Start of Hurricane Season

June marks the start of the Hurricane Season, which lasts from the month of June to the month of November. The Harris County libraries have an abundance of resources on weather phenomenon such as Hurricanes and Tropical Storms, including books on specific storms.  Check out some of these books to find out more about these storms:

Para los niños****** For the kids


El miercoles pasado se llevo a cabo un divertido programa Para los Niños a cargo de nuestro director Pablo Sanchez. Los niños estuvieron muy creativos e hicieron pulseritas con cereal. Aqui las muestran orgullosos. 

Last Wednesday, we had a Para los Niños  program , supervised by our director Pablo Sanchez. The kids had lots of fun and were very creative. They made bracelets out of dry cereal. Here you can see the kids proudly showing their bracelets.  

Memorial Day

Each year we celebrate Memorial Day in May.  On this day many schools and businesses are closed in observance of Memorial Day.  Before it arrives, check out some of these titles that will tell you about the history of Memorial Day.


Memorial Day  Memorial Day Surprise

Memorial Day by Christin Ditchfield

Belleza y Nutricion ***** Beauty and Nutrition

Belleza y Nutricion sera el tema de discusion para el lunes 24 de Mayo a las 4:00 pm. Nuestro invitado hablara de como  nuestra alimentacion afecta nuestra apariencia fisica.

Beauty and Nutrition will be the theme to discuss this Monday, May 24th at 4:00 pm. A speaker will explain how our eating habits affect our physical appearance.


Photo courtesy of Sarniebill1 from Flickr

Toque festivo ----- Festive Touch

   Un toque festivo en South Houston durante la celebracion del Cinco de Mayo.


    A festive touch at South Houston during Cinco de Mayo celebration.