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This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Millennials STILL READ!! The L.I.T. ( Literature Is Transformative) Society is our book club for millennials! Join us as we discuss the book of the month Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde. About: These essays explore and ill...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

STEAM Saturdays

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Skyline - Classroom
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Classroom
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Engage in experiments, projects, music, and games that will teach you science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Toastmasters

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Timberglen - Classroom
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Classroom
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Economic/Workforce Development
Event Details:
Become the speaker and leader you want to be.  People who communicate effectively get ahead in life.  Are you ready to achieve your full potential? https://1244830.toastmastersclubs.org/   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Crochet for a Cause

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Mountain Creek - Study Room
Library Branch: Mountain Creek Branch
Room: Mountain Creek - Study Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
   Crochet for a Cause at Mountain Creek Branch Library every Saturday from 2 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.      Want to learn how to crochet? Already know how to crochet and want to hang out with other yarn enthusiasts? All ages ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

DIY Adult Crafting: Dia de los Muertos

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Registration
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, quickly approaches! Local artist Lilia Estrada will lead a special adult crafting session dedicated to this holiday, and you will leave with a handmade decoration for your house. Sponsored by the Lak...
This event is in the "Family" group.
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.

Family Movie Time

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Join us in the children's area to watch a movie. All movies will be G or PG. You are welcome to bring treats to eat during the movie. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

African American Genealogical Interest Group

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 4:45pm
Central Library - Community Showcase (1st Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Community Showcase (1st Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
This special presentation will feature kYmberly Keeton, MLS, CA giving a presentation titled "Documenting African American Families using Digital Fabrics as your Template." ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Creative Spaces- Story Center- Open Space Hours

October 19, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - The Story Center (3rd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - The Story Center (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Creative Space open hours are a time when spaces will be open for customers to walk-in and use equipment on a first come/first serve basis. A staff member will be available to assist customers with any questions they have about available equipment.&n...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Bilingual Computer Basics

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Arcadia Park - In Library
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - In Library
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
Event Details:
This is a bilingual computer classes that introduces adults to basics such as: how to use a mouse, typing, Microsoft Word, and basic internet searches. The class is one hour long and all supplies will be provided. Please call the branch for additiona...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Kid Zone

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come learn and have fun at Kid Zone!  Activities range from board games, video games, art projects, SMART kits, movies, and more!  Recommended ages: 6 years to 12 years old.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Lochwood Branch Library Book Club

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Our book club meets monthly to discuss s book chosen by our members. Refreshments are served. This month's book is the Sound of Glass by Karen White. We invite all interested readers to join us, even if you haven't had a chance to read the book. You ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

1-on-1 Computer Help/1 a 1 Ayuda con Computadoras

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Forest Green - In Library
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Reserve an appointment with one of our librarians for one on one computer assistance. Get help with: Using online library materials Using laptops and mobile devices Filling out job applications and creating resumés  Setting up a...

Friendship Force of Dallas

October 19, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Purpose of Meeting
Friendship Force is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to world understanding through homestays and international friendships.  All meetings are free and open to the public, everyone is welcome to attend!  This month we will be discussing F...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Gaming In The Library

October 19, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Park Forest - In Library
Library Branch: Park Forest Branch
Room: Park Forest - In Library
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Let’s get together and play! Everything from card games to the Wii, A chance to hang out in the library and have fun!  Games along with snacks and drinks, what a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon....
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Knitters Anonymous/Tejedoras Anonimas

October 19, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Grauwyler Park - Lobby
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - Lobby
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Join our knitting group for an afternoon of great fun - members discuss patterns and share ideas. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of thread-work is welcome. Unete y aprende a tejer con nuestro grupo de tejedoras anonimas, todos los niveles...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

English Conversation Class

October 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lakewood - In Library
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - In Library
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 group environment.   Mejorar sus habilidades de escucha y conversar, gana mas ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

STEAM in Action: Flying Bats

October 19, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Audelia Road - Auditorium
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
  Join us for activities involving science, technology, engineering, art, and math.   Best for ages 6 and up! ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

KraftyKids

October 20, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - Storytime Steps
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
The Do-It-Yourself craft is family friendly and fun! sponsored by Atmos energy. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Yoga

October 20, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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:
Therapeutic yoga focused on exploring one's own body. This class, taught by Mara Black, includes props for stretching as well as for instructions and suggestions for strengthening and increasing mobility. No yoga knowledge is necessary. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Buried in Treasures

October 20, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Central Library - Eugene McDermott Conference Room (8th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Eugene McDermott Conference Room (8th Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Buried in Treasures outlines a scientifically-based and effective program for helping compulsive hoarders dig their way out of the clutter and chaos of their homes. Discover the reasons for your problems with acquiring, saving, and hoarding, and lear...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Kid's Royal Book Club

October 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Preston Royal - Auditorium
Library Branch: Preston Royal Branch
Room: Preston Royal - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Though we may weep with the Little Mermaid or celebrate with the tortoise, we can learn from their trials and triumphs. Join us as we read and explore the enchanting worlds of fables and fairy tales together. Ages 6-11 ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Science Sunday: Bugs' World

October 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Central Library - Children's Center Craft Area (2nd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Children's Center Craft Area (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Learn about the anatomy of insects. Look at the “bugs” in the game "Insect or Not" and determine which of them are insects and which are not. Then examine each of the specimens provided using a magnifying glasses and try to identify each of...
This event is in the "Family" group.
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 Club

October 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - In Library
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - In Library
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Chess players of all ages and experience levels, as well as non-chess players who want to learn how to play the game, are invited to meet at Renner Frankford's chess club! Chess sets will be available for fun games, and chess lessons and puzzles will...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Mah Jongg

October 20, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come join our Mah Jongg players! Have fun playing and make new friends along the way! ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Mu Phi Epsilon Fall Concert Series

October 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Auditorium (1st Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Auditorium (1st Floor)
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Ling (Holly) Hang and Kristen Thompson - clarinets with Chie Watanabe, piano     Introduction, Theme, and Variations by Gioachino Rossini               ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Tai Chi

October 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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 provides a journey to your good health. It provides a way to gain and perfect strength, balance, stamina, and mindfulness. It helps to relieve pain, stress, and arthritis and inspires confidence. ...