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Posted on: February 8, 2024

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Next Week's Events

History Club

Monday, February 12 from 7 to 8 p.m.; for adults
The History Club meets on the second Monday of each month to discuss local history, Texas history, or American history topics that cover a wide range of interests. Attendance can be in person or via Zoom. Please contact Caris Brown at
The topic for February 12 will be Archaeologists of Houston.

Teen Writers Club

Tuesday, February 13 from 5 to 6 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Discover the writer within you! Refine your skills and find inspiration through fun writing activities while supporting each other through the creative writing journey. 

Computer Class: Greeting Cards

Wednesday, February 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.; for adults
Use the Canva app to create greeting cards for birthdays, Valentine's Day, and more!

After School Special: Food Festa

Thursday, February 15 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; for ages 6 to 11
Throw out the rulebook! Here you get to play with your food as we make delightful creations! 
Food Allergens may be present at program. *
On February 15, we'll be working with Delectable Aquariums!

Galveston Local Author

Saturday, February 17 from 1 to 3:30 p.m.; for adults
Come meet June Collins Pulliam, daughter of author Izola Collins, who will share her mother's book, Islands of Color, with us. This book discusses the history of the Juneteenth celebration.


Upcoming Events

I Spy 

Week of Monday, February 19 through 25, all day; for ages 5 to 11
With your little eye can you find all the items hidden in the Children’s Section? The theme will be the sea!

Construction Zone

Tuesday, February 20 from 2 to 3 p.m.; for ages 5 to 11 
Grow your engineering skills with fun challenges! Can you build it? Yes, you can!


Tuesday, February 20 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.; for ages 12 to 18
Do you scream at your television knowing you could do better than contestants in game shows? Step into their shoes and compete with others in classic game shows! This program is led by a Teen Advisory Board member.

Computer Class: Cheaper Alternatives to Cable

Wednesday, February 21 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.; for adults
Discuss different TV streaming options and see what's available!

After School Special: Builders, Inc.

Thursday, February 22 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; for ages 6 to 11
Are you a Master Builder? Use your skills to complete our challenges.

Don't Miss This!

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