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Fizz, Boom, Non-Toxic Band Children's Music Concert

Join us in the Children's area on Monday, July 28th 3:00 pm to dance and sing along with a live music concert by the Non-Toxic Band. This FREE performance by Joe Romano and Susan Elliott, former Sesame Street singers and song-writers will be upbeat, interactive and engaging. All ages are welcome. Please call 832-559-4235 for more information.

Wacky Science

Wacky ScienceAward winning show with more that just whiz, bang and poof! Presented by Mick Corley.  Science at its most fun!  Date: Tuesday, July 29, 3:00pm, ages 5 and up.  50 tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the show.  Children must be able to sit through the program without a parent present.

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Spring Branch Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

PompeiiTitle to be discussed: Pompeii, by Robert Harris.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, Aug. 12, 6:30pm.  Summary: When the aqueduct that brings fresh water to thousands of people around the bay of Naples fails, Roman engineer Marius Primus heads to the slopes of Mount Vesuvius to investigate, only to come face to face with an impending catastrophe.

 

July Computer Classes

Computer ClassReserve your space now.

Beginner Word, Thursday July 10, 3:30pm; Intermediate Word, Thursday July 17, 3:30pm; Beginner Excel, Thursday July 24, 4:00pm; Intermediate Excel, Thursday July 31, 3:30pm. 

Register at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

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Ice Cream Party

It's time to cool off with some ice cream and toppings.  Join us in the library meeting room on Thursday, July 21, 2:30 -3:30 p.m.  For children of all ages.

Westerns: Adult Genre Challenge #3

If you’re taking our Genre Challenge this is your opportunity to experience the uniquely American genre of Westerns.  Westerns started out as “dime novels” in the mid-19th century. Classic stories and writers helped invent how we imagine the Old West. The typical Western hero is the loner who rides into town, cleans things up, and rides out again.

Snakes in the Library

A live snake program will be presented by Thomas "The Snakeman" Davis of Barmolly's Place. Come learn more about our reptilian friends Thursday, July 31 at 2:00 pm.  This program is recommended for children 6 and older and has been funded by the Friends of the La Porte Library. Sorry we cannot accommodate day care groups.

 

Book Hunters in Brief #32: Warriors

Book Hunters in Brief GraphicErin Hunter’s Warriors series is great, but there are, unfortunately, a finite number of installments, so sooner or later, you catch up to the author.

Mini-Comicon!

In celebration of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie release Aug. 1 our teen time will be turning into a mini-comicon this Monday @ 3.    Crafts, trivia and general geekiness will abound.  All teens 12-18 are welcome.

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