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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

Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Tuesday, February 09, 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!


How to make chocolate truffles

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

Make your Valentine's day extra sweet with a present of chocolate truffles that you have made yourself. Go home from this program with some truffles


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Thursday, February 11, 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!


Preston Hollow Democrats

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Preston Hollow Democrats emphasize political and community events and activities in the Preston Hollow area of Senate District 16 and Texas House District 114. Free and open to all!


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, February 12, 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


VITA Tax Help

When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas Public Library will partner with the IRS's VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program to offer free, in-person tax assistance through trained volunteers. Assistance is geared toward people with low-to-moderate income, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. People interested in receiving assistance should bring W-2's, last year's tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents, and photo I.D. Space is limited. Please call the branch in advance to confirm availability. For more information visit http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php.


Poetry Society of Texas

When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 2:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Monthly meeting of the Poetry Society of Texas, featuring a guest speaker. Open and free to all!

The Poetry Society of Texas is one of the largest state poetry societies in the United States. The Society's mission is to encourage the writing, recognition, and appreciation of poetry by Texans, and to kindle a finer and more intelligent appreciation of poetry, especially the work of living poets who interpret the spirit and heritage of Texas.


Toastmasters

When: Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 12:30 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?


Sunday Adventures!

When: Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Crafting-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.


Library Live! African American History Month

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Bad News for Outlaws

Hear master storyteller Melody Bell tell the amazing story of Bass Reeves, an escaped slave who become a feared lawman. You can create your own legendary or modern-day cowboy or cowgirl and bring that character to life, re-enacting exciting moments from their story.


AARP Tax-Aide

When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas Public Library will partner with AARP Tax-Aide to offer free, in-person tax assistance through trained volunteers. Assistance is geared toward people with low-to-moderate income, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. People interested in receiving assistance should bring W-2's, last year's tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents, and photo I.D. Space is limited. Please call the branch in advance to confirm availability. For more information visit http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php.


Preston Royal Friends Meeting

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Monthly meeting of the Preston Royal Branch Library Friends. All are welcome!


Little Bookworms Story Time

When: Thursday, February 18, 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!


Lego Challenge!

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Test your creativity with Legos! Work by yourself or in small groups and make the best themed Lego creation! Recommended ages: 6-14 years old


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, February 19, 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


VITA Tax Help

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas Public Library will partner with the IRS's VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program to offer free, in-person tax assistance through trained volunteers. Assistance is geared toward people with low-to-moderate income, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. People interested in receiving assistance should bring W-2's, last year's tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents, and photo I.D. Space is limited. Please call the branch in advance to confirm availability. For more information visit http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php.


Trivia King

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

What currency does Hong Kong use? What are the five factions in Divergent? Why isn't Pluto still a planet? Love trivia? Join us for some friendly competition, and test your knowledge of practically everything: pop culture, science, math, history, literature and so much more. We recommend that you put together your best trivia team of 2-5 players. Can't find fellow trivia fans? Come anyway and we'll find you a team! Recommended ages: 12 years to adult.


Toastmasters

When: Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 12:30 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?


Sunday Adventures!

When: Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Science Sunday-Bring your family and adventure with us through stories, crafts, movies, and games! We will be doing different activities every week with an all-ages approach in mind so that the entire family can have fun.


Intermediate Spanish Classes [FULL]

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 2:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library

Intermediate Spanish Classes for adults. For additional information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


Intermediate French Classes

When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 3:15 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Intermediate French Classes for adults. For more information contact Joan Susman (josusman@tx.rr.com).


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