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Teen Book Club: The Giver

Join us as our teen book club continues on Tuesday, July 18 at 4:00 pm. Discuss the intricacies of the narrative. Share in the interplay of literary minds. Work together to select more great books for next time.

The Giver by Lois Lowry

This month's book will be The Giver by Lois Lowry

The Nutty Scientists Present: Ice Age


Delight in a chilling array of science experiments on Thursday, June 29 at 11:00 am as the Nutty Scientists bring you their Ice Age presentation.
kids experimenting with dry ice
Photo courtesy of Pioneer Library System

Book Club: Woman of God by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

On Wednesday, July 12 at 11:00 am our “A Novel Idea” book club convenes again to discuss “Woman of God” by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro. Enjoy light refreshments as you immerse yourself in lively discussion of the work and general social interaction.

Woman of God by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

For more information contact Sharon or Monica at 281-590-1456
 

 

National Week of Making--Maker Workshop

Join us on Tuesday, June 20th at 11:30 am for our maker workshop. Build drawing robots. Experiment with circuit blocks. Construct a dowel rod structure. This program is recommended for ages 5 and up.

robots.
Photo courtesy of Ape Lad

 

 

High Meadows visits Pilgrim's Place

Today, High Meadows’ staff enjoyed our monthly visit to Pilgrim’s Place Assisted Living Facility. We appreciate the opportunity to spread our resources and services beyond as well as within our walls. Let us know how we can better reach and serve you.

Sizzling new Summer Storytimes.

This summer, High Meadows storytimes are still going strong but at some slightly different times.
Baby Time will continue to be held on Tuesdays at 10:15 am.
Toddler Time will now begin on Tuesdays at 2:00 pm.
Preschool Storytime will now begin on Thursdays at 2:00 pm.
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, take in our Kids Café free lunch for children at 1:00, attend storytime at 2:00, and hang out at 3:00 for our Kids Café snacks.
Children attending storytime at the library.
Photo Courtesy of NJLA: New Jersey Library Association

 

 

Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament

High Meadows Branch Library will be hosting a Yu-Gi-Oh tournament on Saturday, June 10 beginning at 10:30 am. Bring your cards, battle your foes, and bask in the camaraderie of companionship.
No banned cards, no god cards.

kids cosplaying yu-gi-oh

Photo courtesy of greyloch

Teen Book Club: Ender's Game

Join us as our teen book club continues on Tuesday, June 20 at 4:00 pm. Discuss the intricacies of the narrative. Share in the interplay of literary minds. Work together to select more great books for next time.

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

This month's book will be Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

Be of one a-chord.

Learn to play guitar at High Meadows Branch Library. Beginning guitarists meet this summer at 3pm on Friday June 16, 23, 30, and July 7. Please plan to attend all four sessions. Lessons are free but bring your own guitar. 

People playing guitar.

Photo courtesy of Rick&Brenda Beerhorst
 

 

 

Mindstorms 2: Wrath of the Robots

Robot week is coming, and the automated masses will be taking High Meadows by storm: Mindstorms! Revel in rampant robotics with our scintillating sequel to robot-building this coming Tuesday through Friday, May 23-26 at 3pm. Build and program robots at your local library.

robot animal

Photo courtesy of wiredforlego

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