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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
LFP (Family Place)
Location
Outside
Library
Bookmobile2

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Story Time
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile2

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Weekly story time for children at the neighborhood Head Start and Early Head Start at Margaret Cone.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Mama Mita
Join master storyteller Melody Bell to learn the fascinating story of Wangari Maathai, known as “Mama Miti,” the Kenyan environmental activist who received the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize. She established the Green Belt Movement, an African grassroots organization that has empowered many people to mobilize and combat deforestation, soil erosion, and environmental degradation. Make your own tree collage to take home.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para familias con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad. Quédese después del programa para jugar juntos. Hora de cuentos es una de las más importantes actividades de animación a la lectura para niños.

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age. Stay afterwards for play time. Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at a neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, music, and a craft activity. Ages 2-6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
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
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us after school, Monday - Thursday, for the following activities: Lego Challenge (Mon.), games (Tues.),crafts (Wed.), trivia and/or scavenger hunts (Thurs.). These activities are geared toward children ages 8 - 13. Bring your friends! Supplies provided by the Audelia Road Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Do you like a thriller? Join us for movies after school. You will be thoroughly entertained!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
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: 6-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us every fourth Thursday in the Auditorium for a family-friendly movie. A coloring activity will also be provided for children. To find out which movie is featured this month, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
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, May 28, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Would you like to volunteer with the Dallas Public Library? Attend this required orientation to find out more about the volunteer opportunities available with the library. Those interested in attending should be age 14 and older and non-court ordered.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-818-9835 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library. The Volunteer Center of North Texas will conduct the orientation at their office, located at 2800 Live Oak Street, Dallas, Texas 75204.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kids and parents, join us in the children's area for a fun bedtime story!
Niños y padres, unanse a nosotros para un cuento divertido antes de dormir en el área de los niños.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Bring your children (ages 0-36 months) and have a good time playing with educational toys. A bilingual development specialist will provide ideas on how to have fun while promoting your child’s development.

Venga y pase un buen rato con sus hijos (edades 0-36 meses) usando jugetes educativos. Una especialista bilingue les ofrecera ideas divertidal para promover el desarrollo de su ninos.
Location
Clasroom A & B
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance every Friday morning! Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for music, movement and an interactive story time! Ages 2 to 5 recommended.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us every Friday for board and card games.
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us each week for a fun children's craft activity!
¿Te encantan las artesanias? Ven y unete a nosotros cada semana para una actividad artesanal en el area de los ninos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Mr. Bonetangles and Friends presented by Will Schutze! Please join us for a mysterious and magical morning with marionettes. Children and parents alike will enjoy walking through an imaginary doorway to a world of moving creatures that are brought to life with music, dancing, a little drama and a bit of interaction.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come to the Dallas West Branch and gain valuable health information from various companies in the West Dallas area.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free guitar Lessons; class limited to 3 students per hour. Sign up at the Circulation Desk.
Clases gratuitas de guitarra; clase se limita a 3 alumnos por hora. Inscribirse al escritorio de circulación.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for stories with Miss Yannique!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Make a fun craft to take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.


Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come use your creativity and join us for an hour of crafting fun.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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, May 30, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
In English and in Spanish Maricela and her singing puppets encourage good morals such as love, friendship, respect, health, obedience, excellence, self-esteem and laughter.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join other youth in a positive and safe week-end "out-of-school time" activity showing off your game skills playing with the X-Box 360. Games on the X-Box 360 not only allow you to exercise your body, but it can also stimulate your mind. These types of activities have been shown to assist youth in performing better in school. The MLK Branch seeks to provide such activities for the children of this community. Kids can relax their minds and bodies on Saturdays while they are out of school on the weekend.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come join us for Science Kids on this Saturday of the
month. As we explore science activities and crafts, you and your kids will have fun. You won't want to miss out.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a popular movie on our big screen!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us after school, Monday - Thursday, for the following activities: Lego Challenge (Mon.), games (Tues.),crafts (Wed.), trivia and/or scavenger hunts (Thurs.). These activities are geared toward children ages 8 - 13. Bring your friends! Supplies provided by the Audelia Road Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Come clown around with us! Enjoy some humor and stories from the Circus clowns Slappy and Monday. All ages invited.
Location
In Library
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Help the community, make new friends, and gain workforce experience by volunteering at the library! If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A toddler story time emphasizing beginning literacy, songs, movement and fun activities
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers. Suggested ages: birth to 2 years of age.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read, read, read! Fun and Discovery Through Reading
Musician Doc Gibbs challenges young students to open the books this summer and read, read, read. Through stories about famous people and how reading changed their lives, children learn how they could get a head start for the new school year by taking up the challenge to read, read, read this summer. Original sing-along songs will reinforce the message of fun and discovery through reading.

Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Tadpole Tales is a fun, free, and social way for the very young to learn language and counting skills. This storytime aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Tadpole Tales incudes stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes. Join children’s librarian, Ms. Anna, every Tuesday at 11:15 for Tadpole Tales!

This program is targeted to children ranging in age from 2 to 4 years old, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us after school, Monday - Thursday, for the following activities: Lego Challenge (Mon.), games (Tues.),crafts (Wed.), trivia and/or scavenger hunts (Thurs.). These activities are geared toward children ages 8 - 13. Bring your friends! Supplies provided by the Audelia Road Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s, a totally new kind of math club where you'll build stuff, toss beach balls, make sticky art and more! Limited to the first 20 2nd - 5th graders to arrive.

Epic Air Traffic Control: Build your own airport complete with finger light airplanes and glow stick runways. You'll use your math skills to land all the planes without crashing!

Club kits provided by the Bedtime Math Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada martes para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join us every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month for an afterschool program to have group viewings of classic works in anime, samplings of new and old releases, and movie nights featuring pieces by directors Hayao Miyazaki, Mamoru Hosada and Mahiro Maeda. Please join us to watch anime, discuss manga and get excited for new releases!
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 3 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Our special Storytime and Friends welcome a different neighbor from East Dallas each week. Today Elizabeth Dry from the Promise of Peace Garden will teach us about community gardens. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Listen to stories, sing songs, play games, interact with other children while learning crafts, finger games, songs etc
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
For toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, sing songs. Craft or activity to follow. Suggested ages: 2-4 years old. Parents and caregivers welcome.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Preschool Storytime recommended for ages 2- 6 yrs.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music and nursery rhymes!
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Lily Pad Lapsit is a great way for caregivers and babies to bond through movement, song, play, and rhyme. Children’s Librarian, Ms. Anna, will guide caregivers through 20 minutes of interactive programming, and then provide soft baby-safe toys for 10 minutes of free play and soothing music. Give your little one a head start to literacy by joining us at Lily Pad Lapsit every Wednesday morning.

This program is targeted to babies 0-18 months, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Teens come learn how to create a resume, interview skills and so much more!
Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us after school, Monday - Thursday, for the following activities: Lego Challenge (Mon.), games (Tues.),crafts (Wed.), trivia and/or scavenger hunts (Thurs.). These activities are geared toward children ages 8 - 13. Bring your friends! Supplies provided by the Audelia Road Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
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Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Calling knitters and crocheters of all levels! Join Millicent and other yarn enthusiasts on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 to knit, socialize, and to share your advice and patterns with others. All levels are welcome—assistance is provided. Bring your yarn, sewing needles, a project you’re currently working, or start from scratch.

Interested? Call 214-670-6100 for more information.
Location
In Library
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Weekly story time for children at the neighborhood Head Start and Early Head Start at Margaret Cone.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para familias con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad. Quédese después del programa para jugar juntos. Hora de cuentos es una de las más importantes actividades de animación a la lectura para niños.

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age. Stay afterwards for play time. Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at a neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, music, and a craft activity. Ages 2-6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
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
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us after school, Monday - Thursday, for the following activities: Lego Challenge (Mon.), games (Tues.),crafts (Wed.), trivia and/or scavenger hunts (Thurs.). These activities are geared toward children ages 8 - 13. Bring your friends! Supplies provided by the Audelia Road Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Cock-A-Doodle Quack! Quack!
With master storyteller Rolanda Brigham, follow the never-ending efforts of Baby Rooster to wake up all the farm animals, while you discover your own power to make good choices and believe in yourself. Have fun doing the 'Chicken Dance' at the end of the story to celebrate Baby Rooster's success and express your creativity by making a craft of your choice to take home!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kids and parents, join us in the children's area for a fun bedtime story!
Niños y padres, unanse a nosotros para un cuento divertido antes de dormir en el área de los niños.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun show from the Ringling Brothers clowns! Be amazed by the tricks, test your circus skills, and laugh at the hilarious clowns! Don't forget your cameras!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for music, movement and an interactive story time! Ages 2 to 5 recommended.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come and enjoy this delightful music and movement program brought to you by Music Together for Dallas.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us every Friday for board and card games.
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 05, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Chinese Storytime with Linda Li! This storytime will be told in Mandarin Chinese and English in NorthCourt of NorthPark Center and will be led by Linda Li of the Park Cities Chinese School.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come sign-up for Summer Reading Club, see the miniature horses, get a balloon animal, play in the bounce house, participate in carnival games and crafts. All ages invited.

Activities provided by Audelia Road Library Friends and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Outside
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come and join the party as we kick-off a Summer of reading exploration, fun and excitement. Kids get your face painted by a professional face painter, participate in arts & crafts activities and sign up for the Mayor's Summer Reading Club!
Location
In Library
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Our favorite princess, Frozen's Elsa, will be joining us for an morning of interactive kids' entertainment. Food, drinks, crafts, and more will be part of the fun at the Mayor’s Summer Reading Club’s Kick-Off Celebrations Saturday, June 6 at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A fun,innovative (and very practical!) demonstration of the ultimate source of dairy products. Watch a cow milked, and learn from trained instructors how milk travels from the farm to the consumer. Recommended for all ages! This event takes place in the Preston Royal Library parking lot.
Location
Outside
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Fun and interactive storytime for preschool ages and younger.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Sign-up to participate in this year's exciting Mayor's Summer Reading Club. Join in the fun of the bounce house and play the carnival games after you sign up. Sign the whole family up and read together. Children earn different prizes each week. Adults win prizes also.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Be part of the biggest, most inclusive family reunion in history! The Genealogy Division will host a Global Family Reunion Party. Activities include live streaming from the event in New York, genealogy how-to programs, and much more. Participants will have the opportunity to win incredible door prizes!

Register as an official cousin! (not required to attend the event)
http://globalfamilyreunion.com/join-the-family
Location
8th Floor - McDermott Rooms
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Kickoff your Mayor’s Summer Reading Club at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Enjoy our bounce house, arts and crafts, juggling, games and more! Join the Summer Reading Fun! Bring the whole family!
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join the Dallas Public Library for a children's storytime as part of the free Nasher First Saturday events at the Nasher Sculpture Center is 2001 Flora Street, Dallas TX 75201.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Make a fun craft to take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us as we kick-off the Mayor's Summer Reading Club with a big party at the Bachman Lake Branch! Enjoy a balloon artist, crafts, and get registered!
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West and learn how to play the guitar! We are looking for COMMITTED students and parents. Only six students each month. Have to choose a time slot 1pm-2pm Experts, 2pm-3pm Intermediate, and 3pm-4pm Beginners for the ENTIRE MONTH! Guitars will be provided. Free! Sign-up at the circulation desk!
Location
Conference 1
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
"Every Hero Has a Story!" Join us as we kick off the Mayor's Summer Reading Club with face painting, crafts and more. Come dressed as your favorite superhero and discover your superhero talents at our superhero training camp.

Face Painter & Crafts sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Snacks & Training Camp sponsored by your Park Forest Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
The summer reading fun starts today! Join us for a bounce house, crafts, games, and more! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Mayor's Summer Reading Program Kick off Party. Lively performances and interactive kids' entertainment! Join us and be part of the fun!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Ms. Maria will delight you with just the right chemistry to create a Fizz! Her musical show will cause a boom and a spontaneous combustion of fun!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Please join the Dallas Public Library-Timberglen as we kick off the Summer Reading Club.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Celebrate the beginning of the Mayor's Summer Reading Club! The whole family can enjoy face painting, a balloon artist and crafts to take home. Join the club online at dallaslibrary.org or at the branch.
Location
In Library
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Grace Hula Dance presents Tropical Hula Dance! The children will enjoy joining in the spirit of Aloha through Hula and Tahitian Dancing.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join us at the Oak Lawn Branch Library to kick off this year's Mayor's Summer Reading Club. We'll have music, arts and crafts, a balloon artists, and tons of fun!!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us at the Martin Luther King Branch after the Mayor's Summer Reading Club "Kick-off" Party to read and discuss graphic novels. Let's have fun this summer reading about your favorite super heroes and others!! Come and let us know who and what you would like to read about.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us Saturday, June 6th at 2:30pm for Seussology 101, face painting, kids crafts and more!
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join other youth in a positive and safe week-end "out-of-school time" activity showing off your game skills playing with the X-Box 360. Games on the X-Box 360 not only allow you to exercise your body, but it can also stimulate your mind. These types of activities have been shown to assist youth in performing better in school. The MLK Branch seeks to provide such activities for the children of this community. Kids can relax their minds and bodies on Saturdays while they are out of school on the weekend.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 06, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Celebrate with us! School is over: let the Mayor's Summer Reading Club begin! We will have food, crafts, and fanciful face painting from 1-3 PM. At 3 PM, join us for a very special guest appearance by Brett Roberts, magician extraordinaire! Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation. Recommended ages: 2-18
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a popular movie on our big screen!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy a day of fun and a film here at the Children's Center.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a free movie showing provided by the Friends of the Bachman Lake Library!

Snacks available for purchase! All proceeds will benefit your library!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Kickoff the 2015 Mayor's Summer Reading Club with a party! We will have face painters and fun activities for children of all ages. Don't forget to signup for the program while you're here.

Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation

Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Early readers can continue to develop their reading skills all summer long with a reading buddy. Register your child by calling 214-670-6446. Please plan to attend all 7 sessions, June 8-29. Each session lasts 45 minutes long.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Enjoy a featured film for children every Monday with the family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Early readers can continue to develop their reading skills all summer long with a reading buddy. Register your child by calling 214-670-6446. Please plan to attend all 7 sessions, June 8-29. Each session lasts 45 minutes long.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn how to braid hair! Start with French and Dutch braids and work your way to Fishtails, Lace and Waterfall styles. For ages 12 and up. Bring your own combs and brushes and we will provide rubber bands and bobby pins.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Incredible Bubble Lady is visiting to show us the wonder of bubbles! She will even put Miss Jenna inside a giant soap bubble force field as a finale!

Each child gets a bubble window kit to make incredible bubbles at home to continue the learning and fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Library and have fun with LEGOS! Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 08, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Library partners with Girls Inc. to have fun with LEGOS!
Location
Off-Site
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come join us for singing and dancing with Music Together of Dallas! This delightful program fosters coordination, sociability and an early appreciation of music.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers. Suggested ages: birth to 2 years of age.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Take a virtual field trip around the world every Tuesday during the Mayor's Summer Reading Club to famous museums, aquariums, zoos and more without leaving Dallas! Children will interact with people around the world through a video-conference system. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come see a live cow and learn about how milk is made!

Event will take place outside.
Location
Outside
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn about the Heroes in your neighborhood who wear hats and why.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Tadpole Tales is a fun, free, and social way for the very young to learn language and counting skills. This storytime aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Tadpole Tales incudes stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes. Join children’s librarian, Ms. Anna, every Tuesday at 11:15 for Tadpole Tales!

This program is targeted to children ranging in age from 2 to 4 years old, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Cool School With Ms. Maria is an engaging interactive children's program that promotes the fun of learning.

Program Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Have fun, make a mess, and get hands-on science experience!
Location
Classrooms A & B
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Do you like crafts? Join us and make some very cute cup art!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a resume writing workshop! Work on your resume from scratch or start from the top. Computers provided and bring your own USB drive. Ages 16 to 18.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada martes para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come joins us at Dallas West Branch to have some fun, playing games, and socializing. Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Attention all mad scientists! Engage your brain and blow off some STEAM with a fun science, technology, engineering, art, or math activity! Free family fun!

¡Atencion a todo los científicos locos! Involucre a su cerebro y deshóguese con una actividad divertida de ciencia, tenología, ingenería, arte, o matemáticas, ¡Diversión familiar gratis!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Join Dallas author and daughter of Marianne and Roger Staubach, Michelle Staubuch Grimes, for a book signing and reading. Wear your PJs and stay for milk and cookies!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Our special Storytime and Friends welcomes a different neighbor from East Dallas each week. Today the City of Dallas Streets Department is parking big trucks in our parking lot. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Listen to stories, sing songs, play games, interact with other children while learning crafts, finger games, songs etc
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come join Princess Frostline and Lolly in making crafts inspired by Candy Land, our first Family Board Game Night of the summer. Then come back on Thursday at 5PM to play Life-Sized Candy Land.

Craft supplies provided by the Park Forest Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
For toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, sing songs. Craft or activity to follow. Suggested ages: 2-4 years old. Parents and caregivers welcome.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Pint Size Polkas presented by Uncle Mike! Just like squeaky cheese curds, juicy brats and Midwestern hospitality, Polka music is at the heart of Wisconsin's culture, heritage and pride. Children of all ages will enjoy the good vibes and bouncy beat of catchy polka tunes as they learn about letters in the alphabet, numbers, occupations and relationships through the music.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us at Dallas West Branch to play some AWESOME games! We will have Connect Four, UNO, Twister, Trouble, Monopoly, CandyLand, and Memory games!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
If you're a kid who likes snakes, lizards, insects and other creepy crawly creatures, then this event is for you! Program sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Mexican Mitote in the Aztec language, Nhauti, means "Aztec Party" - an interactive presentation of tribal dancing and drumming. Learn about the history of dance regalia and the musical instruments!
Cultural Artists for this event are sponsored by the Community Artists Program (CAP), a cultural contracts program of the City of Dallas, Office of Cultural Affairs.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for a bounce house and other fun as we celebrate the start of our summer reading club! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Use anything that conducts electricity to make an electrical circuit- even play dough! Add some batteries and LED lights, and participants can learn about conductive and insulating materials, electrical currents, and circuits. They are then challenged to design a play dough creature that lights up! Participants practice the interactive design process as they problem-solve and modify their creature design.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music and nursery rhymes!
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Lily Pad Lapsit is a great way for caregivers and babies to bond through movement, song, play, and rhyme. Children’s Librarian, Ms. Anna, will guide caregivers through 20 minutes of interactive programming, and then provide soft baby-safe toys for 10 minutes of free play and soothing music. Give your little one a head start to literacy by joining us at Lily Pad Lapsit every Wednesday morning.

This program is targeted to babies 0-18 months, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a family friendly movie every Wednesday.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Calling all teens who are entering 6th grade to 12th grade: Do you know the ins and outs of cyber safety? What do people see when they look at your profile? Set yourself up for success.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Free at Last!

What is Juneteenth? When, why and how did it come about? With master musician Doc Gibbs, journey through time in this lively, interactive program to learn the answers to these questions and many more interesting facts about this uniquely American holiday. Participate in colorful narratives and engaging songs that connect us to the values of fairness, liberty and justice for all.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we trace the journey of Margret and H.A. Rey out of France to safety. Each child will be given a passport to chart the journey that saved Curious George. Program presented by the Dallas Holocaust Museum.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come practice reading aloud to a furry four-legged friend! Therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International will be visiting the library each Wednesday to encourage struggling or reluctant readers build their reading skills!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Holiday wreaths year round! Make one today! Open to the first 40 to sign-up. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Teens come learn how to create a resume, interview skills and so much more!

Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Heroes Around the World combines magic and puppets. Not all heroes wear capes and costumes. Join Brett while he searches the world for heroes. There are different values that make a hero. Throughout history people have shown that they are worthy of the title “Hero”. This magic show will give examples of six of those values and will show how anyone can be a hero. But this presentation isn't just educational. This program combines fast-paced magic, puppetry, and storytelling. Children will be having so much fun they won’t realize they are learning. But when they leave, they will have the skills they need to be heroes.

This program is provided by the Park Forest Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dallas Museum of Art Program
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the unique and fun ways to learn the skill of math.
Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Have some fun, make a mess, and get some hands-on science experience!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
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Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.
All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.


Location
Study Room B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Calling knitters and crocheters of all levels! Join Millicent and other yarn enthusiasts on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 to knit, socialize, and to share your advice and patterns with others. All levels are welcome—assistance is provided. Bring your yarn, sewing needles, a project you’re currently working, or start from scratch.

Interested? Call 214-670-6100 for more information.
Location
In Library
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
LFP (Family Place)
Location
Outside
Library
Bookmobile2

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Weekly story time for children at the neighborhood Head Start and Early Head Start at Margaret Cone.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para familias con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad. Quédese después del programa para jugar juntos. Hora de cuentos es una de las más importantes actividades de animación a la lectura para niños.

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age. Stay afterwards for play time. Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
It's Your Cloud
Have you ever looked up at the clouds and seen faces, animals or shapes that startled or delighted you? Have you ever watched them change in an instant as the wind carried them away? Share those visions with each other and let master storyteller Alfreda Rollins help you use your imagination to bring your cloud to life! Go on a "cloud watch" and create your own "skyscape" to take home.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at a neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, music, and a craft activity. Ages 2-6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
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
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come and meet Elsie as trained instructors will demonstrate how to milk a cow, describe how milk goes from the farm to the consumer, and then answer questions from the audience. This is an innovative program that brings the dairy experience directly to children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn the art of crocheting at the Children's Center!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
It’s Book Time with Ronald McDonald. Share the excitement of Ronald McDonald and friend “Stoogie” about books and reading
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Test your engineering skills! Create Structures with different kinds of materials and be prepared for several challenges. Recommended for ages 8 and up. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Join us for an extra special story time as “Summer Reading Ambassador" Clarice Tinsley from Fox4 visits Polk-Wisdom!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and meet Sparky the Fire Dog, in an educational puppet show presented by Dallas Fire Rescue on the importance of fire safety. Children will learn about smoke alarms, escape plans, crawling low under smoke, calling 911, and stop, drop, and roll.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
You can use anything that conducts electricity to make an electrical circuit – even play dough! Add some batteries and LED lights, and participants can learn about conductive and insulating materials, electrical currents, and circuits. They are then challenged to design a play dough creature that lights up. Participants practice the iterative design process as they problem solve and modify their creature design.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Rebecca and her assistants bring a wide variety of animals and provide information about where they live, what they eat, and fun facts about each. Sponsored by the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Do you like to draw? Do you like to learn? Join us and learn to make pictures from geometric figures.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and have some old fashioned fun with sidewalk chalk! We will supply the chalk. You apply your artistic talent! *weather permitting.
Location
Outside
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga... then release your own inner artist with experimental artwork! Part of DMA's Go Van Gogh series for children ages 6-12.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Have some fun, make a mess, and get some hands-on science experience!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a story time especially geared towards Kindergarten-aged children as we read books, sing songs and create crafts! Recommended for ages 4-7
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Do you love playing the board game of Candy Land? Would you like to be one of the gingerbread pawns? Join us in a life-sized game of Candy Land that will have YOU as one of the pieces.

Drop in anytime between 5 - 7 PM.

Sponsored by your Park Forest Library Friends!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application. All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Would you like to volunteer with the Dallas Public Library? Attend this required orientation to find out more about the volunteer opportunities available with the library. Those interested in attending should be age 14 and older and non-court ordered.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-818-9835 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library. The Volunteer Center of North Texas will conduct the orientation at their office, located at 2800 Live Oak Street, Dallas, Texas 75204.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kids and parents, join us in the children's area for a fun bedtime story!
Niños y padres, unanse a nosotros para un cuento divertido antes de dormir en el área de los niños.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
All the world’s a stage, and your child can be a part of it! Join the Dallas Public Library as we host Shakespeare Dallas for an exciting new summer camp for children ages 8-14. .

The Dallas Public Library is offering 5 FULL tuition scholarships to attend. To apply for the scholarship register below AND complete all requirements found at http://dallaslibrary2.org/docs/shakespeareCamp.pdf. Scholarship consideration ends June 12th.

Students will:

• Learn the basics of acting with a focus on Shakespeare
• Develop skills in movement, voice work, and improvisation
• Create characters and perform scenes from Shakespeare’s plays
• Explore history through the life and times of Shakespeare
• Cultivate an appreciation for live theatre and performance
• Produce a full performance from start to finish

The camp will conclude with a performance for friends and family at Samuell Grand Amphitheater before a production at Shakespeare in the Park!

Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for music, movement and an interactive story time! Ages 2 to 5 recommended.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for songs, stories, crafts and more for children ages 6 and under and their caregivers
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance every Friday morning! Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts! Program sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
The Flying Men (Los Voladores)
Long ago in the village of Totonacapan, the rain no longer came, and the earth became dry and parched. Soon, there was not enough food to eat or water to drink. Instead of giving up, the people came together to hold a special ceremony to bring back the rain. Listen to master storyteller Blanca Reyna tell the story of the Voladores and discover more about this ritual that is still practiced in Veracruz today. Create your own wings to take home!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us at Highland Hills for a feature film on the big screen.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Do you know the ins and outs of Cyber Safety? What do people see when they look at your profile? Set yourself up for success. Join the staff and learn about Cyber Safety and summer webpages. Program provided by the White Rock YMCA
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Your imagination is the only limit to what can be created with KEVA planks. Build an entire city or one enormous skyscraper. Create castles complete with stairs and turrets, or construct a Rube Goldberg machine designed to accomplish a simple task. Limited to 16 kids age 8 & Up. Registration begins May 1st.

Program kit borrowed from the University of Texas at Dallas - Science and Engineering Educational Center.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us every Friday for board and card games.
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth are invited to take a break from the hot summer sunshine and come in to the cool, air-conditioned library and enjoy "free movies" during their summer vacation.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Nintendo. Mario Bros. Duck Hunt. Do those words mean anything to you? If so, join us for retro gaming in the Black Box Theater! All gaming systems, games, and consoles are provided. All games rated E.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 12, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Police Department make a special visit to Prairie Creek to further engage the community with a fun filled Show and Tell. Families and children of all ages are welcomed!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Author Reading and Q&A with Michelle Staubach Grimes!

Pidge – the middle child in a big family – is curious, helpful and fun, but sometimes gets lost in the shuffle. She’s mostly content with her book, her dog and her siblings, but one day she’s had it with not feeling special – Pidge decides to run away! Her plan goes awry and she finds herself STUCK in a very odd place. After a long day, she finds her way back into the arms of her family. There, Pidge is reminded that they love her deeply, and that a day without Pidge in the Hoobler home is a disaster.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
The Audelia Road Library welcomes author Keri Evans as she introduces her new book, Yo Banana Boy!: A Book of Palindromes. Join us for an interactive storytime and book signing.
Location
In Library
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Using household materials, participants design and build pathways for a rolling object to travel. They will see potential and kinetic energy, velocity, and the effect of slope in action as they create a marble run and a roller coaster with loops. What design elements will help the marble complete the path successfully? In these engineering challenges, participants practice the interactive design process as they design a prototype, test, analyze and refine their product.
Location
In Library
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
The Mayor’s Summer Reading Club starts at Grauwyler Park Library with an afternoon of fun for the whole family! Get your face painted and your socks knocked off!
¡El Club de Lectura del Alcalde comienza en Grauwyler Park Library con una tarde llena de diversión para toda la familia! ¡Obtenga su cara pintada, y participe en divertimiento que te dejará boquiabierto!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Fun and interactive storytime for preschool ages and younger.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Let’s Sing and Play – Traditional Songs and Games From Latin America
No matter what part of the world you live in, children love to sing and play. Join master storyteller Blanca Reyna to travel down memory lane and bring back some traditional songs and games from Latin America to sing and play. Learn a new tradition or revisit some of your favorite childhood memories in this highly interactive program. Share your favorite childhood songs and games.

Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ten father and son sets will attend the Dallas West Branch Father, Son Lunch. There will be crafts, games, photo booth, and of course food and drinks.
Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A unique and bilingual (English and Spanish) theatre workshop that uses theatre games to teach the importance of learning a foreign language. Participants focus on the development of the five senses through theater games and exercises and are designed for children and adults of all ages, cultural and social backgrounds. Cultural artists for this event are sponsored by the Community Artists Program (CAP), a cultural contracts program of the City of Dallas, Office of Cultural Affairs.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West and learn how to play the guitar! We are looking for COMMITTED students and parents. Only six students each month. Have to choose a time slot 1pm-2pm Experts, 2pm-3pm Intermediate, and 3pm-4pm Beginners for the ENTIRE MONTH! Guitars will be provided. Free! Sign-up at the circulation desk!
Location
Conference 1
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.


Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free at Last!
What is Juneteenth? When, why and how did it come about? With master musician Doc Gibbs, journey through time in this lively, interactive program to learn the answers to these questions and many more interesting facts about this uniquely American holiday. Participate in colorful narratives and engaging songs that connect us to the values of fairness, liberty and justice for all.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
In this 6 session introductory jewelry making workshop, participants will have the opportunity to combine objects with traditional glass beads and metal findings to create a one-of-a-kind pair of earrings and much more! This workshop is open to ages 10 and older.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy a day of fun and a film here at the Children's Center.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us to celebrate the start of the Mayor's Summer Reading Club with our kick off party. We will have a face painter, balloon artist, games, and more. Plus, children can get registered to participate in the Mayors Summer Reading Club.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you like to make things? Join us for this fun hour of crafting.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join in on the fun of designing, creating, and making art with book dominos!
Location
1st floor - Dallas East/West Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us in learning how to avoid predators (bad people) online by using Internet Safety Tips for young people.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Bird Talk

Birds come in all sizes, shapes, and colors. Birds are magic. Birds are everywhere. If you listen very carefully you will hear them, no matter where you live. And if you look very closely you will see them, no matter where you are. Join master musician Rochelle Rabouin for songs, games and fun about our many feathered friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Cock-A-Doodle Quack! Quack!
With master storyteller Rolanda Brigham, follow the never-ending efforts of Baby Rooster to wake up all the farm animals, while you discover your own power to make good choices and believe in yourself. Have fun doing the 'Chicken Dance' at the end of the story to celebrate Baby Rooster's success and express your creativity by making a craft of your choice to take home!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Want to volunteer at the Library? Come to our volunteer orientation the second Saturday of the month to find out how you can help. Volunteers must be over 14 years of age (with parental permission) and consent to a background check.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join other youth in a positive and safe week-end "out-of-school time" activity showing off your game skills playing with the X-Box 360. Games on the X-Box 360 not only allow you to exercise your body, but it can also stimulate your mind. These types of activities have been shown to assist youth in performing better in school. The MLK Branch seeks to provide such activities for the children of this community. Kids can relax their minds and bodies on Saturdays while they are out of school on the weekend.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Description
Birds come in all sizes, shapes, and colors. Birds are magic. Birds are everywhere. If you listen very carefully you will hear them, no matter where you live. And if you look very closely you will see them, no matter where you are. Join master musician Rochelle Rabouin for songs, games and fun about our many feathered friends. Program Sponsored by Big Thought and Library Live!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you like dogs? Do you like to read? How about reading to dogs? Yes? Then come join us for this fun and furry experience with some of our four-legged friends. They are just begging for a good story!
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a popular movie on our big screen!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy a day of fun and a film here at the Children's Center.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
What currency does Hong Kong use? What are the five factions in Divergent? Why isn't Pluto still a planet? Love trivia? Join us for some friendly competition, and test your knowledge of practically everything: pop culture, science, math, history, literature and so much more. We recommend that you put together your best trivia team of 2-5 players. Can't find fellow trivia fans? Come anyway and we'll find you a team! Recommended ages: 12 years to adult.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Enjoy a featured film for children every Monday with the family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun-filled and informative afternoon. See a live dairy cow, learn about milking cows and learn how milk gets from the farm to your store shelves!

Program made possible by the Southwest Dairy Farmers Association.
Location
Outside
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
The talented interns from Dallas Children's Theater are back with a high energy workshop for children based on the popular Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown! Be sure to join us for the fun and games!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
We are excited to welcome back Zooniversity. This fascinating stage-style wildlife show brings exotic animals to the stage to teach children about the animals and protecting them. The program is designed for ages 5 years and older, but younger ones are welcome with adult supervision.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Library and have fun with LEGOS! Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Library partners with Girls Inc. to have fun with LEGOS!
Location
Off-Site
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Let’s Sing and Play – Traditional Songs and Games From Latin America
No matter what part of the world you live in, children love to sing and play. Join master storyteller Blanca Reyna to travel down memory lane and bring back some traditional songs and games from Latin America to sing and play. Learn a new tradition or revisit some of your favorite childhood memories in this highly interactive program. Share your favorite childhood songs and games.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers. Suggested ages: birth to 2 years of age.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Take a virtual field trip around the world every Tuesday during the Mayor's Summer Reading Club to famous museums, aquariums, zoos and more without leaving Dallas! Children will interact with people around the world through a video-conference system. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A cow at the library? That's right! Trained instructors from the Southwest Dairy Farmers will demonstrate how to milk a cow, describe how milk goes from the farm to the consumer, and then answer questions from the audience.
Location
Outside
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
The talented interns from Dallas Children's Theater are back with a high energy workshop for children based on the popular book Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown! Be sure to join us for the fun and games!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
The 45 minute class includes stretching, using song to do yoga poses, some "silent time" and we conclude with a story. It is very interactive.

Open to elementary school aged children and preschoolers.

Provided by the Renner Frankford Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
How do you design a bridge and make sure it can support weight? Kids will learn about different types of bridges and build their own, using only drinking straws and tape - then test it to see how much weight it will support. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
We have duct tape and binders! Imagine the possibilities when you join the two together. Come and get creative with duct tape!
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come create your own mini character, explore the library and post the miniature journey on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook! Supplies provided, just bring your own creativity to this free adventure! Ages 13 to 18.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the fun activities offered by Community Youth Development to encourage youth to be active and make healthy decisions. To learn more about the summer fun that’s happening every Tuesday and Thursday from 2 – 3 pm call the library at 214-670-1952.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Fun exciting science experiments and information. Students get to participate and learn fun facts about different topics of science. Please register for this program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
See how many of your favorite foods such as ice cream cones, frozen pizzas, donuts, gummy candies, gliders, gadgets, and other every day things are made in this very interesting series of exciting videos.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about the primary colors and what happens when you mix them through hands-on projects. Learn what happens when you add black or white. How many different colors can you make? After mixing paint colors, kids will be able to use those colors to create their own masterpiece. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come joins us at Dallas West Branch to have some fun, playing games, and socializing. Please sign-up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada martes para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Explore the fun you can have with numbers and science in our weekly math camp. You won’t believe you’re learning!
Explora la diversión que puedes tener con los números y la ciencia en nuestro campamento de matemáticas semanal. ¡No vas a creer que estás aprendiendo!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month for an afterschool program to have group viewings of classic works in anime, samplings of new and old releases, and movie nights featuring pieces by directors Hayao Miyazaki, Mamoru Hosada and Mahiro Maeda. Please join us to watch anime, discuss manga and get excited for new releases!
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Would you like to volunteer at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library? Volunteer Orientation is the third Tuesday of every month.
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime with Miss Jenna featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Parents and caregivers are welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Listen to stories, sing songs, play games, interact with other children while learning crafts, finger games, songs etc
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Japanese Star Festival (Tanabata Matsuri)

Create a special craft with artist Jennifer Kindert based on the Tanabata Matsuri, one of Japan's oldest and most beloved summer festivals. Learn about the ancient Japanese and Chinese astronomy-based legend that this centuries-old festival revolves around and how the Tanabata Matsuri is celebrated throughout Japan today.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
For toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, sing songs. Craft or activity to follow. Suggested ages: 2-4 years old. Parents and caregivers welcome.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
David Chicken takes the stage with his Emmy Award Winning Talent for entertaining children as being part superhero, part Elvis and 100% fun for all ages!

Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us at Dallas West Branch to play some AWESOME games! We will have Connect Four, UNO, Twister, Trouble, Monopoly, CandyLand, and Memory games!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come and Meet Sugar and Dare! Community Ambassadors from Equest at Texas Horse Park. We love to hear stories while we are getting brushed and petted. Learn about what we eat and how to take care of us. We are looking forward to meeting all of you!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for Doc Gibbs as he presents a special songs, rhythm & dance program for kids!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
In conjunction with the production of “The Musical Adventure of Flat Stanley” running June 19 - July 12, 2015 at the Dallas Children’s Theater’s Rosewood Center for Family Arts, Interns from Dallas Children’s Theater will have a workshops for children ages 5 yrs. and up.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music and nursery rhymes!
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Lily Pad Lapsit is a great way for caregivers and babies to bond through movement, song, play, and rhyme. Children’s Librarian, Ms. Anna, will guide caregivers through 20 minutes of interactive programming, and then provide soft baby-safe toys for 10 minutes of free play and soothing music. Give your little one a head start to literacy by joining us at Lily Pad Lapsit every Wednesday morning.

This program is targeted to babies 0-18 months, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a family friendly movie every Wednesday.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Calling all teens who are entering 6th grade to 12th grade: Learn about different cultures and expand your knowledge of countries' views.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Juneteenth for Mazie
Let master storyteller Melody Bell introduce you to Mazie, a young African-American girl, who is tired of constantly hearing the word ‘no’, and meet her father, who explains the history of the great American Juneteenth holiday to her. Learn the true value of freedom as you become participants in the story, put on costumes of that era, play instruments of that period and dance in celebration!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come practice reading aloud to a furry four-legged friend! Therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International will be visiting the library each Wednesday to encourage struggling or reluctant readers build their reading skills!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Teens come learn how to create a resume, interview skills and so much more! Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Using household materials, participants design and build pathways for a rolling object to travel. They will see potential and kinetic energy, velocity, and the effect of slope in action as they create a marble run and a roller coaster with loops. What design elements will help the marble complete the path successfully? In these engineering challenges, participants practice the iterative design process as they design a prototype, test, analyze and refine their product
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Calling all aspiring actors, actresses and theater goers. The Dallas Children's Theater will be presenting an acting workshop based on the DCT theater production of Flat Stanley.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Harness the power of air and blow your friends away! Not quite literally . . . but vortex cannons are pretty cool and the smoke rings they make can really travel! This program is a fun, practical physics lesson, demonstrating, among other things, the viscosity of air. We'll be creating smoke rings (actually "vortex rings"). Fog machines will be involved!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Who's your favorite pet at the Zoo? Some of the "Superstars" of the Animal Kingdom will be joining us and hoping to see you too!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Pink and Say
Journey back in time with master theater artist Dana Proulx Willis to meet two unforgettable teenage boys, Pink and Say, who fought in the Civil War. History comes alive as you follow their first meeting and the profound friendship that develops between them. Contribute your opinions to an important, present day discussion about conflicts with others and how they can be resolved.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the unique and fun ways to learn the skill of math.Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
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Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
The Library will be hosting the Williams Preparatory School's Meet and Greet where students will have the opportunity to meet the school's faculty.
La biblioteca será el anfitrión de la escuela Preparatoria Williams Meet y Greet donde los estudiantes tendrán la oportunidad de encontrar la Facultad de la escuela.
Location
In Library
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Weekly story time for children at the neighborhood Head Start and Early Head Start at Margaret Cone.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para familias con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad. Quédese después del programa para jugar juntos. Hora de cuentos es una de las más importantes actividades de animación a la lectura para niños.

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age. Stay afterwards for play time. Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at a neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, music, and a craft activity. Ages 2-6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
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
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn the art of crocheting at the Children's Center!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Juneteenth Jamboree

Cassandra, newly moved to Texas, doesn't know about Juneteenth. Her family is cooking, dancing and dressing up a storm, all the while telling her to expect a surprise. Join master storyteller Rolanda Brigham as she leads you through the rousing Juneteenth celebration, with its shows, parade, crafts and cheerful spectators. Design your own Juneteenth family logo and personal fan to take home.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Take part in a workshop for this summer's production: THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY. Stanley is a normal 10-year-old boy whose wish for adventure is granted when a bulletin board flattens Stanley, enabling him to mail himself all around the world!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
The Southwest Dairy Farmers Assocation will bring their mobile dairy classroom to the Library! See a cow and learn where our milk comes from.
All ages may attend. This program will be held OUTSIDE.
Location
Outside
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 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. Children read one pre-selected book per week. Seating is limited to a maximum of 15. For ages 5 to 11.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Students will learn the basic principles of creating exciting comic book art with a step-by-step demonstration of professional techniques for combining words and pictures. Sponsored by the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Can you build the tallest building using our unusual ingredients? What about the strongest? It’s Iron Chef: Engineering style! Recommended for ages 12-18
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Montonaga before releasing your own inner artist with experimental artwork! Ages 6-12. Maximum Group Size 30.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Have fun, make a mess, and get hands-on science experience!
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the fun activities offered by Community Youth Development to encourage youth to be active and make healthy decisions. To learn more about the summer fun that’s happening every Tuesday and Thursday from 2 – 3 pm call the library at 214-670-1952.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn about the primary colors and what happens when you mix them through hands-on projects. Learn what happens when you add black and white. How many different colors can you make? After mixing paint colors, kids will be able to use those colors to create their own masterpiece. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join visual artist and tree art specialist Nadine Burke for this humorous tale about a family getting ready for their summer vacation. In an effort to pack everything they need for the great outdoors, there's bound to be something overlooked, and that element provides a funny ending to this story! Make your own unique origami butterfly to take home.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come to the library in your pajamas for a fun reading program in the auditorium. Join Ms. Anna for this wacky reading event every month. Non-pajama wearing patrons are welcome!

This program is targeted to children ranging in age from 5 to 7 years old, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.

Location
Classroom
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kids and parents, join us in the children's area for a fun bedtime story!
Niños y padres, unanse a nosotros para un cuento divertido antes de dormir en el área de los niños.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance every Friday morning! Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come and join Ronald McDonald and his friend "Stoogie" the bookworm puppet, as they entertain us with a fun-filled creative mix of music and magic that reinforces the value of books, the care of them, and the enjoyment that comes from reading.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us as the Dallas Children's Theater presents a summer acting workshop focusing on their summer production of "The Musical Adventure of Flat Stanley" based on the book by Jeff Brown. Best suited for children in elementary school.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us at Highland Hills for a feature film on the big screen.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Please join the Martin Luther King Branch Library as we celebrate "Juneteenth 2015 - 150 Year Celebration". The library will be celebrating on the grounds of the Martin Luther King Center along with other agencies. The date is Friday, June 19, 2015, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The library will provide "free" books to youth of all ages along with information on all the wonderful Mayor's Summer Reading Club events at the library this summer. Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, is a holiday in the United States that commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. state of Texas in June 1865, and more generally the emancipation of African-American slaves throughout the Confederate South. You will not want to miss the celebration of this important historical event in Texas history.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Dallas Children's Theater is pleased to present a workshop in conjuction with their summer show "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley" based on the book by Jeff Brown.

This event is best suited for elementary age. Come join the fun!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the staff in playing games from other countries and learn about different cultures and expand your knowledge of countries views. Program provided by the White Rock YMCA.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
What is visible light? How do light waves move? In this program, participants explore visible light with a prism and see that white light is made up of different colors. In teams, they will also build a wave machine out of candy that models the movement pattern of light waves and other radiation in the electromagnetic spectrum. In building the wave machine, participants will practice skills such as measuring, balancing, and teamwork.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us every Friday for board and card games.
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Magician Brett Roberts presents "Heroes Around the World." Join award winning entertainer, Brett Roberts, as he presents a slate of real heroes through magic, puppets, storytelling, and fun! Don't miss it! This program is made possible by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth are invited to take a break from the hot summer sunshine and come in to the cool, air-conditioned library and enjoy "free movies" during their summer vacation.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a free family movie!

¡Traiga a su familia a ver una pelicula divertida gratis!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come learn to draw anime and manga characters! No experience needed!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 19, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts! Program made possible with a grant from the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Friends of the Pleasant Grove Library will hosting their monthly meeting & membership drive.
Location
In Library
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
9:15 AM - 9:30 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, June 20, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
If you are 14 or older and interested in becoming a Dallas Public Library volunteer, please attend this orientation session to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application.

All court ordered community service volunteers must call The Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214-821-8711 ext.410 to register for and complete orientation before volunteering for the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
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, June 20, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Visit the traveling milking parlor, watch a cow being milked, and learn how milk goes from the cow to the store! (Outdoor program)
¡Visite la sala de ordeño viajanda, vea una vaca siendo ordeñada , y aprenda cómo la leche sale de la vaca a la tienda! (Programa al aire libre)
Location
Outside
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music storytimes that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Storytimes explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Children will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Using Cardboard boxes, craft materials, and a powerful imagination, participants will construct a car. Engineers of all ages may participate in this building program, which encourages physical exploration of their environment. After making their cars, kids will watch a short movie. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Fun and interactive storytime for preschool ages and younger.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Can't find that perfect Father's Day gift? Join us for craft time and create a special Father's Day gift from the heart!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
These performance/workshops features songs, rhythms & dances from West Africa. Audience members will observe vibrant traditional music and dance demonstrations from various ethnic groups of West Africa while learning about African culture & traditions. This presentation identifies the fundamental building blocks of African music and dance. Cultural artists for this event are sponsored by the Community Artists Program (CAP), a cultural contracts program of the City of Dallas, Office of Cultural Affairs.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Love crafts? Come join us for a fun drop-in children’s craft activity. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Juneteenth for Mazie
Let master storyteller Melody Bell introduce you to Mazie, a young African-American girl, who is tired of constantly hearing the word ‘no’, and meet her father, who explains the history of the great American Juneteenth holiday to her. Learn the true value of freedom as you become participants in the story, put on costumes of that era, play instruments of that period and dance in celebration!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West and learn how to play the guitar! We are looking for COMMITTED students and parents. Only six students each month. Have to choose a time slot 1pm-2pm Experts, 2pm-3pm Intermediate, and 3pm-4pm Beginners for the ENTIRE MONTH! Guitars will be provided. Free! Sign-up at the circulation desk!
Location
Conference 1
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada sabado a las una para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.


Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy a day of fun and a film here at the Children's Center.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
In this 6 session introductory jewelry making workshop, participants will have the opportunity to combine objects with traditional glass beads and metal findings to create a one-of-a-kind pair of earrings and much more! This workshop is open to ages 10 and older.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join Brett as he searches the world for heroes. In this fun and entertaining magic and puppet show, you will learn about heroes from history and learn just what it takes to be a hero!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
The Professor Brainius Show presented by Team Family! Go on a journey through the world of science! The professor's show is the perfect formula for family fun! He uses amazing science experiments, interactive music, audience participation, comedy and lots of surprises to encourage and challenge kids to be their best and never stop learning.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us at the Martin Luther King Branch after the Mayor's Summer Reading Club "Kick-off" Party to read and discuss graphic novels. Let's have fun this summer reading about your favorite super heroes and others!! Come and let us know who and what you would like to read about.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join other youth in a positive and safe week-end "out-of-school time" activity showing off your game skills playing with the X-Box 360. Games on the X-Box 360 not only allow you to exercise your body, but it can also stimulate your mind. These types of activities have been shown to assist youth in performing better in school. The MLK Branch seeks to provide such activities for the children of this community. Kids can relax their minds and bodies on Saturdays while they are out of school on the weekend.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
How do you design a bridge and make sure it can support weight? Kids will learn about the different types of bridges and build their own, using only drinking straws and tape - then test it to see how much weight it will support. This program is made possible by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Lets get together and play! An afternoon of fast fun the library way for teens and tweens!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for all ages featuring a different seasonal craft every week.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a popular movie on our big screen!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy a day of fun and a film here at the Children's Center.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Indian Cultural Heritage Foundation will present dances with innovative movements drawn from various disciplines of classical and folk dance in India. The dances presented will also utilize idioms of yoga and martial arts. There will be an interactive session for the students to try the dance steps that culminate into dances that are set to a scintillating music!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Splashes of Color: Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga before releasing your own inner artist with experimental artwork! For children ages 6-12. Maximum group size 30.
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Los payasos de Ringling Bros. vienen a proposito de la llegada del circo en Dallas.
Spanish-speaking clowns are coming to promote the Ringling Bros. Circus.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Enjoy a featured film for children every Monday with the family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Night Before Summer Vacation
Join visual artist and tree art specialist Nadine Burke for this humorous tale about a family getting ready for their summer vacation. In an effort to pack everything they need for the great outdoors, there's bound to be something overlooked, and that element provides a funny ending to this story! Make your own unique origami butterfly to take home.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Have fun, make a mess, and get hands-on science experience!
Location
Classrooms A & B
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Library and have fun with LEGOS! Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Library partners with Girls Inc. to have fun with LEGOS!
Location
Off-Site
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive story time featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Ronald McDonald visits for a special story time!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this storytime filled with rhymes, books, and interactive fun designed especially for infants and toddlers. Suggested ages: birth to 2 years of age.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Take a virtual field trip around the world every Tuesday during the Mayor's Summer Reading Club to famous museums, aquariums, zoos and more without leaving Dallas! Children will interact with people around the world through a video-conference system. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn about fire safety, smoke detectors and the importance of not playing with matches. Presented by the Dallas Fire and Rescue Department.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
In conjunction with the Dallas Childrens Theater's Rosewood Center for Family Arts production of “The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley," Interns from Dallas Childrens Theater will conduct a fun acting workshop for children ages 5 yrs and up.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Japanese Star Festival (Tanabata Matsuri)

Create a special craft with artist Jennifer Kindert based on the Tanabata Matsuri, one of Japan's oldest and most beloved summer festivals. Learn about the ancient Japanese and Chinese astronomy-based legend that this centuries-old festival revolves around and how the Tanabata Matsuri is celebrated throughout Japan today.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
The Dallas Astonomical Society presents an interesting look at the universe. If the weather permits, there will be a solar observation during this program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Dallas Lace Society Lacemaker's Shop. Please call Debbie Stone at (972) 407-1775 with any questions.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join the Dallas Children's Theater for an interactive theater workshop. Children will learn about putting on a performance and work together to tell the story of "Flat Stanley".
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us in searching for your perfect job! Librarians will assist with navigating job search engines and posting resumes to land you that ideal job. Computers provided, please bring your own USB drive. Ages 16 to 18.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the fun activities offered by Community Youth Development to encourage youth to be active and make healthy decisions. To learn more about the summer fun that’s happening every Tuesday and Thursday from 2 – 3 pm call the library at 214-670-1952.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
It's time to get crafty with tissue paper! Come to Lochwood and create assorted colorful items. This program is made possible by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come make a fun craft at the library!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Have some fun, make a mess, and get some hands-on science experience!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come joins us at Dallas West Branch to have some fun, playing games, and socializing. Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Tuesday afternoons for a bilingual story time and more. Children of all ages welcome.

Ven accompananos cada martes para una hora de cuentos bilinguales y mas. Ninos de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Explore the fun you can have with numbers and science in our weekly math camp. You won’t believe you’re learning!
Explora la diversión que puedes tener con los números y la ciencia en nuestro campamento de matemáticas semanal. ¡No vas a creer que estás aprendiendo!
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room A & B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you have ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
The Teen Advisory Council consists of teens ages 12-17 from area schools who wish to make an impact on teen programs. If you would like to make an impact and help plan, promote, and host programs for teens come the meeting and share your ideas. This is a co-sponsored program between the White Rock Hills Library and the White Rock YMCA.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Our special Storytime and Friends welcomes a different neighbor from East Dallas each week. Today we will dance and sing with original children's music by Lizza Connor, a Lakewood resident. All ages welcome.

Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Listen to stories, sing songs, play games, interact with other children while learning crafts, finger games, songs etc
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
There’s so much music inside your child, and there’s so much music can do for your child. We are passionate about nurturing your child’s desire to sing, play and move. Experience the power of music with Kindermusik.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Japanese Star Festival (Tanabata Matsuri)

Create a special craft with artist Jennifer Kindert based on the Tanabata Matsuri, one of Japan's oldest and most beloved summer festivals. Learn about the ancient Japanese and Chinese astronomy-based legend that this centuries-old festival revolves around and how the Tanabata Matsuri is celebrated throughout Japan today.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
For toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, sing songs. Craft or activity to follow. Suggested ages: 2-4 years old. Parents and caregivers welcome.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come for a visit from the Ringling Bros. Clowns! ¡Hablan español!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
David Slick: Juggler, Unicyclist, Clown, Stilt Walker, Magician and Escape Artist. Guinness World Record holder, David Slick has entertained laughing and cheering audiences from Shanghai to Scottish Rite.

Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us at Dallas West Branch to play some AWESOME games! We will have Connect Four, UNO, Twister, Trouble, Monopoly, CandyLand, and Memory games!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Enjoy traditional dances from Mexico, Central, South America and the World! Cultural Artists for this event are sponsored by the Community Artists Program (CAP), a cultural contracts program of the City of Dallas, Office of Cultural Affairs.
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with interactive music and nursery rhymes!
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Lily Pad Lapsit is a great way for caregivers and babies to bond through movement, song, play, and rhyme. Children’s Librarian, Ms. Anna, will guide caregivers through 20 minutes of interactive programming, and then provide soft baby-safe toys for 10 minutes of free play and soothing music. Give your little one a head start to literacy by joining us at Lily Pad Lapsit every Wednesday morning.

This program is targeted to babies 0-18 months, but all ages are welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a family friendly movie every Wednesday.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Acompanenos en North Oak Cliff para una tarde de diversion con Henry el Payaso del circo Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey.


Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Calling all teens who are entering 6th grade to 12th grade: Who are heroes in your neighborhood? How can you be a hero?
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come practice reading aloud to a furry four-legged friend! Therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International will be visiting the library each Wednesday to encourage struggling or reluctant readers build their reading skills!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Teens come learn how to create a resume, interview skills and so much more! Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Stringbini the Clown presented by Jimmy Perini. A Clown College graduate, Stringbini is as popular a performer with his peers as he is with children!
Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for the Dallas Museum of Art's program "Splashes of Color." Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga before releasing your own inner artist with experimental artwork! For children ages 6-12.

Tickets available 30 minutes before program. Limited to 30 kids.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dallas Children's Theater presents a free, one-hour theater workshop based on "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley". You'll remember Stanley as the boy who could flatten into an envelope and mail himself: a gift with certain complications. Theater enriches language skills and learning processes, while promoting an early appreciation for the arts. And it's so much fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You can use anything that conducts electricity to make an electrical circuit – even play dough! Add some batteries and LED lights, and participants can learn about conductive and insulating materials, electrical currents, and circuits. They are then challenged to design a play dough creature that lights up. Participants practice the iterative design process as they problem solve and modify their creature design. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the unique and fun ways to learn the skill of math. Please sign up at the circulation desk.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 7 and under.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
26
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
LFP (Family Place)
Location
Outside
Library
Bookmobile2

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Weekly story time for children at the neighborhood Head Start and Early Head Start at Margaret Cone.
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Beautiful Oops
Book and Author: Beautiful Oops by Barney Saltzberg
Experience the unexpected inspiration that can come from a mistake as master storyteller Alfreda Rollins guides you through an adventure in creativity and discovery. Did your paper accidentally tear? No worries ̶ you can turn that into the roaring mouth of an alligator! A messy spill becomes the goofy shape of an animal. Celebrate mistakes as you learn how to turn them into your own unique artwork!
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para familias con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad. Quédese después del programa para jugar juntos. Hora de cuentos es una de las más importantes actividades de animación a la lectura para niños.

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age. Stay afterwards for play time. Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
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
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn the art of crocheting at the Children's Center!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
DCT's summer production will be “The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley ” based on the book by Jeff Brown.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
How do you design a bridge and make sure it can support weight? Kids will learn about the different types of bridges and build their own, using only drinking straws and tape - then test it! Recommended for ages 8 and up. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Elementary-age children see the story then get an opportunity to participate. Fun acting skills and activities are taught as well.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn about the importance of smoke alarms, escape plans, crawling low under smoke, calling 911, and stop, drop, and roll through this entertaining puppet show.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Test your engineering skills! Create structures with different kinds of materials. Be prepared for several challenges!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for this hands-on STEM program focusing on chemistry. It's time to stir up some fun with acids and bases and end up with some colorful results. Recommended for grades 1-5.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Have fun, make a mess, and get hands-on science experience!
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the fun activities offered by Community Youth Development to encourage youth to be active and make healthy decisions. To learn more about the summer fun that’s happening every Tuesday and Thursday from 2 – 3 pm call the library at 214-670-1952.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Museum of Art presents this wonderful Go Van Gogh art program, "Splashes of Color". Come and have fun!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dallas Contemporary presents Art Think Junior! This program encourages creativity and promotes visual literacy through the study of contemporary art. Students will be introduced to contemporary art and complete a hands-on art activity!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Explore the properties of air and the Bernoulli effect. Students will learn how to inflate an airbag with just one breadth of air, and experiment with the solarbag, which rises as the sun heats air molecules inside. Everyone will have an airbag to inflate and take home. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents fun for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
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: 6-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us every fourth Thursday in the Auditorium for a family-friendly movie. A coloring activity will also be provided for children. To find out which movie is featured this month, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Kids and parents, join us in the children's area for a fun bedtime story!
Niños y padres, unanse a nosotros para un cuento divertido antes de dormir en el área de los niños.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come and have fun at our Bilingual story time and more on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt of NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Gift of Music
Have you ever wondered where music came from? Let master storyteller Blanca Reyna tell you the Aztec story of how two rivaling brothers, Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca, worked together to bring the gift of music to the world. Learn about the first musical instruments in Meso-America and create one of your own to keep. Play along to some ancient rhythms and discover the first sound that connects us all. Become a musician of the sun!
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance every Friday morning! Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come and learn some of the cool things you can do with watercolor! You'll learn unique ways to use everyday household items to create your very own work of art! Program sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us at the Lakewood Branch library for a fun and educational presentation on Science and Superheroes!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Learn about fire safety, smoke detectors and the importance of not playing with matches. Presented by the Dallas Fire and Rescue Department.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Free Lunch (Monday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Equal Heart is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories!
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Who are Heroes in your neighborhood? How can you be a hero? Join the staff as we talk about heroes. Program provided by the White Rock YMCA.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us every Friday for board and card games.
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth are invited to take a break from the hot summer sunshine and come in to the cool, air-conditioned library and enjoy "free movies" during their summer vacation.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come Read With Us! Book Club meets on the fourth Friday of each month in the Forest Green Branch Library Auditorium. Call for the current month's book title.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Nintendo. Mario Bros. Duck Hunt. Do those words mean anything to you? If so, join us for retro gaming in the Black Box Theater! All gaming systems, games, and consoles are provided. All games rated E.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 26, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Ronald McDonald and his friend "Stoogie The Bookworm" share their excitement for reading and introduce other good "friends"-books. Reading is fun and book time is an important part of the day.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

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Read and Report your time each week and earn these great Prizes!

Week 1 Free Book! Free snack from RaceTrac!

Week 2 Ticket to see Flat Stanley at Dallas Children's Theater and card game!

Week 3 Summer Reader yard sign, pass to the Meadows Museum and other goodies from SMU. Plus, a ticket voucher for Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey Circus!

Week 4 Free Book! Ticket voucher to visit LEGOLAND Discovery Center and SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium.

Week 5 Ticket to a Texas Rangers baseball game and a set of tangrams!

Week 6 Free meal at Chipotle Mexican Grill, a pass to the Nasher Sculpture Center, and a summer reading coloring page!

Week 7 Pass to the Dallas Zoo and a Dallas Public Library pencil.

Week 8 Free Book! And a certificate of completion.

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