Pop Up Library on Tuesday, November 28th from 11 AM to 3 PM at the Bear Creek United Methodist Church

After a short break, the Katherine Tyra @ Bear Creek Pop Up Libraries are back this week! Please join us on Tuesday, November 28th from 11 AM to 3 PM at the Bear Creek United Methodist Church on 16000 Rippling Water. We’ll be in rooms Hope 1 and Hope 2, which are located in the tan buildings on the backside of the parking lot. This week we are particularly excited about our first Keepsake MakerSpace from 12 PM to 3 PM! Programs and services at the pop-up library include:

  • *A bear themed Storytime at 11:15 AM.  (Storytime is an early literacy program for children of all ages where we share stories, sing songs, and enjoy a craft.)
  • *Infant Time at 2:00 PM -Theme: Senses (Infant Time is an early literacy program for children birth to 18 months of age. In Infant Time we learn finger plays, share stories, sing songs and socialize during playtime with developmental toys)
  • *Keepsake MakerSpace from 12 to 3 PM- Did Harvey take away any of your holiday keepsakes? Everyone is welcome to join us to make new keepsakes either to add to your current collection or replace those lost.
  • *Library Material Check Out and Returns
  • *New Card Services and Replacement Card Services
  • *Internet Cafe

We continue to be so grateful to the Bear Creek United Methodist Church for providing a space for us to serve the community.

If you have any questions please contact Amy at  (281) 391-3509. 

Homework Help

 Need help researching your paper? Don't know how to get started? Stuck on that math or science problem? We can help!  The Katy Library is offering a weekly Homework Help session, Wednesday nights, at 5:00pm. Help will be available for basic homework issues and questions. We can also help go over your child's homework with them. These sessions are intended to assist children and teens with homework questions. If we don't know the answer, we will try our best to find it!

Citation Drop-In Workshops

citation drop-in workshopsDrop in any time to ask librarians for help with citing sources in MLA, APA, and Chicago. Bring your laptop, flash drive, or printed document with typed citations: librarians can help you make sure they’re perfect!

10:00am – 2:00pm on:

• Mon, Nov 27 & Dec 4, TECH Lobby
• Tue, Nov 28 & Dec 5, CASE Lobby
• Wed, Nov 29 & Dec 6, CENT Black Hole
• Thu, Nov 30 & Dec 7, CASE Lobby

Schedule subject to change.


Nov 27 - Dec 2 Events at Octavia Fields

Family Movie - MON Nov 27 @ 4:30
A Family Movie with fresh popcorn provided by Movie Tavern Deerbrook.

Home Alone
© 1990 Twentieth Century Fox
PG 115 minutes

Event Type: Family Program
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 11/27/2017
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM





Microsoft POWERPOINT Basics - MON Nov 27 @ 5
Bring all of your questions for another hour of FREE computer operation instruction!

Holiday Hours for HCPL

Happy ThanksgivingHarris County Public Libraries will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. All branches will close early on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 5 PM.
We will be closed all day Thursday, November 23 thru Sunday, November 26th.
North Channel will reopen Monday, November 27th for regular business hours 1 PM - 8 PM.
Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at North Channel Branch Library.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Turkey with pieThe library will close at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will not reopen until 1:00 pm on Monday, November 27.
We hope you and your family have a safe and happy Thanksgiving break.

Holiday Hours for Baldwin Boettcher

In observance of Thanksgiving, Baldwin Boettcher’s temporary location at Lone Star College – North Harris will be closed Wednesday the 22nd through Sunday the 26th.    We will resume our normal hours Monday the 27th at 11 am.  Our Spin-a-Yarn group, and Word Crafters will be canceled for this week, but will resume their normal times for next week.   Most of the other Harris County branches will be open Wednesday the 22nd until 5 pm for your convenience.    All of the Baldwin Boettcher staff want to wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Spring Branch-Memorial Library Teen Book Club


Join the Spring Branch-Memorial Library Teen Book Club as we discuss When you reach me by Rebecca Stead. We’ll eat pizza and reveal our brand new book club name.

We’ll also make our own pet rocks, since the book is set in the 70s! 

We hope to see you there.

Date: Tuesday, November 28

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

Ages: 12-18 (Grades 6-12) 

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