100 E Washington St, Burnet Texas 78611
Burnet County Library System, serving an area of 34,000 residents, has a collection of 84,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 5,400 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 5,000 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 15 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 4 branch libraries. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $81,000. Patrons make 140,000 visits annually, and check out materials 280,000 times. Twenty-two percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Copperas Cove) Copperas Cove Public Library
(Killeen) Killeen Public Library
(Lampasas) Lampasas Public Library
05/25 Coming to The Burnet area
Wild Hog Festival and Craft Fair Sabinal TX March22-24 The annual World Championship Wild Hog Catching Contest features a two-person team chasing a wild hog in a pen, capturing the hog, placing it in a burlap sack and crossing the finish line in the fastest time.
Paluxy River Spring Bluegrass Festival Glen Rose TX April4-6 Live entertainment in historic Oakdale Park.
Old Settlers Music Festival Driftwood TX April18-21 Central Texas' signature music event featuring Grammy-winning Americana, arts and craft, camping, food, and libations.
Austin Yoga Conference Austin TX May11-12 Mehtab, Kyra Haglund, Charlotte Matsumura, and Gioconda are among the master yoga teachers who will appear at the Austin Yoga Conference.
Cactus Pear Music Festival San Antonio TX July5-15 A classical music festival inspired by the cactus pear margarita.