Movies

Monday, November 12th at 6:30 PM – Wand Workshop and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13) [13+]

 

Ollivanders in Diagon Alley has been the place to go for ready made wands for decades.

Lucky for us that you can make your own custom wand right here at the Parker Williams Branch Library on Monday, November 12th at 6:30.

While creating your unique wand, we’ll be watching Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them to refresh or catch up before The Crimes of Grindelwald is released.   

“The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.” – imdb.com

Adults - Friday, 11/2 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Friday Film Series Continues

 

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues on Friday, 11/02 at 10:15 AM. We look forward to showing a critically acclaimed 2017 film, depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's final letter and ends up investigating his final days there. This film, Rated PG-13, lasts 95 minutes.

The Friends of Freeman Library provide light refreshments for this event. This free program requires no registration.

Teen Weekly Run Down!

          

Busy week for teens at the Kingwood Library!

First, if you are in middle school and want to learn more coding, register for our Intermediate Scratch Coding Class! This program will meet on Thursday, October 18, from 4:45-6:00 PM in the Computer Lab. Registration is required. Please call or register online

If you are ready to relax a bit and watch a movie with friends then come by the Teen Game Room on Thursday, October 18, at 6:00-7:45 PM to watch Hocus Pocus (© 1993, Disney, PG). Snacks provided! 

Lastly, we will be using stencils and paint to create a fun design on tote bags! Whether you need a new bag for school, sports, or crafts, the program meets on Saturday, October 20, at 2:00-3:00 PM. Registration is required as supplies are limited. Please call or register online.

Adults - TGIF Programs - Friday Film Series Continues 10/05

 

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues on Friday, October 5 at 10:15 AM. We look forward to showing a 1954 Alfred Hitchcock crime thriller. This unrated film, which stars Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, and Robert Cummings, lasts 100 minutes.

The Friends of Freeman Library provide both the DVD and light refreshments for this event. This free program requires no registration.

This Friday @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - Hispanic Heritage Month

Please join us on Friday, September 28 at 10:15 AM as the TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month. We look forward to showing a 2017 Disney Pixar animated film about aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family's ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer. This film, rated PG, lasts 105 minutes.

The Friends of Freeman Library provide light refreshments as well as the film. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 832.927.5420 for further information.  

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

We at the Evelyn Meador Branch Library recognize and love the diversity of our community. It’s a wonderful thing to have people of different cultures and backgrounds associate and trade ideas. We love this aspect for our community and want to do everything we can to foster this. As such, the library is excited to be spending the next month celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. This wonderful celebration will allow us to learn more about Hispanic cultures, and gain a greater appreciation of the great things they have. Here are a few of the things that you can do at the library to gain a better appreciation of Hispanic culture.

Teen Movie Night

Ready to relax a bit and watch a movie with friends. Come by the Teen Game Room on Thursday, September 20, at 6:00-8:15 PM to watch the live action Beauty and the Beast movie. Snacks provided!

© 2017, Disney, PG

For teens and tweens grades in 6-12.

Star Wars Festival

With May the 4 long past, and Star Wars Episode IX still a long ways off, I’m sure many of you are feeling a distinct lack of the Force in your life. If that is the case, make sure that you come to the Evelyn Meador Branch Library’s Star Wars Festival on September 8. From 2:00 to 4:00 PM that Saturday, we will have a variety of Star Wars events that will fill that void in your life. Some of these amazing activities are:

Friday, 8/31 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Summer Film Fest Event #6

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Summer Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates during Summer 2018. This free event requires no registration.

On Friday, August 31 at 10:15 AM, the Summer Film Fest concludes with a 1967 musical comedy about an ambitious window washer who seeks to climb the corporate ladder. This unrated film which stars Robert Morse, Michele Lee, and Rudy Vallee, lasts 121 minutes.

Adults - Friday @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Summer Film Fest Event #5

 

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Summer Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates during Summer 2018. This free event requires no registration.

On Friday, August 3 at 10:15 AM, the Summer Film Fest continues with a 1963 musical comedy about a rock singer who travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted. This unrated film which stars Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, and Janet Leigh lasts 112 minutes.

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