Spring Branch Memorial

Thanksgiving Holiday Library Hours

We will close early on Wednesday, November 22, at 5:00 p.m.  The storytimes will take place as scheduled:Cornucopia

Baby time—10:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
Toddler time—11:30 a.m.

There will be no after-school program.

We will be closed Thursday through Sunday, November 23-26, in observance of Thanksgiving.  We will reopen on Monday, November 27 at 1:00 p.m.

We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! 

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Creative Corner: Lego Fun

Get ready for a new Lego Challenge! Put on your thinking cap and get ready to build and create with Lego blocks.

Date: November 15

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

This program is for grades 1-5 and kindergartners with an adult.

Space is limited. Please arrive early to ensure participation.
Registration for after-school programs opens 30 minutes prior to the program.

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Cooks and Books--NEW!

Join the fun with our new book group for grades 3-5. For this meeting we are reading a Science Fiction/Fantasy book (your choice) and making an out-of-this-world snack!

This program is for grades 3-5.

 

Date: Wednesday, November 8

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Space is limited. Please arrive early to ensure participation.
Registration for after-school programs opens 30 minutes prior to the program.

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Spring Branch-Memorial Library Teen Book Club

SteelheartWant to celebrate Halloween in a fun, new way? Join the Spring Branch-Memorial Library Teen Book Club as we discuss the book Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson. If you like superheroes, then you’ll love this book!

At our book club meeting, we’ll have pizza and play games. We will also decide on a book club name, so bring your ideas to share. Feel free to wear a costume!

Date: Tuesday, October 31
Time: 4 PM – 5 PM
Ages: 12-18 (Grades 6-12)

November Computer Classes

In November, we are offering the following computer classes:

Word Beginner Word—November 9
EmailBeginner Internet—November 16
Beginner Email—November 30

All classes are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

Halloween Fun

Halloween Dance Party!

Join us for some fun, crafts, games and more!

Family program for all ages.

 

Saturday, October 28

Schedule:
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.---crafts and games
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.---costume parade and dance party with DJ

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Country Club: Morocco

Join our library “Country Club” and we will “travel” to a different country each month to sample food, culture, games and more! This month we will travel to North Africa to stamp our passports in Morocco!

This program is for grades 1-5 and kindergartners with an adult.

Date: Wednesday, October 25

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Space is limited. Please arrive early to ensure participation.
Registration for after-school programs opens 30 minutes prior to the program.

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Spring Branch-Memorial Library--The Page Turners

MartianTitle to be discussed: The Martian by Andy Weir.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, November 14, 6:30 p.m.  Summary: "When a dust storm forces his crew to evacuate the planet while thinking him dead, astronaut Mark Watney finds himself stranded on Mars's surface, completely alone. Armed with nothing but his ingenuity, his engineering skills--and a gallows sense of humor that proves to be his greatest source of strength--Mark embarks on a dogged quest to stay alive, but will his resourcefulness be enough to overcome the impossible odds against him?"

Creative Corner

Halloween is right around the corner and Idea Lab Kids is joining us for a not-too-spooky Halloween-themed STEM project!

This program is for grades 1-5 and kindergartners with an adult.

 

Date: Wednesday, October 18

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Space is limited. Please arrive early to ensure participation.

Registration for after-school programs opens 30 minutes prior to the program.

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Victorian Ladies In Texas

You are invited to step back into the 1850’s-1870’s in Texas. Learn about the lives and roles of Texas ladies of that era.

 

 

Date: Tuesday, October 17

Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

All adults are invited.

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