Bob Lutts / Simonton Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries To Close In Observance Of December Holidays  

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 Friday, December 22, through Monday, December 25, for the Christmas holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, December 26. The libraries will be closed on Sunday, December 31, and on Monday, January 1, for the New Year’s Day holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching […]

Holiday-Ornament Project For Teens At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Fulshear-area teens can take a break from studying and get in the holiday spirit with a special program for Young Adults, “Making Holiday Ornaments,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, December 11, beginning at 5:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Teens in grades 9 through 12 will learn how to make holiday ornaments using clear balls, old CDs, and other interesting […]

December 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. Because of the holidays, the library will have an abbreviated schedule of children’s programs in December. The schedule is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Thanksgiving Holiday

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, including the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Thursday, November 23, through Sunday, November 26, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Monday, November 27. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Public Information […]

Classic Children’s Opera Hansel And Gretel To Be Performed At Library  

Hannah Lu & Cecilia Duarteb[PHOTOS– COURTESY OF HOUSTON GRAND OPERA]

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a performance by Houston Grand Opera’s “Operas to Go!” of the children’s classic fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel, on Wednesday, November 22, beginning at 3:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. This family-friendly light opera, sung entirely in English, is based on the famous Grimm fairy tale, and was written by pop star and composer Engelbert Humperdinck. HGO’s […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce November 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, November 20, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Our Souls at Night, written by Kent Haruf. The Fulshear Night Readers Guild will meet on Monday, November […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Veterans’ Day  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which include the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans’ Day.  Regular library hours will resume on Saturday, November 11. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Public Information Office […]

November 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 November 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 November 7, 14, 21, and 28. […]

Create Holiday Greeting Cards With Fiber Art And Needle-Felting At Library Program

To kick off the holiday season, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have a special fiber-art craft demonstration, “Holiday Cards Using Fiber Techniques,” on Monday, November 13, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Learn more about working with felt – one of the oldest textiles in the world – to create beautiful, personalized greeting cards. Betsy Mudra, fiber artist and owner of Felting by Betsy, […]

Learn Knitting Basics At Library Program

Learn the basics of knitting at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, November 6, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this hands-on adult craft class, “Knitting for Beginners,” library staff member Marie Picon will describe essential tools used for knitting, such as different yarns that can be used for varying effects, and how knitting needles differ from other types of needles. […]