505 Water St, Kerrville Texas 78028
Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library, serving an area of 44,000 residents, has a collection of 140,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 2,400 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 2,000 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 13 employees, of whom 5 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and one branch library. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $132,000. Patrons make 147,000 visits annually, and check out materials 220,000 times. Twenty-eight percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Bandera) Bandera County Library
(Boerne) Boerne Public Library
(Kerrville) Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library
(Kendalia) Kendalia Public Library
(Fredericksburg) Pioneer Memorial Library
(Schertz) Schertz Public Library
06/30 Coming to The Kerrville 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.
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.