Books

Learning English? Get Practice At Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s Conversation Circles

Are you learning to speak English? Would you like some practice in a casual, informal atmosphere? Fort Bend County Libraries presents a program for individuals of all nationalities who would like a place to practice their English language and conversation skills. The “ESL Conversation Circles” provide an opportunity for non-English-speaking people to gather in a relaxed setting, and discuss topics of their own choosing while practicing their English skills. The Conversation Circle at the Cinco Ranch Branch […]

Introduction to Ebay

Oh, no, you have that one gift left to buy and not much money to buy it!  What do you do?  If you are looking to buy or sell items online, then eBay may be the place to start. eBay is the leading on-line auction website that allows you to buy or sell treasured items across the globe! From arts & crafts to cars & boats, on Tuesday, November 21 at 10 AM, come learn […]

Be a Smart Shopper

Be a smarter shopper before you even leave the house.  On Saturday, November 18 at 2:30 PM, learn to get Consumer Reports ratings on products you are might consider purchasing.  Discover websites which offer bargains, free coupons you can print, and ways to compare prices.  Whether you are shopping for groceries, comparing washers or planning a trip, there are smart ways to save!  Basic mouse and keyboarding skills are required.  Please call the Maud Marks […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Thanksgiving Holiday

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, including the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Thursday, November 23, through Sunday, November 26, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Monday, November 27. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Public Information […]

Book Discussion Clubs to Meet

The Maud Marks Library hosts two book clubs that meet monthly.  The Afternoon Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month, November 9th, at 1 PM.  We will be discussing Me Before You by Jojo Moyes.  The Just Desserts Mystery Book Club will meet on Wednesday, November 15th, at 1 PM.  We will be discussing A Fatal Feast by Donald Bain.  You are encouraged to bring your favorite dessert to eat while we […]

Basic Computer Class

On Tuesday, November 7 at 10 AM, the Maud Marks Library will be offering a basic class on how to work a computer.  We will be learning basic terminology, how to start a computer, and mastering the Windows environment. Pre-registration is required.  Please call the Maud Marks Library at 281-492-8592 for more information and to register.  The class will fill up quickly, so don’t delay.

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce November 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’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, November 20, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Our Souls at Night, written by Kent Haruf. The Fulshear Night Readers Guild will meet on Monday, November […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Presents Family Movie Day  

The Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special “Family Movie Day” on Monday, November 20, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Families with children of all ages are invited to enjoy an afternoon movie! The special feature to be shown is a 2017 live-action remake of a traditional French fairy tale about a girl named Belle, who is dissatisfied with life in a small village. When her father […]

Writers’ Workshop with The Houston Writers Guild

Come on November 21 at 6:30 PM to a hands-on multi-part workshop to learn tips of the trade from expert writers from The Houston Writers Guild. They will provide instruction to all writers at every level. Beginners and experienced writers are welcome. This series of 5 workshops in October, November, and December are hands-on, active sessions where you can write and receive feedback. So bring laptops and/or other writing utensils to get the most of each session. Seating […]