Parker Williams

SCORE workshop: Small business funding sources

Join SCORE Mentor and Counselor Dr. Lalitha Raman on September 17 at 10:30 a.m. for a workshop on small business financing. You will learn about the various sources of funds in the marketplace, the best place to start, what the lenders look for when reviewing a funding application and the key ingredients for success when borrowing money.

The free workshop will also cover sources of equity and how to use equity as an alternative to borrowing funds.

Movie Madness – The Lego Movie (PG) 100 min. September 1st @ 4:00 PM

 

“An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.” – imdb.com

Please join us in the Library Community Room on September 1st at 4:00 PM at the Parker Williams Branch for our first movie of the school year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Parks 100th Birthday Celebration August 25th @ 4:30 PM [3+]

 

    Celebrate the National Parks Service turning 100 years old with us on August 25th. There will be coloring of National Park posters and a junior ranger paper craft while watching a short documentary about the different National Parks throughout our country.

     Join us on August 25th at 4:30PM in the Library Community Room at the Parker Williams Branch. 

 

 

Anime Club – Bleach (TV-14) August 19th @ 4:00 PM [13+]

 

“High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.” – imdb.com


Please join us in the Library Community Room on August 19th at 4:00 PM at the Parker Williams Branch to watch an episode or two of Japanese animation and learn a little bit more about Japanese popular culture and history. 

 

Community Craft – Zootopia (PG) Craft and Movie August 18th @ 4-6 PM [10+] 108 min.

 

 

     “In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.” – imdb.com

     Please join us in the Library Community Room on August 18th from 4-6 PM at the Parker Williams Branch for Zootopia themed crafts, coloring, and movie fun.

 

 

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Jump-start your construction career

Considering a career in a construction industry, or seeking a new job? If so, attending either or both of these events later this month can help you reach that goal.

On Tuesday, August 23, find out more about the demand for jobs such as pipefitter, welder, industrial electrician, and boilermaker; learn how to communicate your skills; and learn about a networking resource linking job seekers with companies hiring. Presented by Workforce Solutions, Globalwide Talent, and SteelToePro. This free program begins at 10:30 a.m. and ends at 12:15 p.m.

Enjoy homegrown vegetables this fall and winter

It's hard to believe, but summer is almost over. That means it is almost time to plant fall and winter vegetables. A master gardener from the Harris County office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service can show you how to prepare your garden and give you advice on the best fall vegetables to plant for our area. Join us on Saturday, August 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for this free program. Please register by calling 281-484-2036 or visiting our events calendar.

Hour of Code – Scratch 101 August 11th @ 4:30 PM [8+]

 

     Hour of Code is a program brought to you by the Parker Williams Branch to help give school aged children some exposure to various computer programming languages.

     Meet us in the Library Computer Lab on August 11th from 4:30 to 5:30 to get an introduction to MIT’s free programing language Scratch.

 

 

 

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Mobile Pet Adoption Event with HCPHES August 13th @ 11:30 AM - 3 PM [All Ages]

The Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services Mobile Adoption Unit will be coming to the Parker Williams Branch on Saturday, August 13th from 11:30 AM to 3 PM.


 

You can come over and visit with the dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens that they have available for adoption. For any questions about adoption requirements, please contact the Veterinary Public Health Division at (281) 999-3191.

Teen Tuesday – Summer of Fandom Jeopardy August 2nd @ 3:00 PM [11+]

     As a finale to the Summer of Fandom, we are going to be hosting a team based Jeopardy style showdown to showcase all of the facts and fun tidbits about the different Fandoms we have experienced over the summer.

     Join us on August 2nd for the final event in the Library Community Room at 3 PM at the Parker Williams Branch. 

 

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