Live Shakespeare At Your Library!

 Speak of Me As I Am: A Celebration of African American Contributions to Shakespeare

 Thursday, Feb. 21     7pm

In partnership with Main Street Theatre, we are proud to present a one of a kind reading created especially for Harris County Public Library. Actors from Main Street Theatre's Shakespeare for All program will share history, stories and of course, scenes and speeches from Shakespeare. This is an interactive,  audience friendly presentation that reminds us that Shakespeare is indeed for All.

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"Speak of Me as I Am" A celebration of African American contributions

Join us for a special presentation by Main Street Theater at Barbara Bush Branch Library on Feb 21, 2019 at 7pm in the Earl Elliott Meeting Room. 

Pen & Paintbrush Book Discussion

The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts and the Barbara Bush Branch Library presents the Pen and Paintbrush Book Discussion on January 31, 2019 in the museum's Northgate Forest Conference Room.

During each museum exhibition cycle, a written work related to current art exhibitions is selected for discussion. Pen & Paintbrush events include a discussion of the selected work, followed by a tour of current art exhibitions with a special emphasis on the common themes they share.  This event is open to all – no membership or RSVP is required!

Fun Programs for School Age Kids Every Tuesday at 5pm

Flyer for afterschool programsJoin us every Tuesday at 5pm for a fun activity for school age children. Most programs are for kids ages 5-12, with the occasional program geared for 8-12 year olds. Activities include arts and crafts, STEM activities, holiday fun, guest presenters, games and more! To attend these programs, pick up a free ticket 15 minutes prior to the program at the Children's Information Desk. 

Upcoming Programs:

- Tuesday, January 29th- Doodle Daze (Ages 8-12)

- Tuesday, February 5th- Cursive Writing for Kids (ages 5-12)

- Tuesday, February 12th- Paper Circuit Valentines (ages 8-12) (made possible through a granted funded by North Harris County AAUW Fellowship Fund)

- Tuesday, February 19th- Mersenne Primes Robotics Team (Ages 5-12)

New Yoga Class!

We are happy to announce that Rosa is back to teach Yoga! Rosa previously hosted our Friday yoga class and we are so excited she's back. 

Join Rosa on Fridays at 3pm for yoga starting next week, January 25th in the Earl Elliott Meeting Room. 

If you have any questions, please call us at 832-927-7800.

Programs and services are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliant. Special accommodations can be requested in advance by contacting the library.