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Girl Scout Express (GSE) Session 5 Launched!

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library continues its “Girl Scout Express!” (GSE)  program that's designed for Girl Scouts and Girl Scout Leaders with busy schedules. On Thursday, May 16th, written guides for Girl Scout Journeys will be available via Google Drive. Session 5 will be posted online on Google Drive for the following Girl Scout Journeys:

- 5 Flowers, 4 Stories, 3 Cheers for Animals! (Daisy Scouts)
- A World of Girls (Brownie Scouts) (Sessions 5 & 6)
- aMUSE (Junior Scouts)
- MEdia (Cadette Scouts) (Sessions 5, 6, & 7)
- Mission: Sisterhood! (Senior Scouts)
- BLISS (Ambassador Scouts)

Adult Crafts-to-Go Celebrates Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library’s Adult “Crafts-to-Go!” program celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this May with a Tiki Hit Picture Frame (as seen on the right). Pick up a kit, make a frame, and learn about Tiki culture. All materials needed are included within the bag, compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library, 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 regarding any questions and further recognition of Asian – Pacific American Heritage Month. 

TGIF Programs & CLASP Present TAPS - Teen And Police Service - Academy - 5/3

TGIF Programs at Clear Lake City - County Freeman and the University of Houston - Clear Lake Association of Senior Programs (CLASP) invite you to join us Friday, May 3rd at 10:30 am. The presentation will be "TAPS - Teen and Police Service Academy" and it will be presented by Dr. Everette Penn. 

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.

The Clear Lake Association of Senior Programs (CLASP)

Adult Programs in May @ your library

https://host4.evanced.info/harris/evanced/eventcalendar.aspThe Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us for our Adult Programs this May*.  We look forward to TGIF Programs, various book clubs (mystery, great books, two science fiction/fantasy clubs, and YA Book Club for Adults, Freeman Needlecrafters, Girl Scout Express, Adult Crafts to Go, Clear Lake Area Writers (CLAW), and SCORE Counseling. As May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we will also be hosting a Passport to India program. Also, check out our SCORE Social Media Marketing and Top Star Marketing & Branding Presentations in May.

We will be closed on Monday, May 27th in honor of Memorial Day.

Learn Some Greek Tomorrow - Mango Database Demo

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library continues its celebration of the upcoming 2013 Clear Lake Greek Festival tomorrow, Thursday, April 25th at 6:00 PM. We’re having a Mango Languages database demonstration, using the Greek language.  

Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 regarding any questions.

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Continues on 4/26!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues this Friday, April 26th. We look forward to viewing a beloved 1934 romantic comedy starring Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert. The title of the movie is to be announced. It will begin at 10:15 AM.

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.

Flickr CC | DSCI1359 Regal movie theater in Nashville | Photo by: bresslau
 

eReader Round Up is This Friday - TGIF Programs!

TGIF Programs looks forward to hosting "eReader Round Up" this Friday morning at 10:30 AM. If you have an Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, an Apple product, or another device, please bring it with you to the program. We will be sharing tips and tricks for connecting to and downloading eMedia via the HCPL Digital Media Catalog powered by Overdrive. 

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.     

Celebrate National Library Week @ your library!

Did you know that April 14 - April 20, 2013 is National Library Week? There are many ways to celebrate with us and show support of your local library. For some of those opportunities, please check out the American Library Association's link here. Also, please check out this link found of the Texas Library Association's site (here). 

If you stop by this week, please visit our display set up in the Quiet Space on the Second Floor. 

Thank you! 

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