Month: February 2014

Our Librarians are the Best

Lochwood Branch Library offers activities for children year-round. Holiday crafts are popular offerings. The Mayor’s Summer Reading Program, during summer break, keeps kids involved in learning. And, be sure to check in during Spring and Fall school breaks for special

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Art is a Springboard to Academic Learning

Art boosts learning Students with access to the arts (in or out of school) are more likely to: take advanced high school classes attend college have professional career goals stay informed volunteer and vote Study: Americans for the Arts The Case

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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,

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Reading to Kids

Reading Partners is changing the lives of East Dallas students every day, and you can too! As a Reading Partners volunteer tutor, you will work one-on-one with a student who is reading 6 months to 2.5 years behind grade level.

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Happy Valentine’s Day at Lochwood

Valentine’s Day crafts were made by children at the library on Saturday, February 8th. There is always something fun happening at the library. Watch for more events on: the Lochwood Branch Library webpage, our LBLF Facebook or this website.  

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Blind Date with a Book

Blind Date with a Book @ the Lochwood Branch Library ~ February 2014 ~ To meet your blind date, come to the library, check out a blind date book, take it home, and unwrap it. Adult and children’s fiction and

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