Prom Dresses Needed

Prom dresses are needed for the Cy-Fair College Annual Prom Dress Giveaway.  Dresses must be:

Put in plastic bags

Stylish & new [not 1980's disco scene]

Clean

Undamaged & without stains

Not velvet

Drop your dresses off at the West University Library.  Thank you.

Gymboree story time Tuesday April 12

Gymboree will entertain the preschool set at our weekly story time on Tuesday April 12 at 10:30 AM.  Children will be able to sing, move around to music andpossibly experience parachute play.   Our regular themed story time will return April 19 with a theme of baseball.

West University Book Club-Selection for May 4

When the Emperor Was DivineTitle to be discussed: When the Emperor Was Divine, by Julie Otsuka.  Wednesday May 4, at 11 a.m.  Summary: "This heartbreaking, bracingly unsentimental debut describes in poetic detail the travails of a Japanese family living in an internment camp during World War II, raising the specter of wartime injustice in bone-chilling fashion." -From Publishers Weekly

Baseball Fever - Catch It !

Baseball season is here. The Children's Section upstairs has a display of baseball books.  There are biographies of various players, books about the game, as well as picture books, early readers and fiction.  Check them out for a fun-filled April. 

                                                        

New Hours at West University Branch Library

The West University Branch Library will have a reduction in hours starting April 6, 2011.  Renewals, requests and other online services are still available 24/7 at www.hcpl.net.  The new West University Branch Library schedule will be:  Monday 10-8, Tuesday 10-6, Wednesday 10-6, Thursday 1-6, Friday 1-6, and Saturday 10-5.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  If you have any questions, please call 713-749-9000.