Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Violin Class

August 22, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
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
Event Details:
This is a small group violin lesson which meets weekly and is open to anyone interested. Violins are available to use during lessons. It is important to meet with the instructor individually before joining the group, to gain the basics of violin tech...

Kundalini Yoga with Swami Dev

August 22, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Experience Kundalini Yoga with Swami Dev. Kundalini Yoga is an uplifting blend of spiritual and physical practices. It incorporates movement, meditation, breathing techniques, and the chanting of mantras. ...

Workforce Solutions

August 22, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Timberglen - Exhibit Space
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Exhibit Space
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas provides one-on-one job seeking assistance at the Timberglen Branch Library every week. Services include resume writing, job coaching, job matching, and interview training. Register here to attend or ju...

English Conversation Class

August 22, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Let’s practice speaking English. Free Conversation Class.  All levels welcome. Grupo de conversación casual.  Todos son bienvenidos....

Guitar Group Lessons

August 22, 2019
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....

Coffee and conversation

August 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Community Exchange (1st Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Community Exchange (1st Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Outreach
Event Details:
Join the H.E.L.P. Desk team and the Dallas Public Library for coffee, snacks, and a whole lot of conversation. Conversations range from informal discussions to topical discussions led by guests. ...

Mah Jongg

August 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Mah Jongg players unite!   Have fun playing and make some new friends along the way.  ...

Congressman Veasey's Office Hours

August 22, 2019
2:45pm - 4:15pm
Bachman Lake - Lobby
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Lobby
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Do you have questions or concerns about the government or legislation?   Stop by and talk with staff from Congressman Veasey's office. ...

Little Learners STEM Storytime

August 22, 2019
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy. ...

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

August 22, 2019
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...

Literacy and Math Games

August 22, 2019
3:30pm - 4:45pm
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Early Literacy, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Children 5 to 12 are invited to come play a variety of math and literacy games. We have games appropriate to each age and developmental stage. ...

Afterschool Meals

August 22, 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Timberglen - Auditorium
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Auditorium
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Free afterschool meals for children up to 18 years old. Meals must be consumed in the room they are served.  ...

Afterschool Supersnack/Recarga tus Energías con Nutrición

August 22, 2019
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...

AFTERSCHOOL SUPERSNACK/RECARGA TUS ENERGÍAS CON NUTRICIÓN

August 22, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Classroom B
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...

Chess +

August 22, 2019
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:
Join us for a game of Chess or Backgammon. Don't know how yet? We'll show you. All ages and skill levels welcome! ...

Converse English

August 22, 2019
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....

Music Classes with Mr. Smith

August 22, 2019
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 Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 2:00 PM. The program will teach beginners how to read music, to understand chord and melodic theory,&...

One on One Computer Basics

August 22, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Study Room
Library Branch: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Room: Martin Luther King, Jr. - Study Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
By APPOINTMENT ONLY Schedule a one to one computer training session. Learn the basics of how to use a computer. Contact the library today and ask for JP to schedule an appointment! ...

Afterschool on the Hill

August 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Highland Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - Classroom B
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Play a game, make some art, or something else fun after school! All are welcome and materials will be provided. ...

Bluebonnet Book Club

August 22, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
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...

LEGO Squad

August 22, 2019
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: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
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...

Google - Applied Digital Skills Training

August 22, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Central Library - Gates Training Room (L1)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Gates Training Room (L1)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Featured, Technology
Event Details:
Join this 8-week hands-on and interactive instructor-led course as we follow the Grow with Google Applied Digital Skills for Adult Learners course to learn practical digital skills using their free project-based video curriculum that includes an Intr...

GED Class provided by the Wilkinson Center

August 22, 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.   ...

Budget Town Hall

August 22, 2019
5:45pm - 7:30pm
Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A&B
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A&B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Town Hall meeting. ...

GED Classes Hosted by the Wilkinson Center

August 22, 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 ...

Weekly Meditation

August 22, 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. ...

Love Field West Neighborhood Association

August 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Studyroom - Love Field West Neighborhood Association ...