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Update your calendar for this is the last week of Pre-school Explorers and Wednesday Wonders. We will take a break for the summer and return in September. 

Don't despair, the summer months are jammed packed with fun things to do, starting Monday, June 6 with the start of the Summer Reading Program and a petting zoo from 1:30-3:30 pm. See you there. 

 

Unique Books at Used Book Sale

Used book sale at Maud Marks Library, Saturday April 30, 10 AM. 

Fiction, non-fiction, children's books, textbooks, etc. Hundreds of titles.
Special this month: come browse our large selection of books and magazines
on antique doll collections, doll houses and miniatures.

Bravo, Chico Canta! Bravo!

Join us this Friday at 1 pm for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día.   Día is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Festivities include hosting the play Bravo, Chico Canta! Bravo! adapted from the book by Pat Mora and Libby Martinez and presented by Brave Little Company.  

Static Electricity

 Learn all about static electricity this week at Wednesday Wonders. The class is designed for 6-10 year olds. Starting time is 4:45 pm, free tickets available starting at 4:30. Space is limited.


Kaleidoscopes

This week we will explore light and refraction in Wednesday Wonders by making kaleidoscopes. The program is designed for children ages 6-10. Free tickets are available at the information desk 15 minutes before the start time of 4:45 pm. Space is limited.

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Rodeo Time

Its such a fun time to live in Houston and enjoy the mild winters and attend  the Houston Livestock and Rodeo. We have put together a collection of rodeo related books and materials for you to check out before you head down to see this awesome thing we call RODEO!

 

Streaming Music

Do you want to bring more music into your life? Come to our Streaming Music class Tuesday, February 23 at 1 pm and learn how to use your computer skills to download your favorite tunes using the internet. Call 281-492-8592 to sign up.

Pudding Play Dough

It sounds good enough to eat, but you wouldn't. This week in preschool explorers we will be making pudding play dough with chocolate pudding, corn starch and a bit of oil. Each week we explore different ways to make this sensory experience. 

 

Green Thumb Gardening

Master Gardeners of Harris County will be here tomorrow, Saturday, January 16 at 10 am to share with us the way to compost and explain different soils. It's free.

Christmas Holiday Hours

The library will be closing at 5 pm Wednesday, December 23. We will remain closed Thursday-Sunday, reopening Monday December 28 at 1 pm. We wish you joy and peace this holiday season.

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