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Adults - Mon, 1/7 @ 7:00 PM - Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners

Have you always wanted to express yourself by writing a blog but don’t know where to begin? Are you in need of a homepage to promote yourself? In this class, we will learn how to create a basic website using WordPress.com. No prior blogging or web design experience is needed.

Adults - 12/28 @ 10:15 AM TGIF Programs - Winter Film Fest Event #2

12/28 @ 10:15 AM TGIF Programs - Winter Film Fest Event #2

lease join us for the second event of TGIF Programs Winter Film Fest on Friday, December 28. We will show a 1993 family adventure movie about the Jamaican Bobsled Team competing in the Olympics. The film, rated PG, lasts 98 minutes.

Refreshments and DVD are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. This free program requires no registration.

Click here to download flyer. 

Adults - Join Us for TGIF Programs' Winter Film Fest Event #1 - Friday, 12/21 @ 10:15 AM

 

Adults - please join us for the first event of TGIF Programs Winter Film Fest on Friday, 12/21. We look forward to showing a 1983 Yuletide comedy set in the 1940s. This film, rated PG, lasts 94 Minutes.

Refreshments and DVD are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. This free program requires no registration. 

Click here to download flyer. 


 

Adults - Friday, 12/7 Starting @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - 10 Minutes of Tech Sessions

 

People from Freeman Library will be here to address question(s about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, etc. for a 10 minute, 1-On-1 discussion. This “10 Minutes of Tech” session is free but registration is encouraged. To register, please call the library at 832.927.5420 and ask for the Reference Desk. Walk-ins are welcome.

The Friends of Freeman Library support TGIF Programs.

Monday, 12/17 @ 7 PM - Freeman Page Turners Book Club - Roses by Leila Meacham

 

Love. Passion. Strife. Spanning the 20th century, this sweeping Southern saga tells the story of the tumultuous love between two Texas giants and their feuding yet intertwined families.
Join us as we discuss this romantic, Texas-size page turner!

*Pick up a copy of the book (Roses by Leila Meacham) behind the adult reference desk.

The FM Page Turners are supported by the Friends of Freeman Library

Adults - Monday, 12/10 @ 7 PM - Freeman Mystery Book Group - Holiday Mysteries

 

The Freeman Mystery Book Group is a gathering of mystery book enthusiasts. No registration is required. A new author is chosen each month.

For the December meeting, we will get into the season by discussing holiday mysteries. Read any holiday mystery and come share your thoughts, or just tell us what mysteries you’ve been reading!

Check the library catalog to request items or contact the library for assistance.

Adults - Please Join Us Friday, 11/30 at 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Friday Film Series

 

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series wraps up for Fall 2018 on Friday, 11/30 at 10:15 AM. Please join us for a showing of the 2013 drama about Author P.L. Travers reflects on her childhood after reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen. This film, Rated PG-13, which stars Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, and Annie Rose Buckley, lasts 125 minutes. The Friends of Freeman Library provide both the DVD and light refreshments for this event. This free program requires no registration.

Adults, Join Us Thursday, 12/6 for Conquer the Stress Monster

 

On Thursday, 12/6 at 6:00 PM in the 1st floor Meeting Room, Valerie Coyle, Certified Health & Life Coach, will discuss:

  • * How stress shows up in the body
  • * Its helpful and harmful signals
  • * How to manage stress in our lives

She will talk about chronic low-level stress is the new norm; how stress can cause us to act in unhealthy ways; its’ results on the hormone cortisol, digestion activity, and daily living. She will talk about solutions for managing stress.

Adults - Monday, 12/3 @ 6:30 PM - Freeman Sewing Social

 

Sewing is fun, but it’s even better with friends!

At the Freeman Sewing Social, you can meet new sewing buddies while you work on your own work-in-progress. Whether you’re in the prepping, cutting, stitching, or finishing stage of your project, join us for a delightful time as we work on our projects, listen to soft tunes, and mingle. This program is NOT an instructional class but rather an opportunity to get social with your sewing!

Bring your own sewing machine, project, and necessary tools.

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