Maud Marks Library

Book Discussion Clubs to Meet

The Maud Marks Library hosts two book clubs that meet monthly.  The Afternoon Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month, November 9th, at 1 PM.  We will be discussing Me Before You by Jojo Moyes.  The Just Desserts Mystery Book Club will meet on Wednesday, November 15th, at 1 PM.  We will be discussing A Fatal Feast by Donald Bain.  You are encouraged to bring your favorite dessert to eat while we […]

Basic Computer Class

On Tuesday, November 7 at 10 AM, the Maud Marks Library will be offering a basic class on how to work a computer.  We will be learning basic terminology, how to start a computer, and mastering the Windows environment. Pre-registration is required.  Please call the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592 for more information and to register.  The class will fill up quickly, so don’t delay.

Yoga

You asked for it, you got it!  Yoga has made its triumphant return to the Maud Marks Library with classes twice a month.  Yoga can be a very relaxing and centering exercise program.  Join us on Saturdays, November 4 at 10 AM and November 18 at 3 PM, as we learn about the benefits and basic how-to of yoga.  Bring your mat and join us as we exercise our minds and bodies. Please call the […]

Writers’ Workshop with The Houston Writers Guild

Come on November 21 at 6:30 PM to a hands-on multi-part workshop to learn tips of the trade from expert writers from The Houston Writers Guild. They will provide instruction to all writers at every level. Beginners and experienced writers are welcome. This series of 5 workshops in October, November, and December are hands-on, active sessions where you can write and receive feedback. So bring laptops and/or other writing utensils to get the most of each session. Seating […]

Microsoft Word Class

Are you interested in getting more out of your Microsoft Word program?  On Tuesday, November 7 at 7 PM, the Maud Marks Library will be teaching the basics of how to use Microsoft Word.  Can’t come then?  Don’t worry, the class will repeat Tuesday, November 21 at 1 PM.  Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required.  Please call the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592 for more information and to register.  

Wednesday Wonders

Come to the library and let imaginations soar as you explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) with crafts and activities.  On Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15, and 29 at 4:45 pm, the Maud Marks Branch Library will host Wednesday Wonders for ages 6-11.  These programs normally last about one hour.  All necessary materials are provided.  This is a ticketed program.  Tickets are available at 4:30 the day of the program. For more information […]

Volunteer at the Library

Volunteer opportunities abound at the Maud Marks Library.  Volunteers are needed to help shelve, count patrons, and more.  We will be holding our next volunteer orientation on Thursday, November 2, at 5 PM.  Students should be in high school and must be able to commit to two hours a week.  If you would like to help in any way, please contact Elizabeth Herndon at 281-492-8592.

TeenMAKERS

Teens & tweens in 6th grade and up are invited to come MAKE something at the library.  This will be a monthly program which will include robotics, science experiments, art & crafts, and more!  This month, on November 2 at 3:30, we will be making a holiday photo booth.  This is a ticketed program.  Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program.  Come have fun and MAKE something!

Family Film Festival

School’s out for Thanksgiving!  At the Maud Marks Library, we will be watching a movie at 1:00 PM on Monday, November 20 and Tuesday, November 21.  Join us as the prince of thieves robs from the rich to give to the poor.  The first movie was produced shortly after World War II.  The second movie is a cartoon.  Popcorn will be provided. For more information contact the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592.

Unlocking Medicare  

Did you know, Medicare is the key source of health care coverage for retirees age 65 and older but it is not designed to pay for all health care costs?  On Saturday, November 11 at 1 PM, Ms. Debrorah Stelly will be at the Maud Marks Library to answer any questions you might have.  Topics covered will include all parts of Medicare and what they cover, estimated out of pocket expenses, and deductibles and other […]