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January 2018 - New and On-Going Programs


Dripping Springs Community Library

january snowmanDripping Springs Community Library
501 Sportsplex Drive
Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Phone:  512-858-7825

Quick Links:
Website: www.dscl.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/DrippingSpringsCommunityLibrary/
Library Catalog: https://drippingsprings.biblionix.com/catalog
Online Resources Available 24/7 by Logging on to Your Account



The Library will be closed January 1st and 15th



Interested In Learning How To Use Excel Spreadsheets?


Email adultservices@dscl.org with what you would like to learn about Microsoft Excel, and we'll create a class!

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Online Resource of the Month - World Book Online


World Book Online is a major electronic database provided to all DSCL members.

worldbookonlineThe Student Access Point provides not only research help with World Book articles for upper elementary and middle school students, but also some interesting extras like "Behind the Scenes".

For more information about World Book Online, visit our website.


Did You Know?


The Library has free access to secure, high speed Internet and WiFi!

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What's New At The Library?


Learn a new language - now on the go!

General MangoDid you know Mango Languages now has an app you can use for free with a DSCL membership?
Discover a new language, or brush up on your skills using your tablet or phone!

Please ask us if you have any questions.


       For Teens Only - Quiet Homework Area              With Snacks - Tuesday January 9th


Teens, need to do homework or study?

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Tuesday, January 9th, 4:00 - 5:30pm

We'll have tables and chairs setup for you in our quiet research room. Try it out!



Cute As A Button


Our button machine is free to use!

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Use buttons as an easy way to promote, or create some cool flair. Stop by the front desk for more information.


Dripping Springs Lions Club - Recycle for Sight


Give the gift of sight to a child in need.

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Donate old glasses to the Recycle for Sight box in the library. Thank you community for the many donations that you contributed!



Dripping Springs Helping Hands


Drop off non-perishable food items at the library,

helping hands logo 2and Helping Hands will distribute the donations to the community!

Thank you for continuing to fill the donation box!


A Wonderful Collection of Books


The December Book Wreath was packed with your favorite children's books!

Book Wreath CaptureWe compiled the list and made it available to you on our website. Find your new favorite book, or reminisce over an old one.


Cozy Up to a Good Book During January!


Enjoy some comfy reading at the library during the winter.

linus_readingPre-school ages - Friday, Jan 19th at 10:30am during Friday Discovery Time and afterword. Bring your favorite cuddle item or blanket for some cozy winter reading.

Elementary ages and older - Saturday, Jan 20th at 10:30am let's read and share together in the Cozy Reading Circle. Bring your own book or read from the selected titles. Cozy items and blankets are welcome, and a cozy winter snack will be served.
Visit our website for more information.


Programs At The Library


Click on the links below for additional information.

  • our programsMother Goose on the Loose, Wednesday, January 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st, 10:00-10:30am (Babies to age 3) Wednesday repeats Tuesday's theme to fit your various schedules.
  • Mah-Jongg, Wednesday, January 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st, 1:00-4:00pm (Adults)
  • Knit One, Read Too, Wednesday, January 3rd and 17th, 4:30-6:00pm (All ages - under 10 need an adult with them)


Volunteer Spotlight


Spotlight on a Teen Volunteer

Volunteer-Spotlight-headerI volunteer at the library partly because it is one of my favorite places and I love getting to help out, but also partly because I like to be out in my community, and see everyone I know.
                                             - Peace

For volunteer information, click here.


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