What's Happening at Octavia Fields July 17 - 22

What's Happening at Octavia Fields July 17 - 22

Computer & Internet & Email Basics - ASK ME ANYTHING - MON July 17 @ 5
Learn the power of the Internet! Bring your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/17/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 

Teen Tuesday: Candy Science - TUE July 18 @ 2
Conduct a few candy-based experiments and have a sweet treat afterwards.

For ages 12-17.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 7/18/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM

 

 

 

Camp Poké - TUE July 18 @ 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: 7/18/2017
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM

 

Club Po Go - TUE July 18 @ 6
Spend an evening filling your Pokédex, talking strategy and keeping up with the latest information!  And as always, our ever present lures! All Pokémon Go players are welcome!
  

Event Type: All Ages
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 7/18/2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM

 

Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics - TUE July 18 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/18/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM

 

SUMMER SPECIAL: Thomas the Snakeman - WED July 19 @ 2:30

Slither in for this exciting chance to learn about snakes!  

Event Type: Summer Reading Program - Children
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 7/19/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM

 

 

Crafty Adults - WED July 19 @ 4:30
Please join us for an adult craft. Sign-up is required - please click here to sign up or call the library at (832) 927-5500.

Event Type: Craft
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/19/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM

 

 


MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED July 19 from 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: 7/19/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM

 

Family Gardening Class - THU July 20 @ 10:30
Kids (and parents) will learn about many topics related to growing and maintaining a garden in this series of classes. The importance of whole food nutrition will also be discussed.

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children, Adults
Date: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Microsoft WORD Basics - THU July 20 @ 11
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

Lego Lab - THU July 20 @ 1
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: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 1:45 PM

 

Harry Potter Movie Celebration - THU July 20 @ 2
Join us this summer as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. This week we are showing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 (c)Warner Bros. This film is rated PG-13  

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

Sand Art - THU July 20 @ 3
Show off your creative side at the library! Children are invited to create their own bottled sand art.

Event Type: Summer Reading Program - Children
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM

 

 

Citizenship Class - THU July 20 @ 6:30
Get yourself prepared to apply for US Citizenship and to take the Citizenship Test.

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

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/20/2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM

 

Medicare ABC's - FRI July 21 @ 1:30
Workshop topics include
*Components of Medicare
*What Medicare covers
*Medicare costs
*Qualifying for Medicare
*Enrolling in Medicare at the right time
*Figuring out your choices
*How Medicare works with other health coverages

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/21/2017
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM

 

Microsoft EXCEL Basics - FRI July 21 @ 2
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/21/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM

 


Xbox Friday - FRI July 21 @ 3:30
We're playing Rocket League!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 7/21/2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM

 

Creative Crochet - SAT July 22 @ 10
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 Groups: Teens, Adults, School-age Children
Date: 7/22/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM

 

Russian Storytime - SAT July 22 @ 10:30
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: 7/22/2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

InfoDesk - Medicare - SAT July 22 @ NOON
The First UnitedHealthcare representative will be in the library to provide information about how Medicare works  

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/22/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM.

 

Backyard Bird Feeding: Preventing Unwanted Guests - SAT July 22 @ 1:30
Squirrels, raccoons, and other guests often empty and damage bird feeders. They also chase desired birds away to keep the food for themselves!

This presentation will discuss feeder placement, specialized bird-feeders, and specialty bird foods that are designed to discourage these four-legged friends from visiting our feeders.  

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/22/2017
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM

 

 

 

Identity Theft Protection Cyber Security - SAT July 22 @ 3
Join us for a session designed to help prevent identity theft.

This session will focus around cyber security.

Learn how to protect your identity online.
Presented by Legal Shield.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 7/22/2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM