Library Events

Saturday September 20, 2014 (Today)
10:00 AMFriends of the Library Fall Book Sale at the South Garland Branch Library
The Friends of the Nicholson Memorial Library System organization announces its Fall Book Sale at the South Garland Branch Library. Shoppers may find great bargains on a wide variety of adult and children's books, fiction and nonfiction, paperback and hardcover, and reference books, as well as puzzles, videos, DVDs, audio books, computer games and more.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the South Garland Branch Library

Friends of the Library Membership forms are available at all Garland library locations during open hours, and on the Friends of the Library page. Those who plan to apply on the day of the annual membership meeting are encouraged to arrive 30 minutes early to allow time for the process.

Admission to the Book Sale is free. For more information call 972-205-2543, or email folgarland@gmail.com.
10:30 AMFamily Storytime South Garland Branch Library
Family Storytimes at the South Garland Branch Library for children and families
Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 6 through Nov. 29, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-3934.
2:00 PMBooks and Beyond September: Talk like a Pirate! at the Central Library
Arrr your kids pirate fans? At the September program, children ages 6 through 12 can learn about pirate adventure books and participate in several pirate-related activities, such as creating their own Jolly Roger flag, pinning an eye patch on a pirate's face, making a parrot, and walking the plank.

2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Central Library

No registration is required to attend this free event. Children must be ages 6 through 12 to attend. Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library’s discretion. For more information on this program, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-2516.
Monday September 22, 2014
10:00 AMToddler Storytime (18-36 mos.) at the Central Library
Toddler Storytimes at the Central Library for children and families
Mondays, 10 a.m. Sept. 8 through Nov. 24, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-2516.
11:00 AMPreschool Storytime (3-5 yrs.) at the Central Library
Preschool Storytimes at the Central Library for children and families
Mondays, 11 a.m. Sept. 8 through Nov. 24, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-2516.


Tuesday September 23, 2014
7:00 PMFamily Storytime at the Walnut Creek Branch Library
Family Storytimes at the Walnut Creek Branch Library for children and families
Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Sept. 2 through Nov. 25, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-2585.
Wednesday September 24, 2014
10:00 AMToddler Storytime (18-36 mos.) South Garland Branch Library
Toddler Storytimes at the South Garland Branch Library for children and families
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Sept. 3 through Nov. 26, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-3934.

10:30 AMWee Read (birth to 18 mos.) at the North Garland Branch Library
Wee Read Storytimes at the North Garland Branch Library for children and families
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m Sept. 3 through Nov. 26, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-2804.
11:00 AMPreschool Storytime (3-5 yrs.) South Garland Branch Library
Preschool Storytimes at the South Garland Branch Library for children and families
Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Sept. 3 through Nov. 26, 2014

Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Children's Programming page or call 972-205-3934.
Thursday September 25, 2014
7:00 PMPage Turners discuss 1Q84 at the Central Library
The group will discuss 1Q84, by Haruki Murakami 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Central Library

All interested readers are invited to join the discussion, or just come to listen. Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library's discretion. For more information, please visit the Page Turners page or call 972-205-2502.