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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 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 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 0-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 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, September 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, September 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, September 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
You and your preschooler are invited to join us for a hands-on STEAM workshop where you'll learn about buoyancy by making predictions and testing whether various objects sink or float. Ages 3-5 with an adult.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 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, September 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Tuesday for Reading Friends! School-age children will engage in different literacy exercises with accompanying activities. Children will read in small groups led by Children's Center staff and have the opportunity to use their critical thinking skills while making reading enjoyable and exciting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Kids 5-12: Come use the provided materials to build whatever you want!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an after school snack with board games and crafts.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 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, September 27, 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, September 27, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children, teens, parents, seniors! Join us for a fun and relaxing time of coloring. We'll provide pictures and coloring implements or if you like, you can bring your own.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come geek out with other anime and manga fans! We watch movies, draw, talk about our current favorites, and generally have a good time. Ages 14-18.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 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
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We’re walking our way to get fit and feel better. If you’re interested in walking around the park and making new friends, sign up for the Get Fit Club. It’s free and open to all ages!
Location
Outside
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 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, September 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime for pre-schoolers featuring books, music, movement, and playtime.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 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, September 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Mister Mark, Get Set, Go is presented by Mister Mark, an award-winning songwriter for children and families. Mr. Mark engages children in dancing, singing, and interactive educational play with words, feelings and imagination. This program will be performed in EastCourt between Starbucks and Dillards.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 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
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 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
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for hands-on activities as we explore and learn about water, from the water cycle to buoyancy. For ages 3-5.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
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 28, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Promote infant and caregiver bonding through interactive early literacy activities, stories, songs. For infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 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, September 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 to 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants.

Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants and toddlers with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 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, September 28, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games! Children will have the opportunity to play board games with family, friends, and Children's Center staff! 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
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 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, September 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 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, September 28, 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, September 28, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Kids come and practice your reading skills by reading to some therapy dogs.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, September 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, September 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, September 29, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 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 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a fun storytime for 2 and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 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, September 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, September 29, 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, September 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, September 29, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten! Come and learn your ABC's and 123's. Each week there will be songs, stories and you will learn a letter and number each week. Ages 3-5.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 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, September 29, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Kids ages 5-12: Come sing songs, play with instruments, and listen to stories read aloud.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 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, September 29, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Science activities from the Perot Museum. Technology and hands on.

Grades K to 6
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 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, September 29, 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, September 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We’re walking our way to get fit and feel better. If you’re interested in walking around the park and making new friends, sign up for the Get Fit Club. It’s free and open to all ages!
Location
Outside
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institute of Health and the University of North Texas. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for an entertaining storytime with books, songs, fingerplays and more! Recommended for age 6 and younger.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 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, September 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center 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, September 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Bring the kids to Stay & Play every Sunday from 1:30 – 2:30! We have puzzles, jumbo blocks and other educational toys that will engage children and help them learn in a fun and exciting way!

Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 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, September 30, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly adventure as we travel to Imagination Land through stories, songs and activities.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Unwind and get ready for the weekend with jigsaw puzzles and board games.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Come build with Legos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 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 de 6 años de edad y bajo, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Do you like to draw? What if you could build a robot that would create art for you? In this program, you will create an Art Bot with markers for legs that will create drawings as it moves across a paper. If you've ever been interested in building a robot, Art Bots are great place to start experimenting. Limited to 10 kids.

Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Do you want to be the very best Pokemon master? Then join us for a party all about Pokemon with crafts, games, and more. Our library is a Pokestop so you can get your Pokemon Go gear while you're here.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 30, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 01, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
In Library
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 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, October 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K - 12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Chinese Storytime with Linda Li! This storytime will be told in Mandarin Chinese and English and will be led by Linda Li of the Park Cities Chinese School.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your whole family and join us as we discover and explore a variety of fun & educational topics through stories, songs, games, crafts & more! Suggested ages: 5 & Up
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 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, October 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every Saturday for educational fun! Celebrate the opening of the Texas State Fair with Western-themed games and crafts. Play "Tic Tac Texas", create a horse craft, search for hidden treasures in our sand box, and try your hand at "milking a cow" painting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Children of all ages: Come explore a science, technology, engineering, art or math topic each week through books, songs, experiments, and crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come join Ms. Pilar for a bilingual Spanish/English language and music class with songs, dancing, story time and playing.
Children ages 4-8. The first Saturday of the month.

Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Mr. Phil, the Song and Dance Man, will charm and delight the family with classic stories, contemporary tales, traditional nursery rhymes and a few tunes from his ukulele.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Dallas Public library presents storytime at the Nasher Sculpture Center the first Saturday of every month.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 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, October 01, 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, October 01, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. This week we'll make a fun craft! Celebrate Hispanic Heritage @ Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come join us and have fun building whatever you want.
The Lego Club is funded by a grant from the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League and the Hampton-Illinois Library Friends.

Unase a nosotros y tenga diversión construyendo lo que quiere.
El Lego Club está financiado por una beca de la Oak Cliff Asociación Conservacionista Antiguo y los Amigos de la Biblioteca de Hampton-Illinois.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you looking for something to do? Come to Family Game Day and enjoy activities such as board games, card games, coloring...
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Firemen and a Fire Truck will visit The Lakewood Library for an educational experience for the whole family. Come see what a real fireman does, his equipment, and the truck! Learn how to keep safe in a fire.
Location
Outside
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
"You Are Special!" is performed by Doc Gibbs. This signature program is for children and for anyone who is "young at heart." Doc will sing, play keyboard, and tell funny stories to encourage children to see their value and use their talents.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Take chances, make mistakes, and get messy at Forest Green's monthly STEAM program!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Your imagination is the only limit to what can be created with KEVA planks. Build an entire city or one enormous sky scraper. Create castles complete with stairs and turrets, or construct a Rube Goldberg type machine designed to accomplish a simple task.

Limited to 10 kids, grades 3 - 6.

Kits provided by UT Dallas' Science & Engineering Education Center.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join the Audelia Teen Anime Club every Saturday this Fall to watch new and different types of Anime, exercise your manga drawing skills, work on your cosplay costume, and try your hand at Japanese video games with other teens from the neighborhood.

We welcome all things Otaku related!

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 02, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Banned Books Week is September 25 to October 1st and to show what a slippery slope banning is, we're letting YOU do the banning.
Come to the White Rock Hills Library and if you come across an item that you think should be banned, let us know! We'll have a display of other challenged books to show how different people's opinions can be.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 02, 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, October 02, 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 Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 02, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come play PINGO, a math game with ping pong balls and water!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Craft 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, October 03, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 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
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Kids ages 5-12: Come sing songs, play with instruments, and listen to stories read aloud.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join the STEAM Team! Each Monday join us activities that are fun - and you might learn a thing or two! Fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Applied Mathematics!
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 9-12.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 6-8.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
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, October 04, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Tuesday for Reading Friends! School-age children will engage in different literacy exercises with accompanying activities. Children will read in small groups led by Children's Center staff and have the opportunity to use their critical thinking skills while making reading enjoyable and exciting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Kids 5-12: Come use the provided materials to build whatever you want!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 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, October 04, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 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, October 04, 2016
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, October 04, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 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
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us the first Tuesday of every month for a fun and exciting teen event at the library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Financial Coaches from Catholic Charities will discuss the importance of a good resume and present tips on how to build one. They will also discuss how to use one’s personal network in the job search process.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 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, October 05, 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, October 05, 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, October 05, 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
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us with local talent Maricela Carelock, her electric guitar, and merry puppets as she presents a bilingual musical event.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 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
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
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, October 05, 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, October 05, 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, October 05, 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, October 05, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants.

Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
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, October 05, 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, October 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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, October 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games! Children will have the opportunity to play board games with family, friends, and Children's Center staff! 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
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 05, 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, October 05, 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, October 05, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 05, 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
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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. Values are strategic, innovative and culturally sensitive.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a fun storytime for 2 and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
City of Dallas police will talk to preschoolers about who are strangers; what is a considered to be a dangerous situation with an adult or stranger; what to do if you get lost, etc.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten! Come and learn your ABC's and 123's. Each week there will be songs, stories and you will learn a letter and number each week. Ages 3-5.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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, October 06, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Kids ages 5-12: Come sing songs, play with instruments, and listen to stories read aloud.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us weekly for a hands on activity relating to Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math. Open to all ages. Check with the library for more information about what activity will be featured.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 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, October 06, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We’re scaring up some terrifying times every Thursday with some scary (and not so scary) movies! Join us every week as we shiver through some great horror movies in one room and some friendlier ones in another.

October 6: The Ring and Hocus Pocus
October 13: The Sixth Sense and the Addams Family
October 20: White Noise and Beetlejuice
October 27: What Lies Beneath and Van Helsing
Location
Classroom B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institute of Health and the University of North Texas. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The Lochwood Branch Library is offering FREE
classes on face painting. Come. Learn. Wow Your Friends.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 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, October 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center 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, October 07, 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, October 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 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 Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Come build with Legos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 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 de 6 años de edad y bajo, con musica, movimiento, canciones y arte!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come stir up some paint to fins out everything about primary, secondary and tertiary colors. Then create a work of art to keep. Limited to 12 kids. Appropriate for kids 6 & Up.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 07, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 08, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a day of fishing and fun! It will be held down at the lake by Mountain Creek Branch Library. Bring your own gear or borrow some from the Library. Supplies are limited so come early if you plan to borrow. You will need to bring your own food and water, as well as bait. Wear comfortable weather appropriate clothing, including a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and bugspray. Don't miss out!
Location
Outside
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 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, October 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K - 12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 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, October 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Join us Saturday for a fun craft seasonal craft activity.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every Saturday for educational fun! Use plastic bottles, cardboard boxes and tubes, newspapers, and other odds and ends to create your own recycled STEAM fun, from robots to marble runs!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
Join us for a special reading by Nancy Churnin of her book, "The William Hoy Story: How a Deaf Baseball Player Changed the Game!" It's the true story of a deaf man who introduced hand signals so he could play the game he loved -- the signals we still use today. After the reading, Nancy will be available for questions.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 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, October 08, 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, October 08, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. Relax, get creative and have fun coloring. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage @ Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you looking for something to do? Come to Family Game Day and enjoy activities such as board games, card games, coloring...
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 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, October 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Description
Make Spinner toys.
It is super fun exploring all the great things you can do with paper. Paper Spinners are super fun to make.. and they provide a great STEAM activity for learning about color theory. It is simply so MAGICAL to see color theory in action RIGHT BEFORE YOUR EYES.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Description
The magic of marionettes will delightfully engage the imaginative, curious minds of young children and the hearts of parents. An unforgettable theatrical and interactive experience awaits as you enter the mysterious and fun world of Le Theatre de Marionette.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Timberglen and celebrate all things Star Wars and Reading! We will have crafts, games and refreshments all themed Star Wars!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 08, 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
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join the Audelia Teen Anime Club every Saturday this Fall to watch new and different types of Anime, exercise your manga drawing skills, work on your cosplay costume, and try your hand at Japanese video games with other teens from the neighborhood.

We welcome all things Otaku related!

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 09, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 09, 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, October 09, 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, October 09, 2016
Time
2:00 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, October 09, 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 Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 09, 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, October 09, 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, October 10, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 10, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, October 10, 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
Monday, October 10, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join the STEAM Team! Each Monday join us activities that are fun - and you might learn a thing or two! Fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Applied Mathematics!
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 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, October 11, 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, October 11, 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, October 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
October is the time of ghouls, ghosts, and of course, Wild Things! Join us for a special reading of Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are and a Wild Things craft that will let you make your very own monster face!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 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, October 11, 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, October 11, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 9-12.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 6-8.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Tuesday for Reading Friends! School-age children will engage in different literacy exercises with accompanying activities. Children will read in small groups led by Children's Center staff and have the opportunity to use their critical thinking skills while making reading enjoyable and exciting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Kids 5-12: Come use the provided materials to build whatever you want!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 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, October 11, 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, October 11, 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, October 11, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Celebrate the literature of the Jedi with a library party! All ages are welcome to enjoy Star Wars-themed stories, crafts, and games. Come dressed as a Star Wars character.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 11, 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, October 11, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 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, October 12, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 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, October 12, 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, October 12, 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, October 12, 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
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Squirm Factor presented by Critterman. Animals that make you squirm from exotic lands to those that lurk in your own backyard. Every animal deserves your respect even if they make you squirm.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 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
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 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, October 12, 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, October 12, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Interactive music and movements. Story will be read as well. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. Appropriate for ages 1 to 5. Takes the place of regular storytime that day.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants.
Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
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
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 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, October 12, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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, October 12, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games! Children will have the opportunity to play board games with family, friends, and Children's Center staff! 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
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 12, 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, October 12, 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, October 12, 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, October 12, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 12, 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
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 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
Thursday, October 13, 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, October 13, 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, October 13, 2016
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, October 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
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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, October 13, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten! Come and learn your ABC's and 123's. Each week there will be songs, stories and you will learn a letter and number each week. Ages 3-5.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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, October 13, 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, October 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
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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, October 13, 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, October 13, 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, October 13, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We’re scaring up some terrifying times every Thursday with some scary (and not so scary) movies! Join us every week as we shiver through some great horror movies in one room and some friendlier ones in another.

October 6: The Ring and Hocus Pocus
October 13: The Sixth Sense and the Addams Family
October 20: White Noise and Beetlejuice
October 27: What Lies Beneath and Van Helsing
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 13, 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
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 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, October 14, 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, October 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center 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, October 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 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
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 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, October 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Come build with Legos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 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, October 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Use soil and seeds to make a friend while learning about germination. As the grass seeds sprout, your friend's hair will grow! Limited to 12 kids.

Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us weekly for a hands on activity relating to Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math. Open to all ages. Check with the library for more information about what activity will be featured.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us for a family-friendly movie in the auditorium!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 15, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 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, October 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 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, October 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K - 12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 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, October 15, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Spanish Storytime with Senora Lilia!
Ms. Lilia is a native of Argentina and has worked as a librarian with the Dallas Public Library for over 10 years. She is very creative and enjoys reading to children!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every Saturday for educational fun! Learn about the amazing animals of the wild as you spot them in our library, create your own set of binoculars, test your flexibility in animal yoga, and make a craft to take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:30 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, October 15, 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, October 15, 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, October 15, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. This week we'll watch some of your favorite cartoons. A light snack will be served.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage @ Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Force is strong at the White Rock Hills Library as we celebrate the 5th Annual Star Wars Reads Day on October 15! With a trivia contest, board games, coloring pages, a costume parade, and more we want you to join us in celebrating everyone’s favorite galaxy that’s far, far away. Drop in for bit or stay for the whole thing, it's up to you!
Remember, the Force will be with you. Always.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
​​​Come meet REAL Storm Troopers from STAR WARS! get autographs, temporary tattoos, and more. Your chance to see them up close!​
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Seriously silly tunes and surreally stupendous tales accompanied by an accredited acoustic guitar and a surprise visit by a baby dinosaur. Mr. Willy packs a powerful punch of original lyrics and traditional values that will gain the approving nod by aliens and androids everywhere.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This four-part series features local experts who will address climate change, human trafficking, global population prospects and the global refugee crisis. Speakers include area college faculty and staff from local agencies such as the International Rescue Committee and Mosaic Family Services who work with populations affected by such issues on a daily basis.
Location
5th floor - Hamon Conference Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join the Audelia Teen Anime Club every Saturday this Fall to watch new and different types of Anime, exercise your manga drawing skills, work on your cosplay costume, and try your hand at Japanese video games with other teens from the neighborhood.

We welcome all things Otaku related!

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 16, 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, October 16, 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 Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 16, 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, October 17, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 17, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 17, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, October 17, 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
Monday, October 17, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join the STEAM Team! Each Monday join us activities that are fun - and you might learn a thing or two! Fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Applied Mathematics!
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 9-12.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 6-8.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Tuesday for Reading Friends! School-age children will engage in different literacy exercises with accompanying activities. Children will read in small groups led by Children's Center staff and have the opportunity to use their critical thinking skills while making reading enjoyable and exciting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 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, October 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 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, October 18, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 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
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Clean up the old cobwebs, and create beautiful and haunting web decorations for you Halloween festivities this year.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Financial Coaches from the Catholic Charities of Dallas will present practical types for preparing for job interviews by discussing common interview questions, and how to overcome pre-interview jitters.

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Come and join us for a fright night movie and treats.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 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
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
Go on an exciting journey through the world of science, with the Professor Brainius Show presented by Team Family! The Professor's show is the perfect formula for family fun!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 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
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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, October 19, 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants.

Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 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, October 19, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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, October 19, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games! Children will have the opportunity to play board games with family, friends, and Children's Center staff! 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
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 19, 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 19, 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, October 19, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Every third Wednesday of each month, join Children's Center staff for pajama story hour with your family! Wind down from the day by listening to stories, singing, dancing, and doing a few relaxing Yoga poses.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 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
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Octubre es el momento de necrófagos , fantasmas , y por supuesto , las cosas salvajes ! Únase a nosotros para una lectura especial de Maurice Sendak Donde viven los monstruos y una embarcación de las cosas salvajes que le permitirá hacer su propia cara del monstruo!

October is the time of ghouls, ghosts, and of course, Wild Things! Join us for a special reading of Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are and a Wild Things craft that will let you make your very own monster face!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 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, October 20, 2016
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, October 20, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 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, October 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten! Come and learn your ABC's and 123's. Each week there will be songs, stories and you will learn a letter and number each week. Ages 3-5.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 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, October 20, 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, October 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
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us as we create ghostly friends out of yarn. Woooooo
Location
Teen Center
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 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, October 20, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us weekly for a hands on activity relating to Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math. Open to all ages. Check with the library for more information about what activity will be featured.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 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, October 20, 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, October 20, 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, October 20, 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, October 20, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
We’re scaring up some terrifying times every Thursday with some scary (and not so scary) movies! Join us every week as we shiver through some great horror movies in one room and some friendlier ones in another.

October 6: The Ring and Hocus Pocus
October 13: The Sixth Sense and the Addams Family
October 20: White Noise and Beetlejuice
October 27: What Lies Beneath and Van Helsing
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us for a family friendly event in the library. We will have crafts, a dance contest, and a costume contest.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institute of Health and the University of North Texas. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The Lochwood Branch Library is offering FREE
classes on face painting. Come. Learn. Wow Your Friends.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 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, October 21, 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, October 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center 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, October 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 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
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 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, October 21, 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, October 21, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn the secret to our highway numbering system, then roll the die to drive hundreds of miles each turn. See whose car makes it across the country first! This math club is for 2nd - 5th Graders and will be every Friday for 8 weeks.

Program made possible by the Bedtime Math Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 21, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 21, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Show off your pumpkin decorating skills as we cover little pumpkins in ribbons, sequins, markers, and other craft items for a memorable item of Halloween 2016! All you need to have is creativity!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés está disponible cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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, October 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K - 12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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, October 22, 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, October 22, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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, October 22, 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, October 22, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for fun activities every Saturday afternoon. Enjoy a great story about fall, followed by a craft.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you looking for something to do? Come to Family Game Day and enjoy activities such as board games, card games, coloring...
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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, October 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Description
Snake Encounters presented by Daryl Sprout: The surreptitious world of snakes will be presented with comedy, magic and slithering tales.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
You’re invited to a spooktacular Storybook Costume Party! Come dressed as your favorite storybook character and be prepared to have a frightfully good time playing games, making crafts, and enjoying treats!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Black Box Theater for a movie on Saturday afternoon. Show starts at 3pm.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Use your imagination and build with Legos.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 22, 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
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join the Audelia Teen Anime Club every Saturday this Fall to watch new and different types of Anime, exercise your manga drawing skills, work on your cosplay costume, and try your hand at Japanese video games with other teens from the neighborhood.

We welcome all things Otaku related!

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, October 23, 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, October 23, 2016
Time
2:00 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, October 23, 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, October 23, 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, October 24, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 24, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 24, 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
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, October 24, 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
Monday, October 24, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Crazy 8s is a recreational after-school math club that helps kids appreciate the math that’s all around them. It’s nothing like your usual math club!
Crazy 8s es un club de matemáticas recreativas después de la escuela que ayuda a los niños apreciar a las matemáticas que está a su alrededor. ¡No es nada de su club habitual de matemáticas!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join the STEAM Team! Each Monday join us activities that are fun - and you might learn a thing or two! Fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Applied Mathematics!
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 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, October 25, 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, October 25, 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, October 25, 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, October 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for interactive stories, music, rhymes, finger plays, crafts, and movement to build pre-reading skills. Every Tuesday at 11:00 am. Intended for children ages 1-5.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 9-12.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:55 PM
Description
Exploring the arts through experience:

An introduction to the fine arts including visual arts, dance, theater and the performing arts, and music, tailored to home school students ages 6-8.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Tuesday for Reading Friends! School-age children will engage in different literacy exercises with accompanying activities. Children will read in small groups led by Children's Center staff and have the opportunity to use their critical thinking skills while making reading enjoyable and exciting!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time
3:15 PM - 4:00 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, October 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tech truck science activities
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 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, October 25, 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, October 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 25, 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, October 25, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 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, October 26, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Lord Voldemort has split his soul into seven pieces and hidden them throughout the library! Get a clue sheet from the front desk and hunt down the pieces to help save the Wizarding World from the Dark Lord. The clue sheets will range from easy for younger children to riddles for teens and adults.
The fate of the Wizarding World is in your hands.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Show off your Halloween pride with our Halloween/Fall photo booth, complete with props!

Location
Exhibit
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Be a Rebel. Read a Book.
Star Wars™ and reading go hand in hand, so this year we’re looking forward to celebrating the two during the month of October. We will have crafts, activity pages, and coloring sheets available in the children's area throughout the month of October. Come to the library and check out a Star Wars book and have a little fun while you are here. There will be prizes and giveaways from the Star Wars Be a Rebel. Read a Book. promoters.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 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, October 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
October is the time of ghouls, ghosts, and of course, Wild Things! Join us for a special reading of Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are and a Wild Things craft that will let you make your very own monster face!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Celebrate the Harvest with Patchy the Funny Fall Scarecrow, presented by Margaret Clauder.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 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
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
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, October 26, 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, October 26, 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, October 26, 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, October 26, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:40 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
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
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
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 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, October 26, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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, October 26, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Center every Wednesday for games! Children will have the opportunity to play board games with family, friends, and Children's Center staff! 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
Wednesday, October 26, 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, October 26, 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, October 26, 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, October 26, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 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, October 26, 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, October 26, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Dallas County Health & Human Services will be presenting tips on fighting the flu.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 26, 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

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Miss Peggy receive a phone call saying that viper will be there in one year. The months pass and she receive another phone call saying that he will be in a month. She did many activities. Then was one week. She was scare. at the end the call said they he was at the door. She realize that it was the window cleaner.
Title
The Viper
Author/Publication
Lisa Thiesing