Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Teens Earn Volunteer-Service Hours At Libraries’ Ya Advisory Councils

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. Teens can earn volunteer-service hours by participating in FBCL’s Young Adult Advisory Councils, where they can express ideas, help organize upcoming activities, and suggest new programs and books […]

Library Hosts “Marine Micro Ballet” Performance For Children

In conjunction with the Summer Reading Challenge, Fort Bend County Libraries will host a special children’s program, “The Aquarium: A Marine Micro Ballet,” on Wednesday, July 20, beginning at 2:00 and 3:00 pm, in the Meeting Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The performance is for students entering grades 1 through 5 ONLY. A free ticket – available one hour prior to each performance – is required for admission. […]

Fun-Filled Performance Of “Pecos Bill” At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

In conjunction with the Summer Reading Challenge, Fort Bend County Libraries invites students in grades 1 through 5 to a fun, interactive performance of “The Adventures of the Real Pecos Bill” on Wednesday, July 13, beginning at 2:00 pm, in the Meeting Room at Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The performance will be repeated at 3:00 pm. Many children are familiar with the tall tales of the lovable cowboy character […]

“Faux Calligraphy” Workshop At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have a “Faux Calligraphy Workshop” for adults on Friday, July 15, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm, in the Conference Classroom of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Faux calligraphy is the artistic technique of using any sort of writing instrument to imitate the look of calligraphy. In this workshop, learn several different calligraphic-styles of lettering and use watercolor markers to design a bookmark that shows […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Presents Introductory MS Word Class

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Adult Services staff at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, introductory computer class, “MS Word Survival Basics,” for version 2016, on Wednesday, July 13, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Learn the basics of using this word-processing software program to create letters, resumés, forms, and other types of documents. Topics that will be demonstrated include navigating the […]

Learning English? Get Practice At Libraries’ ESL Conversation Circles

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 ESL Conversation Circles will take place […]

Children’s Summer Schedule Of 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 in July. Families with children of all ages are invited to join in the fun and earn rewards through FBCL’s Summer Reading Challenge! Craft packets will be given out at the end of each program, so that children may take them home to enjoy. Family Story Time takes place on Wednesdays and Thursdays, beginning at 10:15 and […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce July 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’ 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, July 6, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is The Stationery Shop, written by Marjan Kamali. This title is available in print and digitally […]

Libraries to Close in Observance of Juneteenth

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed Monday, June 20, in observance of Juneteenth. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, June 21.   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. 

Children’s Summer Schedule of 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 every month. Families with children of all ages are invited to join in the fun and earn rewards through FBCL’s Summer Reading Challenge!  Craft packets will be given out at the end of each program, so that children may take them home to enjoy.  Family Story Time takes place on Wednesdays and Thursdays, beginning at […]