Kingwood

Teen 3D Printing - July 3 @ 6:30 PM

In this class, teens will learn the basics of TinkerCAD, a 3D design program, to make their own design, that will then be printed using Kingwood Library’s Ultimaker 3D printer. Class will be held on Thursday, August 3, from 6:30-8:00 PM, in the computer lab. Please note that an email address is required to create a TinkerCAD account.

Registration is now required for this event. Please register online or by calling the library at 281-360-6804.

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

Tween Game Day - August 1 @ 2:00 PM

Monopoly! Trouble! Sorry! Bananagrams! Do you enjoy playing board and card games? Then come by the Kingwood Library on Tuesday, August 1, at 2:00 PM, for Tween Game Day. Play the library’s games or bring your own!

Registration required. This program is for tweens grades 4-7. For more info, contact the library at 281-360-6804.

Children's Weekly Run-Down

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN!
Our Story times continue with their new schedule! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. 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.

BUILD: A BETTER WORLD: Join us for the eighth meeting of our Maker Monday Club on Monday the 31st of July @ 2:15 PM. We will be building and creating a new and exciting craft out of recycled materials every week!

We will be having the final meeting of our Tween Game Day on Tuesday, the 1st of August@ 2 PM. Online registration required.

Our special summer program for the week will be on Thursday, the 3rd of August, @ 2:15 PM. See the amazing juggling talents of comedic juggler Claude Sims. A performance for all ages, it promises to be a show filled with tricks, stunts, and plenty of laughs.

We will also have our ninth Block Party this Friday the 4th of August @ 2:15 PM!

This week will also hold the fourth meeting of the Family Chess Club on Saturday, the 5th of August @ 1 PM. Whether you are learning, expanding your knowledge, or just want to have fun, come by our Family Chess Club!

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Tuesday, 8/1 @ 10:00 AM - Save A Life!

Do you want to be part of a community to save and sustain a life one donation at a time?  Yes! You can by donating to provide a safe supply of blood, blood components and other related services.  Commit to life and join the Kingwood Library & the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the Meeting room.

 

**SAGE Program 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. 

Teen Cross-Stitch - July 31 @ 1:30 PM

We will be sewing cross-stitch designs with a modern flair on Monday, July 31, from 1:30-3:30. Beginners to Advanced Cross-Stitchers welcomed! Show off your personality with your own needlework! 

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

Blood Drive at Kingwood Library

Do you want to be part of a community to save and sustain a life one donation at a time? Yes! You can by donating to provide a safe supply of blood, blood components and other related services.

Commit to life and join the Kingwood Branch Library & the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the library Meeting Room!

To sign up to be a blood donor, please click here.

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Teen Harry Potter Lock-In! - July 28 @ 6:00-8:30 PM

No matter your school or house affiliation, all are welcome at the Harry Potter Lock-in! We'll have prizes, games, and food! If you're still sad you never got your Hogwarts letter then you won't want to miss out on the magic that will be happening on Friday, July 28 from 6:00-8:30 PM.

**This program takes place after library hours. Permission slip required.** Pick up permission slip from the upstairs reference desk.

Teens must be entering grades 6-12 to participate. For more info, contact Ms. Lauren, YA Librarian, at 281-360-6804, or kwteens@hcpl.net. Get program updates sent straight to your phone by texting @kwteens to 81010. Service is free and confidential; standard text message rates apply.

Children's Weekly Run-Down

Our Story times continue with their new schedule! Be here for Toddler Time** on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and @ 11 AM on Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. 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.

BUILD: A BETTER WORLD: Join us for the seventh meeting of our Maker Monday Club on Monday the 24th of July @ 2:15 PM. We will be building and creating a new and exciting craft out of recycled materials every week!

Our special summer Program this week is on Thursday, the 27th of July, @ 2:15 PM and is a hands-on workshop with Julian Franklin called "SImple Machines – Work Smarter, Not Harder!" Kids will learn to handle wheels, pulleys, levers, wedges, incline planes, and screws in a way that teaches them to use simple machines to work smarter, not harder.

We will also have our eighth Block Party this Friday the 28th of July @ 2:15 PM!

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Teen Mechanical Hand - July 25 @ 2:00 PM

Do you need a hand? Create your own out of recycled material that mimics your fingers’ movements. Come to the Meeting Room on Tuesday, July 25, from 2:00-4:00 PM.

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

Tues. 7/25 @ 10 AM: SPCA Visits The Library

The summer months can be uncomfortable for pets and people. By working together on a local and global level, we can affect real change and build a better world.  Join Lisa Tynan from the Houston SPCA on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. for a pet talk presentation about taking care of our pets.  For more information, contact the Library at 281-360-6804.

**SAGE Program events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments, while supplies lasts are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK).
 

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