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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Coding Classes at IPL

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Over ten years ago, in the prime days of Myspace and Xanga, nearly all teen girls learned HTML by happy accident. We could spend hours customizing profiles with backgrounds, images and illustrations to match our interests, personalities and even our mood!...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Posadas Holiday Celebration

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What better way to start off the holiday festivities than with East Branch Library’s annual Posadas? This free cultural Christmas celebration will have a presentation from author Xavier Garza. He is an enthusiastic author, artist, teacher and st...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Winterfest is Coming to Town!

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Valley Ranch Library is keeping the magic of Christmas going all month long with Winterfest, a brand new holiday series with events for families, teens and adults! December days and nights shine bright with character visits, performances, crafts, book clu...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Library Elf

Library Elf 2018

Library Elf should not be confused with an Elf on a Shelf. An Elf on the Shelf uses creepy external motivation—a silly grin, piercing eyes, and a direct line to the man in the red suit--to keep children obedient over the holidays. By contrast, Library Elf...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Thanksgiving Week Fun

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Thanksgiving week marks the beginning of the Holiday season with school breaks, family time and feasts galore. If you’re in town, stop by one of our four library branches during the days leading up to Thanksgiving for free, family-friendly activities. Enj...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Thanksgiving Inspiration is a Flip Away!

Flipster Thanksgiving

Does holiday meal prep leave you feeling uninspired? Get inspiration from fall magazines! Don't have the cash to buy up the latest editions straight off the magazine stands? No problem! Check out your faves from Flipster Magazines for free courtesy of the...

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Irving Public Library
Posted on: October 25, 2018

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)

NaNoWriMo 2018

This year, adults can celebrate National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) at the West Irving Library. Budding teen writers can attend events at Valley Ranch Library. Aspiring authors from the region – not to mention all over the world—w...

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Irving Public Library