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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.


U.S. History Trivia

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - Sunday, July 31, 2016
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Answer our U.S. History trivia questions for an entry in a drawing!

¡Responda a nuestras preguntas de trivia sobre la Historia de EE.UU. para una entrada en un sorteo!


Cuentos en Español

When: Saturday, June 25, 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.


Tailwagging Tutors

When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library

Come help our furry friends with their reading. Children read to dogs to build confidence with reading. Ages 6-12


Free Summer Lunch

When: Monday, June 27, 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.


Summer Book Buddies

When: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

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.


Boogie Woogie Books

When: Tuesday, June 28, 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.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Tuesday, June 28, 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 28, 2016 - 5:00 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.


A Tour of the Universe

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Join us for a tour of the universe starting at the center of the Solar System, then moving through the Milky Way Galaxy, then all the way to the edge of the known universe. Presented by City Lights Astronomical Society for Students (C.L.A.S.S.).

Acompáñenos en un recorrido por el universo comenzando en el centro del sistema solar, pasando a través de la Vía Láctea, hasta el borde del universo conocido. Presentado por City Lights Astronomical Society for Students (C.L.A.S.S.)


Free Summer Lunch

When: Wednesday, June 29, 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.


Summer Book Buddies

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

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.


Community Meeting for Shady Hallow

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Councilman Thomas is inviting the community to meet about Shady Hallow.


Preschool STEAM

When: Thursday, June 30, 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.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Thursday, June 30, 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 - Beginning Printmaking

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Learn a basic printmaking technique and create original works of art. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.

Aprenda una técnica básica de grabado y cree obras de arte originales. Patrocinado por la Fundación Dallas.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Friday, July 01, 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.


DCT SHOWTIME: PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Pinkalicious is a young girl who loves pink and wants everything in her life to be pink. When she doesn't pay attention to her parents, warnings and gobbles too many pink treats, she wakes up pink! She'll have to make some healthy choices to fight off this bad case of Pinkititis. PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL is about learning the power of self-control and the importance of eating green food.

● Join us for a 30-minute one-of-a-kind happening straight from the stage of Dallas Children's Theater!

● Meet the actors in costume ¡K live and in person!

● Say 'hi' to Pinkalicious herself!

● Sing a song! Have a laugh! Learn a dance!

● Get in on the act right here at the Hampton Illinois Library.

● Each child will receive a ticket to see a full Dallas Children's Theater performance.

● Enjoy a treat. Have a ball! Think Pink!


Cuentos en Español

When: Saturday, July 02, 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.


LEGO Club

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 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.

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.


Summer Book Buddies

When: Monday, July 04, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

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.


Boogie Woogie Books

When: Tuesday, July 05, 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.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Tuesday, July 05, 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, July 05, 2016 - 5:00 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.


Friends of the Hampton-Illinois Branch Library Monthly Meeting

When: Tuesday, July 05, 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.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Wednesday, July 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.


Summer Book Buddies

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

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.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Thursday, July 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.


STEAM - Art bots

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Hampton-Illinois Branch Library (in the Black Box Theater)

Do you like to draw? What if you could build a robot that would create art for you? In this program, you will create an Art Bot with markers for legs that will create drawings as it moves across a paper. If you've ever been interested in building a robot, Art Bots are great place to start experimenting. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.

¿Te gusta dibujar? ¿Qué pasaría si usted podría construir un robot que crea arte por usted? En este programa, va a crear un artista robot con marcadores por piernas que crea dibujos mientras se mueve a través de un papel. Si alguna vez ha estado interesado en la construcción de un robot, artistas robots son una gran oportunidad para empezar a experimentar. Patrocinado por la Fundación Dallas.


Free Summer Lunch

When: Friday, July 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.


Family Movie/Película familiar

When: Friday, July 08, 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!


Cuentos en Español

When: Saturday, July 09, 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.


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