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This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Community Events
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Looking for something spooky to do this month? Check out the haunted happenings at Dallas Public Library. Halloween Slime Friday, October 4, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Highland Hills Branch Boo-gi-uh! Saturday, October 5, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Pa...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Community Events
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Join the community read of Into the Beautiful North, by Luis Alberto Urrea, a story about a besieged Mexican village without any men and a group of young women who go to the United States looking for defenders, learning truths about themsel...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

StoryCorps Mobile Stop

All Day10/15 - 11/13
North Oak Cliff - Parking Lot
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Parking Lot
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
StoryCorps is bringing its mobile recording trailer to Dallas Public Library. StoryCorps gives people of all backgrounds, typically two at a time, the opportunity to record meaningful conversations and archives the recordings at the Library of Con...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Community Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Work with neighbors, family or friends to pack backpacks with winter supplies for our homeless neighbors to help them stay warm. See the attached documents for a list of items to be collected. For more information visit our Homeless Engagement and Le...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Dallas County Elections - Constitutional Amendment Early Voting

All Day10/21 - 11/1
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch
Room: Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Early Voiting for the Constitutional Amendment....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Creative Spaces- Story Center- Open Space Hours

October 23, 2019
4:00pm - 7:30pm
Central Library - The Story Center (3rd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - The Story Center (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Creative Space open hours are a time when spaces will be open for customers to walk-in and use equipment on a first come/first serve basis. A staff member will be available to assist customers with any questions they have about available equipment.&n...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Oak Lawn Cinema

October 23, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Enjoy a free movie and refreshment. Titles suitable for teens and adults. Snacks & refreshments provided by the Oak Lawn Library Friends. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Classes Hosted by the Wilkinson Center

October 23, 2019
5:45pm - 7:45pm
Pleasant Grove - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
GED classes are offered by the Wilkinson Center. For more information please call the Wilkinson Center at 214-821-6380, Ext. 391. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

How to Start Your Genealogy

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Central Library - In Library (8th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - In Library (8th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Step-by-step instruction on starting your genealogy by setting reasonable goals; creating an online tree; and navigating popular genealogical websites. The class will be mostly computer-based instruction, so register for a library computer or br...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Tarot for Beginners

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Learn how to start reading tarot cards the easy way. Create your own cards and read you friend's fortune. Attendees will be given basic information on how to start and will practice in groups. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Basics of Genealogy

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Park Forest - Auditorium
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Join Gloria Patterson to explore who you are and where you come from. Bring a pencil and paper and a lot of curiosity!  There will be refreshments. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Class

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Timberglen - Classroom
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Classroom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes for Level 1 students. Registration and placement test are required. All are welcome!  Clases gratis de inglés de nivel 1. Se necesita inscribir y tomar una prueba de nivel ¡Todos son bienveni...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Class

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Timberglen - Auditorium
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Registration and placement test are required. All are welcome!  Clases gratis de inglés. Se necesita inscribir y tomar una prueba de nivel ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Bonnie and Clyde: The Making of a Legend

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Audelia Road - Auditorium
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Join the Audelia Road Library Friends for their annual meeting with special guest Karen Blumenthal. Karen Blumenthal is an award-winning author of nonfiction books for young people, including Bonnie and Clyde: The Making of a Legend. Karen will...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Clases de GED en Español

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
Usted está invitado a asistir a clases gratuitas de preparación para el GED en la Biblioteca de Bachman Lake. Puede registrarse en clase, y no se requiere identificación. Para obtener más información, contáctenos al 214-671-8291 o adultlearning@da...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Clases de GED en Español patrocinado por Atmos Energy

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Dallas West - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
Usted está invitado a asistir a clases gratuitas de preparación para el GED en la Biblioteca Dallas West. Puede registrarse en clase, y no se requiere identificación. Para obtener más información, contáctenos al 214-671-8291 o adultlearning@dallas...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Classes

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Skyline - Classroom
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Classroom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start today. All are welcome!  Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Classes

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room A
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Free English classes. Start today. All are welcome! Clases gratis de inglés - Comience en cualquier momento - ¡Todos son bienvenidos! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lochwood - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. Join us in the Classroom at the Lochwood Branch Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  For more information, contact us at 214-671-8291 ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Class

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Forest Green - Auditorium
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. Join us in the Auditorium at the Forest Green Branch Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  For more information, contact us at 214-671-...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED class

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
You are invited to attend free GED preparation classes at the Dallas Public Library. Join us in the auditorium at the North Oak Cliff Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  For more information, contact us at 214-671...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED classes

October 23, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

FREE Weekly Meditation Session

October 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Find peace, balance and well-being within... Join members of DFW Meditation for free guided meditation once a week at the Lakewood Library. You do not need any background in meditation. All learning material will be provided. Sahaja Yoga Medit...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Fretz Park Book Club

October 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Fretz Park - In Library
Library Branch: Fretz Park Branch
Room: Fretz Park - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
The Fretz Park Book Club meets the 4th Wednesday of each month* at 6:30pm in the Fretz Park Branch Library Black Box Theater. For more information, please feel free to join the book club's closed Facebook and/or Goodreads groups:  htt...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Preston Royal Book Club

October 23, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Everyone is welcome to participate in the discussion! Please come ready to discuss our book selection. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Early Voting

October 24, 2019
7:00am - 6:00pm
Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Dallas County Elections ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Collin County Early Voting

October 24, 2019
8:00am - 5:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Early Voting for Collin County ...