Amy C.'s blog

What is Free Play?

Have you ever wondered exactly what Free Play Day for ages 0-5 is?  We often get that question, and it's difficult to answer.  But it's easy to show!  Watch the video below and be charmed by this amazing program that we have the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10:30 AM!

 

New Volunteer Orientation

Do you want to learn how to be a volunteer at the library so that you can get volunteer hours for school or other organizations?  Join us tonight for our next New Volunteer Orientation!  Volunteers must be 12 years old or older, though anyone younger is welcome to volunteer with a parent or guardian.  Pick up applications at the Information Desk.  The orientation starts promptly at 6:30 pm, so please be on time!

It's a Holly Jolly Time of Year

 

Ho, ho, ho!  Join us for a very special Holly Jolly Preschool Storytime all about Santa on Tuesday, December 18th at 10:30 AM!  In case you’re not able to make it to hear the stories in time, you can look for these books at your local library or request them to come specially for you if they are checked out!

It's Gingerbread Time!

Gingerbead houseIt’s that time of year where gingerbread houses, gingerbread men, and the smell of gingerbread dominate!  Join us for a special Preschool Storytime all about Gingerbread at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, December 11th.  If you’re not able to make it for the program, here are some great children’s books about gingerbread that you can request!

Bear Creek Librarians Complete Glow Run 5k!

Glow RunOn Saturday, December 1st our librarians took part in the Glow Run 5k at Sam Houston Race Park!  Everyone completed the course and glowed the entire time.  If you’d like to learn more about how to train to be a runner, try some of the following titles:

Saturday @ the Movies

Join us this Saturday at 2:00 PM for Saturday @ the Movies!  We will be showing a recently released DVD title.  Call the branch for title and rating information.

Bear Creek Book Club

The Bear Creek Book Club will meet on Wednesday, November 7th at 7:00 PM in the magazine area.  They will be discussing the book Secret Daughter by Shilpi Somaya Gowda.  The book selection for December is Heart and Soul by Maeve Binchy.

Keep Your Fruit Toasty!

Apple CozyBrrr, it’s cold outside today!  Keep your fruit warm with its very own cozy!  One of our creative members of the Bear Creek Knitters whipped up an apple cozy to keep their fruit festive and from getting frostbite in the fridge.  Join our industrious knitting group every Thursday at 4:00 PM in our Magazine Area.

Halloween Party!

Halloween PartyJoin us for a Halloween party on Wednesday, October 31st from 3:00-5:00 PM.  We will have face painting, games, crafts, and trick or treating!  All ages are welcome.  Come dressed in a costume for lots of fun!

Tutu Fun Run!

On Saturday, October 13th several Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Library staff took part in the Lady of Essence 5k Tutu Fun Run at Bear Creek Park.  All of our staff who participated completed the event!  Many members of the community (and their adorable, tutu-wearing dogs) took part.  All proceeds from the event went to the fight against obesity.  


 

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