Kingwood

Tues. GamePlay & Adult Coloring Pages @ 10AM

Do you love games? If you want to find games that suit your activity level, as well as your interests, whether board games or something a little more athletic; there are plenty of game activities to keep you entertained at the KSAP’s “Creative Escapes” Adult Coloring Pages and Game Play Activity.   Join other fellow game-lovers on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at  10 a.m. This activity is open to all adults.

All Kingwood Senior Adult Programs events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK). Please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804 for further information.

Upcoming Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

f4sHarris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in September and October 2016. Participating is simple. Participants must be 50 years and older and must register for trips by calling 281-893-3726. All trips depart from and return to Kingwood Branch Library located at 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339. Transportation is free and lunch is on your own. Some destinations require an admission fee. All trips require registering by calling 281-893-3726 in order to participate.

Human Trafficking in the Community

UAHTDid you know the Houston Metro area is a major hub for human trafficking? What does human trafficking look like in your community?

On Monday, August 8th from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, join Chris Horton of United Against Human Trafficking to learn to recognize the red flag indicators of human trafficking, how to respond, and ways to be proactive.

This program is free and open to the public. Content may not be suitable for younger audiences. No registration is required; for more information please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.

Tommorrow! Communication: "The Art of Listening" @ 10AM

“Listening is an art, and mastering it will make you a great leader” (Entrepreneur, 2015).  Join us on August 2, 2016 at 10 a.m. for tips and techniques on how to master the art of listening with Lee Ann Hyatt.  For more information, please contact Adult Services at 281-360-6804.  All Kingwood Senior Adult Programs events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK).

Hi Neighbor Donates to Kingwood Library LEGOS WeDo Robotics Program

Hi NeighborSheeran Domescik, President of Hi Neighbor Club-Kingwood, presented the Kingwood Branch library with a generous donation, enabling us to add more units to our LEGOS WeDo Robotics program. With this we are able to increase the number of children who can attend the Robotics programs per session. This is a new and hugely successful program that we are offering as we help to introduce technology and robotics at an increasingly earlier age.

As new technologies are introduced, the library finds that the demand for more than just the written word is needed to help explain the concepts and theories. LEGOS WeDo works with LEGOS and books, iPads, or laptops to make small scaled robots that can actually move.

KSAP: Friday 7/29 @ 10 am "Organizing Your Family's History"

Explore resources, tools, and techniques to maximize and organize your genealogy search.  Begin researching your family's history with Genealogist Devon Lee, on Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:00 am.  Library Senior Adult Programs are free and no registration is required. Light refreshments are generously provided by Atria Senior Living and F.O.L.K.  For more information contact Adult Services at 281-360-6804.
 

Upcoming Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

f4sHarris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in August and September 2016. Please visit here to see the remainder trips for July. Participating is simple. Participants must be 50 years and older and must register for trips by calling 281-893-3726. All trips depart from and return to Kingwood Branch Library located at 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339. Transportation is free and lunch is on your own. Some destinations require an admission fee. All trips require registering by calling 281-893-3726 in order to participate.

Teen Events for 7/18-7/23

Check out the events happening just for teens at the library this week! Teens are considered those entering grades 6-12.

BYO Tabletop Gaming for Teens

Wednesday, July 20: BYO Tabletop Gaming, 2:00-4:00 in the Teen Area
This is a come-and-go, bring-your-own tabletop gaming event. If you play D&D, Magic, Pokemon, or any other tabletop games, bring your decks and join others! The library will also provide other board games, such as Uno and Clue.

Thursday, July 21: Cosplay Chess, 2:00-3:00 in the Teen Area
Play live-action chess while dressed as your favorite characters! Cosplay is encouraged, and all skill levels are welcome.

Teen Events for 7/11-7/16

Kingwood Ice Cream CarnivalCheck out the events happening just for teens at the library this week! Teens are considered those entering grades 6-12.

Wednesday, July 13: Ice Cream Social & Carnival, 2:00-4:00 in the Meeting Room, ALL AGES
Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with ice cream* and carnival-style games. All ages are welcome at this fun, family event! *Ice cream is available while supplies last.

Thursday, July 14: 3D Thursday, 2:00-4:00 in the Teen Area
Teens can see the 3D printer in action and learn how to create and print their own designs. Learn from peers with our 3D Printer Teen Volunteers, and find out how to get your design showcased in August for your 3D Printer Demo & Student Showcase.

Tomorrow - Creative Escapes Coloring Pages & Game Play - July 12th @ 10 AM - 12 PM

Tomorrow, July 12, 2016 a 10 am - 12 pm, you are invited to color your way into relaxation with Creative Escapes adult coloring pages and  join in friendly competition at KSAP's Game Play. Refreshments provided by Atria and F.O.L.K.

All Kingwood Senior Adult Programs events are free and no registration is required.  Please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804 for further information.

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