Programs for Adults at Friendswood Public Library

Wednesday, April 1, 15, and 22 from 1:00 to 2:00pm:  Introduction to Internet Searching.   Learn the basics to locate information of interest on the Internet

Thursday, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm:  eBook Help.  Come-and-go help sessions.  Bring your mobile device and get one-on-one assistance in accessing free eBooks, audiobooks, and digital magazines.

Thursday, April 2 at 6:20pm Friendswood Library flicks presents Emma starring Gwyneth Paltrow. Directed by Douglas McGrath in 1996. This film is rated PG and runs 121 minutes.

Wednesday, April 8 at 6:30pm: Microsoft PowerPoint: Learn to create a slide presentation.

Thursday, April 9 at 2pm (Location change) – Using newspapers to flesh out your genealogy.  You’ve got your relative’s skeleton consisting of dates and places. This talk will show you how to go about creating a newspaper clipping file on a relative to put flesh on that skeleton? We will explore newspapers in their original paper form, on microfilm and electronic versions.  Program presented by Irene Walters, a librarian from the Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research in Houston. Program will be held at the Friendswood Activity Building located at 416 Morningside Drive, Friendswood, TX

Thursday, April 9 at 7pm – Murder Most Texan author Bartee Haile talks about his new book. Texas true crime writer and historian Bartee Haile unburies this collection of sixteen killings from Lone Star history and the details that have shocked and bewildered Texans for decades.

Tuesdays, April 14 through May 5, 1-3pm – Free Job Search Skills Seminars including Evaluating Your Skills; Creating Resumes, Completing Applications, and Writing Cover Letters; Making Connections; and Interviewing. Contact the library at 281-482-7135 for more information.

Saturday, April 18 at 2pm (Time and Location change) – Genealogy: Researching German Ancestors – This presentation and discussion will focus on church records.  Program presented by Nick Cimino, Professional Genealogist, and Bob Wegner, Bay Area Genealogical Society representative. Program will be held at the Friendswood Activity Building located at 416 Morningside Drive, Friendswood, TX

 

Friendswood Public Library

416 S. Friendswood Drive

Friendswood, TX 77546

281-482-7135

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