Teen Program

Buttons Galore!

Design and Create your own buttons to decorate your backpack at Teen Time on Monday, August 22 at 4:00 pm. We'll be using computers to create your own design and then using our in house button maker. All teens 12- 18 are welcome.

 

picture courtesy of flickr user drewm

Wii Sports Games

Due to popular demand,  we have scheduled another Wii Games session at the Jacinto City Branch Library!  Come join us on Wednesday, August 17 at 3 pm in the meeting room and be sure to bring your friends.  Recommended for ages 10-17.  For more information, call us at 713-673-3237. 

Teen Game Night

Teen Playing Video GameGame night is back on for teens and tweens! Every Wednesday, ages 12 and up can play games like Super Smash. The doors to the meeting room open at 4:00. For more information about programs, check the Northwest Branch calendar, or call 281-890-2665.

Anime Club – Bleach (TV-14) August 19th @ 4:00 PM [13+]

 

“High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.” – imdb.com


Please join us in the Library Community Room on August 19th at 4:00 PM at the Parker Williams Branch to watch an episode or two of Japanese animation and learn a little bit more about Japanese popular culture and history. 

 

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

A long time ago in a library quite near,
a librarian planned a Star Wars program.
All the Jedi and Sith were invited to watch the
latest film and enjoy snacks  and prizes.
The journey commenced at 3:00 pm on Monday, August 15.

 

© Wald Disney Studios

Community Craft – Zootopia (PG) Craft and Movie August 18th @ 4-6 PM [10+] 108 min.

 

 

     “In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.” – imdb.com

     Please join us in the Library Community Room on August 18th from 4-6 PM at the Parker Williams Branch for Zootopia themed crafts, coloring, and movie fun.

 

 

For more Zootopia (Click Hare): 

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Join other teens on Tuesday, August 9 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the book, Coraline by Neil Gaiman.  Since this book was made into a movie, it should create a lively discussion.  We’ll also be talking about our favorite authors and indulge in some yummy snacks. The YA book club meets the second Tuesday of every month.

Hour of Code – Scratch 101 August 11th @ 4:30 PM [8+]

 

     Hour of Code is a program brought to you by the Parker Williams Branch to help give school aged children some exposure to various computer programming languages.

     Meet us in the Library Computer Lab on August 11th from 4:30 to 5:30 to get an introduction to MIT’s free programing language Scratch.

 

 

 

For more on Scratch (Click Here):

They're BACK!

The Middle School Spot and Tuesday Crafts are back!

Join us at the following programs!

 

Tuesday, August 9 @ 4:30 pm

We're making these adorable little companions called Buggles!  All kids and tweens  ages 8-12 are welcome to make the pocket sized pals.

 

 

Wednesday, August 10 @ 5pm

All tweens 10-13 are welcome to join us for some Wii-U gaming!  Race around the track with Mario and his friends!

Last Week of Summer Reading!


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You've done your reading!  You've visited the programs!  Your summer has been full of activities!  Don't forget to pick up your incentives by 5 PM on this Saturday, August 6 if you registered for Summer Reading at Atascocita Branch.  We are already out of levels 3, 5, and 6 prizes for the children (although we have other incentives in place).

It's been great sharing reading with you all this summer!

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