Barbara Bush Library Friends

Let's See a Play Together!

Who doesn’t enjoy a good play? And if that play is meant for all ages, even better! Right? What if I add that it’s free, would you say awesome? I figured you would. So if you love to see a great play that is also free, we have a wonderful program coming up. Join us for a play performance by Theatre for Everyone: Brave Little Company based on the book Tomás and the Library Lady by Pat Mora....

Senator Dan Patrick Visits Barbara Bush Branch

Senator Dan Patrick with Ellen Sanders and Dave SmithTexas Senator Dan Patrick visited Barbara Bush Branch on October 1 to tour the facility and discuss the value of libraries for the citizens of Texas. After his visit, the Senator sent an e-mail with this message, "I appreciate the great work you and your staff do for our community. You are part of the unsung heroes we have in district 7." Patrick is pictured in the center with Barbara Bush staff members Ellen Sanders and Dave Smith. The senator is holding his current favorite book, "Killing Lincoln" by Bill O'Reilly.


Friends Meet Our Legislators


Chamber Luncheon meeting

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The Barbara Bush Library Friends have been proud members of the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce for more than 15 years. On September 13, they attended a luncheon meeting at Raveneaux Country Club at which our Texas legislators spoke about their hopes for the upcoming session. Present were Representatives  Senfronia Thompson, Debbie Riddle, and Patricia Harless.



BBLF Staff WinnerThe Barbara Bush Library Friends provide a $50 book store gift card as an incentive to the branch staff to enter the summer reading club and read at least four books during the summer. This year's winner, drawn at random from the 23 qualifiers, was Gina Macala, Afternoon Shelving Assistant. Gina loves to read and has entered the SRP every year since she began work at the library in 2008. This summer her list included the Hunger Games series, three Eliz...


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