Fort Bend

Fall 2018 Vegetable and Herb Plant Sale

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 Roadin Rosenberg. The varieties of plants offered for sale have been recommended for Fort Bend County by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and are grown by the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners. Fall is a great time in Fort Bend […]

AAUW Program – Jaye Ramsey Sutter – Making Sense of Politics–the Short Story

Thursday, November 8             6:30 p.m. social, 7 PM program Wharton County Junior College, 14004 University Blvd. Sugar Land Jaye Ramsey Sutter, MA, JD – Making Sense of the Mid-term Elections and Texas Politics–-the Short Story. Free & open to the public.  Brazos 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 featured in “How to Be an Ace Salary Negotiator (Even If […]

Inspiration Stage Presents Alice in Wonderland, Jr. This Weekend

SUGAR LAND, Texas (Sept. 27, 2018) – Sugar Land’s national award-winning community theatre, Inspiration Stage, is excited to announce its 2018-2019 season, beginning with the Sept. 28 through Sept. 30 performances of Alice in Wonderland, Jr.  Alice in Wonderland, Jr. features a youth cast of talented students from the Sugar Land and Houston areas, offering two matinee and two evening shows. Tickets run $12-$25 and can be purchased at http://inspirationstage.com/shows/disneys-alice-in-wonderland-jr/. The full season includes: Sept. 28 – 30, Alice in […]

Fort Bend County Health & Human Services Reminds Residents to Take Appropriate Steps to Protect Themselves and their Family from Mosquitoes

Mosquito activity is at its highest peak due to the rainy and humid weather in our area. Fort Bend County Health & Human Services reminds residents to take the appropriate steps to prevent mosquito bites and mosquito breeding. To protect yourself from mosquito bites, exercise the “4D’s”:  DUSK/DAWN are the times of day you should try to stay indoors. This is when infected mosquitoes are most active. DRESS in long sleeves and pants when you are outside. […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce October 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, October 15, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is the 2018 “Gulf Coast Reads” selection, Bluebird, Bluebird, written by […]

Young Adult Book Club, Advisory Council & Escape Room 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 October, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Book Club – Wednesday, October 10, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. […]

Assistance Needed to Find Next of Kin

To Whom It May Concern: We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office. Sincerely, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., M-ABFE Forensic Investigations The information is as follows: GUS T. LOVE – Black Male, 59 Years: Mr. Love died in the […]

October 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. “MS Excel 2016 Survival Basics” will take place on Thursday, October 4, beginning at 10:00 […]

NAM Supports National Domestic Violence Awareness Month With Memorial Garden

HOUSTON— October is National Domestic Violence Awareness month and the Family Violence Center (FVC) at Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is busy preparing for the 5th Annual “You Are Not Alone” campaign. This initiative, which includes the placing of flags in the Memorial Garden located in front of the main NAM Building located at 15555 Kuykendahl Road, Houston, TX 77090, strives to remind domestic violence victims and survivors that they are not alone in their situation and […]

October 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 October 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 age. The program dates are October 2, […]