Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special “Writers’ Workshop” on Saturday, September 7, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, in the Multi-purpose Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Aspiring writers are invited to bring samples of their work to be critiqued. Those attending this workshop should plan to bring five copies of their 3- to 5-page manuscript, double-spaced, with pages numbered. Participants will work in groups to critique each […]
Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a demonstration and instructional session, “Introduction to 3D Printing,” on Thursday, September 5, from 10:15 am to 12:30 pm, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Library staff will introduce the 3D printer and explain how library patrons can print their own designs. Those attending the session will also learn about free websites that can be used to find 3D […]
All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed Monday, September 2, in observance of Labor Day. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, September 3. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies or music, downloading e-books, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the library system’s Communications Office at 281-633-4734.
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 […]
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 on Friday, August 30, for Staff Development Day. Regular library hours will resume on Saturday, August 31. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies, downloading e-books or music, or using the research databases. For information, contact the library system’s Communications Office at 281-633-4734.
As part of its “Senior Living Series,” Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the program “Medicare Made Clear” on Thursday, August 22, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Peter Huynh with Trusted Benefits Group, LLC, will provide an overview of Medicare, including eligibility requirements, enrollment procedures, and the process to make changes. Hear about what is covered by Medicare, and […]
Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have an HTML Coding Workshop on Saturday, August 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Adults and older teens who are interested in gaining highly valuable coding skills will have an opportunity to explore the digital universe in this class on computer coding. Learn basic HTML coding for elements, attributes, headings, paragraphs, images, tables, and lists/forms. […]
Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. New members are always welcome. The Literary Lunch League Book Club will meet on Wednesday, August 7, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Room. The book to be discussed is Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster, written by Jon […]
Fort Bend County Libraries offers programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In August, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. YA Coding Craft – Monday, August 5, 2:00-3:00 pm, Meeting Room. In this YA […]
Relax this summer by discovering a new hobby, or share ideas with other crafty folks! Fort Bend County Libraries will present introductory classes in August for individuals who would like to learn more about knitting, cross-stitch embroidery, or other artistic crafts. In August, these libraries have special activities planned for craft enthusiasts. Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South, Fulshear o Knitting for Beginners – Saturday, August 3, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. In this hands-on […]