Basic Chinese

PeaceWant to be able to properly welcome the new Chinese neighbor down the street?  Have a business contact that you want to impress?  Come learn to speak basic Chinese at our weekly class on Thursdays at 5:00pm.  The next class is on March 28th and will continue until the end of May.  Don't miss out on this unique opportunity. 

They're Here!

The 1040 Instructions have finally arrived!  You'll find these as well as other common forms and instructions in our lobby.  If you can't find what you're looking for there, you can often download what you need from the IRS.  We also have some reproducible forms and instructions you can photocopy - just ask us at the reference desk.  Happy filing!

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Genealogy Workshop - FamilySearch

Family TreeDon't miss our upcoming FamilySearch genealogy workshop on Monday, 3/18/13 from 12:00-3:00pm.  The workshop will be led by Sue from the Clayton Library, one of the top 10 genealogy libraries in the country.  Come learn how to use the FamilySearch website and wiki to improve your genealogy searching.

Homeschooling Program Coming Soon

Have you been interested in homeschooling your children but weren't sure how to get started?  Make plans now to attend our program on Saturday, March 23 at 10:30a.m. when a homeschooling mom who is also on the Board of Directors for the Texas Home School Coalition will be here to tell you what's involved.

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