Alert

Starting Monday, July 15, the following libraries will be OPEN regular hours: 
Albert George Branch (Needville)
Cinco Ranch Branch
First Colony Branch
George Memorial Library (Richmond)
Mamie George Branch (Stafford)
Mission Bend Branch
University Branch (Sugar Land)

All other libraries will remain CLOSED at this time. Click here for Disaster-Recovery Information.

If a book drop is full, please return at another time. Fines will be waived during these emergency circumstances. 

This event is in the "Adult" group.

ESL Conversation Circle

10:00am - 11:00am
Required
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Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Learning Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:

Conversation Circle presents English learners of all levels an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Meeting Room (George Memorial)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times, Arts & Crafts
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program.

We are unable to accommodate daycares and school groups in this program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Albert George Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Albert George)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Toddler Time - Bedtime

10:15am - 10:45am
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Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with toddlers aged 1-3 years. This 30-minute program will conclude with an age-appropriate craft activity.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
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Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with toddlers aged 1-3 years. This 30-minute program concludes with an age-appropriate craft activity.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
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Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Parent/child activity time for toddlers aged 1-3 years. We are unable to accommodate daycares and school groups in this program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Yoga Story Time

10:15am - 11:00am
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Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Missouri City)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, mindfulness practice, and gentle yoga for families with children ages 3-6.  This 30-minute activity takes place at the library.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016

10:15am - 11:30am
Required
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Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures, Computer Classes
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:

Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Excel 2016.  This introductory class will focus on the basic features for navigating the spreadsheet, formatting cells, and using basic formulas.  Seating is limited, so registration is required. 

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Bob Lutts Fulshear)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Toddler Time

10:30am - 11:00am
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Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #1 (University)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with toddlers aged 1-3 years. This 30-minute program will conclude with an age-appropriate, take-home craft activity. We are unable to accommodate daycares and school groups in this program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Mother Goose Time

10:30am - 11:15am
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Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Mother Goose Time provides caregiver/infant multi-sensory circle-time activities -- including simple sign language, folksongs and lullabies, and finger plays -- that are especially designed to stimulate babies’ social, emotional, and physical deve

This event is in the "Adult" group.

DIY Scrunchies!

10:30am - 11:30am
Required
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Library Branch: Mamie George Branch Library
Room: Adult Services Department (Mamie George)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:

Do you remember your favorite hair accessory from the '80s and ‘90s, the scrunchie?  It has made a comeback!

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Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Program Type: History/Genealogy
Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:

Learn how to use various databases to discover your ancestor's death date, burial & probate records.  Also, information on how to obtain obituaries, pension records & death certificates will be discussed.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intermediate 3D Printing

10:30am - 12:00pm
Required
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Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Workshop, Computer Classes, Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:

If you have taken our Intro to 3D Printing class, or if you have some experience, then come and learn some more advance techniques with us!

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a movie for families with preschool children aged 3-6 years. This 45-minute program concludes with an age-appropriate craft activity. 

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Program Type: Story Times, Arts & Crafts
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
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Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:

Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a movie for families with preschool children aged 3-6 years. This 45-minute program will conclude with an age-appropriate craft activity.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:

Mission Bend Branch Library hosts a weekly ESL conversation circle where English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a relaxed, friendly environment.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Sienna Art Club: Winter Wood Shop

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
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Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Conference Room 2A (Sienna)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:

Whether you are a beginner, an expert, or somewhere in between, join us for a fun afternoon of learning and skill sharing with other artists and crafters. Please feel free to bring a project you are working on to share with the group.

This event is in the "Elementary" group.
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Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:

Join us twice a month as we explore culture and traditions of countries around the world! Children in grades K-5 are invited to participate in activities, crafts, and more in this special series of After School Break.

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
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Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:

We will be chatting about what we are reading and sharing our favorite books. This is a free flow discussion to get to know books old and new.

This event is in the "Elementary" group.
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Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Multipurpose Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:

Second Wednesday of the Month.  A program just for kindergarteners.  This month kindergarteners will explore the science of snow and make their own fake snow.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #2 (University)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:

Join us for a lively discussion of Nowhere Girl, by Cheryl Diamond.  There are copies of the book available inside the library.  You can also check out the ebook via Hoopla.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:

Join a lively discussion of "Destiny of the Republic" by Candice Millard. Copies of this selection may be obtained from the Mission Bend Branch Library.

This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #1 (University)
Age Group: Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Everyone
Description:

Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families. This 30-minute program will conclude with an age-appropriate take-home craft activity. Pajamas and blankets are welcome! 

This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Bob Ross Painting Hour

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Required
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Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:

Join us as we follow along with a happy, little Bob Ross tutorial! Supplies are limited. For more information, please call 281-238-2100. Registration Required. Register online or call 281-238-2100 to sign up.