Library Day at Whole Foods Market

Friday, June 27, 8 am--10 pm is Library Day at Whole Foods Market at 10133 Louetta Road, located near SH 249.

The Barbara Bush Library Friends have been selected to participate in the Market's Grand Opening and will receive 1% of the proceeds from the store's sales on this day.

Teen Summer Writing Contest

Time to put your writing caps on!  The Teen Summer Writing Contest is happening again.

Here are the categories:
Category 1A – Poetry: Ages 12-15 or Grades 6-8
Category 1B – Short Story: Ages 12-15 or Grades 6-8

Barbara Bush Library Friends Honor Librarian Nancy Agafitei

Barbara Bush Branch Librarian Nancy Agafitei will be retiring at the end of June, after working 25 years for Harris County Public Library.  Her coworkers, community colleagues and the Barbara Bush Library Friends hosted a reception today to celebrate her career and accomplishments.

Here Barbara Bush Library Friends President Penny Boozman presents HCPL Interim Director Ron Lucik with a check for five thousand dollars in honor of Nancy Agafitei.  Happy retirement, Nancy!

P Is For Puppet Pizzazz

We are in week 3 of our Summer Reading program and we are going strong. Week 4 will be even more fun. Stay Tuned for more programs at the Barbara Bush Branch Library. Join us on Thursday, June 26th @ 3 pm at the Community Center for "Puppet Pizzazz". All ages are welcome!

Take a Trip to Japan!

Girl Waiting for Train--Vital Imagery LtdThe branch can’t thank Insperity Observatory enough for coming out last Saturday. Not only did we get an amazing presentation on observing the Sun, but we were also treated to a viewing with a solar telescope. Seeing sun spots a solar flares was just the coolest thing ever, so thank you.