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Faithful Paws at the Library this Saturday

faithful pawsIt's time for another visit from our favorite furry friends-Faithful Paws!  Faithful Paws is an organization that brings dogs who love to hear kids read to them!  Help build reading confidence and cuddle a new pal at the same time!  Join Faithful Paws this Saturday,  May 20th from 2 pm to 3 pm.

TeenScene @ NC

Cherry BlossomsTeens and tweens! Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month with North Channel this May.  On Wednesday, May 17th, we will be watching a movie directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Teens will get to vote on which one we will watch.  Bring a snack and a blanket if you like.  Swing by North Channel at 4:30 pm and enjoy the movie.

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Asian Pacific Heritage Kid's Craft

Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month at the library by making  your own Vietnamese Fire-breathing Dragon this Wednesday, May 10 at 4:30pm! The festivities will be held in the Public Meeting Room where you can reward your hard work with a sampling of candies and treats from a variety of Asian countries. Our monthly kid's crafts are recomended for ages 4 and up and all materials are supplied. For more information or groups please contact North Channel Branch at (281) 457-1631.

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Miyazaki Inspired Display

MiyazakiMay is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. To celebrate, North Channel has a front lobby display of Miyazaki inspired art. Hayao Miyazaki is a Japanese film director, animator, and manga artist. A popular title of Miyazaki is My Neighbor Totoro which tells the adventure of two girls and their interaction with forest spirits.

Monday Movie Madness

Join us Monday, May 8 at 4:30pm when we'll view Kubo and the Two Strings on our big screen! Discover if young Kubo from Japan, son of a Samurai, with the help of Monkey and Beetle, will be successful in his quest to find a magical suit of armor, after unlocking a secret legacy. This feature is 1 hour and 41 minutes long and is rated PG. Don't forget  your pillows, blankets, and snacks! Recommended for ages 4 and up. No tickets required.

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Tween Time: Cupcake Craft

Make and take a sweet craft Wednesday, April 26 at 4:30pm with us during Tween Time when we will create some Pop Art style cupcake art inspired by Wayne Thiebaud! Tween Time is a monthly program, usually the last Wednesday of the month, for ages 9 - 12 years. No tickets are required. For future Tween events and other children's programming here at North Channel Branch be sure to view our online calendar at . For group attendance or other questions please call (281) 457-1631.

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Earth Day Race Car Kid's Craft

Hug the earth today by doing your part to recycle or upcycle! Join us Monday, April 17 at 4:30pm in making a Recyclable Bottle Car Craft you will assemble yourself that actually moves. This program is recommended for ages 4 and up. Happy Earth Day!

Bunny Hops Kid's Craft

Hippity Hoppity-there's a  holiday on it's way! Hop on in to the library on Wednesday, April 12 at 4:30pm when you can make your own bunny ears and enjoy some treats too! This activity is recommended for ages 3 and up. We'll do all of our creating in the Public Meeting Room. For more information call the North Channel Branch Library at (281) 457-1631.

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Book SaleNorth Channel will hoid a Friends of the Library Book Sale this weekend, Friday and Saturday, April 7th and 8th, during library open hours. 
All proceeds from the sale go directly to the North Channel Library to fund various library needs, such as summer performers, books and other items.  Don't miss our book sale this weekend!

BIG NEWS: TWO Toddler Times @ NC

Toddler TimeAttention Toddler Time Parents, North Channel will now have 2 programs on Tuesdays at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM. Free tickets are required and available at the front desk the day of the program. Toddler Time is a year round early literacy program for children ages 18 months - 3 years old.
Preschool Story time is Tuesdays at 1:30 pm for children ages 3 - 6 years old.
Baby Time is Thursdays at 10:30 AM for babies 0 - 18 months, and their parent or caregiver. 
Groups please contact the library in advance at 281-457-1631

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