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Learning Express Database

Do you need help finding practice tests for official exams such as the GED, SAT, ASVAB, and others?  Would you like to have access to such tests 24/7?  Then look no further than the Learning Express Library which is one of the many databases available through the Harris County Public Library website.  To find test preparation information, practice tests, and information concerning jobs and careers, just click on http://www.hcpl.net/ref/dbsubs.htm#education.  Happy Studying!

Back to School Resources

It is just a few more days until school starts and time to attend class!  To help you with some of your school assignments for the coming semester, the library has a new display of school resources such as books about science, math, grammar, and others.  Give yourself a head start on school and read some of the titles on these various subjects, or just read some of them about your favorite topics. 

Curious George & Friends

Please join us for Preschool Story Time at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 16, for stories featuring Curious George and other monkey characters.  Along with the stories will be some songs and a Curious  George mask craft.  So, don't "monkey around" and forget to attend!  Happy Reading! 

Sharpie Tie-Dye

On Wednesday, August 10 at 2:00 PM is our Sharpie Tie-Dye event in the library's meeting room.  You can create unique designs using permanent Markers and rubbing alcohol.  Please bring a white t-shirt or other item to tie-dye.  Prewashed cotton may be best to use.  See you then!

Spiderman @ End of Summer Reading Program Party

Spiderman is coming to the End of Summer Reading Program Party!  Join us on Saturday, August 6th, at 2:00 PM in the library meeting room for an interactive Spidey Show when you can test your 'spidey senses' as well as combat abilities, and learn how Spidey makes his special chemically bonding spider webbing.  Refreshments will be provided and costuming is welcomed.  Happy Reading!

 

Zumba @ Your Library

Don't miss your chance to Zumba here at the Fairbanks Branch Library.  On Thursday, August 4th, at 10:30 AM, we will have a Zumba class for teens and adults.  The class will be in the library meeting room and a certified Zumba instructor will lead the class.  So, circle the date on your calendar and start practicing your dance movements so you will be ready to Zumba! 

Bedtime Story Time

Time to relax and listen to some bedtime stories!  Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite Teddy Bear or other toy to our Bedtime Story Time at 6:30 pm on Monday, July 25.  We'll share some stories and a craft, plus some milk and a snack.  So treat yourself and join us then.  Happy Reading!

Suncatcher Jellyfish Kids Craft

Want to have a jellyfish that will not sting you?  Then join us for the Suncatcher Jellyfish Kids Craft on Thursday, July 21 at 10:30AM in the library meeting room.  We will have all the materials you need, so all you need to bring is yourself and join in the fun.  Circle the day on your calendar and see you then!  Happy Reading!

Skeeters Mascot @ Fairbanks Branch Library

Mark your calendar now!  The Sugar Land Skeeters baseball team mascot will be at the Fairbanks Branch Library at 2:00 pm on Thursday, June 30th!  The Skeeters mascot will talk about the importance of reading and give out bookmarks for 2 free tickets as well as be available for photographs.  Be sure to be here!

Snakes @ Your Library

Mark your calendar for the Texas Snakes program here at Fairbanks Branch Library at 10:30 AM on Thursday, June 16 in the library meeting room.  Mr. Clint will discuss snake safety and bring several non-venomous snakes that you can touch and hold as well as getting your picture holding them.  See you then!  

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