Diwali or the Festival of the Lights is celebrated by families across India.  Learn about this traditional celebration in Multilingual storytime with stories, songs, and crafts.    Monday, February 28, 11:00.   For ages 3 to 6.

Saddle Up

RodeoCan’t wait for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo?  You’re in luck.  The 68th Annual Katy FFA Livestock Show & Rodeo starts Thursday night, February 24.  Events will take place this Thursday through Saturday at 7:00pm at the Fairgrounds at I-10 & FM 1463.  And don’t miss the parade leaving from Rhodes Stadium on Saturday at 9:30am.  The parade route runs south on Katyland Drive, then west on Highway 90 to the Katy High School.   


Ah, a water garden!

Well, weatherwise, we're finally getting a glimpse of spring and its time to think of warmer things - like a water garden!  Join us on Thursday, February 17 at  2:00pm when Nelson Water Gardens will be here to telll us how to get started.

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Black History Programs Coming Soon

We have two programs for you to enjoy here at the Katy Branch.  The first program, on Saturday, February 12,  from 3:00 - 4:00pm, features local poet, Alice Redditt, who will deliver a special reading.  Then on Saturday, February 19, from 12:00 - 4:00pm, we'll host a Black History Movie Day, where we'll show films featuring African American musicians - call for details!

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   Bring a game, share a game at Family Night at the Katy Branch Library on Wednesday, February 16 at 6:00 p.m.  Noche de Familia or Family Night is an opportunity for families to gather and spend time together.  Each month features a different activity for children of all ages and their families.  This month will feature games, so bring your favorite