Fort Bend

The Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s 33rd Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 25

The Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s 33rd Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020 from 5:30 pm to 9 pm at Fluor Corporation cafeteria, 1 Fluor Daniel Drive, Sugar Land. This year’s theme is WINNER WINNER SPAGHETTI DINNER! Every attendee will receive a red ticket, and during the evening a drawing will be held to see which attendee wins a $100 bill just for attending! WINNER WINNER SPAGHETTI DINNER! Individual […]

Free Income-Tax Help At Fort Bend County Libraries            

Fort Bend County Libraries will again host representatives from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), who will provide free income-tax-preparation assistance for low-income taxpayers at several locations in the Fort Bend County library system through April 15. Income-tax forms are not available at the libraries, but patrons may use the libraries’ computers and printers to download and print out the forms from the IRS website, www.irs.gov, during regular library hours. A library card is needed […]

Kids Spring Break Gardening Fun Day

Join the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners’ Youth Activity Committee in conjunction with Junior Master Gardeners and Fort Bend County 4-H for this fun Kids Spring Break Gardening Day.  The children will learn about plants and the environment while participating in hands-on activities under the mentorship of Master Gardener volunteers. Space is limited to the first 50 children registered. Ages:      8 to 11 years When:    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. […]

Hear About Fulshear & Fort Bend History At Library Program               

In recognition of Texas History Month in March, Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special program on “Fulshear & Fort Bend History” on Monday, March 16, beginning at 6:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Claire Rogers, executive director of the Fort Bend History Association, will share fascinating stories about the history of Fort Bend County since the time of Stephen F. […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Launches New Mah Jongg Time            

Mah Jongg players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a new, bi-monthly “Mah Jongg @ Cinco Ranch” time at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The meetings will take place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month, beginning on March 17, from 12:30 to 3:00 pm, in the Multi-purpose […]

Over $50,000 Raised at 2nd Annual Wheelchairs for Warriors – Peace, Love & Warriors Event

Event featured five Wheelchairs for Warriors recipients sporting new state-of-the-technology STAFFORD, TEXAS (February 19, 2020) – Wheelchairs for Warriors provides custom-fit, complex-rehab, mobility solutions to wounded veterans and first responders, so they can rejoin their lives at the highest level possible with  INDEPENDENT mobility and function, offering them a better quality of life and the ability to ROLL STRONG! Wheelchairs for Warriors stands in the gap between what is provided, and what the warrior actually […]

March Youth Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Boulevard in Katy, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Mother Goose Time, Toddler Time, Preschool Story Time, Pajama Night Story Time, Kinder Korner, and After-School Breaks — every month. Because the Cinco Ranch Branch Library is used as a voting location, the library will have an abbreviated schedule of youth activities in March. Mother Goose Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 am — provides caregiver/infant […]

March Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Toddler Time, Preschool Story Time, and After-School Breaks — every month. These programs are free and open to the public. The schedule for March is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 am — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 1 to 3 years of age. The program dates […]

Libraries Plan Special Activities For Spring Break  

Families with children of all ages are invited to celebrate their Spring Break with special Spring-Fling activities at Fort Bend County Libraries throughout the week of March 9-13. Unwind and have fun at the library during the break from the regular school routine with these free activities. MONDAY, MARCH 9 “Middle Grade Retro Craft Fair” – Missouri City Branch Library, 2:00-3:00 pm, Meeting Room (grades 6-8). Youth can talk a walk down memory lane while creating […]

Learning English? Get Practice At Libraries’ 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 Conversation Circles will take place at […]