Parker Williams

Meet the Go Tejano Committee [All Ages] - Saturday, September 29th at 10:30 AM

 

Do you love going to the rodeo?

Have you seen all those people walking around in a committee vest?

Have you ever wondered who they are, what they do, and how it all got started?

Join us on Saturday, September 29th at 10:30 AM at the Parker Williams Branch Library to find out more about the Go Tejano Committee.

Learn more about Houston’s Tejano culture as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage month together.  

#HOUSTONRODEO

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Anime Club – My Hero Academia (TV-14) [12+] - Friday, September 28th from 4 PM to 6 PM

 

 

 

“A superhero-loving boy without any powers is determined to enroll in a prestigious hero academy and learn what it really means to be a hero." – imdb.com


After a summer of music, everyone is going back to school, even the Parker Williams Anime Club.

Join us as we watch the journey of Izuku Midoria as he battles his way into UA Academy, the school of his dreams.

Anime Club will be meeting in the Library Community Room starting at 4 PM.

Get ready for Pocky and Plus Ultra!

Library Leadership [12+] - Thursday, September 27th at 5 PM

 

 

In the spirit of new beginnings, we here at the Parker Williams Branch Library are starting a new Library Leadership team.

This is an opportunity for teens to have their voice heard about the programs the library is offering, the teen books bought for our collection, and any other topic that effects how they live their life.

Library Leadership will be the last Thursday of the month at 5 PM in the Library Community Room. 

STEM Time – Marshmallow Molecules [8+] - Wednesday, September 26th at 5 PM

 

 

Join us in the Library Community Room on Wednesday, September 26th at 5 PM for our STEM Time project Marshmallow Molecules.

 

We are going to be learning about what makes up different molecules and how the periodic table of elements was created.   

Book Buddies: Big Buddy Training [14+] - Tuesday, September 25th at 4:30 PM

 

Book Buddies is a youth literacy program brought to you from the Harris County Public Library.

Book Buddies is for children from Kindergarten to third grade and will be held at the Parker Williams Branch Library starting on Tuesdays at 5:00 to 5:45 PM for ten consecutive weeks starting October 2nd and ending December 4th.

We are looking for teen volunteers to be mentor Big Buddies.

Applications will be available at the Reference Desk and will be due the day of the training.

Training will be on Tuesday, September 25th at 4:30 in the Parker Williams Library Community Room. 

Chess Club [8 to Adult] - Monday, September 24th at 6:30 PM

 

 

New to the Parker Williams Branch Library, we are exploring the interest in the Southbelt area for a Chess Club.

Chess is a two player, strategy game that is played by people all over the world.

Staff members will be available to teach beginners how to play. Chess Club will be held in the Library Community Room on September 24th, at 6:30 PM. 

Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+] - Saturday, September 22nd 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 the first and third Mondays from 6PM -7:30PM and the second and forth Saturday from 4PM – 6PM on the Library Floor for a few hours of game play.

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.

Community Craft – Bead Keychain or Bracelet [7+] - Thursday, September 20th at 4 PM

 

 

 

Join us at the Parker Williams Branch Library on September 20th at 4 PM in the Library Community Room for our Community Craft.

This month, we will be making pony bead bracelets and keychains. 

Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+] - Monday, September 17th 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 the first and third Mondays from 6PM -7:30PM and the second and forth Saturday from 4PM – 6PM on the Library Floor for a few hours of game play.

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.

Anime Club Classic – Trigun (TV-14) [12+] - Friday, September 14th from 4 PM to 6 PM

 

 “Vash the Stampede is the most infamous outlaw on the planet Gunsmoke and with a 60 billion double dollar price on his head the most sought after!" – imdb.com


There have been so many good shows released in anime throughout the years. In response to a rise in interest, we are adding session of Anime Club dedicated to the Classics.

These are Anime that have passed the test of time and captured fan boy/girl hearts over the years.

On September 14th from 4-6PM, we’ll be delving into the harsh world of Vash the Stampede.

There will be revolvers, cyborgs, and Pocky in the Library Community Room. Love and Peace!

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