summer

Free Lunch For Children Ages 1-18

Starting Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays the South Houston Branch Library will be serving FREE Lunch to children ages 1-18 years of age.  Meals will be provided by the Houston Food Bank Summer Food Service Program. For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385. 

Pre-Summer Story Time Break

The spring session of our regular Children’s and YA programing concludes until June to allow staff time to prepare for summer programs.  Our regular story times will resume starting June 6th.  Hope to see you then!

Summer Job Help!

 

Job FlyerDo you have kids ages between the ages of 16 and 24? Are you looking for an opportunity for them to obtain skills they will use for the rest of their professional lives (and get them out of the house)?

Workforce Solutions will be having a Job Readiness Workshop at the Galena Park Branch Library for those ages 16-24! Attendees will benefit from some resume and interview tips, as well as be informed of job opportunities in the area.

Take a Break from the Heat with these Cool Titles!

Here in Harris County, we know August is the hottest month.  Why don’t you check out some of these movies from our collection and cool off!


    Christmas Vacation- Spend some time with the Griswolds as they celebrate the holidays with family.                                It’s sure to be a disaster!

Summer Send-off

Summer party courtesy of Clker.comSummer's winding down, so why not send it off with some fun at the Katy Summer Tailgate on August 13th from 6:00pm - 10:00pm. Sample local restaurant food, shop for crafts, play games, and more. Click here for more information. 

Free Lunch For Children Ages 1-18

Starting Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays the South Houston Branch Library will be serving FREE Lunch to children ages 1-18 years of age.  Meals will be provided by the Houston Food Bank Summer Food Service Program. For more information please call the branch at 713-941-2385. 

Last Summer Hurrah

There's still time for some lazy summer fun before school is back in session. These books can help you enjoy the unofficial end of the season with family and friends before the bell rings and the autumn leaves begin to fall:

Summer Jobs


Summer is the perfect time to earn some extra cash, whether it's  the job of your dreams or a daily slog.
If you're working hard for your money or working hard for no money, a.k.a. the Summer Internship,
you'll find some solidarity with these summer job reads. Have the summer off? Get all of the experience with
none of the work!

Summer Reading Club Begins!

 Monday, June 1st is the start of the annual Texas Summer Reading Club!  This year's theme is "every hero has a story"!  There are reading programs for Babies, Kids, Teens and Adults!  Sign up at  www.HCPL.net and let the fun begin!  Children can read and log books, write book reviews and complete hero quest activities to earn badges on their profile.  After signing up, come to the library for a free "reading is my superpower" stretchy bracelet and then read 10 books or 500 minutes to receive a certificate and free book* (*while supplies last).  But, that's not all!  Every Monday at 3:00 pm, enjoy fun and fabulous shows and every Thursday at 3:00 pm come and watch a movie in the Children's Activity Room (call Library for movie title).  Check out our Summer calendar ~ There's a whole lot of fun waiting for you and your child at the Tomball Library! 

Summer English as a Second Language Classes Open NOW!

          Need to improve your English skills?  We will begin accepting Levels 1 and 2 English as a Second Language (ESL) applications for our free classes on Friday, May 15th.   We will offer classes for the summer starting Tuesday, June 9th.  Both levels will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7:45 PM.  Come in to the North Channel Branch Library today to register!

Note: There will not be Level 2 classes in August.

       ¡Atención, estudiantes de inglés!  El 15 de mayo la biblioteca de North Channel comenzará a aceptar estudiantes para nuestras clases de inglés que ofreceremos en el verano.  Habrá una clase para nivel 1 y una clase para nivel 2.  Las clases son en la tarde, de 6 a 7:45 PM todos los martes y jueves.  Las clases empiezan el martes 9 de junio. Todas las clases son gratis. ¡Venga a la biblioteca hoy para llenar una solicitud e inscribirse en las clases!

Nota: No van a tener clases de nivel 2 en Agosto.

 

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