Books

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce May 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, May 2, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is Go Set a Watchman, written by Harper Lee. This book club meets on the […]

Learn About Guardianship & Power Of Attorney At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special program, “Planning Ahead: Powers of Attorney & Designation of Guardianship,” on Saturday, April 21, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., in the Meeting Room at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Linda Jordan, founder of Senior Resources Collaborative, will explain the concepts of power of attorney and legal guardianship. Learn about the differences between medical and statutory power of attorney and what they enable or […]

Learn About Henna Body Art At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program on “The Art of Henna” on Thursday, April 19, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Professional henna artist Sakina Khuzeima Jafferjee will talk about the history of henna and its uses as a dye to create temporary body art. Learn how it is made, how it is applied, and how to take […]

Learn How To Use New Mobile Devices, E-Books, Movies, & Music At Library’s Q&A Hour

Do you have a new Kindle or Nook™, but you’re not sure how to use it? Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have an E-Reader Question-and-Answer session on Thursday, April 12, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. The e-Reader Question and Answer session is a come-and-go period during which patrons can bring their mobile reading devices and have their questions answered about the […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce April 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, April 16, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is One Thousand White Women: The Journals of May Dodd, written […]

Learn About Retirement Savings & Social Security At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program on Retirement Savings and Social Security on Saturday, April 14, 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 financially prepare for retirement. The program is presented by Leslie Corley, a financial advisor with Edward Jones Investments. During the first […]

Teen Origami Program 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: Origami Experience for High School Students,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, April 16, 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 9-12 are invited to try their hand at building complex shapes […]

Young Adult Book Club, Advisory Council & 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 April, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Homework Hub – Mondays through Wednesdays, 3:00-5:00 p.m,. Conference Classroom. High […]

Learn About Texas Superstar Plants At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Backyard gardening enthusiasts who would like to learn more about planning and maintaining beautiful lawns and gardens are invited to attend a special program, “Texas Superstar Plants for Garden Success,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, April 9, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m,. in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Fort Bend County Master Gardener Suma Mudan will talk about Texas Superstars® — plants […]

Free Income-Tax Help At Fort Bend County Libraries  

Fort Bend County Libraries will again host representatives from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), who will provide free income-tax-preparation assistance for low-income taxpayers at several locations in the Fort Bend County library system through April 17. Income-tax forms will no longer be available at the libraries, but patrons may use the libraries’ computers and printers to download and print out the forms from the IRS website, www.irs.gov, during regular library hours. A library […]