Here comes Santa Claus!

santa, sleighCountdown the days, hours, minutes and seconds until Santa comes around the world to your home!  See for yourself on the Official NORAD Santa Tracker.  Play games in Santa's Village and see which shop is the busiest today. On Christmas Eve track Santa via Google Earth and watch live videos of Santa on the Santa Cams!

Holiday Feast @ your home!


You can be a professional chef in your own home.  If you can follow a recipe you can cook! Surprise your family and friends for the Holidays! We have cookbooks galore from around the world to please all palates.  Come into our Library and pick some up or request online.

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!