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Library Tech Tutor

August 20, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Schedule an appointment for a personal techology tutoring session for any basic questions about using the computer or mobile devices, including downloading e-books from the library. Tutoring sessions are limited to one hour and appointments...

Dallas Lace Society

August 20, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
Forest Green - Auditorium
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions. ...

GIS Series: Open Data Portals for GIS

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Central Library - Hamon Training Room (5th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Hamon Training Room (5th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
GIS (Geographic Information System) is a powerful tool for visualizing information using maps. Nonprofits, businesses, and anyone seeking to know more about the place they live can use GIS to make a variety of data, such as demographic or econom...

Mah-Jong for Adults

August 20, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
North Oak Cliff - Conference Room
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Conference Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Mah-Jong for Adults is a weekly gathering to play Mah-Jong. ...

Computer Tutor

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Call ahead to schedule one-on-one time to work on technology problems you are having. Every Tuesday or Thursday, by appointment only....

Mah Jong

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Fretz Park - Classroom 2
Library Branch: Fretz Park Branch
Room: Fretz Park - Classroom 2
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come play (or learn to play) Chinese Mah Jong with us! ...

Music Classes with Mr. Smith

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space (4th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Outreach
Event Details:
Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith on the fourth floor of the Central Library on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,&...

English Conversation Class

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence, and practice your English in a comfortable group environment.Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you.  English language learners of all levels&nbs...

Knit Wits

August 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come and join a lively group of knitters for knitting and conversation. ...

After school Games & Crafts

August 20, 2019
3:15pm - 4:00pm
Kleberg-Rylie - Auditorium
Library Branch: Kleberg-Rylie Branch
Room: Kleberg-Rylie - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Kids, come to Kleberg Rylie Library afterschool Tuesdays for fun games, and crafts. ...

Supersnack/Recarga Tus Energías con Nutrición

August 20, 2019
3:15pm - 4:00pm
Kleberg-Rylie - In Library
Library Branch: Kleberg-Rylie Branch
Room: Kleberg-Rylie - In Library
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Refuel with a free, nutritious meal provided by Equal Heart. Open to ages 0-18. Meals are made possible through the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program. Recarga tus energías con Nutrición Acercate para una n...

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Prairie Creek - Classroom 2
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 2
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Refuel afterschool with a free, nutritious meal provided by Equal Heart. Open to ages 0-18. Meals are made possible through the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program. Acercate despues de la escuela para una nutriciona...

Crafty Days at Arcadia Park

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Arcadia Park - In Library
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - In Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Elementary aged children are invited to participate in different arts and crafts activities. ...

Afterschool Meals

August 20, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Timberglen - Auditorium
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Auditorium
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Free afterschool meals for children up to 18 years old. Meals must be consumed in the room they are served.  ...

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Refuel afterschool with a free, nutritious meal provided by Equal Heart. Open to ages 0-18. Meals are made possible through the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program.   Acercate despues de la escuela...

AFTERSCHOOL SUPERSNACK/RECARGA TUS ENERGÍAS CON NUTRICIÓN

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Classroom B
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Refuel afterschool with a free, nutritious meal provided by Equal Heart. Open to ages 0-18. Meals are made possible through the Texas Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program. Acercate despues de la escuela para una nutriciona...

Crafternoon

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Park Forest - Auditorium
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join Miss Molly for an hour of crafting fun!...

1-on-1 Computer Help/1 a 1 Ayuda con Computadoras

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Forest Green - In Library
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Reserve an appointment with one of our librarians for one on one computer assistance. Get help with: Using online library materials Using laptops and mobile devices Filling out job applications and creating resumés  Setting up a...

Adult Reading Tutoring

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Central Library - Triangle Area (1st Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Triangle Area (1st Floor)
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development

Basic Computer Class for Adults

August 20, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Prairie Creek - Computer Area
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Do you ever wonder what a desktop is, or a mouse in computer language?  Join us and learn how to perform a search on the internet, improve your typing skills, type out a word document, and much more!...

Afterschool on the Hill

August 20, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Highland Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Classroom B
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Play a game, make some art, or something else fun after school! All are welcome and materials will be provided. ...

Microsoft Word

August 20, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Central Library - Gates Training Room (L1)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Gates Training Room (L1)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Featured, Technology
Event Details:
Join this 8-week hands-on and interactive instructor-led course as we utilize Microsoft Word to solve real-world business problems. We will explore Microsoft Word through a series of mini projects/assignments that covers the following functional area...

Town Hall Meeting

August 20, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Bishop Larry Mcgriff Auditorium
Library Branch: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch
Room: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Bishop Larry Mcgriff Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement

Family Hour

August 20, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Dallas West - Children's Area
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come spend some time at the library as a family. Enjoy a story, songs, and craft activities. This program is open to families with children of all ages.  ...

FAMILY NIGHT: SODA & BOARD GAMES

August 20, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Hampton-Illinois - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Time to change it up! Play a board game that's NOT your standard Monopoly and have a soda that's NOT your standard flavor. Have fun playing and try something new!  ...

New Movie Tuesday

August 20, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Against the wishes of trainer Rocky Balboa, Apollo's son Adonis Johnson accepts a challenge from Drago's son -- another dangerous fighter. Now, Johnson and Balboa must confront their shared legacy as the past comes back to haunt each man. Light re...

GED Class provided by the Wilkinson Center

August 20, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Polk-Wisdom - Classroom B
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Classroom B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
Ready to work towards obtaining your GED? Register for Free GED Preparation Classes provided by the Wilkinson Center.   ...