Mental Health America of Greater Houston’s “Youth Art Showcase,” now in its seventh year, has consistently highlighted the healing power of art. This year, those student’s art had the added distinction of hanging on their local library’s walls as a result of a new partnership between the Harris County Public Library and Mental Health America of Greater Houston.
Making Memorial Day Count
By Kara L.May 25, 2023
What are the origins of Memorial Day and how can we celebrate the holiday while honoring the lives of fallen service members?
Legend of Zelda: What’s all the Hype?
By sarahgMay 19, 2023
I am not what you would call a “gamer," so I asked Leif and LeeAnn for their perspective on “Tears of the Kingdom,” and experiences growing up playing Zelda.
HCPL Partners with Harris County Juvenile Probation Department to Provide Support for Teens
By Natalie_LMay 18, 2023
Harris County Public Library and Harris County Juvenile Probation Department have been partnering together since 2016 to provide teens in the county’s juvenile
Children’s books for Lunar New Year 2023: Year of the Rabbit
By Amanda_Rios_PlaceMay 17, 2023
Celebrate Lunar New Year all year! 2023 is the Year of the Water Rabbit (January 22nd, 2023 - February 9th, 2024).
DIY Weddings: Crafts, and Other Fun Ideas for Brides on a Budget
By Mary MMay 13, 2023
Wedding DIY ideas for the crafty and the recently engaged. Craft ideas. Bride on a budget.
The Power of Mothers
By mollymcgintyMay 9, 2023
Like many of us this week, blogger Molly M. is thinking about moms and offers some reading recommendations for Mother's Day.
Why I believe that readers of all genres will enjoy the inspirational author Francine Rivers
By cynthiagrooverMay 4, 2023
Inspirational fiction is one of my favorite genres, and I first learned about the inspiration fiction author Francine Rivers when I read one of our library trad
Our Space Princess
By Anjela M.May 2, 2023
Hello There! It’s the Return of HCPL Bloggers Anjela and Laura, as they have some exciting Star Wars news! On May the Fourth, Carrie Fisher is being honored posthumously with a Hollywood Walk of Fame. It's about time!
YA Reads with Asian Leads!
By LeslieE_HCPLMay 1, 2023
Although May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, I’ve read many a work by Asian authors throughout the year, for many a year. Here are some of my favorites!
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