Fort Bend

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Offers Online Children’s Activities In February

Ms. Twanda

Because of the COVID-19 social-distancing recommendations, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library (FBCL) is continuing to offer children’s programming virtually this spring, so that families can participate from the comfort and safety of home! Videos of Mother Goose Time, Toddler Time, Preschool Story Time, After-School Breaks, and Middle School Programs will be posted on the online Virtual calendar on FBCL’s website each week. Several special online Family Programs, for children of all ages, will also […]

Cinco Ranch Literary Lunch League To Discuss “Educated” Online In February

Book lovers don’t need to let COVID-19 social distancing keep them from sharing their opinions and feelings about books with other readers. Fort Bend County Libraries (FBCL) will offer an online option for book-club meetings this winter – all book-club meetings will take place online through Webex so that readers can interact with others in real time and participate from the comfort and safety of home! Fort Bend County Libraries’ book clubs represent a wide […]

Law Library’S “Pro Se Basics” Series Introduces Free Legal Info Resources Online

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Law Librarian, Andrew Bennett, will present a series of “Pro Se Basics” online demonstrations of the informational legal resources that are available to the public at the Fort Bend County Law Library. These programs will be virtual sessions livestreamed via Webex; they will NOT be in person. The introductory classes will take place on Tuesdays February 2, 9, 16, and 23, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. The classes will introduce important procedural information for […]

Libraries Host Online Game Hours For Teens, Adults

The Adult Services Department at Fort Bend County Libraries (FBCL) will have several virtual game-day activities for adults and teens in February. These virtual events will be online; they will NOT be in person. ·       “Virtual Board-Game Day: Love Letter” – Tuesday, February 2, 3:00 pm. In this virtual event, players will participate online in a game of Love Letter — a card game in which one attempts to deliver a love letter to the princess by […]

Libraries Offer Online Cookbook Clubs For Culinary Enthusiasts

Cooking enthusiasts of all ages and experience levels – from beginners to advanced –find Fort Bend County Libraries’ monthly Cookbook Book Clubs a great way to share ideas and discover new culinary tips. Different cooking genres are explored each month. In February, the Cookbook Clubs will take place virtually, so that cooking enthusiasts around the area can enjoy and participate online from the comfort and safety of home. Here is the schedule of Cookbook Clubs, as […]

Libraries Present Online Demonstrations For Craft & Hobby Enthusiasts

Fort Bend County Libraries will present a series of online, craft- and hobby-themed video demonstrations to introduce people to new hobbies and activities, and to give current crafters inspiration and new ideas. Because of social-distancing recommendations, Fort Bend County Libraries will offer virtual craft and hobby activities online this winter, so that they can be viewed from the comfort and safety of home. These demonstration videos can be viewed by selecting “Virtual Programs” on the “Classes and […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners 2021 Anual Fruit Tree Sale

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners are combining safety and customer convenience as we prepare for our 2021 Annual Fruit Tree Sale. In response to the current needs of the public due to the pandemic, FBCMG sale events for 2021 will be contactless with online ordering and designated pickup days and times. Important items regarding the sale: Online Fruit Tree Sale Store – Open 8 a.m. January 18th through 5 p.m. February 6th Visit https://fbmg.org/2021-fruit-tree-sale/ to access the online […]

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille Introduces ‘Perry’s Senior Menu’

Exclusive dinning for Seniors 65 and over Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille is introducing Perry’s Senior Menu, a DINE-IN only experience for guests ages 65+, available by request every day before 6 p.m. With three courses and six choices for each, this special is only $36 for those who’ve aged like fine wine and deserve dinner the complete Rare and Well Done® way. The exclusive dining experience is held prior to peak dinner hours, letting patrons who are ready […]

Libraries Celebrate Black History Month With Special Online Programs

Ms. Twanda

In recognition of Black History Month in February, Fort Bend County Libraries will have a variety of special online programs celebrating the history and cultural contributions of African-Americans in the United States. These virtual events will be online; they will NOT be in person. “Before 1619: Why Black History Month Matters” — Monday, February 1 (pre-recorded video) With the help of genetic testing and historical evidence, many African Americans are finding that they are modern descendants of the […]

Libraries Present Introductory Music Tutorials Online

Fort Bend County Libraries (FBCL) will present two online music tutorials in January for individuals who would like basic introductory instruction. Because of social-distancing recommendations, these virtual activities can be viewed online from the comfort and safety of home at any time. These demonstration videos can be viewed by selecting “Virtual Programs” on the “Classes and Events” tab on the Fort Bend County Libraries website – www.fortbend.lib.tx.us – and finding the programs on the dates listed. The January schedule […]