Upcoming Events for Children:

  • Table Top Games
    Dates: 03 May – 01 Jun, 2016
    All ages, come play a variety of table top games.

    Mondays at 3:30 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403
  • Petting Zoo
    Dates: 31 – 31 May, 2016

    Come pet animals from Whitney’s Exotic Ranch.  Outdoor event for ages 10 and under.

    9:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Emancipation and Its Legacies
    Dates: 31 May – 27 Jun, 2016

    The traveling exhibition was developed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in partnership with the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and is curated by David Blight, Professor of American History at Yale University.  It will be on display at Patterson, during library hours, until June 27th. All ages.

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • South Plains Wildlife
    Dates: 31 – 31 May, 2016

    Enjoy local wildlife.  Limited seating.  Tickets are required.  Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program.  Ages 12 and under

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Avenue
    Lubbock, TX 79424

  • Summer Cinema
    1306 9th Street | Dates: 02 – 02 Jun, 2016
    Join us for a variety of children’s movies this summer. Call 775-2838 for titles. 
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. 
    Space is limited.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Magic with Harlin Rhoades (Mahon)
    1306 9th Street | Dates: 06 – 06 Jun, 2016
    Join us for an entertaining magic show.
    Ages 3 to 11.

    11:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


     
  • Magic with Harlin Rhoades (Patterson)
    1836 Parkway Drive | Dates: 06 – 06 Jun, 2016
    Join us for an entertaining magic show.
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program.
    Ages 3 to 11.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

     
  • Magic with Harlin Rhoades (Groves)
    5520 19th Street | Dates: 07 – 07 Jun, 2016
    Join us for an entertaining magic show.
    Ages 3 to 11. 

    11:00 AM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


     
  • Magic with Harlin Rhoades (Godeke)
    5034 Frankford Ave | Dates: 07 – 07 Jun, 2016
    Join us for a entertaining magic show.
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program.
    Ages 3 to 11.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424


     
  • Toddler Talent Show
    Dates: 08 – 08 Jun, 2016
    Come show off your talent. Ages 2 to 6

    10:00 AM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424


     
  • Smokey Bear Wildfire Prevention
    Dates: 08 – 08 Jun, 2016

    Texas A&M Forest Service is bringing Smokey Bear to teach us how to prevent forest fires. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 12 and under. 

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

     
  • Summer Cinema
    1306 9th Street | Dates: 08 – 08 Jun, 2016
    Join us for a variety of children’s movies this summer. Call 775-2838 for titles. 
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. 
    Space is limited.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Music with Andy Mason (Mahon)
    Dates: 13 – 13 Jun, 2016

    Sing along with singer/songwriter Andy Mason...because everyone loves pizza. Ages 3 to 10.

    11:00 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Music with Andy Mason (Patterson)
    Dates: 13 – 13 Jun, 2016

    Sing along with singer/songwriter Andy Mason...because everyone loves pizza. Ages 3 to 10. Tickets required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Space is limited.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Music with Andy Mason (Groves)
    Dates: 14 – 14 Jun, 2016
    Sing along with singer/songwriter Andy Mason...because everyone loves pizza. Ages 3 to 10.

    11:00 AM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Music with Andy Mason (Godeke)
    Dates: 14 – 14 Jun, 2016
    Sing along with singer/songwriter Andy Mason...because everyone loves pizza. Ages 3 to 10. Tickets required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Space is limited.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424

  • Around the World with Music (Mahon)
    Dates: 15 – 15 Jun, 2016
    In this program for ages 3 and up, we bring together stories and music from around the world. Presented by the Caerus Ensemble.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


     
  • South Plains Pup Patrol
    Dates: 15 – 15 Jun, 2016

    Come learn about bite prevention and how to be a responsible pet owner! Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 12 and under.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Around the World with Music (Godeke)
    Dates: 16 – 16 Jun, 2016
    In this program for ages 3 and up, we bring together stories and music from around the world. Presented by the Caerus Ensemble. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program.

    10:30 AM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424


     
  • Kidz Science (Mahon)
    Dates: 20 – 20 Jun, 2016
    Join us for cool science experiments with Dr. Ben. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Seating is limited. Ages 4 to 12.

    12:30 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


     
  • Kidz Science (Patterson)
    Dates: 20 – 20 Jun, 2016
    Join us for cool science experiments with Dr. Ben. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Seating is limited. Ages 4 to 12.

    3:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

     
  • Kidz Science (Godeke)
    Dates: 21 – 21 Jun, 2016
    Join us for cool science experiments with Dr. Ben. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Seating is limited. Ages 4 to 12.

    12:30 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424


     
  • Junior Engineer Camp: Hop to It
    Dates: 21 – 21 Jun, 2016
    Registration for this three day camp opens 6/6. Provided by the Museum of Science, Whitacre College of Engineering, and Texas Tech University. Seating is extremely limited. Grades 2 to 5 only. Dates: Tuesday, June 21; Wednesday, June 22; Thursday, June 23. Call 767-3300 to register.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Kidz Science (Groves)
    Dates: 21 – 21 Jun, 2016
    Join us for cool science experiments with Dr. Ben. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Seating is limited. Ages 4 to 12.

    3:00 PM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


     
  • Summer Cinema
    1306 9th Street | Dates: 22 – 22 Jun, 2016
    Join us for a variety of children’s movies this summer. Call 775-2838 for titles. 
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. 
    Space is limited.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • The Hampstead Stage Company Presents "The Wizard of Oz"
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2016
    Enjoy a performance of this classic tale by a nationally-touring theater group. Ages 4 to 14. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library when it opens on the day of the program.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Ready to Read
    Dates: 25 – 25 Jun, 2016

    East Lubbock Promise Neighborhood hosts this great storytime for families with children 5 and under. Each child will receive a snack bag and a book to take home!

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Becoming a Hero with Pittman's Academy of Martial Arts
    Dates: 27 – 27 Jun, 2016
    Self-defense demonstration by Pittman's Academy of Martial Arts for ages 4 to 12. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program.

    10:30 AM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • Rainforest Animals
    Dates: 27 – 27 Jun, 2016
    Meet some rainforest animals, presented by the Science Spectrum. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 4 to 12.

    1:00 PM & 2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Family LEGO night
    Dates: 27 – 27 Jun, 2016
    Let’s build something! We will supply LEGO pieces or you can bring your own. All ages.
      
    6:30 PM

    Groves Branch Library

    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407

  • Creepy Crawlers
    Dates: 28 – 28 Jun, 2016
    Meet insects and arachnids, presented by the Science Spectrum. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 4 to 12.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424


     
  • Desert Animals
    Dates: 29 – 29 Jun, 2016
    Meet desert-dwelling animals, presented by the Science Spectrum. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 4 to 12.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

     
  • Summer Cinema
    1306 9th Street | Dates: 29 – 29 Jun, 2016
    Join us for a variety of children’s movies this summer. Call 775-2838 for titles. 
    Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. 
    Space is limited.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Reptiles
    Dates: 30 – 30 Jun, 2016
    Meet some reptiles, presented by the Science Spectrum. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Ages 4 to 12.

    1:00 PM & 2:00 PM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407