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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Check Out Our April Calendar!

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While we’re all staying safe at home, the Library is still working to keep you connected! Check out our April Inside the Library to learn how to read eBooks, stream movies and music, and participate in our online programming. We’ve got...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Stuck at Home? Try Our Quarantine Bingo!

Quarantine bingo card

Looking for something to keep you entertained while you stay safe at home? Print out one of our Bingo cards and check off completed activities throughout the month. There’s an option for everyone!

When you’re done, be sure to post a pic...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: March 19, 2020

The Library's Book Return is Closed

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The Library’s book return is closed until further notice. Please keep all of your materials until the Library re-opens. All due dates will be extended until the Library re-opens, and no overdue fines accrued after March 13 will be charged to you...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Questions About Your Library Account?

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Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about Library services during our closure:

What about materials I currently have checked out?

All items currently checked out will have their due dates extended until the Library re-opens. No overdue fines w...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Library Closed Beginning March 13

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Out of an abundance of caution and in an effort to avoid introducing the coronavirus to vulnerable populations, the City of Farmers Branch is following the other Dallas County jurisdictions and has announced that the Library will be closed until further n...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Second Annual Bookmark Design Contest

Bookmarks

Show your love of reading and libraries with the Second Annual Library Bookmark Contest! This year’s theme is "Imagine Your Story." Patrons of all ages are invited to participate by submitting an original design for a brand new Library...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Parking Lot Improvements to Begin Tuesday, March 10

Manske Library south parking lot

Construction to improve the Manske Library’s detached, south parking lot will begin on Tuesday, March 10 and is expected to last between four and six weeks, weather permitting.  The work, taking place within the red boundary, will affec...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Online Library Card Application

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New library patrons can sign up for a library card by using the Online Library Card Application. Simply fill out the application, and bring you photo ID and proof of current address to the Circulation Desk to complete the process within 30 days. ...

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