Art Adventures for Hispanic Heritage Month

Come explore Mexico! First listen to the book Just a Minute by Yuyi Morales and then make a craft, we are making pinatas with plastic cups and filling them with candy and decorating them with colorful tissue.  We are also decorating ourselves with colorful tissue flowers. Play a new game that will help teach you the language.  Learn about the culture, language and people of Mexico. Pick up a ticket at the desk. Tickets are issued beginning 30 minutes in advanced. For ages 5-10.

Computer Programming, Anyone?

Teens! As technology becomes a bigger part in our daily lives, more and more people are learning computer programming. Doing so not only prepares you for the future, but strengthens your problem solving abilities. And the best part? It is not as hard to learn as you think.

Starting Friday, October 2, at 4:30 PM join us in the meeting room to learn the programming language of Java and how to use it. The group plans to meet ever Friday. BYOL (Bring Your Own Laptop) is encouraged, but not required. 

Hispanic Heritage Trivia

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, we will be having an Adult Trivia.
The questionnaires will be available from September 20 through October 13, 2015.
All you need is come by the information desk and pick up your copy.
If you will, return your sheet by October 14, 2015. There will be a drawing on October 15, 2015

                                                  Enjoy and have fun.

Movie Makers Unite!

DirectorHave you ever wanted to make a great movie, but thought it was too complicated? That's about to all change!

Join us as the Microsoft Store teaches how to make your very own movies on a Surface Pro 3™ tablets. They'll give you the skills you need to entertain the masses.

We will gather in the meeting room at 4:30 PM on Monday, September 31. We hope to see you there!

Space is limited. A ticket is required. Tickets will be given out starting 30 minutes before the program.

Book Sale Coming. Are You Ready?

Friends of the Northwest Branch Library LogoWe're excited! The next Friends of the Northwest Branch Library book sale is fast approaching! Everyone is invited to attend, where you’ll find gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and more.

All funds collected go to support the Northwest Branch, so come for the deals and end up helping the library. People love the sale so much they shop even when the power goes out

The sale will be Saturday, September 26, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Don't miss out!

Computer Class Update

 It's a new day and a new time.

Starting in September computer class will be held on Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00 AM.
Are you wanting to improve on your skills?
Are you getting back into the workforce?
Are just needing computer basics?
We have space for you here at Northwest Branch Library.
If further information is needed call (281-890-2665) or come by the library.
Stress Free! that’s how we like it.

High Chair Corruption

A merger at Odelia Grey’s law firm has put her job in jeopardy, and her new icy-cold boss, Erica Mayfield, has it in for her. The humiliation doubles when Erica dumps her three-year-old niece with Odelia and disappears for the weekend. This adventure goes on until it is proven to be a cuddly cradle of crime.
History Mystery Book club of the Northwest Branch will be discussing, Hide & Snoop by Sue Ann Jaffarian.
 It is a great read! Come and enjoy.  Below is a link to her other books.   When: August 17th, @ 2:00 PM.

Bird Heroes

Houston Audubon SocietyJoin us for two fun and feathered events at the library this week.  First on Friday, July 31st at 4:00 come and watch Disney's animated movie Valiant, rated G. We will have popcorn and refreshments. Next, on Saturday, August 1st at 2:00 soar into the world of birds with the Houston Audubon Society and discover how amazing our feathered friends truly are. This program features live birds, bird songs and dance, fun books to look for at the library, and much more. Tickets are issued beginning 30 minutes in advanced. For ages 5-11. See you there.

Meet Your Next Heroes

Last week the children at the Northwest Branch Library got together and found their alter egos at Super Hero Camp. A great time was had by all. They designed their own costumes and found themselves in the middle of some serous training. Check it out.


Join the Fun

Mounted PoliceThe summer reading program is in full swing and we are Puppet Commotionhaving a blast.  Community Heroes, Magic, Puppets, LEGO Kyle KazooCamp, Movies, Crafts and more.

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