Crosby

Primary Voter Registration Last Day!

Monday, February 1, 2016 is the last day one may register to vote in the upcoming Texas primary.  Voter registration forms are available at the library. 

Turn in your registration at the Post Office next door, which will guarantee that it's postmarked with today's date.  More information about voter registration can be found here.

 

 

New! LEGO WeDo Robotics

LEGO RobotsDo you enjoy LEGOs? Are you interested in computers? Then we have a new program just for you! On Monday, February 8 at 4:00 pm we will build a LEGO model and then make it move using Scratch computer coding. No coding experience is necessary.

Participation is limited to 12 kids, aged 8-12. Sign up here or register at the front desk at the library.

This program is funded (in part) by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2016).

image courtesy of homeschoolandthings.blogspot.com

 

New! Coloring to the Classics

Stained Glass FlowerCurious about the new adult coloring trend? Then come to the library on Monday, January 25 at 4:00 pm and give it a try! Relax and have fun coloring while listening to classical music. All materials will be provided and the program is free and open to the public.

Image courtesy of Jupiter Images

Book Club, Friday, Jan. 15 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, January 15, at 2 pm,  to discuss Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear.  The story of a young woman who rises from manor-house servant to private investigator, Maisie Dobbs takes place in early 20th century London.  Fans of Downton Abbey might enjoy this book, the first in the Maisie Dobbs series.  

New Year, New Classes

picture of laptopIs learning more about computers on your list of New Year's resolutions?  Then come join us for free computer classes! Classes for adults are every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Topics this month include Basic Windows, Basic Internet and Free Email.

Just A Reminder: Holiday Hours

Crosby Library will close Tuesday, December 22 at 6 pm, and reopen Monday, December 28 at 12 pm.

Also, the library will close at 5 pm on Thursday, December 31, and reopen Monday, January 4 at 12 pm.

Happy Holidays!

Holiday Happenings

Crosby book club will meet Friday, December 18 @ 2 pm to discuss O. Henry's The Gift of the Magi.  

The movie, Mickey's Christmas Carol, will be featured in the meeting room on Monday, December 21 @ 4 pm.

Refreshments will be served at both events.  Everyone is welcome!  

Holiday Book Sale This Weekend

Bells with holly and ribbonThe Crosby Friends of the Library will be having a book sale Friday, December 4, 1 - 6 pm and Saturday, December 5, from 10 - 5 pm.  Hundreds of gently used books, CDs, DVDs and more will be available at great, low prices! Come and check it out in the meeting room.  All proceeds benefit the Crosby Branch Library.

The Butterflies Are Here!

The butterflies at Crosby have emerged!  It is such a wonder for the children.  Many adults have been following their progress, too!

Book Club, Friday, Nov. 20 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet Friday, November 20, at 2 pm to discuss Ann Patchett's State of Wonder, an adventure story set in one of the Amazon jungle's darkest corners.  

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