Many tax forms are now available in the circulation lobby on the first floor. AARP will be providing free tax return assistance through Monday, April 15. First come, first served. Call 281-376-4610 if you have questions about this service. The tax volunteers will not be able to answer tax questions over the phone.
This month we will be showing a film from 1951, starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron. Kelly is a struggling artist and ex-GI in post WWII Paris. Caron is a lonely French shop girl, engaged to marry a successful entertainer unless Kelly can convince her otherwise.
Senior Classic Movie is held on the 3rd Friday of the month in the Earl Elliott Meeting Room. Come with a friend.
Did you purchase a Kindle recently? If you have a Kindle, Kindle Fire, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch or Kindle Paperwhite you can download e-books from the Harris County Public Library’s Digital Media Catalog. Come to the session March 12 at 11:00 to learn how to download E-Books to your device. The Kindle demo will be held in the 2nd floor Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.
Bring your Kindle device, all cables and all passwords.
This class is now offered on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 11:00 AM. Registration is required. Call 281-376-4610. Registration opens 30 days prior to the class.
Climbing your family tree to do some family history research? Need to consult the U. S. Census? Come and learn how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com at our Genealogy Research Database Research Demo on Friday, March 1 @ 11:00 am in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.
These classes are popular so registration is required. You can register by going online to www.hcpl.net or by calling the library at 281-376-4610.
We are now offering Genealogical Research one Friday a month at 11:00 am. The date varies. Registration for each class opens 30 days prior to the class. Please call for schedule. Classes presented by librarian Margaret Davis.
The Barbara Bush Branch Library would like to thank E.B.O.N.Y. for co-sponsoring the African American Read-In at the Cypress Creek Community Center. A great time was had by all. We hope you can join us next year. Also, thank you to all the authors who came this year to speak:
Crystal Allen, Anna Pearl Barrett, Chester Hicks, Leah Holder, Callie Holley, Ramos Lewis, Bianca Patterson, Byron C. Taylor, Sr., Dr. Cherrye Vasquez and Kelly Vasquez
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.