Posts Tagged: library life

NASA @ My Library: Thursday, February 20, 2018 at Aldine Public Library 4-6 PM

Have you heard of the NASA @ My Library program? The Harris County Library System won a grant that allows for several libraries through the system to hold programs with materials from NASA. Each branch will have slightly different events.

NASA @ My Library: Thursday, February 20, 2018 at Aldine Public Library 4-6 PM

Have you heard of the NASA @ My Library program? The Harris County Library System won a grant that allows for several libraries through the system to hold programs with materials from NASA. Each branch will have slightly different events.

How a Community Got Together to Give Skateboards to Kids – a Houston Story

The goal: Give local kids the opportunity to learn about, design, and build their own skateboard. Introduce them to the library, the skate park and other kids in the area and to give them a safe comfortable means to exercise. The

How a Community Got Together to Give Skateboards to Kids – a Houston Story

The goal: Give local kids the opportunity to learn about, design, and build their own skateboard. Introduce them to the library, the skate park and other kids in the area and to give them a safe comfortable means to exercise. The

Kanopy comes to HCPL: Free Access to a Huge Collection of Documentaries, Foreign and Classic Films

Have you heard of Kanopy? It’s a film streaming site that began in Australia in 2008 and shares over 26,000 films annually. Unlike other streaming services this one focuses on high quality, must-see classics, indies, foreign and documentary films. It

Kanopy comes to HCPL: Free Access to a Huge Collection of Documentaries, Foreign and Classic Films

Have you heard of Kanopy? It’s a film streaming site that began in Australia in 2008 and shares over 26,000 films annually. Unlike other streaming services this one focuses on high quality, must-see classics, indies, foreign and documentary films. It

“I’m Sunny” is Worlds of Wonderful

Straightening the library today I came upon a board book which was made by the powerhouse graphic novel duo, Jennifer and Matthew Holm. It’s called I’m Sunny! and is a pure delight. More than just an intro to comic books,

“I’m Sunny” is Worlds of Wonderful

Straightening the library today I came upon a board book which was made by the powerhouse graphic novel duo, Jennifer and Matthew Holm. It’s called I’m Sunny! and is a pure delight. More than just an intro to comic books,

“Reading Without Walls Challenge” Winners at Tomball Library – Will You Take the Challenge?

Designed by author/illustrator and the National Ambassador to Children’s Literature, Gene Luen Yang, The Reading Without Walls Challenge helps to build empathy, expand your perspective of the world and introduce you to new things. The initiative began last April and

“Reading Without Walls Challenge” Winners at Tomball Library – Will You Take the Challenge?

Designed by author/illustrator and the National Ambassador to Children’s Literature, Gene Luen Yang, The Reading Without Walls Challenge helps to build empathy, expand your perspective of the world and introduce you to new things. The initiative began last April and

Star Wars Reads Day – Saturday October 8 at Tomball Lone Star Library

Stormtroopers, food, free books, Jedi training, posters- and did I mention FREE?!  Join us on Saturday October 8, at the Tomball Lone Star Library from 1-4 for Star Wars Reads Day. We have books to give away, books you can

Star Wars Reads Day – Saturday October 8 at Tomball Lone Star Library

Stormtroopers, food, free books, Jedi training, posters- and did I mention FREE?!  Join us on Saturday October 8, at the Tomball Lone Star Library from 1-4 for Star Wars Reads Day. We have books to give away, books you can

Weird & Wonderful Wordless Books

When one thinks of wordless picture books, the names David Wiesner, and Shaun Tan, come to mind. Dig a bit deeper and there are all sorts of wordless wonders waiting to be read. Before After by Anne-Margot Ramstein, and Matthias

Weird & Wonderful Wordless Books

When one thinks of wordless picture books, the names David Wiesner, and Shaun Tan, come to mind. Dig a bit deeper and there are all sorts of wordless wonders waiting to be read. Before After by Anne-Margot Ramstein, and Matthias