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Trees for Houston program

   Trees for Houston will present a children's program on Wednesday July 23 at 3 PM.  Children will learn about tree biology and the value of planting and protecting trees in our environment.

Turtles were met with enthusiasm

  Children enjoyed meeting turtles up close during a program by the Traveling Naturalist from Precinct 1 this past Wednesday.

Turtle and tortoise program

   The Traveling Naturalist will bring turtles and tortoises for children to meet and study at a program on Wednesday July 16 at 3 PM.  This program will appeal to children ages 4 to 12 years.

Terrarium program for tweens and teens

Tweens and teens can learn about terrariums and the ecosystem involved by creating their own terrarium to take home.  The program will be Tuesday July 15 at 3:15 PM next door at the Senior Center.  The program is free and all supplies are provided.

Bubble wand craft

   Who doesn't like bubbles ?  Wednesday July 9 at 3 PM children will make beaded bubble wands and we'll try them out at a bubble program.

Rock polishing / fossil program

   Come to the Library Wednesday July 2 at 3 PM to learn how to polish rocks.  Dr. Neal Immega will bring a selection of rocks for children to select and polish.  Learn about the different types of rocks and minerals.  While waiting to polish their rock, children can create a dinosaur "fossil" to take home.  All supplies provided.

Ice cream making for Tweens and Teens

   If you're a Tween or Teen who likes ice cream, you'll want to join others in making ice cream at a Library program Tuesday June 24 at 3:15 PM.  We will make individual servings of ice cream.  This program is for tweens and teens - ages 10 - 15 years only. The program is free and supplies are provided.  The program will be at the Senior Center next door to the Library. 

Ferrets at the Library !

    The ferrets will be here Wednesday June 25 at 3 PM.  Be prepared to meet some cute animals, cheer for them as they race each other, learn how to care for them.  Our program will be in the Senior Center auditorium next to the Library.

Butterflies and Jellyfish in a bottle - craft program

Children will explore animals of the air and ocean at a craft program Wednesday June 18 at 3 PM.  We will create tissue paper butterflies and an "ocean" specimen by filling a bottle with a pretend jellyfish.  These crafts will appeal to children ages 4 - 12 years.

Bird feeder program a success

    51 children turned out to make and decorate bird feeders from recycled plastic juice bottles.  The results were unique and colorful.  Juice bottles were generously donated by people in the West University community during the spring.

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