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Calendar of Special and Ongoing Events
Updated January 22, 2018


Enjoy These At Both Lucky Dog Books Locations In Dallas:

Whether coming to an event like these shown below, or just dropping in for a bit of browsing fun at one of our Dallas bookstores, enjoy our dozen or so coffee varieties, tea or hot chocolate from our Keurig machine, and the several flavors of crispy cookies made by Wackym's Kitchen, as well as these very rich and tasty "cookie balls" created by Lick The Spoon Desserts.

AND at both Lucky Dog Books locations, we now sell Wackym's cookies by the box, including attractive seasonal tins in 3 sizes with various assortments of flavors. Come enjoy.


Upcoming Special Events!


Tuesday, January 23
7:00pm - 8:30pm
BYOB Weekly Book Party
What exactly is a "Book Party" ... ? Think of it as a new take on "Book Club." Essentially, a "Book Party" is more of an open social book discussion in a laid back environment.

Bring in a book you're currently reading or a book you feel others might enjoy reading in the future. Talk, Read and Share! Drinking is permitted (for those who are 21+) but not provided. We will have snacks and non-alcoholic refreshments; some free, some for sale. More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, TX 75208
Bookstore phone: 214.941.2665





Thursday, January 25
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Drink & Draw Weekly Sketch
Join Lucky Dog Books - Casa Linda and artists of the community for an evening of sketching and socializing! All you need to bring is a sketchbook or artist pad and something to draw with.

Drinking is permitted (for those who are 21+) but not provided. However, we will have snacks and non-alcoholic beverages (for purchase). More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore phone: 214.827.4860





Saturday, January 27
11:30am - 1:30pm
The C.S. Lewis Study Group
This group meets weekly and is for those who are interested in studying the thought and writings of C.S. Lewis.

Occasionally the work of other authors that touch on the similar themes and topics found in Lewis' writings (e.g. G.K. Chesterton, Charles Williams, J.R.R. Tolkien) will be considered. More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore phone: 214.827.4860





Saturday, January 27
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sylvia Rivera Book Club
This book club meets weekly except for the first Saturday of a month, and is a group of LGBT+ leftists that are working to build a vibrant, loving, and safe space for other gay and trans people in Dallas through education, self-care, and direct action.


More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore phone: 214.827.4860





Saturday, February 10
10:15 a. m. - 11:45 a. m.
Semillitas Book Club
Girls: 2nd - 5th grade. Early readers welcome.
No lists! Bring whatever book you're reading.
Fiction, history, comics, poetry, sci-fi, it doesn't matter.
We'll talk about it while we have fun crafting stuff.

FREE Light snacks and crafting supplies provided.
Meets monthly on the 2nd Saturday morning.
More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, TX 75208
Bookstore phone: 214.941.2665





Next Date To Be Announced
12 Noon - 6:00 p. m.
Tarot Readings
Come see what’s in the cards for you! Texas artist and Tarot deck author Taylor Ellis will be performing readings for those wanting to have a look at the weather patterns of their lives.

$15 per reading! (allow 15-20 minutes for your session) His self-published Tarot deck, "The Ellis deck", & other art prints will be for sale! More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore phone: 214.827.4860





Watch For Our Next Event
Coming Soon

Lucky Pups Storytime
Join us for these monthly fun family storytimes here at Lucky Dog Books in Casa Linda Plaza! We'll have books, songs and stories geared to our youngest bookworms (ages 6 and under) followed by some crafts.

Free coffee for parents and caregivers. Children must be accompanied by an adult. More info: Click here.


Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore phone: 214.827.4860




Ongoing Events!


Friday

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POETS ON X+
Second Fridays, 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Hosted by Opalina Salas and Carlos Salas
as a part of their ongoing monthly "Poets on X+" series.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


Saturday



The C.S. Lewis Study Group
Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
This group meets weekly and is for those who are
interested in studying the thought and writings of
C.S. Lewis. Occasionally the work of other authors
that touch on the similar themes and topics found in
Lewis' writings (e.g. G.K. Chesterton, Charles Williams,
J.R.R. Tolkien) will be considered.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860




IRISH LANGUAGE CLASS
Saturdays, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Language-focused discussions of the
literature, history, and culture of Ireland.
Contact: Ted Strain at 214.244.5205.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860




Semillitas Book Club
2nd Saturday Mornings 10:15 a. m. - 11:45 a. m.

Girls: 2nd - 5th grade. Early readers welcome.
No lists! Bring whatever book you're reading.
Fiction, history, comics, poetry, sci-fi, it doesn't matter.
We'll talk about it while we have fun crafting stuff.
FREE Light snacks and crafting supplies provided.
More info: Click here.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS - OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, TX 75208
Bookstore phone: 214.941.2665


THE NORTH TEJAS WRITERS WORKSHOP
4th Saturday Mornings 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
This free support group welcomes new members and
encourages seasoned writers to mentor those starting out.
Contact: Lucy Bocanegra at 214-779-0400
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


Monday

YOGA TUNE UP WITH Swami Dev
Monday Evenings 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
"Kundalini Yoga"
Swami Dev teaches. $11 per class.
Bring your own mat.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northeast intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860


Tuesday

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BYOB Weekly Book Party
Every Tuesday Evening, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

What exactly is a "Book Party" ... ?
Think of it as a new take on "Book Club."
Essentially, a "Book Party" is more of an open
social book discussion in a laid back environment.

Bring in a book you're currently reading or a book
you feel others might enjoy reading in the future.
Talk, Read and Share! Drinking is permitted (for those who are 21+)
but not provided. We will have snacks and non-alcoholic
refreshments; some free, some for sale.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


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WRITER'S GARRET: STONE SOUP PEER CRITIQUE WORKSHOPS
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
MIXED GENRE. Hosted by The Writer's Garret.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860

WRITER'S GARRET: STONE SOUP POETRY WORKSHOP
4th Tuesdays of each month, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Hosted by Paul Koniecki for The Writer's Garret.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- OAK CLIFF
911 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


Wednesday



CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH
Every Wednesday Evening 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p. m.

Hosted By Mikel Gereka, a native Basque and Spanish speaker. More info: Click here.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860


Thursday



Drink & Draw Weekly Sketch
Every Thursday Evening 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p. m.

Join Lucky Dog Books - Casa Linda and artists of
the community for an evening of sketching and socializing!
All you need to to bring is a sketchbook
or artist pad and something to draw with.
Drinking is permitted (for those who are 21+) but not provided.
However, we will have snacks and non-alcoholic beverages (for purchase). More info: Click here.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860


THIRD THURSDAY BOOK REVIEW CLUB
3rd Thursdays 10:30 a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Meets October-March. Membership: $35.
Contact: When club meets.
Where: LUCKY DOG BOOKS -- CASA LINDA PLAZA
1152 N. Buckner Blvd., Suite 105, Dallas, TX 75218
(Northern intersection of Garland Rd. at Buckner in East Dallas.)
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860




Guitar & Songwriting Lessons at the bookstores:

Ann Armstrong, Texas songbird. GUITAR LESSONS with ANN ARMSTRONG
For beginning and advanced guitar and songwriting students of all ages.
Contact: Ann at annarmstrong.net.


Jackson Eli CD cover GUITAR LESSONS with JACKSON ELI
Jackson studies guitar and music at UNT in Denton, Texas, and teaches many different guitar styles including classical, jazz, folk, blues, rock, western swing, country, rockabilly, and bluegrass...

Contact: Text Jackson at 214.566.7828






*Need a place to host a modest gathering or book signing?
We share space with community groups for author readings, booksignings, workshops, concerts, and book clubs. Click here to email us for information/terms.



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