Visit a nearby Irving library location to participate in National Screen Free Week, May 1-7. Turn off electronics and turn on life with library programs that support less digital entertainment and more family togetherness. Enjoy the week with board games, book clubs, coloring and crafting, family exercises and more! The series is presented as a challenge by the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood.
440 S. Nursery Rd., 75060
MONDAY: Super Hero PartyMay 1, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PMJoin us for super hero games, crafts, and prizes, and build with super hero LEGO blocks.
TUESDAY: Messy Art DayMay 2, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PMWear your old clothes and make messy art including finger painting, string painting, construction paper collage and sidewalk chalk art.
WEDNESDAY: Board GamesMay 3, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PMDo you feel lucky? We're playing classic and modern board games.
THURSDAY: May the FourthMay 4, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PMDress as your favorite Star Wars character, watch the Star Warp puppet show presented by Le Theatre de Marionette and take home a goody bag.
SATURDAY: Zumba for the Entire FamilyMay 6, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PMGet fit as a family with fun Zumba dance moves, led by Evelyn from D-Fit House.
601 Schulze Dr., 75060
MONDAY: Storywalk & Craft [UPDATED TIME]May 1, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PMJoin us as we walk and read a story in nearby Centennial Park, then return for crafts at the library.
WEDNESDAY: Art in the AfternoonMay 3, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTry your hand at painting with Q-tip cotton swabs.
FRIDAY: Block PartyMay 5, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCalling all LEGO fanatics! Stop by the Block Party and show off your building skills.
401 Cimarron Trail, 75063
MONDAY: CrafternoonMay 1, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMSee what you can make with a "potluck" of all sorts of craft pieces!
TUESDAY: Color Me Calm for KidsMay 2, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMSpend an hour listening to relaxing music and color yourself into calmness.
WEDNESDAY: Bubbles of FunMay 3, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMake bubbles big and small in this POP-ular Screen-Free Week activity!
THURSDAY: May the FourthMay 4, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMYou won't have to visit a galaxy far, far away to enjoy Star Wars fun - join us for crafts, refreshments and more.
FRIDAY: Outdoor Chalk ArtMay 5, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCreate sidewalk masterpieces with chalk!
Questions? Call the Library Event Hotline at (972) 721-4612.