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Print

Computers

Copy Machine

Fax Machine

& Mobile printing

The Sophie Christen McKendrick, Francisco Ochoa, and Fernando A. Salinas Branch Library is the newest and largest branch library. The branch library is two levels nearly 20,000 square foot facility.

Phone Number:
(956) 795-2400 ext. 2552

Staff:
10


Services Provided:

  • Computers and Prints
  • Computer Classes
  • Free WiFi Access
  • Reference
  • Periodicals
  • Circulating Collection
  • Children's Programs
  • Photo Copies
  • Outreach

Hours Of Operation:

  • Monday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday Closed
Feb
20
Thu
Preschool Books & Boogie @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

For Children 5 years old and under.

Join us for stories, songs, movement and crafts!

Feb
22
Sat
Snap Circuits
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Snap Circuits uses building pieces with snaps to assemble different electronic circuits on a simple “rows-and-columns” base grid that functions like the printed circuit board found in most electronic products. Projects provide an understanding of magnetic fields, how the electricity in your home works, and how switches control the electricity to the lights in your home. Snap Circuits STEM reinforces STEM concepts with fun and creative activities that gets kids excited as they learn.

Snap Circuits is for ages 7+.

Questions? Call us! (956) 795-2400 X 2553

Feb
25
Tue
Pizza & Pages @ MOS @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 25 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Pizza & Pages is a book club for ages 10-19. The concept is simple: eat pizza, read books, and earn community services hours!

January-February
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

March-May
The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas

Feb
26
Wed
1,2,3, Come Play with Me! @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Sessions are 1 hour and 15 minutes and will cover:

  • Child development and behavior
  • Nutrition
  • Speech and hearing
  • Literacy
  • Music and Movements

Sign up is required and space is limited.

The McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library Family Place Program is made possible in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, and in part by a state-funded grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. 

Feb
27
Thu
Preschool Books & Boogie @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

For Children 5 years old and under.

Join us for stories, songs, movement and crafts!

Feb
29
Sat
Sensory Lab @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Sensory Lab is a program that is orientated towards children with Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD), Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), and other sensory disorders. It is a place where they will have the opportunity to have an educational, fun, and interactive experience through activities that will promote and encourage children to use and explore their five senses. This program will take place inside the Family Place area which will provide children who have sensory integration challenges, with a safe and non-judgmental space that can meet their needs.

This program is for ages 4-9 years old
Space is limited and registration is required.

For more information, please call (956) 795-2400 x 2252

Neil Gaiman Book Club @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Feb 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Neil Gaiman’s work has been honored with many awards internationally, including the Newbery and Carnegie Medals. His books and stories have also been honored with Hugos, Nebulas, The World Fantasy Award, Bram Stoker Awards, Locus Awards, British SF Awards, British Fantasy Awards, Geffens, Mythopoeic Awards and numerous others!

February 29, 2020
Good Omens

March 28, 2020
Norse Mythology

May 2, 2020
Fragile Things

May 30, 2020
Coraline

“Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” – Neil Gaiman, Coraline

Mar
3
Tue
Pizza & Pages @ MOS @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Mar 3 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Pizza & Pages is a book club for ages 10-19. The concept is simple: eat pizza, read books, and earn community services hours!

January-February
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

March-May
The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas

Mar
5
Thu
Preschool Books & Boogie @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

For Children 5 years old and under.

Join us for stories, songs, movement and crafts!

Mar
10
Tue
Pizza & Pages @ MOS @ McKendrick Ochoa Salinas Branch Library
Mar 10 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Pizza & Pages is a book club for ages 10-19. The concept is simple: eat pizza, read books, and earn community services hours!

January-February
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

March-May
The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas