Best Selling Authors for Young Readers Visit Freeport Branch Library Oct. 6th 3-5 pm

Best Selling Authors Greg and Cynthia Lietich Smith Appearing at Freeport Library Sat. Oct. 6th – Check Freeport Branch Library for info or see below!

Freeport Branch Library Author Visit

October 6, 2012

 

 

About the authors
Cynthia and Greg write books for young readers. Cynthia is a New York Timesand Publisher’s Weeklybestelling author who was named the first featured author of Texas Library Association’s Spirit of TexasReading Program.

 

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Cynthia Leitich SmithFreeport Branch Library

Brazoria County Library System

 

Contact Us
Brazoria County Library System
451 N Velasco
Angleton, Texas 77515

 

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Best-selling author Cynthia Leitich Smith and her husband Greg Leitich Smith are coming to Freeport!

 

Greg and Cynthia Leitich Smith 

Author visit and signing

 

Saturday, October 6

3:00-5:00 p.m.

Freeport Branch Library

 

 

Cynthia Leitich Smith 

Cynthia is the New York Times andPublisher’s Weekly best-selling author of “Tantalize,” “Eternal,” “Blessed,” “Diabolical,” and “Tantalize: Kieran’s Story,” all Gothic fantasies from Candlewick Press.

“Tantalize” was a Borders Original Voices selection, honored at the 2007 National Book Festival, and The Horn Book called it “an intoxicating romantic thriller.”

“Eternal” was a YALSA Teens Top Ten nominee, featured at the Texas Book Festival, and Publisher’s Weekly said “…readers should be hooked by this fully formed world, up through the action-packed finale. It debuted at #5 on theNew York Times best-seller list and #13 on the Publisher’s Weekly best-seller list.

“Blessed” was a YALSA Teens Top Ten nominee and cheered by The Horn Book Magazine as “A hearty meal for the thinking vampire reader.” Kirkus Reviews calls the world “wild and ultimately fascinating.”

 

Greg Leitich Smith 

In addition to “Chronal Engine,” Greg is the author of “Ninjas, Piranhas, and Galileo” and “Tofu and T.Rex.” He and Cynthia co-authored the picture book “Santa Knows.”

 

Greg has degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Texas at Austin.  In addition, he has a degree in law from The University of Michigan Law School.

 

 

Jingle DancerCynthia’s book “Jingle Dancer” was a finalist for the Oklahoma Book Award, runner-up for the Western Writers Association Storyteller Award, and was named to the Texas 2×2 List.

 

 

Jen’s Weekly !LIVE! Music Calendar Th. Sep 27 thru Su. Sep 30

Jen’s Weekly !LIVE! Music Calendar Thur. Sep 27 – Sun. Sep 30

Hi Friends!

Super Festive News Flash!! It’s here!  The iPhoneJen on the Brazos” app is here! It’s FREE!! Now you can search who’s playing at your favorite venue, or where your favorite band will be tonight! There’s a handy restaurant guide (with reviews) and even a place to look for special ‘Deals on the Brazos’!! Catch a happy hour deal – restaurant deals and more! It’s the handiest guide for fun on the Brazos. Android Version Available also.

 

Thursday Aug 23

Th  Angleton Icehouse and Grill: October 6th: ”Breast Cancer Benefit for Miriam Hyman”, battling stage 4 triple negative breast cancer on Saturday, October 6 from 11:00am-til you’re happy. Contact person is Tracy West @979-848-7373; e-mail — fatboyisaac@yahoo.com; FaceBook Page– Miriam Hyman Benefit.

Th Belles Landing,E. Columbia  Matt Edquist, Benny Notgrass, Kurt Ruthstrom and Friends! Country/Americana

Th Busters Bar, Brazoria: Notorious R.O.D. & Dub D Ent.  TX Style Karaoke & Music

Th Castaway’s Surfside: Check back for updates

Th Club 332  (Super 8 Motel)  Clute:   DJ Juan and Ultimate Sounds

Th Club Kaboom 215 E. Park Ave., Freeport: Dance/Hip Hop

Th  Cooter Brown’s, Brazoria: Darker Side Karaoke - No Cover!

Th The Crab Trap  Sargent Annual Fishing Tournament this Weekend (see Fri and Sat for more info)!

Th Kicks, Angleton: Shane Barnhill  Country

Th Mulberry Bar and Grill, Angleton: 

Th Pier 30, Surfside: Karoake by Karoake Concepts
Th Shady’s Porch Pub , Angleton:

Th Scotties Lounge, Freeport: Digital Juke Box

Th  Sharkie’s on the Beach (Surfside)

Th West of the Brazos, Damon:

 

 

 

Friday Aug 24

Fr Angleton Icehouse: Check back for updates

Fr Armadillo Ballroom, Brazoria:  Country

Fr Belle’s Landing, E Columbia: Matt Edquist, Benny Notgrass, Kurt Ruthstrom and Friends! Country/Americana

Fr  Buster’s Bar, Brazoria

Fr Castaway Bar and Grill, Surfside:  Check back for update

Fr Cooter Brown’s Country Club, Brazoria:   Country
Fr  Crab Trap, Sargent   Houston Bearing and Supply Annual Fishing Tournament

Fr Dido’s Seafood and Steak  Ronnie Coleman  Pop/Country

Fr The Clarion (Brazosport College):

Fr Club VIP,Freeport:   Dance

Fr Club Kaboom: (217 E. Park Ave.,Freeport) Dance/Hip Hop

Fr KC’s on the Creek: Oyster Creek

Fr Kicks, Angleton:    Shane Barnhill  Country

Fr Iron Cactus BBQ & Grill , Sargent Benny Notgrass (1st Friday of each month)    Country

Fr Mulberry Bar and Grill, Angleton: DJ

Fr Neon Moon,   Ron Shumate  Country

Fr Pier 30, Surfside:  Downfall    Futuristic Rock

Fr Ronnie’s Icehouse, Brazoria: Check back for updates

Fr Rumors Nightclub, Freeport:

Fr: Scotties Lounge, Freeport:  Digital Jukebox and Outdoor Fun!

Fr Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton:

Fr Sharkies on the Beach: Surfside

Fr Tammy’s Tavern, Freeport:

Fr West of the Brazos, Damon

Fr Willie’s Event Center (formerly Bobby Joe’s) Angleton

 

Saturday, August 25

 

Sa Angleton Icehouse:   Check back for updates

Sa Armadillo Ballroom Brazoria Country

Sa Belle’s Landing,  E. Columbia:     The Silverado Band – Pure Country!

Sa  Beach Bait and Tackle, Surfside 

Sa Buster’s Bar, Brazoria:

Sa Castaway Bar and Grill, Surfside:  Big Richard – Rock Covers/Originals

Sa  The Clarion at Brazosport College:

Sa Club VIP, FreeportDJ – Variety/Dance

Sa Cooter Browns Country Club, Brazoria: EIGHTY PLUS!!! Eighties to contemporary Rock
Sa  Crab Trap, Sargent: Houston Bearing and Supply Annual Fishing Tournament

Sa Dido‘s, Brazoria   Restaurant and Entertainment   Ronnie Coleman   Pop/Country

Sa Fraternal Order of the Eagle #3111, (6818 Surfside Road, Hwy. 332 E,FreeportTexas77541)

Sa Iron Cactus Grill BBQ & Grill:  Sargent
Sa KC’s on the Creek   Turtle Cove

Sa Kicks, Angleton:    Desert Roads Country

Sa Mulberry Bar and Grill, Angleton: Grupo La Soledad FREE ADMISSION!

Sa Neon Moon, Bay City

Sa Pier 30, Surfside:  Trip to Cascity   Rock

Sa Ronnie’s Icehouse, Brazoria: Check back for updates

Sa Rumors Nightclub, Freeport:

Sa Sandbar and Grill   Quintana

Sa Scotties Lounge, Freeport: Internet Jukebox and Outdoor Fun!

Sa Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton:

Sa Sharkies on the Beach: Surfside  

Sa VFW Hall (108 So. Ave. D,Freeport)

Sa Tammy’s Tavern, Freeport: 2 Smooth  Pop/Rock

Sa West of the BrazosOld Rascals   Country/Rock   8:00pm to 12:00 am

 

Sunday, August 26

 

Su Belle’s Landing, E Columbia   5-9pm Karaoke by  Winstorm

Su Cooter Brown’s Country Club, Brazoria:

 

Su Pier 30, Surfside:   Rock

 

Su Bridge Bait and Tackle, Surfside: Could be anyone who shows up and wants to jam!

 

Su Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton

Su  West of theBrazos,  Damon  Classic Rock Sundays!

 

Restaurants, Bands, Venues, Clubs, Entertainers, Music Retailers, Recording Studios – Let Brazoria County Know About You! 

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Starting as little as $50 per month!

Jen’s Weekly !LIVE! Music Calendar Fri. Sep 14 – Sun Sep 16

Hi Friends!

Weren’t those first few days of the week absolutely gorgeous?! Fall is right around the corner – time to get out your dancing shoes!

Congrats to Kevin Burns: Lion of the Year! We all know Kevin deserves this! Congrats Kevin on jobs very well done!

  • I am very honored to be selected as Freeport Host Lion’s Club’s “Lion of the Year” for 2011-2012. There are many members of our club who go above and beyond the call of duty who are just as if not more deserving than I am. I feel very honored.

 

Friday Sep 14 2012

Fr Angleton Icehouse: Check back for updates

Fr Armadillo Ballroom, Brazoria:Desert Roads Country

Fr Belle’s Landing, E Columbia: The Richards  Folk/Country

Fr  Buster’s Bar, Brazoria

Fr Castaway Bar and Grill, Surfside:  DJ ROD

Fr Club Kaboom, Freeport

Fr Cooter Brown’s Country Club, Brazoria:
Fr  Crab Trap, Sargent 

Fr Dido’s Seafood and Steak   Check back for updates

Fr The Clarion (Brazosport College): Clint Black 9/14 click here for ticket info!

Fr Club VIP, Freeport:   Variety Dance

Fr Cooter Brown’s Country Club, Brazoria:   Check back for updates
Fr KC’s on the Creek: Oyster Creek

Fr Kicks, Angleton:     Cheyenne   Country

Fr Iron Cactus BBQ & Grill , Sargent Benny Notgrass (1st Friday of each month)    Country

Fr Mulberry Bar and Grill, Angleton:  Eighties Plus  Eighties Rock
Fr Neon Moon,   Something Else  Rock

Fr Pier 30, Surfside:  Space Monkey  Rock

Fr Ronnie’s Icehouse, Brazoria: Check back for updates

Fr Rumors Nightclub, Freeport:

Fr: Scotties Lounge, Freeport:  Digital Jukebox

Fr Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton:

Fr Sharkies on the Beach: Surfside

Fr Tammy’s Tavern, Freeport:
Fr West of the Brazos,  Old Rascals    Blues/Rock

Fr Willie’s Event Center (formerly Bobby Joe’s)

Saturday, Sep 15

Sa Angleton Icehouse:   Check back for updates

Sa Armadillo Ballroom Emotions  Country

Sa Belle’s Landing,  E. Columbia:    Cody Rowe   Country

Sa  Beach Bait and Tackle, Surfside 

Sa Buster’s Bar, Brazoria:

Sa Castaway Bar and Grill, Surfside:  Stone Cold and Eighties Plus – Rock

Sa  The Clarion at Brazosport College:  Clint Black 9/14 click here for ticket info!
Sa Club VIP, FreeportDJ – Variety/Dance

Sa Cooter Browns Country Club, Brazoria:
Sa  Crab Trap, Sargent 

Sa Dido‘s, Brazoria   Restaurant and Entertainment

Sa Fraternal Order of the Eagle #3111, (6818 Surfside Road, Hwy. 332 E, Freeport Texas 77541)

Sa Iron Cactus Grill BBQ & Grill:  Sargent
Sa  Kaboom Next (formerly The Venue 217. E Park Ave.) in Freeport -

Sa KC’s on the Creek   Turtle Cove

Sa Kicks, Angleton:     Cheyenne   Country

Sa Mulberry Bar and Grill, Angleton:

Sa Neon Moon, Bay City

Sa Pier 30, Surfside:   Soulful Tears   Rock/Blues

Sa Ronnie’s Icehouse, Brazoria: Check back for updates

Sa Rumors Nightclub, Freeport:

Sa Sandbar and Grill   Quintana

Sa Scotties Lounge, Freeport: Internet Jukebox

Sa Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton:

Sa Sharkies on the Beach: Surfside Madhatter    Rock

Sa VFW Hall (108 So. Ave. D, Freeport)

Sa Tammy’s Tavern, Freeport:

Sa West of the Brazos:

 

Sunday, Sep. 17

Su Belle’s Landing, E Columbia  5-9pm Karaoke by  Winstorm

Su Cooter Brown’s Country Club, Brazoria:

Su Pier 30, Surfside:   Rock

Su Bridge Bait and Tackle, Surfside: Could be anyone who shows up and wants to jam!

Su Shady’s Porch Pub, Angleton

Su  West of the Brazos,  Damon  Classic Rock Sundays!

Restaurants, Bands, Venues, Clubs, Entertainers, Music Retailers, Recording Studios – Let Brazoria County Know About You! 

Advertise with Jen on the Brazos! 

Starting as little as $50 per month!