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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Bookmark Design Contest

Bookmark Contest

Show your love of reading and libraries with the 1st Annual Bookmark Contest!

Patrons of all ages are invited to participate by submitting an original design for a brand new Library bookmark. Entry forms and instructions are available at the Library's Cir...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Multiple Town Hall Meetings planned to discuss $24 million Library bond

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In anticipation of voters going to the polls to decide 'yes' or 'no' on $24 million of funding for a new Library, Mayor Robert Dye and members of the City Council have planned seven Town Hall Meeting dates, in nine locations, to offer all residents the ch...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

City Launched information site for Library in a Park Bond

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Mindful of its charge to offer information on, and not advocate for or against, bond issues before the voters, the City has launched the Library in a Park Bond information site at

The website includes Project Details, the Business Case for a ...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: February 13, 2019

AARP Tax Help at the Library

AARP Tax Help

Tax season is in full swing and AARP Tax aides are here to help!

The Library is hosting AARP Tax Help every Tuesday from 11 AM to 4 PM through April 9. Tax aide volunteers will provide free tax preparation and electronic filing, as well as help to answer t...

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Library Spotlight
Posted on: February 20, 2019

Council sends Library bond to the voters

Person putting a "vote" in the ballot box

Following months of discussion in multiple meetings, the Farmers Branch City Council voted 4-1 to ask voters to decide whether or not to fund a new Library on the May City elections ballot.

The decision came in a special meeting on Wednesday, February 13, ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

New Friends of the Farmers Branch Library

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Friends  of the Farmers Branch Library is a nonprofit corporation formed for the purpose of enhancing and expanding Library programs and  services. Learn how you can become a member by going to or visit their Facebook page...

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