Donatta C.'s blog

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.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

The Katy Library staff wish you a Happy New Year!  The library will close at 5:00 on Wednesday, New Year's Eve and will be closed on New Year's Day.  We'll reopen on Friday, January 2 and resume our normal hours.  

SUPER SMASH BROTHERS BRAWL TOURNAMENT

 The Katy Branch Library will be holding a Super Smash Brothers Brawl tournament for Tweens and Teens. Grab your turtle shell, pick up a super star and see who can survive!

 Wednesday, December 17, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.  Ages 7 to 17.

SANTA AND OLAF PHOTOS

If you had your picture taken with Santa and/or Olaf on Saturday, your pictures are available on the following website:  http://bit.ly/KatySanta14.  You may download your photo for free and print or share online.  Enjoy your holidays!

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