August 16, 2018 - August 18, 2018
5001 N. MacArthur Blvd.
August 17, 2018
601 Schulze Dr.
August 18, 2018
3000 Rock Island Road
August 18, 2018
4140 Valley View Lane
August 18, 2018
4444 W. Rochelle Road
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August 17, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
Whoooo’s ready for back to school? It’s owl-ready time to say “good-bye” to summer and “hello” to another school year with fun for the whole family! Send the summer off in style with crafts, snacks and more.
August 18, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Friends of Irving Public Library Warehouse
Teachers: Just in time for back to school, get children's books at these unbelievable prices --- paperbacks are .25 each and hardbacks are .50 each. Cash, checks, and credit cards are accepted, and proceeds benefit the Irving Public Library. While you're there, meet and greet library staff, enjoy refreshments from 9 a.m. to noon, and grab this opportunity to sign up for a library card. Can’t make it in the morning? No worries! The sale opens to the public at noon and runs until 5 p.m. The Irving Public Library Summer Reading Challenge is made possible by the Friends of the Library.
August 18, 2018, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Friends of Irving Public Library Warehouse
Just in time for the new school year, check out an amazing selection of children's books at unbelievable prices--- paperbacks are .25 each and hardbacks are .50 each. Books for adults and teens also available. All members of the general public are invited. Cash, checks, and credit cards are accepted, and proceeds benefit the Irving Public Library.
August 18, 2018, 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM @ West Irving Library
The Carranza Puppet Theater, from Houston, Texas will be visiting the West Library for a special performance of “Aladdin’s Lamp.” Funded in-part with a grant from the Texas Commission of the Arts.
August 23, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room
The public is invited to attend a special panel to further the discussion of equal rights for women and the obstacles to equality. Speakers include Elaine Wiant, former President of the League of Women Voters of Texas, Deborah Fleck, Dallas Morning News journalist, and local entrepreneur Billie Hawkins. Presented by the
League of Women Voters of Irving.
August 15, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ South Irving Library Board Room
This month's topic is The Book of Dust by Phillip Pullman. I "Heart" YA is a book club for those of us who can't get enough of Young Adult literature. Come connect with fellow readers as we discuss a wide range of YA books. Refreshments will be served. Adults and teens are welcome.
August 16, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room
At summer's end, wind down with a pizza party and a showing of "School of Rock" (rated PG-13). For grades 6-12.
August 17, 2018, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library
Think you're smart? Come test your knowledge on books, movies, and random trivia for a chance to win prizes and bragging rights! (For teens in grades 6 and up)
August 18, 2018, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
August 22, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room
Get up close with the latest tech when the Perot Museum TECH Truck visits the library. You'll create hands-on science projects and boost your creativity by learning more about science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM). For ages 6 and up.
August 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
Registration runs Aug. 24-30, and will close early if all open slots are filled.
Young women in grades 6-12 are invited to register for the Girls Who Code Animation class taking place from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on the following dates: Sept. 1, 15, 29, Oct. 13, 27, Nov. 10 and 24. Students must register at the Valley Ranch Information Desk in person, no exceptions. Additional rules and registration guidelines apply. Please read the Girls Who Code Guidelines - Animation document attached to this event entry before committing to the class.
August 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 25, 2018, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library
"Libraries Rock" and so do these movies! We'll play tribute to famous musical films all summer long. The movies in the 4 p.m. series are rated PG-13, and are for ages 13 and above.
August 26, 2018, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 28, 2018, 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 29, 2018, 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 30, 2018, 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Glass Alcove
August 30, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room
For teens in grades 6-12. Do you have big ideas and a creative flair? Join Y'ALL and earn volunteer hours for helping the Valley Ranch Library plan and implement teen programs! Socialize with friends and help make the library a more teen-friendly place. Meetings are held on the last Thursday of each month. Pick up an application at the Information Desk.