Read Across America Day 2012 @ Aldine

Aldine Library celebrated Read Across America Day at Bilingual Storytime on Thursday, March 8th. The children enjoyed games, crafts, and the Dr. Seuss book "Ten Apples Up on Top." Read Across America Day is an annual events that fosters reading practices and celebrates the birthday of the famous Dr Seuss.

Live at Aldine Library!

The Aldine Library was treated to an impromptu live musical performance in the parking lot on the evening of Wednesday, February 29th. Castro Reyes (on right) showed up to serenade his girlfriend, Janisse Flores, (on left) and to ask her to the Senior Prom. Afterwards, the couple played guitar and sang to the delight  of staff and customers alike.

Read an eBook!

March 4th-10th is Read an eBook Week!

Are you new to eBooks and eBook devices such as the Kindle, iPad, or Nook? Join us to find out how to download and read eBooks from Overdrive, the HCPL Digital Media Catalog. We'll gather in the Meeting Room on Tuesday, March 6th at 2 PM for fun and eBook learning. See you there! 

 

Digital Storytelling Continues at Aldine

The teens are back with another submission for the Aldine Branch’s digital storytelling project. Enjoy as Daniela shares a little bit about herself.

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Jimi Hendrix: a Black History Month Celebration

Tooth Guitar Solo at Woodstock

Monday, August 18th, 1969. 8 AM. African-American rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix hits the stage at Woodstock and plays a stunning musical set, capping off an historic weekend. 

Join us on Thursday, February 9th at 4 PM in the Meeting Room as we celebrate Black History Month by viewing footage of Jimi Hendrix's legendary concert performance at Woodstock. Refreshments will be served.