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Learn the basics of Microsoft Word 2016

Take an evening out from the busy holidays to familiarize yourself with Microsoft Word 2016 at Kingwood Library. Join us on Mon 12/3 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Computer Lab to learn the basics of Word. Self-register online or by calling 832-927-7830.

SAGE: Holiday Shopping & Safety Tips

Today, deputies from Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office visited Kingwood Library to share holiday shopping & safety tips. Patrons asked questions. Safety tips: lock car doors, keep items out of view (in car trunk), be aware of surroundings, & don't get distracted by strangers.

Blood Drive at Kingwood Library

Commit to life! Join Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center in the parking lot at Kingwood Library on Monday 12/3 from 9 AM - 3 PM to donate blood. Donors will have the opportunity to write greetings on a card that will be attached to a teddy bear & delivered to someone spending the holidays in the hospital.

Genealogy - Using newspapers in your Genealogy Research


Take your genealogical research to the next level with online, searchable newspapers. Ms. Devon Lee will show you how to find them. Join us on Wed 11/28 from 1 - 3 PM in the Computer Lab. Self-register for this class online or by calling 832-927-7830.

SAGE: Holiday Shopping & Safety Tips

Thanksgiving is over. The busy holiday shopping season is now in full gear! The Kingwood Library is partnering with the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office to share some holiday shopping & safety tips. Join SAGE on Tues 11/27 from 10-12 PM. Bring your questions & concerns. 

Libby for Library eBooks & Audiobooks

Have u heard of Libby, Overdrive's newest app? Join us on Mon 11/26 from 2:30-4 PM to learn how to download or stream eBooks & audiobooks using Libby. All you need is a Harris County Public Library card! Self-register online or by calling 832-927-7830.

Holiday Hours

In honor of Thanksgiving, KingwoodLibrary will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday 11/21. We will remain closed through Sunday 11/25. Regular hours resume on Monday 11/26. Don't forget that our digital resources- including eBooks- are available 24/7 here.


Fun4Seniors Tour of the National Weather Service

On Thursday 11/15, Kingwood Library staff joined Precinct 4 Fun4Seniors on a tour of the National Weather Service in Dickinson, TX. Participants learned about how storms throughout the nation are tracked and monitored. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed lunch at the Kemah Boardwalk.

SAGE: "Let's Cook" in a Instant Pot!

On Tues 11/13, Ms. Maria Riveras was at the Kingwood Library for a SAGE program. She gave tips and techniques on how to cook with an Instant Pot. Later, she prepared turkey meat balls in a delicious tomato- based sauce using an Instant Pot. Everyone enjoyed a sample of the food.

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