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

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Upcoming Events

Preschool Storytime: Boogie Woogie Books

When: Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 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!


Friends Book Sale, Members Only Day

When: Tuesday, June 02, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Members of the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends get first pick of the books, magazines and media items offered at the 5 day sale beginning today. Become a Friends member at the door for admission.


Friends Book Sale

When: Wednesday, June 03, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Shop for great deals on over 2000 donated books, CDs, movies, magazines and more. Your purchases help the Friends of the library support the branch.


Friends Book Sale

When: Thursday, June 04, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Shop for great deals on over 2000 donated books, CDs, movies, magazines and more. Your purchases help the Friends of the library support the branch.


Friends Book Sale

When: Friday, June 05, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Shop for great deals on over 2000 donated books, CDs, movies, magazines and more. Your purchases help the Friends of the library support the branch.


Friends Book Sale

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Shop for great deals on over 2000 donated books, CDs, movies, magazines and more. Your purchases help the Friends of the library support the branch.


Mayor's Summer Reading Club Kickoff Party

When: Saturday, June 06, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the In Library)

Celebrate the beginning of the Mayor's Summer Reading Club! The whole family can enjoy face painting, a balloon artist and crafts to take home. Join the club online at dallaslibrary.org or at the branch.


Skillman Southwestern Book Club

When: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The selection for this month is The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe. Join the conversation!


Preschool Storytime: Boogie Woogie Books

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 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!


Library Live! Alfreda Rollins

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Children's Area)

It's Your Cloud
Have you ever looked up at the clouds and seen faces, animals or shapes that startled or delighted you? Have you ever watched them change in an instant as the wind carried them away? Share those visions with each other and let master storyteller Alfreda Rollins help you use your imagination to bring your cloud to life! Go on a "cloud watch" and create your own "skyscape" to take home.


Gentle Zoo

When: Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Skillman Southwestern Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Rebecca and her assistants bring a wide variety of animals and provide information about where they live, what they eat, and fun facts about each. Sponsored by the Skillman Southwestern Library Friends


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