Spring Branch-Memorial Library -- The Page Turners

LongitudeTitle to be discussed: Longitude, by Dava Sobel.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, Aug. 13, 6:30pm.  Summary: "Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that "the longitude problem" was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day -- and had been for centuries. Lacking the ability to measure their longitude, sailors throughout the great ages of exploration had been literally lost at sea as soon as they lost sight of land. Thousands of live...

Two Winners!

Best GuessBest GuessA tie!  Both Megan and Nathan guessed the correct number of candies in the jar and won a jar of candies!  What a treat!  Congratulations! Kids, there is still time to guess the number of beans/candies in another jar behind the Information Desk.  Also sign up for the Summer Reading Program and let us know when you've read ten books.

 

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Ronald Makes It Magic!

Ronald McDonaldYour favorite clown, Ronald McDonald will delight you with this fun-filled magic show! Date: Tuesday, July 16, 3:00pm and repeated at 4:00pm.  Ages 5 and up.  50 tickets will be given out 30 minutes before each show.

 

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Greyhounds are Coming!

GreyhoundsCome and meet these beautiful and gentle dogs!  Find out about their lives as racers.  Presented by Greyhound Pets of America.  Date: Tuesday, July 9, 3:00pm.  All ages.  50 tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program.  Children should be able to sit through the program without a parent present.

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Meditation for Healthy Living

MeditationJoin Dr. Andrew Vidich, author, educator, consultant and international speaker who has been practicing meditation for over 40 years. Dr. Vidich will present research on how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health. He will present effective methods for creating a more satisfying lifestyle including harmonious relationships and a deep sense of peace. In this presentation, you will learn effective strategies and a simple but profound meditation technique that will help remove stress and worry. The audience will have a chance to practice this simple technique that can reduce stress, enhance relaxation and promote inner growth.  Date: Saturday, July 13, 10:00am.  Adult Program

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