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Book Sale This Weekend

readingHelp the library raise money and stock your bookshelves at the same time!  The Friends of the North Channel Library will be holding their monthly Book Sale this Friday,August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd during the library's open hours.  The Friends group has all types of books and movies for sale.  All proceeds from the sale go directly to the North Channel Library to fund various library needs, such as summer performers, books and other items.  Don't miss our book sale this weekend!

Ask A Lawyer Program @ North Channel Library

lawyerOur popular "Ask A Lawyer" program will be held this Saturday, July 27th from 11 am - 12:30 pm.  This free legal clinic is presented by Angela D. Johnson, Attorney at Law.  Ms. Johnson will be answering legal questions and addressing issues that are important to the community.  Please join us for a chance for some free legal guidance.

Scrapbooking with Mia this Saturday

scrapbookingAre you interested in putting together a scrapbook but not sure where to start? Looking for some new scrapbooking ideas? Come to our monthly Scrapbooking with Mia program. This program is held the 3rd Saturday of every month from 10 am - 3 pm. This month we will meet on Saturday, July 20th. Don't forget to bring your photos. See you there!

Congratulations To Our 2nd Adult Summer Reading Club Drawing Winner

Adult Summer Reading ProgramMeet the second drawing winner of our 2013 Adult Summer Reading Program—Caitlyn Kelly!  Caitlyn is the happy winner of a $25 Amazon gift card.  An enthusiastic reader of historical romances, her card will probably go to buy more books.  Caitlyn won her gift card just by signing up for our Adult Summer Reading Program and logging in the books she read-you can win just as easily too!


Adults who read or listen to 5 books or log 600 minutes will be entered in random drawings to win one of two Kindle Fires, or a $30.00 bookstore gift card at conclusion of the program. Additional random drawings from all adult registrants will be held during the summer for a chance to win a Kindle Paperwhite.

Book Sale @ North Channel this weekend!

book saleHelp the library raise money and stock your bookshelves at the same time!  The Friends of the North Channel Library will be holding their monthly Book Sale this Friday,July 5th and Saturday, July 6th during the library's open hours.  The Friends group has all types of books and movies for sale.  All proceeds from the sale go directly to the North Channel Library to fund various library needs, such as summer performers, books and other items.  Don't miss our book sale this weekend!

North Channel Library Closed on Fourth of July

fireworksDon't forget, all of the Harris County Library branches will be closed this Thursday, July 4th for Independence Day. The library will resume normal hours on Friday, July 5th.  But don't worry, you can always access your account or check out eBooks or eAudio online 24 hours a day, 365 days a year right here on the Harris County Library website.  Have a safe holiday and we'll see you on the fifth!

Sign Up For Our Summer Reading Program!

Summer Reading sign upHave you had a chance to sign up for our Summer Reading Program yet?  Don't worry, you still have time.  Our Summer Reading Program runs until August 10. You can sign up online on our home page or come to the library where we will be happy to help you get signed up!  We offer programs for everyone in the family, from babies to adults.  And don't forget about all of the fun programs you can attend this summer!  We can't wait to see you.  Happy reading!

1st Adult Summer Reading Program Winner @ North Channel

adult summer reading125Congratulations to Kimberly Donnelly, our first North Channel Library Adult Summer Reading Program winner of 2013!  Kimberly signed up for our Adult Summer Reading Program and was the lucky winner of a $25 Amazon gift card, courtesy of the Friends of the North Channel Library.  Kimberly has been coming to North Channel Library since 1999 and is an avid reader. She loves James Patterson and her new gift card may go towards more James Patterson! 

Make a Father's Day Card @ North Channel

dadAre you interested in putting together a scrapbook but not sure where to start? Looking for some new scrapbooking ideas? Come to our monthly Scrapbooking with Mia program. This program is held the 3rd Saturday of every month from 10 am - 3 pm.  This Saturday, June 15th, Scrapbooking with Mia will help kids make a special card for Dad.  See you there!

Ronald McDonald @ North Channel Library

Ronald McDonaldNorth Channel Library will host a very special visitor today-Ronald McDonald! Be amazed with spell-binding tricks from your favorite restaurant's clown!  Join us today, Wednesday, June 12th @ 2:30 pm. 

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