Teens, don't forget to vote!

Hey, teens, don't forget to vote!  Here's another friendly reminder: On the tables up in The Hideout are slips for you to fill out that will let us know how we can schedule programs with you in mind.  We've planned at least one per month, and the sooner we know what works for you, the better!  Swing by as soon as you can and give us your vote!

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Blood Drive

The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center will be on site in the Community Room on Monday, August 30th, from 1:00 to 5:30 PM to received blood donations from the public.  Walk-ins are accepted, but it is encouarged to sign up ahead of time for an appointment at either the reference or children's desks or at the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center webiste here.  The entire process takes 35 to 40 minutes, and this year qualified donors may be eligible for a gift card!  Don't miss out on this opportunity to give the gift of life!

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The Dragoneers Club Returns!

The Kingwood Library welcomes the return of the Dragoneers Club for school-age children. It will meet on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 4 pm. The first meeting will be Thursday, September 9th in the Children's Activity Room. At sign-up, they will get a free book and a Dragoneers t-shirt. After learning about Dragoneers and how to earn ranks such as varlet, page, squire, and knight, we will share our favorite books. The books can be fiction, non-fiction or picture books. On the fourth Thursday of each month, the Dragoneers will have an activity, craft or program. Come join the fun.

Winner of Jelly Beans Contest

Madelleine Best won the "Guess How Many Jelly Beans in this Jar" contest with the exact number of 3100! Have fun eating lots of jelly beans.

For the Children: An Early Literacy Program for Families

In partnership with the Children's Museum of Houston, the Atascocita Branch Library is proud to present “For the Children,” a program based on Para Los Niños. Come join the fun as we share books and hand on activities that encourage early literacy skills. 

 Healthy Minds/Healthy Bodies
Our next program will be held on Saturday, September 4th at 1:30 pm.  Each family that completes a short survey of the program will earn an admission pass to the Children's Museum for up to four people. For a list of additional programs please see the schedule below.