Asian Pacific Heritage Month

Storygami @ Aldine

There was a celebration on the night of Monday, May 19th at the Aldine Library. Families gathered together for "Storygami" in honor of Asian Pacific Heritage Month. Parents and children enjoyed learning about origami and creating different animals by folding paper. It was a fun-filled evening for everyone. 

 

Tea: the Golden Treasure

May is Asian Pacific Heritage Month! We're celebrating at the Aldine LIbrary by gathering in the Meeting Room on 5/15 at 3:30 PM to watch a movie about about the importance of tea in the life and culture of Taiwan. Afterwards, we will enjoy drinking a pot tea and having some snacks. Come join us!

Book Hunters in Brief #21: New Titles for Asian Pacific Heritage Month

Book Hunters in Brief #21 - APHMThis week, Book Hunters look at new titles in honor of Asian Pacific Heritage Month.

Mambo in Chinatown by Jean Kwok
On Such a Full Sea by Chang-Rae Lee 
Pioneer Girl by Bich Minh Nguyen 
The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide 
Family Life by Akhil Sharma

Visit Book Hunters for a customized reading list of your own.

Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month @ Your Library

Asian Pacific Heritage Month 2014 GraphicCelebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month at Harris County Public Library with a variety of programs for every age group. There will be book clubs for adults, teens and children, martial arts demonstrations, luaus, henna hand-painting, origami (and storigami), yoga, movies, lots of crafts and much more. Below is just some of what we have in store for May.

Children: Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a fish craft and lots more fun!

        Freeman Library will be celebrating Asian Pacific Heritage Month on Wednesday afternoon May 22 with activities that the whole family can enjoy.   This year's spotlighted country is India.   The activities will be held in the Community  Room from 4:30-7:00 pm.  No tickets are needed for this program - just drop on in.

The activities include learning to wrap a sari, henna designs and a fun fish craft.  There also will be music and coloring sheets.    This program is made possible by the generous donations of the Friends of Freeman Library. 

Explore India @ Your Library

 

* Space is limited.

Thursday, May 16th @ 10am.
This year, as we celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month,  we will be traveling to  India. Children and their  families are invited to join us for a free  puppet show.

* Tickets are not required. The safety of the children we serve is our first consideration. Room  capacity, as  determined by the fire  Marshall, as well as our desire for a  high-quality program necessitates limits.

This program will be in place of our regularly scheduled storytime.

Asian Pacific Heritage Festival Reminder

Hi everyone! I wanted to remind you not to miss our annual Asian Pacific Heritage Festival this Saturday, May 11 from 1-4pm at the Maud Marks Branch.  Make Mom a lei for Mother’s Day, sample a variety of Asian cuisine, enjoy an origami demonstration, and more!  This free event is fun for the whole family so come on over! 

Adult Crafts-to-Go Celebrates Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month

The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library’s Adult “Crafts-to-Go!” program celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this May with a Tiki Hit Picture Frame (as seen on the right). Pick up a kit, make a frame, and learn about Tiki culture. All materials needed are included within the bag, compliments of the Friends of Freeman Library, 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 regarding any questions and further recognition of Asian – Pacific American Heritage Month. 

Adult Programs in May @ your library

https://host4.evanced.info/harris/evanced/eventcalendar.aspThe Clear Lake City - County Freeman Branch Library invites you to join us for our Adult Programs this May*.  We look forward to TGIF Programs, various book clubs (mystery, great books, two science fiction/fantasy clubs, and YA Book Club for Adults, Freeman Needlecrafters, Girl Scout Express, Adult Crafts to Go, Clear Lake Area Writers (CLAW), and SCORE Counseling. As May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we will also be hosting a Passport to India program. Also, check out our SCORE Social Media Marketing and Top Star Marketing & Branding Presentations in May.

We will be closed on Monday, May 27th in honor of Memorial Day.

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