Irving Public Library - West

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Irving Public Library (IPL) serves a forward-thinking and diverse city, named the first municipality to win the Texas Award for Performance Excellence in 2011. The library’s vision is to be a center of the community, improving the quality of life of Irving residents through community engagement, educational events and advanced technology. Currently the system consists of one central library and three satellite branches in the north, west and east areas of town. IPL is also sustained by a vibrant Friends group that supports literacy in the community through many philanthropic projects. Irving regularly works with national organizations and retailers, cultural societies, private businesses and nearby schools to present community events, award-winning author panels and exhibits. Today the system boasts four modern community centers with state-of-the-art offerings that draw people to the area, a far cry from Irving’s first library, set up in the corner of a furniture store in 1941. The Gold LEED certified West Irving Library opened in 2011, marking a new era of capital improvements for Irving’s libraries. Valley Ranch Library underwent a 5,000 square-foot expansion in early 2014. When the South Irving Library is complete in 2015, it will replace the Central Library in providing literary events and high-tech educational services to Irving’s youth. In 2016, East Branch will celebrate twenty years of changing lives and community revitalization with ongoing enhancements.

"In The Garden" Art Exhibit

“In the Garden”, which was exhibited at the IAA’s West Gallery last month, has traveled to the West Irving Library and is now on view May 28 -June 25, 2017. The library is located at 4444 W. Rochelle

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

“In the Garden”, which was exhibited at the IAA’s West Gallery last month, has traveled to the West Irving Library and is now on view May 28 -June 25, 2017. The library is located at 4444 W. Rochelle

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DIY Black Light Painting for Teens

2 - 3 p.m.

For students in grades 6 - 12. Join us for an "out of this world" painting program! We'll make our own black light paint from laundry detergent, then create works of art with it!

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062
Tel: (972) 721-2691

2 - 3 p.m.

For students in grades 6 - 12. Join us for an "out of this world" painting program! We'll make our own black light paint from laundry detergent, then create works of art with it!

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Build it with LEGO - West Branch

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy making structures out of LEGOs, bristle blocks, connection straws and more! No registration required. All ages.

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy making structures out of LEGOs, bristle blocks, connection straws and more! No registration required. All ages.

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Library Mini-Golf

5 - 8 p.m.

Kids and families can sign up for a tee-time at the information desk and have a blast going through our book-themed miniature golf course.

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

5 - 8 p.m.

Kids and families can sign up for a tee-time at the information desk and have a blast going through our book-themed miniature golf course.

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Monday Movie Time

2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Beat the heat with an animated family film! Please call the library for the movie title. All ages.

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062
Tel: (972) 721-2691

2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Beat the heat with an animated family film! Please call the library for the movie title. All ages.

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Brick-a-Palooza: STEAM-tacular Time with LEGOs

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

All ages. Children will learn, build and play with LEGO bricks. Bricks 4 Kidz models provide a unique building theme that's educational and fun. Irving's Summer Reading Challenge 2017

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

All ages. Children will learn, build and play with LEGO bricks. Bricks 4 Kidz models provide a unique building theme that's educational and fun. Irving's Summer Reading Challenge 2017

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Meditation Workshop

Feeling stressed? Find peace within, learn to meditate and balance with guided meditation. DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation conducts free weekly sessions and workshops every Tuesday at West Irving Library

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West Irving Library
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

Feeling stressed? Find peace within, learn to meditate and balance with guided meditation. DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation conducts free weekly sessions and workshops every Tuesday at West Irving Library

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Unicorns in Space! Book Club discusses Circus Themes

7 - 8 p.m.

If you enjoy science fiction or fantasy, from space opera to high fantasy, steampunk to just plain weird, then join us for book talk with Unicorns in Space. We meet on the fourth Tuesday of

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Irving Public Library - West
444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062
Tel: (972) 721-2691

7 - 8 p.m.

If you enjoy science fiction or fantasy, from space opera to high fantasy, steampunk to just plain weird, then join us for book talk with Unicorns in Space. We meet on the fourth Tuesday of

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Trivia on the Patio

7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Adults and teens 16 and up. Do you love Trivial Pursuit and Jeopardy? On Thursday nights, join fellow trivia lovers for a friendly game show contest to see who really knows it

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Adults and teens 16 and up. Do you love Trivial Pursuit and Jeopardy? On Thursday nights, join fellow trivia lovers for a friendly game show contest to see who really knows it

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Craftworks: Handmade Cards

1 - 3 p.m.  

Ages 16 and up. This twice-monthly program is for the crafty and not-so-crafty. Create your own cards for summer celebrations! We'll provide the supplies, while they last.

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Irving Public Library - West
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062

1 - 3 p.m.  

Ages 16 and up. This twice-monthly program is for the crafty and not-so-crafty. Create your own cards for summer celebrations! We'll provide the supplies, while they last.

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