Title to be discussed: Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, by Jonathan Safran Froer. Date of meeting: Tuesday, October 9, 6:30pm. Summary: Nine-year-old Oskar Schell is a precocious Francophile. He's also a boy struggling to come to terms with his father's death in the World Trade Center attacks. As he searches New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he left behind, Oskar discovers much more than he could have imagined.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by making a Maraca, a Mask and a Pinata! Date: Monday, September 17, 3:30 pm. Ages 5 and up. 50 tickets available 30 minutes before the program. Costumes are encouraged.
Moody Gardens brings the awe and wonder of the tropical rainforest to our library. Date: Wednesday, August 8. Time 3:00pm and repeated at 4:00pm. Ages 5 and up. 50 tickets will be given out 30 minutes before the program.
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.