Maud Smith Marks Branch Library Closed Until Monday, March 25

Due to issues with the ongoing roof repairs at Maud Smith Marks Branch Library, the library will be closed until Monday, March 25. 

Please visit the nearby Katy Branch Library, located 5414 Franz Road, Katy Texas, 77493, or Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek, located at 16719 Clay Road, Houston Texas, 77084 for all your library needs.

We apologize for any inconvenience. 

NOTE: If you had an item on hold when the library closed, y

Calling All Local Artists!

Do you dabble in the fine arts?  Do you have an inner painter or sculptor waiting to come out?  The Maud Marks Library want to show off your work during our annual "Celebrate Local Artists" Art Exhibition.  This call is open for all professional and emerging artists ages 6 years & above.

All you have to do is fill out and turn in our Entry Form & Artists Agreement Form.  Please return the form to our curators at by March 25, 2019.  Should your art work be accepted in to our exhibit, we will let you know by March 27.

Celebrate Texas Independence!

Seniors 55+ are invited to join the Maud Marks Library’s Timeless Travelers program this Saturday, March 2 for a FREE trip to the Washington on the Brazos for their Independence Day Celebration, courtesy of the Friends of Maud Marks Library and Precinct Three Transportation.  The bus departs at 9 AM from the Maud Marks Library for a fun day in Washington-On the Brazos as we listen to music, meet with reenactors, and more!.  Seating is extremely limited.  Please call the Maud Marks Library at 832-927-7860 to register for this trip. 

Timeless Travelers is a program series promoting educational and cultural enrichment for senior adults.  Once a month we take free bus trips across southeast Texas to experience the culture and history of this great state.  The only requirement is that you are old enough to attend (55+).  Thanks to the Friends of the Maud Marks Library for sponsoring this series.

Find Your Next Read at the Library!

Join us this Saturday, February 23 from 10 AM- 4 PM for our next Friends of the Maud Marks Library Book Sale.  In addition to our regular books, we also have a nice selection of DVDs, CDs and vinyl LPs, including some old 78's for sale.  Come see our insane prices and find your next favorite book!

Celebrate African American Culture

School gets out early on Friday, February 15 and we have a treat for you!  Between 2-4 PM, we will be celebrating the contributions of African Americans to our wonderfully diverse culture.  We start at 2 PM with a storytime for the whole family.  Then at 3 PM, a presentation by Main Street Theater, "Speak of Me as I Am".  We'll experience the great African American Shakespearean actors of yesteryear.  This is an interactive family friendly preformance proving that Shakespear is indeed for ALL!
We will also have crafts, food, and quizzes as we learn more about Africa and the culture those early slaves brought with them.