Bob Lutts / Simonton Branch Library

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. […]

Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Teens To Celebrate Día De Los Muertos  

In recognition of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have a special craft activity for teens in grades 9 through 12 on Monday, October 30, beginning at 5:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Día de los Muertos is a traditional Mexican holiday honoring family and friends who have died. It is celebrated every year at the same time as Halloween and […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce October 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, October 16, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is the 2017 “Gulf Coast Reads” selection News of the World, written by Paulette […]

Professional Genealogist To Speak At Library’s 6th Annual Genealogy Symposium

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In recognition of Family-History Month in October, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Local History and Genealogy department will present its 6TH Annual Genealogy Symposium on Saturday, October 21, from 9:30 am to 3:45 p.m., in the Meeting Room at George Memorial Library, located at 1001 Golfview in Richmond. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m., and different lectures will be presented throughout the day. Professional genealogist and family-history blogger Caroline M. Pointer will share her knowledge, experience, and insight on a variety of topics […]

Fort Bend County Libraries Helps Students Excel With Online Homework Help  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Brainfuse HelpNow (Homework Tutoring) program enables the library system to provide online homework assistance in a broad range of subjects in both English and Spanish for students in grades K through 12, free of charge. This tutoring program is an Internet-based service that provides library patrons with live, on-demand homework help, seven days a week, from 3:00 to 11:00 p.m. Certified tutors are experienced in Math, Science, Social Studies, and English/Language Arts. […]

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 3, 10, 17, 24, and […]

Join Fort Bend County Libraries For “Gulf Coast Reads” Reading Initiative  

Fort Bend County Libraries invites the public to join in the “Gulf Coast Reads” reading program, a community-wide reading project encouraging communities to read and discuss a particular book together in October. The 2017 selection for “Gulf Coast Reads” is News of the World, written by Paulette Jiles. Set in post-Civil War Texas, News of the World is a historical-fiction novel about a 70-year-old veteran of two wars, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, and a 10-year-old girl named Johanna who […]

Deadline Nears For Libraries’ Photo Contest Celebrating Fort Bend County  

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         Fort Bend County Libraries is seeking entries for its “Capture Fort Bend County” Photography Contest in September. Amateur photographers of all skill levels are invited to enter original photographs that portray the culture, nature, people, and places of Fort Bend County – from hidden gems in our communities to favorite places and scenes around town. Entries can be submitted at any of the libraries in the Fort Bend County library system, […]

Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Resume Fall Schedule In September

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 fall 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 September 5, 12, 19, […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Fair Day  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed Friday, September 29, in observance of Fort Bend County Fair Day. Regular library hours will resume on Saturday, September 30. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies or music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Public Information […]