TOMBALL, TX – Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library Events
Outdoor family story time
Wednesdays, October 6, 13, 20, 27 at 10:00 a.m.
Join us outside for a family story hour, led by some of your favorite children’s librarians! Head to the grassy area in front of the LSC-Tomball Community Library for books, songs, finger games, and a on-the-go craft kit. Please prepare for the weather with blankets or chairs to sit on, sunscreen and bug spray, sunglasses or hat and plenty of water! This story hour is for all ages, but will be of particular interest to children 5 and under. This program will be canceled in the event of bad weather.
Virtual Alphabet Express
Thursdays, October 7, 14, 21, 28 at 10 a.m.
All aboard the ALPHABET EXPRESS! Join us on the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page as we walk the alphabet through this early literacy program! Each session focuses on 1 letter of the alphabet and includes songs, finger games, activities, and printable resources. This virtual program is for children aged 3 to 5.
Tomball Anime Club
1st Tuesday October 5th at 4:30 p.m. via Google Meet
(Register at https://www.hcpl.net/events/44696)
Do you like anime, manga and all things Japanese? Come join our Young Adult Anime Club.
This month’s topic will be How to Draw Anime – what makes manga / anime art different from typical styles of animation and comics?
(Email [email protected] with any questions.)
Monday October 4 at 3:30 p.m.
Curious about what to do after high school? Wondering if traditional college might not be for you? Join us for information on alternative career paths. Various careers are explored and people from the community are interviewed to learn more about how they got to the career they are in and explore the (sometimes winding) path that leads them to their current career.
(Email [email protected] for questions)
Teen Book Trailers
Monday October 18 at 3:30 p.m.
Join us on our Tomball Facebook page on the third Monday of the month for a new trailer based on a teen book!
Creative writing group for teens
3rd Tuesday, October 19 at 4:30 p.m. via Google Meet
(Register at https://www.hcpl.net/events/44705)
This is your chance to show off and share your creative writing skills! We are looking for teenagers to join our creative writing group. It’s the perfect place to share your writing and learn new techniques!
(Email [email protected] for questions)
Tuesday October 5 at 4:30 p.m.
Program in person. Go through the community engagement area and draw or paint a still life. Some supplies are provided, but feel free to bring your own sketchbook and materials!
ESL Online and Citizenship Chat
Mondays, October 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 10 a.m.
Tuesdays, October 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 4 p.m.
Come chat with Susan if you want to improve your English or learn more about the citizenship process. Contact Susan at [email protected] for more information
Online Book Interviews with Nick
1st Thursday October 7 at 1:00 p.m.
Join us for our monthly Book Talks! Adult librarian Nick will discuss less common titles from different genres. Connect to the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page!
Online Artist of the Month
1st Tuesday October 5th at 3:30 p.m.
Join us for our monthly artist of the month. Join us to chat with an artist from our community and find out what he loves about art. Connect to the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page
2nd Tuesday, October 12 and 28 at 10 a.m.
Join the Rootsquad Genealogy Group online every second Tuesday at 10:00 am to hear family history tips and discuss research questions. Use this link to join the meeting room: meet.google.com/faq-wrpd-byn
Online Scribe Tribe
Wednesdays, October 6, 13, 20 and 27 at 4 p.m.
Do you aspire to become a writer? Need comments or inspiration to motivate you? Whatever your level or what you write, join us for our Scribe Tribe online writing group. Email [email protected] to receive the Google Meet link and join us to motivate yourself and write your masterpiece.
Line art around Houston
Friday October 15 and 29 at 1 p.m.
Join me on a virtual journey to paint in place and explore the vibrant communities and places of Harris County.
Online Happy Ever Crafter
2nd Friday September 10 at 3:30 p.m.
Show your creative side and get started! Every second Friday of the month.
3rd Thursday, October 21 at 3:30 p.m.
Looking for your new favorite movie? Join us for themed movie recommendations of great movies you can watch for free through the Harris County Public Library! Connect to the LSC-Tomball Community Library Facebook page!
Grow with Google
Wednesday October 20 at 11 a.m.
Afternoon Book Club
Second Tuesday, October 12 at 2:00 p.m.
Please join us every second Tuesday to discuss the best in literary fiction. Email [email protected] for more information.
Overbooked: After Hours Book Club
2nd Monday, October 11 at 6.30 p.m.
Please join us online every second Monday to discuss books of various works of fiction. Email [email protected] for the event link.
After Austen Book Club
Last Monday October 25 at 7 p.m.
Please join us online on the last Monday of the month to discuss books on Jane Austen and books and topics adjacent to Jane Austen. Email [email protected] for the event link.
Page Masters Reading Club
Last Wednesday October 27 at 6.30 p.m.
Join us online last Wednesday to discuss the wonderful world of classical literature. Email [email protected] for the event link.