Submitted by Angel Hill on Tue, 10/05/2010 - 6:24pm
From commercial jingles to your next-door-neighbor, you’re probably hearing more about credit scores than you did in past years.If bad credit is driving you crazy, take a look at Living Well with Bad Credit by Chris Balish and Geoff Williams.They tell you how to “buy a house, start a business, and even take a vacation no matter how low your credit score.”
Submitted by Angel Hill on Thu, 09/30/2010 - 10:11am
Got a dog that loves to play?You’re missing out if you haven’t visited the City of Katy Dog Park located just behind the library.When you're both exhausted, stop in the library through the back door (with Rover leashed in the courtyard) and check out Dogplay by
Submitted by Angel Hill on Thu, 09/23/2010 - 11:14am
Are you interested in writing a book?Have you written a book and want to help others?Got a leaning toward reaching the Spanish-speaking population?Drop by our Hispanic Writers Group on Wednesday, 9/29 at 6:00pm.
Submitted by Angel Hill on Wed, 09/22/2010 - 1:25pm
There are some absolutes in life.One big one is: “Change is inevitable.”I’ve just started reading Chip & Dan Heath’s latest book Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard.It’s more of a story-driven narrative about how everyday people work together to make dramatic changes in their businesses and communities.
Submitted by Angel Hill on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 4:58pm
Who are the Friends of the Katy Library?They’re people who volunteer their time, talents, and/or money to make sure our local kids, teens, and adult programs can happen.They meet periodically to plan the annual book sale and raise funds.Basically, they make a difference in their community.Want to be a Friend?Join now and attend the annual meeting on Saturday, September 18th at 10:00am.
Submitted by Angel Hill on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 4:33pm
I recently ran into a woman in Skagway, Alaska, who was ecstatic about finding a ship captain’s name painted on a rock on a cliff near the port.She had searched and found a clue in a worldwide puzzle known as geocaching.If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at being a treasure hunter (locally or around the world), take a look at The Joy of Geocaching by Paul & Dana Gillin.
Submitted by Angel Hill on Thu, 09/02/2010 - 3:59pm
Genealogy has almost become trendy these days.If you’re interested in joining the craze, stop by our Genealogy Lunchbox every Monday at noon.We have people to help you and computers with access to Ancestry.com.Coming up at a special gathering of this group on Monday, 9/13, at noon: “Getting Started in Genealogy” – Learn from Sue of the Clayton Library how and where to research your ancestors.