"Beneficial And Destructive Insects In The Garden" Discussion this Friday

The under50over Program invites adults of all ages to under50over this Friday, March 11th at 10:30 am. We look forward to Master Gardener Donya Camp’s discussion on “Beneficial And Destructive Insects In The Garden.” Ms. Camp will present a power-point and bring examples of insects for us to see. This presentation will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information regarding the under50over Program or any other services offered by the library.

 

Books Alive! Week Returns Next Week

Get your calendars ready!  We have several exciting programs planned in the Children's Department for Books Alive! Week -  March 14-18.   Books Alive! Week is sponsored by the Friends of Freeman Library.  Each year during Spring Break, we have a special afternoon program in addition to our regularly scheduled storytimes.  Our storytimes and Family Night will have a Spring theme this week.  Here's a description of the Books Alive! Week programs.

Monday, March 14 - Movie Break 2:30 pm - Join us for a classic family movie.  Snacks will be provided.  Tickets are required.  They are available from the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before the program.

Tuesday, March 15 - 1:00-3:00 pm - Get your face painted, grab a balloon animal, and visit with Clifford the Big Red Dog.  No tickets are required for this event.

Texas Association of Original Doll Artists

Freeman Library is lucky to have the Texas Association of Doll Artists (TAODA)'s Storybook Doll Exhibit on display in our lobby.  TAODA has been in existence for over 10  years, and its members have been displaying their storybook dolls in area libraries since 2001.  They have displayed both their storybook dolls and other exhibits in Houston's Heritage Society Museum, the Heritage Museum in Montgomery County, and the Houston International Quilt Festival's Storybook Exhibit just to name a few.  The dolls and the books on which they are based are both on display in our lobby.  I was excited to see one of my favorite books as a c

This Friday @ Your Library

The under50over Program invites adults of all ages to under50over this Friday, March 4th at 10:30 am. Please join us for a presentation by Director Jodi Wright-Gidley. Wright-Gidley will share “An Overview of the Galveston County Museum Collection.” This presentation will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman.

Please contact the Second Floor Information Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us for more information regarding the under50over Program or any other services offered by the library.

Teen Tech Week: Mix & Mash @ Your Library

Teen Tech Week begins next week and is celebrated nationally to promote non-print resources available through your library and to encourage creativity in the use of technology.  Here at Freeman we have audiobook collections, music CDs, DVDs and laptops available for check out, but with your library card you can access online copies of magazines, journals, and reference books as well as download eBooks, eAudio, music and movies.  There are so many resources available to you (for school and for fun) with your library card!