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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Christmas on the Square: Free Holiday Crafts and meet Paddington!

picture of Paddington Bear

Children can make free holiday crafts and meet Paddington Bear at the Library booth during the City of Garland’s Christmas on the Square event.

Stop by the Library booth for information about library services and meet Paddington Bear from the popular children’s picture book series by Michael Bond. Visit the Friends of the Library booth for an additional craft.

5 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5Downtown...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Family Movie: The Lego Movie 2 at the Walnut Creek Branch Library

Lego 2 movie poster

Bring a blanket and attend a free movie with your family.

In The Lego Movie 2, five years have passed and everything is no longer awesome in Bricksburg. Aliens from the planet Duplo have invaded and are destroying everything faster than it can it be rebuilt. It will take all the courage and creativity Emmett, Lu...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Pet Safety at the South Garland Branch Library

Picture of a brown weimaraner tilting his head

Learn the best ways to ensure the safety of your furry friend at this informational meeting co-sponsored by Garland’s Animal Services department.

Learn about dog-safe foods, leash safety, pet sitters/boarding, dog interactions, inclement weather, and medical preparedness.

7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 12South Garland Branch Library972-205-3931

No registration required. This event is hosted by the Garland Pu...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Music, Movement and Making: A Special Storytime on the Square

Drawing of stick figure kids dancing on a green background

Join us for a festive music, movement, and holiday storytime on the Square in Downtown Garland.

Kids and families will learn about different holidays in the winter season through stories as well as sing songs, and use egg shakers to add percussion. Santa will be there!

10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 14Downtown Garland - on the Square972-205-2516

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