Medical lnformation Workshop

Do you have a tough time finding medical information that's current, reliable, and easy to understand?  Then register for the hands-on session that will be held here on Monday, August 27 from 3:00 - 4:00pm, where you'll learn about MedlinePlus.  It's a great source - in addition to trusted information, you'll find videos, tutorials, a magazine, and much more.  To sign up, call or stop by the library.

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Goodbye Summer, Hello School Year!

The Summer Reading Program at HCPL has come to a close, and what fun it was. Check the Katy Branch Flickr Stream or Facebook Gallery to reminisce about your favorite SRP moments before you jump into the 2012 school year!


The Kids Robotic Academy will come to the Katy Branch Library to introduce children to the amazing world of robotics.  Kids will learn the process of designing, building, and programming a robot, which will be capable of doing incredible things!   Tuesday, August 14, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Registration is required.  Stop by the Reference Desk or call 281-391-3509 to register.                                       

Teen Monster Ball Coming

Homemade Monster HeadThe teen Monster Ball is this Monday, 8/06 at 2:30pm.  Come in costume; wear your monster head; make a creepy craft; eat some spooky food; race like a mummy; have fun!

PSAT Practice Test

Teens, it's time to sign up for another practice test - this time, the PSAT, which is a precursor to the SAT and is also the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.  The PSAT/NMSQT is cosponsored by the College Board and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.  The practice test given by Kaplan will be on Saturday, August 11 at 10:30 - you can call or stop by the library to register.