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Due to the Disaster Declaration and Executive "Stay At Home" Order issued by Denton County, all operations at the Lewisville Public Library will close at noon on Wednesday, March 25. At noon on March 25 the drive-up window and book return will close. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON USING THE LIBRARY.

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Due to the Disaster Declaration and Executive "Stay At Home" Order issued by Denton County, all operations at the Lewisville Public Library will close at noon on Wednesday, March 25. All Library classes and events are cancelled through May 10. Click here for information on using the Library during our closure.

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Click here for the Weekly Storytime schedule

All groups with six or more children must pre-arrange event and class visits with the Youth Services Supervisor at 972.219.3577.

Story Stroll Storytime *Cancelled*
First Friday of the Month, 11:15 a.m.
April 3, May 1
Central Park | 1899 S. Edmonds Ln, Lewisville TX

Come enjoy a storytime in the park before you take a walk along our Story Stroll. Program is weather permitting—check social media for weather updates. *There will be no storytime at Central Park in February.

Leche Y Galletas *Cancelled*
For families with children of all ages
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.
April 7 and 21
Bennett Program Room

Families can drop in for a bilingual storytime followed by a period of family reading enjoyed with cookies and milk! A free ticket is required to attend. Tickets are handed out on a first-come, first-served basis 30 minutes prior to the program.

Elementary Explorations *Cancelled*
For children ages 6-8
2nd Thursday of the month, 4:30 p.m.
Bennett Program Room

January 9 – Game Day!
February 13 – Valentine’s Day Card Creation
March 12 – Wrecking Ball Physics
April 9 – Egg Drop Challenge
A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

Free Math Tutoring by Intellichoice *Cancelled*
For children in grades 1-12
Saturdays, 2-4 p.m.
January 11 – May 9 *
Bennett Program Room

Free math tutoring provided by Intellichoice for students at or below grade-level in math. Placement based on scores from a diagnostic test administered by Intellichoice. Visit http://www.intellichoice.org/sign-up for more information and to register your child.

Family Arts and Crafts Night *Cancelled*
For families with children of all ages
2nd Monday of the month, 7 p.m.
April 13
Bennett Program Room

Create something fun with the whole family! All crafts are offered while supplies last. No registration required. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

LEGOmania! *Cancelled*
For families with children of all ages
Last Sunday of the month, 2-3 p.m.
March 29, April 26
Bennett Program Room

You bring your imagination, we will provide the building blocks! See what you can create with an assortment of LEGO blocks! No registration required. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

Comic Adventures: Graphic Novel Book Club *Cancelled*
For children ages 9-12
1st Wednesday of the month, 4:30 p.m.
April 1
Bennett Program Room

Graphic Novel Book Club returns! Let’s meet to talk about our favorite graphic novels, discuss, what we’ve been reading lately, learn about new and upcoming titles, and proactive making our own comics. Discover the unique storytelling possibilities of “sequential art” and how graphic novelists use comics to entertain, educate, and inspire. No registration required.

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Spring Break at LPL! - CANCELLED

Makerspace Family Open House  *Cancelled*
For families with children ages 6-12
Saturday, March 14, 2-4 p.m.
The Hive Makerspace

Have you experienced The HIVE yet? Drop in for a close look at what our library makerspace has to offer! Adult required to attend with child; no registration required.

Perot Tech Truck *Cancelled*
For families with children ages 6-11
Monday, March 16, 3-5 p.m.
Glenmore Savage Community Room

Come have some fun with STEM-based activities provided by the Perot Museum of Nature and Science TECH Truck! A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

Leprechaun Traps *Cancelled*
For children ages 6-8
Tuesday, March 17, 3-4 p.m.
Bennett Program Room

Leprechauns are clever! Do you think you can outsmart these tricksters? We will provide the supplies, and you build the Leprechaun Trap. Let us know if you catch one! A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

Tween 60-Second Challenge *Cancelled*
For tweens ages 9-12
Wednesday, March 18, 3-4 p.m.
Glenmore Savage Community Room

Are you up for a little competition? Come join in the fun! A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

Free Family Movie: Dora and the Lost City of Gold (PG) *Cancelled*
For all ages
Thursday, March 19, 3 p.m.
Bennett Program Room

Come enjoy a free family movie on the big screen and watch Dora and her friends on a jungle adventure! A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

SUPA-EPIC Dog Man Party! *Cancelled*

For all ages
Friday, March 20, 11:15 a.m.
Bennett Children’s Wing

Calling all Dog Man fans! Join us in the Bennett Children's Wing for some SUPA-EPIC activities and FUN! All ages are welcome to celebrate Dog Man with games, crafts, and activities. No registration required.

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Raagaleena Dance Presentation *Cancelled*
For families with children of all ages
Saturday, April 4, 11:15 a.m.
Bennett Children’s Wing

Raagaleena Dance Academy will share traditional and recreational Indian dancing while teaching about the culture and history of Classical Dances in India. No registration required.

Día de los Niños/Día de los Libros *Cancelled*
For families with children of all ages
Thursday, April 30, 5:30 p.m.
Bennett Children’s Wing

Join us for Día de los Niños/Día de los Libros, a celebration of children, books, and reading. Enjoy games, crafts, a bilingual storytime, and more! This is a come-and-go event. No registration required.

Homeschool Art Show *Cancelled*
For homeschool children ages 6-18
April 4 – May 3
Bennett Children’s Wing

This is just for you, homeschoolers! Kids can drop off their 2D art pieces (see Youth Desk for details) March 21-29, and it will be on display from April 4 - May 3. Join us for a reception on Monday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m. to congratulate the artists! Download a copy of the guidelines and an entry form here or pick up at the Youth Services Desk.

Earth Day Celebration *Cancelled*

For tweens ages 9-12
Wednesday, April 22, 4:30 p.m.
Bennett Program Room

Join us for the 50th celebration of Earth Day! Come craft with us and learn about recycling. No registration required.

Green Thumb Club *Cancelled*
For children ages 6-10
Tuesday, May 5, 4:30 p.m.
Bennett Program Room

Discover the ways that plants spread their seeds around and look at examples of seed adaptions for movement. A free ticket is required for entry, and tickets are handed out 30 minutes before the program starts on a first-come, first-served basis at the Youth Services Desk.

Free Vision Screenings for All Ages *Cancelled*
Last Sunday of the month, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Small Conference Room
The Lewisville LIONS Club offers free vision screenings that are quick, non-invasive, and available for all. Screenings will determine if there is a need to follow up with an eye doctor. No registration required.