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Programs for Teens in November

KW TeensComing up in November, the Kingwood Branch has lots of programs for teens and tweens.  Keep reading for more information about the programs.  All programs (unless otherwise stated) are for teens and tweens ages 12-18 or in grades 6-12, and will take place in the Teen Area.  All materials are provided by FOLK; supplies are limited.  Contact Leanne, YA Librarian, for more information.

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Celebrate Teen Read Week at the Kingwood Public Library

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Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls!

sugar skullsKingwood area teens, grades 6-12, are invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by decorating Day of the Dead themed Sugar Skulls!  This program will take place Saturday, September 28th in the second floor Teen Area.  The program will start at 11am, and will run until 4pm or until supplies run out....

We're on Instagram!

instagramExciting news Kingwood!  We're now on Instagram!  What is Instagram?  Instagram is a photo and video sharing social media.  We'll be posting pictures of our displays, new materials, programs, crafts, and some behind the scenes pictures!  Be sure to follow us @harriscountypl

You can also use this social media service to share with us what you're reading or pictures you took at a program.  Did you do a craft here that is looking great at home?  Did you have a great time at one of our programs?  Share a picture with us!  Just tag us @harriscountypl and use #kingwoodlibrary #harriscountypl

Don't have an Instagram?  Don't worry, our Instagram photos will be shared with our Facebook and Twitter accounts.  You c...

Calling All Teen Whovians!

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Grab your sonic screwdrivers and get ready for a Doctor Who themed craft at the Kingwood Library.  This craft will take place on Monday, July 22nd at 3:00pm in the upstairs Conference Room.  Teens ages, 12-18, will get to make a perler bead TARDIS!  All materials are generously provided by FOLK, but supplies are limited.  Questions?  Call Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804

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Library Lock In - Need Permission Slips Returned

We're about halfway through Summer Reading and getting closer to our First Ever Library Lock In on August 9th!  I've had quite a few permission slips picked up, but not many returned.  Permission slips need to be returned by June July 29th so that we can have the right amount of supplies and food.  If enough permission slips have not been returned by June  July 29th, the program will have to be canceled due to a lack of interest.  frown  Space is limited for this program, and will be based on the first permission slips returned.  This program is for teens ages 12-18.  Questions?  Please call Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804

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Gaming Time in the Teen Game Room for All Ages

remoteStaring next week, June 19th, Kingwood Branch Library is opening the Teen Game Room for several special hours for Adult Gaming, Open Game Time, and Family Gaming.  Players can use the library's games for the Nintendo Wii or PS3, or they can bring their own games (subject to librarian approval).  Times are listed below.  For more information, please contact Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804 for more information.

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Don't Miss the Holi Water Fight TODAY!

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The Kingwood Library Holi Water Fight is TODAY at 2pm!! Don't miss out on all the fun.  We'll have permission slips outside so you can fill them out at the program.  For more info, call Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804

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Teen SRP Kicks Off with Holi Water Fight

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Less than a week left to get your permission slips for the first annual Holi Water Fight!  June 10th at 2 pm outside the library, teens ages 12-18 or entering 6th-12th grade are invited to join in this Summer Reading Kick-Off.  Holi powder temporarily stains skin and permanently stains clothing, much like Henna.  For this reason, teens are required to have a signed permission slip to participate.  So stop by the library to get your form today!  Questions? Ask Leanne, YA Librarian, 281-360-6804.

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Landing Your First Job

ResumesAre you a high schooler looking to land a summer job?  Or are you a recent or soon-to-be college graduate getting ready to start your career?  Then stop by the Kingwood Public Library on Saturday, May 25th at 10 a.m. for a FREE seminar presented by Workforce Solutions.  This workshop will cover applications, resumes, and interviewing tips to help you land your first job.  For more information, call Leanne, YA Librarian for more information at 281-360-6804.

Registration is required; please register by calling 281-360-6804 or by going online to the Events Calendar and self-registering.
 

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