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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):
July 2017
August 2017

July 2017

  • July 5 — No Session Held: Happy Independence Day!
  • July 12 — History of Cookbooks
    Pam Panettiere, librarian and history buff, delves into the quirky history of the cookbook and dares to reproduce some of the culinary discoveries of her gustatory endeavor.
  • July 19 — Sgt. Pepper and the Genius of the Beatles, 1967-2017
    Remember "Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band?" It has been fifty years since the Beatles reinvented themselves. Steve Davis, LSC-Kingwood professor and rock and roll aficionado, reports on his Beatles research and throws in a little Jim Morrison for hard-core rockers.
  • July 26 — A Paratrooper’s Story
    Learn about the life of paratroopers and their colorful lore and see how they look at life from both sides of the clouds. See a parachute up close for a parachute pullout demonstration. Former paratrooper Master Sergeant Gordon Rottman presides.

August 2017

  • August 2 — Written in the Stars
    Darrell Jenkins, author of First Light and Beyond: Making a Success of Astronomical Observing,  reveals simple strategies to help you explore the summer sky and ready yourself for a once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse on August 21.
  • August 9 — Make a Haku Lei
    While traditional leis are constructed with natural foliage and flowers, LSC-CyFair's own Leah Stark demonstrates how this garland of love can be created with materials which do not die.
  • August 16 — Global Houston
    No need for a passport. Join ESL instructor Ruth McDonald on a trip around the world without ever leaving Houston and enjoy some international nibbles along the way.
  • August 23 — Getting to Know You, Anthropology Style
    What can we discover about a people from their prehistoric works of rock art? LSC-CyFair's Dr. David Bruner reveals details of the indigenous Coso peoples of central California derived from their petroglyphs.
  • August 30 — Let Your Fingers Do the Walking
    Online internet shoppers unite! Librarian Melanie Wachsmann gives us tips on how to shop online and get the best deals.

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Maintained by: C. Gunnels-Assistant Director for Adult Services & Staff Training