CreatorSpace Talks Telescopes - Monday, March 17 @ 7:00 pm

creatorspace 3/17 @ 7:00 pmJoin us in the first floor meeting room on Monday, March 17 at 7:00 pm for a CreatorSpace presentation on telescopes. The talk will include the different types of telescopes used to explore the night sky. Hope to see you there.

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All Aboard Module #5 - Astronomy | The Trivia Express

All aboard the Trivia Express! Patron of all ages are welcome to take the Trivia Express “Module #5 – Astronomy” challenge.  Answers to the Module #5 trivia can be researched by using resources from Harris County Public Library. The actual trivia challenge continues to be on a Google Drive maintained by Freeman Library Staff....

Books Alive! Week - Day 4

 Join us Thursday, March 13 from 2:30-4 pm for face painting and balloon animals on Day 4 of Books Alive! Week at Freeman Library.  Our friends from Party Animals will be here to do face painting and balloon animals.  No tickets are needed for these events - just a little patience as you wait in line for a bit to get your turn.

Also, we'll have a Para Los Ninos/Raise a Reader storytime at 2:30 pm.  This program is a storytime for preschool age children and their families.  There will be a story and activities to encourage a love of reading.  This program requires tickets.  They are free and given out 30 minutes before the program.  Just a reminder - the library is open 1-9 pm on Thursdays.

 

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Freeman Teen Boat Races!

boat races!We had some epic boat races today! Our winning time was 9.81 seconds. We also had another teen win "most improved." After a few modifications, he beat his first time by 27.02 seconds! Way to go everyone!

If you couldn't make it today, try it at home! Grab a piece of 8 1/2 x 11 paper and follow the video instructions. Then experiment with your design - will adding something to stabilize it help? What about adding a sail or altering your boat's design? 

 

Want to learn more? Check out this great video about buoyancy!)

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TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Continues March 14!

The Friday Film Series continues on Friday, March 14 at 10:15 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We will be showing a 1988 film where a toon hating detective (Bob Hoskins) is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder. The film is based on a book by Gary K. Wolf.

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