Category: Special events

Fall Book Sale Fundraiser Oct 30 – Nov 5, 2018

Book Sale Fundraiser Oct 30 – Nov 5, 2018 Members Only Preview Sale Tuesday, Oct 30, 3:00-7:00 pm Memberships are available at the door, so bring your friends! Support the library and get first choice on thousands of books, CDs,

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Tennessee Williams, a Reader’s Theater Performance

Thursday and Friday, January 18 & 19 at 1:30PM Saturday, January 20 at 4PM Enjoy a live original performance at Lochwood Library  with Reader’s Theater. This work focuses on the life of the playwright Tennessee Williams and his friendship with

Fall Book Sale Oct. 17-21, 2017

Grab your book bargains this October at Lochwood Library. Most books are .50 to $2. There are magazines, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks and more. DATES Tuesday Oct 17, 3 to 7:00 PM (Friends Members Sale – new members, join at the

June Paint-Along Workshop

Paint Club with VET Saturday, June 17 10:30 to 12:30 Join in…everyone can paint! In this fun, simple, 2-hour class, we will paint a picture of bright, colorful poppies and take home a finished, framable piece of art on canvas.

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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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

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

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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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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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.

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

Teen Advisors Wanted

The Lochwood Branch Library Friends is seeking two high school students who would like to gain leadership skills outside the classroom. Earn volunteer hours, gain experience communicating, planning, organizing, budgeting, and problem solving. Collaborate with adult leaders to achieve goals. How