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Lubbock libraries feature wide range of summer events for kids

Provided by the City of Lubbock

Lubbock public libraries are offering a wide range of events for kids this summer. Kids can play chess, learn to knit, show off their talents or see a free magic show at multiple locations.

Chess Club at Mahon Library

The Lubbock Chess Club will meet at the Mahon Library, 1306 9th Street, on Sunday, June 24 from 2 to 4:45 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. For more information, call 775-2835.

Magic Show at Lubbock Public Library

Magician Irving Quant will be performing for children at the Lubbock Public Library. Locations and times are as follows:

Mahon Library (1306 9th Street)

Monday, June 25 at 2 p.m.

Godeke Branch Library (6707 Slide)

Tuesday, June 26 at 2 p.m.

Patterson Branch Library (1836 Parkway)

Wednesday, June 27 at 2 p.m.

Groves Branch Library (5520 19th Street)

Thursday, June 28 at 2 p.m.

Tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the library the day of the program. Space is limited. Tickets are first come, first served. This program is recommended for ages 6 to 11. For more information, call 775-2838. Free.

Teen Chess Club at Mahon Library

Join us for an afternoon of chess at the Mahon Library, 1306 9th Street, on Tuesday, June 26 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Chess sets will be provided. Beginners to experts welcome. For more information, call 775-2838.

Learn to Knit at Groves Branch Library

Come to the Groves Branch Library, 5520 19th Street, and learn the basics of Continental style knitting on Tuesday, June 26 at 6:30 p.m. Bring size 8 knitting needles and worsted weight yarn. For more information, please call the library at 767-3733.

Teen Talent Show at Patterson Branch Library

Teens going into grades 6 through 12, come show off your talents in "The T Factor" at the Patterson Branch Library, 1836 Parkway Drive, on Wednesday, June 27, 2 p.m. Please call 767-3300 to register by June 25.

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