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Summer Vacation Reading in Katy

ReadingWhat have you been reading this summer?  Here are the ten most popular adult fiction titles checked out from the Katy Library so far this summer:

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

KATY MARKET DAYS

Are you looking for fresh, local produce?  Look no further than downtown Katy.  This Saturday, July 19, as well as the third Saturday of every month, Katy holds their market days.  Located between 2nd Street and Avenue B, Old Town Katy Market Days was established in 2001 and has been growing ever since.  After picking up your local produce, stop by the Katy Library and check out one of our many cookbooks to

Summer Readers Are on a Roll!

Katy readers are going wild this summer!  As of noon today, 153 kids have reached the 10-book level and snagged  some nice prizes.  Four have even reached the 100-book level already.  29 teens have reached the 5-book level with 21 adults right behind them with 5 books read.  You have until August 9th to log in your books.

KATY KNOTTY & NICE CLUB

Do you like to knit or crochet?  Would you like to learn this fun, relaxing craft?  The Katy Knotty and Nice Club is the place to do both.  The group meets every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the library’s meeting room.  Bring your project to work on or bring some yarn and needles, and our experienced knitters will get you started.

Saving Seeds from your Garden

Dandelion seedLearn how to harvest seeds from your garden plants with a Master Gardener next Thursday, 7/10, at 11:00am.  The library's garden club meets at this time the 2nd Thursday of every month.  After the lesson, browse through the seed exchange library to see what you might like to try out.  Or bring in extra seed you don't want to keep.

YAY! IT'S ICE CREAM MONTH!

July is National ice cream month, so be sure to cool down with a cold, sweet treat this month.  Learn more about the National designation, the history of ice cream, as well as some yummy recipes at ice-cream-recipes.com.  Enjoy!

TEENS: CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY

Teens celebrate Independence Day in our teen program on Monday, June 30 at 2:30 p.m.  Create patriotic designs with chalk art and make a flag windchime.  Don't forget to log your books or the minutes you have read in our Summer Reading Program,  Spark a Reaction.

 

Great-grandpa Came from Romania

ShipStop in Monday, 6/30 at 2:00pm for our monthly Genealogy Squad lesson.  We'll be watching a webinar on how to trace your immigrant ancestors.

SUMMER TEEN PROGRAMS

 

 

Teens had a great time at our Lego Challenge on Monday.  Teen summer programs are held every Monday at 2:30 in the Katy Library Meeting Room.  On Monday, June 23, teens will learn the art of Zentangle.   

July 4th Fun

DalmatianMake plans for your 4th of July to be a bang this year.  Go to the Katy Freedom Celebration held at Katy Mills Mall on that night starting at dark.  Don't want to stay up that late?

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