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Adults - Friday, 9/29 - The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series returns @ 10:15 AM

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we look forward to showing a 2001 film based on the Julia Álvarez work of historical fiction. This film stars Salma Hayak, Lumi Cavazos, and Edward James Olmos.

This free event requires no registration. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the film, refreshments, and support for this TGIF Programs' event. After this event, the DVD of the film will be added to the HCPL collection. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832.927.5420 for further information.

Adults - Meet Up with Us @ the Bay Area Community Center Tuesday, 9/26!

Adults - Check Out Our Booth Tuesday, 9/26 @ the Bay Area Community Center!
Our community has many wonderful places to visit and many have special events throughout the year. "TGIF Programs Meet Ups" offers the Freeman Library Community the opportunity to explore our community and events beyond the bricks and mortar walls of our library.

Adults - Friday, 9/29 @ 1 PM - Free Flu Shots From Our Local Walgreens

Staff from the local Walgreens (16590 El Camino Real, Houston, TX 77062) will be in the Community Room at Freeman Library to provide FREE flu shots to the 1st 60 individuals without health insurance.

Supplies are limited. Program ends at 5:30 PM or when all 60 flu shot vouchers have been claimed.

Click here to download flyer. 

Supported by the Friends of Freeman Library

Adults - Thursday, 9/21 @ 6:30 - Green Thumb Lecture Series - Gardening with Children & Grandchildren!

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service and the Harris County Master Gardeners are pleased to offer the Green Thumb Gardening Series of lectures at the Freeman Library. Lectures will be held on the third Thursday of every month on a variety of topics. These FREE lectures are supported by the Friends of Freeman Library

Adults - Friday, 9/22 @ 10:30 AM - TGIF Programs Hosts Local Author Lora-Marie Bernard!

Lora-Marie Bernard will present her research on the only Texas slaver to travel to Africa for slaves. Her latest book, "Counterfeit Prince of Old Texas," is a biography of Monroe Edwards, the state's most wealthy slaver, and his exploits in human trafficking, counterfeit, and fraud.

Adults - Saturday, 9/16 @ 11 AM - Meditation: Awaken the Light Within, Part 2!

Find out how meditation can awaken us to our higher purpose, connect us to the source of all happiness within and help us lead more enriching and productive lives. In this talk participants will learn a simple but powerful method of meditation that can transform your life spiritually. Join, Daya Sharma who has been practicing meditation for over 15 years. Daya will discuss how meditation can help heal us physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Learn how meditation can connect one to the universal fountainhead of divine peace, bliss, and illumination within us. Through meditation each of us can experience more peaceful, enriching and meaningful lives.

Adults - Every Tuesday @ 4:30 - Walk Away the Pounds!

Join us as we walk away the pounds with a FREE 1 hour/4 mile walking exercise class. 

The Friends of Freeman Library support Walk Away the Pounds.For more information, contact the Freeman Library Circulation Department by visiting us at 16616 Diana Lane/Houston, TX 77062 or calling (832) 9274-5420.

Adults - FamilySearch Q&A - This Friday Afternoon!

Adults - Friday, 9/8 @ 4 PM -
FamilySearch Genealogy Q&A!

Have questions or just a passing interest in genealogy?

Join us every first Friday of the month for these help sessions provided by FamilySearch.com

The Friends of Freeman Library support this free event which requires no registration.
 

TGIF Programs Hosts FamilySearch Genealogy Friday Morning!

TGIF Programs hostd an introduction to the upcoming FamilySearch Genealogy Q&A on Friday, 9/8 at 10:30 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. Local FamilySearch volunteers will be presenting.

This free event requires no registration. The Friends of Freeman Library provide refreshments and support for all TGIF Programs. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library by visiting 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or calling 832-927-5420 for further information.

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