And the Winner Is...

battle of the books logoThe winner of Round Two is THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN by Katherine Applegate!  The One and Only Ivan will go head-to-head against Bake Sale by Sara Varon the week of July 29th.  Don't forget to stop by the Children's Department to cast your ballot in Round Three.

Adult Programs This July @ your library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us for our Adult Programs this July*.  We will continue with TGIF Programs, various book clubs (mystery, great books, two science fiction/fantasy clubs, and YA Book Club for Adults, Freeman Needlecrafters, Adult Crafts to Go, Clear Lake Area Writers (CLAW), and SCORE Counseling.

Registration for the Summer Reading Program (SRP) also continues all month. Participants are eligible to win a bookstore gift card or an eReader! 

Tween Battle of the Books! Round Two Voting Ends Tomorrow!

Round TWO

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate VS. An Elephant in the Garden by Michael Morpurgo

Get Crafty with "Not a Box" Craft on Thursday, June 27 at 2:30 PM & 3:30 PM

   Looking for something free and creative for the children to do on these hot... hot... hot.. June days?  Join us this Thursday, June 27 for a "Not a Box" Craft at 2:30 and 3:30 pm.   We'll have small to medium sized boxes and lots of colorful items to use in decorating the creations.   This program is recommended for children ages 3 years and older.

Tickets are required.  They are free and available starting 30 minutes before each session of the program.    We will be distributing the tickets at 2:00 pm for the 2:30 pm session and 3:00 pm for the 3:30 pm session.  This program was popular last  year, so we recommend that you come early and look for books.   Freeman Library is open 1-9 pm on Thursdays.

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Continues on 6/28

The TGIF Programs Friday Film Series continues this Friday, June 28th. We look forward to showing an action/adventure movie where Benjamin Gates (Nicolas Cage) follows a clue provided by John Wilkes Booth's diary. The film will begin at 10:15 AM.