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2019 Summer Reading Program has begun....

This summer explore a Universe of Stories at HCPL! and celebrate summer, the joys of reading and the upcoming 50th anniversary of the first moon landing!Summer Reading is for the whole family: HCPL's Summer Reading has goals, incentives and programs for everyone - babies, kids, teens and adults. Summer Reading is not just about reading: Earn points toward incentives by attending library events and doing fun activities. Click here to Register.

A Universe of Thriller and Suspense Stories

Summer has kicked into full gear and so has the Maud Marks Summer Genre Challenge.  Everytime you read a book in certain genres you can enter to win a basket of books in that genre.  If you read in 5 different genres, you get an entry to win our grand prize basket which includes a Kindle Fire, a gift card to Katy Budget Books, and 4 tickets to the Alamo Drafthouse.

Summer Teen and Adult Arts and Crafts Series at Galena Park Branch Library

Our summer DIY series will consist of fun activities for teens and adults (13 and over only). These activities require the individual to work by themselves with little to no help. No registration is required.

6/11- Build a Telescope: Local amateur astronomer Ed Malewitz will discuss summer star viewing and telescopes. Participants will build a Galileoscope for some hands on experience.

6/25- Paint Party: Relax this summer with a free painting session. All supplies are provided. The class will be taught by Splash KIDS Art & Paint Parties. You will be able to take your masterpiece home with you. 

Adult Coloring Program

Need a break from the hustle & bustle? Stop by the Meeting Room @ Kingwood Library on Thurs 5/9 at 2 PM for an Adult Coloring Program. Join us for Coffee, Coloring & Conversation. We have plenty of coloring pages & pencils but feel free to bring your favorites.

Adult Crafternoon

Adults, join us for our Crafternoon on Thursday 12/20. We will be making cute albums out of lunch bags! Supplies are limited. Self register online or call 832-927-7830. 

SAGE: Hooked on Henna with Zohra Siddiqui

Adults, learn the intricate art of Henna with Ms. Zohra Siddiqui on Tues 12/18 at 10 AM. Practice hands-on application of the fine eastern art form. Learn about the different types of Henna applications & create your own patterns. All materials will be provided.

Adult Coloring Program @ Kingwood Library

Adults, do you need a break from the hustle & bustle of the holiday season? Stop by #KingwoodLibrary. Join us for Coffee, Coloring & Conversation on Thurs 12/13 @ 2PM. We have plenty of coloring pages & pencils but feel free to bring your favorites. No registration needed.

 

Adults - Monday, 12/3 @ 6:30 PM - Freeman Sewing Social

 

Sewing is fun, but it’s even better with friends!

At the Freeman Sewing Social, you can meet new sewing buddies while you work on your own work-in-progress. Whether you’re in the prepping, cutting, stitching, or finishing stage of your project, join us for a delightful time as we work on our projects, listen to soft tunes, and mingle. This program is NOT an instructional class but rather an opportunity to get social with your sewing!

Bring your own sewing machine, project, and necessary tools.

Adults - Wednesday, 11/28 @ 7 PM - Kick the Sugar Habit

Valerie Coyle, Certified Health & Life Coach, will discuss: What sugar does in your body, Why we start & can’t stop, and How to transform sugar cravings. She will also talk about high fructose corn syrup, what spikes our blood sugar and creates a ‘blood sugar roller coaster’ and its results on hormone insulin and correlating hormone glucagon. Come and learn 7 solutions to sugar cravings. This workshop will be held on Wednesday, November 28 at 6:00 PM in the first floor Meeting Room.

The Friends of Freeman Library support this program.

Adults - New Crafts-To-Go Kits Are Here!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up a Crafts-To-Go kit. November’s project is a decorative turkey (see picture). This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available to adult patrons while supplies last. 1 craft kit/adult present.

Please contact the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at (832) 927-5420 for more information. The Friends of Freeman Library provide the materials for this Maker program.

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