Teen Book Club: Love & Gelato

Join us for a delicious book club next Tuesday! We’ll discuss "Love & Gelato" by Jenna Evans Welch. As always, we’ll eat pizza, and we’ll even have an ice cream treat this month.


Date: Tuesday, March 27

Time: 4 PM – 5 PM


Ages: Grades 6 – 12

No registration required.

Adults - Friday, 3/23 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Spring Film Fest Event #3

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Spring Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates throughout March 2018. These free event requires no registration.

We look forward to showing a 1939 romantic comedy about a stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. This unrated film which lasts 110 minutes stars Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, and Ina Claire.

Creative Corner

Deaf History Month is observed from March 13-April 15. Join us as we learn more about deaf culture, explore some sign language and other tools utilized by deaf people.


Date: Wednesday, March 21

Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.

For ages 5-11

This program is for grades 1-5 and Kindergartners with an adult.

Space is limited! Please arrive early to ensure your participation; free tickets or sign-in sheet will be available 30 minutes prior to programs or 15 minutes prior to 10 a.m. programs.

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Green Thumb Lecture Series: Soil and Composting

SoilWhile you're visiting garden shops looking for spectacular plants and seeds, don't forget about creating the environment in which your purchases will grow and thrive.  Come to the next meeting of the Harris County Master Gardeners, in which their experts will cover the topic of soils and composting.  Learn how to prepare your beds for the new growing season.

Place: Spring Branch-Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, April 17
Time:  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost: Free

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Come one, come all to the Harris County Friends of the Library Annual Meeting


Harris County Public Library Adminstrative Offices (Map) March 23, 2018, 10:00 am

The agenda includes

  • ♦ The State of the Library Report and Harvey Recovery Update by Library Director Edward Melton
  • ♦ A presentation on the upcoming Summer Reading Program by Linda Stevens, Division Manager, Programs Partnerships and Outreach.
  • ♦ A discussion about increasing our Friends of the Library memberships, fundraising and other items of general interest.

All members of branch Friends groups are encouraged to attend, and anyone interested in the future of Harris County Public Library is welcome.

Join us and bring your ideas!

Kingwood Pop-Up Continues in March! *UPDATE*

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The Kingwood Pop-up will be continuing through March! In addidtion to our regular storytimes we will also have a children’s nature education program provided by the Kingwood Garden Club and an Adult Crafternoon this month (Online registration required as space is limited)! Join us for our Nature Program, Adult Crafternoons, Lapsit Storytime, Toddler Storytime and Family Storytime on the following dates:

March Computer Classes

ComputerThe following computer classes will be offered in March:

Computer Basics—March 1
Beginner Internet—March 8
Beginner Typing—March 15
Beginner Email—March 22
How to Use Facebook—March 29

All sessions are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

Calling All Katy Area Artists!!

Paint PalettAre you an artist? Do you want to be? Are you just an art lover?

The Maud Marks Library will be celebrating all local artists during the month of April! Throughout the month, we will be showcasing paintings, drawings, and sculptures from local artists right here in the Katy area. The entire community is invited to come visit the library to view the artwork and create their own. We will be hosting art workshops throughout the month of April for our Adult DIY workshop, Wednesday Wonders, TeenMaker, and more! This year, we will have a juried art show with prizes for elementary (ages 6-10), junior high (ages 11-14), and adult (ages 15 and up). Keep an eye on this place right here for more information as we get closer to the big exhibition!

Get Ready for the ACT with a Free Practice Test

Are you ready for the ACT? Get in some practice with our free ACT Practice Test administered by Princeton Review on March 10th at 10am. Registration is suggested since space is limited. Register on the Events page.

Celebrate African-American History Month

Children and their families are invited to join a special program celebrating African-American History Month. We have many exciting activities planned including children's stories, a puppet show, and crafts highlighting the contribution of Black Americans in the United States. We will also enjoy a yummy treat and have a drawing for great prizes! 

When: Monday, February 5th @ 6:30 pm

This program is in place of Twilight Tales, and it will begin 30 minutes earlier than normal.

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