The Final Twist Writers Society

The Final Twist Writers Society will feature a special guest at their next meeting.  Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail is the editor of In This Together--Fifteen Stories of Truth and Reconciliation and author of For the Love of Flying; Polar Winds and the forthcoming Alis the Aviator.  She is former Writer-in-Residence at Berton House in the Yukon and Historian Laureate of Edmonton (Alberta, Canada).  She will talk about her professional experience as a writer and historian.

Saturday, January 7, 11:00 a.m.

Spring Branch-Memorial Library--The Page Turners

Date of meeting: Tuesday, January 10, 6:30 p.m.

Small groups will present a short discussion about each of the six books in the series by Bill O'Reilly:

Killing Lincoln: the shocking assassination that changed America forever 
Killing Kennedy: the end of Camelot
Killing Jesus: a history 
Killing Patton: the strange death of World War II’s most audacious general 
Killing Reagan: the violent assault that changed the presidency 
Killing the Rising Sun: how America vanquished World War II Japan 

For help with finding these books, stop by the information desk or call 713-464-1633.

New Year Holiday Library Hours

We will close early on Friday, December 30, at 5:00 pm.

We will be closed Saturday, December 31, through Monday, January 2.

We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 10:00 am.

We wish you a Happy New Year!

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Country Club: Israel

Explore with our library's  “Country Club” and we will “visit” a different country each month to sample food, culture, language, games and more!

This month we will stamp our passports in Israel, just in time for some dreidel fun!

 

Date: Wednesday, December 28

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

For ages 5-11

Space is limited.

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Creative Corner

Join the fun with some holiday-themed building challenges, including gumdrop towers!

Yes, you can eat the gumdrops!

 

Date: Wednesday, December 21

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

For ages 5-11

Space is limited. 

 

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