Parker Williams Library is located at the intersection of Scarsdale Blvd. and Beamer Rd. From I-45 S take the Scarsdale Blvd. exit. Turn right on Scarsdale Blvd. Follow Scarsdale for approximately two miles to Beamer Rd. Cross Beamer. Turn right into the Scarsdale Plaza Shopping Center. The library entrance is next to the Harris County Courthouse. (Key Map #616G)
This branch is served by METRO’s 88 Hobby Airport Express commuter service bus route. For schedule information, please call 713-635-4000 or visit www.ridemetro.org.
Submitted by Steve Zach on Wed, 08/13/2014 - 8:13pm
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.
Submitted by Steve Zach on Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:25am
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
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.
Submitted by Steve Zach on Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:45pm
Create and learn how to use an email account in "Email Basics," a four-part training taking place on August 6, 8, 13 and 20. All sessions are from 3 to 5 p.m. To register for these sessions, call the library at 281-484-2036. You can also register by clicking on the event on our events calendar.
The Parker Williams branch opened in 1993. It is named for Dr. Parker Williams, former Library Director and President of San Jacinto College – South Campus. The library is part of a joint complex shared by the Harris County Courthouse.
The Parker Williams Branch Library Friends group meets monthly; please call the library for dates and times. They sponsor and ongoing book fair, and support the library by providing volunteer help and financial assistance for the Summer Reading Program.
When: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where: Parker Williams Branch Library at Meeting Room
Find out, and then talk about, what happens to Amy after she disappears during a difficult time in her marriage to husband Nick. This may be your last chance to experience this page-turner before the movie comes out this fall!
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.