Snakes @ Your Library

Mark your calendar for the Texas Snakes program here at Fairbanks Branch Library at 10:30 AM on Thursday, June 16 in the library meeting room.  Mr. Clint will discuss snake safety and bring several non-venomous snakes that you can touch and hold as well as getting your picture holding them.  See you then!  

Summer Water Safety

On Tuesday, June 14th, at 11:00 am in the library meeting room will be the water safety program for children.  The water safety program includes a Disney educational video, and afterwards the children will participate in interactive activities to reinforce the education from the video.  Each child will go home with incentives like pencils, stickers, coloring books, bookmarks, and a tip sheet for parents about water safety.  See you there!

Teen Events this Week @ Fairbanks

Join us this Friday, June 10, at 12:00 PM for our first color war.  This color war has a Divergent twist, and we will be making color powder balls and using them in a game of capture the flag.  Color powder can stain, so dress accordingly.  All participants will be asked to sign a waiver of liability.  At 1:00 PM, join us inside the library meeting room for our Dauntless Party.  Enjoy Dauntless themed food and a chance to get a green screen photo of yourself jumping from a train.  Today's movie will be selected by the winning team.  Grades 6-12, as of fall 2016, are invited.

Houston Food Bank Will Provide Nutritious Free Lunches to Kids at Fairbanks Branch Library this Summer

Harris County Public Library is proud to announce that Fairbanks Branch Library will provide nutritious, free lunches to area children through the Houston Food Bank’s Kids Café program. Only children 1 – 18 years are eligible. Meals and snacks are provided on a first come, first served basis. Supplies are limited, but will be adjusted depending on demand.

June 6 – August 19
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
Lunch 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Click here for other HCPL branches participating in Houston Food Bank’s KidsCafe

Summer Fun @ Fairbanks

Summer Reading starts Monday, June 6, and we have tons of fun activities planned.  Our teen summer program, for grades 6-12, gets underway this weekend, with the first of our weekly movie screenings, and our first video game tournament of the season.  Join us on Friday, June 3, at 1:00 PM for a screening of the sci-fi thriller, War of the Worlds, complete with fresh popcorn and cold drinks.  Join us Saturday, June 4, at 2:00 PM to play Super Smash Bros. Brawl on Nintendo Wii.  While you're here, you can pick up a Teen Summer Reading Calendar at the front desk, so you don't miss any of our upcoming events.