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February’s activities at the Katy Library

SPECIAL EVENTS Saturday Family Story Time at the Katy Library Family too busy to catch one of the weekday story times? Join us for a fun hour of books, songs, and dances on Saturday, 2/01 at 10:30am! This is a monthly story time on the 1st Saturday of each month. For more information, contact the library at 281-391-3509. The library is located at 5414 Franz Road in Katy, Texas. AARP Tax-Aide at the Katy Library It’s that time again. Stop by to get help filing your taxes every Tuesday from 11:00am-4:30pm. (Signups start […]

Learn Job-Search Survival Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning on Monday, February 10, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The series will continue on Tuesday, February 11, at the same place and time. […]

Word Art, Money-Management, & More For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries offers 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 February, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. YA Program: How Money Works– Saturday, February 8, 10:30 am-12:00 noon, Multi-purpose Room. […]

“Stitch Studio For Teens” At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Young adults in grades 9 through 12 are invited to a “Stitch Studio for Teens” workshop at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Tuesday, February 4, beginning at 4:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Teens will learn different embroidery stitches and make a frame-worthy work of art. All supplies for this workshop will be provided thanks to the generous support of the Friends […]

Adult Craft Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will host a variety of craft activities in February for adults and youth aged 14 and above. People who enjoy crafting will have an opportunity to learn new crafts, network with other crafters, and discover many of the free resources that the libraries have for crafting enthusiasts. “Folded-Book Hearts” — Tuesday, February 4, 5:30-7:30 pm, Multi-purpose Room. Library staff will demonstrate how to take an old book and make words […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce January Reading Selections  

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. Because the library will be closed on January 20 for the holiday, the next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, January 27, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to […]

Learn Knitting Basics At Library Workshop               

Learn the basics of knitting at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Saturday, January 25, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this hands-on adult workshop, “Knitting for Knewbies,” library staff member Marie Picon will describe essential tools used for knitting, such as different yarns that can be used for varying effects, and how knitting needles differ from other […]

Law Library Legal Tech Institute Publishes 2020 Course Catalog

The Harris County Law Library’s Legal Tech Institute today released the 2020 Course Catalog for its Hands-On Legal Tech Training Program. Four new sessions, including “Microsoft PowerPoint for Legal Work” and “Basic Automation for Lawyers,” debut in the new Catalog. In total, nine sessions will be offered on rotation every Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Legal Tech Lab at the Law Library. “Since the Law Library joined our Office, we have worked to make […]

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 20, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, January 21. 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 more information, call […]

January’s activities at the Katy Library.

SPECIAL EVENTS The Katy Library will close early at 5pm on Tuesday, 12/31 and will be closed on Wednesday, 1/01 for the New Year holiday. ESL Tutor Training at the Katy Library Come learn how to teach someone English with curriculum provided by the library. The next training for ESL tutors will be on Thursday, 1/09 from 10:00am – 2:00pm. For more information, contact the library at 281-391-3509. The library is located at 5414 Franz Road. BOOK […]