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Friday @ your Library

From Adult Services:

On Friday, February 12th, Master Gardener Herman Auer talked about optimal gardening in the Houston area. After his
presentation, Mr. Auer answered numerous questions from the audience.

This Friday, February 19th, we anticipate seeing Dr. Richard Sparks, D.D.S and Dental Hygienist Tiffany Sparks. They will speak on "Adult Dental Health: From Basic Prevention To Cosmetic Dentistry." Coffee and snacks are provided by the Friends of Freeman Library. If you have any questions, please call the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062.

Adults of all ages are welcome to join us.
 

"Your Best Defense" Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration! workshop

From Jorie Nissen & Carola Massimino:

On Monday, February 8th, the Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration! program presented the "Your Best Defense" workshop. We learned about effective speech in conflict. Then, we discussed what to do in uncomfortable situations and ways to increase our safety in public areas. We ended the workshop with martial arts presenter Ash Welborn who instructed us in self-defense techniques.

Next month, the Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration! program looks forward to presenting the "Women through Time" workshop. This happens on Monday, March 22nd at 4:30 pm. Registration opens Monday, February 22nd. Please call 281-488-1906  to register for this free workshop.

 

This Friday @ Your Library

From Adult Services @ Freeman:

Kathryn Black Morrow spoke February 5th  at our Under50Over program. She gave
excellent tips for sorting, organizing and writing about all the various
family photos, letters, reciepts and clothes or other material you have
inhereted or have collected. We hope to have her come again and expand on
writing about our Family History.

We are looking forward to having Herman Auer who is standing in for Mary Demeny speak on gardening in the Houston area Friday the 12th. Adults of all ages are welcome to join us.
 

Adult Crafts-To-Go! for Black History Month

The “Adult Crafts-to-Go!” program returns on Monday, February 1st, in honor of Black History Month. This simple project can be requested at the Second Floor Reference Desk while supplies last. Supplies provided by Friends of Freeman Library.

February Under 50 Over

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to the under50over Programs in February. 

Friday, February 5th @ 10:30 am – From Piles of Junk to Polished Prose: Writing Your Family’s History by Kathryn Black Morrow.  This is a joint program by the University of Houston - Clear Lake and Freeman Branch Library

Friday, February 12th @ 10:30 am – Gardening with Mary Demney by Mary Demney, Master Gardener.  

Friday, February 22nd @ 10:30 am –  Dental Health for Adults by Tiffany Sparks Dental Hygienist, Cosmetic Smile Designs.  

Girl Scouts Interest Project: Exploration Workshops

 Here is the Spring 2010 schedule of "Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration!" workshops. For more information, please contact us at (281) 488-1906 or visit us at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062. Registration for two workshops has already opened.

Registration for Girl Scout IP:E! "Your Best Defense"

 Registration opens Friday, January 8th. Please contact the library at (281) 488-1906 or stop by at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 in order to register. The "Your Best Defense" workshop happens on Monday, February 8th at 4:30 pm.

Registration for Girl Scout IP:E! Couch Potato Opens Monday, January 4

Registration opens Monday, January 4th. Please contact the library at (281) 488-1906 or stop by at 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, TX 77062 in order to register. The "Couch Potato" workshop happens on Thursday, January 28th at 4:30 pm.

 

Under 50 Over Programs for January 2010

 

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library invites you to the under50over Programs in December. 

Friday, January 1st  – CLOSED

Friday, January 8th @ 10:30 am – Finding Reliable Health Information by Professor Jerah Thomas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center - Nassau Bay.  This is a joint program by the University of Houston - Clear Lake and Freeman Branch Library

Girl Scout Interest Project: Exploration! Workshops - Spring 2010

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library is pleased to offer the continuation of the Girl Scout “Interest Project: Exploration!” program in Spring 2010. All Girl Scout “Interest Project: Exploration!” workshops are free but registration is required. Please contact the library at 16616 Diana Lane or telephone 281-488-1906 to register. Space is limited.

The Schedule is as follows:

Thursday, January 28th @ 4:30 pm in the Meeting Room - Couch Potato (Registration opens Monday, January 4th.)

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