Children's Program

Monday Movie Madness

Monday MovieNorth Channel has so many fun activities in the midst for October, and we're starting off with an all new Monday Movie Madness.
Come join us this Monday, October 5, 2015 as we watch Cinderella (2015) on our big screen projector. It is the latest live action film, rated PG, and has a run time of 105 minutes. As always, don't forget to bring your pillows, blankets, and snacks (light colored drinks) for a relaxing fun time.

Opera in the Children's Area

   Houston Grand Opera will be in the Children's Area on Monday, July 13th at 3:00 pm, to sing [in fabulous opera voice] the books "Bear Snores On" and "No Sleep for the Sheep".  If you've never experienced an Opera To Go production, you are certainly in for a very special treat!  This program is FREE and wonderful for children [and adults] of all ages! 

"Lyle Lyle Crocodile"

Hey, kids!  Make sure to come to Maud Marks Library this Monday June 15th because  Crocodile Encounters will be here!  There will be two shows, one at 1:30 pm and one at 3:00 pm.  Be sure to come early and get your hand stamped because space is limited.  There will be crocodiles here and you will learn all about them.  See you here.

Library Overrun by KITTENS!


As part of our Springtime Story Times we had baby kittens visit our library!

Crosby Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Eggs

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. 

Celebrate Chinese Year this Friday, February 20 @ 4:30 pm

  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.

Decorate the Library with Love

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!

Afterschool Art Program returns in February with American Art

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.

Winter Break Programs for Children

  Are you looking for something to do with the children this winter break?  We'll be having our regular storytimes for younger children.


The day has finally arrived!


Snacks! Games! Drinks! Candy! Prizes! So, join us for some ghoulish fun!!


Date: Tuesday, October 28

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Ages: School-age children

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