Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Get Tips For Creating Festive Holiday Floral-Décor At Library Program

Celebrate your favorite seasons and holidays by creating different floral arrangements that add a festive welcome for guests. On Thursday, November 15, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have a special program on “Floral Arrangements for the Holidays” beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Floral designer Kaye Thompson will demonstrate different techniques to use in making decorative holiday flower arrangements for […]

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 Tuesdays, November 13 and 27, 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 […]

November Computer-Class Schedule At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

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 Excel 2016 Survival Basics” will take place on Thursday, November 8, beginning at 10:00 […]

Local Authors Share Publishing Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

As part of National Novel-Writing Month in November, Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special program for aspiring writers, “Write Now! Real Talk with Local Authors,” on Saturday, November 10, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Multi-purpose Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Kristen Kiesling will lead a panel of local award-winning authors who will share their personal experiences as writers. Hear about the challenges faced by both […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library 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’ 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, November 7, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is The Zookeeper’s Wife, written by Diane Ackerman. This book club meets on […]

Chess Players Invited To Share Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Event

Chess players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a special “Chess Day @ the Library” on Saturdays, November 3 and 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn a new chess move (or two) during this come-and-go event. Experienced players will be […]

Learn About Using Quickbooks For Business At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program

            Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program for business managers, “QuickBooks Made Profitable,” on Monday, October 22, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Charlene Quah, CPA and QB ProAdvisor, will provide an overview of QuickBooks, an accounting software program that helps one accept and manage payments, perform payroll functions, and much more. Hear about tips and tricks for using […]

Learn How To Kick The Sugar Habit At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program  

           Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a healthy-lifestyle class, “Kick the Sugar Habit,” on Saturday, October 20, beginning at 10:30 a.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Certified health and life coach Valerie Coyle will explain the effects of sugar on one’s body and why it can be challenging to eliminate sugar in one’s diet. Learn about high-fructose corn-syrup, food that spikes one’s blood sugar […]

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, October 18, 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 […]

Library’s “Learning Express” Resource Helps Improve Computer Skills And Career-Readiness               

Do you want to improve your computer skills so you can qualify for more jobs?  Do you want to learn about what career options are available and how to go about applying for them? Fort Bend County Libraries’ LearningExpress Library is a free online computer resource that helps people improve their computer skills, explore careers, prepare for civil-service certification exams for jobs such as firefighters, EMTs, postal workers, and police officers, and much more. The […]