Library News

Start The New Year With Healthy-Living Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Did you resolve to turn over a new leaf in the New Year by making healthier living choices? Learn how to take better care of yourself with a few tips from Dr. Kelly McCullagh at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Wednesday, January 31, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. In the program, “Staying Healthy in Your 30s, 40, 50s, & Beyond,” Dr. […]

Yoga & Meditation Demonstration At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special introductory program, “Stress Relief & Relaxation through Sahaja Yoga Meditation,” on Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Sahaja yoga meditation instructor Nehemiah Cavazos will provide an overview of Sahaja yoga meditation and its mental, physical, and emotional health benefits. Learn how to quickly relieve anxieties, tensions, stresses, and […]

Learn About Birds Of The Texas Gulf Coast At Library Program  

Photo attached: Mary Ann Weber, courtesy of Houston Audubon Society

With the diverse ecological systems that are represented in Texas, the state has become known for the unparalleled bird-watching opportunities that can be found in the different areas of the state. Because birding is easy for all ages to enjoy, it is a popular family activity that can lead to a lifelong hobby. Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special program, “Birds of the Bayou City,” on Monday, January 29, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in the […]

4-H Veterinary Science Informational Meeting

Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 6:30 pm Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 S, Fulshear, TX 77441 Open to all Fort Bend County youth ages 12-17 & in the 7th grade or higher. This five-year plan of study consists of 100 lessons and 50 activities. After students have completed the curriculum and hours, they can then apply to take the exam to become a Certified Veterinary Assistant. To RSVP, please visit: Http://agrilife.org/ftbend4h/projects/veterinary-science/ or […]

Yoga Demonstration At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present an “Introduction to Yoga” class on Saturday, January 20, beginning at 10:00 a.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Yoga instructor Cathy Plato will present a basic introduction and demonstration of this low-impact form of physical exercise and meditation. Learn the benefits of yoga, the various yoga postures, and the correct way to breathe to receive […]

Libraries Announce Family Reading Club This Winter  

The popularity of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Summer Reading Clubs for children, teens, and adults inspired the library system to add a similar program for families during the winter season. The Family Reading Club will begin on Sunday, January 21, and will continue for six weeks through March 3, at all branches in the Fort Bend County library system, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library. This six-week program is designed […]

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, January 18, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., 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 about […]

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 […]