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Children's Easter Craft!!

    Please join us on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 4:30 pm for some Easter Craft activities. First we'll be decorating egg cutouts, then we'll be making a neat Holiday door hanger out of them. Recommended for ages 6-12.

                                             

BOOK SALE WEEKEND!!!

Don't miss our book sale  this weekend! Friday 3/26/10 1pm to 6pm, Saturday  3/27/10 10 am to 5 pm and Monday 3/29/10 1 pm to 5 pm. All proceeds go to our Summer Reading Program.  So help yourself to some great deals, and help your community at the same time!

Movie Madness During Spring Break!!

Kids getting a little "wild" ? Looking for some free entertainment for the kids? (other then ripping your hair out by the handfulls)  Come on down to Octavia Fields for our special movie presentation!  Thursday, March 18, 2010 at a special time of 2:30 pm, we'll be showing a movie for your entertainment on the big screen in the meeting room!  Popcorn will be provided! We'll also have our regularly scheduled movie on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 4:30 pm. So come on down and enjoy a movie with us!

Author Signing!

 On Tuesday, March 16, from 4 to 7 pm, Dr. Helen Mendes Love will be on site to autograph her book, God's Stress Management Plan.   Amazon.com reviewers rated it 5 stars.

                                              

     The Friends of the Octavia Fields Memorial library are sponsoring this event to help readers avoid, reduce, or better manage stress.

 

 

 

Teen Drawing Contest

Hey! Teens from ages 12-18- you can win a prize package for doing what you like best!  Just submit a drawing depicting a character, setting or plot from your favorite book or story to the library by January 29, 2010.  A winner will be announced on February 1, 2010 and will receive an art gift pack, including a gift card for Barnes and Noble.  We want to see what you can do!!  All drawings will be on display in the library.

Kids Driving Ya Nuts Yet?

Bring 'em on down to Octavia Fields Library!  We'll be doing two movies this month, one tomorrow, December 22 and one next Tuesday, December 29, 2009. They're brand new releases the kids are sure to love!! One is about a group of furry super heroes, the other is an indepth look at a night in a museum... so be there, 4:30 in the meeting room, on the big screen!! Popcorn and water is provided!

Hey Kids!! Need A Great Gift For Your Mom and Dad??

   Want to give your Mom or Dad a great gift, but you don't have any dough?  Come on down to our Tuesday afternoon craft, 12/01/09 at 4:30 pm.    We'll be making 3 crafts altogether, one to eat, and two to give!   First, there will be Ice Cream Cone Christmas Trees.

    Then, we'll be making Christmas Star Ornaments 

And finally, a beautiful gift bag with tag to stow them in.  

 

 

Can We Talk?

 Can We Talk is  an interactive workshop for parents, compliments of Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services.  Learn how to develop the skills you need to communicate clearly with your kids.  The second workshop is  Mixed Messages and Peer Pressure, and will be conducted on Thursday November 19, 2009 from 6 pm to 8 pm.  Register for the workshop by called us at 281-446-3377.  Light Refreshments will be provided.

Santa is coming to Octavia Fields!!

Santa is coming to the library on 11/6/09 and 11/7/09.   He'll be reading stories, and you can bring your camera to take your own personal Santa pic. On Friday, 11/6/09, he'll be here from 1pm to 3:30 pm and on Saturday 11/7/09 he'll be here from 10 am - 1 pm. So pack up the kids and we'll see you here!!

Hispanic Heritage Month

 

 

In celebration of Hispanic American History month, the Octavia Fields Library is proud to present Kevin Groover and Vladimir Castellanos with a selection of music. The presentation will be in the main library at 7 pm, on Thursday, October 15 2009.  No tickets are necessary.  So please stop by and join us!!!

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