Parker Williams

Polliwog Club by the Harris County Precinct 1 Naturalists December 19th through the 22nd @ 1-2 PM [3+]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Looking for something educational for your kids to do during the Christmas break? The Naturalists from Harris County’s Precinct 1 will be coming to the Parker Williams Branch Library Community Room to teach children about different animal habitat on each day.

The Polliwog Club program includes songs, stories, crafts and LIVE animals! The program is geared toward children ages 3 to 5. Parental attendance is required during the hour long, four-day program.

Interviewing skills, resumes and applications

Learn from a United Way job coach how to better communicate your qualifications effectively on applications, your resume and at job interviews next Thursday, December 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. Please call 281-484-2036 or click on the library events calendar to register.

Building Life Skills – Laundry Basics December 7th @ 5 PM [7+]

     From emperors to employees, we all have to wear clothes. Come and learn the basics of fabric types, sorting colors, and choosing washing machine and dryer settings.

     There will be a brief exercise in folding clothes to save space as well.

Please join us in the Library Community Room at 5 PM on December 7th at the Parker Williams Library to see if club soda is really the answer for all your laundry woes.

Science Fair Research Help at Jessup Elementary December 6th @ 6 PM [7+]

Does your kid have a science fair project to do? Are you confused as to what they actually have to do? Do they need to write down some science-based stuff on paper and turn it in?


Mr. John will be at Jessup Elementary School from 6pm to 7pm to help out students and parents find information to explain the scientific principles behind your student's science fair project.


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Movie Madness – Kubo and the Two Strings (PG) 101 min. December 1st @ 4:00 PM [10+]

“A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.” – imdb.com

Please join us in the Library Community Room on December 1st at 4:00 PM at the Parker Williams Branch.

 

 

 

 

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Neuroscience of the aging brain

Can a brain in middle age and beyond learn new tricks? Learn what new research says about how the brain changes as we age, and some actions you can take to keep your brain healthy as you get older, in this presentation by Curtis Neveu, PhD at the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston. Join us at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Please register by calling 281-484-2036 or sign up at our events calendar.

Community Craft – Clean Out the Craft Closet! November 23rd @ 2-4 PM [6+]

     We are hosting our 2nd Annual Clean Out the Craft Closet Community Craft. Please join us to do a variety of crafts that were left over from various storytimes or other activities throughout the year.

     It’s the perfect time to create an innovative centerpiece for the Thanksgiving Day table. Join us on November 23rd from 2:00 to 4:00 PM in the Library Community Room for craft-tastic time. 

 

Family Table Top Games November 22nd @ 3:30-5:30 PM [3+]

     Say “Checkmate!” to boredom while the kids are off for Thanksgiving Break, the Parker Williams Branch will have a selection of different table top games available for families and friends to play. There will be different games at different tables for a variety of ages.

     Join us in the Library Community Room on November 22nd from 3:30 to 5:30 PM or else you might be “Sorry.” 

 

 

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Citizenship application help

Planning to apply for citizenship, but have some questions about the application form? Join BPSOS representatives who are certified to assist in filling out the citizenship application form (N400) here at the library on Wednesday, November 16 from 3 to 5 p.m. Contact the library at 281-484-2036 or through the events calendar to register and to receive a list of the kinds of information needed to complete the application. 

Teen DIY & A Movie – Star Trek Beyond (PG-13) 120 min. November 21st @ 3:00 PM [13+]

“The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a new ruthless enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.” – imdb.com 


Come on over and see the newest installment of the Star Trek series while making some Trek-tastic crafts. Join us at the Parker Williams Branch on November 21st, in the Library Community Room at 3 PM for a Spock-tacular time.

 

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