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Dallas West Branch Library


Dallas West Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

2332 Singleton Boulevard, 75212 (map)

214-670-6445 | DallasWest@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 52W, 59, 453
   453 requires 1/4 mile walk to 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

Comic Book Drawing

When: Sunday, May 01, 2016 - Monday, May 30, 2016
Where: Dallas West Branch Library

Come to the Dallas West Branch and check out a Comic Book, and fill out a ticket for a chance to win an AMAZING prize!
The winner will be contacted on Tuesday, May 31st.


Free Lunch

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - Thursday, August 25, 2016
Where: Dallas West Branch Library

Children under age 18 are invited to enjoy a free meal provided through the USDA/TDA Summer Food Service Program and local sponsor Equal Heart. Lunch is from 12pm-1pm and Snack is from 2pm-3pm.


STEM

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 5:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come learn about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math in a fun and OUT of this WORLD environment!


Boogie Woogie Books (Story Time)

When: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.


Family Movie Day

When: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come watch the movie "Goosebumps" at the Dallas West Branch!


Bilingual One on One Computer Help

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the basics of a computer.
Please sign up at the circulation desk.


Yarn Circle

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Conference 1)

Make friends, learn new skills and share what you know at the Dallas West Yarn Circle! Bring your knitting and crochet projects or get one started here. All skill levels welcome!
*A limited supply of needles and yarn will be available for beginners.


Library Live! Cities

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

The Three Little Pigs with a Tex-Mex Twist

You probably know about the three little pigs, but now you can join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout as she tells the story of these three Texas animals and their experience with a hungry coyote. Stories passed down from generation to generation don't always stay the same, and you can learn to give fairy tales and folk tales your own twist and re-tell them with puppets!


Krafty Kids

When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!


Adult Coloring Book Club

When: Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Get your color on!
Join us every Sunday to unwind, relieve some stress, and be a kid again! Coloring can help you focus less on life's problems and more on the task at hand--coloring a picture that makes you proud! We'll provide a variety of pictures, colored pencils, and markers.


Stay and Play

When: Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Bring the kids to Stay & Play every Sunday from 1:30 - 2:30! We have puzzles, jumbo blocks and other educational toys that will engage children and help them learn in a fun and exciting way!


Resume Assistance

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Looking for a job? Come polish your résumé at the Dallas West Branch Library! Register at the circulation desk for a thirty minute, one-on-one session to document your education history, qualifications and previous work experience.


Parents Rock with Reading

When: Wednesday, June 01, 2016 - 5:15 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Bi-weekly targeting areas: Phonics, what makes sense next, making your own simple books, how to enjoy reading time, using little bits of time to increase reading and cognitive skills, simple strategies if you don't have much time (this also helps with discipline/engagement), hands-on experience, cheap or free materials, modeling, and much more. (will expand and adjust according to needs)


Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Summer ESL Class Registration

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Mandatory registration for ESL classes. Classes run for 7 weeks: weekdays from June 6 through July 21 and Saturdays from June 11 through July 23. The class is limited to the adults who attend the mandatory registration. Also, the children ages 4-12 years old of registered ESL students are eligible to partake in a children's program that runs at the same time as weekday and Saturday morning ESL classes.

Registro obligatorio para clases de inglés. Las clases son por 7 semanas: entre semana, desde el 6 de junio hasta 21 de julio y sábados, del 11 de junio hasta el 23 de julio. Las clases están limitado a los quien asisten al inscripcion. Hay un programa para los niños de 4 a 12 años al mismo tiempo solamente por los hijos de los estudiantes del clase de inglés de entre semana y sábado por la mañana solamente.


STEAM at Girls Inc.

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 3:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

Dallas West Branch has partnered up with Girls Inc. to do STEAM activities during the summer.
06-02-16- Art Bots - Do you like to draw? What if you could build a robot that would create art for you? In this program, you will create an Art Bot with markers for legs that will create drawings as it moves across a paper. If you've ever been interested in building a robot, Art Bots are great place to start experimenting.
06-23-16-3D Books - Create stories that pop right off the page! Combine storytelling, art, and the science behind 3D imaging to create your own three-dimensional book. You'll learn how to draw images that look 3D when viewed with 3D glasses, and then use those skills to draw your own 3D story to take home.
06-30-16-Beginning Printmaking - Learn a basic printmaking technique and create original works of art.
These programs was made possible by The Dallas Foundation.


Spanish GED Summer Classes Registration

When: Thursday, June 02, 2016 - 5:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Spanish GED class summer registration.


Boogie Woogie Books (Story Time)

When: Friday, June 03, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Join us for story time for preschool age children under 4 years old. Located in the Children's area at the Dallas West Library. Story time fun with books, songs and crafts.


National Doughnut Day

When: Friday, June 03, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Celebrate National Doughnut Day with the Dallas West Branch Library! Enjoy a doughnut on us starting at 10:30 am. First come, first served!


Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Summer ESL Class Registration

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Mandatory registration for ESL classes. Classes run for 7 weeks: weekdays from June 6 through July 21 and Saturdays from June 11 through July 23. The class is limited to the adults who attend the mandatory registration. Also, the children ages 4-12 years old of registered ESL students are eligible to partake in a children's program that runs at the same time as weekday and Saturday morning ESL classes.

Registro obligatorio para clases de inglés. Las clases son por 7 semanas: entre semana, desde el 6 de junio hasta 21 de julio y sábados, del 11 de junio hasta el 23 de julio. Las clases están limitado a los quien asisten al inscripcion. Hay un programa para los niños de 4 a 12 años al mismo tiempo solamente por los hijos de los estudiantes del clase de inglés de entre semana y sábado por la mañana solamente.


Bilingual One on One Computer Help

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Come to Dallas West Branch to learn the basics of a computer.
Please sign up at the circulation desk.


Yarn Circle

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Conference 1)

Make friends, learn new skills and share what you know at the Dallas West Yarn Circle! Bring your knitting and crochet projects or get one started here. All skill levels welcome!
*A limited supply of needles and yarn will be available for beginners.


Krafty Kids

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Come join us for a fun children's craft! Fun for the whole family!


Mayor's Summer Reading Program Kick Off Carnival Party

When: Saturday, June 04, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Today is the day! Join us for the Mayor's Summer Reading Program Kickoff Carnival at the Dallas West Branch Library. We'll have a balloon artist, a face painter and carnival games for all to enjoy! While you're here, get registered to participate in the summer-long reading program and prepare yourself for loads of fun events, performances, activities and incentives all summer long!


Adult Coloring Book Club

When: Sunday, June 05, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the In Library)

Get your color on!
Join us every Sunday to unwind, relieve some stress, and be a kid again! Coloring can help you focus less on life's problems and more on the task at hand--coloring a picture that makes you proud! We'll provide a variety of pictures, colored pencils, and markers.


Stay and Play

When: Sunday, June 05, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Bring the kids to Stay & Play every Sunday from 1:30 - 2:30! We have puzzles, jumbo blocks and other educational toys that will engage children and help them learn in a fun and exciting way!


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Summer ESL Classes

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Summer Weekday ESL classes either 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for 7 weeks. Class time depends on placement test level at registration.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Monday, June 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Summer ESL Classes

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Summer Weekday ESL classes either 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for 7 weeks. Class time depends on placement test level at registration.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Jaycee Recreation Center Craft Time

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

Dallas West Branch will host a craft at the Jaycee Recreation Center.


Minute - to- Win- It

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

Want to get the summer off to a fun and fast paced start? Join us for our "Minute to Win It" games event and race against the clock for a chance to be crowned champion and win prizes. But remember, you will only have 60 seconds!


Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED

When: Tuesday, June 07, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Summer ESL Classes

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Summer Weekday ESL classes either 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for 7 weeks. Class time depends on placement test level at registration.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Dallas Police Department Meet and Greet

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Dallas Police Department will kick off Safety Days at the Dallas West Branch Library with a Meet & Greet! This presentation will give children insight on what it takes to be a police officer, safety tips and will conclude with a Q&A.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED

When: Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Summer ESL Classes

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Summer Weekday ESL classes either 10:00 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for 7 weeks. Class time depends on placement test level at registration.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


It's Book Time with Ronald McDonald

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Join Ronald McDonald and his friend, "Stoogie," as they use music and magic to share their excitement for reading at the Dallas West Branch Library!


STEAM

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

Dallas West Branch has partnered up with Girls Inc. to do STEAM activities during the summer.
06-09-16- Art Bots - Do you like to draw? What if you could build a robot that would create art for you? In this program, you will create an Art Bot with markers for legs that will create drawings as it moves across a paper. If you've ever been interested in building a robot, Art Bots are great place to start experimenting.
06-23-16-3D Books - Create stories that pop right off the page! Combine storytelling, art, and the science behind 3D imaging to create your own three-dimensional book. You'll learn how to draw images that look 3D when viewed with 3D glasses, and then use those skills to draw your own 3D story to take home.

These programs was made possible by The Dallas Foundation.


Atmos Energy Literacy Center: Weekday Kids Summer Camp

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Atmos Energy presents a children's program for the children of ESL class students Mondays through Thursdays from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Only the children of current ESL class students are eligible to attend these classes. Registration for this program is mandatory.

Atmos Energy presenta clases para los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés cada lunes a jueves de 10am-12pm y 1pm-3pm. Solamente los niños de los estudiantes de la clase de inglés actuales están elegibles para asistir éstas clases. La inscripción para el programa para estos niños es obligatoria.


Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED

When: Thursday, June 09, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Where: Dallas West Branch Library (in the Classrooms 1 & 2)

Atmos Energy/TAMUC Literacy Center: Spanish GED


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