Fort Bend

Commissioner Meyers to Host Fourth Annual Fort Bend Ranchers’ Ball.

(Fort Bend County, Texas – September 4, 2018) On Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM, 600 guests will be saddling up and riding to the tastes and sounds of the Fourth Annual Fort Bend County Rancher’s Ball at Safari Texas Ranch, 11627 FM 1464, Richmond, TX. Hosted by Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers, the “cowboy chic” style ball will include live entertainment from local favorite, Texas Swing Unlimited. […]

Low Cost Microchipping Service Offered in Sugar Land on 9/29

Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic (KCCC), a local non-profit, volunteer-run organization, is pleased to announce its next event, Saturday, September 29 from 9 AM – 12 PM, at Paw Envy Pet Care in Sugar Land. KCCC offers $10 microchipping for pets with FREE lifetime registration! Not only is microchipping an easy safety precaution for pet owners to invest in, but lost pets with registered microchips are more quickly returned to their families without placing undue burden to neighbors, […]

Fall 2018 Vegetable – Herb Plant Sale October 13, 2018

The Fort Bend County Master Gardeners are holding their annual Fall Vegetable-Herb Plant Sale on October 13, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The sale will be held in front of the greenhouse located at 1402 Band Road in Rosenberg. The varieties of plants offered for sale have been recommended for Fort Bend County by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are grown by the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners. Fall is a great time in […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Welcomes New Board Members to Meet Expanding Needs

Child Advocates of Fort Bend has elected seven new board members in 2018 and recognizes three board members who have completed their first year of service. “We’ve seen a rapid rise in demand for our services and as we work to enhance and expand our services to meet the growing need, we’re bringing in new talent. These new board members bring a wealth of experience in telecommunications, financial services, law, economic development, real estate, project […]

AAUW Program – Angie Wierzbicki – Making It Happen

Angie Wierzbicki

Thursday, October 11             6:30 p.m. social, 7 pm program Wharton County Junior College, 14004 University Blvd. Sugar Land Angie Wierzbicki – Activist, academic, Peace Corps volunteer, non-profit founder and adoptive mother of two children offers inspiring and practical ideas for all women seeking to improve their communities. Free & open to the public.  Barton Hall, Room 281, WCJC, Sugar Land Conducted by American Association of University Women Fort Bend Branch.  For more info. e-mail fortbend-tx@aauw.net, website http://fortbend-tx.aauw.net/ . AAUW’s Work Smart program was […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardener Classes Begin October 4  

Whether you are an aspiring gardener or an experienced garden hobbyist, the Texas Master Gardener Program may be just what you are looking for to get started or improve your gardening success while sharing your knowledge with the community.  Master Gardeners are volunteers who receive training that enables them to support and extend the reach of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension’s efforts by delivering sound horticultural and environmental information to residents, creating and maintaining demonstration […]

Weston Lakes Receives Rebuilding Texas Grant from Keep Texas Beautiful

Keep Texas Beautiful awarded affiliate communities affected by Hurricane Harvey for revitalization projects [Weston Lakes, Texas] – A year after Hurricane Harvey devastated the Weston Lakes community, Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB) has recognized Keep Weston Lakes Beautiful as a recipient of the Rebuilding Texas Grants program. Through KTB’s partnership with Keep America Beautiful and sponsorships from Revolver Brewing, Waste Management and Chevron, KTB will provide nine affiliate communities with funds to continue to rebuild and […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Kicks Off 2018 Christmas Home Tour

What a difference a year makes. This time last year, all of Fort Bend County was in recovery mode post Harvey. Child Advocates of Fort Bend staff and volunteers were busy checking in with the children and families they serve. Now, one year later, the agency is gearing up for its 27th annual Christmas Home Tour on December 7 + 8 and looking toward the future. The committee is busy finalizing plans for this year’s […]

Cane Island Parkway Phase One Ribbon-Cutting

Fort Bend County officials gathered in Precinct 3 on August 31, 2018 for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of Phase 1 of the Cane Island Parkway improvement project. Phase 1 of the project covers the section of Cane Island Parkway between I-10 and FM 1463. The Parkway consists of two concrete lanes in each direction and is part of the Mobility Project 13306; which also included the construction of a new bridge and […]

Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation Announces The Sugar Land Auditorium Centennial

The Sugar Land Cultural Arts Foundation (SLCAF) proudly announces the Sugar Land Auditorium Centennial Celebration to be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. This family friendly event will celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the historic Sugar Land Auditorium, which is the last remaining public building from the original company-owned town of Sugar Land. This monumental celebration will take place on the grounds of the historic Sugar Land Auditorium (226 Lakeview Dr.) […]