Adult drawing winners for Galena Park

Adult Summer Reading winnersThe 2013  Adult Summer Reading Program ended with two lucky Galena Park winners!

Eileen Hicks was the winner of a $30 Amazon gift card, courtesy of the Harris County Friends of the Library. Ms. Hicks has a lucky relationship with Galena Park.  This is actually the second time she's won an Adult Summer Reading Club gift card!

Lavetta Moore was the winner of an "I Love Reading at the Harris County Library" t-shirt, which features the signatures of some of our library's most popular authors.  Ms. Moore had been eyeing the shirt and is especially excited to find the signature of one of her favorite authors, Catherine Coulter, featured on shirt!

Congratulations ladies!

Second Teen SRP Winner!

Congratulations to James Salazar!! He is our second winner of a backpack with books for the Teen Summer Reading Program!  James enjoys reading and this was his first time participating in our Summer Reading Program. Well done James!

Felicidades James!! El es el segundo ganador de la mochila con libros del Programa de Lectura de Verano para Adolescentes! James disfruta leer y esta era la primera vez que participaba en nuestro Programa de Lectura de Verano. Bien hecho James!

Teen SRP Winner

Congratulations to Mariana Martinez!! She is the happy winner of the backpack with books for the Teen Summer Reading. Mariana enjoyed reading and volunteering her time this summer, helping with programs and shelving. Job well done Mariana!

Felicidades Mariana Martinez!! Ella es la feliz ganadora de una mochila con libros del Programa de Lectura de Verano para Adolescentes. Mariana disfruto su verano leyendo y ayudando en la biblioteca con los programas y acomodando los  libros. Buen trabajo Mariana!

Moo Cow at the library

Have you ever milked a cow? Well now is your chance! Mooove on over to the Galena Park Branch Wednesday, August 7th at 10:30 am and join us for a special program. Southwest Dairy Farmers will be showing us how to milk a cow and talk about where dairy products come from.  There is one week left to the Summer Reading Program, but don’t worry there is still time left to sign up, login your books and get your prizes just visit your library or our website www.hcpl.net 

Aboriginal Rock Art @ Your Library

Do you like to paint? And would like to paint on rocks? Then come join us this Thursday, August 1st at 3pm for our Art from Down Under Program. We will be exploring the ancient Australian art of aboriginal rock painting. You will be able to paint your favorite animal, flower or thing on your own special rock. For additional information and groups please call 713-450-0982.
¿Te gusta pintar? ¿Y te gustaría pintar en las rocas? Pues únete a nosotros este jueves, 1 de agosto a las 3 pm para nuestro programa de arte de Australia. Vamos a explorar el antiguo arte de la pintura rupestre aborigen. Podrás pintar tu animal, flor o cosa favorita en tu propia roca especial. Para más información y/o grupos favor de llamar al 713-450-0982.