Gulf Coast Reads Book Discussion

Join the Bear Creek Book Club on Monday, October 12 at 7 pm to discuss the Gulf Coast Reads Title: The Promise by Ann Weisgarber.  Everyone is welcome!

TGIF Programs Hosts Andrew Coleman's Presentation "1900 Storm in Words & Photos" Friday

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us on Friday, October 9 at 10:30 AM. We are pleased to host a presentation by Andrew Coleman, Historian, Digital Projects and Interpretations for the Galveston Historical Foundation. This presentation is part one of the Gulf Coast Reads events hosted at Freeman Library.

Snacks provided by Friends of Freeman Library.


The October Adult Crafts-To-Go Project is Here!

Adults – please stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up your own Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. We’ll be making a decorative autumn clip. This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available while supplies last. Materials for this Maker program 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 more information.

Gulf Coast Reads Events @ your library this October

Freeman Library is proud to host three different Gulf Coast Reads events this October. Please contact the library for more information. All programs at Freeman Library are free, open to the public, and supported by the Friends of Freeman Library


Monday Movie Madness

Monday MovieNorth Channel has so many fun activities in the midst for October, and we're starting off with an all new Monday Movie Madness.
Come join us this Monday, October 5, 2015 as we watch Cinderella (2015) on our big screen projector. It is the latest live action film, rated PG, and has a run time of 105 minutes. As always, don't forget to bring your pillows, blankets, and snacks (light colored drinks) for a relaxing fun time.

National Night Out at Jacinto City Library

Come down to Jacinto City Branch Library Tuesday evening on October 6th from 6-9 pm to celebrate National Night Out! It will be held in the front parking lot where there will be music, games, prizes and food. The goal of National Night Out is to "enhance the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community and provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances." The JC Police and Fire Departments will also be in attendance complete with a squad car and fire truck for the kiddos!  So come and bring the whole family for a great time with friends and neighbors.  See you there!

Thursday October 1st - Movie Madness - Coraline [PG] @ 4PM

We are starting off the spooky month of October with the movie Coraline in the Parker Williams Branch Library Community Room at 4 PM on Thursday, October 1st. 








If you are interested in the original book by Neil Gaiman just click on the cover below. 

Gulf Coast Reads: An Afternoon With Ann Weisgarber

Cover of The Promise with Overlay of Program at MFAHMeet Ann Weisgarber, the author of the Gulf Coast Reads selection The Promise on Sunday, October 4, 3 pm - 4 pm, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in a program with Lisa Gray of the Houston Chronicle. The program will take place in the Brown Auditorium Theatre, Lower Level of the Caroline Weiss Law Building, 1001 Bissonnet. Admission to the MFAH is FREE to those attending this program. For more information, contact the Museum at 713-639-7300 or email

Note: Program announcement picture is from David Cherry's Blog.

TGIF Programs Presents "Savvy Social Security Planning this Friday!"

Baby boomers want to know: “Will Social Security be there for me?” “How much can I expect to receive?” “When should I apply for Social Security?” “How can I maximize my benefits?” “Will Social Security be enough for me to live in the future?” Please join us for TGIF Programs on Friday, October 2 at 10:30 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. Bruce Woodcock of Bruce Woodcock Financial Services will present and take questions.

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