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Children attending Baby Time on Tuesday, October 25 or either of the two Toddler Times on Thursday, October 27 are invited to wear their Halloween costumes.  Baby Time begins Tuesdays at 11:00 am and Toddler Times begin Thursdays at 10:15 am and 11:00 am. I wonder what costume Ms. Mandy will wear? There will be stories and fun. 

Five Points Town Plaza Concert

Photo of building at Five Points Town Plaza from City of La Porte TX websiteSteve Helms Band will be playing at Five Points Town Plaza on Thursday, October 20, 7 – 9 p. m.  Five Points Town Plaza is located at 201 S. Broadway in La Porte. Concert is free. Bring your lawn chairs, mosquito spray, and cooler (no glass).  The concert is sponsored by the Parks and Recreation Department for the City of La Porte. For more information contact Nikki Stout at 281-470-7275. (Photo from City of La Porte Texas website, Five Points Town Plaza.)


It's time to start thinking about Halloween. To get you in the spirit Mr. D. and Ms. Mandy invite you to join them in decorating some spooky gliders. How creative can you get?? The fun begins Wednesday, October 12 at 3:15 pm.


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Fall Herb Gardening

Picture of Book Cover-'Homegrown Herbs' by Tammi HartungGrowing herbs can be fun for the whole family. The library has a number of books on herb gardening, a few of which are listed below. For an area program on herb gardening: the Seaside Garden Club in Seabrook is hosting a presentation given by Ginia Keene Mattern, Master Gardener, at Carother’s Coastal Gardens, 502 Pine Gully Road, Seabrook on October 19th at 12:30 pm. For questions call 281-474-4825. [Bay Area Observer, 29 September 2011: 8] 

Homegrown herbs: a complete guide to growing, using, and enjoying more than 100 herbs / Tammi Hartung; photography by Saxon Holt



Join Mr. D and Ms. Mandy for the Afterschool Science Time Wednesday, September 28 at 3:15 pm. This month's topic will be the principles of flight. How do those heavy airplanes stay in the air?? Come find out.