Jacinto City

Free Computer Classes Return to Jacinto City

Free computer classes are returning to the Jacinto City library.  Saturday march 18th we will have a Basic computer class where we will go over very basic information about computers.  

Coming in April:

  • Keyboarding and mouse skills
  • Microsoft Word
  • Ebook help

Call us at 713-673-3237 for more information.  No registration required.

Nutrition and Healthy Eating Class

Looking for ways to create better nutritious meals for your family? Or are you looking for ways to improve your diet?  On Thursday, September 29th at 6 pm, the Harris Health System will be coming to Jacinto City Branch Library to give a free class on Nutrition and Healthy Eating in the meeting room.  No need to register.  If you have any question, call us at 713-673-3237.

Tex-Mex Music Fiesta! (Hispanic Heritage Month)

Hello Everyone! Looking for a good time to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month for the whole family? At Jacinto City Branch Library we will be have an all out party - a Tex-Mex Music Fiesta on Thursday, September 15, 5:30pm - 7pm.  There will be LIVE Tex Mex music, a piñata and crafts for the niños.  The Friends of the Jacinto City Branch Library will also be grilling up bistec tacos for sale to raise money for library programming as well!. We will be having the fiesta outside behind the library, and also be aware we have limited parking.  Call us at 713-673-3237 for any questions. See you there!

New Storytime Hours

Hello Parents. Next Tuesday, September 6, the Jacinto City Branch will start conducting Storytimes on Tuesday mornings. We will kick off our new schedule with a Dragons theme. Toddler Time (ages 1-3) at 10:30 am and Children's Storytime (ages 3-6) at 11:30 am. You can also meet our new Youth Services Librarian and Story Teller, Lily De La Fuente. Aside from stories there will be fingerplays, songs and crafts. For more information, call us at 713-673-3237.

Manga Teen Book Club

Hello Teens and Tweens!  Do you like anime and love to read Manga?  Then we have the book club for you!  Reading Otakus is teen Manga Book Club that just started here at the Jacinto City Branch. The next meeting is Friday, September 2 at 5:00 pm.  If you don't already have a library card, be sure to sign up for one.  Your parents will have to sign your applications and present an ID or form with name and current address.  After the meeting, you will be checking out the next book: Pretty Guardian, Sailor Moon 7.  Feel free to contact us at 713-673-3237, if you have any questions. 

Back to School Storytime

Wow! Summer went by fast and now it's time to go back to school!  On Thursday, August 18 at 3 pm, we will be having a special Back to School themed Storytime for ages 3-6.  We will be watching a short film with popcorn, sing some songs and do a craft.  We would also love for the parents to attend and participate as well! For any questions, contact us 713-673-3237.  You can also check out more children's events on our Jacinto City Branch Library Events Calendar.  See you there!

Wii Sports Games

Due to popular demand,  we have scheduled another Wii Games session at the Jacinto City Branch Library!  Come join us on Wednesday, August 17 at 3 pm in the meeting room and be sure to bring your friends.  Recommended for ages 10-17.  For more information, call us at 713-673-3237. 

End of Summer Reading Party with Happy the Clown

Hello Everybody! Come out to Jacinto City Branch Library on Thursday, August 4th at 3 pm and celebrate the end of summer reading with lots of laughter, fun and cake!  Happy the Clown will be here to give his usual spectacular show, but be sure to stay after for cake and cookies! We will also be giving out Summer Reading prizes for those who reached 10 and 20 reads/activities. All ages are welcome.  Be sure to come early to get a good parking space and seat since space is limited.  For more information, call us at 713-673-3237.  See you all there!

Sphero Hero Obstacle Course

Hey Teens! On Wednesday, August 3rd at 2pm we will be building obstacle courses for the Sphero at the Jacinto City Branch Library. You can build your own or create a team obstacle course. All materials will be provided. Recommended for ages 10-17. Call us at 713-673-3237 for more information. See you there!

Houston Healthy Hip Hop at JC Library

Hey Kids! Do you love hip hop? Do you like to dance or want to learn some cool moves? Come on by the Jacinto City Branch Library tomorrow, Thursday July 21 at 2pm and get your swag on. For more information, call 713-673-3237 and check out our Events Calendar. See you there! 

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