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Candy Train Christmas!

Take a trip on Chris Van Allsburg's magical Polar Express Thursday, December 13th, 4:30 pm at the Stratford Library! 

 

 

We'll be reading the popular Christmas story...

 

 

 

 

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Teen Christmas Craft

Get started on your Christmas gifts with this Teen Crafts Program!

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Stratford Offers the Basics - Now in Spanish too!

The Stratford Library is teaching the basics!  We are offering Computer Classes Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am as well as new Spanish Computer Classes every Wednesday morning at 10 am. Call 281-426-3521 to sign up or for more information.  For a complete calendar of all classes and programs at Stratford, click here.

 

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Need help with your E-reader? There's a staff for that!

Got an e-reader you need help with? Bring your Kindles, Nooks, iPads, smartphones, and other e-readers to the Stratford Library and the staff can try to help you out.  We'll walk you step-by-step through the search and checkout process to check out our e-books and audiobooks as well as assist you with any apps or other questions you have about your device.  Just stop by the information desk any time during operating hours.  For a link to our e-library, click here.

Flckr CC: Kindle: Gabby H.
 

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Stuff That Happened to Me

The Stratford Library is hosting a book discussion on the Gulf Coast Reads selection Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer on Wednesday, October 10 at 10:00 am.  To help get into the spirit of things, the library will be displaying a scrapbook bulletin board called STUFF THAT HAPPENED TO ME.  It is a collection of moments, big or small, that happened in the lives of your neighbors, friends, and fellow patrons.  Feel free to stop by to look and even contribute if you'd like!...

Where Are You Going?

To the Stratford Library for a free Google Maps computer class! This one hour class will be held Thursday, Sept 13th at 11:30 am. Learn how to map directions from one location to another, find business addresses and phone numbers, and discover all the neat tips this site has to offer.  To sign up for the class or for more information, please call (281) 426-3521 or stop by the Stratford Library information desk.  For a complete listing of programs at Stratford Library, click here.

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We Have a Winner!

Theresa Cashion (right) and Branch Manager Mandy Carrico (left)Meet our winner of the Amazon Gift card for the 2012 Adult Summer Reading Program, Theresa Cashion (pictured here on the right with Branch Manager Mandy Carrico, left). Theresa is the president of the Friends of the Stratford Library and participates in many volunteer functions and fundraisers to help bring programs to the library. Theresa is an avid reader, attends the monthly book club meetings as well as many of the Summer Reading Program events.  Her favorite every year is attending the puppet show with her granddaughter.  Congratulations, Theresa!

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A Big Thanks to our Summer Volunteers!

The Stratford Library would like to recognize all the volunteers that came out this summer to help make our Summer Reading Program a success!  From fundraising to cleaning to baking to heavy lifting and more, our summer wouldn't have been the same with you.  For that, the library and the community thanks you!

 

 

 

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