Holiday Happenings @ HCPL

Get into the holiday spirit with HCPL! Harris County Public Libraries will have holiday programs throughout the month of December. We have programs for all ages and with a variety of themes. Listed below are our holiday programs grouped into the following categories: All Ages, Adults, Teens, and Children. Visit here for more programs. Please keep in mind some events may require registration. For more information on events, please contact the library.

Happy Holidays

All Ages

National Gaming Day - November 14th

Saturday November 14th is National Gaming Day and libraries across the nation (including Cy-Fair) will be celebrating with games for the entire family. From 2pm - 5pm we will have 2 rooms of gaming happening in the library. Lots of different types of games from Magic, Wii Fit, Pictionary, Rock Band, Bakugan, board and card games and more will be available for all to play.

So come get your game on this Saturday at the library.

Space Images Unveiled - LIFE Workshop

satellite image Don't miss the Nov. 11 unveiling of two mural-sized prints of the Galactic Center of the Milky Way Galaxy at Lone Star College-CyFair Branch Library as part of the 2009 Great Observatories the International Year of Astronomy (IYA).

Join Rob Coyle, history professor and former NASA employee, for "Space Images Unveiled", Professor Coyle will share insights about the prints as well as the Hubble Telescope Program. The 6-foot by 3-foot prints will remain on permanently on display in the library.  LIFE Workshop, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 10-11am, LRNC 131.

November Displays in the Library

Checkout the November displays in the Library.  Click here for a complete description.

Geography Awareness
Thanksgiving
International Education
Souvenirs from Around the World
Vintage Games
Volunteering
NASA Unveiling
Save a Child’s Heart
Writing in Exile

Image © 2009 Jupiterimages

 

 

Writing in Exile with Farnoosh Moshiri

Writing in Exile with Farnoosh Moshiri.  Come join us for a presentation by novelist, Farnoosh Moshiri as she will address Iranian women's writing in exile and will read from her novels.  November 10th * 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.* ARTS 102.  Part of International Education Month.