LIFE

LIFE - Book Hunters

book hunters logo pictureHobknob with our in-house HCPL Book Hunters (aka LSC-CyFair Librarians) as they lead you to the best books to read this summer.

Door prizes!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
10:00am
LRNC 131

View the entire LIFE schedule at LIFE Workshops - CyFair.
 

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The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts

annunciation paintingJoin us Wednesday at L.I.F.E. (Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship, & Enrichment) for an enlightening presentation about Christian imagery in the art of the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Da Vinci Code here we come! Presented by Tim Novak, Director, The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts.

Wednesday, May 23
10:00am
LRNC 131

View the entire LIFE schedule at LIFE Workshops - CyFair.

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Pat O’Brien’s Piano Bar at CyFair

pat o'briens in new orleansIt wasn't New Orleans, but don’t tell that to Scubie Hoyt, a piano bar maven, who led us in song and a rip-roaring good time.

"A vocalist and pianist [Ms. Hoyt] has performed at Pat O'Brien's in the New Orleans French Quarter for more than 25 years.  Known to many by the stage name "Scubie," Mrs. Hoyt plays by request and is accomplished in all types of music, from swing, jazz and blues to pop. She has appeared on the David Letterman Show. She's also played for celebrities such as Carol Channing, Whoopie Goldberg and Jim Nabors" -- Alabama Music Office

Having A Bad Day?

The Book of Awesome will help change that.  This collection by Neil Pasricha is a celebration of the small things that can make us smile, like licking the batter off of the beaters of a cake mixer, the smell of books, and when you get the milk-to-cereal ratio just right. Each entry has a witty write-up explaining why each moment can be considered awesome. 

Immersion Journalism

Want to know what it's like living in unique or unusual circumstances? A form of writing called immersion journalism can give you a sense of living that different life. In this book genre, the author puts him or herself into a unique situation and writes about the experience from a personal point of view. Some situations are serious while others are silly. Each of these titles can be considered a form of immersion journalism:

 

Taste the Flavors of Autumn - LIFE Workshop

lemonade imageJoin us Wednesday, 9/2, from 10:00-11:00am, as Dorrie Scott prepares a quick and easy menu for Labor Day weekend that is sure to please the whole family.  Workshop in HSC 105.

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Is Arthritis Inevitable? - LIFE Workshop

hands imageDo you suffer from joint pain, fatigue, knee pain, wrist pain, numbness, trouble with activity, hip discomfort, headaches or lower or upper back pain?  Have you ever wondered if you might have arthritis?  Join us on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 10:00 am in LRNC 131, when Health Source - Chriopractic and Progressive Rehab visits the library to present natural approaches to preventing and handling arthritic pain. Visit LIFE Workshops for a complete schedule of fall programs.

 

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