Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce August 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, 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 […]

Teen Improv & More At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

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 […]

Learn Knitting, Embroidery, & Other Artistic Crafts At Fort Bend County Libraries!               

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 […]

Learn About Libraries’ Free Legal Info Resources               

Fort Bend County Libraries provides a variety of informational legal resources that are available for free to the public. Fort Bend County Law Librarian Andrew Bennett will provide an overview of these resources at two library locations in August. The “FBCL Legal Resources Workshop” will take place at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Monday, August 5, from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Hosts “Friday Flicks For Teens & Adults”  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will feature “Friday Flicks for Teens & Adults” on Friday, August 2. The movie will begin at 1:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. In keeping with the Summer Reading Challenge theme of “A Universe of Stories” and the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, the library will show movies with space themes. Released in 2014, this sci-fi adventure film […]

Learning English? Get Practice At Libraries’ 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 Conversation Circles will take place at […]

Learn About 3D Printing At Fort Bend County Libraries

Fort Bend County Libraries will have “Intro to 3D Printing” classes at several locations in July. These classes provide a basic introduction to using the 3D printers at the libraries, as well as creating or finding ready-made designs to be printed. In the class, 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 […]

Youth Activities At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Resume Fall Schedule After Break  

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, Story Time, Pajama Night Story Time, and After-School Breaks — every month.  These programs are free and open to the public. Activities will not take place during the first two weeks of August. The fall schedule begins mid-August. Mother Goose Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — provides caregiver/infant multisensory […]

Learn How To Start A Nonprofit Organization At Library Program            

Learn how to start a nonprofit organization at a special program at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library on Saturday, August 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. In the program, “Starting and Running a Nonprofit Organization,” SCORE mentor Dr. Burt Hering will talk about how to start a nonprofit organization, how to fund the endeavor, and how to establish good […]

Libraries Hold Free “Sat” & “Act” Practice-Test Sessions For College-Bound Students

Representatives from Princeton Review will conduct free SAT® and ACT® practice-test sessions at Fort Bend County Libraries in August. The ACT and SAT tests are college-entrance exams used by U.S. colleges to assess high school students’ general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work, as well as to determine admissions and award scholarships and grants. The full-length practice-test sessions help students to gain experience and become better prepared for the actual test. The scores on […]