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Preston Royal Branch Library


Preston Royal Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

5626 Royal Lane, 75229 (map)

214-670-7128 | prestonroyal@dallaslibrary.org

On bus route: 36
   Route 36 is about 1/2 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

Earn Your Medal

When: Sunday, July 03, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Everyone told Wilma Randolph she'd never walk again, but you can hear what happened next from writer and storyteller Audrey Turner of The Writer's Garret. Come celebrate this record-holding African American athlete and create medals to honor your own accomplishments.


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!


Conversation and Coffee

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Conversation and Coffee is a patron-initiated program at Preston Royal Library. Its purpose is to provide an informal setting in which patrons whose second language is English can work to expand knowledge of definitions, to practice perfecting pronunciation and tense, to familiarize themselves with common slang and colloquialisms, and to become more comfortable, in general, when speaking English.


Teen Game Night

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 5:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Hang out, have fun, and play some board games.


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!


Creepy Critters

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

What could be more enjoyable and unique than a collection of creepy, fascinating animals to marvel at?

Creepy Critters has a wide variety of insects, arachnids, frogs, salamanders, turtles, lizards and snakes for your entertainment. They will bring over 30 animals to their one hour program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Preston Royal Library.


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


Police Department Anti-Bullying

When: Saturday, July 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Learn all about how to handle bullying and how not to be a bully from the Dallas Police Department.


Toastmasters

When: Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Become the speaker and leader you want to be. People who communicate effectively get ahead in life. Are you ready to achieve your full potential?


Tail Waggin' Tutors

When: Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The main objective of this program is to provide a relaxed and "dog-friendly" atmosphere, which allows students to practice the skill of reading.


Go for Gold: Art and the Olympics

When: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal 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. Maximum group size 30.


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!


Conversation and Coffee

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Conversation and Coffee is a patron-initiated program at Preston Royal Library. Its purpose is to provide an informal setting in which patrons whose second language is English can work to expand knowledge of definitions, to practice perfecting pronunciation and tense, to familiarize themselves with common slang and colloquialisms, and to become more comfortable, in general, when speaking English.


Teens Read It First

When: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come chat about the book you've just read, submit some honest reviews, and chew on some snacks.


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This preschool story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities. We can't wait to see you there!


Art Bots

When: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Do you like to draw? What if you could build a robot that would create art for you? In this program you will build 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 is a great place to start experimenting.


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


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