HCPL branches will close on Thursday, April 2 at 5 PM and will be closed April 3 through April 5. We will reopen on Monday, April 6 for regular hours. Lone Star College - Cy-Fair Library will be open Thursday April 2 until 10 PM.
The Crosby Branch Library will have its annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 31st at 10:30 am. We will read stories and then hunt for eggs! After collecting the eggs, light refreshments will be served. Bringing a basket from home is helpful, but not required.
The Children's Department at Freeman Library celebrates Chinese New Year this Friday, February 20 at 4:30 pm. There will be crafts, music, and a fun video of a traditional lion dance performance. Tickets are required. They are free and will be given out at 4:00 pm Space is limited, so children and their adult may want to arrive about 15 minutes before the tickets are to be distributed.
Submitted by Liz Pujol on Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:35pm
Do you like to decorate and make a room look pretty? Then we need your help! Come join us tomorrow Thursday, January 22nd at 3:30pm in the meeting room and help us decorate the library for Valentine’s Day. We will be designing and decorating hearts that we will use to brighten up the place. This program is designed for children 5 and up. Hope to see you there!
Our Afterschool Art Program returns on four Thursdays in February - 2/5, 2/12. 2/19 and 2/26 from 4:30-5:30 pm. This program is for children 10 years and older. Children will learn about several historical periods of American Art and get to do art projects. Children will be expected to attend all four sessions and they must bring a smock or old shirt to protect their clothing.
Submitted by Liz Pujol on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 3:45pm
Do you like to paint and express yourself? Then come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us by making your very own Frida Kahlo inspired self-portrait this Wednesday, October 8th at 4 pm. We will have a lot of fun creating a collage version of Kahlo’s paintings with our own personal touch. Hope to see you there!
Submitted by Liz Pujol on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 4:47pm
Have you ever wanted to construct incredible buildings? Now is your chance! Come build your extraordinary structures this Thursday, July 3rd at 3:00pm in the Public Meeting Room of the library. There will be different materials to choose from, so come build with us and see if you can defy gravity. Hope to see you there!
Submitted by Liz Pujol on Tue, 06/24/2014 - 2:35pm
Do you love puzzles or mazes? Then come join us for a fun brain bending experiment! We will be creating our very own marble mazes and putting them to the test this Thursday, June 26th at 3 pm in the Public Meeting Room. Let’s see how challenging you can make yours.
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.