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Tuesday, September 19 from 1-3pm Workforce Solutions Job Search Workshop: Creating Resumes, Completing Applications, and Writing Cover Letters Get noticed!  Learn how to develop professional applications, resumes, references, cover letters, and thank you letters that make the most impact with employers and demonstrate you are the right person for the job.  Class Schedule

Beginning Monday, September 25 at 10am and repeated  October 2 & 7 at 10am Intro to Facebook and Google Marketing: Building your Business Online - Go beyond just boosting a post.  Learn how to get the most out of  your advertising.  Discover the power of social media marketing to more effectively build your business reputation online. This class is free and open to the public at Friendswood Library. No registration required.

Wednesday, September 27 from 7 to 8pm Acclaimed Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher will perform Music of Four Centuries at Friendswood Library.  Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.



Thursday, September 28th at 6:20pm: Friendswood Library Flicks presents Barefoot in the Park starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda. Directed by Gene Saks in 1967.  This film is not rated and runs 106 minutes. Based on Neil Simon's 1963 play of the same name. Movie Night schedule.


Thursday, October 5 at 7pm Author Johanna Wycoff will discuss her book Dancing in Bomb Shelters: My Diary of Holland in World War II.  


Tuesday, October 10 at 7pm: Friends of the Library Book Club will discuss News of the World by Paulette Jiles.  Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments are provided.


Wednesday, October 18th at 7pm:  Acclaimed Friendswood artist Ted Ellis will speak on the topic of his paintings at the Friendswood Library. All Ages.

Eleven of Tedís original paintings are featured in an exhibit at Friendswood Library through November 14th.

Friendswood artist, Ted Ellis, has been recognized as one of the most celebrated artists of the 21st century. In a mere ten years, T. Ellis Art, Inc. has sold over 1,500,000 prints and posters nationwide. Ellis' private collectors are many and scattered throughout the globe. Major corporations have commissioned Ellis; A few of which include: Walt Disney Studios, The Minute Maid Company, Coca-Cola, Phillip Morris, and Avon, Incorporated.

He has also been featured on local and regional television programs, in magazines such as Upscale, Southern Living, and Newsweek, and is frequently featured in newspaper articles throughout the country. His artwork may also be found on CDs and books.

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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.


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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