Community

Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds • Mente sana en cuerpo sano

Para los ninosWe will be presenting a program for families with children ages 3-7, which will include an English/Spanish story, fun activities and crafts. 

The program is designed to explore the importance of eating breakfast, promote modeling good nutrition, and offering and discussing healthful food choices.

Saturday, April 29, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Space is limited; free tickets will be available at 10:00 a.m.

Build brain power with healthy food choices!

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May The Fourth Star Wars Celebration The Force Awakens (PG-13) 136 Min May 4th @ 3:45 PM [13+]

In celebration of the Star Wars universe, the Parker Williams Branch will be hosting a showing of The Force Awakens (PG-13, 136 min) in the Library community room starting at 3:45 PM on May the Fourth (4th).

Join us for some popcorn, drinks, and a few Jedi activities!

 

 

 

 

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Friends' Annual Meeting

Join us Monday, May 8th at 7pm for our Friends' Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place in our Earl Elliott Meeting Room and it is open to everyone! 

Our Annual meeting is a great way to interact with staff, volunteers, and our Friends of the Library. We will have a great guest speaker, Justice of the Peace for Precinct 4, Lincoln Goodwin. Our volunteers will also be honored during our Annual Meeting. 

See you there!

 

Make a Difference in Your Community!

Volunteer instructors are needed to teach English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, citizenship, and adult literacy in our community.  Training and materials are provided along with flexible scheduling. Make a difference in your community today. If you are interested in volunteering as a tutor for ESL, citizenship, or literacy classes, please contact the Northwest Branch Library for more information.You can reach us at 281-890-2665 or you can email us at NW@HCPL.NET .

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues Friday at 10:15 AM! We look forward to showing, The Italian Job, the 2003 action crime film starring Mark Wahlberg, Edward Norton, and Charlize Theron.

YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Kingwood Library was at the annual YMCA of Greater Houston Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017. Parents and children signed up for library cards. Kids also enjoyed making soccer finger puppets and engaging in a soccer match on a makeshift "field." 

See more photos of this fun event here.

Cinco De Mayo - May the Fouth Be With You!

Join us for a Star Wars fiesta night!  We will have a piñata, music and games.

The Jacinto City Friends of the Library will be SELLING NACHOS & AGUAS FRESCAS! OLÉ!

MAY 4th from 5-7 PM

 

National Volunteer Week

April 23rd-29th is National Volunteer Week. Here at the Barbara Bush Library, we thrive because our volunteers are so dedicated. The staff at the Barbara Bush Library collaborated to create this fabulous display honoring all of the volunteers that are here on a regular basis. During your next visit to the library, be sure and check it out! It's located on the first floor near the elevator. 

We'd like to thank all of our volunteers, past and present, as well as our Friends of the Library for going above and beyond on a daily basis to make our library such a wonderful place for our community!

If you are interested in volunteering, here are a few ways you can help!

Basic Life Skills – Credit Card Basics April 26th @ 5 PM [11+]

     If you want to buy a car, buy a house, or even get some essential for college, you need to have a credit score. What is a credit score? How does it work? How does someone build credit? How do I get the max out of my bonus points?

     These parts of the modern financial system will be explained in the simplest way possible. Get credit for attending at the Parker Williams Branch’s Library Community Room on April 26th at 5PM.

 

 

Dia de los Ninos, Dia de los Libros Storytime April 26th @ 10:30 AM [3+]

 

     In celebration of Dia de los Ninos, Dia de los Libros, we will be hosting a bilingual storytime in the Library Community Room on April 26th at 10:30 AM.Stories will be read in English and Spanish, songs sung in both languages, and a craft. Please join us for a festive celebration. 

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