Fort Worth Public Library



About Us

Great libraries contribute to strong communities and we are committed to our mission of building a community of learners, dreamers and doers. We will strive to create our vision to be your community gathering place for learning, self-discovery, shared experiences and personal growth.

All of our locations are open to the public and most of our programs and activities are free and open to the public.


Fill the Bag at the Central Library
Author Visit: Maurice Chammah
  • Meet Author Maurice Chammah as he discusses his book '' Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty'' at the East Regional Library.
  • Thursday Dec 8, 2022
Author Visit: Patrick Girondi
  • Visit virtually with Patrick Girondi, author of “Fight of the Rondone - High School Dropout VS. Big Pharma: The Fight to Save my Son's Life.''
  • Thursday Jan 12, 2023
Craft Swap Meet - Central Library
  • Refresh your craft stash by swapping supplies with your friends and neighbors. Get some new-to-you supplies to try a new craft in 2023!
  • Saturday Jan 14, 2023

Rep/Contact Info

Shelia Barnett
Regional Librarian Supervisor, Central Library
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Theresa Davis
Communications Manager
Jennifer Demas
Communications Specialist
Paul Orr
Senior Administrative Assistant
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