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Summer Teen Volunteers

Applications for summer teen volunteers are available at the information desk thru May 20th.  Students going into 7th grade and above can earn service hours  and gain experience working at a library. Students can choose between two different sessions, June 5-July 8 or July 10-August 12. They must attend an orientation either June 2 for the first session or July 7 for the second session.  Call the library if you have any questions, 281-492-8592.

Book Sale Time

On Saturday, March 25 the Friends of the Maud Marks Library will be hosting their monthly book sale. From 10 AM - 4 PM there will be a large selection of different books to peruse and purchase. Browse through hardback fiction and nonfiction, children’s books and paperbacks. Most items are $1.00 or less and all of the proceeds benefit the library. We hope to see you there!

National Craft Month

Start spring break with a new craft project! Come discover all the items we have on our National Craft Month display. It's time to  embrace your creative side. Books and videos with step by step instructions and photos will make the process a snap. There is something for everyone. 

 

Baby Lap-sit

Yes, you can bring your babies to the library! Every Tuesday morning at 10:15 and 11:15 AM we offer an interactive early literacy experience for the 3-17 month old and their caretakers. It features nursery rhymes, songs, finger plays, board books and lots of bubbles. Its a great way way to meet other parents too. 

ABCMouse is in the House

ABCMouse is now at the library and its free! This online service offers fun interactive books, games, puzzles and more for children ages 2-7. This educational tool is available in house for all Harris County Public Library customers.

Getting started is easy, click on your child's age, create a avatar and go. You can keep track of your child's progress if you create a login. It.s simple and we are excited to help you get started. 


Let's Color

Bring a friend and or make a friend at our adult coloring hour on Tuesday, January 24 at 2 pm. Supplies will be provided

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2016 Tax Forms

The 2016 tax forms are here. You can pick up the 1040, 1040A and the 1040EZ forms in the lobby. Although, the instruction booklets have not arrived. You can access the IRS website for the instructions and all other forms. The AARP tax help will start in February. 

 

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