Adult Program

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.

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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

October 3D Printing Orientation Now Available

Our September 3D printing orientation sessions filled up to capacity, but no worries!  We now have October sessions available.  Registering and attending one of these sessions allows you to schedule time on the printers and create objects of your own or others' making, such as this iPhone case, which can be found free on the site Thingiverse here.

October dates scheduled are:

  • - Wednesday, October 1st, 7:00 PM
  • - Thursday, October 9th, 7:00 PM
  • - Monday, October 13th, 7:00 PM
  • - Saturday, October 18th, 10:30 AM
  • - Wednesday, October 22nd, 7:00 PM
  • - Monday, October 27th, 7:00 PM

Call or visit us today to register for one of these sessions and get yourself one step closer to using this fascinating, groundbreaking technology!

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

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!

"How To Pay For College" Returns

Parents have one more chance to take advantage of College Financial Advisors' presentation on funding your child's college education, "How To Pay For College Without Going Broke!"  This free program, which includes tips on applying for student financial aid, will be held in the library Meeting Room on Wednesday, September 24, from 7:00 - 8:30 PM.  For more information, contact the library at 281-360-6804, or stop by the Adult Services information desk on the 2nd floor. 

FamilySearch Open Lab & Upcoming Genealogy Primer series

Genealogy PrimerInterested in Genealogy? We have awesome workshops in store for beginners and those wanting to hone their research skills! See below for what's happening in the upcoming weeks. 

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