Computer Classes for October

The following computer classes will be offered in October:

*MS Word I - presented on 10/08/12 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*MS Word II - presented on 10/10/12 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*MS Word III - presented on 10/22/12 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*MS Word IV - presented on 10/24/12 - 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

You must attend Part I in order to register for Part II, III, IV respectively.

Ask at the reference desk or call the library at 281-484-2036 for registration details.  Class size is limited to 8 students, so please sign-up as soon as possible.

*These are not classes for beginners.  Some basic computer knowledge is required.


Volunteers needed for adult literacy, ESL

Reading, writing or speaking English can be used for most anything – from getting around on a day to day basis to gaining work or school opportunities for oneself or family.  Learn how you can help adults improve their literacy skills.  Parker Williams Branch Library hosts an orientation for volunteer tutors on Monday, October 8 from 6 to 9 p.m.  For more information, call 281-484-2036.

Book "Bag" Sale!

The Friends of the Parker Williams Branch Library will be having a book sale on Saturday, September 29th, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This will be a book “bag” sale. Come and fill up a plastic bag with books for just $3.00, or fill up a paper bag with books for just $6.00. There will be hundreds of paperbacks and hardbacks to choose from. Bags will be furnished by the Friends.
Other items for sale include CD’s, DVD’s, cassettes, and VHS.

Winner of Parker Williams Adult Summer Reading Drawing




Congratulations to Velia Tudon, winner of a $30.00 Amazon gift card at the Parker Williams Branch. Ms. Tudon’s name was chosen randomly in the Adult Summer Reading prize drawing.  “Since I’m a recent retiree this was my first time to join and I was excited to finally have the time to do this.  I’m looking forward to next summer.”  When asked about her plans for the gift card, Ms. Tudon said she will be applying the funds toward the purchase of a Kindle Fire.  

Computer Classes for September

The following computer classes will be offered in September.

Internet Security I and II - September 10th and 12th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Come to your library and learn about online safety as well as some tips and tricks to keep your PC/Laptop running smoothly and virus-free.
You may bring your laptop and try some of the suggestions on your own system.

E-mail Basic I and II - September 24th and 26th, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.  Come to your library and learn all about email. We'll show you how to get an account, use it, attach files, create contacts, etc.
**Some computer and internet basic skills required**

Please call or visit the library to register