The week's events
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Jun 27, 2022(1 event)
6:30 pm: Fulshear Book Clubs Announce June Reading Selections
8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome.
The next meeting of the Day Readers Book Club will take place on Monday, June 13, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Lily King’s novel, Euphoria! This title is available in print, audio, and as an e-audiobook on hoopla; call the library to check availability of additional print copies. This book club meets on the second Monday of every month.
The Fulshear Night Readers Guild will meet on Monday, June 27, beginning at 6:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Girl with a Pearl Earring, written by Tracy Chevalier. This title is available in print and as an e-audiobook on OverDrive; call the library to check availability of additional print copies. This book club meets on the fourth Monday of every month.
The book club meetings are free and open to the public. For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us) or call the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library (281-633-4675).
Jun 28, 2022(2 events)
10:00 am: Law Library’s “Pro Se Basics” Series Introduces Free Legal Info Resources
Fort Bend County Libraries’ Law Librarian, Andrew Bennett, will present a series of “Pro Se Basics” introductory demonstrations of the informational legal resources that are available to the public at the Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library. These programs will be available both in-person and online.
The introductory classes will take place on Tuesdays June 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.
The classes will introduce important procedural information for self-represented litigants who wish to begin their legal research, represent themselves in court, or seek resources for their Family Law or Probate issues. Individuals may choose to attend individual sessions or the whole series.
The material that will be discussed is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for the advice of an attorney. Librarians cannot provide legal advice or recommend specific forms. The June schedule is as follows:
The series will continue in July.
The classes are free and open to the public. Seating is limited, however, and reservations are required.
To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Classes & Events.” Select “Virtual Programs” or “Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library.” Choose the program and complete the online registration. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-341-3718.
NOTE: Please indicate in the “Special Notes” section of the online registration form whether you wish to attend in-person or online.
The Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library is located in the Fort Bend County Justice Center at 1422 Eugene Heimann Circle, Room 20714, in Richmond.
4:00 pm: Teens Earn Volunteer-Service Hours At Libraries’ Ya Advisory Councils
Fort Bend County Libraries offers programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens entering 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.
Teens can earn volunteer-service hours by participating in FBCL’s Young Adult Advisory Councils, where they can express ideas, help organize upcoming activities, and suggest new programs and books that would be of interest to teens at the library.
The June schedule of Young Adult Advisory Council meetings is as follows:
The activities are free and open to the public. Some of the activities require registration. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Classes & Events,” select the library, and find the program on the date indicated. For more information, call FBCL’s Communications Office (281-633-4734).
Jun 29, 2022(1 event)
2:00 pm: Learning English? Get Practice At Libraries’ Esl 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 ESL Conversation Circles will take place in person at multiple locations in the Fort Bend County library system in June. Reservations are NOT required. The schedule is as follows:
o Wednesdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2:00-3:00 pm, Meeting Room.
o Fridays, June 10 and 24, 2:00-3:00 pm, Multipurpose Room.
The program is free and open to the public. For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), or call the ESL/Adult Literacy Department at George Memorial Library (281-341-2652), the Cinco Ranch Branch Library (281-395-1311) or the Mission Bend Branch Library (832-471-5900).
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