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Awesome Occupations, learn about a different exciting career each month at the library
Interested in video game design? This month, meet game designer Wilson Villegas at the Pflugerville Public Library on Tuesday, October 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Villegas got his start in the industry as quality assurance for Twisted Pixel, testing zany titles like Ms. Splosion Man. He worked on mobile games as a Game Designer for Team Chaos. He released a narrative driven adventure game for free on Steam called Port of Call, an independent project he led as game designer and writer. He now works in Austin as a level designer on an unannounced title at QC Games. Ages 10 and up are welcome to attend Awesome Occupations.
Hot Sauce Tasting with Stellar Sauces
The end of summer is hot sauce time! Come to the library on Thursday, October 6 for an intro to hot sauce with Chris Johnson of Stellar Sauces. Chris will walk attendees through the hot sauce making process. Enjoy a pfull tasting with snacks and drinks. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. Anyone 18 and up may attend.
Learn how to code at the Girls Who Code Club
Explore coding in a pfun and pfriendly way with the Girls Who Code Club a national program sponsored by the Friends of the Pflugerville Library. The club is for students in grades 9 through 12 and will meet weekly at the Pflugerville Public Library on Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The first session is on Wednesday, October 5. One-time registration is required. Students in grades 9 through 12 can email firstname.lastname@example.org for registration information. Girls and boys are encouraged to register for this club.
Renew senior activity club memberships
Senior Activity Club memberships expire on September 30, 2016. Renew your annual membership starting on October 1 at the Recreation Center, 400 Immanuel Road. New members are always welcome. Fees are just $3 per year for residents or $5 per couple. Non-residents pay an annual fee of $5 per person or $7 per couple. Activities include classes, games and day trips and overnight excursions. For more information, call 512-990-6350 or viewwww.pfseniors.com.
Adult Coloring Club - Enjoy therapeutic coloring and meet new friends at the Pflugerville Public Library Adult Coloring Club on Monday, October 3 at 2 p.m. Coloring pencils and sheets are provided but you can bring your own coloring book. Anyone 18 and up may attend. This club will meet the first Monday of each month at 2 p.m.
Splash Pad to close- The Falcon Pointe Splash Pad closes for the season with the last day of splash play on Sunday, October 2.
Special Guest at Kids Crafternoon - On Thursday, October 6, Austin Jr. Miss Juneteenth Queen Corinn Oliver will come to Kids Crafternoon at the library to help children make pumpkins out of pipe cleaners and beads. Ages 5 to 8 are welcome. Materials available while supplies last.
Star Wars Reads Day on October 8 - Celebrate the 4th annual Star Wars Reads Day at the Pflugerville Public Library! Enjoy crafts and games for all ages, including DIY light sabers, BB-8 magnets, video games, a sewing craft and more. Plus, take a photo with a Stormtrooper. All ages are welcome. For more information visit pflugervilletx.gov/swrd
November's Pfall Pfest Craft Show vendors - Interested in participating in the juried arts and craft show on Saturday, November 19? The first round of jury judging is September 22. Spots are limited to 36 vendors. Sign up today at www.pflugervilletx.gov/pfallpfest.
Legend: B&C – Board & Commissions; P&R – Parks & Recreation; L – Library; PD – Police; O - Other
October 9 - Teen Escape Room at the library - Find yourself inside a good mystery. Each team of 2 to 5 players will have up to 15 minutes to solve a series of riddles and clues and find the key to escape the room. You can come as part of a team or be assigned to a team when you arrive. Board games will be available for you to play while you wait for your turn. Onsite team registration begins at 1 p.m. at the library. Ages 12 through 18 are welcome to participate.