Katherine Tyra Branch Library / Bear Creek

Financial Basics-Saving for Your Future
Monday, February 20 2:00 p.m.
Come to this educational seminar to learn basic strategies on how to save for your future. This program is taught by Danny Lu, Marketing Director, World Financial Group.

Teen Time
Monday, February 20 4:00 p.m.
Teens, come to the library and have some fun. Watch a movie, make a craft, game, and more.

Computer Class: Beginning Word
Tuesday, February 21 10:00 a.m.
Learn more about Microsoft Word in this basic computer class. The first six students will be accommodated. First come, first serve. Please be sure to arrive on time.

Free Tax Help with the AARP
Tuesday, February 21 and Friday, February 24 at 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Get free tax help from the AARP. Please bring copy of last year’s return, W-2 forms from each employer, all 1099s, and receipts or cancelled checks for itemizing. You must have Social Security card for self and dependents. First come, first served. Sign up at the
Information Desk beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays and on the sign up sheet posted to the front doors after noon on Fridays.

Middle School Spot
Tuesday, February 21 4:30 p.m.
Come join the fun of Middle School Spot, a rotating program for ages 10-12. Activities include Gaming, Writing Workshop, and Maker Programs.

ESL Reading
Wednesday, February 22 6:00 p.m.
Open to individuals whose first language is not English. This free class will help ESL students learn to improve their reading skills. Open to people at all reading levels. No registration required.

Savvy Stitchers
Thursday, February 23 4:00 p.m.
Savvy Stitchers is a place to share ideas, to learn new knitting and crochet techniques or to teach someone else a new skill. Don’t miss out on the weekly fun. Make sure to bring your needles and yarn. All ages welcome.

Computer Class: Using Google Drive
Friday, February 24 1:30 p.m.
Learn to upload files to your own Google Drive account. Take advantage of free cloud storage space. Create documents and other common file types. Learn techniques on how to organize and access your own documents, images, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.

Chess

Friday, February 24 3:00 p.m.
Adults can come to the library to play chess. Join us for an afternoon of strategy and fun. Come alone or bring a friend. Also, bring a chess board if you wish. The library will have two tournament boards to use.

Computer Class: Job Applicant Assistance (Bilingual) Asistencia con Aplicaciones
Friday, February 24 4:00 p.m.
This workshop is for adults who are in need of assistance with the online employment application process. Please call us to book this time slot.
The first person to call will be booked, others will be placed on a wait list. Please cancel within 24 to 48 hours if unable to attend. Please bring any relevant documents with you.
Spanish Description: Asistencia con aplicaciones de trabajo en la web–Este taller es para personas que necesiten ayuda para solicitar un trabajo en un sitio de la red. Lla.m.enos para apartar este horario. La primera persona sera considerada; las demas personas seran puestas en una lista por si hay aberturas. Favor de cancelar dentro de 24 a 48 horas si no puede atender. Por favor traer sus referencias y otros documentos importantes.

Computer Class: Android Phones
Saturday, February 25 11:00 a.m.
Come to the library to learn something new about your Android phone. Whether you already have one, or you are thinking about purchasing one, bring your questions to find out more.

ESL Conversation
Saturday, February 25 12:30 p.m.
Join our Conversational ESL class on Saturdays at 12:30 p.m.. Emphasis will be placed on verb tenses. New attendees will need to fill out an application. Everyone is welcome.

Yoga
Saturday, February 25 1:00 p.m.
Learn more about yoga, the ancient art based on a harmonizing system of development for mind, body, and spirit. Gain a sense of well-being, learn more about the origins of yoga, and learn some new poses.

All programs are free and open to the public.  The Katherine Tyra Library is located at 16719 Clay Rd, Houston, TX 77084 For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

Saturday, February 18 1:00 p.m. Come celebrate Black History Month with us at the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek. We are having a party to educate and display the importance of the Harlem Renaissance to our American culture.
Many great writers, artists, and musicians made wonderful contributions to our country due to the Harlem Renaissance, all good reasons to celebrate with music, videos, food and fun.
All programs are free and open to the public. For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

 

On Friday, January 27 at 1:30 p.m. the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek will offer a FREE interactive class. Learn to surf the internet. For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

at 1:30 p.m. the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek will offer a FREE interactive class. Learn to surf the internet. For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

Tuesday, January 24 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 25 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 26 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Come to the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek library to apply for your passport. The person receiving the passport must be present. Call the District Clerk’s Office at 713-755-1674 for more information, or to make an appointment. Walk-ins are also accepted.
For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

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Wednesday, December 7   6:30 PM
Are you interested in helping your community? Volunteer at the – Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek! Pick up an application at the information desk. Must attend orientation before volunteer work can begin. Anyone under 18 needs parental permission. Volunteers under 14 must volunteer with a parent or guardian’s supervision.

For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net                       

Hoopla Logo blue 300dpiOn Saturday, December 3rd at 3:30 p.m. bring your tablet, smartphone, laptop, (or borrow one of the library’s computers) and come to the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek branch library where we will go over how to download ebooks, movies, TV shows, graphic novels, and music on Overdrive, Hoopla and OneClickDigital for free. Learn to download popular magazines through Flipster. All you need is a Harris County Public Library card. For more information call 281-550-0885.

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Join us at this informational session to get your finances in order. Learn more about a

wide variety of financial topics at our free financial planning workshops. Anyone

interested in attending should RSVP to Madelin Ramos: mramos@2020fa.com

 


Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek

All programs are free and open to the public. For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net