1-2-Cha-Cha-Cha: Latin Dance Demo

Latin DanceThere's still time to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Kingwood Branch Library! On Wednesday, October 2nd at 6:30 PMFred Astaire of Lake Houston will demonstrate popular Latin dances including Salsa and Mambo at Kingwood Branch Library. In this hour-long program, participants will see the instructor explain each dance and moves then get to practice the steps with the help of the instructor.

This program is free and open to individuals ages 18 and over. Registration is recommended as space is limited; walk-ins are welcome if space permits.

Register online via our Events Calendar. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane.

Paleontology for "ology" Thursday, September 26

A docent from the Houston Museum of Natural Science will be coming to the Children's Activity Room, Thursday, September 26, at 4 pm to bring a program about dinosaurs and fossils.  There will be a simple craft, too.

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Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls!

sugar skullsKingwood area teens, grades 6-12, are invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by decorating Day of the Dead themed Sugar Skulls!  This program will take place Saturday, September 28th in the second floor Teen Area.  The program will start at 11am, and will run until 4pm or until supplies run out.

We're on Instagram!

instagramExciting news Kingwood!  We're now on Instagram!  What is Instagram?  Instagram is a photo and video sharing social media.  We'll be posting pictures of our displays, new materials, programs, crafts, and some behind the scenes pictures!  Be sure to follow us @harriscountypl

You can also use this social media service to share with us what you're reading or pictures you took at a program.  Did you do a craft here that is looking great at home?  Did you have a great time at one of our programs?  Share a picture with us!  Just tag us @harriscountypl and use #kingwoodlibrary #harriscountypl

Don't have an Instagram?  Don't worry, our Instagram photos will be shared with our Facebook and Twitter accounts.  You can follow us and see all the photos there!  Just "like" the Kingwood Branch Library page or follow us on twitter @KingwoodLibrary

"Ology" for today is Volcanology"

The "ology" for today is:  Volcanology, the study of volcanoes!  Come join with Miss Rose to make a volcano in the Children's Activity Room at 4 pm.

What will be the next "study of" "ology? Check back each week on our calendar, blog, and facebook. 

Sorry this was late, but did you know that today is "Talk Like a Pirate Day?"  We have lot of pirate books on our shelves just behind the reference desk in the Kingwood Library.