Library News

 Join us for a fun class at the Katy Library on Tuesday, June 27, at 4:30 p.m. Learn to use Publisher to create flyers, business cards and more.All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road.   For more information, call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net.

Bring the kids so they can improve their typing skills playing interactive typing games. This class on Monday, June 2 at 4:30 p.m. is for children ages 6-11.All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road.   For more information, call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net.

Who is in your family tree? Get one-on-one help to find out on Saturday, June 24, 3:00 p.m. at the Katy Library. Start your new genealogy hobby the right way every Saturday at 3:00 p.m. All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road.   For more information, call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net.

A special performance by Book Bash Touring Productions will present the children’s book Chicken Big by Keith Graves at the Katy Library on Thursday, June 22 at 10:15 a.m. When a small hen lays a very large egg, hilarity ensues. This production will take the place of preschool story time for this week. All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road. For more information, call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net

 Come learn how to buy and sell items on eBay at Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek on Friday, June 30 4:00 p.m. This online auction is available for anyone to sign up and sell practically anything. Learn how to search previous sales and estimate price values. All programs are free and open to the public.  For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

tyarA Summer Special Program on Tuesday, June 27 at 10:15 a.m. at the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek. Come see live reptiles at the library. This program is for school age children, and families are welcome to attend. Free tickets are required.
Tickets will be available when the library opens at 10:00 a.m.. First come, first served.
All programs are free and open to the public. For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net.

Come to the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek to apply for your passport. The person receiving the passport must be present. Call the District Clerk’s Office at 713-755-1674 for more information, or to make an appointment. Walk-ins are also accepted. Days this service is being offered:Tuesday, June 27     12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Wednesday, June 28   1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Thursday, June 29     1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 Come to this hands-on multi-part workshop at Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek on Monday, June 26 at 6:00 p.m. to learn tips of the trade from expert writers and create your own notebook. The Houston Writers Guild will provide instruction to all writers at every level. Beginners and experienced writers are welcome. In this session, participants will explore various techniques for pre-writing in relation to plot development. Various methods from plot diagramming to timelines to outlines will be explored. It is recommended that participants attend these weekly programs to practice their skills regularly and receive feedback on their work. These are hands-on, active sessions, so bring laptops and/or other writing utensils to get the most of each session.All programs are free and open to the public.  For more information call 281-550-0885 or visit www.hcpl.net

Come to this special adult summer program to upgrade your resume. This is hands-on class will be held at Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek on Thursday, June 29 at 4:30 p.m. Bring a flashdrive with your current resume, or create a new one. Resumes may also be emailed to yourself as an attachment. Six spaces available. First come, first serve.