Local Library Programs

Local Library Programs for February 2016

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

Map of library locations

Featured Program

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30:00 PM
John Taphorn of Merrill Lynch will present strategies to optimizing one's social security distributions. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Transforming Social Security into a Winning Retirement Strategy
John Taphorn of Merrill Lynch will present strategies to optimizing one's social security distributions. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Back in Time: Historical Fiction Book Club
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mitchell Fiction Book Club
If you would like to meet fellow readers, join us for a lively discussion and light refreshments.   Raven Black by Ann Cleeves
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tullis - Adult Book Group
Join us for coffee and conversation as we discuss "The Little Paris Bookshop" by Nina George.
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Inspirational Book Club
Join us for a discussion of The Last Bridge Home by Linda Goodnight. 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, February 18, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Inspirational Book Club discussion of Come to the table by Neta jackson. In honor of African American History.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Books without Borders
The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Mitchell Library Nonfiction Book Club
The Mitchell Library Nonfiction Book Club will be discussing One Hundred Names for Love: A Stroke, A Marriage, and the Language of Healing by Diane Ackerman.
MCMLS - George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
8125 Ashlane Way
The Woodlands, TX77382
936-442-7728

Book Clubs
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
I Love a Mystery Book Club
Any real person mystery. Suggestions: Bette Davis, Greta Garbo, Alfred Hitchcock, Dorothy Parker
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday Afternoon Book Club
Adults who love to read, and talk about what they have read, gather to discuss selected works in informal conversation. Contact the library to find out the selection for the coming months. [This discussion is repeated Friday at 2:30pm.]
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Book Clubs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mystery Book Club
Please join our Mystery Book Club for our discussion of Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett. We meet on February 25th at 1 pm in the 2nd Floor Conference Room. Newcomers are welcome!
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Book Clubs
Friday, February 26, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Friday Afternoon Book Club
Adults who love to read, and talk about whey they have read, gather to discuss selected books in informal conversation. Call the library to find out the selections for the coming months.[This is a repeat of the Thursday afternoon discussion.]
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

 

Computer Classes

Computer Classes
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Microsoft Word 2013 - Level 2
Learn more about Microsoft Word 2013. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804. **Prerequisite: Word 2013 - Level 1**
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Computer Classes
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 11:00 AM - 12:00 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, February 6, 2016, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Excel 2013 - Level 2
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
Saturday, February 6, 2016, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Computer Workshop - Excel: Intermediate
Learn intermediate (and some 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
Monday, February 8, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Central - Excel Part 2
This class provides the intermediate level user to manage your workbooks by freezing frames, linking cells, protecting your worksheet from changes, adding Headers, Footers and Page Breaks and customizing your margins, alignment and orientation of the page
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Computer Classes
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tullis - Excel Part 2
This class provides the intermediate level user to manage your workbooks by freezing frames, linking cells, protecting your worksheet from changes, adding Headers, Footers and Page Breaks and customizing your margins, alignment and orientation of the page
MCMLS - R. B. Tullis
21569 US Hwy. 59
New Caney TX 77357
(936)-442-7705

Computer Classes
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 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
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft WORD - C
Merging/making mailing labels, merge letters
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Microsoft PUBLISHER 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
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - C
Using Charts, Pivot Tables, formatting, spreadsheet readability, etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - D
Budgets, absolute referencing, conditional formatting, etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Friday, February 12, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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
Friday, February 12, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - F
Averaging numbers, Mortgage curtailment, financing a car, investing
VLookup, Sales Forecasting
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Friday, February 12, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - D
Budgets, absolute referencing, conditional formatting, etc.
VLookup, Sales Forecasting
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Saturday, February 13, 2016, 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
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - A
Editing, formatting cells, the addition ( SUM function ) formula, relative referencing
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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, February 20, 2016, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Computer Workshop - iPad & iPad mini
Bring your iPad or iPad mini and discover tips and tricks for mastering your mobile device.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Computer Classes
Monday, February 22, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Central - Excel Part 3
The advanced Microsoft Excel user will find this class helpful.  This class explains pivot tables and charts in detail.  Advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Computer Classes
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 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
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft POWERPOINT - A
Editing, formatting cells, the addition ( SUM function ) formula, relative referencing
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - 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
Friday, February 26, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Adult Computer Class - Microsoft EXCEL - C
Using Charts, Pivot Tables, formatting, spreadsheet readability, etc.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Computer Classes
Monday, February 29, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Central - Excel Part 4
This is a class for the advanced Microsoft® Excel user.  The use of Formulas and Functions is explained in detail.  Intermediate to advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class.
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

 

Special Programs

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Making Work Connections/Networking - TX Workforce
Different ways to network and connect in the business world 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

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Creative Art
Create you own art. If you like coloring, zentangle, drawing or just doodling. No talent is necessary. Just come and have fun with others. This class is free.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Adult Yoga
Come to learn and practice yoga techniques
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LIFE Workshop - Judge Jewelry
New York native, Ben Gordon, the jewelry judge, gives tips on what your jewelry is worth and how to sell or leave it to your heirs. Bring a piece and he will give you a short overview of its provenance and value. He might even tell us some stories of his
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Job Search Seminar
This seminar will cover creating a resume and completing job applications. It will take place in L207, the second floor college computer lab. To register, call 832-559-4211.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip LSC-University Park's Chinese New Year Luncheon
Fun4Seniors will depart from Kingwood Branch Library to attend the Chinese New Year Luncheon at Lone Star College - University Park. The cost is a suggested donation of $10 per person and includes a catered lunch by King's Palace Chinese Buffet.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, February 4, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Spanish with Oscar
Spanish class. Some knowledge of Spanish is helpful. No need to register, just drop in and give it a try.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Friday, February 5, 2016, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
French with Marie
Come and learn French. The class is at an Intermediate level.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Friday, February 5, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Geneology Workshops
Michelle Christie, an avid genealogist, will lead this 8-session workshop. Each 2-hour class will include both a discussion on research source records and “hands-on” computer searching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, February 6, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Citizenship class
The course is 10 weeks long (Jan. 16th to March 19th). The student commits to the entire 10 weeks and must register within the first two weeks of the class. Prepares the student to take the citizenship exam on their own. Register at the adult reference de
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Saturday, February 6, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kindle Fire & Apps Workshop
You would learn how to download apps to your device. IPad, Phone are whatever you like
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Saturday, February 6, 2016, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Yoga & Meditation
Free! No registration. Just show up. 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
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
GENEALOGY - Genealogy Wranglin’: Ancestry.com
There’s been a lot of hollerin’ around these parts for a presentation on Ancestry.com. Well, now’s yer chance! We’re  fixin’ to present a workshop that’ll help you wrangle that mighty useful but awful  squirrelly database Ancestry.com.
And since we aim to
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Creative Art
Create you own art. If you like coloring, zentangle, drawing or just doodling. No talent is necessary. Just come and have fun with others. This class is free.HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LIFE Workshop - Indian Basil
Usha Dontharaju discusses the difference between local basil and the plant from India. She will cook up some delicious examples of basil-infused foods. As a bonus, she also will tell us how Bollywood celebrates Valentine’s Day.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 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.
All classes start within five minutes of the announced time; classes are cancelled if no registered attendees arrive within fifteen minutes of announced t
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Library eBooks for Kindle Paperwhite
Learn to download free eBooks from the library to your Kindle Fire. Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
All classes start within five minutes of the announced time; classes are cancelled if no registered attendees arrive within fifteen minut
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Workforce Solutions-Interviewing
Help with resumes, interviews and more.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Spanish with Oscar
Spanish class. Some knowledge of Spanish is helpful. No need to register, just drop in and give it a try.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Green Thumb Gardening Series
Presented by Harris County Master Gardeners all lectures will be horticultural including vegetables, flowers, trees, gardening basics such as irrigation, insects & composting.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Job/Career Workshop - Resume Makeover
Learn how to search for jobs online using the free website indeed.com. Learn how to use the different options to limit your search and how to get job postings you may be interested in sent to you by email. Optional: Bring an electronic copy of your resume
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
GENEALOGY - Genealogy Wranglin’: Ancestry.com
There’s been a lot of hollerin’ around these parts for a presentation on Ancestry.com. Well, now’s yer chance! We’re  fixin’ to present a workshop that’ll help you wrangle that mighty useful but awful  squirrelly database Ancestry.com.
And since we aim to
MCMLS - Central Branch
104 I-45 North
Conroe, TX 77301
936-442-7712

Special Programs
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 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, February 12, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Genealogy - FamilySearch Open Lab
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

Special Programs
Friday, February 12, 2016, 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, February 12, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Geneology Workshops
Michelle Christie, an avid genealogist, will lead this 8-session workshop. Each 2-hour class will include both a discussion on research source records and “hands-on” computer searching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, February 13, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Citizenship class
The course is 10 weeks long (Jan. 16th to March 19th). The student commits to the entire 10 weeks and must register within the first two weeks of the class. Prepares the student to take the citizenship exam on their own. Register at the adult reference de
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Gardening with Bob Dailey - Fruit & Nut Trees
Hear about what varieties of fruit and nut trees do well in The Woodlands area, plus how to prune and care for them!
MCMLS - South Regional Branch
2101 Lake Robbins Dr
The Woodlands, TX 77380-1152
(281) 298-9110

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting - Primary Election 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Early voting for Primary election 8 AM - 4:30 PM
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Creative Art
Create you own art. If you like coloring, zentangle, drawing or just doodling. No talent is necessary. Just come and have fun with others. This class is free.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Adult Yoga
Come to learn and practice yoga techniques
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 8:00 AM - 4:00 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, February 17, 2016, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Fun4Seniors Bus Trip
The W. H. Stark House and the Stark Museum of Art. $10.00 per person. Lunch at the Old Orange Cafe & Catering Company. Lunch is not included in the ticket cost; participants are responsible for their own meal. Call Fun4Seniors at 281-893-3726 to reserve a
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LIFE Workshop - Birds of Winter
Bird aficionado Jeff Mohamed will talk about the different bird species which winter in our area, the reasons they come here, and where best to see them.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Job Search Seminar
This seminar will cover creating a resume and completing job applications. It will take place in L207, the second floor college computer lab. To register, call 832-559-4211.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Genealogy - Basic Genealogy Research
Genealogical research begins with four easy to research records. We’ll discuss where to find these records, how to search them, and how to determine if they actually relate to the ancestor you’re searching for. We’ll discuss how to record your research di
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Spanish with Oscar
Spanish class. Some knowledge of Spanish is helpful. No need to register, just drop in and give it a try.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Friday, February 19, 2016, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Google Maps
Finding your way around! Learn the basics of using Google Maps. Registration is required. For more information, Self-register online or by calling 281-360-6804.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, February 19, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Geneology Workshops
Michelle Christie, an avid genealogist, will lead this 8-session workshop. Each 2-hour class will include both a discussion on research source records and “hands-on” computer searching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, February 20, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Citizenship class
The course is 10 weeks long (Jan. 16th to March 19th). The student commits to the entire 10 weeks and must register within the first two weeks of the class. Prepares the student to take the citizenship exam on their own. Register at the adult reference de
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, February 22, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Introducción a Facebook
Esta clase es diseñada para adultos que están aprendiendo a usar Facebook.  En esta clase aprenderá: crear una cuenta con Facebook, llenando su perfil, encontrando amigos, y los básicos de seguridad y privacidad.
LSC-Tomball College Community Library
(a joint-use public/academic facility)
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Special Programs
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Genealogical Research Database Demo
Thinking of climbing that family tree and doing some family history research? Need to consult the US Census for past years? Come see how to use HeritageQuest and Ancestry.com!
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Early Voting - Primary Election 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Early voting for Primary election 8 AM - 4:30 PM
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Creative Art
Create you own art. If you like coloring, zentangle, drawing or just doodling. No talent is necessary. Just come and have fun with others. This class is free.
HCPL - Northwest Branch
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 8:00 AM - 4:00 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, February 24, 2016, 11:45 AM - 4:45 PM
Fun4Seniors Bus Trip
Rodeo Round-Up Dance featuring the River Road Boys. Humble Civic Center. $7 per person suggested donation. Light refreshments will be available; no alcohol is permitted. Call Fun4Seniors at 281-893-3726 to reserve a place on the bus. Transportation is pro
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
LIFE Workshop - Quilting Workshop
Learn about the history of quilting and make your own quilt block. Quilt enthusiast and librarian Virginia Rigby leads this hands-on workshop.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip to Space Center Houston
Fun4Seniors will depart from Kingwood Branch Library to visit Space Center Houston. The cost is $10 per person and lunch is on your own at Space Center Houston's Zero-G Diner.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fun4Seniors Bus Trip
Space Center Houston. Cost is $10 per person. Enjoy lunch at Space Center Houston in the Zero-G Diner. Lunch is not included in the ticket cost; participants are responsible for their own meal. Call Fun4Seniors at 281-893-3726 to reserve a place on the bu
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Yoga for Stress
Yoga for stress with Linda Popinski, a certified yoga instructor. Men and women welcome. Bring your own mat and a beach towel
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Workforce Solutions-Making Connections
Help with resumes, interviews and more.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Special Programs
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Job/Career Workshop - Interview Skills
Learn tips and techniques to improve interview performance and discuss how to approach a variety of interview questions.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Friday, February 26, 2016, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fun4Seniors Excursion Trip to Up in the Air Picnic
Fun4Seniors will depart from Kingwood Branch Library to attend the "Up in the Air Picnic" at Big Stone Lodge at Dennis Johnston Park. The cost is a suggested donation of $8 per person and includes a catered lunch by Demeris Bar-B-Q.
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Friday, February 26, 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Geneology Workshops
Michelle Christie, an avid genealogist, will lead this 8-session workshop. Each 2-hour class will include both a discussion on research source records and “hands-on” computer searching.
LSC-Cyfair College Library (also a Harris County Public Library)
9191 Barker Cypress Road
Cypress, TX 77433
281.290.3214

Special Programs
Saturday, February 27, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Citizenship class
The course is 10 weeks long (Jan. 16th to March 19th). The student commits to the entire 10 weeks and must register within the first two weeks of the class. Prepares the student to take the citizenship exam on their own. Register at the adult reference de
HCPL – Kingwood Branch
4102 Rustic Woods Drive
Kingwood, TX 77345
281-360-6804

Special Programs
Monday, February 29, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Computer Class- Useful Tips for Using Smartphone Apps
Learn all about the world of Apps. What are the Best ones, how to download them, their features, How to set them up and use them, taking pictures and sharing AND SAVING them.
HCPL-Barbara Bush Branch
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610