Registration Opens Tomorrow - Senior Adult Trip to the Houston Mounted Patrol

Senior Adults - If you are at least 55 years old, then we hope you will consider joining us for a day trip on Thursday, 11/10. The Precinct2gether bus will depart from the Freeman Library parking lot. Please plan for plenty of walking and wear comfortable, rubber-soled shoes.

Our 1rst stop will be at the Houston Mounted Patrol Horse Barn (5005 Little York Rd./ Houston, TX 77016-2547) which houses the equine members of the Houston Police Department. Trip goers will hear a presentation followed by interaction with the horses.

Afterwards, we'll dine at the Potatoe Patch Restaurant (2020 FM 1960/ Houston, TX 77073) for lunch. This home cooking style restaurant is well-known for its "throw'ed rolls." Each participant is responsible for the cost of their own meal.

New Incentives for Supporting the Friends of Freeman!

From summer reading program performers, to items on the shelves, to the activities and equipment available in the Innovation Lab, the Friends of Freeman Library support it all! If you want to know how you can support your favorite library -- Freeman, of course -- then look no further! There are even now incentives for each level of monetary donations. Want to become a member? They're always looking for generous new faces to join their ranks. Click on the image of the form below and print (or grab one at the library), fill it out and return it with your donation, and feel great about helping your library remain the outstanding resource that it is!

TGIF Programs Hosts Local Author Mike Guardia This Friday!

Adults - TGIF Programs invites you to join us Friday at 10:30 AM in the Children's Activity Space. Local author and historian Mike Guardia will speak to us about the life and career of Lt. General Hal Moore, the legendary commander at the Battle of Ia Drang, the first major battle of the Vietnam War. His battlefield exploits were popularized by the film We Were Soldiers starring Mel Gibson. After his presentation, we will host a book signing. Copies will be available for purchase.

No registration is required for this free event. This presentation is open to the public. Programming support and refreshments provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

The Children's Department celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month on Thursday, October 6 @ 4:30 pm

  Children are invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at Freeman Library on this Thursday, October 6 at 4:30 pm.   We will have crafts, music, and food.   This program requires tickets.  They are free and available in the Children's Department starting 30 minutes before the program.

Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for their support of this program and others throughout the year.

Adult Crafts-To-Go Project This October!

Adults - please stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. This month, we're crafting woven heart baskets. This free kit will include all materials necessary as well as instructions. This project will be available to adult patrons while supplies last.

Please contact the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at (281) 488-1906 for more information. Materials for this #Maker program are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.