Teen Program

Teen Chess and Go Club---Fridays

    

Challenge other teens to a game of chess. The library will provide the room and chess board; does not include lessons or instructions.

 

The ancient game of GO is easy to learn, hard to master! Join the fun with this strategy game.

                   

FRIDAYS: 4:00-5:00 P.M.                                                

Beginning January 13, 2017

For ages 10+

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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

 

Anime Club – Bungo Stray Dogs (TV-14) April 28th @ 5 PM [13+]

“Nakajima Atsushi was kicked out of his orphanage, and now he has no place to go and no food. While he is standing by a river, on the brink of starvation, he rescues a man whimsically attempting suicide. That man is Dazai Osamu, and he and his partner Kunikida are members of a very special detective agency. They have supernatural powers and deal with cases that are too dangerous for the police or the military. ” – imdb.com

Teen Board Game Day - Tuesday, April 25 @ 4:30

Bring your own tabletop card and board games for this Teen Game Day meeting on Tuesday, April 25, from 4:30-5:30 PM, in the Teen Area. If you want to play D&D, Magic: the Gathering, or any other game, bring it and join with other teens to play! Not sure what to bring? Not a problem, the library will also provide games and chess.

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

The Fast Way to Good Pay

Computer careerWant a job with decent pay, but don’t want to spend 4 years in college? Consider technical school. On Monday, April 24th, at 3:00 pm, a representative from the Professional Career Training Institute will be at the library to talk about their programs in computer hardware, software, and networks; electrical installation and repair; and heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration. It doesn’t cost anything to come and listen! [Image ©2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.]

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.

 

 

Teen TAG Meeting - April 20 @ 6:30 PM

If you're a teen and interested in volunteering at the library, the Teen Advisory Group is the place to be! Join TAG and meet up with other teens to work together to help prepare for teen programs, decorate the teen room, and make buttons for the monthly button battles. This month’s meeting will be on Thursday, April 20, from 6:30-7:30 PM. We meet in the upstairs conference room.

For teens and tweens grades 6-12. For more information, call 281-360-6804. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens or @kwtag to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

MeeTeen Open Mic @ NC

microphoneTeens and tweens, you are invited to stop by North Channel Branch for our Open Mic.  We are celebrating National Poetry Month, so bring your favorite poem, write one of your own, read a monologue or just tell an awesome joke.  We will meet in the meeting room at 4:30 pm, Wednesday, April 19th

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NEW ANIME BOOK CLUB

On Thursday, April 20 at 4:30 p.m. the Katy Branch Library will hold the first meeting of their new Anime Club for Tweens and Teens.  Find out the latest news in the anime world, discuss your favorite manga, watch some anime and play some games. Snacks provided. 

Hot Rhymes and Sour Beats

Shakespeare-pepperIn celebration of National Poetry month, we have a unique challenge for you. Try reciting Shakespeare while biting into a hot pepper. Or, if you can't take the heat, try reading a poem after eating some candy with super-sour pucker-power. We’ll provide something for you to read or you can use a poem of your choosing. [Original selections or materials must be approved by staff.] Hot Rhymes and Sour Beats is for all ages and will be on Wednesday, April 19, at 4pm. Come! It’ll be fun!

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