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LSC Update

LSC will re-open access to buildings Monday, Aug. 31. Student Services are currently available online. Visit LoneStar.edu/Fall2020 for more information about fall classes.

Library Services: Adults - LSC-Tomball

Although our facility is closed currently, databases, ebooks and streaming videos are (https://www.lonestar.edu/library/article-databases.htm)

Available to our students 24/7 via Library Barcode or MyLoneStar Username and Password.


The library is currently closed due to COVID-19. Students can make an appointment for research help to set up a time. and to make copies of a few pages of the text book from our Reserve Collection by:
Email: tcref@lonestar.edu
Phone: 832.559.4211
Text: 281.826.4488
(This service is available from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Library materials can be dropped off or picked up from drive-through window at LSC-Tomball Community Library. Call 832.559.4200 for more details about this service and to make an appointment to obtain this service. 
 

Online (HCPL) Adult Programs for March, 2021
Check Out Our Computer Classes and other programs  
  • Online Artist of the Month: First Tuesday @ 4:00 p.m
    March 2

    Join us for our monthly conversation with an Artist. Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.
     
  • Online Community Conversations: Third Tuesdays, @ 4:00 p.m.
    March 16.

    Join us for our weekly Community Conversations. Each week we'll talk about different things going on in the community. Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.
     
  • Online Baking is Making: 1st and 3rd Thursdays @ 4:00 p.m.
    March 4 & 18.

    Join us for Baking is Making. We'll show you a simple, delicious recipe or an essential kitchen skill you can try at home. Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.
     
  • Online Book Talks with Nick: 1st Thursdays @ 12:00 p.m.
    March 4.

    Join us for our monthly Book Talks: Adult Librarian Nick will discuss less mainstream titles from different genres. Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.
     
  • Online Scribe Tribe: Tuesdays @ 4:00 p.m. 
    March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30

    Do you aspire to be a writer? Need feedback or inspiration to get you motivated? No matter what level you are, or what you write, join us for our Scribe Tribe online writing group. Join us to get motivated and write your masterpiece.  
     
  • Online Screen Shots: 2nd and 4th Thursdays @ 4:00 p.m.
    March 11 & 25.

    Looking for your new favorite movie? Join us for themed film recommendations of great movies that you can watch for free through Harris County Public Library! Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.
     
  • Online Rootsquad: Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m.
    March 2, 9, 16 and 23

    Join the Online RootSquad genealogy group online every Tuesday @ 11:00 a.m. to hear family history tips and discuss research questions. Use this link to join the Meeting Room: https://meet.google.com/faq-wrpd-byn
     
  • Online ESL and Citizenship Chat
    Mondays and Wednesdays @ 10:00 a.m.
    March 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29 and 31.
    Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 4:00 p.m. 
    March 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and 30.

    Come and chat with Susan if you would like to improve your English or like to learn about the citizenship process. Contact Susan at susan.howard@hcpl.net for more information.
     
  • Online Happily Ever Crafter
    Friday, March 12 @ 3:00PM

    Show your creative side and get your craft on! Every second Friday of the month. 
     
  • Quick Virtual History Lesson with Nick: 3rd Thursdays @ 12:00 p.m.
    March 18

    Join us for our monthly History lessons! Adult Librarian Nick will discuss interesting World History topics. Tune in on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tomballlibrary/.

Online Book Clubs: 
After Austen Book Club: Every Last Monday @ 7:00 p.m.
February 22.

Please join us online every last Monday of the month as we discuss books about Jane Austen and Jane Austen adjacent books and topics. Email nick.lege@hcpl.net for event link. 

Afternoon Book Club: Every 2nd Tuesday @ 2:00 p.m. 
February 9.
Please join us online as we discuss the best in literary fiction. Email elizabeth.burton@hcpl.net for more information.

History Book Club: Every last Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.
February 24.

Please join us online every last Wednesday as we discuss books about historical fiction and non-fiction. Email nick.lege@hcpl.net for event link.

Paranormal Book Club: Every 2nd Monday @ 6:30 p.m. 
February 8.

Please join us online every second Monday as we discuss books about ghosts, vampires, witches, mermaids, and other paranormal phenomena. Email nick.lege@hcpl.net for event link.

Other Book Clubs (only when the physical library is open to patrons)

Inspirational Book Club
Discusses inspirational fiction. Meets the second Thursday of the month at 7:00PM in L212. See a librarian for this month's title.
Mystery Book Club
Discusses mysteries. Meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 1:00PM in L212. See a librarian for this month's title.

Recommend Materials for Purchase
Lone Star College Students, Faculty, Staff and Community Members are invited to recommend materials for purchase. Suggestions will be evaluated based on the Librariesí Collection Development Policy, the itemís usefulness to the collection, and current budgetary constraints.
Submit your title suggestions using our Online form.

Displays and Exhibits on the 2nd Floor of the Library (when the physical library is open)

  • Exhibition - on 2nd floor -
  • Book Display - on 2nd floor "New Books"
  • Book Display - on 2nd floor - Book display - "National Heart Month - February"

Request a Display at LSC-Tomball Library (when the physical library is open)

For Fun (when the physical library is open)

Game Night for Grown-ups
Come play! Snacks, board games, and friends every 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:30PM - 8:00PM in L 129.
Happily Ever Crafter
Show your creative side and get your craft on. Materials provided. Every 2nd Friday of the month at 11:00AM in L 129.
Scribe Tribe
Whether you're a beginner or an veteran author, join our writing group! 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 5:00PM - 7:00PM in L 129.
Sit and Stitch

Share needlework and conversation every Thursday from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in L129.
Stamp Collecting with Watson
Join us to discuss, view and learn about stamps and stamp collecting with Watson Finger - every 3rd Saturday at 12:00 noon in L212.
Watercolor Group 
Come practice your art with the group every Tuesday from 9:00AM - 12:00PM in L129.

Free classes and Resources (when the physical library is open)

ESL Discussion Group
Improve your English and vocabulary skills. Every Wednesday (12:00PM - 1:00PM) in the Conference Room
(L 212).

Introduction to American Sign Language
Join us to learn basic Sign Language every 3rd Thursday at 6:00PM in room

Rootsquad Genealogy
Join us for an exciting monthly program focused on genealogy and family history. Each month will feature a presentation on a new topic, followed by an hour of open lab - every 4th Tuesday of the month at 11:00AM.

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  Reference: 832.559.4211
Circulation: 832.559.4206
 

tcref@lonestar.edu

  SMS/Text:
281.826.4488
Monday - Thursday: 8AM-9:00PM
Friday: 8AM-6PM
Saturday: 10AM-5PM

 

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