Kingwood

St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica

On Tuesday 8/14 the #KingwoodLibrary accompanied the #HarrisCounty Precinct 4 Fun4Seniors to the St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica in Beaumont. The group learned about the history of the parish as well as the beautiful art and development of the #basilica in a docent guided tour. 

Fun4Seniors is operated by Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program and is open to ages 50 years and older. Transportation is free to and from Kingwood Branch Library. For registration, payment, and event information please contact Fun4Seniors by calling 281-893-3726.

Kingwood Branch Library Will Be Closed Saturday, August 18

Kingwood Branch Library will be CLOSED for repairs this Saturday, August 18. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Click here to find the nearest Harris County Public Library location.

Genealogy - Exploring the post 1850 Census

#Genealogy enthusiasts! Deepen your family history knowledge. Join us at the #KingwoodLibrary to learn about different genealogical aspects of the era after the 1850 Census on Wed 8/15 from 1-3 PM in the Computer Lab. Self-register at http://bit.ly/2OxsWgi or call 832-927-7830

Interview Tips

Need tips on how to make a good impression as well as the do's and don't during a job #interview? Join Texas Workforce at #KingwoodLibrary for a free Interview Tips class on Thurs 8/16 from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM. Register online at http://bit.ly/2MfE0kP or by calling 832-927-7830.

Children's Weekly Run Down!

Kids going to school

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! We will be taking a break for the rest of this month from special programming as everyone gets ready for the new school year.

Our Story times continue as normal! 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. 

(Image courtesy of www.Pixabay.com

Children's Weekly Run Down!

Kids going to school

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! We will be taking a break for the rest of this month from special programming as everyone gets ready for the new school year.

Our Story times continue as normal! 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. 

(Image courtesy of www.Pixabay.com

Tues. 8/7 @ 10 AM: DNA Testing - The Basics @ Kingwood

Have you ever wanted to know which DNA test to choose? What to expect? In addition, what to do with the results?  Discover more about your family’s past with DNA testing for genealogy. 

DNA testing is commonly used to help gain a better understanding of our deep and recent roots, to verify or break down genealogical findings and to connect with unknown relatives who can help fill out the family tree.

Join us on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at 10:00 am for DNA Testing: The Basics with Genealogist Devon Noel Lee.

Children's Summer Reading Thank You!

Join us for one final Hurrah on Monday, August 6th @ 2:15 PM for our last Maker Monday! Help us paint a banner with our hands to thank FOLK for all of their support through our Summer Reading Program. Without FOLK we wouldn't be able to do our awesome programming each summer. Be sure to wear your painting clothes!

FREE Resume Tips Class

Get noticed and learn how to develop professional resumes that make the most impact! Join Workforce Solutions right here at #KingwoodLibrary on Thurs 8/2 from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM for a Resume Tips class.

Register online at http://bit.ly/2vnAjzk or by calling 832-927-7830.

Teen Lock-In on Friday, August 3!

Ready to sing along to your favorite Broadway hits at our annual Teen Lock-In? Stay after hours at the library and sing your favorites from Hamilton, Wicked, and more. Plus, enjoy some fun crafts and games. The lock-in will be on Friday, August 3, from 6:30-8:30 PM, in the Meeting Room.

Permission Slip is required. Permission slips can be picked up from the upstairs reference desk and must be turned in by 6:00 PM on Wednesday, August 1 (2 days before the Lock-In!).

For teens and tweens entering grades 6-12.

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