Adult Program

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. 

Wednesday, October 3rd at 7:00 PM – Fall Soups and Stews in an Instant [15 and Adult]

As we look to Fall, we all hope that the weather gets cooler.

When the weather gets cooler, we all want some hot and tasty food.

Join us at the Parker Williams Branch Library on October 3rd in the Library Community Room at 7 PM to learn some different tips and tricks to making soups and stews for the fall.

Free sample of what we’re cooking that night with a signed waiver.  

Tuesday, October 2nd at 5:30 PM – National Night Out [All Ages]

Join us in the Annex 67 Parking Lot as we celebrate National Night Out on October 2nd at 5:30 PM with all of the different Harris County departments that surround the Parker Williams Branch Library.

While your children and teens are distracted by our Nerf shooting gallery, hear all about the different resources we have and services we provide.

You can even join the Friends of the Parker Williams Library right then and there. Come enjoy the fun!

If You Can Read This . . .

Tutor 3It probably doesn’t surprise that there are adults all over the U.S. either can’t read or can’t read well. It may surprise you that, if you can read this, you can help one of them. How? By being a volunteer (unpaid) literacy tutor. No teaching experience is needed and we will train you and supply you with materials. The Aldine Library will host a free tutor training workshop on Friday, October 5, from 1-5 pm. If you feel that this would be a good way for you to help people in your neighborhood, please register here. If you have questions, please give us a call.

Upcoming Library Events for Adults

Scarecrow boardsKrafty Corner: Fence board scarecrows, Tuesday, October 2, 1:30-2:30 pm. Design and paint a cute scarecrow on a fence board.
Dogs & Cats as Pets, Saturday, October 6, 11:00 am-12:30 pm. Meet some kittens and dogs that are available for adoption and bring your kids to learn about being safe around dogs.
United Against Human Trafficking, Saturday, October 6, 1:30-3:00 pm. Houston is a major human-trafficking site. Learn to recognize the signs of human trafficking and what to do about it.

Sam Houston Boat Tour

On Thurs 9/27 the #KingwoodLibrary joined #HarrisCounty Precinct 4 Fun4Seniors on the Sam Houston Boat Tour at the #port of Houston. The group enjoyed views of international cargo vessels and operations at the port's Turning Basin Terminal.

Fun4Seniors is operated by Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program and is open to ages 50 years and older. Transportation is free to and from Kingwood Branch Library. For registration, payment, and event information please contact Fun4Seniors by calling 281-893-3726

Meet Attica Locke

Join us on October 6th at 3:00pm and meet Atticka Locke, author of the 2018 Gulf Coast Reads selection Bluebird, Bluebird! If you'd like to read Bluebird, Bluebird please visit our catalog or call us at 832-927-7800 to request a copy today.

Adults - United Way THRIVE Programs Coming in October!

 

Searching For Jobs Online

This is a free employment coaching session conducted by the United Way Bay Area. There is no registration necessary. Wednesday, October 3 at 3:30 PM in the Children’s Activity Space.

Create an Effective Resume

This is a free employment coaching session conducted by the United Way Bay Area. There is no registration necessary. Wednesday, October 24 at 3:30 PM in the Children’s Activity Space.

Adult Craft, Wednesday, October 10 at 3 pm

Adults age 18+ are invited to attend a free craft program on Wednesday, October 10, at 3 pm in the meeting room.  We will be creating a decorative fall charger.  Supplies are provided by The Friends of Crosby Branch Library.  Class size is limited.  Please click on the link to register and reserve your spot.  For more information, stop by the library or call 281-328-3535.

Adult Programs in October

Cover Art for Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica LockeJoin us for computer classes, crafts, Gulf Coast Reads, and the Houston Blues Museum!

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