Northwest

Yoga for Adults, Wednesday Evenings at 6:15 pm

Beginner level YOGA class every Wednesday evening at 6:15pm. Yoga is a system of physical exercises, breath control, and meditation aimed at attaining bodily and mental control and well-being. The word “yoga” comes from the Sanskrit word Yuj, meaning to “yoke,” “join,” or “unite.” The word implies joining or integrating all aspects of the body with the mind to achieve a healthy and balanced life. Come and join us, this event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Northwest Branch Library at 832-927-5460 or via email at nw@hcpl.net. 

Creative Art Club for Adults, Wednesday Afternoons at 1:30 pm

Studies have shown that coloring and other art activities can help lower anxiety levels, reduce stress, and prevent boredom. Come and join us at the Northwest Branch Library and get in touch with your creative side. All materials will be provided by the library, event is free and open to the public. This program takes place on Wednesday afternoons at 1:30pm. Please call us at 832-927-5460 or email the library at NW@HCPL.NET if you have questions or need assistance. 

Make a Difference in Your Community!

Volunteer instructors are needed to teach English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, citizenship, and adult literacy in our community.  Training and materials are provided along with flexible scheduling. Make a difference in your community today. If you are interested in volunteering as a tutor for ESL, citizenship, or literacy classes, please contact the Northwest Branch Library for more information.You can reach us at 281-890-2665 or you can email us at NW@HCPL.NET .

New Year Holiday Schedule

The Northwest Branch Library New Year Holiday hours are:

Friday, December 29th, 2017 close at 5:00pm
Saturday, December 30th, 2017 closed
Monday, January 1st, 2018, closed

The Northwest Branch Library will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 2nd 2018, the branch will be open for business at 10:00am. In the meantime, materials can be returned to this location via the after hours drop box, which is located to the left of the entrance doors. Customers will have access to to Overdrive, databases, and the other electronic resources during the holiday closure. Have a happy and safe New Years.

    

Gingerbread House Craft

Gingerbread HouseNight Before ChristmasFriday, December 22nd at 2:00 pm come to the library to hear a story and make a gingerbread house. Listen to the story The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore and illustrated by Antonio Javier Caparo, then make your own Gingerbread house for the holidays. We will have graham crackers, frosting and lots of candy to help you build a masterpiece.  There is extra to snack on while you build. Space is limited, so come 30 minutes early to get a free ticket at the desk. This program is for children 6-11 years old.

December Holiday Hours Schedule

The Northwest Branch Library December Holiday hours are: 

Friday, December 22nd, close at 5:00pm
Saturday, December 23rd, closed
Monday, December 25th, closed
Tuesday, December 26th, closed

The Northwest Branch Library will resume normal operating hours on Wednesday, December 27th, the branch will be open for business at 12:00pm. In the meantime, materials can be returned to this location via the after hours drop box, which is located to the left of the entrance doors. Customers will have access to to Overdrive, databases, and the other electronic resources during the holiday closure. Have a happy and safe Christmas break. 

Creative Art Club for Adults, Wednesday afternoons at 2:00pm

Studies have shown that coloring and other art activities can help lower anxiety levels, reduce stress, and prevent boredom. Come and join us at the Northwest Branch Library and get in touch with your creative side. All materials will be provided by the library, event is free and open to the public. During December, this class will take place at 2:00 pm at the Northwest Branch Library. Please contact us at 832-927-5460 or via email at NW@HCPL.NET and a staff member will assist you. 

High-5 Club

Sticky, Sticky, Stuck!Saturday, December 9th at 3:00 PM join the High Five Science Club presented by the University of Houston Be a Teacher Club to learn about sticky stuff. We will be reading the book Sticky, Sticky, Stuck! by Michael Gutch. We will be doing a fun game and everyone will get to take home some treats and Christmas slime! Come to the desk 30 minutes before the program to get a free ticket. Space is limited.  For ages 1st-3rd grade.

Yoga for Adults on Wednesdays at 6:15 pm

Beginner level YOGA class every Wednesday evening at 6:15pm. Yoga is a system of physical exercises, breath control, and meditation aimed at attaining bodily and mental control and well-being. The word “yoga” comes from the Sanskrit word Yuj, meaning to “yoke,” “join,” or “unite.” The word implies joining or integrating all aspects of the body with the mind to achieve a healthy and balanced life. Come and join us, this event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Northwest Branch Library at 832-927-5460 or via email at nw@hcpl.net. 

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