West University Book Club-Selection for September 7

One Amazing ThingTitle to be discussed: One Amazing Thing, by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.  Wednesday September 7, at 11 a.m.  Summary: When an earthquake hits, nine men and women of diverse ages and backgrounds are trapped in an Indian consulate. Cameron, an African American Vietnam vet, takes charge, striving to keep them safe.

Pig out on books

  Daisy the Pig and Farmer Minor entertained 66 children and 42 adults at a program Wednesday.  Everyone helped read a story to Daisy and learned all about her busy life visiting libraries.  Children lined up to have their photos taken hugging Daisy and some even gave her a kiss !

Farmer Minor and Daisy the Pig

     Daisy the Pig will entertain children at the Library Wednesday July 27  at 3 PM.  Daisy is a pot-bellied pig who travels all over the United States sharing her love of reading.

Pizza Party

Tuesday July 26 there will be a pizza party upstairs at 3 PM.  Children - ages 5 to12 years - will have an opportunity to play with pizza dough and learn about pizza making from representatives of Domino's Pizza.  There will be refreshments afterward.

 

Ferrets in the Library !

    Here come the ferrets !  Members of the Houston Area Ferret Association will bring an assortment of these entertaining creatures for you to meet and hold.  Learn some history of ferrets, the basics of taking care of them and see a demonstration of nail clippig and ear cleaning.  Cheer for ferrets as they compete in a paper bag escape race.  Meet the ferrets up close as you get to hold them and see how much wiggly fun they are.