Programs at the Park

Levy Park is an active and vibrant gathering place and an entertainment destination for the people of Greater Houston. The park features curated, year-round programming, native landscaping and botanical experiences, one of a kind children’s play area, interactive water features, a performance pavilion, an event lawn, a community garden and dog park.  HPL has partnered with Levy Park to feature year-round programs to create a literary getaway for those looking to engage the library beyond the library walls.

Rolling Roadshow at Levy Park
Thursday, May 18th, 2017 | 7:15 PM for book chat; film starts at dusk

Celebrate Mom all week long with this special showing of the 2003 film Freaky Friday, based on the Mary Rodgers novel of the same name. Get to know the book, see the movie, and catch the new Disney musical comedy Freaky Friday at the Alley Theatre this summer beginning June 2.

Start the evening off by bringing Mom to a book chat, led by the Houston Public Library for a chance to discuss all the freaky elements of this fabulous story. Invite family and friends out for this free Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow experience in partnership with the Levy Park Conservancy. 

Storytime at Levy Park

Stories Under the Sun: HPL Family Storytime
Thursdays | 10 AM | Levy Park 
Come one, come all for a storytime featuring books and activities that are sure to engage everyone in the family! Encourage your family’s love of reading through this cross generational literacy experience.

Read with Pawsitive Pups
Second Sundays | 1 PM | Levy Park 
Woof! Woof! for reading books! Come and read with our trained therapy dogs! Children are invited to relax and read aloud their favorite picture books alongside comforting canine companions to ease their reading discomforts and paws-itively encourage them. Intended for school age children (5-10 year olds). 2nd Sunday of the month.