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Holy Overdue Books, Batman!

The Dark Knight himself dropped by the Harker Heights Public Library to pay his fines and pick up his holds!

Animal Sleepover at the Wilson County Public Library

Wilson County Public Library hosted a Stuffed Animal Sleepover that was a big hit with patrons of all ages. This year when a patron checked in, they got to decorate a special blank note book that was turned into a photo album of the evenings events. They took pictures with their new cartoon character cut […]

Animal Heroes at the Clara B. Mounce Public Library in Bryan

Check out these wonderful photos from the Clara B. Mounce Public Library of the Bryan College Station Public Library System. Their “Animal Heroes” Summer Reading Program event on June 10th was a huge success. In addition to the animals, the Bryan Police Department was photographing and fingerprinting the children in attendance. HEB Buddy, the Bryan […]

UFO Sighting in Edinburg!

UFOs and ETs return to the City of Edinburg at the annual “Out of This World!” Conference & Festival to be held on Aug. 14 & 15, 2015. Our event features the world’s most popular late night radio host George Noory, as well as a tribute to the 50th anniversary of Irwin […]

Lago Vista Library Kicks Off the Summer

Lago Vista Public Library kicked off opening day of their Summer Reading Program with a bang. They featured our own local Magician Extraordinaire, Ryan Coleman (16) with a really great magic show for the kids. Then they talked about heroes and featured their own “Local Heroes Wall” and listened while the kids gave their ideas […]

Elvis Lives!

The Schulenburg Public Library Friends present The King Lives! Saturday, May 23 at Sengelmann Hall in downtown Schulenburg (across the street from the railroad tracks and west of Hwy 77 – south of Interstate 10). Doors open at 6 pm. Elvis will be preceded by Marilyn Monroe at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $40 per person. […]

National Library Week in McAllen

The staff from the McAllen Public Library Main, Palm View and Lark locations posed this question to staff and patrons, “What unlimited possibilities do the McAllen Public Libraries provide for you?” The video was produced by Danica Salazar, Teen Assistant, and members of the Teen Theatre Club. The final product can be viewed at […]

Celebrating Dr. Seuss

Harker Heights Library strikes again. This time they “seussified” the children’s area in celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Kids performed at an open mic, played with Legos and other gears to make a puppet, and loads of other fun-filled activities. They did a variety of STEM activities for different ages. Even the Dr. Seuss juice […]

Teacher and Student Reunite

Former UT English Professor Carolyn Osborn and one of her students from a long time ago, Laurie Mahaffey, re-connected at the North Shore Book Festival in Lago Vista last month. Mrs. Osborn graciously signed several of her books for a very delighted former student.