Blogs

Spring Branch-Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

Remember Ben ClaytonTitle to be discussed: Remember Ben Clayton, by Stephen Harrigan.  Date of meeting:  Tuesday, October 14, 6:30pm.  Summary: "Exiled to Texas with his grown daughter, sculptor Francis “Gil” Gilheaney is commissioned to create a statue for a man who recently lost his son in WWI. But as work on the statue progresses, secrets slowly reveal themselves and Gil’s fragile family threads begin to fray."  This is a Gulf Coast Reads selection.

 

September Computer Classes

Computer, studentNow that the school year has started, why not put yourself in a student’s chair and learn a few essential computer skills?  This month we are offering:

How to Use Facebook—September 4
Beginner Word 2013—September 11
Intermediate Word 2013—September 18
Beginner Excel 2013—September 25

All sessions are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

Copyright © 2014 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Free Computer Classes for September

LaptopBeginner Word 2013, Saturday, 9/6, 11:00
Intermediate Word 2013, Saturday, 9/6, 2:00
LinkedIn, Monday, 9/8, 4:00
Facebook, Wednesday, 9/10, 4:00
Computer Basics, Monday, 9/15, 4:00
PowerPoint 2013, Saturday, 9/20, 11:00
Beginner Internet, Monday, 9/22, 4:00
Beginner Excel, Wednesday, 9/24, 2:30
Intermediate Excel, Monday, 9/29, 4:00

There's More to Life Than Housework

Life's Too Short to Fold Fitted SheetsWho came up with the idea that women should be Super-moms and Domestic Goddesses?  Take a different approach to life by reading Life's Too Short to Fold Fitted Sheets by Lisa Quinn.

Computer Classes - September 19, 2014

                      1:00 PM - Beginning PowerPoint

                3:30 PM - Intermediate PowerPoint

 

 

 

Image Copyright © 2014 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Clases de Ingles Gratis-Inscribase Hoy!

Si usted o alguien a quien usted conoce desean aprender a leer, escribir y hablar Ingles, por favor visite la biblioteca de North Channel y llene una solicitud para clases de ESL. La direccion es 15741 Wallisville Rd. Houston, TX 77049. **Las clases de primer nivel emperzan el Martes Sept. 9 a las 6:00 pm y el Miercoles Sept. 10 am a las 10:00 am. Las clases se impartiran en el Salon de Juntas. Si desea mas informacion por favor llamar a: 281-457-1631

TEENS: Teen Advisory Group

Looking to help out the library? Want to earn community service hours? Need something else to put on college and scholarship applications? Check out T.A.G., the Kingwood Library’s Teen Advisory Group. This meeting meets the 4th Monday of each month during the school year at 6:30 PM for an hour to help brainstorm ideas, prepare for programs, and come up with awesome library displays. This month's T.A.G.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and participate in our activities.

On Friday, September 19, 2:30 p.m., we will be showing a movie that tells the story of a young Mexican boy who travels to the U.S. to find his mother after his grandmother passes away.  This move can be seen again on Thursday, September 25 at 4:00 p.m.

On Friday, September 26 at 2:30 p.m. there will be a book discussion on "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz.

A Genealogy Databases Demo is Coming

Gree TreeThinking of climbing that family tree and doing some family history research? Need to consult the US Census for past years? Come see how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com!

On Tuesday, September 23, we will be meeting in the Computer Lab on the 2nd floor at 11:00 am. Space is limited, so you'll want to register. See you then!

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

A special exhibit of the International Space Station is coming to the Katy Library.  You won’t want to miss this exciting exhibit, which will include a model of the space station.  View the exhibit Friday, September 19 through Friday, October 3. NASA experts will present a program for children on Saturday, September 27 at 2:00 p.m. Come and discover what life in space is like.

Syndicate content