Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
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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.

Guitar Group Lessons

February 27, 2020
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:
Have you wanted to learn to play the guitar? Do you have one sitting in the corner not being played? Let's get together and learn the basics, and a few tunes, on the guitar Thursdays. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Mah Jongg

February 27, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - In Library
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Do you know how to play American or Chinese Mah Jongg?  If you answered yes then come play Mah Jongg and meet some new friends!    * Please bring your own card to play!  ...
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.
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
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 después de la escuela para una comida nut...
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.

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

February 27, 2020
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...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Crafty Days at Arcadia Park

February 27, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
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.

Afterschool Supersnacks

February 27, 2020
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Timberglen - Auditorium
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Auditorium
Age Group: 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 nutricio...
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.

Afterschool Crafts

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Timberglen - In Library
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - In Library
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come for the Afterschool meals and stay for the crafts! Crafts and activities for preschoolers to teens in the Auditorium every school day from 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ...
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.

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

February 27, 2020
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 para...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

STEM

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Lochwood - Children's Area
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Children's Area
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Try your hand at mini-science projects, learn about new technologies, test your engineering skills, and have FUN doing math! Today we will be learning about buoyancy as we test to see what floats and what sinks. ...
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.

Chess +

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Play a game of Chess or Backgammon. Don't know how yet? We'll show you. All ages and skill levels welcome! ...
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.

Classes with Mr. Smith

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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 Thursdays at 4 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,  and to play...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Converse English

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Oak Cliff - Conference Room
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Conference Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Speaking is the hardest part of learning a new language, so practice somewhere supportive and safe. Chat with a bilingual librarian in a relaxed conversational setting, either one-on-one or with a small group. New people are always welcome....
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

After School: Game Day

February 27, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Compete with others in different board games or video games.  ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Afterschool Art for Kids

February 27, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
North Oak Cliff - Children's Area
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - Children's Area
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Kids and their families explore their creativity as our crafty librarians help you create an exciting hands-on craft project. ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Super STEAM in the Grove

February 27, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Pleasant Grove Branch
Room: Pleasant Grove - Black Box Theater
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Kids, join us for some awesome STEAM programs (science, technology, engineering, or math). Learn something new after school and have fun too! ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen and Tween STEAM

February 27, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Technology
Event Details:
Create and learn at your own pace with a variety of Steam activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math). Teens and Tweens will get a chance to experiment, create, build, solve and play in this fun, hands-on, and interactive program.&nb...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Afterschool On The Hill

February 27, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Highland Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Bluebonnet Book Club

February 27, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Teen Center
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Teen Center
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join the Bluebonnet Book Club to read and discuss the latest and greatest books that have been chosen as nominees for the Texas Bluebonnet Award! Read at least 5 to decide and celebrate the winner in February! This club is only open to children in gr...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

LEGO Squad

February 27, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dallas West - Children's Area
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Are you up to the challenge? Join us every second and fourth Thursday of the month to accept the daily building challenge or use your imagination to build anything you like! This program is for families and children 4 years and older due to small par...
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.

All Stars Project Spring Talent Showcase Recruitment

February 27, 2020
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Dallas West - Lobby
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - Lobby
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Spring Break Talent Showcase recruitment session.  For more info: www.allstars.org wwhitlow@allstars.org    ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Simpler Times: A Black History Recital

February 27, 2020
5:30pm - 7:00pm
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: Family, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
A commemoration of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the Poet Laureate of Black People by Mrs. Bertric Manning. Selected poems: Accountability, In the Morning, and Little Brown Baby ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Free GED Preparation

February 27, 2020
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.

Weekly Meditation

February 27, 2020
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.

Clases de GED en Español

February 27, 2020
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.

Clases de GED en Español

February 27, 2020
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.

GED classes

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - 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 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

February 27, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom B
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 White Rock Hills Branch Library. You can register in class, and no ID is required.  For more information, contact us at ...