Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Learn How To Self-Publish A Book At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a workshop – “Publish Your Book for Free!” – on Saturday, January 20, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Carolyn Janisé will talk about the basic components of self-publishing a book, from designing the cover art, layout, and design to editing, printing, and distributing. Learn how to begin the publishing process and about the […]

Learn About Mutual Funds And Stocks At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program on Mutual Funds and Stocks on Saturday, January 27, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. This 2-part program is designed to help individuals get a better understanding of the differences between mutual funds and stocks. The program is presented by Leslie Corley, a financial advisor with Edward Jones Investments. During the first part […]

Introductory Twitter Class At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Would you like to keep in touch with family and friends on Twitter? Fort Bend County Libraries will present a basic program, “Introduction to Twitter,” for people who would like to learn more about this popular social-networking website on Monday, January 22, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The Adult Services staff of the library will show how to set up a […]

Fort Bend County Libraries To Close In Observance Of Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

 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 on Monday, January 15, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, January 16. 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 […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Offers Assistance For Setting Up Community Book Clubs

Fort Bend County Libraries is available to provide assistance to anyone who is interested in starting a book club in the community. Learn how to access free services and book collections provided by the library at a special program, “How to Set Up a Book Club,” on Tuesday, January 23, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The library has sets […]

Bring Computer-Related Questions To Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Do you have a question about how to use your computer or the Internet? Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have an Open Computers Lab on Friday, January 19, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The Open Computers Lab is a come-and-go period during which patrons can bring any basic questions about desk-top computers or lap-top computers. They can also bring their smartphones or other […]

January Youth Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Boulevard in Katy, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Mother Goose Time, Toddler Time, Story Time, Pajama Night Story Time, Kinder Korner, and After-School Breaks — every month. The regularly scheduled activities for January are as follows: Mother Goose Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — provides caregiver/infant multisensory circle-time activities — including simple sign language, folksongs and lullabies, and finger plays — that […]

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 Conversation Circle at the Cinco Ranch Branch […]

Young Adult Book Club & Advisory Council For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries is launching new programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In January, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Book Club – Wednesday, January 10, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s “Ancient Empires” Series Focuses On Egypt In January  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a 3-part educational series focusing on “Ancient Empires” this spring. The first program in the series, “Ancient Empires: Egypt,” will take place on Saturday, January 13, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. In this first of three programs on Ancient Empires, former art and architecture history professor Sheba Akhtar will talk about the significance […]