Computer Classes at WU in April

Sign up for a free computer class in April.  Call us at 713-668-8273, if  you would like to register for a class.

How to Use Facebook Pt1 4/3, at  2:00 pm - How to Use Facebook Pt2 4/3, at 3:30 pm

Computer Basics 4/10, at 2:00 pm - Computer Basics PRACTICE 4/10, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email Pt1 4/17, at 2:00 pm - Beginner Email Pt2 4/17, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Word 4/24, at 2:00 pm - Intermediate Word 4/24, at 3:30 pm

Sumo wrestlers come to WU

  A Sumo wrestler and companion visited West University Library Friday.  The master sumo wrestler demonstrated various moves and taught the young audience some of the basics of his sport.

Sumo Wrestlers Come to West U. (Yes, You Read That Right).

 

Photo Credit: Clash by TJ Morales via Flickr Creative Commons

West University Branch Library will have the honor of hosting four professional sumo wrestlers this Friday, March 9 at 3:00 PM in the West University Place Community Building & Senior Center. The rikishi, as they are known in their native Japan, will answer questions about the ancient sport of sumo, it's techniques, history and rituals, and will pose for pictures afterward.

The athletes appearing include Yama who wrestles in the top division in Japan: the Pro Sumo Makuuchi Division, and also happens to hold the distinction of being the heaviest Japanese person on record. At 6 ft. 4 in. tall, he weighs in at 601 lbs. He will be joined by his training partner, Noro (5 ft. 11 in. 300 lbs), eighteen year sumo veteran, Waka (6 ft. 2 in. 360 lbs), and Mongolian wrestler Byama (6 ft. 1 in. 360 lbs).

West University Book Club-Selection for April 4

The HoursTitle to be discussed: The Hours, by Michael Cunningham.  Wednesday April 4, at 11a.m.  Review: [Cunningham] has deftly created something original, a trio of richly interwoven tales that alternate with one another chapter by chapter, each of them entering the thoughts of a character as she moves through the small details of a day....

Computer Classes at WU in March

Sign up for a free computer class in March.  Call us at 713-668-8273, if  you would like to register for a class.

eMedia Training 3/6, at  2:00 pm - eMedia Training 3/6, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Word 3/13, at 2:00 pm - Intermediate Word 3/13, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Excel 3/20, at 2:00 pm - Intermediate Excel 3/20, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email pt. 1 3/27, at 2:00 pm - Beginner Email pt. 2  3/27, at 3:30 pm