Friends of the Maud Marks Library

Library Commemorating Its 25th Anniversary Saturday

Courtesy Maud Smith Marks Library

By George Slaughter The Maud Smith Marks Library celebrates its 25th anniversary at 1 p.m. Saturday with a cake cutting and other events, including a book character contest, a book spin contest, and a book race contest. The celebration will also include square dancers, games, crafts, a magician, a visit from Mother Goose, and contests and snacks. Remembering Maud Smith Marks Maud Smith Marks, the library’s namesake, lived in the early 20th century. She and […]

Introduction to Ebay

Oh, no, you have that one gift left to buy and not much money to buy it!  What do you do?  If you are looking to buy or sell items online, then eBay may be the place to start. eBay is the leading on-line auction website that allows you to buy or sell treasured items across the globe! From arts & crafts to cars & boats, on Tuesday, November 21 at 10 AM, come learn […]

Community Giving From Walmart Neighborhood Market

Taylor Band booster president Jack Travis and Band Director Michael Ary were presented a check for $2,500.00 from Walmart Neighborhood Market Store Manager John Weatherly at the grand opening of the store. Photo by Debi Beauregard.

The grand-opening of the Walmart Neighborhood Market located at 20903 Highland Knolls Drive included presentations of $8,000 in grants from Walmart and the Walmart Foundation to local community groups including Friends of the Maud Marks Library, Katy Community Hospital Volunteer Auxiliary, James E. Taylor High School Band Boosters, Katy Christian Ministries. The new store will also continue a commitment by Walmart and the Walmart Foundation to fight hunger in Katy and across the U.S. Walmart […]