No Tricks... but lots of treats for under $1.00

Don't forget the Friends of the Library Book Sale this Saturday, October 27, 2012, from 10 AM - 4 PM. There will be lots of treats for all ages and nothing costs more than $1.00. If you would like to join the Friends of the Library for $10 a year you can also attend the Early Bird Preview on Friday, October 26, from 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM. AND...for those who are trying to clean out for the fall, or want to have more room for purchases, donations are accepted daily. Bring in the old books and take home some new ones.

Need Voting Info?

Our most popular question this week is for the closest early voting location.  Whether you want to cast your vote early or are just looking for polling place info here are some websites that can help.  These links are for Harris County residents only:
Early voting locations (complete with map).  Click on the address you want for directions.  Remember, the last day for early voting is Friday, November 2nd.
Election Day Polling Locations with voter specific ballot
Precinct info (don’t know your precinct? – look it up here)
Sample Ballot

Have Medicare Concerns?

A Medicare expert will be available to answer questions Tuesday, October 23 @ 2 pm. Remember open enrollment ends December 7th. Call the library to register at 281-492-8592.

Volunteer Orientation Monday, Oct 22 @ 7pm

Are you a teen in 9th grade or above who would like to help out at the Maud Marks Library?  Be sure to attend our next Volunteer Orientation this Monday, Oct 22, at 7pm.  If you haven't turned in an application yet you can print one here or pick one up at the library.  Remember, orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. 

Not in high school yet?  The Friends of the Library can always use help with the book sale.  They will be setting up on Friday, Oct. 26 starting at 1pm.  If you can help please call Sarah at 281-492-8592.

Thank you! 

Change Is In The Air...

            This is the time of year when lots of people look forward to the temperature changing. How about implementing a change of your own, like joining a book club?  In October, the Just Desserts Mystery Book Club meets on Wed., Oct. 17 at 2pm.  They are reading The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie King.  Also, the Gulf Coast Reads group is meeting on Thurs., Oct. 18 at 2pm discussing Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer.  Maud Marks Library has two regularly scheduled book clubs. The Evening Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month at 7pm. The Afternoon Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month at 1pm. Call the library for specific details at 281-492-8592, or access the information on the calendar, which is on our website at