Upcoming Events

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Tai Chi Class- Basic Fundamentals

August 23, 2019
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Learn the basic fundamentals of Tai Chi in a relaxing environment.  Join us in the Prairie Creek Auditorium on Mondays and Fridays, from 1:30pm - 2:15pm,  for FREE Tai Chi classes. ...

Focus Friday

August 23, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Central Library - Laurie Evans Studio & Salon (3rd Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Laurie Evans Studio & Salon (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement, Outreach
Event Details:
Come join the H.E.L.P desk in foucus fridays! Writing in a journal while listening to jams !...

Mah Jongg

August 23, 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.  ...

Bullying

August 23, 2019
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Arcadia Park - Story Wall
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - Story Wall
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Officers from the DPD Office of Community Affairs will discuss bullying and safety. ...

Tech Truck

August 23, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
The Perot TECH Truck visit will engage youth, elementary age and up, in hands-on, maker-based science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) experiences that foster creativity and confidence....

Bilingual Books and Boogie

August 23, 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:
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, and songs! Sponsored by Atmos Energy. Una hora de cuento bilingue para niños menores de 6 años, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte! ...

Afterschool Meals

August 23, 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.  ...

Art Afternoon

August 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Are you a creative person? Do you want to try drawing, painting, and other mediums? Adults 18 years and older can come and create with us at the library. We will provide the supplies all you need to bring is your awesome self! ...

Bilingual Storytime/ Hora de Cuentos

August 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Auditorium
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read!  ¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer!  ...

Engineer an Animal for a Habitat

August 23, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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
Event Details:
Explore an animal's traits and how they use them to adapt to their environments.  Using everyday materials you will have the opportunity to "engineer" your own animal for a specific habitat. ...

Basic Computer Class for Adults

August 23, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Prairie Creek - Computer Area
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Computer Area
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:
Do you ever wonder what a desktop is, or a mouse in computer language?  Join us and learn how to perform a search on the internet, improve your typing skills, type out a word document, and much more!...

Teen Lounge

August 23, 2019
4:30pm - 5:45pm
White Rock Hills - Classroom B
Library Branch: White Rock Hills Branch
Room: White Rock Hills - Classroom B
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Tired of getting shushed in the library? Want a safe space to talk with your friends? Come to our Teen Lounge, a space made for teens by teens. Enjoy free WiFi and hang out. Whether it's sharing your favorite youtube clips or playing some games, the ...

Library activity

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A&B
Library Branch: Arcadia Park Branch
Room: Arcadia Park - Meeting Room A&B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature

The Knitting Hour

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, games, and much more! ...

Sisters in Stitches

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 12:45pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Work on your current project with a group of your brothers and sisters in stitching! ...

ELL Volunteer Training

August 24, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Library Branch: Bachman Lake Branch
Room: Bachman Lake - Classroom A & B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning

Fam Jam with afrikoPOP sponsored by ATMOS Energy!

August 24, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Library Branch: Bookmarks in NorthPark Center
Room: Bookmarks - NorthCourt
Age Group: Family, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Show your moves in this 30 minute dance workout for the whole family! Join us every Saturday in August for a half hour of cardio lead by Kasa, fitness enthusiast and founder of afrikoPOP. ...

Cutting the Cord: A Beginner's Guide to Ditching Cable

August 24, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
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: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Wondering if you can really save money by ditching cable and becoming a cord cutter?  The truth is cord cutting is likely cheaper than you thought it would be.  During our beginner's guide to cord cutting, we will break down everythin...

Dallas Young Makers

August 24, 2019
10:30am - 2:30pm
Central Library - Hamon Training Room (5th Floor)
Library Branch: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
Room: Central Library - Hamon Training Room (5th Floor)
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Technology, Featured
Event Details:
Fun, FREE, hands on workshops for kids ages 8-18. Choose your track:Robotics: build a robot!Computing: make a computer!Art: create a zine, comic, or book!The Dallas Young Makers Club is a nonprofit community educational organization based in Dallas, ...

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

August 24, 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:
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...

Crafty Saturday

August 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Grauwyler Park - In Library
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - In Library
Age Group: Family, Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come and create a craft with us in the Children's Area. Los invitamos a la biblioteca los sabados para una actividad.  Para todas las edades....

Early Literacy Playtime

August 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Audelia Road - Auditorium
Library Branch: Audelia Road Branch
Room: Audelia Road - Auditorium
Age Group: Family, Infant & Toddler, Preschool
Program Type: Early Literacy
Event Details:
Guide your child on their journey to literacy through interactive play.Early Literacy puzzles, games, and sensory tools provided to stimulate critical thinking, foster imagination, and strengthen fine motor skills.Best for Kids ages 0 - 4 (and their ...

English Conversation

August 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Skillman Southwestern Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: English Language Learning

Groove Line Dance Class

August 24, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Library Branch: Polk-Wisdom Branch
Room: Polk-Wisdom - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Do you like to dance?The Polk-Wisdom Branch Library has a fun, exciting dance class just for you!  ...