October talks at Lone Star College-CyFair include a personal perspective on Tejano culture, backstory and future of Towne Lake, Christmas tree décor and equestrian stories.
The Learning, Inspiration, Friendship and Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) programs in October 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.
- October 4 — The Tejano Spirit through Food and History
Assistant Director of the Children’s Library, Paula Gonzales, offers a personal perspective on food and culture as well as how the Tex-Mex cuisine is preserved and passed on to family. Enjoy a light refreshment at the end of the presentation. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
- October 11 — The Making of a Master-Planned Community: Towne Lake
Caldwell Companies Vice President of Operations, Kent Puckett, reveals the backstory regarding Towne Lake and delves into the history, progress, and future of our next-door neighbor, Towne Lake. There will be a drawing for a sunset cruise around the Towne Lake campus.
- October 18 — Decorate a Christmas Tree
It’s not too early to start thinking about holiday decorations, says Charlotte Lampe of Lampe Interiors, who reveals her best trade secrets on how to decorate a Christmas tree. You even may learn how to tie a bow.
- October 25 — Endurance Horseback Riding
Gulf Coast Reads title News of the World by Paulette Jiles describes long distance travel over Texas during the post-Civil War era. Come hear International Endurance Champion, Darolyn Butler of Cypress Trails Ranch, discusses life in the saddle for the brave equestrians who travel long distance for the fun and challenge of it.
Call the library at 281.290.3214 for L.I.F.E. program information or go online to LoneStar.edu.