Fulshear

Teen Mandala-Art Program At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library

Fulshear-area teens can express their creativity with a special program for Young Adults, “YA: Rockin’ Mandalas,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, June 11, beginning at 3:00 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 can express their creativity by painting mandalas (or anything they wish) on rocks! A “mandala” is a term often used […]

Summer Schedule Of 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, School-Age Programs, and Middle School Programs — every month during the summer. These programs are free and open to the public. The summer 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

DPS Reminds Texans to Prepare for Hurricane Season Now  

AUSTIN – With the hurricane season less than one month away, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) urges all Texans to use Hurricane Preparedness Week to learn how to protect themselves and their families from hurricanes and tropical storms. Hurricane season starts June 1 and continues through Nov. 30. “Hurricane season is unpredictable, and as we saw last year with Hurricane Harvey, these powerful storms can cause dangerous conditions and leave behind major devastation,” said Texas […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce May Reading Selections  

NIGHT READERS TO MEET ON DIFFERENT NIGHT 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, May 21, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Big Little Lies, […]

We Need Cat Fosters!

Daily intake requests are coming in for cats and kittens, and we are out of room. We want to say YES and get these guys someplace safe, but we can’t without help. If you have space in your home for adult cats, a nursing mother and her kittens, or have experience bottle feeding kittens, please reply to this email! Coming Up at the Shelter! Kroger For Your Pets Adoptions: Saturday, May 5 – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm […]

New Museum in San Felipe Shares the Story of Early Texas

A statue depicting early Texas settlers stands in front of the Stephen F. Austin State Historic Site Museum (George Slaughter photo)

By George Slaughter At one time, before cities such as Austin, Dallas, or Houston even existed, San Felipe was the second-largest town in Texas, after San Antonio. The town itself, the site of which was just north of Interstate 10 between Brookshire and Sealy, was burned during the Texas Revolution of 1836 and never recovered. On Friday, a new, 10,000-square foot interpretative museum was dedicated at the Stephen F. Austin State Historic Site tells the […]

Cross Creek Ranch Hosts Springs Back Triathlon May 20

(Fulshear, TX – April 25, 2018)      —        Triathletes and duathletes can test their endurance at Cross Creek Ranch during the Springs Back Triathlon on May 20. Registration is now open for the 6th annual USA Triathlon-sanctioned race. Athletes can choose between sprint and Olympic distance options, as well as triathlon and duathlon options. The event starts at 6:45 a.m. with the 1.3-kilometer Olympic swim, followed by the 400-meter sprint swim. The swim will take […]