Sign up for Library
News email alerts for news regarding library programs and
Monday, April 24 at 6:40pm Monster Monday
Mayhem See Children's
Tuesday, April 25 at 6:40pm Family Dance
Party See Children's
Tuesdays from 1 - 3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search
Workshops: 4/25 - Making Connections. These workshops are free
and open to the public. No registration required. Workshop
Wednesday, April 26 at 7:00pm: 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.
Thursday, April 27 at 6:20pm: Friendswood
Library flicks presents Touch
of Evil starring
Charleton Heston, Janet Leigh, and Orson Welles. Directed by Orson
Welles in 1958. This film is not rated and runs 112 minutes. Touch
of Evil is one of the last examples of film noir in the genre's
classic era (from the early 1940s until the late 1950s).
Since its release, the
film's reputation has grown in stature, and it is now widely regarded as
one of Welles' best films, and also one of the best classic-era film
noir. In 1993 Touch of Evil was selected for preservation in the United
States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being
"culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".. Movie
Thursday, May 4th at 6:40pm May the Fourth
Be With You: Family Movie Night: All ages.
Tuesday, May 9 from 6:30 - 8:30pm
Luna Art Show - Opening Reception: Meet the artist during this
come and go opening reception in Friendswood Library's Community Room.
Refreshments provided. Learn more about Lauren
Luna. This art exhibit runs through the end of June.
Tuesday, May 9 at 7pm: Book Club: The
Road to Character by David Brooks.
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
Refreshments are provided.
10 and May 17 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm ESL
Free, no registration, open to the public. Come when you can.
Saturday, May 13 through
Saturday, May 20 Book
Sale at Friendswood Library: Preview sale for Friends of the Library members is Saturday, May 13 from
10:00am to noon. Then the book sale is open to the general public,
book sellers, and vendors starting at noon on Saturday, May 13 and
continues during regular library hours, closing Saturday, May 20 at 5pm.
Event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Contact the
library at 281-482-7135 for information on becoming a Friends member.
All proceeds go toward supporting library programming.
This premier online software program is a unique way
to learn a foreign language
Access Chilton's car repair manuals from the library, home,
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 (4/5/2017)
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
Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog
the reference desk: local arts and programs at
Friendswood Public Library
Library photos at
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.
2017 Library Holidays:
Year's Holiday Jan. 2
Day July 4
Nov. 23 & 24
Dec. 25 & 26
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
For information on the Bond
Election, from the City’s website.
on Bond Projects from the City's website.
Patrons are responsible for the access points they reach while on
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