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Calendar of Special and Ongoing Events
Updated March 29, 2016


American poet Detrick Hughes. Saturday, April 16th
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Detrick Hughes

DALLAS BOOK RELEASE AND READING
Celebrating the release of Goats Do Roman Villages, the 5th collection of poetry by Detrick Hughes.

His new book has received blurbs from Nikki Giovanni, Mark Neely, Laura Van Prooyen, and Lucha Corpi.

Pre-orders available now from the Nebo Media Group.

Event location:
Lucky Dog Books Oak Cliff
911 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665




A series of Open Mic stories begins!
logo Wednesday, April 20th
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
"Figures of Speak"

EVENT SUBTITLE: GETTING YOUR FEET WET
"A community of humans telling human stories."
Come early and sign up for a storytelling slot.
Stories should be true, 5-7 minutes long with a beginning, middle, and end. Beginners welcome.
Facebook Event Link:
https://www.facebook.com/figuresofspeak/
Presented by a 3rd Wednesday Meetup group organized and hosted by Jeanine B.
Event location:
Lucky Dog Books Oak Cliff
911 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


Siobhan Ni Mhuirithe April 30th and May 1st
Siobhan Ni Mhuirithe

IRISH LANGUAGE CLASS
"2016 IMMERSION WEEKEND"


Keynote speaker Siobhan Ni Mhuirithe is a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at Villanova University in Philadelphia and holds a Masters in Education from University College Cork. As a traditional music teacher she has also taught both children and adults the button accordion and enjoys playing music with local musicians in her free time.

The Irish Language Class that meets most Saturdays at Lucky Dog Books in the Lochwood area of Dallas, focuses on the language, literature, history, and culture of Ireland and looks forward to welcoming Siobhan to its annual "immersion weekend" at the bookstore.

For more information, please contact Ted Strain at 214.244.5205.

Event location:
Lucky Dog Books Lochwood
10801 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860





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Friday

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

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 Lochwood
10801 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860

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 MARA BLACK
Monday Evenings 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
"Gentle Yoga for Gentle People"
Mara Black teaches. $10 per class.
Bring your own mat.
Where: Lucky Dog Books Lochwood
10801 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
Bookstore Phone: 214.827.4860

Tuesday

WRITER'S GARRET: STONE SOUP PEER CRITIQUE WORKSHOPS
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
MIXED GENRE...meets at Lucky Dog Books, 10801 Garland Road, Dallas 75218
(In the community room next door to The Writer's Garret.)
Call 214-828-1715 or email gen@writersgarret.org for more information.
2nd Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
POETRY...meets at Lucky Dog Books in North Oak Cliff, 911 W. Jefferson.
Info: email gen@writersgarret.org

SOUP'S ON: STONE SOUP SHOWCASE
4th Tuesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Spotlights a writer from each Stone Soup group and one writer from the literary community-at-large.
Presented by the Writer's Garret and hosted by Jolee Davis at
Lucky Dog Books, 911 W. Jefferson.
Info: email gen@writersgarret.org

THE LITTLE CASA VIEW NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
2nd Tuesday of each month, from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
At Lucky Dog Books, 10801 Garland Road, Dallas 75218.

Wednesday

OPEN MIC STORYTELLING: FIGURES OF SPEAK
3rd Wednesday of each month, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Description: "A community of humans telling human stories."
Come early and sign up for an open mic slot.
Stories should be true, 5-7 minutes long with a beginning, middle, and end.
Beginners welcome.
Facebook Event Link:https://www.facebook.com/figuresofspeak/
Presented by a Meetup group organized and hosted by Jeanine B.
Where: Lucky Dog Books Oak Cliff
911 W. Jefferson Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75208
Bookstore Phone: 214.941.2665


Thursday

THIRD THURSDAY BOOK REVIEW CLUB
3rd Thursdays 10:30 a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Meets October-March. Membership: $35.
Contact: When club meets in the reading room.
Where: Lucky Dog Books Lochwood
10801 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
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 ann-armstrong.com.


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






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