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Commissioner’s Classics Corner Bookmark

Commissioner’s Classics Corner
Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle is excited to bring Commissioner’s Classics Corner to Barbara Bush Branch Library. Now, visitors will have access to a wider selection of classic books in a prominent section of the library. The collection includes literary works from famous philosophers, political theorists, and novelists throughout recorded history. Commissioner Cagle selected many books in the collection from President Theodore Roosevelt’s Pigskin Library, Dr. Charles Eliot’s Five-Foot

Family Place Libraries Coming to Harris County Bookmark

Family Place Libraries Coming to Harris County
More programs for toddlers and young children are planned for eight Harris County libraries thanks to a $200,000 donation from the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation and Phillips 66. The Harris County Public Library will use the donation to convert eight libraries, including Barbara Bush Branch Library, into Family Place Libraries. The specially designed space will feature interactive materials, early literacy kits, games, toys, music and multimedia resources, learning stations, and of course, books.

Bobcat Sightings at Jones Park Bookmark

Bobcat Sightings at Jones Park
Ever spot a bobcat at Jones Park? With its tufted ears and stubby tail, the bobcat has an exotic appearance that makes it a welcome site in many parks and natural areas. Although common throughout Texas, these reclusive creatures tend to stay hidden during the day, preferring to venture out at night to hunt rodents and other small creatures. Despite the shyness of the bobcat, Jones Park staff have been lucky enough to note seven bobcat sightings in the park within the past two years.