Teen Pokémon Terrarium

Teens ages 12 and up are invited to enjoy a Pokémon craft this Wednesday, March 20th at 4:30 p.m. Teens can come and make a small terrarium habitat in a jar for a small Pokémon to live in.

All supplies are provided courtesy of the Friends of the South Houston Library.


Free Immunizations

The Harris Health System Troubleshooters Unit will be offering FREE immunizations for children ages 0-18 years old next Thursday, March 14th, from 10:00am to 2:00pm here at the South Houston Branch Library. Please bring immunization record. No appointment is necessary, but immunizations are first come, first served. 

For more information, please contact the branch at 832-927-5530.

Read Across America

Read Across America is an event which takes place in March and celebrates reading and literacy. Children are invited to our Read Across America program on Monday, March 4th at 4:00 pm. Participants will be able to play games, choose a free book to take home, and enjoy a slice of delicious cake. 

Thank you to Panaderia Tierra Caliente for the generous donation of a cake for our celebration.



Mancala Strategy Game

February is African American History Month, and we invite children ages 6 and up to come to the library and discover the ancient strategy and counting game Mancala. Mancala describes several strategy and counting games which originated in Africa more than a thousand years ago. Mancala games are some of the oldest strategy games and are played all over the world. During this program, participants will learn how to play a version of Mancala on both a physical wooden board and a digital application. Join us on Monday, February 18 at 4:30 pm to learn about Mancala.

For more information about this program, please contact the branch at 832-927-5530.

Teen No-Sew Pillow

Teens ages 12 and up are invited to a fun Valentine's Day craft activity on Wednesday, February 6 @ 4:30 pm. Come by and create a heart-shaped pillow perfect for Valentine's Day. All materials are provided by the Friends of the South Houston Library.