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Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

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Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

2951 South Hampton Road, 75224 (map)

214-670-7646 | hamptonillinois@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 445, 453
   445 requires 1/2 mile walk to library

Service Hours

Mon
7:45-8
Tue
7:45-8
Wed
7:45-8
Thu
7:45-5
Fri
7:45-5
Sat
10-5
Sun
1-5

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Upcoming Events

Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Journal Day 4: Art Day by Art Think Jr. Program

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

Today we'll have an Art Day presented by Art Think Jr. Art Think is an innovative, outreach art education program created by Dallas Contemporary. Art Think allows students to examine and share observations on art, while laying a foundation for lifelong appreciation of the visual arts.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Monday, July 06, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Monday, July 06, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Marvelous Marble Runs/ Rocking Roller Coasters

When: Monday, July 06, 2015 - 5:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Using household materials, participants design and build pathways for a rolling object to travel. They will see potential and kinetic energy, velocity, and the effect of slope in action as they create a marble run and a roller coaster with loops. What design elements will help the marble complete the path successfully? In these engineering challenges, participants practice the iterative design process as they design a prototype, test, analyze and refine their product. Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.


Boogie Woogie Books

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Story time with Mr. Jason from The Dramatic Difference

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

The Dramatic Difference focuses on drama and music lessons that develop collaboration skills, creative problem solving skills, and drama skills. Lessons explore contexts that enrich and develop student's self-confidence and character. Your child will explore stories, songs, instruments, and games. Research shows that students who participate in the arts perform better academically.

Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Boogie Woogie Books: EspaƱol

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

You don't need to be a Spanish speaker to join us at the Hora de Cuentos in our children's section. Come and share books, songs and crafts with us as we learn and develop important language skills in Spanish.


Oakcliff Ball & Chain Crocheter's Guild Meeting

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Study Room 1)

Do you crochet? Would you like to "hook up" with others who crochet and become better in the process? Please come join our fun each month every second Saturday.


LEGO Club

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Mesmerizing CD

When: Monday, July 13, 2015 - 5:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Turn an old CD into a mind-bending tabletop spinner. Spin, stare and watch the world change.


Boogie Woogie Books

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

Join us for stories, songs and dance each Tuesday morning. Recommended for six (6) years of age and younger.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Community Meeting with Councilman Casey Thomas

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Please join Councilman Casey Thomas to discuss issues concerning the District 3 community.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


Owl Pellets

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

Owls are amazing creatures and have interesting digestive systems. Learn some owl trivia and get your hands on a real owl pellet. What is an owl pellet? Come and find out! You will be dissecting owl pellets and identifying the critters they consumed by consulting bone charts! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.


Free Summer Lunch provided by Equal Heart

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Lunches will be available to children ages 1 to 18. Lunch must be eaten on site.


Junior Players Discover Theater Camp

When: Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Theater Camp!!!! Classes culminate in a Festival of Plays where students perform an original play for other camp sites. Students will learn theater games, skills and techniques. Free t-shirt and certificate of completion for students that attend the 2-week session!

Please visit or call the branch to register and reserve your spot in advance.


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