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Bachman Lake Branch Library

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Bachman Lake Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

9480 Webb Chapel Rd., 75220 (map)

214-670-6376 | bachmanlake@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 51, 428
   428 is 1/8 mile and 51 is 1/4 mile from the library

Service Hours

Mon
10-6
Tue
10-8
Wed
10-8
Thu
10-8
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6
Sun
1-5

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Upcoming Events

Go Van Gogh: Splashes of Color

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Explore the creative and active works by Japanese artists Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga before releasing your own inner artist with experimental artwork! For children ages 6-12.


Gardening

When: Monday, July 06, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Outside)

Story time kids planted tomato seeds in March, join us every Monday to tend the tomato plants and teach story time kids about the plant cycle!

Garden made possible by the Friends of the Bachman Lake Library


Bring Your Own Book Club

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Teen Center)

Get ideas for your next great read. Share your thoughts on a book you are currently reading. No assigned reading!


Perot Museum at the Library

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 3:30 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Have some fun, make a mess, and get some hands-on science experience!


Tail Waggin' Tutors

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come practice reading aloud to a furry four-legged friend! Therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International will be visiting the library each Wednesday to encourage struggling or reluctant readers build their reading skills!


Sparky the Fire Dog

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come learn fire safety from Sparky the Fire Dog!


Computer Basics: Microsoft Word I/ Clase de Computacion: Microsoft Word I

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Teen Center)

Learn how to create a new document and do basic editing. Must register with staff.

Aprende a crear una nuevo documento y hacer una edicion basica. Necesita inscribirse.


Retro Gaming

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Nintendo. Mario Bros. Duck Hunt. Do those words mean anything to you? If so, join us for retro gaming in the Black Box Theater! All gaming systems, games, and consoles are provided. All games rated E.


Library Live! Melody Bell

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Independence and Liberation: What It Was and What It Is
Listen to famous quotes made by well-known people and not so well-known people about independence and liberation with master storyteller Melody Bell and share what the 4th of July means to you. How do you celebrate this special day? Discuss Independence Day commemorations all over the world and make your own US flag to take home.


Movie Showing

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the In Library)

Join us for a free movie showing provided by the Friends of the Bachman Lake Library!

Snacks available for purchase! All proceeds will benefit your library!!


Gardening

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Outside)

Story time kids planted tomato seeds in March, join us every Monday to tend the tomato plants and teach story time kids about the plant cycle!

Garden made possible by the Friends of the Bachman Lake Library


Digging Up History

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

This STEAM program will teach kids about archaeology. What is archaeology? How is it used? What can we learn? Answer all these questions and more!

Program made possible by the Dallas Foundation


Tail Waggin' Tutors

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come practice reading aloud to a furry four-legged friend! Therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International will be visiting the library each Wednesday to encourage struggling or reluctant readers build their reading skills!


Crochet Club

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Where: Bachman Lake Branch Library (in the In Library)

Learn to crochet with staff! Bring your own supplies. All learners and levels welcome! Crochet! Chat! Learn!


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