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  • Library Card 2012

    September is Library Card Sign-up Month

    Getting a library card is easy and is offered at no charge. During September, lost cards can be replaced at no cost at either Carrollton Public Library.

    09/01/2014 9:30 AM

  • Family Fun Night

    Family Fun Night at Josey Ranch Lake Library

    Visit Josey Ranch Lake Library on Monday, September 8 from 7-8:30 p.m. for a night of free, fun games and crafts for families.

    09/01/2014 7:00 AM

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    Free Fall Gardening Classes at the Library

    Jump into fall with free gardening classes at Hebron and Josey Library (4220 N. Josey Lane) on September 13.

    09/01/2014 7:00 AM

  • Carrollton Public Library at Josey Ranch Lake

    Spirit Animals Adventure at the Library

    Based on the popular series, Spirit Animals, Library staff has crafted a special event for children to team up with friends and complete challenges in a race to the finish. Sign up before September 10 at either Library location to help restore peace to the land.

    09/01/2014 7:00 AM

  • Carrollton Public Library at Josey Ranch Lake

    Fabulous Films for Teens Marathon

    Join us for a free marathon that begins at 3 p.m. and will last until midnight. Five movies have been selected by the American Library Association based on the theme "School's Out Forever—YOLO”.

    09/01/2014 7:00 AM

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    League of Extraordinary Teens

    Visit Josey Ranch Lake Library (1700 Keller Springs Road) on Wednesday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. and work with staff and other extraordinary teens to make the Library YOUR kind of place. Plan events, suggest materials, and hang out.

    09/01/2014 7:00 AM

  • Friends of the Library book sale

    Friends of the Carrollton Public Library Book Sale

    Stop by the Hebron and Josey Library on Thursday, September 18 from noon until 8 p.m., or on Saturday, September 20 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. for the Friends of the Carrollton Public Library Book Sale.

    08/19/2014 2:00 PM

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    Annual Carrollton Festival at the Switchyard Announces Children’s Entertainment Lineup

    In addition to the free rides and games offered at Carrollton’s 5th Annual Festival at the Switchyard, the little ones also can expect to have a great time inside the Plaza Theater watching magicians, comedians, circus acts, and more.

    08/14/2014 4:00 PM

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    General Election Saturday, May 10

    The City of Carrollton will hold a General Election on May 10 for Mayor and At-Large Places 2, 4, and 6. For voting dates and locations, visit

    03/24/2014 4:00 PM

  • Tax Help

    Free Tax Assistance in Carrollton

    Volunteers from the AARP are providing free tax return assistance at Carrollton Library locations beginning February 2.

    01/09/2014 9:00 AM

  • Christmas lights

    Holiday Closures; Trash Schedule Unchanged for Holiday

    City facilities will be closed Tuesday, December 24, Wednesday, December 25, and Wednesday, January 1. Trash and recycling will be picked up as normally scheduled.

    12/10/2013 8:15 AM

  • Pilgrim hat and corn for Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving Art at Carrollton Public Library – Nov. 26

    All ages, drop in at Hebron and Josey Library on Tuesday, Nov. 26 from 2-4 p.m. and get ready for Thanksgiving Day with festive make-and-take crafts.

    11/07/2013 7:45 AM

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    TxDOT to Close Lanes on Jan. 25 at Josey and Parker Road (FM 544)

    This site is updated with the latest information provided by TxDOT pertaining to the Parker Road (FM 544) project.

    01/24/2017 9:27 AM

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    Carrollton Appoints New Director Positions

    09/01/2016 3:55 PM

  • Retro Cinema movies

    Retro Cinema at the Library

    Enjoy classic movies from the '80s and '90s at the Josey Ranch Lake Library. Bring your friends! Bring snacks!

    06/10/2016 4:30 PM

  • Festival at the Switchyard logo

    Free Festival at the Switchyard Featuring 3 Doors Down This Saturday

    Downtown Carrollton is in full swing for the 6th Annual Festival at the Switchyard set for this Saturday, November 7 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. In addition to national headliner 3 Doors Down, and opening act Fastball, the free Festival offers a variety of great food, from your traditional fare of Fletcher’s corny dogs, fried Oreos, and kettle corn, to some Festival newbies of seaweed snacks, Baja tacos, and Dippin Dots ice cream.


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    Metrocrest Services is Here for You During the Holidays

    Metrocrest Services provides emergency assistance with rent, utilities, food, and other services to families in Carrollton, Farmers Branch, Coppell, Addison, and zip code 75287 who are experiencing financial crisis.

    10/29/2015 7:00 AM

  • Festival at the Switchyard logo

    Festival Announces Full Entertainment Lineup

    The City of Carrollton is proud to announce the full entertainment lineup for the free 6th Annual Festival at the Switchyard set for Saturday, November 7 on the Historic Downtown Carrollton Square.


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    September is Library Card Sign-up Month

    September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and the Carrollton Public Library wants to make sure that everyone has the smartest card of all – a library card. Getting a library card is easy and free.

    09/01/2015 8:00 AM

  • Carrollton Public Library at Josey Ranch Lake

    Carrollton Unveils Glidewell Well Curb Signage September 19

    The City of Carrollton’s Historic Preservation Advisory Committee invites the public to attend the unveiling of signage for the Glidewell Well Curb outside of the Senior Center on Saturday, September 19 at 10 a.m.

    08/26/2015 7:00 AM

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