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Aramco Services Company Gifts $1.6 Million for Reconstruction of Amanda Dixon Neighborhood Library

A $1.6 million gift from Aramco Services Company will fully fund the reconstruction of the Houston Public Library’s Amanda Dixon Neighborhood Library, creating a new high-tech information center for the Trinity Gardens community on Houston’s north side. 

Beyond the Page

Save the date for our upcoming Annual Benefit Luncheon celebrating diversity and inclusion. We are pleased that our 3rd Annual Beyond the Page Luncheon will serve as a platform that gives voice to a generation of young adults affecting social change.

Pop up sale

Discover hidden treasures at our upcoming Pop Up sale! This smaller sale will only feature collectibles, maps, records, CDs, DVDs, audio books and more! No children’s books at this sale. We look forward to seeing you! Help us continue to support Houston libraries.

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Join us for an amazing class and learn how to turn used books into amazing pieces of art. Make pieces that will impress your friends and family. The class will be taught by Bryan Cardenas, volunteer and warehouse coordinator for the Friends of HPL Warehouse. This event is best for adults and children 10 and up. All supplies will be provided.

Come out to make creative pieces while supporting Houston libraries!


Foundation Spotlight: Lauren Wiggins


Engaging our Houston community through interactive programming.


2018 IMpact report

2018, a year of resilience.

Throughout 2018, the Houston Library Foundation achieved significant progress thanks to the commitment of our supporters, collaborators and the City of Houston.

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