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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us for a special activity presented by Imagine Science!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
The library Junior FIRST LEGO League (Jr. FLL) team meets weekly to work on a project, which they present at the regional Jr. FLL Expo on Saturday, March 28, 2016. Participants learn about simple machines and build a motorized LEGO model while developing teamwork and communication skills. Sponsored in part by DFW TEC and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Join us as we hear stories, sing songs, and activities in English and in Spanish! This program is recommended for preschool aged children. All ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime 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, February 10, 2016
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, February 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Dressed in a large Heart costume, Lovey will entertain children with her puppets, singing and magic.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come sing, dance, play and enjoy great stories. All ages are welcomed, but activities are designed for children aged 0-4.
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your babies (ages birth to 18 months) to begin learning and exploring the world of books! We will use songs, rhymes, and finger plays to begin your child's journey towards literacy!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
San Jacinto Elementary 7900 Hume Drive 75227 2nd and 4th Wednesday 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us in celebrating African American History Month and learn about the major “movers and shakers” throughout history and their achievements.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Come by and make some lovely and easy bookmarks for that special someone in your life!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts and games or a quiet place to do your homework.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Crazy 8's Math Club is a math club for elementary school age children. Children will participate in games that will develop their math skills while also exploring how fun math can be.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grab a lab coat and a pair of safety goggles and join the Perot Museum of Nature and Science as we explore the chemistry behind magic! You will get the chance to conduct hands-on experiments and learn how basic science can be used to explain a magician’s tricks. Through several stations, students will learn the fundamentals of physical and chemical changes and how different reactions occur.
Location
Classrooms A & B
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Relax, have a free snack, and listen to a librarian read and discuss an exciting chapter book. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Supper Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat the meal on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us each Wednesday for a fun family craft!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play some classic board games with your friends and family.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger. Cuentos, movimiento, rimas, y música para niños menores de 6 años de edad.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bringing in the New Year

Become the dragon at the center of the dragon dance with master theater artist Dana Proulx-Willis. You’ll learn about Chinese New Year traditions and the intricacies of the dragon dance, and you’ll create your own movements as a dragon dancer.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Library Live
Location
In Library
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:05 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and early literacy activities!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your toddlers (18 months to 3 years) for a story time packed with rhymes, stories and songs!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Book Clubs target low-income parents with young children birth through age three. Parents attend together with their babies, toddlers, and three-year-old children and moms learn how to have fun while reading to their children, participating with their children in the adventure of reading.

Book Clubs se dirigen a los padres de bajos ingresos con niños pequeños del nacimiento hasta los tres años. Los padres asisten junto con sus bebés, niños pequeños y niños de tres años de edad, y madres aprenden a divertirse mientras que lean a sus hijos, participando con sus hijos en la aventura de la lectura.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Have homework questions? Volunteers from Dallas Baptist University can help!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Make new discoveries through hands-on science! Topics in February include the skeletal system and buoyancy. Program sponsored in part by Dallas Afterschool and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat snacks on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Thursday afternoon is Theater Thursday, where we watch a different movie on the big screen while you can enjoy a free snack. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart from every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Supper Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat the meal on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a totally new kind of math club. You’ll get to do mischief-making activities like Glowin-the-Dark Geometry, Bouncy Dice and Toilet Paper Olympics, and you’ll get to take home some cool gadgets, too
Meets Thursdays at 4pm from January 14-March 3.
For children in grades K-2nd. Registration is required.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us every Thursday afternoon for a fun throwback movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
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, February 11, 2016
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, February 11, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence,
and practice your English in a comfortable environment. Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you. English language learners of all levels and native English speakers welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Each week, a new book will be read based on a theme or season. The children will engage in a craft or project that is related to the book.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
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, February 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for an entertaining storytime with books, songs, fingerplays and more! Recommended for age 6 and younger.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
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, February 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly adventure as we travel to Imagination Land through stories, songs and activities.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join our afterschool book club at Arcadia Park. The program will include thought-provoking discussions about books, arts and crafts related to the book of the week, and lots of opportunities to make friends that enjoy reading just as much as you do!
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need some help with your homework? Bring it to the Skyline Library, where you can have all your questions answered. All ages and topics welcome!
Location
Classroom
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Students will explore crystallization and precipitation by creating a crystallized snowflake. This activity will help youth to appreciate the awesome wonders and beauty of the winter season. *Suitable for ages 6-13.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Race for the New Year

How did the Chinese zodiac come about? Join master storyteller Dorayne Breedlove as she explores the origin story of a mythological race. Become the creature behind your birth year and take part in a New Year’s parade.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate Valentine's Day by making a Valentine's craft! Special treats will be available while supplies last.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn the basics of the human skeletal system and then create and label your own skeleton.

Wonder Kit provided by Dallas Afterschool
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun and creative Valentine's Day themed craft. All supplies will be provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 12, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Therapy dogs will visit the library to be a captive audience for your struggling or reluctant reader! Children will have the opportunity to practice reading aloud to a four-legged friend!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents a children’s program for the children of ESL class students Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

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

Saturdays 10am to 11:15am
Prairie Creek Branch Library
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

For more information, call 972-400-0286

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

UT Dallas
Center for Children and Families



¡Juega conmigo!

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

Los sábados 10am - 11:15am
En la biblioteca Prairie Creek
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K-12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
What better way to jump start the spring than with a monster duel?! Join us as another all day tournament of mayhem and monsters ensues. There will be snacks, drinks and Yu-Gi-Oh cards, what could be better?
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
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 orientation to learn more about our opportunities and fill out an application. All court ordered volunteers must call the Volunteer Center of North Texas at 214 821-8711 ext. 410 to register and complete their orientation before volunteering at the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Bienvenue! Join The Dallas International School for French Storytime.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Delete
Location
Off-Site
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
Join us with local talent Maricela Carelock, her electric guitar, and merry puppets as she presents a bilingual musical event.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
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, February 13, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
i live in music – Jazz History

Join master musicians and storytellers Rochelle Rabouin and Stewart Shelton as they combine visual art and music to tell the history of jazz and the work of Romare Bearden. Learn about the art of improvisation and contribute to a collage.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Bad News for Outlaws

Hear master storyteller Melody Bell tell the amazing story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who become a feared lawman. You can create your own legendary or modern-day cowboy or cowgirl and bring that character to life, re-enacting exciting moments from their story.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock

Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout as she tells a story about the renown trickster Anansi the spider. You’ll also learn how to let your imagination take over the story, as Sandy teaches you how to create puppets from everyday materials and stage your own puppet show!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come create and decorate Valentine's Day cards for your family, friends, and loved ones. All supplies will be provided.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come show off your creativity during this special craft time!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you delve in the art of Crochet? Would you like to "hook up" with others who crochet and become better in the process? Then The Oak Cliff Ball & Chain Crochet Guild is where you need to be. We'd love to see what you've created or what you're working on. Don't know how to crochet but want to learn? Come learn a few basic stitches and get started.
Location
Study Room 1
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Valentines and a Love Story

Travel back to the time of King Arthur with master storyteller Jiaan Powers to hear the story of Lady Ragnell. You can also celebrate someone special while exploring a story full of good and bad knights, true friendships, and a riddle.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Description
Join us for a fun performance by Slappy's Puppet Playhouse. Silly clowns plus funny puppets equals lots of love!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children’s Center every Saturday for an afternoon of fun. Get ready for Valentine's Day with crafts and other fun activities. We'll even use candy to conduct some super cool science experiments!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun Valentine's Day children's craft on Saturday, February 13 and a Black History Month craft on Saturday, February 20! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The McCarty & Maathai Community Garden will present this exciting program where we'll learn about Wangari Maathai and her Green Belt Movement. We'll also explore what pigments give plants their green color and people their skin color.
Location
Training Room
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join us in the Teen Area to make flowers and cards out of recycled book pages and duct tape to give to that special person in your life!
Location
1st floor - Community Exchange
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Celebrate Artistic Freedom

Do you have a special way you like to express yourself? Maybe you like to dance or draw, play music or write. Join writer and storyteller Audrey Turner of The Writer’s Garret to learn about the potter and poet known only as Dave the Potter, a remarkable artist who was also a slave. You can experiment with clay and the written word to celebrate your own ideas and imagination!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join other youth in a positive and safe, weekend "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 here on Saturdays when they are out of school.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a Valentine craft using recycle material.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for free advanced computer help: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, etc. Every other Sunday at 1pm. Call to verify dates.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Bringing in the New Year

Become the dragon at the center of the dragon dance with master theater artist Dana Proulx-Willis. You’ll learn about Chinese New Year traditions and the intricacies of the dragon dance, and you’ll create your own movements as a dragon dancer.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 14, 2016
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, February 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Interested in becoming a leader? Join the South Dallas Business & Professional Women’s Club, Youth Club. Participate in leadership skills, community service skills, and gain necessary life skills. For more information, please contact Mrs. Robbie Dewitt, Youth Advisor at robbiedewitt@yahoo.com
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Crafting-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.

Venga con nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños menores de 6 años.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bad News for Outlaws

Hear master storyteller Melody Bell tell the amazing story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who become a feared lawman. You can create your own legendary or modern-day cowboy or cowgirl and bring that character to life, re-enacting exciting moments from their story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 0-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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, February 16, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come and join us as the Texas Discovery Gardens host a special "story time" presentation teaching us about gardens, butterflies, and other exciting things. Make a craft after listening to a great story. Share the experience of being amazed and inspired by nature's intricate web of life with us at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library for "free".
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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, February 16, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 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 includes stories, rhymes, songs, finger-plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Each Tadpole Tales is centered around a theme from start to finish. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes.

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, February 16, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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, February 16, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and more!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Bethune Elementary 1665 Duncanville Road 1st and 3rd Tuesday 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
South African Traditions and Songs

Let master musicians and storytellers Rochelle Rabouin and Stewart Shelton transport you to South Africa to explore its civil rights history and traditional music, especially the Mbube form. The audience and the artists will collaborate to perform a song together!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
A Princess and a Love Story

Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout as she tells the story of the Princess and the Pea. You’ll also learn how to let your imagination take over the story, as Sandy teaches you how to create puppets from everyday materials and stage your own puppet show!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat snacks on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Poetry by Request

Hear the story of George Moses Horton, a man who was a former slave and the first African American to be published in the South. Writer and storyteller Audrey Turner of the Writer’s Garret will then lead you in the process of writing poetry for a particular audience. What will your audience want to hear about?
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your most difficult homework questions and get help from librarians on any subject. Try to stump us! Enjoy a free after school snack provided by Equal Heart from 4-5 every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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. Niños de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Supper Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat the meal on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need something to do afterschool? Join the CREW!
Create - Experiment - Have Fun.
Location
Training Room
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Grab a lab coat and a pair of safety goggles and join the Perot Museum of Nature and Science as we explore the chemistry behind magic! You will get the chance to conduct hands-on experiments and learn how basic science can be used to explain a magician’s tricks. Through several stations, students will learn the fundamentals of physical and chemical changes and how different reactions occur.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
The library Junior FIRST LEGO League (Jr. FLL) team meets weekly to work on a project, which they present at the regional Jr. FLL Expo on Saturday, March 28, 2016. Participants learn about simple machines and build a motorized LEGO model while developing teamwork and communication skills. Sponsored in part by DFW TEC and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Join us as we hear stories, sing songs, and activities in English and in Spanish! This program is recommended for preschool aged children. All ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you learning English? Practice your new language skills with Bachman Lake Library. ¿Estás aprendiendo ingles? Practica tus nuevas habiladades idomáticas con Bachman Lake Biblioteca.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Come craft the night away at the Forest Green Branch!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 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
In Library
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A Princess and a Love Story

Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout as she tells the story of the Princess and the Pea. You’ll also learn how to let your imagination take over the story, as Sandy teaches you how to create puppets from everyday materials and stage your own puppet show!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime 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, February 17, 2016
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, February 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Plié! Chassé! Amanda the Ballerina will lead children through a series of beginning hand and body moves dressed in a tutu with a musical accompaniment and into the magical experience of dance! Presented by Amanda Dalton.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Promote infant and caregiver bonding through interactive early literacy activities, stories, songs. For infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Come sing, dance, play and enjoy great stories. All ages are welcomed, but activities are designed for children aged 0-4.
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your babies (ages birth to 18 months) to begin learning and exploring the world of books! We will use songs, rhymes, and finger plays to begin your child's journey towards literacy!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Cesar Chavez Elementary 1710 N. Carroll 1st and 3rd Wednesday 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Poetry by Request

Hear the story of George Moses Horton, a man who was a former slave and the first African American to be published in the South. Writer and storyteller Audrey Turner of the Writer’s Garret will then lead you in the process of writing poetry for a particular audience. What will your audience want to hear about?
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts and games or a quiet place to do your homework.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Crazy 8's Math Club is a math club for elementary school age children. Children will participate in games that will develop their math skills while also exploring how fun math can be.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bad News for Outlaws

Hear master storyteller Melody Bell tell the amazing story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who become a feared lawman. You can create your own legendary or modern-day cowboy or cowgirl and bring that character to life, re-enacting exciting moments from their story.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Relax, have a free snack, and listen to a librarian read and discuss an exciting chapter book. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Supper Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat the meal on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us each Wednesday for a fun family craft!
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play some classic board games with your friends and family.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger. Cuentos, movimiento, rimas, y música para niños menores de 6 años de edad.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
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, February 18, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a fun storytime for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
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, February 18, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Race for the New Year

How did the Chinese zodiac come about? Join master storyteller Dorayne Breedlove as she explores the origin story of a mythological race. Become the creature behind your birth year and take part in a New Year’s parade.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your toddlers (18 months to 3 years) for a story time packed with rhymes, stories and songs!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Book Clubs target low-income parents with young children birth through age three. Parents attend together with their babies, toddlers, and three-year-old children and moms learn how to have fun while reading to their children, participating with their children in the adventure of reading.

Book Clubs se dirigen a los padres de bajos ingresos con niños pequeños del nacimiento hasta los tres años. Los padres asisten junto con sus bebés, niños pequeños y niños de tres años de edad, y madres aprenden a divertirse mientras que lean a sus hijos, participando con sus hijos en la aventura de la lectura.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Have homework questions? Volunteers from Dallas Baptist University can help!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Make new discoveries through hands-on science! Topics in February include the skeletal system and buoyancy. Program sponsored in part by Dallas Afterschool and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat snacks on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Thursday afternoon is Theater Thursday, where we watch a different movie on the big screen while you can enjoy a free snack. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart from every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your creativity with Legos! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 6-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Supper Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat the meal on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a totally new kind of math club. You’ll get to do mischief-making activities like Glowin-the-Dark Geometry, Bouncy Dice and Toilet Paper Olympics, and you’ll get to take home some cool gadgets, too
Meets Thursdays at 4pm from January 14-March 3.
For children in grades K-2nd. Registration is required.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us every Thursday afternoon for a fun throwback movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come learn about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math in a fun and OUT of this WORLD environment!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
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
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 18, 2016
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, February 18, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence,
and practice your English in a comfortable environment. Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you. English language learners of all levels and native English speakers welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Each week, a new book will be read based on a theme or season. The children will engage in a craft or project that is related to the book.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
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, February 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for an entertaining storytime with books, songs, fingerplays and more! Recommended for age 6 and younger.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
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, February 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly adventure as we travel to Imagination Land through stories, songs and activities.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join our afterschool book club at Arcadia Park. The program will include thought-provoking discussions about books, arts and crafts related to the book of the week, and lots of opportunities to make friends that enjoy reading just as much as you do!
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need some help with your homework? Bring it to the Skyline Library, where you can have all your questions answered. All ages and topics welcome!
Location
Classroom
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grab a lab coat and a pair of safety goggles and join the Perot Museum of Nature and Science as we explore the chemistry behind magic! You will get the chance to conduct hands-on experiments and learn how basic science can be used to explain a magician’s tricks. Through several stations, students will learn the fundamentals of physical and chemical changes and how different reactions occur.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Valentines and a Love Story

Travel back to the time of King Arthur with master storyteller Jiaan Powers to hear the story of Lady Ragnell. You can also celebrate someone special while exploring a story full of good and bad knights, true friendships, and a riddle.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come explore Newton's 3rd Law of Motion with Balloon Bowling. Through trial and error, you will engineer a way to knock over a pyramid of 10 Dixie cups, earning specific points for each cup knocked over.

Wonder Kit provided by Dallas Afterschool
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 19, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Fun, FREE, hands on workshops for kids Ages 8-18.
CHOOSE YOUR TRACK:
Robotics: Build a shy autonomous robot that follows you but won’t let you get too close using LEGO and the H8/300 micro controller based on the dependable PDP-11 minicomputer from 40 years ago. You can program this robot to do all sorts of things and we’ll show you how.
Computing: Make a networked modern computer from the bare motherboard that has Minecraft, Sonic Pi, Scratch and more useful programs for free.
Art: Make a zine, book or comic by hand with classic techniques like wintergreen image transfer, Chinese calligraphy, paper marbling, instant photography and copy machines.
Where: J.Erik Jonsson Central Library, Community Showcase

Visit www.dallasyoungmakers.org for more information.
Location
5th floor - Hamon Conference Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
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, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents a children’s program for the children of ESL class students Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

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

Saturdays 10am to 11:15am
Prairie Creek Branch Library
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

For more information, call 972-400-0286

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

UT Dallas
Center for Children and Families



¡Juega conmigo!

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

Los sábados 10am - 11:15am
En la biblioteca Prairie Creek
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K-12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Friends of the Pleasant Grove Library will be hosting their monthly meeting.
Location
Study Room A
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Spanish Storytime with Senora Lilia!
Ms. Lilia is a native of Argentina and has worked as a librarian with the Dallas Public Library for over 10 years. She is very creative and enjoys reading to children!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Rhythm and Blues musician, former Kidville entertainer and the voice of Clifford the Big Red Dog television theme song, Mr. Jason, in an upbeat yet down to earth musical storytelling session!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
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, February 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A group of new Dallasites from Spain wants to practice their English with you while you work on your Spanish! This fun opportunity for 5-10 year olds to build second language skills features games, crafts and cultural exchange!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
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, February 20, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area Saturday afternoons!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons at the Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library for Family Fun Story Time! Children of all ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come show off your creativity during this special craft time!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock

Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout as she tells a story about the renown trickster Anansi the spider. You’ll also learn how to let your imagination take over the story, as Sandy teaches you how to create puppets from everyday materials and stage your own puppet show!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
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
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Description
Tommy Terrific is a big kid that shows up at your event to watch his Uncle Fumpernutter perform his magic show! When no one can find Uncle Fumpernutter, Tommy takes over! Unfortunately, Tommy's never done magic before, but with the help of the kids and the Magician's Handbook, everyone has a great time!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the Forest Green Library as they celebrate Black History Month with a great family show presented by Robin Perry.
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun Valentine's Day children's craft on Saturday, February 13 and a Black History Month craft on Saturday, February 20! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Bring the family to watch Disney's Inside Out.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Children will learn about Lewis Latimer and his contributions to light bulbs and engineering.
Location
Training Room
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Make new discoveries through hands-on science! Topics in February include the skeletal system and buoyancy. Program sponsored in part by Dallas Afterschool and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Use your imagination and build with Legos.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for this hands-on STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Limited to first 20 participants in grades 1-5. Come to the Information Desk starting at 2:30 pm to pick up your free ticket into the program.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and join us as we create LEGO adventures and kingdoms at Oak Lawn. All ages welcome.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Lets get together and play! Everything from card games to the Wii, A chance to hang out in the library and have fun! Games along with snacks and drinks, what a great way to spend a winters afternoon.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a Steampunk movie screening as our 6th installment to Humanities yearlong Steampunk Series. We will be showing a family fun Steampunk movie based on the popular Neil Gaimank book, Stardust.
This movie is rated PG-13.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, February 21, 2016
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, February 21, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Science Sunday-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Es una clase educativa donde usted y su niño pequeño de manera divertida van a disfrutar del mundo de los cuentos. Un niño pequeño que ama los libros y disfruta de un cuento seŕa un gran estudiante en el futuro.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of delightful fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Homeschool programs are every 2nd and 4th Monday from 2-3 pm. The 4th Monday is our Geography Club. We will "visit" a different country each month. We will read a story, learn facts about the country, and sample a taste of the food. If you are able, please bring something interesting or tasty to share with the group.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Vickery Meadow Elementary 6606 Ridgecrest Road 2nd and 4th Monday 2:30- 4:00 p.m.
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Have homework questions? Volunteers from Dallas Baptist University can help!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This cultural enrichment program with Making Connections explores the Caribbean Islands and the blending of cultures. Participants will experience hands-on, fun learning that includes art, music, & dance. The program takes you through a cultural journey to learn history, geography, customs, and traditions coming from Indigenous (Taino), European and African cultures. The program is part of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs Community Artist Program (CAP).
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 22, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Enjoy the movie "Selma Lord Selma" with family and friends. Popcorn and drinks will be served.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.

Venga con nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños menores de 6 años.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 0-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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, February 23, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 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 includes stories, rhymes, songs, finger-plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Each Tadpole Tales is centered around a theme from start to finish. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes.

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, February 23, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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, February 23, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and more!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Pikes Park/Little Mexico @ Pikes Park 2807 Harry Hines 2nd and 4th Tuesday 3:00- 4:00 p.m.
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Hands-on activities for children to learn about money, managing money to meet life goals, and entrepreneurship.
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Learn about physics by creating a catapult.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat snacks on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your most difficult homework questions and get help from librarians on any subject. Try to stump us! Enjoy a free after school snack provided by Equal Heart from 4-5 every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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. Niños de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need something to do afterschool? Join the CREW!
Create - Experiment - Have Fun.
Location
Training Room
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us on a space adventure with the StarSTruck from the 3 Rivers Foundation! Don't miss this exciting hands-on opportunity!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
The library Junior FIRST LEGO League (Jr. FLL) team meets weekly to work on a project, which they present at the regional Jr. FLL Expo on Saturday, March 28, 2016. Participants learn about simple machines and build a motorized LEGO model while developing teamwork and communication skills. Sponsored in part by DFW TEC and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Join us as we hear stories, sing songs, and activities in English and in Spanish! This program is recommended for preschool aged children. All ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for an hour of stress-busting fun coloring intricate pictures - for adults!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Come craft the night away at the Forest Green Branch!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime 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, February 24, 2016
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, February 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
"You Are Special!" is performed by Doc Gibbs. This signature program is for children and for anyone who is "young at heart." Doc will sing, play keyboard, and tell funny stories to encourage children to see their value and use their talents.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 5 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Promote infant and caregiver bonding through interactive early literacy activities, stories, songs. For infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your babies (ages birth to 18 months) to begin learning and exploring the world of books! We will use songs, rhymes, and finger plays to begin your child's journey towards literacy!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants up to 24 months with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at the neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
San Jacinto Elementary 7900 Hume Drive 75227 2nd and 4th Wednesday 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Location
On the Bus
Library
Bookmobile1

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Grab a lab coat and a pair of safety goggles and join the Perot Museum of Nature and Science as we explore the chemistry behind magic! You will get the chance to conduct hands-on experiments and learn how basic science can be used to explain a magician’s tricks. Through several stations, students will learn the fundamentals of physical and chemical changes and how different reactions occur.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts and games or a quiet place to do your homework.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Crazy 8's Math Club is a math club for elementary school age children. Children will participate in games that will develop their math skills while also exploring how fun math can be.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bringing in the New Year

Become the dragon at the center of the dragon dance with master theater artist Dana Proulx-Willis. You’ll learn about Chinese New Year traditions and the intricacies of the dragon dance, and you’ll create your own movements as a dragon dancer.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Relax, have a free snack, and listen to a librarian read and discuss an exciting chapter book. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play some classic board games with your friends and family.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join library staff for a fun experiment in tie dyeing. Learn how to tie dye different objects while learning fun science facts.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join fellow citizens working together as good neighbors to reduce the crime in the Oak Lawn neighborhood.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 6 years old and younger. Cuentos, movimiento, rimas, y música para niños menores de 6 años de edad.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
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, February 25, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a fun storytime for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
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, February 25, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:05 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and early literacy activities!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your toddlers (18 months to 3 years) for a story time packed with rhymes, stories and songs!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us on the last Thursday of every month for Tall Tales storytime on the GeO-Deck. From 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM, children’s librarians from the Dallas Public Library present fun for 2 – 5 year olds who love to jump around, hear a story and sing a song.

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

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

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Book Clubs target low-income parents with young children birth through age three. Parents attend together with their babies, toddlers, and three-year-old children and moms learn how to have fun while reading to their children, participating with their children in the adventure of reading.

Book Clubs se dirigen a los padres de bajos ingresos con niños pequeños del nacimiento hasta los tres años. Los padres asisten junto con sus bebés, niños pequeños y niños de tres años de edad, y madres aprenden a divertirse mientras que lean a sus hijos, participando con sus hijos en la aventura de la lectura.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Have homework questions? Volunteers from Dallas Baptist University can help!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Children and teens 1-18 years old are invited to a nutritious afterschool snack before our 3:30 educational activities. Meals sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Make new discoveries through hands-on science! Topics in February include the skeletal system and buoyancy. Program sponsored in part by Dallas Afterschool and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 1-18 years. Children must eat snacks on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Race for the New Year

How did the Chinese zodiac come about? Join master storyteller Dorayne Breedlove as she explores the origin story of a mythological race. Become the creature behind your birth year and take part in a New Year’s parade.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every Thursday afternoon is Theater Thursday, where we watch a different movie on the big screen while you can enjoy a free snack. After school snacks are provided by Equal Heart from every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4-5.
Location
Classroom A
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a totally new kind of math club. You’ll get to do mischief-making activities like Glowin-the-Dark Geometry, Bouncy Dice and Toilet Paper Olympics, and you’ll get to take home some cool gadgets, too
Meets Thursdays at 4pm from January 14-March 3.
For children in grades K-2nd. Registration is required.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us every Thursday afternoon for a fun throwback movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 25, 2016
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, February 25, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence,
and practice your English in a comfortable environment. Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you. English language learners of all levels and native English speakers welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bad News for Outlaws

Hear master storyteller Melody Bell tell the amazing story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who become a feared lawman. You can create your own legendary or modern-day cowboy or cowgirl and bring that character to life, re-enacting exciting moments from their story.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Each week, a new book will be read based on a theme or season. The children will engage in a craft or project that is related to the book.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
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, February 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly adventure as we travel to Imagination Land through stories, songs and activities.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come join our afterschool book club at Arcadia Park. The program will include thought-provoking discussions about books, arts and crafts related to the book of the week, and lots of opportunities to make friends that enjoy reading just as much as you do!
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need some help with your homework? Bring it to the Skyline Library, where you can have all your questions answered. All ages and topics welcome!
Location
Classroom
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
3:35 PM - 4:50 PM
Description
Children will participate in a Reader's Theatre using age appropriate, high interest level books. They will also enjoy fun, relaxing, movies and crafts alternately.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Every fourth Friday of the month the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a S.T.E.A.M. program which will highlight various concepts of science, technology, engineering, art and/or mathematics for kids of all ages.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
We will explore the chemical structure of a water molecule and then create a piece of tie-dye art. For kids 7 & Up.

Wonder Kits provided by Dallas Afterschool
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children will gain knowledge about polymers by experimenting with Borax, glue and water in order to create Gak, a type of fun slime.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, February 26, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Therapy dogs will visit the library to be a captive audience for your struggling or reluctant reader! Children will have the opportunity to practice reading aloud to a four-legged friend!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents a children’s program for the children of ESL class students Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

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

Saturdays 10am to 11:15am
Prairie Creek Branch Library
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

For more information, call 972-400-0286

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

UT Dallas
Center for Children and Families



¡Juega conmigo!

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

Los sábados 10am - 11:15am
En la biblioteca Prairie Creek
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

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

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K-12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Knit, crochet, needlepoint, or any sort of threadwork is welcomed.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for an Asian-themed event provided by the Crow Collection of Asian Art.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Rhythm and Blues musician, former Kidville entertainer and the voice of Clifford the Big Red Dog television theme song, Mr. Jason, in an upbeat yet down to earth musical storytelling session!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A group of new Dallasites from Spain wants to practice their English with you while you work on your Spanish! This fun opportunity for 5-10 year olds to build second language skills features games, crafts and cultural exchange!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
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, February 27, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come help our furry friends with their reading. Children read to dogs to build confidence with reading. Ages 6-12
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Jeremy Mayer brings 20 years of experience to his Yoga classes. As a certified yoga instructor his invigorating class will provide information on the benefits of Yoga as well as provide yoga exercises for your good health. You will not want to miss this invigorating class.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Earn Your Medal

Everyone told Wilma Randolph she’d never walk again, but you can hear what happened next from writer and storyteller Audrey Turner of The Writer’s Garret. Come celebrate this record-holding African American athlete and create medals to honor your own accomplishments.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area Saturday afternoons!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us on Saturday afternoons at the Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library for Family Fun Story Time! Children of all ages are welcome!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come show off your creativity during this special craft time!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Dr. Flake-n-stein's Magic Laboratory combines magic, robot puppets and science experiments. This highly interactive show lets children participate with magic tricks, and they will also help with real science experiments. These experiments are all safe to do at home, so children will be encouraged to try the experiments again after the show is over.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Visit the Children’s Center every Saturday for an afternoon of fun. Does your child enjoy a challenge? Motivated to make things? Come get creative, enjoy a day of challenge by designing things using random objects. Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the Young “Makers” Movement in the Children’s Center at the Dallas Public Library.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come use your imagination and build with Legos.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
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, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Float your Boat! We will work together to build a boat out of aluminum foil that will hold pennies and float. This STEM activity will help develop skills such as resilience, confidence, and critical thinking.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Make new discoveries through hands-on science! Topics in February include the skeletal system and buoyancy. Program sponsored in part by Dallas Afterschool and the American Library Association/ Association for Library Service to Children.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Bring the whole family along for an afternoon of fun games!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we sing songs and learn how to use American Sign Language!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for free advanced computer help: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, etc. Every other Sunday at 1pm. Call to verify dates.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Games-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 29, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Es una clase educativa donde usted y su niño pequeño de manera divertida van a disfrutar del mundo de los cuentos. Un niño pequeño que ama los libros y disfruta de un cuento seŕa un gran estudiante en el futuro.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.

Venga con nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños menores de 6 años.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 0-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
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, March 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Portraits of Famous Women in History

Do you know how to use your voice to change your community? Master theater artist Dana Proulx-Willis will escort you through the experiences of women who made lasting changes to their world. Come see what it’s like to stand up and demand change.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 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 includes stories, rhymes, songs, finger-plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Each Tadpole Tales is centered around a theme from start to finish. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes.

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, March 01, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library presents storytime at the Dallas Museum of Art the first Tuesday of every month.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a workshop series with the Ollimpaxqui Ballet Company. Learn about the traditional and folkloric music and dances of Mexico, Central, South America through these interactive sessions! Sessions run Tuesdays, March 1 through April 5. The program is made possible by the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs Community Artist Program (CAP).
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about buoyancy by designing boats that will float and hold pennies!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
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. Niños de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need something to do afterschool? Join the CREW!
Create - Experiment - Have Fun.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join as guest, Diana Vineyard, engages us with fossils and paleontology! Dig a little deeper into this fascinating field!

Diana visits from the Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences at Southern Methodist University!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
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.
Location
In Library
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Are you learning English? Practice your new language skills with Bachman Lake Library. ¿Estás aprendiendo ingles? Practica tus nuevas habiladades idomáticas con Bachman Lake Biblioteca.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Come craft the night away at the Forest Green Branch!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
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, March 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 5 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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!

Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Spring is around the corner and that means plants and planting! Come and join us to discover some plant facts! We will learn about the parts of plants and have plenty of hands-on fun as we do some planting. For ages 3-6. Registration recommended.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center - Forest
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Promote infant and caregiver bonding through interactive early literacy activities, stories, songs. For infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your babies (ages birth to 18 months) to begin learning and exploring the world of books! We will use songs, rhymes, and finger plays to begin your child's journey towards literacy!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants and toddlers with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at the neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts and games or a quiet place to do your homework.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Crazy 8's Math Club is a math club for elementary school age children. Children will participate in games that will develop their math skills while also exploring how fun math can be.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a fun storytime for 2- and 3-year-olds who love to jump around, hear a story, sing a song and do finger plays. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en espanol para families con ninos de 0 a 6 anos de edad.

Hora de cuentos es una de las mas importantes actividades de animacion a la lectura para ninos.


Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age.

Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.

Both English and Spanish speakers welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your toddlers (18 months to 3 years) for a story time packed with rhymes, stories and songs!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Book Clubs target low-income parents with young children birth through age three. Parents attend together with their babies, toddlers, and three-year-old children and moms learn how to have fun while reading to their children, participating with their children in the adventure of reading.

Book Clubs se dirigen a los padres de bajos ingresos con niños pequeños del nacimiento hasta los tres años. Los padres asisten junto con sus bebés, niños pequeños y niños de tres años de edad, y madres aprenden a divertirse mientras que lean a sus hijos, participando con sus hijos en la aventura de la lectura.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a totally new kind of math club. You’ll get to do mischief-making activities like Glowin-the-Dark Geometry, Bouncy Dice and Toilet Paper Olympics, and you’ll get to take home some cool gadgets, too
Meets Thursdays at 4pm from January 14-March 3.
For children in grades K-2nd. Registration is required.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Who Is Michelle Obama?

Several first ladies have begun movements or righted wrong, and Michelle Obama, the Mom-in-Chief, is one of them. Join master storyteller Alfreda Rollins to learn about the First Lady of the United States, and you and your family can take part in the Let’s Move! initiative and even begin your own garden.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 03, 2016
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, March 03, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Improve your listening and speaking skills, build confidence,
and practice your English in a comfortable environment. Learn about your community and discuss topics that are important to you. English language learners of all levels and native English speakers welcome!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
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, March 04, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Each week, a new book will be read based on a theme or season. The children will engage in a craft or project that is related to the book.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthPark for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Scott Bowersox(Please bring a yoga mat).
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for an entertaining storytime with books, songs, fingerplays and more! Recommended for age 6 and younger.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: Ages 2 to 6!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly adventure as we travel to Imagination Land through stories, songs and activities.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need some help with your homework? Bring it to the Skyline Library, where you can have all your questions answered. All ages and topics welcome!
Location
Classroom
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Dallas Public Library is partnered with the Equal Heart organization to offer free afterschool nutritious snacks for school aged children. This program is open to ALL children and their parents, no registration required.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
3:35 PM - 4:50 PM
Description
Children will participate in a Reader's Theatre using age appropriate, high interest level books. They will also enjoy fun, relaxing, movies and crafts alternately.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teens... the Prairie Creek Branch Library wants YOU! Please join us for teen activities specifically designed for students aged 13-18 every first Friday of the month @ 4 PM.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 04, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Fun, FREE, hands on workshops for kids Ages 8-18.
CHOOSE YOUR TRACK:
Robotics: Build a shy autonomous robot that follows you but won’t let you get too close using LEGO and the H8/300 micro controller based on the dependable PDP-11 minicomputer from 40 years ago. You can program this robot to do all sorts of things and we’ll show you how.
Computing: Make a networked modern computer from the bare motherboard that has Minecraft, Sonic Pi, Scratch and more useful programs for free.
Art: Make a zine, book or comic by hand with classic techniques like wintergreen image transfer, Chinese calligraphy, paper marbling, instant photography and copy machines.
Where: J.Erik Jonsson Central Library, Community Showcase

Visit www.dallasyoungmakers.org for more information.
Location
5th floor - Hamon Conference Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Atmos Energy presents a children’s program for the children of ESL class students Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada sábado de 10am a 1:30pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes actuales de la clase de inglés están elegibles para asistir éstos clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
A children’s program for the children of ESL class students is available Saturdays from 10am to 1:30pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend this class. Registration for this program is mandatory.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Patent Attorney Bob Wise answers general questions on patents, patent searching, and the application process. Sign up for a free one-to-one 20-minute timeslot. Space is limited. To register, please call the Government Information Center at 214-670-1468.
Location
6th Floor - Study Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Looking for some old school fun on Saturday mornings? The Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a weekly social hour that will include crafts, speakers, games, and much, much more!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Play with me!

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

Saturdays 10am to 11:15am
Prairie Creek Branch Library
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

For more information, call 972-400-0286

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

UT Dallas
Center for Children and Families



¡Juega conmigo!

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

Los sábados 10am - 11:15am
En la biblioteca Prairie Creek
9609 Lake June Rd, Dallas, TX 75217

Para más información, llame al 972-400-0286

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free Math Tutoring provided for youth K-12 in the South Dallas area. Supplies provided. Excellent method (The Kumon Method) with a proven track record to improve math skills. Presented by Dr. Gil Lee, Engineering Professor of UT Dallas.
Location
Classroom 1 & 2
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Chinese Storytime with Linda Li! This storytime will be told in Mandarin Chinese and English and will be led by Linda Li of the Park Cities Chinese School.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Designing a Nation

Women have played important roles in the growth of the United States, and many of those accomplishments are often unnoticed. Join children’s author Kena Sosa as she looks into the lives of some women who have helped make the nation what it is today. You and your family can join in by creating your own country with its unique flag!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join Rhythm and Blues musician, former Kidville entertainer and the voice of Clifford the Big Red Dog television theme song, Mr. Jason, in an upbeat yet down to earth musical storytelling session!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
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, March 05, 2016
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, March 05, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Boogie Woogie Books – interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Dancing in the Wings

Do you have confidence? Find out along with Sassy, a little girl based on actor and choreographer Debbie Allen. Prepare to be what you want to be with Master storyteller Rolanda Brigham and make an artwork that will remind you where you’re headed!
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Dallas Public library presents storytime at the Nasher Sculpture Center the first Saturday of every month.
Location
Off Site
Library
Dallas Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area Saturday afternoons!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come show off your creativity during this special craft time!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Deep Sea Diver - Join us for a PBS SciGirls program for kids age 8 - 13. Buoyancy is the ability to float. When you put an object in water, it pushed water out of the way to make room for itself. An object floats when it weighs less than the water it displaces; an object sinks when it weighs more than the water it displaces. Think like an ocean engineer and design your own model deep sea diver.

SciGirls, a PBS KIDS series and website targeting tween girls, showcases bright, curious real girls putting science, technology,
engineering and math to work.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Saturday is Crafty Day at the Forest Green Branch. Come on in and make crafts with us every Saturday!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn to be a playwright! Students in grades 9-12 are invited to learn tips and techniques from a professional playwright. Whether you are already a writer, want to be a writer, or have a great idea you need help getting down, this workshop is for you! To sign up, call the Junior Players at 214-526-4076.
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come join us and have fun building whatever you want.
The Lego Club is funded by a grant from the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League and the Hampton-Illinois Library Friends.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:35 PM
Description
Steam, water, snow and ice. Water is the only natural substance that can take on this many forms - naturally! Meteorologist Maggie will perform magic that will demonstrate various weather phenomena!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every Saturday for an afternoon of fun. Join us for Super Sleuth Saturday! Get an introduction to forensic science and learn about fingerprinting, plus unlock secret messages with invisible ink!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Unstoppable

Nothing could stop Mexican artist Frida Kahlo! Explore color and emotion with writer and storyteller Audrey Turner from The Writer’s Garret and create your own poem that expresses how you understand the colors around you.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Library Dance Party

Come learn from women who have contributed to the world of fun with master storyteller Melody Bell. She’ll teach new movements to new songs so that the entire family can get up out of their seats. Don’t let anyone at the library tell you to hush!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 05, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Want to volunteer at the library? You must be at least 14 years old. If you are under 18 a parent must attend with you. Call for information.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, March 06, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Fun for all ages - make a different seasonal craft every week! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Sunday, March 06, 2016
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, March 06, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Science Sunday. Join us on the first Sunday of each month as the librarians present a STEM (Science-Technology- Engineering-Math) activity for elementary youth.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, March 06, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Campfire Stories-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
Lots of fun for moms/caregivers and infants up to 24 months with interactive music, nursery rhymes and stories! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.

Venga con nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños menores de 6 años.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: 0-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
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, March 08, 2016
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, March 08, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 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 includes stories, rhymes, songs, finger-plays, bubbles and ends with a simple craft activity. Each Tadpole Tales is centered around a theme from start to finish. Total program length is between 30 and 45 minutes.

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a workshop series with the Ollimpaxqui Ballet Company. Learn about the traditional and folkloric music and dances of Mexico, Central, South America through these interactive sessions! Sessions run Tuesdays, March 1 through April 5. The program is made possible by the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs Community Artist Program (CAP).
Location
In Library
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for board games and crafts, followed by a snack.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
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. Niños de cualqier edad son bienvenidos.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need something to do afterschool? Join the CREW!
Create - Experiment - Have Fun.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join as guest, Chris Bangma, takes us on a high flying adventure into the world of kites! Learn about the joys of kiting, styles of kites, where to fly, and safety!

Chris visits from the Dallas Area Kitefliers Organization!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
If you've ever wanted to learn to juggle or would like to start again, come join us at the Prairie Creek Branch Library. Juggling class is offered every Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Come craft the night away at the Forest Green Branch!
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
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, March 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For preschoolers who love to jump around, hear stories and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 5 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Spring is around the corner and that means plants and planting! Come and join us to discover some plant facts! We will learn about the parts of plants and have plenty of hands-on fun as we do some planting. For ages 3-6. Registration recommended.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center - Forest
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Promote infant and caregiver bonding through interactive early literacy activities, stories, songs. For infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Bring your babies (ages birth to 18 months) to begin learning and exploring the world of books! We will use songs, rhymes, and finger plays to begin your child's journey towards literacy!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Participate with your toddler in these special storytimes that promote literacy and social interaction through stories, songs, and toddler-appropriate activities. For ages 1-3 and their caregivers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Great fun for all - moms/caregivers and their infants and toddlers with music and play!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun story time with the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian. This is a story time at the neighborhood daycare for preschoolers ages 2-5.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with literacy and sensory activities. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other caregivers. Best for ages 1-3.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for an interactive storytime featuring movement, rhymes, music and books for age 6 and under. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come for a mid-week break at the library for crafts and games or a quiet place to do your homework.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Crazy 8's Math Club is a math club for elementary school age children. Children will participate in games that will develop their math skills while also exploring how fun math can be.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
The Kleberg-Rylie Library will show a movie every Wednesday after school. Free snacks included! Call the library to ask the name of the upcoming film.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Discover the incredible biosphere of plants with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Learn about the vast Plantae kingdom from carnivorous plants of the rainforest to the cacti of the deserts through several demonstrations and hands-on activities.
Location
Classrooms A & B
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon meals for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat meal on site.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all gamers (and even non-gamers!): the Prairie Creek Branch Library hosts a free gaming program for all ages. This program includes a wide variety of game selections and systems for fun play and mini-tournaments.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
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

Enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.
Important Messages

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.

Reviews
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Daddies come in all shapes and sizes; slimy and scruffy, long and fluffy. And daddies make all different kinds of noise-squeak and chirp, buzz and bumble. But what do all daddies have in common? They make us feel safe and snug with tender daddy hugs!
Title
DADDY HUG
Author/Publication
TIM WARNES
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This book has so many things that you are able to learn in your everyday life. It teaches you important outlook on life. It teaches you how to live like a young man and how to have respect for people
Title
Letters to a young brother
Author/Publication
Hill Harper