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Posted on: October 20, 2014

Become a Friend of the Library


By Marilyn Willems, President of the Friends of Irving Public Library

Libraries across the United States will be celebrating their Friends of the Library group as part of the ninth annual National Friends of Libraries Week. The Frien...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2014

Rail Service Interruption Notice, Downtown Dallas Only, Oct. 25 - Nov. 30 (weekends only)


Beginning Saturday, Oct. 25, for six weekends, and concluding Sunday, Nov. 30, DART Rail in downtown Dallas will be discontinued each weekend to allow track replacement along Pacific Avenue and Bryan Street. DART shuttle buses will connect the af...Read on...

Maps and More Information
Posted on: September 22, 2014

Canal Fest Returns Oct. 25

Canal Fest Returns to Irving for Second Year

Canal Fest returns to the Las Colinas Urban District, 200 E. Las Colinas Blvd., from 2 to 8 p.m. Oct. 25. Set along the picturesque Mandalay Canal, this family-friendly festival offers something for everyone...Read on...

Register for giveaway
Posted on: October 10, 2014

Fall Carnival Series

Irving's Fall Carnival

Children of all ages are invited to the Fall Carnival Series. The fall carnivals will be held at various recreation centers (see below). Tickets are 25 cents each or five for $1. Activities, which vary by location, will include carnival games, pr...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

October is Adopt-a-Dog Month

Adopt-a-Dog Month Lands in October

Irving Animal Care Campus (IACC) continues to rock the outstanding events. Adopt-a-Dog Month lands in October. During those 31 days, all shelter dogs will be $50.

On Oct. 18, IACC will join with Hope Fellowship Church and DFW Humane Society to host the...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2014

Health Update

City of Irving, Texas, Civic Center Complex

The City of Irving recognizes the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is on heightened alert regarding recent health care issues surrounding Ebola.

Please know we have no confirmed cases in Irving. However, we want to assure you the C...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Autumn Health Tips


Flu season is here, and with the holidays around the corner, it’s important to take precautions.

Get vaccinated&...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Irving's Big Read Celebrates Lee's 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

Big Read Kicks Off Sept. 27 with Harper,s Bazaar Country Fair

Irving Public Library and the Friends of the Library invite residents to escape to a simpler time and experience a slice of 1930s life during the city’s ninth annual community reading event.

The chosen novel for Irving’s Big R...Read on...

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Posted on: October 8, 2014

Prepare for Winter Today

Prepare for Winter Heating Season

Atmos Energy shares lessons learned from the 2013-14 winter heating season.

Atmos Energy is urging its customers to prepare today for what could be another bone-chilling winter. The United States faced ext...Read on...

Winter Tips from Atmos
Posted on: October 1, 2014

Archery Clinic Shoots Straight with Irving Youth

Archery Clinic Shoots Straight with Irving Youth

Free archery clinics will be held at the Irving Police Athletics/Activities League (IPAL), 1550 Rock Island Road, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on the following dates:

Posted on: September 22, 2014

Irving Hosts ‘Peruvian Gold: Ancient Treasures Unearthed’


From Oct. 4 through Dec. 31, the Irving Arts Center will be home to a collection of ancient artifacts excavated from Peru’s legendary royal tombs.

Peruvian Gold is presented in partnership with the National Geographic Museum ...Read on...

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