Upcoming Events

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Age
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This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

SMARTcrafts: Black Inventors Past, Present, and Future

February 29, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Forest Green - Children's Area
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Children's Area
Age Group: Family, School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Early Literacy, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Come join us Saturday afternoons at 2 pm to explore arts, crafts, and STEM subjects here in the library!  From paper crafts to baking soda volcanos, there's no telling what we might be doing.  Good for all ages This week we'll be celebra...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Toastmasters

February 29, 2020
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

February 29, 2020
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 "Infant & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Family Movie Time

February 29, 2020
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.

First Time Home Buyer's Workshop

February 29, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lakewood - Auditorium
Library Branch: Lakewood Branch
Room: Lakewood - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development, Featured
This event is in the "Family" group.

Movie Matinee in Celebration of Black History Month

February 29, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Library Branch: Lochwood Branch
Room: Lochwood - Classroom 1 & 2
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
In honor of Black History Month, the library is screening a special month-long film series. Every Saturday in February at 2 pm. Contact the library at 214-670-8403 for the title of the movie being shown.  ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Teen Dungeons and Dragons

February 29, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Library Branch: Prairie Creek Branch
Room: Prairie Creek - Classroom 1
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Come and join us at Prairie Creek Branch Library as we fight monsters, save people, and cast spells with our new Dungeons and Dragons event! If there is no dungeon master present, additional board games will be available for teens to enjoy. Any teens...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Celebrating Black History with a Record Breaking Movie

February 29, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Skyline - Classroom
Library Branch: Skyline Branch
Room: Skyline - Classroom
Age Group: Family, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Enjoy a free family movie inspired by the Wakanda Nation from 2:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. on February 29, 2020.  You can bring your own snacks and covered drinks. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Bilingual Computer Basics

February 29, 2020
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 class 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 additional ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

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

February 29, 2020
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...
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

February 29, 2020
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 "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Piano Lessons

February 29, 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Grauwyler Park - In Library
Library Branch: Grauwyler Park Branch
Room: Grauwyler Park - In Library
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Free piano lessons with volunteer Ms. Lynn.     ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Isha Foundation: Meditation for Beginners

February 29, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Forest Green - Auditorium
Library Branch: Forest Green Branch
Room: Forest Green - Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Need to find a way to slow down, unwind and breathe? Isha Foundation is an international non-profit, non-religious, public service organization, offering FREE Yoga and Meditation workshops in and around the city of Dallas. Workshops are open to al...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Leap Year Murder Mystery

February 29, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
What would you do with one extra day this year? Try to solve a murder, of course!   You're invited to the Timberglen Leap Year Party -- where you'll work with your party to solve the murder! Who did it, and why? Come find out! ...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.

UDO:Tech

February 29, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Timberglen - Classroom
Library Branch: Timberglen Branch
Room: Timberglen - Classroom
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11), Teen
Program Type: Technology
This event is in the "Preschool" 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.

Women's Vote Centennial

All Day, 3/1 - 5/30
Library Branch: Community Events
Age Group: Preschool, School Age (ages 6-11), Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature, Civic Engagement
Event Details:
The year 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing and protecting women's constitutional right to vote.   The Dallas Public Library commemorates this historic centennial with programming for all ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

KraftyKids

March 1, 2020
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, Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
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

March 1, 2020
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

March 1, 2020
1:00pm - 4:30pm
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: Civic Engagement
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 "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Community Tax Center - Tax Assistance

March 1, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Hampton-Illinois - Black Box Theater
Library Branch: Hampton-Illinois Branch
Room: Hampton-Illinois - Black Box Theater
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Economic/Workforce Development
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Kid's Royal Book Club

March 1, 2020
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 "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Science Sunday

March 1, 2020
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: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Out-of-School Time/Summer Reading
Event Details:
Have you ever noticed that not all trees have the same kind of leaves? Did you know you can identify a tree by the type of leaves on it? Learn to identify and classify leaves by their shape, size, venation, margin characteristics,...
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Sunday Crafternoon

March 1, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Auditorium
Age Group: School Age (ages 6-11)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Spend an afternoon making some awesome artwork. Each month there's a different subject or theme, but the end result is completely up to you! Celebrate the beginning of Spring with some Spring Collages! ...
This event is in the "Family" group.

Isha Meditation for Beginners

March 1, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Library Branch: Oak Lawn Branch
Room: Oak Lawn - Auditorium
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
Wear comfortable clothes you can work out in and a yoga mat. Recommended for ages 12+ and open to the public. ...
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "School Age (ages 6-11)" group.

Chess Club

March 1, 2020
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)
Program Type: Arts, Culture, & Literature
Event Details:
A club where people of all ages can learn how to play chess, play games with others, and get free handouts of chess tips and puzzles. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Mah Jongg

March 1, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Renner-Frankford - Children's Area
Library Branch: Renner Frankford Branch
Room: Renner-Frankford - Children's Area
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Civic Engagement
Event Details:
Do you know how to play American or Chinese Mah Jongg?  If you answered yes then come play Mah Jongg and meet some new friends!    * Please bring your own card to play!  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

AdvancedTai Chi

March 1, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
White Rock Hills - Auditorium
Cancelled
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.   This Sunday class is f...