Jacinto City Mayor Rachel Nunez

Jacinto City Mayor reading a bookOur Jacinto City Mayor Rachel Nunez passed away Friday afternoon after an ongoing battle with a lengthy illness. Mayor Nunez was elected as the first female mayor of Jacinto City in 2011. She served as a Jacinto City council member for 11 years before her service as mayor. Mayor Nunez regularly stopped by the library and visited us during holiday story time as the honored guest and reader. She will be missed by the community and the Jacinto City Library staff. For funeral arrangements, please click here.

Computer Classes for Beginners

Students on the computerWith the new year comes the start of computer classes for newcomers. This entire month, your Jacinto City Library will be focusing on computer classes to help beginners become comfortable with the mouse and keyboard, internet, email, and files and folders. Classes will be:

 

English - Tuesdays at 2 pm and Thursdays at 11 am

Espanol - martes a las 10:30 am y jueves a las 6 pm

Like always, there is no need to register. Simply stop by during the times listed above and join us for class! Click here if you would like to see our Events Calendar, or if you would like a paper copy of the calendar, then come by the library and the staff will give you one.

Holiday Fun at your Library!

Jacinto City Councilwoman Ana Diaz reading to children.Your Jacinto City Library held a wonderful holiday program last Thursday which included Santa and story time with Jacinto City Councilwoman Ana Diaz. The staff would like to thank the Galena Park High School Choir and Mr. Isaias Degollado for their beautiful and amazing performance of holiday music. It was a true delight that everyone enjoyed! We would also like to thank the Jacinto City Heritage Hall and the council members who made contributions and donated their time: Councilwoman Ana Diaz, Councilwoman Carmela Garcia, and Councilman Jimmy (JJ) Rivas. Thank you so much for making Thursday night such a success!

Holiday Story Time with Mayor Nunez, December 6th, 6:30 pm

We're having our annual Holiday Story Time with Mayor Nunez and special guest the Galena Park High School Choir, on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 6:30 pm.  The program will be in our Meeting Room.  Hope you can come and join us!

Kindle Paperwhite Raffle!

Kindle PaperwhiteHelp the library and win a chance on a Kindle Paperwhite by donating $10. This event is sponsored by the Harris County Friends of the Library and all proceeds will benefit the library to have more awesome programs! Please ask the library staff for entry forms and official rules. The winner will be announced Monday, December 3 and the deadline to participate is Wednesday, November 28.

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