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Adults - Stellar Trivia Night Happens Monday, 7/29!


 

Get ready for Stellar Trivia Night at the library! Do you have tons of knowledge of random subjects? Do you like a little friendly competition? If so, then you should come to Trivia Night here at the library. Teams will compete against one another for the glory of the win. Bring your friends or come solo for a fun evening of facts!

Be here at 6:30 to form teams. The game will begin at 6:45.

Stellar Trivia Night will be sponsored by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Two Space Authors and an Astronaut

Join us at the the Evelyn Meador Branch Library as we host two children's authors and an astronaut on July 25 at 1:30 PM. Welcome Marianne Dyson and Melanie Chrismer as they present about space and their popular children's books and then get the opportunity to talk to them and ask questions. Also, look forward to a special visitor as a NASA astronaut also joins our presenters in teaching kids about space. 

All ages are welcome at this event. 

Adults - It happens Thursday, 7/18 at 7:00 PM - WikiTree Genealogy Class!

Adults - It happens Thursday, 7/18 at 7:00 PM - WikiTree Genealogy Class!

Come learn WikiTree, a free, collaborative, source/documentation based online single family tree. Whether you are already a seasoned researcher or just interested in starting your family tree research, WikiTree has something for everyone and this class will help you get started and learn how to build and add to your family history using WikiTree.

The Friends of Freeman Library support all the WikiTree Workshops.

Star Gazing Party

Come to the Evelyn Meador Library on July 9th at 9:00 PM view the sky through telescopes with the expert help of the Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society in this unique after hours event! The event will take place outside the library, and all ages are welcome to come. Telescopes will be provided and set up so you can just come and enjoy the program!

Join us at the Library in July!

During the month of July, the Evelyn Meador Branch Library will be continuing our Summer Reading Program with great events and awesome prizes! If you haven’t signed up for Summer Reading yet, you still have time! You can sign up on our website until August 3 to get rewards for your reading. And remember, even if you aren’t signed up, or even a library member, you can still participate in our events. Here are some of the great things we have coming up this month:

Star Gazing Party: All ages are welcome to come to the library at 9:00 PM on July 9 to view the sky through telescopes with the expert help of the Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society in this unique after-hours event!

Adult Programs in July

A Universe of Stories slogan for Summer Reading Program 2019Adult Summer Reading Program Continues, Crafts, Computer Classes, Movie Time for Adults, Book Discussion, Apollo 11 at 50: The Legacy of One Small Step.

Meet Astronaut Franklin Chang Diaz

Join us at the Evelyn Meador Library on June 29th, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, for an afternoon with Astronaut and Author Franklin Chang Diaz. Dr.

Chang Diaz is Chairman and CEO of Ad Astra Rocket Company, which he founded in 2005 after a 25-year career as a NASA Astronaut. He is a veteran of seven space missions and he has logged over 1,600 hours in space, including 19 hours in three space walks. He holds a PhD in applied plasma physics from MIT and he is Adjunct Professor of Physics at Rice University and University of Houston.
He will discuss the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing, what's next in Space, current projects with his company, and sign copies of his books.

Program is free and open to all.

Cinespace Saturday Shorts

CineSpace, a short film competition, is a collaboration between NASA and the Houston Cinema Arts Society. Come enjoy the short film finalists from previous years and be inspired to try film making.

Join us on June 22nd at 2pm for this fun program! 

If you have any questions, please call us at 832-927-7800.

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

Evelyn Meador Library's Birthday!

On June 27th, starting at 3:30, come in to the library to celebrate our birthday! We'll have events all around the library, so come in and:

  • Meet Happy the Clown and eat birthday cake!
  • Make personalized buttons in the Teen Isle.
  • Play with electronics and learn about our maker materials in our Maker Space.
  • Learn about our technology classes in the Computer Lab.
  • Make crafts and play games in the Children's area.
  • Find out about our new seed exchange and much more!

This will be a great event, so make sure you come out and have fun with us!

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