StoryBook Opera @ Your Library

Save the date!  Storybook Opera will be at the Fairbanks Branch Library on Thursday, July 10 at 11:00 AM in the meeting room.  Please join us as a member of the Houston Grand Opera presents a children's picture book through reading and singing.  And, learn more about opera and the different kinds of operatic singing voices.  See you then and keeping on reading (and singing!).

What We’ve Been Reading This Summer

We are now one month into summer reading and many of us have registered, rated, and reviewed numerous books.  So, what books have we been reading at Fairbanks?  Let’s take a look at the most checked out books at Fairbanks for the month of June.

 

 

Juvenile Fiction

Great Listens for Your Summer Travels

Have you given any of our audiobooks a listen yet?  They’re great for long car trips.  We have audiobooks for kids, teens, and adults, including many that the whole family will enjoy.  The NoveList Plus database has just been updated to include audiobooks, and it’s perfect for searching for your preferred type of narration, story, and running time.  Once you find th

American Heroes @ Your Library

As you get ready to celebrate our nation's Independence Day on July 4th, please take a moment on your next visit to the library to browse our newest display, "American Heroes."  We have a selection of titles featuring some of the people that have been influential in the history of our country.  Check out some of the books to share with family and friends and get ready for July 4th!  Happy Reading!

50+? Don’t Miss the Bus!

Bus 2Upcoming Harris County Pct. 4 Fun4Seniors Excursions:
  *The Peddler Show & the Southeast Texas Great Outdoors Expo in Beaumont, Friday, July 18, 9 am-5:45 pm, $3 + lunch. Shop artisans from all over the U.S.!
*KHOU Studio and Central Market, Tuesday, July 22, 9:30 am-3:30 pm, FREE + lunch.