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TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Hosts Last #FMCulturalSeries Event on Friday!


In honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month the Freeman Library will be showing the 2006 film “The Namesake”, starring Irrfan Khan and Kal Penn. If you missed evening showing of “The Namesake”, please join us for an encore during the TGIF Programs Friday Film Series on May 27 at 10:15 AM. This event will be the final event of the Freeman Cultural Series this month (#FMCulturalSeries)

Sugar Shockers! with the Houston Food Bank August 3rd @ 2:30 PM [3+]


     Learn interesting facts and figures about the different amounts of sugar that you find in food that you eat every day. The Houston Food Bank's Nutrition Education experts will shock and amaze us all in the Library Community Room at 2:30 PM on August 3rd at the Parker Williams Library.

 

 

 

 

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Summer Reading Kick-Off Party!

Clipart: © 2016 Vital Imagery Ltd. Magician's HatJoin us for our Summer Sign-Up Party and get signed-up for our Summer Reading Fun. Featuring Magician Steve Burton! Refreshments provided by The Friends of the Library. Monday, June 6, at 2 pm. All ages. Sorry we cannot accommodate Daycare groups for this program.

Clipart: © 2016 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Mercer Botanic Gardens Reopened to the Public

Mercer Botanic  Gardens East Side reopened to the public on Wednesday, May 25th, after being closed for more than four weeks due to severe flood damage. Regular hours and programs have resumed. Due to potential hazards, visitors should avoid closed areas which include  the new Creekside Ramble, primitive loop trails, and Storey Lake  For additional information, please call Mercer's new number  713-274-4160 or visit them online at hcp4.net/mercer

Asian Cuisine Sampler Celebration

Asian foodKatherine Tyra library is having an Asian Cuisine Sampler Celebration tomorrow, May 26th at 4:00pm, in our meeting room. Come discover different parts of Asia through their culture, cuisine, and music.

There will be a variety of foods to try and artifacts from different cultures to look at. So come celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage month with us and discover the tastes and sounds of Asia. 

Image Copyright © 2014 Vital Imagery Ltd

Sushi Making Demonstration

In honor of Asian American Heritage month, on Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm, we will be having a Sushi Making Demo in the Jacinto City Library meeting room. Watch and learn how California Rolls are made using authentic Japanese methods. No Registration is required. Call us at 713-673-3237 for more information. For more events, check out our Events Calendar.  See you there!

Clases de Nutrición gratuitas en español en la biblioteca de Aldine


Saludos a los amigos de la biblioteca de Aldine. Quiero avisarles sobre la oportunidad de participar en clases de nutrición gratuitas en español ofrecidas por Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service. El programa de nutrición para adultos consiste en una serie de siete sesiones. Cada sesión es de 1 a 1 1/2 hora de duración.   Los participantes aprenderan sobre la planificación de comidas familiares, conceptos básicos de la compra de alimentos, alimentos seguros, preparación de alimentos básicos y la importancia de la actividad física en nuestra vida diaria.

Citizenship Classes @ ALD

 


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Hello friends! The Aldine Library's Citizenship classes are taking a break. We have been meeting on Monday evenings of each week from 6-7:30 PM. We will take some time off and resume on Monday, September 12th. Have a great summer!

Summer Reading Program is Coming to North Channel

Summer ReadingMark your calendars, the 2016 Summer Reading Program will kick off on June 6th, 2016 and run through August 6th.
There is a program for all ages including babies, kids, teens, and adults.

This year there will be prizes when you read or complete 10 activities – any combination works! Read 5 items and do 5 activities, read 7 items and do 3 activities or read a total of 10.

We have many activities scheduled for all ages, so be sure to check the Summer Programs on the online Events Calendar. Some programs require tickets that are available Mondays, the week of the program at the front desk.
Get ready for lots of fun.

“Around Beauty” Art Exhibit

artist receptionMeet artist, and LSC-CyFair student alumni, Cintia Rico at this Thursday's artist reception in the Bosque Gallery. Rico's art celebrates the power and beauty of curves. 

 

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