Take a break this holiday at Lone Star College-CyFair to attend a variety of programs that are tasty, musical, historical, informative and fun.
The Learning, Inspiration, Friendship and Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) programs in November and December 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.
- Nov. 2 - Indian Festival of Lights
Usha Dontharaju cooks up something sweet and something savory to give you an idea of how the Festival of Lights is celebrated in India.
- Nov. 9 - A Morning at the Opera
Ann Thompson is most opera-tically yours as she talks a bit about the 416-year history of the opera: the what, the why, the how, and the where (in Houston) with plenty of video snippets of upcoming events.
- Nov. 16 - What Birds Tell Us About Our World
Writer and Lone Star College-North Harris Professor Gary Clark and photographer Kathy Adams Clark discuss their latest books (Book of Texas Birds, Texas A&M University Press and Backroads of Texas, Voyageurs Press) and delve into the human connection to birds and what that tells us about ourselves. Book signing follows.
- Nov. 30 - Zumba Light
Work off holiday treats in advance with simple Latino dance moves you can do anywhere. LSC-CyFair Assistant Professor Stephanie Krueger shows you how.
- Dec. 7 - Make Holiday Greeting Cards
Cindy Hoffart-Watson, children’s specialist, leads a workshop on creating beautiful, handcrafted holiday cards. All supplies included.
- Dec. 14 - Holiday Sing Along
Let's sing our way into the holiday spirit with songs new and old. With children’s librarian and musician, Jen Crouse, we will enjoy cider and snacks and learn the stories behind some of your favorite songs.
No workshops will be held Nov. 23, Dec. 21, Dec. 28, 2016 and Jan. 4, 2017. L.I.F.E. resumes Jan. 11, 2017.
Call the library at 281.290.3214 for L.I.F.E. program information or go online to LoneStar.edu.