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May 1, 2021, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Residential Recycling Center
Help us wipe out e-waste! Empty out those junk drawers, closets and boxes in the garage of old electronics, and bring them to the Residential Recycling Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 1st 2021.
Bring anything that uses batteries or that has a plug (including cords and wires) as well as a maximum of 2 bankers box sized boxes full of paper for shredding per household.
Proof of Garland residency required.
Items accepted include:
Computers & computer supplies, including wires and cords
- Game consoles, speakers, microphones, walkie talkies, radios & video players
- Cell phones, printers, scanners, fax machines, telephones & routers
- Wires, cables, extension cords & chargers
- Floppy disks & cassette tapes
- Please do not bring lightbulbs of any kind, string lights, or single-use batteries.
May 1, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook.com/GarlandLibraryTX
Join us for Family Storytime at
Facebook.com/GarlandLibraryTX on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.
Storytime videos stay in Facebook for 24 hours. Please be aware that photographs and video may be taken at Library programs for use in print and/or electronic media at the Library’s discretion. For more information, please call 972-205-2516.
May 7, 2021, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 8, 2021, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 9, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
May 9, 2021, All Day
Today in 1927 a cyclone hit Garland killing 14 including former Mayor S.E. Nicholson and his mother Missouri Nicholson.
On this day in 1954 Good Shepherd Catholic School was dedicated.
May 10, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UPDATE: THE MAY 10 MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED. The purpose of the Library Board is to advise the City Council on problems relating to the Public Library and to recommend plans and programs to promote the library system for the city. The Board approves library policies, long range plans, and other pertinent documents as they are recommended by the Director of Libraries.
The Library Board normally meets on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. Due the need for social distancing, this meeting will be conducted online using Zoom. All meetings are open to the public unless the Board goes into executive session. Meeting agendas and approved minutes are posted on the library website for citizen review.
May 12, 2021, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Zoom
Teens ages 13 to 17 can make a difference in their community by joining the Garland Library Teen Advisory Board. Teens will discuss how the library can serve their age group in terms of events, materials, and services. Participants will receive volunteer hours for attending.
May 13, 2021, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 13, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
Join our Children's Librarians on Facebook each Thursday for fun tips on reading, sensory activities and STEAM projects.
May 14, 2021, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 14, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
Make time for storytime this week! Join us on Facebook for stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
May 15, 2021, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Senior Activity Center
May 15, 2021, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 15, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Hollabaugh Recreation Center
Celebrate "International Day of Families!" Join us outside for activities at Hollabaugh Rec Center May 15 at 10:30 A.M.
Celebre "El Día Internacional de la Familia!" Acompáñenos afuera con actividades en el Centro de Recreo de Hollabaugh el 15 de Mayo a las 10:30A.M.
May 15, 2021, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plaza Theatre
May 16, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
May 18, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Zoom event
Join us from the comfort of your own home for Canvas and Cookies Family Zoom Night! We will be painting a three-toed sloth and enjoying a delicious snack! Call the South Garland Branch Library to register and schedule a kit pick-up at any of the Garland Libraries. Registration is required and will begin Tuesday, May 11.
May 20, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
May 21, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
May 22, 2021, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
May 22, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Holford Park
An outdoor program focused on exploring the great outdoors! There will be campfire style stories, songs and activities! Make binoculars, go on a nature walk and get a take home nature card.
May 23, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Spring Creek Forest Preserve
May 27, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
May 28, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
May 28, 2021, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Plaza Theatre
May 29, 2021, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Plaza Theatre
May 30, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Plaza Theatre