6718 Cypress Wood Drive, Spring, TX 77379 (281) 376-4610
Tax Preparation Assistance – Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm - & Mondays 1 to 8 pm. First come, first served.
Kindle E-book Demo – Tues., March 11th (2nd Tues.), 11 am – 2nd floor BBL Friends Lab – Registration required. Did you purchase a Kindle recently? If you have a Kindle, Kindle Fire, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch or Kindle Paperwhite you can download e-books from the HCPL’s Digital Media Catalog. Bring your Kindle, plus all cables & passwords. Library card needed to borrow digital books.
Genealogy Research Database Demo – Fri., March 7th, 11 am – 2nd floor BBL Friends Computer Lab. Registration required. Thinking of climbing that family tree & doing some family history research? Need to consult the U.S. Census for past years? Come see how to use Heritage Quest & Ancestry.com at our presentation.
Genealogical Research is now offered one Friday a month at 11 am – date varies – registration opens 30 days prior to the class, call Margaret Davis for the schedule.
Special Computer Class – Kindle eReader – Wed. March 12th, 10 am – BBL Friends Computer Lab – Stand-alone class – Kindle: We will examine the features, download &
read books, access email & the Internet. Bring your Kindle, all cables & passwords plus Amazon account. You will need your HCPL card to borrow books from the digital catalog. Registration required & limited to 12 students.
Computer Classes – Computer Basics, Intro. to Internet, Email, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint & Publisher. Dave Smith also teaches 3 additional classes that are one session only per month – Social Media, the Kindle & Digital Photography.
Each class meets for 1, two hour session. Registration is limited to 12 – first come, first served – (281) 376-4610.
Senior Classic Movie Morning – (2nd & 3rd Fridays) at 10 am in the Earl Elliott Room.
March 14th – Movie from 1939 starring James Stewart & Marlena Dietrich.
March 21st – Movie from 1942 starring Bette Davis, Ann Sheridan & Jimmy Durante.
Adult/Senior Games – Wednesdays, 10:00 am – Noon in the Earl Elliott Room on the 1st floor. Play dominos, traditional & Chicken Foot, or Rummikub with others. Meet new friends or bring a friend.
Seniors (60+) Computer Help - 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 10 am – Noon in the BBL Computer Lab – Are you 60+ and having trouble getting started with a computer? Drop in to the Senior Help Session & let our volunteer, Patsy, give you some assistance. Meet other seniors & share your computer experiences. No registration necessary.
Yoga for Stress Relief – Thursdays, Noon – 1 pm in the Earl Elliott Room. No registration is necessary.
Linda Popinski, certified yoga instructor, member of Yoga Association of Houston, has been practicing yoga 16 years. Free class will include breathing, meditation techniques, a relaxing form of yoga to relieve stress, create flexibility & calm mind & body. Please bring your own Yoga mat & beach towel.
Yoga with Rosa – Fridays, 2:30 to 4 pm – Please bring your own Yoga mat. No registration is necessary.
Beginning French Classes - Fridays – Noon – 1:30 pm - Marie Soulard, our volunteer French instructor, continues beginning French classes on Fridays. These are beginning conversational classes, so no previous knowledge of French is required. Come learn a new language & make new friends. No registration is necessary, just drop in.
Advanced French Classes - Wednesdays, 1 – 2:30 pm - Leila, a volunteer French instructor, has resumed her advanced French classes on Wednesdays. These are advanced conversational classes, so some knowledge of French is necessary. Come learn a new language & make new friends. No registration is necessary, just drop in.
Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminars – 1:30 – 3:30 pm (2nd & 4th Thurs.) Robin Bush Activity Room. Learn how to search for a job more effectively & make the most of your skills. Just drop in, no registration necessary.
March 13th – Rebranding Your Skills
March 27th – Evaluating Your Skills & Making A Plan
Journaling at the Library – Monday, March 17, 3:30 pm - Need motivation to write your life story? Join this beginner’s group. There is no right or wrong way. You can jot down ideas & write from those, or just come & listen.
Book Clubs at Barbara Bush
Evening Book Club – March 11th, 7 pm (2nd Tues.) will discuss The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. All are welcome, bring a friend. April’s selection is a movie based
on a book by Frances Mayes.
Afternoon Book Club – March 27th, 1:30 pm – Will discuss The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. The program will be repeated Friday, March 28th at 2:30 pm. Please feel free to attend either session. April’s selection is The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani.
The Great Books Discussion Group – March 17th, 7 - 8:45 pm in the WCR Conference Room – Will discuss On Dreams by Sigmund Freud Call Ed Boran for more
information at (281) 353-1450.