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Trick or Treat@N.Channel Branch!

Are you looking for some spooky Halloween Fun? Then wear your costume and join us here at North Channel Library on Thursday, October 29 at 4:30 for a special Puppet Pizzazz! Halloween themed shadow & giant puppetry show for all ages...We'll finish up with a costume parade around the stacks and through the library, and there will be candy  treats too! If you are a Tween (ages 10-12 years) please join us this Wednesday, October 28 for Halloween Games at 4:30pm. Please call (281) 457-1631 for details.

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We're Going Batty at N.Channel Storytime!

 Are you ready for Halloween? Hear all about creepy bats & spooky spiders this week...Preschool Storytime is a weekly program, every Tuesday at 1:30 pm, for children 3 -6 years and their parents or care-givers that encourages pre-literacy . Are your children younger? Then join us for Toddler Time (recommended for 18 months to 3 years),every Tuesday at 10:30 am, or Baby Time (recommended for ages 0 -18 months) every Thursday at 10:30 am...It's never too early to encourage pre-literacy! Groups please call the North Channel Branch  at (281) 457-1631.

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Steam Camp:

Do you ever find yourself asking, "How Does it Work?" Find out at this week's STEAM Camp/Family Night Monday evening from 6-7pm when we'll discover and explore the science behind magnets, catapults and kazoos too! The activities were developed by the Children's Museum, as part of the Children/Para los Ninos series, with bilingual instructions for ages 6 and up. Don't miss this fun and exciting parent/child workshop!

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STEAM Camp: 3-D Printing!


Would you like to see a 3-D printer in action? Then drop by North Channel Branch this evening, Monday September 28 at 6pm for STEAM Camp! It's your last chance to view the touring 3-D printer h for now...so don't miss it. Staff will demonstrate, run the printer, and distribute give-away items like little minecraft and robot trinkets! STEAM Camp is usually recommended for ages 8 and up, however, anyone interested in learning about this new and advancing technology is welcome. The program will be held in the Public Meeting Room. Photo courtesy thingiverse.com and Makerbot.

For the Children/Para los Ninos!

Would you like to engage your child in fun pre-literacy, bilingual activities developed by the Children's Museum of Houston?Then attend Loving Limits Tuesday, September 15 at 10:30 am or 1:30pm! This For the Children/Para los Ninos parent/child workshop will be held in the Public Meeting Room and is recommended for ages 2-7 years. Groups please call North Channel Branch at 281-457-1631.    

Tween Minecraft Magnet Craft

Calling all tweens! If you're around 10-12 years old be sure to stop by North Channel Branch this Wednesday, August 26 at 4:30pm...We will be making Minecraft fuse bead magnets! All materials are supplied and we will meet in the Public Meeting Room. For more information or group attendance please call the library at 281-457-1631.

So Long Superhero Summer!

Our superhero fun wraps up this Saturday, August 8! Don't forget to collect your reading prize by then and be sure to keep your superhero powers all year long by continuing to read and listen to books! Thanks for participating and be sure to check out the North Channel events calendar for upcoming programs this fall including 3-D printer demonstrations for all ages toward the end of September...

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Captain America's Reading Show!

Captain America is visiting North Channel Library this Wednesday, July 29 at 2:30pm! Steve Rogers will be here to talk about reading, his super hero friends and show off some of the coolest technology ever invented like x-ray glasses that can read words inside a closed book and a scientific trick that makes hulk slime! Don't miss the relay game and the wacky brand of comedy and magic that only Incredible Events can provide! For more information or groups please call the library at 281-457-1631. Recommended for ages 4 and up please.

Magic Show!

 

Abracadabra! Do you like magic? Then don't miss Julian Franklin's  amazing tricks and puppets! Join us in the Children's Area for  Heroes Without Capes on Wednesday, July 15 at 2:30 pm. No tickets required. For more information or groups please call the North Channel Branch at 281-457-1631.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Crocodile Encounter @N.Channel Library

Are you scared of our "reptilian friends"? Well don't be! Overcome your fears and view live animals such as alligators, crocodiles, turtles, lizards and snakes at North Channel Library this Wednesday, July 8 at 2:30pm! Crocodile Encounter offers the biggest crocodile show in the Houston area and will be right in the Children's Area-no tickets are necessary. The program is recommended for ages and up. Clip art copyright Vital Imagery Ltd.

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