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Great Deals @ Aldine

The astronomical winter (Northern Hemisphere) 2013 begins on Saturday, December 21st. However, winter weather has already rived in Houston. Why not take a break from the cold and come on in the Aldine Library? Got some Christmas shopping to do? Take a look at our book sale going on in the library right next to the checkout counter. There are some real deals going on. Magazines are just .25 cents each. Paperbacks are just .50 cents and hardbacks and CD's are only $1.00. DVD's are only $2.00 each. All of our items for sale have been donated by the public. All proceeds from sales go towards the Friends of the Aldine Library. With such a variety of titles to choose from you are sure to find something for that certain someone who is hard to shop for.

Happy Thanksgiving from the Aldine Library!

Happy Thanksgiving from the the staff of the Aldine Library!  We hope you enjoy your holiday. Tomorrow, Wednesday 11/27, the Aldine Library has a special, holiday schedule. We will open at 1 PM and close at 5 PM. Then, the library will be closed Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, November 28th-30th, 2013. We will open again on Monday, December 2nd at 1 PM. We hope you enjoy your holiday and look forward to seeing you after the break.

 

Health Care Application Assistance @ Aldine

On Thursday, December 5th, 2013, Cognosante,a healthcare information technology company, will be at the Aldine Library to assist the public in applying for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Individuals may stop by the Meeting Room from 1-4 PM to have questions answered or to get help filling out the the online application at  https://www.healthcare.gov/.

Chilly Out

Brrr it's cold outside! Don't fret because it is warm and toasty inside the Aldine Library. Stay informed about what is happening at the library with our web calendar of events. Come in out of the cold and warm up to fun at the Aldine library!

Precinct 1 @ Aldine Library

The Harris County Precinct 1 Traveling Naturalist Program came to the Aldine Library's Bilingual Storytime on Thursday, November 8th, 2013. The children enjoyed getting to meet some furry friends.

Happy Halloween from Aldine Library

The Aldine Library had a pumpkin carving party on Saturday, October 26th, 2013 for children and tweens. Everyone enjoyed carving and getting their pumpkins ready for All Hallow's Eve. The Aldine Library wishes you a safe and fun Halloween!

Yes, they made a difference!

On the morning of Wednesday, October 23rd, fifteen students from Yes Prep North Central came to the Aldine Library for a service work opportunity. They broke into groups and thoroughly cleaned the inside of the library building. Outside, students picked up trash. When they were all done, the building looked fantastic! Thank you Yes Prep for making a difference at the Aldine Library!

SRP 2013 Baby Hat Winner!

It may be starting to get cooler outside (well, just a bit) but we here at the Aldine Library still have summer on our minds. We have a winner for our drawing for the Summer 2013 Baby Hat. Congratulations to 11 month old Kalisa Flores! To her parents: keep up the good work of reading to your baby! 

Fall into a good book at Aldine

Hey there, Aldine! I heard there may be some cooler weather rolling into the Houston area this weekend. Just in time, too, because we've got some new Fall and Halloween related titles coming in to the library that are really spooktacular. Come by and take a look. Get ready for Autumn! 

Movie at Aldine! Saturday 9/28 @ 2PM / Película en Aldine! Sábado 9/28 @ 2 PM

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Aldine Library by watching a movie about a young boy from Mexico who travels to the U.S. to find his mother after his grandmother passes away. The film is rated PG-13. Refreshments will be provided. We'll see you today, Saturday 9/28, at 2 PM in the Meeting Room!  

Venga celebrar el Mes de la Hispanidad en la Biblioteca Aldine por ver una película sobre un joven de México que viaja a los EE.UU. para encontrar a su madre después de que su abuela muere. La película está clasificada PG-13 por elementos temáticos maduros.Se proporcionarán refrescos. Nos vemos hoy, sábado 9/28, a las 2:00 en la Sala de reuniones!

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