Books Alive! Week coming soon

    The signs of spring are popping up everywhere: flowers are blooming, humidity is rising, and children are eagerly anticipating CCISD's Spring Break!   If you're looking for some fun for the family, join us for Books Alive! Week.  Sponsored by the Friends of Freeman Library, this annual event features special programs each day of the week.   The programs will run March 12-16 this year.  

Monday, March 12 - 2:30 pm - Wiggly, Wonderful WORMS! - educator Ellen Hutto of Saltgrass Science talks about why worms are important for the garden.

March Crafts-to-Go!

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library offers a new project for its “Crafts- to-Go!” program.  The March project is a scratch art butterfly (as seen on the right.) The scratch art butterfly can be made anywhere. All materials needed are included within the bag, compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library, 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 regarding any questions.

How to Garden in Cylinders . . . this Friday

The under50over Program at Clear Lake City-County Freeman and the University of Houston-Clear Lake (CLASP) invite you to join us Friday, March 2nd at 10:30 am in the Children's Activity Space. Master Gardener Lewis Mickler will be talking about “Cylinder Gardening.”

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Please contact the Reference Desk at (281) 488-1906 or visit us on the Second Floor for more information.     

Daughters of the Republic of Texas Lineage Day

Are you interested in joining the Daughters of the Republic of Texas?  Come join us on Saturday, March 3rd, from 10 am-2 pm in the Marge Jacobson Community Room as members from the Bluebonnet Branch Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas educate those interested on how to join and how best to start their research. 

A library representative will also be on hand to demonstrate how to use library resources and databases to conduct your research.  So come join us for the first lineage day hosted by the Bluebonnet Branch Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas!

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party on Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 pm

Join us for a special Twilight Tales on Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 PM.  We'll be saying "Happy Birthday to You" as we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss with fun stories and activities.  This program is designed for preschool age children and their families or caregivers.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available at the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before the program.