Robin Bush Video

The ChPortrait of Robin Bishildren's Activity Room at the Barbara Bush Library is named for Robin Bush, the 3-year old daughter of George and Barbara Bush who died of childhood leukemia over 60 years ago. This video, aired on the Today Show on November 20, tells Robin's story and also shares the hope for a cure that has resulted from decades of research into this disease.

Happy Thanksgiving

All Harris County Public Libraries will be closed for the Thanksgiving  weekend.  The libraries will close at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, November 21 and re-open at 1:00 pm on Monday, November 26.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

 

Let's Learn More About Genealogy

On Friday, November 16 at 11:00 AM, the Barbara Bush Branch Library will present a demonstration of the Genealogy databases available through the Harris County Public Library website - www.hcpl.net.

To climb your family tree or consult the U.S. Census come and explore HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com. The class is offered once a month in the Computer Lab. Please call 281-376-4610 to register or to ask for the schedule of future classes. You can also register online the HCPL website.

Registration is required and opens 30 days before the class is presented.

 

Senior Classic Movie Morning

On Friday, November 9, 2012 the Barbara Bush Branch Library will have another Senior Classic Movie Morning.  We will show a film from 1956 starring Fred Astaire and Audrey Hepburn.  "A Cinderella story about an inconspicuous salesgirl who is whisked off to Paris by a group of fashion magazine sophisticates and transformed into a dazzling model with whom the magazine's photographer falls in love." Senior Classic  Movie Morning will be the 2nd Friday of each month.  The movie will start shortly after 10:00 am  and will usually end around Noon.  Come with a friend or meet a new friend.

Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminars at the Library

Workforce Solution will bring their job search seminars back to the library this fall.  They offer several different programs from making a job search plan, to writing a resume, and classes on how to score well at the interview.  The next session will be on Thursday, November 1, at 1:30--3:30 pm, Networking, using the Internet and social networking for your job search.  No registration is necessary.  Just drop in.  The programs will be helped in the Earl Elliott Meeting Room of the Barbara Bush Branch Library at 6817 Cypresswood Drive in Spring.