Fairbanks

Book Sale Coming Soon! Save the Date!

Coming SoonThe Friends of the Library will be having a book sale on Saturday, June 6, from 10:00-3:00.  Start stashing your cash so you can buy lots of great stuff!  All proceeds benefit the Fairbanks Library and help provide funding for library programs and materials.  If you are interested in helping set up the sale on Friday afternoon please leave your name and phone number with the staff.

Cool Exhibitions for a Hot Summer Day

HMNS ChinaThe Houston Museum of Natural Science is currently featuring “China’s Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui.”  The exhibition features the most important discoveries from both Sanxingdui and Jinsha and examines the grea

Under the Sea

Would you like to take a voyage under the sea and meet some of the many interesting creatures that live there?  Then check out the library's latest display, "Under the Sea," which has fiction and nonfiction books about the sea.  All aboard!  Happy sailing and Happy Reading!

Make the Most of Your Computer

Computer classYour library has free computer classes from beginner to intermediate level. Check out our events calendar for the schedule, and give us a call to sign up.  Can’t come in person?

Time Travel for Seniors

Oklahoma50+? Take a trip back in time to 1906 with the Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program!

Wild Weather!

Maybe you have heard people say that if you don't like the weather here in Houston, then just wait an hour or so because it can change quickly.  If you live here long enough you have seen sunshine in the morning, and stormy weather in the afternoon.  Weather anywhere can change very quickly and some weather can be destructive like tornadoes and hurricanes.  If you want to read about wild weather, please browse our newest display, "Wild Wea

We Love Animals

 

There are many different types of animals and some of them are household pets that we take care of and love.  A good idea to remember is to always be kind to animals and treat them with respect.  If you browse one of the library's newest displays, "We Love Animals," you can find nonfiction and fiction books about different types of animals.  Be Kind! and Happy Reading!

Celebrating Mother's Day

During the month of May is a very important celebration--Mother's Day on May 10!  If you would like to read some children's picture books celebrating Moms, please browse our new display--"Celebrating Mother's Day."  Select some titles to check out and share with friends and family.  Happy Reading!

Galveston, oh Galveston!

Seagull 2If you’re 50 or better, join the Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program for a fabulous trip to Galveston on Tuesday, May 5 from 9:30 a.m.

Books into Movies?

Is a movie based on a book just as good as the book or better?  I have had many of our Fairbanks Branch customers tell me that most of the time the movie just does not live up to the quality of the book.  However, there are a few instances where they think the movie does justice to the book, and there are the rare occasions where the movie is better than the book.  Some of the books that have been made into movies are now in our latest display, "B

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