October 13, 2021 - Friends of the Library will be conducting their fall book sale at the Fannie Brown Booth Library from October 28 to October 30.
The library is located at 619 Tenaha Street, Center, TX. The sale will run Thursday, October 28 from 10am until 6pm, Friday, October 29 from 10am until 4pm, and the final day is Saturday, October 30 from 10am until 2pm. Proceeds benefit the Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library.
September 28, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will host a Genealogy Lineage Workshop on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1pm to 4pm. The Ladies from the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will be leading the workshop.
August 11, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will once again be having Preschool Story Time on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Story Time is for ages 2-5 years of age and must be accompanied by a caregiver. We will have a story, a simple craft, and songs. Come join us for lots of fun!
July 6, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library's summer children’s programs are almost finished. Our last program will feature Magician David Wonder. He will perform his dazzling tricks at the Library on Wednesday, July 7, at 10:30am. This show is appropriate for children ages 5 - 13 years of age.
Remember reading logs are due Friday, July 9th.
Our Summer Reading/Learning Program is sponsored by the Center Noon Lions Club.
June 24, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will host the Texas Traveling Trunk program on Saturday, June 26th, at 10:30 a.m. The program will be presented by the William Carroll Crawford Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Many interesting items from the first days of Texas will be on display, as well as demonstrations of daily life in early Texas.
June 14, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will have Preschool Story Time Wednesday, June 16th, at 10:30am. We will have a story, crafts, songs and lots of fun. This is for ages 2-5 years, and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Wednesday at 2:00 p.m., we will have our Adult program. This week we are working on Junk Journals. Come join us. All materials are provided.
June 11, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library Summer Reading/Learning Program got off to a great start.
On Wednesday morning, our Preschool Story Time for ages 2-5 years resumed with a bang. Our story, 'The Monkey Goes Bananas,' was dramatically read by Terri Lacher. Crafts and music were enjoyed by all.
On Thursday, our Imagineers (ages 6-8) had a blast building marshmallow shooters, rocket launchers and learning about propulsion. The Tweens (ages 9-13) learned valuable skills in map-reading and enjoyed a race to find the shortest route to South Padre Island.
June 9, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will kick off the 2021 Summer Reading/Learning Program Wednesday, June 9th. Preschool Story Time will begin at 10:30 am. This is for children ages 2-5 years. We will have a story, songs, crafts and lots of fun.
Wednesday, June 9 at 2:00 pm, we will have our Adult program. This week, we will be making stress kits.
Thursday, June 10 at 10:30 am, our Imagineers (ages 6-8 years) will meet and have a marshmallow shoot.
May 31, 2021 - The Fannie Brown Booth Library will host a free concert on Thursday, June 3rd, at 5pm in the Library’s Reddit Room. Adler and Hearne will perform a “spirited blend of original folk and jazz with deep Texas roots.“
This concert is sponsored by the Texas Commission on the Arts. This is a family-friendly concert. Come and enjoy.
For more information, call the Library at 936-598-5522.