Adult Program

Adults - Please Join Us Monday, 11/19 @ 7 PM For Our NEW Book Club --> Freeman Page Turners

 

Our 1st Book Discussion will be on: You Will Know Me by Megan Abbott. When the mother of a teen gymnastics prodigy probes into a murder investigation, she uncovers unpleasant truths. Join us for a discussion of a story that explores the dark side of relentless ambition.

*Pick up a copy of the book behind the Adult Reference Desk.

The Freeman Page Turners Book Club is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Adults - New Computer Class on Monday, 11/26 - Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners

Program: -Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners
Date: Monday, 11/26
Time: 7:00-8:00pm
Location: Computer Training Lab

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.

Candy Cane Wreaths / Coronas de Dulces

Candy cane wreathsTuesday (martes), November 6, 1:30-2:30 pm. Design and make a festive wreath from candy canes! For adults. Registration is required because supplies are limited. ¡Diseña y haz una corona festiva de dulces de menta! Para adultos. Proveeremos suministros. Registración requerida.

Fun4Seniors Trip to the National Museum of Funeral History

On Wednesday 10/31, KingwoodLibrary staff joined HarrisCounty Precinct4 Fun4Seniors on a trip to the Museum of Funeral History. The group viewed exhibits about presidential funerals. Also, they learned about the evolution of funeral vehicles, customs, & traditions from around the world.

Fun4Seniors is operated by Harris County Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program and is open to ages 50 years and older. Transportation is free to and from Kingwood Branch Library. For registration, payment, and event information please contact Fun4Seniors by calling 281-893-3726.

 

Creative Art Club for Adults, Wednesday Afternoons at 1:30 pm

Studies have shown that creating art can help lower anxiety levels, reduce stress, and prevent boredom. Come and join us at the Northwest Branch Library and get in touch with your creative side. Zentangle, drawing, and other creative approaches will be practiced. This program is free and open to the public.This program takes place on Wednesday afternoons at 1:30pm. Please call us at 832-927-5460 or email the library at NW@HCPL.NET if you have questions or need assistance. 

Yoga for Adults, Wednesday Evenings at 6:15 pm

Beginner level YOGA class every Wednesday evening at 6:15pm. Yoga is a system of physical exercises, breath control, and meditation aimed at attaining bodily and mental control and well-being. The word “yoga” comes from the Sanskrit word Yuj, meaning to “yoke,” “join,” or “unite.” The word implies joining or integrating all aspects of the body with the mind to achieve a healthy and balanced life. Come and join us, this event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Northwest Branch Library at 832-927-5460 or via email at nw@hcpl.net. 

Adults - New Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up a Crafts-To-Go kit. November’s project is a decorative turkey (see picture). This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available to adult patrons while supplies last. 1 craft kit/adult present.

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. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the materials for this Maker program.

Finding Low-Cost Housing

HousingIf you are looking for low-cost housing, come to the library on Friday, November 2, at 1:30 pm 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 presenter will walk you through the process step-by-step. If you know someone who needs housing assistance, send them in, too!

TX Workforce - Resume Tips

Join TexasWorkforce for resume tips on Thurs 11/1 from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM.  Learn how to develop professional resumes, applications, references, and cover letters that make the most impact with employers and show that you are the right person for the job.  Self-register online or by calling 832-927-7830.

 

Adults - Friday, 11/2 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Friday Film Series Continues

 

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues on Friday, 11/02 at 10:15 AM. We look forward to showing a critically acclaimed 2017 film, depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's final letter and ends up investigating his final days there. This film, Rated PG-13, lasts 95 minutes.

The Friends of Freeman Library provide light refreshments for this event. This free program requires no registration.

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