Crafts

Love to Knit? Love to Crochet?

Baby Jacket and Hat Knit by Myra WilsonEvery second and fourth Tuesday of the month, treat yourself to uninterrupted time of knitting/crocheting with others who enjoy needlecraft! Bring your latest project to the library on Tuesday, January 24, 10:00 am – 11:30 am.

Make new friends, discuss methods and tips, and maybe even plan a future knit or crochet “for a cause” project!

Note: If you have a basic knowledge of how to knit or crochet, come on! Though not an instructional class, there will be plenty of opportunities to learn!

Crafting For Adults

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. Heart WreathMake a beautiful Valentine’s Day Wreath using fabric scraps! Saturday, January 21 at 10:30 am. Free. All materials supplied. Led by our own Irene Cantu. Space is limited; registration is required. Please call the library at 281-471-4022 to register. 

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Adult Program: Let's Knit Together (And Crochet, Too!)

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. Clipart of Knitting Yarn and Needles in a BasketBring your current knitting or crocheting project to the library on Tuesday, January 10, at 10 am for our first gathering of knitters and crocheters! This will not be an instructional class but instead a time to work on projects and discuss tips and methods. We will offer this knit/crochet circle every second and fourth Tuesday morning of the month, 10:00 am - 11:30 am. Led by our own Myra Wilson. Free. No registration required. 

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.

Bring the Bluebird of Happiness to 2017...

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd.  Bluebird…by participating in our programs for Adults at La Porte Community Library!

In January, we will have these new programs for Adults 18 Years & Older:

Tuesday, January 10 & 24 at 10 am – 11:30 am (second and fourth Tuesday of the month): Let’s Knit Together (And Crochet, Too!). Bring your latest knitting or crocheting project to work on.

Saturday, January 21 at 10 am: Movie Time for Adults ‘The Flying Scotsman’, ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. This inspiring film is based on the true story of Graeme Obree, a Champion cyclist who built his bike from old washing machine parts, and tells the triumphs and challenges he experienced along the way. Movie running time is about 1 ½ hours. 

Also on Saturday, January 21, 10:30 am- 11:30 am: Crafting for Adults, ‘Make a Valentine’s Day Wreath’. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register, or register in person at the Circulation Desk at the library.

In addition to the programs above, we will be continuing our Computer Classes on Thursdays:

Thursday, January 5, 10:30 am-12:30 pm: Computer Class-Introduction to Microsoft EXCEL 2013
Thursday, January 12, 10:30 am-12:30 pm: Microsoft WORD – Pictures, Wordart and Text Boxes
Thursday, January 26, 10:30 am-12:30 pm: Organize and Declutter Your Computer

For all computer classes: Please call 281-471-4022 to register, or register through the Events Calendar online by clicking on the class you would like.

All programs and classes listed above are free. Please spread the word and join the fun!

Clipart: © 2017 Vital Imagery Ltd. 

Adult Crafts-To-Go - January Project

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're making a charm bookmark. 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.

Polliwog Club by the Harris County Precinct 1 Naturalists December 19th through the 22nd @ 1-2 PM [3+]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Looking for something educational for your kids to do during the Christmas break? The Naturalists from Harris County’s Precinct 1 will be coming to the Parker Williams Branch Library Community Room to teach children about different animal habitat on each day.

The Polliwog Club program includes songs, stories, crafts and LIVE animals! The program is geared toward children ages 3 to 5. Parental attendance is required during the hour long, four-day program.

Mother's Day Craft

Mother's Day is this Sunday! Do you have a special card for mom? if not, don't worry we will be making a pop-up flower card for mom at the Galena Park Branch tomorrow Thursday, May 5th at 4 pm. Hope to see you there!

Thanksgiving Craft

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 @ 4PM

Come joins for a special Thanksgiving craft. We will be making a very cute center piece for your Thanksgiving table and the best part is you get a sweet snack to go with it. This craft is recommended for ages 4-12. For more information please contact the Branch, 713-450-0982.

Halloween Craft

Thursday, October 29, 2015 @ 4PM

Come join us for a special Halloween craft. We will be making a "Dia De Los Muertos" skull out of paper plates. Come show your creative side. This craft is recommended for ages 4-12. For more information please call the Branch, 713-450-0982.

Holiday Craft Event

Come decorate pine cones and sculpt wire ornaments at our Holiday Craft Event!  This event is open to all ages.  Light refreshments will be served.  The event is from 4:00-5:30 PM Thursday December 5th. 

 

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