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This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

DIY Halloween Decorations

October 17, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Highland Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Get creative and make unique Halloween decorations with your friends.  ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

STEAM

October 17, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dallas West - Children's Area
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Children's Area
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Join us for a different hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activity every first, third and fifth Thursday of the month.  ...
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.

Karaoke at the Library!

October 17, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Featured
Event Details:
Do you sing like Beyonce or just sing out of tune?  Join us either way! Have fun singing your favorite songs with family and friends.   Appropriate for all ages.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

GED Classes Hosted by the Wilkinson Center

October 17, 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 "Family" group.

Open Mic At Central!

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
It's the birthday of Eminem and Evel Knievel, and to celebrate, it's another Central Library Open Mic Night! While we may not have any motorcycle jumping this evening (but who knows?), we do hope to feature you doing whatever kind...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Weekly Meditation

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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:
Find peace within... Join members of DFW Meditation for free guided meditation once a week at the North Oak Cliff Library. Beginners always welcome. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Conversations in English - Conversaciónes en Inglés

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Audelia Road - Auditorium
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - 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 environment.Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you.  English language learners of all levels and native Eng...
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.

Adroit Origami Club

October 17, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Origami enthusiasts, this is the place for you! This monthly meeting will connect you with fellow origami lovers, provide opportunities for charitable projects, and include demonstrations of new designs to try. This club is run by Adroit Origami, a C...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Clases de GED en Español

October 17, 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 17, 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.

GED class

October 17, 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 17, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: GED
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Get smart about Medicare

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Please join Scott Teagle as he discusses Medicare. Scott has been a licensed Texas insurance agent since 1982, and his workshop meets the Center for Medicare and Medicare Services guidelines. Most individuals who are aging into Medicare have littl...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Mystery Book Club

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Audelia Road - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer Eight-year-old Carmel has always been different -- sensitive, distracted, with an heart-stopping tendency to go missing. Her mother Beth, newly single, worries about her daughter's strangeness, especially as ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Business Research

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom A
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom A
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Do your business research using Dallas Public Library databases! This repeating open class gives you the opportunity to learn how to use ReferenceUSA, DemographicsNow, the Small Business Reference Center and other databases for the research you need ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi Basic Fundamentals

October 17, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
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:
Practicing Tai Chi is a journey to your good health which encourages confidence. Gain and perfect strength, balance, stamina, and mindfulness. Relieve pain, stress, and arthritis. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Gaming Day

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
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, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come and have fun! Play games and much more. ¡Diviértete con nosotros! Juegos y mucho más para ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Help! I Have To Use a Computer!

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Lakewood - Computer Area
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Do you consider yourself "computer illiterate"?  Do you think computers are confusing or just plain scary? Do you need some one-on-one computer assistance with... -Applications? -Resumes? -Sending an email? -Printing from the c...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

English Class-Visit to Dallas Museum of Art

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Prairie Creek - Classroom 2
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
A focused English class on specific topics such as work, school, finances and citizenship.  Classes are free.  Start today. All are welcome! Una clase de ingles enfocada en temas específicos como trabajo, escuela,  finanzas y ciuda...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Internet Basics

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Hills - Computer Area
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Learn how to conduct basic internet searches, learn how to access the library's website for job searching, database information and more. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Dallas Animal Services Mobile Animal Adoption Clinic

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
White Rock Hills - In Library
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Dallas Animal Services brings their Mobile Animal Adoption Clinic to the library! Come adopt your furever friend!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Family History Month Celebration

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 8:30pm
Central Library - History & Genealogy (8th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - History & Genealogy (8th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Featured
Event Details:
Have you ever wanted to learn more about your own family history? Celebrate Family History Month with a free event from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the 8th Floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library.  Staff, volunteers and library computers&n...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Storytime

October 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
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.  ...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.

Baby Basics Storytime

October 18, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Park Forest - Auditorium
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - 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: 0-18 months.  ...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Bilingual Storytime/Hora de Cuentos

October 18, 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, 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.         ...