MAKE A BOX PUPPET!

Start  the New Year off right by coming to Craft Time in the Children's Department!  Using your imagination and creativity you'll have tons of fun making a puppet from [nothing but] a box!  This program will meet on Tuesday, January 3rd at 4:30 pm and is limited to 20 children (2nd - 6th grade).  Call 832-559-4235 to register and for more information!

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS IN CHILDREN'S!

 In the hustle and bustle of the week ahead, don't forget to bring the kids to the Library for some fun!

Monday, December 19th:  Baby Bounce - 10:30 am, Pokemon League - 6:00 pm. 

Tuesday, December 20th:  Toddler Time - 10:30 am. 

Wednesday, December 21st:  Toddler Time - 9:30 am, Preschool Story time - 10:30 am, Chess Club - 4:30 pm

Thursday, December 22nd:  Preschool Story time - 10:30 am

And, don't forget, we will close at 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 22nd for the holidays and reopen on Tuesday, December 27th at 8:00 am.

Happy Holidays from your Children's Department staff:  Lynn, Cheryl, Christie, Ann, Sylvia and Rachel!

Holiday Hours

 

Every good wish from us to you and yours at this time. We hope you will soon have all the reading material you want  for your holiday because although our Digital Media catalog will be available online throughout the holidays (for those of you who receive digital devices as gifts!), our library doors will be closed as follows:

We close Thursday, December 22nd at 5 pm and re-open Tuesday December 27th at 8 am. 

The Common Grounds Cafe at the back of the library will close December 22nd at 4 pm and re-open Tuesday, December 27th at 9 am.

At New Year's, we close Friday, December 30th at 5 pm. and re-open Tuesday, January 3rd at 8 am. 

The on-campus cafeteria in the Commons building will be closed from December 19th to January 4th. January, 5, 6, and 9-13, it will be open reduced hours: 7:30 am. to 2 pm. except Fridays, when it will close even earlier at 1 pm. It will also be closed on Monday, January 16th, but resume its regular hours January 17th. Its regular hours are Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am-4 pm and Friday from 7:30 am-1 pm. 

Permaneceremos cerrados a partir del 22 de diciembre para reanudar nuestras operaciones el martes 27 de diciembr. Horario  para El Año Nuevo: El viernes 30 de diciembre cerraremos a las 5pm; para abrir de nuevo el martes 3 de enero.

Computer Log In Coming Soon

Very soon you will need to log into the library computers at Tomball Library. Your log-in will be your library card number. So if you don't have a library card, now is the time to get one. You can fill out your registration form here, print it out, and bring it by Customer Service, show your identification with your current address on it, and pick your card up at the Customer Service desk. Or you can drop by Customer Service on your way into the library, fill out a registration form then, show your identification with your current address on it, and get your card. Cards are free. 

Muy pronto usted tendrá que log-in en las computadoras de la biblioteca de Tomball. Su log-in será su número de tarjeta de la biblioteca. Así que si usted no tiene una tarjeta, ahora es el momento para conseguir una. Usted puede llenar la forma en el escritorio del servicio al cliente, mostrar su identificación con su dirección actual, y recoger su tarjeta. Las tarjetas son gratis.

Harry Potter Yule Ball

Harry Potter

Hey teens! Celebrate the winter holidays with a Harry Potter-style Yule Ball! Grab your friends and stop by the library for dancing, food & fun. Costumes or formal attire encouraged, but not required. Meet in the first floor Meeting Room on Thursday, December 8th from 6:30-8:30 pm.

For more information, please call the library at 832-559-4200.

Flickr CC: We are only as strong as we are united Photo by: Juliana Coutinho