Bag-a-Book Bean Bag Toss

Picture of Bean Bag Toss GameCome join us at the library for a bean bag toss to celebrate National Children's Book Week. Wednesday, May 12, at 3:15 p.m. For school-age children.

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Hey teens, join us for a fun craft celebrating Asian Pacific Heritage Month. You will get to make your own paper lantern. All supplies are provided. See you Wednesday May 12 at 4:00 pm!




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Hey kids! Come join us tomorrow Wednesday, May 5 at 3:15 pm to try your hand at the ancient art of paper folding known as origami. This craft is to honor Asian Pacific Heritage Month. We provide all the paper - you provide the enthusiasm! See you then.

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Genealogy at the Library

Cover of Who Do You Think You Are?The library has two databases that can be used in genealogical research: and Heritage Quest. A library computer must be used to access, but Heritage Quest can be used at home with your library card number. In addition to the databases, the library has books to help in researching your family history, such as:



Tuesday, April 27 we will be celebrating Texas Library Snapshot Day at La Porte Community Library. All over Texas libraries are asked to devote one day during the week of April 26- May 7 to compiling statistics on how their communities use their libraries. We have chosen this Tuesday. We will be logging how many people come through our doors, how many programs we hold and their attendance numbers, how busy our computers are and a host of other kinds of information.

So drop by and help us show how integral your library is to you.