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Martin Luther King Branch Library


Martin Luther King Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 75215 (map)

214-670-0344 | martinlutherkingjr@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 11, 12, 26, 409, 595
   1/4 mile from the J. B. Jackson, Jr., Transit Center.
On train line: Green
   The library is 1/4 mile from the Martin Luther King, Jr., Station

Service Hours

Mon
Tue
12-8
Wed
12-8
Thu
10-6
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6
Sun

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Upcoming Events

GED Class by Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center will provide adult education classes at the MLK library, including GED and Computer Classes. For Information on how to get enrolled, contact Marian Williams, Education Director. Phone: 214-536-9699 or Email: education@zwhjcoc.org.


"Did You Know...?" Discovery Zone

When: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

See how many of your favorite foods such as ice cream cones, frozen pizzas, donuts, gummy candies, gliders, gadgets, and other every day things are made in this very interesting series of exciting videos.


GED Class by Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center

When: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center will provide adult education classes at the MLK library, including GED and Computer Classes. For Information on how to get enrolled, contact Marian Williams, Education Director. Phone: 214-536-9699 or Email: education@zwhjcoc.org.


"Fun Drive-In Movie Cars"

When: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

This is the second of four fun STEAM science programs that the Mayor's Summer Reading Club is presenting this summer at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library. Participants will have fun making cars using cardboard boxes, craft materials, and a powerful imagination, participants will construct a car. After making their cars, they will watch a short movie. The program is sponsored by the DALLAS FOUNDATION.


PRE SCHOOL STORY TIME

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Outside)

The Martin Luther King Branch Library offers weekly story time for pre-school children of the Head Start & Early Head Start program. Kathy Barnes, Reading Specialist and Library Associate, presents fun and animated stories for the children's enjoyment.


Adult Literacy Classes

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

If you are an adult who is working on your GED or attending Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes and you need assistance in the areas of Reading and English as a Second Language, we have a class for you! Reading Specialist and Certified ESL Instructor, Lacinetta Coxson, will be providing FREE classes at the Martin Luther King Branch on Thursdays and Fridays, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Registration and Orientation will be ongoing. So please come out. We are here to assist you in "Achieving Your Goals"!


GED Class by Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center will provide adult education classes at the MLK library, including GED and Computer Classes. For Information on how to get enrolled, contact Marian Williams, Education Director. Phone: 214-536-9699 or Email: education@zwhjcoc.org.


Avoiding Unhealthy Relationships - Couples and Singles Discussions

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Group discussions on the ways to avoid bad relationship choices. This program is not sponsored by the Dallas Public Library.


GED Class by Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center will provide adult education classes at the MLK library, including GED and Computer Classes. For Information on how to get enrolled, contact Marian Williams, Education Director. Phone: 214-536-9699 or Email: education@zwhjcoc.org.


"Explore Your World - Introduction to Another Culture"

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

Expand your awareness of a new culture as Jennifer Kindert takes you on an imaginary journey around the world. Sample exotic produce or other products/dishes from other cultures. It will be a cultural experience you won't forget. Sponsored by the Dallas Foundation.


PRE SCHOOL STORY TIME

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Outside)

The Martin Luther King Branch Library offers weekly story time for pre-school children of the Head Start & Early Head Start program. Kathy Barnes, Reading Specialist and Library Associate, presents fun and animated stories for the children's enjoyment.


Adult Literacy Classes

When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Literacy class


Adult Literacy Classes

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Literacy class


Sunshine Movie Time "Just-4-Us"

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

Youth of all ages are invited to come in out of the hot summer sunshine and enjoy a "free movie" in the cool, comfort of the library. *Free popcorn provided.


GED Class by Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Zan Wesley Holmes, Jr., Community Outreach Center will provide adult education classes at the MLK library, including GED and Computer Classes. For Information on how to get enrolled, contact Marian Williams, Education Director. Phone: 214-536-9699 or Email: education@zwhjcoc.org.


Avoiding Unhealthy Relationships - Couples and Singles Discussions

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Group discussions on the ways to avoid bad relationship choices. This program is not sponsored by the Dallas Public Library.


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