Events at Octavia Fields Library Nov 6 - Nov 11

Microsoft WORD Basics - MON Nov 6 @ 5
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

WORD 2016 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: 11/6/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

Teen Advisory Board - TUE Nov 7 @ 5
Earn volunteer hours!

Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members:
*Plan teen activities in the library
*Plan the teen area in the library
*Promote library events
*Make the library a better place for teens

TAB meets the first Tuesday of each month

TAB is open to teens ages 12-18.

Snacks will be provided!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 11/7/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 


Computers for SENIORS! - WED Nov 8 @ 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: 11/8/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 


Kids' Crafternoon - WED Nov 8 @ 4
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join us as we create kindness rocks* to celebrate what we’re thankful for!

Supplies* provided by the Friends of Octavia Fields Library.

*While supplies last.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 11/8/2017
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM

 

Cuentos Para Niños - THU Nov 9 @ 10:15 AM
Storytime fun for the whole family!
Come listen to stories, songs, and rhymes in English and Spanish!

¡Tiempo de cuentos divertido para todos la familia!
¡Ven a escuchar historias, canciones, y rimas en inglés y español!

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): Children, Pre-school Age Children
Date: 11/9/2017
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
 

 


Microsoft WORD Basics - THU Nov 9 @ 11 AM
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

WORD 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: 11/9/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 

Story Palooza! - THU Nov 9 @ 4:30
Join us stories just for school-aged kids (ages 5-12)! No silly songs, no baby rhymes, just awesome stories and a big-kid craft!

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 11/9/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 5:30 PM
 

 


Citizenship: Civics and Literacy - THU Nov 9 @ 6
Beginning Thursday, November 9th, the Octavia Fields Branch Library is offering a 6-week course to prepare for the United States Citizenship exam. Individuals must be able to commit to all sessions as the course follows lesson plans and instructions.

Classes are in English and study materials are provided by the Library.

Please note that this course does not grant citizenship and does not cover the cost of the exam.

Registration is required as space and supplies are limited. Please call 832.927.5500 to register.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 11/16/2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM


Essential Oils 101 - Effectiveness and Safety of Essential Oils - SAT Nov 11 @ Noon
Have you ever considered in your mind how essential oils are made? Does the process contribute to the benefits?

At the end of this class, we reserve a time for mingling and sharing. This class will be fun-filled, educational and even hands-on. As always, the person who brings the most friends will receive a small gift.

Presented by Beverly Reynolds

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 11/11/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 

 


Self Love Series: Greening Your Environment One Plant at a Time - SAT Nov 11 @ 2
In Part 3 of the SELF LOVE series, did you know that GREENING your environment is good for you? 

Melissa will give tips on how to do this in your yard and in your home.

Presented by Melissa Wittenborn, Professional Speaker and Author

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 11/11/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 


Healthcare 101 - SAT Nov 11 @ 2:30
Make healthy eating part of your total lifestyle.

Learn the concepts of a healthy lifestyle.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 11/11/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
 

 

Financial Literacy - SAT Nov 11 @ 3:30
Learn the basic principles of building a financial foundation.
*Increase cash flow
*Debt management
*Building a strong financial foundation
*Building wealth
*Retirement planning

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 11/11/2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM