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Computer Classes at WU in March

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

Beginner Internet, 3/5, at 2:00 pm -Beginner Internet, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Excel, 3/12, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Excel Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Intro to Powerpoint, 3/19, at 2:00 pm-Intro to Powerpoint, at 3:30 pm

How to Use Facebook, 3/26, at 2:00 pm-How to Use Facebook, at 3:30 pm

West University Book Club-Selection for March 6

Bring Up the BodiesTitle to be discussed: Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel.  Wednesday March 6, at 11am.  Review: "Two years ago something astonishingly fair happened in the world of prestigious prizes: the Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for 2009 both went to the right winner.

Local Houston History-Olivewood Cemetery Talk

Olivewood CemeteryWednesday February 6, 12:00pm

Please join us in welcoming Margott Williams, who will be talking to us about the history of Olivewood Cemetery.  Located near a bend of White Oak Bayou, Olivewood Cemetery is the city’s first incorporated African American cemetery.  Ms. Williams will talk about the past, present and future of the cemetery, why it is important to save the cemetery, and give some history of those buried there.
Bring a brown bag lunch if you like.
 

Computer Classes at WU in February

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

Computer Basics Pt 1, 2/5, at 2:00 pm - Computer Basics Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email Pt 1, 2/12, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Email Pt 1, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Email Pt 2, 2/19, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Email Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Word, 2/26, at 2:00 pm-Intermediate Word, at 3:30 pm

Favorite Book

favorite bookOne of our most recent members of the West University Library (and my daughter), enjoys her favorite book, I am a Bunny.  Melina also likes reading The Wheels on the Bus, and Pat the Bunny. 

West University Book Club-Selection for February 6

The Sun Also RisesTitle to be discussed: The Sun Also Rises, by Ernest Hemingway.  Wednesday February 6, at 11AM.  Review:"The quintessential novel of the Lost Generation, The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway's masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful writing style.

Computer Classes at WU in January

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

Beginner Email Pt 1, 1/8, at 2:00 pm - Beginner Email Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Word, 1/15, at 2:00 pm-Intermediate Word, at 3:30 pm

Computer Basics, 1/22, at 2:00 pm-Computer Basics Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Internet Pt 1, 1/29, at 2:00 pm-Beginner Internet Pt 2, at 3:30 pm
 

West University Book Club-Selection for January 2

In the Garden of BeastsTitle to be discussed:  In the Garden of Beasts, by Erik Larson.  Wednesday, January 2, at 11AM.  Review: "In this mesmerizing portrait of the Nazi capital, Larson plumbs a far more diabolical urban cauldron than in his bestselling The Devil in the White City...a vivid, atmospheric panorama of the Third Reich and its leaders, including murderous Nazi factional infighting, through the accretion of small crimes and pett

WU Summer Reading Program Winner

We are very pleased to announce that Shanthi Pravinkumar is the winner of a gift certificate to Amazon.  She successfully completed the  HCPL Adult Summer Reading Program, and her name was chosen from all the participants at West University Library.  Ms. Pravinkumar stated that her daughters are the avid readers in her family, but this summer she was motivated to participate in the reading program and she enjoyed her experience.  She received the call that she won the certificate on her birthday, and she plans to share the gift card with her daughters. 

Computer Classes at WU in September

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

Intro to PowerPoint, 9/4, at 2:00 pm - PowerPoint Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Excel, 9/11, at 2:00 pm-Intermediate Excel, at 3:30 pm

Computer Basics, 9/18, at 2:00 pm-Computer Basics Pt 2, at 3:30 pm

Beginner Word, 9/25, at 2:00 pm-Intermediate Word, at 3:30 pm
 

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