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Adults - January in Adult Services & Technology Training Courses.

 

Adults - Here's how we're kicking off 2018 in Adult Services & Technology Training Courses. Click on the following link to download your own copy.

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The library will be closed on Monday, 1/15 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr Day.

Winter Break Youth Activities

The Parker Williams Branch Library is providing a variety of different programs in addition to our regular 10:30 AM Wednesday Storytime and 10:30 AM Thursday Toddler Time:

Tuesday, January 2 from 1-4 PM – Extended Magic: The Gathering Gameplay [8+]


Magic: The Gathering is a dueling card game from Wizards of the Coast. It incorporates strategy, mythical lore, and competitive-community play.

Join us on January 2nd on the Library Floor for an extended hours of game play from 1-4 PM. For those who would like to learn how to play, a staff member will be present to teach you.

A Special Thank You to Strike Zone for their generous donation of Magic: The Gathering cards.

Adults - Friday, 12/29 - TGIF Programs - Winter Film Festival Event #3!

Please join us for the third event of TGIF Programs Winter Film Festival on Friday, December 29. We will show a 1938 romantic comedy starring Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Doris Nolan. The film lasts 95 minutes.

Refreshments and DVD are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. After Event #3, the DVD will be added to the HCPL Collection and available for checkout. This free program requires no registration.

Adults - Friday, 12/22 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Winter Film Festival Event #2!

Please join us for the second event of TGIF Programs Winter Film Festival on Friday. We will show a 1940 romantic comedy starring Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, and Frank Morgan. The film lasts 99 minutes.

Refreshments and DVD are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. After Event #2, the DVD will be added to the HCPL Collection and available for checkout. This free program requires no registration.

Adults - Friday, 12/15 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs - Winter Film Festival Event #1!

Please join us for the first event of TGIF Programs Winter Film Festival on Friday, December 15. We look forward to showing the 1938 film based on the Dickens yuletide classic which stars Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, and Kathleen Lockhart. The film lasts 69 minutes.

Adults - Mark Your Calendars - TGIF Programs Winter Film Festival!

We hope you join us for our upcoming Winter Film Festival. Refreshments and DVDs provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. After each event, these DVDs will be added to the HCPL Collection and available for checkout. These free events require no registration. Please contact us for more info at 16616 Diana Lane/Houston, TX 77062 or 832.927.5420.

Click here to download flyer.

Movie and Markers – Original Jumanji (PG) 105 Min December 14th @ 4 PM [10+]

“When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game.” – imdb.com

Join us on December 14th starting at 4 PM in the Library Community Room To watch the original Jumanji based on the Chris Van Allsburg picture book.

To go along with the movie, coloring sheets and markers will be provided during the movie.

Movie popcorn has been generously provided by the Friends of the Parker Williams Library. 

Happenings with the Fairbanks Library this weekend

 

Join us at the Fairbanks Library for several events Saturday 12/2 and Sunday 12/3. The library is visiting a galaxy far, far away with a Star Wars movie viewing party with crafts and snacks on Saturday at 2:30 pm at the library.  Sunday the library is going to be creating library cards, doing storytimes, and have crafts (while supplies last) at the Holiday in the Village at the Jersey Village Civic Center from 12-4 pm.  The Civic  Center is  at 16327 Lakeview Drive in Jersey Village.  Call 713-466-4438 for more information.

Adult Events & Tech Training This December @ your library!

 

Adults - Here's what we've planned for December in Adult Services & Technology Training Courses. Click on the following link to download your own copy.

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The Friends of Freeman Library support all adult programs, services, and courses.

Programs for Adults in December

Cover Art for It's a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home EntertainmentMovie Time for Adults (and all ages): Saturday, December 2, 10:00 am. Start the season off with the holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life ©Paramount Home Entertainment on the library Big Screen! Free. Rated PG. Running time 2 hours, 10 minutes. We will serve coffee, but please feel free to also bring your own snacks/drinks.

Crafting for Adults at the Library: Saturday, December 2, 10:30 am. Gift Bags. Join Ms. Irene to make lovely and unique decorative gift bags! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Medicare Learning Event: Monday, December 4, 7:00 pm. La Porte resident Steve Baker of BakerSeniors will give an informative and educational program about Medicare. Clear up the confusion!  Free and open to everyone. No registration required.

Computer Class: Transfer Photos From Smart Phone, Thursday, December 7, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Beginner Origami: Thursday, December 7, 11:00 am. Join Ms. Derry to make origami stars for Christmas! Free. All materials supplied. For ages 18+. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

Friends of the La Porte Community Library Annual Open House Party: Monday, December 11, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. Stop by for refreshments & holiday entertainment! Free. All Ages!

Computer Class: WORD-Editing & Formatting Tips, Thursday, December 14, 10:30 am. Free. Registration required. Please call 281-471-4022 to register.

One-on-One Computer Help: Thursday, December 21, 10:30 am. Are you having trouble with your email? Need help using your smart phone? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance! Registration required. Register for a 30 minute time slot by calling 281-471-4022.

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