Octavia Fields Events Aug 21 to Aug 26

Family Movie - Monday AUG 21 @ 2moana

A Family Movie with fresh popcorn provided by Movie Tavern Deerbrook.

Today’s movie is:
Moana Sing-Along
© Walt Disney Pictures

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/7/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
 

 

 

Microsoft WORD Basics - Monday AUG 21 @ 5
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/21/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 


Teen Tuesdays: Movie & a Craft - Tuesday AUG 22 @ 2
Join us for the movie "Everything, Everything" © Warner Bros. This movie is rated PG-13.

Snacks will be provided.

This program is for ages 12-17.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 8/22/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM

 


Microsoft PUBLISHER Basics - Tuesday AUG 22 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/22/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 

 

Salad & Smoothie Party - Tuesday AUG 22 @ 7
Two parties in one!

Salad in a Jar
Bring two salad ingredients and 5 Mason Jars. Come build 5 healthy meals for the week.

 

 

 

Smoothie Prep
Bring two smoothie ingredients washed, chopped and ready to share.
Bring 5 quart size freezer bags. Go home with 5 bags ready to freeze.

 

 

Use SignUpGenius to let us know ingredients you will be bringing.
Salad: http://bit.ly/Salad0822 (click here)
Smoothie: http://bit.ly/Shake0822 (click here)

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/22/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM

 


Acting Monologue Workshop - WED Aug 23 and THU Aug 24 @ 2
Join us for this special Acting Monologue workshop (2 sessions, August 23 and 24):

During the workshop sessions you will learn how to prepare a monologue for an audition!

Come get one-on-one feedback from a professional actor!

Provided by Britney Walker-Merritte, MFA,
Founder of Pierce Heart Entertainment

Space is limited to 12 participants. For ages 12-19. Online Registration is required (click here). Registration starts July 17

Please Note:
Attendee must be between the ages of 12 Years and 19 Years old.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 8/23/2017, 8/24/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
 


Night Howlers! - WED Aug 23 @ 2:30
Jesse H. Jones Park Presents Night Howlers!

Why do coyotes howl at the moon? Find out this and other fun facts about Texas’s premiere canine predator!

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 8/23/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:15 PM

 

 

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Aug 23 @ 5 to 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: 8/23/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 


Microsoft WORD Basics - THU Aug 24 @ 11 AM
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/24/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 

 


Acting Monologue Workshop - WED Aug 23 and THU Aug 24 @ 2
Join us for this special Acting Monologue workshop (2 sessions, August 23 and 24):

During the workshop sessions you will learn:
How to prepare a monologue for an audition
Get one-on-one feedback from a professional actor

Provided by Britney Walker-Merritte, MFA,
founder of Pierce Heart Entertainment

Space is limited to 12 participants. For ages 12-19. Online Registration is required (click here). Registration starts July 17
Please Note
Attendee must be between the ages of 12 Years and 19 Years old.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 8/23/2017, 8/24/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM

 

 


Kids' Crafternoon - THU Aug 24 @ 2
Children ages 5 & up are invited to join us at this weekly craft program. Every week will be something new and engaging!

Today's craft is Bottle Top Bugs!!

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children
Date: 8/24/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM

 

 

Essential Oils 101 - Effectiveness and Safety of Essential Oils - THU Aug 24 @ 7
Have you ever considered 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.
Provided by Beverly Reynolds

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/24/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM


Xbox Friday - FRI Aug 25 @ 3:30
We're playing NBA2K!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 8/25/2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM
 

 

 

 

 

 


Creative Crochet - SAT Aug 26 @ 10 AM
Join us for a new program that will show you crochet basics.
Everyone is welcome to join the fun. Share ideas and learn new techniques.

Provided by our volunteer Makarios Hill.

Bring your yarn and hooks. Limited quantities and choices of yarn and hooks will be provided while supplies last.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens, Adults, School-age Children
Date: 8/26/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM

 

 


Russian Storytime - SAT Aug 26 @ 10:30 AM
Join us for an exciting new program at the Octavia Fields Library.

This storytime will feature stories and songs in Russian. The program is planned and facilitated by Natalia Bogomazova, a library program volunteer who has an extensive experience in children's programming and in teaching children Russian language.

Russian Storytime will take place on the fourth Saturday of each month.

Event Type: Story Time
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 8/26/2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM

 


Small Business Marketing - Your Business' Marketing Toolbox - SAT Aug 26 @ 10:30 AM
A review and discussion of the numerous marketing tools and methods out there and what’s best for your business

Inbound vs. Outbound Marketing
Your Marketing Toolbox
Tracking Your Marketing
Q&A

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/26/2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM

 

 

 

Basic Yoga by Body & Brain Kingwood - SAT Aug 26 @ 2
Open Energy Pathways
Gentle stretching
Focused breathing
Energy meditation
Eastern self healing techniques

Please wear socks!

Class limited to 20

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/26/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM

 


Microsoft EXCEL and BUDGETS - NEW CLASS! - SAT Aug 26 @ 3
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction! We will be learning Microsoft Excel 2013 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!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/26/2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM