David M.'s blog

Arc of History Quizbowl

Join your team and show off your African-American history knowledge and insight at High Meadow’s ‘Arc of History Quizbowl’. Bowl begins Monday February 22 at 5pm.

monument

Photo courtesy of Ron Cogswell

Bluebonnet voting

Come to High Meadows and vote for the 2015-2016 Texas Bluebonnet Award winner. Voting continues at the branch through  6 pm on Thursday, January 28.
Voters should be between grades 3 and 6, should not have previously voted on the 2015-2016 Bluebonnet list, and should have read five or more 2015-2016 bluebonnet books.


texas bluebonnet award

Pictures With Santa

Join us this Thursday, December 17 from 5-6pm for pictures and seasonal silliness with Santa. 

children with Santa

photo courtesy of Andrew Dallos

Aztec Dance

Join us on Saturday, October 3 at 1pm for an Aztec dance performance by Matachines del Tepeyac and stick around for Hispanic-inspired crafts. 

Aztec dancers

Photo courtesy of Corona

Special Efects Makeup Workshop

Houston ScreamWorlds’ Special Effects Makeup Artist Amalekia Sanchez will be here at High Meadows on Monday, October 5 at 3pm. Transform into any horrifying character with the makeup tricks of the masters. Special thanks to Neighborhood Centers for helping to facilitate this opportunity.

Man in horror makeup

Photo courtesy of Stephen Boyle
 

Yu-Gi-Oh tournament

High Meadows Branch Library will host a Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament on Saturday, June 13 beginning at 10:30am. Show up early to sign up. No banned cards. No god cards. We look forward to seeing you here.


yu-gi-oh card being played

Anime Matinee

Anime aficionados and manga masters, join us at 3pm on Thursday, May 7 for our Anime Matinee.

Watch your favorite anime characters involved in their signature anime behavior in, you guessed it, anime! We look forward to seeing you here.
anime images

Want help applying for FAFSA?

On Saturday, February 21 from 10am to 12pm FAFSA help will be available at High Meadows Branch Library.

Please bring:
• FAFSA Pin
• Social Security Number
• Driver’s License Number
• Most recent federal tax return
• Most recent W-2 or year-end pay stub
• Income Rec ords
• Alien Registration Card (If not U.S. Citizen)
For more questions contact kevin.granderson@ymcahouston.org or visit www.houstonfafsa.org

Fandom Fursdays

Join us each Thursday at 3pm for Fandom Fursdays. Delight in anime, squee over Doctor Who developments, delve into the realm of fanfiction. Feel a frenetic fondness for fannish follies?  Then we’d be thrilled to see you fursday. Er… Thursday.

Phoenix

You're the boss!

What kind of teen programs would you like to see in the library? What kind of activities would you like to take part in? When you join the Teen Advisory Board, you’re the one calling the shots. If you’re a teen and if you want to help set the agenda then be here for our Teen Advisory Board meeting at 3pm on Monday, November 3.

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