What's Happening at Octavia Fields July 31 - Aug 5

Harry Potter Birthday Celebration - MON July 31 @ 2potter
We're celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter! Join us for crafts, games, scavenger hunt, and more!

Wear your Harry Potter t-shirts or costumes to be entered into a special prize drawing!

Event Type: All Ages
Age Group(s): All Ages, Children, Parents/Caregivers
Date: 7/31/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
 

 

Passport Services - August 1-3 at Octavia Fields LibraryPASSPORTS
Staff from the Harris County District Clerk's office will be available to assist with U.S. Passport registration (including onsite photographs, click for info). For appointments and information call (832) 927-5690.
Walk-ins are welcome!

Tuesday 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Event Type: Passport Services
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/1/2017 to 8/3/2017
 

 

 

Tween & Teen Water Balloon Fight - TUE Aug 1 @ 2
Kick off the Summer Reading Program with an epic water balloon fight. Be sure to wear clothes and shoes that can get soaked. Don't forget to bring a towel! This program is for ages 8-17.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens, Tweens
Date: 8/1/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 

 

Teen Advisory Board - TUE Aug 1 @ 5teen advisory board
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: 8/1/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
 

 


Microsoft EXCEL Basics - TUE Aug 1 @ 7
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/1/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 


Summer Special: Ronald McDonald SRP Party - WED Aug 2 @ 2:30
Join us for a magic show performed by Ronald McDonald! We'll have refreshments afterward.

Event Type: Summer Reading Program - Children
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 8/2/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
 

 

MINECRAFT FOR TEENS!! - WED Aug 2 @ 5:00
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: 8/2/2017
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
 

 

Family Gardening Class - THU Aug 3 @ 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: 8/3/2017
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics - THU Aug 3 @ 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: 8/3/2017
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 


Lego Lab - THU Aug 3 @ 1legos
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: 8/3/2017
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 1:45 PM
 

 

Not a Box - THU Aug 3 @ 3NOT A BOX
We'll be reading "Not a Box" by Antoinette Portis followed by a craft. What is your box? You get to decide!

Event Type: Summer Reading Program - Children
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 8/3/2017
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
 

 

 

Computer & Tech - Advanced or Basics - ASK ME ANYTHING - FRI Aug 4 @ 2
Learn the power of the Internet! Bring your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!


In an Age of Information, Ignorance is a choice!  Don’t choose Ignorance!

Event Type: Computer Class
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/4/2017
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 

 

Xbox Friday - FRI Aug 4 @ 3:30NBA2K17

You voted and NBA2K17 was the popular vote!

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 8/4/2017
Start Time: 3:30 PM
 

 

 

 

Free Legal Sessions - Immigration and Naturalization - SAT Aug 5 @ 10 AM
Do you need legal advice about anything in relation to the Immigration and Naturalization process? Have questions about your N-400 application?

In an exclusive collaboration with the Adan G Vega and Associates (Immigration Law Firm). We will offer one-on-one pro bono (free) legal sessions with lawyers (Fadel Ibrahim) from this firm. The sessions will last about 10 minutes each, so please come prepared to ask specific questions.

Registration is required. Please click here or contact the library at 832-927-5500 to register.

Students attending our weekly Citizenship classes will have preference in registration.

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/5/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

 

 

2017 Great Eclipse with Insperity Observatory - SAT Aug 5 @ NOONeclipse

  • What you need to know BEFORE the eclipse
  • How to view it safely
  • What to expect
  • The path of totality

Hosted by Aaron B. Clevenson, Ph.D, Director of the Insperity Observatory

Event Type: All Ages
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 8/5/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 

 

Master Wang’s Martial Arts: Kung Fu and Tai Chi - SAT Aug 5 @ 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". Age: school-age children

Event Type: Children's Program
Age Group(s): School-age Children, Teens
Date: 8/5/2017
Start Time: 2:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM