Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Special Holiday-Break Activities For Families At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Families are invited to take a break during the December holidays with special events at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library. Families with children of all ages can relax and have fun with activities at the library, as they enjoy their break from the regular school routine. The schedule of activities is as follows: Family Movie Day – Friday, December 21, 1:30 p.m, Meeting Room. Movie-goers will be treated to an animated family film starring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, […]

Fort Bend County Libraries To Close In Observance Of December Holidays  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, including the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed on Saturday, December 22, through Tuesday, December 25, for the Christmas holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Wednesday, December 26. The libraries will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 31, and will remain closed through Tuesday, January 1, for the New Year’s holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Wednesday, January 2. Your online library is always open […]

Libraries To Close For National Day Of Mourning, Dec 5               

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, for a National Day of Mourning honoring former President George H.W. Bush. All events, meetings, and programs scheduled that day are cancelled. Regular library hours will resume on Thursday, December 6. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, downloading e-books, or music, streaming movies, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the […]

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 next Conversation Circle at the Cinco Ranch […]

Learn About British Regency Fashions At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program            

In celebration of Regency-era author Jane Austen’s birthday in December, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program, “A Birthday Tea Featuring British Regency-Era Fashions,” on Saturday, December 15, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Eide and Timothy Guerinot, members of the Houston Area Regency Society, will talk about how changes in clothing design related to the […]

Crafting Enthusiasts Invited To Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s New Share Group

The new “Craft Club at Cinco Ranch” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will meet on Tuesday, December 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Crafting enthusiasts can share tips, get ideas and inspiration, and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow crafters at this new drop-in event! People of all experience levels – from beginners to advanced – who enjoy any type […]

Social Security Specialist To Speak At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Andrew Hardwick, a Metropolitan Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration, will present a program on “Social Security 101” on Monday, December 10, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Hardwick will provide an overview of Social Security and the Medicare program. Learn how and when to apply; how early retirement affects one’s benefits; how to maximize one’s benefits; the differences between […]

 Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce December 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, December 5, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is the 2018 “Gulf Coast Reads” selection, Bluebird, Bluebird, written by Attica Locke. […]

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 22, through Sunday, November 25, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Monday, November 26. 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 Communications Office […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Hosts Holiday Open-House Festivities

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will host a special Holiday Open House for families on Saturday, December 1, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holidays with music, refreshments, crafts, and a family holiday movie during this festive open-house event. The activities will begin with a craft program — “DIY Recycled-Book Crafts for […]