5th at 6:20pm Movie Night
with Christmas in Connecticut starring
Barbara Stanwyck, Sydney Greenstreet, and Dennis Morgan. Directed by
Peter Godfrey in 1945. This film in not rated and runs 102 minutes. See
Friday, December 6th at 4:30pm Snow
Globes: this might be the only snow you see this year. Young
Monday, December 9th at 4:30pm Christmas Craft.
Ages 5 & up. See Children's
Monday, December 9th at
Concert: A Musical Collage
Featuring Vocal and Instrumental Soloists from Hope Lutheran Church
playing music for the season of Christmas.
Tuesday, December 10th
Share a reading from a favorite poem or book.
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments are
Saturday, December 14th
through Tuesday, December 31st Book Sale at Friendswood Public
Library: Preview Sale for Friends of the Library members is
Saturday, December 14th from 10am - 12pm. Open to the General
Public, book sellers, and vendors starting at 12pm. Sponsored by Friends
of the Library. All proceeds go toward supporting library programming.
2nd at 6:20pm Movie Night
with Sullivan's Travels starring Joel
McCrea and Veronica Lake. Directed by Preston Sturges in 1941. This film
is Not Rated and runs 90 minutes. Sullivan's Travels was selected for
preservation in the United States National Film Registry in 1990. It
ranks #61 in the AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies, and #39 in AFI's 100
Years...100 Laughs. See
January 8th at 7pm FPL's Off the Page Poetry Series
featuring poets Jonathan
& Winston Derden.
9th at 6:30pm: Homework Help Resources: the hidden
- for parents and students. Learn to use library resources such as EBSCO
databases, Science Online, Literature Resource Center, and more.
View issues on your computer or mobile device. Online
guide and video are available on Zinio's login screen.
This premier online software program is a unique way
to learn a foreign language
Access Chilton's car repair manuals from the library, home, garage, or
anywhere you have internet access!
up for Library News Email Alerts
Receive new audio and DVD lists,
program schedules, and more!
Audiobook, Digital Audiobook, and DVD titles
at Friendswood Public Library!
reading suggestions via email.
Ebsco provides full-text journal and magazine articles,
& medical information, Student Research Center, Business Source
Center, and much more. Visit
additional on-line resources.
The Texas State Library provides
to over 60 databases including homework, business,
literature, health, and science databases. Contact
reference department for login information.
County Library System News Fall 2013
Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog
the reference desk: local arts and programs at
Friendswood Public Library
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Friendswood Public Library Long Range Strategic Plan:
Approved by Library Board on 11/22/2011
Friendswood Public Library Long Range Strategic Plan
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Committee Categorization of Notes
Public Library Proposed Floor Plan
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