Learning Express Database

Do you need help finding practice tests for official exams such as the GED, SAT, ASVAB, and others?  Would you like to have access to such tests 24/7?  Then look no further than the Learning Express Library which is one of the many databases available through the Harris County Public Library website.  To find test preparation information, practice tests, and information concerning jobs and careers, just click on http://www.hcpl.net/ref/dbsubs.htm#education.  Happy Studying!

Book Sale August 27

Books-stacked-childThe Friends of the Fairbanks Library are hosting a Books, Etc., Sale at the library on Saturday, August 27, from 10:00am to 3:00pm. We will have hardback bestsellers, as well as paperbacks, cookbooks, romances, mysteries, science fiction, fantasy, children’s books, young adult books, and other items. There are even some music CDs and some movies. The prices are ridiculously low, so come and buy a lot! Proceeds pay for library programs, materials, or furnishings.
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Back to School Resources

It is just a few more days until school starts and time to attend class!  To help you with some of your school assignments for the coming semester, the library has a new display of school resources such as books about science, math, grammar, and others.  Give yourself a head start on school and read some of the titles on these various subjects, or just read some of them about your favorite topics. 

Curious George & Friends

Please join us for Preschool Story Time at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 16, for stories featuring Curious George and other monkey characters.  Along with the stories will be some songs and a Curious  George mask craft.  So, don't "monkey around" and forget to attend!  Happy Reading! 

Sharpie Tie-Dye

On Wednesday, August 10 at 2:00 PM is our Sharpie Tie-Dye event in the library's meeting room.  You can create unique designs using permanent Markers and rubbing alcohol.  Please bring a white t-shirt or other item to tie-dye.  Prewashed cotton may be best to use.  See you then!