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Thursday, January 11 from 1 - 2pm; continuing on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 - 2pm Tai Chi for Seniors: a program of the Senior Citizen Center at Friendswood Library. Tai Chi is an internal martial art.  The gentle movements of tai chi reduce stress and offer other health benefits.

Thursday, January 18th at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library Flicks presents Brief Encounter starring Celia Johnson and Trevor Howard.  Directed by David Lean in 1945. This film is not rated and runs 86 minutes. Voted second greatest British film of all time by the British Film Institute. Movie Night schedule


Thursday, January 18 at 6:40pm Harry Potter Family Book Club - A book club for the whole family!  Read Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and join us for discussion , a craft, and trivia contest.

Tuesday, January 23rd from 1 - 3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminar - Creating Resumes. Get noticed! Learn how to develop professional applications, resumes, references, cover letters, and thank you letters that make the most impact with employers and demonstrate you are the right person for the job. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Flyer  

Monday, February 5 from 10am - 2pm. Also on the 12th, 26th & March 5th -  AARP Tax Assistance - ARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax preparation to anyone of any age – especially if you are 50 or older or can’t afford paid tax preparation. Individuals will be served on a first come first serve basis.   Flyer

Wednesday, February 7 at 7pm The International Space Station: Knowing Your Outpost off the Earth presented by Christopher Hummel, Communications Specialist for NASA. Presentation includes Space Station 101, Space Laboratory, Collaboration, Commercialization, and Exploration. 


Tuesday, February 13 at 7pm: Friends of the Library Book Club. Persuasion by Jane Austen. Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided. 





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Library Hours:

Monday 10:00 - 9:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 9:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 9:00
Thursday 10:00 - 9:00
Friday 10:00 - 6:00
Saturday 10:00 - 6:00

Computer Workstations, including printers, shut down 30 minutes before closing time.


2018 City Holidays:

New Year's Holiday         Jan. 1

MLK Day                         Jan. 15

President's Day               Feb. 19

Good Friday                    March 30

Memorial Day                  May 28

Independence Day          July 4

Labor Day                        Sept. 3

Columbus Day                 Oct. 8

Veterans Day                  Nov. 12

Thanksgiving                   Nov. 22 & 23

Christmas                        Dec. 24 & 25





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