Friendswood Public Library

416 S. Friendswood Drive

Friendswood, TX 77546



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Friendswood Public Library

Celebrating 50 years of service


Personalized Brick Paver Project. 

Write it in stone @ the public library.  


The library will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, November 27-29th   

Upcoming Programs


Wednesday, November 26 from 6:45 - 8pm Family Game Night 

Monday, December 1, 8, & 15 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm (come and go)  Help Sessions for downloading eBooks & audiobooks - Learn how to use the library’s resources OverDrive and OneClick Digital to download eBooks and audiobooks for free to a mobile device or desktop computer.  Bring your mobile device and we will help you get started.  See Computer Class Schedule

Monday, December 1 from 6:30 - 8:30pm Santa Visits the Library! See Children's Schedule 


Tuesday, December 2 at 1:30pm: Beginner Microsoft Word - Make your own holiday gift tags.

Thursday, December 4 at 6:20pm  Friendswood Library flicks presents Saving Mr. Banks starring Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks. Directed by John Lee Hancock in 2013. This film is rated PG-13 and runs 125 minutes. See Movie Night schedule.



Thursday, December 4 and December 11 from 10:30am to noon (come and go).  eReader Discovery - Thinking about purchasing an eReader or tablet?  Come experience reading an eBook on a Kindle, iPad, and Nook.  Discover the process to access free library eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines that can be viewed on many different mobile devices.

Friday, December 5 at 4:30pm Make your own candles! Young Adult Program See Children's Schedule 

Monday, December 8 at 7pm Christmas Music Concert with the Celebration Bell Choir directed by Hope Lutheran Music Director, Stephanie Poyner. Come enjoy the Christmas music of bells, harp and a vocal ensemble!


Tuesday, December 9 at 1:30pm Genealogy: Learn how to use HeritageQuest and WorldVitalRecords, both free online resources you can access from home. Special Topic Programs

Tuesday, December 9th at 7pm Book Club. Holiday Party. Share a reading from your favorite poem or book. 

Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 from 10:00am to 6:00pm Library Book Sale.  Enjoy wassail, cookies, and music while you shop.

Monday, December 15 at 4:30pm Snowman Bowling (Ages 3 & up) See Children's Schedule 


Download audiobooks, eBooks, music, video  




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 anywhere you have internet access!

Sign up for Library News Email Alerts  Receive new audio and DVD lists, 
program schedules, and more!

New CD Audiobook, Digital Audiobook, and DVD titles 
at Friendswood Public Library!

Next Reads: Receive reading suggestions via email.

Ebsco provides full-text journal and magazine articles,

health & medical information, Student Research Center, Business Source

Complete, Auto Repair Reference Center, and much more. Visit the 

Electronic Library for additional on-line resources.


The Texas State Library provides 

access to over 60 databases including homework, business, 

genealogy, literature, health, and science databases. Contact

the reference department for login information.

Galveston County Library System News Spring 2014

Book Bag: Friendswood Young Adult Blog

from the reference desk: local arts and programs at Friendswood Public Library

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Friendswood Library photos at


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.


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

Planning Committee Categorization of Notes

Library Questionnaire Results

Friendswood Public Library Proposed Floor Plan

View of proposed library additions from Friendswood Drive

For information on the Bond Election, from the City’s website. 

Update 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.


Photos and videos that appear on the library’s website, Flickr account, or 
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 








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last updated 7/14/2014.

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