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Ocean Magic with Mark Shepherd

Explore a beautiful underwater world with this breathtaking and colorful performance.

Date: Tuesday, June 28
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For ages 5-11 years

Space is limited.

 

Space is limited for all indoor programs; free tickets will be issued first-come, first-served 30 minutes before the program. Children must be able to sit through program on their own; adults and younger siblings will be admitted on a space-available basis

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Spring Branch Memorial Library--The Page Turners

Page TurnersTime of meeting: July 12, 6:30 pm.  The Page Turners will be having a Readers’ Choice, during which they will give a 5-minute synopsis of a chosen title for the group as a selection for the coming year.  

They invite everyone to come to the meeting to suggest a title for their consideration.

Green Thumb Lecture Series: Fall Vegetable Gardening

Fall gardenHave you ever thought about extending the growing season for your edibles into the fall?  If not, here’s your chance to find out how to grow and harvest autumn crops.  The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Harris County Master Gardeners will present their July lecture on fall vegetable gardening.  Get ready to get busy!  The days will eventually get cooler, working in the garden will be fun again, and hopefully, you’ll be ready to show off fall’s bounty. 

Place: Spring Branch-Memorial Library
Date:  July 19, 2016
Time:  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost: Free

Photo credit: www.motherearthnews.com

TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Event #2 - Friday!


TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Summer Film Festival. We will be showing films on various dates during Summer 2016. All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required.

The Summer Film Festival continues on Friday, June 24 at 10:15 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We will be showing Angels in the Outfield (1952) which stars Paul Douglas, Janet Leigh, and Keenan Wynn.

Refreshments and film will be provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

June Computer Classes

Computer flowerJoin us for computer classes in June and improve your technology skills!  This month we are offering:

Beginner Word 2013—June 2
Intermediate Word 2013—June 9
Beginner Excel 2013—June 16
Intermediate Excel 2013—June 23
Computer Basics—June 30

All sessions are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

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Pajama Storytime!

Please join us for stories, songs and fun for the whole family!

Pajamas and stuffed animals welcome!

Date: Monday, June 20 & 27

Time: 7-7:30 p.m.

For all ages

Space is limited.

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HOOPLA demo this Friday, July 8th at 5:00pm in the computer lab.


Did you get a new phone, tablet or laptop recently?

 

Do you need more ebooks, streaming music & video in your life?


If the answer is YES then you need HOOPLA in your life. You can get hands on assistance with HCPL newest digital content provider, HOOPLA at our library. A library staff member will assist participants with the download, installation, setup, and use of this service and to answer questions as well. Bring your smartphone, tablet, or other device for hands on assistance. A valid HCPL library card is required to use this service

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Man on Wire, a documentary film will be screened @ 6:30 pm on July 5th, 2016 in the Earl Elliot Room.

On August 7th, 1974, a young Frenchman named Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between the New York World Trade Center's Twin Towers. After dancing for nearly an hour on the wire, he was arrested, taken for psychological evaluation, and brought to jail, before finally being released. This extraordinary documentary incorporates Petit's personal footage to show how he overcame       seemingly insurmountable challenges to achieve the artistic crime of the century.

SHOWTIME
Date: July 5th, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Earl Elliot Room (1st floor)
Rating: PG-13

Classic Film "The Grapes of Wrath" @ 10 AM

Join us on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10 a.m. to watch the classic film “The Grapes of Wrath” © 20th Century Fox, based on the novel by John Steinbeck and Winner of 2 Academy Awards starring Henry Fonda. A story about the migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression.

All Kingwood Senior Adult Programs events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK). Please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804 for further information.

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