Friends of the Library Drawing Winner

Congratulations to Susan Meeks from the West University Branch Library!  Susan is the winner of the Harris County Friends of the Library drawing for a new Kindle Paperwhite and cover.  Thanks to our generous donors and to all who participated to support the Friends and HCPL!  Funds raised will be used to support summer reading programs at all Harris County branches. 

For more information about supporting the Harris County Friends of the Library, visit or volunteer for your local Friends group and make a difference in your community.

Reindeer at the Library

  Monday evening customers were treated to the sight of 2 reindeer on the library lawn in anticipation of the West U tree lighting celebration.

West University Book Club-Selection for January 2

In the Garden of BeastsTitle to be discussed:  In the Garden of Beasts, by Erik Larson.  Wednesday, January 2, at 11AM.  Review: "In this mesmerizing portrait of the Nazi capital, Larson plumbs a far more diabolical urban cauldron than in his bestselling The Devil in the White City...a vivid, atmospheric panorama of the Third Reich and its leaders, including murderous Nazi factional infighting, through the accretion of small crimes and pett

Book Sale at the Library

Plan to stop by the West University Library this Saturday, November 3, from 10 AM to 2 PM for the Fall Book Sale.  We have a wonderful selection of children's and adult books.  Whatever you're looking for - cookbooks, history, fitness, current fiction - you'll find it at the Friends of the West University Library Fall Book Sale.

Prices range from $ .35 for paperbacks to $1 plus for hardback books.  See you there !

Halloween craft program for children

Next Wednesday, October 24, at 3:15 PM children will have the opportunity to create their own paper plate mask.  Using their imaginations, children can glue a variety of ears, noses, eyebrows or other features to paper plates and create a unique mask.  The program will appeal to children ages 4 to 11 years.  The Library provides all supplies - you bring your imagination.