Wear your costume for the Halloween Storytimes Oct 27th and 28th! Enjoy the Halloween stories and trick or treat at the circulation desk! Storytimes are: Babytime Wed 10am; Toddler Wed 11am and Thurs 10am; Preschool Thurs 11am.
Ann Thompson will present an opera preview on Monday, Oct. 25, 7pm. She will introduce Puccini's MadamaButterfly and Britten's Peter Grimes. These operas will be profomed by the Houston Grand Opera beginning October 22 and October 29 respectively. Join us for this free programs.
Have you noticed that you can now access Value Line from you home computer? If you are researching stocks you can go into the the databases from the HCPL home page and then into business section. There you can find Value Line and access it by using your library card. Tracking your investments has never been easier.
Title to be discussed: The Optimist's Daughter, by Eudora Weltly. Date of meeting: Tuesday, October 12, 6:30pm. Summary: This compact, partially autobiographical novel is set in Mississippi. It explores family bonds and the relationship between love and grief. This is a Pulitzer Prize winner.
Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage month at the Library! Have fun creating Mexico's national flower - the dahlia! Browse through our display of Hispanic authors and illustrators of children's literature. Thursday, September 23, 4pm.
The Houston area is encouraged to read Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi between August 28th and September 30th and to participate in discussing the book. Our library will be discussing the book on Tuesday, September 14th at 6:30pm and we look forward to seeing you then.
The 2010 Reader Nation winner is Crystal Hessong. She has been a reader all of her life and especially enjoyed recording her books online. Her favorite book is the classic Watership Down because it has richly developed characters and settings. The Amazon gift card will be used for books, of course.
The 2010 Reader Nation Winner is Crystal Hessong. She has been a reader all of her life and especially enjoyed recording her books online. Her favorite book is the classic Watership Down because it has richly developed characters and settings. The Amazon gift card will be used for books, of course.
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.