Parker Williams Branch Library

Branch Location & Contact

Location:
10851 Scarsdale Boulevard, Suite #510
Houston, TX 77089
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Phone: 281-484-2036
Branch Manager: Michael Saperstein
Branch Email: pw@hcpl.net


 

The Amazing Brain: What Neuroscience Research Says About Raising Children in the iPhone Era

Cell phones, the internet and social media are woven into almost everyone's daily life nowadays. Join us on Tuesday, November 7 at 10:30 a.m. to learn what affect these technologies may be having on us, especially on children who grow up with them. Our speaker will be Curtis Neveu, PhD from the UT Health Science Center at Houston/McGovern Medical School. Dr. Neveu will give some background about the neuroscience of the developing brain and also talk about how iPhones, internet, and social media affect development. Children are welcome to come too. For more information or to register, please call us at 281-484-2036 or see our events calendar.

Learn about the US citizenship application and interview

Considering applying for citizenship, or already in the process of doing so? Rosa Ramirez, community relations officer for the US Citizenship and Immigration Services department, will visit the library on Thursday, November 2 at 10:30 a.m. to provide information and answer questions about applying for citizenship and preparing for the interview. Register please by calling 281-484-2036 or click on our events calendar.

Anime Club – My Hero Academia Re-Do (TV-14) October 27th @ 5 PM [14+]

“In a world populated with superhumans, the superhero-loving Izuku Midoriya is without power. However, after the Quirkless dreamer Izuku inherits the powers of the world's best superhero, All Might, his hopes of becoming the top hero are now possible. Once enrolled in the high school for heroes, A.U., Izuku soon discovers being a hero is much more complicated than it appears.”-imdb

Due to Hurricane Harvey arriving on August 26th, we never got to view My Hero Academia.

Since it is such an awesome series, we are dedicating the time to view it.

Eat healthy and tasty

Learn about small changes you can make to choose healthier foods. Presented by Memorial Herman Community Benefit Corporation.

Community Craft – Hocus Pocus (PG) and Billy Bones Skeleton Art October 26th @ 4 PM [All Ages]

“After three centuries, three witch sisters are resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to their reign of terror once and for all.” – imdb.com

Join us on Thursday, October 26th for a frightfully fun time watching Hocus Pocus.

The kids will be making Billy Bones skeleton art with cotton swabs.

Adults will be decorating wine glass candleholders in a variety of different variations.

Come have a spook-tacular time with us at the Parker Williams Branch in the Library Community Room. 

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