Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Toddler Storytime

August 21, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm
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:
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months-3 years old ...

GED Class provided by the Wilkinson Center

August 21, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Polk-Wisdom - Classroom B
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Classroom B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: GED
Event Details:
Ready to work towards obtaining your GED? Register for Free GED Preparation Classes provided by the Wilkinson Center.   ...

GED Classes Hosted by the Wilkinson Center

August 21, 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 ...

Budget Town Hall Meeting

August 21, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Councilmember Tennell Atkins will present a Budget Town Hall Meeting for District 8. ...

Business Research: Using Library Databases

August 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Central Library - In Library (5th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - In Library (5th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
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 ...

FREE Weekly Meditation Session

August 21, 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...

The Library Meeting

August 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Purpose of Meeting
AA - Alcoholics Anonymous open meeting, 6:30 - 7:30PM ...

Renner Frankford Book Club

August 21, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
The book for August will be CIrce by Madeline Miller....

One-On-One Computer Help

August 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Polk-Wisdom - Computer Area
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Receive free one-on-one computer help.  Learn computer basics, Internet, email, and much more.  Bring your questions and we will help you solve them.  ...

Texas Workforce Solutions

August 22, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Highland Hills - In Library
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Employment and workforce training skills information disbursed to meet the needs of the community. ...

Library Tech Tutor

August 22, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Schedule an appointment for a personal techology tutoring session for any basic questions about using the computer or mobile devices, including downloading e-books from the library. Tutoring sessions are limited to one hour and appointments...

HIV Health & Wellness Event

August 22, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library Branch: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Room: Martin Luther King, Jr. - Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
This event will focus on increasing HIV awareness and supporting good health initiatives in the South Dallas community. There will be various health and wellness organizations providing awareness and prevention education, as well as onsite HIV s...

Bilingual/ Spanish Story time (Hora de Cuentos)

August 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: 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.   ...

Storytime Serendipity

August 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will ...

Toddler Storytime

August 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
 Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old...

Preschool Storytime

August 22, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - 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 ...

Family Storytime

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Audelia Road - Auditorium
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together.Suggested ages: 6 years old and under....

Bilingual/Spanish Storytime (hora de cuentos)

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Grauwyler Park - In Library
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - In Library
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, 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....

Computer Basics

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Kleberg-Rylie - Auditorium
Library Branch: Kleberg-Rylie Branch
Room: Kleberg-Rylie - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Join us for a free, fun and easy computer class.  Let us help you build basic computer skills  - we are here for your device advice and questions! Different topics will be covered each week or by request. ...

Computer Tutor

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Park Forest - Computer Area
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Call ahead to schedule one-on-one time to work on technology problems you are having. Every Tuesday or Thursday, by appointment only....

Dallasite Yogis

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library - Stone Room (7th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Stone Room (7th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
The Dallasite Yogis is a recurring yoga class which, under the instruction of Jarrett Chatman, will give participants the opportunity to learn simple but meaningful meditation tools to improve energy levels, heighten one’s ability to focus, and maint...

Tech Thursday

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Forest Green - In Library
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Having trouble navigating your smartphone? Need help downloading our Overdrive app? Need a quick refresher on using your email? Then come on in! No registration necessary! Tech Thursday is an hour dedicated to basic issues and/or questions regardi...

Toddler Storytime

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Bachman Lake - Children's Area
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Children's Area
Age Group: Infant & Toddler
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Join us to practice skills your toddler needs to be ready to read! Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old....

Business Research: Using Library Databases

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
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 ...

Covenant Church Bible Study

August 22, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Timberglen - Classroom
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Classroom
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement

Tech Thursday

August 22, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Renner-Frankford - In Library
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology

Baby Basics Storytime

August 22, 2019
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
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. ...