hobbies

New Resources For Your Favorite Hobbies and Crafts

Our new easy-to-use database Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center features over 1,500 magazines and books on numerous topics in the areas of arts & crafts, collecting, home & garden, indoor recreation, kids’ crafts, model building, needlecrafts & textiles, outdoor recreation, performing arts, science & technology, and scrapbooking & paper crafts.  Browse books, access articles, read recipes, and view instructional videos all from your computer or mobile device.  Get started now for helpful ideas for Halloween costumes, crafts, and more.  For more fun seasonal activities, stop by the library and browse our new display “Home & Hearth”.

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This Friday @ your library "Enjoying Retirement: Building Classic Wooden Boats"

The under50over Program  invites adults of all ages to join us this Friday, September 16th to hear area resident Walt Hansen tell how he builds Classic Wooden Boats. This presentation will take place at 10:30 am will be held in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library.

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.

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National Craft Month

There are crafts for every taste. From very simple to complex and detailed. They can be lots of fun, used to entertain children, to showcase a family history, to hang out with friends, crochet or knit gifts for family or yourself. The library has ideas and books on many different crafts. Have fun learning something new or spending time with a craft you already know.

 Crafternoon by Maura Madden

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Stuck indoors?

DancingFebruary is notorious for its bad weather. So, you may be stuck indoors and bored a lot this month. You might want to consider taking up a new indoor hobby. Your Harris County libraries have tons of books to help you get started. Here are some hobbies you might want to consider, along with their Dewey decimal numbers.

 

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