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Explore Your Family History!

Family Tree



If you ever wanted to know more about your family's roots, then we have a great new computer class for you! We will show you how to effectively use the library's databases as well as some popular, free Internet sites. Join us this Tuesday, February 24th and Thursday, February 26th at 3:00 pm.

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A Sweet Craft for Your Sweetie

Valentine BoxWho do you know that needs a little love? We provide boxes, pictures, and glue. You provide the creativity and TLC. We will be hosting this craft for adults, teens and tweens on Monday, February 9th at 4:00 pm.

Alice in Wonderland Now Showing @ Your Library

Mad Hatter from Alice in WonderlandIn honor of Lewis Carroll's birthday (January 27) and the 150th anniversary of the book, Alice in Wonderland, come join us for the live-action movie version starring Johnny Depp.  The movie will be shown on Monday, January 26th at 4:00 pm. Free popcorn and drinks!


New Year, New Computer Classes

2015Is learning more about computers on your New Year's resolution list? Then let us help you keep your resolution!  We have new basic computer classes starting  on January 13th  and will continue every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:00 pm .  Come and learn about Windows, using the Internet and free web-based email.

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O Christmas Tree! Origami Tree!

Origami Christmas TreeGet into the spirit of the holiday season with these sweet little trees! Make one for yourself and one for a friend. Be sure to join us on Monday, December 8th, at 4:00pm to learn how to do this simple craft.

All about the E-Books

Woman reading an e-bookAre you interested in e-books but don't know where to start?  Then this class is for you!  Explore what our library has to offer in e-book and e-audio formats.  Then test-drive a Kindle, Nook or iPad!  Come join us on Tuesday and Thursday, November 11 and 13, at 3:00 pm.  Please register ahead of time by stopping by the front desk or calling us at 281-325-3535.

Fall is in the Air....

Mom and child readingThe weather is cooler and the big kids are at school.  It's a great time of year to acquaint your little ones with all the great resources we have for them at the library!  In addition to story times and picture books, we have board books, music CD's and videos that will delight both children and their caregivers.


Free Computer Classes

Girl at ComputerLearning new things is not just for school kids! You can learn basic computer skills at the library. We offer free computer classes every Tuesday and Thursday at 3 pm. Come check them out and learn something new this fall!

Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Program Rescheduled

alligatorJina Faith from the Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Center will  be here on Tuesday, August 12th at 10:30 am. She will talk about wetland animals and bring some live animals to see up close. You might even get to see a baby alligator!

And the Winner is...

In addition to the fun programming and reading incentives, this summer the Crosby Branch Library has a weekly drawing. Stop by and see what prize we are offering this week. Be sure to stop by regularly--each week's drawing is meant to appeal to different groups that use the library. Here are some of our winners so far:

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