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Upcoming Events for All Lubbock Library Locations:

  • Groves Story Time
    Dates: 01 – 29 Apr, 2015

    Join us for weekly themed storytimes including songs, stories, and crafts.

    ​10:30 AM

    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Teen Book Club
    Dates: 09 – 30 Apr, 2015

    Come join us for our Kid’s Book Club! We’ll learn about the library, book genres, have book discussions and get a FREE book! Ages 13-17

    4:30 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Kid's Book Club
    Dates: 09 – 30 Apr, 2015

    Come join us for our Kid’s Book Club! We’ll learn about the library, book genres, have book discussions and get a FREE book! Ages 8-12

    4:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • New from your library! Download FREE Music!
    Dates: 20 – 27 Apr, 2015

    Freegal Music and Movies

    If you have a library card and a computer or mobile device, you can use Freegal to download FREE music!

    Here’s how:

    1. Go to Freegal Music
    2. Sign in using your library card number.
    3. Once you've signed into Freegal Music, search for your favorite song and download it.

    Notes about the Freegal services:

    • Freegal Music downloads are yours to keep. Forever!
    • Freegal Music allows you to download up to three songs per week. Additionally, Freegal Music allows you to stream up to 3 hours of music per week.
    • Click the following link for more information about Freegal Music: Freegal FAQ 
  • Cinco De Mayo
    Dates: 02 – 02 May, 2015

    Texas Tech Professor, Zachary Brittsan, Ph.D., will be presenting on the history of the Mexican Battles and the celebrations in the US for Cinco de Mayo. All ages. Free refreshments.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Community Room
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Children's Book Week Storytime
    Dates: 04 – 06 May, 2015

    Join us in the Mahon Community Room for some of our favorite children's books and crafts based on characters from popular children's books.


    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • May the 4th Be With You
    Dates: 04 – 04 May, 2015

    The Empire needs you.  Come dressed up as your favorite character and enjoy crafts, refreshments, and activities.  Don't forget your camera.  Join us in the Mahon Community Room.

    4:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Pre-K Story Time
    Dates: 06 – 27 May, 2015

    Come join us for Pre-K Story Time! We’ll read books together, sing songs and make fun crafts. We can’t wait to see you! Ages 2-5.

    10:30 AM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Brown Bag Lunch & Learn
    Dates: 06 – 28 May, 2015

    Bring your lunch to the Mahon Branch each Wednesday at noon for the Brown Bag Lunch & Learn! We will have a different topic each week.

    12:00 PM

    May 6 – We are writing thank you notes to LPD for National Police Week.
    May 13 – The Financial Planning Assoc. of West Texas will be presenting. Topic TBD.
    May 20 – Social Media, an Introduction to Facebook
    May 27 – Social Media, a Twitter Lesson

    Mahon Community Room

    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Kid's Book Club
    Dates: 07 – 28 May, 2015

    Come join us for our Kid’s Book Club! We’ll learn about the library, book genres, have book discussions and get a FREE book! Ages 8-12

    4:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Teen Book Club
    Dates: 07 – 28 May, 2015

    Come join us for our Kid’s Book Club! We’ll learn about the library, book genres, have book discussions and get a FREE book! Ages 13-17

    4:30 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Ready to Read
    Dates: 09 – 09 May, 2015

    Families with children aged 0-5 are invited to attend read alouds with singing and games. Snacks and free books are provided!

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Writing West Texas
    Dates: 11 – 11 May, 2015

    Author Teddy Jones will read from her novels Jackson's Pond, Texas, and Well Tended with a Q&A and book signing to follow.

    7:00 PM


    Groves Branch
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Mahon Toddler Storytime
    Dates: 12 – 27 May, 2015

    Join us in the Mahon Community Room for some of our favorite children's books and crafts based on characters from popular children's books.


    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Teen Screen: Superhero Movie Matinee
    Dates: 28 – 28 May, 2015

    Join us for a Marvel superheroes movie and refreshments.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Coffee, Donuts, & A Classic Movie
    Dates: 30 – 30 May, 2015

    Please join us for coffee, donuts and the classic film National Velvet (Copyright ©, Warner Bros._

    9:30 AM

    Mahon Community Room
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401