Adults

Fun4Seniors at Mercer Botanic Gardens

On Tuesday 5/2/17, Kingwood Library staff joined seniors for a trip with Harris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program. Everyone gathered at Kingwood Library where they departed by bus for Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens in Humble. Two guides met with the group and took everyone on a guided tour of the the grounds. Afterwards, participants gathered for lunch at the Potato Patch restaurant.

Fun4Seniors is for adults 50 years old and better and operated by Harris County Precinct 4's Senior Adult Program. For information about future trips, call the Precinct 4 Senior Adult Program at 281-893-3726 or check out their website.

(image courtesy of Brenda Owen)

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Mont!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues Friday at 10:15 AM. In recognition of Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month, we look forward to showing "Disney's Moana," the 2016 animated film featuring the vocal talents of Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, and Rachel House.

So Many Events!

Calendar 2Besides our ongoing computer classes, we have lot of other things going on! This is just the next 9 days! Click here for more information. Haga clic aquí para más información.
5/3,  Wednesday, 4:00, Art Club for Tweens and Teens
5/3,  Wednesday, 5:30, Game Night
5/4,  Thursday, 10:30, bilingual storytime
5/4,  Thursday, 11:00, Medicaid information and enrollment
5/4,  Thursday, 5:00, card & domino games for adults,
5/5,  Friday, 2:00, Online Job Searching class
5/8,  Monday, 4:00, Lego Club

May Adult Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk and pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making an upcycled bookmark (as pictured). 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.

Adult Programs in May

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. The word May for the month.Adult Programs – May 2017

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

Beginner Origami for Adults:  Thursday, May 4, 11 am-noon– Flower. Registration Required.

Computer Class: eMail: Attachments, Spam, and More: Thursday, May 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm. Registration Required.

Informational Program-The Safe Area: Saturday, May 6, 10:30 am. Learn about The Safe Area, a valuable local resource for veterans helping veterans. All are welcome!

Knit/Crochet Circle for Adults: Tuesday, May 9 & 23, 10 am (Second & Fourth Tuesday of the month) -- Bring your current knit or crochet project for two hours of peaceful needlework.

Computer Class- Microsoft Word-Pictures, Wordart & Text Boxes: Thursday, May 11, 10:30 am-12:30 pm. Registration Required.

Book Discussion- ‘Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet’ by Jamie Ford: Monday, May 15, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm. In honor of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, join us for a discussion of this historical fiction novel. Henry, a Chinese American, remembers a young Japanese American girl from his childhood in the 1940s--Keiko Okabe--with whom he forged a bond of friendship and innocent love that transcended the prejudices of their Old World ancestors.

Computer Class- One on One Computer Help: Thursday, May 18, 10:30 am-12:30 pm. Sign up for a 30- minute time slot for one-on-one computer help. Registration Required.

Movie Time for Adults-‘Mao’s Last Dancer’ ©20th Century Fox Home Entertainment: Saturday, May 27, 10 am. Based on the inspiring true story of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy who left Communist China to become a world-renowned dancer with the Houston Ballet. Rated PG. Runtime: 1 hour, 57 minutes.

Computer Class-Free eBooks, eAudio, eMagazines: Thursday, May 25, 10:30 am-12:30 pm. Registration Required.

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

May Calendars - Adult Services & Technology Training Services!

 

Adults - Check out what all Adult & Technology Services has planned next month at your library! Click on the following link to download your own copy:

https://tinyurl.com/loyb8ff

The Friends of Freeman Library make these free events & services possible.

Friends' Annual Meeting

Join us Monday, May 8th at 7pm for our Friends' Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place in our Earl Elliott Meeting Room and it is open to everyone! 

Our Annual meeting is a great way to interact with staff, volunteers, and our Friends of the Library. We will have a great guest speaker, Justice of the Peace for Precinct 4, Lincoln Goodwin. Our volunteers will also be honored during our Annual Meeting. 

See you there!

 

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues Friday at 10:15 AM! We look forward to showing, The Italian Job, the 2003 action crime film starring Mark Wahlberg, Edward Norton, and Charlize Theron.

Summer Job Help!

 

Job FlyerDo you have kids ages between the ages of 16 and 24? Are you looking for an opportunity for them to obtain skills they will use for the rest of their professional lives (and get them out of the house)?

Workforce Solutions will be having a Job Readiness Workshop at the Galena Park Branch Library for those ages 16-24! Attendees will benefit from some resume and interview tips, as well as be informed of job opportunities in the area.

Computer Workshop - Word: Beginner

microsoft wordHave you ever attended a computer workshop? Now's your chance!

Join us tomorrow morning, April 22, for the Word: Beginner workshop. Come back next Saturday, April 29, for Word: Intermediate.

Workshops are free, and no registration is required. Current Microsoft software includes Office 2016 and Windows 10. Workshops are held in LRNC 105.

• 4/22, Word: Beginner, 9-11am
• 4/29, Word: Intermediate, 9-11am

Note: Please arrive 5-10 minutes early if you need to obtain an HCPL library card or need to activate your current HCPL library card number in the LSC computer login system.

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