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LIFE = Learning, Inspiration, Friendship, and Enrichment

Meets Wednesdays @ 10:00 a.m. in library meeting room 131 unless otherwise noted.

Monthly LIFE Fliers (PDF):
October 2017
November 2017
December 2017-Early January 2018

October 2017

  • October 4 — The Tejano Spirit through Food and History
    Assistant Library Director for Children's Services Paula Gonzales offers a personal perspective on food and culture and how the Tex-Mex cuisine is preserved and passed on to family. Enjoy a light refreshment at the end of the presentation. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • October 11 — The Making of a Master-Planned Community: Towne Lake
    Caldwell Companies Vice President of Operations, Kent Puckett, reveals the backstory regarding Towne Lake and delves into the history, progress, and future of our next-door neighbor, Towne Lake. There will be a drawing for a sunset cruise around the Towne Lake campus.
  • October 18 — Decorate a Christmas Tree
    It’s not too early to start thinking about holiday decorations says Charlotte Lampe of Lampe Interiors who reveals her best trade secrets on decorating a Christmas tree. You even may learn how to tie a bow.
  • October 25 — Endurance Horseback Riding
    Gulf Coast Reads title News of the World by Paulette Jiles describes long distance travel over Texas during the post-Civil War era. International Endurance Champion, Darolyn Butler of Cypress Trails Ranch discusses life in the saddle for the brave equestrians who travel long distance for the fun and challenge of it.

November 2017

  • November 1 —  Mind Over Meds 
    Learn emotion empowerment by tapping into the mind-body connection. Tejal Shah Ravani, therapist and healer, guides us in practices which can help  clear, heal, and rejuvenate.
  • November 8 — Study Abroad Italy: Ancient Villas of Stabiae
    Cheryl LeJune shares her experiences at the excavation site of the villas from the ancient town of Stabiae, a once popular gulf-side resort for ultra-wealthy Romans. With panoramic views of Mount Vesuvius less than 10 miles away, these villas, along with the towns of  Pompeii and Herculaneum, were buried during the 79 AD eruption.
  • November 15 — Let the Pho Be With You  
    Our own circulation specialist Huyen Doan cooks up some healthful and delicious Vietnamese pho or soup with noodles.
  • November 22 — No Workshop to Be Held - Happy Thanksgiving
  • November 29 —  A Christmas Craft
    Surprise ! Surprise! Calling all artsy people to take a chance and try your hand at a holiday-themed project with Leah Stark.

December 2017-Early January 2018

  • December 6 —  Christmas Cuisine in India
    Usha Dontharaju cooks us up some samples of holiday food Indian style from soup to nuts.
  • December 13 —  Christmas Caroling with Jen
    “Here we come a-wassailing among the leaves so green.” Bring your singing voice and learn caroling trivia with musician and children’s librarian, Jen Crouse.
  • December 20 - No Workshop to Be Held
  • December 27 - No Workshop to Be Held
  • January 3 - No Workshop to Be Held

LIFE resumes January 10, 2018 with an Elvis birthday celebration with rock and roll historian Steve Davis, Lone Star College-Kingwood.


Contact the LSC-CyFair Library: chat | e-mail | voice - 281.290.3214 | text - 832.463.0478 
Maintained by: C. Gunnels-Assistant Director for Adult Services & Staff Training
claire.b.gunnels@lonestar.edu