Hours and location
Lomas Tramway Library
|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.|
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.
Route # 11 Lomas. Plan your trip here.
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.
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 Saturdays for one-on-one TLC about your computer questions.
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.
*Please note: Computer classes will be on break until September.
The Master Gardeners will be at the Lomas Tramway Library from 10:00 am-3:00 pm the second and fourth Saturday of each month April through August.
Bring your gardening questions and talk to the experts. It's free!
For help at other times: call their help line at 292-7144 or 243-1386. (7 days a week from 9:30 am-2:30 pm)
Lomas Tramway Library
Summer Reading: Spark a Reaction: Read!
Summer Reading ends July 25. Please bring in all readling logs and reading cards by 6:00 pm July 25.
The Adult, Tween and Teen Grand Prize Drawings will take place the week after Summer Reading ends, and the winners will be called.
Do you have comments about Summer Reading? Help us plan for next year! Please fill out the online survey on the Summer Reading Page!
Music by the Mountain: Pegie Douglas
Tuesday, August 12 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Join us at the Lomas Tramway Library for a free concert!
Pegie Douglas will perform the music of Badger Clark, Cowboy Poet of the Black Hills of North Dakota.
It's fun for all ages! For more information, please call 291-6295.
Eating for Your Health
Eating for Your Health: a FREE community-based health presentation by Susan Clair, MCRP/MPA Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition
Wednesday, July 23 5:30 pm-7:00 pm; to be repeated on Thursday, July 31 2:00 pm-3:30 pm
The presentation will cover:
- Elements of a Healthy Lifestyle
- Plant-Based & Animal Proteins
- Organic & Conventional Foods
- Antioxidants & Systemic Alkalinity
- Health Benefits of Herbs & Spices
- Fats & Sweeteners
For more information, contact Susan Clair: 505.281.9888 or 505.321.8649; email@example.com
Every Child Ready to Read Family Storytime
Summer Family Storytime at Lomas Tramway Library
June 5-July 31 : Every Thursday at 10:30 am
All ages are welcome to enjoy books, rhymes and movement activities!
No registration required.
Groups of 5 or more, please call 291-6295. Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult.
Every Child Ready to Read @ Your Library is a program of the Public Library Association and the Association for Library Service to Children, divisions of the American Library Association. Every Child Ready to Read @ Your Library is a registered trademark and is used with permission.
New 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.
Each month we highlight one of our most popular eResources. You can find a complete list on our eResources page.
The Lomas Tramway Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month, 2:00-3:00 pm
New members are always welcome!
August 6 The Silver Star: a novel by Jeannette Walls
September 3 The Shoemaker's Wife: a novel by Adriana Trigiani
October 1 The Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston, with Mario Spezi
November 5 The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
December 3 Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
For more information, please call 291-6295.
Read to the Dogs
Read to the Dogs:
On the third Saturday of every month from 1:00 pm-3:00 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.
Saturday, July 26 4:00 pm
This month we will be watching Walt Disney's The Jungle Book! Rated G
Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult. Please call 291-6295 for more information.
We are a Fiction to Go location!
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!