Mahon Library

1306 9th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79401

Main Phone
(806) 775-2834
Hours:
Monday - Wednesday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Thursday - Saturday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sunday: 1 PM - 5 PM

Reference Phone: (806) 775-2835
Checkout Desk: (806) 775-2834
Children's Department: (806) 775-2838
 

Summer Reading starts May 25th!

Events

Mahon storytimes:
Tuesdays at 10:30 AM (ages 2 to 5)
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM (ages 2 to 5)


  • Friends of the Library Saturday Bookstore
    Dates: 13 May – 24 Jun, 2017

    Shopping every Saturday for FOL members at the Mahon Library, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can purchase a membership for $10. Only books inside the store will be for sale. The Better Books section and the regularly priced books in the book sale area will not be available.

    10 AM to 2 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Blast from the Past: The Mummy
    Dates: 27 – 27 May, 2017

    Watch the 1999 film The Mummy before the 2017 remake premieres in theaters. Free popcorn and soda. Adults and teens welcome.

    2:30 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Closed (Memorial Day)
    Dates: 29 – 29 May, 2017
    All library locations will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.
  • Petting Zoo (Mahon)
    Dates: 30 – 30 May, 2017

    Come pet animals from Whitney’s Exotic Ranch.  Outdoor event for ages 2 to 12.

    10:00 to 11:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • The Pillowcase Project
    Dates: 31 – 31 May, 2017

    The American Red Cross will talk about disaster preparedness. Kids will get a pillowcase to decorate and use as a personal preparedness kit. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM. Space is limited. Recommended ages 8 to 12.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Teen DIY Art
    Dates: 31 – 31 May, 2017
    Create works of art and enjoy refreshments. Grades 6 through 12.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 01 – 01 Jun, 2017
    A movie for ages 5 to 14. Call 775-2838 for movie title. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Magic with Harlin Rhoades (Mahon)
    Dates: 05 – 05 Jun, 2017
    Join us for an entertaining magic show. Grade 5 and under.

    11:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Nerd Meet
    Dates: 05 – 26 Jun, 2017

    Join us for all things geek culture and fandom related. Different activities each week. Ages vary according to activity.

    Mondays, 6:30 to 8 PM

    June 5      Wonder Woman. T-shirt craft, activities, and episodes of the tv series. Teen & up. Bring a t-shirt to decorate.
    June 12    Anime Night/Viewing Party. We will watch a Transformers movie or Attack on Titan episodes. Teens & adults. Special time: 6 to 8:30 PM
    June 19    No meeting.
    June 26    Game Night. Play card games, board games and video games. All ages.

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 07 – 07 Jun, 2017
    A movie for ages 5 to 14. Call 775-2838 for movie title. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Iron Pastry
    Dates: 08 – 08 Jun, 2017
    Compete in a three-part decorating challenge for teens going into grades 6 through 12. Registration is required. Call 775-2838 to register between 5/25 and 6/5 or until space is filled.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Franchise Fever: Transformers
    Dates: 10 – 10 Jun, 2017

    Watch a Transformers movie before Transformers 5: The Last Knight premieres in theaters. The audience will vote to determine which movie we watch. Free popcorn and soda.


    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Music with Andy Mason (Mahon)
    Dates: 12 – 12 Jun, 2017

    Sing along with singer/songwriter Andy Mason...because everyone loves pizza. Ages 3 to 10.

    11:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Little Red Riding Hood Puppet Show
    Dates: 14 – 14 Jun, 2017

    Watch a puppet show version of the story of Little Red Riding Hood. Grade 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program starting at 9:00 AM.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Motivation in Motion Juggling Show (Mahon)
    Dates: 19 – 19 Jun, 2017
    Fun, interactive juggling show. Grade 5 and under.

    11:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 21 – 21 Jun, 2017
    A movie for ages 5 to 14. Call 775-2838 for movie title. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Candy Chaos
    Dates: 22 – 22 Jun, 2017

    Join us for candy trivia, games and more. Grades 6 through 12.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • The Hampstead Stage Company Presents "Beauty and the Beast"
    Dates: 23 – 23 Jun, 2017
    Enjoy a performance of this classic tale by a nationally-touring theater group. Ages 4 to 14. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Left to Right Book Club
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

    This month we'll be discussing Love Again by Genevieve D. Woods. Copies are available for checkout at the Mahon Library.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Blast from the Past
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

    Watch the 1999 film Blast from the Past. Free popcorn and soda. Adults and teens welcome.


    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Engineering Science (Mahon)
    Dates: 26 – 26 Jun, 2017
    The Science Spectrum will be here to show us engineering experiments. Grade 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 28 – 28 Jun, 2017
    A movie for ages 5 to 14. Call 775-2838 for movie title. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Kindness Rocks
    Dates: 29 – 29 Jun, 2017

    Spread kindness as we decorate rocks with encouraging messages. Grades 6 through 12.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401