Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close at the Katy Branch

Join us this month as we celebrate the Gulf Coast Reads selection, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer.  All month long, you can participate in a scavenger hunt based on the book.  Stop by our display table to get started - finish the hunt by Saturday, October 27 to be eligible for prizes!  Then, there's the book itself - come to the Book & Bite Club on Thursday, October 25 at 12:30pm to discu

Take a "Paws" @ Katy Library


With the advent of beautiful fall weather, there’s no better time than the present to take your furry pal to the dog park on Franz Road, right next door to Katy Library. If you don’t have a dog yet, or Fido needs to brush up on his manners before he can go to the park, stop by Katy Library and peruse our resources for dog owners.

 

Hunt for Festivitrees

Keep Katy Beautiful is celebrating the advent of curbside recycling in Katy by bringing back Festivitrees for the 2012 Holiday Season.  To participate, send in the entry form (no fee) and proudly display a tree in your business made from recycled or reused products or materials.  For more information, check the City of Katy website.

DON'T FORGET TO REGISTER TO VOTE!

The last day to register to vote for the November presidential election is Tuesday, October 9.  The Katy Branch Library has voter registration applications for those living in Harris County.  If you live in one of the other nearby counties, we can help you print out the application.  Applications can be found on the following website,  http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/reqvr.shtml.

Free Practice SAT

Teens, call or stop by to register to take a free practice SAT here at the Katy Branch on Saturday, October 6 from 10:30am to 2:30pm.  The practice test is administered by Princeton Review, who will give you your results.  Can't make it then?  Check out one of our practice test books we have on display or use our Learning Express Library database.