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Fretz Park Branch Library


Fretz Park Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

6990 Belt Line Road, 75254 (map)

214-670-6421 | FretzPark@dallaslibrary.org

On bus route: 400

Service Hours

Mon
Tue
10-8
Wed
10-8
Thu
10-8
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6
Sun

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Upcoming Events

The Science of Spin

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Join us as Val Oliver, National Spin Top Champion, winner of the Laura Sengpiel Award for Yo-Yo Excellence, and former Minnesota State Yo-Yo Champion demonstrates the spinning arts of yo-yo, spin top, and Spinabolo. Bring your yo-yo with you to the program, and she'll even show YOU how to spin!


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Fretz Park Book Discussion Group

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Fretz Park Book Discussion Group meets the 4th Tuesday of every month. May's title is "Ordinary Grace" by William Kent Kruegger. Please see a librarian for a list of other upcoming title selections.


Mobile Dairy Classroom

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Outside)

Visit the traveling milking parlor, watch a cow being milked, and learn how milk goes from the cow to the store! (Outdoor program so bring something comfortable to sit on.)


Summer Book Buddies

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Fiesta de Cuentos Bilingual Storytime

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para families con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad.

Hora de cuentos es una de las mas importantes actividades de animacion a la lectura para niños.


Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age.

Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.

Both English and Spanish speakers welcome!


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Living Longer, Living Smarter

When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Are you prepared for your future? Come learn the basics of long-term care planning.

For more information, call the library at 214-670-6421 or reserve your spot for this workshop by calling Lynn Jenkinson at 214-670-4894.

Presented by the Office of Senior Affairs.


Wee Readers Storytime

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.


Active Readers Storytime

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Friday, July 01, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Saturday Family Movie Matinee

When: Saturday, July 02, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Bring a blanket and some pillows and cozy up with your family and friends to enjoy a movie on the big screen of our brand new black box theater!


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


The Dallas Children's Theater presents: Too Much Pink

When: Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

In conjunction with their production of "Pinkalicious the Musical" running June 17 - July 17, 2016 at the Dallas Children's Theater's Rosewood Center for Family Arts, Interns from Dallas Children's Theater will be at the Fretz Park Library located at 6990 Belt Line Rd. at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5 to conduct a fun acting workshop for children ages 5 years and up.


Bees! Bees! Bees!

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Fretz Park Branch Library welcomes an experienced beekeeper from the Collin County Hobby Beekeeper's Association (CCHBA)to talk to children about honey bees and beekeeping. Expect a demonstration bee hive and tools and a possible observation hive of live honey bee(depending on the weather).


Summer Book Buddies

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Ensure your child maintains reading skills this summer: Join Book Buddies! Each weekly session encourages your child to continue reading by playing games and pairing them with a trained reading volunteer. Sessions last from June 13th through August 4th. Register your child at a participating location. For students entering grades 2-5.


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Wednesday, July 06, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Fiesta de Cuentos Bilingual Storytime

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Se presentan cuentos, canciones, y rimas en español para families con niños de 0 a 6 años de edad.

Hora de cuentos es una de las mas importantes actividades de animacion a la lectura para niños.


Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish for families with children 0-6 years of age.

Story time is one of the most important activities to encourage reading in children.

Both English and Spanish speakers welcome!


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Thursday, July 07, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


Wee Readers Storytime

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Join us for lap time with caregivers and little ones. There will be songs, books, and early literacy tips, along with social interaction. For infants up to 2 years old.


Active Readers Storytime

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Story Time for toddlers who love to jump around, hear stories, and sing songs. Suggested ages: 2 - 4 years old.


Free Summer Lunch Provided by Equal Heart

When: Friday, July 08, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Where: Fretz Park Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Lunches are available to children ages 0-18 years, and must eat lunch on-site.


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