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

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Upcoming Events

Pre School Storytime (Offsite)

When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

This is an off-site fun story time for preschoolers ages 2-5 and their caregivers. It is held every 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesday of the month. It is presented by the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian at the local community daycare.


2016 Felony/Misd.-Friendly Career Pre-Fair Orientation

When: Friday, August 26, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

The TDCJ---Region II Partnership Council of Dallas proudly presents their 3rd Annual Felony and/or Misdemeanor Friendly Community Career Fair. The following conditions are *REQUIRED* to attend this Pre-Fair Orientation: *Must attend in 'professional attire' to receive private event location via email. *Must bring a valid picture ID to the orientation. *Must bring 1 page typed resume which lists your email address. *Must bring proof of your being "touched" by the criminal justice system (official paperwork). *Event is for criminal background job seekers only: case managers, employment specialists, etc. will MOT be admitted. *Pre-Career Fair Orientation dates/times: 7/1, 7/22, 8/12, 8/26, 9/2. Start times are 1pm sharp (doors lock at 1pm. NO late entry allowed). *Orientation address: 2922 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Bldg. C, Dallas, TX 75215. Limited to the first 700 registrants. Register at http://www.criminalbackgroundjobhelp.com


Summertime Movie Matinee`

When: Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the In Library)

Youth ages 5-16 are invited to come in out of the hot summer sun and enjoy a "free movie" in the cool comfort of the Martin Luther King Jr. Branch Library.


Workforce Center Assistance @ the Library

When: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

An experienced Workforce Center representative will assist customers with navigating and applying for jobs at the Workforce website.


Pre School Storytime (Offsite)

When: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

This is an off-site fun story time for preschoolers ages 2-5 and their caregivers. It is held every 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesday of the month. It is presented by the Martin Luther King Branch Library Children's Librarian at the local community daycare.


Felony and/or Misdemeanor-Friendly Job Fair Orientation

When: Friday, September 02, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

The TDCJ---Region II Partnership Council of Dallas proudly presents their 3rd Annual Felony and/or Misdemeanor Friendly Community Career Fair. The following conditions are *REQUIRED* to attend this Pre-Fair Orientation: *Must attend in 'professional attire' to receive private event location via email. *Must bring a valid picture ID to the orientation. *Must bring 1 page typed resume which lists your email address. *Must bring proof of your being "touched" by the criminal justice system (official paperwork). *Event is for criminal background job seekers only: case managers, employment specialists, etc. will MOT be admitted. *Pre-Career Fair Orientation dates/times: 7/1, 7/22, 8/12, 8/26, 9/2. Start times are 1pm sharp (doors lock at 1pm. NO late entry allowed). *Orientation address: 2922 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Bldg. C, Dallas, TX 75215. Limited to the first 700 registrants. Register at http://www.criminalbackgroundjobhelp.com


Workforce Center Assistance @ the Library

When: Tuesday, September 06, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

An experienced Workforce Center representative will assist customers with navigating and applying for jobs at the Workforce website.


A Seniors' Meetup: "How to Talk to Your Dr."

When: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

Class:"How to Engage YOUR Healthcare Provider in a Conversation about YOUR Health." Dr. Princess Jackson Regional Administrator and Martha Culver, Senior Public Health Advisor both from Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) will be presenting this special health class for seniors. *Location: Martin Luther King Recreation Center, 2901 Pennsylvania Ave, Dallas 75215. The event is a collaboration of the MLK Branch Library and the MLK Recreation Center.


Preschool Story Time at MLK Library

When: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

Every "FIRST Wednesday" of the month, enjoy a fun story time with the Children's Librarian at the Martin Luther King Branch Library.


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