KATY LIBRARY BOOK SALE

The Friends of the Katy Library will hold a summer book sale on Saturday, July 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Stop by the library for some great bargains.  Adult hardbacks will sell for $1.00 each, paperbacks for 50 cents, and all children’s books will be 3 for $1.00.

Book Buddies looking for Little Buddies

It's time to sign up your little ones for our Book Buddies program!

Book Buddies is a free program that brings children and adults together to share the joy of reading. It pairs trained adult volunteers (Big Buddies) with children in K-3rd grades (Little Buddies.) For 10 weeks, the Buddies meet once a week for 45 minutes of shared reading.

Our meetings will be Mondays at 5:00pm. The dates for the program are 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9,10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13.

Applications for the Little Buddies can be obtained at the Katy Branch Library. Please contact Children's Librarian, Misty Wright with any questions. misty.wright@hcpl.net. - Misty

 

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

Do you need help with online searching and online job applications?  The Katy Branch Library is offering a class on Monday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m. to help you with your job search.  The class will cover conducting job searches online as well as practice applying on a job search engine, such as Indeed.com and Monster.com.  No registration is necessary.

Build a Better: Family Tree Story

Family TreeDon't you wish you had all the stories from your ancestors written down? How they lived; what they ate; the scrapes they got into as kids. Maybe they're still around or maybe you're now the oldest generation. Come on Thursday, July 13 at 3:00pm for our Build a Better Family Tree Story. You'll learn how to draw out these stories from your family and get started writing your own story in 10 minutes a day. 

TEEN BOOK CLUB

Teens join our book club on Tuesday, June 11 at 4:30 p.m. to discuss Catherynne M. Valente’s novel, The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making.  Haven’t had a chance to read the book, no worries, come anyway to discuss your favorite books.