All HCPL branches will close at 5 PM on Thursday, April 17 and will be CLOSED Friday, April 18 in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen on Saturday, April 19 for regular hours. Lone Star College - Cy-Fair Library & Lone Star College - Tomball will be open regular hours on Thursday and will be closed Friday, April 18-Sunday, April 20.
Storytime is always fun! These cowpokes attended the Western Day storytime. Make plans to attend an uncoming storytime. The times are: Babytime, Wednesday 10am; Toddler Time Wednesday 11am and repeated Thursday 10am; and Preschool Time, Thursday 11am.
Title to be discussed: From Baghdad, With Love, by Jay Kopelman. Date of meeting: Tuesday, April 9. 6:30pm. Summary: " During his tour of duty in Iraq, LtCol Jay Kopelman of the U.S. Marines endured the emotional stress common for those involved in bloody battles for freedom. Although the rules forbid pets, Kopelman and his comrades adopted an abandoned puppy left behind after the...
Now is the time to donate gently used books and DVD's for the Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale. Bring your books and DVD's during regular library hours. The Plant and Book Sale will be March 22 and 23 and the Friends need some time to get everything ready.
Title to be discussed: How It All Began, by Penelope Lively. Date of meeting: Tuesday, March 12, 6:30pm. Summary: "When retired schoolteacher Charlotte Rainsford is accosted by a petty thief on a London street, the consequences ripple across the lives of friends and strangers alike."
Title to be discussed: Safe from the Sea, by Peter Geye. Date of the meeting: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 6:30pm. Summary:"... novel in which a son returns home to reconnect with his estranged and dying father thirty-five years after the tragic wreck of a Great Lakes ore boat that the father only partially survived and that has divided them emotionally ever since. When his father for the first time finally tells the st...
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.