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TGIF Programs To Host Mounting Horizons This Friday!

This is no April Foolin'! TGIF Programs will host Joy Lewis of Mounting Horizons, Inc. (MHI) on Friday, April 1 at 10:30 AM. Mounting Horizons, Inc. MHI provides services for people in need promoting independence, self sufficiency, and advocating for the full inclusion in society.

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.

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Continues This Friday!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues on Friday, March 18 at 10:15 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We will be showing Inside Out (2015), an animated film which features the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, and Lewis Black.

This free 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.

TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Series - This Friday @ 10:30 AM

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

This Thursday @ 6:30 PM - Meditation for Everyday Living

William Smith, is a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, Camp Director for an international children’s meditation camp and acknowledged leader in building teams as well as a long time meditation practitioner for over 30 years. He will present research on how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health. William will discuss effective methods for creating a more satisfying lifestyle including harmonious relationships and a deep sense of peace. In this presentation, you will learn effective strategies and a simple but profound meditation technique that will help remove stress and worry.

Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher - Free Concert - Next Monday @ 7 PM

Next Monday @ 7 PM - We are pleased to announce the return of award winning classical guitarist Peter Fletcher for another captivating live performance, sponsored by the Friends of Freeman Library. Mr. Fletcher has garnered widespread acclaim for his sold-out concerts at Carnegie Hall in New York. He has made numerous appearances on radio and television and local venues around the country. Mr. Fletcher has also received praise for his classical guitar recordings which include works by Frederico Mompau, Erik Satie and Edvard Grieg.

TGIF Programs Hosts Bruce Woodcock's "Savvy Social Security Planning" This Friday

Baby boomers want to know: “Will Social Security be there for me?” “How much can I expect to receive?” “When should I apply for Social Security?” “How can I maximize my benefits?” “Will Social Security be enough for me to live in the future?” Please join TGIF Programs on Friday, March 4 at 10:30 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. Bruce Woodcock of Bruce Woodcock Financial Services will present and take questions.

New Month, New Adult Crafts-To-Go Project!

Adults - you can stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. The March project will be a decorative, scratch-art shamrock. 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.

March 2016 | Adult Services & Technology Training Courses


 

Adults - Check out what Adult Services & Technology Training Courses have planned for March! Click on the following link to download copies of the schedules: http://tinyurl.com/jxggfte

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Celebrates African American History Month Friday

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series celebrates African American History Month by showing of the 1963 film Lilies of the Fields © United Artists, starring Sidney Poitier and Lilia Skala. This is part of the #FreemanCulturalSeries 

All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required. 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 - JH Lee Innovation Lab 1st Anniversary Celebration - Open House


TGIF Programs is pleased to host our library's #makerspace is celebrating its first anniversary with an open house this Friday at 10:30 AM. Please come and check out all the cool items and tools housed in the Jocelyn H. Lee Innovation Lab.

All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required. 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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