Dec. 22, 2010 - Cancelled

cancelledWe will not be having our regularly scheduled Toddler Time @ 10:30 am and Baby Book Time @ 2:00 pm due to staffing shortages.   Toddler Time and Baby Book Time will resume Wednesday December 29, 2010. Apologies for the inconvenience. Visit our Branch Calendar for upcoming events.

Are you ILL'in? Meet the Northwest Interlibrary Loan Team!

Connie, Gwen, CarolHave you ever requested a book that Harris County did not own? Did you use our Interlibrary Loan Service? If so, you probably have spoken to Carol, Connie or Gwendolyn. Books can come from anywhere in the United States. While this service is not one patrons use every day, it is good to know it is an option when needed. If ever you have a question about this service, please feel free to contact our Interlibrary Loan Team.

Need a Change in Perspective? Come to Reader's Perspective Book Club!

Angel's Tip

On Monday, December 20th at 2:00 PM, the Reader's Perspective Book Club will discuss Alafair Burke's Angel's Tip. Ellie Hatcher, NYPD Detective, is fiery female detective who finds herself in trouble, too. So, if you into suspense and action thrillers, be sure to check out this session of Reader's Perspective. All are welcome! 

Pearl Harbor History

Mr. AaronWe have all heard the FDR quote, "Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked..." But how many folks are lucky enough to know a Pearl Harbor Veteran. Mr. Aaron Cook, library volunteer with over 700 hours of service to the Northwest Branch, is one of those honorable men of World War II.

Gingerbread Workshop

Gingerbread HouseCome and make a sweet treat in time for the holidays. We will be having two sessions of our ever popular Gingerbread Workshop. This program is for children ages 5-12. Come on Saturday, December 11th. Sessions will be at 2:00 & 3:00 PM. Tickets will be given out 30 minutes in advance of each session. First come, first gingerbread!