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West University Book Club-October 2

Dog StarsPlease join us to discuss The Dog Stars, by Peter Heller.  Wednesday October 2, at 11 a.m.  The Dog Stars is the selection for the Gulf Coast Reads program this year. 

WU Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration

You are cordially invited to attend the

Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration

of the West University library

Friday September 20, 2013

4-5 PM

West University Senior Center

6104 Auden

 

West University Adult SRP Gift Card Winner

SRP WinnerCongratulations to Ayla Stein!  Ms. Stein completed the adult summer reading program, and is the winner of a $30 Amazon gift card. 

West University Book Club-September 4

Leavin' a TestimonyAuthor Patsy Cravens is unable to attend our book club meeting.  Instead we will discuss highlights from our summer reading, and share book suggestions for our book group this fall.

 

Join us to discuss Leaving' A Testimony: Portraits from Rural Texas, by Patsy Cravens.  Wednesday September 4, at 11 a.m.  

The 2013 Lariat Reading List

The 2013 Lariat Reading List
The Best of 2012’s Adult Fiction
-- signifying outstanding fiction published during 2012, meriting special attention from readers.

Benaron, Naomi, Running the Rift. Algonquin Books.
For Jean Patrick Nkuba, growing up and training for the Olympics are intertwined with Rwanda's political descent into genocide, forcing him to learn powerful lessons about ethnicity, love and hope.


Blake, James Carlos, Country of the Bad Wolfes. Cinco Puntos Press.
Three generations of Wolfes drift from 1820's New England to Revolutionary Mexico to the Rio Grande valley. This swashbuckling saga is rife with unexpected romances and all manner of mayhem.
 

Computer Classes at WU in June

Sign up for a free computer class in June.  Call us at 713-668-8273, if  you would like to register for a class.

How to Use Facebook, 6/4, at 2:00 pm -How to Use Facebook 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email Pt 1, 6/11, at 2:00 pm- Beginner Email Pt 1, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email Pt 2, 6/18, at 2:00 pm- Beginner Email Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Computer Basics, 6/25, at 2:00 pm-Computer Basics Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

 

WU Book Group on Summer Hiatus

Leavin' A TestimonyThe West University Book Group will be taking a break during the summer months.  We will meet again in September, to discuss Leavin' A Testimony, by Patsy Cravens.  The author will be present to talk about her work.  Patsy Cravens is a photographer, artist, writer, and video producer in Houston.

Great Day for a Book sale

Spring booksaleWe had beautiful spring weather for our book sale today, at West University.  We competed with a baseball game across the street and a benefit walk in the neighborhood, but we had plenty of customers stop by to browse through our selection of books. 

Computer Classes at WU in May

Sign up for a free computer class in May.  Call us at 713-668-8273, if  you would like to register for a class.

Intro to Powerpoint, 5/7, at 2:00 pm -Intro to Powerpoint Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Excel, 5/14, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Excel Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Intermediate Excel Pt 1, 5/21, at 2:00 pm-Intermediate Excel Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Computer Basics, 5/28, at 2:00 pm-Computer Basics Pt 2, at 3:30 pm


 

West University Book Club-Selection for May 1

The DescendantsTitle to be discussed: The Descendants, by Kaui Hart Hemmings.  Wednesday May 1, at 11 a.m.

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