Year: 2013

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

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Haunted Holiday

Lochwood library is the place to stock up on lots of holiday goodness; storybooks, tips, crafts and lore. Lochwood Library staff can always help you find exactly what you need to get into the holiday spirit. Halloween update from Sarah

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Fall Book Sale, Nov. 13-16, 2013

Wonderful bargains are waiting for you at the library! We’ve had many generous donations and there will be a lot to browse through at the sale. Tables full of books, magazines, movies and more, will fill the Black Box Theater.

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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

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Fall Book Sale – Donations Welcome

Clear your shelves now! Our Fall Book Sale starts on Wednesday November 13 with the Members Preview Sale from 4:00 to 7:00. Gently used books and media are welcome. Drop off donations at the front counter of Lochwood Library. LBLF is a

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Lego Storytime @ Lochwood

Thirty parents and children attended LEGO storytime at the Lochwood Branch Library on September 13, 2013. Sarah Boeglin read a LEGO book, Grow Caterpillar Grow.    Then the older preschool children enjoyed playing with the LEGO DUPLO blocks to build caterpillars,

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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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Markus Zusak, Gifted Writer and More

The annual literacy event, Richardson Reads One Book, hit a home run in 2013. September 10th, on a Tuesday night,  Markus Zusak, here from his home in Australia, talked about The Book Thief. The 1,300 seat sanctuary of First United

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Reading for Dollars

The local chapter of Room to Read facilitates Read-a-thons with Title 1 schools in DFW. Chapter members raise tmoney, and students do extra-curricular reading to “earn” the funds. Then they can designate which Room to Read project their funds will

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Member Carrie Jo Lokey

Carrie Jo Lokey passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. She was a long-time member of the Friends, and regularly took her children to the Casa View Library. In honor of Carrie Jo, her family kindly remembered LBLF with a

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August 17, 2013 Book Club

The August book club selection is Light in August by William Faulkner. Book discussions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 3:00 p.m. in the Library Classroom. Copies of the current book may be requested at the

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