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Explore Your Family History!

Family Tree

 

 

If you ever wanted to know more about your family's roots, then we have a great new computer class for you! We will show you how to effectively use the library's databases as well as some popular, free Internet sites. Join us this Tuesday, February 24th and Thursday, February 26th at 3:00 pm.

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Crosby Book Club, Friday Feb. 20 @ 2 pm

 Crosby Book Club celebrates African American History Month by discussing Maya Angelou's Letter to My Daughter.   In this book of 28 essays, dedicated to the daughter she never had, Angelou speaks her mind and shares personal insights drawn from an intriguing life.  Please join us on Friday, February 20 at 2 pm in the Meeting Room.

A Sweet Craft for Your Sweetie

Valentine BoxWho do you know that needs a little love? We provide boxes, pictures, and glue. You provide the creativity and TLC. We will be hosting this craft for adults, teens and tweens on Monday, February 9th at 4:00 pm.

2015 Tax Forms

Libraries are receiving limited tax forms this year: 1040, 1040 A, and 1040 EZ.  To order other tax forms and instruction booklets for home delivery, visit www.irs.gov/orderforms, or call 1-800-829-3676.  You may also print forms directly from the IRS website.  Need help preparing your taxes?  AARP volunteers will be at many library locations.  For locations and hours of operation near Crosby, click here and enter your zip code.

Alice in Wonderland Now Showing @ Your Library

Mad Hatter from Alice in WonderlandIn honor of Lewis Carroll's birthday (January 27) and the 150th anniversary of the book, Alice in Wonderland, come join us for the live-action movie version starring Johnny Depp.  The movie will be shown on Monday, January 26th at 4:00 pm. Free popcorn and drinks!

 

Crosby Book Club, Friday Jan. 16 @ 2 pm

The public is invited to join in a discussion of January's book club selection, One Plus One, by Jojo Moyes.

New Year, New Computer Classes

2015Is learning more about computers on your New Year's resolution list? Then let us help you keep your resolution!  We have new basic computer classes starting  on January 13th  and will continue every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:00 pm .  Come and learn about Windows, using the Internet and free web-based email.

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Holiday Hours

Crosby Branch Library will be closed Wednesday, December 24 through Sunday, December 28.  There's still time to grab some great books, movies, and magazines.  Can't make it to the library?  Check out the new digital media service called hoopla.  With hoopla, you can instantly borrow free digital movies, music, and more, 24/7.  

Happy Holidays!

Book Club, Friday, December 19, @ 2 pm

The public is invited to join in a discussion of December's book club selection.  A Christmas Memory, by Truman Capote, is a collection of three heartwarming short stories, and is based on the author's boyhood in rural Alabama in the 1930s.  

Encore! @ the Library

Crosby High School's ensemble group Encore! will perform popular seasonal music at the library on Monday, December 15, at 1:30 pm.  Join us and catch the holiday spirit of these young a cappella singers!

 

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