Books

Get Tips On Starting A Vegetable Garden At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library

Seasoned gardeners, as well as beginning gardeners who might be considering starting a vegetable garden for the first time, are invited to attend a special program, “Getting Your Vegetable Garden Growing,” which will take place on Monday, February 12, from 6:00 to 7:45 p.m., in the Meeting Room of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Fort Bend County Master Gardener and Vegetable Specialist Ralph Fuller will […]

Teens Explore Doodles, Dangles, & Tangles At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fulshear-area teens can take a break from studying and express their creativity with a special program for Young Adults, “YA: Drawing with Doodles, Dangles, & Tangles,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, February 5, beginning at 5:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this Young Adult program, teens in grades 9 through 12 will exercise their imaginations by creating masterpieces of […]

Young Adult Book Club & Advisory Council For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries is launching new programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In February, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. YA: Valentine Cards – Wednesday, February 7, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. Teens […]

Get Tips On Healthcare Planning For Retirement At Library Program               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present “Healthcare & Your Retirement” on Saturday, February 10, beginning at 10:30 a.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Leslie Corley, a financial advisor with Edward Jones Investments, will talk about the steps investors should take to prepare for healthcare costs after retirement. Get tips on ways to prepare for Medicare and long-term care costs while maintaining a healthy retirement-savings […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce February Reading Selections  

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. New members are always welcome. The Literary Lunch League Book Club will meet on Wednesday, February 7, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is News of the World, written by Paulette Jiles. This book club meets on the […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Present Introductory Computer Classes  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy, will present a variety of free, introductory computer classes this month. The classes will consist of a hands-on introduction to basic skills for people who would like to learn more about using these computer programs. All computer classes will take place in the Computer Lab of the library. “MS Word 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Tuesday, February 6, beginning at 10:00 […]

Bridge Players Invited To Share Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Event

Bridge players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a new, monthly “Bridge Night @ Cinco Ranch” on Tuesdays, February 6 and 20, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. On the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, the library will provide a fun, relaxed setting […]

Maud Marks and All Harris County Public Libraries remain closed on Wednesday

Branch Manager Sylvia Powers, Harris County Public Libraries AGENCY The Maud Marks Branch Library will remain closed on Wednesday, January 17th. All Harris County Public Library branches and administrative offices are closed Wednesday, January 17, 2018 due to hazardous road conditions. You will not be charged late fees for items due either today or tomorrow (January 16,17). Stay safe and warm and we’ll see you soon! Jan 16 in General to subscribers of Maud Marks Branch Library

THE FELLOWSHIP PUBLISHES GOD’S AMAZING ANSWERS TO PRAYER

           A book of 366 stories about God’s awesome answers to prayer at The Fellowship, a church located at Peek Road and Westheimer Parkway in Katy, has recently been released.  This collection of true and often miraculous stories reflects almost every challenge encountered in life. Nearly 20 years ago, in each worship service, The Fellowship decided to include a quiet time for individual prayer and for submission of prayer requests and […]

Yoga Demonstration At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present an “Introduction to Yoga” class on Saturday, January 20, beginning at 10:00 a.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Yoga instructor Cathy Plato will present a basic introduction and demonstration of this low-impact form of physical exercise and meditation. Learn the benefits of yoga, the various yoga postures, and the correct way to breathe to receive […]