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Family Storytime Is Held On Monday Nights @ 7:00 pm

Families will enjoy books, songs, and puppets during this weekly storytime program. Frequent crafts are also provided, but may not be appropriate for children under 3 years old. Neither tickets nor registration are required for this program.

 

The Wild and Wacky Animals that Can Be Found In Australia

 

 

 

Some live in water. Some live in trees. All are mammals, and most do what they please. Can you guess what makes one of these animals from Australia distinctly different than the others?  I'll give you a hint; it has webbed feet and a bill. But that is not the only thing that makes this animal unique. If you want to guess you can leave a comment below. I’ll be posting the answer next week. Good luck! 

 

It's Time To Turn In Your Reading Logs

Close to 600 children have signed up for the Summer Reading Program at the Atascocita Branch Library. However, several of our friends have yet to pick up their prizes. Don't let time run out!

It's Time To Turn In Your Summer Reading Logs

The Texas Summer Reading Program will end Saturday, August 11th.  Don't forget to stop by your library to turn in your reading logs. 

Harris County Branch Library Locations

More Fun Than You Ever Though Possible @ the Library!

Monday, August 6th @ 3:30 pm, Puppet Pizzazz Extravaganza Come to see giant puppets, marionettes, entertaining stories, and so much more. Expert puppeteer, Greg Ruhe, will entertain us with his extravaganza of puppets. Tickets are not required.
Tuesday, August 7th @ 3:30 pm,  Jungle Jim's Extraordinary Bugs  If you love creepy crawly creatures, you don't want to miss this opportunity! The famous entomologist Jim Klinger, aka Jungle Jim, will be here to answer everyone's questions. The exhibit consists of live and preserved arthropods, reptiles, and amphibians. Tickets are not required.

You Can Now Request J.K. Rowling's First Book For Adults

Casual Vacancy J.K. Rowling [On Order]

The Casual Vacancy is J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults.

 

Pizza @ the Library! Yippee.

* Ticket information below

The Domino’s Pizza program is so popular that we have two back to back programs planned on Tuesday, July 31st.
We will begin our first program at 2:30 pm and the second program will follow at 3:30 pm. Tickets will be handed out 30 minutes prior to each of these options.  Each program lasts approximately 40 to 45 minutes.
             • Tickets will be handed out at 2 pm for the 2:30 pm program.
             • Tickets will be handed out at 3 pm for the 3:30 pm program.

Pokémon Club This Thursday On July 26th

Do you know that Pokémon Club meets every last Thursday of the month?  

Our next meeting will be held on  Thursday, July 26th @ 4pm.

2012 Summer Olympics

If you are like me,  you might find yourself staying up late to watch your favorite Summer Olympic events on TV. They have been so exciting to watch! Here are a few book so you can learn more about the Olympics and/or a specific event.  Let me know if I missed a sport that you enjoy. I would be happy to make additional suggestions.

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