Crosby - Edith Fae Cook Cole Branch Library

Branch Location & Contact

Location:
135 Hare Road
Crosby, TX 77532
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Phone: 281-328-3535
Branch Manager: Diane Barker
Branch Email: cy@hcpl.net


 

Book Club Meets Friday, August 17 at 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, August 17 at 2 pm to discuss The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto.  Written by Mitch Albom, this is the story of the greatest guitar player in the world.  Presto's life journey intersects with some of the most celebrated musicians of the 40's, 50's and 60's  The narrator claims, "All humans are musical.  Why else would the Lord give you a beating heart?"  Do you agree? 

Early Voting Hours at Crosby Library

Early voting for the Harris County Flood Control District Bond Election will take place August 8 through August 21.  Visit the library during the following hours to vote:

August 8 - 10        8 am  - 4:30 pm

August 13 - 14      8 am - 4:30 pm

August 15 -  18     7 am - 7 pm

August 19             1 pm - 6 pm

August 20 - 21      7 am - 7 pm

For more election information, including other early voting locations, visit www.harrisvotes.org or call the Election Information Line at 713-755-6965.

Adult Pen Pals Meet Friday, August 3 at 2 pm

Do you enjoy writing and receiving letters in the mail?  We have pen pals waiting to hear from you!  Please join us on Friday, August 3 at 2 pm as we read letters and write back to friends at our partner library.  This new program is for adults and is free.  Can't make the meeting, but want to be part of the fun?  Write a cordial letter and leave it with staff at the front desk.  We will forward it for you!

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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.  

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