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Passport Services @ the Octavia Fields Library

Passport Services at the Octavia Fields LibraryDon't forget!  The Harris County District Clerk's office will be processing passport applications at the Octavia Fields Branch Library, from 1pm-7pm, today (July 14th).

Healthy Kids Tour

Fruit and vegetable bicycle

Come and join the Healthy Kids Tour on Friday, June 24, at 1;30 pm.  Children and parents are invited to take part in a journey through healthy lifestyle changes with fun, hands-on activities.

Learn about the importance of good health through whole food nutrition, effects of sugar, fat, the importance of a healthy breakfast, hydration, motion, label reading and much more.

Fun with Furry Friends

Child reading with dogOctavia Fields Library is proud to announce a new program at your library.  Wrap your paws around a good book with these fabulous furry friends.  

Faithful Paws will be here on the third Saturday of each month at 3pm.  

School age children (5-12) are invited to read aloud their favorite picture books to the certified therapy dogs from Faithful Paws. 

Join us for a tail wagging good time on Saturday, June 18th.   For more information, please contact the library.

May the Fourth Be With You

Happy May 4th from the staff at the Octavia Fields Library!

Book Sale

It's time for the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale at the Octavia Fields Branch Library.  Find a great deal on used books, dvds, and other items.  All proceeds benefit library programing.

The sale starts today and runs through Saturday, April 16th.  Don't miss out on this chance to find a great deal and support the library.

End of Summer Wrap-Up

I know the schools are back in session and the temperature is slightly cooler, but let’s take a moment and look back at this year’s Summer Reading Program. 

2015 Summer Reading Program Prize Winners

More than 750 children and adults signed up for the Summer Reading Program at the Octavia Fields Branch Library.  Forty children read 100 books or more.  We also had great attendance for our children’s, teen, and adult activities.

At the end of the summer, we held drawings for prizes in each age category.  We look forward to celebrating reading and summer with all of you again next year!

Friends of the Octavia Fields Library Spring Book Sale

The Friends of Octavia Fields Branch Library will hold its Spring Book Sale Saturday, April 11th through Saturday, April 18th.  The sale will operate during regular library hours.

All proceeds from the Book Sale go to the Friends of Octavia Fields Library, and make library programming possible.  Programming includes, children’s and young adult crafts; the summer reading program; the adult book club; and, much more!

Christmas Open House

Christmas OrnamentIt's time for the Octavia Fields Branch Library's annual Christmas Open House.  Join us on Tuesday, December 9th, from 6-9pm.  There will be refreshments, live music, and special visitors from the North Pole.  Please contact the library (281-446-3377) for more information.




Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners

 Congratulations to Joshua and Elijah M., the winners of the Octavia Fields Library  Pumpkin Carving Contest.

Pumpkin Carving & Decorating Contest

Carved pumpkins in a rowWant to show off your pumpkin carving/decorating skills?  Enter your pumpkin* in the Octavia Fields Branch Library's Pumpkin Carving/Decorating Contest.  Prizes will be awarded in three categories: carved, costumed, and painted.  

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