Events

Friends of the Library-Annual Open House Party!

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. HollyStop by on Monday, December 11, 6:30 pm - 8 pm, as the Friends of La Porte Community Library host their Annual Open House Party! Refreshments and Holiday Entertainment! Free and for all ages!

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Trek the Galaxy with NASA at the West University Library!

AstronautDo you have what it takes to trek the galaxy?  If you’re like me, you’ve definitely looked up at the night sky and wondered what it would be like to visit space.  Luckily for you, NASA @ My Library is coming right to your library!

Book Buddies coming to North Channel Library

Book BuddiesBook Buddies is a free program that brings children and volunteers together to share the joy of reading. It pairs trained volunteers, teens in 7th - 12th grade (Big Buddies) with children in Kindergarten through 3rd grades (Little Buddies). For 10 weeks, the Buddies meet once a week for 45 minutes of shared reading.
North Channel is now taking applications for Big and Little Buddies. If you would like to be apart of this fun experience, please fill out an application at the front desk, or see staff for more information. 281-457-1631.

Adults - Friday, 12/8 @ 10:30 AM - TGIF Programs Hosts Morning Bells Handbell Choir Concert!


The Morning Bells Handbell Choir will perform Friday, December 8 at 10:30 AM. An interfaith adult handbell group for beginners to advanced ringers, the Choir performs for retirement homes, health care centers, community groups, libraries, and other mission opportunities.

This free event requires no registration.The Friends of Freeman Library provide refreshments and support for all TGIF Programs. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832.927.5420 for further information.

Adult Events & Tech Training This December @ your library!

 

Adults - Here's what we've planned for December in Adult Services & Technology Training Courses. Click on the following link to download your own copy.

     http://files.constantcontact.com/64c88e9c201/03755859-d1cb-476d-8aa9-38cf9c5c27a2.pdf

The Friends of Freeman Library support all adult programs, services, and courses.

Last Jedi Pre Party December 9th @ 11:30AM-1:30PM [All Ages]

For Younglings, Padawans, and Masters alike, the Parker Williams Branch Library is going to be having a Last Jedi Pre Party to celebrate the 8th movie release in the Skywalker Saga.

Join us in the Library Community Room on Saturday, December 9th from 11:30AM to 1:30PM.

There will be games, coding, snacks, and a costume contest for both youth and adults.

If you try to come, please remember, “There is no try, only do.”

Refreshments are generously provided by the Friends of the Parker Williams Library.   

Pop In at the Katherine Tyra Pop Up Library Tomorrow, November 30 at Clay’s Restaurant

Please join us tomorrow, November 30,  from 11 to 3 PM at Clay’s Restaurant, 17717 Clay Road, Houston, TX 77084  for:

*Storytime at 11:15 AM Theme: Moose
*Keepsake MakerSpace: Holiday Ornaments to replace any claimed by Harvey or just to add to your family collection.ornament
*Barnes & Noble Free Giveaway Books to Build Your Personal Library (one per patron while supplies last)Donated Books by Barnes & Noble
*Library Material Check Out and Returns
*New Card Services and Replacement Card Services
*Internet Cafe
*Savvy Stitchers at 1:00 PM
*Pokémon Club at 4:30 PM

pokemonPokémon Club will be held at Clay's Restaurant at 4:30 pm every Thursday. All school age children are invited to come and bring their Pokémon Cards or Nintendo DS for this event. We ask that parents remain at Clay's for the duration of the program. Contact Shandy Pittman at (713) 466-4438 with questions.

We love seeing our patrons. Pop in and say hello then enjoy all that's going on at the Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Pop Up Libraries.logo

If you have any questions please contact Melinda or Shandy at 713-466-4438.

Programs for Adults in December

Cover Art for It's a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home EntertainmentMovie Time for Adults (and all ages): Saturday, December 2, 10:00 am. Start the season off with the holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home Entertainment on the library Big Screen! Free. Rated PG. Running time 2 hours, 10 minutes. We will serve coffee, but please feel free to also bring your own snacks/drinks.

Crafting for Adults at the Library: Saturday, December 2, 10:30 am. Gift Bags. Join Ms. Irene to make lovely and unique decorative gift bags! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Medicare Learning Event: Monday, December 4, 7:00 pm. La Porte resident Steve Baker of BakerSeniors will give an informative and educational program about Medicare. Clear up the confusion!  Free and open to everyone. No registration required.

Computer Class: Transfer Photos From Smart Phone, Thursday, December 7, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Beginner Origami: Thursday, December 7, 11:00 am. Join Ms. Derry to make origami stars for Christmas! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Friends of the La Porte Community Library Annual Open House Party: Monday, December 11, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. Stop by for refreshments & holiday entertainment! Free. All Ages!

Computer Class: WORD-Editing & Formatting Tips, Thursday, December 14, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

One-on-One Computer Help: Thursday, December 21, 10:30 am. Are you having trouble with your email? Need help using your smart phone? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Registration required. Register for a 30 minute time slot by calling 281-471-4022.

Adults - Friday, 12/1 - TGIF Programs - Technology Q&A (Last 1 of 2017)!

Let's talk about the technology issues concerning you! People from Freeman Library will be here to address questions about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, and more.

This free event requires no registration. The Friends of Freeman Library provide refreshments and support for all TGIF Programs. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832-927-5420 for further information.

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