West University Book Club-Book Selection for December 1

The ImperfectionistsTitle to be discussed:  The Imperfectionists: a novel, by Tom Rachman.  Date of meeting: Wednesday December 1, 11:00a.m., at 6104 Auden.  Summary:  "In his zinger of a debut, Rachman deftly applies his experience as foreign correspondent and editor to chart the goings-on at a scrappy English-language newspaper in Rome.

Halloween Craft Program

Get ready for Halloween by creating a trick-or-treat bag at the West University Library on Wednesday October 27 at 3:15 PM. All supplies will be provided and children may use markers, stickers and glue-on shapes to customize their bags to collect candy.
This program is for ages 5 years and older.
 

Quilting

The Houston International Quilt Show will be at the George R. BrownConvention Center from November 4 -7, 2010.  To get you in the quilting mood before the show, the library offersbooks on the history and art of quilting - All about quilting from A to Z; American quilts and how to make them.

Harvest time

The air is cooler; leaves and acorns are falling.  It's a great time to go on a nature walk and plan simple decorations to celebrate fall. Kids pumpkin projects lets you utilize pumpkins bought at a store or grown yourself.

West University Book Club-Book Selection for November 3

By Fire, By WaterTitle to be discussed: By Fire, By Water, by Mitchell James Kaplan.  Date of meeting: Wednesday November 3, 11:00a.m., at 6104 Auden.  Summary: “Debut novelist Kaplan depicts a turbulent period in 15th-century Spain, focusing on the story of Aragon’s royal chancellor… Deftly moves through a complex web of personal relationships, religious zeal and political fervor.”  Kirkus Reviews