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A New Book Club For the Evenings

 There's a new book club at Stratford for people who love to talk about their favorite books and discover new works but can't make it to the club sessions on Wednesday mornings.  Book Club: Evening Edition meets the second Monday of every month at 6 pm.  February's book is Adriana Trigiani's The Shoemaker's Wife.  Set in the years preceding and during World War 1, two star-crossed lovers--Enzo and Ciro--meet and separate until finally, the power of thei

Who's Reading What?

Want to know what Stratford Library patrons were reading all year? Need some new book ideas? Take a look at the books with the highest amount of check outs.  Click on book link to find it in our catalog, learn more about it, or request it for yourself.  Feel free to add comments of books you think should have made the list!

Adult Fiction

And the winner is....

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...

 

 

 

 

Teen Christmas Craft

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

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.

 

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.
 

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!

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