Teen Summer Writing Contest

pen and paperOn Tuesday, the winners of the Fourth Annual Teen Summer Writing Contest were announced at a reception held at the Tomball Library. Hosted in conjunction with the Barbara Bush Branch Library, the Writing Contest was a huge success. Poems and short stories were submitted by teens from both branches, various other HCPL branches, and several states across the country. Thanks to all the teens who wrote and submitted fantastic entries! We look forward to reading next summer's entries!

Congratulations to all our winners for their outstanding poems and short stories!

Senior Game Morning

The Adult/Senior Games Morning will meet every Wednesday from 10:00 am - noon.  Come and play dominos, traditional and Chicken Foot or Rummikub with others in the community. Meet new friends or bring a friend.

Genealogical Research Database Demo

Climbing your family tree to do some family history research?  Need to consult the U. S. Census?  Come and learn how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com at our Genealogy Research Database Demo on Friday, August 10@11:00 am in the Barbara Bush Library Friends Computer Lab.

You can register by going online to www.hcpl.net or calling the library at 281-376-4610

Summer Reading Program ends August 11

Adult Summer Reading Program:  Get a Clue@the Library.

Hurry--program ends August 11.  Adults can register, read books and be eligible for prizes.  Take a chance to win a Kindle Fire, a Nook Tablet or a $30.00 bookstore gift card.  Call 281-376-4610 for more information.

 

Social Media and Facebook for Business

This free wok shop, Saturday July 28, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, will show you how to turn social media sites like Facebook, Linkedln, and Twitter into powerful business tools.  It will cover the strategies and best practices needed to get the most out of your social media activities.