Library News

Build a Better World: Food Drive

This summer, we invite you to help us build a better world for those in our community. The Maud Marks Library will be collecting nonperishable food and personal items throughout the summer for the Katy Christian Ministries Food Pantry. Come in at any time now through August 5 and place your donation in the cardboard box by the summer reading registration desk. Come help us build a better world for the less fortunate in our […]

E-Books: Hands on Help

Do you have an e-Device for books or audios and have questions? Did you know Harris County has hundreds of e-books and e-audios that can be checked out through our various databases? Never buy an e-book again. Instead, come to the Maud Marks library on Tuesday, July 11 at 7 p.m. to learn how to download to your device. Just let us know which device you own when you call to register and don’t forget […]

Color Me Relaxed

What is the newest way for adults to relax and have a good time? Coloring. The Maud Marks Library now has an adult coloring hour on the 4th Tuesday of every month. Join us on Tuesday, June 27 at 2 p.m. as we color, chat, have a snack, and listen to relaxing music. We will provide plenty of pages for coloring and colored pencils, although, you are more than welcome to bring your own.

Young Adult Book Club, Trivia, & More For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries is launching new programs specifically designed for high school-age 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 July, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Book Club – Wednesday, July 12, […]

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, July 15, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., in the Multi-purpose 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 distribution. Learn how to begin the publishing process […]

EBooks and More  

Did you know that you can check out free eBooks, e-audiobooks, movies, music, magazines, comics, and TV shows with just your library card? Bring your mobile device and join us on Saturday, July 1, at 1:00 p.m. at the Katy Library to learn how.All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road.   For more information call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net.

Anime Club

On Friday, June 30 at 3:00 p.m.you can find out the latest news in the anime world, discuss your favorite manga, watch some anime and play some games. Snacks provided. This program at the Katy Library is for tweens and teens.All programs are free and open to the public. The Katy Library is located at 5414 Franz Road.   For more information call (281)391-3509 or log on to www.hcpl.net.