Gulf Coast Reads - Movie & ScrabbleFest

Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseSaturday, 10/27 - put it on your calendar!  We'll be celebrating the 2012 Gulf Coast Read book, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, in another way: a showing of the movie at 11:00am followed by a ScrabbleFest at 1:30pm.  Stop in for one or both.

GCR Scavenger Hunt @ Katy Library

   The Gulf Coast Reads program may be winding down, but the fun at Katy Branch is still going strong. There’s one week left to complete our Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close-themed scavenger hunt! Come by the branch and pick up a map- then follow the clues for a chance to win some great prizes. 

   If you’ve yet to read the Gulf Coast Reads 2012 book, stop by the branch and borrow a copy today.

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer



  The Kids Robotic Academy will come to the Katy Branch Library once again 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! Saturday, October 20, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. Registration is required. Stop by the Reference Desk or call 281-391-3509 to register.

Fiesta Hispana This Saturday

Hispanic Heritage MonthDon't miss out on the sights and sounds of Fiesta Hispana, our annual Hispanic Heritage Month party, this Saturday, 10/13, from 1:00-3:00pm.  Ole!

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close at the Katy Branch

Join us this month as we celebrate the Gulf Coast Reads selection, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer.  All month long, you can participate in a scavenger hunt based on the book.  Stop by our display table to get started - finish the hunt by Saturday, October 27 to be eligible for prizes!  Then, there's the book itself - come to the Book & Bite Club on Thursday, October 25 at 12:30pm to discu