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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.

Saturday is Free Comic Book Day!

Come and get a free comic book on Saturday, May 2. Bedrock City Comics will have a table in the Lobby all day and be giving out free comic books. They have materials for all ages.

Click here to see the Bedrock City Comics website: http://www.freecomicbookday.com/Home/1/1/27/992

 

SAT Practice Test presented by Kaplan

On Saturday, May 16,  Kaplan instructors will be at the library from 10:30-2:30.

Teens will take a full-length SAT Practice Test with individual results and suggestions handled via telephone conference the following week. Bring pencils and a calculator.

This will be the last practice test of the school year. The test will resume in the Fall.

Bounce Back: How to Recover from Financial Setbacks

On Tuesday, April 14 come to the library at 6:30 to learn how to deal with financial setbacks. Kelly Keith, LMSW, Program Manager of The Women's Resources of Greater Houston will present a seminar on how to achieve financial stability after a financial loss.The seminar is sponsored by Houston Money Week (Make it. Save it. Spend it Wisely.)

Teen Book Con is coming soon

Teen Book Con

Gayle Forman

Saturday April 11, 2015.  The Keynote address begins at 10 a.m.

Pre-registration is now open! 9-5 pm

Alief Taylor High School

Practice SAT Test on Saturday, March 21@ 10:30

 

Kaplan SAT Prep – Saturday, March 21 from 10:30-2:30. Teens will take a full-length SAT Practice Test with individual results and suggestions handled via telephone conference the following week. Bring pencils and a calculator. Registration is required. 

The phone number is 281-376-4610.

Classic Comedy Movie on Friday

We will show a comedy from 1941 starring Carole Lombard and Robert Montgomery on Friday, February 20 at 10:00 

Photographic Presentation from the NW Houston Photo Club

Come and see the wonderful exhibit of 42 photos from the NW Houston Photo Club. 

Enjoy the many colorful images of people, landscapes, plants and birds. The black and white photos are stunning. For more information on the NW Houston Photo Club please call 281-493-1944.

The  Photographic Presentation will be in the Art Alcove on the 2nd floor of the library through March.

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.

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