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Saturday, July 21 from 1 – 3pm    Flyer

Mental Health and Teens (A Guide for Parents)  Workshop

Topic: ‘What’s normal and what is not with teens and mood?’

Presented by Lynka Smith , MS, PMHNP-BC

Lynka has been a nurse for the past 15 years and is now specializing in psychiatric nursing for adolescents and adults.   

Topic: ‘Having tough conversations with your kids, no matter their age’

Presented by Christopher Boule, LPC

Chris is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a school counselor working with children, adolescents and families for the past 7 years.   

Topic: ‘How to help parents manage their children’s emotions’

Presented by: Andrea Johnson, MA, LMFT

Andrea is a resident of Friendswood and a graduate of Friendswood high school. She has been a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for 7 years and is currently practicing in Friendswood.   

Topic: ‘Nutrition and Mood: What’s the connection and what can we do?’ Presented by Saudia Turney, MA, LMFTS

Saudia has been a licensed marriage and family therapist for 10 years. She has done extensive work with adolescents, families, and couples.    

This is a free educational workshop to empower parents and create a healthy dialogue among parents and professionals. 

To register for this free workshop, contact the reference department at 281-482-7135 (option #3), or email

Thursday, July 26 at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library Flicks presents Big Fish starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, and Jessica Lange.  Directed by Tim Burton in 2003. This film is rated PG-13 and runs 125 minutes. Movie Schedule


Saturday, July 28  from 10:30am to 12:30pm Houston SCORE presents a free small business program How To Develop A Business Plan.  This Business Plan workshop will walk you through the steps needed for most business plans.  It will help remove the confusion and fear and allow you to get started on your business plan today by providing sample questions to answer about your business.  Pre-register online or register that morning beginning at 10am.  SCORE is a non-profit association and a Resource Partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration, providing an all-volunteer group with real-world business experience, dedicated to your business success.

Wednesday, August 1 at 7pm Author and Mental Training/Performance coach Robert Andrews will speak on the topic of his book, Champion's Mental Edge: Turning Winners into Champions. Robert is the mental training/performance coach for Olympic Champions Simone Biles and Laurie Hernandez in gymnastics, and Simone Manuel in swimming. He has worked with many other Olympians and Olympic hopefuls from many different countries. Robert also works with players from the NFL, MLB, NBA, and NCAA All Americans among others. 

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Tuesday, August 14 at 7pm: Friends of the Library Book Club.  We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia HunterBook Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided. 








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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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