Maud Marks Branch Library

Senior Living Options

Senior citizens and their family members are invited to join us for a new series at the Maud Marks Library.  Every 3rd Friday of the month, experts will be here to discuss various topics pertinent to senior living.  On November 17 at 3 PM, we will explore home care.  Learn what it provides and how to best utilize these services.  Come discover what kind of life is best for you or your loved one. Pre-registration […]

Be a Smart Shopper

Be a smarter shopper before you even leave the house.  On Saturday, November 18 at 2:30 PM, learn to get Consumer Reports ratings on products you are might consider purchasing.  Discover websites which offer bargains, free coupons you can print, and ways to compare prices.  Whether you are shopping for groceries, comparing washers or planning a trip, there are smart ways to save!  Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required.  Please call the Maud Marks […]

Microsoft Word Resume Class  

Ready to create that perfect resume?  On Tuesday, November 14 at 10 AM, the Maud Marks Library will be teaching how to write your resume using Microsoft Word.  Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required. This class is designed for intermediate computer users; familiarity with Microsoft Office products is required.  Classes fill up quickly, so don’t delay.  Please call the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592 for more information and to register.

E-Books: Hands on Help  

Do you have an e-Device for books or audios and have questions?  Did you know Harris County has hundreds of e-books and e-audios that can be checked out through our various databases?  Never buy an e-book again.  Instead, come to the library on Saturday, November 11 at 2:30 PM to learn how to download to your device.  Just let us know which device you own when you call to register and don’t forget to bring […]

DIY Workshop: Fall Bookmarks

We’ll be having fun at the Maud Marks Library preparing for the holidays.  Join us on Tuesday, November 14 at 2 PM as we make fall bookmarks for our reading pleasure and to give as gifts. All materials will be provided.  Seating for this is extremely limited. Participants may register by calling the library at 281-492-8592 or by visiting the library.

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 […]

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.