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Follow Your Family Tree! - Tuesday, July 28


Genealogy Database Demo
Tuesday, July 28 @ 11:00 AM


Would you like to check out your heritage? Need to consult the U.S. Census? Come and learn how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com at our Genealogical Research Database Demo on Tuesday, July 28 @ 11:00 AM in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.


These classes are popular so registration is required. You can register by going online to www.hcpl.net or by calling the library at 281-376-4610. The address is 6817 Cypresswood Drive in Spring. We are now offering Genealogical Research monthly on the 4th Tuesday. Registration for each class opens 30 days prior to the class.

 

Digital Photography Exhibit - 1960 PC Users Group

The library is honored to share the wonderful photographs from the 1960 PC Users Group – Digital Photography Special Interest Group (SIG). The exhibit will be in the Art Alcove on the 2nd floor for the month of July. Stop in and  be amazed.

The 1960 PC Users Group has several meetings a month on Tuesdays and Thursdays for their various Special Interest Groups. In addition to the Digital Photography SIG, the other SIGs include: software/Internet, technology, graphics and genealogy SIGs.


The General Meeting and the Digital Photography SIG are held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00.
The meetings are held at the Cypress Creek Christian Church and Community Center at 6823 Cypresswood Drive in Spring.

Senior Classic Movies

On Friday, July 10 at 10:00 we will show a film from 1942 starring Bing Crosby, Madge Evans and Louis Armstrong.

“A drifter befriends an orphaned girl and her grandfather in Middletown, New Jersey.”

Teen Writing Program

Come and talk to a local author about the creative writing process. 

Learn what it takes to get a book published. You will also be able to practice your writing skills.

Wednesday, June 24 @ 3:00 in the Earl Elliott Room on the first floor.

Art by Anne Vandagriff

Art display by Anne Vandariff at the library - June 2015

Board Games Aren't Just for Kids - Table Top Gaming for Teens

Board games aren't just for kids! Come and try out so the new and awesome board and card games. 

Try Fluxx, Settlers of Catan, or Zombie Town and more!

Wednesday, June 10th 2:00-3:30 in the Earl Elliott Meeting room.

 

 

 

Fun4Seniors Bus Trip - Houston Museum of Natural Science: China's Lost Civilization: the Mystery of Sanxingdui

On Thursday, June 4 join the Fun4Seniors group on an outing to Houston Museum of Natural Science to see China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui.

Tai Chi with Greg

Tai Chi with Greg
Saturday, May 30, 2015
3:30-5:00

In celebration of Asian-Pacific Heritage month the Barbara Bush Branch Library is honored to host a Tai Chi workshop with Greg Illich. Tai Chi is an ancient form of Chinese exercise based on gentle self-defense movements emphasizing relaxation and better health through mental and physical harmony.

Local Artist, Fred Hulser on Display at the Library

Come and see the art display by Fred Hulser, a local artist. Fred's work will be in the Art Alcove on the 2nd floor all of May

SEEKING SUMMER INTERNS!

The Young Adult Services Summer Intern position is a 20 hour a week temporary position created to aid the Young Adult Librarian in running the Teen Summer Reading Program during June, July and the first week of August. Programs run the gamut from movie days to craft events, and a writing workshop. The Intern will aid in the set-up, execution and tear-down of teen programs as well as encourage teens to sign up for summer events.

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