Thursday, January 28, 2010

Literary World Loses Another Author

J.D. Salinger, author of The Catcher in the Rye passed away today at his home in New Hampshire. He was 91 years old. 


You can read more about his passing on the NPR website: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=114186193

and also on the USA Today website: http://www.usatoday.com/life/books/news/2010-01-28-salinger-obit_N.htm

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Mask Making


Mardi Gras is just around the corner. We'd like to jump start the revelry by showing everyone how to create and decorate a Mardi Gras mask of your very own. 

Join the fun on:

Tuesday, February 2nd 
10AM - 12PM

in the DeBakey Meeting room at Central Library.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Fun with Felt

Design and decorate your own fabulous felt jewelry just in time for spring!!


Tuesday, January 26, 2010
10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library Meeting Room

*Supplies will be provided by the library, but participants are encouraged to bring their own buttons and baubles fro embellishment.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Author Robert B. Parker has passed away

Robert B. Parker, the blunt and beloved crime novelist who helped revive and modernize the hard-boiled genre and branded a tough guy of his own through his Spenser series, has died. He was 77.

To read more about his passing please visit the NPR website at this link: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=122731884