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Skillman Southwestern Branch Library


Skillman Southwestern Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

5707 Skillman Street, 75206 (map)

214-670-6078 | skillmansouthwestern@dallaslibrary.org

On bus routes: 428, 502
   Route 428 is about 1/8 mile from the library.

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

AARP Tax Assistance

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas Public Library will partner with AARP Tax-Aide to offer free, in-person tax assistance through trained volunteers. Assistance is geared toward people with low-to-moderate income, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. People interested in receiving assistance should bring W-2's, last year's tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents, and photo I.D. Space is limited. Please call the branch in advance to confirm availability. For more information visit http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php.


Skillman Southwestern Book Club

When: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The selection for this month is: The 100 Year-old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared, by Jonas Jonasson. Join the conversation!


Library Live! Chinese New Year

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Bringing in the New Year

Become the dragon at the center of the dragon dance with master theater artist Dana Proulx-Willis. You'll learn about Chinese New Year traditions and the intricacies of the dragon dance, and you'll create your own movements as a dragon dancer.


Library Live

When: Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the In Library)

Library Live


One-on-One Computer Help Sessions

When: Friday, February 12, 2016 - All Day
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the In Library)

Call 214 670-6078 and leave your contact information to make an appointment with library staff who will answer your questions about PC basics as well as email, Word and searching the Web.


English Conversation for Adults

When: Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Meet with a teacher and new Americans practicing English and sharing their foreign language skills and their culture with other adults.


AARP Tax Assistance

When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Dallas Public Library will partner with AARP Tax-Aide to offer free, in-person tax assistance through trained volunteers. Assistance is geared toward people with low-to-moderate income, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. People interested in receiving assistance should bring W-2's, last year's tax return, Social Security cards for all dependents, and photo I.D. Space is limited. Please call the branch in advance to confirm availability. For more information visit http://dallaslibrary2.org/government/taxHelp.php.


Preschool Storytime: Boogie Woogie Books

When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Interactive storytime featuring books, movement, rhymes and music. Suggested ages: under 6 years old. Join us every week for great stories on a variety of themes. Have Fun!


One-on-One Computer Help Sessions

When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - All Day
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the In Library)

Call 214 670-6078 and leave your contact information to make an appointment with library staff who will answer your questions about PC basics as well as email, Word and searching the Web.


English Conversation for Adults

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Conference Room)

Meet with a teacher and new Americans practicing English and sharing their foreign language skills and their culture with other adults.


Spanish English Bilingual Exchange: El Mundo de los Ninos

When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

A group of new Dallasites from Spain wants to practice their English with you while you work on your Spanish! This fun opportunity for 5-10 year olds to build second language skills features games, crafts and cultural exchange!


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