Upcoming Events for Children:

  • Pokemon Club
    Dates: 01 Aug – 26 Sep, 2016
    Meet other Pokemon trainers, share tips, exchange trading cards and participate in activities. Activities will vary each meeting. Lures will drop for one hour during meeting.

    Mondays, 6:15 to 7:30 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Ready to Read
    Dates: 27 – 27 Aug, 2016

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

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Afternoon Movie
    Dates: 30 – 30 Aug, 2016
    Join us for a screening of The Jungle Book (rated PG). Grades 5 and under.

    4:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Daddy-Daughter Hair Day
    Dates: 03 – 03 Sep, 2016
    Calling all dads! Come learn how to style your daughter's hair from cosmetology student volunteers. Please bring your own brushes, combs, bobby pins and hair accessories.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Ready to Read
    Dates: 10 – 10 Sep, 2016

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

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Roald Dahl Party
    Dates: 13 – 13 Sep, 2016

    Celebrate the birthday of author Roald Dahl. Ages 12 and under.

    4:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Teddy Bear's Picnic Storytime
    Dates: 14 – 14 Sep, 2016
    Bring your favorite teddy or other stuffed animal to a special storytime. No food, please.

    10:30 AM


    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


  • Teddy Bear's Picnic Storytime
    Dates: 15 – 15 Sep, 2016
    Bring your favorite teddy or other stuffed animal to a special storytime. No food, please.

    10:30 AM


    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


  • Pokemon Go Downtown Safari
    Dates: 17 – 17 Sep, 2016
    Join us as we check out some downtown Pokestops! Start and finish at the Mahon Library. Water and sunscreen will be provided. We will drop lures when we return to the library. Call 775-2835 to register. All ages.

    10:00 to 11:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • FOL Book Sale
    Dates: 23 – 23 Sep, 2016
    It's the Friends of the Library annual book sale! We also have audiobooks, magazines, DVDs and more.

    Friday, September 23, 9 AM to 5 PM (Members only)
    Saturday, September 24, 9 AM to 5 PM
    Sunday, September 25, 1 PM to 4 PM
    Monday, September 26, 3 PM to 7 PM

    Mahon Library Basement
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

    Friday is for members only. Join at the door for $10. All other days are open to the public.
  • FOL Book Sale
    Dates: 24 – 24 Sep, 2016
    It's the Friends of the Library annual book sale! We also have audiobooks, magazines, DVDs and more.

    Friday, September 23, 9 AM to 5 PM (Members only)
    Saturday, September 24, 9 AM to 5 PM
    Sunday, September 25, 1 PM to 4 PM
    Monday, September 26, 3 PM to 7 PM

    Mahon Library Basement
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

    Friday is for members only. Join at the door for $10. All other days are open to the public.
  • Ready to Read
    Dates: 24 – 24 Sep, 2016

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

    1:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • FOL Book Sale
    Dates: 25 – 25 Sep, 2016
    It's the Friends of the Library annual book sale! We also have audiobooks, magazines, DVDs and more.

    Friday, September 23, 9 AM to 5 PM (Members only)
    Saturday, September 24, 9 AM to 5 PM
    Sunday, September 25, 1 PM to 4 PM
    Monday, September 26, 3 PM to 7 PM

    Mahon Library Basement
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

    Friday is for members only. Join at the door for $10. All other days are open to the public.
  • FOL Book Sale
    Dates: 26 – 26 Sep, 2016
    It's the Friends of the Library annual book sale! We also have audiobooks, magazines, DVDs and more.

    Friday, September 23, 9 AM to 5 PM (Members only)
    Saturday, September 24, 9 AM to 5 PM
    Sunday, September 25, 1 PM to 4 PM
    Monday, September 26, 3 PM to 7 PM

    Mahon Library Basement
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

    Friday is for members only. Join at the door for $10. All other days are open to the public.
  • Hero Kids
    Dates: 26 – 26 Sep, 2016

    A game where kids are the heroes and they save the world! Ages 6 and up.

    5:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403