Carolyn Dial's blog

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from the Galena Park Library staff! The Library will close Monday, December 23rd at 5 pm. The Library will be closed for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, reopening on Thursday,  December 26th at 10 am. In addition, the Library will close early on Tuesday, December 31st at 5 pm and remain closed for the January 1st New Year holiday. Thursday, January 2nd, the Library reopens at 10 am for regular hours. Please call for more information: 713-450-0982

December Book Club-A Highland Christmas!

Join in the fun on Wednesday, December 18th, at 10 am as the Book Club discusses A Highland Christmas by M. C. Beaton. Constable Hamish Macbeth finds himself protecting an unhappy girl and retrieving some stolen holiday goods. Follow the lanky detective as he uses all his highland charm and skills to make things right. Happy Holiday Reading! Please phone 281-457-1631 for more information on future Book Club titles and discussion dates.

LITTLE HOUSE ON THE EAST TEXAS PRAIRIE

Remembering Christmas from years gone by,  Branch Librarian Carolyn Dial will tell stories from her program, "Little House on the East Texas Prairie." She will show early 1900's family crafts used to create Holiday presents. Ms. Dial will present this program on Wednesday, December 11th at the 11 am Story Time session in the Meeting Room. Groups, please call in advance: Ph. 713-450-0982

Baby Time @ Your Library!

Hora de bebés en la biblioteca!

Moms, dads, grandparents, join us for Baby Time each Thursday morning at 11 am! We share simple stories, finger rhymes and songs.  This program is recommended for infants and children up to 18 months old. Please call for more information: 713-450-0982

Mamás, papás, abuelos, acompañenos a nuestra hora de bebés todos los jueves a las 11 am! Leemos cuentos, jugamos y cantamos. Este programa es recomendado para bebés y niños hasta los 18 meses de edad. Para más información, favor de llamar al 713-450-0982.

 

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Staff of the Galena Park Branch Library wishes you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving! Children and adults listed what they are thankful for on the leaves of our fall tree. The children are thankful for their family, friends and pets. We are thankful that you enjoy your neighborhood library. The Library closes at 5 pm Wednesday, November 27th. We reopen on Monday, December 2nd at 10 am. Try your hand at this craft!  Happy Thanksgiving! www.artprojectsforkids.org/2012/11/how-to-draw-turkey.html

BABY TIME @ YOUR LIBRARY!

If you have little ones, join us for Baby Time each Thursday morning at 10:30 am. This short interactive program introduces board books to children. Plus we sing songs, dance and play with the parachute! Toward the end of the brief program, we open the toy box for fun time with educational toys, including building blocks. And we end each program with bubbles!! The babies love to watch the bubbles, try to touch them and pop them! Plus we now have  "Early Literacy" ABC puppets as well as "Sight and Sound Tubes" as a gift from the North Shore Rotary Club!

Election Day @ Your Library!

It's Election Day! If you live in the City of Galena Park, you can vote Tues. November 5th from 7 am to 7 pm at the Galena Park Library, 1500 Keene St., Galena Park, TX 77547. If you need more information about the Library location, please call: 713-450-0982. If you need more information about Election Day voting, please visit: www.harrisvotes.org

Election Day @ Your Library!

It's official! The North Channel Public Library is the location of one of the newest voting precincts! If your yellow and white Voter's Registration card lists Precinct 0460, you are one of the lucky ones who will be voting on Election Day, Tues. November 5th from 7 am to 7 pm at 15741 Wallisville Rd., Houston, TX 77049. This Precinct is bounded by Wallisville Rd. to the South, Sheldon Rd. to the East, HWY 90 and the Miller Roads on the North and the City of Houston West Canal on the West. If you need to check where you will be voting, please visit: www.harrisvotes.org

Customer Survey @ Your Library

     Galena Park Library is TAKING PART IN "Harris County Public Library Customer Survey"

The Galena Park Library is joining libraries across Harris County by participating in the "Harris County Public Library 2013 Customer Survey." Library volunteers and staff will offer you surveys to get your comments and opinions about your most recent visit to our library. We invite you to describe the great learning opportunities, return on educational investment and value of the Harris County Libraries as well as informing us of the new services you would like to see added. Please call for more information: 713-450-0982

Customer Survey @ Your Library

North Channel Library is TAKING PART IN “Harris County Public Library Customer Survey”
The North Channel Public Library is joining libraries across Harris County by participating in the "Harris County Public Library 2013 Customer Survey."  Library volunteers and staff will offer you surveys to get your comments, and opinions about  your most recent visit to our library.  We invite you to help us describe the great learning opportunities, return on educational investment, and value of the Harris County Libraries as well as informing us of the new services you would like to see added. Please call for more information: 281-457-1631
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