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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):
March 2017
April 2017

March 2017

  • March 1 — Archaeology of New Orleans
    Follow LSC-CyFair Anthropology Associate Professor David Bruner as he leads you on a journey to discover the hidden history of the Big Easy.
  • March 8 — Near-Death Experiences (NDE)
    Learn about the history, the reality, and the skepticism behind the NDE. Irene McDonald, who experienced this type of profound psychological event, delves into tantalizing historic hints that NDE is not just a new-age phenomenon.
  • March 15 — Spring Break: No Workshop
  • March 22 — Calling All Puzzlers
    Can’t get enough of crosswords and Sudoku? Branch out and try some other word and number puzzle favorites like acrostics, cryptoquips, kakuro, diagramless, and more. Librarian Jane Stimpson offers strategies for each puzzle type and provides examples so you can start solving right away.
  • March 29 — The Warm and Fuzzy Fungus
    Ever wonder who first thought of eating that umbrella-shaped growth in the ground? Happily, our ancestors discovered edible mushrooms and Joan Everson cooks up some delightful mushroom-based cuisine.

April 2017

  • April 5 — The Opera and You
    Musician and Houston Grand Opera education manager, Kathleen Staten, explores how we can learn about ourselves while enjoying the art of musical storytelling through opera. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.
  • April 12 — Cape Cod and Its History
    Jane Stimpson takes us on a virtual excursion to Cape Cod, Massachusetts, past and present. Just what are quahogs and scrod?
  • April 19 — How Catalonia Celebrates St. George Day
    Tona Espel, librarian and native Catalonian, tells us about this important cultural holiday named after the patron saint of Catalonia. Come and learn some of its traditions and taste some treats.
  • April 26 — Nutrition for Heart Health
    Dr. Mary Alavi of Balanced Health and Wellness tells the unhappy story of how humans moved from natural food to processed food. Sample some healthful snacks. Celebrating Go Red Week for Heart Health with the Wellness Committee.

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