to the library
renovation, the restrooms will be closed to the
starting on Monday, April 6.
We anticipate the restroom closure to last four to six weeks. The
library is open during regular business hours.
Storytimes the week of April 14-17. They will resume on Tuesday, April
21 at their regular times. See Children's
50 years of service
Brick Paver Project.
it in stone @ the public library.
Tuesdays, April 14 through May 5, 1-3pm: Free
Job Search Skills Seminars including Evaluating Your Skills;
Creating Resumes, Completing Applications, and Writing Cover Letters
; Making Connections; and Interviewing. Contact the library at
281-482-7135 for more information.
Wednesday, April 1
Poetry Contest Begins. Submit poems
beginning 4/1. Open to ages 8 & up. Poems may be illustrated. Poems
will be read at an event on May 1. April 28 is the last day to submit
poetry. See Children's
Saturday, April 18 at
10:30am Family Storytime See Children's
Saturday, April 18 at
2pm (Time and Location change): Genealogy:
Researching German Ancestors - This presentation and
discussion will focus on church records. Program presented by Nick
Cimino, Professional Genealogist, and Bob Wegner, Bay Area Genealogical
Society representative. Program will be held at the Friendswood Activity
Building located at 416 Morningside Drive, Friendswood, TX
Monday, April 20 from 3:45 - 5pm Lego
Program; come build and share with friends. See Children's
Wednesday, April 22 from 6:15 to 7pm Rattle
and Rhyme Night Owls (a time for babies and their caregivers). See Children's
April 23 and 30 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm: eBook Help. Come-and-go
help sessions. Bring your mobile device and get one-on-one
assistance in accessing free eBooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines. See Computer
April 23 at
Friendswood Library flicks
Have and Have Not starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall.
Directed by Howard Hawks in 1944. This film is not rated and runs
100 minutes. Movie
April 24 at 4:30pm T-shirt
(YA: 11-18 yrs.) See Children's
Tuesday, May 12 at
Washington's Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yeager.
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
Refreshments are provided.
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Access Chilton's car repair manuals from the library, home, garage, or
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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 Spring 2014
Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog
the reference desk: local arts and programs at
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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.
Friendswood Public Library Long Range Strategic Plan:
Approved by Library Board on 11/22/2011
Friendswood Public Library Long Range Strategic Plan
with Staff Activities
Committee Categorization of Notes
Public Library Proposed Floor Plan
of proposed library additions from Friendswood Drive
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