Young Audiences of Houston Presents "Congo Square"

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month with a music program for the whole family on Thursday, February 9 at 6:30 pm.  Young Audiences of Houston musicians, Joseph Dixon and JAWAD, talk about the music contributions of several African American musicians: jazz players Louis Armstrong and Jelly Roll Morton, ragtime composer Scott Joplin, and blues player W.C.

Afterschool Craft: Make a Mardi Gras Mask & Hat

  Going to the Mardi Gras parades in Kemah or Galveston...or even farther away?  Well, you'll need a fun mask or hat to bring with you.  Join us for our monthly afterschool craft this Wednesday, February 8 at 4:30 pm.  We'll be making a Mardi Gras mask and hat and listening to some fun Mardi Gras music.  We'll also be giving out some Mardi Gras beads so you'll be ready for the parades.  Tickets are required.  They are free and available from the Kids Information Desk starting 30 minutes before the program. 

 

From Dinosaurs to Diesel: Oil and its Implications - Friday @ Your Library

The under50over Program at Clear Lake City-County Freeman and the University of Houston-Clear Lake (CLASP) invite you to join us Friday, February 3rd at 10:30 am in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. William Powers, Ph. D., of UHCL, will present “Dinosaurs to Diesel: Oil and Its Implications. ”

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.     

Adult Crafts-to-Go! Celebrates Black History Month

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library’s Adult “Crafts-to-Go!” program is kicking off the Black History Month celebration on February 1st.  Our project this month is a Quilt Square Magnet. On the back of the instructions, you can read about the Underground Railroad Quilt Code. The Quilt Square Magnet project can be made anywhere. All materials needed are included within the bag, compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library, while supplies last.

February Adult Programs @ Your Library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library looks forward to its February Programs*.  This includes the under50over, Book Clubs, Crafts-to-Go, Freeman Needlecrafters, MWA Advisors, and various celebrations of Black History Month. All programming is supported by the Friends of Freeman Library. 

For more information on any of our programs in February, please contact the library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at the upstairs Information Desk. The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library is located on 16616 Diana Lane, just off of Bay Area Boulevard.

*To print the calendar for February, click on the attachment below.