Friendswood Public Library

416 S. Friendswood Drive

Friendswood, TX 77546



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The library will be closed Monday, January 16th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day!


Upcoming Programs


Tuesdays beginning January 10th from 1 - 3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search Workshops: 1/10 - Resumes, 1/24 - Interviewing, 2/14 - Evaluating Your Skills, 2/28 - Making Connections.  These workshops are free and open to the public. No registration required. Workshop flyer

Wednesdays: Starting January 11 to February 15 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm ESL Conversation Classes.  Free, no registration, open to the public.  Come when you can.

Thursday, January 12 at 6:40pm Pancakes & Pajamas Storytime See Children's Schedule

Tuesday, January 17 at 1:00pm:  Excel: Beginner Jump Start   Learn and practice the skills needed to create and format a spreadsheet of information. Computer Class Schedule

Wednesday, January 18 at 6:40pm Family Craft Storytime.  See Children's Schedule

Thursday, January 19 at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library flicks presents Laura starring Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, and Vincent Price. Directed by Otto Preminger in 1944. This film is not rated and runs 90 minutes.  Laura was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry in 1999.  AFI named it one of the 10 best mystery films of all time, and it also appears on Roger Ebert's "Great Movie" series. Movie Night schedule.


Saturday, January 28 from 10:00am - noon SCORE Houston ( presents a FREE workshop "Simple Steps For Starting Your Business."  Click here to access more information and register for this workshop (Flyer)

Saturday, January 28 from 7 - 8pm Friendswood Library's Off the Page Poetry series featuring acclaimed local poets Varsha Shaw, Choonwha Moon, and Eloisa Perez-Lozano.

Thursday, February 9 from 7 - 8pm Household Hurting? Dr. Grandma can help! Great tips for getting your household organized and running efficiently.  

Tuesday, February 14 at 7pm Book Club. Halsey's Typhoon by Bob Drury.

 Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided.



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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!

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program schedules, and more!

New CD Audiobook, Digital Audiobook, and DVD titles 
at Friendswood Public Library (1/3/2017)

Next Reads: Receive reading suggestions via email.

Ebsco provides full-text journal and magazine articles,

health & medical information, Student Research Center, Business Source

Complete, Auto Repair Reference Center, and much more. Visit the 

Electronic Library for additional on-line resources.


The Texas State Library provides 

access to over 60 databases including homework, business, 

genealogy, literature, health, and science databases. Contact

the reference department for login information.

Galveston County Library System News

Book Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog

from the reference desk: local arts and programs at Friendswood Public Library

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Library Hours:

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.


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

Planning Committee Categorization of Notes

Library Questionnaire Results

Friendswood Public Library Proposed Floor Plan

View of proposed library additions from Friendswood Drive

For information on the Bond Election, from the City’s website. 

Update on Bond Projects from the City's website. 




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the net. Not every site on the Internet provides information that is
complete, current, or accurate. Users should be aware of this and
evaluate the information they receive accordingly. Please take the
time to read the FPL's Internet Usage Policy.


Photos and videos that appear on the library’s website, Flickr account, or 
promotional materials may be gathered from public programs, events, and 
library spaces. To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images 
will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information 
without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal 








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