Upcoming Events

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KraftyKids

August 18, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy. ...

Yoga

August 18, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Therapeutic yoga focused on exploring one's own body. This class, taught by Mara Black, includes props for stretching as well as for instructions and suggestions for strengthening and increasing mobility. No yoga knowledge is necessary. ...

130 Productions Readers Theater

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature

Science Sunday Catapults

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Children's Center Craft Area (2nd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Children's Center Craft Area (2nd Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Explore the physics behind how catapults work and then try your hand at creating a couple of different catapults yourself! Recommended for ages 5 and up. ...

Film screening: "The Monster Squad"

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
You know who to call when you have ghosts. But who do you call when you have monsters? Find out the answer in this 1987 horror/comedy cult classic. MPAA rating PG-13. ...

Altered Art with the Artist VET

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Registration
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Join us in creating something extraordinary combining techniques in collage, de-collage, assemblage and embellishments. Altering objects allows you to modify the dimensions of art in various degrees of texture, color and visual complexity. In this wo...

Artist Demonstration - Heather Marinello

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Featured artist Heather Marinello is exhibiting at the Dallas Public Library and she'll be demonstrating/teaching how she makes her art! ...

Celebrate Eid al-Adha

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - O’Hara Hall (7th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - O’Hara Hall (7th Floor)
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Celebrate Eid al-Adha with the Islamic Circle of North America and the library! Learn more about the Festival of the Sacrifice, hajj, and other Islamic customs. Get a henna tattoo, an Arabic calligraphy bookmark, and learn more about the hijab; cr...

Chess Club

August 18, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - In Library
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - In Library
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Chess players of all ages and experience levels, as well as non-chess players who want to learn how to play the game, are invited to meet at Renner Frankford's chess club! Chess sets will be available for fun games, and chess lessons and puzzles will...

Tai Chi Fundamentals

August 18, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Pracicing Tai provides a journey to your good health. It provides a way to gain and perfect strength, balance, stamina, and mindfulness. It helps to relieve pain, stress, and arthritis and inspires confidence. ...
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Bond with your baby while getting a 20-minute workout! This low-impact, mommy-and-me dance class is led by fitness enthusiast Kasa, founder of afrikoPOP. For caregivers with infants up to 12 months old. Don't forget your baby carrier! Th...

Workforce Services

August 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Pleasant Grove - Lobby
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Lobby
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Representative from Greater Dallas Workforce Services, providing information and job-seeking assistance. ...

Baby Basics Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.   ...

Baby Basics Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Central Library - Kahn Pavilion (2nd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Kahn Pavilion (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. ...

Baby Basics Storytime

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months ...

Personal Safety Awareness Tips

August 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Preventing crime is often simple as realizing that it can happen to you and taking basic precautions to prevent it. Learn some personal safety awareness tips from Dallas Police Department staff and help to create a safe community. ...

Preschool Storytime

August 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Skyline - Children's Area
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:  3 - 6 years old ...

Spanish Storytime (Hora de Cuentos)

August 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Park Forest - Auditorium
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor...

Basic Computer Skills 101

August 19, 2019
11:00am - 12:30pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
Event Details:
Learn the basics of using a computer in our Basic Computer Skills 101 course. This program will run for four weeks with each week focusing on a specific topic. Week 1 - computer types, hardware, and software Week 2 - mouse and keyboard ski...

Silver Pride Coffee & Convo

August 19, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
The Silver Pride Project was created to support and meet the growing needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered (LGBT) and allied senior community in the DFW area through outreach and programming delivered with knowledge, sensitivity, and pri...

Tai Chi Classes

August 19, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
Skyline - Auditorium
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Auditorium
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Have fun learning the Tai Chi Fundamentals, Tai Chi for Arthritis, The 24 Form & Qi Gong.   All are welcomed!!  The classes are free!!!! ...

Baby Basics Storytime

August 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months ...

Computer One-On-One

August 19, 2019
12:00pm - 6:00pm
Lochwood - Computer Area
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Need help with technology! We can help! Register for an one hour session with one of our helpful, professional staff members!Please, register at least 24 hours in advance by calling or coming into Lochwood Branch Library....

Baby Basics Storytime

August 19, 2019
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.   ...

Tai Chi Class- Basic Fundamentals

August 19, 2019
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Learn the basic fundamentals of Tai Chi in a relaxing environment.  Join us in the Prairie Creek Auditorium on Mondays and Fridays, from 1:30pm - 2:15pm,  for FREE Tai Chi classes. ...

Aging Mastery Program

August 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Registration
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Aging Mastery is a 10 session workshop held twice a week for 5 weeks. Classes are 90 minutes long. There are 10 different topics related to aging: Navigating Longer Lives, Exercise and You, Sleep, Healthy Eating and Hydration, Healthy Relationsh...

A Matter of Balance

August 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
A Matter of Balance ...