Monday, February 27th at 6:30pm Early Literacy Workshop - Talkers: Two and Three Years. Free for parents, teachers & caregivers. Each person attending will receive a certificate for 2 clock hours for professional development. See or call Children's desk to register. 281-482-7135.
Wednesday, February 29th at 7pm Personal Essay Readings with featured essayists Barbara Carle, Kay Cox, Diana Dettling Buckley, and Nanci Engle. Visit From the Reference Desk blog, found from the Friendswood Public Library website,to read The Red Shoes by Barbara Carle, Traveling from New Mexico to Houston by Kay Cox, Summer Holidays by Diana Dettling Buckley, and Breaking Cornbread by Nanci Engle.
Thursday, March 1st at 6:30pm Classic Movie Night with Hail the Conquering Hero starring Eddie Bracken, Ella Raines, and William Demarest. Directed by Preston Sturges in 1944. This black and white film is not rated and is 101 minutes long.
Wednesday, March 7th at 7pm How to stay young the first 100 years with Dr. Karina Garza. How to Stay Young the First 100 Years is an eye-opening presentation about health, wellness and the importance of preventative care. This lecture discusses the most overlooked component of your body which is crucial to your longevity. The best thing is that it's never too late to start regardless of your age and the benefits will stay with you for the rest of your life! Dr. Karina Garza received a Bachelor's of Science in Human Biology and a Doctorate in Chiropractic from the Texas Chiropractic College. 30 minutes?
Thursday, March 8th at 6:30pm Computer Class: Beginner's Microsoft Word ?
Tuesday, March 13th at 7pm Book Club with Cleopatra by Stacy Schiff. Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments are provided. The library has several copies of the book.
Wednesday, March 14th at 7pm Anthem Performing Artists will perform the Melodrama production An Odor of Sanctity; or...Something Smells in the Pews by Margaret Symmank. This 1890's melodrama complete with villain, hero, and heroine, tells the tale of the wealthy and colorful Hue family. The Hues meet with timeless trials and learn lessons that apply in any day to demonstrate in true melodramatic form that justice always triumphs and love never fails. Fun for all ages.
Thursday, March 22nd at 7pm Celebrate Johann Sebastian Bach's Birthday with a performance of Bach's music. Pianist Stephanie Poyner and flutist Leslie Ann Engle, joined by a handbell choir, will perform the celebrated music of Johann Sebastian Bach.
Wednesday, April 4th at 7pm Celebrate National Poetry Month: FPL Poetry Series presents a poetry reading with host John Milkereit and Net Poets Society.
Friendswood Public Library, 416 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood, TX 77546, 281-482-7135