Freeman

Baby Playtime fun on Friday, August 18 @ 10:00 am

Babies and their grown ups are in for a great morning this Friday, August 18 at 10:00 am at Baby Playtime.   This free program is recommended for babies from infancy to 18 months old.  The babies can play with fun toys and board books.  They also can have fun chasing after bubbles!  This program does not require tickets, so babies and their grown up can just drop by the Children's Activity Space when the library opens at 10:00 am.  Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for their generous support for the toys and books in this program.

Adults - Thursday, 8/17 @ 6:30 PM - Green Thumb Lecture Series - Fall Vegetables

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service and the Harris County Master Gardeners are pleased to offer the Green Thumb Gardening Series of lectures at the Freeman Library from January to October of 2017. Lectures will be held on the third Thursday of every month on a variety of topics. These Lectures are FREE.

This month's topic of discussion will be "Fall Vegetables" on Thursday, 8/17 at 6:30 pm in the first floor Community Room. The Friends of Freeman Library support the Green Thumb Lecture Series.

Adults - Saturday 8/19 @ 10:15 AM - Trademark - A SCORE Small Business Workshop

Come to the Freeman Library on Saturday, 8/19 at 10:15 AM in the first floor Meeting Room for an informative workshop provided by SCORE Houston on trademarks.

The Friends of Freeman Library support this workshop. 

 

Adults - Each Tuesday @ 4:30 - Walk Away the Pounds!

Join us as we walk away the pounds with a FREE
1 hour/4 mile walking exercise class.


For more information, contact the Freeman Library Circulation Department by visiting us at 16616 Diana Lane/Houston, TX 77062 or calling (832) 9274-5420.

Book Buddies drawing registration ends of August 17

  Looking for a chance for your rising K-3 Grade child to share the joy of reading this fall?  The Book Buddies program is taking applications for a drawing for spots in this free program.  The program pairs a child with a trained adult volunteer to meet on a weekly basis to read together for 45 minutes.   The program will be on Tuesdays at 4:30-5:15 pm in the Children's Department.  It will run for 10 weeks from Tuesday, September 12 through Tuesday, November 14.   To register for the drawing, please stop by the Kids Inforamtion Desk.  The drawing ends Monday, August 17.   Families will be notified by email or phone if their child's name is drawn.

Adults - Friday, 8/4 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Continues with Event #5!

Adults - Friday, 8/4 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Continues with Event #5!

We look forward to showing Sabrina, the 1954 romantic comedy starring Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, and William Holden.This free program requires no registration.

Adults - Wednesday, 8/2 @ 10 AM - Adult Craft-In!

Come and learn how to make a fun, easy, and simple clothes pin candle holder. Space still open! Register by contacting the library! Supported by Friends of Freeman

Adults - Friday, 7/28 @ 3:30 PM - FamilySearch Genealogy Classes - Final Class of the Session!

Learning about our ancestors helps us better understand who we are-creating a family bond, linking the present to the past, and building a bridge to the future.

FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. It's all about family!

Meet the Houston Astros' mascot Orbit on Thursday, July 27 at 2:30 & 3:30 pm

   Houston Astros fans can show their team spirit this Thursday, July 27 by coming out to see the team mascot, Orbit, as he does shows at 2:30 & 3:30 pm.  Orbit uses humor and music to demonstrate the importance of summer reading for children.  This program is recommended for children 3 years and older.    Tickets are required.  They are free and available starting 30 minutes before each session.   Thank you to the Friends of Freeman Library for supporting this fun program and many others throughout the year.  Freeman Library opens at 1 pm on Thursdays.

Adults - Friday 7/28 @ 10:15 AM - TGIF Programs Summer Film Festival Event #4

TGIF Programs invites adults of all ages to join us for our Summer Film Festival. We will be showing films on various dates during Summer 2017. This free event requires no registration.

The Summer Film Festival continues with Event #4 on Friday, July 28 at 10:15 AM. Event #4 features "Strangers on a Train," the 1951 Alfred Hitchcock film - noir thriller which stars Farley Granger, Robert Walker, and Ruth Roman.

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