Adult Program

KNIT & CROCHET NOW!

Would you like to learn to crochet or knit? Do you have friends who are already a part of a knit or crochet community? Well, you are in luck! We want to invite you to create and inspire your own designs on June 12, 2018 at 10 am, 1st floor meeting room. (Yarn & pattern samples provided by F.O.L.K).

SAGE Program events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK).   For further information, please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804.

Adult Movie Mania "Grease"

Come have a fun time at the movies without having to buy a ticket tomorrow at our Adult Movie Mania! This Friday June 8th at 3:00 PM adults are invited to enjoy the movie musical Grease, a 1978 old time favorite romantic comedy film based on the musical of the same name. 

If you are interested in checking out Grease, Grease 2, or Grease Live!, check out the items in our catalog. For more information about this program, please contact the branch at 832-927-5530.

Adults - Stop By & Pick Up Your June Crafts-To-Go Kit!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we'll be making beaded key rings (see picture). This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available to adult patrons while supplies last.

Please contact the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at (832) 927-5420 for more information. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the materials for this Maker program.

Monday for Baldwin Boettcher @ Mercer Botanical Gardens

Today Baldwin Boettcher Library has two different adult programs going on at Mercer Botanical Gardens.  They both will meet on the west side of Mercer Botanical Gardens at the Pole Barn.  First will be Spin-a-Yarn at 3 pm, and then we will have English as a Second Language with our beloved Cindy Groover at 6 pm to 7:30 pm.  If you have any questions regarding these programs, please call either Carrie at 281-765-7726 or Cindy 832-927-5480.  It will be a busy day at Baldwin Boettcher at Mercer Botanical Gardens, and we look forward to seeing you here!

Texas Workforce - Resume Tips

Need #resume assistance? On Thurs 6/7 from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the Computer Lab, Workforce solutions will help you to get noticed. Learn how to develop professional applications, resumes, references, cover letters, and thank you letters that make the most impact. Self-register online at http://bit.ly/2LmqWpA or by calling 832-927-7830.

SAVE THE DATE!

Join us June 18, 2018, at 7pm for Talk It Up! Book Discussion.  This month’s discussion is “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones.  After a year of marriage, they're thinking about buying a bigger house and starting a family. Then, on a visit back home, Roy is arrested for a crime he did not commit.  Refreshments are compliments of F.O.L.K.

 

 

Creative Art Club for Adults, Wednesday Afternoons at 1:30 pm

Studies have shown that creating art can help lower anxiety levels, reduce stress, and prevent boredom. Come and join us at the Northwest Branch Library and get in touch with your creative side. Zentangle, drawing, and other creative approaches will be practiced. This program is free and open to the public.This program takes place on Wednesday afternoons at 1:30pm. Please call us at 832-927-5460 or email the library at NW@HCPL.NET if you have questions or need assistance. 

Yoga for Adults, Wednesday Evenings at 6:15 pm

Beginner level YOGA class every Wednesday evening at 6:15pm. Yoga is a system of physical exercises, breath control, and meditation aimed at attaining bodily and mental control and well-being. The word “yoga” comes from the Sanskrit word Yuj, meaning to “yoke,” “join,” or “unite.” The word implies joining or integrating all aspects of the body with the mind to achieve a healthy and balanced life. Come and join us, this event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Northwest Branch Library at 832-927-5460 or via email at nw@hcpl.net. 

Knowledge Exchange every Fridays

This is Isobel and the 1000th hat that she has crocheted for M.D. Anderson Cancer Center since joining the Barbara Bush Library knitting and crocheting group: Knowledge Exchange.

All ages are welcome to this knitting, crocheting, and conversation group. Bring your own projects or make lap blankets for veterans and chemo caps for M.D. Anderson patients. Knowledge Exchange happens every Friday from 12:30pm-2:30pm in our Earl Elliott Meeting Room. 

If you have any questions, or would like more information about knowledge exchange or any other programs here at the library, please call us at 832.927.7800. 

Programs and services are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliant. Special accommodations can be requested in advance by contacting the library.

Word Crafters @ Starbucks

Today is Wednesday and once again, Word Crafters will meet in the Starbucks at 1960 and Kenswick around 5 pm.  We will be doing a prompt, sharing, and maybe having some coffee.  If you have any further questions, please call Carrie at 281-765-7726.  We hope you will join us.  We would love to see you there!

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