Senior Moments: Funeral Planning

Funeral planning is an important part of life.  Find out what you need to know to plan your own funeral so that loved ones left behind do not have to make any guesses.  Seniors and mature adults are invited to join us at the Maud Marks Branch Library on Thursday, January 21 at 1pm as Bert Plocharski, an award winning monument designer, and Maurice Hanna, a family counselor specializing in end of life counseling, provide consumer information about funerals, cemetery plots, and more.

Take the Digital Bookmobile Tour and Register to Win

Learn how to Take a Tour and Register to Windownload from the library and you can register for free prizes on Wednesday, January 27th  from 12 noon till 6pm. That’s the day the Digital Bookmobile stops by the Maud Marks Branch on its nationwide tour. You can take a tour and learn how to download  our books, audios, music and films from your home using your computer and Internet connection.

Lots for a Little!

The Friends of the Maud Marks Library are having a book sale at the library this Saturday, January 16 from 10 am to 5 pm. If you’re a member of the Friends or join before Friday you can also attend a special preview sale on Friday, January 15 from 6 pm to 8 pm!   Don’t forget, nothing costs over $1!!


Harris County Libraries Serve as Warming Centers

Residents seeking shelter from the frigid temperatures can head to their local library.  All 25 Harris County branch libraries will open at 9 am on Friday, January 8 and Saturday, January 9 to serve as warming centers for the public. 

Closing hours will vary depending on the branch.