Adult Program

Adult Crafts-To-Go - March Kits Are Here!

Adults - starting the first Tuesday of the month, you can stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making a badge clip craft. 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.

Next Monday - Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher In Concert!

This concert is part of a nationwide tour, to promote Peter Fletcher’s new CD – which was released on September 29th 2016.

Fletcher will perform selections from this new CD, which contains both studio and live recordings.

Other repertoire on the program includes Bach’s monumental Lute Suite No. 3, the exciting and fiendishly difficult Five Bagatelles for Guitar by British composer William Walton, Fletcher’s transcriptions of the French composer Erik Satie, and works by Dowland, Llobet and Segovia.

KATY GARDEN CLUB

t’s time to start your spring planting!  If you need help getting started, come to the Katy Library Garden Club on Thursday, March 9 at 11:00 a.m.  We’ll be presenting our new garden books and sharing ideas and tips for our gardens.  The Katy Garden Club meets the second Thursday of every month.

Computer Class: Introduction to Microsoft Word

Come and learn how to use Microsoft Word to enter, edit, format, save, retrieve and print documents. This class will be held Thursday, March 9 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Call 281-471-4022 to register. Please note the change in our regular computer class time.

 

Game Day: Join Us! 3/7 @ 10 a.m.

The Kingwood Branch Library will team up with the Kingwood Community Center, 4102 Rustic Woods Dr., Kingwood, TX  77345 on Tuesday, March 3, 2017 @ 10am - 12pm.  Join us as we connect with other gamers to play dominos and various types of card & board games.

SAGE Program events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Library Kingwood (FOLK).   For further information, please contact the Kingwood Branch Library at 281-360-6804.

Free CPR Class

Do you need to brush up on your CPR skills?  You're in luck!  On March 8th from 3-5 PM and March 22nd from 5-7 PM we will be offering a free CPR class led by Partners Emergency Centers.  To sign up, please call 832-230-1284.  All are encouraged to attend and learn this life-saving skill!

 

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Beautiful Music!

Save the date for our Classical Spanish Guitar Concert! Magdiel Zuniga, master guitarist, will perform a selection of his favorite instrumental works. Come and relax and listen to his beautiful music. 

Thursday, March 16 at 7 pm in the Earl Elliott Room

closeup of guitar

Talking Masterpiece: Victoria

Have you seen Victoria? The PBS Masterpiece series Victoria "follows the drama of the candid, spirited monarch who was perhaps the first woman to seem to have it all." Kingwood Branch Library has a PBS Masteripiece discussion group that will be meeting on Monday, March 6th at 2 PM. Join others for a lively discussion about this highly anticipated series. No registration is necessary. The group will be wrapping up their focus on Victoria at this meeting and will take a break before resuming in April with a new series. 

Images courtesy of PBS.org.

 

Book Discussion - "Americanah" on 3/20 @ 7PM

Looking for a good book or discussion?  You are invited!  Meet up with other book enthusiasts for coffee and conversation.  The group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month. This month's discussion is scheduled for March 20, 2017 at 7 PM.  

“Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one of The New York Times's Ten Best Books of the Year and Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction and a Goodreads Best of the Year pick.

Adult Programs at the Library: March 2017

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. Calendar Word MarchAdult Programs – March 2017

Thursday, March 2, 10:30 am -- Computer Class: Computer Basics Registration Required.

Thursday, March 9, 2 pm -- Computer Class: Introduction to Microsoft Word. Registration Required.

Tuesday, March 14, 10 am -- Knitting Circle for Adults: Bring your current knit or crochet project.

Thursday, March 16, 10:30 am -- Computer Class: One on One Computer Help by Appointment. Registration Required.

Saturday, March 18, 10:30 am – Crafting for Adults. Class Full. Please call for 'Crafting for Adults' programs in April.

Monday, March 20, 6:30 pm -- Book Discussion-‘The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry: A Novel’ by Gabrielle Zevin. A moving, funny novel celebrating transformation and the power of books.

Thursday, March 23, 10:30 am -- Computer Class: Free eBooks & eMagazines. Registration Required.

Saturday, March 25, 10 am -- Movie Time for Adults-‘Tim’s Vermeer’ ©Sony Pictures Classics. Tim Jenison, a San Antonio-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did 17th century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically 150 years before the invention of photography? Utterly fascinating! Rated PG-13. Running time 1 hour, 20 minutes.

Tuesday, March 28, 10 am -- Knitting Circle for Adults: Bring your current knit or crochet project.

Thursday, March 30, 10:30 am -- Computer Class: How to Use iPhone. Registration Required.

All Programs are Free! Please call 281-471-4022 for any program marked Registration Required or for more information.

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