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Christmas - All library locations will be closed on Saturday, December 24, Sunday, December 25 and
Monday, December 26, 2016. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, December 27, 2016.

New Year's - All library locations will close at 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 31, 2016.
All library locations will be closed on Sunday, January 1 and Monday, January 2, 2017.
Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

... But don't forget: eBooks, eAudiobooks, and digital magazines are always available,
even when the physical Library is closed! Click here to discover more!

The Dallas Public Library welcomes the Bureau of Vital Statistics
to the first floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library.

Question of the week...

"I am new to the Downtown Dallas area and would love to meet up with people who like to read and talk about what they have read. Is there a book club at the Central Library?"

- get the answer from an expert

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