West University Book Club-Selection for April 3

The Round HouseTitle to be discussed: The Round House, by Louise Erdrich.  Wednesday April 3, at 11 a.m.  Review: "One of the most revered novelists of our time—a brilliant chronicler of Native-American life—Louise Erdrich returns to the territory of her bestselling, Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves with The Round House, transporting readers to the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota.

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.

Beginner Internet, 3/5, at 2:00 pm -Beginner Internet, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Excel, 3/12, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Excel Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Intro to Powerpoint, 3/19, at 2:00 pm-Intro to Powerpoint, at 3:30 pm

How to Use Facebook, 3/26, at 2:00 pm-How to Use Facebook, at 3:30 pm

West University Book Club-Selection for March 6

Bring Up the BodiesTitle to be discussed: Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel.  Wednesday March 6, at 11am.  Review: "Two years ago something astonishingly fair happened in the world of prestigious prizes: the Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for 2009 both went to the right winner.

Bring your child to the Library Saturday

Saturday February 2 is Bring Your Child to the Library day.  There will be a special display of favorite books the staff recommends upstairs in the Children's Section.  Stop by and select a few to enjoy reading at home.

Local Houston History-Olivewood Cemetery Talk

Olivewood CemeteryWednesday February 6, 12:00pm

Please join us in welcoming Margott Williams, who will be talking to us about the history of Olivewood Cemetery.  Located near a bend of White Oak Bayou, Olivewood Cemetery is the city’s first incorporated African American cemetery.  Ms. Williams will talk about the past, present and future of the cemetery, why it is important to save the cemetery, and give some history of those buried there.
Bring a brown bag lunch if you like.