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Libraries Rock - Independence Concert

Let's celebrate America's 242nd birthday with a concert at the Maud Marks Library at 2 pm on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Rainey Weber and her string quartet will be playing a patriotic concert in honor of our nation's birthday. Celebrate your national pride and join us. The original date for the concert was Saturday, July 7, but it had to be rescheduled. Remember, we close early at 5 pm on Tuesday, July 3, and we are closed for the 4th of July. We will reopen at 10 am on Thursday, July 5, 2018. Have a safe and Happy 4th of July. 

The First Week of July @ The Little Blue Library

It is the week of The 4th of July, and we will be closed in observance of Independence Day, on Wednesday, but we still have a busy week in store for you at The Little Blue Library.   Monday is Story Time in the Gardens @ 10:30 am.  The subject this week will be Trees.  Kids Café’ will be provided Mon, Tue, Thurs, and Friday this week from noon to 1 pm.  Thursday is another wonderful teen program for 7 continents 7 instruments.  This week will be Asia.  They will be making an instrument that has existed for a thousand years.  It is a Dizi.  Friday will be another fun filled family day from 9 am to 3 pm.  Come play Pokémon Go & Geocaching.  You will see the wonderful gardens, maybe learn something new, and have a lot of fun.  Do not

The Page Turners

operation mincemeatTitle to be discussed: Operation Mincemeat: how a dead man and a bizarre plan fooled the Nazis and assured an allied victory by Ben Macintyre.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, July 10, 2018.  Summary: From the acclaimed author of "Agent Zigzag" comes an extraordinary account of the most successful and strangest deception of World War II.  Unveiling never-before-released material, Ben Macintyre weaves the near-impossible feats of intelligence officers and spies into a riveting adventure that not only saved thousands of lives but paved the way for a pivotal battle in Sicily and, ultimately, Allied success in the war.

COMING YOUR WAY! String Instrument Workshop

The Kingwood Branch Library invites you to join us for a two-hour String Instument Workshop on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 2 pm. Our guest, Master Luthier, Geoff Ugent will demonstrate how string instruments are made along with a live music demo. This is a free event and no registration is required.  Refreshments (while supplies last) are compliments of F.O.L.K

For more information please call Kingwood Branch Library Adult Services at 832-927-7830, or email us at kw@hcpl.net

 

SSSSSnakes in the Children's Library!

  This Monday, July 2nd at 3pm, Snakes will be at the Library! Texas Snakes & More will be in the Children's Area with snakes and other small reptiles found in Texas! Kids young and old (along with their parents) will have an opportunity to learn all about these slithery creatures. This program requires tickets to attend. They are FREE and available 45 minutes prior to the start time in the Children's Area. Ssssssee you then!

Talk It Up! "Love and Other Consolation Prizes"

You are invited to a lively and enriching book discussion. Join us July 16, 2018, at 7 pm for Talk It Up! Book Discussion. This month’s discussion is “Love and Other Consolations Prizes” by Jamie Ford. A half-Chinese orphan whose mother sacrificed everything to give him a better chance is raffled off as a prize at Seattle's 1909 World's Fair, only to land in the ownership of the madam of a notorious brothel where he finds friendship and opportunities, in a story based on true events.

Refreshments are compliments of F.O.L.K.  For more information on how you can be a part of the Kingwood Library Book Club, please call Adult Services at 832-927-7830, or email us at kw@hcpl.net.

Teen CD Scratch Art

Make art with old CD’s on Monday, July 2, at 1:30 PM in the Teen Room. All supplies will be provided. 

For teens and tweens entering grades 6-12. For more info, call the library at 832-927-7830 or email kwteens@hcpl.net. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Summer is heating up at Evelyn Meador Library

July is looking amazing. On top of the library staff planned programs we have these awesome programs coming up in the next two weeks:
Look for familiar faces at the July 4th Kids Parade at the Rex Meador Park starting at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Miss Nancy and Miss Susan will be at the Harris County table with lots of give a ways.  In celebration of America’s Birthday, we will have Rocket’s Red Glare on 7/2 at 2 pm and 7/3 Baking Soda Bottle Rockets starting at 3:00 pm.  Continue reading for summer reading program and earn cool prizes. 

 

 

Crosby Kids Rock SRP!

Summer is the best time to read for fun and prizes!  Here at the library, free books, inflatable guitars, and medals have been flying off the shelves.  Kids also earn a musical note for each award level they achieve.  Look at the beautiful display children have made possible.  Want to see your name on the wall?  Or earn a chance to win a fabulous prize pack?  It's not to late to register for the Summer Reading Program and start tracking your summer reading and activities.  All ages are welcome!

July 02-07 Events at Octavia Fields

Family Movie - MON July 2 @ 2
Family Movie with fresh popcorn provided by Movie Tavern Deerbrook.

Mary Poppins
© Walt Disney 1964
G 140 minutes

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 7/2/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
 

 


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