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

Virtual: Family Story Time - Sports

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Activities for children and their families including songs, stories, and sensory play.  Families of toddlers and preschoolers may pick up to-go activity packets for the month. These packets – available for pick up at the libraries’ curbside p...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: ESL Conversation Circle

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 95
Description:
Conversation Circle presents English learners of all levels an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills. Registration is required and a Webex link will be delivered prior to the event. ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Live: Young Adult Advisory Council

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Young Adult Advisory Council meets monthly to express ideas, organize upcoming teen activities, and suggest new teen programs for the branch.  You can earn volunteer hours and help make the library a better place for teens. Advisory Council w...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Join us virtually to give your opinion on this month's book and hear what your peers think. This month our selection is "The Wrath and the Dawn" written by Renee Ahdieh.  Copies of this selection may be obtained from the Cinco Ranch Br...
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Elementary, Middle Grades
Program Type: Games
Description:
Activities for youth in grades 4 - 8. Who doesn't like a little competition? Here is a fun craft for your active kiddos that is sure to yield hours of fun. Let's make a foosball table out of a shoebox! This would be a video demo WITH a take-and-m...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

In-Person Event: Tails & Tales from Around the World

10:00am - 10:45am
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Jodie E. Stavinoha Amphitheater
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Performances
Description:
Storyteller Toni Simmons brings her multicultural folktales to life with songs, rhythms, chants, and audience participation.  If you are unable to attend this event in person, it will also be live-streamed as a virtual event on the For...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Microsoft Excel Skills

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Description:
Microsoft Excel Skills is a video series covering a variety of skills, tips, and tricks when using Microsoft Excel.  Microsoft Excel is a Microsoft Office spreadsheet program that allows the user to create documents, flyers, and more. This pr...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Job Search Survival

5:45pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Description:
Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. The two-part “Job-Search Survival Tips” workshop will take place on Monday and Tuesday, August 2 and 3, from 5:40 to 8:30 pm. Different topic...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Virtual: Snaz Up Your School Supplies

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Learn three different techniques to dress up your school supplies.  Kelsie will demonstrate how to make washi tape pens, paint pour push pins, and decoupage notebooks.  This program is a pre-recorded video, which you can view here. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live - Pro Se Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Law
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Pro Se Basics Classes are intended to help those Self Represented Litigants. These classes are 1 hour long and cover important procedural information for Pro Se Litigants needing to start legal research, represent themselves in court, or needi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: Conversation Circle

10:30am - 12:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a friendly, relaxed environment. This group meets the first and third Tuesday of the month.   Conversation Circle will be meeting virtually at this time. Please...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Job Search Survival

5:45pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Description:
Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. The two-part “Job-Search Survival Tips” workshop will take place on Monday and Tuesday, August 2 and 3, from 5:40 to 8:30 pm. Different topic...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: ESL Conversation Circle

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
Conversation Circle presents English learners of all levels an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills. Registration is required and a Webex link will be delivered prior to the event. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Join us for a discussion of the book "An Irish Country Doctor" written by Patrick Taylor.  Copies of this selection may be obtained from the Cinco Ranch Branch Library.  Note: This program will be presented as a Zoom video conferenc...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Live: JackBox Game Session

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Join us live while we play games virtually using JackBox! Have fun with trivia, improv games, and more! This program will be presented live via WebEx. Registration required. ...
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Description:
Are you a K-Pop fan? Join us as our Adult Services staff highlight both fiction and non-fiction titles that every fan of K-Pop will love. Titles to be discussed are “Shine” by Jessica Jung, “K-Pop Confidential” by Stephan Lee, “I’ll be the One” by Ly...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live - Express Class

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Law
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Express Classes intended for Legal Professionals and the public to learn basic software. These are introductory classes to technology in your legal practice. Classes include legal formatting in Microsoft Word, presentations in Microsoft Po...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: Craft Corner

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Chat with other crafters and bring your own project to “show and tell.” All types of craft are welcome: art, needlework, woodwork, and more. Attendees can share what they are working on and find inspiration in what others have made. Registration i...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: Talk Back Book Club

11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Join our discussion of the book, “The Princess Bride” by William Goldman. Talk Back is a book club that covers a variety of fiction and non-fiction titles alike that occurs on the first Saturday of each month. The upcoming title can be obtained by ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: MS PowerPoint Skills

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Description:
MS PowerPoint Skills classes will give you an overview of what MS PowerPoint is, how to make a slide presentation with it, how to format your slides for a more dynamic presentation, and more! Check out our classes here at the Virtual Computer Clas...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: Spanish Conversation Circle

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Spanish learners of all levels get an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills. This program will be presented via WebEx. Register online, and a link for the meeting will be emailed to you. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: Sienna Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This month, we will be discussing The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson. This title is available in print, audio, and on Overdrive. Please call Sienna Branch Library at 281-238-2900 to check on the availability of print copies. Registratio...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live - Pro Se Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Law
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Pro Se Basics Classes are intended to help those Self Represented Litigants. These classes are 1 hour long and cover important procedural information for Pro Se Litigants needing to start legal research, represent themselves in court, or needi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Live: ESL Conversation Circle

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a friendly, relaxed environment. This conversation group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the each month. This program will be presented live via WebEx. Registration is re...