Retired librarian, Rebecca Hubert, was the 2011 adult winner of the Summer Reading Program for Spring Branch-Memorial Library. She has always enjoyed reading and decided to join this years ReaderNation program when she noticed it online. Her favorite books this summer were Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand and The Help by Kathryn Stockett. She also enjoyed the movie The Help and felt it followed the book. She plans to use the Amazon gift card to purchase books.
The Summer Reading Program will end Satuday August 6. Now is the time to record the books you have been reading. Children and teens can pick up their certificates and prizes through the end of the day Saturday. We hope you have enjoyed reading and will continue to read throughout the year.
Beat the heat with a great teen movie at the library! Bring your friends to enjoy this recent teen release. Check out the poster in the library. Rated PG13, 1 hour, 44 minutes. Date: Thursday, August 4, 2pm. Snacks provided.
Fun filled science experiments you don't want to miss! Optical illusions! Come and be wowed! Date for Mad Science: Wednesday. August 3, 3pm and repeated at 4pm. Ages: K-school age. Tickets to this free program are available 30 minutes before the program.
Here's your chance to learn all about snakes! See live snakes and participate in the fun! Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2pm and repeated at 3:30pm. The tickets are free and will be given out 30 minutes before each program.
Ferrets Visit the Library. Date of Program; Thursday, July 21 at 3pm. This is your chance to learn about ferrets and see them up close. Ages 6 and up. Free tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program.
Here's your chance to show off your talent! All entries will be judged and displayed in the library. First place winner will receive a prize. Supplies and refreshments will be provided. Bring your friends and create your masterpiece on Thursday, July 14 at 3:30pm.
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.