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Business Research: Using Library Databases

August 22, 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 ...

Signing Social: Unit 1

August 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Teen, Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Join us for a FREE eight week course on learning basic sign language! Each week will host an hour-long learning session followed by a fun game and prizes! ...

The Commedia

August 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:45pm
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: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Ever want to mimc "Who's Line Is It Anyways?" Join us for the Commedia, DPL's inclusive improv group. We make stuff up every 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month. Learn how to "Yes &", listen and give very fun details to creative theatre scenes....

Tai Chi Basic Fundamentals

August 22, 2019
7:00pm - 7:45pm
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 is a journey to your good health which encourages confidence. Gain and perfect strength, balance, stamina, and mindfulness. Relieve pain, stress, and arthritis. ...

Adult Gaming Day

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room A
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come and have fun! Play games and much more.¡Diviértete con nosotros! Juegos y mucho más para...

Help! I Have To Use a Computer!

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Lakewood - Computer Area
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Do you consider yourself "computer illiterate"?  Do you think computers are confusing or just plain scary? Do you need some one-on-one computer assistance with... -Applications? -Resumes? -Sending an email? -Printing from the c...

MS Word Basics

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Hills - In Library
Library Branch: Highland Hills Branch
Room: Highland Hills - In Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Learn how to type documents and letters and how to save them. ...

Mah Jongg

August 23, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Skillman Southwestern - Auditorium
Library Branch: Skillman Southwestern Branch
Room: Skillman Southwestern - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come Join Lynette and P.K. for Mah Jongg. All ages and Levels welcome ...

Preschool Storytime

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
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.  ...

Chair Yoga for Seniors

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Featured
Event Details:
Yoga is an excellent way for older adults to loosen and stretch painful muscles, reduce stress, and improve circulation. It also reduces anxiety, helps lower blood pressure, protects joints, and builds strength and balance.  Staying seated ...

Achieve! Craft

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room B
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - Florence Jeanette Coe Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Achieve! will be having a craft.  ...

Bilingual Storytime/Hora de Cuentos

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Central Library - Kahn Pavilion (2nd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Kahn Pavilion (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, 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.         ...

Chair Yoga

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Chair Yoga...

Fiesta de Cuentos

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menorStories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under...

Preschool Storytime

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Age Group: Infant & Toddler, Preschool
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: 6 and under ...

Toddler Storytime

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
North Oak Cliff - Auditorium
Library Branch: North Oak Cliff Branch
Room: North Oak Cliff - 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 5 and under....

Toddler Storytime

August 23, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Dallas West - Children's Area
Library Branch: Dallas West Branch
Room: Dallas West - 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...

Dallasite Yogis

August 23, 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...

English Conversation Class

August 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning
Event Details:
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence, and practice your English in a comfortable group environment. Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you.   English language learners of all le...

Getting Ready: Preschool Skills

August 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Arcadia Park - In Library
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - In Library
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Early Literacy
Event Details:
Bring your preschooler to this program where they will learn the skills needed so they can be better prepared for school. We will focus on one skill for several weeks before moving on to another preschool skill. Please call the branch for additi...

Toddler Storytime

August 23, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Fretz Park - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Fretz Park Branch
Room: Fretz Park - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Family, 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....

1-on-1 Computer Basics

August 23, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Timberglen - In Library
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - In Library
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Technology
Event Details:
Do you need help with basic computer skills or your mobile device?  Call or stop in to make an appointment with the reference desk for a 30 minute 1-on-1 session with a librarian.  We are happy to assist you with media downloads to your e-r...

Beginners Bard

August 23, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Central Library - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space (4th Floor)
Registration
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space (4th Floor)
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Every Tuesday from 7pm to 8pm starting August 7, 2018 to August 24.  This theatre camp is intended for Teens and adults. Find the hidden thespian or poet within and learn the basics of Shakespeare with Bare Bones Shakespeare at the Dall...

Tai Chi Classes

August 23, 2019
11:30am - 12:15pm
Skyline - Auditorium
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Auditorium
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Have fun learning the Tai Chi Fundamentals, Tai Chi for Arthritis, The 24 Form & Qi Gong.   All are welcomed!!  The classes are free!!!! ...

Adult Reading Tutoring

August 23, 2019
11:30am - 1:30pm
Central Library - Triangle Area (1st Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Triangle Area (1st Floor)
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development

Baby Basics Storytime

August 23, 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. ...