Library News

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 […]

Learn About Probate And Estate Planning At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program               

Do you want to simplify your lifestyle? Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present “Probate & Other Legal Issues,” part of the library’s Senior Living Series, on Thursday, March 12, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Cathy Rath, an attorney with Rath Law Group in Katy, will discuss wills, probate, and other legal issues facing senior citizens. This program is intended […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce March 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. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, March 16, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American […]

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 […]

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 […]

Learn About Business Accounting & Tax Prep At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special program, “Business Accounting & Tax Preparation,” on Saturday, March 21, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. SCORE mentor Cristy Fontanilla will explain the key numbers/indicators on a financial statement and show how they can be used to guide one’s day-to-day business decisions. Get tips on how to manage financial information to stay […]

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille Announces Judgment of Paris Wine Tasting Flight

Patrons can now enjoy a flight from the winning wineries of the 1976 Paris tasting and 1986 re-tasting HOUSTON (Jan. 9, 2020) – Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille is proud to announce The Judgment of Paris, a new wine tasting flight. The new selection will offer three, 2-ounce pours, including 2016 Chateau Montelena Chardonnay, 2015 Clos Du Val Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and 2017 Stag’s Leap Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon, all from California’s Napa Valley, for $34. The tasting will be […]

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 […]