Kingwood

Living A Healthy Lifestyle - Tues, 3/21 @ 10

Join us on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 10am - 12pm, for an informational mini seminar on Living a Healthy Lifestyle presented by Ann Ferrell. Discover what you need to know before you head to the grocery store and/or prepare meals. Stick around for a delightful tasting!

SAGE Program events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK).   For further information, please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804.

Citizenship Classes @ Kingwood Library

The Kingwood Library is now offering free citizenship classes! These classes are designed for adults preparing to take the naturalization test. The student must register within first 2 classes (3-18 or 3-25) and needs to commit to 11 classes (not counting Easter weekend). The program runs from March 18th until June 3rd.

Register online or by calling 281-360-6804.

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Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! Spring officially starts this week! Join us this week on Thursday the 23rd of March @ 4 PM for our World Tour Book Club to explore different countries and their traditions and stories.

Our Story times continue as normal! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Preschool Storytime on Tuesday @ 2 PM, and Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 with the Kingwood Neighbors Emergency Clinic!

**Tickets required upon entry. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets will be given to the first 30 children and their caregivers the day of the scheduled event.

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Saturday Family Storytime

On Saturday of each week, the Kingwood Library has a storytime designed for the entire family. Join us for stories from 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM in the Children's Activity Room. Children will also make a craft. Don't miss the Saturday morning fun! 

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Teen Computer Coding - Monday, March 20 @ 4:30

Teens can learn JavaScript, a computer coding language, to code games and more in this 1-hour introductory course. Teen’s Computer Coding class will be Monday, March 20, from 4:30-5:30 PM, in the computer lab.

Computer Coding is part of Codename Gener8, a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-focused program for teens.

This program is for teens and tweens in grades 6-12. Get updates texted to your phone by texting @kwteens at 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Monday 3/20 Book Discussion

The Kingwood Library will hold a Book Discussion on Monday, March 20th from 7- 8:30 PM. This month's book selection is “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngoz. This powerful story follows a young couple as they depart Nigeria and head to the West for a new life. Join us for coffee and a lively discussion!

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Teen Advisory Group - Mar. 16 @ 6:30 PM

If you're a teen and interested in volunteering at the library, the Teen Advisory Group is the place to be! Join TAG and meet up with other teens to work together to help prepare for teen programs, decorate the teen room, and make buttons for the monthly button battles. This month’s meeting will be on Thursday, March 16, from 6:30-7:30 PM. We meet in the upstairs conference room.

For teens and tweens grades 6-12. For more information, call 281-360-6804. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens or @kwtag to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Teen Coding with Robots - Wed. March 15 @ 4:30 PM

On Wednesday, March 15, from 4:30-5:30 PM, we’re learning how to code with robots at the Kingwood Branch Library! Using Blocky, a JavaScript coding language, teens can program Dash & Dot robots to navigate through an obstacle course.

Dash & Dot robots are part of Codename Gener8, a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-focused program for teens.

This program is for teens & tweens grades 6-12. For more info, contact the YA Librarian at 281-360-6804 or kwteens@hcpl.net. Get updates texted to your phone by texting @kwteens at 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Teen Anime Club - March 14 @ 4:30 PM

Anime Club will meet on Tuesday, March 14, at 4:30 PM in the downstairs meeting room. Meet up with fellow anime enthusiasts and talk all about anime and manga! Watch anime and find a new favorite series.

This program is for teens and tweens grades 6-12. For more information, call the library at 281-360-6804. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens or @kwanime to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Teen 3D Printer Open Lab - Tonight, Mar 9 @ 6:30 PM

Celebrate Teen Tech Week by creating your own 3D printed object! Teens can come by and work at their own pace to learn the basics of TinkerCAD, an online 3D design website, and to create their own 3D objects to print out. Open Lab will be held tonight, March 9, from 6:30-7:30 PM, in the Computer Lab.

The 3D printer open lab is part of Codename Gener8, a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-focused program for teens.

This program is for teens and tweens in grades 6-12. Get updates texted to your phone by texting @kwteens at 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

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