UPDATE: All HCPL Branches and Administrative Offices Will Remain Closed Through Wednesday

All Harris County Public Library branches and administrative offices will remain closed through Wednesday due to continued hazardous road conditions.

We urge you to stay off the roads if at all possible. Loan periods for items due January 16 - 17 will be extended. You will not be charged late fees for items that are due when the library is closed for weather emergencies.

If you have holds that expired during this closure, you will be able to pick them up through Saturday, January, 20.

All HCPL Branches and Administrative Offices Are Closed Today

All Harris County Public Library branches and administrative offices are closed Tuesday, January 16, 2018 due to hazardous road conditions.

We urge you to stay off the roads if at all possible.You will not be charged late fees for items due today. Loan periods for items due January 16 will be extended to January 17.

 

Teens: Online Book Club

Dr. Strange Superpowers through reading
 
(img via Pinterest)

Schedule booked up, but you'd like to share about a great read?  Want to learn about some books before you have to read it for school?  Join the Atascocita Teens online book club.  We read 10 books a year.  Tell your thoughts about a book, help out your friends in finding a good read, and find that next great read for yourself.

The online book club is through Goodreads and will require a Goodreads account.  Request joining here: Atascocita Teens Read

 

Teens: Celebrate Winter at Club Anime and K-Pop Club

Teens, celebrate the beginning of the winter season with Club Anime on Tuesday, December 5th at 7pm and K-Pop Club on Thursday, December 7th at 4:30pm. 

For Club Anime, we will be doing a White Elephat Swap. Bring a weird, wacky item and wrap it up. Nothing to swap, not problem because we have extras. After all the packages are open, then the fun begins as we swap and bargain for the best haul. 

At K-Pop Club, learn about winter holidays in Korea along with the latest in new music and dramas. Sample Korean snacks and vie for Kpop prizes. 

Music for Children

Do you and your little one have a song in your hearts? Come join us as we jam to kid-song favorites. We will be singing along to kid-friendly hits,​ ​nursery​ ​rhymes,​ ​and​ ​more!​ This is a special program for children ages 2-5, but kids of all ages are welcome. Ages Family Program (Geared toward ages 2-5)

Monday, November 20 at 6:30-7:30pm
This program is in place of our regularly scheduled Twilight Tales (Family Storytime) program and begins 30 minutes earlier than Twilight Tales usually begins.

Photo Credit: https://pixabay.com/en/birds-swifts-singing-twitter-music-2672101/