Saturday, November 8, 2014

Local Library Programs for November 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

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 PM through Feb. 28, 2014
Jason Roy, a medically retired Houston police officer, author of
“From Zero to a Hundred: Finding My Purpose Through My Pain,” and founder of the Zero 2 A Hundred Foundation, knows what it’s like to look adversity in the eye and overcome it, and be able to live life to the fullest again.
Roy will share his journey of coming from a broken home, living his youth surrounded by gang violence, and surviving two life-changing auto accidents, during a free presentation at Lone Star College-Montgomery on Wednesday, November 12, at 6 p.m. in the Recital Hall, located in the college’s Music Hall (Building H). The event includes a meet-and-greet reception with Roy, and refreshments will be provided.  http://www.lonestar.edu/24136.htm
LSC-Montgomery College Library
Building F
3200 College Park Dr.
Conroe, TX 77384
936.273.7390

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Monday, November 10, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Paranormal Book Club
Please join us on November 10th in the second floor conference room for a discussion of this month's book selection, Written in Red by Anne Bishop. 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, November 11, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Evening Book Club
Persons who love to read and discuss what they have read join in informal conversation. Everyone is welcome. Movie from a book - title to be announced.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sports Page Book Club
Reptiles, Amphibians, and
Birds
Taking Flak: My Life in the Fast Lane by Dan Pastorini with John P. Lopez
novels: The Thirteenth Tale or Bellman & Black
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Inspirational Book Club
The Inspirational Book Club will meet on Thursday, November 13th at 7:00 pm in the Friends of the Library room. We will be reading Runaway Saint by Lisa Samson. 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, November 17, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Book Discussion
Come join the library's book group for a lively discussion of "Destiny of the Republic", by Candice Millard.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs
Monday, November 17, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Great Books
Discussing Classic Books. "Reflections on the Revolution in France" by Burke
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Monday, November 17, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Unbound Book Club
Celebrate International Games Day with games of all sorts, from the US and abroad.
Play at least 2 types of games to be eligible for the prize drawing!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Book Clubs
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nonfiction Book Club
The Nonfiction Book Club meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday at 3 pm in room L212. This month we will be reading The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes by Bryan Burrough. 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
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Read It & Eat It Book Club-Shanghai Girls
Join us for a lively discussion of "Shanghai Girls" by Lisa See.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Book Clubs
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
I Love a Mystery Book Club
Reptiles, Amphibians, and
Birds
Read one of Diane Setterfield’s two Gothic novels: The Thirteenth Tale or Bellman & Black
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Inspirational Book Club
Adult Discussion
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Book Clubs
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Books Without Borders
"The Immigrant Advantage" by Claudia Kolker,1:00 pm LRNC 215 Facilitator, Matthew Turner, Prof. of English at LSC-CyFair
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Monday, November 24, 2014, 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
After Austen Book Club
Join other enthusiastic fans this month for a discussion of Longbourn by Jo Baker. The meeting will be held November 24th at 6:30 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

 

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Monday, November 10, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, November 10, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
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, November 10, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft 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 - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Computer Classes
Tuesday, November 11, 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
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Digital Technology Help
Learn about new digital technologies that will help keep you informed in today's world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Saturday, November 15, 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, November 15, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - D
Family budget, absolute referencing, conditional formatting, etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - D
Word wrap around images, Drawing tools, Web Design
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:45 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, November 15, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Office 2013: Pivot Tables
Visualize your spreadsheets by summarizing your Excel data into pivot tables.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, November 17, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, November 17, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
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, November 18, 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, November 18, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Microsoft EXCEL - F
Averaging numbers, Mortgage curtailment, financing a car, investing
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Digital Technology Help
Learn about new digital technologies that will help keep you informed in today's world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

Computer Classes
Friday, November 21, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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
Friday, November 21, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 2:30 PM - 3:30 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
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 3:30 PM - 4:30 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
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Email, Internet, & Google 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, November 24, 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, November 24, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, November 24, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
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, November 24, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Microsoft Word Part 4
This class is the advanced portion of the Microsoft® Word class, providing you with experience creating a Table of Contents using multiple options, creating an Index, Footnotes and Endnotes and creating and using Templates.  Basic keyboard, mouse, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Word experience is especially helpful with this class.  Microsoft® Word class I and II knowledge is vital.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Computer Classes
Saturday, November 29, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:45 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
Monday, December 1, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, December 1, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fifty Plus Computer Class
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
Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Digital Technology Help
Learn about new digital technologies that will help keep you informed in today's world.
HPL - Scenic Woods Regional Library
10677 Homestead Rd
Houston, Texas 77016
832-393-2030

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Monday, November 10, 2014, 5:30 AM - 6:30 AM
Yoga is Back
Exercise for Adults
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Library eBooks for Kindle Fire
Learn to download free eBooks from the library to your Kindle Fire. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804. **The Kindle HDX can not connect to the library Wi-Fi**
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Crafty Adults
Please join us for an adult craft. We will be making beaded noodle bangle bracelets. Sign-up is required. Please visit the program Sign-in Station at the library or call us.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:00 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, November 12, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. Lie to Me
Award winning personality
profiler, Alice Weiser, explains  just what your handwriting, body language, and voice inflection will give away about you. Learn
seven significant signs of a serious liar.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 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
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Genealogy Primer - Week #6
This week will cover how to look up misc records (military, immigration, etc.). Class is geared towards beginning genealogy students. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, November 13, 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, November 13, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Tullis - 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, November 14, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Library eBooks for iPad
Learn to download free library eBooks to your iPad! 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
Friday, November 14, 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
Friday, November 14, 2014, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
International Games Day
Celebrate International Games Day with games of all sorts, from the US and abroad.
Play at least 2 types of games to be eligible for the prize drawing!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Open to everyone: community members, college employees and students. 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, November 15, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Games Day
1-2pm Geocaching - Real world treasure hunt that's happening right now, all around you. Come and find out all about it. Then, find the actual geocache hidden at the library.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
International Games Day
Games - Board games, lego, card games, Wii, and more! Available for all ages.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Saturday, November 15, 2014, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Stewart: International Games Day
The American Library Association’s International Games Day is November 15th.  All ages are invited to stop by the meeting room from 9:30 to 4:30 to relax and enjoy a board game with friends, family, and neighbors.
MCMLS - Charles B. Stewart Branch
202 Bessie Price Owen Drive
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 788-8314

Special Programs
Monday, November 17, 2014, 5:30 AM - 6:30 AM
Yoga is Back
Exercise for Adults
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Monday, November 17, 2014, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Journaling Group
Everyone is invited to this beginner's writing group. Participants write a few pages each time in response to suggested prompts, and share if they wish in an informal setting.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga is Back
Exercise for Adults
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, November 19, 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, November 19, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. Fish, Mammals,
Reptiles, Amphibians, and
Birds
Eric Duran of Nature Discovery Center will discuss the five classes of animals that have skeletons. Join us for a meaty presentation that gets down to the bone about vertebrates. Eric will bring some live animal guests! - A joint children’s/LIFE program.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, November 20, 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, November 20, 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, November 21, 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, November 22, 2014, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip
Civil War Weekend, Liendo Plantation, Hempstead. Cost is $5.00 per person and lunch is on your own at Liendo Plantation.
Call Fun4Seniors at 281-893-3726 to reserve a place on the bus. Transportation is provided for individuals 50 years and better through Harris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Open to everyone: community members, college employees and students. 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, November 22, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tullis - Tablet Comparison
Planning to purchase a tablet for someone for the holidays?  Wondering which one would be the right fit?  Learn the differences between Android, Windows and Apple tablets.relax and enjoy a board game with friends, family, and neighbors.
MCMLS - Charles B. Stewart Branch
202 Bessie Price Owen Drive
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 788-8314

Special Programs
Monday, November 24, 2014, 5:30 AM - 6:30 AM
Yoga is Back
Exercise for Adults
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Stewart West - NaNoWriMo Recharge Bar
Come to the C.B. Stewart-West Branch Library to write your NaNoWriMo novel and enjoy some refreshments in our Meeting Room or enjoy free wifi and comfy chairs with inspirational, relaxing scenery overlooking Memory Park.
MCMLS - Charles B. Stewart Branch
202 Bessie Price Owen Drive
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 788-8314

Special Programs
Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tullis - Tablet Comparison
Planning to purchase a tablet for someone for the holidays?  Wondering which one would be the right fit?  Learn the differences between Android, Windows and Apple tablets.relax and enjoy a board game with friends, family, and neighbors.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Friday, November 28, 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
Thursday, December 4, 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

Friday, October 3, 2014

Local Library Programs for October 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
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 6:30 PM through Feb. 28, 2014
The South Regional Library will be hosting the author, Stephen Harrigan. Please don’t miss this unique opportunity to connect with a Texas author and winner of the 2014 Gulf Coast Reads.The first 15 people that register get a free copy of the featured book, Remember Ben Clayton. Registration required:  Call (936) 442-7727; ext. 2344 or stop by our Reference Desk. Books will be available for purchase on site through Friends of the Library and book signing will be featured at this event. Please consider donating an item for “Every Soldier Deserves a Care Package.” The box for donations is located on the first floor from 9-22-14 to 10-22-14.
MCMLS - South Regional Branch
2101 Lake Robbins Dr
The Woodlands, TX 77380-1152
(281) 298-9110

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Monday, October 6, 2014, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Between the Covers Book Club
Need a break from the typical book club? Then Between the Covers is for you! Join us as we discuss our favorite romance books. Paranormal, Historical, Adventure, Urban… nothing is safe from this group of daring readers. Bring your current romance book or a favorite to share.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Book Clubs
Monday, October 6, 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 Bartender's Tale by Ivan Doig. Copies are available at the branch.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Book Clubs
Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Afternoon Book Discussion Group
They will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 3:00 PM in room L212, to discuss Remember Ben Clayton by Stephen Harrigan.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Inspirational/Christian Book Club
They will discuss Sincerely Yours by Jan Kirkpatrick, et el. Meets on Oct. 9 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
Monday, October 13, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Paranormal Book Club
They will meet on Monday, Oct. 13 at 6:30 PM in room L212, to discuss Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Evening Book Club
Join us for an evening discussion on our October selection, The Sherlockian by Graham Moore. 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
Thursday, October 16, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Books without Borders
Foe by J.M. Coetzee
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, October 16, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion
“Remember Ben Clayton is a superior piece of storytelling, a historical novel, a Texas saga, an allegory of art and all the important issues it can raise, an onion of a book with many leathery layers to be unpeeled, eventually revealing our vast capacity to love, and to hurt the ones we love, and to forgive.” —San Antonio Express-News. First 10 to register online or call to attend this discussion will receive a free paperback.
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Gulf Coast Reads "Remember Ben Clayton"
Come join the library's book group for a lively discussion of this year's "Gulf Coast Reads" selection, "Remember Ben Clayton" by Stephen Harrigan.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion
Come join us and share your thoughts on this year's Gulf Coast Reads title, Remember Ben Clayton by Stephen Harrigan.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Book Clubs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Great Books
Discussing Classic Books. "The Inferno" by Dante
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Nonfiction Books Club
They will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 3:00 PM in room L212, to discuss Eiffel's Tower by Jill Jones.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mystery Book Club
They will meet on Thursday, Oct. 23 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM in the Friends of the Library room, to discuss Hide by Lisa Gardner.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Friday, October 24, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Book Discussion - The Great Gatsby
The Library Friends of the Central Library presents 20 programs for 20 years as a Library Friends Group. The discussion will be about The Great Gatsby, a classic. It will be held in the small meeting room. Sponsored by LFOC.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Book Clubs
Monday, October 27, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
After Austen Book Club
Please join in for a discussion of Murphy's Law by Ryes Bowen.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

 

Education / Test Prep

Education / Test Prep
Monday, October 13, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
College Readiness 101: Test Prep with LearningExpress Library Database
Stressed about the SAT?  Anxious about the ACT?  Learn how to get 24-7 access to preparation, advice, practice tests and more through our LearningExpress Library database. All college-bound teens and their parents are invited.
MCMLS - Charles B. Stewart Branch
202 Bessie Price Owen Drive
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 788-8314

 

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Saturday, October 4, 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
Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Computer Classes - Open Lab
Computer problems, technical questions, new devices, purchasing a new computer, or updating your computer
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Computer Classes
Saturday, October 11, 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, October 18, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft WORD - 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, October 18, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 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
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Computer Classes - Open Lab
Computer problems, technical questions, new devices, purchasing a new computer, or updating your computer
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Computer Classes
Saturday, October 25, 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, October 25, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 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
Saturday, October 25, 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

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kindle Reader workshop
Learning to download books on your device
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Conroe Library Fall Book Sale
Famous $2 bag sale in large meeting room only. Regular prices in all other areas.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Local College Info
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 for classes. The air conditioned units come equipped with laptops and Internet access to meet all your admissions needs. Sponsored by Lone Star College-Montgomery.
MCMLS - Charles B. Stewart Branch
202 Bessie Price Owen Drive
Montgomery, TX 77356
(936) 788-8314

Special Programs
Monday, October 6, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WebEx Security Talk
WebEx Security Talk
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Business Success Seminars - Maximize Your YouTube Marketing Results
Maximize Your YouTube Marketing Results Siva Yenneti of ITVibes shares tips to enhance your YouTube marketing and to create search engine optimization on Google.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Latino First Responders
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with our Hispanic First Responders Panel. Book signing follows.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 8, 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, October 8, 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, October 9, 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, October 10, 2014, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip to Houston Italian Festival
Fun4Seniors will depart from Kingwood Branch Library to visit the Houston Italian Festival in Houston, TX. The cost is FREE and lunch is on your own at the festival. Fun4Seniors is for adults 50 years old and better and operated by Harris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program. Registration and payment MUST be made through the Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program. For more information and registration, please contact at 281-893-3726.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, October 10, 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, October 11, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Library eBooks for iPad
Learn to download free library eBooks to your iPad! 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, October 11, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Conducted by Gayathri and Murali. Saturdays, September 6–December 20, 8am-10am, TECH 102. Open to everyone – community members, college employees and students. 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, October 13, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)
Make sure your devices are configured for secure use!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Business Success Seminars - Show Me the Money! or How to Read a Financial Statement
Deb Hroch, a QuickBooks pro, teaches you how to analyze a company's monetary health by looking at financial statements and give you tools to assess your own company's financial health.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Turmeric: Good for You Inside and Out
Reference Assistant Usha Dontheraju takes this lovely yellow spice and gives the inside scoop on not only its flavor, but also its super healthful benefits.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, October 16, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Writers in Performance: Nan Cuba
Nan Cuba's novel Body and Bread (Engine Books), won the PEN Southwest Award in Fiction and the Texas Institute of Letters Steven Turner Award; it was listed as one of "Ten Titles to Pick Up Now" in O, Oprah's Magazine, and was a "Summer Books" choice from Huffington Post. Cuba co-edited Art at our Doorstep: San Antonio Writers and Artists (Trinity University Press), and published other work in Quarterly West, Columbia, Antioch Review, Harvard Review, and storySouth. She is founder and executive director emeritus of Gemini Ink, a nonprofit literary center, and teaches in the MA/MFA Program in Literature, Writing, and Social Justice at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, where she is writer-in-residence.
LSC-Montgomery College Library
Building F
3200 College Park Dr.
Conroe, TX 77384
936.273.7390

Special Programs
Friday, October 17, 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
Friday, October 17, 2014, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale
R.B. Tullis Friends of the Library Book Sale
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Photograph your little ghosts/goblins (Halloween Pictures)
Vincent Palmisano of the Kingwood Photo Club will give tips on getting the best Halloween Pics. 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, October 18, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Grant Writing Workshop
Understanding the ends and outs of grant writing.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Science of Chocolate
Come and learn how chocolate is made from one of the premiere craft chocolate makers in our area--Tejas Chocolate
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Conducted by Gayathri and Murali. Saturdays, September 6–December 20, 8am-10am, TECH 102. Open to everyone – community members, college employees and students. 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, October 18, 2014, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale
R.B. Tullis Friends of the Library Book Sale
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Special Programs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Monday, October 20, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Digital Citizenship
What does your online image say about you?
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Digital Citizenship
Digital Citizenship
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 6:30 PM - 7:30 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, October 22, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Business Success Seminars - Prospecting in Social Media
SBDC consultant and business owner, Karen Sharp, leads this practical seminar on searching LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter to find the right prospect.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence
Tobin Becker will be discussing this upcoming Menil Collection show. The 130-work exhibition includes paintings, drawings, and phototgraphs that explore Gandhi and his philosophy of non-violent protest.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Rebranding Your Skills
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, October 22, 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, October 23, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Friday, October 24, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, October 24, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Friday, October 24, 2014, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Friday, October 24, 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
Friday, October 24, 2014, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Meador Branch Book Sale
Used book sale inside the library – Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday 9am-2pm.  Fiction sorted by author, nonfiction sorted by subject. Children’s and young adult books available as well as music, audios, and videos.  Some books bundled together for better value.  Most books are $1 for hardbacks and 50c for paperbacks.  Silent auction on specialty books including signed editions, coffee-table type books, and other select editions.  $2/bag sale beginning Saturday at noon – we give you the bag and you fill it up with all the books you want for only $2.  Great variety of books (thousands!) with something in nearly every genre; come early for the best selection.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Willis Library.  New – Buy a Friends of the Willis Library specialty tote bag for $8 and fill it with all the books you want – anytime during the book sale.
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Special Programs
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
National World War I Museum presents Harmonies of the Home Front
Please join us for this special program presented by Lora Vogt, curator for the National World War I Museum in Kansas City, MO. In honor of Gulf Coast Reads and the novel, Remember Ben Clayton, by Stephen Harrigan, Ms. Vogt will discuss the music of the times during World War I. This program is free and open to all ages. No registration is required. For more information, please call 281-360-6804 or visit 4400 Bens View Lane, Kingwood TX 77339.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Texas in World War I
Ken Griffin will speak on our state's involvement in World War I. Come share your thoughts on this topic and on other themes of Stephen Harrigan's novel Remember Ben Clayton.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
WWI: Its Relevance Today
Come and hear Lora Vogt, Curator of Education at the National WWI Museum at Liberty Memorial, discuss the impact the First World War has had on us currently. This presentation is a part of the Gulf Coast Reads initiative and this year's selection Remember Ben Clayton.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Conducted by Gayathri and Murali. Saturdays, September 6–December 20, 8am-10am, TECH 102. Open to everyone – community members, college employees and students. 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, October 25, 2014, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Meador Branch Book Sale
Used book sale inside the library – Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday 9am-2pm.  Fiction sorted by author, nonfiction sorted by subject. Children’s and young adult books available as well as music, audios, and videos.  Some books bundled together for better value.  Most books are $1 for hardbacks and 50c for paperbacks.  Silent auction on specialty books including signed editions, coffee-table type books, and other select editions.  $2/bag sale beginning Saturday at noon – we give you the bag and you fill it up with all the books you want for only $2.  Great variety of books (thousands!) with something in nearly every genre; come early for the best selection.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Willis Library.  New – Buy a Friends of the Willis Library specialty tote bag for $8 and fill it with all the books you want – anytime during the book sale.
MCMLS - Meador Branch
709 West Montgomery
Willis, TX 77318
(936) 442-7740

Special Programs
Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Monday, October 27, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, October 27, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Monday, October 27, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Business Success Seminars - - Google+ Marketing Tactics
How does Google+ differ from other social media sites? Doug Mansfield of Mansfield Marketing shows you how to promote your business on Google.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
L.I.F.E. - Black Troops in World War I and the Houston Negro Hospital
Joseph Cullinan, one of the founders of Texaco, built the Houston Negro Hospital (opened in 1927), with his own funds and dedicated it to the memory of his son, John Cullinan, who had been a white officer leading Black troops during the war. Professor Thomas Kelly winds up our look at the Gulf Coast Reads title, Remember Ben Clayton by Stephen Harrigan.

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

Special Programs
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Thursday, October 30, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)
Make sure your devices are configured for secure use!
LSC-University Park Library
Building 12, Room 800
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
281.401.5390

Special Programs
Friday, October 31, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, October 31, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL - Octavia Fields Branch
1503 South Houston
Humble, TX 77338
281-446-3377

Special Programs
Friday, October 31, 2014, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Early Voting
For more information on the election and voting procedures, please visit the www.harrisvotes.com or contact the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.
HCPL-Baldwin Boetcher Branch
22248 Aldine Westfield Rd
Humble, TX 77338-1080
(281) 821-1320

Special Programs
Friday, October 31, 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

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