Monthly Archives: January 2012

Book Review: The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins

If you’re one of the millions who has fallen head-over-heels with Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games, check out her earlier series: The Underland Chronicles.  This is one of my favorite picks for kids ages 10 through, wait, do I count … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday – New Just Arrived Ebooks Link

Our newest ebooks are now in our regular catalog. To see the newest ebooks from every genre, click on the Catalog link in the blue menu bar along the top of the page. On the right side of the search page, … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Woodsman, Don’t Spare That Tree!

All right, class, when I say “animation,” how many of you think “kid’s movie?”  Good.  Yes, as anyone who was conscious during the early ’70s can tell you, just because the ad has a cute-looking cartoon cat named Fritz doesn’t … Continue reading

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Event: Charles Dickens Storytime with Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom

Friday, January 20, 2012 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM 2nd floor, Children’s Center 1515 Young Street, Dallas In celebration of Charles Dickens’ 200th birthday in February 2012, we are pleased to welcome award-winning children’s author Mick Manning and illustrator Britta … Continue reading

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When will tax forms for 2011 be available at the Library?

The personal income tax forms and booklets–1040 series and schedules–are  now available at the Central Library on the 6th floor and at a few of our Branch locations. You may call our service desk at 214-670-1468 to confirm availability.  Both … Continue reading

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