Katherine Tyra

Computer Classes on Friday

computerKatherine Tyra library is having 2 computer classes on Friday, June 24th, in our meeting room. All the classes are free and open to the public. This Friday, all of our classes are dedicated to Microsoft Word. Come join us and sharpen your skills on the computer.  See schedule below:

June 24th

1:30pm- Basic Word

4:00pm- Intermediate Word 

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Houston Food Bank Will Provide Nutritious, Free Lunches to Kids at Our Library This Summer

Harris County Public Library is proud to announce that thirteen HCPL branches will provide nutritious, free lunches to children in low income areas of Harris County 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 7 – August 4
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
Lunch 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Snack 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Summer Fun: Wildlife Program

Do you want to learn more about reptiles? Then join us at Summer Fun on Tuesday, June 21st at 3:00 PM or 4:00 PM for Bring on the Reptiles, a fun and educational wildlife program all about reptiles! We'll meet a few animals, learn interesting facts about reptiles, and discuss how to be safe around wildlife.

Remember, a free ticket is required to attend this program. Tickets will be available at the information desk one hour before each program starts. First come, first served. Summer Fun is geared towards school-age children, and families are welcome!

Ice Cream Float Party

Come in on Monday at 3 pm for our Ice Cream Float Party and watch Will Smith knock out a alien. Tickets are required for this program so pick them up an hour before the fun starts.

Saturday Programs @ The Library

LibraryThis Saturday, June 18, Katherine Tyra Library is having a day filled with programs. There will be a variety of topics to learn about and programs to engage in. All programs are free and open to the public! Here is our schedule for this upcoming Saturday: 

10:00am - Financial Planning

11:00am - Genealogy for Beginners

1:00pm - Conversational ESL

1:00pm - Yoga

2:30pm - Mortgage Workshop 

If you have any questions, feel free to call us at 281-550-0885. 

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Ready or Not, It’s Time to Come Play Hide and Seek with Ninjas at the Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Library

ninjaHave you signed up for our fun summer reading program, Team Read, yet? If not, now is the perfect time to go online and sign up

This week pop by our library to play hide and seek with ninjas.  Pick up a game sheet in our children’s section then seek out the ninjas. This activity can count as one of your ten activities toward completing the HCPL summer reading program. 

Look for new activities each week in our children’s area as you build, explore, imagine, go, read, design, create, move and make the most of your summer at the Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek library. 

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Preschool Storytime: Father's Day

Join us on Tuesday, June 14th at 10:15 AM for Preschool Storytime. In anticipation of Father’s Day on June 19th, we will be reading about fathers before making a fun craft. Remember, Preschool Storytime is a ticketed program, so make sure to grab a free ticket from the information desk before the program starts. This storytime is geared towards children ages 3-6 years.

In case you can’t make it to storytime, there will also be a craft available in the children’s area from 10:00-11:30 AM, while supplies last.

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Fandomfest 2016

Come celebrate your favorite fandom at our Annual Fandomfest on Monday at 3pm. There will be games, food, crafts, and prizes! Ages 10-18 are welcome. 

Cosplay is encouraged, but not required. All Cosplay weapons must be fake and if used inappropriately will be held till the end of the program.









Friends of the Library Book Sale & Silent Auction

Book sale Come support your branch library and programming by coming to our Friends of the Library Book Sale & Silent Auction. There will be a variety of books to purchase and items for everyone to bid on.

This sponsored event will be going on this Friday, June 10 from 1:00pm-6:00pm and Saturday, June 11 from 10:00am-2:00pm. There will be something for everyone here, so come on down and see what we have to offer!

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Come Pick a Place Where Reading Will Take You This Summer at Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Library

World Map BB“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”~ Dr. Seuss.

Let your imagination take you where you’d like to go.  Once you pick that destination please share it with us, by marking that spot on our world map located in our children’s area. 

Imagining this destination counts as an activity toward achieving your summer reading goal. 

Sign up for our Summer Reading Program here, count this activity on your account, and you are on your way!

Come join all the fun at the Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Library!

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