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Posted on: July 27, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Library Happenings

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Next Week's Events

Tiny Art Painting Party

Sunday, July 30 from 1 to 3 p.m.; for adults
Come design your own canvas! Canvases and painting supplies will be available for patrons to use. Supplies are limited to one canvas per person, but participants are free to bring their own 3-inch x 3-inch canvas to decorate.  All art returned by August 5 will be displayed in the Tiny Art Exhibit on the second floor from August 7 through September 1!

Teen Aspiring Authors

Tuesday, August 1, from 5 to 7 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Grow as an emerging author! Share your works in progress with fellow writers and provide feedback for each other. This program is hosted by a Teen Advisory Board member.
Note: Please bring your original works so that other aspiring authors can provide feedback. Original works may include PG-13 and TV-14 content. 

Adult Crafts-to-Go

Thursday, August 3, pick-up is all day as long as supplies last
Pick up your bag of materials to make a Button Tree Art craft! Supplies are limited, so availability will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Happy crafting! 

Mad About Hoops

Thursday, August 3 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; for all ages
Be a part of this interactive program with games, lessons, and contests. There will also be an exciting LED hula hoop show and a read-along of the children's book Tessa Tries to Hula Hoop!

Pop-Up Storytime at Hometown Heroes Park

Friday, August 4 starting at 10:15 a.m.; for children and families
Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes! H-E-B is generously donating popsicles and free things for all attendees! Hometown Heroes Park: 1001 E League City Pkwy, League City, TX 77573

 

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Upcoming Events

I Spy 

Week of August 7 through 13, all day; for ages 5 to 11
With your little eye can you find all the items hidden in the Children’s Section?

Rock Painting

Tuesday, August 8 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; for all ages
Stop by, hang out, and paint rocks. You can add your own inspirational thoughts to them before dropping them off to be a part of one of our League City Parks kindness rock collections. Or take yours home to add to your garden!

Clash of the Cards

Wednesday, August 9 from 5 to 6:30 p.m., for ages 12 to 18
Explore new ways to sharpen your skills with strategy-based card games such as Exploding Kittens and Magic: The Gathering! All experience levels are welcome. This program is hosted by a Teen Advisory Board member.
Note: Card games will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own card games if they are interested in a specific teen-rated game.

Orbit and Astros Parade

Thursday, August 10; Parade: 10:30 a.m., Orbit Program: 11:00 a.m.; for all ages
Our favorite green mascot will help tell the story of kindness, books, and the importance of libraries!

Cookbook Book Club

Saturday, August 12 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.; for adults
Back-to-School Bento Boxes
Level up your school lunch game and take a chance on a perfectly packable lunch! Bring a copy of a recipe used, photo inspiration, or results to share with the group. 

Don't Miss This

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