Events Calendar

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Victoria Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required when noted.

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Coast Writers
11 AM
 Coast Writers
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11 AMCoast Writers
Victoria Public Library
Coast Writers is a group of adults young and old, for all levels of writers.We come together to share manuscripts and exchange feedback, participate in writing exercise, discuss our writing process, and exchange information on writing craft and market information.Wherever you are in your w...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Monday, Feb. 3, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Baby Time
9:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 9:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Baby Time
10:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Spinning Yarns
5 PM
 Spinning Yarns
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 5 PMSpinning Yarns
Victoria Public Library
Come unwind with us! Join our yarn craft group to learn new tricks and techniques, help each other through difficult parts of patterns, or just come share your purls of wisdom with fellow Crafters. Knitters, Crocheters, and yarn crafters of all experience levels welcome! Please bring ...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Toddler Time
10:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 10:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Brown Bag Book Club
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 Brown Bag Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.Brown Bag Book Club
Victoria Public Library
The first Wednesday of each month, bring your lunch to the library and discuss the book of the month! This is a free event held in the Bronte Room.January 8th - Black Wind by Clive CusslerFebruary 5th - The Gown by Jennifer RobsonMarch 4th - Those Who Save Us by Jenna BlumApril 1st - Love and Ruin b...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Thursday, Feb. 6, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Thursday, Feb. 6, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Family Time
10:30 AM
 Family Time
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 AMFamily Time
Victoria Public Library
For 4 to 5 year olds. Children participate in stories, music, and games that encourage language and social development. Story Time lasts about 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (361) 485-3302. 
STEAM Jr. - Marshmallow Men
4:30 - 6:00 PM
 STEAM Jr. - Marshmallow Men
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:30 - 6:00 PMSTEAM Jr. - Marshmal
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
A STEAM program developed with your pre-schooler in mind! Each program will have a different task appropriate for your child to learn and grow their skills in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.  This month, we’re focusing on engineering and developing our fine motor skills w...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Friday, Feb. 7, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Saturday, Feb. 8, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Monday, Feb. 10, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Genealogy Records at the County Clerks’ Office
5:30 PM
Genealogy Records at the County Clerks’ Office
Monday, Feb. 10, 5:30 PMGenealogy Records at
Victoria Public Library - Bronte Room
Come join Heidi Easley, the Victoria County Clerk, as she teaches us about the types of records and research genealogists can find at the county clerks' office. This event is open to the public. For more information, please contact Doris Obsta at 361-575-4303.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Baby Time
9:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 9:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Baby Time
10:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Block Party
4:30 PM
 Block Party
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:30 PMBlock Party
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Pre-schoolers, toddlers, and their parents/caregivers are invited to participate in our monthly Block Party! Children are able to build, play, and create while using the library’s big block collection.  Appropriate for children 5 and under.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Toddler Time
10:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 10:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Thursday, Feb. 13, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Thursday, Feb. 13, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Family Time
10:30 AM
 Family Time
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 AMFamily Time
Victoria Public Library
For 4 to 5 year olds. Children participate in stories, music, and games that encourage language and social development. Story Time lasts about 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (361) 485-3302. 
Win Your Match Valentine’s Day Competition
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Win Your Match Valentine’s Day Competition
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PMWin Your Match Valen
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come compete against other kids in fun and engaging tests of skill. There will be tasks such as the elusive Marshmallow Toss, the challenging Candy Heart Pickup, and the fast-paced Gumdrop Relay. Join us for these Valentine’s Day activities and take home a sweet treat! This program is FRE...read more
Get Lit
6 PM
 Get Lit
Thursday, Feb. 13, 6 PMGet Lit
Moonshine Drinkery, 103 W Santa Rosa St
The Library's Young Adult Book Club for Not-So-Young Adults.Meet monthly with fellow YA lovers to get lit...erary! While the library can provide the books, your drinks are on you. We meet the second Thursday of every month starting January 9th, at Moonshine Drinkery, 103 W Santa Rosa St.Let'...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Friday, Feb. 14, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Saturday, Feb. 15, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Coast Writers
11 AM
 Coast Writers
Saturday, Feb. 15, 11 AMCoast Writers
Victoria Public Library
Coast Writers is a group of adults young and old, for all levels of writers.We come together to share manuscripts and exchange feedback, participate in writing exercise, discuss our writing process, and exchange information on writing craft and market information.Wherever you are in your w...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Monday, Feb. 17, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Baby Time
9:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 9:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Baby Time
10:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Spinning Yarns
5 PM
 Spinning Yarns
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 5 PMSpinning Yarns
Victoria Public Library
Come unwind with us! Join our yarn craft group to learn new tricks and techniques, help each other through difficult parts of patterns, or just come share your purls of wisdom with fellow Crafters. Knitters, Crocheters, and yarn crafters of all experience levels welcome! Please bring ...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Toddler Time
10:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 10:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Thursday, Feb. 20, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Thursday, Feb. 20, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Family Time
10:30 AM
 Family Time
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 AMFamily Time
Victoria Public Library
For 4 to 5 year olds. Children participate in stories, music, and games that encourage language and social development. Story Time lasts about 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (361) 485-3302. 
Teen Bring Your Own Book Club
4:30 - 6:00 PM
 Teen Bring Your Own Book Club
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:30 - 6:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Each month, choose any book that fits the theme. (This includes graphic novels and audiobooks!) Then, come to the library to talk about what you read. Each meeting we will also have a theme-related bookish craft or STEAM activity.This program is FREE and is open to ALL teens 12-17.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Friday, Feb. 21, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Saturday, Feb. 22, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
VPL’s First Teen Podcast
3 - 4:30 PM
 VPL’s First Teen Podcast
Saturday, Feb. 22, 3 - 4:30 PMVPL’s First Te
Victoria Public Library
What is a podcast?A podcast is a cross between a radio show and an audiobook. Each episode is typically between 30-90 minutes, centering around one topic and sometimes features guest interviews.Podcasts are streamed online or downloaded with apps like Spotify or Podbean.Why a podcast?I am so excited...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Monday, Feb. 24, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Baby Time
9:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
Baby Time
10:30 AM
 Baby Time
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:30 AMBaby Time
Victoria Public Library
Baby Time is for the enjoyment of infants and toddlers up to the age of 2. Lots of lap play, songs, flannel boards and interactive reading are used to engage babies and caregivers and aid in development. For more information please call (361) 485-3302. 
LEGO Lab - Travel the World
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
 LEGO Lab - Travel the World
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PMLEGO Lab - Travel th
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come create something great with the library’s LEGO collection. We provide the LEGOs, you provide the ideas. Use your skills to problem solve challenges and harness your creativity for your own special projects. Let your building and imagination go wild! This month, we will be focusing on...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Toddler Time
10:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 10:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Thursday, Feb. 27, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
Toddler Time
9:30 AM
 Toddler Time
Thursday, Feb. 27, 9:30 AMToddler Time
Victoria Public Library
For walkers up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. Stories, repetitive songs, finger plays, and activities to encourage early language development and social skills. Toddler Time lasts about 30 minutes and is followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (3...read more
Family Time
10:30 AM
 Family Time
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 AMFamily Time
Victoria Public Library
For 4 to 5 year olds. Children participate in stories, music, and games that encourage language and social development. Story Time lasts about 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of free play. Questions? Feel free to call the Info Desk at (361) 485-3302. 
Game On
5:30 PM
 Game On
Thursday, Feb. 27, 5:30 PMGame On
Victoria Public Library
Every last Thursday of the month, VPL is hosting a board game night for adults, ages 18+. Come to our fun, beginner friendly game night where you’ll cheer, groan, and laugh over a sheet of cardboard and a bunch of shiny dice. We have assorted new and classic games to choose from.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Friday, Feb. 28, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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Pick a Pet!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 Pick a Pet!
Saturday, Feb. 29, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Victoria Public Library Children's Department
Come “adopt” your very own pet from the library! Be sure to fill out our questionnaire so we can share everything there is to know about your pet and get a certificate of ownership. This event is free and is open to all ages.
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