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


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.