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Thanksgiving Holiday Library Hours

ThanksgivingWe will be closed Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 27, 28, 29 and 30 in observance of Thanksgiving.  We will reopen on Monday, December 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm.

We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!

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December Computer Classes

As thComputers, keyse days get shorter and colder, why not spend some of the afternoons unlocking some of the mysteries behind the “dreaded computer”?  Their secrets are not as esoteric as they sometimes seem!

This month’s we are offering the following classes:

Intermediate Word 2013—December 4
Computer Basics—December 11
Beginner Internet—December 18

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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Spring Branch-Memorial Library--The Page Turners

Christmas bookTitle to be discussed: children's Christmas picture books.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, December 9, 6:30 pm.  We will share a variety of children's Christmas picture books and compare them with the classic versions. 

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Button Battle: Greeks vs. Romans

Greeks vs. Romans:  Is this really a battle? Let’s face it, the camps are split somewhat evenly, however, in numbers, Camp Jupiter has the advantage; but, with mythical creatures such as satyrs and centaurs on their side, Camp Half Blood are really amazing when they have to be.  So I ask the question, Will Camp Half Blood stand a chance against Camp Jupiter? You decide.

Local Sights and Shows for Seniors 50+

Christmas showPrecinct 4 has sent us their Senior Adult Trips schedule for November and December, and it looks fun!  You can click “read more” to find out more or pick up a flyer in the library.  To register or get even more information, call the Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program at 281-893-3726.

Holiday Cards Computer Class

Notch up your holiday cards this season by adding personalized touches with our do-it-yourself Holiday Gift Cards computer class.   We will be teaching you to create your own cards using Microsoft Publisher.  There are still openings for the Gift Cards Class this Tuesday, December 2nd at 7pm.  If you can’t make that one you can learn the basics with our Microsoft Publisher Class on Tuesday morning at 10 a.m.  Both c

Annual Tree Trimming Party

Join Mr. D. and Ms. Mandy to trim the tree in the children's section of the library. Decorating will begin Wednesday, December 3 at 3:15 pm.

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A Great Way to Find YA Horror Books!

Here at Aldine we get a lot of teens asking for our scary books, and while we will always help you find that book you're looking for, we thought we'd share this gem so you can find your next spooky book on your own as well. Something Wicked Comes of Age is a blog two Baltimore librarians maintain as a resource for awesome horror books for teens! When you first go to it you might think it's just like any other tumblr.

Preschool Storytime: Trains

All Aboard! Join us on Tuesday, December 2nd at 10:30 AM for a train themed Preschool Storytime. We will be reading books about trains and making a fun craft. This storytime is geared towards children ages 3+. Don’t forget to get your ticket from the information desk before the program starts!

 

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