Board Game Nation

Board Game Nation is back!  Come play with us in the meeting room!  Games range from classics like chess to new favorites like Werewolf.  You're welcome to bring your own games, as well!

Date: Friday, April 12

Time: 4-5:30 p.m.

Grades: 3+

Location: Spring Branch-Memorial Library (930 Corbindale Road)

No registration required. Please feel free to call 713-464-1633 with any questions.

Pokemon Club

Meet and battle other Pokemon gamers & trainers here at North Channel Library on Saturday, April 27 from 3-4pm!  Bring your cards and/or Nintendo DS games for fun and enjoy a themed craft or activity and refreshments too! Pokemon Club meets monthly and is recommended for children ages 6-12 years. No registration is required. We wil be meeting in the Children's Area today.

Pokemon is licensed by Pokemon and Nintendo.

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Pajama Storytime on Thursday, April 25 @ 6:00 pm

 Looking for a fun outing for the family this Thursday evening?  Join us at 6 pm for Pajama Storytime.  This evening storytime features books, songs, fingerplays, and a craft.  Best of all, children are encouraged to show up in pajamas or slippers and bring a favorite stuffed animal for the outing.  Tickets are given out at 5:30 pm.   Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this program.

Mother's Day Craft Box

Children ages 6 and up are invited to our Mother's Day craft on Wednesday, May 1st at 4:30 p.m. Come by the library to decorate a small box to gift to a special mother in your life, which can be used as a jewelry or other special trinket box. All supplies are provided courtesy of the Friends of the South Houston Library. A special Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful mothers in our lives.


Texas Bluebonnet Booktalk on Thursday, April 25 @ 4:30 pm

Tweens 8-12 years old will have a magical time at the Texas Bluebonnet Booktalk this Thursday, April 25 @ 4:30 pm.  We'll have a brief booktalk about two 2019-2020 Texas Bluebonnet Award nominees:  The Magic Misfits and Mr. Gedrick and Me.  Both of these books use magic and fantasy in their stories.  We'll see some neat magic trick videos and make our own magic wand. to take home.  Tickets given out at 4:00 pm.  Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this program and others.

Cursive Writing for Kids

Due to popular demand, we are happy to announce another cursive writing program for children ages 5-12.

The next session of Cursive Writing for kids is April 30th @ 5pm. 

Learn the basics of cursive writing and get some practice sheets to take home.

**A free ticket is required and can be picked up at the children's information desk 15 minutes prior to the program. Children must be present to receive tickets.**

If you have any questions, please call us at 832-927-7800.

Programs and services are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliant. Special accommodations can be requested in advance by contacting the library.

STEAM Tween Wednesday: Brush Bots on Wednesday, April 24 @ 4:30 pm

  Tweens 8-12 years old will have a great time creating brush bots during STEAM Tween Wednesday on this Wednesday April 24 at 4:30 pm.   Twwens will create robots using arts and crafts materials and household items.  They then will get to put their creations intos motion!  Tickets are given out at 4:00 pm.   Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting fun programs like this by funding the purchase of materials.

Tuesday, April 30th at 5 PM – Dia de los Niños, Dia de los Libros [8+]




Dia De Los Niños, Dia De Los Libros is a literacy holiday that celebrates children’s books written in Spanish.

It is important for children of all languages and cultures around the world learn how to read.

Join us in the Children’s Area of the library for a special bilingual storytime on Tuesday, April 30th at 5 PM. 

Children's Weekly Run Down!

CHILDREN’S WEEKLY RUN-DOWN! Our school year programming continues at Full Steam Ahead! Our weekly STEAM activity is this Thursday @ 4 PM. 

Our Story times continue as normal! Be here for Toddler Time on Tuesday @ 10 AM and @ 10:30 AM, Infant Lapsit Storytime @ 11:15 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, and Preschool Storytime on Wednesday @ 11 AM. We also have our Family Storytime presented on Saturday @ 10:30 where you can enjoy stories and a craft! Tickets required upon entry for Infant Lapsit, Toddler Time, and Preschool Storytime. Pick up your free ticket at the Children's Reference Desk before entering your story time. Tickets are limited and will be available the day of the scheduled event.

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