Tag Archives: Summer Reading Program

I have been reading a lot about the White House initiative Educate to Innovate that aims to improve the STEM skills of American kids. What is the library doing to support this initiative?

The Educate to Innovate initiative is a commitment to provide students at every level with the skills they need to excel in the high-paid, highly-rewarding fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  Thanks to a generous grant from The Dallas … Continue reading

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The Polk-Wisdom Branch Library is now open!

Polk-Wisdom Branch Library On Saturday, April 13th, the Polk-Wisdom Branch Library hosted a re-opening celebration. Many gathered to meet community leaders, listened to wonderful programs, and enjoyed the newly remodeled facility! Features: The newly remodeled Polk-Wisdom Branch offers: Pending LEED … Continue reading

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It was a summer of fun at the Renner Frankford Branch

It’s been an exciting summer here at the Renner Frankford Library. We’ve had many great programs that were well attended, some of which we’ll share with you below. The Mayor’s Summer Reading Program  was a great success with three times … Continue reading

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SRP 2012 – Grand Prize Drawings!

Grand Prize Drawings!  This summer was a whirlwind of activity at our 29 Dallas Public Library locations!  In addition to offering prizes each week to readers in the Dallas area, we also started a contest this year to encourage our … Continue reading

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Event: Lochwood’s Celebration of Reading

The Lochwood Branch Library held A Celebration of Reading! on Saturday, May 12.  Eighty parents and children enjoyed an entertaining and educational presentation and activity with Library Live! artist Rolanda Brigham.   The children eagerly picked out a free book to … Continue reading

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