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Lakewood Branch Library


Lakewood Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

6121 Worth Street, 75214 (map)

214-670-1376 | lakewood@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 19, 76

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

Bilingual/ Spanish Storytime (Horas de Cuentos)

When: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.


Help! I Have To Use A Computer!

When: Friday, January 20, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the In Library)

Do you consider yourself "computer illiterate"?
Do you think computers are confusing or just plain scary?
Do you need some one-on-one computer assistance with...
-Applications?
-Resumes?
-Sending an email?
-Printing from the computer?
-Typing a letter?


Books and Crafts

When: Friday, January 20, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.


Playwriting Workshop

When: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come and experience the magic that will happen during this workshop presented by the Junior Players when you are exposed to tips and techniques that will aid in your development as a young playwright!


Knit Wits

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come and join a lively group of knitters for knitting and conversation.


Village Readers Book Club

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Join The Dallas Heritage Village Book Club as they discuss fiction and non-fiction with a Texas twist.


Toddler Storytime

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.


afterschool@lakewood

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 3:30 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the In Library)

Press pause on your busy afterschool schedule for some fun at the Lakewood Library! Enjoy making a quick DIY craft or spend a little more time playing board games. Board games include chess, checkers, Scategories, Cranium, Clue Jr, and Monopoly Jr.


Bilingual/ Spanish Storytime (Horas de Cuentos)

When: Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.


Help! I Have To Use A Computer!

When: Friday, January 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the In Library)

Do you consider yourself "computer illiterate"?
Do you think computers are confusing or just plain scary?
Do you need some one-on-one computer assistance with...
-Applications?
-Resumes?
-Sending an email?
-Printing from the computer?
-Typing a letter?


Books and Crafts

When: Friday, January 27, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

A hands-on storytime featuring book and crafts following a theme.


I've Got Your Back -- Being an Effective Elder Care Advocate

When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Suzanne Asaff Blankenship, author of "How to Take Care of Old People Without Loosing Your Marbles", will discuss the importance of elder advocacy and share tips and guidance on how you can be a more efficient and effective advocate for your loved ones.


Author Talk: John Gardner

When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

John Gardner


Lakewood Library Book Discussion Group

When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 3:30 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

The Lakewood Library Book Discussion Group is a fun and exciting group that meets every fourth Saturday of the month to discuss the book of the month. The book for this month is The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton.


Knit Wits

When: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come and join a lively group of knitters for knitting and conversation.


Toddler Storytime

When: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Practice the skills you need to be ready to read. Hear stories, sing songs, jump around and learn! Suggested ages: 18 months - 3 years old.


Rose-Mary Rumbley

When: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Doors open at 1:30pm. Program starts at 2pm.
Don't Touch That Dial!
That was a phrase one would hear on the radio during the 1930s, the great years of that new invention--the radio.
Popular local humorist Rose-Mary Rumbley and her special guest Paul Benson will re-create those days for you! If you are too young to remember those "thrilling days of yesteryear", you will learn all about them. Trust us - they were exciting!


#lakewoodafterschool

When: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 3:30 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the In Library)

Press pause on your busy afterschool schedule for some fun at the Lakewood Library! Enjoy making a quick DIY craft or spend a little more time playing board games. Board games include chess, checkers, Scategories, Cranium, Clue Jr, and Monopoly Jr.


Movie Showing: "For Us, The Living: The Medgar Evers Story"

When: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

In honor of African American History Month, the Lakewood Library will show the film "For Us, The Living: The Medgar Evers Story". This film depicts the life and times of the NAACP field secretary and civil-rights leader, who was assassinated in 1963.


Bilingual/ Spanish Storytime (Horas de Cuentos)

When: Thursday, February 02, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish to get ready to read! Suggested ages: 6 years old and under.

¡Cuentos, canciones y rímas en español para niños que quieren leer! Para edades de 6 años y menor.


Free AARP Tax Assistance

When: Thursday, February 02, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Where: Lakewood Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation help to anyone and if you're 50 and older, and can't afford a tax preparation service, we were made especially for you. We understand that retirement or other life changes may mean your taxes are a little more complicated now. With the help of our team of IRS-certified volunteers we make it easy for you.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has more than 5,000 locations in neighborhood libraries, malls, banks, community centers and senior centers. There's no fee and no sales pitch for other services and AARP membership is not required.


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