Upcoming Events

Library Branch

Start Time

Age
Program Type

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. ...

Teen Chocolate Olympics

June 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Albert George Branch Library
Library Branch: Albert George Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Albert George)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Description:
Teen Chocolate Olympics Attention all teens! Join us for an evening of chocolate fun. Relay races, eating contests, M&M sorting and more! Bring your appetites and your friends.   No registration required. This program is spon...

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. ...

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...

Nebula in a Bottle

June 19, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Trap the beauty and mystery of a nebula in a bottle. Program is for those in 9 - 12 grades. Materials for this program are made possible by the Friends of the George Memorial Library. ...

Moon Glow T-Shirts

June 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Mamie George Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Mamie George Branch Library
Room: Adult Services Department (Mamie George)
Age Group: Young Adult
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
For high school students going into 9th – 12th grade.  Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with your very own glow in the dark moon t-shirt!  Bring your own black t-shirt and all other materials will be provided.  This p...

Young Adult Book Club

June 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: YA Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Travel back to 1770s New York and discover the love story of Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler in "Alex & Eliza" by Melissa de la Cruz. This program is for students in grads 9-12. No Registration required. ...

YA Spa Day

June 20, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
University Branch Library
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #2 (University)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Workshop, Arts & Crafts
Description:
Summer is for relaxing, and what better way to relax than with a spa day? Come learn how to make your own bath products with a few simple ingredients at our workshop for high school students. All materials will be provided and no advance registration...

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...

3D Design Challenge: Test It!

June 21, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Sienna Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: YA Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
In this second part of the 3D design challenge, attendees will use various methods to test out the capacity, stability and speed of the 3D-printed boats they designed in part one of the 3D Design Challenge. The winner(s) will receive a prize! This...

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...

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...

Princeton Review Practice Test: ACT

June 22, 2019
10:30am - 3:00pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Library Branch: Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Cinco Ranch)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Workshop
Description:
Fort Bend County Libraries have co-sponsored with Princeton Review to offer students an opportunity to take a full-length practice ACT exam. Space is limited and registration is required.  Last day to register is June 21, or when al...

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...

Dungeons and Dragons

June 22, 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: 0
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. This program is for ages 13 and up. Registration is required; register online, ...

Houston Museum of Natural Science Discovery Dome: Black Holes

June 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sugar Land Branch Library
Library Branch: Sugar Land Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Sugar Land)
Age Group: Everyone, Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Performances
Description:
Black holes are among the most mystifying, awe-inspiring phenomena in the Universe. What is a black hole? Where do they come from? How do we find them? Is there one in Earth’s neighborhood? Explore the latest scientific knowledge about black holes in...

Young Adult - Houston Paranormal Research Team

June 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Missouri City Branch Library
Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Lectures
Description:
Have you ever wondered how people prove whether supernatural events are fake or not? So does the Houston Paranormal Research Team. They’ll demonstrate how they investigate supernatural cases, the tools they use to prove or debunk people’s stories, an...

Young Adult - Chess Club

June 24, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Missouri City Branch Library
Library Branch: Missouri City Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (Missouri City)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Description:
Love chess? We do too! Players of every level welcome. Challenge rivals, make new friends, and just have fun!  We meet every Monday starting June 10th through July 22nd.  Learn new openings and techniques every session.  Fight your way...

Crafty Stitches

June 24, 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...

Young Adult - Bad Art Night

June 24, 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: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Come make BAD ART with us at the Missouri City Branch Library! Leave your good taste at the door and unleash your creativity! We’ll provide a variety of craft supplies, and you’ll try to make the ugliest piece of art that you can.  There’s no pr...

Young Adult Movie

June 24, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sienna Branch Library
Library Branch: Sienna Branch Library
Room: YA Room (Sienna)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Join the fun as we bring Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to life with an interactive screening. In this 2016 prequel, a band of rebels plots to seal the blueprints for a new super weapon, the Death Star, setting up the epic space opera to follow. Nomina...

Craft Club @ CR

June 25, 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: 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...

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Intermediate

June 26, 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: 11
Description:
Take your PowerPoint slide presentations further by customizing your images and adding motion and sound. ...

Teen Art Hour

June 26, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
George Memorial Library
Library Branch: George Memorial Library
Room: Room 2C (George Memorial)
Age Group: Young Adult
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. ...

Game Day @ Your Library

June 26, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult
Description:
Come play a variety of games: video games, board games, and an oversized Connect 4. This program is for ages 13 and up. No registration required. ...

Young Adult Advisory Council

June 26, 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. ...

University Branch Craft Squad

June 26, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
University Branch Library
Library Branch: University Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room #2 (University)
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join the University Branch Craft Squad and explore craft projects that fit a different theme at each meeting.  Make new crafty friends, learn a new craft or two, and share tips, tricks and resources with fellow crafters.  The craft squad me...