Books

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Presents Family Movie Day               

The Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special “Family Movie Day” on Thursday, March 14, 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! This animated action-adventure film takes place in a bustling city where various anthropomorphic animals live and thrive in civilized coexistence. When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce March 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, March 6, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is Luckiest Girl Alive, written by Jessica Knoll. This book club meets on the first […]

March 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, Kinder Korner, and After-School Breaks — every month. The regularly scheduled activities for March are as follows: Mother Goose Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 am — provides caregiver/infant multisensory circle-time activities — including simple sign language, folksongs and lullabies, and finger plays– that are […]

March 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, and After-School Breaks — every month. These programs are free and open to the public. The schedule for March is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 am — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 12 to 36 months of age. The program dates are March […]

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 15. Income-tax forms are not 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 card is […]

Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation To Collect Books For Thousands Of Underserved Houston Children

Ladies for Literacy Guild Hosts Third Annual Month-Long Book Drive HOUSTON – The Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation’s Ladies for Literacy Guild, in partnership with Reliant, Houston Rocket’s Women’s Organization, Houston Public Library and Harris County Public Library will kick off their Third Annual Community Book Drive Thursday, February 28. The book drive will take place through March 28, with a goal of collecting 25,000 new and like-new books for children and youth ages 4 […]

SPECIAL EVENTS at Katy Library

Friends of the Katy Library Book Sale If your bookshelves are looking slim, stop by our Friends of the Katy Library book sale to fill up. The sale takes place from 9:00am-4:00pm in the library’s meeting room at 5414 Franz Road. For more information, contact the library at 281-391-3509. Financial Foundations at the Katy Library Learn to build strong financial foundations such as setting goals, building a budget, saving money, managing debt, and understanding credit. […]

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

Fort Bend County Libraries offers 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 March, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. “Introduction to 3D Printing for Young Adults” – Monday, March 4, 3:00-4:30 p.m., Computer […]

March Computer-Class Schedule At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

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. “Computers 101” will take place on Friday, March 1, beginning at 12:15 p.m. This class presents […]

Hear The History Of Texas Rangers At Library Program               

In recognition of Texas History Month in March, Fort Bend County Libraries will present a program on “The Texas Rangers,” on Monday, March 4, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Dr. Nicholas Cox, a professor of U.S. and Texas History at Houston Community College, will discuss the history of the Texas Rangers organization in each of its major phases, from the early […]