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Volunteer Spotlight: Darian Paul Bookmark

Volunteer Spotlight: Darian Paul
When it comes to volunteering, 16-year-old Darian Paul chooses to follow her passions. Since becoming a Mercer volunteer at 13, the teen has participated in volunteer projects that correspond to her interests in art, science, and gardening. “I was always interested in science,” she said. “When I learned how cool butterflies were, I started doing more research and really educated myself about butterfly gardens.” She came across multiple websites that offered information on butterflies and what they need to

Commissioner’s Classics Corner Bookmark

Commissioner’s Classics Corner
Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle is excited to bring Commissioner’s Classics Corner to Barbara Bush Branch Library. Now, visitors will have access to a wider selection of classic books in a prominent section of the library. The collection includes literary works from famous philosophers, political theorists, and novelists throughout recorded history. Commissioner Cagle selected many books in the collection from President Theodore Roosevelt’s Pigskin Library, Dr. Charles Eliot’s Five-Foot

Family Place Libraries Coming to Harris County Bookmark

Family Place Libraries Coming to Harris County
More programs for toddlers and young children are planned for eight Harris County libraries thanks to a $200,000 donation from the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation and Phillips 66. The Harris County Public Library will use the donation to convert eight libraries, including Barbara Bush Branch Library, into Family Place Libraries. The specially designed space will feature interactive materials, early literacy kits, games, toys, music and multimedia resources, learning stations, and of course, books.