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645FW: Clayton Extra - January 2014

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  • Max Heffler
    Jan 1, 2014
      Clayton Extra - January 2014


      Clayton Extra - January 2014

      No. 36

      Additional news from
      Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research
      5300 Caroline, Houston, TX 77004

      In This Issue

      Monthly programming

      Classes are approximately 1 hour, unless otherwise noted.


      To register online for Clayton Library programs, please visit the HPL events calendar at:  http://hpl.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp , and in the location box at the top right of the screen choose “Clayton,” then click the find button.  Note the month at the top of the screen.  If it is not the month you want, clicking on the month’s abbreviation will bring up the desired month and the events currently scheduled for that month.


      Find the program you desire to attend and click on it. On the next screen, fill in the name and telephone number fields and click on the ‘Complete registration” button.


      The next screen is your registration confirmation. You are finished and registered. When you have completed the registration, you may go back to the Events calendar and register for other events. If you have any questions about registering online or do not get a registration confirmation, please call 832-393-2600.


      January News and Programming



       Clayton Library’s Featured Event


      Gathering History:Crafting Traditions 

      Saturday, January 4th, 2014 11:00-12:00PM

      Every family has a history, and it takes many forms. This class, part of a series at Clayton, addresses the textile heirlooms that are part of a family's story. You'll learn the historical significance of textiles, proper preservation for your current treasures, and even how to create a legacy to share. Reservations required.  Please call 832-393-2600.  Adults/Teens.


      Other Library events include:

      Clayton Library Orientation

      Saturday, January 18th, 2014 10:00-11:45AM

      Learn about the vast resources and how to efficiently utilize genealogical research materials housed at the Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research.  No reservations needed, meet at the Information Desk in the library.  Adults/Teens. 


      Gifts that Give: Card Making and Scrapbooking

      Saturday, January 25th, 2014 10:00AM-12:00PM

      Interested in scrapbooking your family history but don’t know how?  Learn some of the basics of scrapbooking, plus learn some tips and tricks. Use some of the tools of the trade to make a greeting card and an envelope.  Reservations required, please call 832-393-2600.  Adults and teens (accompanied by an adult only).






      Additional information about Clayton Library

      Hours of operation:
      Monday: Closed
      Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
      Wednesday: 10am - 8pm
      Thursday: 10am - 6pm
      Friday and Saturday: 10am - 5pm

      We are closed on City of Houston holidays. Click here for the holiday schedule. http://www.houstonlibrary.org/library-holidays.

      To search the Houston Public Library catalog for Clayton’s materials, choose the "Advanced Search" option here: https://halan.sdp.sirsi.net/client/hou, then limit your search by library to Clayton Library Center for Genealogical research.

      If you need driving directions to Clayton from Houston's major freeways, click here: http://www2.houstonlibrary.org/clayton/about_directions.html

      For more information, visit the Clayton Library webpage at: http://www.houstonlibrary.org/clayton

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