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Tomorrow Evening - Reducing Stress Through Meditation

Adults - Tomorrow at 6:30 PM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room - Join Daya Sharma as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one's life personally, professionally and spiritually.

This event is part of the ‪#‎FMCulturalSeries‬.

TGIF Programs Hosting COM 50 Plus Program This Friday Morning!

TGIF Programs will host a presentation by the College of the Mainland (COM) 50 Plus Program this at 10:30 AM. The COM 50 Plus Program offers classes and lectures, as well as a day and extended travel program. This free presentation will require no registration. Refreshments for this presentation will be provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

A New Adult Crafts-To-Go Project Available

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we'll be making a springtime craft (as pictured). This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. 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 281-488-1906 for more information. Materials for this Maker program are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

#FMCulturalSeries Returns This May!

Teens & Adults - The Adult Services and Young Adult Services Departments invite you to join us for the Freeman Cultural Series (#FMCulturalSeries) this May, to celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. We look forward to offering events throughout May for our adult and young adult patrons. Please check out our schedule and save the dates listed!

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series will continue Friday, April 29 at 10:15 AM. We will be showing Harvey, the 1950 film starring James Stewart as someone who insists that he has an invisible six-foot rabbit for a best friend.

This free TGIF Programs event requires no registration. Film and refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

TGIF Programs Hosts Time Capsule Discussion Friday!

Adults - 50 years ago today, members of the Clear Lake community buried the Clear Lake Theatre Time Capsule (CLTTC). This Friday at 10:30 AM, TGIF Programs will host a brief discussion of the unearthed time capsule followed by a showing of The Trouble with Angels,  the film shown at the Clear Lake Theatre following the burial of the CLTTC back in 1966.

Next Saturday - Brand College Consulting Presents "College Planning Parent Seminar"

Teens, Adults, & Parents - Mark your calendars; Saturday, April 23 @ 10 AM - Jolyn Brand of Brand College Consulting will present "College Planning Parent Seminar." Brand College Consulting specializes in selecting colleges and programs that best align with a student’s interests, strengths, and goals, along with the parent’s budget, concerns, and preferences. This help the students succeed by ensuring that they feel comfortable, confident and are a good ‘fit’ at the college they choose.

TGIF Programs This Friday - Remember the Battle of San Jacinto

Please join TGIF Programs on Friday, April 15 at 10:30 AM as we host Kristin Edwards, Public Relations/Marketing Specialist, City of Deer Park. She’ll present "Remember the Battle of San Jacinto" focusing on a brief history of Deer Park from 1836 on, the upcoming San Jacinto Day celebration, and a few other features of our City and the surrounding area. This event will appeal to Texas History students, scholars, and enthusiasts of all ages.

Saturday Morning - Houston Money Week - Investing in Uncertain Times

Please join us on Saturday, April 16 at 10:30 AM as Bruce Woodcock of Bruce Woodcock Financial Services will hold a seminar on finances during Houston Money Week. He will discuss the highs/lows and volatility of the stock market, asset allocation, and cash reserves. 

TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Series - Friday!

The TGIF Programs' popular “Technology Question & Answer” Series continues in the upstairs Training Lab Friday, April 08 at 10:30 AM. Here’s a chance to ask people at Freeman Library about computers, smartphones, mobile devices, and eMedia from the HCPL Digital Media Catalog. Please feel free to bring along your portable, technology devices.

This free TGIF Programs event requires no registration. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

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