Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Get Phone & Internet Safety Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program            

The Internet can be a fun and exciting place to explore, but it can also present dangers such as fraud, viruses, and identity theft. Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special program, “Phone & Online Safety Tips,” on Thursday, January 9, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm, in the Muliti-purpose Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The Internet can be a source of information and entertainment, but users should […]

Fort Bend County Libraries to Close for December Holidays

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 and 25, for the Christmas holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Thursday, December 26. The libraries will close at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, December 31, and will remain closed through Wednesday, January 1, for the New Year’s holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Thursday, January 2. Your online library is always open […]

Special Holiday-Break Activities For Families At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Families are invited to take a break during the December holidays with special events at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Families with children of all ages can relax and have fun with activities at the library, as they enjoy their break from the regular school routine. The schedule of activities is as follows: Family Movie Day – Friday, December 20, 1:30 pm, Meeting Room. Today’s feature is a family comedy […]

December Youth Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library presents a variety of free children’s programs — Mother Goose Time, Toddler Time, Story Time, Pajama Night Story Time, Kinder Korner, and After-School Breaks — every month. These programs are free and open to the public. Because of the holidays, the library will have an abbreviated schedule of children’s programs this month. The schedule for December is as follows: Mother Goose Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 am — provides caregiver/infant […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Celebrates Jane Austen’s Birthday With British Tea & Games            

In celebration of Regency-era author Jane Austen’s birthday in December, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a special Birthday Tea & Games on Saturday, December 7, from 1:00 to 3:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of fun, food, and tea in Regency-era British style! Those attending this event will have an opportunity to test their knowledge of Jane Austen trivia and […]

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 […]

Learn How To Turn Old Books Into Works Of Art At Library Program

Are you stumped for gift ideas? Searching for something different and unique for the book lover in your life? What about folded-book art that you can make yourself? Learn how to recycle old books into creative works of art at a special program, “Folded-Book Art,” on Tuesday, December 3, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm, at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Library staff will demonstrate how to […]

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 […]

Get Gardening Tips For Native Plants At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Program               

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a program for backyard gardeners on “Maintaining the Garden” on Thursday, November 14, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy Fort Bend County Master Gardener Tricia Bradbury will share tips on gardening with native plants that do well in the area. She will also offer recommendations for making gardening less labor-intensive. Clubs. She is also […]

Digital-Camera Basics For Beginners At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

The family is coming over, and you’re dying to show them your vacation pictures from your digital camera. The only problem is you don’t know a megabyte from a mega-nibble. What do you do? Don’t panic! Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present an introductory program, “Digital-Camera Basics,” on Tuesday, November 19, from 10:15 to 11:30 am, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. A staff person […]