All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which include the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Mission Bend Branch Library, will be closed Friday, November 10, in observance of Veterans Day. Regular library hours will resume on Saturday, November 11. 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, call the library system’s Communications Office at 281-633-4734.
February is Texas Public Library Speed Test Month! Each year, TSLAC asks all public libraries in Texas to take the Texas Public Library Speed Test. The results are instrumental in determining the status of Internet access for our public libraries’ patrons and helping with statewide plans to support broadband improvement. The deadline to complete the quick and easy online speed test is February 28. Libraries can visit www.tsl.texas.gov/speedtest to learn more about how to record their results. […]
Join us for Episode 9 of Maud Marks Book Talk for Adults: Harry Potter Takeover. This month on Friday, September 10 at 3:00 PM, we’ll be sharing our picks for the 2000’s! Find this episode on Facebook or IGTV!
Teen Time is a place to kick back, meet other teens, and be yourself while learning new skills. Teens, ages 13 and up can come and participate in a variety of fun activities led by the Maud Marks’ Teen Library Leadership Council (made up of teens)! Crafts, gaming, movies, and more! Show up on Tuesday, September 14th at 4:30 p.m.
Yoga can be a very relaxing and centering exercise program. Join us on the first Friday of the month, September 3 at 4 PM for virtual yoga for seniors, ages 65+. Yoga can be a very relaxing and centering exercise program. This class is presented by Meena Kankani, a certified yoga therapist.
On the second Tuesday of every month the Maud Marks Library hosts a craft time for adults. This month, September 14 at 2 PM, we will be marbling with nail polish. All materials will be provided. Seating for this is extremely limited.
By George Slaughter Katy-area libraries are not yet at full capacity as the pandemic subsides and the summer begins, but they are opening up and welcoming back their patrons. “All of the Harris County Public Library branches are at 75% occupancy as we’re following the Harris County threat level guidance,” Angel Hill, Katy Branch Library senior manager, said. “Currently, the level is at Yellow, but once it reaches the next level (Green), we’ll be back […]
Curbside Pickup at the Katy Library While the Katy Library at 5414 Franz Road is closed to the public, we are offering curbside pickup to check out items on your library account. Request online or contact us at 281-391-3509 to place orders or for more information. Monthly Take-Home Craft Kit at the Katy Library Pick up a children’s craft kit each month at our no-contact curbside pickup. Even though the library’s closed, the fun doesn’t […]
From 6:00am to 6:00pm tomorrow, December 6th, bring your donations of nonperishable foods and personal care items to the Maud Marks Library for this annual event that helps stock the KCM Food Pantry before the Christmas holiday. Click the button above to see what is most needed! 25 Years of Community Partnership Naomi Haught, Assistant Branch Manager at Maud Marks says the library has participated in this annual event since 1994, always benefiting the KCM […]
Citizens for Animal Protection and West Houston Subaru bring you the Home for the Holidays Open House, Adoption Event & Holiday Market, a Subaru Share the Love® Event with support from the ASPCA® and Subaru. You’re invited to our annual Home for the Holidays Open House, Adoption Event & Holiday Market at the CAP Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center. Adorable adoptable pets, Santa photos, fresh baked sweet treats, refreshments, and a festive holiday market […]