Crosby

Kaminari Taiko Drumming, Saturday, May 19 at 12:15 pm

Crosby Branch Library celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a unique and exciting program on Saturday, May 19 at 12:15 pm.  Please join us for a special performance by the Kaminari Taiko Drumming Ensemble.  This high energy show uses traditional and modern musical rhythms in the Japanese art of Taiko.  After the show, audience members can play the drums themselves!  

This program is free and open to the public.  

Don't Forget to Vote!

Vote with check for vEarly Voting for the Primary Runoff Election will be held at the Crosby Library on Monday, May 14 through Friday, May 18, from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. 

The Crosby Library will also be the site for some precincts on Election Day, May 22.  Please visit www.harrisvotes.org for more election information, or call the election information line at 713-755-6965.

Saturday Movie, May 5 at 2 pm

Crosby Branch Library presents "The Last Jedi" on Saturday, May 5th at 2 pm in the Meeting Room.  This movie was released in 2017 and stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Mark Hamill.  It is rated PG - 13.  Plan on arriving early and enter a drawing for 2 children's Star Wars books and a stuffed Chewbacca!  We'll also have free popcorn and punch.  To seeing you there, we look forward!

Come Celebrate Dia!

Dia clip artWe have Mother's Day and Father's Day, but what about Kid's Day? Join us for a special Story Time on May 1st at 10:30 am. We will celebrate children and books with stories, songs and a bookmark craft. Each child will also receive a free book!

Friends of Crosby Library Annual Meeting 4/23/18

The Friends of Crosby Library invites the public to their annual meeting on Monday, April 23 at 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm.  A guest speaker from the American Legion will talk about the organization's role in our community.

Crosby Book Club Meets Friday, April 20 @ 2 pm

Crosby Book Club will meet on Friday, April 20 at 2 pm in the meeting room.  We will discuss The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit, by Michael Finkel.  This is the true account of Christopher Knight, who so preferred solitude to society, he lived alone in the Maine woods for nearly three decades, sleeping in a tent, and conversing with no one.  How did Knight survive the bitterly cold winters, isolated and undetected, for so long?  And why would he choose this extreme lifestyle in the first place?

This adult program is free and open to the public.  Join us!

      

Saturday Movie

popcorn and filmStep right up to see one of 2017's award nominated musicals! See how P.T. Barnum created "The Greatest Show on Earth". This movie will be shown in the library meeting room on Saturday, April 14, at 2:00 pm. Free popcorn and drinks!

Holiday Hours - Early Closing Thursday, March 29

The library will close at 5 pm on Thursday, March 29, and will remain closed all day Saturday and Sunday.  We will reopen on Monday, April 2 at 12 pm.  

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Easter Egg Hunt for Little Ones at the Library

Easter eggsJoin us for a special story time this Tuesday, March 27 at 10:30 am! We will have stories, songs, and an Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 0-5. 

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies

Wondering what to do with the rest of your Spring Break?  Please join us in the meeting room on Saturday, March 17 at 2 pm for the movie "Wonder".  Based on the best selling book, Wonder has important messages to convey about the current climate of violence and bullying in American schools.  

The movie is rated PG.

This program is free and open to the public.  

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