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This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
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Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
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Seats Remaining: 0
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This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, and...
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.
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Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, an...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family, Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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This program is available online only. Let's talk about growing things!  From favorite gardening books, to what to plant when, join your fellow gardeners of all skill levels to share and learn. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
See and learn about different birds of prey with the Blackland Prairie Raptor Center.  Day and night the raptors are on patrol.  Their mission: in search of a meal.  How do they do it?  Discover their unique adaptations to hunt in...
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.
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Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only. Interested in learning to play the violin? Join Bill Smith online Wednesdays at 1pm. The program will teach students the basics of playing the violin and reading music. No previous experience is needed to join, bu...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
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This program is available online only.  Have a question for a Reference Librarian?  The Librarian Is In!  Register for a Virtual Reference Desk event to speak with library staff via video conferencing on Zoom!  Attendees should...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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All the fun of storytime with your favorite librarians, in the comfort of your home. Songs and stories for kids 6 and under. This program is available online only. Registration is required. Details on how to participate will be emailed the day of ...
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.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This program is available online only.  Come connect with your fellow job seekers! Dallas Job Club is for you if you are out of work, underemployed, or looking for a new direction. It's a welcoming, informal online meet-up for you to trade&nb...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Thank you, Elizabeth, Susan, Sojourner, Harriet, Ida, Mary T., Jovita, Lucy, Mary P, Carrie and Miss Febb! Because of you and thousands of others, we celebrate 100 years of voting rights for women in the United States this August 26th. Come meet t...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Thursdays at 4pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Sing, dance and learn some essential Social and Emotional Learning skills!  Original songs and classic favorites will get the whole family singing along! This program is online only! Registration is required for interaction. Details on how to...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This program is available online only.    Come geek-out with us from home! Geek Central is a weekly program where patrons can come celebrate all of geekdom, from anime to role-playing games.    This week we'll be ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Yummy additions to your landscape.  Roots to the Rescue! Are you interested in adding edible plants to your landscape or garden? This is an introduction to foodscaping and will show you how to grow an...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Saturday at 2:00 pm CST. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Interested in learning to play the guitar? Join us online every Saturday at 4 pm. Dust that guitar in the corner off and let's play some songs. You'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns,...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Enjoy a dance performance from the Indian Cultural Heritage Foundation and the Arathi School of Dance! This program is online only! Registration required for interaction. Details on how to participate will be emailed the day of the program. T...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family, Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
This program is available online only. Grow with Us is a series of online sessions from the Dallas Public Library - Seed Library and Dallas Environmental Quality and Sustainability hosting expert speakers to share practical, informative,...
This event is in the "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
All the fun of storytime with your favorite librarians, in the comfort of your home. Songs and stories for kids 6 and under. This program is available online only. Registration is required. Details on how to participate will be emailed the day of ...
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.

DPL at Home Beginning Music Theory

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Room: Central Library - Fine Arts Area (4th Floor)
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
The intent of this class is to present the basic elements of music theory beginning with rhythm, notation, scales, and intervals. It is open to those interested in understanding the structure of music on a deeper level. ...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, and...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
This program will be online only.  Interested in learning how to read and play music? Join Mr. Bill Smith online on Thursdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory, an...
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
This program is available online only.  Introduce your furry coworkers for this fun interactive online "Yappy Hour"! Get to know some new fur-parents without the hassle of a dog park (cats welcome) and from the comfort and distance of your ho...
This event is in the "Family" group.

SMART Summer: Critterman

10:30am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
From exotic lands to those that lurk in your own backyard, every animal deserves your respect even if they make you squirm. Through the power of technology, Critterman brings you closer to the creepy crawlies than you've ever dared before! This pr...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This program will be online only. Interested in learning to play the violin? Join Bill Smith online Wednesdays at 1pm. The program will teach students the basics of playing the violin and reading music. No previous experience is needed to join, bu...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
This program is available online only.  Have a question for a Job Seeker Center staff member? Need resume help or have questions about where to find job leads? Register for a Virtual Reference Desk event to speak with library staff via video ...