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Faithful Paws

Did you know friendly, furry pals will be here at North Channel Library Saturday, August 18 from 2-3pm to listen to you read to them? Faithful Paws of Houston provides trained and well-groomed dogs for a visit here every third Saturday of the month at the same time. Sit and share with them for early literacy encouragement, reading practice, or just for fun! All ages are welcome. Children's Area. For more information please call the branch at (832) 927-5550.

Jabberwocky Jake!

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading this Wednesday, August 1 at 3pm in the Children's Area here at North Channel Branch with the DJ comedy stylings of Jabberwocky Jake! This variety show will also feature magic and two lucky young attendees will get the honor of the DJ experience-you could be a guest DJ! Jake's wacky brand of positivity and incredible energy will keep the smile on your face for hours after the show...don't miss it! No tickets required. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

Summer Reading Wrap-Up!

It's time to wrap up Summer Reading-log those titles, minutes, program attendance, and reviews! Registration is still open for babies, children, teens and adults through Saturday, August 4. Just click on Summer Reading on our homepage at www.hcpl.net to sign up yourself or your whole family...You can read anything you choose and listening counts too! This year there is an app called beanstack to make logging your books even easier...Also don't forget to check the library calendar for upcoming events for all ages at https://host4.evanced.info/harris/evanced/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=17.

Challenger 7 Memorial Park: Birds!

Meet a wide variety of birds Wednesday, July18 at 3pm & 4pm when the Traveling Naturalist from Challenger 7 Memorial Park presents two programs for kids ages 4 and up. Free tickets are required for the program which will be held in the Public Meeting Room. Tickets are available for pick-up beginning at 10am on the day of the program. Some of the birds you will possibly see include a dove, soncure, and quail. Learn all about them and hear their natural music making abiilities! 

Magic Show!

You won't believe your eyes on Wednesday, June 20 at 3pm when John O'Bryant's performs spell-binding illusions during his Magic Show! Excitement and comedy combine in this professional show right here at North Channel Branch. This program will be held in the Children's Area and no tickets are required. Recommended for ages 4 and up. 

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Asian Pacific Heritage Storytime

Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a special Storytime Wednesday, May 9 at 4:30 pm when Mr. Joel will be our guest Storyteller. Hear themed stories and create your own colorful Asian elephant puppet keepsake!Enjoy themed refreshments too...This program will be presented in the Public Meeting Room and is recommended for ages 3 and up.

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Pokemon Club

Meet and battle other Pokemon gamers & trainers here at North Channel Library on Saturday, April 28 from 3-4pm.  Bring your cards and/or Nintendo DS games for fun and enjoy crafts and refreshments too...Pokemon Club meets monthly and is recommended for children ages 6-12 years. No registration is required. We'll meet in the Public Meeting Room

Pokemon is licensed by Pokemon and Nintendo.

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Earth Day Craft: Monster Planters!

Celebrate Earth Day 2018 with us on Wednesday, April 18 at 4:30pm when you can create your own Monster Planter! We'll use upcycle water bottles for this earth-friendly craft-you'll even go home with a flowering keepsake to go inside...This craft program is recommended for ages 4-12 years and will be located in the Public Meeting Room.

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Para los Ninos/For the Children: How Does It Work?

Join us Wednesday, March 21 at 4:30pm for "How Does It Work?", part of the Para los Ninos/For the Children Series when we'll explore beginning science concepts through exciting activities! Activities are developed by the Children's Museum of Houston and feature bilingual elements on the subjects of balance, sound, magentism, electrical circuits, and more...Famillies attending will receive a free pass to the museum good for at least 4 persons. This program is recommended for ages 4-8 years and will be held in the North Channel Public Meeting Room. Please call the library for more information at (281) 457-1631.  ©Vital Imagery Ltd. 2018.

Storybook Opera

 Head to the North Channel Library for some Spring Break entertainment! On Wednesday, March 14 at 2:30pm & 3:30pm we will host Bantam of the Opera by Storybook Opera.

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