Book Club Meets Friday, July 20 at 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, July 20 at 2 pm to discuss My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie.  Researched extensively and based on thousands of letters and original sources, this is the story of an adventurous, revolutionary woman, the wife of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.  Eliza, a loyal patriot, independent thinker, compassionate advocate for those in need, and a mother of 8, was a fascinating individual with the strength of character to help shape a nation. 

Adult Craft, Christmas in July, Wednesday, July 18 @ 3 pm

Adults age 18+ are invited to a free Christmas in July craft program, July 18 at 3 pm in the meeting room.  Learn to fold ordinary book pages into beautiful kusudama flowers, and deck your halls with literary ornaments.  Register by clicking on the Events Calendar link.  For more information, please call the library at 281-328-3535, or ask at the front desk.  

Crosby Kids Rock SRP!

Summer is the best time to read for fun and prizes!  Here at the library, free books, inflatable guitars, and medals have been flying off the shelves.  Kids also earn a musical note for each award level they achieve.  Look at the beautiful display children have made possible.  Want to see your name on the wall?  Or earn a chance to win a fabulous prize pack?  It's not to late to register for the Summer Reading Program and start tracking your summer reading and activities.  All ages are welcome!

Adult Program, Painting Rocks! Wednesday, June 20 at 3 pm

Please join us at Crosby Branch Library for Painting Rocks!, Wednesday June 20 at 3:00 pm in the meeting room.  Adults aged 18+ will be introduced to rock painting and the Kindness Rocks Project.  Materials are provided by The Friends of Crosby Branch Library.  Registration is required.  For more information, visit our website at www.hcpl.net, or call the library at 281-328-3535.

Book Club Meets Friday, June 15 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, June 15, at 2 pm to discuss Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf.  Published posthumously, Haruf's last novel is the story of two lonely septuagenarians and their tender, late in life love.  Our Souls at Night quietly considers the value of living in the present and appreciating the simple pleasures in life.

See the movie adaptation of the book, starring Jane Fonda and Robert Redford, on Netflix.