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Coming Soon: Project Peep!

We have eggs-citing news! Project Peep is coming to the Barbara Bush Library!

In March, we will be incubating eggs, watching as they hatch and learning about eggs and chickens in fun programs.
But, we need your help! We are looking for foster parents for the baby chicks. Children must be between 7-12 years old to sign up as a foster parent.

Workforce Solutions - Making Connections

Workforce Solutions will be hosting a free seminar on Making Connections. Join them in the Women's Council of Realtors Conference Room (2nd floor) from 1-3pm for this informative seminar. No registration required.

Programs and services are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliant. Special accommodations can be requested in advance by contacting the library.

Let Your Wand Choose a Book

Staff member, Rebecca, alongside our volunteer, Susan, created an amazing display showcasing read alikes similar to Harry Potter! 

 

If you like Harry Potter, you'll be thrilled to "Let your Wand Choose a Book" for you!

Margaret is retiring!

Everyone knows Margaret Davis as she's been one of the reference librarians at Barbara Bush for 40, yes 40 years! Think how many people she has helped during that time! Well, the unthinkable has happened. Margaret has decided to retire. She will be with us until Feb. 28. 

Please help us in wishing her well as she discovers the new chapter in life that is retirement. Cards are provided at the Information Desk upstairs as well as the Customer Service desk. 
 

Green Thumb Gardening Series - Spring Vegetable Gardening

Join the Master Gardeners as they discuss Spring Vegetable Gardneing as part of the Green Thumb Gardening Series. Event info as follows: 

Date: Thursday, February 9th
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Location: Earl Elliott Meeting Room
Additional Info: No registration required. Please call the library at 281-376-4610 if you have any questions regarding this event. 

 

 

Button Wars: Super Bowl Edition


We've got a special #SuperBowl edition of #buttonwars! Help us predict this year's winner by asking for your team's button. Located upstairs near the information desk. #AtlantaFalcons #NewEnglandPatriots #football

Tax Forms + Tax Assistance

Tax Forms & Booklets are in! We have the 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ forms and booklets.

If you need additional forms/publications, they can be printed by visiting irs.gov/forms or you can order them by calling 1-800-829-3676.

Starting Feb. 4th, AARP will be providing free tax help. Tax help is on a first come, first serve basis. They will be here on Mondays from 1pm-8pm and Saturdays from 10am-4pm. AARP will be located in our Earl Elliott Meeting Room. 

Upcoming Programs

We've got some great events happening this week. From story times and book clubs to specialized programs for Teens and Seniors, we've got everything for you! Check out some of the great programs we have to offer: 

Library Cards Found!

Can't find your library card? If you think you may have left it here at the library or can't seem to find it, all hopes not lost. Stop by the library with your ID or Driver's License, and speak with a staff member. We may have the card in our Library Card Lost & Found!  

Get fit with Kickboxing and Toro!

This week we've got some great programs for the kiddos. On Tuesday, July 19th from 3-4pm, we've got a demonstration by Walker's Championship Karate & Kickboxing. Come on by to learn some cool moves! On Thursday, July 21st at 3pm, we've got Toro from the Houston Texans coming by. He's going to talk to us about getting healthy and active! Be sure to stop on by this week for some great programs! 

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