Keeping It Clean at the Library

Green House-Courtesy of Vital Imagery Ltd.Our adult summer reading programs are rolling along and spots are going quick for our FREE Eco Cleaning class this Saturday at 10:30 AM in the Earl Elliott Room.

In this workshop, Pop Shop America will show you how to make your own rose water and honey face wash, laundry soap, and hand sanitizer. Whatcha makes, ya keeps! Plus, there will be a drawing for a free gift card to a local bookstore. Registration is required, and like we said, spots are going fast. Don’t miss out!

The Dough Show

June is drawing to an end. Almost a month of vacation, eh? I hope it has been going well and smooth for you all. Now July starts and with it unleashes more fun and cool programs. On this note, I’ll ask a question! Do you all love Pizza? I expected that enthusiastic response! Great! So join us on Thursday, July 3rd 2014 for “The Dough Show” by Domino’s Pizza at 3 pm

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!