Barbara Bush Library Friends Honor Librarian Nancy Agafitei

Barbara Bush Branch Librarian Nancy Agafitei will be retiring at the end of June, after working 25 years for Harris County Public Library.  Her coworkers, community colleagues and the Barbara Bush Library Friends hosted a reception today to celebrate her career and accomplishments.

Here Barbara Bush Library Friends President Penny Boozman presents HCPL Interim Director Ron Lucik with a check for five thousand dollars in honor of Nancy Agafitei.  Happy retirement, Nancy!

P Is For Puppet Pizzazz

We are in week 3 of our Summer Reading program and we are going strong. Week 4 will be even more fun. Stay Tuned for more programs at the Barbara Bush Branch Library. Join us on Thursday, June 26th @ 3 pm at the Community Center for "Puppet Pizzazz". All ages are welcome!

Take a Trip to Japan!

Girl Waiting for Train--Vital Imagery LtdThe branch can’t thank Insperity Observatory enough for coming out last Saturday. Not only did we get an amazing presentation on observing the Sun, but we were also treated to a viewing with a solar telescope. Seeing sun spots a solar flares was just the coolest thing ever, so thank you.

Genealogy Database Demo

Would you like to check out your heritage? Need to consult the U.S. Census? Come and learn how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com at our Genealogical Research Database Demo on Tuesday, June 24 @ 11:00 AM in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

Senior Classic Movies on Friday

Join us for a movie from 1948 starring John Wayne, Henry Fonda and Shirley Temple. "The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they are duty-bound to obey - - even when it means almost certain disaster."