Summer Reading Program

Kids & Teens! If You Completed Summer Reading, You Earned a Houston Dynamo Ticket!

HCPL Summer Reading Program partner, the Houston Dynamo is offering a free ticket with the purchase of a discounted adult ticket to any child or teen who completed all levels of HCPL's Summer Reading Program. The tickets are for the Saturday, September 9 match against the Colorado Rapids.

Eligible kids and teens must pick up their ticket vouchers from their library branch and call the phone number on the flyer by September 8..

This voucher and all SRP prizes can be picked up at your HCPL branch until Aug 19.

Summer Reading Program Wrap-up

srpRegistration for the HCPL Summer Reading Program program has closed, but it's not too late to complete the program. Registered participants may log titles and activities until Saturday, August 12. Prizes may be picked up through August 19 (while supplies last).

Family Chess Club - Aug 5 & 8, 1:00-3:00 PM

Whether you are learning, expanding your knowledge, or just want to have fun, come by our Family Chess Club! Chess Club will meet this month on Saturday, August 5, and Tuesday, August 8, from 1:00-3:00 PM, in the Meeting Room.

This program is for school-aged children up to adults. For more info, contact the library at 281-360-6804.

Read-In!

All kids ages 8-12 are welcome to join us on Tuesday, August 8 from 2 - 5 pm for a Read-In at the Fairbanks Branch Library! Bring your favorite pillows, blankets, or bean bags chairs and a stack of books. We'll be sitting around reading and sharing. Snacks will be provided. We'll be giving tickets out at 1 pm because space is limited.

Celebration!

The summer reading program is coming to a close. We had a delightful end-of-summer party. Take this opportunity to  log the books you’ve read and the things you’ve done. Come claim prizes! Be sure to keep coming to High Meadows for our resources and our activities.

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Build a Better World... Volunteer!

At the Maud Marks Library, we have a very giving community.  Our food drive this summer filled our box and then some for Katy Christian Ministries.  But it is now time to celebrate our community's giving spirit is another way through our annual volunteer fair!  This Saturday, the Maud Marks Library will be hosting our third annual volunteer fair for the Katy community.  Groups participating this year include Child Advocates, West Houston Assistance Ministries, CAPS, Texas Children's Hospital, Krause Center, and more.  Come out between 10 AM- 2 PM to learn all about the many groups in the Katy area looking to make our community a better place!  Find out how you can give back to your neighbors.  Thank you for being such a loving community!

Teen 3D Printing - July 3 @ 6:30 PM

In this class, teens will learn the basics of TinkerCAD, a 3D design program, to make their own design, that will then be printed using Kingwood Library’s Ultimaker 3D printer. Class will be held on Thursday, August 3, from 6:30-8:00 PM, in the computer lab. Please note that an email address is required to create a TinkerCAD account.

Registration is now required for this event. Please register online or by calling the library at 281-360-6804.

For teens and tweens entering grades 6-12. For more info, contact Ms. Lauren, YA Librarian, at 281-360-6804 or kwteens@hcpl.net. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Adults - Friday, 8/4 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Continues with Event #5!

Adults - Friday, 8/4 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Continues with Event #5!

We look forward to showing Sabrina, the 1954 romantic comedy starring Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, and William Holden.This free program requires no registration.

Thanks!

Another summer of reading and fun at Harris County Public Library has come to a close. Before we can catch our breath, we must thank all of our partners who helped make Summer Reading at HCPL a success. 

Annual End of Summer Party

 Join us for our Annual End of the Summer Party! There may be a sighting of Bob the Builder. Entertainment provided by Incredible Events! Frozen treats will be served. For all ages. No pre-registration required. The program begins Thursday, August 3 at 2:00 pm. 

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