Category: Special events

Severe weather can happen anytime. Are you ready? March 20, 2014

Are you ready? The City of Dallas Office of Emergency Management will present important information about how you can prepare your family and friends for severe weather in North Texas. Thursday March 20, 2014 6:30—7:30pm Invite your friends and neighbors!

Author Jeanne Guerra, March 19, 2014

Surprisingly, according to Dallas, Texas author Jeanne Guerra, more suicides occur during the spring than at any other time. Jeanne has written a very personal and original book on the topic of suicide. She will be speaking about her novel,

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Gallery Space for Budding Artists

Remember This? Like a refrigerator door full of colorful art…let’s build a new children’s art gallery at Lochwood Branch Library! Lochwood Branch Library Friends group plans to create a gallery to display children’s art and writing at Lochwood: a clean,

Forever Snowflakes Craft

Our “Make a Paper Snowflake Day” was on January 3, 2013. This fun crafting event was one of several programs held for students over the winter break by Lochwood Library. Everyone had a lot of fun. It was amazing to

Lochwood Library Fall Book Sale – Nov. 13-16, 2013

Mark your calendar for the Lochwood Library Fall Book Sale – Nov. 13-16, 2013 Update your reading list. Find Christmas gifts. Wonderful bargains are waiting for you at the library! Browse through tables full of books, magazines, movies and more

Bert Shipp & Brett Shipp, October 30, 2013

Bert Shipp and Brett Shipp will speak about TV News in Dallas Wednesday, October 30, 6:30 Journalist father and son Bert Shipp and Brett Shipp will talk about the history of the television news in Dallas, as well as the

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Doc Reviewed by Sharron Lucky October 15, 2013

Book Review by Sharron Lucky of Doc, a novel by Mary Doria Russell October 15, 2013, 1:30 DOC is the story of John Henry Holliday, later known as Doc. Doc had tuberculosis, the greatest killer of the 19th century, when

Bob Reitz: A Sense of Place, September 21, 2013

Saturday, Sept. 21 1:30pm Bob Reitz: A Sense of Place – Growing Up in Casa View, Casa Linda, and Oates Plaza in the 1950’s and 1960’s. Please share in the rich treasure of memory and experience of those lucky enough

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Raptors of Texas

Raptors of Texas presented by the Blackland Prairie Raptor Center! On Thursday, June 27th, six raptors from the Blackland Prairie Raptor Center made an appearance for 150 children and adults at the Lochwood Branch Library. Live raptors, raptors including the

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Yoga with Kristina Bauer July 9, 2013

Kristina Bauer, the owner and operator of Yoga Synergy Spa in Garland will present a program on exercise, nutrition and health with a special emphasis on Yoga for seniors Tuesday, July 9 at 1:30 P.M. in the Blackbox Theater. Kristina

Logo Contest Entries

LBLF is honored to have received a selection beautifully crafted designs to consider for our new logo! The judging process begins right now. It will take some time to make a choice between the fine entries submitted by many generous

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Design Contest Deadline – April 24, 2013

April 24 is the deadline to enter our logo contest. Are you interested, but unsure what to design? Do an online search for images from other Friends organizations, for instance, search “images” for: “library friends logo”. We hope this will