Kingwood

FRI: Apr 29th @ 10 AM: Let's Learn Genealogy!

An "Introduction to Genealogy" is offered to Kingwood residents and surrounding communities. A self-paced, three-lesson class packed full of new concepts, techniques and ideas which will hopefully get you started on your way to a fulfilling lifetime of tracing your family tree. Genealogist Devon Lee is the author of the book titled "Twenty-First Century Family Historian." Please join us for each session beginning  April 29, 2016 at 10 AM

3D Printer Open Lab

Kingwood 3D PrinterDo you want to learn how to use a 3D printer and design objects to print out? Teens can learn how during our 3D printer open lab this Thursday, April 28 from 6:30-8:00 in the Computer Lab. Teens can work on their designs for the new NASA challenge from FutureEngineers.

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

Upcycled Memo Box Craft

memo boxEarth Day is officially April 22nd but we're celebrating it a few days later with an upcycled craft on Wednesday, April 27th at 6:30 PM.

Adults are invited to create a portable memo box using tin mint boxes, scrapbook paper, and washi tape. This program is free and open to adults.

Registration is required as space and supplies are limited. All supplies are provided by FOLK. Register online, by calling 281-360-6804, or visiting the Adult Reference Desk on the 2nd Floor of 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.

"Investing in a Changing World" Apr 19 @ 10 AM

Join KSAP’s Coffee & Conversation this Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 10:00 am to increase your knowledge about “Investing in a Changing World” with Merrill Lynch’s Financial Advisor, John Taphorn. 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.
 

Photo credit:Investment.org

National Library Week @ Kingwood Branch Library

NLWThis week is National Library Week and Kingwood Branch Library is honoring this special occasion by providing pencils and coloring bookmarks to our patrons. These items are free and available to all ages on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last. Bookmarks are provided courtesy of FOLK.

Stop by the the Circulation Desk, Children's Reference Desk, or Adult Services Desk and enjoy! 

Coloring Pages & Games - Tues. Apr 12th @ 10AM

Are you looking to relax? Need to anti-stress?  And, meet interesting people, then join us for Creative Escapes-Adult Coloring Pages & Game Play on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 10 a.m.                                    

All Kingwood Senior Adult Programs events are free and no registration is required. 

Refreshments are provided by Atria Senior Living and the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK). Please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804 for further information.

Kingwood Teen Comic Club - April 7 @ 6:30

With the release of Batman vs. Superman, there’s much to discuss at this month’s Comic Club! All teen fans of comics and graphic novels can talk about their favorite superheroes & illustrators on Thursday, April 7 from 6:30-7:30 in the Conference Room.

Kingwood Comic Club

This program is for teens & tweens grades 6-12. For more info, contact Ms. Kim, 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.

Upcoming Genealogy Classes at Kingwood Branch Library

Kingwood Branch Library is hosting the following Genealogy classes in April 2016:

Friday, April 15, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM: FamilySearch Open Lab. In this class, individuals can get one-on-one assistance with creating and customizing their FamilySearch account. 

Morning Movie! Tues. Apr 5th @ 10 AM

"MoneyBall" © Columbia Pictures is a story of the Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's and his successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players. Join us! for Movie & Munchies on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10 AM - 12 PM.

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.
 

April & May 2016 Fun4Seniors Trips departing from Kingwood Branch Library

fun4seniorsHarris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program is offering the following Fun4Seniors Excursion Trips for library customers in April and May 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.

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