Books Alive! Celebration

The Books Alive! celebration is being held the week of the CCISD Spring Break - March 15 through March 19, 2010. Each day includes special activities or programs for children. The Children's Department is lucky enough to have the Friends of Freeman Library sponsor the programs this year which means... All of the programs are free! Look below for a list of activities happening this week. (For all programs requiring tickets: Tickets will be given out 30 minutes prior to the start of the program at the Children's Information Desk. Space is limited, so please, get here early to get your tickets!) If you have any questions, please call us at 281-488-1906.


Monday, March 15

Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration! "From Stress to Success" Workshop - Registration

From Jorie Nissen & Carola Massimino:

Registration opens Friday, March 12th!

The next "Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration!" workshop - "From Stress to Success" happens Monday, April 12th at 4:30 pm. 

The workshop is free but space is limited! Please contact the library at (281) 488-1906 or stop by at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 in order to register.

Coming up this Friday!

In last Friday's under50over  Program, we enjoyed hearing Kimberly Weathers, Ph.D speak on this Friday, March 5th at 10:30 am. Dr. Weathers presented  "Sinners in the Hand of an Angry God:Colonial American Religion". This presentation was part of a joint program of the University of Houston Clear Lake, C.L.A.S.P. and Freeman Branch Library.

This Friday, Moises Villaseñor will present the Technology Training Zoo. Moises Villaseñor is a Technology Training Assistant at our library.  If you have any questions, please call the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062.

Adults of all ages are welcome!

Check Out Chess Club!

Chess BoardWant to learn how to play chess? The Children's Department hosts a youth Chess Club every Monday* night at 6:30. Children of all skill levels are welcome. Several chess boards are laid out and an instructor teaches the rules of the game. Already know the rules? Come and learn some new strategies to beat your next opponent! It's a great way to learn a new game and meet new people.

The Chess Club is a free program and tickets are required. The Chess Club is limited to 30 participants. Have questions? Contact us at 281-488-1906. See you on Monday!

*With the exception of summer break, the Chess Club follows the CCISD calendar. Please be aware that if schools are closed due to holiday or weather conditions, the Chess Club will not meet. Thanks!


Freeman Mystery Book Club

  Freeman Mystery Book Club

Do you love a good mystery?  Check out the Freeman Mystery Book Club!   Meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:30 in the 2nd floor conference room.  The next meeting is March 8th, and the book under discussion is Clyde Phillips' Fall from Grace.  Visit the reference desk on the 2nd floor, or check out the attached flyer for upcoming titles.