All HCPL branches will close at 5 PM on Thursday, April 17 and will be CLOSED Friday, April 18 in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen on Saturday, April 19 for regular hours. Lone Star College - Cy-Fair Library & Lone Star College - Tomball will be open regular hours on Thursday and will be closed Friday, April 18-Sunday, April 20.
On March 1, Elma Lynn Young, representative of the Kingwood Area Quilt Guild, presented the Kingwood, Atascocita, and Octavia Fields Branch Libraries with children's books which feature quilting. Stitchin' and Pullin': a Gee's Bend Quiltby Patricia C. McKissack,
Karen Rasmussen, member of The Humble Area Genealogy Society (THAGS), will be offering instruction and tips on how to navigate the Houston Family Search Database. This free program will be held in the Children's Activity Room on Saturday, February 11 at 10:30 am. No registration is required.
The Kingwood Library Book Group starts off the New Year with a discussion of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum. Originally published in 1900, it was the first American fairy tale, stirring imaginations of young and old alike for over four generations. Come join us on Monday evening, January 23, at 7 pm in the library's meeting room for a lively discussion of this American classic!
The first batch of IRS tax forms has arrived at the Kingwood Library! Patrons needing tax forms can locate them on the first floor in the circulation area, behind the public computers. The library does not receive all tax forms. Patrons are encouraged to go to www.irs.gov for IRS forms and publications not at the library.
Every year the Kingwood Area Republican Women select a number of titles from the Mamie Eisenhower Literacy Project to donate to the Kingwood Library. On November 30, members of the KARW presented their donation to Christi Whittington, Branch Librarian, who accepted their gift on behalf of the library. Thanks to KARW for their generosity and support!
Come one, come all to participate in a Holiday Greeting Card craft!
Through the month of December, craft supplies will be on hand in our Teen ("YA") Room for a free holiday craft. Just stop in any Monday through Friday between 2 pm - 5 pm to create up to two holiday greeting cards. Make a third card to donate to a local home for the elderly. All ages are welcome!
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.