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This Friday @ Your Library

The under50over Program invites adults of all ages to under50over this Friday, March 4th at 10:30 am. Please join us for a presentation by Director Jodi Wright-Gidley. Wright-Gidley will share “An Overview of the Galveston County Museum Collection.” This presentation 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.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information regarding the under50over Program or any other services offered by the library.

"Adult Crafts-to-Go!" says "Happy Birthday, Texas!"

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to pick up the March “Adult Crafts to Go” project beginning Tuesday, March 1st. In honor of Texas’ 175th birthday on March 2nd, we are making Lone Star Lapel Pins. This program, supported by the Friends of Freeman, features simple craft projects which may be picked up at the second floor Information Desk. These projects can be taken anywhere and made anywhere. These kits are available 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.

Fridays in March @ your library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library anticipates Fridays as it continues the under50over Program in March 2011. The schedule of events for March is to the right.* In March, under50over will host presentations on the Galveston County Museum Collection, Beneficial and Destructive Insects in the Garden, and the “ABC’s of Medicare” & “The Drug Plan: How to Avoid the Donut Hole.” At the end of the month, we will have a Movie Day. 

All programs except for Movie Day start at 10:30 am each Friday morning. On Movie Days, under50over begins promptly at 10:15 am. Movie Days usually take place on the last Friday of the month. Programs normally take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor.

Movie Day @ your library

Adults of all ages are invited to come to the under50over Movie Day this Friday. The title is to be announced and will begin 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.

Also, please look for the March schedule to be posted soon.

Girl Scout IP:EJ! "Heritage Hunt" Now Open

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library continues its Girl Scout “Interest Project: Exploration Journeys!” program with on Monday, March 21st. This particular workshop will feature work towards the “Heritage Hunt” Interest Project Award, assisting older Girl Scouts in accomplishing certain steps towards the “Heritage Hunt” Interest Project Award as well as parts of various Girl Scout Journeys. The workshop will begin at 5 pm and will take place in the Computer Lab on the second floor of the library. Light refreshments will be provided compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library.

Trends in Aging @ Your Library

The under50over Program hopes you will join us Friday, February 18th at 10:30 am  when Gregory Gomez-Mira, Community Service Representative of Home Instead Senior Care.  He will bring a PowerPoint presentation on “The Aging Process of Today and How It Has Changed Over the Years”.

This presentation 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.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information regarding the under50over Program or any other services offered by the library.

"Couch Potato" Moved to Monday, 2/21!

The Girl Scout “Interest Project: Exploration Journeys!” program workshop "Couch Potato" that was scheduled for Thursday, February 17th has be moved to Monday, February 21st.  The workshop will begin at 5 pm and will take place in the Teen Zone which is on the second floor of the library. Light refreshments will be provided compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library.

Never Too Late to Learn - This Friday @ Your Library

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library and the under50over Program invite adults of all ages to join us Friday, February 11th at 10:30 am for a presentation by Kaye Moon Winters, San Jacinto Continuing Education. She will share with us what programs they offer for Senior Adults and how to become involved in them.  

This presentation 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.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information regarding the under50over Program or any other services offered by the library.

Moody Gardens of the Future

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library and the University of Houston-Clear Lake invite you to join us Friday, February 4th at 10:30 am in the Marge Jacobson Community Room for a presentation by Donita Brannon, Horticulture Exhibits Manager at Moody Gardens. Ms. Brannon will talk about “Moody Gardens of the Future: The Canopy, Otter Pond and More”. This under50over Program presentation is sponsored by both The University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) and The Clear Lake Association of Senior Programs (CLASP).

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information.

Whimsical Beads Project for February "Adult Crafts to Go!"

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library continues its “Adult-Crafts-to-Go!” program on Tuesday, February 1st. In January, the project was a Sparkle Icicle. This month, adults can pick up the "Whimsical Beads" project. This project can be requested at the second floor Information Desk. This project can be taken anywhere and made anywhere. All materials needed to make the necklace are included, compliments of 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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