Gingerbread Fun!

Join us for two festive programs in the Children's Department this month.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available at the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before each program.

1)  Wednesday, December 15, 4:30 pm - We'll be making gingerbread people ornaments using paper cutouts of gingerbread people.   There will be glitter, markers, stickers and other goodies to decorate them.  To add a seasonal touch, we'll have cinnamon and ginger spices on hand to give the ornaments a holiday aroma.

GONE - Adult "Crafts-to-Go!"

The December, the craft project, the penguin magnet, is gone.

A new project will be made available in January 2011. More details are to come about the January Adult "Crafts-to-Go!" kit will be announced later so please check the Freeman blog.




Teens R Crafty: Holiday Edition

snowpeopleJoin us in the Teen Zone on Thursday, December 9 @ 4:30 pm to make a holiday-themed craft to give to your friends or a family member (or maybe even keep for yourself).
Are you a crafty teen and have ideas on other great projects we can make in the library? Leave us a comment, e-mail me, call or visit us at Freeman, or consider joining the Freeman Teen Advisory Board!
Flickr CC: snowpeople Photo by: michelleness

Holiday Piano Concert @ your library

Come join us at 10:30 AM this Friday in the Marge Jacobson Community Room for a piano concert of Seasonal Music presented by Thomas C. Thompson, local artist and instructor. This is one of our under50over program presentations.

To find out about other library programs at Freeman, visit our website at, click on Events and Programs at HCPL, then click on our branch name. For more information about this program call Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062.


Dancing in Bomb Shelters this Friday @ your library

Local author Joanna Wycoff will be speaking at this Friday's under50over program. She will talk about her book - Dancing in Bomb Shelters: My Diary of Holland in World War II.This presentation is sponsored by both The University of Houston-Clear