Nobody really knows why some of us get such pleasure from being scared out of wits, but writers like Stephen King, Octavia Butler, Clive Barker, and others have made comfortable livings making us uncomfortable. In honor of the holiday, HCPL's Book Hunters offer some ghoulishly good reads that are definitely not for the faint of heart.
Submitted by Liz Pujol on Sat, 10/25/2014 - 1:52pm
Do you want to do something fun for Halloween? Then come join us for our Halloween Extravaganza at the Galena Park Library this Thursday, October 30th from 4 to 5:45pm. We will have games and candy at each trick-or-treat station. Don’t forget to come in costume. See you there!! For more information please call 713/450-0982.
Some of the staff members at High Meadows Branch Library decorated a pumpkin for this Halloween seasons Pumpkin Decorating Contest. These wonderful and creative pumpkins are out on display in the library and are waiting for your vote! Stop by High Meadows Branch Library and vote for your favorite pumpkin today! Voting will start Monday October 20th during regular library operating hours and end on Saturday October 25th. We will announce the winner of the Pumpkin Decorating contest on Monday October 27th. See you here!
Submitted by Angel Hill on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 10:21am
It's that time again. It's time for Howl'O'Ween at the City of Katy Dog Park (located behind the library) on Saturday, October 25 from 9:00-11:00am. There will be games, activities, and a costume contest. The cost of entry is one bag of dog food for the local shelter.
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.