Community

Get to Know Your Muslim Neighbor Next Saturday @ your library


Next Saturday in the Marge Jacobson Community Room - Freeman Library & the Muslim American Society welcome you to join us for our first "Know Your Muslim Neighbor Neighbor" Event on Saturday, 9/24. We open the doors at 11:30 AM & invite people of all ages to learn historical facts about Islam & America!

Please come, experience, and enjoy:
1. A Poster Exhibit
2. Ethnic Food & Refreshments
3. Henna Art
4. Crafts for people of all ages
5. Write your name in Arabic
6. Presentation about the Muslim community in Houston & America
7. Ask an Imam
8. Islamic music
9. Try on a Hijab

National Comic Book Day

September 25 is National Comic Book Day!

So, grab your favorite graphic novel or comic book, watch your favorite super hero movie and/or dress like your favorite comic book character and celebrate the day!

If you are looking for something to read, go to www.hoopladigital.com and check out our collection of e-comics!

Who is your favorite character? What is your favorite graphic novel/comic series? Let us know! 

 

Curious George in Katy!

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  2. Looking for something to do with the kiddos this weekend?  Saturday, September 24th, at 11:00am, Kiddie Acadamy is presenting Storytime Live! where Curious George jumps out of the book and is larger than life!  This event is free and open to the public.  Go to www.kastorytime.com for more information.  This is sure to be an event you don't want to miss!

 

 

Flickr CC:Desktop: Curious George Photo by : Chris Harrison

TGIF Programs Hosts Hearing & Vision Screenings for Senior Citizens by Sam's Club This Friday!


Adults - Please join TGIF Programs this Friday morning in the Marge Jacobson Community Room for "Hearing & Vision Screenings for Senior Citizens" provided by our local Sam's Club.

All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required. 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.

Teen DIY & A Movie – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Wand DIY September 25th (PG) 152 min. @ 3:30 PM [10+]

“Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.” – imdb.com

We are celebrating Banned Books Week with one of the top banned book series of all, Harry Potter.
 

Come join us at the Parker Williams Branch for the wizarding fun and wand making on September 27th, in the Library Community Room at 3:30 PM.

 

North Channel Library's PoKeDeX

NC PoKeDeXCalling all Pokemon trainers!!! North Channel has free WiFi so that you can catch as many Pokemon as possible at our Pokestop. But you better hurry and catch 'em all before the librarians do, because we play too.
We also offer free library cards so that you can check out Pokemon books or movies too.
Draw your favorite Pokemon that you have caught at our branch and help us fill our Pokedex bulletin board with as many Pokemon as we can. 

Nutrition and Healthy Eating Class

Looking for ways to create better nutritious meals for your family? Or are you looking for ways to improve your diet?  On Thursday, September 29th at 6 pm, the Harris Health System will be coming to Jacinto City Branch Library to give a free class on Nutrition and Healthy Eating in the meeting room.  No need to register.  If you have any question, call us at 713-673-3237.

KATY MARKET DAYS

Shop historic downtown Katy this Saturday, September 17, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Vendors will be on hand with art, crafts, antiques, plants, food trucks, and more.  Visit the website, katymarketday.com, for more information and to see which merchants are providing discounts on Saturday.

TGIF Programs Hosts Mothers Against Drunk Driving MADD - Friday


Adults - Please join TGIF Programs as we host - "Lifesaver, Is that You?" by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) - this Friday @ 10:30 AM. Jeanette Einkauf, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)/Law Enforcement, will deliver a presentation, followed by a question and answer session. She will also distribute handouts for attendees.

All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required. 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

Author Dr. Menon Presents "My Mother Called Me Unni" This Saturday!

Adults - please join us as we host Dr.Venugopal Menon, on Saturday, 9/17 at 2:30 PM in the Marge Jacobson Community. Dr. Menon, retired President at the McGovern Allergy & Asthma Clinic, will talk about his book, My Mother Called Me Unni: A Doctor's Tale of Migration. Afterwards, we will host a book signing. No registration is required to attend this free presentation by Dr. Menon.

This presentation is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

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