Early Summer Volunteer Orientation April 15th @ 4:30 PM [12+]

     The Parker Williams Branch had such a great core of volunteers last summer that we are starting early this year. If you are interested in volunteering for the library over the summer, come on down to see the different activities and opportunities the library will have for you.

     If you are not available April 15th, the next Summer Volunteer Orientation will be on May 20th at 4 PM in the Library Community Room. 

 

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Movie Madness (PG) April 7th @ 4 PM [10+] 100 min.

 

     “In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.” – imdb.com

     Please join us for a movie in the Library Community Room on April 7th at 4PM at the Parker Williams Branch.

 

 

 

 

Teen Job Workshop by Workforce Solutions April 8th @ 4 PM [15+]

 

 

 

 

Are you thinking about getting a job over the summer? Do you know how to fill out on a job application? Have you ever created a resume? Do you know how a potential employer might interpret your Facebook page?

Come checkout our Teen Job Workshop at the Parker Williams Branch on April 8th at 4 PM in the library Community Room to learn the answers to these questions and more.

Workforce Solutions is the public workforce system for the Houston area (and beyond). Their mission is to connect potential employees with companies that are looking for workers.

Emoji Code Breaker March 31st @ 5 PM [12+]

Pictograms and hieroglyphs are coming back in the form of emojis. But, what do they mean?

Join us on March 31st at 5PM to decode some popular phrases and titles in the Library Community Room.  

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Considering starting a contractor business?

Thinking of starting a construction contracting business? Make sure you get the details right by joining Keith Stine, a SCORE mentor and retired electrical contractor, at a free presentation at the Parker Williams Branch Library at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 16.

The presentation, “What Do I Need to Know to Start My Construction Contracting Business?,” will help participants learn about the different types of construction firms, estimating and bidding, how general contractors differ from sub-contractors, labor management, getting paid on time, job scheduling, change orders, contract negotiations, lien releases, bookkeeping and insurance, and more.