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Summer Reading Inspiration Part 5! Literary Elements

Summer Reading Inspiration Part 5! Summer Reading is only a little over a month away! We are planning and plotting a really great program this summer, and to help you get excited, here is this fantastic anthology of short stories. In The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination a whole bunch of best selling authors put together hilarious, though sometimes still thoughtful and touching, stories of science run amuck....

One of My Favorites

Book Jacket of 'The Artist's Way' by Julia CameronI’ve been thinking lately about the subject of creativity, and that has led me to remember one of my favorite books: The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron. A point Cameron’s book makes is that we all have some degree of creativity within us and it is worthwhile to overcome our fear of using it. That aspect of her book intrigues me.

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All Aboard the Trivia Express (Online Program) - Module #6!

Attention Patrons of All Ages! The Clear Lake City – County Freeman Branch Library’s Trivia Express looks forward to launching Module #6 – Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month on Thursday, April 10th.

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TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday

The Friday Film Series continues on Friday, April 11 at 10:15 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We will be viewing a 1999 film which tells the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes. This film stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Laura Dern.

Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 regarding any questions.

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Book Sale April 26th!

Big sale

Northwest library is having a Book Sale on Saturday, April 26th, 2014, hosted by our Friends of the Library. Everyone is invited to come support your Northwest Library and enjoy the book sale.

We have gently-used hardcover and paperback books, CDs, DVDs and audio books, magazine, as well as NorthWest Library book bags and USB flash drives.

Give yourself the gift of helping out your library as well as getting that so desired book at a bargain price.  Remember, funds collected go straight back to the Northwest branch.

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Book Sale in the Fall

The Friends of the West University Library will not be having a book sale this spring.  The next book sale will take place in the fall.  We look forward to receiving your book donations and we have several carts with books for sale at the library. 

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All about Asia & Asia Society Texas Center

Asia Society Texas CenterKingwood Branch Library invites you for a special presentation about Asia Society Texas Center on Monday, April 7, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Learn interesting facts about Asia, what Asia Society Texas Center is about, and their upcoming programs for Asian American Pacific Heritage Month in May. This program is free and open to all ages. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.

Image courtesy of Asia Society Texas Center
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