Teen Program

Teen Read Week Book Club

 Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and Teen Read Week. Pick up your free copy of Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan anytime starting September 20th. We will discuss Esperanza Rising and other teen books, do a craft and eat light snacks. The next Teen Book Club book will be given out during this program. Supplies are limited. For Teens and Tweens 12-18.

National Night Out - October 4th @ 5:30-8 PM [3+]

Please join us in the Parker Williams Branch parking lot as we celebrate National Night Out on October 4th from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM.
Bring the family out to a welcoming, friendly environment to enjoy music, face painting, balloons, refreshments, and hot dogs.
If you have any questions, please call 281-481-9189.
Photo Credit: www.sanantonio.gov

Innovation Lab Maker Challenge

The patrons who use the Innovation Lab come up with some incredibly creative designs and projects, and they'll be showing them off this Saturday, October 1st, at 11 a.m. during the JHLIL Maker Challenge Contest. If you've made something in the Lab during the past three months, there's still time to enter -- but not much!  Follow this link to find the rules and requirements, and register by Wednesday, September 28th. 

- Patrick Ferrell, Innovation Lab Trainer

3D Printer Users Group

Join us in the 3D Printer Users Group meeting in the Jocelyn H. Lee Innovation Lab to share your ideas or other experiences of 3D printing.  No registration required.  All are welcome!

 

CrafTeen @ NC

The North Channel Branch will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by creating a clay art piece inspired by trophies of the Mesoamerican ball game. Teens and tweens are invited to join in  We will get together in the meeting room on Monday, Sept. 26th, at 4:30 pm.  

© The Cleveland Museum of Art  2016

Teen Zone: Miss Peregrine

Come join us this Tuesday, September 20th at 4 pm and celebrate the release of the movie Miss. Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children!  We will discuss the book Miss. Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs and you can  make your own pair of wings to honor the book and the movie release.  Don't forget to check out the book! For more information please call 713-450-0982 


 

Get to Know Your Muslim Neighbor Next Saturday @ your library


Next Saturday in the Marge Jacobson Community Room - Freeman Library & the Muslim American Society welcome you to join us for our first "Know Your Muslim Neighbor Neighbor" Event on Saturday, 9/24. We open the doors at 11:30 AM & invite people of all ages to learn historical facts about Islam & America!

Please come, experience, and enjoy:
1. A Poster Exhibit
2. Ethnic Food & Refreshments
3. Henna Art
4. Crafts for people of all ages
5. Write your name in Arabic
6. Presentation about the Muslim community in Houston & America
7. Ask an Imam
8. Islamic music
9. Try on a Hijab

Teen Craft: Pokémon Key Chains

Clipart: © 2016 Vital Imagery Ltd. Key chainMake your favorite Pokémon out of fuse beads. Wednesday, September 21, 4 pm - 5 pm, Ages 10-17. All materials provided. 

Clipart: © 2016 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Teen DIY & A Movie – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Wand DIY September 25th (PG) 152 min. @ 3:30 PM [10+]

“Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.” – imdb.com

We are celebrating Banned Books Week with one of the top banned book series of all, Harry Potter.
 

Come join us at the Parker Williams Branch for the wizarding fun and wand making on September 27th, in the Library Community Room at 3:30 PM.

 

Teen Craft Saturday: CD Scratch Art

Learn how to turn your old CDs into beautiful art this Saturday, September 17th at 2 PM.

This program is limited to ages 10 and up and requires pre-registration at hcpl.net or at the information desk.

Please call 281-821-1320 for more information or for assistance with registration.

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