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Conversational English Classes Starting Soon!/ ¡Clases de Conversacion de Inglés Proximamente!

The South Houston Branch Library will soon be offering FREE Conversational English Classes!  Classes start Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 10:30 am for 12 weeks.  Come practice your English skills every Saturday for 2 hours.  Registration is required. For more information or to register please call the branch at 713-941-2385.

Ms. Monkey's Show

Join us on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 3 pm  to monkey around with Sasha, Cody & Darwin. They're three of the friendliest, most loving trained Capuchin monkeys. They will be here to entertain the children and will be available after the program to take pictures! No registration is required to attend, Space is Limited so please arrive early. For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385. 

Recycling Robot Contest

The theme for our Summer Reading Program this year is "Build a Better World!" Join us on Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 3 pm and do your part by participating in this fun, team building, creative activity.  This contest is a great way for teens to create something out of items such as bottles, cans, cardboard, etc that would ordinarily go into the recycling box or the landfill.  Prior registration is required in person at the library or by phone at 713-941-2385.  Participants must be between the ages of 12 to 17 years of age.  Teams of 4 will be created on the day of the contest and will be allowed a maximum of 1.5 hours to create their robot.

Free Lunch For Children Ages 1-18

Starting Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays the South Houston Branch Library will be serving FREE Lunch to children ages 1-18 years of age.  Meals will be provided by the Houston Food Bank Summer Food Service Program. For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385. 

Resume Workshop

Need help creating or updating your resume? The South Houston Public Library will be offering this FREE workshop to help you create or update your resume to help you find that dream job on Saturday, May 20, 2017@10:30 am- 12 pm. Please bring previous job employment dates, names, job duties needed to create and/or update resume. For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385.

Día (Día de los niños/libros) Celebration

El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Join us on Thursday, April 27,  2017@ 4:30 pm for a fun celebration! Children will be able to enjoy playing the Nintendo Wii and indulge in a delicious piece of cake!  The Friends of the South Houston Library want to thank "Mi Tienda" for donating the celebration cake!  For more information please contact the library at 713-941-2385.  

Free Citizenship Classes/ Clases de Ciudadania Gratis

The South Houston Library is now offering free citizenship classes! These classes are designed for adults preparing to take the naturalization test. Classes start Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 10:30 am- 1:30 pm. Space is limited and Registration is Required! Register in person at the library or by phone at 713-941-2385. For more information please call the South Houston Library at 713-941-2385.

Easter Egg Hunt

The Friends of the South Houston Library will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Wednesday, April 5, 2017@ 4:30 pm. Bring your family and enjoy this fun event! Don’t forget your basket and your camera to take a picture with the Easter Bunny!  For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385.  

Clase de Computadora Basica -Gratís

 ¡Venga y aprenda a usar la computadora, el Jueves 23 de Marzo del 2017 a las 4 pm!  Esta clase introduce a principiantes con la computadora, diferentes terminos y caracteristicas de la computadora. No se requiere registracion. Cupo es limitado, para mas informacion favor de llamar al 713-941-2385.

St. Patrick's Day Pasta Necklace

 Come join us on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 @ 3 pm for a fun St. Patrick's Day Necklace Craft made out of rigatoni pasta. All materials will be provided. Program is recommended for children ages 6 and up.

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