Adult Program

Programs for Adults in December

Cover Art for It's a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home EntertainmentMovie Time for Adults (and all ages): Saturday, December 2, 10:00 am. Start the season off with the holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home Entertainment on the library Big Screen! Free. Rated PG. Running time 2 hours, 10 minutes. We will serve coffee, but please feel free to also bring your own snacks/drinks.

Crafting for Adults at the Library: Saturday, December 2, 10:30 am. Gift Bags. Join Ms. Irene to make lovely and unique decorative gift bags! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Medicare Learning Event: Monday, December 4, 7:00 pm. La Porte resident Steve Baker of BakerSeniors will give an informative and educational program about Medicare. Clear up the confusion!  Free and open to everyone. No registration required.

Computer Class: Transfer Photos From Smart Phone, Thursday, December 7, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Beginner Origami: Thursday, December 7, 11:00 am. Join Ms. Derry to make origami stars for Christmas! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Friends of the La Porte Community Library Annual Open House Party: Monday, December 11, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. Stop by for refreshments & holiday entertainment! Free. All Ages!

Computer Class: WORD-Editing & Formatting Tips, Thursday, December 14, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

One-on-One Computer Help: Thursday, December 21, 10:30 am. Are you having trouble with your email? Need help using your smart phone? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Registration required. Register for a 30 minute time slot by calling 281-471-4022.

News About Our Area: Southbelt Since the 70s

Learn the story behind some of the most important and interesting events in our area since the 1970s, when Marie Flickinger, editor of the Southbelt Ellington Leader, and her friend Bobby Griffin started the paper. Presented by Marie Flickinger. Join us Thursday, December 7 at 2 p.m. (rescheduled from earlier this fall). Register please by calling 281-484-2036 or visiting our events calendar

Beating Long-Term Unemployment

Unemployment 2Do you know anybody who has been unemployed for a long time? If so, send them to the library on Thursday, December 7, at 2:30pm. An expert from Workforce Solutions will help them figure out why they are having so much trouble finding a job and develop a plan to overcome the obstacles keeping them unemployed.

Finding Low-Cost Housing

HousingDo you know anybody who needs low-cost housing or emergency shelter? If so, send them to the library on Tuesday, December 5, at 2:00pm to learn how to use the Harris County Community Services Department’s website to find rental property, opportunities for first-time homebuyers, financial assistance, emergency shelter and other services. The speaker will walk them through the process step-by-step!

Adults - Friday, 12/1 - TGIF Programs - Technology Q&A (Last 1 of 2017)!

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.

Candy Cane Wreath

Join us on Monday, December 11, 2017 @ 1:30 pm for a really fun and festive candy cane wreath craft. This edible seasonal decor is super easy to make! For more information please call the branch at 832-927-5530. Limited Quantities.  All materials will be provided courtesy of the Friends of the South Houston Library.

Citation Drop-In Workshops

citation drop-in workshopsDrop in any time to ask librarians for help with citing sources in MLA, APA, and Chicago. Bring your laptop, flash drive, or printed document with typed citations: librarians can help you make sure they’re perfect!

10:00am – 2:00pm on:

• Mon, Nov 27 & Dec 4, TECH Lobby
• Tue, Nov 28 & Dec 5, CASE Lobby
• Wed, Nov 29 & Dec 6, CENT Black Hole
• Thu, Nov 30 & Dec 7, CASE Lobby

Schedule subject to change.


Senior Adults - Registration Opens Tuesday, 11/21 @ 10 AM!

If you are at least 55 years old, then we hope you will consider joining us for a day trip on Thursday, 12/21. The Precinct2gether bus will depart from the Freeman Library parking lot. Please plan for plenty of walking and wear comfortable, rubber-soled shoes.

Barbara Bush Holiday Gathering

Join us for a Holiday Gathering on Saturday, December 2nd from 1pm to 3pm at the Cypress Creek Christian Church & Community Center (across from the library). 

We will have food, crafts, music, and Santa will be making a visit. You can check out and return books as well as get a library card. Bring the kids and join us for a fun afternoon! 


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