library will be closed Friday, April 18th & Saturday, April 19th for
Now thru April 18 March
Madness at the library. Not a basketball fan? You are invited
to participate in a different kind of March Madness. Click here
Wednesday, April 16th at 7pm Lighthouses
presented by author Steph McDougal. Lighthouses of Texas
chronicles lighthouse history in the state from when Texans won their
independence from Mexico in 1836 to modern automated lighthouses of the
April 17th at 6:20pm Movie Night
with Summer Stock starring Judy Garland,
Gene Kelly, and Eddie Bracken. Directed by Charles Walters in 1950.
This film is not rated and runs 108 minutes.
Monday, April 21st at 2:00pm Computer
Class: Internet Searching Basics- Learn the basics to
locate information of interest on the Internet.
Monday, April 21st at 4:30pm Earth
Day Craft (Ages 5-12). See
Wednesdays in April: 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Job
Search Skills Seminars - Workforce Solutions. Free Classes.
No registration required.
4/23: Making Connections: Networking &
Using Social Media
at 7pm FPL Poetry Series - "Soldiers, scholars and poets of WWI"
The Rev. Dr. Crawford will give a presentation on the lives and
works of the extraordinary men who served in WWI and how they struggled
with the devastation of that war. A number of these young men
wrote extraordinary poems, letters and prose as they wrestled
with death, dying and destruction. Mark
of Ministry Degree from Austin Presbyterian Theological
Friday, April 25th
at 4:30pm Glowing Mountain Dew YA Program.
Monday, May 5th at
4:30pm Mother's Day Craft (Ages 5-12) See
Boy in the Suitcase: a Nina Borg Mystery set
in Denmark by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis. Book
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments are
View issues on your computer or mobile device. Online
guide and video are available on Zinio's login screen.
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
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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 Fall 2013
Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog
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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.
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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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.
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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