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TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Hosts Last #FMCulturalSeries Event on Friday!


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 missed evening showing of “The Namesake”, please join us for an encore during the TGIF Programs Friday Film Series on May 27 at 10:15 AM. This event will be the final event of the Freeman Cultural Series this month (#FMCulturalSeries)

Summer Reading Program is Coming to North Channel

Summer ReadingMark your calendars, the 2016 Summer Reading Program will kick off on June 6th, 2016 and run through August 6th.
There is a program for all ages including babies, kids, teens, and adults.

This year there will be prizes when you read or complete 10 activities – any combination works! Read 5 items and do 5 activities, read 7 items and do 3 activities or read a total of 10.

We have many activities scheduled for all ages, so be sure to check the Summer Programs on the online Events Calendar. Some programs require tickets that are available Mondays, the week of the program at the front desk.
Get ready for lots of fun.

TGIF Programs - Spring Into A Spring Roll: A Food Demo - Friday!


Adults - please join TGIF Programs in the Children's Activity Space on Friday, May 20 at 10:30 AM for the "Spring into a Spring Roll: A Food Demo" event. Freeman staff will show the audience how to make tasty spring rolls. This food demo is part of the Freeman Cultural Series (‪#‎FMCulturalSeries‬).

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

TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Series - This Friday!


Adults - The TGIF Programs' popular “Technology Question & Answer” Series continues in the upstairs Training Lab Friday, May 13 at 10:30 AM. Seize the opportunity to ask people at Freeman Library about computers, smartphones, mobile devices, and eMedia from the HCPL Digital Media Catalog. Please feel free to bring along your portable technology devices.This will be the last Technology Q&A session before the Summer Break.

Tomorrow Evening - Reducing Stress Through Meditation

Adults - Tomorrow at 6:30 PM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room - Join Daya Sharma as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one's life personally, professionally and spiritually.

This event is part of the ‪#‎FMCulturalSeries‬.

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

TGIF Programs Hosting COM 50 Plus Program This Friday Morning!

TGIF Programs will host a presentation by the College of the Mainland (COM) 50 Plus Program this at 10:30 AM. The COM 50 Plus Program offers classes and lectures, as well as a day and extended travel program. This free presentation will require no registration. Refreshments for this presentation will be provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

#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 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.

TGIF Programs This Friday - Remember the Battle of San Jacinto

Please join TGIF Programs on Friday, April 15 at 10:30 AM as we host Kristin Edwards, Public Relations/Marketing Specialist, City of Deer Park. She’ll present "Remember the Battle of San Jacinto" focusing on a brief history of Deer Park from 1836 on, the upcoming San Jacinto Day celebration, and a few other features of our City and the surrounding area. This event will appeal to Texas History students, scholars, and enthusiasts of all ages.

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