LIFE: Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship, and Enrichment

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

April 2015

  • April 1 — Tumbleweeds, Coyotes, and Outlaws: Storytelling from the Old West
    Writer Gordon Rottman discusses the western novel, the origins and evolution of this original American literary genre.
  • April 8 — Discourse, Politics, and the Use of Politically Correct Speech
    Philosophy Professor and Think Factory guru Mark Thorsby dissects “political correctness” and how it can hijack true civil discourse.
  • April 15 — Getting Social
    We’ve all heard of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, but what about Vine, SnapChat and Tumblr? Librarian Tracy Williams takes us on a whirlwind tour of today’s social networking sites.
  • April 22 — Ellis Island to Galveston Island: Genealogy Immigration Records
    Let’s delve into genealogy and immigration records with Mick Stafford. We will get a report on Mick’s DNA ancestry, also.
  • April 29 — It’s Springtime and the Birding is Easy
    Jeff Mohamed talks about spring migration and about bird nesting and breeding activity in our area.

May 2015

  • May 6 — Pet Adoption with Houston SPCA
    Meet Lisa Rotter, Community Outreach Manager, Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, who will help us learn about their various life-saving pet programs and tell us why it is so important to adopt a pet from a shelter. They even have their own TV show: Animals Cops: Houston on Animal Planet.
  • May 13 — Behold Improv: Getting to the Power of Yes!
    Discover the magic of improvisation as Dianah Dulany, owner and producer of ComedySportz, takes the concept of persuasion to a fun and fabulous level. If you’re game, join the fun and learn some improvisational techniques.
  • May 20 — Cookin’ with Kim
    Amazing Chef Kim loves to make meal time easier. Her home-based kitchen in Cypress is a practical solution for those of us who just don’t want to cook every night. Enjoy fabulous cooking (cookinwithkim.com).
  • May 27 — Sit and Be Fit: Ergonomics for a Healthier You
    Dr. Trang Nguyen of Win Chiropractic demonstrates simple, safe fitness exercises to do while seated. She will also address good posture and stress relief of the neck and back.

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