December 10 - 15 Events at Octavia Fields

Family Movie - MON Dec 10 @ 4:30
Family Movie with fresh popcorn provided by Movie Tavern Deerbrook.

Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas
© Warner Brothers 2014
TV-G 43 minutes

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 12/10/2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

 


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Microsoft EXCEL Basics - MON Dec 10 @ 5
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!

THIS IS one of the BIG THREE OFFICE SOFTWARES employers want their prospective employees to know. Come get some experience!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/10/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

Teen Tuesdays: Ugly Sweater Cookies - TUE Dec 11 @ 5
Join us to decorate Ugly Sweater Christmas Cookies!

All materials provided by the Friends of the Octavia Fields Library.

Our Thanks go to the Friends of Octavia Fields Library for their generous support!

This program is for ages 12-18.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 12/11/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

Hungry for Health! - TUE Dec 11 @ 7
Salad in a Jar
Bring two salad ingredients and 5 Mason Jars. Come build 5 healthy meals for the week. Use SignUpGenius to let us know what ingredients you will bring (click here)

 

Smoothie Prep
Bring two smoothie ingredients washed, chopped and ready to share. Use SignUpGenius to let us know what ingredients you will bring (click here)
Bring 5 quart-size freezer bags
Go home with 5 bags ready to freeze.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults, All Ages
Date: 12/11/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
 

 

Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics - TUE Dec 11 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

THIS IS one of the BIG THREE OFFICE SOFTWARES employers want their prospective employees to know. Come get some experience!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/11/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 

TABLE TOP GAMES - Every Wednesday @ 10 AM
Adults 18+ Only Please

Come join other Adults to play board games!

  • Dominoes
  • Checkers & Chess
  • Scrabble
  • Cards
  • Chinese Checkers
  • And More!

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Senior Adults, Adults
Date: 12/12/2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM

 

Computers for SENIORS! - WED Dec 12 @ 11 am
Computing skills for SENIORS!

An ongoing class for Adults/Seniors to brush up technology skills or learn new ones.

It will be something new every week, discussing topics ranging from internet security, passwords, email, Microsoft Office, cell phones, tablets, e-readers, tech in the news, to just about anything you'd like to know! Bring your suggestions and questions.

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Senior Adults, Adults
Date: 12/11/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

 

Christmas StoryTime - WED Dec 12 @ 10:15 AM
Join us for a special Christmas storytime at Octavia Fields for children of all ages.

Come ready to listen to Christmas-themed stories and songs. We'll follow up the storytime fun with special crafts and tasty treats to share with our friends!
Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 12/12/2018
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM

 

 

 

Camp Poké - WED Dec 12 @ 4
Join us for Pokémon-themed crafts in the children's area. Lures will be provided for those who use the Pokémon Go app. A Pokémon program for kids ages 5 to 12. We’ll craft while we catch ‘em! Kids are welcome to bring their own cards or handheld games to play with other participants.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 12/12/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Dec 12 @ 5-6:45
Come to the Computer Lab from 5:00 to 6:45 for some supervised Minecraft gameplay using our Lab Desktop computers! We'll discuss strategies, tips, and techniques. No Minecraft account is required.
Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 12/12/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 

 

 

Microsoft EXCEL Basics - THU Dec 13 @ 11 AM
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!

THIS IS one of the BIG THREE OFFICE SOFTWARES employers want their prospective employees to know. Come get some experience!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/13/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 

Christmas Party - THU Dec 13 @ 5
Get into the holiday spirit at the 2018 Octavia Fields Library Christmas Party.

Santa will be stopping by to hear your Christmas wish lists & to take pictures.

Enjoy sweet treats, fun family crafts, & holiday cheer!

Bring the whole family & don't forget your camera!

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 12/13/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM


CITIZENSHIP CLASSES - Thursdays @ 6:30
Get yourself prepared to apply for U.S. Citizenship and to take the U.S. Citizenship Test!

Learn about:
Application Process
Civics and U.S. History
English, Writing, and Reading tests

Join us at the Octavia Fields Library!

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/13/2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 

Microsoft WORD for RESUMES - FRI Dec 14 @ 2
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction! We will be learning Microsoft Word 2016 and working on our resumes!

We are going to cover Word specifically for your job-hunting resumes. Bring your rough draft or some ideas and let’s get started or finished on that resume!

If the students choose, we will discuss resume tips and tricks!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/14/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM

 

MINECRAFT for Tweens and Teens!! - FRI Dec 14 @ 3:30-5
So popular, we added a second session!! Come to the Computer Lab from 3:30 to 5:00 for some supervised Minecraft gameplay using our Lab Desktop computers! We'll discuss strategies, tips, and techniques, or maybe just PLAY MINECRAFT! No Minecraft account is required.

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 12/14/2018
Start Time: 3:30 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

How Will You Pay for College? - SAT Dec 15 10 @ 10 AM
This workshop covers seven key insider secrets and strategies that will help you send your child to schools you never thought you could afford. The workshop is fun and interactive where parents and students leave with a hope a being able to attend the college of their choice.

This program is presented by Marty McCain, a certified college advisor.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Parents/Caregivers, Teens
Date: 12/15/2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
 

 

Fun with Furry Friends - SAT Dec 15 @ 3
Faithful Paws will be here Saturday at 3pm. Come and read with these fabulous furry friends.

School age children (5-12) are invited to read aloud their favorite picture books to the certified therapy dogs from Faithful Paws.

Children can also have their pictures taken with their favorite Furry Friend. Join us for a tail-wagging good time!

For more information, please contact the library (832) 927-5500.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 12/15/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM

 

 

Microsoft EXCEL and BUDGETS - SAT Dec 15 @ 3
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction! We will be learning Microsoft Excel and working on BUDGETS!

We are going to cover Excel specifically for creating or editing budgets, whether personal or work-related. Bring your budget rough draft or some ideas and let’s get started on that budget!

If the students choose, we will work on business budgets and pro forma budgets!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 12/15/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM