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under 50 over Movie Day - Tomorrow!

Adults of all ages are invited to come to the under50over Movie Day tomorrow. The title is to be announced. The movie will start at 10:15 am. Movie Day will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library.

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

Job Search Skills Seminars Coming in September

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library looks forward to the Job Search Skills Seminars presented by Workforce Solutions in September 2012. Each session will by held on a Wednesday from 2 to 4 pm.

  • September  5th - Creating a Resume/Completing the Application
  • September 12th - Evaluating your Skills & Developing a Job Search Plan/ Rebranding your Skills
  • September 19th - Networking & Social Media
  • September 26th - Interviewing

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.

Low-Cost Marketing presented by SCORE @ your library

Need a few pointers on marketing? Please join us as Freeman Branch Library and SCORE Houston present "Low-Cost Marketing." This workshop takes place on Saturday, August 25th at 10:30 AM in Freeman's Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor. 

All businesses, large and small consistently list "marketing" as their number one challenge.

In this 2 hour workshop, you will learn how to:

1) Identify and develop a marketing plan including identifying your target market.
2) Understand your competition.
3) Set your strategy and budget.
4) Determine your competitive advantage.

You will also, take away valuable tips on promotional strategies, cost analysis and advertising geared specifically for small businesses.

under 50 over - Bees & Beekeeping - Tomorrow!

The under 50 over Program at Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us Friday, August 3rd at 10:30 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the First Floor.  John Boyd, former beekeeper will bring some bee keeping gear and talk to us about bee keeping.

 

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. Also, if you haven't already, it's not too late to register for the 2012 Summer Reading Program!

 

August Adult Crafts-to-Go!

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library offers a new project for its “Crafts- to-Go!” program in conjunction with the Summer Reading Program, which ends August 11th.  This month, we're making a "Wise Ol Owl" (as seen on the right.) The project can be made anywhere. 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

August Adult Programs @ your Library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us for our August Programs*.  We look forward to under50over, book clubs (mystery, great books, and two science fiction/fantasy clubs),  Adult Crafts-to-Go, Freeman Needlecrafters, Movies & Mocktails, Paying for College, SCORE, and Clear Lake Area Writers (CLAW). Also, the Summer Reading Program lasts through Saturday, August 11th .

All programming is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

under 50 over Movie Day is Tomorrow @ your library!

Adults of all ages are invited to come to the under50over Movie Day this Friday. The title is to be announced. The movie will start at 10:15 am. Movie Day will take place in the Children's Activity Space on the first floor of the library.

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. Also, if you haven't already, it's not too late to register for the 2012 Summer Reading Program!

Check Out Vote411!

Check out Vote 411, a brand new online resource provided by the  League of Women Voters. Vote 411 helps people register to vote, and offers information on voting requirements and state deadlines. This site allows users to:

Genealogy on a Budget this Friday @ your library

The under 50 over Program at Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us Friday, July 6th at 10:30 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the First Floor.  Reference Librarian Jorie Nissen will present "Genealogy on a Budget.

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.

 

July Adult Crafts-to-Go!

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library offers a new project for its “Crafts- to-Go!” program in conjunction with the Summer Reading Program.  This month, we're making a sunflower keychain (as seen on the right.) The project can be made anywhere. 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.

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