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Upcoming Programs


See Children's, Tweens, and Young Adult Calendars  for Summer Events and Programs


Tuesday, June 27 through Tuesday, July 25: 1-3 pm - Workforce Solutions Free Job Search Skills Seminars: See schedule

Tuesdays: June 27 through July 11: 7:00pm to 8:00pm - ESL Conversation Classes.  Free, no registration, open to the public.  Come when you can.  Classes continue weekly. 

Tuesday: June 27 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm  - Crochet Club (Family Night) Free, no registration, open to the public.  Come crochet, learn a new stitch or share your knowledge.  Bring a project you are working on and join us for conversation, encouragement, assistance, or provide assistance.  Continues weekly alternating family and adult eventings.   Flyer

Thursday, June 29 at 7pm How to Find Focus Fast in a World that Moves Faster with Jessica Modad.  Do you ever feel there are not enough hours in the day? No matter how hard you work, you never seem to get it all done?  During this talk, Jessica will share her personal rituals, apps, tips and top ways to increase productivity.  Program Flyer 


Saturday, July 1st deadline - Ekphrastic Poetry Reading and Contest Deadline.  For more information.

Thursday, July 6 at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library Flicks presents Lion starring Sunny Pawar, Varun Dhawan, Rooney Mara, Dev Patel, and Nicole Kidman. Directed by Garth Davis in 2016.  This film is rated PG-13 and runs 118 minutes. Movie Night schedule.


Tuesday, July 13 at 7pm: Book Club: Share and interesting book - Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided.

Thursday, July 13 at 7pm - Teaching Shakespeare to your Child or Grandchild - Presenters Tom Woods and Bob Craig will guide you through the process of teaching Shakespeare to your children using A Midsummer Night's Dream. The program includes a brief introduction, a discussion of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, and a presentation outlining steps to teach your children Shakespeare. Shakespeare beginners welcome

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Saturday, July 15 from 10:30am to noon - Making Business Plans Easy: A solid business plan is essential to gaining access to capital and to truly understanding your business today and in the future. A free workshop provided by SCORE Houston chapter.  Register here.

Monday, July 17 at 7pm - Performance by All Stars Youth Banjo Band.  This band was established in 1997 and has played 500+ shows in over 60 cities in 6 states.  The "All Stars" are directed by Buddy Griffin who is a member of the Banjo Hall of Fame.  


Saturday, August 19 at 12pm - Adult Spelling Bee: Friendswood Library's 2nd Annual Adult Spelling Bee: Enrich your vocabulary while having fun with friends.  No elimination; win by points earned. For ages 18 and up.  Contact the reference desk to register and pick up practice words.  Call 281-482-7135 for more information.


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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.


2017 Library Holidays:

New Year's Holiday         Jan. 2

MLK Day                         Jan. 16

President's Day               Feb. 20

Good Friday                    April 14

Memorial Day                  May 29

Independence Day          July 4

Labor Day                        Sept. 4

Columbus Day                 Oct. 9

Veterans Day                  Nov. 10

Thanksgiving                   Nov. 23 & 24

Christmas                        Dec. 25 & 26





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