Old Electronics Recycling in Katy

Courtesy of clker.comDid you get a new gadget for Christmas and have an old one sitting around now?  If you're not interested in donating it, how about recycling it at the Keep Katy Beautiful Electronic Recycling Drive.  Stop by Harvest Plaza (5701 3rd St) in downtown Katy on Saturday, 1/28, from 9am to 12pm.  Keep Katy Beautiful and CompuCycle are offering the e-cycling event for items such as computers, printers, cables, batteries, cell phones, TVs, and more.  (Items not accepted: vacuum cle

New Year, New Book Club

Join our new book club here at the Katy Branch!  We'll meet for the first time on Wednesday, January 25 at  6:30p.m when we discuss The Tiger's Wife, by Téa Obreht .  Books are available for check-out at our circulation desk so stop by and ask for yours!  Can't make it on the 25th?  We'll be meeting on the last Wednesday of every month so come next month, on Februar

Last Chance for Christmas Light Viewing

Pin Oak Village lighting display

You only have until January 1st to get a peek at the synchronized Christmas lighting display in the Pin Oak Village neighborhood in Katy.  They're in their fifth year of the event and just keep getting better with time.  Tune your FM radio to 89.9 and start at 24603 Stoughton Court.  

RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH A GOOD BOOK

   Hey, kids, ring in the New Year with one of our new books.   Sarah Weeks novel, Pie is a delicious mystery.   When Alice's Aunt Polly passes away, she takes with her the secret to her world-famous pie-crust recipe. Or does she?  In her will, she leaves the recipe to her disagreeable fat cat Lardo and leaves Lardo in the care of Alice.  Everyone in the community is clamoring for the recipe, and it’s up to Alice to discover the ingredients.  Fourteen pie recipes are in included.  YUM!

More Holiday Fun

                                                                 Another family enjoying our Holidays Kickoff Day - this time making crafts!  Who knew you could make such cute things using toilet paper rolls -such as santas, reindeer, elves, and angels?