Summer Reading Time!

2017 Summer ReadingSummer is here! That means it’s time for HCPL’s Summer Reading Program. Everybody from babies to old folks can join in by (1) registering on our web site, (2) logging books that you read and activities that you do, and (3) getting rewards! Also, pick up a calendar of events at the library or check out our online calendar to see what fun activities we have available for you this summer.

Kid’s Café - Free Lunches for Kids

Food bankThis summer, HCPL and the Houston Food Bank are offering free lunches on certain days of the week for children age 18 and under. At the Aldine location, we offer lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12:00-1:00 pm, while supplies last. All children are welcome. CORRECTION: We will definitely have lunch available on Mondays and Wednesdays. However, due to scheduling difficulties, we will not have food on Fridays until June 30. We apologize for the inconvenience.

So Much to Do!

Harry Potter aHere’s some of what we have going on for teens and children at the Aldine library next week (June 26-29).
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Celebration, Monday, 1:00: Crafts, games, and snacks! for all ages
Weird Science, Monday, 4:00: This Week-Potions! for tweens
Dance to Learn with the Houston Ballet, Tuesday, 10:30, for ages 6-12
Houston Fire Department, Wednesday, 1:00, for ages 5-12
Weekly Game Night, Wednesday, 5:30, for all ages
Eat, Play, Grow, Thursday, 10:30, for ages 3-5
Bilingual Storytime, Thursday, 10:30, for age 5 and under

Free Computer Classes for Adults

Computer classJust a friendly reminder that we offer a wide variety of computer classes for adults. Here are next week's offerings:
Bases de Fotografía Digital (español), lunes, 5:00
One-Hour Coding using MIT apps inventor (English & español), Tuesday/martes, 5:00
Hardware-actualización de RAM (español), jueves, 5:00
Social Networks (English & español), Thursday/jueves, 5:00
eMedia Apps & Devices, Friday, 1:00
Computer Help Session, Friday, 3:00
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Events for Teens & Children June 19-23

DanceIn addition to our wonderful ongoing programs, here’s what we have in store for teens and children next week.
Dance to Learn with the Houston Ballet, Tuesday, 5/20, 10:30 am, for ages 6-12
Eat, Play, Grow, Thursday, 5/22, 10:30 am, for ages 3-5
Insects! with the Museum of Natural Science, Thursday, 5/22, 1:30 pm, all ages
Adulting 101: Healthy Relationships, Friday, 5/23, 2:00 pm, for teens