Job Training Fair

Need job training for a new career?  San Jacinto College Continuing & Professional Development is hosting an information session regarding the scholarship opportunities available to qualified individuals through the Texas Public Education Grant (TPEG) and other financial aid programs for their job training programs. 

Adult Programs in December @ your library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us for our December Programs*.  We look forward to under50over, various book clubs (mystery, great books, two science fiction/fantasy clubs, and *NEW* - Spanish Language Book Club), Crafts-to-Go, Freeman Needlecrafters, Girl Scout Express, Clear Lake Area Writers (CLAW), and a trip to the Museum of Fine Arts – Houston on Saturday, December 1st (please contact the library to reserve your place on the bus)!

All programming is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Holiday Shopping at the Bookstore

Bookstore volunteers Kathy Ericksen and Larry Arnhold are having fun looking at the Christmas selections in the Friends of Freeman Bookstore.  They’re here to help you with your holiday shopping, too!  Do you know that Gift Certificates to the Bookstore may be purchased?  This is a wonderful way to support Freeman Library and give a fun gift at the same time.  No one knows what treasures he or she will find among the 1000s of items on our shelves.   The Bookstore offers DVDs, music and books on CDs, a potpourri of specialty magazines, book bags and puzzles and, of course, books for all ages and interests.  Recently, one shopper was delighted to discover sheet music for international songs

United Way Workshops: Interviewing & Debt Free Holiday Season

United Way Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center will be hosting two excellent free workshops in the next couple of weeks at the United Way Bay Area Service Center, which is located at 1300 Bay Area Blvd., Building A, Houston, TX 77058.  On Thursday, November 29th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. they will offer a Behavorial Interviewing Skills Workshop.  The workshop will cover role playing common interview questions, learning how to answer behavioral questions, what your body language says to an employer, and how to talk about and present your best self.

Turkey Craft Program for Children

  Looking for some craft fun for the children during the Thanksgiving holiday break?  Join us on Tuesday, November 20 at 2:30 pm as we put together a paper turkey that you can use for a table decoration or hang up on a wall.  This program is recommended for children 4-12 years old.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available at the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before the program.