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THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY CLOSURE

The Katy Branch Library will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23.  The library will remain closed through the weekend and reopen on Monday, November 27 at 10:00 a.m.  

 

SHOP HISTORIC KATY

Arts, crafts, plants, produce, antiques and more will all be available at the November Katy Market days.  Head on over to downtown Katy this Saturday, November 19, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and pick up some unique Christmas gifts. The market is held on 2nd Street and Avenue B.   For more information, visit their website, katymarketday.com.

SCHOOL AGE CRAFT TIME

Hey kids, get ready for Thanksgiving at our craft time on Wednesday, November 9, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Create a paper turkey for Thanksgiving decorating.  Craft time is the second Wednesday of every month for school age children.

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Hey, Teens!  The Book Club will meet on Tuesday, November 8 at 4:30 p.m.  This month’s book is the graphic novel, American Born Chinese by Gene Yang.  We’ll be meeting in the back of the children’s area this month since voting will be taking place in our meeting room.  Plan on a fun discussion and, of course, yummy snacks.

ELECTION INFORMATION

Not sure where to vote?  Need to print a sample ballot before you go to the polls?  harrisvotes.org provides the information for Harris County residents.  You can see the early voting locations, voting locations on November 8, election day, and you can print out a sample ballot for your precinct.

For Fort Bend County residents, voting information can be found here, Fort Bend County Voting Information.

For Waller County residents, voting information can be found here, Waller County Voting Information.


 

GARAGE AND BAKE SALE

Buy yourself a treasure or a sweet treat at the Friends of the Katy Library Garage and Bake sale on Saturday, October 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Help the library with your purchases!  All proceeds provide craft supplies for kids and teen programs, prizes for summer reading, performers fees, food for adult programs and more.

KATY MARKET DAYS

Shop Historic Downtown Katy on Saturday, October 15, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  A variety of vendors will be on hand with their antiques, handmade crafts, gifts, food, and more.   

READ FOR THE FUN OF IT!

Celebrate Teen Read Week at our Teen Book Club on Tuesday, October 11 at 4:30 p.m. Come for pizza and games and a discussion of Ender’s Game. Teens are encouraged to read something just for the fun of it during Teen Read Week, October 9 – 15.   

 

THANK YOU!

A big thank you to everyone who helped make our Fiesta Hispana such a big success.  A special thank you to all of the performers who took the time out of their busy schedules to entertain us.  Everyone had a wonderful time, and we couldn’t have done it without your help.

SPANISH BOOK CLUB/CLUB DE LIBROS HISPANOS

The Spanish Book Club will meet on Wednesday, October 5 at 6:00 p.m. to discuss The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins.  This bestselling thriller has been made into a movie to be released on October 7.
Les invitamos a que todos los meses se reúna con nosotros para converser sobre un libro: La Chica del Tren - Paula Hawkins.
The Spanish Book Club meets the first Wednesday every month at 6:00 p.m.

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