Summer Reading Program

Teen 3D Printer Lab - June 15 @ 6:30 PM

Teens will learn the basics of TinkerCAD, a 3D design program, to create their own design, that can then be printed using Kingwood Library’s Ultimaker 3D printer. Class will be held on Thursday, June 15, starting at 6:30 PM, in the computer lab. Please note that an email address is required to create a TinkerCAD account.

For teens and tweens entering grades 6-12. For more info, contact Ms. Lauren, YA Librarian, at 281-360-6804, or kwteens@hcpl.net. 

If you are interested in a 3D Design class for children or adults, please refer to the calendar for information on those classes, or call the library at 281-360-6804. 

Program: Captain Carol Curtiss-'Life of a Merchant Marine Officer'

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. Cargo ShipJoin us for our program Life of a Merchant Marine Officer, Saturday, June 17 at 10:30 am. Captain Carol Curtiss will talk about her experiences in the Merchant Marines as one of the first women officers aboard Ocean-going Merchant Cargo ships. Captain Carol is an entertaining speaker! Her stories are included in her new book: 'Deep as the Ocean'. Free! No registration required. 

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Tween Game Day - June 13 @ 2:00 PM

Monopoly! Trouble! Sorry! Bananagrams! Do you enjoy playing board and card games? Then come by the Kingwood Library today, June 13, at 2:00 PM, for Tween Game Day. Play the library’s games or bring your own! 

Registration required. This program is for tweens grades 4-7. For more info, contact the library at 281-360-6804.

STEM Time – The Design/Prototype Process June 19th @ 5 PM [8+]

 

Have you ever wondered why there are different versions and editions of technology and other inventions?

In the “Build a Better World” spirit, we will be exploring the design process used in the development and prototyping phases of creating a new invention.

Help us invent something new on June 19th at 5 PM in the Library Community Room.     

 

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Cancelled Lady Bug Program Replaced by Mad Science

The Lucky Lady Bugs Program scheduled for Thursday, June 15 has been cancelled by the performer. We will be presenting a program by the group Mad Science on the following Thursday, June 22 at 2:00 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.                                                             Clipart:    Copyright © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.                               

Teen Gaming Tournament - June 12 @ 1:30 PM

Calling all gamers! Do you have what it takes to finish the fight? A Super Smash Bros Wii Tournament will be held this coming Monday, June 12, at 1:30 PM, in the Teen Game Room. Join the brawl for a chance to win a trophy!

Online Registration is recommended. Visit our calendar here to register, or contact 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.

The HCPL Summer Reading Program is back at Maud Marks Library!

We’ve got a new sign up system and great new prizes too! All ages are invited to participate by earning points reading or performing other activities. Get prizes for every 100 points up to 500 points.There's magnets and stickers to earn, free Chipotle to be had, raffle tickets to win prize baskets for teens and adults and many other great prizes. Sign up is in the library or online where you can also find more information about the program and other prizes. 

Community Craft – Cars (PG, 116 min) Drive-In June 16th @ 3 PM [10+]

 

 

In conjunction with the release of Cars 3, we will be hosting a Drive-In showing of the original Cars (PG, 116 min) at 3PM in the Library Community Room.

There will be cardboard, markers, and other materials available to make your own car.

Join us for the movie, car construction, and refreshments at the Parker Williams Branch. Refreshments will be provided by the Parker Williams Branch Friends of the Library. 

For books about Cars 3 (Click Here):

Sign up for Summer Reading Today!

Summer Reading has officially begun! Don't forget to sign up today and start logging all the books you've read and/or activities you've completed. You can earn points towards some amazing prizes! If you have questions, or need help registering, give us a call at 281-376-4610. Happy Reading!

Design, Make, and Take: Team Logos

Team LogoDo you like the logos for the Houston Texans, or the Astros, or Rockets team? Have you ever wanted to make your own design to call your own? Teens and Tweens, ages 10 and up (5th grade or higher), join us today in the public meeting room at 4:30 PM for a Team Logo program. Create your own design and turn it into a button you can wear to all the upcoming Teen Summer Reading Competition Programs.
Check out the online events calendar or pick up a printed calendar at the front desk for more exciting programs this summer at North Channel Library.

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