Upcoming Events for Children:

  • Engineering Science (Patterson)
    Dates: 28 – 28 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 the day of the program, starting at 10:00 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403

  • 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
  • Three Little Pigs Storybook Science
    Dates: 29 – 29 Jun, 2017
    Enjoy a story and science experiments by the Science Spectrum. Grade 5 and under. Registration required. Call 767-3733 to register starting June 19th.

    2:00 PM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


  • 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!
  • Three Little Pigs Puppet Show
    Dates: 05 – 05 Jul, 2017
    Join us for a puppet show of The Three Little Pigs. Grades 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9:00 AM.

    10:30 AM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407
  • 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
  • String Variety Puppet Show (Godeke)
    Dates: 06 – 06 Jul, 2017
    A puppet show for grade 5 and under, presented by the Dallas Puppet Theater. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9 AM.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Avenue
    Lubbock, TX 79424
  • 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
  • Under Construction (Groves)
    Dates: 11 – 11 Jul, 2017
    Try your hand at our building stations and construct crafts that you can take home. Grade 5 and under.

    11:30 AM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407
  • Texas A&M Forest Service
    Dates: 12 – 12 Jul, 2017
    Come learn about the Texas A&M Forest Service. Grade 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up your free tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at 9 AM.

    11:00 AM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403
  • 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
  • Under Construction (Godeke)
    Dates: 13 – 13 Jul, 2017
    Try your hand at our building stations and construct crafts that you can take home. Grade 5 and under.

    10:30 AM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Avenue
    Lubbock, TX 79424
  • 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
  • Reptiles
    Dates: 18 – 18 Jul, 2017

    The Science Spectrum is bring out some reptile friends for us to meet. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library on the day of the program, starting at noon. Tickets are free and are first come, first served. Grade 5 and under.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Avenue
    Lubbock, TX 79424


  • Restless Natives
    Dates: 19 – 19 Jul, 2017
    The Science Spectrum will bring animals native to this area for us to meet. 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

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403
  • Rainforest Animals
    Dates: 20 – 20 Jul, 2017
    Meet rainforest animals 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

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street
    Lubbock, TX 79407


  • 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


  • Hansel and Gretel Puppet Show
    Dates: 25 – 25 Jul, 2017
    Join us for the story of Hansel and Gretel, told with puppets. Grade 5 and under. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at noon. Tickets are free and are first come, first served.

    2:00 PM

    Godeke Branch Library
    5034 Frankford Ave
    Lubbock, TX 79424
  • Community Helpers: Police
    Dates: 26 – 26 Jul, 2017
    Meet an LPD officer and listen to a story. Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program, starting at 9 AM. Tickets are free and are first come, first served. Grade 5 and under.

    11:00 AM

    Patterson Branch Library
    1836 Parkway Drive
    Lubbock, TX 79403
  • 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
  • Build a LEGO World
    Dates: 27 – 27 Jul, 2017

    Build with LEGO bricks. You can use ours or bring your own. Grade 5 and under.

    2:00 PM

    Groves Branch Library
    5520 19th Street 
    Lubbock, TX 79407


  • 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