Adult Program

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!

Masterpiece Meet-up Discusses "Endeavour"!

Come join us on Monday, June 30, for a lively discussion of Masterpiece Mystery's first episode of "Endeavour", Part Two, which airs Sunday night at 8:00 PM.  Our " Masterpiece Mystery!" discussion group meets on Monday afternoons at 2:30 PM in the library Conference Room.  For more information, contact the library @ 281-360-6804 or stop by the Adult Services information desk.

Writer's Workshop

Do you have a book just waiting to get out of you?  Come learn how to fulfill your dreams as a real published writer.  This Tuesday at 7 PM, Melanie Bragg, local author of Crosstown Park will be here to talk all about her process as a writer and to give tips to budding writers out there.  Then, Michael Saperstein, Multimedia Selection Librarian for Harris County Public Library will talk all about our eSelect collection and how to get your ebook into our collection.  Come join us for this very special program at the Maud Marks Library.

CANCELLED: Understanding Credit Reports and Scores

We're sorry to announce that this Friday's program, on April 11th at 2:30pm, Understanding Credit Scores and Reports has been cancelled.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  For more information, please contact the Adult Services department at 281-360-6804.

 

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.

NEW ESL READING CLUB AT LSC TOMBALL COMMUNITY LIBRARY

Are you an ESL student? Perhaps, you know of an ESL learner.

We are launching a new ESL Reading Club and would like to invite all ESL students to join. We are really excited to begin this program. The focus will be on reading in English. We will read a variety of books, discuss and learn about the various literary elements and hopefully, have a lot of fun!

We will kick off our newest reading club next Monday, March 3rd at 10:30am. For more information, please call 832-559-4200. Hope to see you there!

 

 

 

 

Love Story Seeking Library Reader

Stratford Library is getting into the dating business - blind dating! For the month of February we'll be hosting Blind Date With a Book. We've gift wrapped several love stories and romances and have hidden all the information about the book except for the category. We invite you to check out one of these books, take your "date" home, unwrap it, and settle in for a romantic read. Perhaps you'll discover a new author or genre that you like! Return the book with a Rate-a-Date bookmark filled out and be entered into a drawing for a date for two at Baytown's Premiere Cinema.

Making Your Money Work

Needing a money make over? Money seems funny and change is strange? Northwest Branch can help you out. We are  having  a financial workshop with Mr. Mike Sofia from Primerica. He has many years of experience in this area.

Adults 18+ are welcomed and it is free. Some of the topics that will be discussed are:

1. Reasons people do not reach their financial goals
2. How to get out of debt in the most efficient way
3. The 3 fund approach and 3 D’s to investing
4. Different types of Life Insurance and how each one works and much more.
Plan to spend a little time at Northwest on Saturday, February 1, 2014 from 1:00 -3:00 PM. Refreshments will be provided.
Sign up at the desk or call Gwendolyn @281-890-2665.


 

 

 

 

Melted Crayon Art

This is a great program for teens (and adults who are still colorful at heart) to create works of art out of a canvas, crayons, and a hair dryer. You don't need to bring anything but your imagination! The program is on Thursday, December 19th at 4:30 pm. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. For more information please stop by the information desk or call 281-426-3521. You can also check out a calendar of all library events here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Genealogy Primer Begins Wednesday !!

The Kingwood Library is hosting a six-week Genealogy Primer for beginners. The series begins this week and will take place each Wednesday in our Computer Lab at 10:30 a.m.  Topics will include census records, land and probate records, historical newspapers, family records, and more!  To register for this free seminar, or for more information, contact the library @ 281-360-6804 or stop by our Adult Services desk.

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