Library News

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Launches New Monthly Book Club

People in the Katy area who enjoy reading are invited to help launch a new book club at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library. The first meeting of the “Literary Lunch League” book club will be on Wednesday, September 6, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in the Conference Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The book to be discussed is The Forgotten Garden, a novel written […]

The Katy Bar Association’s Peoples Law School to speak on Elder Law  

The Katy Bar Association and Maud Smith Marks Library invites the public to a free informative event on the topic of Elder Law, on Saturday, August 12, 10:00 a.m. -noon at the Maud Smith Marks Branch Library, 1815 Westgreen Blvd., Katy. Kerri Graham and Christy Theander of The Law Firm of Graham & Theander, PLLC will be speaking at the event.  They will cover numerous topics, including; asset protection, Medicaid, end of life planning, guardianship, […]

Library To Demonstrate Online Job And Career Resource  

Job-hunters can learn about a special online resource, Job & Career Accelerator™, available through Fort Bend County Libraries, at an introductory demonstration on Tuesday, August 15, beginning at 10:00 a.m., in the Computer Lab at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Staff from the library’s Adult Services department will provide an overview and demonstration of this easy-to-use online resource for job-hunters who are searching for the right job […]

Get Tips On Downsizing Your Lifestyle  At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program

Do you want to simplify your lifestyle? Are you thinking about a smaller home with fewer responsibilities to enjoy during your retirement years? Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present Senior Resources Collaborative’s “Smartsizing – Let’s Start the Conversation” on Saturday, August 19, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., in the Meeting Room of the library. Linda Jordan, founder of Senior Resources Collaborative, will provide tips on simplifying one’s lifestyle, downsizing one’s home, […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce August 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, August 21, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Dead Wake: The Last […]

Cinco Ranch Night Readers To Discuss Scottsboro At August Meeting  

Fort Bend County Libraries invites booklovers to attend the next meeting of the Cinco Ranch Night Readers book club, on Tuesday, August 15, beginning at 7:00 p.m., in the Conference Classroom, at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd. in Katy. The book to be discussed is Scottsboro, a novel written by Ellen Feldman. Copies of the book are available at the checkout desk. Anyone interested in joining this literary-review club is invited […]

Chess Players Invited To Share Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Event  

Chess players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a special “Chess Day @ the Library” on Saturdays, August 12 and 16, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn a new chess move (or two) during this […]

Cinco Ranch Night Readers To Discuss Thirteen Hours At July Meeting

    Fort Bend County Libraries invites book lovers to attend the next meeting of the Cinco Ranch Night Readers book club, on Tuesday, July 18, beginning at 7:00 p.m., in the Conference Classroom, at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd. in Katy. The book to be discussed is Thirteen Hours, a novel written by Deon Meyer. Copies of the book are available at the checkout desk. Anyone interested in joining this […]

Get Tips On Saving Money & Managing Debt At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program

  Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a program on “Personal Finance Education” on Saturday, August 5, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Kimmy Le, Executive Vice Chairman of the Houston office of World Financial Group/Transamerica, will talk about ways to increase cash flow and savings. She will also discuss debt management. Get tips on ways to pay off […]

Writers’ Workshop: Notebook Series-Character Motivations & How to Integrate Them

Come to this hands-on multi-part workshop to learn tips of the trade from expert writers and create your own notebook. The Houston Writers Guild will provide instruction to all writers at every level On Monday, July 17 at 6 p.m. at the Katherine Tyra Branch Library @ Bear Creek located at 16719 Clay Rd, Houston. Beginners and experienced writers are welcome. In this session, participants will explore world driven story lines by engaging in techniques […]