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Knowledge Exchange to Change Rooms this Week.

Knowledge Exchange will meet on Friday, February 6 from 12:30-2:30. There will be  a room change this week. The group will meet in the Robin Bush Room rather than the Earl Elliott Room. The Robin Bush Room is in the back of the Children's area. Come and join us as we make lap blankets for the V.A. Hospital and Chemo Caps for M.D. Anderson.

Al and Polly's Bookstore Needs Volunteers

Do you like books? Do you like sharing books with others? We currently need new volunteers to help us in the bookstore. Typical shifts are 3-4 hours/half days.

We need volunteers that are interested in working a regular weekly time slot and also those interested in being a substitute.  Our bookstore is open 6 days a week and is run solely by volunteers.

Job Search Skills Seminar

There is a job search skills seminar  at the library on Thursday, January 15 at 1:00.

Get noticed!

Creating resumes, filling out applications, and writing cover letters.

Learn how to develop professional applications, resumes, references, cover letters and thank you letters. Impress employers and demonstrate you are the right person for the job.

Display by local artist, Joe Collard

Joe Collard has been painting in oil since we was a teenager. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree 

from Missouri Valley College where he studied oil painting and art history.

Senior Classic Movie

Senior Classic Movie - Friday, January 2 at 10:00 in the Earl Eliott Room.

Geneaolgy Database Demo

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, December 23 @ 11:00 AM in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

Pen and Paintbrush Book Discussion

Pen and Paintbrush Book Discussion
Thursday, December 11, 1:30-3:00

Northgate Forest Conference Room
(Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Art)

Knit or Crochet a blanket for a Vet

Come and join the Knowledge Exchange, a knitting and crocheting group that meets every Friday. 

We meet in the Earl Elliott Room from 12:30-2:30 to enjoy conversation and craft.

We make lap blankets for the V.A. Hospital in Houston and chemo caps for the patients at M.D. Anderson. You can also work on your own projects while you talk with others.

Classic Comedy for Senior Movie on Friday

Come and enjoy a classic  from 1959 starring Tony Curtis, Jack Lemon and Marilyn Monroe. 

“When Chicago musicians Joe and Jerry witness a gangland murder they realize that their only escape is to dress as women and join an all-girls band on the way to a tour of Florida.”

Join us for a classic movie for seniors on Friday

On Friday, November  14 at 10:00 we will show a film from 1954 starring James Stewart, Grace Kelly and Raymond Burr.

“It only takes one witness to spoil the perfect crime in one of the most acclaimed suspense films of all time. 

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