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Monday, June 13 through Monday, August 15 Summer
SPELLING BEE Workshops with spelling champion Syamantak Payra:
These nine individual classes are designed to help spellers learn
language patterns – how to spell words from different languages of
origin. Classes are held on Mondays from 6 – 7pm from June 13 through
August 15. Classes are free
and are open to the public. You are not required to attend all classes.
Choose topics of interest or come to all nine.
All ages. For more information Program
Monday, July 25 from 1:30 - 2:00pm Craft
Time! Ages 5 to 7 Children's
Tuesday, July 26, 1:30 - 2pm & 2:30 - 3pm
Puppet Pizzazz Children's
July 28 at
Friendswood Library flicks
Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone starring Daniel Radcliffe,
Emma Watson, Richard Harris, John Hurt, Maggie Smith, and Alan Rickman.
Directed by Chris Columbus in 2001. This film is rated PG and runs
152 minutes. Movie
Wednesday, August 3 at 2pm
- Pharmacist Talk with Vince Anselmo Jr.: High
August 4 at 7pm - Friendswood Library's Off the Page poetry
series presents poets Anis Shivani and Jonathan Moody.
Anis Shivani is a fiction writer, poet, critic, and is a 2012
Pushcart Prize winner. Jonathan Moody is a poet and professor.
His poetry collection, Olympic Butter Gold, won the 2014 Cave Canem Northwestern
University Press Poetry Prize. Poets Q&A session to follow
Tuesday, August 9 at
by Angela Flournoy. Book
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
Refreshments are provided.
Saturday, August 20
at 2pm Friendswood Library's 1st Annual Adult
Spelling Bee. Enrich your vocabulary while having fun with
friends. Win by points earned. No elimination. Contact the Reference Desk to register and pick
up practice words. Call 281-482-7135 for more information.
This premier online software program is a unique way
to learn a foreign language
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to over 60 databases including homework, business,
literature, health, and science databases. Contact
reference department for login information.
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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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