Summer Reading Club registration, go here:
Tuesday, July 29th at 1:30 - 2pm & 2:30 - 3pm Snakes
Alive by Tierni Sager. Grades K - 12. See
Wednesday, July 30th at 3:30pm (11-18 yrs.) Mad
Scientist Goggles See
Thursday, July 31st at 10:30am Computer Class: Introduction to
Microsoft Excel - Learn to use the essential tools of this spreadsheet
July 31st at
Library flicks with
Joan Fontaine and Laurence Olivier. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock in 1940.
This film is not rated and runs 130 minutes.
Monday, August 4th from 2-4pm Join us for
reading at our Stop, Drop, and Read Zone.
HEBuddy pays a visit. See
Monday, August 4th at
6:30pm Paying for College: What
to Know Before You Go.
presenter Raymond Van Buskirk, MBA, is a financing expert and a
former director of the U.S. Department of Education Grants and
Contracts. Raymond will share: The inside scoop about how
college scholarships and other aid are determined, strategies that
will help your family maximize aid,
tips for preparing your assets and income for maximizing aid,
and steps you can take NOW to begin strategizing your college
workshop is applicable to all families, but especially those with
students in middle school through high school.
Wednesday, August 6th at 7pm
Kathryn Lane will discuss New
Border Voices: an anthology published by Texas A&M University
Press. New Border Voices is an anthology of recent and rarely seen
writing by Borderlands artists from El Paso to Brownsville—and a hundred
miles on either side. Kathryn
Lane's story Baseball Over the Moon is featured in New
August 7th at 10:30am Genealogy: Introduction to
African-American Research (part 1 of 3) Nick Cimino, a professional
genealogist, will present three sessions on researching African-American
ancestors. Topics covered in this session are getting started with
your living family's knowledge; checklists, charting, timelines, and
interviewing; African-American surnames. The next sessions are
Thursday, September 4 at 10:30am, and Thursday, October 2 at 10:30am.
August 12th at 7pm
Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion.
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments are
August 13th at 7pm Pele of Polynesia Dance Group
will perform traditional dances from Tahiti, Samoa, New Zealand, Fiji, and
Hawai'i. They incorporate traditional and modern dances into their shows
set to beautiful, fun, tropical music.
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