Children's Rodeo Reads

Rodeo Reads DisplayHowdy, y'all! It is time for the Houston Livestock and Rodeo and we are ready at the library with a Children's Rodeo Reads Display. Learn more about farm animals, cowboys, cowgirls, the wild west, bullriding and more.  Kick back and read a tall tale about Pecos Bill or a biography about  Annie Oakley.  Rodeo Reads has a book for all cowpokes, if you like picture books, early readers or something more advanced.  Giddy-up or mossey on down to the library and check out a rodeo read today.

Create a Constellation

Zoo in the SkySaturday, March 4th at 1:00 PM join the High Five Science Club presented by theSpots of Light University of Houston Be a Teacher Club and learn about the constellations. You may have seen animals at the zoo, but have you ever seen them in the sky?! Come learn about the most popular constellations and even create your own constellation projector! First, listen to the books The Zoo in the Sky by Jacqueline Mitton and Spots of Light by Dana Meachen Rau. Next, children will use toothpicks to poke holes in paper in the shapes of constellations.

March Computer Classes at Northwest Branch Library

Computer Classes are available at the Northwest Branch Library. Classes will be held daily in the common area near the non fiction collection. March classes that will be offered include:

  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Keyboarding, Internet, Computer Basics.
  • Computer Classes in Spanish

For more details on individual classes and times, please visit the events calendar here. If you need help or would like more information, call us at 281-890-2665 or email the branch at nw@hcpl.net

All Fiction Book Club meets Monday, March 20th @ 2:00pm

The All Fiction Book Club will discuss Cross Fire by James Patterson.

Detective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s most corrupt: a dirty congressmen and an underhanded lobbyist. Next, the elusive gunman begins picking off other crooked politicians, sparking a blaze of theories--is the marksman a hero or a vigilante?

Inspirational Book Club meets on Thursday, March 16th @ 1:00pm

The Inspirational Book Club we will be discussing Dawn's Light by Terry Blackstock.

In the face of a crisis that sweeps an entire high-tech planet back to the age before electricity, the Brannings face a choice. Will they hoard their possessions to survive or trust God to provide as they offer their resources to others?