CHUGGA, CHUGGA, CHOO CHOO!

Every Thursday (January 13th thru May 12th) children ages 2 - 6 and their parents are invited to register for the Choo Choo Club! Work with your child each week on literacy activities that focus on a specific letter and theme. We guarantee a “train load” of fun as they create, explore and become ready readers!
Required registration begins 1 week in advance.  Stop by the Children’s Reference Desk or call 832-559-4235. This program meets in the Children's Department and is limited to 20 children and their parents.
 

TAX FORMS LATE!

Remember that tax break Congress gave us just before Christmas? That's the good news. The bad news is that it delayed the printing and shipment of our tax forms.

On December 22nd we received this email notice from the IRS:

“SOCK IT” TO ME AT CRAFT TIME IN THE CHILDREN’S DEPT!

Make a snowman sock craft on Tuesday, January 4th at 4:30 pm. Registration is required! Stop by the Children’s Reference Desk or call 832-559-4235. Limited to 20 children ages 1st-6th grade.

START THE NEW YEAR OFF ON A HIGH NOTE….

A really high note…
Houston Grand Opera presents a special performance of Westward Ho, Carlotta! on Monday, January 3rd at 2:30 pm!
This FREE performance is appropriate for children of all ages! Meet in the Children’s area. For more information, stop by the Children’s Reference Desk or call 832-559-4235.
 

What to Read Next...

Need some inspiration about a good new read? You might check the end panels on our Fiction department shelves. You'll see lists of new titles, popular authors, and favorite classic literature. We have new book suggestions and bestsellers in Inspirational Fiction, Romance, Paranormal, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Humor, Westerns, Contemporary Literature, Thrillers, Historical Fiction, and Classics.