South Houston Branch Will Be Closed August 23 - 24 for Parking Lot Repair

La Biblioteca de South Houston estarán cerrada Viernes, 23 de agosto y Sábado, 24 de agosto para la reparación del estacionamiento.

SHOThe South Houston Branch Library will be closed Friday, August 23 and Saturday, August 24 for much-needed parking lot repaving. Please keep in mind that you will not have access to the library’s book drop during that time, but you are welcome to return any HCPL items to any of our locations.

We encourage you stock up on books, DVDs and music prior to the temporary closing, or visit one of the other nearby branches for internet access and all other library services. The locations nearest South Houston Branch are Galena Park Branch Library located at 1500 Keane Drive Galena Park TX 77547,
Parker Williams Branch Library at 10851 Scarsdale Blvd, Suite 510 Houston TX 77089.

South Houston Branch Library will reopen Monday, August 26 at 1:00 PM.

Want to learn computers to accelerate your job opportunities?

If you or anyone you know does, the technology classes at your library are a great place to start. We offer FREE computer classes weekly on various subjects. In the month of August we have several basic learner classes to begin with, or job assistance trainings for those that already know the basics. Here is what we have going on the first part of the month.

Monday August 5th @ 1:30- Computer Basics

Wednesday August 7th @1:30- Mouse & Keyboard

Monday August 12th @ 4:00- Job and Career Accelerator

No registration is required for these classes at this time. For more information about the training above or future classes you may call the library at 713-941-2385, or click here.

Abracadabra: Magic!

 

Thursday, August 1, 20 13

3PM

Come see a fun filled Magic Show by the very one and only Steve Burton. Space is limited and late arrivals will NOT be admitted.

Recommended for ages 4-12

For more information please call, 713-941-2385.

Teen: Play, Giant Jenga!

Thursday, July 25, 2013 @ 3PM

Teens come out and play Jenga, but this is not your ordinary Jenga, this is GIANT Jenga! Teens ONLY, ages 13-17.

For more information call, 713-941-2385

 

Friends of the Library- Book Sale

The Friends of the South Houston Public Library, a non-profit volunteer group will be hosting a big book sale starting Monday, July 15 ,2013 from 5- 8 pm, Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 12- 5 pm and Wednesday, July 17, 2013 from 10 am- 3pm.  There will be 100's of books from popular authors and best sellers available in hardback or paperback. Don't miss out on magazines, DVD or VHS movies. All items are priced to go at a bargain.  Come out and support your local library.