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Upcoming Events for All Lubbock Library Locations:

  • BLOCK Fest™
    Dates: 25 – 25 Oct, 2014

    Discover, explore, and play with your children - we will provide the building blocks!

    An event for families  with a focus on children aged 2-5, sponsored by East Lubbock Promise Neighborhood and ESC Region 17.

    10:00 AM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Ready to READ
    Dates: 25 – 25 Oct, 2014

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

    ​Presented by Habitat for Humanity.

    11:00 AM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Lubbock Chess Club
    Dates: 26 – 26 Oct, 2014

    All ages and skill levels welcome. Bring your chess set and your game face.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Afternoon Movie Matinee
    Dates: 27 – 27 Oct, 2014

    Join us for a movie after school about a smart talking dog and his adventures through history. Rated PG. 

    3:45 PM

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

  • Pre-School Story Time (Mahon)
    Dates: 28 – 28 Oct, 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

  • Monster Mash
    Dates: 28 – 28 Oct, 2014

    Come dressed up as your favorite book or movie character.  Watch a short movie, make crafts, and show off your costume while we dance to spooky music.

    3:45 PM

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

  • Library Orientation Class
    Dates: 28 – 28 Oct, 2014

    Come and learn about the Library!

    5:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Knitting, Crochet & Spinning
    Dates: 28 – 28 Oct, 2014

    Join us for an evening of fun while learning to knit, crochet, or spin your own yarn.

    06:30 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Pre-School Story Time (Mahon)
    Dates: 29 – 29 Oct, 2014

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

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Costume Party
    Dates: 29 – 29 Oct, 2014

    Come dressed up as your favorite book character.  Join us for fall and Halloween crafts, games, and refreshments.

    10:30 AM


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

  • Tiny Tots Read A Lot
    Dates: 29 – 29 Oct, 2014

    Enjoy stories, songs, poems, and a free book! Presented by Literacy Lubbock.

    12:30 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Library Orientation Class
    Dates: 30 – 30 Oct, 2014

    Come and learn about the Library!

    10:30 AM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Teen Game Day
    Dates: 30 – 30 Oct, 2014

    Join us for a variety of board games and video games.

    4:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Finding Beauty: A Writer's Workshop
    Dates: 03 – 03 Nov, 2014

    Local author S.J. Dahlstrom, creator of the Wilder Good series for young readers, will talk about the creative writing process, working with publishers, and tips for aspiring writers.

    07:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • 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

  • Knitting, Crochet & Spinning
    Dates: 04 – 04 Nov, 2014

    Join us for an evening of fun while learning to knit, crochet, or spin your own yarn.

    06:30 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Turkey Story Time
    Dates: 05 – 06 Nov, 2014

    It's time for stories, songs and crafts about turkeys. Don't be a silly goose, come to turkey story time!


    10:30 AM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Computer Classes at Groves
    Dates: 05 – 05 Nov, 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

  • Bluebonnet Book Club
    Dates: 06 – 06 Nov, 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

  • Reel Books Book Group
    Dates: 06 – 06 Nov, 2014

    We will discuss Back Roads by Tawni O'Dell. Refreshments inspired by the book will be served.

    7:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Ready to READ
    Dates: 08 – 08 Nov, 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: 11 – 11 Nov, 2014

    Join us after school for a movie based on the untold story of an iconic villain from the classic story Sleeping Beauty.  Rated PG.

    3:45 PM


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

  • Afternoon Movie Matinee
    Dates: 17 – 17 Nov, 2014

    Join us after school for the second movie in this beloved dragon adventure book series.

    3:45 PM

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

  • 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

  • Bluebonnet Book Club
    Dates: 20 – 20 Nov, 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

  • Teen Game Day
    Dates: 20 – 20 Nov, 2014

    Join us for a variety of board games and video games.

    4:00 PM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Ready to READ
    Dates: 22 – 22 Nov, 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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