Library News

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, […]

Learning English? Get Practice At Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s Conversation Circles  

Are you learning to speak English? Would you like some practice in a casual, informal atmosphere? Fort Bend County Libraries presents a program for individuals of all nationalities who would like a place to practice their English language and conversation skills. The “ESL Conversation Circles” provide an opportunity for non-English-speaking people to gather in a relaxed setting, and discuss topics of their own choosing while practicing their English skills. The Conversation Circle at the Cinco Ranch Branch […]

Learn Sewing Basics For Holiday Projects At Library Program               

Learn the basics of sewing and create handmade, holiday-themed projects at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Thursdays, October 4, 11, 18, and 25, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. “Sew with Sophie: Hand-Sewing for the Holidays” is a 4-part, hands-on workshop. Different skills and holiday projects will be introduced each week. Participants can choose to attend individual sessions or the […]

Learn How To Use 3D Printer At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a demonstration and instructional session on the use of its 3D printer on Thursday, September 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. In the class, “Intro to 3D Printing,” library staff will introduce the 3D printer and explain how library patrons can print their own designs. Those attending the session will also learn […]

Learn About Using LinkedIn At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program, “Introduction to LinkedIn,” on Monday, September 24, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. LinkedIn is the world’s largest social-media network for professionals and is a great vehicle for connecting with other business people. Find out how to make the best use of LinkedIn to network and engage with contacts and […]

Get Digital Photo-Editing Tips At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present the program, “EZ Digital Photo-Editing Basics,” on Monday, September 17, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Learn how to use free, online photo-editing tools to fix or fine-tune photos or to create special photo effects that can make your photos more exciting and visually appealing. Get tips on adding special effects, borders, or overlays. […]

Friends Of Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Host Fall Book Sale  

The Friends of the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will host a Fall Book Sale on Saturday, September 15, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Annex next door to the library, which is located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. People who love books, people who love bargains, and people who need to get rid of some spare change will find a lot in common at the book sale, where they will discover adult and children’s books, […]

Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Welcomes Fall With Teddy-Bear Picnic  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library invites area children to bring their families and their teddy bears to a special Teddy-Bear Picnic on Saturday, September 15, beginning at 9:00 a.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Children and their families will enjoy Teddy-Bear stories, games, and snacks. Children may bring a blanket and a favorite stuffed toy for this special Story Time picnic! Materials for this event are […]

“The Arts Of Russell Autrey” Exhibit To Open At George Memorial Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ George Memorial Library announces the opening of a special exhibit, “The Arts of Russell Autrey: Artist, Photographer, Raconteur,” on September 9, in the Bohachevsky Gallery of the library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond. The public is invited to attend an opening-day reception for the exhibit from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. The exhibit, which showcases Autrey’s pen-and-ink drawings and storytelling skills as well as his magnificent photography, will be on display through October 31. A long-time […]