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Virtual: ESL Phrase of the Day

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
Build your English conversation skills by learning a new phrase. This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program (August 5). ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Let's Learn Origami! Dragon

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Everyone, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Follow along from home for paper folding fun as we learn the art of Japanese origami.  In this recording, we will learn to make a dragon.   This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of t...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

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: 98
Description:
Conversation Circle presents English learners of all levels an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills. Registration is required and a Zoom link will be delivered prior to the event. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Literary Lunch League - The Coffee Trader

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Join us for an online discussion of "The Coffee Trader" written by David Liss. This program will be presented via Zoom. Register here, and a link for the meeting will be emailed to you.  ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Virtual: Baseball String Bracelets

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Transform old baseballs and softballs into fun string bracelets!  Library staff will demonstrate how to remove the stitching from baseballs and softballs to create a unique, upcycled piece of jewelry.   This program will be a pre-reco...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

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 "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Learn to make simple window sun catchers.  We'll show you how to take coloring sheets and turn them into attractive sun catchers to be displayed in a window. View this video now ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Hair Braiding Tutorial

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Learn to weave hair into a simple braid and a fishtail braid.   This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program. ...

Virtual: Power Point Skills

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Description:
Power Point Skills classes will give you an overview of what Power Point 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 Class pa...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Spanish Word of the Day

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
Come learn some basic Spanish with our Spanish Word of the day every second and fourth Monday of the month! This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program.   ...
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Virtual: Mother Goose Time

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
A multisensory program featuring songs, simple sign language, finger plays and soothing lullabies for parents and caregivers of young babies. Recommended for infants from birth to 12 months of age. This program is a pre-recorded video. Click on th...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Pro Se Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Law
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
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.

Virtual: "Whiskey Sour" Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Join in a lively discussion of “Whiskey Sour” by J. A. Konrath. In lieu of a face-to-face meeting, the Mission Bend Book Club will meet via Zoom to discuss August’s title. Call 832-471-5900 to request the book club book to be included in your curbsid...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Virtual: Young Adult Advisory Council via Zoom

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
The Mission Bend Branch Young Adult Advisory Council meets monthly to express ideas, organize upcoming young adult activities, and suggest new teen programs for the branch. You can help make the library a better place for teens, and meet other young ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Barn Quilt Tape-istry

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Library staff will demonstrate making beautiful art using paint and tape to make layered patterns on canvas.   This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: ESL Phrase of the Day

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
Build your English conversation skills by learning a new phrase. This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program (August 12). ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Fantasy Sun Prints

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Create some fantasy-themed sun prints with First Colony Branch Library staff! Staff will demonstrate how to make sun-activated natural dyes using everyday household items and walk you through the process of using the dyes to make fun prints on paper....
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Virtual: Toddler Time - Music

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Parent and child activities for toddlers including songs, stories, finger plays, and a puppet show.This 20 minutes program is recommended for children aged 1-3. Families of toddlers and preschoolers may pick up to-go activity packets for each mont...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

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: 100
Description:
Conversation Circle presents English learners of all levels an opportunity to practice both their speaking and listening skills. Registration is required and a Zoom link will be delivered prior to the event. ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Virtual: YA Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Programs
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 98
Description:
Join us virtually to give your opinion on this month's book and hear what your peers think. This month we're reading Illuminae by Amy Kaufman. Note: This program will be presented as a video conference. Register here, and a link for the meeting wi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
Join us for a lively discussion of The Leavers, by Lisa Ko.  This program will be presented via Zoom. Register here, and a link for the meeting will be emailed to you on the day of the meeting. ...
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.

Virtual: Story Time - "Colors"

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Infant-Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Join us for a colorful Story Time! This multi-part Story Time is split into 8 individual segments. Watch as many, or as few, as you have time for -- each video lasts only a few minutes -- or you can watch the entire program for a full-length Story Ti...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Virtual: YA Book Page Rosette Letters

All Day
Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us to learn how to create beads out of paper, which you can use to make jewelry. This program will be a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will be added here the day of the scheduled program. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
Join in a discussion of A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. This program will be presented via Zoom. Register here, and a link for the meeting will be emailed to you. Copies of the book club title are available for curbside pickup. ...
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 in a discussion of "The Cuban Affair" by Nelson DeMille. After you have registered, we will send you a Zoom link for the discussion. Call 281-238-2800 for availability of print copies. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
This month, we will be discussing Sea of Stars Vol. 1: Lost in the Wild Heavens by Jason Aaron.  This title is available on Hoopla.   Please call Sienna Branch Library at 281-238-2900 with any questions. Registration required. ...