Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type

Computer Class: Excel Advanced

June 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (University)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Would you like to learn even more about the features of Microsoft Excel?  This class will build upon skills learned in Basic and Intermediate Excel.  Registration required; register online, in person, or call 281-633-5100.  Registr...

Facebook Intermediate

June 18, 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: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This is for people who can log in and do the basics just fine but want to do more! In this class, you will learn how to use messenger, how to use the save for later feature, how to make albums, and how to create events. ...

Microsoft Excel 2010 Basic

June 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Sienna)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel 2010. Excel is a commercial spreadsheet program that features calculation tools designed to aid you in your financial and statistical needs. This class will get you started using Excel for your personal and work-re...

Night Reader's Book Club - The Second Mrs. Hockaday

June 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Conference Classroom (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Join in a discussion of the book, "The Second Mrs. Hockaday" written by Susan Rivers.  New members welcome.  Copies of this month's selection may be obtained at the Circulation Desk by either providing the book title or the book club name. ...

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Basics

June 19, 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
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Learn the basics of creating a slide presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. ...

Adult Computer Class - "Hands-On Internet"

June 19, 2019
10:15am - 11:45am
Sugar Land Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Tech Center (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Learn some of the basics steps and tips of navigating the Internet. Registration required; register online or call 281-238-2140 to register.   ...

Social Media

June 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Sienna Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Sienna)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
If you are intrigued by social media but are unsure where to begin, this class will cover a few of the more popular social media websites and apps to give you a place to start. We will have a brief overview of sites including Facebook, Twitter, Insta...

College Fair

June 19, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Description:
Are you trying to decide on the right college or university?  Come meet with admissions counselors from a variety of colleges and universities. This is a come and go event for high school students and their parents.  This event is sponso...

ESL Conversation Circle

June 19, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Conference 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. The Mission Bend ESL Conversation Circle takes place every Wed...

University Branch Culinary Club: Slow & Smoked

June 19, 2019
1:30pm - 3:00pm
University Branch Library
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #1 (University)
Age Group: Adult
Description:
Do you love food or have a love of cooking? Whether you’re someone who is just starting out as an at-home cook or someone who would love to share their cooking experience, there is something for everyone. Please join us at the University Branch Libra...

Computer Class: Publisher

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
University Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (University)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
In this introductory class, you will learn about the wealth of features Microsoft Publisher 2010 offers and the many uses the application has. The class will also include a simple step-by-step example.  Registration required; register online, in...

Pinterest

June 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Learn how to use Pinterest, a social media site akin to online scrapbooking that lets you organize and share all the interesting things you can find on the web. This class will look at creating an account, choosing your interests, and creating boards...

Express Class

June 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Fort Bend County Law Library
Registration
Library Branch: Fort Bend County Law Library
Room: Conference Room C (Law Library)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Law
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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 PowerP...

ESL Conversation Circle

June 20, 2019
10:15am - 12:00pm
Sugar Land Branch Library
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
Enjoy practicing your English skills in a fun, friendly environment. ...

Facebook

June 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Mission Bend Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Learn how to use Facebook, the popular social networking site. This class will look at how to create a Facebook account, setting up you profile, and adding friends. Registrants should ave a working e-mail and password. Registration required; register...

Conversation Circle

June 20, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Conference Room 2A (Sienna)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a friendly, relaxed environment. This group meets every 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. No registration required. ...

Book Break Book Club

June 20, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2A (George Memorial)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Please join us for a discussion of The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley. ...

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Series: Advanced

June 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: Computer Lab (Sienna)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Already an experienced PowerPoint user and want to learn even more?  Enhance your presentations with new, even more advanced skills!                   ...

Food For Thought Cookbook Club: Bread

June 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Mission Bend Branch Library
Library Branch: Mission Bend Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Mission Bend)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Join us at Mission Bend Library for fun featuring food! This month's theme is bread month! Try out some new recipes and bring your favorite to share, or just come enjoy food, conversation, and cooking tips! Not sure what to make? Ask our staff to hel...

Story Spinners Writing Club

June 20, 2019
5:30pm - 8:00pm
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Are you writing a book?  Or have you always wanted to write but don't know how to start?  Join fellow authors for creative thinking and discussions of the writing process. The program begins with introductions.  Pi...

Senior Series: Home Health & Home Care

June 21, 2019
10:30am - 12:00pm
University Branch Library
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #1 (University)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lectures, Workshop
Description:
Learn the difference from a panel of experts – they will help you understand what each service provides, who pays for it and how to select a company to provide what you need.  Presented by Liz McNeel, Certified Senior Housing Professional. &n...

ESL Pictionary

June 21, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Multipurpose Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
ESL Pictionary is a program being offered at Cinco Ranch by providing a fun opportunity to build vocabulary for English learners.  No registration is required. ...

B.Y.O.C. (Bring Your Own Craft)

June 21, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Sugar Land Branch Library
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Do you knit, bead, make rugs, hand stitch, or do any kind of handcraft? Come share your ideas, show off your work and get another crafter's eye and perspective. Chat and meet your neighbors while you work on your craft. Bring any project you're worki...

DIY Painted Glass

June 21, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Design and paint a glass jar to make a lovely accent piece or candle holder. These techniques can also be used on drinking glasses, bottles, and more. This program is for ages 13 and up. Registration is required; register online or call 281-238...

Genealogy - Homestead Act of 1862

June 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
George Memorial Library
Registration
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Computer Lab (George Memorial)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History/Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Are you the descendant of a homesteader? Over 270 million acres were set aside for claim. Join us to learn all about the Homestead Act of 1862 and the records associated with it including land patents and land entry files. We will discuss websites li...

Missouri City Pops Musical Performance

June 22, 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Jodie E. Stavinoha Amphitheater
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Middle Grades, Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Music, Performances
Description:
Lively patriotic music by talented local musicians with the Missouri City Pops will be featured on Saturday, June 22, beginning at 10:30 am, in the library’s Jodie E. Stavinoha Amphitheater. Under the direction of Linda Stiegler, the band will per...

Writing Workshop: Writing for Recovery

June 22, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Houston Writing Guild Workshop will explore how writing has a positive effective on mental and psychological improvement through times of disaster, health complications and stress.  Writing for recovery is not a new way to heal but one that is b...