Opera in the Children's Area

   Houston Grand Opera will be in the Children's Area on Monday, July 13th at 3:00 pm, to sing [in fabulous opera voice] the books "Bear Snores On" and "No Sleep for the Sheep".  If you've never experienced an Opera To Go production, you are certainly in for a very special treat!  This program is FREE and wonderful for children [and adults] of all ages! 

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Super Perler Beads

super perler beads

July is here, and the Teen Summer Reading Program is still going strong. This week make your favorite superheroes and villains out of perler beads! All supplies provided. For teens and tweens ages 10-18. Meet in the first floor Meeting Room on Tuesday, July 7th from 3:00-4:30 pm.

And don’t miss the next session of Summer of Code later in the week! You don’t need to have attended the first two sessions to come this week. Meet in the second floor Computer Lab on Thursday, July 9th from 10:00-11:00am.

For more information, call the library at 832-559-4200.

Hero Day at the Library!


Come to the Library on Monday, July 6th at 3:00 pm for Hero Day!  Meet the Firemen from the Tomball Fire Dept. and the Policemen from the Lone Star College Campus Police!  Learn about what they do every day to help keep us safe and see all of the cool equipment they wear!  Outside in the parking lot, you can visit the fire truck and police carSuper hero costumes and t-shirts optional!  This program is FREE and guaranteed to be "super"!

Get to Tomball library by Wednesday—or wait til next week!

Please note that both LSC-Tomball Community Library and Cy-Fair Library, along with all Lone Star College campuses, will be closed Thursday, July 2nd, Friday, July 3rd, Saturday, July 4th, and Sunday, July 5th. All other Harris County Public Libraries will be open until 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 2nd, but will also be closed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.