Events

Adults - Friday, 4/13 @ 10:30 AM - Fab Food Demo!

Adults - please join TGIF Programs on Friday, April 13 at 10:30 AM for the "Fab Food Demo" event. Freeman staff will show the audience how to make delicious dishes. After the demo, attendees will be able to enjoy the prepared food.

This free event will require no registration. The refreshments prepared in this event will be provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Adults - April Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. We're making a rustic bead bracelet this month (pictured on the right). 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. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the materials for this Maker program. 

Doing Good Has Never Been So Tasty...Support the Barbara Bush Library Friends at Panera Bread

Panera Bread Fundraiser FlyerPlease help the Barbara Bush Library Friends raise money by visiting Panera Bread on Thursday, April 12th from 4pm-8pm. A portion of the proceeds from your purchase will go to the Barbara Bush Library Friends. All you need to do is bring in a copy of the flyer which will be available on our social media accounts. To-Go and online orders count as well. 

Thank you for your support!

Where: Panera Bread at 8203 Louetta Rd. 

When: Thursday, April 12th from 4pm to 8pm

New Toddler Times at NC

toddler timeWe will have 2 Toddler times for the month of April at North Channel Library.
10:15 AM and 11:15 AM
Toddler Time is a year round program recommended for ages 18 months - 3 years.
Join us tomorrow for either time to hear some fun stories about Piggies and make a Letter P Pig Craft.
Follow us on Facebook or pick up a Calender to see what other fun events we have waiting for you this month at the library.

Autism Awareness Celebration

Autism AwarenessNorth Channel will be participating in Autism Awareness Day this afternoon with a celebration. Join us at 4:30 PM, April 2nd, 2018, for a story, craft, and refreshments followed by a balloon release. 

Autism Society defines autism spectrum disorder (ASD) as a complex developmental disability; signs typically appear during early childhood and affect a person’s ability to communicate, and interact with others. ASD is defined by a certain set of behaviors and is a “spectrum condition” that affects individuals differently and to varying degrees.

Happy Easter From North Channel Library

happy easterHappy Easter from the North Channel Branch Library.
All HCPL locations will close on Thursday, March 29 at 5 PM through Sunday, April 1, 2018.

North Channel will resume regular business hours on Monday, April 2 from 1 PM - 8 PM.

Check the online events calendar for upcoming programs at the library including an Austism Awareness Celebration on Monday at 4:30 PM.

A Novel Idea - April

Join us on Wednesday, April 11th at 11:30am for our April Book Club. We will be reading Lisa Gardner's Right Behind You. Stop by the branch to pick up a copy today or you can request it via our catalog.

Here is a brief summary about Right Behind You by Lisa Gardner:

Toddler Time Easter Egg Hunt

easter eggJoin us for a fun, outdoor Easter Egg Hunt after Toddler Time this week.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 11 AM bring your baskets and see how many eggs you can find. Toddler Time is recommended for ages 18 months - 3 years old.
In observance of the upcoming Easter Holiday, the library will close early at 5 PM on Thursday, March 29th, and remain closed thru Sunday, April 1st.
We will resume normal business hours on Monday, April 2nd at 1 PM.
Any questions, please contact the branch at 281-457-1631.
** We will also have an Easter Egg Hunt following Baby Time on Thursday, March 29th. Baby Time is recommended for ages 0-18 months.

Financial Aid Awareness Workshop

Are you lost trying to figure out financial aid for college? Don't know where to start or what to do? Other pressing issues you can't find answers to? Well, we have the workshop for you! 

Lone Star College - North Harris will be here hosting a Financial Aid Awareness Workshop for us. Join us on Tuesday, March 27th from 5-7pm and learn more about FAFSA, TAFSA, and scholarship applications. 

Special Thanks to Lone Star College - North Harris for providing this free workshop. 

If you have any questions about this workshop, please give us a call at 832.927.5540.

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

Pop up Library @ Cherry Blossom Yoga Studio April 14, 2018

CC pop up at Cherry Blossom Yoga Studiocherry blossom yoga studio logo

We all miss our library and are eagerly awaiting the day it reopens. In the meantime, Barbara Bush Branch Library will be having another exciting pop up! Join us at Cherry Blossom Yoga Studio this Saturday, April 14.

You will be able to:

• Return books
• Browse our mini collection
• enjoy a fun craft
• Apply for a library card

We will be there from 1pm to 5pm and hope to see you!

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