book club

Tuesday at the Little Blue Library

We will have Gulf Coast Reads today, Tuesday, Oct 30  at 1 pm under the tree house.  Adults are invited to join in a book discussion of the Gulf Coast Reads book, Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke.   It will be followed by a modge podge craft.  Participants will have the chance to transfer an image to a block of wood.  Come join us!  Then at 5 pm we will have our beginning guitar class.  It will also take place under the tree house. It is taught by local guitarist Kevin Groover.  Participants will learn the basic guitar chords and play simple songs.  This is the last class for the four week session, and it is full. To see what programs we have coming up, check our events calendar at hcpl.net, or just come by and see us.  We would love to see you here!

Tween Program: October Book Club this Friday, October 19 @ 4:30 pm

  Tweens 8-12 years old willl have a great time on Friday afternoon at the October Book Club at 4:30 pm.  We'll be discussing J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone."  Then the children will make a fun bookmark and do a few other activities.  Tickets are required for this program.  They are free and available at the Kids Information Desk starting at 4:00 pm.  Thank you to the Friends of Freeman LIbrary for supporting this program.

 

Join us for the Children's Book Club on Wednesday, September 19 @ 4:30 pm

   The Children's Book Club returns this Wednesday, September 19 at 4:30 pm.   This afterschool program is held monthly during the school year.   It is recommended for children 8-12 years old.  We'll be discussing C.S. Lewis' classic book "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."  We'll make a couple of fun crafts inspired by the book and enjoy a tasty treat based on the book.

Tickets are required for this program.  They are free and available starting at 4:00 pm.  Children are welcome to bring a copy of the book to the program, but they do not need to have read the book before attending the program.

Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this program.

It's Book Club Week @ at Library!

Calling all adults and teens! It's book club week! This Thursday at 1pm our adult book club, Lunch 'n' Lit will be discussing How to Stop Time by Matt Haig so bring your lunch and enjoy some lively discussion. 

Also on Thursday, Teen Book Club will be discussing banned books at 4:30pm. You can read any banned book of your choice and join us to find out why the book was challenged. You can also make a tote bag with you favorite literary quote. Snacks will be provided. 

Evening Book Club @ Barbara Bush

Looking for a book club that isn't during your workday? We've got one for you! It's not too late to join our evening book club. Evening book club will be meeting on September 11th at 7:00pm to discuss The Address by Fiona Davis. Stop by the branch to pick up a copy, request it through our catalog, or check a digital copy out through Overdrive

March Book Club on Wednesday, March 28 @4:30 pm

  We'll be featuring Beverly Cleary's Beezus And Ramona in the March Book Club this Wednesday, March 28 at 4:30 pm..  This monthly program features a book along with an activity such as a craft or viewing a movie adaptation of the book.   We'll start out with a brief summary of the book and then view a movie adaptation.  Snack will be provided. Free tickets given out at 4:00 pm.  reommended for children 5-12 years old.

Kid's Pick Book Club

All kids between the ages of 8-12 are invited to the Kid's Pick Book Club at the Fairbanks Branch Library on Monday, Feb. 25 at 5 pm.  This month we're focusing on non-fiction books.  The kids can pick any book that falls under non-fiction to read and talk about.  If you don't have time to read it before Monday, come anyway!  We'll also be making a craft.  Call 713-466-4438 for more information.

Happy Chinese New Year

 

 

Happy Chinese New Year everyone! If you haven’t had a chance to look at our website or come in lately you might not know that tomorrow we have our Chinese New Year program at 1:30 PM, we will be making a traditional Chinese dish and having other fun things happening, you have to register here to see what else is going to happen.

Cooks and Books: It's a Mystery!

Join the fun with our book group for grades 3-5.
For this meeting, read the MYSTERY book of your choice and we are making a mystery treat!

 

Date: Wednesday, January 10
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

This program is for grades 3-5.

Space is limited. Please arrive early to ensure participation.
Registration for after-school programs opens 30 minutes prior to the program.

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Kid's Pick Book Club

Come to our introductory meeting of the Kid's Pick Book Club at the Fairbanks Branch Library on January 8 at 5 pm. All kids in grades 3-7 are welcome. Kid's get to pick what they want to read at this book club. At the meetings we'll have games and crafts on top of talking about the books. At our first meeting on Monday, everyone will pick a book from a selection of graphic novels and we'll play a game. On Jan. 29 we'll talk about what we've read and pick out our next book. Call 713-466-4438 for more information

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