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Fun with Trains

Come enjoy the fun of train - themed activities at the West University Library on Wednesday, July 21. We'll run several relay games of coal toss, hula hoop train and pin the wheel on the engine! This program is for children ages 4 to 11 years.
 

Pizza Dough Rewards

pizza fun

Both staff and children enjoyed themselves on our pizza dough day.  Pizza was stretched, tossed, and dropped, but in the end everyone ended up with a couple of freshly baked slices for our efforts.  A fun time was had by all!

Mammals Up Close!

Meet several types of mammals up close at a West University Library program on Wednesday, July 7 at 3 PM.  The Traveling Naturalist will bring an assortment of animals including an opossum and flying squirrel.  This program is for children ages 5 - 12 years.

Pizza Dough Fun!

On Tuesday, June 22 at 3 PM, Dominos Pizza will entertain the audience with pizza trivia and dough twirling tricks. This program has an audience limitation. Come to the West University Library early to secure your spot for this fun-filled program. Starting at 2 PM, tickets will be issued to the first 70 children - ages 5 to 12 years .

Vertebrates at West University LIbrary!

The Traveling Naturalist will present a children's program on vertebrates at 3 PM on Wednesday June 16 at the West University Library! See examples of a reptile, mammal, bird and amphibian. This program is for children ages 5 -12 years.
 

HoneyDew The Clown at West University Library, June 9th!

HoneyDew the Clown will kick off our summer reading program, on June 9th, at 3pm.  There will be lots of clown fun with the addition of some small, furry animals for the children to pet!  The program is intended for children ages 5 to 12 years.

MFAH Book Club

The West University Library book club is on hiatus for the summer.  During this time we encourage you take advantage of the wonderful online book club offered by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.  The selections for the summer include My Antonia by Willa Cather and

Houston Food Bank

West University Library currently has a drop off box for the Houston Food Bank, which is a private, nonprofit organization that seeks food donations that are distributed to local charitable programs.  Some of the most needed food items are peanut butter, juice cans or boxes, canned fruits, canned vegetables, canned soups, cereals, pasta, and packages of dry beans.  Your donation is greatly appreciated!
 

Farley is Famous!

 

Spring Booksale at WU

Check out the book bargains at the Friends of the West University Library used Book sale on Saturday, May 1 from 10 AM to 2 PM. The sale will be held on the covered walkway surrounding West University Library at 6108 Auden Street. All proceeds benefit the programs and collections of the library. For further information or to donate books, call 713-668-8273.

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