A Taste of the Caribbean

Come celebrate National Caribbean American Heritage Month at the Aldine Library! During the first part of June, patrons can vote for their favorite Caribbean dish from among a display of 20 different cuisines. On Wednesday, June 17th at 5 PM, , we will offer a a sample of the winning, regional dish. Enjoy!

A Taste of Asia

Come celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month at the Aldine Library by sampling a delicious treat! Choose from among a descriptive display of 10 different dishes from various regions of Asia. Vote on your favorite food during the first week of May. On May 20th, we will provide a sample of the winning dish for your enjoyment. Check it out!

Chile Limón Wins!

On Wednesday, February 18th, the Aldine Library celebrated Black History Month and African American potato chip inventor George Crum by sampling different potato chip varieties. Children and adults alike enjoyed eating chips while hearing about the life and work of Mr. Crum. Then, we passed out ballots and patrons voted on their favorite potato chip flavor. The variety with the most votes- the official Aldine Library potato chip- is Chile Limón!

Election Day @ Your Library!

It's official! The North Channel Public Library is the location of one of the newest voting precincts! If your yellow and white Voter's Registration card lists Precinct 0460, you are one of the lucky ones who will be voting on Election Day, Tues. November 4th from 7 am to 7 pm at 15741 Wallisville Rd., Houston, TX 77049. This Precinct is bounded by Wallisville Rd. to the South, Sheldon Rd. to the East, HWY 90 and the Miller Roads on the North and the City of Houston West Canal on the West.

Election Day @ Your Library!

It's Election Day! If you live in the City of Galena Park, you can vote Tues. November 4th from 7 am to 7 pm at the Galena Park Library, 1500 Keene St., Galena Park, TX 77547. If you need more information about the Library location, please call: 713-450-0982. If you need more information about Election Day voting, please visit:

Election Day Info

Need to know where to vote Tuesday?  We can help you with that as well as finding a sample ballot or a list of all the polling places. Precinct info & sample ballot (don’t know your precinct?

Your Vote Counts. Early Voting and I.D. Info.

The upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 4 will decide one of Texas’ seats in the U.S. Senate, all thirty-six of Texas’ representatives to the U.S. House, Texas Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General, as well as many other important state, county and municipal offices.

Remember, it is now state law that in order to vote you must present one of the following approved forms of identification:

  • • Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safetry (DPS).
  • • Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
  • • Texas concealed handgun license issued by DPS
  • • U.S. military identification card with your photograph
  • • U.S. passport
  • • Free Election Identification Certificate (EIC) issued by DPS (click here for more information).

TEENS: There is still time...

islan sunto take our Summer Reading Prize Pack Survey!   Summer is quickly approaching (yay!), and we’re busy planning some wicked awesome programs and prizes for all the Kingwood Teens.  So let your voice be heard!  Take our Summer Reading Prize Pack survey online by clicking here, or stop by the Teen Area to fill out a form. 

Entries into the Prize Pack Drawings can be earned by attending programs, and for every book over 5 books that you read this summer.  You must be registered with the Summer Reading Program to earn entries for books read; you do not need to register or complete the Summer Reading Program to earn program attendance entries. 

Election Day for Primary Voting - March 4th

Tuesday, March 4th, is Primary Election Day from 7 am to 7 pm. In the City of Galena Park, Democrats and Republicans will vote at separate locations. Democrats will vote at Galena Park City Hall - 2000 Clinton Drive. Republicans will vote at the Galena Park Library- 1500 Keene Street. For additional information, please see:

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