Fort Bend

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce June 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, June 18, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is The Paris Wife, written by Paula McLain. The Fulshear Night Readers […]

Children’s Summer Schedule Of 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, and School-Aged Programs — every month.  These programs are free and open to the public. The library is unable to accommodate daycares and school groups at these activities. Mother Goose Time, which takes place on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m., provides caregiver/infant multisensory circle-time […]

Rosenberg Police Chief Educates Central Fort Bend Chamber Members on How to Increase Odds of Survival in Active Shooting Scenario  

There is no denying there has been an increase in mass shootings. Rosenberg Police Chief Dallis Warren and his department have taken action to educate the community on how to increase their odds of survival during a critical incident. Chief Warren spoke to approximately 20 members of the Central Fort Bend Chamber at the May Success in 60: The Working Power Hour luncheon. The presentation included statistics of active shootings, how you can protect yourself, […]

North Fort Bend Conservative to hold a Public Meeting discussing drainage issues

DATE:  Tuesday, May 22, 2018 TIME:  7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. WHERE:  Parkway Fellowship (Westpark Campus) 27043 FM 1093 Road, Richmond, TX 77406 After recent flooding from Harvey, the North Fort Bend Conservatives will join Andy Meyers, Precinct 3 Commissioner and Mark Vogler, Chief Drainage District Engineer all of whom will be discussing the drainage and some new developments.  #andymeyers #precinct3commisioner#markvogler, #chiefdrainagedistrictengineer #northfortbendconservatives #flooding #drainage #hurricaneharvey  

Tribute to Fallen Heroes

Irene Stern Community Center  6920 Katy-Fulshear Rd. Fulshear, TX 77441 The fourth annual Fulshear area Tribute to Fallen Heroes will be held on Memorial Day, May 28th, at the Irene Stern Community Center in Fulshear beginning at 11 a.m. This year’s tribute is titled “Our Day of Remembrance” and is jointly sponsored by the Fulshear Area Chamber of Commerce, the Fulshear-Simonton Lions Club and the Brazos River Rotary Club. Special guest speaker will be Recie […]

 Fort Bend Shelter Pet Expo 2018

Adopt, Don’t Shop! IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Claudine Vass (832)368-8885 May 16th , 2018 Sugar Land, Texas   Fort Bend Pets Alive! is hosting the 4th annual  “Fort Bend Shelter Pet Expo” in Sugar Land Town Plaza on Saturday, May 19th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Fort Bend Pets Alive! will be bringing homeless animals to the people as part of a program to raise awareness of shelter adoption and the respect of all lives. FBPA! is hosting the 2018 Fort […]

Groundbreaking of Animal Services Facility – Phase 2 Expansion

Fort Bend County officials gathered on May 8, 2018 for the groundbreaking of Phase 2 of the Animal Services facility expansion on the existing facility site. Phase 2 of the expansion involves the construction of a new 5,550 square-foot facility, which will include space for the County’s veterinarian, an office for field staff and a multi-purpose conference/training room. Also planned for the new facility are dedicated spaces for animal intake, grooming and laundry, and a […]

Olson Announces Congressional Art Competition Winners

Winner: Hannah Li School: William D. Clements High School Title: In the Moment

Washington, DC- Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today congratulated the TX-22 winners of this year’s Congressional Art Competition. The first place winner is Hannah Li from William D. Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas. Her piece, In the Moment, will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year. The second, third and fourth place winners will have their artwork on display in Olson’s Texas and Washington offices. “Congratulations to Hannah Li  and all of […]

Libraries’ Summer Reading Clubs For Kids, Teens, & Adults Start May 28  

Fort Bend County Libraries – which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library — presents special reading clubs during the summer to encourage reading among children from birth and up, as well as teens and adults. “Libraries Rock!™” is the theme for this year’s Summer Reading Club. Online registration for the 2018 Summer Reading Clubs will begin on Monday, May 28, and continue through September 1, at all Fort Bend […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Memorial Day Weekend  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed on Sunday, May 27, and Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, May 29. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies, downloading e-books or music, or using the research databases. For more information, contact the library system’s Communications Office at 281-633-4734.