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Estate Planning Advice @ Freeman Library

Join us Wednesday, May 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Marge Jacobson Community Room for a presentation on estate planning by Dean Shearer, board certified estate attorney.  This presentation is part of the retirement planning workshop series offered by MWA Advisors, Inc. with support from NAPFA Consumer Education Foundation.  This is the last session before the summer break, so put it on your calendar now!

Letters of John and Abigail Adams Dramatized

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library's Under 50Over Program and the University of Houston-Clear Lake invite you to join us Friday May 6th at 10:30 am  for a dramatic reading of “My Beloved Friend: The Letters of Abigail and John Adams.”  It will be presented by Nancy and Walt Hansen and narrated by Betty Crockford.  The program will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room which can be found on the first floor of the building.

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. For more information about this or any other program, please call Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or stop by your library at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX  77062.

Freeman's "Adult Crafts-to-Go!" recognizes Asian Pacific Heritage Month

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library will offer the continuation of the “Crafts- to-Go!” program Monday, May 2, 2011 in recognition of Asian Pacific  Heritage Month.  The Craft for May is an East Asian inspired paper lantern. This project can be made at the library or at home. All materials needed to make the lantern are included within the bag, compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library. They will be available while supplies last.

Fridays in May @ your library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library anticipates Fridays as it continues the under50over Program in May 2011. The schedule of events for May is to the right.* In May, under50over will host presentations of a dramatic reading of Abigail and John Adams’ correspondence, audiology, and bone and joint health. At the end of the month, we will have a Movie Day. 

When Silence Isn't Golden: The Life of Rachel Carson @ Your Library

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library's under50over  Program invites you to join us Friday, April 15th at 10:30 am in the Community Room to learn about Rachel Carson, writer, ecologist and scientist.  Jorie Nissen, Reference Librarian at Freeman Branch Library will present this program about this well known author. 

Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. For more information about this or any other program, please call Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX  77062.

Personal Safety @ Your Library

The under50over invites you to join us Friday, April 8th at 10:30 am in the Marge Jacobson Community Room to hear Officer Derr from the Houston Police Department to learn more about making our lives safer. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. For more information about this program call Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX  77062.

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Scratch-Art Picture Frames for April "Adult Crafts to Go!"

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to pick up the April “Adult Crafts to Go” project beginning Friday, April 1st. The project for April is a “Scratch-Art Picture Frame.” This program, supported by the Friends of Freeman, features simple craft projects which may be picked up at the second floor Information Desk. These projects can be taken anywhere and made anywhere. These kits are available while supplies last. (Picture not included.) 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.

Understanding Your Medications @ Your Library

 The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library  and the University of Houston - Clear Lake invite adults of all ages to under50over this Friday, April 1st  at 10:30 am. We look forward to a presentation from Jeff Sherer, Pharm.D., called “Understanding Your Medications And Their Effect.”   

This presentation will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman.

Fridays in April @ your library

The Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library anticipates Fridays as it continues the under50over Program in April  2011. The schedule of events for April is to the right.* In April ,  under50over will host presentations on understanding medications, personal safety, and Rachel Carson. At the end of the month, we will have a Movie Day. 

Movie Day @ your library

Adults of all ages are invited to come to the under50over Movie Day this Friday. The title is to be announced and the movie will start at 10:15 am. Movie Day will take place in the Marge Jacobson Community Room on the first floor of the library. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of Freeman.

Also, please look for the April under50over schedule to be posted soon.

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