Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Library Presents Solar System Program For Kids During Spring Break               

The Youth Services department at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a special program for kids during Spring Break on the “Scale of the Solar System” on Friday, March 16, beginning at 2:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. This program is recommended for children in grades 3 through 5. It can often be hard for children to imagine the size and scale of the Sun […]

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 […]

Free Income-Tax Help At Fort Bend County Libraries  

Fort Bend County Libraries will again host representatives from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), who will provide free income-tax-preparation assistance for low-income taxpayers at several locations in the Fort Bend County library system through April 17. Income-tax forms will no longer be available at the libraries, but patrons may use the libraries’ computers and printers to download and print out the forms from the IRS website, www.irs.gov, during regular library hours. A library […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Presents Family Movie Day  

The Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special “Family Movie Day” on Thursday, March 15, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Families with children of all ages are invited to enjoy an afternoon movie! Families will be treated to an animated comedy feature starring Steve Carell as Gru, an ex-supervillain who finds himself in the midst of a major identify crisis after being fired from […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s “Ancient Empires” Series Focuses On Rome In March  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a 5-part educational series focusing on “Ancient Empires” this spring. The third program in the series, “Ancient Empires: Rome,” will take place on Saturday, March 17, 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 third of five programs on Ancient Empires, former architecture professor Sheba Akhtar will talk about the Roman Republic and the […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Plans Volunteer Service Fair For Teens  

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 March, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Book Club – Wednesday, March 14, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. […]

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 Saturday, March 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the Conference Classroom of 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 […]

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

Bridge players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a new, monthly “Bridge Night @ Cinco Ranch” on Tuesdays, March 6 and 20, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Kat On the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, the library will provide a fun, relaxed setting […]

Get Ideas For Spring Gardening At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Programs               

Spring is in the air, and gardeners are making plans for the new planting season. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy, will have two programs in March for backyard gardeners who would like to learn more about planning and maintaining beautiful lawns and gardens. On Saturday, March 10, Fort Bend County Master Gardener Tricia Bradbury will present “Introduction to Growing Herbs,” from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., in […]

Get Help Creating A Resumé At Library Program  

Individuals creating a resumé for the first time can get hands-on help at a special “Resumé-Builder Workshop” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Monday, March 12, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn the basics of putting together a resumé. Those attending this informal program will receive one-one-one help formatting a resumé and will receive a template and description of the […]