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.

NEW YEAR, NEW LIBRARIAN

Perhaps you've noticed a new face at the Crosby Branch Library Circulation Desk.  Meet Lisa Naasz, our new Children's Librarian!  Lisa came to Crosby from Harts Bluff School District in Mount Pleasant, Texas, by way of Bozeman, Montana.  We are happy to welcome Lisa to Harris County's Public Library System.  Lisa encourages children and their caregivers to join her at Preschool Storytime, on Tuesdays at 10:30 am, and Babytime on Thursdays at 10:30 am.  Please stop by the library anytime, and say hello to Crosby's newest addition! 

I SPY HOLIDAY HOURS

In observance of the holidays, Crosby Branch Library will be closing at 5 pm, Friday, December 21.  We will reopen on Thursday, December 27 at 10 am.  A wide variety of holiday books, movies, and music is still available for you to check out, so please plan to visit us soon.  While you're here, stop by the display case for a special I Spy Challenge.  Our Friends group has some great stocking stuffers for sale too!  Book Bags are available for purchase for $4.00, and Pens for $1.50.  All proceeds benefit Crosby Branch.  Happy Holidays from all of us, to you and yours!