Movies

Teen DIY & A Movie – Metropolis (PG-13) 108 min. and Manga Boxes May 25th @ 4 PM [13+]

“Kenichi and his uncle Shunsaku Ban must find the mystery behind robot girl Tima.” – imdb.com
 

In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we are playing the anime movie Metropolis based on manga legend Osamu Tezuka’s story.

We will be taking some of Osamu Tezuka’s comics and decoupage them to create Manga Boxes. 

#FMCulturalSeries Film Night is Thursday!

Adults - In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month the Freeman Library will be showing the 2006 film The Namesake, starring Irrfan Khan and Kal Penn. If you miss this night, the film will have an encore during the TGIF Programs Friday Film Series on May 27 at 10:15 am.

eMedia from the Library

Did you know that you can read magazines online, for free, courtesy of the library? Watch movies, for free! Seriously, we would not joke about this. Join us this Thursday, and again later this month, to discover library resources for electronic books, magazines, audio, music, and video. Then use your smartphone, tablet, or computer to read, watch, or listen.

Also, learn more about Project Mill-E, HCPL's goal to circulate one million eBooks in 2016.

eMedia session this month (in LRNC 105):

• Thursday, May 5, 11:00am-12:00pm

• Thursday, May 19, 11:00am-12:00pm

#FMCulturalSeries Returns This May!

Teens & Adults - The Adult Services and Young Adult Services Departments invite you to join us for the Freeman Cultural Series (#FMCulturalSeries) this May, to celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. We look forward to offering events throughout May for our adult and young adult patrons. Please check out our schedule and save the dates listed!

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series - This Friday!

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series will continue Friday, April 29 at 10:15 AM. We will be showing Harvey, the 1950 film starring James Stewart as someone who insists that he has an invisible six-foot rabbit for a best friend.

This free TGIF Programs event requires no registration. Film and refreshments 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.

Family Movie This Weekend

 

Movie Theater Usher

It has been a long, waterlogged week this week. Reset for the new week by joining us for our family movie this Saturday. Starting at 1:00 PM in our meeting room we will show a new DVD release for all ages to enjoy.

May the Forth Be With You – Star Wars Movie (PG-13) May 4th @ 3:30 PM [10+] 136 min.

     “Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance.” – imdb.com

     Please join us for a celebration of the latest Star Wars movie in the Library Community Room on May 4th at 3:30 PM at the Parker Williams Branch.

 

Family Film Double Feature Movie Days


Katy ISD will be closed on Thursday, April 21 and Friday, April 22 due to continued flooding. Maud Marks Library, however, is open and we know you may need to get those kids out of the house for a little while. And we've got your prescription for cabin fever. Not one, but two Double Feature Movie Days! On Thursday at 2 PM we'll "soar away on a magic carpet ride of nonstop enchantment in [one of] the most spectacular animated adventures of all time" with Aladdin (running time: 90 minutes). Then, at 3:30 PM we'll return to the city of Agrabah where the evil Jafar tries to take his revenge on Aladdin and his friends in The Return of Jafar (running time: 66 minutes).

TGIF Programs Hosts Time Capsule Discussion Friday!

Adults - 50 years ago today, members of the Clear Lake community buried the Clear Lake Theatre Time Capsule (CLTTC). This Friday at 10:30 AM, TGIF Programs will host a brief discussion of the unearthed time capsule followed by a showing of The Trouble with Angels,  the film shown at the Clear Lake Theatre following the burial of the CLTTC back in 1966.

Teen DIY & A Movie – Toy Story (G) 81 min. and Galaxy Jar April 19th @ 4 PM [13+]

 

     “A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.” – imdb.com

     To celebrate 20 years of Toy Story, we are having a special Teen DIY & A Movie showing. In honor of Buzz Lightyear, we are making To Infinity and Beyond Glow-In-The-Dark Galaxy Jars.

 

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