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Adults - Friday, 4/20 @ 10:30 AM - TGIF Programs Hosts Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

Adults - please join us Friday, April 20 at 10:30 AM for a presentation by Trond Saeverud, Maestro of the Galveston Symphony Orchestra, of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI). This OLLI, based in UTMB, is a continuing education program offering older adults a grade-free opportunity to discover a variety of subjects and disciplines.

This free event requires no registration. The Friends of Freeman Library provide refreshments and support for all TGIF Programs. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832.927.5420 for further information.

Adults - Friday, 4/13 @ 10:30 AM - Fab Food Demo!

Adults - please join TGIF Programs on Friday, April 13 at 10:30 AM for the "Fab Food Demo" event. 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.

Adults - April Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. We're making a rustic bead bracelet this month (pictured on the right). This project will be available to adult patrons while supplies last.

Please contact the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 832.927.5420 for more information. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the materials for this Maker program. 

Friday, 4/6 @ 10:30 AM - TGIF Programs - Technology Q&A Series

Let's talk about the technology issues concerning you! People from Freeman Library will be here to address questions about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, and more.

This free event requires no registration. The Friends of Freeman Library provide support for all TGIF Programs. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832-927-5420 for further information.

Adults - Friday, 3/23 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Spring Film Fest Event #3

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Spring Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates throughout March 2018. These free event requires no registration.

We look forward to showing a 1939 romantic comedy about a stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. This unrated film which lasts 110 minutes stars Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, and Ina Claire.

Adults - Wednesday, 3/21 @ 5 PM - Freeman Couponing Class

A good deal is irresistible! Come to this free class on couponing to learn the strategies and techniques to stretch your dollars to make your hard earned money go further for you.

Supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

TGIF Programs - Spring Film Fest Event #2

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Spring Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates in March 2018. These free events requires no registration.

We look forward to showing Queen Christina, the 1933 story of the popular Swedish monarch who is loyal to her country. However, when she falls in love with a Spanish envoy, she must choose between the throne and the man she loves. This unrated film which lasts 99 minutes stars Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, and Ian Keith.

TGIF Programs Kicks Off Spring Film Fest Friday, 3/9!

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Spring Film Fest. We will be showing films on various dates throughout March 2018. These free events requires no registration.

We look forward to showing a 1932 romantic drama about a group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas. This unrated film which lasts 112 minutes, stars Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, and Joan Crawford.

The Friends of Freeman Library provide light refreshments. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 832.927.5420 for further information.

Adults - Monday, 3/12 @ 7 PM - Freeman Live Series Presents Peter Fletcher, Classical Guitarist

The Freeman Library Adult Services Team continues its Freeman Live Series. These monthly events offer informative and entertaining presentations by staff, the Friends of Freeman Library, and local partners. The Friends of Freeman Library support these free presentations, which require no registration.

This concert is part of a nationwide tour, to promote Peter Fletcher’s CD – which was released in 2016.

Fletcher will perform selections from his latest CD, which contains both studio and live recordings.

Adults - This Friday @ 4 PM - FamilySearch Genealogy Q&A!

Have questions or just a passing interest in genealogy?

Join us every first Friday of the month for these help sessions provided by FamilySearch.com. These sessions are supported by the Friends of Freeman Library

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