The Living Room at HPL

Celebrate family and home this Spring!

Meet your neighbors over coffee, tea and food from all over the world. Share your favorite stories, traditions, games and hangouts that make Houston home to the most diverse population in the United States.


The Living Room @ Johnson Neighborhood Library
Saturday, June 16 | 12 PM – 3 PM
Theme: Juneteenth: Commemorate and Celebrate 
Commemorate and celebrate freedom, and learn the history behind Juneteenth. Dance, sing, and feast with your neighbors. BBQ donated from Bud's House of Meat.

The Living Room @ Henington-Alief Regional Library
Saturday, July 28, 2018 | 1 PM - 4 PM
Theme: Block Party!  A Taste of Africa
Join us as we celebrate the African Diaspora through culture, cuisine, and entertainment.  Bring your taste buds to sample different African food, explore various African culture and art and be entertained by African inspired music.  

The Living Room @ Collier Regional Library
Saturday, September 15, 2018 | 12 PM - 2 PM
Theme: Mexican Independence Day
Featuring traditional dance, live music and Mexican food!

The Living Room @ Vinson Neighborhood Library
Saturday, September 22, 2018 | 10 AM - 1 PM
Theme: Hispanic Heritage Month
Learn about our our community's heritage, with live performances, fun activities, and food!

The Living Room @ Heights Neighborhood Library
Saturday, September 29, 2018 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Theme: Hispanic Heritage Month
Learn about our our community's heritage, with live performances, fun activities, and food!

The Living Room @ Mancuso Neighborhood Library
Thursday, October 4, 2018 | 5 PM - 7 PM
Theme: Hispanic Heritage Month
Learn about our our community's heritage, with live performances, fun activities, and food!