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Thanksgiving Holiday Library Hours

We will close early on Wednesday, November 21, at 5:00 p.m.  The storytimes will take place as scheduled:Cornucopia

Baby time—10:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
Toddler time—11:30 a.m.

There will be no after-school program.

We will be closed Thursday through Sunday, November 22-25, in observance of Thanksgiving.  We will reopen on Monday, November 26 at 1:00 p.m.

We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! 

Image © Old Farmer's Almanac 2017

December Computer Classes

In December, we are offering the following computer classes

FacebookFacebook—December 6
Google Apps—December 13
Windows 10Windows 10—December 20 -- you MUST bring your own device
Beginner Typing—December 27

All classes are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.  

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

The Page Turners

Spy ChristmasTitle to be discussed: The spy who came for Christmas by David Morrell.  Date of meeting: Tuesday, December 11, 6:30 p.m.  Summary: "As holiday celebrations take place in Santa Fe, Agent Paul Kagan is on the run with a baby the Russian mafia wants to destroy and turns to a mother and her young son for help during a violent night where they all must work together to keep the child safe from harm."

Adults - Sign Up for Our Holiday Card Craft-In - 11/29 @ 7 PM!

 

With the holidays approaching, join us on Thursday, 11/29 at 7:00 PM in the second floor Conference Room to make colorful cards to send out to your family and friends. Space is limited, please register through the second floor Reference Desk: 832-927-5420. All supplies are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library

Adults - Wednesday, 11/28 @ 7 PM - Kick the Sugar Habit

Valerie Coyle, Certified Health & Life Coach, will discuss: What sugar does in your body, Why we start & can’t stop, and How to transform sugar cravings. She will also talk about high fructose corn syrup, what spikes our blood sugar and creates a ‘blood sugar roller coaster’ and its results on hormone insulin and correlating hormone glucagon. Come and learn 7 solutions to sugar cravings. This workshop will be held on Wednesday, November 28 at 6:00 PM in the first floor Meeting Room.

The Friends of Freeman Library support this program.

Adults - HCPL Database Series in November

Adults - Did you know... Harris County Public Library provides members with numerous databases? Also, did you know you can use our databases to do practical and fun things? Find out how! In our November classes, we'll focus on:

  • "Home Improvement Reference Center" on 11/13
  • "Hobbies & Craft Reference Center" on 11/20

Both classes will start at 3:30 PM and will be held in the upstairs Training Lab. Please register Online or by giving the Reference Desk a call @ 832-927-5420.

The Friends of Freeman Library support these classes.

Adults - Mon. 11/12 - Freeman Mystery Book Group Featuring Peter Spiegelman

 

The Freeman Mystery Book Group is a gathering of mystery book enthusiasts. No registration is required. A new author is chosen each month.

For the November meeting, we will discuss mysteries by author Peter Spiegelman. Read any of his books and come share your thoughts or just tell us what mysteries you've been reading! Check the library catalog to request items or contact the library for assistance.

The Friends of Freeman Library support the Freeman Mystery Book Group. 

All Ages Invited - Food Fiesta Night by FM Taco Squad, Monday, 11/12 @ 7 PM

All Ages Invited - Food Fiesta Night by FM Taco Squad, Monday, 11/12 @ 7 PM

Freeman staff will show the audience how to make delicious dishes. After the demo, attendees will be able to enjoy the prepared food.

This free event will require no registration. The refreshments prepared in this event will be provided by the Friends of Freeman Library and HEB.

Adults - Please Join Us Monday, 11/19 @ 7 PM For Our NEW Book Club --> Freeman Page Turners

 

Our 1st Book Discussion will be on: You Will Know Me by Megan Abbott. When the mother of a teen gymnastics prodigy probes into a murder investigation, she uncovers unpleasant truths. Join us for a discussion of a story that explores the dark side of relentless ambition.

*Pick up a copy of the book behind the Adult Reference Desk.

The Freeman Page Turners Book Club is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

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