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June 3, 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.
June 4, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
Make time for storytime this week! Join us on Facebook for stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
June 9, 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.
June 10, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
June 11, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
June 14, 2021, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Zoom Meeting
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 Karen Archibald, Director of Libraries. Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtfu2orzMuGd2N5T4IWIZmEK1pgCVy8ZyE- After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 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.
June 15, 2021, 1:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ South Garland Branch Library
June 15, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Zoom event
The July Fourth Flag Waver Project is an enjoyable family activity that introduces engineering, simple machines, and a variety of other STEAM elements. The flag waver activity gives families an opportunity to prepare for Independence Day and discuss why we celebrate it. Kids may need help with this so adult participation is highly recommended.
June 17, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
June 17, 2021, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Downtown Garland Square
In this program, patrons and their pups can work together to create their very own paw-sterpiece using a canvas, acrylic paints, a plastic bag, and some peanut butter or cream cheese. This fun art craft that families can do together with their dogs is limited to 25 families.
June 18, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
June 23, 2021, 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ North Garland Branch Library
June 24, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM @ Facebook
June 25, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Facebook
June 26, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ South Garland Branch Library
Bubble, Bubble, Bubble... POP! Did you know that you can make art with bubbles? You can! To find out how, join us outside on Saturday morning. You can look forward to fun songs, rhymes, stories, and best of all...ART AND BUBBLES!