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April 1, 2015 – April 24, 2015

Guess the Grits

Guess how many ounces of grits are in the container and win a prize. Prize will be awarded on Saturday, April 25.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 24, 2015
Venue: Highland Hills Branch Library
Phone: 214-670-0987
Address:
6200 Bonnie View Road, Dallas, TX, 75241, United States
Cost: Free

April 1, 2015 – April 30, 2015

True Grit Scavenger Hunt

Complete the hunt anytime during April and get a small prize.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015
Venue: Highland Hills Branch Library
Phone: 214-670-0987
Address:
6200 Bonnie View Road, Dallas, TX, 75241, United States
Cost: Free

April 1, 2015 – April 30, 2015

Big D Reads Big Book Check-Out

Check out 10 books during Big D Reads and get a prize.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015
Venue: Dallas West Branch Library
Address:
2332 Singleton Blvd., Dallas, TX, 75212, United States
Cost: Free

April 1, 2015 – April 30, 2015

Grit Display

Check out highlights from the book True Grit, and get some great grits recipes.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015
Venue: Highland Hills Branch Library
Address:
6200 Bonnie View Road, Dallas, TX, 75241, United States
Cost: Free

Paint the Town Well-Read

We’ll kick off a month of citywide reading with a little help from our friends downtown. We’re going to Paint the Town Well-Read and spread the message that Dallas is reading together by having the downtown buildings go red. Snap a picture of the skyline, post it with #gotgrit, and the person with the best photo will get a prize.

Date: April 1, 2015
Venue: Downtown
Address:
Dallas, TX, United States
Cost: Free

April 1, 2015 – April 30, 2015

True Grit Display

Check out artifacts of the Western life and movie trivia as part of Big D Reads.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015
Venue: Grauwyler Park Branch Library
Phone: 214-671-1447
Address:
2146 Gilford St., Dallas, TX, 75235, United States
Cost: Free

April 1, 2015 – April 30, 2015

True Grit Display

Check out a display of themes and highlights from the book and movie versions of True Grit.

Start: April 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015
Venue: North Oak Cliff Branch Library
Phone: 214-670-7555
Address:
302 W. Tenth St., , Dallas, TX, 75208, United States
Cost: Free

Big D Reads True Grit Craft-time

Make Western-themed crafts to tie-in to True Grit.

Start: April 1, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 1, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: North Oak Cliff Branch Library
Phone: 214-670-0987
Address:
302 W. Tenth St.,, Dallas, TX, 75208, United States
Cost: Free

April 2, 2015

Storytime and Crafts With a Western Theme

Join us as we discuss True Grits with storytime and crafts.

Start: April 2, 2015 11:00 am
End: April 2, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Highland Hills Branch Library
Phone: 214-670-0987
Address:
6200 Bonnie View Road, Dallas, TX, 75241, United States
Cost: Free

April 4, 2015

Library Jamboree: The Wild, Wild West

Join us for stories around the campfire, followed by crafts, games, and other fun activities as we celebrate the wild, wild West in conjunction with True Grit.

Start: April 4, 2015 11:00 am
End: April 4, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, Children's Center
Address:
1515 Young Street, Dallas, TX, 75201, United States
Cost: Free