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New Logo Introduction

LBLF is proud and happy to show off our colorful new logo. Click the first image below to view the winning logo and all ten top logos from our 2013 Logo Design Contest.

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Results of our Logo Design Contest

OUR AWARD WINNERS ARE: Grand Prize… Christian Brothers Automotive Award ($500): Matthew Ballentine of Shallowater, TX Paper Arts Student Award ($100): N. Carigan Comerica Bank School Award ($200): Woodrow Wilson High School Our Friends organization is truly honored by the

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Bug Out at the Library!

Specially selected picture books, child friendly seating and an activity table are all part of our new science installation for kids at Lochwood. This year the Lochwood Branch Library was chosen as one of the beneficiaries of the Texas State

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LBLF needs a great logo! Enter our 2013 Logo Design Contest

ATTENTION ARTISTS – Lochwood Branch Library Friends needs a great logo! Enter our LBLF Logo Design Contest. There is no charge for the first entry, and our generous sponsors have provided valuable cash prizes. Entry deadline: April 24, 2013 Winner notification: May

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Volunteers Have More Fun

One of the most meaningful activities of the Lochwood Friends group is volunteering at the library. We are always in touch with library administration and staff so that we can be aware of opportunities to lend a helping hand. Librarian

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Logo Contest Announcement Coming Soon

We are seeking sponsors for a fun art competition: a logo design contest. Any donation amount is welcome! There will be awards for the grand prize winner, a student winner, and for the school art department of the student winner.

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December Awards News

The outstanding staff at Lochwood Branch was recognized with the Dallas Public Library Staff Association Unit of the Month Award! Dallas Public Library Staff Association Unit of the Month Award And the lovely, award winning gingerbread house below was made

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Friends wins Robert Solender Award

We are proud to announce that, this summer, the Robert Solender Award was presented to Lochwood Branch Library Friends for being an outstanding Friends group.

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Lochwood wins literacy learning set from Lego

Thanks to Lochwood Friends’ enthusiastic support (with online voting) our library has won a LEGO DUPLO Read! Build! Play! toolkit. Lochwood ranked 125 out of the top 200 participating libraries for number of votes. The toolkit includes early literacy programming

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June Newsletter

June LBLF Newsletter: Take a moment to check out the newsletter for some of the latest activities of our group, including a prestigious organization award and read the winning essay in  our kids essay contest, “What My Library Means to

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October Speaker

Wednesday, October 5, at 1:30 – Janet Smith, Dallas County Master Gardener, “The Miracle of the Monarchs” Janet D. Smith will present “Miracle of the Monarchs,” which explains how the state butterfly of Texas migrates thousands of miles, further than

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September Speaker

Wednesday, September 14th at 1:30, author Cindy Jones will speak to us about her debut novel My Jane Austen Summer. My Jane Austen Summer is a novel about a contemporary woman’s foray into the past during one magical summer spent

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