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Dallas West Branch Library


Dallas West Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

2332 Singleton Boulevard, 75212 (map)

214-670-6445 | DallasWest@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 52W, 59, 453
   453 requires 1/4 mile walk to 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

Free Lunch

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - Thursday, August 25, 2016
Where: Dallas West Branch Library

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. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm and Snack is from 2pm-3pm.


Summer Book Buddies

When: Monday, June 13, 2016 - Thursday, August 04, 2016
Where: Dallas West Branch Library

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. Dallas West Branch sessions are on Mondays and Fridays; 1st session 1:00 pm- 1:30pm and 2nd session 1:30pm-2:00pm


The Secret Life of Pets Scavenger Hunt

When: Sunday, July 10, 2016 - Sunday, July 31, 2016
Where: Dallas West Branch Library

The hunt is on! From July 10 - 31, pick up an entry form at the circulation desk and track down "The Secret Life of Pets" characters in and around the Children's Area at the Dallas West Branch. Once you have found all the characters, return your entry form to the front desk for a chance to win a "The Secret Life of Pets" prize pack! Winner will be contacted by phone on August 1, 2016.

One entry per person.


Boogie Woogie Books (Story Time)

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.


Go Van Gogh

When: Friday, July 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

On your mark, get set, Go van Gogh! Get in the Olympic spirit as we explore artworks from the Dallas Museum of Art that capture everything we love about the games, then make an artwork worthy of an Olympian! For children ages 6-12.


Bilingual One on One Computer Help

When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the basics of a computer.
Please sign up at the circulation desk.


Yarn Circle

When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Conference 1)

Make friends, learn new skills and share what you know at the Dallas West Yarn Circle! Bring your knitting and crochet projects or get one started here. All skill levels welcome!
*A limited supply of needles and yarn will be available for beginners.


Krafty Kids

When: Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!


Adult Coloring Book Club

When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Get your color on!
Join us every Sunday to unwind, relieve some stress, and be a kid again! Coloring can help you focus less on life's problems and more on the task at hand--coloring a picture that makes you proud! We'll provide a variety of pictures, colored pencils, and markers.


Stay and Play

When: Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Bring the kids to Stay & Play every Sunday from 1:30 - 2:30! We have puzzles, jumbo blocks and other educational toys that will engage children and help them learn in a fun and exciting way!


STEAM

When: Thursday, August 04, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas West Branch will have an awesome STEAM project. This program was made possible by The Dallas Foundation.
These programs are made possible by The Dallas Foundation.


Boogie Woogie Books (Story Time)

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.


The Science Guys

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Visit with local science enthusiasts as they present eye-catching experiments including liquid nitrogen, flash paper, glowing chemical reactions and more!


Stay and Play

When: Friday, August 05, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Bring the kids to Stay & Play every Sunday from 1:30 - 2:30! We have puzzles, jumbo blocks and other educational toys that will engage children and help them learn in a fun and exciting way!


Bilingual One on One Computer Help

When: Saturday, August 06, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the basics of a computer.
Please sign up at the circulation desk.


The Dallas Zoo

When: Saturday, August 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This program will provide an opportunity for the audience to get up close and personal with animals from around the world including a variety of birds, mammals, and reptiles. Children will learn about each species and their global habitats. This program was made possible by the West Dallas Chamber of Commerce.


Krafty Kids

When: Saturday, August 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!


Teen Lounge

When: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

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.


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