The Friends of the Katy Branch Library will hold a holiday boutique on Thursday, December 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The boutique will feature crafts, holiday goodies, and books suitable for holiday gifts.  The Friends provide funding for all programs for the Katy Library.  


Do you need to create a resume that will grab a potential employer’s attention?  The Katy Branch Library will offer a free class on Monday, November 23 at 10:30 a.m. Learn to create a resume using one of the many templates available on Microsoft Word 2013.  Learn how to customize the templates to tailor specific needs as well as learn tips to make yourself stand out to recruiters.  Basic computer skills and Microsoft Word skills are required.  

Book & Bite Club Discussing "Unbroken"

Book Club courtesy of clker.comIf you've never joined our monthly Book & Bite Club, this month is your chance.  We're discussing the book "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand on Thursday, 11/19 at 12:30pm.  


The Katy Branch Library is celebrating Citizenship Month and the many faces of Houston and Harris County.   Embracing and honoring our diversity is our theme for the month.  Stop by the library to create your own origami butterfly and leave a special message.  Check out our Painted Lady caterpillars who will transform into beautiful butterflies very soon!

November Garden Club Meeting

PinwheelOur November garden club meeting is next Thursday, 11/12 at 11:00am.  We'll have a discussion of winter weather protection tips for the garden.  Join us!


Hey, Teens!  The Katy Branch library is holding their first book club just for you on Tuesday, November 10 at 5:30 p.m.  This month we will discuss the book, I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson.  Haven’t read the book?  Come anyway.  The discussion should be fun and entice you to read the book when you have a chance.

Club de Libros Hispanos

Book courtesy of Clker.comDo you speak Spanish and love books?  Join our Club de Libros Hispanos meeting next week on Wednesday, 11/04 at 6:00pm - discussing "La Frontera de Cristal" by Carlos Fuentes.  Les invitamos a que todos los meses se reúna con nosotros para converser sobre un libro: "La Frontera de Cristal" - Carlos Fuentes.


The Katy Branch Library will be a voting location for the upcoming November 3 election.  Parking may be limited at times, but library customers may park in the courthouse parking lot.  Since the voting will take place in the library’s meeting room, an abbreviated Toddlertime will be held in the back of the library.

Galveston Passenger Lists

The Promise by Ann WeisgarberTo celebrate this year's Gulf Coast Reads book selection ("The Promise" by Ann Weisgarber), we're focusing our genealogy lesson on Galveston this month.  We'll be going over what resources are available to see if your ancestor came to Texas through the Port of Galveston.  Join us on Monday, 10/26 at 2:00pm.  


Celebrate Halloween at the Katy Branch Library with a Halloween movie and craft on Wednesday, October 28.  The movie will begin at 5:00 with craft time afterwards.  Don’t forget to wear your costume! 

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