Be a Friend

FriendshipEveryone needs a friend - including the library.  The Friends of the Katy Library provide the funding for all of our programming.  If you've come to a craft program, you've used supplies they bought.  If you've joined in our annual birthday celebration, you've eaten food they provided.  If you've enjoyed the garden in our back courtyard, you've appreciated the time, money, and sweat they've given.  Support the library and its Friends by coming to the annual book sale on Saturday, 3/16 at the VFW Hall on George Memorial Drive in Katy.  You can also support them by buying a book in the lobby or a tote bag at the front desk.  Even better - become a Friend yourself today!  Ask at one of our service desks, and we'l


The popular Katy Dog Park is temporarily closed for renovations and updates, which will include reconstruction of the pond.  Plans are for the park to be open by March 27 for the annual Paws in the Park event.  The Katy Library shares a parking lot with the park, and the library has a nice view of the park from the back windows. 

Enjoy our Garden

Yes, it's February, but the weather overall has been unseasonably warm and it's a great time to sit out in our garden.  While you're here, check out the commemorative plaque which tells you about the memorials in the garden area.

Worksource Employment Series

Job assistanceJoin us every Monday in February from 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM for an employment series hosted by Carolyn Kenard of Worksource. Each week, Ms. Kenard will cover a different topic to help prepare you for the job hunt.

February 04: Evaluate Your Skills & Develop a Plan

February 11: Creating a Resume / Completing the Application / Creating References / Cover & Thank You Letters

February 18: Interviewing

February 25: Rebranding


Tweens, we’ve got a special program for you!  The Katy Branch Library will host a Valentine Program for ages 10 and up on Monday, February 11 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.  All the supplies to make your nails a work of art, as well as make a duct tape flower pen will be provided.  Of course, we’ll also have music and snacks, so grab your friends and  join the fun!