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That Tastes Funny

This is What You Just Put in Your MouthWhich is your philosophy?  Knowledge is power - or - ignorance is bliss.  If you subscribe to the first, take a look at This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?: From Eggnog to Beef Jerky, the Surprising Secrets of What's Inside Everyday Products by Patrick Di Justo.   

Genealogy Webinar this Monday

Family Moving courtesy of cliparts101.comAs genealogists, the federal census is our bread and butter.  But how do you find out where your ancestors were during the 10-year gap in the censuses?  Come to our monthly Gen Squad webinar this Monday, 9/28, at 2:00pm to learn how to find your family in the "in-between" years.  

Do You Know Your Gut?

Gut by Giulia EndersSpoiler alert: this book talks about poop.  Yes, adults are allowed to discuss it.  Gut: the Inside Story of our Body's Most Underrated Organ by Giulia Enders is an approachable, humorous way for you and your gut to come to an understanding of each other.  Read it in public or in the privacy of your own home.  But read it!

Friends of the Katy Library

Reading courtesy of Clker.comOur Friends of the Katy Library are holding their annual brunch & meeting on Saturday, 9/19 from 10:00am - 12:00pm.  Want to know what a Friend is?  Or better yet - become a Friend!  Stop by to see what it's all about.

Free eBooks from the Library - This Saturday

Toucan with ereader courtesy of Clker.comLearn how to download free ebooks from the library this Saturday at 3:30pm.  Why pay when we're givin' em away?

Stay Informed

Swimming courtesy of Clker.comWe know you've visited the Katy Library's Facebook page, but how about the City of Katy?  Visit often to keep up with the latest community events and news, such as the new water park being built near the mall!

Shopping Success

How to Win at Shopping by David Zyla and Eila Mell.It may be a little early to start shopping for holiday gifts, but it's a perfect time to shop for yourself.  Learn how to weed through all the racks and find the perfect item.  Shopaholics, beware!  Check out How to Win at Shopping: 297 Insider Secrets for Getting the Style You Want at the Price You Want to Pay by David Zyla and Eila Mell.

African Dance Performance

Dance courtesy of Clker.comWe have a last-minute addition to our August calendar of events: African Dance!  Stop by after school on Monday, 8/31 at 3:30pm to see this exciting presentation of the Ngoma Dance Company.

Saturday Computer Classes This Week

Computer SecurityWe're starting our once-a-month Saturday computer classes this week with a double feature.  Come at 11:00am to learn more about Computer Security and stay for the 2:30pm Basic Microsoft Excel class.  

Fall Vegetables

Vegetables courtesy of Clker.comWhat's coming up at our next Garden Club meeting?  Fall Vegetables.  Hear from a Master Gardener about what and how to plant the best vegetables for this time of the year.  Thursday, 8/13 at 11:00am.

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