Teens

Theater Sketches for Teens

The South Houston Branch Library will be having a Theater Sketches program for teens ages 12 and older who are interested in theater and have a passion for acting. No experience is required! Teens will have fun challenging their acting skills while at the same time exploring literature. Registration is required and is open until Wednesday April 11th, and the program is Thursday, April 12 at 4:30 pm.

To register, please contact the branch at 832-927-5530 or register at the front desk when you stop by the library. 

Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+] - Saturday, April 14th from 2-4 PM

Magic: The Gathering is a dueling card game from Wizards of the Coast.

It incorporates strategy, mythical lore, and competitive-community play.

Join us on April 14th on the Library Floor for game play from 2-4 PM. For those who would like to learn how to play, a staff member will be present to teach you.

A Special Thank You to Strike Zone for their generous donation of Magic: The Gathering cards.

Teens: Rock Out With K-Pop Club

Explore the tops of the Korean pop charts on Thursday, April 5th at 4:30pm with K-Pop Club! Talk about the latest songs, videos, and more!

This program is for teens in grades 6-12. 

Drone Flying Club [8 to Adult] - Monday, April 9 at 5 PM

The South Belt Ellington area has always been an innovative location for the expansion of aerospace.

With a grant from the Parker Williams and Harris County Friends of the Library, we have been able to purchase the equipment to begin our own drone flying club.

If you have ever wanted to learn how to fly a quadcopter, you can learn right here at the Parker Williams Branch Library on the second and fourth Monday from 5 PM to 6 PM. 

Maker Monday: Cardboard Construction

Join us this Monday at 5 pm for Cardboard Construction.  All teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to create, shields, swords or whatever else you can imagine at the Fairbanks Library.  For more information call 713-466-4438.

Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+] - Monday, April 2 from 6-7:30 PM

Magic: The Gathering is a dueling card game from Wizards of the Coast.

It incorporates strategy, mythical lore, and competitive-community play.

Join us on April 2nd on the Library Floor for a few hours of game play from 6-7:30 PM.

For those who would like to learn how to play, a staff member will be present to teach you.

A Special Thank You to Strike Zone for their generous donation of Magic: The Gathering cards.

Kids and Teen Typing Class

Do you like learning with computer games?  Join us for a fun and interactive hour of typing games.

We will meet in the Katy Computer Lab.

Kids Schedule
4/9, 4/23
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Teen Schedule
4/2, 4/16, 4/30
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Financial Aid Awareness Workshop

Are you lost trying to figure out financial aid for college? Don't know where to start or what to do? Other pressing issues you can't find answers to? Well, we have the workshop for you! 

Lone Star College - North Harris will be here hosting a Financial Aid Awareness Workshop for us. Join us on Tuesday, March 27th from 5-7pm and learn more about FAFSA, TAFSA, and scholarship applications. 

Special Thanks to Lone Star College - North Harris for providing this free workshop. 

If you have any questions about this workshop, please give us a call at 832.927.5540.

Programs and services are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliant. Special accommodations can be requested in advance by contacting the library.

Teen Book Club: Love & Gelato

Join us for a delicious book club next Tuesday! We’ll discuss "Love & Gelato" by Jenna Evans Welch. As always, we’ll eat pizza, and we’ll even have an ice cream treat this month.

 

Date: Tuesday, March 27

Time: 4 PM – 5 PM

 

Ages: Grades 6 – 12

No registration required.

Pop up Library @ Cherry Blossom Yoga Studio April 14, 2018

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We all miss our library and are eagerly awaiting the day it reopens. In the meantime, Barbara Bush Branch Library will be having another exciting pop up! Join us at Cherry Blossom Yoga Studio this Saturday, April 14.

You will be able to:

• Return books
• Browse our mini collection
• enjoy a fun craft
• Apply for a library card

We will be there from 1pm to 5pm and hope to see you!

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