Mahon Library

1306 9th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79401

Main Phone
(806) 775-2834
Hours:
Monday - Wednesday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Thursday - Saturday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Sunday: 1 PM - 5 PM

Reference Phone: (806) 775-2835
Checkout Desk: (806) 775-2834
Children's Department: (806) 775-2838
 

Summer Reading starts May 25th!

Events

Mahon storytimes:
Tuesdays at 10:30 AM (ages 2 to 5)
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM (ages 2 to 5)


  • Friends of the Library Saturday Bookstore
    Dates: 13 May – 24 Jun, 2017

    Shopping every Saturday for FOL members at the Mahon Library, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can purchase a membership for $10. Only books inside the store will be for sale. The Better Books section and the regularly priced books in the book sale area will not be available.

    10 AM to 2 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Nerd Meet
    Dates: 05 – 26 Jun, 2017

    Join us for all things geek culture and fandom related. Different activities each week. Ages vary according to activity.

    Mondays, 6:30 to 8 PM

    June 5      Wonder Woman. T-shirt craft, activities, and episodes of the tv series. Teen & up. Bring a t-shirt to decorate.
    June 12    Anime Night/Viewing Party. We will watch a Transformers movie or Attack on Titan episodes. Teens & adults. Special time: 6 to 8:30 PM
    June 19    No meeting.
    June 26    Game Night. Play card games, board games and video games. All ages.

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Candy Chaos
    Dates: 22 – 22 Jun, 2017

    Join us for candy trivia, games and more. Grades 6 through 12.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • The Hampstead Stage Company Presents "Beauty and the Beast"
    Dates: 23 – 23 Jun, 2017
    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 on the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Left to Right Book Club
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

    This month we'll be discussing Love Again by Genevieve D. Woods. Copies are available for checkout at the Mahon Library.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403


  • Blast from the Past
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

    Watch the 1999 film Blast from the Past. Free popcorn and soda. Adults and teens welcome.


    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Engineering Science (Mahon)
    Dates: 26 – 26 Jun, 2017
    The Science Spectrum will be here to show us engineering experiments. Grade 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401

  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 28 – 28 Jun, 2017
    Kids ages 5 to 14, join us for "Aladdin" (rated G). Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Kindness Rocks
    Dates: 29 – 29 Jun, 2017

    Spread kindness as we decorate rocks with encouraging messages. Grades 6 through 12.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Superheroes in Training
    Dates: 03 – 03 Jul, 2017
    Dress as your favorite superhero and enjoy crafts and activities. Grade 5 and under.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street 
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Closed for 4th of July
    Dates: 04 – 04 Jul, 2017
    All library locations will be closed on Tuesday, July 4. Regular hours will resume on July 5. Have a happy holiday!
  • String Variety Puppet Show (Mahon)
    Dates: 06 – 06 Jul, 2017
    A puppet show for grade 5 and under, presented by the Dallas Puppet Theater.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 06 – 06 Jul, 2017
    Kids ages 5 to 14, join us for "The Emperor's New Groove" (rated G). Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Under Construction (Mahon)
    Dates: 10 – 10 Jul, 2017
    Try your hand at our building stations and construct crafts that you can take home. Grade 5 and under.

    10:30 AM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 12 – 12 Jul, 2017
    Kids ages 5 to 14, join us for "Mary Poppins" (rated G). Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Creepy Crawlers
    Dates: 17 – 17 Jul, 2017
    Meet creepy crawling critters from the Science Spectrum. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9 AM. Tickets are free and are first come, first served. Grade 5 and under.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Catapult Wars
    Dates: 19 – 19 Jul, 2017

    Challenge your friends to see who can make the best catapults. Grades 6 through 12.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Emoji Party
    Dates: 24 – 24 Jul, 2017
    Dress as your favorite emoji. Emoji activities and crafts.

    10:30 AM


    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401


  • Summer Cinema
    Dates: 26 – 26 Jul, 2017
    Kids ages 5 to 14, join us for "Wreck-It Ralph" (rated PG). Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Teen Glow Party
    Dates: 01 – 01 Aug, 2017
    Break out the glow sticks and join us for activities that glow in the dark. For teens going into grades 6 to 12.

    3:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401
  • Teen Board Games
    Dates: 10 – 10 Aug, 2017
    Join us for a variety of board games. Bring your favorite game or play one of ours. Ages 8 through 17.

    2:00 PM

    Mahon Library
    1306 9th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79401