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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

FREE MATH Tutoring - Grades K-12

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Free Math Tutoring. Registration required. Class is for students in grades K-12 that live in the South Dallas area of town. Students must sign-up to attend.


National Multiple Sclerosis Society - Dallas Chapter

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

Dallas Chapter of The National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society meets monthly to discuss items of interest to African Americans and others living with MS and their families/friends. Purpose: Support Group for those living with MS. The meetings are free and open to the public.


Library Live! Earth Day

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Lisa Kilolo Todd Auditorium)

The Fisherman and His Wife

Join master puppeteer Sandy Shrout and her clever puppets as they reveal the Earth Day version of this classic fairy tale in which a greedy fisherman's wife learns to take care of the environment, in this case, the lake that provides the couple with food and much, much more. Contribute your opinions as to how we can take care of our earth and conserve our water.


Inspired Aging Workshops-Discover the Joy of Painting

When: Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Off-Site)

Teaching artist Kay Dalton will assist senior students learn to recognize particular works of art, have a basic
knowledge of the Impressionistic Art period and paint
beautiful Impressionistic land and water scape scenes. Dates: Thursdays in March thru April 2015; Times: 12:00 noon - 2:00pm. (This class is currentlly full.)For more information contact Librarian Ora Hankins at 214-670-0344.


FREE MATH Tutoring - Grades K-12

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Free Math Tutoring. Registration required. Class is for students in grades K-12 that live in the South Dallas area of town. Students must sign-up to attend.


GED Orientation by Zan W. Holmes, Jr. Community Outreach Center

When: Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the In Library)

Orientation for new sessions will be held on Saturday, April 25th at 1:00-2:00 PM. Sponsored by Zan W. Holmes, Jr. Community Outreach Center at the Dallas Public Library, Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch. Contact: Marian A. Williams, (214)536-9699.


Avoiding Un-Healthy Relationships - Group Discussions

When: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

FREE Sign-up for Group Discussions on healthy relationships. *Six Sessions with Certificate and snacks served for final session. *Participants will need to complete all six sessions. Topics: What is Love? Types of friendships -- Communication (including Social Media) -- The Four Connections -- Budgeting (Does money matter?) -- Relationship Destination, "Why think about marriage?" -- Defeating the barriers.
*Sponsored by: Family Care Connection. Contact Information for Scheduling: Yolanda Shields, F.C.C.(972) 298-3366 or (972) 404-6987 Sign-up also available at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library.


FREE MATH Tutoring - Grades K-12

When: Saturday, May 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Library (in the Classroom 1 & 2)

Free Math Tutoring. Registration required. Class is for students in grades K-12 that live in the South Dallas area of town. Students must sign-up to attend.


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