LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS TO MEET

The Friends of Crosby Branch Library (FOL) will have their annual meeting Monday, April 8, at 6:30 pm.  At this time they will elect officers and approve by-law changes.  The public is invited.  Guest speaker Elisabeth Vestal will address the issue of Human Trafficking. 

If you are interested in becoming a FOL volunteer, this is an opportunity to learn more about the group, which helps support library activities through advocacy, fundraising, and more.

WATER-SMART GARDENING

On Monday, March 18, Gudrun Opperman will present a program "Water-Smart Gardening", at 2:00 pm in the meeting room.  Ms. Opperman, a Texas Master Gardener with Harris County for 19 years, will share information regarding plants that thrive with minimal watering, as well as organic approaches to landscaping and creating edible gardens.  She may even have some free plants for audience members!  Please join us for what is bound to be an interesting and informative afternoon.                      Image © JupiterImages

DR SEUSS BIRTHDAY PARTY

Please join us on March 5 at 10:30 am, as we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss with a very special storytime.  Children and their caregivers are invited for stories, dancing "The Seussy", a Cat in the Hat Game, and cupcakes!

BOOK SALE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY!

The Friends of the Crosby Branch Library are having a book sale on Friday, March 1 from 1-6 pm, and Saturday, March 2 from 10-5 pm.  Available for sale are new and used books, magazines, and audio-visual materials, as well as library book bags and pens.  Most exciting, there will be a special on Harlequin romances:  25 books for only $1.00!  Please come by the Meeting Room and grab some of these great bargains, before they're all gone!

March 1, 1-6 pm         March 2, 10-5 pm

 

AARP TAX ASSISTANCE

If you need help filling out your 2012 tax forms, The American Association of Retired Persons is a great resource.  Many Harris County Public Libraries host AARP Volunteers at this time of year.  Volunteers are available on a first-come,  first-served basis.  For a volunteer location near you, visit the AARP website and type in your address.

1040, 1040 A, and 1040 EZ booklets and forms now available at Crosby Branch.