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July Schedule Of Youth Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Boulevard in Katy, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Mother Goose Time, Toddler Time, Story Time, Pajama Night Story Time, and School-Aged Programs — every month.  These programs are free and open to the public. The library is unable to accommodate daycares and school groups at these activities. Mother Goose Time, which takes place on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m., provides caregiver/infant multisensory circle-time […]

July Schedule Of Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Toddler Time, Story Time, School-Age Programs, and Middle School Programs — every month during the summer. These programs are free and open to the public. The  summer schedule for July is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 12 to 36 […]

Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation Announces $200,000 Grant To Fund Eight Family Place Libraries™ Across Harris County

Tribute Gift to be Presented at Grand Re-Opening Ceremony of Barbara Bush Branch Library June 22    Houston, TX – Today, the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation (Foundation) announced a $200,000 donation to the Harris County Public Library in tribute to former First Lady Barbara Bush. The funds, provided in partnership with Phillips 66, will be used to transform areas within eight county libraries into community centers for literacy by creating robust early childhood spaces […]

Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation Celebrates Mrs. Bush’s Legacy On Her 93rd Birthday

Foundation committed to advancing the First Lady of Literacy’s mission HOUSTON – Friday, June 8 will have marked the 93rd birthday of Former First Lady Barbara Bush. In recognition of the First Lady of Literacy, the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation and its Co-Chairs, Neil and Maria Bush, are paying tribute to her and all she did to help countless people across the nation have a brighter future and a better life by learning how to read. “My […]

Learn How To Balance A Budget And Save Money At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program on financial wellness on Saturday, June 30, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. This 2-part program is designed to help individuals get a better understanding of how to manage money and develop a budget. The program is presented by Leslie Corley, a financial advisor with Edward Jones Investments. During the […]

Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek

Houston, TX – June 5, 2018 – Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek is proud to present several exciting upcoming events and activities for the week of June 17 to June 23. All are welcome to attend. The library is back open now after Hurricane Harvey caused its closure and the building was remodeled. Upcoming Events Passport Services Monday, June 18    12:00 PM to 6:30 PM Come to the library to apply for your […]

Learn About Pinterest At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a basic, introductory program “Pinterest for Beginners” on Monday, June 25, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn all about Pinterest, the virtual pinboard that has taken the social-media population by storm. Pinterest enables people to organize and share items of interest to them that they have found on the Internet. Pinboards can […]

Young Adult Book Club & More 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 June, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Book Club – Wednesday, June 13, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. […]

Teen Mandala-Art Program At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library

Fulshear-area teens can express their creativity with a special program for Young Adults, “YA: Rockin’ Mandalas,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, June 11, beginning at 3:00 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 9-12 can express their creativity by painting mandalas (or anything they wish) on rocks! A “mandala” is a term often used […]

Summer Schedule Of Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Toddler Time, Story Time, School-Age Programs, and Middle School Programs — every month during the summer. These programs are free and open to the public. The summer schedule is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 12 to 36 months of […]