The Dog Who Sang at the Opera

The Dog Who Sang at the Opera, presented by the Houston Grand Opera teaching artists.  Date: Thursday, February 17, 4pm.  Ages pre-kindergarten-2nd grade.  Summary: Pasha is a vain wolfhound who upstages the diva one night at the opera-not just any opera-but the Metropolitan Opera in New York!  True Story!  Bring your children for this free program.

Valentine's Day Craft

Calling all kids! Join us in making valentines.  Date: Thursday, February 10, 4pm.  This is your chance to make a special Valentine for your loved one.   Nothing says I love you like a hand crafted card!

Spring Branch-Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

Half Broke Horses

Title to be discussed: Half Broke Horses, by Jeannette Walls.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, February 8, 6:30pm.  Summary: Lily survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy. She bristled at prejudice of all kinds -- against women, Native Americans, and anyone else who didn't fit the mold. Rosemary Smith Walls always told Jeannette that she was like her grandmother, and in this true-life novel, Jeannette Walls channels that kindred spirit.

Movie Time

Join us in watching a popular 2010 movie.  Time: Thursday, January 20, 3:30 pm.  This PG movie was was a remake of a 1984 film and was nominated for the Teen Choice Award.  Why get on the waiting list when you can invite your friends and come see it with us.

Let's Go to the Opera!

The respected Ann Thompson presented a opera preview on Monday, January 10 at 7 pm.  She introduced Jake Heggie's Dead Man Walking and Donizetti's Lucia Di Lammermoor.  The productions will be opening at the Houston Grand Opera on January 22 and January 28 respectively.  Please join us for this informative, fun, free program!