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Summer Makeup Tips at Kingwood Branch Library

MakeupThe summer heat and rays can take a toll on your skin; but wait, there is hope! On Thursday, July 18th, from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM, Beauty consultant Louisa O. will share tips on makeup and facial skin protection for the summer season. Louisa will give makeup demonstrations on volunteers if time permits. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane.

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Kingwood Garden Center presents "Texas Gardening 101"

GardeningGardening in the gulf coast region can be a nuisance but it doesn't have to be. On Monday, July 15th, Kingwood Garden Center will present tips on Texas Gardening in the 1st Floor Meeting Room at 6:30 PM. Learn about best practices for each season.

While you're at the library, be sure to browse our enormous collection of gardening books on the 2nd Floor.

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

For the Crafty at Heart

Keep calm and get craftyAre you a lone crafter looking for a social outlet and live in the Kingwood area? Be sure to stop by on Saturday, July 13th, between 11am to 2pm to meet other crafters in our community! Learn about local community groups who meet on occasion to gab and craft. See what projects they do, ask about membership, or learn how you can start your own group.

"Email Marketing for Business" this Saturday

Email MarketingThis Saturday, June 29th, at 10:30 AM, Celina of Constant Contact presents "Email Marketing for Small Businesses" at Kingwood Branch Library. Learn how to use email to connect to customers and increase business. This program is free and open to the public. Registration is recommended as space is limited. Walk-ins are welcome. Register here. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane.

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The Heritage Society presents "176 Years of Houston History"

Houston 1943 a rainy dayDo you have a passion for history and love learning? If so, you won't want to miss this! This Thursday, June 27th, The Heritage Society at Sam Houston Park will visit Kingwood Branch Library to do a special presentation on Houston History, from the Austin colony to present. All ages are welcome to attend. This one-hour presentation begins at 10:30am in the 1st Floor Meeting Room. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.

Image: "Houston, Texas. A rainy day." Courtesy of Library of Congress

Lowe's presents The Beginner's Garden this Saturday

GardeningHave an interest in gardening but feel the process is overwhelming? If so, we have THE program for you! This Saturday, June 22nd at 10:30 AM, a representative of Lowe's will share beginner tips for starting your own garden. This program is open to all ages and no registration is required.

Don't stay in the dark about upcoming programs. You can pick up a monthly calendar of events at our location or visit our Events Calendar to see what we have planned for the rest of the month. Keep up with all things Kingwood Branch Library by subscribing to our newsletter, Out on a Limb.

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June is Superman Month!

June is not officially Superman month; but several June dates are major milestones for the comic book superhero!

Basic Computer Security Class this Saturday!

computerOverwhelmed with computer terminology and don't know the difference between phishing and spamming? Want to beef up your knowledge about computer security? Look no further than your local library! This Saturday, June 15, at 11:00 AM, learn how to detect online threats and how to avoid them. Basic understanding of computers is recommended. Registration is recommended as space is limited, however, walk-ins are welcome.

To register for this class and see other upcoming programs, visit our Events Calendar. Don't forget to sign up for monthly newsletter, Out on a Limb, to keep up with all things Kingwood Branch Library!

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Upcoming Fitness Programs for Adults at Kingwood Branch Library

YogsDon’t let the heat keep you from getting fit! Consider attending one of Kingwood Branch Library’s upcoming fitness programs. Both programs are presented by Kingwood Community Center and are low-impact.

Tuesday, June 11, 10:20 AM - 11:30 AM: Chair Yoga. Join Ms. Cathy for a low-impact yoga class that incorporates chairs for support. Mats will be provided or bring your own. Please wear comfortable attire and bring a water bottle.

Line DancingTuesday, June 18. 10:20 AM - 11:30 AM: Line Dancing Demonstration. Join Ms. Kay for a fun hour of line dancing! Be sure to wear comfortable attire.

Downloadable Graphic Novels

Do you prefer reading your books electronically? Our vast and ever growing collection of electronic books is not limited to traditional titles. We also have a collection of comics and graphic novels available for downloading!

Visit the Help page for tutorials on borrowing and downloading eBooks.

Here is a sample of what titles we have in our OverDrive collection:

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