Free Wednesday L.I.F.E. workshops this March include gardening, genealogy and eReaders

LIFE: Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship and EnrichmentLearn something new from organic gardening to genealogy to eReaders  at the upcoming March workshops.

Lone Star College-CyFair’s Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship, and Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) programs are free and held Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the library (Room 131 unless otherwise noted) at 9191 Barker Cypress. There is no workshop March 14 due to Spring Break.

• March 7 — Square Foot Gardening
Do you like the idea of having your own fresh, organic produce, but you are afraid to take the plunge? Join Denise Miller, garden educator, to learn how to create a small raised bed area enriched with compost and tender, loving, but manageable care.

• March 14 — No Workshop - Spring Break

• March 21 — Genealogy Virtual Vacation
Don’t have the funds to visit homeland of your ancestors? No problem. Library Director Mick Stafford reveals which websites and databases provide address information. Then learn how that information can unlock a virtual vacation using Google map technology and a few other websites.

• March 28 — eReader Rodeo and Roundup
Checkout the latest array of digital readers and tablets including Kindle Touch, Kindle Fire, NOOK Color, NOOK Tablet, and the iPad 2. Get hands-on demos for all devices with tips and tricks to utilize your digital device with Dorrie Scott, Abraham Korah and Melanie Wachsmann.

Call the library at 281.290.3214 for L.I.F.E. program information or go online to LoneStar.edu.