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Upcoming Events for All Lubbock Library Locations:

  • Pre-School Story Time (Mahon)
    Dates: 04 – 26 Nov, 2014

    Bring your child and enjoy a read-aloud storytime. Ages 2 to 5.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Pre-School Story Time (Patterson)
    Dates: 18 – 25 Nov, 2014

    Bring your child and enjoy a read-aloud storytime. All ages.

    5:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Pre-School Story Time (Patterson)
    Dates: 19 – 26 Nov, 2014

    Bring your child and enjoy a read-aloud storytime. All ages.

    10:00 AM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Computer Classes at Groves
    Dates: 19 Nov – 10 Dec, 2014

    Come and learn basic PC & Internet skills in the 1st session of a 5 part series!

    Classes are free to the public. No registration required--just show up! We will be working on laptops provided by the library.

    Topics:

    11/5/2014 - Intro to Computers
    11/19/2014 - Microsoft Word for Beginners
    11/26/2014 - Internet for Beginners
    12/3/2014 - Excel for Beginners
    12/10/2014 - Getting Started with Pinterest

    3:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • An Evening with Glenn Dromgoole
    Dates: 24 – 24 Nov, 2014

    Author Glenn Drumgoole writes a syndicated weekly column, Texas Reads, about Texas books and authors. He will join us to talk about his own latest book, 101 Essential Texas Books, which features both classic and contemporary titles that are all currently in print.

    7:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Food for Fines at the Lubbock Public Library
    Dates: 01 – 08 Dec, 2014


    Lubbock Public Library will be accepting donations of canned food for payment of overdue fines December 1-7. 

    For every dollar of overdue fines that are owed, one item of nonperishable food will be accepted.  

    Other fees may not be paid for with canned food.  

    This is an annual event supporting the South Plains Food Bank’s food drive.

    Locations of the Lubbock Public Library are: 

    Mahon, 1306 9th St.,

    Groves Branch, 5520 19th St., and

    Patterson Branch, 1836 Parkway Drive. 


    For more information, please call 775-2834

  • Morning Movie
    Dates: 02 – 02 Dec, 2014

    Come watch a movie about special sisters from Arendelle.  Feel free to dress up and come sing along to all the songs you love.  Rated PG.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Winter Wonderland
    Dates: 03 – 03 Dec, 2014

    Do you want to make some snowman crafts?  Dress up like your favorite character from Arendelle and make winter crafts that you can take home.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Speech Can Be Fun?...You Bet!!!
    Dates: 03 – 03 Dec, 2014

    Come and investigate how this could be true.  Learn elements and techniques of a good speech.  Refreshments will be provided.  Recommended for students in Grades 6 to 12.
    4:00 PM

    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Friends of the Library - Kris Kringle Sale - Dec. 5 & 6 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Dates: 04 – 06 Dec, 2014

    Kris Kringle Sale 



    Mahon Library (basement)
    1306 9th Street
    (806) 775-2835



  • Bluebonnet Book Club
    Dates: 04 – 18 Dec, 2014
    Join us for our annual Texas Bluebonnet Award book club.  We will read the current nominees and have an activity based on the books.  For 3rd to 6th graders.


    3:30 PM


    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Ready to READ
    Dates: 06 – 06 Dec, 2014

    Families with children aged 0-5 are invited to attend read alouds with singing and games. Snacks and free books are provided!

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Afternoon Movie Matinee
    Dates: 10 – 10 Dec, 2014

    Join us after school for the second movie about Winter who lives in an aquarium.  Rated PG.  

    3:45 PM


    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Kids Christmas Party
    Dates: 16 – 16 Dec, 2014

    Come join us for some fun at our annual Kids Christmas Party! 
    We’ll play games, sing Christmas Carols, read books and make a craft! 
    Refreshments will also be provided. Mark your calendars, we can’t wait to see you!

    4:00 PM


    Patterson Branch

    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Marshmallow World
    Dates: 17 – 17 Dec, 2014

    Come make edible treats using marshmallows and make holiday crafts that you can take home.  

    3:45 PM


    Mahon Community Room
    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Ready to READ
    Dates: 20 – 20 Dec, 2014

    Families with children aged 0-5 are invited to attend read alouds with singing and games. Snacks and free books are provided!

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403