National Endowment of the Arts - The Big Read

Irving Public Library


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801 W. Irving Blvd.
Irving, TX 75060

Tel: 972/721-3502
Fax: 972/721-8040
http://cityofirving.org/library/

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee

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Events

Harper's Bazaar - The Big Read Kickoff 2014

Experience a slice of 1930's life with our Harper's Bazaar Kickoff event. Guests will travel back to a small town country fair with food, face painting, live music, animals, vendors, games and storytelling. Tour the museums at the Heritage Center and pick up this year's Big Read title, To Kill a Mockingbird, distributed by the Friends of Irving Public Library.

Event Location: Jackie Townsell Bear Creek Heritage Center, 3925 Jackson St., Irving, TX 75061

Date: Sat, Sep 27, 2014
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Family Movie - The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Families are invited to watch the movie "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" (2013), based on the novel by Christopher Paul Curtis.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Tue, Sep 30, 2014
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Midweek Mysteries discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

Our intrepid mystery lovers will discuss Harper Lee's classic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird at this event. Guests may bring their own lunch, and drinks and a sweet treat will be provided.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Wed, Oct 1, 2014
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Family Movie - The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Families are invited to watch the movie "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" (2013), based on the novel by Christopher Paul Curtis.

Event Location: West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle Road, Irving, TX 75062

Date: Sat, Oct 4, 2014
Time: 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Christopher Paul Curtis Visit

The public is invited to meet Christopher Paul Curtis, author of The Watsons Go to Birmingham, the 2014 Big Read Intermediate selection.

Event Location: Valley Ranch Library, 401 Cimarron Trail, Irving, TX 75063

Date: Tue, Oct 7, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special "Mockingbird" themed story time for families.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Tue, Oct 7, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 7:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special "Mockingbird" themed story time for toddlers 18 months to two years old.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Wed, Oct 8, 2014
Time: 10:30am – 11:00am

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special bilingual "Mockingbird" themed story time for families.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving, Irving, TX 75060

Date: Thu, Oct 9, 2014
Time: 7:30pm – 8:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Global Friends Reading Circle discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

West Irving Library's monthly book club discusses Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird.

Event Location: West Irving Library, 4444 W, Rochelle Road, Irving, TX 75062

Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Irving Chautauqua presents: Songs of Sorrow

The classically trained singing ensemble New Arts 6 performs The Spirituals, also known as the Song of Sorrows. Refreshments follow.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Sat, Oct 11, 2014
Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Meet the Sneetches

Children are invited to a party with the Sneetches, characters from the Dr. Seuss tale about racial tolerance.

Event Location: East Branch Library, 440 S. Nursery Road, Irving, TX 75060

Date: Mon, Oct 13, 2014
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special bilingual "Mockingbird" themed story time for families.

Event Location: East Branch Library, 440 S. Nursery Road, Irving, TX 75060

Date: Tue, Oct 14, 2014
Time: 4:30pm – 5:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Movie Event - To Kill a Mockingbird

Families are invited to the 1962 classic movie To Kill a Mockingbird, starring Gregory Peck, based on the novel by Harper Lee.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Tue, Oct 14, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Heritage Book Club discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

The Heritage Book Club discusses Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.

Event Location: Heritage Senior Center, 200 S. Jefferson St., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Thu, Oct 16, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Courtroom Drama Movie Marathon

Come watch a day of courtroom dramas at the library. Titles TBD.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Sat, Oct 18, 2014
Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Meet the Sneetches

Children are invited to a party with the Sneetches, characters from the Dr. Seuss tale about racial tolerance.

Event Location: West Irving Library, 4444 Rochelle Road, Irving, TX 75062

Date: Sat, Oct 18, 2014
Time: 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special "Mockingbird" themed story time for preschool children, ages 3 to 5 years.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Mon, Oct 20, 2014
Time: 7:30pm – 8:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special "Mockingbird" themed story time for preschool age children.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Time: 10:30am – 11:00am

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Family Movie - The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Families are invited to watch the movie "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" (2013), based on the novel by Christopher Paul Curtis.

Event Location: East Branch Library, 440 S. Nursery Road, Irving, TX 75060

Date: Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Based on Reality Book Club discusses The Mockingbird Next Door

The Based on Reality book club will discuss The Mockingbird Next Door, the new biography of Harper Lee by Marja Mills.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Mockingbirds, Justice and Race: A Conversation

A panel discussion of To Kill a Mockingbird, hosted by the Irving Heritage Society.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Thu, Oct 23, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Hush Little Baby Storytime

Join us for this special "Mockingbird" themed story time for families.

Event Location: West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle Road, Irving, TX 75062

Date: Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Time: 11:00am – 11:30am

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

The "Hey Boo" Haunted House

Come dressed in costume and enjoy an early Halloween with candy, games, face painting and the Hey Boo Haunted House.

Event Location: Central Irving Library, 801 W. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060

Date: Sun, Oct 26, 2014
Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Movie Event - To Kill a Mockingbird

Families are invited to the 1962 classic movie To Kill a Mockingbird, starring Gregory Peck, based on the novel by Harper Lee.

Event Location: East Branch Library, 440 S. Nursery Road, Irving, TX 75060

Date: Mon, Oct 27, 2014
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

The Mockingbird on Trial

The Jack E. Singley 10th Grade legal team perform a mock trial based on the trial in Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.

Event Location: National Scouting Museum, 1329 W Walnut Hill Ln., Irving, TX 75038

Date: Mon, Oct 27, 2014
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: To Kill a Mockingbird

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