The Katy Library will be closed on July 4th, however, several events have been planned in the city of Katy area to celebrate America's Birthday.  The VFW Post 9182 located at 6206 George Bush Drive will be celebrating with an auction, entertainment, patriotic program, and a barbecue lunch. Events begin at 9:30am and last until 4pm. There will be face painting and treats for the children. Lunch goes on sale at noon.  The city of Katy will sponsor a fireworks display at 9:00 p.m.  The fireworks will be located on the east side of Katy Mills Mall between the mall and the Katy Fort Bend Road.  Have a happy, safe holiday!

SAT Practice Test Sign-Ups Begin

Teens,make plans to take a free practice SAT test here on Saturday, July 9 from 10:00am to 2:00pm.  Then come back on Saturday, July 16 at 1:00pm to get your test results and get tips on how to improve  You can register at the reference desk or call us at (281)391-3509.

Can't make it to take the test?  You can still attend the tips session on July 16.

Teen Drawing Ahead

PrizeKaty teens, don't miss our first summer random prize drawing taking place on Thursday, June 30th.  All you have to do to enter is register for the Summer Reading Program.  Don't miss out!

Brand New Computer Skills II Course Starting in July

ExcelStarting Wednesday July 13, the Katy Library will be offering an ongoing course in intermediate computer skills. Some topics to be covered include Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007, as well as social networking on websites like Facebook and Twitter. Classes will be held each week on Mondays and Wednesdays. Monday sessions are given at 10:15 AM with a repeat at 5:30 PM. Wednesday sessions will be held at 1:15 PM and repeated at 4:30 PM. Registration and information is available at the reference desk in the library, or just give us a call at 281-391-3509. Students will register for each new class session on a class-by-class basis. Hurry because space is filling up fast. We hope to see you there!

Register for a Course in Computer Basics Starting in July

Computer ABCsAs our first round of computer basics classes winds down, it’s time to register students for the next session. New classes will start again on Tuesday July 12. Each week, morning sessions will be held at 10:15 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays, while evening sessions will be held at 5:30 PM on Tuesdays and 4:30 PM on Thursdays. If you are ready to learn essential computer devices, mouse and keyboard skills, Microsoft Word and e-mail basics, and much more, please register at the reference desk in the Katy Library, or call us at 281-391-3509. Hurry because space is limited. We look forward to seeing you in class!