Thursday, September 4, 2014

Local Library Programs for September 2014

Map of library locations
Lone Star College Libraries (LSC)
Harris County Public Library (HCPL)
Montgomery County Memorial Library System (MCMLS)
Houston Public Library (HPL)

Featured Program

Monday, September 22, 2014, 12:00 PM through Feb. 28, 2014
Surface Time
An art exhibition in the Mary Matteson-Parrish Art Gallery at LSC-Montgomery College by faculty member Mark Greenwalt. Exhibition runs August 25 through September 26. Opening reception September 22 at Noon.
LSC-Montgomery College Library
Building F
3200 College Park Dr.
Conroe, TX 77384
936.273.7390

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Monday, September 8, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Masters of Suspense Book Club
Join us as we explore writers of all genres who know how to keep the pages turning. At tonight's meeting we'll discuss The Photograph by Penelope Lively. Copies are available at the branch.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Book Clubs
Monday, September 8, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Paranormal Book Club
They will meet on Monday, Sept. 8 at 6:30 PM in room L212, to discuss Dark Witch by Nora Roberts.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Monday, September 8, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Paranormal Book Club
They will meet on Monday, Sept. 8 at 6:30 PM in room L212, to discuss Dark Witch by Nora Roberts.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Monday, September 8, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Unbound Book Club meeting
Kick off the fall semester book selection!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Book Clubs
Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Evening Book Club
Persons who love to read and discuss what they have read join in informal conversation. Everyone is welcome. "The Kitchen House" by Kathleen Grissom
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Inspirational/Christian Book Club
They will discuss Submerged by Dani Pettrey. Meets on Sept. 11 at 7:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Acres Homes Book Club
Do you enjoy discussing books with like-minded individuals? Our book club selections focus on best sellers, popular fiction, and recommendations. September's selection is You Only Get Better by Connie Briscoe, Lolita Files, and Anita Bunkley.
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Book Clubs
Monday, September 15, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Great Books
Discussing Classic Books. "Thus Spoke Zarathustra" by NietzscheGrissom
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Nonfiction Books Club
They will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 3:00 PM in room L212, to discuss George Washington's Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Book Club
Join us for an evening discussion on our September selection, A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki. Ages 18 and up. Courtesy of the South Montgomery County Friends of the Library, copies of the next month's selection will be raffled off to a few lucky
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Read It & Eat It Book Club
Join us for a lively discussion of "Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories" by Sandra Cisneros. From the author of the widely acclaimed The House on Mango Street comes a story collection of breathtaking range and authority, whose characters give voice to
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Book Clubs
Thursday, September 25, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mystery Book Club
They will meet on Thursday, Sept. 25 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room, to discuss The Yard by Alex Grecian.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Monday, September 29, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
After Austen Book Club
Please join in for a discussion of Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

 

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft POWERPOINT - B
A presentation graphics slide program. Create attention-grabbing slides quickly. Exciting slides with animations AND MUSIC
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cloud Storage
Learn more about storing documents, pictures and other files online with free and easy to use cloud storage services.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, September 8, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Device Help - Make an Appointment
Need help with your device? Make an Appointment for One-on-One help. MUST Call 281-360-6804 to register.
Info Required: (1) A Valid Email Address (2) A Valid Local Telephone Number(3)Device Type and Model. (4)What specifically you need help with.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Monday, September 8, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
Enhance your computer skills and learn how to operate in today's digital world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, September 8, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft WORD Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Moving beyond Basic Word, students will learn how to format text files, inserting borders and shading into titles, inserting bullets and numbered lists, as well as how to change font size, types, and colors.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Excel: Beyond the Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Office 2013: Tables & Charts
Learn how to create, copy/paste, insert and format tables & charts. using Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, September 15, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
Enhance your computer skills and learn how to operate in today's digital world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, September 15, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft PUBLISHER - A
Make Brochures, Word Art,3-COLUMN Brochure, grouping objects; etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft PUBLISHER - B
Make mailing labels, business cards; drawing tools etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Moving beyond Basic Word, students will learn how to format text files, inserting borders and shading into titles, inserting bullets and numbered lists, as well as how to change font size, types, and colors.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Mail Merge
Learn how to send a set of documents to multiple recipients using Microsoft Word and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
iPad 101
Did you get a new iPad as a gift or buy one for yourself?  Don’t know how to use your new device?  Then iPad 101 is the class for you.  You will learn everything from what to do with everything that comes in the box to loading and organizing apps.  This i
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Computer Classes
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Online Photo Editing
Learn how to crop, add text, and apply filters to photos online using PicMonkey. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Meador Branch Computer Class: Security
What happens if you come under attack by hackers or crackers or contract a virus?  How can you protect your ID?  Is malware as bad as a virus?  Find out about Computer Security in the New Age!
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - A
Editing : Copy/Cut/Paste; Using internet content; Online Resumes
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - A
diting, formatting cells, the add ( SUM function ) formula, relative referencing
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Intro to Windows 8 Demo
Overview of Windows 8 basic setup and features. Bring your own Windows 8 laptop for hands-on assistance. NOTE: Windows 8 is not available on the library computers.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, September 22, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
Enhance your computer skills and learn how to operate in today's digital world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, September 22, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, September 22, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Pad 101
Did you get a new iPad as a gift or buy one for yourself?  Don’t know how to use your new device?  Then iPad 101 is the class for you.  You will learn everything from what to do with everything that comes in the box to loading and organizing apps.  This i
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Moving beyond Basic Word, students will learn how to format text files, inserting borders and shading into titles, inserting bullets and numbered lists, as well as how to change font size, types, and colors.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Word: Essentials
Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, September 29, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
Enhance your computer skills and learn how to operate in today's digital world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, September 29, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Moving beyond Basic Word, students will learn how to format text files, inserting borders and shading into titles, inserting bullets and numbered lists, as well as how to change font size, types, and colors.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Word: EssentialsWord: Beyond the Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Friday, September 5, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kindle Reader Workshop
Kindle Reader Workshop
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fun4Seniors Bus Trip
Big Texas Train Show, Houston. Cost is $8 a person and lunch is on your own at Goode Company Seafood Restaurant. Registration and payment MUST be made only with the Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program at 281-893-3726.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Recommended: participants should bring Yoga mats, water bottle & wear comfortable attire for stretching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, September 6, 2014, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Local College Info - CONROE
Visit the Maverick Go Mobile truck and trailer parked in the library parking lot to find out more information about the Lone Star College. Maverick Leaders will be on site with fun giveaways, ready to assist you with online applications and registering fo
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Monday, September 8, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
How to Pay For College Without Going Broke
Jeremy Farmer, of College Financial Advisors, will be present to offer parents and teens plenty of information on how take care of those high college education costs. This program is free and open to anyone who wants to attend. Visit or call the library a
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, September 8, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Open Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Penless Poets
This new poetry and blogging workshop will meet on the second and fourth Wednesdays. New bloggers or those yet to set up a blog are welcome!
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Portrait Drawing
Learn the basics of portraiture in these five sessions. Call 281-821-1320 to register or for more information; limited spaces available.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Creating a Resume and Completing the Application
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers again.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Resume Lab
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers again.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Thursday, September 11, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Writers’ Group
Whether you want to write the Great American Novel, have a collection of short stories, or keep a drawer-full of poems, join us! We’ll be meeting once a month to talk about and share creative writing.
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Special Programs
Friday, September 12, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
How to Pay For College Without Going Broke
Jeremy Farmer, of College Financial Advisors, will be present to offer parents and teens plenty of information on how take care of those high college education costs. This program is free and open to anyone who wants to attend. Visit or call the library a
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Photography - Outdoor Portraits
Vincent Palmisano of the Kingwood Photo Club will show students how to take outdoor protraits. Students will need to bring a tripod, camera, and a model. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Voter Registration
Voter registration assistance available.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 13, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Recommended: participants should bring Yoga mats, water bottle & wear comfortable attire for stretching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Monday, September 15, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Open Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Word Crafters
Love to write? Then come to this informal critique and sharing session for all kinds of creative writing. This is a friendly and fun group!
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Constitution Day Presentation
Young Invincibles: Speaker Jose Martinez
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, September 18, 2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CreativeSpace for Adults
Are you crafty? Do you like to draw or write? Join Kingwood Branch Library at this new program where you can bring your own project, socialize with other creatives, work on your projects, and get inspired. This program is free and open to individuals 18 a
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, September 19, 2014, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Drawing Room
Bring your art projects to work on, and share knowledge with other artists in these new Friday afternoon sessions for adults and older teens. For ages 17 and up.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Friday, September 19, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Library eBooks for Android Tablets
Learn to download free library eBooks to your Android Tablet! Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
Library: Kingwood Branch Library
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kindle Fire Workshop
Teaching how to download books in your device
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Recommended: participants should bring Yoga mats, water bottle & wear comfortable attire for stretching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Gardening Seminar
The Library Friends of the Central Library presents 20 programs for 20 years as a Library Friends Group. This program will be about gardening. Sponsored by LFOC.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Creating/Enhancing Your Resume
Get help constructing or editing your resume.  Learn how to give it a polished, professional look.  If you have a resume already, bring a copy of it on a flash drive or on paper.
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Special Programs
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Local College Info - MAGNOLIA
Visit the Maverick Go Mobile truck and trailer parked in the library parking lot to find out more information about the Lone Star College. Maverick Leaders will be on site with fun giveaways, ready to assist you with online applications and registering fo
MCMLS - Malcom Purvis Branch
510 Melton St
Magnolia, TX 77354
(936)442-7704

Special Programs
Monday, September 22, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Open Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
E-Reader 101
Did you get a new e-reader?  Don’t have any idea how to use it?  Well, this is the class for you.  Assistance will be given to set up your e-reader and get you acquainted with what it will do.  Bring your new device with you to class.
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
How to Pay For College Without Going Broke
Jeremy Farmer, of College Financial Advisors, will be present to offer parents and teens plenty of information on how take care of those high college education costs. This program is free and open to anyone who wants to attend. Visit or call the library a
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Penless Poets
This new poetry and blogging workshop will meet on the second and fourth Wednesdays. New bloggers or those yet to set up a blog are welcome!
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Portrait Drawing
Learn the basics of portraiture in these five sessions. Call 281-821-1320 to register or for more information; limited spaces available.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Networking & Using Social Media
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers again.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Resume Lab
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers again.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
League of Women Voters Presentation
League of Women Voters Presentation
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, September 25, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Organizing 101: Paper Organizing
Join Certified Professional Organizer Ellen Delap to learn paper triage, set up your command center, and create a filing system that works.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, September 25, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Social Media
Learn how you can connect with people and advertise your business using social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking websites.
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Special Programs
Friday, September 26, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, September 27, 2014, 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip to Liberty Opry
Fun4Seniors will depart from Kingwood Branch Library to attend the Liberty Opry in Liberty, TX. The cost is $17 per person and dinner on your own at Ann's Seafood.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, September 27, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Recommended: participants should bring Yoga mats, water bottle & wear comfortable attire for stretching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Monday, September 29, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Open Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Monday, September 29, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
E-Reader 101
Did you get a new e-reader?  Don’t have any idea how to use it?  Well, this is the class for you.  Assistance will be given to set up your e-reader and get you acquainted with what it will do.  Bring your new device with you to class.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Library To Go
This class will show you how to get the most out of free library resources such as Hoopla, Overdrive and Learning Express Library database.  Come and see how you can take a part of your library with you everywhere.
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Local Library Programs for August 2014

Map of library locations
Lone Star College Libraries (LSC)
Harris County Public Library (HCPL)
Montgomery County Memorial Library System (MCMLS)
Houston Public Library (HPL)

Featured Program

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:30 AM through Feb. 28, 2014
Diabetes Academy - Informational Workshop
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

 

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Masters of Suspense Book Club
Title to be discussed: Dog Tags by David Rosenfelt.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Book Clubs
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Afternoon Book Discussion
The Afternoon Book Club meets monthly in the 2nd floor Conference Room, L212. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, August 5th at 3:00 pm. The group will review Blame by Michelle Huneven. Newcomers are welcome! For further information, contact the library at 832-559-4200.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Afternoon Book Discussion
The Afternoon Book Club meets monthly in the 2nd floor Conference Room, L212. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, August 5th at 3:00 pm. The group will review Blame by Michelle Huneven. Newcomers are welcome! For further information, contact the library at 832-559-4200.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Thursday, August 7, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Back in Time Historical Fiction Book Club

The Visionist by Rachel Urquhart
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, August 7, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fiction Book Club
White Truffles in Winter. If you would like to meet fellow readers, join us for a lively discussion and light refreshments.
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Acres Homes Book Club
Do you enjoy discussing books with like-minded individuals? Our book club selections focus on best sellers, popular fiction, and recommendations. August's book club selection is: The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew.
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Book Clubs
Monday, August 11, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Paranormal Book Club
Please join us on August 11th in the second floor conference room for a discussion of this month's book selection, The Tale of Halcyon Crane by Wendy Webb. Newcomers are welcome! Light refreshments will be served. Book lovers of all ages are welcome, but some books will contain material inappropriate for a younger audience.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Evening Book Club
Persons who love to read and discuss what they have read join in informal conversation. Everyone is welcome. South of Superior by Ellen Airgood.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sports Page Book Club
LRNC 117
Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina
by Misty Copeland with Chararisse Jones

LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Books Without Borders
All Quiet On the Western Front by Erich Remarque [Germany and other countries, World War I] Facilitator: Patsy Brautigam, Reference Librarian
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Inspirational Book Club
The Inspirational Book Club will meet on Thursday, August 14th at 7:00 pm in the Friends of the Library room. We will be reading For Such a Time by Kate Breslin. If you enjoy reading Christian fiction, come join us. Newcomers are always welcome! For further information, contact the library at 832-559-4200. Light refreshments will be served.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Monday, August 18, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Book Discussion
Come join the library's book group for a lively discussion of "The Rosie Project", by Graeme C. Simsion.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs
Monday, August 18, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Great Books
Discussing Classic Books "Of Personal Identity" by Hume
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Monday, August 18, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
After Austen Book Club
Join other enthusiastic fans this month for a discussion of The Firebird by Susanna Kearsley. The meeting will be held August 18th at 7:00 pm in the second floor conference room. Newcomers are welcome! Light refreshments will be served.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Book Club
Join us for an evening discussion on our August selection, The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro. Ages 18 and up. Courtesy of the South Montgomery County Friends of the Library, copies of the next month's selection will be raffled off to a few lucky attendees!
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Education / Test Prep

Education / Test Prep
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SAT Practice Test
The Mitchell Branch Library will host an SAT Practice Test presented by Kaplan on Saturday, August 9, at 10am.  Teens 13-17 may follow the link below to register for this space-limited event.  Students need to bring a calculator; everything else will be provided.
Just go to
http://www.kaptest.com/class/SKXD14057 Sponsored by Kaplan.
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Excel 2013 - Level 1 - with Project
Basic Excel in combination with a project will be covered. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Monday, August 4, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft WORD Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - B
Inputting images from your camera and Word Art, internet images
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Word: Essentials
Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Essentials Workshop
Learn (or refresh yourself on) what you need to be able to do with a computer to ace your classes! This workshop is repeated bi-weekly throughout the summer; topics covered each time depend on interest. Attend just one, or as many as you like!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Computer Classes
Thursday, August 7, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic PowerPoint
Students will learn basic functions of this program to create presentations, including adding graphics and multimedia. Students will also learn to identify the various printing options for their presentations.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - A
Editing, formatting cells, the add ( SUM function ) formula, relative referencing
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - B
Sorting, searching, worksheet password protection, Printout readibility
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Computer Help Session
Session content is based on student questions about computer use.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Office 2013: Templates
Learn how to quickly create dynamic documents using free templates available in Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, August 11, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Internet & Google Searches
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Monday, August 11, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - E
Creating a checkbook ledger; MACROS, Logical Functions ( If )
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Word: Beyond Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic PowerPoint
Students will learn basic functions of this program to create presentations, including adding graphics and multimedia. Students will also learn to identify the various printing options for their presentations.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Friday, August 15, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
iPad Basics
Learn practical new skills in this hands-on class. Call 281-821-1320 to register.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 16, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Internet & Google Searches
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 16, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Office 2013: Outlook Demo
Review how to manage email, calendars, contacts and other options in Outlook 2013. Note: This is a demonstration only, Outlook is not available on library computers. You may bring your own laptop for hands-on practice.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, August 18, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
PowerPoint: Essentials
Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Thursday, August 21, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic PowerPoint
Students will learn basic functions of this program to create presentations, including adding graphics and multimedia. Students will also learn to identify the various printing options for their presentations.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft Word 2013 - Level 1
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word 2013. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft POWERPOINT - B
A presentation graphics slide program. Create attention-grabbing slides quickly. Exciting slides with animations AND MUSIC
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Computer Help Session
Session content is based on student questions about computer use.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Computer Classes
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Office 2013: Mail Merge
Learn how to send a set of documents to multiple recipients using Microsoft Word and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, August 25, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Monday, August 25, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Word
Students will learn the basic tasks performed by a word processor, as well as how to work with text, tables, pictures, and language tools.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - B
Inputting images from your camera and Word Art, internet images
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
PowerPoint: Beyond the Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Thursday, August 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic PowerPoint
Students will learn basic functions of this program to create presentations, including adding graphics and multimedia. Students will also learn to identify the various printing options for their presentations.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Computer Class: Open Lab
Open Lab with our computer analyst.
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Word Crafters
Love to write? Then come to this informal critique and sharing session for all kinds of creative writing. This is a friendly and fun group!
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mobile Apps Help
Do you have questions about Freegal? Trouble with Mango Languages? Not sure how to download an e-book? In this session, students can ask questions about these topics and get answers from the HPL staff. Session content is based on student questions.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E — Dirty Tricks,
Mudslinging and October
Surprises
Professor Alex Smith presents
part two of his presidential
election series with stories that
will amaze and astound.

LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, August 7, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Friday, August 8, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Photography - Taking food pictures.
Students will learn how to take pictures of different types of food. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kindle Reader Workshop
How to download books on your device
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
zumba
Zumba Exercise
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Yoga & Meditation for Health & Peace
Conducted by Gayathri and Mural
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, August 9, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Library Databases
Join us in this class to discover the wealth of information available for free from the more than 150 databases your library offers!
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Special Programs
Monday, August 11, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Social Security & You
Strategies for Maximizing your Social Security benefits to give your retirement a boost. Includes who is eligible, factors to consider before taking benefits and other information. Presented by Merrill Lynch.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, August 11, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mobile Apps Help
Do you have questions about Freegal? Trouble with Mango Languages? Not sure how to download an e-book? In this session, students can ask questions about these topics and get answers from the HPL staff. Session content is based on student questions.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. — Laughter Yoga
Learn from laughter yoga instructor, Lainie Diamond, how
laughter is a healthful pastime
and cultivate your joy through
breathing practices and fun
stress busters. Visit http://
www.houstonlaughteryoga.com/.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch with TED
Brownbag viewing + discussion of TED Talks every other week this summer.
Scheduled talk: Beware online "filter bubbles" - Eli Pariser
http://www.ted.com/talks/eli_pariser_beware_online_filter_bubbles
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Writers’ Group
Whether you want to write the Great American Novel, have a collection of short stories, or keep a drawer-full of poems, join us! We’ll be meeting once a month to talk about and share creative writing
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Special Programs
Friday, August 15, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, August 16, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Yoga & Meditation for Health & Peace
Conducted by Gayathri and Mural
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Monday, August 18, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Word Crafters
Love to write? Then come to this informal critique and sharing session for all kinds of creative writing. This is a friendly and fun group!
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mobile Apps Help
Do you have questions about Freegal? Trouble with Mango Languages? Not sure how to download an e-book? In this session, students can ask questions about these topics and get answers from the HPL staff. Session content is based on student questions.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Discover Costa
Rica
Do you know the way to San Jose? Kinesiology professor Ronnie Nespeca certainly does. Explore this beautiful country as he details this summer’s study abroad adventure trip.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, August 21, 2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CreativeSpace for Adults
Are you crafty? Do you like to draw or write? Join Kingwood Branch Library at this new program where you can bring your own project, socialize with other creatives, work on your projects, and get inspired. This program is free and open to individuals 18 and older. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit library.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, August 21, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Friday, August 22, 2014, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Drawing Room
Bring your art projects to work on, and share knowledge with other artists in these new Friday afternoon sessions for adults and older teens. For ages 17 and up.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Friday, August 22, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kindle Fire Workshop
How to download e-books from the library.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Yoga & Meditation for Health & Peace
Conducted by Gayathri and Mural
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
SCORE Simple Strategies for Social Media Marketing
SCORE Houston will be back with another free business presentation, this time, a beginner’s look at how small businesses can start thinking about using social media marketing for their business or nonprofit. Celina Enamorado, President of ACK Supplies and a Certified Constant Contact Instructor, will take a look at the 5 most popular social media networks – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Pinterest – and help you decide what is right for your business. We’ll also look at what comes next: how and what to post on social media. Call the library at 832-559-4200 to register.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Author Visit - Larry Foester
The Library Friends of the Central Library presents 20 programs for 20 years as a Library Friends Group. The author, Larry Foester will discuss his new book about Montgomery County History.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Monday, August 25, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mobile Apps Help
Do you have questions about Freegal? Trouble with Mango Languages? Not sure how to download an e-book? In this session, students can ask questions about these topics and get answers from the HPL staff. Session content is based on student questions.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Essential Oils
Linda Kovac and Randy Pachett
of doTERRA infuse us with well
being and vibrancy by the use of
essential oils. Lavender, anyone?
http://www.doterra.com/us/
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Job Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Special Programs
Friday, August 29, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

FREE classical music concert by the Houston Symphony at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands Thursday, July 10 at 8 pm! http://bit.ly/1sxQSzJ

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Local Library Programs for July 2014

Map of library locations
Lone Star College Libraries (LSC)
Harris County Public Library (HCPL)
Montgomery County Memorial Library System (MCMLS)
Houston Public Library (HPL)


Featured Program

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM through Feb. 28, 2014
Bring your gardening questions for our member of the Harris County Master Gardener Association. No question is too small and there are plenty of handouts for you to take!
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Afternoon Book Discussion Group
They will meet on Tuesday, July 1 at 3:00 PM in room L212, to discuss The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Thursday, July 10, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Inspirational/Christian Book Club
on July 10 at 7:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Thursday, July 10, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Inspirational/Christian Book Club
on July 10 at 7:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
African-American Authors Book Club
Please join us for a fun and informal book discussion!
This month's title is Letter to My Daughter by Maya Angelou.
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Book Clubs
Monday, July 14, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Paranormal Book Club
They will meet on Monday, July 14 at 7:00 PM in room L212, to discuss God Save the Queen by Kate Locke.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Nonfiction Books Club
They will meet on Tuesday, July 15 at 3:00 PM in room L212, to discuss Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Book Club
Join us for an evening discussion for our Summer Reading: Literary Elements selection for July, Odds Against Tomorrow by Nathaniel Rich. Ages 18 and up. Courtesy of the South Montgomery County Friends of the Library, copies of the next month's selection will be raffled off to a few lucky attendees!
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Monday, July 21, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Book Discussion
Come join the library's book group for a lively discussion of "The Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs
Monday, July 21, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Great Books
Discussing Classic Books. "A simple Heart" by Flaubert
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Thursday, July 24, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mystery Book Club
They will meet on Thursday, July 24 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room, to discuss Long Gone by Alafair Burke.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Monday, July 28, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
After Austen Book Club
This group will meet on Monday, July 28 at 7:00 PM in room L212. Please join in for a discussion of A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Read It & Eat It Book Club/Don't Go
Join us for a lively discussion of "Don't Go" by Lisa Scottoline. Fleeing home from his military service in Afghanistan when his wife dies in an apparent freak household accident, Dr. Mike Scanlon struggles with the tragedy, his inability to bond with his new baby daughter and a downsizing in his medical practice only to discover a shocking secret that changes his understanding of everything.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

 

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft WORD Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Move beyond the basics and learn how to format text files, change font size, font types, colors, insert borders and shading into title, and insert bullets and numbered lists. Familiarity with MS Word
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Excel: The Basics III
This free class is designed for the participant who has completed the Excel II class. Topics covered will include importing data, working with panes, and hiding/un-hiding data.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Computer Classes
Thursday, July 3, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Power Point
This course explains the basic functions of this presentation program, how to create a presentation and add graphics and multimedia to a presentation.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Monday, July 7, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Excel 2013 - Level 2 - Functions and Formulas
Next level Excel functions in combination with a project will be covered. ** Prerequisite: Excel - Level 1** Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft WORD Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Move beyond the basics and learn how to format text files, change font size, font types, colors, insert borders and shading into title, and insert bullets and numbered lists. Familiarity with MS Word
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
PowerPoint: Beyond the Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Essentials Workshop
Learn (or refresh yourself on) what you need to be able to do with a computer to ace your classes! This workshop is repeated bi-weekly throughout the summer; topics covered each time depend on interest. Attend just one, or as many as you like!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Word Part 2
Microsoft® Word II delves into more in depth formatting options such as Styles, Headers and Footers, Format Paint, Cut and Paste, Copy and Paste, Undo, Redo and Repeat, Quick Parts Gallery, Drop Caps and Track Changes.  Basic keyboard, mouse, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Word experience is especially helpful with this class.
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Computer Classes
Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Excel: The Basics IV
This free class is designed for the participant who has completed the Excel III class. Topics covered will include tables, lists, and other advanced topics.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Computer Classes
Thursday, July 10, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Power Point
This course explains the basic functions of this presentation program, how to create a presentation and add graphics and multimedia to a presentation.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - B
Sorting, searching, worksheet password protection, Printout readibility
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Office 2013: Formulas
Learn how to create and copy/paste formulas using Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, July 14, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Internet & Google Searches
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Move beyond the basics and learn how to format text files, change font size, font types, colors, insert borders and shading into title, and insert bullets and numbered lists. Familiarity with MS Word
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Excel: Essentials
Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Advanced Excel 2007 I
This free class is designed for the participant who has completed the Excel I-IV series of class and wants to go more in depth and cover material at a faster pace. Topics covered will include using tables and linking cells.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Computer Classes
Thursday, July 17, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Power Point
This course explains the basic functions of this presentation program, how to create a presentation and add graphics and multimedia to a presentation.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 19, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 19, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Office 2013: Hyperlinks, Bookmarks and Action
Learn how to create, format and utilize hyperlinks, bookmarks and action functions using Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Move beyond the basics and learn how to format text files, change font size, font types, colors, insert borders and shading into title, and insert bullets and numbered lists. Familiarity with MS Word
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Excel: Beyond the Essentials
Learn advanced formatting, layout, and application-specific skills. Time for questions & answers is included.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Essentials Workshop
Learn (or refresh yourself on) what you need to be able to do with a computer to ace your classes! This workshop is repeated bi-weekly throughout the summer; topics covered each time depend on interest. Attend just one, or as many as you like!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Computer Classes
Thursday, July 24, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Power Point
This course explains the basic functions of this presentation program, how to create a presentation and add graphics and multimedia to a presentation.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Thursday, July 24, 2014, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Meador Computer Class: Jobs
Are you in need of a job but do not know how to create a resume or develop a network of allies?  This class will explore all aspects of finding a job and keeping it.
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft Word 2013 - Level 1
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word 2013. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft POWERPOINT - A
A presentation graphics slide program. Create attention-grabbing slides quickly. Show family photos, vacations, etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
icrosoft POWERPOINT - B
A presentation graphics slide program. Create attention-grabbing slides quickly. Exciting slides with animations AND MUSIC
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Office 2013: Audio & Video
Learn how to insert, edit and format audio and video files using Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, July 28, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE Basic computer operation instruction!
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - A
Editing : Copy/Cut/Paste; Using internet content; Online Resumes
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Intermediate Word
Move beyond the basics and learn how to format text files, change font size, font types, colors, insert borders and shading into title, and insert bullets and numbered lists. Familiarity with MS Word
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Intro to Windows 7
Explore Windows 7 features and options, learn basic computer skills, and master the mouse.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Access: The Basics I
This class is designed for the person who has basic keyboarding skills and wants to learn to creat simple databases using Microsoft Access 2013. Topics will include: creating a database, creating a table, adding fields to a table, adding information to a table, formatting information, and creating simple forms.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume' or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one on one assistance if needed
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Special Programs
Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch with TED: the Power of Introverts – Susan Cain
Every other Wednesday throughout the summer, come to the SLRC Teaching Gallery (12.805) at 11 a.m. with your lunch to watch and discuss a TED Talk. Everyone is welcome to attend!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, July 3, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume' or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one on one assistance if needed
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Special Programs
Thursday, July 3, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Computer Help Session
Session content is based on student questions about computer use.
HPL - Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library
8501 West Montgomery
Houston, Texas 77088
832-393-1700

Special Programs
Monday, July 7, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Special Programs
Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Job Search Seminars: Creating a Resume and Completing the Application
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Friday, July 11, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Photography - Taking tabletop pictures.
Students will learn how to take tabletop pictures. Students will need to bring a camera, tripod, and an item to photograph. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kindle Reader Workshop
How to download books on your device
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Zentangle Basics Workshop
This workshop will speak of zentangle and how it started. The fun will began with the activities of doing zentangle.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Zumba exercise class
learning the techniques of beginning Zumba.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Summer Science Saturday: The Science of Beer
Join us as the Karbach Brewing Co. walks us through the techniques of brewing beer on the large-scale level and for personal use. Sorry, no samples. There will be a drawing for a gift card to a local bookstore though.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Monday, July 14, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Intro to Instagram
Learn the basics of using Instagram to share photos online. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, July 14, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Special Programs
Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Galaxy 21
Seven Habits of Highly Effective Students
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch with TED: The Puzzle of Motivation – Dan Pink
Every other Wednesday throughout the summer, come to the SLRC Teaching Gallery (12.805) at 11 a.m. with your lunch to watch and discuss a TED Talk. Everyone is welcome to attend!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, July 17, 2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CreativeSpace for Adults
Are you crafty? Do you like to draw or write? Join Kingwood Branch Library at this new program where you can bring your own project, socialize with other creatives, work on your projects, and get inspired. This program is free and open to individuals 18 and older. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit library.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, July 17, 2014, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Altered Books
Repurpose old unused books into attractive home decor.  Super simple and fun to do! Limit of 15 participants.  All materials provided. Sponsored by Friends of the Willis Library
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Special Programs
Friday, July 18, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, July 19, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Library eBooks for Nook HD
Learn to download free library eBooks to your Nook HD! Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, July 19, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Summer Science Saturday: Sci-Fi Writers Panel
The Houston Writers Guild will visit to share insights on writing Science Fiction. This is a wonderful opportunity for aspiring writers to get some tips. Plus, there will be a drawing for a free gift card to a local bookstore.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Monday, July 21, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Special Programs
Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Job Search Seminars: Resume Lab
LSC-Tomball Community Library is partnering with Workforce Solutions to offer two free workshops for job seekers.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Friday, July 25, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Yoga with Rosa
This is a Yoga class for women. Bring your Yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kindle Reader Workshop
How to download e-books from the library.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Zumba exercise class
learning the techniques of beginning Zumba.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Marriage and Money Workshop
Marriage and Money financial Workshop
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Summer Science Saturday: Concrete Vases
Pop Shop Houston will guide you through creating your very own concrete vase. If you've never mixed concrete then here's your chance! Plus, there will be a drawing for a free gift card to a local bookstore. Space is limited. Please register.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Monday, July 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Open Job Search Lab
Complete a job application, work on a resume or prepare for an interview in a relaxed setting. Staff is available for one-on-one assistance if needed.
HPL - Moody Neighborhood Library
9525 Irvington
Houston, Texas 77076
832-393-1950

Special Programs
Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lunch with TED: Let’s Use Video to Reinvent Education – Salmon Khan
Every other Wednesday throughout the summer, come to the SLRC Teaching Gallery (12.805) at 11 a.m. with your lunch to watch and discuss a TED Talk. Everyone is welcome to attend!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Thursday, July 31, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Genealogy - FamilySearch Open Lab
Get started on your own family history. Get started on your own family history. Get one-on-one help and create a FamilySearch account. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804