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Hampton-Illinois Branch Library


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

Finding Dory Scavenger Hunt

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - Thursday, June 30, 2016
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Join us for a "Finding Dory"-themed scavenger hunt! All completed forms are entered into a drawing for a prize.

¡Únase a nosotros para una búsqueda del tesoro con tema de "Buscando a Dory"! Todos los formularios completados son eligibles para el sorteo de un premio.


Cuentos en Español

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us to hear Spanish language stories, songs and assemble crafts with other children. This program is recommended for ages 6 and up.

Únanse a nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños mayores de 6 años.


Friends of the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library Monthly Meeting

When: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Study Room 1)

Come join the Friends of the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library for their monthly meeting. The meeting is open to the public.


Summer Book Buddy Volunteer Training

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 5:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Want to help a child 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 13th to August 4th. If you would like more information on becoming a Summer Book Buddy, please email volunteer@dallaslibrary2.org or call (214) 671-9206.


Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the In Library)

Learn how to choose healthy foods, cook healthy meals for your family, get the most for your groceries, food safety & living an active lifestyle. This is a 7 week program that ends with a certificate and goody bag.

Elegir alimentos saludables, cocinar los alimentos saludables para su familia, obtener el máximo por su dinero de comidas, cuidado en los alimentos, y cómo mantenerse físicamente activo.


Community Office Hours with Congressman Marc Veasey

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the In Library)

A non-partisan mobile-office program with the goal of being accessible to all constituents in our district


Stress-Free Break: Game Board Edition.

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

The Hampton-Illinois Library invites you to take a break and have fun. Come play board games and listen to music.

La Sucursal Hampton-Illinois le invita a tomar un descanso y divertirse. Ven jugar juegos de mesa y escuchar música.


Mayor's Summer Reading Club Kickoff Party

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

It's time for a super summer of reading with the Mayor's Summer Reading Club! Join us at the Hampton-Illinois Branch for a fun-filled afternoon at our kick-off party. There will be carnival games, 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 Club!

¡Es hora de un verano estupendo de la lectura con el Club de Lectura de Verano del Alcalde! Únase a nosotros en la Biblioteca Sucursal de Hampton-Illinois para una tarde llena de diversión. Habrá juegos de carnaval, una cabina de fotos (asegúrese de llevar su cámara), y otros eventos de diversión. ¡No olvide inscribirse para el Club de Lectura de Verano del Alcalde!


Teen Reads Book Club

When: Sunday, June 05, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Study Room 1)

Join us for the Teen Reads Book Club's first meeting! We will be selecting titles to read throughout the summer, starting with Marissa Meyer's Cinder next week.


Wordspace Children's Theater Program

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Sign-up your kids this summer for a fun theater program sponsored by WordSpace Dallas at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library! This is a great opportunity for young children to get an introduction to the world of improvisation and acting, taught by experienced instructor Maggie Smith. Register at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library or call 214-670-7646. Limited slots for ages 11-14 only.

WordSpace programs are made possible, in part, by City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and TACA (The Artist Community Alliance), and Members.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


Councilman Thomas Community Meeting

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Community meeting concerning Southern Gateway design.


Boogie Woogie Books

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 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.

Venga con nosotros para escuchar historias, canciones y compartir con otros niños. Este programa esta recomendado para niños menores de 6 años.


Job Seeker Skills: Setting Up Your Job Search

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Classroom A & B)

Set up your job search by getting an email account and creating a resume on LinkedIn. Receive a job seeking log to keep track of your job search process.

This series is led by workforce development expert Tanya Tillman, a coordinator for Career & Disability Services at Mountain View College.


Wordspace Children's Theater Program

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Sign-up your kids this summer for a fun theater program sponsored by WordSpace Dallas at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library! This is a great opportunity for young children to get an introduction to the world of improvisation and acting, taught by experienced instructor Maggie Smith. Register at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library or call 214-670-7646. Limited slots for ages 11-14 only.

WordSpace programs are made possible, in part, by City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and TACA (The Artist Community Alliance), and Members.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


Teen Movie Night

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Join us for a weekly showing of a teen movie. Ages 13 and up only.

Únase a nosotros para una proyección semanal de una película para adolescentes. Jóvenes mayores de 13 años solamente.


Wordspace Children's Theater Program

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Sign-up your kids this summer for a fun theater program sponsored by WordSpace Dallas at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library! This is a great opportunity for young children to get an introduction to the world of improvisation and acting, taught by experienced instructor Maggie Smith. Register at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library or call 214-670-7646. Limited slots for ages 11-14 only.

WordSpace programs are made possible, in part, by City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and TACA (The Artist Community Alliance), and Members.


United Way's Kick Off Summer

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the In Library)

Free summer meals and fun for children and teens.

Comidas y diversión gratis para niños y adolescentes.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


Sal Barron - Art Workshop

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Join us for an art workshop in which children will create corn husk dolls!

¡Únase a nosotros para un taller de arte donde los niños van a crear muñecos de hoja de maíz!


Preschool STEAM

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Join us for a weekly STEAM program geared towards children under 6 years and under.

Únase a nosotros para un programa semanal de STEAM orientado a niños de 6 años y menos.


Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the In Library)

Learn how to choose healthy foods, cook healthy meals for your family, get the most for your groceries, food safety & living an active lifestyle. This is a 7 week program that ends with a certificate and goody bag.

Elegir alimentos saludables, cocinar los alimentos saludables para su familia, obtener el máximo por su dinero de comidas, cuidado en los alimentos, y cómo mantenerse físicamente activo.


Wordspace Children's Theater Program

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Sign-up your kids this summer for a fun theater program sponsored by WordSpace Dallas at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library! This is a great opportunity for young children to get an introduction to the world of improvisation and acting, taught by experienced instructor Maggie Smith. Register at the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library or call 214-670-7646. Limited slots for ages 11-14 only.

WordSpace programs are made possible, in part, by City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and TACA (The Artist Community Alliance), and Members.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


STEAM - Grow a Friend

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Use soil and seeds to make a friend while learning about germination. As the grass seeds sprout, your friend's hair will grow! Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.

Use tierra y semillas para hacer un amigo mientras que aprenda sobre la germinación. ¡Como las semillas de césped germinan, el pelo de su amigo va a crecer! Patrocinado por la Fundación Dallas.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

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.


Family Movie/Película familiar

When: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 2:15 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Join us every week to watch a family movie based on the summer's weekly theme. Please feel free to bring beverages and snacks!

Únase a nosotros cada semana para ver una película familiar basada en el tema semanal del verano. ¡Por favor, siéntase libre de traer bebidas y aperitivos!


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