Dr. Seuss Birthday Party - 2 Day Event!!

Hey kids! Come to Jacinto City Library on Wednesday, March 2nd at 10:30 am and Thursday, March 3rd at 3 pm to celebrate the birthday of one of the greatest children's book writers of all time - Dr. Seuss! There will be a party with cake, also make a Cat in the Hat party hat, and, of course, popular stories by Dr. Seuss! All children of all ages are welcome to come and participate in the festivities.  No need to register. For more information call 713-673-3237. Be sure to also check out our Events Calendar online for more children's/teens activities. See you there!

Downloading Library Digital Media Class

Are you an avid reader who has a digital device - tablet or smartphone - who likes to read? Are you tired of having to pay for eBooks or eAudio and wish there was a better way to read popular titles for free? On the HCPL website, we have a many digital catalogs where you can check out and download eBooks and eAudio books for 2 weeks for free! On Thursday, March 3rd, at 6:00 - 7:00 pm, Jacinto City Branch Library will be holding a class to help you download and check out these free materials through one of these digital catalogs called Overdrive. Just be sure to bring your HCPL library card and your tablet or smartphone to class. Any Android, iPad/iPhone, Kindle Fire will do. Don't have a library card?

Black History Month Event - Family Soulfood Potluck

Join us on Saturday, February 20th, 12:30 to 2:00 pm for food, family, and fun at the Jacinto City Branch Library for a Family Soul Food Potluck! Come and bring your best Soul Food dishes, try some other great recipes, and enjoy some famous Jazz music. Bring the whole family. Everyone is welcome! There will also be a paper  beading craft for the kids to teach the meaning of the Pan-African Colors: Red, Black, Green and Gold. For more information, call 713-673-3237.  We're looking forward to seeing your great dishes!

Children's Storytime - Hershey Kiss Roses

On Thursday, Febrary 11th, 3:30 - 4:30 pm, Jacinto City Library will be having a special Valentine's Day  themed Storytime for the kiddos.  After the story and songs there will be a craft making roses out of Hershey Kisses! Yum!  All materials are provided and free.  For more information, call 713-673-3237 and check out our Events Calendar for other Storytimes and Children's programming.  See you there!

Zombie Teen Valentine

Hey Teens! Tired of the same old Valentines Day traditions? Then come celebrate Valentines Day with us at the Jacinto City Branch Library on Thursday, February 11, 6:00 - 7:45 pm. Don your best ghoulish zombie costume and bring your friends. We'll be showing the movie, “Warm Bodies” on the big screen and refreshments, the kind which only Zombies would eat, will be served!  There will also be a prize for Best Zombie Costume awarded at the end of the festivities.  If you need more information, call us at 713-673-3237.