Friends of the Library Book Sale
This Saturday, December 14, 10am - 1:30pm, the Friends of the Library will have a Book Sale with items including gently used books, magazines, and puzzles. Stop by and stock up!
Santa @ the Library Photos
We had a great time with Santa Sunday! To see your photo with him, click on the flickr photos link on the right. Download and save your photo to your device in order to print it. For assistance or access to a printer, please visit the library. Color prints are $1.00/page.
Computer Classes for Adults @ the Library
Learn to use the Internet or Microsoft Word! Dickinson Public Library has Beginning Computer Classes for Adults: Tuesdays @ 9am. Seating is limited. Register by calling 281-534-3812 or by stopping at the front desk of the library. Click here or visit the Calendar link on the left for more information.
This program is funded by a grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2014)
Questions About the Health Insurance Marketplace?
Do you need assistance with the new insurance exchange program? The Coastal Health & Wellness staff has been busy assisting people with applications for affordable insurance. A new Outreach & Enrollment program will assist people without insurance to explore and apply for affordable insurances. To contact the Outreach & Enrollment workers or to make an appointment to look at the insurance options, call the Coastal Health & Wellness Contact Center at (409) 938-2234.
Federal Student Aid
Do you need help finding money for college or career school? Stop by the library and pick up your free publications from the U.S. Department of Education. Resources include a college preparation checklist, career planning guide, and tips for high school students and adults planning to go to school. Resources are available in English and Spanish. For a list of web resources, click here.
Pre-School Story Time
Storytime is for preschoolers and includes stories, finger plays, flannel board, songs, films, games, and arts and crafts. The program is Monday & Wednesday mornings at 10am in the fall. Storytime is free and open to the public. For any questions call the library at 281-534-3812.
Books By Mail
Do you love to read or listen to books but are homebound? The Galveston County Library system is now offering Books by Mail for homebound Galveston County residents.
Call 409-763-8854 ext.136 for information.
Online Public Access Catalog
To access, click on the Catalog link to your left.
Click on Account Log On. Then use your 14 digit barcode for your User Name (the first information required) , and your last name,
all lower case, as your password (the last information required),
to sign in.
Once you have logged in to your account, you
may reserve books, but not DVDs, by
searching for the item, selecting it, and clicking reserve at
the bottom of the page. There is also a button which
allows you to renew your books (but not DVDs), and write brief
We are still in the process of editing the
patron accounts to accommodate this service, so if you have a
problem signing in, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to make corrections to
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