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A branch of the Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Library
Last Updated: Oct 1, 2014 URL: http://abclibrary.org/lomastramway Print Guide Email Alerts

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  Lomas Tramway

Lomas Tramway Library

908 Eastridge NE 
Albuquerque, NM 87123
505-291-6295
lomastramway@cabq.gov
Kathy Hunt, Library Branch Manager

Hours:

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday Closed


Directions

The Lomas Tramway Library is located on the southwest corner of Lomas Blvd and Tramway Blvd.  Note that there is no access from Tramway. The parking lot entrance is on Eastridge Drive, which runs parallel to Tramway.

By Bus:

Route # 11 Lomas. Plan your trip here.

By Car:

Freeway directions from I-40:
Take I-40 to the Tramway exit and proceed northbound to Lomas. Make a left on to Lomas from Tramway and then follow the surface street directions to the parking lot entrance on Eastridge.
Surface Street Directions heading West from Tramway on Lomas:
Drive past the library and turn left on Pawnee Street. Turn left on Fruit Avenue, then right on Eastridge and left into the parking lot.
Surface Street Directions heading on Lomas from Juan Tabo:
Turn right on Eastridge, and then left into the parking lot.

 

Community Meeting Room

Lomas Tramway has one meeting room available to reserve. It is intended for meetings of 5 to 35 people.  Policy, rules and required forms may be found at Meeting and Study Rooms, as well as a listing of others available at other branches. 

Check availability and book the community meeting room here.

 

Flu Shots & Diabetes Screenings

UNM College of Pharmacy

Flu Shots & Diabetes Screenings FREE @ your library!  Brought to you by the UNM College of Pharmacy.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 

10:30 am-12:30 pm

Vaccinations are one the most effective ways to avoid acquiring influenza.  The CDC recommends vaccinations for everyone over the age of six months.

Early screening of type 2 Diabetes may help people avoid the more serious complications of this disease, including chronic hyperglycemia that's associated with long-term damage of the eyes, kidneys, nerves, heart, and blood vessels.

 

So You Want to Volunteer?

Saturday, October 25

 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

So you want to volunteer?  Where do you start?  Start right where you are.  What do you enjoy?  How much time can you give?

There are 1,961 charitable organizations in Albuquerque with plenty of opportunities for you to help.  If you are interested in using your talents, then come to this FREE presentation to get your questions answered and find out how to link with an opportunity.

When all else fails, call the Community Link ABQ Volunteer Hotline (505)319-8845 and talk to someone.

To volunteer, YOU have to take the initiative.  Thanks for helping.

 

Computer Classes

Computer Class    

Computer confusion?

Computers are wonderful things and, when you can get your head around them, you will see why they have made such a tremendous impact on society and culture. They make so many more things possible and will save you time when you can avoid the pitfalls that come with technological confusion.

Join Kathy at Lomas Tramway Library on Thursdays at 9:00 am for one-on-one TLC about your computer questions. *Computer classes will be on a break in October.

Please sign up at the information desk or call 291-6295.  Please state the problem you wish to get help with, your phone number, and your preferred date.  Please bring your library card with you.

 

Lomas Tramway Library

Lomas Tramway

 

Printable Events Calendar

 

Helping Hoarders Workshop

book cover Tuesday, October 28th   6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Is there a hoarder in your life?  Come to a free "Helping Hoarders Workshop" at the Lomas Tramway Library.

Learn:

  • About hoarding-what it is, and what it isn't
  • How to maintain a relationship with the hoarder
  • How to help a hoarder-what works and what doesn't

Presented by Katherine D. Anderson, CPO-CD

 

Kids' Craft

Halloween NightlightsWednesday, October 15 at 11:00 am

AND Saturday, October 18 at 3:00 pm

Halloween Nightlights!   Come make a pumpkin or ghost light out of a baby food jar.  You can use these as an outdoor light, on the dinner table, or in a child's bedroom as a nightlight.

Fun for kids of all ages.  Groups of 5 or more, please call 291-6295.

Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Storytimes

Two storytimes each week!  September 4 through December 19, 2014

(No storytimes Nov. 27 and 28)

Thursdays at 10:30 am   Preschool Storytime for ages 3 to 5     Children are welcome to enjoy books, rhymes, music and movement activities.

Fridays at 10:30 am   Baby Storytime for ages 0 to 2     Join us for stories, songs and bouncy rhymes that your baby will love!

                                                                            

No registration required.

Groups of 5 or more, please call 291-6295.  Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

 reading to baby

 

New Puppet Theater

puppet theater Keeker Corner: The Lomas Tramway Library has received a wonderful new puppet theater and many puppets.  The money for these was donated by these Four Hills Groups:  The Evening Book Club, The Bridge Club, the Ladies' Bridge Club, and the Gourmet Club.  This donation was made in loving memory of Ann Keeker.  Previously, the same groups donated money for 2 rocking chairs, in memory of Maury Keeker.

We are so grateful to these groups.

Featured Resources

Each month we highlight one of our most popular eResources. You can find a complete list on our eResources page.

  • ConsumerReports.org

    Consumer Reports offer ratings and reviews, recommendations and buying advice for thousands of products and services, as well as in-depth advice, tips and trends written by Consumer Reports experts.
 

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Book Club

The Lomas Tramway Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month, 2:00-3:00 pm

New members are always welcome!

Next meeting:   

November 5   The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

 

Future title:

December 3   Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach

For more information, please call 291-6295.

 

Read to the Dogs

Buster 

Read to the Dogs:  now twice a month!

Wednesday, October 15  at 3:30 pm AND Saturday, October 18th at 1:00 pm. 

For children of all ages: read to a therapy dog!  This is a great way to practice your reading in a fun, relaxing atmosphere.

No registration required.  For more information, please call 291-6295.

 

Family Movie

 Haunted Mansion

 Family Movie

Saturday, October 25  4:00 pm

This month we will be watching The Haunted Mansion!  Rated PG   

Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult.  Please call 291-6295 for more information.

Ask Us!

 

We are a Fiction to Go location!

Fiction To Go Logo 

What is Fiction to Go? The Friends for the Public Library sells slightly used, recently published fiction titles for $2 for hardbacks and $1 for paperbacks. Like all funds that our Friends receive, all proceeds from Fiction to Go sales benefit the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Libraries!

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