Parker Williams Branch Library

Location:
10851 Scarsdale Boulevard, Suite #510
Houston, TX 77089
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Phone: 281-484-2036
Branch Librarian: Mary Murray

 

Reducing Stress Through Meditation

Daya Sharma, who has been meditating for over 15 years, will discuss the extraordinary effect of meditation to help reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, and enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium.  He will also present a simple yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one's life personally, professionally and spiritually.

September book club discussion: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

.On Friday, September 26, at 2:30 p.m., our book club will be discussing "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz, which won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2008.  Come in ahead of time to pick up a copy and then join us Sept.

Learn basic computer skills and learn about health too

Here is the perfect computer class for someone who would like to learn basic skills such as how to use the mouse and basic website navigation, and who also is interested in finding reliable health information online. Learn new computer skills and practice them on sites such as MedlinePlus and NIHSeniorHealth.

Find out what geocaching is, and then find your first one!

You can find geocaches all over – in your neighborhood, at a park or on a road trip.  It can consist of a logbook only, or you may find a treasure inside (you can take one, but be sure to leave one too in that case).  All you need is a gps device such as on a phone.  Learn how to get started and see if you can find a geocache in or near the library!  Join us on Thursday, August 1

Cleaning Out the Craft Closet

We are cleaning out the craft closet.  That means there will be several crafts but limited supplies.  Canvas bags, frames, pencils, etc. are yours to decorate, as supply lasts.  Recommended for ages 5 years and up.

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