North Channel

Get Your Reading Fix Over the Holidays

ebookWorried you'll run out of reading material while the library is closed for Thanksgiving? Don't despair! Check out an eBook or an eAudio book online 24/7!

Wii Game Day

Wii Game

Stop by the North Channel Branch Library for a quick break and play games on the Wii.  We’ll be hanging out in the meeting room from 4:30 to 6 pm on Wednesday, December 3rd.

Gobble! Gobble!

Are you ready for the holidays? North Channel Branch will be closing early for Thanksgiving this Wednesday, November 26th at 5 p.m.  and will  reopen  Monday, December 1st at 1 p.m.  The entire staff here and at Harris County Public Libraries wishes you a happy and safe holiday!

Ask A Lawyer @ North Channel

lawyerOur popular "Ask A Lawyer" program will be held this Saturday, November 22nd from 11 am - 12:30 pm in our Meeting Room.  This free legal clinic is presented by Angela D. Johnson, Attorney at Law.  Ms. Johnson will be answering legal questions and addressing issues that are important to the community.  Please join us for a chance for some free legal guidance.

 

North Channel Book Club

The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs "He was your father.  I've heard it said that the dead keep no secrets."  "That's not been my experience..."  Tess Delaney's life has revolved around her job as a antiques authenticator, but when Dominic Rossi steps into her office, family secrets slip out of their hiding places to complicate it all.

Faithful Paws@NChannel Branch!

 Would you like to cuddle up with a good book and a friendly pooch? Then come on down to the Children's Area this Saturday from 2-3pm!  The North Channel Branch hosts the Faithful Paws Pet Therapy program every third Saturday all year long.  Well trained and groomed dogs will listen to beginning,struggling, or any interested readers to build their confidence or just have fun...

Strings Attached-- Schedule Change!

YarnandNeedlesStrings Attached, the North Channel Branch's needle crafting group, will see a schedule change.   Both the beginner and intermediate groups will now meet on the second Wednesday of the month.  This month we will gather in the meeting room on November 12th. The intermediate group will meet at 1:30 pm.

Scrapbooking @ North Channel Library

scrapbookingAre you interested in putting together a scrapbook but not sure where to start? Looking for some new scrapbooking ideas? Come to our monthly "Scrapbooking with Mia" program.  This month we will meet on Saturday, November 15th from 10 am to 1 pm in the meeting room. Don't forget to bring your photos. See you there!

 

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Monday Movie Madness @ North Channel!

movie cameraJoin us this Monday, November 10 at 4:30 pm for  Monday Movie Madness!  We'll be showing a comedic children's movie in our meeting room about a time-traveling dog and boy...Feature is rated PG and 92min.  Don't forget your pillows, blankets and snacks!  Call the library at 281-457-1631 for movie title.

 

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Free Literacy Help @ North Channel Branch Library


Did you know that North Channel Library offers free Adult Literacy tutoring? If you or someone you know struggles with reading, wants to improve basic reading and writing skills, or to work towards obtaining a GED, our tutors would be happy to help! Contact a staff member to have a Literacy Assessment scheduled, and after it is performed our Literacy Team will place you with one of our volunteer Literacy tutors. Tutors meet with Literacy students one or two days per week for 1-2 hours, and continue tutoring sessions for at least 6 months or until the student's learning goals are met.

If you are interested in this program, or in becoming a tutor, please contact us by phone at: 281-457-1631, or visit us in person at: 15741 Wallisville Rd. Houston, TX 77049. You may also contact our Literacy and ESL Services Specialist here

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