Bob Lutts / Simonton Branch Library

Friends Of Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Host Winter Book Sale               

The Friends of the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will host a Winter Book Sale on Saturday, December 7, from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, in the Annex next door to the library, which is located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. People who love books, people who love bargains, and people who need to get rid of some spare change will find a lot in common at the book sale, where they will discover adult and children’s books, […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Thanksgiving Holiday  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Thursday, November 28, through Sunday, December 1, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Monday, December 2. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For more information, contact the library system’s Communications […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Veterans’ Day  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which include the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed Monday, November 11, in observance of Veterans’ Day.  Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, November 12. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies and music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries […]

Children’s Opera Strega Nona To Be Performed At Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will present a performance by Houston Grand Opera’s “Opera to Go!” of Strega Nona, on Monday, November 25, beginning at 1:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. This family-friendly light opera, sung entirely in English, is about a woman named Strega Nona who has a magical touch with food. Her helper, Big Anthony, is tempted to try his own hand […]

Get Crochet Tips & Tricks At  Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will host an adult needlecraft workshop, “Crochet Tips & Tricks,” on Saturday, November 23, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. This workshop is a hands-on adult craft class for individuals aged 16 and above. A working knowledge of basic crochet stitches will be helpful. Library staff member Marie Picon will demonstrate multiple unconventional techniques […]

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 […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce October 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, October 21, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is An Irish Country Doctor, written by Patrick Taylor. This book […]

“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 […]

Library’s Family-History Class Helps Researchers Explore Ancestry.Com

Learn how to use the online genealogy resource, Ancestry Library, on Thursday, October 17, beginning at 6:30 pm, in the Meeting Room at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Library staff will provide an introduction to the family-history-research resources that are available on the Library Edition of Ancestry.com’s genealogy database, which can be accessed for free through the library’s website. Learn how to get results tracing family […]

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, […]