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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for Classic Movie Thursdays every first and third Thursday of the month as we feature a different classic film in the Central Library Auditorium.
Location
1st floor - Auditorium
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven y diviértete en nuestro tiempo de cuentos bilingüe y más cada jueves a las 6 p.m. Niños de todas edades son bienvenidos.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Wear your coziest pajamas and bring along your favorite snuggly and enjoy being entertained with sweet dream stories and songs. All ages are welcome.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Venga y pase un buen rato con sus hijos (edades 0-36 meses) usando jugetes educativos. Una especialista bilingue les ofrecera ideas divertidal para promover el desarrollo de su ninos.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more. For children ages 6 and under and their caregivers.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is a FREE educational program that teaches you how to make healthy food choices, cook healthy food for your family, get the most for your food dollars, food safety and how to stay physically active!

Please sign up at the circulation desk or call to get your name put on the list.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 22, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that engages 2- to 4-year-olds in phonics and pre-reading basics with stories, rhymes and music.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us every Saturday for a drop-in children's craft activity! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

Bring your children (ages 0-3) and have a good time using educational toys, music, and movement. Group leaders will facilitate playful learning activities with your child.

For more information, call 972-400-0286

With support from: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.

¡Juega conmigo!

Traiga a sus ninos (de 0 a 3 anos de edad) y pásela bien usando juguetes educativos, música y movimiento. Líderes de grupo facilitaran activadades de aprendizaje divertidas.

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

Patrocinado por: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for stories with Miss Yannique!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for Saturday crafts!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Brothers Gromm Puppets presented by Brothers Gromm. Come enjoy The Brothers Gromm, an engaging puppet show for families & the young at heart! Their work's been seen on Pappyland (PBS/TLC), the WSTM Showboat & Bear Town! Hootybee and friends look forward to entertaining parents and children at their upcoming Bookmarks show! Hootybee may need your assistance during the program, so be prepared to participate!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for activities and a discussion of the Texas Bluebonnet Award 2014 - 2015 nominee: Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo.

The Texas Bluebonnet Award is a reading list for 3rd - 6th graders. After reading five books by January, the kids are eligible to vote for their favorite at school.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a free family friendly movie. You may bring a covered drink and snack to enjoy during movie time. All children under the age of 13 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join our bilingual knitting group for an afternoon of great fun as participants discuss patterns and share ideas! Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.

Únete a nuestro grupo bilingüe para los patrones de punto, la discusión y mucha diversión! De punto de ganchillo, encaje de aguja, o cualquier tipo de aguja con hilos es bienvenido.
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come and learn how to protect and defend yourself at Grauwyler Park Branch "Self Defense Class" on Saturdays from 3pm-5pm. There are 15 slots for kids and 15 slots for adults. Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Program made possible with a grant from The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Billy Edmond is a sculptor, painter, and jewelry maker. His primary purpose is to educate through his paintings and hand carved sculptures. He was a participant in the 2009 National Arts Program 22nd Annual Art Exhibit and Competition. He describes his artwork as "an image of the American culture and its heritage."
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, August 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, August 25, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers. Suggested ages: birth to 2 years of age.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-5 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have 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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime with Miss Jenna featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 3 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 6 years and under.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Story Time @ The Family Place
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile2

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven y diviértete en nuestro tiempo de cuentos bilingüe y más cada jueves a las 6 p.m. Niños de todas edades son bienvenidos.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Venga y pase un buen rato con sus hijos (edades 0-36 meses) usando jugetes educativos. Una especialista bilingue les ofrecera ideas divertidal para promover el desarrollo de su ninos.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more. For children ages 6 and under and their caregivers.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is a FREE educational program that teaches you how to make healthy food choices, cook healthy food for your family, get the most for your food dollars, food safety and how to stay physically active!

Please sign up at the circulation desk or call to get your name put on the list.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 29, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that engages 2- to 4-year-olds in phonics and pre-reading basics with stories, rhymes and music.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us every Saturday for a drop-in children's craft activity! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

Bring your children (ages 0-3) and have a good time using educational toys, music, and movement. Group leaders will facilitate playful learning activities with your child.

For more information, call 972-400-0286

With support from: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.

¡Juega conmigo!

Traiga a sus ninos (de 0 a 3 anos de edad) y pásela bien usando juguetes educativos, música y movimiento. Líderes de grupo facilitaran activadades de aprendizaje divertidas.

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

Patrocinado por: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Do you like building things with LEGOs? Bring the whole family and work as a team to build specific LEGO structures on the theme "Back to School." You have a certain amount of time to build the best one. Can you do it? Are you up to the challenge? Recommended for the whole family - Moms, Dads, and Grandmas too!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for stories with Miss Yannique!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Description
Watch as a group of Muppets travel on a fun global tour. But mayhem follows the group overseas, as they find themselves entangled in an international crime caper!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Farewell Summer! Welcome Fall! Join us for this fun fall craft.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Slappy’s Puppet Playhouse presented by former Ringling Bros. Clowns “Slappy and Monday”. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, step right up for a Ha Ha Ha highly magnetic vaudevillian slapstick comedy act!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join our bilingual knitting group for an afternoon of great fun as participants discuss patterns and share ideas! Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.

Únete a nuestro grupo bilingüe para los patrones de punto, la discusión y mucha diversión! De punto de ganchillo, encaje de aguja, o cualquier tipo de aguja con hilos es bienvenido.
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come and learn how to protect and defend yourself at Grauwyler Park Branch "Self Defense Class" on Saturdays from 3pm-5pm. There are 15 slots for kids and 15 slots for adults. Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Program made possible with a grant from The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger
Location
Classroom B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
The Patchwork Quilt

Enjoy the heartwarming tale of how a patchwork quilt made from all kinds of fabric scraps became a beloved family project, as told by master storyteller Melody Bell. Discover how Tanya's grandmother would cut and sew together any meaningful materials to craft a "masterpeice" quilt, an expression of great beauty and love. Make your own unique, creative paper quilt to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Children's librarians provide fun and interactive children's storytimes during the Dallas Museum of Art's free First Tuesday event located at 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have 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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime with Miss Jenna featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 3 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Martina, the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale

Enjoy the delightful Cuban folktale of Martina, the Beautiful Cockroach, as told by master storyteller Rolanda Brigham with character voices and interactive audience participation. Have fun learning why manners and etiquette are so valuable in life and why it is so important to listen to your grandparents! Design your own special tea cup or coffee cup to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 pm at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library join us afterschool for a fun activity - crafts, science games, performances, and more!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for Classic Movie Thursdays every first and third Thursday of the month as we feature a different classic film in the Central Library Auditorium.
Location
1st floor - Auditorium
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven y diviértete en nuestro tiempo de cuentos bilingüe y más cada jueves a las 6 p.m. Niños de todas edades son bienvenidos.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is a FREE educational program that teaches you how to make healthy food choices, cook healthy food for your family, get the most for your food dollars, food safety and how to stay physically active!

Please sign up at the circulation desk or call to get your name put on the list.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 05, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that engages 2- to 4-year-olds in phonics and pre-reading basics with stories, rhymes and music.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

Bring your children (ages 0-3) and have a good time using educational toys, music, and movement. Group leaders will facilitate playful learning activities with your child.

For more information, call 972-400-0286

With support from: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.

¡Juega conmigo!

Traiga a sus ninos (de 0 a 3 anos de edad) y pásela bien usando juguetes educativos, música y movimiento. Líderes de grupo facilitaran activadades de aprendizaje divertidas.

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

Patrocinado por: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
"Free" Math Tutoring. Registration required. Class is for students in grades K-12 that live in the South Dallas area of town. Students must sign-up to attend.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Chinese Storytime with Linda Li! This storytime will be told in Mandarin Chinese and English in NorthCourt of NorthPark Center and will be led by Linda Li of the Park Cities Chinese School.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Legends of the Dogwood Tree

Have you ever seen a dogwood tree? This fascinating tree with its unique shape, its twisty trunk and its exquisitely beautiful blooms is the subject of many legends and folktales. Discover some fascinating myths about this distinctive tree and let visual artist and tree art specialist Nadine Burke help you make your own special dogwood tree to take home!
Presented by Big Thought
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for stories with Miss Yannique!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join the Dallas Public Library for a children's storytime as part of the free Nasher First Saturday events at the Nasher Sculpture Center is 2001 Flora Street, Dallas TX 75201.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Why the Moon Has One Eye

Let master origami artist Alicia Colina-Ashby delight you with one of the most beautiful creation folktales from the Pueblo Indian culture. Discuss the meaning of the story, especially the concept of balance, and share your thoughts about what this means to you. Create your own unique take-home art based on the story's significance in your life.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Mysterious Giant of Barletta: An Italian Folktale

Enjoy master storyteller Rolanda Brigham's version of this clever folktale about a mysterious giant who saves the town of Barletta, which is faced with the prospect of destruction. By means of a clever idea, help from the townspeople and an onion, find out how the giant outwitted the army and restored peace! Make a fun Italian craft to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
In Library
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Legends of the Dogwood Tree

Have you ever seen a dogwood tree? This fascinating tree with its unique shape, its twisty trunk and its exquisitely beautiful blooms is the subject of many legends and folktales. Discover some fascinating myths about this distinctive tree and let visual artist and tree art specialist Nadine Burke help you make your own special dogwood tree to take home!
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join our bilingual knitting group for an afternoon of great fun as participants discuss patterns and share ideas! Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.

Únete a nuestro grupo bilingüe para los patrones de punto, la discusión y mucha diversión! De punto de ganchillo, encaje de aguja, o cualquier tipo de aguja con hilos es bienvenido.
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 06, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Want to volunteer at the library? You must be 14 years old and able to attend our orientation classes. Call us for more information on registering.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, September 07, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, September 08, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, September 08, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, September 08, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The Patchwork Quilt

Enjoy the heartwarming tale of how a patchwork quilt made from all kinds of fabric scraps became a beloved family project, as told by master storyteller Melody Bell. Discover how Tanya's grandmother would cut and sew together any meaningful materials to craft a "masterpeice" quilt, an expression of great beauty and love. Make your own unique, creative paper quilt to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger
Location
Classroom B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-5 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn how to help your child be ready to read in this 4-session, interactive workshop. Parents of infants, toddlers, preschoolers and even early readers will come away with practical tools and resources to help their children succeed in reading.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
How Tigers Got Their Stripes

Listen to the fascinating Vietnamese folk tale of how tigers got their stripes, as told by master storyteller Alfreda Rollins. Discover how and why the mighty tiger, in search of wisdom, was outwitted and nearly destroyed! Share the value of wise decisions with others and learn 'trust games' that you can play anytime. Make your own 'courage stripes' to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have 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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Mister Mark, Get Set, Go presented by Mister Mark. Award winning songwriter for children and families. Mr. Mark engages children in dance, singing, and interactive educational play with words, feelings and imagination.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime with Miss Jenna featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 3 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for fun interactive stories, arts & crafts and fun activities for preschool children! Suggested ages 2- 6 years.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Patchwork Quilt

Enjoy the heartwarming tale of how a patchwork quilt made from all kinds of fabric scraps became a beloved family project, as told by master storyteller Melody Bell. Discover how Tanya's grandmother would cut and sew together any meaningful materials to craft a "masterpeice" quilt, an expression of great beauty and love. Make your own unique, creative paper quilt to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 pm at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library join us afterschool for a fun activity - crafts, science games, performances, and more!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
The orientation covers volunteer opportunities and services for community outreach volunteers. All community service volunteers must call Volunteer Center Community Service Restitution, Director Jean Wells at 214-821-8711, to register for orientation.
Location
Study Room B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Mysterious Giant of Barletta: An Italian Folktale

Enjoy master storyteller Rolanda Brigham's version of this clever folktale about a mysterious giant who saves the town of Barletta, which is faced with the prospect of destruction. By means of a clever idea, help from the townspeople and an onion, find out how the giant outwitted the army and restored peace! Make a fun Italian craft to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us to relax with their friends after school and enjoy fun activities. Families welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven y diviértete en nuestro tiempo de cuentos bilingüe y más cada jueves a las 6 p.m. Niños de todas edades son bienvenidos.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is a FREE educational program that teaches you how to make healthy food choices, cook healthy food for your family, get the most for your food dollars, food safety and how to stay physically active!

Please sign up at the circulation desk or call to get your name put on the list.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that engages 2- to 4-year-olds in phonics and pre-reading basics with stories, rhymes and music.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The Patchwork Quilt

Enjoy the heartwarming tale of how a patchwork quilt made from all kinds of fabric scraps became a beloved family project, as told by master storyteller Melody Bell. Discover how Tanya's grandmother would cut and sew together any meaningful materials to craft a "masterpeice" quilt, an expression of great beauty and love. Make your own unique, creative paper quilt to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

Bring your children (ages 0-3) and have a good time using educational toys, music, and movement. Group leaders will facilitate playful learning activities with your child.

For more information, call 972-400-0286

With support from: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.

¡Juega conmigo!

Traiga a sus ninos (de 0 a 3 anos de edad) y pásela bien usando juguetes educativos, música y movimiento. Líderes de grupo facilitaran activadades de aprendizaje divertidas.

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

Patrocinado por: Children’s Medical Center, George and Fay Young Foundation, Harold B Simmons Foundation, the Dallas Foundation
UT Dallas Center for Children and Families.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
"Free" Math Tutoring. Registration required. Class is for students in grades K-12 that live in the South Dallas area of town. Students must sign-up to attend.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us every Saturday for a drop-in children's craft activity! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for stories with Miss Yannique!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Be the baddest duel master in town. Join us for a Yu-Gi-oh tournament, there will be fun, food and flying monsters!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Martina, the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale

Enjoy the delightful Cuban folktale of Martina, the Beautiful Cockroach, as told by master storyteller Rolanda Brigham with character voices and interactive audience participation. Have fun learning why manners and etiquette are so valuable in life and why it is so important to listen to your grandparents! Design your own special tea cup or coffee cup to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Patchwork Quilt

Enjoy the heartwarming tale of how a patchwork quilt made from all kinds of fabric scraps became a beloved family project, as told by master storyteller Melody Bell. Discover how Tanya's grandmother would cut and sew together any meaningful materials to craft a "masterpeice" quilt, an expression of great beauty and love. Make your own unique, creative paper quilt to take home.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Legends of the Dogwood Tree

Have you ever seen a dogwood tree? This fascinating tree with its unique shape, its twisty trunk and its exquisitely beautiful blooms is the subject of many legends and folktales. Discover some fascinating myths about this distinctive tree and let visual artist and tree art specialist Nadine Burke help you make your own special dogwood tree to take home!
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join our bilingual knitting group for an afternoon of great fun as participants discuss patterns and share ideas! Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.

Únete a nuestro grupo bilingüe para los patrones de punto, la discusión y mucha diversión! De punto de ganchillo, encaje de aguja, o cualquier tipo de aguja con hilos es bienvenido.
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth under 18 years of age will have fun learning to overcome nervousness when speaking before an audience, organize and present idea logically and convincely, listen carefully to others' ideas and participate in and even lead group discussion or meetings.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, September 15, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, September 15, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger
Location
Classroom B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-5 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Best Mariachi in the World

Gustavo is the only one in his talented family who doesn't play an instrument. Discover how he finds his place in the band with storyteller and master musician Rochelle Rabouin. Have a wonderful time singing folk songs from Mexico, South America and Caribbean Island countries and learning some interesting facts about languages and musical influences.
Presented by Big Thought.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn how to help your child be ready to read in this 4-session, interactive workshop. Parents of infants, toddlers, preschoolers and even early readers will come away with practical tools and resources to help their children succeed in reading.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have 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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime with Miss Jenna featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 3 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for fun interactive stories, arts & crafts and fun activities for preschool children! Suggested ages 2- 6 years.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Wednesday from 4:00 - 5:00 pm at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library join us afterschool for a fun activity - crafts, science games, performances, and more!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for Classic Movie Thursdays every first and third Thursday of the month as we feature a different classic film in the Central Library Auditorium.
Location
1st floor - Auditorium
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
What Can You Do With a Paleta?

Let master storyteller Alfreda Rollins acquaint you with the joys of much-loved Mexican "paletas" ̶ frozen fruit-flavored popsicles sold from roving, refrigerated carts with distinctive bells announcing their arrival. Share your thoughts about your neighborhood or experiences with "paletas" with the group and make your own creative paper "paleta" to take home.
Presented by Big Thought
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven y diviértete en nuestro tiempo de cuentos bilingüe y más cada jueves a las 6 p.m. Niños de todas edades son bienvenidos.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Wear your coziest pajamas and bring along your favorite snuggly and enjoy being entertained with sweet dream stories and songs. All ages are welcome.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 19, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 19, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 19, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 19, 2014
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program is a FREE educational program that teaches you how to make healthy food choices, cook healthy food for your family, get the most for your food dollars, food safety and how to stay physically active!

Please sign up at the circulation desk or call to get your name put on the list.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 19, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that engages 2- to 4-year-olds in phonics and pre-reading basics with stories, rhymes and music.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

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