All HCPL branches will close at 5 PM on Thursday, April 17 and will be CLOSED Friday, April 18 in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen on Saturday, April 19 for regular hours. Lone Star College - Cy-Fair Library & Lone Star College - Tomball will be open regular hours on Thursday and will be closed Friday, April 18-Sunday, April 20.
Dogs and cats are not the only animals in need of being adopted! Children and adults will be able to learn firsthand about various local animal rescues. Representatives from the Friends of BARC and Forever Homes Wanted Ferret Rescue will show animals and talk about how they rescue and find forever homes for animals.
Bring your questions and meet some wonderful pet ambassadors.
This program is for ages 4 years and older. The program will take place in the library courtyard, on Wednesday April 14, at 3:15pm.
Missed your census form in the mail? We have more forms at West University Library, that you may fill out at your convenience. Take a few minutes to fill out the ten question form and help Harris County get an accurate count of our population! Visit the official Harris County Census site for more information.
Please join our lap sit storytime every Wednesday at 10:30am! It is recommended for babies 3-24 months, and features bouncing, clapping, singing, and nursery rhymes. This Wednesday the theme will be about colors.
Title to be discussed: The Age of Innocence, by Edith Wharton. Date of meeting: Wednesday April 7, 11:am, at 6104 Auden. Summary: Winner of the 1921 Pulitzer Prize, The Age of Innocence is Edith Wharton’s masterful portrait of desire and betrayal during the sumptuous Golden Age of Old New York, a time when society people “dreaded scandal more than disease.” May selection:
We always have a couple of book carts filled with a large variety of books for sale. These books are generously donated by members of our community, and the proceeds of the sales go towards benefitting our library. Stop by and check out the selections! Our next large booksale will be on Saturday, May 1.
Information for Persons with Disabilities: Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.