Katy

Chicken Big performance

Books Alive will have a free performance of the children's book Chicken Big, Thursday, June 22, at 10:15am at the Katy Library.  This will take the place of our preschool storytime, which is regulary scheduled during that time.  

ADULTS: BUILD A BETTER DECORATING STYLE

Learn the easiest way to restore and paint your old furniture on Thursday, June 22 at 3:00 p.m.  Multiplicity Studio will give a demonstration on using the popular decorative Chalk Paint.  

ADULTS: BUILD A BETTER BOOKMARK

Enjoy a summer afternoon relaxing and getting crafty on Thursday, June 15 at 3:00 p.m.
A variety of materials and patterns will be available to make one-of-a-kind bookmarks for all those books you plan to read this summer.

Programs this Week

Summer programming has officially started at the Katy Library.  We have added a number of programs for you to enjoy throughout the summer, in addition to our Summer Reading Program, "Build a Better World" which you can register for here.

Here are a few highlights of programs this week at the Katy Library.

Monday:  2:30 pm  Tween/Teen progam:  Anime Drawing    Learn to draw anime with local artist Bob Doll.  Ages 10+

Tuesday:     2:30 pm Children's Program:  Geebo the Clown  Geebo will entertain us with magic and comedy.        

Teen Summer Volunteers Needed!

The Katy Branch Library at 5414 Franz Road in old Katy will be having two orientations for teen summer volunteers. The Teen Volunteer Program is open to high school students and will run from June 5-August 5th. Each volunteer is required to attend one training orientation, either Friday, June 9th from 10am-12pm or Wednesday, June 14th, from 10am-12pm. Please come pick up an application packet at the branch and bring completed to either session. If you have any questions, please contact Misty Wright at 281-391-3509.

ADULTS - BUILD A BETTER READING LIST

On June 8 at 3:00 p.m. start your summer off right by coming to hear about great books to add to your summer reading list. We’ll be presenting some of our favorites, and we’ll show you how to sign up for our Summer Reading Program to earn points and win prizes.

Katy Summer Nights

Katy Summer Nights 2017 starts next Friday, June 9th at 8pm with a showing of "Norm of the North."  This event takes place at the VFW Park at 6202 George Bush Drive.  This event is free to the public, but children must be under parental supervision.  Complimentary popcorn will be offered.  For more information, please visit the City of Katy website!

BUILD A BETTER WORLD

Registration for our Summer Reading Program, Build a Better World, begins June 5.  The Katy Branch Library has many fun programs for kids, teens, and adults throughout the summer.  Stop by the library to pick up schedules of our programs or click here to see our online calendar of events.

Congratulations Graduates!

It's that time of year again!  We would like to congratulate all graduates for their amazing accomplishments.  Good luck with all your endeavors in the future!  

If you are wondering about local Katy ISD graduation ceremonies, please click here for the schedule.  All ceremonies will take place in the Leonard E. Merrell Center, except Raines High School at the Tompkins High School PAC.

 

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD

The Katy Library Teen Advisory Board will meet on Thursday, May 25 at 4:30 p.m. Bring your ideas on decorating our new teen area, and how we can make the library teen friendly,  Plus, get volunteer hours for participating.  We will be meeting the fourth Thursday of every month.  

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