Friends of the Library Sale

There will be all kinds of books, magazines, movies, and music for sale next Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, at the Maud Marks Library from 10 am -4 pm. Students, you may find those books on your required reading list before the school year ends. Readers, you might find a long lost “friend”.  Collectors, are you missing one volume in a series? This could be your lucky day. Air-conditioned browsing and buying! Come one, come all. Join the “Friends of the Library”. All proceeds benefit YOU by funding the library’s programming. 

eBooks For Everyone!

Tired of carrying those heavy library books from place to place? Do you wish that you could just check out books from the convenience of your own home? Well, you are in luck! The Maud Marks Library will be offering an eBooks class this Tuesday, February 23 at 10:00 AM in the computer lab. In this class you will learn what an eBook is and the services the Harris County Public Library offers for them.

Spring Vegetables Gardening Class

Spring is just around the corner and it's time to start thinking about your garden-specifically your vegetable garden. What are you going to plant? What's the best to care for those seedlings? Well, this Saturday February 20 from 10 AM until 12 noon the Maud Marks Branch Library has got you covered. We will be hosting a Master Gardeners Green Thumb Gardening Class. At this class you'll be able to learn about spring vegetables. Seating is limited and registration is required.

SAT Practice?

It’s not too late to register for the Mock SAT testing session to be held at the Maud Marks Library on Saturday, February 6, 2016, at 10:15 am. Kaplan, a well-known learning center will administer the test and then contact you with your scores, and also give you tips and strategies for scoring higher the next time you take the SAT. For the college bound, this is one of the most important tests you will ever take, so make it easy on yourself and get some free help.

AARP Tax Assistance

 

The deadline to file taxes for 2015 is looming ever closer and AARP will be at Maud Marks library to offer free tax assistance for elderly and low-income individuals. This assistance began February 1 and will continue every Monday and Friday through April 15. AARP will be in our meeting room between the hours of 10 AM and 2 PM so please make sure you arrive between those times if you plan to take advantage of this service. For a full schedule of dates and times visit our calendar.