Get Help With Your New Gadget

GadgetsDid you get one of the hot new gadgets for Christmas like an iPad, Kindle Fire, Microsoft Surface, or Samsung smartphone? Are you scratching your head, wondering how it works? If so, we're here to help. On Saturday January 19, sign up for a 10 to 15 minute session with our technology trainer, and get answers that will set you on the right track. Can't make it then? Call to set up a one-on-one appointment any time.

Computer Classes For the New Year

Computer ClassesMake good on your New Year's resolution and update your computer skills. Monday January 7 we will begin a whole new round of computer courses. Classes in Computer Basics are held every Monday at 10:15 AM or 4:00 PM, and Wednesdays at 1:15 PM or 4:00 PM. If you already have a handle on the basics, try our Microsoft Office Skills course which includes the programs Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Office classes are given every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:15 AM or 4:00 PM. Both Basic and Office Skills courses will run through to the end of February. No registration or fees are required, and seating is given on a first come, first serve basis. Arrive early, and bring a flash drive.

Puzzled at the Library

Jigsaw puzzleIf you have time to kill and like a brain-teaser, stop by the library to work on our jigsaw puzzle.  We always have one going throughout the year.

Recycle that tree!

If you live in the City of Katy, you can have your Christmas tree recycled by placing it out on the curb on January 2, 4, or 7.  For more information,  call Public Works at 281-391-4820.

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Most Checked Out in Katy

Ever wonder what other people are checking out at the Katy Library? 

Awesome ManIn 2012, the most checked out title was a picture book by Michael Chabon called The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man.  Various copies of it checked out a whomping 339 times this year.