Fort Bend

New Tutor Training Format at the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County for Basic Literacy, ESL Programs and Basic Computer Skills

FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – Literacy Council of Fort Bend County needs you!  Become an essential part of an adult student’s life by signing up to be a tutor at the Literacy Council. The Literacy Council of Fort Bend County will hold tutor training on Monday, June 10th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Through training, volunteers are equipped to teach Basic Literacy, English as a Second Language (ESL), and one-on-one tutor sessions to adults.  The trainings prepare tutors […]

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

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals or figures. In recent years, it has become an increasingly popular project for crafters around the world. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have an introductory Young Adult demonstration, “Crochet Amigurumi,” on Wednesday, June 12, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this workshop for teens in grades […]

Crafting Enthusiasts Invited To Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s Share Group             

The “Craft Club at Cinco Ranch” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will meet on Tuesdays, June 11 and 25, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Crafting enthusiasts can share tips, get ideas and inspiration, and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow crafters at this drop-in event! People of all experience levels – from beginners to advanced – who enjoy any type […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Demonstrate Resource For Avid Readers             

Have you read all the books by your favorite author and don’t know what to read next? The Adult Services staff at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will demonstrate a resource that provides book suggestions for readers at a special program “What Do I Read Next: An Introduction to NoveList” on Monday, June 10, from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. For readers […]

Fort Bend Regional Infrastructure Conference

Ed Emmett

The Fort Bend Regional Infrastructure Conference is a collaborative effort between the Central Fort Bend Chamber, the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce and the Fort Bend Economic Development Council. This half-day conference will take place on Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 7:30 am – 1:30 pm, with an optional Engineering Ethics session immediately following from 1:30- 2:30 pm at Safari Texas Ranch, Richmond, TX. This exciting conference is a comprehensive series of presentations from industry […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Hosts Summer Family Movie Series

The Youth Services department at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will feature “Family Movie Day” — a free movie series for families with kids of all ages — in June. The movies will begin at 1:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The movie series will begin on Friday, June 7. In this animated adventure film, video-game villain Wreck-It-Ralph must brave the Internet via a newly-installed […]

Public’s Assistance locating next of Kin

Bo Van Vo

To Whom It May Concern: We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office. Sincerely, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., D-ABFE ID Coordinator Forensic Investigations   BO VAN VO – Asian Male, 48 Years: Mr. Vo died in the 7500 block […]

Community: Can You Help Identify Male Who Assaulted Woman For Vehicle.

Violent Crimes investigators are releasing still photos of a male subject who forcibly pulled a woman from her vehicle and drove off. On March 26, 2019 the 68-year-old female was sitting in her 2018 Honda CRV at the HK Food Mart in the 18000 block of Kingsland Blvd. in west Harris County. She was approached by a black male subject in his 20’s, who forcibly removed her from her vehicle and drove off. Approximately one […]

Experience the Roaring 20s at the Historic Sugar Land Auditorium with Chicago: High School Edition, Opening This Friday

The cast of Chicago paints the town…and “All That Jazz” in Inspiration Stage’s Chicago: High School Edition Photo credit for Chicago: High School Edition photos: Sarah Patterson

SUGAR LAND, Texas (May13, 2019) – Inspiration Stage presents Chicago: High School Edition, featuring a cast of teen actors, May 17 – 19. In Chicago during the Roaring 20s, Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband, Amos, to take the rap…until he finds out he’s been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another “Merry Murderess,” Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces […]

Senior Health & Safety Day program.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Fort Bend County would like to invite the Senior Citizen Community to participate in our Senior Health & Safety Day program. This educational event is FREE to every senior citizen in Fort Bend County, and is specially designed to promote the health and well-being of our Fort Bend County Senior Citizens. Light refreshments will be served, please feel free to bring your own lunch. The events for that day […]