Adults

Friends of the Library Open House

Join us for the Friends of the La Porte Library Holiday Open House  for goodies and an Irish Dance Troupe- Tew Academy- www.tewacademy.org. The festivities begin Monday, December 12 at 6:30 pm.

TGIF Programs this Friday @ 10:30 AM - Pickleball Primer!


Adults - Have you ever been curious about playing Pickleball? Then, join us as Richard Kidder tells us about the history and origin of the game, the court layout and equipment needed to play. He will also describe the actual playing of the game and the scoring, including some videos of the recent US open championship.

Refreshments for all TGIF Programs events are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

Adult Crafts-To-Go - December Project!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making fun foam reindeer. 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 (281) 488-1906 for more information. Materials for this Maker program are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

December Events & Courses - Adult Services & Technology Training


 

Adults - December is around the corner! Check out what Adult Services at FM has planned at your library next month by clicking on the following link:

http://tinyurl.com/j84ok3d

TGIF Programs This Friday - Making Life's Major Decisions, A Panel Discussion

Adults - Please join TGIF Programs this Friday @ 10 AM for "Making Life's Major Decisions, A Panel Discussion" hosted by the Senior Care Advocacy, LLC & the Silver Networkers. Panelists include: Read and Vanae Flake, Assisting Hands, Kim Hegwood, Elder Lawyer, Scott Palmer, Heartis Senior Living, & Elizabeth Quigley, Senior Advocate. Presenters will take questions following the discussion.

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday!

We look forward to showing Midnight in Paris, a 2011 Woody Allen film starring Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, and Kathy Bates. This 94-minute film is rated PG-13. Both film and light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. After this event, the DVD shown will be added to HCPL's circulating collection.

Refreshments for all TGIF Programs events are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

Check Out a Kindle eReader!

Kindle eReaders are now available for check out!  These ereaders will circulate for two-weeks, just like our other materials.  Is one unavailable at your branch?  You can put a hold on it just like a book and have one sent from another branch.  With it, you can download free ebooks from Amazon. "Cheat sheets" explaining how to use the device and service are included with each Kindle.  Take advantage of this great new service today!

Last Tech Q&A of 2016 is Friday Morning!

Adults -  Join TGIF Programs for our last Tech Q&A Discussion of 2016 in the Upstairs Training Lab this Friday at 10:30 AM. 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 event is made possible by the support of the Friends of Freeman Library

Senior Care Advocacy Hosts Visit from CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinics

Adults - Don't miss the visit from the CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinics next Monday (9:30 AM - 12:30 PM). They will provide free flu shots & light refreshments.

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