This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Senior Coffee Club

9:00am - 10:00am
Required
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Outreach
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In this era of social distancing, community connections between one another have become more important than ever. Senior Coffee Club meets every Thursday morning at 9:00 am on Zoom to share stories, jokes, conv...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Language Class

10:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Conference Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start anytime. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Study Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Trained Health care navigators will assist you with selecting and enrolling in a health insurance program through the health insurance marketplace.  If you are preparing to enroll in a program, use the Marketplace checklist to collect the requir...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - In Library
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
J Baby programming focuses on nurturing relationships, creating friendships, strengthening the bond between parent and baby, and fosters NEW parents' growth, knowledge, and wellness. Get comfy, socialize, and learn with us! Baby Day events will be...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Bilingual Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Vickery Park Branch
Room: Vickery Park - Multi-Purpose Space
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under. ¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy, Outreach
Event Details:
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old ...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Visit the Pleasant Grove branch every Thursday morning at 10:30 am for Bilingual/Spanish Storytime! Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish and English to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under ¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en espa...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
  - How to Access Your Credit Report from the Three Credit Agencies - Most Important (5) Components Behind a Good Credit Score - Types of Credit Inquiries - Loan Products to Build Credit History - Fraud Alerts/Credit Freeze - C...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Join us the third Thursday each month for a craft specifically for our Pre-K crowd!   Candy corn is for more than just eating, it's for art too! Today we'll be using candy corn to make some fun fall flowers.   Recommended for ag...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old. ...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Computer Tutor

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Call ahead to schedule one-on-one time to work on basic technology problems you are having. Thursdays & Saturdays, by appointment only. ...
Reservation

Medicare 101 - Educational Course!

11:00am - 12:00pm
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Purpose of Meeting
I provide complementary and open-to-the-public education on Medicare benefits to my local community. I have been in the financial education business for nearly 20 years and have a passion for helping my community understand their rights and benefits ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Workforce Solutions

11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Classroom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Career & Training Services. Meet with a Workforce Team Member to discuss career and training opportunities geared towards gainful employment. Job skills enhancement may lead to increased wages and self-sufficiency. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Language Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start anytime. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Language Class

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch
Room: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start anytime. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Room: Martin Luther King, Jr. - Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Economic/Workforce Development
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
Join AIDS Walk South Dallas every 3rd Thursday for a conversation with providers and consumers to explore effective ways to improve the South Dallas community and the quality of life for people impacted by HIV/AIDS. Lunch will be provided.   ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
Free adult high school equivalency and career readiness preparation class with the Wilkinson Center. Register here: http://cutt.ly/newclient For more information about the Wilkinson Center visit: www.wilkinsoncenter.org ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Trained Health Care Navigators will be available to assist you in selecting and enrolling in a health insurance program through the Health Insurance Marketplace. If you are preparing to enroll in a program, use the Marketplace Checklist to collect th...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Patience Afolabie

11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Study Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Cancelled

Earth Day Every Day! - City of Dallas CECAP

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Join Pharr Andrews, Senior Climate Coordinator for the City of Dallas and the Office of Environmental Quality and Sustainability as she brings us up-to-speed on the Comprehensive Environmental Climate Action Plan (CECAP), the accomplishments during t...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Board Game Hangout

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Room: Martin Luther King, Jr. - In Library
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Play board games with the staff, your friends or maybe someone new! We have a variety of board games like Uno, Scrabble, Chess, Jenga and much more. You can also bring your favorite games! No registration or library card required.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Classroom C (6th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.    ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Kleberg-Rylie Branch
Room: Kleberg-Rylie - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Coffee and Conversation

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Community Exchange (1st Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Outreach
Event Details:
Join the H.E.L.P. Desk team and the Dallas Public Library for coffee, snacks, and a whole lot of conversation. Conversations range from informal discussions to topical discussions led by guests.   This program is sponsored by the Friends o...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A&B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Representatives from the MODSS (Medical Outreach Diversion & Social Support) Program of the Dallas Fire Department will present topics from a medical perspective such as first aid, preventing drowning, falls, and choking, and harm caused by ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start anytime. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Lobby
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Yvette Riquelme from Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas is here to showcase countless job opportunities, upcoming hiring events, trainings, job readiness workshops and more. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start anytime. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Computer Help

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Room: Martin Luther King, Jr. - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
1 on 1 dedicated computer help with a staff member from the Dallas Public Library. We can help you with your computer skills, accessing social services, connectivity, job applications, creating a resume and more.     ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Computer Help

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Required
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
1 on 1 dedicated computer help with a staff member from the Dallas Public Library. We can help you with your computer skills, accessing social services, job applications, creating a resume, device issues and more. Please register to reserve a time sl...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

After School Games!

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Group Games! Board Games!  Game time is the perfect way to spend your downtime after school at Hampton Illinois Library! ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join us for a creative after-school activity! Today we are making colorful sun catchers in the shape of fall leaves. Hang them in a window and watch them glow! Ages 6 and up ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - In Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with us as we each make Rattle Drums modeled after the drums used by the Navajo Native American Tribe. We will also learn about the rattle drum and its use by native peoples through out the centuries. This ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
Cancelled

Tails and Tales: Read to Therapy Dogs

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Children's Area
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Therapy dogs are coming to the library! Grab a book and practice reading aloud with a therapeutic furry friend. Books and reading materials will be available for participants to choose from, but you are also welcome to bring your own items. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch
Room: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Help celebrate World Kindness Day and express your own creative mind by painting on rocks! Rocks and paint materials will be included. Program Made Possible by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Bluebonnet Book Club

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Required
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Featured, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Bluebonnet Book Club is back! Meetings will be held the 3rd Thursday of each month through February. The 5 books to be read were chosen in August at the kick-off meeting.   Read 5 then Decide!   Each month will feature a differ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Visit the Pleasant Grove branch every Thursday from 4:30 - 5:30pm for a different after school craft for kids! This week, color your own custom place setting for Turkey Day to mark your spot at the table!   This program is provided by t...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Fall Buttons!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
We're bringing out the button maker for fall themed buttons! Create your own design or use a premade template to make a button for yourself or give to a friend! ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month and  learn about the symbolism of rattles used by Native Americans and how  they are used to help keep rhythm during tribal dances and ceremonies.  Then make your own rattle! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

DIY Sock Pumpkin

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Auditorium
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Get cozy this fall, and what better way than to upcycle some socks and make a cozy sock pumpkin! Fill it with rice and make it a little heating pad or stuffing a create a cute fall decor with this sock pumpkin craft. No registration needed, come o...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Come Write In! NaNoWriMo

4:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Skillman Southwestern Branch
Room: Skillman Southwestern - Study Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Need motivation to work on your NaNoWriMo submission or you next book? Then come in and join other writers every Wednesday during the month of November so that we can all work together or separately! We will be provide you with a calm productive s...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Sing-a-Long Movie Night

4:45pm - 7:00pm
Required
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
Join us for a lovely family movie night! We will be watching and singing Into the Woods. This is geared toward whole families and we will be spreading out in our auditorium. Please bring snacks and blankets or floor cushions to stay comfy while wa...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Movie Time

5:00pm - 6:45pm
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 2
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join us every Thursday for our Movie Night. Everyone is welcome. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch
Room: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Bishop Larry Mcgriff Auditorium
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come join our Cooking Matters series presented by the North Texas Food Bank! Week 2: Hack your snack! This session will share tips for saving time when buying and preparing healthy snacks, practicing making healthy, homemade snacks, reading foo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Mystery Book Club

5:45pm - 6:45pm
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Do you love a good mystery? Would you like to share your love of mysteries with others? Join the Audelia Road Branch's Mystery Book Club which meets every 3rd Thursday of the month to discuss a predetermined book. This month's book is: ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Classroom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Español
Event Details:
Una hora informal de Ingles conversational con un group amigable.  El programa es gratis y abierto al público. No es necesario registrarse. Se recomiendan máscaras y el distanciamiento social.    Join us for this fun and casua...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Fretz Park Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Fretz Park Branch
Room: Fretz Park - Classroom 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Fretz Park Community... lets meet over a good book.    Fretz Park Book Club meets once a month on Thursday at 6:00pm. Lets discuss opinions, themes and favorite chapters about the book posted below.    This month: Gods...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Community Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Outreach
Event Details:
Join Dallas Public Library Genealogy Specialist Mic Barnette for Dallas Genealogical Society's bimonthly DNA Special Interest Group meeting. Explore the use of DNA as a genealogical tool and learn about how to incorporate current DNA testing strategi...