Library News

Get Ideas For Spring Gardening At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Programs               

Spring is in the air, and gardeners are making plans for the new planting season. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy, will have two programs in March for backyard gardeners who would like to learn more about planning and maintaining beautiful lawns and gardens. On Saturday, March 10, Fort Bend County Master Gardener Tricia Bradbury will present “Introduction to Growing Herbs,” from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., in […]

Get Help Creating A Resumé At Library Program  

Individuals creating a resumé for the first time can get hands-on help at a special “Resumé-Builder Workshop” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Monday, March 12, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn the basics of putting together a resumé. Those attending this informal program will receive one-one-one help formatting a resumé and will receive a template and description of the […]

Peoples Law School Free Program For Small Business

The People’s Law School, hosted by the Maud Marks Library and sponsored by the Katy Bar Association will provide a fun filled discussion and Q&A for small business regarding trademarks, copyright, webpage rights and other intellectual property issues to protect or grow your business.  Charles Knobloch is a patent, trademark, and Texas attorney and is no stranger to our oil, medical, and computer-based Houston economy.  A computer science geophysicist, Charles also chaired last years program […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Present Introductory Computer Classes

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 Word 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Tuesday, March 6, beginning at 10:00 […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce March 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’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. New members are always welcome. The Literary Lunch League Book Club will meet on Wednesday, March 7, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is The Glass Castle, written by Jeannette Walls. This book club meets on the first […]

Learn About Henna Body Art At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Program

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a special program on “The Art of Henna” on Monday, March 5, beginning at 6:00 p,m,, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Professional henna artist Sakina Khuzeima Jafferjee will talk about the history of henna and its uses as a dye to create temporary body art. Learn how it is made, how it is applied, and how to […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Host Activities For National Craft Month               

In recognition of National Craft Month in March, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will host a series of hands-on craft activities throughout the month for adults and youth aged 12 and above. The series is designed to introduce people to fun, new crafts and hobbies. The activities will take place on Thursday evenings, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in […]

Introductory Facebook Class At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Would you like to keep in touch and share pictures with family and friends on Facebook? Fort Bend County Libraries will present an introductory program for people who would like to learn more about this popular social-networking website, “Introduction to Facebook,” on Monday, February 26, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The Adult Services staff of the library will show how to set up […]

Library’s Computer Class Introduces Google Docs

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Adult Services staff at the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a basic computer class, “Introduction to Google Docs,” on Monday, February 19, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. The class will be repeated on Thursday, February 22, beginning at 10:00 a.m., at the same location. Those attending the class will set up a Google account and learn how to create, […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Host College Fair  

Students who would like to have more information on colleges in Texas and elsewhere are invited to attend a special “College Fair” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Thursday, February 22, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Representatives from colleges and universities will be on hand to share information about their programs with current high school students and their parents or guardians. […]