Posted on: May 18, 2017

Book Clubs for Adults

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It’s almost summertime and the kids, or grandkids, will soon be out of school. Let’s face it, after a few days, you may need a mental break from the kids. Now is the time to start planning your summer escapes. Reading is a great way to...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Discover Podcasts

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I love listening to stories, and I bet if your reading this article, you do too. When I’m in the car, I often listen to my favorite programs on KERA 90.1 or slip an audiobook into the CD player. But there are times when the news is too depressin...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

The Friends of Irving Public Library Annual Book Sale

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Is your love of reading only surpassed by your love of saving money? Indulge in both of your passions this year at the Friends of the Irving Public Library Annual Book Sale from June 1-4 at the Friends Warehouse, 3000 Rock Island Road.  

The sale begi...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Weathering the Storm: Parent Edition

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Gone are the days when a person could count on tornado “season” being only a springtime phenomenon. Unfortunately, tornadoes can occur at any time when the conditions are right, including an EF4 tornado in Rowlett, TX in December of 20...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Volunteering at the Library

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Are you looking for volunteer opportunities this summer?

Irving Public Libraries are seeking student volunteers for the upcoming summer season. High School students, ages 16 and up, can apply beginning May 1 by printing the online application, and returnin...

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