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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Programa para promover la lectura para ninos usando leccion, dynamica, actividades, y canciones.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Thursday for kid-friendly arts and crafts!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
We will be crafting our own elves and taking home Elf adoption papers. Come Thursday, December 8 for a fun, creative Christmas craft!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all students! Join the CREW! Create - Experiment - Have Fun @ Lancaster-Kiest Library.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested Ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us to make a fun winter themed craft such as a holiday card, ornament, or other festive creations.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn math in a whole new way while having fun.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Challenge your friends to board games, card games, and video games while enjoying a free snack.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Historias, canciones y rimas en español para aprender a leer! Edades sugeridas: 6 años de edad y menores.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come join for a series of Sign Language classes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 08, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Ever want to mimic "Who's Line Is It Anyway?" Join us for The Commedia at the Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space at the Downtown Library. Learn, train, and perform your improv abilities on the 4th floor, every 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month beginning April 14, 2016.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together.
Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

Una hora de cuento bilingue para niños menores de 6 años, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Draw your own optical illusions, and learn how to trick your own eyes! You'll also find your "blind spot," and spin wild tops to make eye-catching patterns. Limited to 12 kids, grades 2 - 5.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Each week join our Library Staff as we use large blocks, Legos, and more to build whatever your imagination creates!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 09, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Fuel up after school with a free snack provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture available to kids aged 18 and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of thread work is welcomed. Free and open to the public.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your homework or get help on the math you are struggling to understand. Tutoring is provided by Dr. Gil Lee and UTD students.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a monster duel?! Join us as another all day tournament of mayhem and monsters ensues. There will be snacks, drinks and Yu-Gi-Oh cards, what could be better?
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Join us Saturday for a fun seasonal craft activity during December.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every Saturday for a variety of fun activities. Dallas Arboretum staff will guide children through two hands-on educational science experiments studying how snow forms! For ages 6 and up.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Blanca Reyna brings in a festive spirit for the children with this colorful Mexican-American holiday.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
School is out for the winter so join us at the White Rock Hills Library for a night of well-mannered frivolity!

We're hosting a Yule Ball with activities straight from Hogwarts itself. Be sorted into your House and then enjoy trivia games, Quidditch toss, wand decorating and many, many more!

For ages 7 to 19, parents are asked to be in the building with children younger than 12.
Registration is required, either online or through the staff. Registration the day of opens at 1 p.m.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. This week we'll create something new.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn, Draw, Watch, and Talk A-N-I-M-E
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Children can come to the library for crafts, games, and a movie. Treats will be provide for children 13 years-old and younger.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Art classes and creative writing classes for elementary school children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Enjoy games and crafts with your family, friends, and neighbors at the White Rock Hills Branch Library. Some games are provided, but feel free to bring your own games, puzzles, or activities to share!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Come play board games with us! This activity is for all ages.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:25 PM
Description
Join us Saturday for a fun seasonal craft activity during December.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come join us for " Nutcracker in a Nutshell" presented by SandDPuppetry. Stay for a meet and greet after the show and meet the puppets and performers. Fun for the whole family. Runs approximately 45 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Use your imagination and creativity to get crafty at Timberglen!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth Leadership Gavel Club! Formed to educate our youth to become influential leaders and excellent communicators - Sponsored by Toastmasters International.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Enjoy being crafty? Join us in making a holiday craft.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Therapy dogs will visit the library to be a captive audience for your struggling or reluctant reader! Children will have the opportunity to practice reading aloud to a four-legged friend!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a children's movie every Sunday afternoon with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Santa at the Library? Enjoy fun Holiday stories and visit with Santa. Don't forget your cameras!
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
We've got the supplies. Bring the creativity!

Teens 12 and older are welcome to join the fun.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Interested in becoming a leader? Join the South Dallas Business & Professional Women’s Club, Youth Club. Participate in leadership skills, community service skills, and gain necessary life skills. For more information, please contact Mrs. Robbie Dewitt, Youth Advisor at robbiedewitt@yahoo.com
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Tail Waggin' Tutors - The main objective of this program is to provide a relaxed and “dog-friendly” atmosphere, which allows students to practice the skill of reading.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, December 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: O-18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 12, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This fall the Lakewood Library will provide programs created for homeschooling families. The goal is to enrich parent-taught curriculum in one or more of the following subjects: spelling, grammar, reading, math and good citizenship, of which meet part of the curriculum requirements for homeschooling in the state of Texas.
Please contact Staci Young for more information 214-670-1376

Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games. Learn to play games that involve strategy like chess or checkers and challenge others in classic games like "Guess Who"!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children come to Arcadia Park Branch to learn and do some mad science!
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Come read the Bluebonnet chapter books with Ms. Dickinson. Each week we will read and discuss a couple of chapters from one book.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a fun challenge making stuff with Legos!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy fun holiday stories
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Get ready to get crazy with this hands on after school math club for children in Kindergarten thru 2nd grade! The Crazy 8's math club is designed to make math fun and interesting with something new every time you come in!

Projects will include Glow in the dark geometry, toilet paper Olympics, flying marshmallows and zip line zoo! We will meet every other Tuesday starting September 6th and ending on December 13th.

Registration required as spots are limited, please contact the White Rock Hills Library for more details.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come listen to stories, sing songs, play math games, construct creations,participate in science experiments, and make crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Teen Lounge is an interactive teen program that will seek to allow teens to engage with one another and staff here at Dallas West Branch. The Lounge is an opportunity for teens to come into the library, relax, feel safe and be themselves. The program will consist of monthly meetings when the teens come in and engage in different activities such as Game Night, Discussion Night, and Art Night etc... Snacks will be provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm. Other games and activities are included in this hour of fun!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this hands-on Preschool STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Andy Mason presents a brief history of Christmas music. A visiting talent from New Mexico, Mason will answer such questions as "Who wrote the 12 days of Christmas?" and "What was the first Christmas song to be performed in outer space?" And, "Did Frosty the Snowman really come to life?" Come join the musical fun.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center after school every Wednesday for a mid-week movie.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts, science and games.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play some classic board games with your friends and family.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come build animals, people, and more out of legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Practice your Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation with our Spanish speaking staff.
Location
Classroom B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Join our after school program where we will have lots of fun together through crafts, activities, and games!
Location
In Library
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Fuel up after school with a free snack provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture available to kids aged 18 and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Kids bring our favorite book and come read to our four legged fury animals.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Programa para promover la lectura para ninos usando leccion, dynamica, actividades, y canciones.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Thursday for kid-friendly arts and crafts!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your creativity with LEGOs! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 4-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all students! Join the CREW! Create - Experiment - Have Fun @ Lancaster-Kiest Library.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested Ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Put your fingers and imagination to work! Make a headband or bracelet to wear or gift, no knitting needles required.
Yarn provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Get ready to get crazy with this hands on after school math club for children in 3rd grade thru 5th grade! The Crazy 8's math club is designed to make math fun and interesting with something new every time you come in!

Projects will include Glow in the dark geometry, toilet paper Olympics, flying marshmallows and zip line zoo! We will meet every other Thursday starting September 8th and ending on December 15th.

Registration required as spots are limited, please contact the White Rock Hills Library for more details.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn math in a whole new way while having fun.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Historias, canciones y rimas en español para aprender a leer! Edades sugeridas: 6 años de edad y menores.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come join for a series of Sign Language classes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together.
Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come explore technology and creativity when the Perot Tech Truck visits Timberglen.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

Una hora de cuento bilingue para niños menores de 6 años, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your engineering skills. Create structures with different kinds of materials. Be prepared for several challenges!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Each week join our Library Staff as we use large blocks, Legos, and more to build whatever your imagination creates!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Fuel up after school with a free snack provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture available to kids aged 18 and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
All ages are invited to join us every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month to have group viewings of classic works in anime, samplings of new and old releases, and movie nights featuring pieces by directors Hayao Miyazaki, Mamoru Hosada and Mahiro Maeda. Please join us to watch anime, discuss manga and get excited for new releases!
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Description
Join us for our special shoelace-tying storytime as part of Nordstrom’s monthly shoelace-tying workshop!!

This class is designed for little ones learning this important skill, complete with a free lacing card with which to practice and a special certificate!

The monthly classes take place at 9:00 a.m. on the third Saturday of the month, in Nordstrom Northpark Kids’ Shoe Department (3rd floor).

For questions or to register, please contact Nordstrom Northpark Kids’ Shoe Department @ 214.231.3900 Ext. 1469 or monica.harris@nordstrom.com.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
We've been collecting books for children this holiday season, and now Santa Claus is coming to hand them out! Santa will be reading "The Night Before Christmas" and posing for holiday photos.

Provided by the Friends of the White Rock Hills Public Library.

Registration is required (limit 110 children ages newborn to 12), and child must be present to receive their book. Registration is open November 17 t0 November 14.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the session for your track on the following dates:
Nov. 12: Visual Arts
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Jan. 14: Theatre
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts? Better make sure your audition is the best it can be! Get advice and guidance from Booker T. teachers at these workshops in preparation for auditions in late January. Attend the
Dec. 10: Dance
Dec. 17: Music
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of thread work is welcomed. Free and open to the public.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your homework or get help on the math you are struggling to understand. Tutoring is provided by Dr. Gil Lee and UTD students.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Join us Saturday for a fun seasonal craft activity during December.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Tail Wagging Tutors is a program that encourages children in grades K-6 to read to therapy animals.

Each educator-animal team creates a friendly, supportive environment where children can become more confident and experienced readers.

It’s a fun way for children to practice their reading skills.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Rhythm and Blues musician, former Kidville entertainer and the voice of Clifford the Big Red Dog television theme song, Mr. Jason, in an upbeat yet down to earth musical storytelling session!
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us every third Saturday of the month for Family Storytime! For children and parents. Listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come help our furry friends with their reading. Children read to dogs to build confidence with reading. Ages 6-12
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
DISD Truancy Intervention 8th Grade
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. Enjoy a great story about the season, followed by a craft.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn, Draw, Watch, and Talk A-N-I-M-E
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Enjoy games and crafts with your family, friends, and neighbors at the White Rock Hills Branch Library. Some games are provided, but feel free to bring your own games, puzzles, or activities to share!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Start your winter break off right at the Forest Green Branch. We will have games, music, crafts, and refreshments. Stick around at 3 p.m. for the Perot Tech Truck!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Bells Bells Bells is presented by Rochelle Rabouin. Ms. Rabouin will highlight bells from around the world. She will showcase her collection of bells with song and literature. Children will be charmed by her reading of "The Adventures of JINGLE-JYNGEL -THE HAPPY HELPFUL BELL."
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Discover and play during your winter break with the Perot Tech Truck at Forest Green!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for this hands-on STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Recommended for children in grades 1-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us everything Saturday for a variety of children’s program ranging from live performers, art & crafts, story time, gaming day, Sing’n & Signin', Library LEGO Maniacs and Science Kids.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come watch Kid-friendly classic Christmas movies with the librarians at Kleberg Rylie Library. Every child who comes will receive a FREE candy cane!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Lets 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 winter afternoon.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens, do you like Anime? Join us at Anime Club to watch movies and shows, work on cosplay, and read manga. We will meet every other Saturday starting October 22nd. Hope to see you there!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Battle real Pokémon trainers at the Bachman Lake Branch Library Pokémon Gym. Make new friends, build decks, learn skills, and ask questions about Pokémon. Bring your cards, video game, tablet, or laptop. Free Wifi!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a children's movie every Sunday afternoon with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
STEAM Sunday-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, December 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: O-18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 19, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Teen Pregnancy (NTARuPT)) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies. The vision is that every young person in our community has the opportunity to set goals, plan education and careers and become self-sufficient before entering into parenthood. Parents and teens welcome! Call to set an appointment during library hours Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for an entertaining feature film for adults in the auditorium! ¡Vengan para una película para adultos en el auditorio!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Lee Meeting Room
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games. Learn to play games that involve strategy like chess or checkers and challenge others in classic games like "Guess Who"!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children come to Arcadia Park Branch to learn and do some mad science!
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Come read the Bluebonnet chapter books with Ms. Dickinson. Each week we will read and discuss a couple of chapters from one book.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for board games or crafts, followed by a snack.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Celebrate the holidays by making crafts, singing songs, and having fun with the Elves of the North Oak Cliff Branch Library. Directly followed by a visit from the Perot Tech Truck!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy fun holiday stories
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Experience hands-on science with the Perot Museum’s mobile discovery lab. The TECH (tinker, engineer, create, hack) Truck brings maker-based science, technology, art and math to your neighborhood, and it's visiting the North Oak Cliff Branch Library!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come listen to stories, sing songs, play math games, construct creations,participate in science experiments, and make crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Make new friends and discuss new books! Join us at the Dallas West Branch Library every last Tuesday of the month to discuss our chapter book of the month.
Come ready to share your thoughts and bring suggestions for the following month’s book.
Call 214-670-6445 to find out this month’s title or stop by and check out a copy!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm. Other games and activities are included in this hour of fun!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Bells Bells Bells is presented by Rochelle Rabouin. Ms. Rabouin will highlight bells from around the world. She will showcase her collection of bells with song and literature. Children will be charmed by her reading of "The Adventures of JINGLE-JYNGEL -THE HAPPY HELPFUL BELL."
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center after school every Wednesday for a mid-week movie.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
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.
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a family friendly holiday movie in the auditorium! Los invitamos a ver una película familiar. ¡Lleguen con nosotros para la diversión!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play some classic board games with your friends and family.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come build animals, people, and more out of legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Practice your Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation with our Spanish speaking staff.
Location
Classroom B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in putting puzzles together. For ages 1-18.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Join our after school program where we will have lots of fun together through crafts, activities, and games!
Location
In Library
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Fuel up after school with a free snack provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture available to kids aged 18 and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Programa para promover la lectura para ninos usando leccion, dynamica, actividades, y canciones.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Thursday for kid-friendly arts and crafts!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come Thursday, December 22 to create a "sweet" ornament to give a parent or friend as a gift this Christmas.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested Ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn math in a whole new way while having fun.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Historias, canciones y rimas en español para aprender a leer! Edades sugeridas: 6 años de edad y menores.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come join for a series of Sign Language classes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together.
Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Build and decorate a gingerbread house using graham crackers, icing, and your favorite candy! All supplies will be provided.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

Una hora de cuento bilingue para niños menores de 6 años, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn, Draw, Watch, and Talk A-N-I-M-E
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Art classes and creative writing classes for elementary school children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and learn to fold an origami creation each month with Ms. Mei-Wan! Open to children and adults.
Location
Classroom #1
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Time
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth Leadership Gavel Club! Formed to educate our youth to become influential leaders and excellent communicators - Sponsored by Toastmasters International.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
TBD - Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Winter can be tough and it can be even tougher when winter lasts the majority of the year! There are several animals that are perfectly suited to these frigid temps. Wrap-up tight and venture with me into temperatures that can make you shiver. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn about Polymers. Learn how to mix different solutions to create a chemical reaction.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Reading (nonfiction/fiction) Polar Bear, Polar Bear by Martin, Tacky, and nonfiction. Sing songs, do experiment of blubber in ice water, make crafts of polar bear and penguins at end with hot chocolate and marshmallows
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Stop by the library and make and take a craft from recycled or natural materials. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Make a craft that you can take home.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for Perot Tech Truck science activities.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for board games or crafts, followed by a snack.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Sit, relax, and enjoy a family fun night with board games, cards and more.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come listen to stories, sing songs, play math games, construct creations,participate in science experiments, and make crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm. Other games and activities are included in this hour of fun!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
In Kwanzaa: A Harvest Celebration performed by Melody “Afi” Bell, children will be enchanted with stories, songs and the history of Kwanzaa accompanied by African drumming beats.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Depending on each audience, TECH Truck experiences may involve no technology, low technology or high technology. Yet in every case, kids and caregivers share the thrill of discovery that’s so essential to fostering confidence and creativity in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) subjects. Bring your child out for the Perot Tech Truck experience!
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Participate in building challenges using Legos!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a variety of fun winter break activities!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Introduce Caldecotts and their meanings. Show 15 or so books different styles of media/drawings for books that have won or Honor awards in the Caldecott. Break patrons/children into groups with 4-5 “newish” books with recent copyrights. Patrons choose and narrow down until we have a “Dallas Westacott”!! Have different tables with various art medias (watercolors, pastels, paints, pencils, with examples of crafts they can do in the different media)
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Stop by the library and make and take a craft from recycled or natural materials. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Watch an animated movie on our big screen.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come build animals, people, and more out of legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Practice your Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation with our Spanish speaking staff.
Location
Classroom B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Join our after school program where we will have lots of fun together through crafts, activities, and games!
Location
In Library
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join fellow citizens working together as good neighbors to reduce the crime in the Oak Lawn neighborhood.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us on the last Thursday of every month for Tall Tales storytime on the GeO-Deck. From 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM, children’s librarians from the Dallas Public Library present fun for 2 – 5 year olds who love to jump around, hear a story and sing a song.

Seating is lounge inspired and will fill quickly. Please call 214-712-7040 or email info@reuniontower.com to reserve your spot!

For more information, please visit http://www.reuniontower.com/?gclid=CNr_iP_SlcoCFQ6Sfgod_MwCSg/#event|tall-tales-story-time-on-the-geo-deck-2-2|64
Location
Off Site
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Create some amazing hands-on projects with staff members from the Perot Museum! Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a variety of fun winter break activities!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Programa para promover la lectura para ninos usando leccion, dynamica, actividades, y canciones.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Stop by the library and make and take a craft from recycled or natural materials. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Make a craft that you can take home.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested Ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Historias, canciones y rimas en español para aprender a leer! Edades sugeridas: 6 años de edad y menores.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together.
Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us at the Dallas West Branch for hands-on fun and learning brought to you by the Perot Museum TECH Truck! This classroom on wheels will bring fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) activities for all to enjoy!
Location
Outside
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a variety of fun winter break activities!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Stop by the library and make and take a craft from recycled or natural materials. Recommended for ages 7 and up.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

Una hora de cuento bilingue para niños menores de 6 años, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of thread work is welcomed. Free and open to the public.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Join us Saturday for a fun seasonal craft activity during December.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Rhythm and Blues musician, former Kidville entertainer and the voice of Clifford the Big Red Dog television theme song, Mr. Jason, in an upbeat yet down to earth musical storytelling session!
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Celebrate the New Year a little early as count down to noon!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn, Draw, Watch, and Talk A-N-I-M-E
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Nutcracker in a Nutshell presented by S&D Puppetry! This is a classic holiday story performed in a contemporary style that celebrates the season of gift giving and children’s dreams. This puppet show is truly a masterpiece.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Enjoy games and crafts with your family, friends, and neighbors at the White Rock Hills Branch Library. Some games are provided, but feel free to bring your own games, puzzles, or activities to share!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us everything Saturday for a variety of children’s program ranging from live performers, art & crafts, story time, gaming day, Sing’n & Signin', Library LEGO Maniacs and Science Kids.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
At 4:00pm our time, it will be midnight somewhere and we will celebrate along with them. We will listen to music and eat and drink just like we were there, come in and join us! At Midnight(4:00) the noisemakers will go off and the poppers will pop and we will toast the New Year with (non-Alcoholic!) champagne!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library presents storytime at the Dallas Museum of Art the first Tuesday of every month.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as children will engage in hands-on maker-based science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) experiences that will foster creativity and confidence.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Make a craft that you can take home.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Afterschool snacks, crafts and games for children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story!
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us as we introduce children ages 5 to 12 to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) principles through fun projects and games.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come listen to stories, sing songs, play math games, construct creations,participate in science experiments, and make crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older, interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, and have filled out your application online, please plan to attend this orientation and interview session, now at a new time.
Location
In Library
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm. Other games and activities are included in this hour of fun!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Homeschoolers will meet in the auditorium or study room to share curriculum and ideas. This part can be facilitated by a library staff member. If kids come with the parents, we can have a separate activity for them like coloring pages, storytime, Play & Learn toys or a simple STEM project.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
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
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a variety of fun winter break activities!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afterschool snacks and fun movies for kids Wednesdays after school.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come build animals, people, and more out of legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Practice your Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation with our Spanish speaking staff.
Location
Classroom B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Join us for a family storytime filled with glow-in-the-dark stories, actions, and crafts.
Location
In Library
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 3-6
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
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.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
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.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a variety of fun winter break activities!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Programa para promover la lectura para ninos usando leccion, dynamica, actividades, y canciones.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children's Center during Winter Break for fun and educational activities! Make a craft that you can take home.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your creativity with LEGOs! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 4-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested Ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Stories, songs, and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Historias, canciones y rimas en español para aprender a leer! Edades sugeridas: 6 años de edad y menores.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

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