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Wednesdays: Starting March
1 to April 5 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm ESL
Free, no registration, open to the public. Come when you can.
Tuesdays beginning March
14th from 1 - 3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search
Workshops: 3/14 - Resumes, 3/28 - Interviewing, 4/11 - Evaluating
Your Skills, 4/25 - Making Connections. These workshops are free
and open to the public. No registration required. Workshop
Tuesday, March 28 at 6:40pm Read-Aloud
Wednesday, March 29 at 1:00pm: Microsoft
Word and Google Docs: Beginner Jump Start
Learn and practice the ribbon commands and formatting techniques used to
create letters, resumes, certificates, and flyers.
Wednesday, March 29 at
6:30pm Astrospies: The Art of Neil Jacobe - Neil
Jacobe created amazing acrylic paintings of US Air Force Manned Orbiting
Laboratory in the 60s. Celebrate his life and art with presenter
Dr. John Charles, Space Life Sciences Manager at the Johnson Space
Center, Historian, Researcher, and Author. No registration
required. Astrospies Art Exhibit on display now.
Thursday, March 30 at 6:20pm: Friendswood
Library flicks presents What's
Up, Doc? starring Barbra Streisand and Ryan O'Neal. Directed
by Peter Bogdanovich in 1972. This film is rated G and runs 94 minutes. Movie
Thursday, April 6 at 7pm Improving
Relationships through Conflict Resolution with April Reynolds. This
workshop provides information on: Benefits of expressing differences
without hostility, What makes criticism hard to handle, Common responses
to criticism, and How to deal with & resolve conflicts
April 11 at
Man Called Ove by Fredrik
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
Refreshments are provided.
Wednesday, April 12 at 7pm
Local author and scholar, Dr. Harold Raley, will be at Friendswood Library to discuss his most
recent work, including Points of
Light and Adventures in
Language, compilations of his numerous newspaper columns, and the
novel, Barefoot on a Frosty
Novelist and short story writer,
linguist, philosopher, and professor, Harold C. Raley holds degrees (BA,
MA, PhD) in English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, and Philosophy.
Named Distinguished Professor, he has taught languages, literature, and
philosophy in America and foreign universities.
His publications include fourteen books of fiction, history, language,
and philosophy, and approximately 150 articles and essays on
wide-ranging topics in professional journals and newspapers. Program
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to learn a foreign language
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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
with Staff Activities
Committee Categorization of Notes
Public Library Proposed Floor Plan
of proposed library additions from Friendswood Drive
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