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Animal Services

  1. Home for the Holidays Adopt-a-thon

    December 19, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 23, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Adoption Kennels

    Come to the Irving Animal Care Campus on Dec. 19-23 and adopt a pet for only $15. Help homeless shelter pets find a Home for the Holidays!

    Animals being adopted will be:

    • Up-to-date on vaccinations, including rabies if the animal is more than four months of age.
    • Spayed or neutered.
    • Given a general dewormer and treated for fleas and ticks.
    • Microchipped and registered with 24PetWatch.
    • Heartworm tested (dogs over 6 months of age).
    • FeLV / FIV tested (cats over 6 months of age).
    • Given 30 days of 24PetWatch pet insurance (with a valid email address).
    • Given a sample bag of Science Diet food.

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  2. Affordable Spay/Neuter Transport from Irving Animal Care Campus

    December 20, 2017, 7:00 AM - 7:30 AM @ Irving Animal Care Campus

    Drop off at 7 a.m., and pick up same day. Contact Spay Neuter Network to schedule an appointment and get additional information.

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City of Irving Events

  1. Irving Arts Center Farmers Market

    December 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Irving Arts Center

    For the month of December, the Arts Center Farmers Marlket will be celebrating the holidays with additional vendors, special décor, seasonal products and holiday cheer!

    The markets are designed to replicate the European-style markets, where individuals can meet local farmers, artisanal food producers and crafts people, and purchase products in a colorful, family-friendly venue. Local foods and music also are planned to provide attendees an opportunity to dine while enjoying the market.

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  2. Irving Arts Center Farmers Market

    December 30, 2017, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Irving Arts Center

    For the month of December, the Arts Center Farmers Marlket will be celebrating the holidays with additional vendors, special décor, seasonal products and holiday cheer!

    The markets are designed to replicate the European-style markets, where individuals can meet local farmers, artisanal food producers and crafts people, and purchase products in a colorful, family-friendly venue. Local foods and music also are planned to provide attendees an opportunity to dine while enjoying the market.

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Holidays

  1. Holiday Closing / No Trash Pickup

    December 25, 2017, All Day @ Various city facilities

    There will be no residential trash, curbside recycling or brush collection Dec. 25. In addition the following facilities will be closed:

    • City Hall.
    • The Hunter Ferrell Landfill, libraries and recreation centers.
    • The Heritage Senior Center and Heritage Aquatic Center.
    • The Irving Arts Center.

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Library Adult Classes

  1. Career Help with Workforce Solutions

    December 18, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ South Irving Library Lobby

    Are you ready to set a new direction? On Mondays at the South Irving Library, staff from Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas help the unemployed and underemployed find a better job or a new career. Activities include career path recommendations based on a personality assessment, help setting up email accounts and weekly online job searches, and information about taking free online courses.

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  2. Tech Tutor - South Irving Library

    December 19, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ South Irving Library > First Floor Service Desk

    Get help with your technology tasks. One-on-one sessions are available to help you with computer and tablet basics, MS Office, Internet, email basics, social media, and computer learning resources. Learn how to use our library digital download services and language databases. Assistance provided by appointment or on a drop-in basis.

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  3. Tech Tutor - East Branch Library

    December 20, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ East Branch Library > Service Desk

    Get help with your technology tasks. One-on-one sessions are available to help you with computer and tablet basics, MS Office, Internet, email basics, social media, and computer learning resources. Learn how to use our library digital download services and language databases. Assistance provided by appointment or on a drop-in basis.

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  4. Career Help with Workforce Solutions

    December 20, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room

    Are you ready to set a new direction? On Wednesdays at the East Branch Library, staff from Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas help the unemployed and underemployed find a better job or a new career. Activities include career path recommendations based on a personality assessment, help setting up email accounts and weekly online job searches, and information about taking free online courses.

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  5. Conversaciones @ Your Library

    December 21, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    On Thursdays at South Irving Library, conversation tables are available for English language learners to practice conversational skills in a friendly and informal environment.

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  6. Tech Tutor - South Irving Library

    December 26, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ South Irving Library > First Floor Service Desk

    Get help with your technology tasks. One-on-one sessions are available to help you with computer and tablet basics, MS Office, Internet, email basics, social media, and computer learning resources. Learn how to use our library digital download services and language databases. Assistance provided by appointment or on a drop-in basis.

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  7. Tech Tutor - East Branch Library

    December 27, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ East Branch Library > Service Desk

    Get help with your technology tasks. One-on-one sessions are available to help you with computer and tablet basics, MS Office, Internet, email basics, social media, and computer learning resources. Learn how to use our library digital download services and language databases. Assistance provided by appointment or on a drop-in basis.

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  8. Career Help with Workforce Solutions

    December 27, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room

    Are you ready to set a new direction? On Wednesdays at the East Branch Library, staff from Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas help the unemployed and underemployed find a better job or a new career. Activities include career path recommendations based on a personality assessment, help setting up email accounts and weekly online job searches, and information about taking free online courses.

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  9. Conversaciones @ Your Library

    December 28, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    On Thursdays at South Irving Library, conversation tables are available for English language learners to practice conversational skills in a friendly and informal environment.

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Library Adult Programs

  1. Color Me Calm and Craft

    December 18, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    Join us for relaxing music and refreshments while you explore the the joys of coloring new holiday-themed pages and making a seasonal craft. For adults only.

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  2. Live to Read Book Club discusses Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less

    December 18, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    A book can change your life! This month, we discuss the book Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less by Barry Schwartz. This program focuses on titles to improve body, mind and spirit. Walk-ins welcome!

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  3. Color Me Calm: Christmas

    December 19, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ South Irving Library Meeting Room #3

    Take a break from the rush of the season to enjoy coloring beautiful Christmas designs during this come-and-go program for ages 18 and over.

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  4. Irving Writers Salon

    December 19, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Meet fellow local writers interested in sharing their latest work and improving techniques at the Irving Writers Salon. The group meets the third Tuesday of the month at the West Irving Library. The Salon is open to all levels of writers, whether you have a working manuscript or are just starting out on your writing journey. Readers are welcome to join in to listen and provide feedback. Writers are encouraged to bring samples of their work to share, but it’s not required.

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  5. Meditation Workshop

    December 19, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ West Irving Library Storytime Room

    Feeling stressed? Find peace within, learn to meditate and balance with guided meditation. This free program is presented by DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation.

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  6. I "Heart" YA Book Club discusses Because You Love to Hate Me

    December 20, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ South Irving Library Board Room

    This month's book is Because You Love to Hate Me edited by Ameriie. A collection of classic fairy tales and stories, from Medusa to Sherlock Holmes, retold from the villains' points of view by teams of authors and "BookTubers." 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.

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  7. Meditation Workshop

    December 26, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ West Irving Library Storytime Room

    Feeling stressed? Find peace within, learn to meditate and balance with guided meditation. This free program is presented by DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation.

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  8. Unicorns in Space! Book Club discusses Readers' Favorites

    December 26, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    If you enjoy science fiction or fantasy, from space opera to high fantasy, steampunk to just plain weird, then join us for book talk with Unicorns in Space.

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  9. Trivia on the Patio: Winter

    December 28, 2017, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Chill at the library and test what you know about this season. Every other Thursday, join fellow trivia lovers for a friendly game show contest to see who really knows it all in a variety of topics, from world history to pop culture. Ages 16 and up.

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  10. Craftworks: Watercolor Sharpie Coasters

    December 29, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    This twice-monthly program is for the crafty and not-so-crafty. Create your own unique work of art! We'll provide the supplies, while they last. Ages 16 and up.

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Library Events

  1. Library Closed: Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

    December 24, 2017 - December 25, 2017 @ All Irving Library Locations

    All Irving Public Libraries will be closed Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Libraries will reopen Tuesday, December 26 at their regular times.

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  2. Library Closed: New Year's Eve and New Year's Day

    December 31, 2017 - January 1, 2018 @ All Irving Library Locations

    All Irving Public Libraries will be closed Sunday, December 31 and Monday, January 1 in observance of the New Year's Day holiday. Libraries will reopen Tuesday, January 2 at their regular times.

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Library Kids

  1. Art in 30: Abstract Art

    December 18, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Learn about artist Wassily Kandinsky when we read The Noisy Paint Box and create an abstract painting using oil pastels. For elementary-age children, supplies provided.

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  2. Movie Time: Animated Holiday Classics

    December 18, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Get into the spirit of the season and join us for five days of animated holiday classics. All ages.

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  3. Family Storytime: Science in 30 (special date)

    December 18, 2017, 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ South Irving Library Discovery Zone

    Explore scientific principles, participate in hands-on activities and have a great time! For ages 4-12.

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  4. Movie Time: Animated Holiday Classics

    December 19, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Get into the spirit of the season and join us for five days of animated holiday classics. All ages.

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  5. Polar Express Party

    December 19, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library

    Join us for activities based on the beloved children's book The Polar Express, including cupcake decorating, crafts, a showing of the movie (rated G), and special guests the Motormen of the Interurban Railway Museum, and Santa Claus! For all ages.

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  6. Diary of a Wimpy Kid Movie Palooza

    December 20, 2017, 1:30 PM - 4:45 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    It's a two-day movie marathon of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid movies! Participants have a chance to win a copy of author Jeff Kinney's newest release in the series, The Getaway. Very special snacks will be provided, too. The movie line-up is:

    Wed., Dec. 20, movies 1 & 2, "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" and "DOAWK: Roderick Rules."

    Thu., Dec. 21, movies 3 & 4, "DOAWK: Dog Days" and "DOAWK: The Long Haul."

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  7. Holiday Crafts Extravaganza for Kids

    December 20, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    Celebrate the holidays with an afternoon of crafts. For grades K-5.

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  8. Family Movie: Despicable Me 3

    December 20, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Join us for a showing of the recently released Despicable Me 3, rated PG.

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  9. Movie Time: Animated Holiday Classics

    December 20, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Get into the spirit of the season and join us for five days of animated holiday classics. All ages.

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  10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid Movie Palooza

    December 21, 2017, 1:30 PM - 4:45 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    It's a two-day movie marathon of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid movies! Participants have a chance to win a copy of author Jeff Kinney's newest release in the series, The Getaway. Very special snacks will be provided, too. The movie line-up is:

    Wed., Dec. 20, movies 1 & 2, "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" and "DOAWK: Roderick Rules."

    Thu., Dec. 21, movies 3 & 4, "DOAWK: Dog Days" and "DOAWK: The Long Haul."

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  11. Build It with LEGOs

    December 21, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Children will have fun creating structures with LEGOs and other building toys.

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  12. Movie Time: Animated Holiday Classics

    December 21, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Get into the spirit of the season and join us for five days of animated holiday classics. All ages.

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  13. Yoga Storytime

    December 22, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    Join us for an interactive storytime as we explore stories, songs and yoga! Presented by Anietie Antia-Obong, this program is open to children between birth and 6 years of age and their caregivers. Please bring a yoga mat, as limited supplies are available.

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  14. Movie Time: Animated Holiday Classics

    December 22, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Get into the spirit of the season and join us for five days of animated holiday classics. All ages.

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  15. Tinker Time

    December 22, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    Kids learn a bit about circuitry and electronics by tinkering with littleBits, Makey Makey kits and more! LittleBits are color- coded, magnetic building blocks and MaKey MaKey are little circuit boards which allow you to turn pretty much anything into a keyboard. Join us for the fun! Recommended for ages 5-12.

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  16. Family Movie Matinee

    December 23, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    Join us for a family-friendly classic or recently-released movie.

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  17. Christmas Crafts with Peanuts

    December 23, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Join us for a showing of A Charlie Brown Christmas, then color your own Peanuts gift bags and make a Snoopy dog house.

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  18. Holiday Origami for Kids

    December 23, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    Create festive origami, just in time for the holidays. Registration is required, and is open to the first 30 registrants. Sign up at the library's reference desk, or call (972) 721-2691 to register by phone. For children ages 7 and above.

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  19. Build It with LEGOs

    December 26, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Activity Room

    Kids enjoy building a variety of structures with LEGOs, connection straws, bristle blocks and more!

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  20. Family Movie: Cars 3

    December 26, 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Enjoy watching Cars 3, rated G.

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  21. Build It with LEGOs

    December 27, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Activity Room

    Kids enjoy building a variety of structures with LEGOs, connection straws, bristle blocks and more!

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  22. Science in 30: Snow Science

    December 27, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Explore scientific principles, participate in hands-on activities and have a great time! For ages 4-12.

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  23. Build It with LEGOs

    December 28, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Activity Room

    Kids enjoy building a variety of structures with LEGOs, connection straws, bristle blocks and more!

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  24. New Year's Crafts

    December 28, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ East Branch Library Storytime Area

    Children can ring in the New Year by making festive crafts.

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  25. Build It with LEGOs

    December 29, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ West Irving Library Activity Room

    Kids enjoy building a variety of structures with LEGOs, connection straws, bristle blocks and more!

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  26. Family Dance Party

    December 30, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ South Irving Library Program Room

    Put on your dancing shoes and show off your skills as we celebrate the New Year. Join us for a fun and interactive program featuring music, movement and more! Open to kids age birth to age 6 and their caregivers.

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  27. Family Movie Matinee

    December 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    Join us for a family-friendly classic or recently-released movie.

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  28. Got Game? Checkers Tournament

    December 30, 2017, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ East Branch Library Program Room

    It's time for a checkers tournament and refreshments! Ages 5 and up.

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Meetings

  1. ICVB Board

    December 18, 2017, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

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  2. Firemens Relief and Retirement Fund Board

    December 18, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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  3. Supplemental Benefit Plan Board

    December 18, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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  4. Arts Board Finance Committee

    December 18, 2017, 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM

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  5. Arts Board

    December 18, 2017, 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

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  6. Library Board

    December 18, 2017, 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

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  7. TIF No. 1 Board

    December 19, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Solid Waste Services

  1. Hunter Ferrell Landfill Opens at 9 a.m.

    December 27, 2017, All Day @ Hunter Ferrell Municipal Solid Waste Landfill

    The Hunter Ferrell Landfill Scalehouse and Administration Complex opens at 9 a.m. the last Wednesday of each month to accommodate staff training.

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