Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Montgomery County Memorial Library System! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

 
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South Library - Mother Goose Time
9:15AM and 9:45AM
South Library - Mother Goose Time
Wednesday, May. 4, 9:15AM and 9:45AM
South Branch
Mother Goose Time is designed to promote early literacy in infants. This program focuses on nursery rhymes and movement rather than books, and is geared toward infants who aren’t yet ready for a multiple-book storytime. Parents and caregivers should be prepared to be actively involved in this ...read more
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2  to 4 years old. 25 minute program that includes stories, songs, and crafts.
 

 
 
 
Tullis - PBS Masterpiece Book/Movie club
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tullis - PBS Masterpiece Book/Movie club
Wednesday, May 4, 10:00 am - 12:00 pmTullis - PBS Masterp
Tullis Branch
Join us as we read Written in Blood by Caroline Graham and watch the PBS Masterpiece production of the book played out in "Midsomer Murders".  All adults are invited and light refreshments will be served
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis Branch
This series of classes will investigate the basics of computer coding through activities supported by Coding.org.  The classes will build on each other, so please try to attend all 8 classes.  You can attend either grade level since the basic classes will be the same.
Grades 7-12: &nb...read more
or call 936-442-7705.
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
Wednesday, May. 4, 10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Branch
This story program is for children of all ages (birth - age 3) and a caregiver with an emphasis on stories and activities for toddlers. This program emphasizes early literacy skills and is a great way to meet other families with young children....read more
Central Library - Public Storytime
10:30 am
Central Library - Public Storytime
Wednesday, May. 4, 10:30 am
(Wednesday, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 17, 24, March 2, 8, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4 at 10:30 am)
Central Library - Pu
Central Branch
Central/Conroe Branch - All children ages 3-6 years old and their adult caregiver are invited to join us for books, rhymes, songs, literacy activities, crafts, and snacks! Please sign in when you arrive and make a nametag for your child. Call 936.442.7712 ext. 6240 for more information.
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
10:30 AM
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
Wednesday, May 4, 10:30 AM
Meador Branch
Join us for StoryTime on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for 30-45 minutes of stories, songs, activities, and crafts.  Recommended for ages 2-5.  No registration required. StoryTime follows the Willis ISD calendar - if school's in session, then there's a StoryTime that Wednesday.
...read more
South - Excel Part 4 Charts
1:00 PM
 South - Excel Part 4 Charts
Wednesday, May 4, 1:00 PMSouth - Excel Part 4
South Branch
Charts are all about making your data more visually appealing.  Join us in this class to learn how to create and work with them.
Mitchell Library: Story Club
1:30 pm
 Mitchell Library: Story Club
Wednesday, May. 4, 1:30 pm
Mitchell Branch
  This program is for children 4 and up. ** Children may attend story club by themselves, but a parent or guardian must remain in the library during the program. Children are introduced...read more
South Library - Storybook Club: The Camping Trip That Changed America
4:00PM
South Library - Storybook Club: The Camping Trip That Changed America
Wednesday, May 4, 4:00PM
South Branch
Storybook Club is a cross between a storytime for preschoolers and a book club for older readers. Intended for kids in kindergarten through 2nd grade, kids will hear a different storybook read aloud each month, followed by discussion, themed activities, and refreshments. Parent part...read more
STEWART: Puppet Show
4:30 pm
 STEWART: Puppet Show
Wednesday, May 4, 4:30 pm
Stewart Branch
Help us celebrate Children's Book Week with a puppet show for children performed by National Charity League teen volunteers on Wednesday, May 4th at 4:30 pm.
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Tullis - Open Lab
9:30-11:30 AM
 Tullis - Open Lab
Thursday, May. 5, 9:30-11:30 AM
Tullis Branch
Do you need help with a program, computer, tablet or your phone?  This is the class for you. 
Mitchell - Windows 10 Part 2
9:30 AM
 Mitchell - Windows 10 Part 2
Thursday, May 5, 9:30 AMMitchell - Windows 1
Mitchell Branch
Windows 10 discovery continues.  Class is OBSERVATION ONLY or bring your Windows 10 device if you have one for hands-on experience.

 
CENTRAL LIBRARY - MOTHER GOOSE LAPSIT
10:00 AM
CENTRAL LIBRARY - MOTHER GOOSE LAPSIT
Thursday, May. 5, 10:00 AM
(Thursdays, Sept 10, 2015 - May 12, 2016, 10am)

Central Branch
We invite children (ages birth– 18 months) to Mother Goose Lapsit to promote early literacy in infants. This program focuses on nursery rhymes and movement rather than books, is geared toward infants, and will be no longer than 25 minutes. Parents and caregivers should be prepared to be active...read more
CENTRAL LIBRARY - TODDLER TIME
10:30 AM
 CENTRAL LIBRARY - TODDLER TIME
Thursday, May. 5, 10:30 AM
(Thursdays, Sept 10, 2015 - May 12, 2016, 10:30am)

Central Branch
Toddler Time Sessions

“Toddler Time” is a 20 minute program for newborns to 3 years old. This story time is filled with books, flannel board stories, finger plays, songs, and activities. Please see “Story Time Guidelines” posted in Storytime room. ...read more
STEWART: Baby Time
11am
 STEWART: Baby Time
Thursday, May. 5, 11am
(Thursdays, February 4, March 3, April 7, May 5)

Stewart Branch
Join us for bouncin' rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories for babies, newborn up to age 18 months.
May 5th will be a Baby Time Play Date--a chance for you and your baby to meet your friends before we break for the summer!
Mitchell Fiction Book Club
2:00 p.m.
 Mitchell Fiction Book Club
Thursday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.Mitchell Fiction Boo
Mitchell Branch
The Mitchell Fiction Book Club for adults will meet at 2:00 p.m. May 5th  to discuss A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler. Join us in the first floor Community Room at Mitchell Library...read more
Stewart - Nonfiction Book Club
3:00PM
 Stewart - Nonfiction Book Club
Thursday, May. 5, 3:00PMStewart - Nonfiction
Stewart Branch
Nonfiction Book Club meets on the First Thursday of each month to discuss a nonfiction book title.  Nonfiction Book Club meets at 3pm. 
Central Library - After School Book Group
4:00-5:00 pm
Central Library - After School Book Group
Thursday, May. 5, 4:00-5:00 pmCentral Library - Af
Central Branch
Central Branch - All kids ages 8 - 12 years old are invited to join us each month to discuss their favorite books. Activites and snacks are included! Parents must remain in the Children's Department while children are attending. Call 936.442.7712 ext. 6240 for more information.
CENTRAL - Historical Fiction Book Club
6 - 8pm
CENTRAL - Historical Fiction Book Club
Thursday, May 5, 6 - 8pmCENTRAL - Historical
Central Branch
Join us for tea, cookies, and discussion in the first floor large meeting room!
For ages 18 and up.
 
The Heretic's Daughter - Kathleen Kent
Thursday, Ma...read more
Stewart - Friends Book Sale
9am-7pm
 Stewart - Friends Book Sale
Thursday, May. 5, 9am-7pm
Stewart Branch
Friends of Charles B. Stewart West Library Annual Book Sale. 
Thursday 9am - 12pm (Friends Only, join today!)
Thursday 12pm - 7pm (Open to All)
Friday 9am - 4:30pm (Open to All)
Saturday 9am-12pm (Open to All)
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Mitchell - Open Lab
9:30 AM
 Mitchell - Open Lab
Friday, May 6, 9:30 AMMitchell - Open Lab
Mitchell Branch
Open Lab is a great time to get answers to your questions, help on projects, or just come practice what you have learned
 
Stewart - Friends Book Sale
9am-4pm
 Stewart - Friends Book Sale
Friday, May. 6, 9am-4pm
Stewart Branch
Friends of Charles B. Stewart West Library Annual Book Sale. 
Thursday 9am - 12pm (Friends Only, join today!)
Thursday 12pm - 7pm (Open to All)
Friday 9am - 4:30pm (Open to All)
Saturday 9am-12pm (Open to All)
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Stewart - Friends Book Sale
9am
 Stewart - Friends Book Sale
Saturday, May. 7
Stewart Branch
Friends of Charles B. Stewart West Library Annual Book Sale. 
Thursday 9am - 12pm (Friends Only, join today!)
Thursday 12pm - 7pm (Open to All)
Friday 9am - 4:30pm (Open to All)
Saturday 9am-12pm (Open to All)
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South - Excel Part 5 Pivot Tables & Charts
9:30 AM
South - Excel Part 5 Pivot Tables & Charts
Monday, May 9, 9:30 AMSouth - Excel Part 5
South Branch
Pivot tables and pivot charts are tools that allow you to turn the data in selected columns and rows in a spreadsheet to view it from different perspectives and obtain a desired report.  They make data manageable and flexible.
 
STEWART: GENEALOGY HELP
10-12
 STEWART: GENEALOGY HELP
Monday, May. 9, 10-12STEWART: GENEALOGY H
Stewart Branch

Come to the library to work on your genealogy. Brandi Spurgin will be at the Stewart Library to help you with your research, every 2nd Monday of the month from 10-12, in the computer lab.
Stewart Library
202 Bessie Price Owen Dr.
Montgomery, TX 77356
...read more

South Library - Toddler Time
9:15AM and 10:15AM
 South Library - Toddler Time
Monday, May. 9, 9:15AM and 10:15AM
South Branch
Toddler Time builds on Mother Goose Time by introducing children to books and stories with simple language and predictable plots. This program is intended to introduce toddlers to the idea of library manners; toddlers will learn to build listening skills and practice the self-control needed to be a ...read more
Mitchell Library: Tiny Tots Library Play Time
10 - 12 pm
Mitchell Library: Tiny Tots Library Play Time
Monday, May. 9, 10 - 12 pm
Mitchell Branch
Join us for this come-and-go program that encourages independent toddler play with educational toys and board books. Children learn through play, so take a breather and let your toddler learn while you visit with other parents.
Central - Excel Part 3
6:30-8:30 PM
 Central - Excel Part 3
Monday, May 9, 6:30-8:30 PM
Central Branch
The advanced Microsoft Excel user will find this class helpful.  This class explains pivot tables and charts in detail.  Advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class.

 
or call 936-788-8361.
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Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 1
9:30 AM
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 1
Tuesday, May 10, 9:30 AMMitchell - Microsoft
Mitchell Branch
In this class you will learn the basics of creating, formatting, saving, and opening documents. You'll gain a better understanding of how to navigate and change the 'ribbon' where all the Word commands are found.
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
10:00 to 12:00
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
Tuesday, May. 10, 10:00 to 12:00
(Every Tuesday 10:00 to 12:00)
STEWART: IN STITCHES
Stewart Branch
IN STITCHES EVERY TUESDAY 10:00 to 12:00
Calling all needlecrafters! Get together with other crafters to socialize while you work on your projects.
Open to anyone who knits, crochets, embroiders, or does other needlecrafts.
Every form of needlework is welcomed.
Bring your project...read more
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
Tuesday, May. 10, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2 years old and younger. 15 minute program that helps to foster the basics of language and reading through the use of rhymes, songs, and finger plays.
 
 
 
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
Tuesday, May. 10, 10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Branch
This story program is for children of all ages (birth - age 3) and a caregiver with an emphasis on stories and activities for toddlers. This program emphasizes early literacy skills and is a great way to meet other families with young children....read more
South Library - Preschool Storytime
10:00AM and 10:30AM
South Library - Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, May. 10, 10:00AM and 10:30AM
South Branch
Preschool Storytime builds on Toddler Time by providing a place for children to practice the storytime manners they have learned in Toddler Time. Children in Preschool Storytime are expected to sit or stand still, listen to the storyteller, and practice self-control for longer periods of time than r...read more
Mitchell Library - Crafternoons
1:30pm
 Mitchell Library - Crafternoons
Tuesday, May 10, 1:30pmMitchell Library - C
Mitchell Branch

Bird Nest Necklace - If you’ve got hundreds of “pins” on Pinterest but just can’t get started or would like to meet other ...read more
Mitchell Library: Story Club
1:30 pm
 Mitchell Library: Story Club
Tuesday, May. 10, 1:30 pm
Mitchell Branch
  This program is for children 4 and up. ** Children may attend story club by themselves, but a parent or guardian must remain in the library during the program. Children are introduced...read more
Meador Branch Library - Gardening Series: Container Gardens
2:00 PM
Meador Branch Library - Gardening Series: Container Gardens
Tuesday, May 10, 2:00 PM
Meador Branch
Join us the second Tuesday of May at 2:00 PM for the next lecture in our Gardening Series with Lucy Harrell!

Lots of fun combinations and ideas for drought tolerant containers.  We will also discuss problem solving for lawns a...read more
Magnolia Branch - Young Explorers: Wacky Weather
4:30pm
Magnolia Branch - Young Explorers: Wacky Weather
Tuesday, May 10, 4:30pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to Grades 1 -3. From snow to hurricanes and everything in between, learn all about different types of weather. We’ll even make our own tornados!
 

 
 
Central - Hip 2 Stitch
5:00pm - 8:00pm
 Central - Hip 2 Stitch
Tuesday, May. 10, 5:00pm - 8:00pmCentral - Hip 2 Stit
Central Branch
Crocheters, knitters, spinners, and other textile artists are welcome for fellowship and conversation! Bring your own work-in-progress and supplies and join us in the first floor small meeting room at the Central Library 104 I 45 N Conroe TX. 
Mitchell Library Teen Volunteer Orientation
5:30pm
Mitchell Library Teen Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, May 10, 5:30pmMitchell Library Tee
Mitchell Branch

Tullis - Excel Part 3
6:30-8:30 PM
 Tullis - Excel Part 3
Tuesday, May 10, 6:30-8:30 PM
Tullis Branch
The advanced Microsoft Excel user will find this class helpful.  This class explains pivot tables and charts in detail.  Advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class.
 
or call 936-442-7705.
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South Library - Mother Goose Time
9:15AM and 9:45AM
South Library - Mother Goose Time
Wednesday, May. 11, 9:15AM and 9:45AM
South Branch
Mother Goose Time is designed to promote early literacy in infants. This program focuses on nursery rhymes and movement rather than books, and is geared toward infants who aren’t yet ready for a multiple-book storytime. Parents and caregivers should be prepared to be actively involved in this ...read more
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2  to 4 years old. 25 minute program that includes stories, songs, and crafts.
 

 
 
 
Tullis- Adult Book Group
10:00am-12:00pm
 Tullis- Adult Book Group
Wednesday, May 11, 10:00am-12:00pmTullis- Adult Book G
Tullis Branch
Join us for coffee and conversation as we discuss The Hummingbird's Daughter by Luis Alberto Urrea. New members are always welcome!
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
10:30 AM
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
Wednesday, May 11, 10:30 AM
Meador Branch
Join us for StoryTime on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for 30-45 minutes of stories, songs, activities, and crafts.  Recommended for ages 2-5.  No registration required. StoryTime follows the Willis ISD calendar - if school's in session, then there's a StoryTime that Wednesday.
...read more
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis Branch
This series of classes will investigate the basics of computer coding through activities supported by Coding.org.  The classes will build on each other, so please try to attend all 8 classes.  You can attend either grade level since the basic classes will be the same.
Grades 7-12: &nb...read more
or call 936-442-7705.
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Library: Family Storytime
Wednesday, May. 11, 10, 10:30 & 11
Mitchell Branch
This story program is for children of all ages (birth - age 3) and a caregiver with an emphasis on stories and activities for toddlers. This program emphasizes early literacy skills and is a great way to meet other families with young children....read more
Central Library - Public Storytime
10:30 am
Central Library - Public Storytime
Wednesday, May. 11, 10:30 am
(Wednesday, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 17, 24, March 2, 8, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4 at 10:30 am)
Central Library - Pu
Central Branch
Central/Conroe Branch - All children ages 3-6 years old and their adult caregiver are invited to join us for books, rhymes, songs, literacy activities, crafts, and snacks! Please sign in when you arrive and make a nametag for your child. Call 936.442.7712 ext. 6240 for more information.
South - Excel Part 6 Tips & Tricks
1:00 PM
South - Excel Part 6 Tips & Tricks
Wednesday, May 11, 1:00 PMSouth - Excel Part 6
South Branch
If you’re already familiar with Excel, join us for this class to discover shortcuts and tricks that will make you a faster and more efficient user.
Mitchell Library: Story Club
1:30 pm
 Mitchell Library: Story Club
Wednesday, May. 11, 1:30 pm
Mitchell Branch
  This program is for children 4 and up. ** Children may attend story club by themselves, but a parent or guardian must remain in the library during the program. Children are introduced...read more
Magnolia Branch - After School Story Time
4:00pm
Magnolia Branch - After School Story Time
Wednesday, May. 11, 4:00pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to PreK and Kindergarten. Join us for stories, songs, activities, and crafts.
 
Themes:

April 13 - Pirates

April 27 - Play Time

May 11 - Weather
 
May 25 - Summer
 

 

 

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Spinning Yarns @ South Library
9:30 AM
 Spinning Yarns @ South Library
Thursday, May. 12, 9:30 AM
South Branch
Spinning Yarns @ South LibraryEvery 2nd Thursday from 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Every 4th Tuesday from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmWe share tips, learn new skills, exchange patterns and ideas, help each other, check out library books on our subject, laugh and have fun. All skill levels welcome. ...read more
Tullis - Open Lab
9:30-11:30 AM
 Tullis - Open Lab
Thursday, May. 12, 9:30-11:30 AM
Tullis Branch
Do you need help with a program, computer, tablet or your phone?  This is the class for you. 
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 2
9:30 AM
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 2
Thursday, May 12, 9:30 AMMitchell - Microsoft
Mitchell Branch
In part two you will learn how to apply four types of formatting to documents, apply styles to your text, create Headers and Footers, and use Drop Caps....read more
CENTRAL LIBRARY - MOTHER GOOSE LAPSIT
10:00 AM
CENTRAL LIBRARY - MOTHER GOOSE LAPSIT
Thursday, May. 12, 10:00 AM
(Thursdays, Sept 10, 2015 - May 12, 2016, 10am)

Central Branch
We invite children (ages birth– 18 months) to Mother Goose Lapsit to promote early literacy in infants. This program focuses on nursery rhymes and movement rather than books, is geared toward infants, and will be no longer than 25 minutes. Parents and caregivers should be prepared to be active...read more
CENTRAL LIBRARY - TODDLER TIME
10:30 AM
 CENTRAL LIBRARY - TODDLER TIME
Thursday, May. 12, 10:30 AM
(Thursdays, Sept 10, 2015 - May 12, 2016, 10:30am)

Central Branch
Toddler Time Sessions

“Toddler Time” is a 20 minute program for newborns to 3 years old. This story time is filled with books, flannel board stories, finger plays, songs, and activities. Please see “Story Time Guidelines” posted in Storytime room. ...read more
GENEALOGY - Preserving Your Home Sources
3 PM
GENEALOGY - Preserving Your Home Sources
Thursday, May 12, 3 PMGENEALOGY - Preservi
Central Branch
Do you have shoeboxes, file folders, and attics full of old genealogy sources? Are some of your old pictures starting to fade? Do you want your hours of genealogy work and your treasured findings to last for future generations, but aren’t sure where to start?
 
Join us for a spe...read more
or call 936-788-8361.
Magnolia Branch - Tween Scene: Giant Scrabble
4:00pm
Magnolia Branch - Tween Scene: Giant Scrabble
Thursday, May 12, 4:00pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to Grades 4-7. You’ve played the original, now try it super-sized!
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
South Library - Tween Book Club: What We Found in the Sofa and How It Saved the World by Henry Clark
4:30PM
South Library - Tween Book Club: What We Found in the Sofa and How It Saved the World by Henry Clark
Thursday, May 12, 4:30PM
South Branch
Discuss a popular book with other tweens (kids ages 9 to 12), the Children’s Librarian, and the YA Librarian.  The first 15 tweens to sign up will get a free copy of that month’s book (one book per family). To sign up, call or visit the Children's Desk (396-442-7727 ext 6363).&n...read more
Tullis - Writers’ Group
6:30pm-8:00pm
 Tullis - Writers’ Group
Thursday, May. 12, 6:30pm-8:00pm
(2nd Thursday, 6:30pm-8:00pm)
Tullis - Writers&rsq
Tullis Branch
Whether you want to write the Great American Novel, have a collection of short stories, or keep a drawer-full of poems, join us! We’ll be meeting once a month to talk about and share creative writing....read more
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Mitchell Library - Build It: Lego Building Fun
10 - 3 pm
Mitchell Library - Build It: Lego Building Fun
Saturday, May. 14, 10 - 3 pm
Mitchell Branch
Children ages 5 -12 are invited to get creative and build anything they choose with lots of Legos. This event is a come and go activity and a child must be supervised by an adult.
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Central - Excel Part 4
6:30-8:30 PM
 Central - Excel Part 4
Monday, May 16, 6:30-8:30 PM
Central Branch
This is a class for the advanced Microsoft® Excel user.  The use of Formulas and Functions is explained in detail.  Intermediate to advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class.

 
or call 936-788-8361.
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Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 3
9:30 AM
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 3
Tuesday, May 17, 9:30 AMMitchell - Microsoft
Mitchell Branch
In part three you'll become familiar with tools that can be used to address envelopes, create mailing labels, do mass mailings, align numbers and text, correct typing errors automatically, and replace unwanted text and formatting.....read more
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
10:00 to 12:00
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
Tuesday, May. 17, 10:00 to 12:00
(Every Tuesday 10:00 to 12:00)
STEWART: IN STITCHES
Stewart Branch
IN STITCHES EVERY TUESDAY 10:00 to 12:00
Calling all needlecrafters! Get together with other crafters to socialize while you work on your projects.
Open to anyone who knits, crochets, embroiders, or does other needlecrafts.
Every form of needlework is welcomed.
Bring your project...read more
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
Tuesday, May. 17, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2 years old and younger. 15 minute program that helps to foster the basics of language and reading through the use of rhymes, songs, and finger plays.
 
 
 
CENTRAL LIBRARY - READ TO THE DOGS
3:45-4:45
CENTRAL LIBRARY - READ TO THE DOGS
Tuesday, May. 17, 3:45-4:45
(Tuesday afternoon once a month starting September, ending May)

Central Branch
We invite children (ages 4-12) to come and practice their reading skills with the Montgomery Pet Partners (MPP) therapy dog teams.

Please observe these guidelines:
  • Keep your voices low.
  • Choose a book you wish to read to the dogs.
  • Take a seat or s...read more
Book Tasting at South Regional Library
5:30 pm
Book Tasting at South Regional Library
Tuesday, May 17, 5:30 pmBook Tasting at Sout
South Branch
You are Invited to a Book Tasting at South Regional LibraryMay 17th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the Lobby Meeting Room.  Expand your reading palate! Join us for nine courses of reading, covering different genres. F...read more
or call 936-442-7727.
Tullis - Excel Part 4
6:30-8:30 PM
 Tullis - Excel Part 4
Tuesday, May 17, 6:30-8:30 PM
Tullis Branch
This is a class for the advanced Microsoft® Excel user.  The use of Formulas and Functions is explained in detail.  Intermediate to advanced keyboarding, computer knowledge and Microsoft® Excel is needed for this class.
 
or call 936-442-7705.
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South Library- Teen- Book Club
5:00pm
 South Library- Teen- Book Club
Wednesday, May. 18, 5:00pm
South Branch
A book club devoted good books, food and fun!
January 13th @ 5:00PM- This month's selection is Zombies vs. Unicorns edited by                                               Holl...read more
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
Wednesday, May. 18, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2  to 4 years old. 25 minute program that includes stories, songs, and crafts.
 

 
 
 
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
Wednesday, May. 18, 10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis Branch
This series of classes will investigate the basics of computer coding through activities supported by Coding.org.  The classes will build on each other, so please try to attend all 8 classes.  You can attend either grade level since the basic classes will be the same.
Grades 7-12: &nb...read more
or call 936-442-7705.
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
10:30 AM
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
Wednesday, May 18, 10:30 AM
Meador Branch
Join us for StoryTime on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for 30-45 minutes of stories, songs, activities, and crafts.  Recommended for ages 2-5.  No registration required. StoryTime follows the Willis ISD calendar - if school's in session, then there's a StoryTime that Wednesday.
...read more
GENEALOGY - Genealogical Proof Standard Part Three: Analyzing Evidence & Resolving Conflicts
3 PM
GENEALOGY - Genealogical Proof Standard Part Three: Analyzing Evidence & Resolving Conflicts
Wednesday, May 18, 3 PMGENEALOGY - Genealog
Central Branch
Join the MCMLS Genealogy department for the third workshop in a series on the Genealogical Proof Standard. The Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS), established by the Board for Certification of Genealogists, is the standard for establishing genealogy proof set for professional genealogy researchers, b...read more
or call 936-788-8361.
Mitchell Library - Evening Book Club
6:30-7:30PM
Mitchell Library - Evening Book Club
Wednesday, May 18, 6:30-7:30PMMitchell Library - E
Mitchell Branch
Loved it, hated it, we want to hear about it! Join us for an evening discussion on the current month's selection.  No registration required, just show up ready for great discussion with fellow readers!  Ages 18 and up. Questions? read more
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Tullis - Open Lab
9:30-11:30 AM
 Tullis - Open Lab
Thursday, May. 19, 9:30-11:30 AM
Tullis Branch
Do you need help with a program, computer, tablet or your phone?  This is the class for you. 
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 4
9:30 AM
Mitchell - Microsoft Word Part 4
Thursday, May 19, 9:30 AMMitchell - Microsoft
Mitchell Branch
Part 4 will teach you how to create a Table of Contents, Foot and End notes, and an Index.  You will also discover how to create your own templates and where to store them for easy access.
 
Mitchell Library Nonfiction Book Club
1:00 pm
Mitchell Library Nonfiction Book Club
Thursday, May 19, 1:00 pm
Mitchell Branch
The Mitchell Library Nonfiction Book Club invites you to a timely discussion of a book which features a new aspect of our society: So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson.

Any adult is invited to attend and refreshments will be served.  For more infor...read more
STEWART: 3rd THURSDAY READERS GROUP
1:30 to 2:30
STEWART: 3rd THURSDAY READERS GROUP
Thursday, May. 19, 1:30 to 2:30
(Every 3rd Thursday 1:30 to 2:30 (except holidays))
STEWART: 3rd THURSDA
Stewart Branch
This book discussion group meets every third Thursday of the month from 1:30 to 2:30. Everyone welcome!
C.B. Stewart West Branch Library
202 Bessie Price Owen Dr.
Montgomery, TX 77356
936-788-8314
Central Library - "Hey Kids! Let’s Build It!"
3:45-4:45 pm
Central Library - "Hey Kids! Let’s Build It!"
Thursday, May. 19, 3:45-4:45 pm
(September 17, October 15, November 19, December 17, January 21, February 18, March 17, April 21, May 19)
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Central Branch
Central Library -Children of all ages through 12 years old and their adult caregivers are invited to join us and "build" your imagination using Legos™ and Duplos™! 
Please arrive early to sign in and make a name tag.
For more information, plea...read more
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Mitchell - Open Lab
9:30 AM
 Mitchell - Open Lab
Friday, May 20, 9:30 AMMitchell - Open Lab
Mitchell Branch
Open Lab is a great time to get answers to your questions, help on projects, or just come practice what you have learned.
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STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
10:00 to 12:00
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
Tuesday, May. 24, 10:00 to 12:00
(Every Tuesday 10:00 to 12:00)
STEWART: IN STITCHES
Stewart Branch
IN STITCHES EVERY TUESDAY 10:00 to 12:00
Calling all needlecrafters! Get together with other crafters to socialize while you work on your projects.
Open to anyone who knits, crochets, embroiders, or does other needlecrafts.
Every form of needlework is welcomed.
Bring your project...read more
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
Tuesday, May. 24, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2 years old and younger. 15 minute program that helps to foster the basics of language and reading through the use of rhymes, songs, and finger plays.
 
 
 
GENEALOGY - Decoding The 1900-1940 US Federal Census Records
3 PM
GENEALOGY - Decoding The 1900-1940 US Federal Census Records
Tuesday, May 24, 3 PMGENEALOGY - Decoding
Central Branch
The United States Federal Census records are some of the most widely used genealogical record types for United States Genealogy. But are you getting the most from your census research? Each federal census is crammed full of bits of information, some obvious and some well hidden.
 
Joi...read more
or call 936-788-8361.
Magnolia Branch - Young Explorers: Library Camp Out
4:30pm
Magnolia Branch - Young Explorers: Library Camp Out
Tuesday, May 24, 4:30pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to Grades 1 -3. Join us under the tent as we explore the great outdoors with s’mores, fishing, and so much more!
 

 
 
 
Central - Hip 2 Stitch
5 pm - 8 pm
 Central - Hip 2 Stitch
Tuesday, May. 24, 5 pm - 8 pm
Central Branch
Crocheters, knitters, spinners, and other textile artists are welcome for fellowship and conversation! Bring your own work-in-progress and supplies and join us in the first floor small meeting room at the Central Library 104 I 45 N Conroe TX. 
Tullis - Enterprise: the new Library Catalog
6:30-8:30 PM
Tullis - Enterprise: the new Library Catalog
Tuesday, May 24, 6:30-8:30 PM
Tullis Branch
Last November, MCMLS converted over to a new computerized card catalog and there were a lot of changes.  Come in and learn how to search the catalog for books, have a text sent to you with the location of the book, narrow down your search to a library or specific type of media, and much more.
or call 936-442-7705.
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Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Toddler Story Time
Wednesday, May. 25, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2  to 4 years old. 25 minute program that includes stories, songs, and crafts.
 

 
 
 
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
10:30 AM
Meador Library: Children’s StoryTime
Wednesday, May 25, 10:30 AM
Meador Branch
Join us for StoryTime on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for 30-45 minutes of stories, songs, activities, and crafts.  Recommended for ages 2-5.  No registration required. StoryTime follows the Willis ISD calendar - if school's in session, then there's a StoryTime that Wednesday.
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Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis- Youth Classes: Computer Coding
Wednesday, May. 25, 10:30 AM -2:30 PM
Tullis Branch
This series of classes will investigate the basics of computer coding through activities supported by Coding.org.  The classes will build on each other, so please try to attend all 8 classes.  You can attend either grade level since the basic classes will be the same.
Grades 7-12: &nb...read more
or call 936-442-7705.
Magnolia Branch - After School Story Time
4:00pm
Magnolia Branch - After School Story Time
Wednesday, May. 25, 4:00pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to PreK and Kindergarten. Join us for stories, songs, activities, and crafts.
 
Themes:

April 13 - Pirates

April 27 - Play Time

May 11 - Weather
 
May 25 - Summer
 

 

 

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South Library-Tweens- Create a Fish Charm Necklace and Battery Run Dancer
4:30 PM
South Library-Tweens- Create a Fish Charm Necklace and Battery Run Dancer
Wednesday, May 25, 4:30 PMSouth Library-Tweens
South Branch
Tweens create a fish charm necklace and a Battery Run Dancer.
May 25th- 4:30-6:30pm in the large meeting room.
Sign up begins online starting May 1st.
Open to all tweens 9-12.
For more information call 936-442-7727 ext. 6363
South Regional Library, 2101 Lake Robbins Dri...read more
or call 936-442-7727.
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Tullis - Open Lab
9:30-11:30 AM
 Tullis - Open Lab
Thursday, May. 26, 9:30-11:30 AM
Tullis Branch
Do you need help with a program, computer, tablet or your phone?  This is the class for you. 
Movie Matinee @ Mitchell Library
1:00 pm
Movie Matinee @ Mitchell Library
Thursday, May 26, 1:00 pm
Mitchell Branch
Enjoy some popcorn and watch the hilarious adventure that ensues when two dashing bachelors (Colin Firth and Rupert Everett) enter into a double life, both calling themselves Ernest.  The resulting intrigue that occurs as they woo certain ladies creates quite a stir in this comedy of manne...read more
Meador Library Book Club
2:00 PM
 Meador Library Book Club
Thursday, May 26, 2:00 PM
Meador Branch
Our book club meets the last Thursday of every month at 2:00 PM to discuss the chosen book of that month.

No registration required!

May's book: The Old Patagonian Express by Paul Theroux
Magnolia Branch - Tween Scene: Iron Chef
4:00pm
Magnolia Branch - Tween Scene: Iron Chef
Thursday, May 26, 4:00pm
Magnolia Branch
Open to Grades 4-7. Love food? Then join us for a creative food competition, Team up and use the provided ingredients to create a beautiful and delicious masterpiece!
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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ALL LIBRARIES CLOSED
 ALL LIBRARIES CLOSED
Monday, May 30,
All Locations
ALL MCMLS LIBRARIES ARE CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY.
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Summer Reading Sign Up Begins for ALL AGES
Summer Reading Sign Up Begins for ALL AGES
Tuesday, May 31,
All Locations
Sign-up for the 2016 Summer Reading Program, May 31-July 15, 2016.  Prizes, giveaways, and free programs all summer long! Contact your local branch or visit www.countylibrary.org/summer.htm for more information.
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
10:00 to 12:00
STEWART: IN STITCHES NEEDLECRAFT GROUP
Tuesday, May. 31, 10:00 to 12:00
(Every Tuesday 10:00 to 12:00)
STEWART: IN STITCHES
Stewart Branch
IN STITCHES EVERY TUESDAY 10:00 to 12:00
Calling all needlecrafters! Get together with other crafters to socialize while you work on your projects.
Open to anyone who knits, crochets, embroiders, or does other needlecrafts.
Every form of needlework is welcomed.
Bring your project...read more
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
10:00am
Magnolia Branch - Baby & Me Story Time
Tuesday, May. 31, 10:00am
Magnolia Branch
Ages 2 years old and younger. 15 minute program that helps to foster the basics of language and reading through the use of rhymes, songs, and finger plays.
 
 
 
Tullis - Library to Go
6:30-8:30 PM
 Tullis - Library to Go
Tuesday, May 31, 6:30-8:30 PM
Tullis Branch
Looking forward to your summer vacations?  Love to read ebooks on your tablet or phone while relaxing by the pool?  Enjoy listening to audiobooks on long drives?  Then this program is for you.  Learn how to use Overdrive and Hoopla and enjoy your favorite books, music and movies ...read more
or call 936-442-7705.
    
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