Knitting/Crocheting Group meets at the Library


Knowledge Exchange--Fridays all year--All ages are welcome. This knitting, crocheting and conversation group will continue to meet every Friday form 2:30--4:30 pm in the Earl Elliott Meeting Room at the Barbara Bush Branch Library.  Help us make lap blankets for Veterans and chemo caps for M. D. Anderson patients.  We are also collecting items for a soldier we adoped in Afghanistan.  Please bring cards, books, toiletries or hard candy. Call 281-376-4610 and ask for Shawn or Val for more information.  Please come by 4:00 pm if you want assistance in learning to knit or crochet.

Hey Kids! Look What's Happening Next Week!

Monday, March 8, 2010 at 4:30pm Book Buddies meet in the Robin Bush Room to share their favorite recently read books. Kids 8-12 years are invited to join in the often lively discussions!
St. Patrick’s Day craft will take place on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at 4:30pm in the Robin Bush Room. Kids who enjoy making crafts should join us to make a spectacular and fun craft!
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 1:30pm in the Robin Bush Room join us for Para Los Ninos/ Bilingual Storytime. This is a special fun filled time for preschool aged children and their parents.
Garden Club meets this Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 4:30pm in the Robin Bush Room for school aged children who love to work in the garden, cultivate plants and watch them grow!
Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 4:30pm in the Robin Bush Room the After School Storytime is for school aged kids who enjoy stories, crafts and a variety of fun activities. Come share in the good fun!

Barbara Bush Branch -- Evening Book Club

                        Title to be discussed: The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe. Date of meeting: Tuesday, March 9, 7:00 in the Women's Council of Realtor's Conference room (WCR). Summary: "Forced to set aside her Ph.D. research in order to help the settling of her late grandmother's abandoned home, Connie Goodwin discovers a hidden key among her grandmother's possessions that is linked to a darker chapter in Salem witch trial history." Come and join the lively discussion. Bring a friend.

Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminar

Workforce Solutions will present a free  job search seminar at the Barbara Bush Branch Library on March 4 from 1:30-3:30 pm. The session will cover creating references, cover letters, and thank you notes. Learn how to create a job reference page and a professional cover letter to accompany your resume. Discover how important it is to write a thank you letter to employers after an interview. Meet other job seekers.

For more information about these free seminars, please call 281-376-4610. There will be no employer's representatives at this seminar.

Preschoolers join us as we Read Across America on March 2nd!

Read Across America storytimes take place on Tuesday, March 2 at 11am & 2pm in the Robin Bush Room. Libraries, bookstores, schools, literacy organizations, everyone will celebrate reading by “Reading Across America” on the anniversary of Dr. Suess’s birthday. Preschoolers are invited to join us for special Dr. Suess themed storytimes filled with stories, crafts and activities in honor of this special day. Join us as we Read Across America!