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Computer Class: E-Books and More!

Last year Harris County Public Library checked out over 1 Million E-Media titles.  Want to enjoy the freedom of checking out books and movies from home?  Join us this Saturday at 3:30 pm to learn about all the E-Media Harris County has to offer.

Eats & Treats Cooking Club!

  Do you want to learn the life skill of cooking before moving out of your parent's house?  Or do you like making yummy treats for you and your friends?   Come out to learn how to make Any-Fruit-Will-Do Muffins on Monday, October 17 at 4 pm as part of the Eats & Treats Cooking Club.  All teens 12-18 are welcome!

Who Am I? Teen Contest Winner!

 

Congratulations to the winner of our teen Who Am I? Contest: Kaylie Reynolds!  Kaylie was one of five teens who correctly identified 15 scientists from biographic clues.  After a random drawing she won the $50 gift card to Fandango.com, a movie ticket website.  Congratulations to everyone who entered!

The Wonderful World of Fan Fiction

     Are you going through withdrawals from your favorite book or T.V. series now that they are complete? Why not try fan fiction?  What is fan fiction? Well, the answer is in the name.  Fan fiction is stories written by fans set in the worlds, or using the characters of their favorite T.V. shows, books, movies, video games, or comics.  These stories can be anywhere from under 100 words long (drabbles) to over 800,000 words long (a Hey Arnold! story by Azure129 called Learning to Be Helga).  Some of these stories are famously horrible while others are so popular they turn into best-selling novels (i.e.

IT HAS BEGUN!!!

Come and check out our Friends of the Library Silent Auction and Booksale.  Lot's of things to make bids on, such as gift cards and some brand new musical equipment from Line 6 as well as some very beautiful art. The Auction ends tomorrow at 3pm.

Popsicle Stick Bracelets

Come and make your very own Popsicle Bracelet on Monday, March 25 at 4 pm.  All teens ages 12-18 are welcome.  Snacks will be provided.

Coffee, Tea and More Now at Bear Creek!


Wordle: cafeCome and enjoy fabulous Keurig coffee, tea, apple cider, and hot cocoa when you are in the library! The Friends of the Bear Creek Library are selling the Keurig cups for two dollars and the staff will make you a steaming beverage of your choice. All profits go to the Friends of the Library to help pay for library programming.

Clay Pendants

Come to Tweeners on Wed. September 5 at 5 pm to make your very own clay pendant.  Make sure you're on time so the pendants will have time to bake!  All tweens ages 8-12 are welcome!

Study Pillow

All teens are invited to come in this Monday, Aug.27 at 4 pm to come and create this study pillow  small enough to fit in your backpack on a long field trip and lean against your school bus window and also  great for doing homework (or a card table on that same field trip!)    Snacks will be provided as will all craft materials!

Perks of Going to the Library

On September 20, The Perks of Being a Wallflower comes out in theaters.  This adaptation of the fabulous coming of age novel stars Logan Lerman of Percy Jackson and The Three Musketeers, Hermione herself: Emma Watson, and Ezra Miller known for Californication and the Royal Pains.  The trailers look fantastic and Emma Watson is stunning.

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