50 years of service
Brick Paver Project.
it in stone @ the public library.
January 29 from 4:30pm
help sessions. Bring your mobile device and get one-on-one
assistance in accessing free eBooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines. See Computer
January 29 at 7pm Captain Dave versus the Yankees:
blockade-running on the Texas Coast during the Civil War presented by
Andrew Hall. Andrew Hall currently serves as Chairman of the
Galveston Historical Foundation Museum Committee. Since 1990 Hall has
volunteered with the office of the State Marine Archaeologist at the Texas
Historical Commission to help document historic shipwrecks in Texas
waters. Hall has worked on numerous marine archaeology projects in Texas
notably from 1995 to 2002 on the Denbigh Project, the most extensive
excavation and research program on a Civil War blockade runner in the Gulf
of Mexico. In 2001 Hall was part of the inaugural group of volunteer
marine archaeological stewards appointed by the Texas Historical
Commission, the first group of its kind in the nation. In 2012 Hall
published his first book, The Galveston-Houston Packet: Steamboats on
Buffalo Bayou, with the History Press of Charleston, South Carolina. His
second book with the History Press, Civil War Blockade Running on the
Texas Coast, was released in 2014.
Friday, January 30 at 4:30pm Hogwarts
Light (Young Adult Program) See Children's
Saturday, January 31 at 3:30pm Family
Game See Children's
February 4 and 25 from 1:30 to 2:30pm: Computer
Skill Practice. Take
this opportunity to work on a specific issue or skill in the following areas:
Using the Internet,
Email, Microsoft Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, and Publisher
You are welcome to bring your own equipment.
Assistance is provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Attendees are welcome to come and go during the scheduled hour. See Computer
February 5 at
Friendswood Library flicks
to Heaven (A Matter of Life and Death) starring David Niven
and Kim Hunter. Directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
in 1946. This film is not rated and runs 104 minutes. Movie
Monday, February 9 from 4 - 4:30pm Valentine's
Day Craft See Children's
Tuesday, February 10th at 7pm Book
the Smoke Cleared At Gettysburg by
George Sheldon. Book
Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m.
Refreshments are provided.
February 12 at 7pm Author
and NASA luminary Glynn Lunney will speak about his book Highways
Into Space: A first-hand account of the beginnings of the human space
was a major factor in the success of all of the human space activities
conducted in the first three decades and particularly in the exemplary
work he did as Flight Director for Apollo XIII.
---Christopher Kraft, First Flight Director, JSC Center Director
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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.
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Tuesday 10:00 - 9:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 9:00
Thursday 10:00 - 9:00
Friday 10:00 - 6:00
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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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