Adult Program

LIFE Followup: History of Cookbooks

ancient cookbookYesterday, Pam Panettiere, librarian and history buff, delved into the quirky history of the cookbook and shared some of the culinary discoveries of her gustatory endeavor. 

Take a look at the facinating, and sometimes odd, history of the cookbook.

 

Image: From Ancient-Origins.net

 

Did You Miss the "Get Clean" Program?

The SAGE Program  held a "Get Clean:Safety Tips on Household Cleaners" presentation on July 11, 2017.  The live presentation featured informational tips and methonds on the safety use of household cleaning products.  Special guest Anne Ferrell and Rita Daniels shared with attendees information on the toxins that may enter the home using various brand cleaners. In addition, the presenters shared a government website to look up toxicity information.  If you have questions about your products you are currently using, visit https://householdproducts.nlm.nih.gov/  Attendees also participated in a "hands-on" game creating a greater awareness of household products that are harmful to the environment.

FREE Adult Nutrition Classes Continue at Kingwood Library

Texas A&M Agrilife Extension's FREE summer series of adult nutrition classes continue at Kingwood Library. This week's class will be held on Wednesday 7/12 from 11AM -12:30PM in the Meeting Room.

This week's topic is "The Choice is Yours!" Join us!

(image courtesy of shadowashspiritflame.wordpress.com)

 

Senior Adult Trip - Registration for 8/10 Trip Opens Tuesday 7/11 @ 10 AM

Senior Adults -  If you are at least 55 years old, then we hope you will consider joining us for a day trip on Thursday, August 10. The Precinct2gether bus will depart from the Freeman Library parking lot. Please plan for plenty of walking and wear comfortable, rubber-soled shoes.

Brown Bag Movies

brown bag moviesJoin us Tuesday for Brown Bag Movies. Bring your lunch or dinner and enjoy a patriotic film on us. Red, White, & Blue Dessert Provided. Surprises and Trivia!

Tuesday, July 11, LRNC 131

• 12:00noon - Brown Bag Movie Matinee
• 6:30pm - Brown Bag Movie Night

Call for film titles, 281-290.3214
 

Wednesday @ 10 AM - Adult Craft-In: Safety Pin Bracelet

Adults - Wednesday 7/12 @ 10 AM - If you're signed up, don't forget to join us For the second of three Adult Craft In's this summer join us and learn how to make a colorful and easy safety pin bracelet.

All supplies are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Space is limited. Please register in person or by phone by calling (832) 927-5420.

Adult Summer Reading Program: Yoga Basics for Adults

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. Woman stretching, doing yogaJoin us this Saturday, July 15 at 10:30 am for Yoga Basics for Adults, presented by Rosalinda Segovia-Robertson, National Association of Certified Yoga Teachers.

About our instructor: After being diagnosed with a chronic health disorder, Rosalinda was introduced to Yoga. She has found healing and a myriad of health benefits from her practice. As a Yoga teacher, she seeks to inspire and encourage the intentional development of a healthy and balanced mind, body and spirit through yoga and meditation.

No need to bring anything, but please dress comfortably. Free. No registration required.

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Job/Career Workshop: Interviewing Skills

interview

Practice your interviewing skills tomorrow at the Job/Career Workshop. Learn tips and techniques to improve interview performance and discuss how to approach a variety of interview questions.

Tuesday, July 11
9:00am-11:00am, LRNC 131

Tomorrow: Get Clean-Toxic Household Products! @ 10 AM

Join us!  For insightful information about household chemical products, that may be harmful to your health.  Special guest Anne Ferrell & Rita Daniels will give tips on how to avoid toxins in the home on Tuesday, July 11, 2016 at 10 a.m. in the computer lab, 2nd floor.

**SAGE (Sharing and Gaining Experiences) Program events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are compliments of Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK). For more information, please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804.

 

This Week’s Programs for Adults

Giant flower.This week and for the next three weeks, the Aldine Library will be offering craft programs for adults. They will be on Thursday mornings at 10:30, and this week, we will make giant crepe paper flowers.
Also, remember we always have computer classes for adults. This week we will have Configuring Windows Settings on Monday (in Spanish) and Tuesday (in English & Spanish) and Basic Internet on Wednesday (in Spanish) and Thursday (in English & Spanish).

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