January 16-20 Events at Octavia Fields

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Camp Poké - TUE Jan 16 @ 4
Join us for Pokémon themed crafts in the children's area. Lures will be provided for those who use the Pokémon Go app!

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 1/16/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

 

Teen Tuesdays: Teen Maker Space! - TUE Jan 16 @ 4:30
Join us for a special edition of Teen Maker Space: Vision Boards!

This program is for ages 11-18

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 1/16/2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics - TUE Jan 16 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

POWERPOINT 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: 1/16/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 


Computers for SENIORS! - WED Jan 17 @ 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: 1/17/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

 

 

Kids' Crafternoon - WED Jan 17 @ 4
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join us at this weekly craft program. Every week will be something new and engaging!

Children ages 5 & up are invited to create their own snowflake window clings!

Supplies* provided by the Friends of Octavia Fields Library.

*While supplies last.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 1/17/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Jan17 @ 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: 1/17/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 

 


Cuentos Para Niños - THU Jan 18 @ 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, Preschool Age Children
Date: 1/18/2018
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
 

 

Microsoft WORD Basics - THU Jan 18 @ 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: 1/18/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 

 

Story Palooza! - THU Jan 18 @ 4
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: 1/18/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 

 

 

Xbox Friday - FRI Jan 19 @ 3
Come play Xbox with us!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 1/19/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:45 PM
 

 

 

 

 

 

Girls Who Code Club - SAT Jan 20 @ 1
Our Clubs are free programs for 6-12th grade girls to use computer science to impact their community and join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. It is a 15 week session.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens, Tweens
Date: 1/20/2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 

 

 

 

Kids' Health Series: Mental Health - SAT Jan 20 @ 11 am
Kids will have fun learning about Mental health in this three-part health series!

Kids have a chance to learn about their feelings, and complete a craft and other activities!

Presented by Dana White
Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 1/20/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 


Small Business Workshop - SAT Jan 20 @ 12:30
Professional Marketing Campaign in 4 Actionable Steps!

Presented by Jenna Garcia, Marketing Consultant
Jenna Garcia is a marketing consultant who has served authors, speakers, for-profit and non-profit organizations in their marketing and branding efforts including Walmart, Bank of America, Tyson & more. To date, she has produced 30+ books with self-published Authors.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 1/20/2018
Start Time: 12:30 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM

 


College Planning - SAT Jan 20 @ 2:30
Providing families with college planning solutions

A Workshop covering:
-Costly mistakes
-Importance of career, skills, and work value assessments
-Need based vs. merit based
-Importance of making the “right college” college selection

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Date: 1/20/2018
Start Time: 2:30 PM

 

 

Fun with Furry Friends - SAT Jan 20 @ 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: 1/20/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM