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Fizz, Boom, Storytelling!

   Ahoy, Mates! Come to the Children’s Area on Monday, July 21st at 3:00 pm and meet Captain Book (aka Aileen Kirkham) and her first mate, Kitty!  They’ll be here to delight children (and adults) of all ages with their unique story telling, puppetry, songs and humor.  Arrrgh...this program is FREE!  

Fizz, Boom, Ssssnakes!

   Come to the Children’s Area on Monday, July 14th at 3:00 pm and learn all about snakes native to the State of Texas!  Fun is guaranteed  as the experts from Texas Snakes give you facts and information about these fabulous, slithery creatures!  This program is FREE and appropriate for children of all ages!  Ssssee you then!

Fizz, Boom, Oceans Rock!

Come to the Children’s Area of the Library on Monday, June 30th at 3:00 pm for an interactive presentation of Oceans Rock!  Learn about ocean life, coral, sea shells and more!  All in attendance will have a chance to dig and take home fossils, shells, shark teeth and any other treasures they find!  This program is FREE and fun for all ages! Call 832-559-4235 for more information!

Alice in Wonderland!

This Saturday, June 28th at 2:00 pm, the Hampstead Stage Company will present Lewis Carroll's classic story of Alice in Wonderland in the Children’s Area of the Library!  Due to limited seating, this performance is ticketed for 75 peopleFREE  tickets will be available at the Children's reference desk 1 hour prior to show time (1:00 pm) on a first come, first served basis (no phone holds or advanced pick-up).  Enjoy the show!

Clowns and Movie Fun!

  On Monday, June 16th at 3:00 pm, Geebo the Clown will be in the Children's Area to delight children and adults of all ages with magic, animals, balloons and more!  On Thursday, June 19th at 3:00 pm it’s Movie Day!  Enjoy this PG rated animated movie starring little yellow minions!  Bring a drink with a lid, we’ll provide popcorn

Fizz, Boom, Science!


 On Monday, June 9th at 3:00 pm, the wacky scientists from Mad Science will be at the Children’s Department to thrill and delight with their “fire and ice” show!  Learn about the wonders of air pressure, bubbling potions and much more! This program is FREE and fun for children of all ages!  Call 832-559-4235 for more information!
 

Children's Movie Day!

  This Thursday, June 5th at 3:00 pm come to the Children's Area for the first movie day of the Summer!  Children and adults of all ages can enjoy this classic Disney movie about a girl, who burdened with endless chores hopes that someday she’ll meet her Prince Charming.  This movie is rated G.  Bring a drink with a lid, we’ll provide the popcorn! 

Fizz, Boom, Summer Reading is Coming!

  Hard to believe, but the 2014 Children's Summer Reading Program "Fizz, Boom, Read" begins on June 2nd!  Your children's staff has been busy planning for months to make this year's program the biggest, best and most fun yet!  Join us for special performer shows, featuring:  Mad Science, Oceans Rock, Alice in Wonderland, The Non-Toxic Band, Rumplestiltskin,  Balloon making, music, clowns and more.  We'll also have Chess Club, Pokemon, FREE movies, weekly story times and an International Space Station exhibit and NASA sponsored program!  It’s gonna be a fun Summer and it all starts on June 2nd! 

Children's Origami!

 Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month and the ancient art of Origami!  Ages 8 - 12 can come to the Children's Area of the Library on Wednesday, May 7th at 4:30 pm and learn about the unique art of paper folding and have fun creating their own!  All supplies are provided!  Call  832-559-4235 for more information.

Children's Spring Craft Day!

Whenever there is a 5th Tuesday in the month, the Children's Department has a special craft day.  This month, Craft Day will be held on Tuesday, April 29th at 4:30pm in the Children's Activity Room.  Children (ages 5-12) can create their own personal rainbow, a bright pasta necklace or a jewelled suncatcher!  This program is limited to 20 children and all supplies are provided! Call 832-559-4235 beginning on Monday, April 21st to register! 

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