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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
children will practice the skills needed to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages 3 and up
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Hooray for the U.S.A.! Dubble Bubble the Clown and Uncle Sam the puppet will present a fun children's show that is sure to have the whole family bursting with USA pride!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Funsters for the Youngsters: practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you knit, crotchet or cross stitch ? Join other fiber and yarn enthusiasts at the Renner Frankford Library. Bring your latest projects, socialize and share your patterns and techniques with others. All skill levels are welcome. Materials not provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come explore and create out of Legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
afterschool@lakewood Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Press pause on your busy afterschool schedule for some fun at the Lakewood Library! Enjoy making a quick DIY craft or spend a little more time playing board games. Board games include chess, checkers, Scategories, Cranium, Clue Jr, and Monopoly Jr.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afterschool snacks and fun movies for kids Wednesdays after school.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join our after school program where we will have lots of fun together through crafts, activities, and games!
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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, May 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Would you like to learn basic Spanish? Swing by for an afternoon filled with fun Spanish activities for children of all ages.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your favorite book or pick one from the library and read to our tail wagging dogs.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play Nintendo Wii games, board games,jewelry making and more. Bring your friends, meet new friends, and enjoy friendly competition.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free afterschool meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more. Attend SAC BIRDS from 5:30 - 6:30pm to learn more about the habitats and characteristics of local birds.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

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

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months- 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us on the last Thursday of every month for Tall Tales storytime on the GeO-Deck. From 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM, children’s librarians from the Dallas Public Library present fun for 2 – 5 year olds who love to jump around, hear a story and sing a song.

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

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

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
afterschool@lakewood Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Science is fun, messy, and sometimes a little explosive. Join us every Thursday after school as we conduct experiments that ooze, fly, fizzle, and pop.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free afterschool meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Kids and their families explore their creativity as our crafty librarians help you create an exciting hands-on craft project.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn rhyme and rhythm while having fun, and while you are moving and listening to music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Kids of all ages may join us after school to relax with their friends and enjoy fun activities.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children wear your pajamas and snuggle in for some exciting stories. Cookies and milk served after story hour. Ages 3-10
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institutes of Health. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Ever want to mimic "Who's Line Is It Anyway?" Join us for The Commedia at the Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space at the Downtown Library. Learn, train, and perform your improv abilities on the 4th floor, every 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month beginning April 14, 2016.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months – 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Fairy Tale STEAM combines classic stories with hands-on STEM and literacy activities that children are sure to love! Children will listen to the stories, animate the puppets, answer questions and complete each STEM challenge.
Join us either Friday or Saturday, or both, for the same activity. Each month will feature a new story; Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks, and Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Chabad of Dallas presents Shavuot Storytime. Come hear the story of the 10 commandments. The Storytime will feature a puppet show, crafts, songs, and a delicious snack.
Location
In Library
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
afterschool@lakewood Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Challenge your friends to board games, card games, and video games while enjoying a free snack.
Location
Teen Center
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free afterschool meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 26, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Do you enjoy good coffee? Do you want to know more about the library, your community, and what programs and services are available to you? Please join the White Rock Hills Library Staff with coffee and conversations.
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Want to learn how to knit, crochet or do needlework? Beginners are welcome. Free and open to the public. For info email: oaklawn@dallascityhall.com
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Join Arbor Creek Montessori Academy for a special Storytime with Crafts!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For kids of all ages; sing, play instruments and dance your way into the weekend!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Fairy Tale STEAM combines classic stories with hands-on STEM and literacy activities that children are sure to love! Children will listen to the stories, animate the puppets, answer questions and complete each STEM challenge.
Join us either Friday or Saturday, or both, for the same activity. Each month will feature a new story; Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks, and Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Mr. Phil, the Song and Dance Man, will charm and delight the family with classic stories, contemporary tales, traditional nursery rhymes and a few tunes from his ukulele.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description

"Join us for our STEAM Saturday as we build our engineering skills!"


Location
In Library
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
If you like hands on science and technology projects, then this program is for you. The PEROT Tech Truck will offer kids opportunities to experience awesome science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) activities.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Grace Hula Dance presents Tropical Hula Dance! The children will enjoy joining in the spirit of Aloha through Hula and Tahitian Dancing.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn, Draw, Watch, and Talk A-N-I-M-E
Location
In Library
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Use your imagination and build with Legos.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us every Saturday for a variety of children’s programs ranging from live performers, art & crafts, story time, coloring, gaming day, Sing’n & Signin', Library LEGO Maniacs and Science Kids. Contact library for program details.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us the second and fourth Saturday of each month for a movie. You may bring a covered drink and snack to enjoy during the movie. All children under the age of 13 MUST be accompanied by an adult. Movies will vary weekly.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Youth Leadership Gavel Club! Formed to educate our youth to become influential leaders and excellent communicators - Sponsored by Toastmasters International.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you know what to do to buy a car?
Make a resume for your first job?
Apply for college?
Sew a button?
Ever wonder what the symbols on your clothes tag mean?

The answers to all these questions and others will be covered on the 4th Saturday of every month at 3 pm. Bring yourself, maybe some paper for notes, and get ready to cover what you need to know to adult.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 28, 2017
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, May 28, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Like to Craft! Then this is the activity for you. Bring the whole family for some crafting fun.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 28, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
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, May 30, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Free snacks for children ages 1-18 years old. Children must eat snacks on site. Sponsored by Equal Heart.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and explore many adventures while listening to a story!
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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, May 30, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Spend the afternoon learning about different types of art and creating your own masterpieces to take home.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free afterschool meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn rhyme and rhythm while having fun, and while you are moving and listening to music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Make new friends and discuss new books! Join us at the Dallas West Branch Library every last Tuesday of the month to discuss our chapter book of the month.
Come ready to share your thoughts and bring suggestions for the following month’s book.
Call 214-670-6445 to find out this month’s title or stop by and check out a copy!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more. Attend SAC BIRDS from 5:30pm - 6:30pm to learn about the habitats and characteristics of local birds.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
Sparky and a Fire Prevention Officer teach children fire safety in an entertaining way. This program covers home fire drills, smoke detectors, calling 911, and stop drop and roll.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you knit, crotchet or cross stitch ? Join other fiber and yarn enthusiasts at the Renner Frankford Library. Bring your latest projects, socialize and share your patterns and techniques with others. All skill levels are welcome. Materials not provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come explore and create out of Legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Press pause on your busy afterschool schedule for some fun at the Lakewood Library! Enjoy making a quick DIY craft or spend a little more time playing board games. Board games include chess, checkers, Scategories, Cranium, Clue Jr, and Monopoly Jr.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free afterschool snacks and fun movies for kids Wednesdays after school.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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, May 31, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Would you like to learn basic Spanish? Swing by for an afternoon filled with fun Spanish activities for children of all ages.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Enjoy the latest Disney movie. Popcorn served while supplies last.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Classroom 1
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play Nintendo Wii games, board games,jewelry making and more. Bring your friends, meet new friends, and enjoy friendly competition.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free afterschool meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Looking for something fun and free to do after school? Join us for snacks and some super cool STEAM programs. We'll experiment, create works of art, play games and lots more. Attend SAC BIRDS from 5:30pm - 6:30pm to learn more about the habitats and characteristics of local birds.

Made possible by AmeriCorps, Equal Heart, the Association for Library Services to Children and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months- 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under. ¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Classroom #1
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your creativity with LEGOs! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 4-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us on Thursdays for a fun weekly crafting session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 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
Thursday, June 01, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institutes of Health. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months – 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 02, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Want to learn how to knit, crochet or do needlework? Beginners are welcome. Free and open to the public. For info email: oaklawn@dallascityhall.com
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
What better way to celebrate the beginning of summer 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, June 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Want to help a student improve their reading over the summer? Volunteer to be a Summer Book Buddy! Join other volunteers in learning how to make reading part of a student's life during the summer months. Book Buddies programs will be held at several libraries throughout Dallas from June 12th to August 6th. If you would like more information on becoming a Summer Book Buddy, please email volunteer@dallaslibrary2.org or call (214) 671-9206.
Location
7th floor - Norma & Don Stone Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Calling all stitchers! Do you knit, crochet, sew, tat, embroider, needle point, or any other stitching craft? Do you have a craft project you have been meaning to finish? Then you are invited to join us every 1st and 3rd Saturday for social stitching hour. Bring your own materials and we will provide table space and company. Bring your own refreshments. This is not a class. See you then!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
Children's Area
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge. "Sing & Play” (Traditional Songs & Games from Latin America) with Blanca Reyes and learn how to sign up for this year's reading challenge.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
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, June 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for an morning of interactive kids' entertainment - Our party includes an up-close view of the sun through a special, safe telescope! Food, drinks, crafts, and more will be part of the fun at the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge Kickoff Celebrations Saturday, June 3 at the North Oak Cliff Branch Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate the start of Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge 2017, with Critterman and his Safari animal friends and crafts!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come join us at the Fretz Park Library as we kick off the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge! Sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge, draw or write about your favorite summertime activities for our Summer Reading display, and be transformed into a living work of art by our face painter!
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come read to the Reading Tutors and do some Krazy Krafts at our Come and Go Kick- Off Party for the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Summer has arrived! Help us celebrate the beginning of the summer reading challenge at a fun party with live animals brought to us by the Creature Teacher, build-a-thons, face painting, and many more activities!
Location
In Library
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
It’s time for a super summer of reading with the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge! Join us at the Hampton-Illinois Branch for a fun-filled afternoon at our kick-off party. There will be a construction zone, a photo booth (be sure to bring your camera), and other fun events. Don’t forget to sign-up for the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge!
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
It's time for the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge Kickoff Party! Join us for a fun and exciting afternoon of games, crafts, and treats. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Come and greet Dallas Police Officers at the Lakewood Library and sign up for the 2017 Mayor's Summer Reading Club.
Location
In Library
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come help us kick off the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge! Face painting, balloon animals, snacks and more! All families welcome
Location
Children's Area
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
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, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us for a fun craft program and sign up for the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us in kicking off the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge with games, crafts, and a balloon artist. Don't forget to sign up for the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
To celebrate the start of summer and the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge, we're bringing in the Creature Teacher and NINE of her animal friends! Come in to see a variety of animals up close and learn more about them!!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Celebrate the kick off of the 2017 Mayor's Summer Reading Club at the Lakewood Library with Bender the Balloon Guy! Help build a big balloon blob with Bender! What is a blob? It's a 400-balloon sculpture designed and built by kids. Your child will also take home a balloon sculpture made by Bender! Sponsored by the Lakewood Library Friends.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
It’s time to start the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge! Celebrate with crafts, games, and lots of fun! Register for the summer reading program too. This event is sponsored by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
The Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge kicks off at Forest Green with a party involving carnival games, crafts, and refreshments for the entire family. Boitumelo will perform "The Caribbean Show" and Darlene Floyd will paint faces and twist balloons for children.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Blast off into summer with a party to celebrate the start of the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge! You can register, do a craft, enjoy a snack, and party it up at the library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Description
Go on an exciting journey through the world of science, with the Professor Brainius Show presented by Team Family! The Professor's show is the perfect formula for family fun!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we kick off the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge with fun, games, and activities!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and learn to fold an origami creation each month with Ms. Mei-Wan! Open to children and adults.
Location
Classroom #2
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 03, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join the librarians at Kleberg Rylie Library as we celebrate the beginning of the Mayor's Summer Reading Challenge.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 04, 2017
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, June 04, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a children's movie every Sunday afternoon with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
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
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Do you love anime? Join us every other Sunday starting June 4 to watch anime, practice drawing your favorite anime and manga characters, and discover new manga series.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: O-18 months.

Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Go on a tour of the universe with us at the Oak Lawn Branch! Brought to you by the City Lights Astronomy Club of Dallas.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teens, are you into Hip Hop? Creative Quest DJ is for you! Learn the art of mixing music from DJ Jay Clipp and the Keep Spinning DJ Academy. Space is limited so register for this two-week course online at dallaslibrary.org/events or call the branch at 214-670-6445 Sessions Start June 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Create a kaleidoscope from your own drawing, while learning about optics, mirrors, and refractions of light. Ages 5 and up. Sponsored by The Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Description
Kids and teens: Come create with us using a wide variety of materials! Your creation is for you to keep.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
It's Book Time with Ronald McDonald! Reading is fun and book time is an important part of the day. Let's get excited about reading!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music. This special storytime features a visit from Dallas Pets Alive! We'll hear a story about taking care of pets and maybe have a visit with a pet friend. :)
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn about 3D shapes and make your own, then use all of your shapes to make a mobile. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Open to any teenager interested in creating a film from start to finish.

Aume Motion Arts will bring the equipment & the professionals.

Space is limited. No filming equipment required.

RSVP required.

AUME Motion Arts is a Media Production Company based out of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex specializing in Corporate, Event and Promotional video.
Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Want to help a child improve their reading over the summer? Volunteer to be a Summer Book Buddy at Audelia Road Library! This training will provide you with the tools to assist a young reader improve his or her reading skills.

Book Buddies is a program for entering 2nd through 5th graders to maintain or improve their reading skills over the summer months. Audelia Road Library needs interested tweens, young adults, and advanced learners to encourage young readers.

Audelia Road Library Book Buddy meetings will be every Tuesday and Thursday at 1 PM to 2 PM from June 12th to August 6th.

If you would like more information on becoming a Summer Book Buddy Volunteer, please email volunteer@dallaslibrary2.org or call (214) 671-9206.

If you would like more information on registering your child in Book Buddies, please fill out this form and return it to Audelia Road

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3o0CB75-Rl1YTNkM25ycUIzclk

Drop off the form at library or email the form to lin.lim@dallascityhall.com if you are interested in voluteering at Audelia Road Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Get Ready for summer reading with the Mayors Summer Reading Challenge Kick Off Party. Enjoy crafts, life size "Sorry" game and photo booth. Fun for the whole family!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Children will experience a spectacular Mad Science edu-tainment experience! Sponsored by Dallas Foundation. Recommended for ages 3-12.#Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie to get out of the heat and enjoy a family friendly movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Fire Department will show and tell about their fire engine and what they do on a daily basis. Fire Engines are still on duty and may be subject to arrive late, leave early, or not show.
Location
Outside
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and make something creative! This program is sponsored by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Travel to a new destination each week and learn STEAM concepts though hands-on activities. This program has been made possible through partnership with the Science and Engineering Education Center at the University of Texas at Dallas.

Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Make some amazing hands on projects with our friends from the Perot Tech Truck! Elementary school age and up!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us for some puppet fun. We will learn and practice proper puppet technique, work as a group to pick puppet scripts, create props, pick characters and rehearse your parts. Invite family and friends to the puppet show on Tuesday, June 13th @ 2:00 pm!

Limited to 10 kids. Registration opens May 20th.

Sponsored by the Park Forest Branch Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teens, are you into Hip Hop? Creative Quest DJ is for you! Learn the art of mixing music from DJ Jay Clipp and the Keep Spinning DJ Academy. Space is limited so register for this two-week course online at dallaslibrary.org/events or call the branch at 214-670-6445 Sessions Start June 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In partnership with Hack My Future this program is open to teens who want to learn coding and basic computer programming. Registration is required. You can bring your own laptop if you prefer.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Teen Lounge is an interactive teen program that will seek to allow teens to engage with one another and staff here at Dallas West Branch. The Lounge is an opportunity for teens to come into the library, relax, feel safe and be themselves. The program will consist of monthly meetings when the teens come in and engage in different activities such as Game Night, Discussion Night, and Art Night etc... Snacks will be provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come explore a science topic through stories, songs, games, crafts, and experiments.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Study about Texas' native birds using technology and birding tools. Open to older elementary and early middle school students.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Grace Hula Dance presents Tropical Hula Dance! The children will enjoy joining in the spirit of Aloha through Hula and Tahitian Dancing.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Learn about thermochromism by making slime that changes colors (ages 5 and up). Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
The Gentle Zoo is pleased to present a fun and educational animal programs for all ages. Come and experience - live and up close - a variety of furry, feathery, and scaly creatures. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come enjoy fun and exciting art activities with Angela Hall!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens takeover the library with gaming, movie marathons, book-art, discussions and more! Join us every other Wednesday at noon!
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
Test your engineering skills and make something!
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Open to any teenager interested in creating a film from start to finish.

Aume Motion Arts will bring the equipment & the professionals.

Space is limited. No filming equipment required.

RSVP required.

AUME Motion Arts is a Media Production Company based out of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex specializing in Corporate, Event and Promotional video.
Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Learn about thermachromism by making slime that changes colors. 25 participants maximum- Come in to sign-up. Sponsored by The Friends of the Dallas Public Library
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
The Perot Museum's TECH Truck, a mobile discovery lab, encourages kids and parents to Tinker, Engineer, Create, and Hack with its supplies!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Do you knit, crotchet or cross stitch ? Join other fiber and yarn enthusiasts at the Renner Frankford Library. Bring your latest projects, socialize and share your patterns and techniques with others. All skill levels are welcome. Materials not provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun program featuring balloon artist Bender. Watch him create flowers, butterflies, dinosaurs and other amazing things out of simple balloons. Program sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us for some puppet fun. We will learn and practice proper puppet technique, work as a group to pick puppet scripts, create props, pick characters and rehearse your parts. Invite family and friends to the puppet show on Tuesday, June 13th @ 2:00 pm!

Limited to 10 kids. Registration opens May 20th.

Sponsored by the Park Forest Branch Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us on Wednesdays as we introduce children to new S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) principles through fun projects and games. This week children will explore color slime. Open to ages 5-12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and The Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come explore and create out of Legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for our Diary of a Wimpy Kid Party, There will be games, crafts, and prizes.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Summer Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play Nintendo Wii games, board games,jewelry making and more. Bring your friends, meet new friends, and enjoy friendly competition.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Learn about thermochromism by making slime that changes colors. Recommended for no more than 25 kids, ages 5 and up. This program is part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge and sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and The Dallas Foundation. Create - Experiment - Have Fun @ the Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities. Make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for some hands on science fun with musical math, coding adventures, robotic bugs, bubble fun and so much more!!
Provided by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program from local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
The Dallas Children's Theatre will present an excerpt from the play "Mufaro's Beautfiful Daughters". The program will give children an opportunity to interact with the actors and act out part of the play. A craft based on the play will be a part of the program.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a lively performance of traditional and folkloric and dances of Mexico, Central, and South America.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Creative Quest Fashion: Teens learn about the many aspects of Fashion Design with "project runway" inspired challenges and renowned DFW designers and stylists Julie McCullough, Monique Roberts, Jesse Thaxton
and more! Register at 214-670-7943.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Learn about chemical reactions while building a rocket powered by Alka-Seltzers! Recommended for kids ages 6 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by Dallas Foundation the Friends of the Dallas Public Library. Must register. #Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Watch the fantastic yo-yo magic of Val Oliver, as she performs with her awesome yo-yos.
Sponsored by Dallas Foundation
Location
In Library
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
A daytime observing session that looks at our own sun in both white light and H-alpha light; see sunspots and solar prominences.
Location
Outside
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Chris Gromm puts on a puppet show with Hooty Bee & Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn about chemical reactions while building a rocket powered by Alka-Seltzers! Recommended for no more than 30 kids, ages 6 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and have some old fashioned fun with sidewalk chalk! We will supply the chalk. You apply your artistic talent! *Weather permitting*
Location
Outside
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us for some puppet fun. We will learn and practice proper puppet technique, work as a group to pick puppet scripts, create props, pick characters and rehearse your parts. Invite family and friends to the puppet show on Tuesday, June 13th @ 2:00 pm!

Limited to 10 kids. Registration opens May 20th.

Sponsored by the Park Forest Branch Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Description
Learn about chemical reactions while building a rocket powered by Alka-Seltzers! Recommended for ages 6 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Create a marble run that plays music! Learn about different note values and how they relate to fractions, as well pitches and intervals. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Rebozo- It’s A Wrap!” / “Rebozo-Ven y Envuélvete!”
Join Blanca Renya Storyteller at the Prairie Creek Library June 8 at 4:30. As she us teaches us about the rebozo. The rebozo is more than just an accessory for women in Mexico. It is a symbol of their country, culture, tradition and history. Come get wrapped up in the fun as you explore the different ways to use a rebozo.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institutes of Health. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Ever want to mimic "Who's Line Is It Anyway?" Join us for The Commedia at the Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space at the Downtown Library. Learn, train, and perform your improv abilities on the 4th floor, every 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month beginning April 14, 2016.
Location
4th floor - Shirley Philipson Pollock Performance Space
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months – 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
White Rock Hills Library is pleased to welcome the Southwest Dairy Farmers Mobile Classroom Presentation!
Trained instructors will demonstrate how to milk a cow, describe how milk goes from the farm to the consumer, and then answer questions from the audience. This is an innovative program that brings the dairy experience directly to children. While our program is enjoyed by all ages, our school program is targeted at grades 2nd thru 8th.
Location
Outside
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Sit back, relax, and join us for a family friendly movie at the Lancaster-Kiest Library.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
The Dallas Police Department will give children insight on what it takes to be a police officer, safety tips and will conclude with a Q & A session.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Alka Seltzer Rockets – Learn about chemical reactions while building a rocket powered by Alka-Seltzers! Recommended for no more than 30 kids, ages 6 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join Ronald McDonald to talk about reading, friendship, and more in this fun and interactive show.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us for some puppet fun. We will learn and practice proper puppet technique, work as a group to pick puppet scripts, create props, pick characters and rehearse your parts. Invite family and friends to the puppet show on Tuesday, June 13th @ 2:00 pm!

Limited to 10 kids. Registration opens May 20th.

Sponsored by the Park Forest Branch Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 09, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join us every 2nd and 4th Friday afternoon for some fun with the Wii. We have Mario Racing, Wii Sport Resort, and many other games.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Want to learn how to knit, crochet or do needlework? Beginners are welcome. Free and open to the public. For info email: oaklawn@dallascityhall.com
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
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, June 10, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Recycle objects into something more beautiful during an arts & crafts session with VET.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for a STEAM Day at the Library! We will hear a story and then creation stations will be available for your children to explore, investigate and experiment with hands-on materials centered entirely around STEM based learning.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a story and craft activity in the children's area!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout for some good, clean, Texas-size fun as she recounts the story of Texas cowboy Pecos Bill. Hold on for dear life as you ride along with this great American who personified the frontier spirit. This program is sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library on Saturdays in June and July for fun S.T.E.A.M. experiments! On June 10th, Create a kaleidoscope from your own drawing, while learning about optics, mirrors and refractions of light. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The White Rock Hills Film Club meets monthly. Come join us for popcorn and a movie! A lively discussion will follow the movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come take a break from the sun and watch a family-friendly movie! Snacks & refreshments provided by the Friends of the Oak Lawn Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us every Saturday for a summer of free movies! You may bring a covered drink and snack to enjoy during movie time. All children under the age of 13 MUST be accompanied by an adult. Movies will vary weekly.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you a teen or young adult ages 16 and up and love anime?

Starting June 10th, join the Arbiters of Anime every Saturday this Summer to meet fellow otakus, watch anime, and participate in other activities.

The summer anime club's last meeting day will be on Saturday, August 5th.


Please be advised that this program is only recommended for teens and young adults 16 and older due to sensitive materials that may be screened during the event. Teens younger than 16 will be asked to leave. Thank you.



Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Description
Youth Leadership Gavel Club! Formed to educate our youth to become influential leaders and excellent communicators - Sponsored by Toastmasters International.
Location
Classroom
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Perot TECH Truck visit will engage youth, elementary age and up, in hands-on, maker-based science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) experiences that foster creativity and confidence.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 11, 2017
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, June 11, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Watch movies at the library this Summer! Join us every other Sunday to catch some of your favorites. This week come watch Storks.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Enjoy crafts? Come create cool summer crafts!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
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
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a children's movie every Sunday afternoon with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 11, 2017
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
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Ronald McDonald and his friend "Stoogie" share their excitement for reading and introduce their other good friends - books! This show reinforces appropriate library use and proper care of books. Ultimately, Ronald McDonald delivers a powerful message to children -- reading is fun and book time is an important part of the day.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: O-18 months.

Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Enjoy a children's movie with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Mexican Mitote in the Aztec language, Nahuatl, means "Aztec Party." It's an interactive presentation that offers tribal dancing, drumming, and a brief look at the Mexihca-Nahuatl philosophy. The audience will also learn a brief history of the dance regalia and the musical instruments. Sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In Partnership with the Dallas Morning News teens learn how to report a story like a professional. Each day will be a different topic:

Monday: What Makes a Story? Journalism 101
Tuesday: How to Use Social Media Like a Journalist
Wednesday: Interviewing and Podcasting
Thursday: Writing Like a Journalist
Friday: Photo and Video Journalism

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DAY YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Age Requirement 14-18

Sponsored by the Knight Foundation
Location
7th floor - Norma & Don Stone Room
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about the mathematical principle of Pi! Then create visual representations of the number through art and building. Recommended for ages 8 and up.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 12, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Description
Kids and teens: Come create with us using a wide variety of materials! Your creation is for you to keep.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Children come and have fun practicing your reading with a real therapy dog
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for this exciting program featuring mater storyteller Alfreda Rollins as she brings to life the story of a girl with a dream. Sponsored by Big Thought.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Conduct an investigation and analyze evidence to build a case against one of the Gotham's notorious criminal masterminds before it's too late in this live, interactive Batman-themed videoconference program. Recommended for ages 6 and up.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Explore outer space with City Lights Astronomical Society for Students! We'll start at the center of the solar system and move all the way through the Milky Way Galaxy to the end of the known Universe...
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Description
Come get to know the Dallas Police department.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us to learn more about the Equest mini horse ambassadors! Equest provides equine facilitated activities, therapies, and counseling to children and adults throughout North Texas. Come interact with horses at this special event sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Open to any teenager interested in creating a film from start to finish.

Aume Motion Arts will bring the equipment & the professionals.

Space is limited. No filming equipment required.

RSVP required.

AUME Motion Arts is a Media Production Company based out of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex specializing in Corporate, Event and Promotional video.
Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Experience story telling fun and art activities with the Dallas Contemporary Art Museum. Recommended for children of all ages. #Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Fire Fighters from the Dallas Fire & Rescue Department will present a fun Sparky the Fire Dog Puppet Show.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
DCT's summer production will be Mufaro's Beautiful Daughter: an African Tale based on the book by John Steptoe.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie to get out of the heat and enjoy a family friendly movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Join us for an introductory presentation by the Dallas Police Department on what they do daily and how they help our community.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and make something creative! This program is sponsored by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Travel to a new destination each week and learn STEAM concepts though hands-on activities. This program has been made possible through partnership with the Science and Engineering Education Center at the University of Texas at Dallas.

Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Lee Meeting Room
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In Partnership with the Dallas Morning News teens learn how to report a story like a professional. Each day will be a different topic:

Monday: What Makes a Story? Journalism 101
Tuesday: How to Use Social Media Like a Journalist
Wednesday: Interviewing and Podcasting
Thursday: Writing Like a Journalist
Friday: Photo and Video Journalism

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DAY YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Age Requirement 14-18

Sponsored by the Knight Foundation
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a showcase as we present six puppet plays for your pleasure. This program is presented by the Park Forest Puppetry students and supported by the Park Forest Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teens, are you into Hip Hop? Creative Quest DJ is for you! Learn the art of mixing music from DJ Jay Clipp and the Keep Spinning DJ Academy. Space is limited so register for this two-week course online at dallaslibrary.org/events or call the branch at 214-670-6445 Sessions Start June 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In partnership with Hack My Future this program is open to teens who want to learn coding and basic computer programming. Registration is required. You can bring your own laptop if you prefer.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
We provide the materials, you bring your artistic spirit! Join us for a monthly summer instructor-led, step-by-step painting extravaganza. At the end of each class, you will have your own unique painting to take home with you. Open to all adults and kids ages 12 and up. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis until all spots are taken.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come explore a science topic through stories, songs, games, crafts, and experiments.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Study about Texas' native birds using technology and birding tools. Open to older elementary and early middle school students.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for this hands-on Preschool STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Come enjoy The Brothers Gromm, an engaging puppet show for families & the young at heart! Their work's been seen on Pappyland (PBS/TLC), the WSTM Showboat & Bear Town! Hootybee and friends look forward to entertaining parents and children at their upcoming Bookmarks show! Hootybee may need your assistance during the program, so be prepared to participate!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Come and join Ronald McDonald and his friend "Stoogie", a sock-puppet bookworm, share their excitement for reading, and introduce you to his other good "friends"- books.
Location
Meeting Room A & B
Library
Arcadia Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages:3 -6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come see a working fire truck up close and learn about being a fire fighter with the Dallas Fire and Rescue Department!
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Classroom #1
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Create a marble run that plays music! Learn about different note values and how they relate to fractions, as well as pitches and intervals. Recommended for kids age 5 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Children's Area
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
Have you ever tried string art? Come and give it a try.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn about 3D shapes and make your own, then use all your shapes to make a mobile. Recommended for no more than 30 kids, ages 5 and up.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Open to any teenager interested in creating a film from start to finish.

Aume Motion Arts will bring the equipment & the professionals.

Space is limited. No filming equipment required.

RSVP required.

AUME Motion Arts is a Media Production Company based out of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex specializing in Corporate, Event and Promotional video.
Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation
Location
Classroom 2
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Fire Department will show and tell about their big red fire engine and what they do on a daily basis. Fire Engines are still on duty and may be subject to arrive late, leave early, or not show.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Join us for a special program featuring a knight from Medieval Times! He'll read a book and engage the audience in lots of fun activities.

Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
This hour long workshop is great fun and a great opportunity for elementary age children to 'play' around with actor teachers from the Dallas Children's Theater. The workshop is based on their summer production of Mufaro's Beautiful Daughter - An African Tale.
Please join in the fun at Renner Frankford Branch Library!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Make a bug that lights up, using the technology behind circuits. Recommended for children ages 8 and up (small parts). *Participation limited to the first 25 kids. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 14th through August 9th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.#Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library to learn all about how to tie amazing knots Navy style!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Read to our fury friends!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In Partnership with the Dallas Morning News teens learn how to report a story like a professional. Each day will be a different topic:

Monday: What Makes a Story? Journalism 101
Tuesday: How to Use Social Media Like a Journalist
Wednesday: Interviewing and Podcasting
Thursday: Writing Like a Journalist
Friday: Photo and Video Journalism

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DAY YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Age Requirement 14-18

Sponsored by the Knight Foundation
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Create a marble run that plays music! Learn about different note values and how they relate to fractions, as well as pitches and intervals. Recommended for kids age 5 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn about thermochromism by making slime that changes colors. Seating limited to 25 kids, ages 5 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you a Lego Master? Prove it by putting your skills of creativity to the test. Limited to 12 kids, ages 6 - 14. Registration opens June 3rd.

Prizes provided by your Park Forest Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us on Wednesdays as we introduce children to new S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) principles through fun projects and games. This week children will explore color slime. Open to ages 5-12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and The Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come explore and create out of Legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come read to some amazing dogs! They are here and ready to hear you read!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Summer Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play Nintendo Wii games, board games,jewelry making and more. Bring your friends, meet new friends, and enjoy friendly competition.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our crochet club needs your help!
We are making blankets out of recycled bags to give to those in need in our community.

Join us on Wednesdays to:
-Learn to crochet!
-Create durable plastic mats for those in need
-Donate and recycle your plastic bags
-All ages and abilities welcome!

All items are donated to people in need.
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¡Nuestro club de crochet necesita su ayuda!
Estamos haciendo mantas de bolsas recicladas para dar a las personas en nuestra comunidad que las necesitan.

Ven y:
-Aprende tejar
-Hacer mantas de plástico duraderas
-Reciclar y donar bolsas de plástico
-Grupos de todos edades bienvenidos

Las cosas serán donadas a gente necesitada
Location
Conference Room
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Renaissance Community Development Corporation will conduct a Youth Training Employment Training Program for teens.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come join Sparky the Dog for a fire safety puppet show brought to you by Dallas Fire Department.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Use soil and seeds to make a friend while learning about germination. As the grass seeds sprout, your friend's hair will grow! Create - Experiment - Have Fun @ the Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities. Make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join the Dallas Children's Theater as they present a fun workshop based on the book MUFARO'S BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTERS: AN AFRICAN TALE by John Steptoe.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for some hands on science fun with musical math, coding adventures, robotic bugs, bubble fun and so much more!!
Provided by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
We know that eating healthy is important for a child's well-being, and too much sugar can affect their teeth, but how can we tell what foods are good for them? Join us as Texas Dentistry for Kids talks about how to choose healthy snacks and promote good oral hygiene.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Who are the Dallas police officers, and what do they do? Are they nice? Are you under arrest? Come to the library where you can meet them and ask your questions. They'll answer :)
This program is appropriate for children in grades 3 - 5.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun-filled educational program with music and magic to reinforce the value of books and the enjoyment that comes from reading.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This presentation will educate those around you on how to keep kids safe in and around water.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Creative Quest Fashion: Teens learn about the many aspects of Fashion Design with "project runway" inspired challenges and renowned DFW designers and stylists Julie McCullough, Monique Roberts, Jesse Thaxton
and more! Register at 214-670-7943.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Create a special craft for you loved ones.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Are your kids interested in learning how electronics work? If so Circuit Science could be the perfect program! During the Circuit Science program, kids will have the opportunity to construct five different circuit projects using Snap Circuits. Recommended for ages 6 and up.#summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Come to a reading of Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters with the Dallas Children's Theater.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Join in the fun with Magician Marty Westerman! Sponsored by the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Test your creativity with LEGOs! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 4-14 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library to work on your summer reading goals with a book buddy!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Museum of Art is coming White Rock Hills with it's Go van Gogh program! This year's theme is "Guardians from Around the World". So join us as art experts take you on a hand's on journey through art of the world.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Members of the Dallas Police Department visit the Forest Green Branch library to introduce themselves to interested people.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come practice your science skills and experiment with marshmallow structures! Sponsored by the Oak Lawn Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Lee Meeting Room
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In Partnership with the Dallas Morning News teens learn how to report a story like a professional. Each day will be a different topic:

Monday: What Makes a Story? Journalism 101
Tuesday: How to Use Social Media Like a Journalist
Wednesday: Interviewing and Podcasting
Thursday: Writing Like a Journalist
Friday: Photo and Video Journalism

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DAY YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Age Requirement 14-18

Sponsored by the Knight Foundation
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Description
Make a bug that lights up, using the technology behind circuits! Ages 8 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Teens, are you into Hip Hop? Creative Quest DJ is for you! Learn the art of mixing music from DJ Jay Clipp and the Keep Spinning DJ Academy. Space is limited so register for this two-week course online at dallaslibrary.org/events or call the branch at 214-670-6445 Sessions Start June 6!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us as we make crafts and friends in the afternoon :)
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 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
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institutes of Health. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months – 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Please join us in NorthCourt inside NorthPark Center for a literary journey through yoga breathing, stretching, story and shavasana led by Stephanie Spett. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
In Library
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Bring your child in and hear storyteller Dr. Melody Bell.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Sit back, relax, and join us for a family friendly movie at the Lancaster-Kiest Library.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The Lakewood Library welcomes the PEROT TECH TRUCK - a mobile discovery lab where you can Tinker, Engineer, Create and Hack right in your neighborhood.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Sparky and a Fire Prevention Officer teach children fire safety in an entertaining way. This program covers home fire drills, smoke detectors, calling 911, and stop drop and roll.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library to work on your summer reading goals with a book buddy!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
A presenter from Zooniversity will bring 6 different LIVE animals and talk about where the animals come from, what they eat, interesting behaviors, how they defend themselves. They will bring out one exotic animal at a time and teach the audience all about it. This program is intended for kids ages 5 and up.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Catapults! Make a catapult and see how far you can make your projectile fly.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In Partnership with the Dallas Morning News teens learn how to report a story like a professional. Each day will be a different topic:

Monday: What Makes a Story? Journalism 101
Tuesday: How to Use Social Media Like a Journalist
Wednesday: Interviewing and Podcasting
Thursday: Writing Like a Journalist
Friday: Photo and Video Journalism

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DAY YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
Age Requirement 14-18

Sponsored by the Knight Foundation
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
How small is small? Come use miscroscopes to get a closer look at details on slides covering a variety of topics.

Limited to 12 kids, grades 2 - 6.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
A bilingual storytime for children ages 6 and under featuring music, movement, songs and crafts! Sponsored by Atmos Energy.

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

Title
Date
Friday, June 16, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Description
Join us for our special shoelace-tying storytime as part of Nordstrom’s monthly shoelace-tying workshop!!

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

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

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

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Want to learn how to knit, crochet or do needlework? Beginners are welcome. Free and open to the public. For info email: oaklawn@dallascityhall.com
Location
Conference Room
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
The Dallas West Branch has partnered with the Learning Paradigm and provide a special service for special needs children and their parents.
Location
Conference 1
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Calling all stitchers! Do you knit, crochet, sew, tat, embroider, needle point, or any other stitching craft? Do you have a craft project you have been meaning to finish? Then you are invited to join us every 1st and 3rd Saturday for social stitching hour. Bring your own materials and we will provide table space and company. Bring your own refreshments. This is not a class. See you then!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Spanish Storytime with Senora Lilia!
Ms. Lilia is a native of Argentina and has worked as a librarian with the Dallas Public Library for over 10 years. She is very creative and enjoys reading to children!
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Dallas Children's Theater will present an excerpt from "Mufaro's Daughter."
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come hear a story and then spend time together while building with Legos. Recommended for families with children ages 5 - 8 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
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, June 17, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Melody Bell presents African-Griot storytelling with music.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Zooniversity will bring live animals to the library for all to see! This program is sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
All families are invited to join Bachman Lake Branch Library as we celebrate Dallas’ Rainbow Families for LGBT Pride month. Program includes a storytime for ages 6 and under and crafts for all ages. Join us and enjoy special activities celebrating families!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Kids! Join us for crafts on a Saturday afternoon. Bring your friends and family and let's get crafty!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join Kerri every Saturday afternoon in the Children's Center and make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg-Rylie Library to create a great Father's Day gift!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Youth are invited to come in out of the hot summer sun and enjoy a "free movie" in the cool comfort of the Martin Luther King Branch Library.
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come make a fun craft at the library!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Ladies and Gentlemen, boys and girls, step right up for a Ha Ha Ha highly magnetic vaudevillian slapstick comedy act! Presented by former Ringling Bros. Clowns "Slappy and Monday."
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for this hands-on STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Recommended for children in grades 1-5.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come take a break from the sun and watch a family-friendly movie! Snacks & refreshments provided by the Friends of the Oak Lawn Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teach! Empower! Educate!
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us every Saturday for a summer of free movies! You may bring a covered drink and snack to enjoy during movie time. All children under the age of 13 MUST be accompanied by an adult. Movies will vary weekly.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
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 summer afternoon.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you a teen or young adult ages 16 and up and love anime?

Starting June 10th, join the Arbiters of Anime every Saturday this Summer to meet fellow otakus, watch anime, and participate in other activities.

The summer anime club's last meeting day will be on Saturday, August 5th.


Please be advised that this program is only recommended for teens and young adults 16 and older due to sensitive materials that may be screened during the event. Teens younger than 16 will be asked to leave. Thank you.



Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 18, 2017
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, June 18, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
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
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a children's movie every Sunday afternoon with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Do you love anime? Join us every other Sunday starting June 4 to watch anime, practice drawing your favorite anime and manga characters, and discover new manga series.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Calling all young theater lovers! The Dallas Children's Theater is hosting a workshop at the Library and all young actors and theater lovers are invited to participate!
The workshop last 60 minutes and is best suited for children in elementary school.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: O-18 months.

Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Enjoy a children's movie with your family.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join the Dallas Contemporary Art Museum for a fun story and art activity!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about thermochromism by making slime that changes colors. Ages 5 and up. Sponsored by The Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 19, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Description
Kids and teens: Come create with us using a wide variety of materials! Your creation is for you to keep.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Contemporary is a non-collecting art museum presenting new and challenging ideas from regional, national, and international artists. Ride as a group on a DART bus leaving from White Rock Hills Branch Library to visit the Dallas Contemporary! There will be a guided tour of the current exhibition by three artists: Ambreen Butt, Pia Camil, and Keer Tanchak. A parent must accompany her children. Appropriate for children ages 5 and up.Bring a sack lunch. If the weather is good, we will go to Klyde Warren Park for lunch before we head back to the Branch.
Location
Off-Site
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 to 18 months.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join staff from Dallas Contemporary to learn about Contemporary art with a story and a craft. Great for kids ages 4-10.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Enjoy this hands on presentation of African art and culture. Explore African masks, artifacts, clothing and jewelry and the history and culture of each. Sponsored by the Community Artist Program of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Ever wonder what a “Blue Moon” or “First Quarter Moon” means? Discover the answers as you part of a solar system, learning about the moon and its phases. This live, interactive videoconference program will get you moving as you become the moon and earth, exploring how the moon's relationships with the earth and sun create the different moon phases. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center Kahn Pavilion
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Dallas Children’s Theater is offering a 1 hour presentation on this summer’s production of Mufaro's Beautiful Daughter: An African Tale based on the book by John Steptoe.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Ronald McDonald and his friend, “Stoogie,” a sock-puppet bookworm, share their excitement for reading and introduce other good “friends” – books. In addition, the show reinforces appropriate library use and proper care of books. Ultimately, Ronald McDonald delivers a powerful message to children — reading is fun and book time is an important part of the day.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement rhymes and music.
Suggested ages: 3-6
Program length is about 30 min.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Come help dogs learn to read! Kids of all ages are invited to stop by and read one-on-one to trained therapy dogs! This program is great for children who have difficulty reading or would like to work on their reading skills.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Come talk about bullying with the Dallas Police!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Learn the basics of binary coding, and convert alphabet letters in binary coding using two colors, which can then be turned into a personalized necklace. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us as the Dallas Fire Engine comes for a show and tell visit! Recommended for ages 6-12 but all are welcome. #Summer
Location
Outside
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie to get out of the heat and enjoy a family friendly movie!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join Sparky and a Fire Prevention Officer to learn fire safety in an entertaining way. This program covers home fire drills, smoke detectors, calling 911, and stop drop and roll.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Day and night the raptors are on patrol. Their mission: in search of a meal. How do they do it? Discover their unique adaptations to hunt in woodland, wetlands and prairies. Raptors of different species and sizes will be used to demonstrate their capabilities.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Preston Royal Library.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and make something creative! This program is sponsored by the Lochwood Branch Library Friends.
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Travel to a new destination each week and learn STEAM concepts though hands-on activities. This program has been made possible through partnership with the Science and Engineering Education Center at the University of Texas at Dallas.

Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Lee Meeting Room
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Guardians from Around the World: Discover how guardians in artworks at the Dallas Museum of Art have protected people from around the world, and then make an artwork to take home! For children ages 6-12.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
"It's Book Time with Ronald McDonald!®" is an entertaining and inspirational Ronald McDonald show that addresses the topic of reading in a fun and relevant way for elementary school students. Through the use of magic, music, puppets, student participation, and, of course, lots of laughter, Ronald McDonald brings a very powerful message to children around the world – the value of books and the enjoyment that comes from reading.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free snack provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
In partnership with Hack My Future this program is open to teens who want to learn coding and basic computer programming. Registration is required. You can bring your own laptop if you prefer.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Children, teens, and caregivers: Come explore a science topic through stories, songs, games, crafts, and experiments.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Study about Texas' native birds using technology and birding tools. Open to older elementary and early middle school students.
Location
In Library
Library
Dallas West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Mister Mark, Get Set, Go is presented by Mister Mark, an award-winning songwriter for children and families. Mr. Mark engages children in dancing, singing, and interactive educational play with words, feelings and imagination.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us as a police officer with the Dallas Police Department visits to present a fun storytime. Come back on August 1st for a Squad Car Show & Tell.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months to 3 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Dallas Children's Theatre's summer production will be MUFARO'S BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER: AN AFRICAN TALE based on the book by John Steptoe - so that will be the theme of our workshop. This workshop is for children in Elementary School.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Get ready for kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: 3 - 6 years old
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0 - 18 months.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities! Learn about ecosystems while building your very own terrariums (ages 4 and up). Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by the Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Get ready for Kindergarten with books, movement, rhymes, and music. Suggested Ages: 3-6 years old.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Classroom #1
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs, and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months
Location
Auditorium
Library
Renner Frankford Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens takeover the library with gaming, movie marathons, book-art, discussions and more! Join us every other Wednesday at noon!
Location
3rd floor - Laurie Evans Studio
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a special program featuring a knight from Medieval Times! He'll read a book and engage the audience in lots of fun activities.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The TECH Truck is a mobile extension of the Perot Museum that travels throughout North and Central Texas and is outfitted with technology.
Location
Outside
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Highland Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Description
Join us for a performance filled with beautiful dancers, costumes and energetic dancing. Learn more about the region and culture of each featured dance. Sponsored by Epsilon, Friends of the Dallas Public Library, and The Dallas Foundation.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join members of the Dallas Children's Theater as they act out scenes from their summer play and tell the story of MUFARO'S BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER: AN AFRICAN TALE based on the book by John Steptoe.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 14th through August 9th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.#Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library for an amazing "Tour of the Universe" sponsored by City Lights Astronomical Society for Students (C.L.A.S.S.). This amazing interactive presentation is sure to grab kids attention as they explore the wonders of our universe together.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Do you like spiders, snakes, lizards and other creepy crawly creatures? Come and see these interesting animals and learn all about them. You'll even get to hold and touch some of them, if you dare! Program is sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us on Wednesdays as we introduce children to new S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) principles through fun projects and games. This week children will explore color slime. Open to ages 5-12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and The Dallas Foundation.
Location
In Library
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come explore and create out of Legos!
Location
Children's Area
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Description
Preschool STEM storytime is geared for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Children's Area
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Summer Chess Club gives students an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers in a low-stress environment. Students of all levels are welcome to come, as help is given to those who need it.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Have some free time after school? Come to Game Day at the Lancaster-Kiest Library and play Nintendo Wii games, board games,jewelry making and more. Bring your friends, meet new friends, and enjoy friendly competition.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our crochet club needs your help!
We are making blankets out of recycled bags to give to those in need in our community.

Join us on Wednesdays to:
-Learn to crochet!
-Create durable plastic mats for those in need
-Donate and recycle your plastic bags
-All ages and abilities welcome!

All items are donated to people in need.
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¡Nuestro club de crochet necesita su ayuda!
Estamos haciendo mantas de bolsas recicladas para dar a las personas en nuestra comunidad que las necesitan.

Ven y:
-Aprende tejar
-Hacer mantas de plástico duraderas
-Reciclar y donar bolsas de plástico
-Grupos de todos edades bienvenidos

Las cosas serán donadas a gente necesitada
Location
Conference Room
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Preschool "STEM-n-Stories" is ideal for ages 3-6 and will explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), with an emphasis on Science, Engineering, and Math. Caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with their children during the program.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Prairie Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn. Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 yeas old
Location
Auditorium
Library
Preston Royal Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Sit, scrabble, sing-a-long and waggle. Toddlers will experience tales that awake and excite. Preschoolers will naturally be stimulated by sounds and by sight. Words and pictures, props and sounds – a storytime adventure awaits and happy endings will be found. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
NorthCourt
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor

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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Lakewood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
For children and parents, listen to stories, sing songs and practice literacy skills together. Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around, and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Build structures out of toothpicks and marshmallows. See what can you make using these simple tools. Create - Experiment - Have Fun @ the Lancaster-Kiest Library!
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Fretz Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children ages 1-18 years may enjoy a free healthy lunch provided by Equal Heart. Meals must be eaten on site.
Location
Blackbox Theater
Library
Pleasant Grove Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Come to the Children's Center every day this summer for fun and educational activities. Make a craft that you can take home!
Location
2nd Floor - Children's Center
Library
Central Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Description
Join us for a 8 week session about healthy food and healthy lifestyles. Learn how to make healthy food choices, get the most for your food dollars, and learn how to stay physically active. Presented by The Expanded Food and Nutrition Program (EFNEP). To register, please contact the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library at 214-670-1947.
Location
Classroom A
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for some hands on science fun with musical math, coding adventures, robotic bugs, bubble fun and so much more!!
Provided by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Children 1 to 18 years are invited to enjoy a free meal provided by Equal Heart. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal Summer Food Service Program by local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A free nutritious and balanced box lunch for kids ages 1-18 (Tuesday-Friday) 12 - 1 pm. Provided by Equal Heart, who is a sponsor for the Texas Department of Agriculture's Summer Food Service Program. Children must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Free summer lunch for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Children under the age of 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal at the Lochwood Branch Library.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Kids ages 0 to 18 can come to the White Rock Hills Branch Library from 12 pm to 1 pm to get a free, healthy lunch provided every weekday by Equal Heart and served by Americorps volunteers.
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Description
For babies and their caregivers, learn simple rhymes, songs and books to stimulate infants. Suggested ages: 0-18 months. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Description
Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
The Dallas Police Department is visiting the Bachman Lake Branch Library June 22, July 20, and August 3. They'll have a squad car show and tell, a stranger danger presentation, and a talk on how to handle bullying. Come visit with our community heroes.
Location
Children's Area
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
We will start at the center of the solar system, then travel through the Milky Way galaxy, and finally, go to the end of the known Universe.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skyline Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us and enjoy the telling of the 3 Little Pigs with a Texas Twist. Master puppeteer Sandy Shrout takes traditional tales and gives them a humorous, modern-day twist. Fun for all ages!
This program is sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Meeting Room B
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Audelia Road Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
“Land that I Love”. Children will re-create an American flag using famous quotes, The U.S. Constitution, and words to describe their patriotism and love for America. Space will be limited to 25 so plan to come early.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Creative Quest Fashion: Teens learn about the many aspects of Fashion Design with "project runway" inspired challenges and renowned DFW designers and stylists Julie McCullough, Monique Roberts, Jesse Thaxton
and more! Register at 214-670-7943.
Location
Study Room 2
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Mr. Phil the train conductor takes us on an adventurous train ride filled with stories and songs. Sponsored by the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends
Location
Auditorium
Library
Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Create a kaleidoscope from your own drawing, while learning about optics, mirrors, and refractions of light. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Part of the Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge sponsored by Dallas Foundation and the Friends of the Dallas Public Library. Must register. #Summer
Location
Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium
Library
Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Classroom A & B
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
The Dallas Children's Theater will be putting on a show at White Rock Hills Library!
In conjunction with their production of “Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters” at the Dallas Children’s Theater’s Rosewood Center for Family Arts, Interns from Dallas Children’s Theater will be at the Library to conduct a fun acting workshop for children ages 5 years and up!
Location
Auditorium
Library
White Rock Hills Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come to Kleberg Rylie Library to work on your summer reading goals with a book buddy!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Kleberg-Rylie Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
D.C.T.'s Summer Intern workshop presents a stage adaptation of John Steptoe's popular children's book "Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters".
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn about honey bees, beekeeping, and see a real beekeeper's gear. Plus, get a look at a beehive!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Mountain Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn how to upcycle empty water bottles into beautiful flower ornaments. Sponsored the Oak Lawn Library Friends.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Oak Lawn Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a calm and relaxing coloring break!
Location
Classrooms 1 & 2
Library
Lochwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Florence Jeannette Coe Lee Meeting Room
Library
Grauwyler Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The Perot TECH Truck visit will engage youth, elementary age and up, in hands-on, maker-based science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) experiences that foster creativity and confidence.
Location
In Library
Library
Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Snacks are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on site.
Location
Auditorium
Library
North Oak Cliff Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Free afternoon snacks for children ages 1-18 years. Must eat snack on site. While supplies last.
Location
In Library
Library
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Free summer snack for kids ages 1-18. Provided by Equal Heart.
Location
Bishop Larry Mcgriff Meeting Room (Auditorium)
Library
Paul Laurence Dunbar Lancaster-Kiest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an exciting storytime that emphasizes science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) concepts for children two to five years old. Sponsored by Atmos Energy.
Location
Storytime Steps inside Bookmarks
Library
Bookmarks

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Forest Green Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Grow your child’s reading skills this summer. Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your 2nd through 5th grader at a participating location.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
On Game Night, we break out our collection of board games, playing cards, and dominoes and let you and your family have at them. Snacks will be provided.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Park Forest Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
In recognition of Pride month, join us for a screening of the hit comedy film, "In & Out," starring Kevin Kline, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck and many others. A light-hearted tale of coming out. Rated PG-13 for sexual content and some strong language.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Timberglen Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FIT (Families In Training) For Health, is a free eleven week program created by the National Institutes of Health. Every session offers fun physical activities, information about healthy habits, a three month free membership to the YMCA, calorie goals and self-monitoring, positive parenting styles, and snacks and refreshments provided and led by the YMCA.
Location
Black Box Theater
Library
Bachman Lake Branch Library

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

Week 1 Free Book! Free snack from RaceTrac!

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

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

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

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

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

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

Week 8 Free Book! And a certificate of completion.

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