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Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminars Are Back!

 The Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminars have returned to the library. Come in and learn how to improve your resume and cover letter through highlighting your skills.

Senior Classic Movie

September 5 @10:00 We will show a film from based on a book by Agatha Christie starring Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich and Elsa Lanchester and directed by Billy Wilder.“A man is accused of murdering his wealthy woman friend in order to secure his inheritance. The defendant's wife stuns the courtroom by giving testimony against her husband. The web is finally unwoven in a shocking, chilling conclusion.”

Afternoon Book Club

Afternoon Book club will discuss  "The Same Kind of Different as Me" by Ron Hall and Denver Moore.
The meeting will be held in the Earl Elliott Room on Thursday and the WCR on Friday. The book club meets on the 4th Thursday/Friday of the month. Please feel free to attend either session.  The September selection is Life After Life by Kate Atkinson.

Green Magazine Exchange Center

The Barbara Bush Branch Library has a place for your recent, but used, magazines. Bring in your old magazines to share with others. Please bring only magazines published in 2012 or 2013. Feel free to take as many as you bring in (or more). The rack is at the top of the stairs on the 2nd floor of the library. The library is at 6817 Cypresswood Drive in Spring.

Kindle E-Book Demo at the Library

Did you purchase a Kindle recently? If you have a Kindle, Kindle Fire, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch or Kindle Paperwhite you can download e-books from the Harris County Public Library’s Digital Media Catalog. Come to the session August 12th at 11:00 to learn how to download E-Books to your device. The Kindle demo will be held in the 2nd floor Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

Knitting/Crocheting Group at Library on Fridays @ 12:30

Come and Knit or crochet with friends at the Barbara Bush Branch Library on Fridays from 12:30-2:30.  

We make lap blankets for Vets at the V.A. and Chemo Caps for patients at M.D. Anderson. You can also work on your own project and make new friends. The Barbara Bush Branch Library’s address is 6817 Cypresswood Drive in Spring. 

Yoga for Stress Relief

Certified yoga instructor, Linda Popinksi, offers this free class every Thursday from 12:00-1:00 in the Earl Elliott Room at the Barbara Bush Branch Library, 6817 Cypresswood Drive in Spring. Both men and women are welcome. Bring your own yoga mat and a beach towel.

Genealogy Database Demo

Would you like to check out your heritage? Need to consult the U.S. Census? Come and learn how to use HeritageQuest and at our Genealogical Research Database Demo on Tuesday, July 22 @ 11:00 AM in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

Senior Classic Movie Morning

Come and watch a movie from the "good old days". 
July 11 – Movie from 1947 starring Cary Grant, Shirley Temple and Myrna Loy.

Library Day at Whole Foods Market

Friday, June 27, 8 am--10 pm is Library Day at Whole Foods Market at 10133 Louetta Road, located near SH 249.

The Barbara Bush Library Friends have been selected to participate in the Market's Grand Opening and will receive 1% of the proceeds from the store's sales on this day.

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