LISTEN WHILE YOU DRIVE

As you hit the road on your holiday travels, don't forget to check out our Digital Media Catalog for downloads of audio books and music. We have an extensive selection of popular fiction, mysteries and non-fiction which will make the miles fly by.

Holiday Happenings @ HCPL

Get into the holiday spirit with HCPL! Harris County Public Libraries will have holiday programs throughout the month of December. We have programs for all ages and with a variety of themes. Listed below are our holiday programs grouped into the following categories: All Ages, Adults, Teens, and Children. Visit here for more programs. Please keep in mind some events may require registration. For more information on events, please contact the library.

Happy Holidays

All Ages

Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Meal PictureThanksgiving Dinner will be served to the La Porte community on Monday, November 23, at New Hope Baptist Church, 222 N. Fourth St. from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This dinner is provided through a joint effort of New Hope Baptist Church and St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. “Come and enjoy a free home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner”. (Sun Spots, Bayshore Sun, Nov. 11, 2009, pg. 6, Sec. A)

DINNER AND A GOOD BOOK

As you are preparing for your Thanksgiving feast, check out our center display of Dinner and a Good Book to get you in the mood.

Gold Card Provides Free Admission to LPISD Events for Senior Citizens

Logo from LPISD websiteAny resident of the La Porte ISD area who is 60 years of age or older is eligible to receive a Gold Card that gives free admission to:

-all school programs, plays, and musical performances
-general admission seating at all La Porte ISD athletic events (for home games only)
These Gold Cards can be obtained free of charge through the Communications Department of the district, located at 1002 San Jacinto St in La Porte.