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Summer Reading Club winner!

Every year, your Duncanville library hosts the Summer Reading Club. Everyone ages 0-18 are encouraged to read at least 25 hours. Those who do, and turn in their log, receive a prize packet and are entered into a drawing for a grand prize. This year there were TWO grand prizes: brand new Kindles! Olivia and […]

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Summer Reading Club participants, Olivia Cunningham and Isabella Tyler (not pictured), are the grand prize winners of Kindle e-readers, courtesy of The Friends of the Duncanville Public Library. Congratulations Olivia and Isabella! ... See MoreSee Less

Summer Reading Club participants, Olivia Cunningham and Isabella Tyler (not pictured), are the grand prize winners of Kindle e-readers, courtesy of The Friends of the Duncanville Public Library. Congratulations Olivia and Isabella!

Duncanville Public Library shared Ben Franklin Apothecary's event.

Some of the library staff will be there!
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3rd Annual Heart of Duncanville 5K

October 8, 2016, 8:00am

Ben Franklin Apothecary

Live music, bounce houses, door prizes and an opportunity to get a great workout..... all while supporting a worthy cause! Ben Franklin Apothecary is proud to present the 3rd Annual Heart of Duncanville 5K run/walk on Saturday, Oct. 8th, 2016. (certified & sanctioned 5K by USATF) This high quality race is located in the heart of the Duncanville Downtown District and all proceeds from the event will benefit the Duncanville ISD Education Foundation which empowers teachers to make a difference in the classrooms. After the race, a concert by the Shane Bell Band will be held in front of our store with other fun activities for the family.

3rd Annual Heart of Duncanville 5K

Duncanville Public Library shared Duncanville Police Department's post.

Help out our police department by keeping your eyes open and stay safe.
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Duncanville Police Looking for Robbery Suspects The Duncanville Police Department is requesting the public’s help in identifying and locating two separate nonrelated robbery suspects. The first offense occurred on Monday, August 15th at approximately 10:39 p.m. Duncanville Police was dispatched to a robbery in progress at the Quick Trip located at 102 East Camp Wisdom Road. The suspect was described as a black male, 40-45 years of age, measuring 5’7”-6’, weighing approximately 220 lbs. and wearing a camouflage Ford hat, white t-shirt and black pants. Witnesses say the suspect stole a plastic tub full of cigarettes from behind the counter. When confronted by employees, the suspect directed them to “back off” as he reached behind his back. A second nonrelated offense occurred on Tuesday, August 16th at approximately 5:48 p.m. when a suspect entered a Duncanville Shell gas station at 602 South Clark Road and threatened the clerk with a machete. According to reports, the suspect stole money from the register and a carton of cigarettes before fleeing the scene running behind the business. The suspect was described as a black male, 17-23 years of age, measuring 5’6”-5’8” and weighing approximately 140 lbs. The suspect was wearing a maroon Mesquite hoodie with black pants. Video of the Shell gas station suspected included. Images of both suspects included. Anyone having any information concerning these offenses is asked to contact Detective Jeff Pollock with the Duncanville Police Department at 972-707-3831.

Help out our police department by keeping your eyes open and stay safe.

We now offer Read It Again Kits! We have 15 themed early literacy kits and each includes several books, DVDs, CDs, educational toys/games, and puppets. ... See MoreSee Less

We now offer Read It Again Kits! We have 15 themed early literacy kits and each includes several books, DVDs, CDs, educational toys/games, and puppets.

Kick off the Summer Olympics by taking a photo in our Olympic themed photo booth. Go Team USA!! ... See MoreSee Less

Kick off the Summer Olympics by taking a photo in our Olympic themed photo booth. Go Team USA!!

One of our librarians is playing PokemonGO and decided to rename the Pokemon after writers. One of them was informed via Twitter and had a response.

(There may have been entirely geeky-librarian dancing, but you can't prove it.)
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One of our librarians is playing PokemonGO and decided to rename the Pokemon after writers. One of them was informed via Twitter and had a response. 

(There may have been entirely geeky-librarian dancing, but you cant prove it.)

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Carla Wolf BryanThat is so cool!!

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Duncanville Public LibraryWe think so too. :)

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These pesky Pokemon keep popping up periodically. Which ones have y'all caught here? ... See MoreSee Less

These pesky Pokemon keep popping up periodically. Which ones have yall caught here?
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