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TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Kicks Off Friday!

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Summer Film Festival. We will be showing films on various dates during Summer 2017. This free event requires no registration.

We look forward to showing on Friday, June 2 at 10:15 AM High Society, the 1956 musical comedy, starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra.

TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Returns!

Adults - TGIF Programs invites you to the 2017 Summer Film Festival. Please save these dates and we hope to see you there!  Summer Film Festival Event #1 happens next Friday! 

Click here to download flyer. 

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month This Friday!

Adults - The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues Friday at 10:15 AM. In recognition of Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month, we look forward to showing Flower Drum Song, the 1961 musical comedy starring Nancy Kwan, James Shigeta, and Benson Fong.

Tomorrow @ 6:30 PM - Lead a More Positive and Fulfilling Life With Meditation

People have been practicing meditation for centuries and today we see a surge in its popularity as new benefits continue to be discovered. It is now recognized how meditation can help the body, mind and spirit. Incorporating meditation into one’s life has many positive effects. Experience for yourself how meditation can change your life. Join Daya Sharma long time meditator who has been inspiring audiences with his engaging workshops. Come learn a simple meditation technique that can be used daily for greater peace, energy, and well-being.The Friends of Freeman Library support this program. 

 

TGIF Programs Demo Series - Shaheen Rahman - Painting on the surface of water-The Turkish Art of Ebru

Adults - Please join us Friday morning! As part of the TGIF Programs Demo Series, Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library is proud to host local artist, Shaheen J. Rahman, on Friday at 10:30 AM.

Senior Adults - Registration Opens Tomorrow @ 10 AM for 6/8 Trip!

Senior Adults -  Registration Opens Tomorrow @ 10 AM for a day trip on Thursday, June 08. The Precinct2gether bus will depart from the Freeman Library parking lot. Please plan for plenty of walking and wear comfortable, rubber-soled shoes.

Join Us for Our 2nd Know Your Muslim Neighbor Event on 5/27!

Freeman Library and the Muslim American Society welcome you to join us for for our second "Know Your Muslim Neighbor Neighbor" Event on Saturday, 5/27 in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We open the doors at 11:30 AM and invite people of all ages to learn historical facts about Islam and America! Please come, experience, and enjoy:

• A Poster Exhibit
• Ethnic Food & Refreshments
• Henna Art
• Crafts for the kids
• Write your name in Arabic
• Brief presentations throughout about the Muslim community
• Islamic music
• Try on a Hijab 

Adults - Don't Miss TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Friday Morning!

Adults - Please join us Friday morning for our last Tech Q&A Session before Summer! Let's talk about the technology issues concerning you! People from Freeman Library will be here to address questions about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, and more.

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.

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Mont!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues Friday at 10:15 AM. In recognition of Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month, we look forward to showing "Disney's Moana," the 2016 animated film featuring the vocal talents of Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, and Rachel House.

May Adult Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk and pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making an upcycled bookmark (as pictured). 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 (832) 927-5420 for more information. Materials for this Maker program are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

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