Upcoming Adult Programs

Our primary goal of the Sekula Memorial Library is to provide free resources for information, education and recreation that will enrich and enhance the lives and minds of our community. 

For more information please contact the library at (956) 383-6246.

Friday, March 1, 2019

  • Festiba Community Day
    6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. – Edinburg City Hall Courtyard

    FESTIBA Community Day is done in conjunction with the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Each year the City of Edinburg and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valle, come together to celebrate books and arts, and the diversity within our wonderful community. The Event is free and open to the public.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

  • Sunday Movies at the Library – The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
    2:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Young Clara needs a magical, one-of-a-kind key to unlock a box that contains a priceless gift. A golden thread leads her to the coveted key, but it soon disappears into a strange and mysterious parallel world. In that world, she meets a soldier named Phillip, a group of mice and the regents who preside over three realms. Clara and Phillip must now enter a fourth realm to retrieve the key and restore harmony to the unstable land.

Monday, March 4, 2019

  • Basic Vehicle Maintenance
    6:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Learn how to check your vehicles fluids, oil, tires, windshield, and other basic car maintenance. 
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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

  • Embroidery Class
    5:30 P.M. – Library Tech Room

    Learn the art of embroidery. Come and learn about basic stitching and creating your own embroidery projects. Instructed by Raquel Franco Zesati.  (Registration Required – Limited Space)
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Thursday, March 7, 2019

  • Dusty’s Crafters – Tea Cup Table Centerpiece
    10:00 A.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Dusty’s Crafters will learn how to turn those unused coffee cups into beautiful table centerpieces. Exercise your creativity and keep your brain sharp. Crafting can also improve your mood and make you happier…  (Registration Required – Limited Space)

Thursday, March 7, 2019

  • Scholars for Life Speaker Series
    6:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Before it became the Republic of Texas in 1836, the state of Coahuila and Tejas underwent a bloody revolution. The "Runaway Scrape" denotes a particularly dire period for the Texas revolutionaries and their families. In her talk, Dr. Linda English will focus on how the Runaway Scrape posed challenges to conventional notions of gender—for both women and men—in the early months of 1836.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

  • Roles Reversed! Children Takin Care of Their Aging Parents
    2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. – Library Tech Room

    The Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library invites the public to our upcoming presentation: Roles Reversed! Children Taking Care of Their Aging Parents.  Guest speaker will be Veronica Alegria, Benefits Counselor from LRGV Development Council Area Agency on Aging.
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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

  • Embroidery Class 
    5:30 P.M. – Library Tech Room

    Learn the art of embroidery. Come and learn about basic stitching and creating your own embroidery projects. Instructed by Raquel Franco Zesati.  (Registration Required – Limited Space)

 Wednesday, March 13, 2019 

  • Call of Duty WWII Tournament 
    6:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Attention Gamers! Take part in our 1st Call of Duty WWII Tournament.  This is a 1v1 tournament – so bring a friend for a chance to win the grand prize! Ages 13 & Up.
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Friday, March 15, 2019

  • Poetry Night
    6:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room
    Join us for a special Night of Poetry and Music. The night’s featured guest and emcee will be author and poet Julieta Corpus. Other poets and writers featured throughout the night include Anne Estevis, Ruth Poole, Nely Gonzalez, Mark Esperanza, Anthony Ripp, Rolando Serna, Marlene Guerrero, and Martha Alicia Pavon. Manny Carrizales and Isai Charles will be playing during the evening. 
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Friday, March 15 – Saturday, March 16, 2019

  • Artrageous – Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance
  • March15 – 5:30 P.M. – 8: 30 P.M.
  • March 16 – 10:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.
  • ARTRAGEOUS is an annual juried indoor Art Show sponsored by the Edinburg   Arts Foundation to promote the artworks of some of the top artists in the region,     and to raise funds for the building of a new Center for the Arts and Culture of South Texas in the city of Edinburg, TX.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

  • Sunday Movies at the Library – Ralph Breaks the Internet
    2:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Video game bad guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz must risk it all by travelling for the World Wide Web in search of a replacement part to save Vanellope’s video game, “Sugar Rush.” 

Monday, March 18, 2019

  • Spring Lantern with Butterflies
    6:00 P.M. – Library Meeting Room

    Just in time for Spring! Expand your arts & crafts skills at the Sekula Memorial Library. Decorate your paper lantern using tissue paper butterflies! (Registration Required – Limited Space)
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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

  • Cookie Decorating Class - Spanish Class
    1:00 P.M. – Library Tech Room

    Interested in learning a new skill?  Check out the library’s cookie decorating class.  Learn how to make your very own cookies and techniques on how to decorate them. (Registration Required – Limited Space)
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