Fort Bend

Home for the Harvest Gift Market 

Save the Date… Home for the Harvest Gift Market October 19th-20th, 2019 Stafford Centre- 10505 Cash R, Stafford 77477 Saturday 10:00-7:00 & Sunday 10:00-5:00 Home for the Holidays Gift Market is coming to the Stafford/Sugar land area on October 19th and 20th at the Stafford Convention Centre! After 12 years in Katy and 10 years in Galveston, we are coming to Stafford/ Sugar Land area. Come shop with our vendors featuring clothing boutiques, handcrafted jewelry, delectable sweets, […]

Get Crocheted Edging Tips At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Get crocheting tips at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Saturday, October 26, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. The “Crochet Workshop: Borders & Edgings” is a hands-on adult craft class for individuals aged 16 and above. No previous crochet experience is necessary. Library staff member Marie Picon will demonstrate how to create and attach decorative crochet edgings to […]

“Texas Wildlife” Adult Lunch & Learn At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a special Adult Lunch & Learn program by the Houston Museum of Natural Science on “Texas Wildlife” on Wednesday, October 23, beginning at 12:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Lunch will be provided. In this hands-on, interactive program, learn about the animals that are native to Texas. Discover the different land regions and the varied habitats […]

Texas Association of School Boards Elects New Officers

For Release: September 27, 2019 Contact: Theresa Gage, 512.467.3564, theresa.gage-dieringer@tasb.org Find us on Facebook and Twitter. (Austin)—The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) elected its 2019–20 officers during the Association’s recent annual Delegate Assembly and Convention in Dallas. New TASB President Lee Lentz-Edwards of Kermit Independent School District (ISD) succeeds Immediate Past President James de Garavilla of Silsbee ISD. Jim Rice of Fort Bend ISD now serves as president-elect. First vice-president is Ted Beard of Longview ISD, and second […]

Property Tax Seminar Hosted by the Fort Bend County Tax Office

The Fort Bend County Tax Office, in conjunction with the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District, is hosting a Property Tax Seminar on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the George Memorial Library in Richmond, TX. Presentations will be given by the Honorable Carrie Surratt, Fort Bend County Tax Assessor-Collector, and Jordan Wise, the newly appointed Chief Appraiser of the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District. A legal representative will also be on […]

Fort Bend 4-H welcomes you to plug into the world of 4-H Robotics

Fort Bend 4-H welcomes you to plug into the world of 4-H Robotics & connect with future 4-H club members! We are searching for youth and adults to form a Robotics club in the Sugar Land area. If you are interested in our Robotics program or have a youth that is interested please join us on Oct. 10th at 5:45 pm at the Cinco Ranch Library (2620 Commercial Center Boulevard, Katy, TX, 77494) for an informative meeting […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Announces 2019 Christmas Home Tour Neighborhoods  

“Twenty-eight years ago, a group of volunteers, many of whom are still involved, opened their homes, decorated them for Christmas, baked some cookies and charged admission in an effort to keep Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s (CAFB) doors open,” stated Lisa Moore, Child Advocates of Fort Bend Development Officer and event chair. Thanks to those generous ladies and many others who have participated through the years, this event not only kept the doors open, but […]

Music Instruction:

Instruction in: Voice Development Instrumental Instruction, (theory, technique, performance and repertoire), On-site / Online / At Studio. Lessons taught by Artist-Record Producer with UT Degree. Resume and References are available.  For more information call 713-478-4492.

 Grow Your Own – Fall & Winter Garden Color

Join the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners for the last in the series of six Grow Your Own classes for 2019.  This sixth class about Fall & Winter Garden Color will cover edibles and flowers to add color and interest to your garden during the fall and winter months.  Ethnic edibles will also be covered. The class will be held Saturday, October 19, […]

Teens Discover Creative Craft Of Kumihimo At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have an introductory Young Adult program, “Kumihimo Crafting for Teens,” on Wednesday, October 9, beginning at 4:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this YA craft activity, teens in grades 9 through 12 will learn about kumihimo — the traditional Japanese technique of braiding strands of material to create intricately colored cords. The cords, also called kumihimo, […]