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This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures, Workshop
Description:
Are you writing a book but it's taking forever? Here are 5 tips for getting that first draft down on the page faster.   Note: This program is a pre-recorded video. A link to the video will appear here by the scheduled date. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Horror Books to Thrill You

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Virtual Programs
Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lectures
Description:
Lexie from Sienna talks about some of the best horror books to read when looking for Frights and Thrills! This list has exactly what you’re looking for!! Featuring: Unsub by Meg Gardner, the Colter Shaw Series by Jeffery Deaver, Mexican Gothic by ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Everyone, Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, as part of an ongoing series of virtual lectures, Dr. Jesus J. Esparza from Texas Southern University will be presenting on how Latino contributions to the Second World War. He’ll discuss how thousands of ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lectures, History/Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Professor Garza will be lecturing on some of the famous politicians of Texas, since the beginning of Texas history up until the present day.   Note: This program will be presented as a video-conference. Register here, and login information...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual: Genealogy Symposium

All Day
Virtual Programs
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Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Lectures, History/Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
This virtual event features six video programs with a variety of topics and exciting speakers. Be sure to register for this program for access to the online programming. Co-sponsored by the Central Texas Genealogy Society, Texas Sta...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Lectures, History/Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Dr. Cox will provide a geographic and chronological overview of Native American life in Texas from the prehistoric to the modern moment with a particular focus on the 19th century experience of Caddos, Cherokees, Apache, and Comanche in Texas. ...
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: Lectures, Workshop
Description:
Imperial Sugar was the oldest business in Texas before it shut its doors forever in 2003. Sugar cane was being grown in the area that became Sugar Land as early as the 1830s. Stephen F. Austin was the original land grant owner of the property that la...