Parker Williams

July Musical Movies on Tuesdays at 2:00 PM

Tuesday, July 3rd at 2 PM – Musical Movies – Sing – (PG) 108 min. [10+]
“In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same.” – imdb.com
This summer, our theme is Libraries Rock! Join us for a musical movie on Tuesdays throughout the summer at 2 PM in the Library Community Room. Our movie this Tuesday is Sing. And please remember, singing along isn’t just allowed, it’s encouraged!

Gaming – Fortnite Tournament [8+] - Friday, July 6th at 4 - 6 PM

For all those solo and team players, we will be hosting our version of a Fortnite Tournament where the last two players stay on and the other six players rotate off. This will be happening on Friday, July 6th from 4 to 6 PM in the computer lab. If you have USB Xbox One or PS4 controller, you can bring it and hook into our computer as long as it has the USB cord attached (or USB wireless charging cord). 

Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+]

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.

PS3—Street Fighter IV Tournament (T) [13+] – Friday, June 29th from 3 PM – 5 PM

 

 

 

Anyone looking for a fight?

Join us on Friday, June 29th from 3 PM to 5 PM for our Street Fighter IV Tournament (T) on PS3 in the Library Community Room.

Winner stays on, Losers rotate off.

Level up at the Parker Williams Branch Library.

Teen DIY and a Movie – Ant-Man (PG-13) 117 min. and The Super Hero Maker [13+] - Monday, June 25th at 3 PM

 

“Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.” – imdb.com


Infinity War got you down? What better way to pick yourself up than with a hero you know is alive? Ant-Man! Join us at the Parker Williams Branch on Monday, June 25th at 3 PM in the Library Community Room to pick up our spirits while creating some of our own Super Heroes like Cowboy Wolverine or Robot Aqua Space Man-Guy. 

Anime Club – Cowboy Bebop (TV-MA) [12+] - Friday, June 22nd from 4 PM to 6 PM

 

 “The futuristic misadventures and tragedies of an easygoing bounty hunter and his partners.” – imdb.com


This summer, we are showing some anime that rocks!

Starting off with Cowboy Bebop, we will get the full jazz experience from Yoko Kanno and the Seatbelts as we rocket around Mars.

Join us for 2 hours of jazz infused action packed anime and Pocky in the Library Community Room on Friday, June 22nd from 4 PM to 6 PM at the Parker Williams Branch Library.

Ask a Lawyer: Immigration, Naturalization and Asylum

Questions about immigration, citizenship, or asylum? A presentation here at the Parker Williams Branch Library coming up on Saturday, June 23 at 10:30 can help. Attorneys Liyue Huang-Sigle and Shuang Leng will provide an overview on these topics and take questions. Please register for this presentation by calling 281-484-2036 or visit our calendar of events at www.hcpl.net (see our location page and then click on events calendar).

Summer Science in June at the Parker Williams Branch Library

Tuesday, June 19th at 10:30 PM – Science Explorers – Liquid Measurement [5+]


Looking for some science for your little guys and gals? Science Explorers is a science programs for kids 5 and up to explore basic scientific principles. Come on down to the Parker Williams Branch Library on Tuesday, June 19th at 10:30 AM. This month, we will be exploring the volume of water through liquid measurements.

 

 Wednesday, June 20th at 5 PM – STEM Time -- Sound Amplifiers [8+]

Family Fun Night at the Parker Williams Branch Library

Want to do something fun with your family but you get home late? Don’t fret! The Parker Williams Branch Library has you covered! Join us in the Library Community Room at 7 PM on a variety of Wednesdays throughout the summer so you don’t miss out on the summer fun.

Wednesday, June 13th at 7 PM – Family Fun Night – Clear Lake Music Lessons Inc. Rock Band [8+] 

This week, we will have a rockin’ good time with a set from the Clear Lake Music Lessons Inc. Rock Band. Get ready to rock, just please keep your socks on. 

Wednesday, June 27th at 7 PM – Family Fun Night – Dobie HS Theater Storytellers [5+]

Wednesday Programs in June

Every Wednesday in the Library Community Room at 2:30 PM throughout the summer, the Parker Williams Branch Library will be having a special guest put together either a fun show or an amazing learning experience. 

Wednesday, June 13th at 2:30 PM – Program Summer – Thomas “Snakeman” Davis Show [6+]
Join us this week for the Thomas “Snakeman” Davis show to learn all about the different kinds of snakes from Texas and other parts of the world. If you ever wanted to pet a snake, this is the show for you. 

Wednesday, June 20th at 2:30 PM – Program Summer – Houston Ballet – Dance to Learn Week 1 [7+]

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