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BOOK SALE SATURDAY!

Fill up your bookshelves with the Friends of the Katy Library Book Sale this Saturday, March 14.  It’s a great opportunity to purchase books at a fantastic price and support the Katy Library.  Adult hardbacks will sell for $1.00, paperbacks for 50 cents, and children’s books 3 for $1.00. The Book Sale will be held at the Katy VFW Hall, 6202 George Bush Dr. from 9:00 a.m.

REPURPOSING IN YOUR GARDEN

Looking for ways to get creative in your garden?  Join us at the Katy Garden Club on Thursday, March 12 at 11:00 a.m. Learn ways to repurpose household items into the garden to create your own unique look.  

MICROSOFT WORD CLASS

Whether you are looking to type a paper, compose a letter, or make a homemade greeting card, Microsoft Word is the program for you.  Learn the basic layout of the program on Monday, March 2 from 10:00 to 12:00.  Already know a little bit about Word?

AWARD WINNING BOOKS

Earlier this month the American Library Association announced their selection of outstanding books for children and teens.  Selected by committees composed of librarians and other literature experts, the awards encourage original and creative work in the field of children’s and young adult literature.

AARP TAX HELP

The AARP Tax Volunteers are available at the Katy Branch Library to help with you file your tax returns.  They are at the library on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.  However, you must arrive no later than 1:00 to insure your place in line.

DISCOVER FACEBOOK

Keep up with your kids and grandkids via Facebook. Learn to use this popular social networking site on Thursday, February 12  from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Although the class is designed for beginners, attendees must be comfortable surfing the web.  Registration is requested.  Visit www.hcpl.net or call the library at 281-391-3509 to reserve your spot.

YOGA @ THE LIBRARY

Yoga is a great way to relax and get in shape.  The Katy Branch Library will host a volunteer taught yoga class on the first and third Saturdays of the month starting February 7, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.  Attendees are asked to bring their own yoga mats and to refrain from eating 2 to 3 hours before class.  

AFTER SCHOOL Wii FUN

Join us at the Katy Branch Library on Wednesday, January 28 at 3:30 for some after school fun with the Wii.  Jam with Just Dance 4 and compete with Wii Sports.  Snacks and crafts will be available as you wait your turn.

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

Did you make a New Year’s resolution?  If so, it may have been one of the top 5 resolutions for 2014: Lose Weight, Get Organized,

KATY GARDEN CLUB

January is a good time to look at your seed catalogs and start planning your spring garden.  The Katy Garden club will meet on Thursday, January 8 at 11:00.  Come and share your 2015 garden plans.

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