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December 2015 & January 2016 Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

Harris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in December 2015 and January 2016. Participating is simple. Participants must be 50 years and older and must register for trips by calling 281-893-3726. All trips depart from and return to Kingwood Branch Library located at 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339. Transportation is free and lunch is on your own. Some destinations require an admission fee.

Saturday, December 5, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM: Dickens on the Strand, Galveston. Enjoy this annual holiday street festival, based on 19th century Victorian London, featuring parades, nonstop entertainment, and more. The cost is $10 per person and food may be purchased on your own at the festival.

Publishers Weekly Best Comics of 2015

2015 is coming to a close whether we want it to or not and you know what that means -- lots of Best of lists are being compiled and published throughout the internet.

Recently The Beat, an online newsource for all things comics and graphic novels, featured Publishers Weekly Best Comics of 2015. In addition to the comics list, some graphic novels made the cut in other categories including Best Young Adult and Best Middle Grade. Below are highlights from these lists that you can request through HCPL.

Photography Tips on Night Outdoor Lighting this Saturday at 10:30 AM

Chicago River by Night by DaveWilsonPhotographyThis holiday season is upon us and a wonderful time to take pictures of outdoor nightscapes including holiday lights. Learn tips on taking quality pictures with Vincent Palmisano this Saturday, November 14th from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Registration is recommended as space is limited. Register online, by calling 281-360-6804 or visiting in person. Walk-ins are welcome is space is available.

November & December 2015 Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

Fun4SeniorsHarris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in October and November 2015. Participating is simple. Participants must be 50 years and better and must register for trips by calling 281-893-3726. All trips depart from and return to Kingwood Branch Library located at 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339. Transportation is free and lunch is on your own. Some destinations require an admission fee.

Save the date: Library eBooks and eAudiobooks Open Lab for All Devices on Friday, October 30th

Smartphone teenHCPL offers great resources to meet your digital media needs. On Friday, October 30th stop by Kingwood Branch Library between 1:30 PM and 5:30 PM to learn how to borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, and other media from OverDrive, Hoopla, and OneClick Digital. This come-and-go program is free and open to adults. No registration is required. Be sure to bring your library card, device, and device cables.

For more information please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.

Brain food for zombie lovers

Can't get enough of The Walking Dead graphic novels or TV show? Or perhaps you just need a little horror to get you in the mood for Halloween. Check out these zombie-centric graphic novels and manga:

Biomega Daybreak empire of the dead

Upcoming job seminars presented by Workforce Solutions

Job Search image from FlickrAre you in between jobs or looking for opportunities to advance or change careers? Kingwood Branch Library is hosting the following workshops presented by Workforce Solutions

Architectural Photography Tips rescheduled for Saturday, October 24th

Whitby Architecture by Flickr member BarnyzArchitectural Photography Tips scheduled for this Saturday has been cancelled and will be offered on Saturday, October 24th at 10:30 AM. We apologize for any inconvenience. Register online or by calling 281-360-6804.

For more information, please contact the library. 

Gulf Coast Reads programs @ Kingwood Branch Library

GCRIn honor of Gulf Coast Reads and this year's selection, The Promise by Ann Weisgarber, Kingwood Branch Library is hosting the following program during the month of October: 

October & November 2015 Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

Fun4SeniorsHarris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in October and November 2015. Participating is simple. Participants must be 50 years and better and must register for trips by calling 281-893-3726. All trips depart from and return to Kingwood Branch Library located at 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339. Transportation is free and lunch is on your own. Some destinations require an admission fee.

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