Fall into a book

Fall is finally here! We have set aside some Fall-related titles in our book display in the lobby of the Aldine Library. Let us know if you wish to check out one of these books. We would be glad to get one or more out for you. In the display case you will also see a flyer advertising our upcoming Fall Festival that will take place on Saturday, October 29th from 10 AM until 1 PM. Come take a look!

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Flavor of Latin America

Hey kids! One week from today is our Flavor of Latin America program in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month!

Join us on Thursday, September 29th from 4:30-5:30 PM in the Meeting Room for some fun. We'll be making paper maracas, tortillas and listening to Latin music. See you then!

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Summer Reading Program Numbers

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How did the 2011 Summer Reading Program shape up at the Aldine Library? Here are the stats for our registrations:

 Adults: 289
 Kids: 2869
 Teens: 395

The Aldine Library had the highest registration totals of any Harris County Library branch in teen and kids!

Great job summer readers!


 


 

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Aldine Teens Press All the Right Buttons

Aldine Display CaseCome and take a look at the Aldine Branch’s current display in its lobby. You will find a brand new art exhibit presenting the efforts of local teens. The teens were given the task of expressing what the library means to them through one of the coolest mediums—buttons.

So don’t miss out and take a second to see their work. You’ll be amazed by just how creative the teens got.

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Scholarship Search Seminar at Aldine

Photo Courtesy of Jupiter ImagesTeens serious about finding financial awards for attending college can join us in the meeting room on Monday, September 12th, for a special edition of Web 2.Yo! focused on on-line scholarship searching. We’ll show you sites dedicated to providing information on finding various scholarships for school. In the spirit of Hispanic Heritage Month there will even be a focus on opportunities that celebrate a culture.

Haven’t even decided where you want to go to college or what to study? No problem. There are plenty of resources we can show you that will help. Just show up at 4PM ready to find some great sites and we’ll introduce you to them. See you there!

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