Harriet Tubman, in a dramatic portrayal, told her story of being a supporter, suffragist, and a spy during the Civil War! Thursday, February 11, 4pm. Ages: Pre-K to Adult. Performance was by B. Renda, Houston's own vocalist and actress.
Opera previously previewed: Britten's The Turn of the Screw. Date of preview: Monday, February 1, 7pm. Presenter: Ann Thompson. Hope you attended this free, informative, enjoyable program. The Houston Grand Opera's production opened January 29.
Opera that was previewed: Puccini's Tosca. Date of preview: Monday, January 25, 7pm. Plan to join this Let's Go To the Opera presentation by Ann Thompson as she previews Tosca. The Houston Grand Opera production will open on January 22.
Planning to do something different in 2010? Exercise more, eat better, quit smoking? Consider stopping by the library to pick up a few motivational books to help you keep the momentum moving toward your goal.
Workforce Solutions presented seven free seminars to help in searching for a job. Tuesdays, January 12-February 23, 10am-12pm. January 12--Resumes; January 19--Evaluate your skills and develop a plan; January 26--Creating references, cover, thank you letters; February 2--Networking; February 9--Interviewing; February 16--Resumes; February 23--Rebranding your skills.
The U.S. Marine Corps Reserves are collecting new unwrapped toys for children this holiday season. Please help a family in need by placing a new unwrapped toy in the collection box inside the library on or before December 21st.
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.