Free Job Search Seminars

Every month the Lone Star College Tomball side of our joint library hosts two free Job Search Seminars sponsored by Workforce Solutions. Tomorrow’s seminar [Wednesday, August 17] will be about interviewing and includes lab time for building a resume. The Interviewing seminar is from 1-3 pm; the Resume Lab runs from 3-4 pm. Both happen in room L-207 (the 'college lab') and to sign up all you need to do is drop by a reference desk or phone 832-559-4213.

Other seminars the organization runs include Creating a Resume/Completing the Application, and, Using the Internet.

Workforce Solutions is the local service delivery agency for the Texas Workforce Commission.

Alicia Mitchell exhibition in Meeting Room

Alicia Mitchell was born in El Paso and lived there until she retired. Even if you didn't know that, her paintings would have betrayed the fact that this artist is native to the desert. She has a wonderful command of both the subtle colors of the desert dryness and the brilliance that breaks out after a desert rain. Come and see her landscapes, still lifes, and portraits this month in our Meeting Room, L-129.

FLYING DOUGH, PIZZA OR BOTH?

...if you said "both", you are right!  On Monday, August 1st at 3:00 pm, Dominos Pizza will be at the Children's Department to [literally] toss dough in the air and talk about how pizza is made.  Afterward, everyone will eat [yummy] pizza and celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program!

For more information, stop by the Children's Dept. or call 832-559-4235.

Teen Luau

pineapple boy and girlHey teens! Stop by the library next week for the End of Summer Luau! We’ll eat food, play games, make leis and have fun. Don’t miss out! Meet in the first floor Meeting Room on Tuesday, August 2nd from 3:00-4:30pm.

And don’t forget the last Teen Movie Night of the summer! Call the library at 832-559-4200 for the movie title. Meet in the second floor Computer Lab on Thursday, August 4th from 7:00-9:00pm.

Have you registered for the Teen Summer Reading Program yet? There's still time! All you have to do is register and log your progress (5 books or 600 minutes) online by August 6th, then stop by the library for cool prizes! You can even pick up your prizes at the Luau!

WE'RE STILL "DIGGING UP" FUN!!

...on Monday, July 25th at 3:00 pm, Miss Cheryl and Miss Jo (aka Puppet Mania) will be performing "Dimitri Popov and the Flying Pictures" in the Children's Area!  This puppet show is FREE and is sure to delight children of all ages!  For more information, call 832-559-4235.