Upcoming Events

Library Branch

Start Time

Age
Program Type

Craft Club @ Cinco Ranch

July 23, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Multipurpose Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Workshop, Arts & Crafts
Description:
Whatever experience level you are at – from beginner to advanced – anyone who enjoys any type of crafting is welcome to attend.  These meetings are drop-in events where you may share tips, get ideas and inspiration, and enjoy the camaraderie o...

Computer Class: Word Advanced

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (University)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Would you like to learn more advanced features of Word?  Learn to use a variety of features that will allow you to create personalized documents. This class builds upon skills learned in Basic and Intermediate Word. Registration required; reg...

Social Media for Business

July 23, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Business/Finance, Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
If you are looking for ways to integrate social media into your small business or are even just trying to figure out if social media would benefit your business, please join us.  ...

DIY Galaxy Bath Bombs

July 23, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Health/Wellness
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Come create your own bath bombs! Participants will learn how to create their own bath products using common household goods and natural ingredients. Materials will be provided; however, seating is limited, so registration is required. Register o...

Microsoft Excel 2010 Intermediate

July 24, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Take Excel further by learning how to insert columns, rows, and cells, use format painter, merge cells, utilize wrap text and shrink text, add grid lines, work with specific types of numbers such as money and time, and use constants i...

JAVA for Beginners

July 24, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Description:
A student presenter from Clements High School will teach the basics of programming, control structures, and graphics. Participants will create a simple, playable, user-controlled game or animation. This is a six session class, and participants must r...

Computer Class: Learning Express Library 101

July 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (University)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Learning Express Library is an interactive online learning platform featuring practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks pertaining to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and g...

Teen Art Hour

July 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2A (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Come and let out your inner artist. Express yourself in any way at the Teen Art Hour. Program is for those in 9 - 12 grades. Materials for this program are made possible by the Friends of the George Memorial Library. ...

Young Adult Advisory Council

July 24, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: YA Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult
Description:
The Sienna Branch 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, help make the library a better place, and meet other teens. ...

JAVA for Beginners

July 25, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Description:
A student presenter from Clements High School will teach the basics of programming, control structures, and graphics. Participants will create a simple, playable, user-controlled game or animation. This is a six session class, and participants must r...

YA Zipper Bags

July 25, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Multipurpose Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Workshop, Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
DIY zipper pouches are a fun beginner sewing project for all ages.  Learn how to sew a zipper in order to make useful bags and pouches for yourself, friends, and family.  Registration is required. For teens grades 9-12th Materials for thi...

Anime Binge

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Whether you are new to anime or an anime expert, come watch and discuss episodes of your favorite anime series. This program is for young adults and adults.       ...

Cookies & Canvas: a YA Painting Party

July 25, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #2 (University)
Age Group: Young Adult
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Summer school stressing you out? Bored hanging at home?  Well, what’s more relaxing than the beach? Students in grades 9-12 are invited to join us for this painting workshop. Participants will enjoy snacking on cookies and learn how to paint a s...

Friday Flicks for Teens and Adults: "First Man" (2018)

July 26, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
All adults and young adults are invited to attend a free screening of First Man (2018, PG-13), movie about legendary astronaut Neil Armstrong. It's set during the tumultuous decade leading up to Armstrong's historic Apollo 11 moon mission. ...

Outta This World Movies -- First Man

July 26, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Sugar Land Branch Library
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
All adults and young adults are invited to attend a free screening of First Man, an engrossing film that offers a look at the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on...

Summer Movies @ the Library "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

July 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
In keeping with our summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories", join us for an afternoon featuring the Guardians struggle to keep together as a team while dealing with their personal family issues, notably Star-Lord's encounter with his father the ...

HTML Coding Workshop

July 27, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (University)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn HTML coding from a software professional in our HTML coding class. This class will cover all the basics of HTML coding, including elements, attributes, headings, images, tables, and much more.  This class will be presented by Unite & I...

Outta This World Movies -- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindewald

July 27, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Sugar Land Branch Library
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
All adults and young adults are invited to attend a free screening of The Crimes of Grindewald, the second installment of the Fantastic Beasts series featuring the harrowing adventures of Magizoologist Newt Scamander. Popcorn and refreshments will...

College Success: Effective Study Skills

July 27, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Do you want to increase your GPA?  Do you want to increase the amount of information that you retain?  Do you want to be able to manage your time better and learn more efficiently?  If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then ...

Dungeons and Dragons

July 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Gather your party and venture forth! Beginners and veterans alike are welcome. Dice and character sheets will be provided. Meets the fourth Saturday of every month. Registration is required; register online, in person, or call 281-238-2800. ...

The Apollo Mission

July 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
University Branch Library
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #1 (University)
Age Group: Middle Grades, Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures
Description:
NASA launched Apollo 11 to the moon 50 years ago.  What exactly did it take to accomplish this history-making mission?  Hear a behind-the-scenes account from one of the NASA scientists who helped make that dream a reality. In Part 1, sta...

Crafty Stitches

July 29, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Looking for a place to show off your knitting, crochet or other needlework skills? Come meet with your friends or make some new ones while catching up on your “stitches.” Please bring your own project and materials. No registration required; co...

Escape Room

July 29, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Missouri City Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Do you have what it takes to escape from a locked room? Test your detective skills and find the clues you’ll need to escape before your time runs out!  Will you make it—or will you fail? For ages 14-19. ...

YA Movie Night

July 29, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: YA Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Description:
Join the fun as we bring Spider-Man: Homecoming to life with an interactive screening. In this 2017 superhero action film, a teenage Peter Parker learns how to be a true superhero. This film is rated PG-13.   This program is for teens in g...

College Admissions with Less Stress

July 29, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures, Workshop
Description:
Are you a high school student or the parent of a high school student? Are you concerned about getting into the “right” college?  Come learn about the ins and outs of getting into a competitive college.  Kathy Rose, Executive Director of Col...

Microsoft Excel 2010 Formulas & Conditions

July 31, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Take Excel beyond simple math by using functions.  Learn to use logic functions like IF, AND, OR; reference functions like LOOKUP, VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP; and time functions like NOW and TODAY. ...

Microsoft Office 2016 Word Basics

July 31, 2019
10:00am - 11:30pm
Missouri City Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Learn the basics of word processing in Microsoft Word 2016.  This class covers inputting text, customizing text appearance, saving and reopening a document, and checking for errors. ...