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Wherever Curiosity Cruiser is, you can count on plenty of fun reading and family activities to be there, too. Check out where we’ll be next! Find us on Instagram @CuriosityCruiser to see our past adventures!

Cruise the Calendar

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30

Mar

Curiosity Cruiser Appearance at Rockets Game

3/8/18 4:30 pm - 3/8/18 7:30 pm

Toyota Center

18

Apr

Northwest Assistance Ministries

11/15/18 9:00 am - 11/15/18 2:00 pm

15555 Kuykendahl Rd, Houston, TX 77090

28

Apr

Houston Zoo Literacy Festival

4/30/18 9:00 am - 4/30/18 1:00 pm

Houston Zoo

3

May

“Spring Fling” at the Women’s Home – Mabee WholeLife Service Center

4/30/18 3:00 pm - 4/30/18 5:00 pm

1839 Jacquelyn Dr, Houston, TX 77055

Come join the Curiosity Cruiser for a fun story time and family activities.  Tour the Cruiser, meet Owlbotron, the reading super hero, and receive a book for your home library.

2

Jun

Touch A Truck at Harris County Public Library – Parker Williams Branch

5/15/18 10:00 am - 5/15/18 1:00 pm

Parker Williams Branch Library 10851 Scarsdale Boulevard, Suite #510

Come explore many vehicles, including the Harris County Public Libraries own Curiosity Cruiser.  Climb on board and meet the Houston Newest Literacy Superheros, Owlbotron and Northtale!

5

Jun

Houston Food Bank

6/1/18 10:45 am - 6/1/18 2:00 pm

535 Portwall St. Houston, TX 77029

Harris County Public Library’s Newest Mobile Unit, the Curiosity Cruiser, invites every child to climb aboard, meet the Superheroes, Owlbotron and Northtale, and receive a FREE book donated by the Barbara Bush Literacy Foundation.

21

Jul

MMA Elite

7/11/18 11:00 am - 7/11/18 2:00 pm

10640 Westheimer Rd. Houston, TX 77042

Come and join the Superheroes of reading, Owlbotron and Northtale!  Climb aboard the Curiosity Cruiser and receive a free book.

24

Jul

Barbara Bush @ Cypress Creek Branch Library-Truck-a-Palooza

7/13/18 3:00 pm - 7/13/18 4:30 pm

6817 Cypresswood Drive Spring, TX 77379

Climb aboard Harris County Public Library’s mobile library, the Curiosity Cruiser.  Meet the Superheroes of reading, Owlbotron and Northtale and receive a free gift when you do!

28

Jul

Aldine ISD Family Engagement Expo 2018

11/15/18 8:00 am - 11/15/18 2:00 pm

M.O. Campbell Educational Center 1865 Aldine Bender Road Houston, TX 77032

12

Aug

“Back 2 School Weekend” at The Worship Center

11/15/18 12:00 pm - 11/15/18 2:00 pm

9522 Veterans Memorial Drive Houston, Texas 77038

Harris County’s Newest Mobile Library will be making a stop to provide each child with one book for the new school year.  Climb aboard and meet the Reading Superheroes, Owlbotron and Northtale!

13

Aug

Spring Branch Community Health Center Celebrates National Health Week

8/11/18 1:00 pm - 8/11/18 3:00 pm

8575 Pitner Rd. Houston, Texas 77080

17

Aug

WHAM “Fun Lunch Friday”

8/17/18 11:30 am - 8/17/18 1:30 pm

St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church 10503 Westheimer Houston, TX 77042

The Curiosity Cruiser will be here with books and activities for the kids. Clime aboard the Cruiser and receive a free book, meet the Mascot of Reading: Owlbotron and Northtale!

3

Sep

15th Annual Foodtown Labor Day Parade

8/24/18 10:00 am - 8/24/18 12:30 pm

2633 Trailing Vine Rd. Spring, Texas 77373

15

Sep

Southern Living “Beyond the Storm” Showcase Home

11/15/18 10:00 am - 11/15/18 2:00 pm

The Curiosity Cruiser will be showcasing its library collection! Come aboard and read a book!

22

Sep

Southern Living “Beyond the Storm” Showcase Home

11/15/18 10:00 am - 11/15/18 2:00 pm

The Curiosity Cruiser will be showcasing its library collection! Come aboard and read a book!

11

Oct

Curiosity Cruiser Book Mobile Story-time and Book Giveaway

21

Oct

Appearance at Harris County Precinct 4 – Sunday Afternoon in the Park

11/15/18 12:00 pm - 11/15/18 4:00 pm

Burroughs Park

Join the Curiosity Cruiser at Sunday Afternoon in the Park for a fun story time and a book giveaway!

Sunday Afternoon in the Park Flyer 2018

27

Oct

Curiosity Cruiser Appearance at Fall Fiesta at the SBFDC

10/22/18 9:00 am - 10/22/18 11:00 am

Spring Branch Family Development Center

Fall Fiesta 2018 Flyer/Information

Come join the Curiosity Cruiser at the Fall Fiesta at the Spring Branch Family Development Center for family fun and a book giveaway for all ages!

3

Nov

Nabor House Community 2018 Fall Festival

10/27/18 10:30 am - 10/27/18 2:30 pm

Come out and join the Curiosity Cruiser at the Nabor House Fall Festival for family fun, games and a Curiosity Cruiser book giveaway!

10

Nov

Tomball Community Library

11/15/18 1:00 pm - 11/15/18 3:00 pm

The Curiosity Cruiser will make an appearance at Lone Star College – Tomball Community Library for a Cruiser book giveaway! Saturday storytime and fun crafts will take place inside of the library.

14

Nov

Curiosity Cruiser Book Mobile Appearance at Middle School

12/17/18 11:30 am - 12/17/18 1:00 pm

29

Nov

“Careers on Wheels” at Southbelt Elementary School

11/27/18 8:30 am - 11/27/18 11:30 am

The Curiosity Cruiser makes an appearance at Southbelt Elementary School’s “Careers on Wheels!”

1

Dec

Jacinto City’s Annual Christmas Parade

1/28/19 3:00 pm - 1/28/19 5:00 pm

Please join us at the Jacinto City’s Annual Christmas Parade! The Curiosity Cruiser will have a book giveaway at the end of the parade.

4

Dec

Curiosity Cruiser Book Mobile – Book Giveaway and Story-time

11

Dec

Curiosity Cruiser Story-time and Book Giveaway

12/17/18 12:15 pm - 12/17/18 1:30 pm

15

Dec

HAY Center Holiday Celebration

12/17/18 11:00 am - 12/17/18 2:00 pm

The Curiosity Cruiser makes an appearance at the Houston Alumni and Youth (HAY) Center for a Holiday Celebration and book giveaway for all ages.

12

Feb

Curiosity Cruiser Elementary School Story-time and Book Giveaway

15

Feb

Curiosity Cruiser Preschool Story-Time and Book Giveaway

21

Feb

Curiosity Cruiser Elementary School Story-Time and Book Giveaway

23

Feb

Barbara Bush Branch Library

2/26/19 1:00 pm - 2/26/19 3:00 pm

The Curiosity Cruiser makes an appearance at the Barbara Bush Branch Library for a book giveaway! The library invites everyone to join their annual African American Read In, held in partnership with E.B.O.N.Y.

 

2

Mar

Harris County 2019 Employee 5K Run & Pedal the Park

2/26/19 8:00 am

The Curiosity Cruiser makes an appearances at the Harris County Employee 5K run and Pedal in the Park!

2

Mar

Happy Birthday Dr. Suess!

5

Mar

Curiosity Cruiser Elementary School Story-Time and Book Giveaway

7

Mar

Curiosity Cruiser Elementary School Story-Time and Book Giveaway

28

Mar

Curiosity Cruiser Appearance at Rockets Game

1/28/19 5:30 pm - 1/28/19 8:30 pm

Toyota Center

10

Apr

Happy National Mobile Library Day!

12

Apr

Gregory Lincoln Education Center

4/12/19 9:00 am - 4/12/19 3:00 pm

13

Apr

Shakespeare Festival

4/13/19 1:00 pm - 4/13/19 7:00 pm

Tom Burroughs Park 9738 Hufsmith Road Tomball, Tx 77375

20

Apr

The Luke Church Spring Fest

4/17/19 12:00 pm - 4/20/19 2:00 pm

The Luke Church 2380 S. Houston Ave. Humble, TX 77396

24

Apr

2019 Arabia Shrine Circus

4/24/19 10:00 am - 4/24/19 1:30 pm

Fort Bend County Fairgrounds

The Curiosity Cruiser will be giving away books to sponsored children at the 2019 Arabia Shrine Circus from Wednesday, April 24th through Friday, April 26th, 2019!

25

Apr

2019 Arabia Shrine Circus

4/25/19 10:00 am - 4/25/19 1:30 pm

Fort Bend County Fairgrounds

26

Apr

2019 Arabia Shrine Circus

4/26/19 10:00 am - 4/26/19 1:30 pm

Fort Bend County Fairgrounds

1

Jun

Harris County Precinct 4 – Summer Reading Program Kickoff: A Universe of Stories

6/1/19 10:00 am - 6/1/19 2:00 pm

Burroughs Park, 9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball, TX 77375

8

Jun

Aldine Early Learning Festival

6/8/19 9:00 am - 6/8/19 1:00 pm

Blanson CTE Highschool 311 West Road, Houston, TX 77038

Hope to see you there!

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Curiosity Cruiser is a state-of-the-art mobile library that provides Houston children with access to books and exciting educational programs that integrate reading with science, math, technology, writing, and the arts.

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The Harris County Public Library system provides a broad range of traditional and online library services through 26 branch libraries in Harris County, Texas.