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Tuesday, March 20 from 1 -3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search Seminar - Making Connections    80% of jobs do not get advertised! Learn techniques to access the "hidden" job market, leverage social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), and make effective phone calls.  Free and open to the public. No registration. Flyer 

Tuesday, March 20  from 6:30pm - 8:30pm Skywarn Spotter Training Class.  Sponsored by the National Weather Service Office, this class trains and shows volunteers what to watch for in the skies during severe weather and to relay reports back to the local Emergency Management Office and/or the National Weather Service.  This program is hosted by the City of Friendswood Fire Marshal's Office and Office of Emergency Management. Please register with Steven Simmons, City of Friendswood Office of Emergency Management, 281-996-3335 or e-mail  Flyer

Tuesday, March  20 from 7pm to 8:30pm Craft Circle. Do you crochet, knit, embroidery, cross stitch, tat, macramé, or work another hand craft?  Bring your project and join the circle of conversation, encouragement, and maybe a little help. Free and open to the public. No registration. Flyer

Wednesday, March 21 from 7 - 8pm Victorian Texas Courthouses presented by author E. Barry Gray. Victorian Texas Courthouses have been called the "architectural treasures of the state." Learn about these Texas treasures in a presentation featuring over 100 vintage post cards. 

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Thursday, March 29 at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library Flicks presents Life is Beautiful starring Roberto Benigni and Nicoletta Braschi. Directed by Roberto Benigni in 1997.  This film is rated PG-13 and runs 116 minutes. Won the Academy Awards for Best Actor, Best Foreign Language Film, and Best Music. Italian with English Subtitles. Movie Night schedule



Wednesday, April 4 from 6:30 - 8:30pm Haiku History and Writing Workshop presented by poet Dru Watkins. Learn to write haiku poetry in this free workshop. No prior experience needed. To register for this free workshop, contact the reference department at 281-482-7135 (option #3), or email   Workshop flyer


Tuesday, April 10  at 7pm: Friends of the Library Book Club. Two Across by Jeffrey Bartsch.Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided. 



Wednesday, April 11 at 7pm An Evening with an Astronaut:  Mike Foreman spent 40 years in Federal Government service as a NASA astronaut, Naval Officer, Project Manager and Leader. Career highlights include five spacewalks totaling over 32 hours outside the International Space Station performing "very high altitude" construction tasks.  He holds multiple Engineering degrees and is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School.  Mike has flown more than 7,000 hours in over 50 different aircraft. Since May 2016, Mike has served Friendswood as a member of City Council. Program Flyer







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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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