January 2-6 Events at Octavia Fields

Teen Tuesday - TUE Jan 2 @ 4:30
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: 1/2/2018
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 


Microsoft EXCEL Basics - TUE Jan 2 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!

EXCEL 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: 1/2/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM

 

 

Computers for SENIORS! - WED Jan 3 @ 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: 1/3/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

 

 

 


Lego Lab - WED Jan 3 @ 4
Bring your imagination and build with your friends. We provide the Legos. (Come and Go).

Ages 5-12.

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children, Children
Date: 1/3/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 4:45 PM
 

 

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Jan 3 @ 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: 1/3/2018
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 

 

 

 

Cuentos Para Niños - THU Jan 4 @ 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: 1/4/2018
Start Time: 10:15 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
 

 

 

 

Computer & Tech - Advanced or Basics - ASK ME ANYTHING - THU Jan 4 @ 11 am
Understand the power of the Internet and Technology! Bring your questions for another hour of FREE phone, tablet, OS, computer operation, business startup, SEO, ANYTHING instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 1/4/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

 


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

 

 

Computer & Tech - Advanced or Basics - ASK ME ANYTHING - FRI Jan 5 @ 2
Understand the power of the Internet and Technology! Bring your questions for another hour of FREE phone, tablet, OS, computer operation, business startup, SEO, ANYTHING instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 1/5/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 

 

Xbox Friday - FRI Jan 5 @ 3
Come play Xbox with us!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 1/5/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:45 PM
 

 

 

 

 

 

S.C.O.R.E. SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP - SAT Jan 6 @ 10 am
Drive New Business With Social Media!!
Registration required - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Determine the platform that is right for you and your organization

Announce your presence and build your network

Create and share content that encourages action

Understand social media advertising and learn your options

Convert social media leads into potential customers by growing your email list

Presented by: Suzette Cotto, CEO, Innovate Social Media, LLC
and SCORE Houston

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 1/6/2018
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
 

 


Kids' Health Series: Nutrition - SAT Jan 6 @ 11 am
Kids will have fun learning about nutrition in this three-part health series!

Complete activities, games, crafts, and enjoy a healthy snack at the end!

Presented by Dana White

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 1/6/2018
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 

Girls Who Code Club - SAT Jan 6 @ 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: 1/6/2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM

 

 

 

 


Master Wang’s Martial Arts: Kung Fu and Tai Chi - SAT Jan 6 @ 2:30
Join us for Kung Fu and Tai Chi performances and learn some cool moves!

Provided in collaboration with "Wang's Martial Arts and Supplies".

All ages

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children, Teens
Date: 1/6/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM