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Everyone - Mark Your Calendars - Wednesday, 5/22 at 6:30 PM - for Skype Talk with Mike Guardia, Author - Hal Moore on Leadership

 

Please join us in the Marge Jacobson Community Room for a Skype Conversation with Mike Guardia - Author and Speaker. Mike will talk about one of his books, Hal Moore on Leadership, which focuses on a set of principles developed and followed by the late Lt. General Hal Moore who was portrayed by Mel Gibson in the 2002 film We Were Soldiers. Mike's presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.

Adults - Wednesdays, 4/3 & 4/17 at 3:00 PM -United Way Bay Area THRIVE Classes 1st Floor Meeting Room

 

United Way of Greater HoustonTHRIVE offers families financial and employment assistance, vocational training opportunities, and access to wrap-around services. United Way THRIVE will offer financial and employment classes this Spring.

  • 4/3 – Managing Credit
  • 4/17 – Employment Application Templates and Follow Up

The Friends of Freeman Library support the United Way Bay Area THRIVE Classes.

Maker Imagineering Gallery

The Barbara Bush Library is creating a MakerLab and we would love your input! You are cordially invited to innovate, make, and collaborate! Come tinker with a myriad of materials, machines as well as robots.

If you bring a tshirt, you can use our cricut to make a customizable shirt! 

We look forward to you joining us to create innovative sparks leading to the ignition of a further inquiry and discovery to build a better world starting with our community.

Join us on May 18th anytime from 11 am to 1 pm. All ages welcome!

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.

Adults - Another Session of Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners on Thursday, 5/16

 

Adults - did you miss "Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners" Monday evening? Great news - we've got another session of Blogging on WordPress.com for Beginners on Thursday, 5/16 at 1:15 PM!

Have you always wanted to express yourself by writing a blog but don’t know where to begin? Are you in need of a homepage to promote yourself? In this class, we will learn how to create a basic website using WordPress.com. No prior blogging or web design experience is needed.

Adults - Join Us for Our WikiTree Genealogy Class on Thursday, 5/16 at 7:00 PM in the 2nd Floor Computer Lab!

Adults - Join Us for Our WikiTree Genealogy Class on Thursday, 5/16 at 7:00 PM in the 2nd Floor Computer Lab!

You'll learn about 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.

Adults - Don't Miss Our Next Lecture on Water Conservation - Green Thumb Gardening Lecture Series 5/16 AT 6:30

Thursday, 5/16 at 6:30 PM in the 1st Floor Children’s Activity Space!

The Harris County-Texas A&M Agrilife Extension and the Harris County Master Gardeners are pleased to offer the Green Thumb Gardening Series of lectures at the Freeman Library from January to October of 2019. Lectures will be held on the third Thursday of every month on a variety of topics. These Lectures are FREE.

The Green Thumb Gardening Series is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Happy Mother's Day!

Just because the Evelyn Meador Library is closed on Sunday doesn’t mean that we don’t love and celebrate Mother’s Day. We appreciate all the moms in our community who do so much to help their kids and teach them to read and come to the library. To help you celebrate Mother’s Day, here are some great children’s books about mothers that would be perfect reads this Sunday (or any time you want to read about moms):

-My Mommy Hung the Moon by Jamie Lee Curtis & Laura Cornell: A hard-working mother's extraordinary accomplishments are listed by her devoted child.

Adults - Registration's Open for Saturday, 5/18 SCORE Small Business Seminar - Want to Increase Sales?

Adults - Registration's Open for Saturday, 5/18 SCORE Small Business Seminar - Want to Increase Sales?

In this SCORE Mentors workshop we will cover:

There's a database for that....

Where can you go to find information for your school projects and reports? Where is a one-stop shop to find authoritative, credible and current information?  Where are you likely to find information that you can trust? Where can you find information easily, quickly and even gives you the citation format of your choosing already formatted for you in a variety of citation formats?  The answer is Texshare, that’s where. The Harris County library has access to TexShare Databases, which are e-resources licensed for the exclusive use of Texas libraries and our customers. Start with Harris County Library Databases for homework help, health or business information, academic journals, popular magazines, genealogy, or job and career development.

Adults - Computer Basics for Beginners is Thursday, 5/9!

 

Adults... would you like to learn more about the fundamentals of computers? Then, reserve your seat in the Thursday, 5/9 Computer Basics for Beginners!

*Registration is recommended for this program.
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The Friends of Freeman Library support all Freeman Technology Courses.

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