August 18th at 6:30pm Managing Files and
Folders. Learn how to save and organize your files on
your computer or on various removable storage devices such as a USB
flash drive. See Computer
Monday, August 22nd at 4:30pm
Introduction to Using Overdrive
Come to this session if you want help getting started, installing the
free software, or searching and downloading the free eBooks and
Tuesday, August 23rd
Wednesday, August 24th at 7pm
David LeFevre Crawford’s Civil War: Just after Ft
Sumter fell, enlisted as Private in 13th Pennsylvania, wounded as
Adjutant 139th Pennsylvania, 6th Corps just before Appomattox. W N
Crawford will talk about the 6th Corps in two decisive battles,
Gettysburg and Cedar Creek, and will recount the life and events of this
Civil War soldier through story, images, and song.
Thursday, August 25th at
for a Heavyweight starring
Anthony Quinn, Jackie Gleason, Mickey Rooney, and Julie Harris. Directed
by Ralph Nelson in 1956. This black and white film is not rated and is
90 minutes long. See Movie Night
1st at 6:30pm Computer
Class: Microsoft Excel Learn the basic applications of
this spreadsheet program. See Computer
13th at 7pm
Book Club will discuss The
Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
library has several copies of the book.
Click on the book title to access the library’s online catalog
and place a request for the book.
Wednesday, September 14th at 7pm Poetry
Reading with featured poet
Estess and Laura's Poetry Group. Sybil Pittman Estess, Ph.D., was one of eight finalists for Poet Laureate
of the State of Texas in 2009. She
is the author of her new fourth poetry release: Maneuvers,
2010, by Inleaf Press. Estess has taught at the University of
Houston, the University of St. Thomas, Rice University, Houston
Community College, and Blinn Colleges in Brenham and College Station,
Texas. She has served as a literature panelist for both the Texas Commission on
the Arts and the Cultural Arts Council of Houston as well as on the
Adult Education Council of Christ Church Episcopal Cathedral. Sybil
Pittman Estess was a founding organizer of the Houston Poetry Fest.
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