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Cypress South March 2018


THE TITMOUSE CLUB The Titmouse Club is a nature program for children ages 2 ½ to 5 sponsored by the Houston Audubon Docent Guild. The program is offered every Tuesday and Wednesday morning, 10 to 11 AM, from mid-September until mid-May at the Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary, 440 Wilchester Boulevard. Each week features a different nature theme and may include nature talks, stories, hands-on activities and walks in the woods. For more information, go to and look under Audubon Docents. The cost is $5 per child per session or a 5-session card can be purchased for $20. The child must be accompanied by an adult during the program. Park in the Memorial Drive United Methodist Church parking lot at 12955 Memorial Drive, enter the nature sanctuary through the marked gate and proceed on the path to the log cabin. Upcoming programs include: March 6 th & 7 th : Gardening for Kids March 13 th & 14 th : (no mtg. - Spring Break Camp) March 20 th & 21 st : Butterflies & Moths March 27 th & 28 th : Animal Babies April 3 rd & 4 th : Wildflower Power April 10 th & 11 th : Dragonflies April 17 th & 18 th : Turtles April 24 th & 25 th : Fishing Fun TUTORIAL SERVICES Igniting a Spark for Learning • Specializing in Reading & Writing • Individualized Support • Experienced Classroom Teacher & Administrator • Flexible Schedules 713-494-0549 Joel Muller AFTER SCHOOL NATURE EXPLORERS CLUB Nature Explorers Club is designed for school-age children (ages 6-10, K-5 th ) who are interested in investigating the natural world. Each month we will explore a different ecology topic, focusing on our own native plants and animals. We will make a craft to take home, go on a nature hike, dip-net for fish and tadpoles in the ponds and get to know the plants and animals of the Bayou City! Fee/reservations are required. Reserve your child’s spot at For more information contact Bethany Foshee, Docent Programs Coordinator, or 713-932-1639. Upcoming programs include: March 22 nd : Baby Animals April 19 th : Snakes Alive! OWL PROWLS Houston Audubon Docent Guild sponsors 4 owl prowls for the 2017-18 season. Owl prowls begin with a lively program on owls including an opportunity to meet live, rehabilitated owls followed by a walk in the woods in search of wild owls. For more information, to reserve and pay online go to Owl Prowl dates - March 9, 2018. Owl Prowls start at 7 PM, end at 9 PM and begin in the log cabin at the Edith L Moore Nature Sanctuary. The fee is $12 for adults and $8 for children (ages 6-17). All prowlers must be at least 6 years of age and there must be at least one adult present for each two children. Dress for walking in the woods and the weather. Please park in the Memorial Drive United Methodist Church west parking lot at 12955 Memorial Drive or the Sanctuary’s small lot at 440 Wilchester. Pre-registration is required and there is a maximum number of participants for each prowl. 281-304-9488 11740 Barker Cypress Hablamos Español Providing Insurance and Financial Services Home Office: Bloomington, Illinois 61710 24 March 2018 | Cypress Community Newsletter

LONE STAR COLLEGE - CYFAIR LIBRARY 9191 Barker-Cypress Road, Cypress, TX 77433 281-290-3210 HOURS: Monday through Thursday, 7 AM-10 PM, Friday-Saturday, 8 AM-6 PM and Sunday, 1 PM-6 PM. HCPL’s 2017 Summer Reading Program began on June 5 th . Programs available for Adults, Teens, and Children. • FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY - The LSC-CyFair Friends Bookstore accepts gently used books year-round, offering them to the public for a set donation amount. The store is open six days a week and staffed by volunteers. Proceeds support library programs. Help support our community library. • CYFAIR LIBRARY BRANCH BLOG PAGE at, for news and events about the library and college and in the community. • FACEBOOK at LSC-CyFair Branch Library. • WEEKLY EVENTS & PROGRAMS EMAIL REMINDER, the Library eUpdate: subscribe at Note: All programs are subject to change. Please contact the library or visit the website for up-to-date information. ADULT EVENTS & PROGRAMS BOOK CLUBS: BACK IN TIME: HISTORICAL FICTION BOOK CLUB - 1 PM, LRNC 131 BOOK CLUBS: BOOKS WITHOUT BORDERS – 1 PM, LRNC 131 or 7 PM, LRNC 215 BOOK CLUBS: I LOVE A MYSTERY BOOK CLUB - 12 PM, LRNC 131 Common Thread: Knitting, Crocheting and Needlework Group Tuesdays: 9-10:30 AM, LRNC 116. COMPUTER WORKSHOPS, LRNC 105 Call for info. eBOOK/eREADER WORKSHOPS eBooks Appointments now available. Make an appointment at LoneStar. edu/library/15938. ESL: TALK TIME - Mondays, 1-2 PM, LRNC 215 Tuesdays, 2:45-3:45 PM, LRC 215 SPANISH CONVERSATION CLUB Mondays, 1-3 PM, LRNC 131 Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 PM, LRNC 118 ADULT LIBRARY PROGRAMS See the full schedule of Adult Programs and Activities at library/ or call 281-290-3214/3218. Note: All programs are subject to change. Please contact the library or visit the website for up-to-date information. TEEN EVENTS & PROGRAMS BOOK CLUB: (Registration required) SCREEN - PLAY: Tweens & Teens only (ages 10 - 18) 5-6 PM: Games, 6 PM: Movie - Teen Room. See the full schedule of Teen’s Programs and Activities at library/cyfair-children-services. CHILDREN EVENTS & PROGRAMS • Mondays: BABY TIME (6-24 months) - 9:30 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:30 AM. • Tuesdays: Toddler Time (2-3 1/2 years) - 9:30 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:30 AM. • Wednesdays: Preschool Time (3-6 years) - 9:30 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:30 AM. • Thursdays: Spanish Time/Tiempo de cuentos (2-6 years) - 11 AM BABY PAJAMA TIME: 1 st Tuesday, 6 PM (up to 24 months) FAMILY STORYTIME: 2 nd Tuesday, 6:30 PM (all ages) FAMILY FUN ACTIVITIES, 5 PM: Thursdays, for children of all ages. Limited to 40 children. FAMILY GAME NIGHT: Thursdays at 6:30 PM. For children of all ages. Limited to 40 children. See the full schedule of Children’s Programs and Activities at LoneStar. edu/library/cyfair-children-services. All programs are free and open to the public. Cypress Community Newsletter | March 2018 25