Kingwood

KSAP: Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 @ 10 AM

Tuesday, December 6, 2017 at 10 am, bring a child to the movies to view the popular Broadway film “Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas” Come and see this family-oriented film while enjoying delicious snacks provided my F.O.L.K. Space is limited and available on a first-come basis.

For more information, please call Adult Services at 281-360-6804.  

Teens Gingerbread Game

Come by the Teen Area at any time during the month of December to play the Gingerbread Guessing Game. Take a look at the whiteboard and figure out which literary characters the Gingerbread people are dressed up as. Think you have all the correct answers? Turn your entry form in for a prize!

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

Santa Visits the Library!

He's making a list, checking it twice, and coming to the Kingwood Branch Library!  Join us as Santa makes a quick stop at on Tuesday, December 6th from 10 AM - 12 PM. Children can step in line to get a free picture taken with Santa and then stay to enjoy a delicious treat!


*Toddler Time and Infant Lapsit will be held as usual. Children can visit Santa around the storytimes.*

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Teen Programs - Week of November 28

Are you interested in crafting, or coding, or both?! On Monday, November 28, from 4:30-5:30 PM, teens can come and make a craft in the Teen Area. We will craft for a cause by making superhero capes for children. No sewing skills required!

Then, on Tuesday, November 29 from 4:30-5:30 PM, we’re learning how to code with robots! Using Dash & Dot teens can learn how to code the robot to navigate through an obstacle course. Dash & Dot robots are part of Codename Gener8, a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-focused program is made possible through a grant from the Best Buy foundation and the generosity of the Friends of the Library-Kingwood (FOLK). For more information, please call the library at 281-360-6804.

These programs are for teens & tweens grades 6-12. For more info, contact the library 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.

Children's Weekly Run-Down at Kingwood Library

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! Thanksgiving has come and gone and we continue with the Holiday Season! Join us this week on Thursday the 1st of December @ 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 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!

**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.

Thanksgiving Closure

The Kingwood Library is closing at 5 PM on Wednesday, November 23rd. We will remain closed until Monday, November 28th in observance of Thanksgiving.

Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving whether you are traveling or staying in town. Be sure to stock up on some good books for the long weekend!

Weekly Run-Down of Children's Events @ Kingwood Library

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! Have a Happy Thanksgiving!


We will have our story times as normal this week! 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 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!


**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.

 

Teen Advisory Group - Nov 17 @ 6:30 PM

If you're a teen and interested in earning volunteer hours at the library, the Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is the place to be! Join TAG and meet up with other teens to work together to come up with program ideas, decorate the teen room, and make buttons for the monthly button battles. This month’s meeting will be on Thursday, November 17 from 6:30-7:30 PM, in the upstairs Conference Room.

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 @kwtag to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Weekly Run-Down of Children's Events @ Kingwood Library

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! We are now closing in on Thanksgiving! Join us this week for the eighth and last meeting of the Garden Tower Club on Wednesday the 16th @ 4 PM and World Tour Book Club on Thursday the 17th of November @ 4 PM 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 where you can enjoy stories and a craft!
**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.

Two Kids on a Bench


Have you seen the nice bench outside of the library with statues of the two young children reading a book? This bench is a gift of the Kingwood Garden Club. The ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication of the bench took place this afternoon. Kingwood Library staff members were in attendance including Branch Manager Ryan Fennell as well as members of the garden club. Thanks to the Kingwood Garden Club for their gift and for their continuous work to beautify the Kingwood Library.

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