Category: Events

LBLF events are open to the public, and most are free. Our group enhances the public offerings at Lochwood Library, especially for neighborhoods in East Dallas near White Rock Lake, Casa View and Casa Linda.

Navigating Healthcare with The Hospitalist May 20, 2017

What happens when you are admitted to the hospital as a patient, and the physician assigned to be your doctor has never seen you before and knows absolutely nothing about you? The Hospitalist by Michael Weisberg, MD, is a very

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Spring Book Sale 2017

Join us at the book sale to find bargains on gently used books, most are priced from .50 to $2. Other items on sale are CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, vinyl albums, magazines and more. Book sales are our major fundraisers.

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Fall Book Sale Oct. 2016

Mark your calendar for the Lochwood Branch Library Friends Fall Book Sale – Oct. 4-8, 2016. LBLF Member Preview Sale: Tuesday Oct. 4, 3:00 to 7:30 (Memberships may be paid at the door.) Wednesday Oct. 5, 10:00 to 7:30 Thursday Oct.

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Wondering what an Altered Book is?

Catch our altered book exhibit throughout the month of May in the display cabinet at the library. Sculptures, journals, albums, and functional art all made from orphaned books are included. Lochwood Branch Library Friends and the library staff recently presented a

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Almost Maine with the Skillman Players

Enjoy a free one-hour Skillman Players performance at Lochwood Branch Library, hosted by the Friends! Almost Maine Thursday, May 19 at 2 pm Black Box Theater, Lochwood Branch Library 11221 Lochwood Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218 Be charmed by the romance, humor and

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Altered Book Workshop-Painting

Altered Book Workshop, Painting with Kim Worthington Offered by Lochwood Branch Library Friends Our second Altered Book Workshop is scheduled for April 9th from 10:00 to noon. Learn to decorate recycled books using simple painting methods in this free mini-workshop. Our instructor

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Spring Book Sale at Lochwood Branch Library

Be sure to check out the Spring Book Sale at Lochwood Branch Library. April 5-9, Tuesday through Saturday Books, music, movies and more! Stock up on summer reading this April, or expand your library. This may be the biggest sale

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Edible Gardening and Landscaping

Lochwood Branch Library Friends presents Edible Gardening and Landscaping Grow fresh, nutritious vegetables in your own backyard. Join gardener, Ana Jamshidi, for hints on how to transform your yard into a bounty of fruits and vegetables and still have a

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2016 Book Club

Lochwood Branch Library Book Club You are invited to join our book discussion group! The Lochwood Branch Library Book Club meets monthly to discuss books the members have chosen. Book club is the 2nd Saturday of each month at 3:00

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Altered Book Workshop

Have you seen the art that people are making with used books? Learn to create something new from used books and recycled objects. Our instructor, VET, will bring samples of her altered books. Everything is provided in this art workshop.

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Fall 2015 Book Sale, Oct. 7-10

October Book Sale Join your neighbors at Lochwood Branch Library for the fall book sale October 7 to 10, 2015. Stock your shelves with new reading selections, and invite your friends to come browse the thousands of items being offered at

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Hula Hoops, Sling Shots and TV Dinners with Robert Reitz, Saturday, Oct 17

Robert Reitz is speaking at the library on Saturday, Oct 17 at 1:30. Hula Hoops, Sling Shots and TV Dinners – Early Baby Boomer Foods and Entertainments Come join us as Casa View historian Bob Reitz shares stories about where

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