Freeman

TGIF Programs' Technology Q&A Series This Friday!


The TGIF Programs “Technology Question & Answer” Series continues in the upstairs Training Lab on Friday, February 12 at 10:30 AM. Here’s a chance to ask Freeman Library staff and other attendees about computers, smartphones, mobile devices, and eMedia from the HCPL Digital Media Catalog.

Reading Buddies drawing registration has been extended through February 10

The deadline for registering for a drawing for spots in Reading Buddies has been extended through Wednesday, February 10.  Reading Buddies is a new program that will pair a child in 1st through 3rd grade with a caring adult to give the child additional practice with reading.  The 45 minute program will be on Tuesday afternoons at 4:30 pm at Freeman.  It begins March 1 and runs through May 25 - there will be no session during Spring Break week.

Freeman Cultural Series - Film Night - Monday


Adults - Please join us this Monday at 6:00 PM for the Freeman Cultural Series Film Night. In honor of African American History Month, we will be showing the 1963 film Lilies of the Field starring Sidney Poitier and Lilia Skala. If you miss this night, the film will have an encore during the TGIF Friday Film Series on February 26 at 10:30 AM.

All Freeman Cultural Series events are supported by the Friends of Freeman Library. 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. 

 

February Programs in Children's Department

We're six days into February, but there's still plenty of fun programs in the Children's Department.  In addition to our regular storytimes for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers, we have Maker Monday on Mondays at 4:30 pm.  This program is for children 5-12 years old.  This program features either an activity or a craft.  Tickets are required.  They are given out 30 minutes before the program.

TGIF Programs Hosts Robert Jacobus, Author of Houston Cougars in the 1960s


TGIF Programs is pleased to host Robert Jacobus, author of Houston Cougars in the 1960s: Death Threats, the Veer Offense, and the Game of the Century, at 10:30 AM on Friday, February 5. Mr. Jacobus' book and presentation, which focus on the integration of the University of Houston athletic teams, is part of the Freeman Cultural Series.

The Freeman Cultural Series This February

The Adult Services and Young Adult (YA) Services Departments invite you to join us for our new programming called "Freeman Cultural Series" in February. We'll offer events at various times of day throughout the month. Below is our lineup: 

Brand New Adult Crafts-To-Go Project!

Adults - stop by the upstairs Reference Desk, to pick up an Adult Crafts-To-Go kit. We're making heart & ribbon bookmarks in February. 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.

February in Adult Services & Technology Training Courses


 

Adults - Check out what Adult Services & Technology Training Courses have in store this February! Click on the following link to download copies of the schedules: http://tinyurl.com/hac93x2

TGIF Programs Friday Film Series Continues This Friday!

The Friday Film Series continues on Friday, January 29 at 10:15 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. We will be showing Despicable Me (2010), an animated film which features the vocal talents of Steve Carell, Jason Segel, and Russell Brand.

All TGIF Programs events are free and no registration is required. Refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. Please contact the Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 or at 281-488-1906 for further information.

New Program: Reading Buddies starts at Freeman Library

Freeman Library begins Reading Buddies, a new program for children in 1st-3rd grade to get more practice with reading.  This program pairs a child with a caring adult to practice reading and do fun literacy activities.  The program will be on Tuesdays at 4:30 pm at Freeman Library.   Each session is 45 minutes. The program begins Tuesday, March 1 and runs for 12 sessions through May 25 (there will be no session during Spring Break), .

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