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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and participate in our activities.  On Friday, September 19, 2:30 p.m., we will be showing a movie that tells the story of a young Mexican boy who travels to the U.S. to find his mother after his grandmother passes away.  This movie can be seen again on Thursday, September 25 at 4:00 p.m.

On Friday, September 26 at 2:30 p.m. there will be a book discussion on "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz.

Moon Festival Craft

It's Moon Festival time!  Come and create your own dragon and paper lantern on Thursday, Sept. 11th from 4:00 - 5:30 P.M. in the library meeting room.

Reducing Stress Through Meditation

Join us on Wednesday, September 10th at 6:30 p.m. as Daya Sharma, who has been meditating for over 15 years, talks about the extraordinary effect of meditation to help reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, and enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium.  He will also present a simple yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one's life personally, professionally and spiritually.

 

Cleaning Out the Craft Closet

We are cleaning out the craft closet.  That means there will be several crafts but limited supplies.  Canvas bags, frames, pencils, etc. are yours to decorate, as supply lasts.  Recommended for ages 5 years and up.

Ice Cream Party

It's time to cool off with some ice cream and toppings.  Join us in the library meeting room on Thursday, July 31, 2:30 -3:30 p.m.  For children of all ages.

Mick Corley presents "Tales from Beyond"

"Tales from Beyond" is a presentation of oddities, a personal experience in the strange and unusual.  See strange artifacts, learn about mentalist powers and hear stories of unbelievable events.  Enjoy the strange stories and many talents (mime, magician, and actor are just a few) of Mick Corley.

This program is recommended for ages 11 to 17 years  and approximately 50 minutes long.

Movie Time

It's time to get out of the heat and join us in the library meeting room for a cool drink, some treats and a movie.  Teen Movie Time is on Wednesday, July 16, at 3:00 p.m. and Movie Madness is on Thursday, July 17, at 2:30 p.m.

Phone the library at 281-484-2036 for movie title.

Treats provided by the Friends of Parker Williams Library.

"Go Wild" with Julian Franklin

On Monday, July 14th, at 2:00 p.m., Julian Franklin presents "Go Wild" a scientific look at the magic in our own backyard.

Free tickets required and are available the day of the program.

Craft Time for Teens* and Adults

It's your frame to decorate as you want.  Come and explore your artistic and decorative side.  Supplies provided.

*must be 11 years and older.  Free tickets required and are available the day of the program.

Mad Science

"Mad Science" will be at the Parker Williams Library on Monday, June 23, at 2:30 p.m.  Join us and have a blast as they spark children's imaginative learning with their wow-them-to-the tip-of-their-toes science shows.  Don't miss out on this awesome, scientific experience.  Free tickets required and will be given out the day of the program.

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