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Arcadia Park Branch Library


Arcadia Park Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

1302 North Justin Ave., 75211 (map)

214-670-6446 | arcadiapark@dallaslibrary.org

On bus route: 376
   376 requires 3/4 mile walk to the library

Service Hours

Mon
7:45-8
Tue
7:45-5
Wed
7:45-5
Thu
7:45-5
Fri
7:45-5
Sat
10-5
Sun

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Upcoming Events

Microworld Adventures: Exhibit by the University of Texas at Dallas

When: Thursday, July 10, 2014 - Sunday, November 30, 2014
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library

What does your skin look like up close? How about your cotton shirt or your hair? Mouth parts of a housefly? This exhibit has both a "scope on a rope" microscope and a high magnification microscope. Come and learn to use them to view prepared specimens as well as other objects of your own choosing and start exploring the microworlds around you. The exhibit is provided by the Science and Engineering Education Center at the University of Texas at Dallas.


Volunteer at the library!

When: Wednesday, November 05, 2014 - Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library

Help your community, gain workforce skills, and make new friends as a library volunteer! Candidates must be at least 14 years old, attend orientation, and pass a background check. Orientation is offered every first Tuesday monthly at 2 PM, or by appointment. A number of areas of service are available.


Registration for Healthy Lifestyle Afterschool Program Facilitator Training

When: Tuesday, November 04, 2014 - Sunday, November 30, 2014
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library

Help the children you work with get a healthy start in 2015! In this two-part training for librarians, educators, and afterschool program facilitators, Children's Registered Dietitians will teach facilitators how to use and present Children's Healthy Lifestyle Afterschool Program. A full set of curriculum and resources will be provided. Topics included Healthy Eating Basics; Nutrition 101; Meal Time; Physical Activity & Screen Time; and Media & Food Marketing. Please plan to attend both afternoon sessions on Dec. 3 and Dec. 5. Please reserve a spot in advance - call 214.670.6446 or email May Shen at mshen@dallaslibrary.org


Homework Tutoring

When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library (in the Teen Center)

Got a homework question? Student tutors from Dallas Baptist University will help!


Afterschool Science Club

When: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 3:15 PM
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us for hands-on science! Sessions include Snap Circuits (making electronic devices that spin, light up, and fly); LEGO Challenge; Hour of Code (introductory computer programming); and more!


Star Party at Arcadia Park Branch

When: Monday, December 01, 2014 - 6:30 PM
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library (in the Meeting Room A & B)

Come join us for a fun evening of star gazing with amateur astronomer John Wagoner of City Lights Astronomical Society for Students. The program will be inside the library if the weather is not conducive to star gazing. If you have any questions, please call 214-670-6446


Volunteer Orientation

When: Tuesday, December 02, 2014 - 2:00 PM
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Help the community, make new friends, and gain workforce experience by volunteering at the library! Candidates must be at least 14 years old, attend orientation, and pass the background check before they are approved for service. Minors require parent signature on application. Come to orientation and get started!


Healthy Lifestyle Afterschool Program Facilitator Training

When: Wednesday, December 03, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Where: Arcadia Park Branch Library (in the Meeting Room A & B)

Help the children you work with get a healthy start in 2015! In this two-part training for librarians, educators, and afterschool program facilitators, Children's Registered Dietitians will teach facilitators how to use and present Children's Healthy Lifestyle Afterschool Program. A full set of curriculum and resources will be provided. Topics included Healthy Eating Basics; Nutrition 101; Meal Time; Physical Activity & Screen Time; and Media & Food Marketing. Please plan to attend both afternoon sessions on Dec. 3 and Dec. 5. Please reserve a spot in advance - call 214.670.6446 or email May Shen at mshen@dallaslibrary.org


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