Texans love libraries!

What do library services mean to you?  Do you check out books or movies?  Use our computers?  Attend our free computer classes?  Check out our programs for children, teens or adults?  Or just come to meet with groups or friends?  We are asking you to help us tell the Texas legislature how much library services mean to you.  Between now and February 10th you can fill out a postcard that will be presented to the Texas legislature on TLA Legislative Day.   Check out our Texans Love Libraries display to pick up a postcard. You can also fill out an online survey to make sure your voices

Opera to go at North Channel!

We are very excited to present a performance of Opera to Go by the Houston Grand Opera.   Join us at the library on Wednesday, January 19th at 4 PM as Opera to Go presents "Opera Cat." "Opera Cat" will be mostly sung in spanish and is based on the book by Tess Weaver.   This performance is purrrrfect for all ages!

North Channel Book Club

In An Instant by Lee and Bob WoodruffWhat would you do if they told you that your world would never be the same?  That in an instant everything you knew had changed?  In 2006, Lee Woodruff was told that her husband, anchorman Bob Woodruff, had been hit by an improvised explosive device while embedded with the military.  "In An Instant" is a memoir written by both Lee and Bob Woodruff that recounts the events leading up to that life-changing moment and its aftermath. 

The North Channel Book Club will discuss "In An Instant" on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011 in the North Channel Branch Library meeting room from 10 am until 12 pm.

The February book club selection will be discussing "This Time Together" by Carol Burnett.

A new Year, A new you

Have you made some resolutions?  Do you want to get healthier?  Bring your finances in order?  Or just live a better life?  Then check out our display of Better Living books.  We have a variety of health, fitness, and financial books to help you get 2011 started on the right foot.

It’s that time again. The time to set new resolutions!

Old Friend From Far Away by Natalie GoldbergThe North Channel Branch Creative Writing Club will meet January 29 at 2:30 pm to discuss creating the writing habit. Everyone is welcome to join us to share their ideas.