Northwest

Grant Writing Made Simple

 

Needing to write a grant?
Not sure where to start?
What do I really need?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, then northwest branch wants to help. Come to our workshop on October 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM. It is promising to be very informative.

 

Hispanic Heritage Craft

Adults we have a fun craft for you. In observance of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will decorate wine bottles to make pretty mosaics. No need to bring bottles, supplies will be available. Just come and have fun. The date for this will be October 3rd at 1:00 PM.

QUILTERS KNITTER'S EXTRAVAGANZA

Hello everyone, we have the first of its kind at Northwest Branch Library. We are speaking of the knitter’s and quilter’s extravaganza. They will showcase the various items they have made. We are talking about quilts, hats, dolls, scarves and many more. Come and share in this excitement.

September 6, 2014 at 10:30 am its promising to be fun.

Marriage and Money

What an essential time to discuss this subject. Mr. Mike Sofia of Primerica will be hosting a financial wellness workshop here at Northwest Branch. His subject, marriage and money will compose many different areas. Some of the topics include: Building a solid financial house, decreasing responsibility, things that can take your money, and how to stay focus on your goals. Come and be enlightened and informed.
He is coming July 26, 2014 @ 2:30 PM. Don’t Miss out!

SAT/ACT Test Preparation at Northwest Library

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SAT/ACT Test Preparation at Northwest on July 11th and 25th, 2014

Teen Volunteering

 

Want to volunteer this summer? Are you in middle school or high school? Well, Teen Volunteer Training is a must for you! On June 11th at 5:00, you can find out what it takes to be a volunteer at the library. We will cover your responsibilities and what you can expect when you arrive. This training is mandatory for all volunteers, and would look amazing on your college applications! See you there!

Expanded Hours at Five HCPL Branches

More time at your libraryOn June 1, 2014, customers of five Harris County Public Library branches will see an increase in their library’s operating hours. 

  • Galena Park, Northwest and South Houston branch libraries, which are currently closed on Fridays, will all be open Fridays 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Jacinto City and Stratford branches will add more weekend hours. They, along with all other HCPL locations, will be open Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Chess Club

This Thursday, May 8th at 4:30 pm will be the start of a new Chess Club.  We will meet once a month through August, so check the online calendar for future dates and times.  The club is informal and is for beginners who want to learn how to play as well as for those who know how to play but need strategy tips. It is recommended for children ages 7-12.

Book Sale April 26th!

Big sale

Northwest library is having a Book Sale on Saturday, April 26th, 2014, hosted by our Friends of the Library. Everyone is invited to come support your Northwest Library and enjoy the book sale.

We have gently-used hardcover and paperback books, CDs, DVDs and audio books, magazine, as well as NorthWest Library book bags and USB flash drives.

Give yourself the gift of helping out your library as well as getting that so desired book at a bargain price.  Remember, funds collected go straight back to the Northwest branch.

Words Carry Meaning

                  Words are very powerful and have a lasting effect. April is considered Poetry Month. Northwest is hosting the Author Kristen Clark. She is the author of 30 classic and vintage poems about butterflies. We look forward to seeing you at the library ready to listen on Saturday April 12 at 1:00 PM.

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