Read It & Eat It Book Club - Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks - Wed @ 4:30

Read It & Eat It Book Club-The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lackslacks
Join us for a lively discussion of "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot.

"Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in-vitro fertilization, and gene mapping."

Event Type: Book Discussion
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 2/22/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM

How Will You Pay for College? Tuesday @ 7 PM

How Will You Pay for College? Tuesday @ 7 PM
This workshop covers seven key insider secrets and strategies that will help you send your child to schools you never thought you could afford. The workshop is fun and interactive where parents and students leave with a hope a being able to attend the college of their choice.

This program is presented by Marty McCain, a certified college advisor.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Parents/Caregivers, Teens
Date: 2/21/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:15 PM

Teen Tuesday @ 4:00

Teen Tuesday @ 4:00a-drinka
Join us in the meeting room for crafts, games, movies, and more…

This week's featured activity is Adinkra Fabric Printing from Ghana!!

Each Tuesday we will have a craft, snacks, games, movies, and more available in the meeting room.

This program is for ages 11-18.

Event Type: Young Adult/Teen Program
Age Group(s): Teens
Date: 2/21/2017
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 5:45 PM

Computer Classes This Week - FREE

Announcing upcoming FREE Computer Classes @ Octavia Fields Branch!
Classes are one hour long and are FREE!

Monday February 20
5:00 PM

Microsoft EXCEL 2013 Basics – Bring A Project if you have one!

Tuesday February 21
7:00 PM

Microsoft POWERPOINT 2013 Basics

Wednesday February 22
2:00 PM

Microsoft WORD 2013 Basics

Thursday February 23
11:00 AM

Microsoft WORD 2013 Basics

Free Legal Sessions - Immigration and Naturalization - Feb 18 Saturday

Free Legal Sessions - Immigration and Naturalizationcitizenship
Do you need legal advice about anything in relation to the Immigration and Naturalization process?
Do you have questions about your N-400 application?

In an exclusive collaboration with the Adan G Vega and Associates (Immigration Law Firm), Octavia Fields 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 contact the library at (281) 446-3377 to register.

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