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Book Club, Friday, April 15 @ 2pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, April 15, at 2 pm in the meeting room to discuss Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson.  This popular nonfiction work not only captures the drama of an incredible disaster, it also brings to life a cast of memorable characters, including Lusitania's captain, the U-boat captain, President Woodrow Wilson, and many others.

Book Club, Friday, March 18 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, March 18, at 2 pm in the meeting room.  What are we reading for March?  We're reading March, by Geraldine Brooks.  Taking a page from Little Women, Brooks creatively imagines the story of Mr. March, father of Meg, Jo, Beth,  and Amy.  

Book Sale March 11 & 12

The Friends of Crosby Library will have a book sale,  Friday, March 11, from 1 - 6 pm, and Saturday, March 12, from 10 - 5 pm.  Shop for new and used books, magazines, and movies at great prices!

Super Tuesday Voting

Primary voting is today.  Find your voting location here.  Polls close at 7 pm.

Book Club, Friday, Feb. 19 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, February 19th, at 2 pm in the meeting room.  In honor of African-American History Month, we will discuss Ernest J. Gaines unforgettable story of racism and heroism, A Lesson Before Dying.

AARP Tax Help

AARP offers free tax help at a number of convenient locations, from now until April 15th.  Click here and type in your zip code to find a site near you.  For information about preparing for your visit with the AARP tax aide volunteer, click here.

Primary Voter Registration Last Day!

Monday, February 1, 2016 is the last day one may register to vote in the upcoming Texas primary.  Voter registration forms are available at the library. 

Turn in your registration at the Post Office next door, which will guarantee that it's postmarked with today's date.  More information about voter registration can be found here.

 

 

Book Club, Friday, Jan. 15 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, January 15, at 2 pm,  to discuss Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear.  The story of a young woman who rises from manor-house servant to private investigator, Maisie Dobbs takes place in early 20th century London.  Fans of Downton Abbey might enjoy this book, the first in the Maisie Dobbs series.  

Just A Reminder: Holiday Hours

Crosby Library will close Tuesday, December 22 at 6 pm, and reopen Monday, December 28 at 12 pm.

Also, the library will close at 5 pm on Thursday, December 31, and reopen Monday, January 4 at 12 pm.

Happy Holidays!

Holiday Happenings

Crosby book club will meet Friday, December 18 @ 2 pm to discuss O. Henry's The Gift of the Magi.  

The movie, Mickey's Christmas Carol, will be featured in the meeting room on Monday, December 21 @ 4 pm.

Refreshments will be served at both events.  Everyone is welcome!  

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