Knowledge Exchange

This knitting, crocheting, and conversation group meets every Friday from 2:30--4:30 pm in Earl Elliott Meeting Room.  Help us make lap blankets for Veterans and chemo caps for M. D. Anderson patients and neck warmers for soldiers.  Call 281-376-4610 and ask for Rebecca or Val for more information.  Please come in before 4:00 pm if you want assistance in learning to knit or crochet.

 

A GENEROUS GIFT FROM THE CWGA

Champions Women's Golf Assn

Liz Reynolds (center), 2011 president of the Champions Women's Golf Association, presented the Barbara Bush Library Friends with a check for $2,800 at the association's annual awards brunch on Dec. 6. Each year the group selects a charitable organization in the community to support with group and individual gifts. Shown accepting the check are Nancy Agafitei, Branch Librarian, and Susan Greer, President of the Barbara Bush Library Friends.

Teens -- Save the Date!

Dreaming AnastasiaSave the date for Whim2Weird, a great Young Adult Author event on Saturday, January 7, 2:00-4:00pm at the Forum of the Community Center across from the Barbara Bush Library. Authors Sophie Jordan, Joy Preble, C.C. Hunter, Christina Mandleski, Crystal Allen, and Mary Lindsey will be present to talk about and sign their books. 

Genealogy Research Database Demo

                                   Thinking of climbing that family tree and doing some family history research?  Or do you need to consult the U. S. Census for past years?  Come and see how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com at our Genealogy Research Database Demo presentation.

Classic Movie Morning

On Friday, December 2, Classic Movie Morning will show a film from 1944 starring Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, and Mary Astor.  "A family is crushed to learn that father has accepted a transfer to New York City.  Leaving  their friends is bad enough, but to miss the 1903 St. Louis World's Fair?  Tragedy!"  The movie is scheduled to start at 10:00 am in the Earl Elliot Meeting Room on the first floor.