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


        Join us for our storytimes this week as we get ready for Valentine's Day with songs, stories and crafts.  Toddlertime is on Tuesdays at 10:30 for children 18 months to 2 years old and Preschool Storytime is held on Thursdays at 10:30 for ages 3 to 6.