Missouri City Branch Library is CLOSED until further notice because of HVAC issues.

All patron holds / requests may be picked up at Mamie George Branch Library in Stafford.

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In-Person: Computers 101

11:00am - 12:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Learn the basics of computer use in this introductory class. This class is designed for computer beginners. Registration required. Register online, in person, or by calling 281-238-2817.   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In-Person: Conversation Circle

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a friendly, relaxed environment. This conversation group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. No registration required. ...

Libraries closed for Memorial Day

All Day 5/29 - 5/30
Some Branches
Branches:
George Memorial Library, Albert George Branch Library, Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, Cinco Ranch Branch Library, First Colony Branch Library, Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library, Mamie George Branch Library, Mission Bend Branch Library, Missouri City Branch Library, Sienna Branch Library, Sugar Land Branch Library, University Branch Library, System-Wide
Description:
All Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed May 29 & 30 for the Memorial Day. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.

In-Person: Family Program - Special Under Water Themed Story Time

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary, Middle Grades
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Join us for a Under Water themed story time where we share two books, a puppet show, songs, rhymes, and share information about the Summer Reading Challenge. Patrons will get a chance to sign up and ask questions about the Summer Reading Challenge. T...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Hand Lettering

11:00am - 12:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Have you always wanted to try your hand at hand lettering? Are you interested in learning how to write with flair? Join us for a hand lettering class that is suitable for beginners. Students will learn about the art of calligraphy and other hand lett...

Friends of First Colony Branch Book Sale

9:00am - 2:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Program Type: Book Sales
Description:
Join the First Colony Friends for their Book Sale! There are many great books to choose from, including new releases. Fiction, nonfiction, children’s, classics, paperback books along with DVDs and CDs are available, most for under $1. Cash and check ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Under the Sea

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Program - Underwater Themed Art

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for no-mess finger painting art activities. Families will get the chance to create art pieces using a no-mess finger painting method and bubble wrap to decorate sea creatures. Materials for this program were made possible by the Friends of th...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Pajama Night Story Time - Under the Sea

6:00pm - 6:30pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. Pajamas and blankets welcome!  ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Under the Sea

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In-Person: Crafty Stitches

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Looking for a place to show off your knitting, crochet or other needlework skills? Come meet with your friends or make some new ones while catching up on your “stitches.” Please bring your own project and materials. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Under the Sea

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In-Person: Novel Expectations Book Club

1:30pm - 2:30pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs
Description:
Join in a discussion of Miracle Creek by Angie Kim. This book club meets on the second Thursday of the month.  No registration required. Call 281-238-2817 to check availability of print copies.  ...
This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.

Middle Grade Program - Paracord Bracelets

3:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Middle Grades
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us as we made paracord tactical bracelets. This program is geared for youth in grades 6-8. Materials for this program were made possible by the Friends of First Colony Branch Library. ...
This event is in the "Young Adult" group.

Dungeons and Dragons

2:00pm - 4:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Young Adult
Program Type: Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Gather your party and venture forth into an ocean of possibilities! Beginners and veterans alike are welcome to join. Dice and character sheets will be provided. Registration required; register online, in person, or by calling 281-238-2817. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Zoo

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Program - Rabbit Tales

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Performances
Description:
This production tells four stories about Rabbits: Peter Cottontail, Brer Rabbit, Peter Rabbit and the Velveteen Rabbit. Each tale is performed back to back. Audience members are encouraged to help our bunnies escape farmers and make decisions. A few ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

In-Person: Conversation Circle

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Conference Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Bilingual - ESL
Description:
English-language learners of any level are invited to practice conversation in a friendly, relaxed environment. This conversation group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Zoo

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Family Story Time - Zoo

10:15am - 10:45am
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Story Times
Description:
Stories, songs, and action rhymes for families with children of all ages. This 30-minute activity takes place at the library. Take-home crafts will be available at the end of the program. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Writer's Resources

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computer Classes
Description:
The Fort Bend County Library system provides access to many databases and resources, including some for writers. Come learn about Biblioboard Library, Pressbooks, and the Indie Author Project. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Special Family Program - Build it! LEGO

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Games
Description:
Do you like building things? Join us for a fun hour of building activities. Participants can build towers out of LEGOs, their own arcade game using an online software, and much more. This program will be come and go. Families will have the opportunit...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Infant-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Elementary" group.

Special Family Program - Silly Dance Party

2:00pm - 3:00pm
First Colony Branch Library
Library Branch: First Colony Branch Library
Room: Meeting Room (First Colony)
Age Group: Everyone, Infant-Preschool, Elementary
Program Type: Music
Description:
Do you like to dance? Join us for a 30-minute silly dance party where we dance along to our favorite story time songs. Lyrics will be shown on the screen so caregivers and children can follow along. ...

Libraries closed for Juneteenth

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
George Memorial Library, Albert George Branch Library, Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, Cinco Ranch Branch Library, First Colony Branch Library, Fort Bend County Willie Melton Law Library, Mamie George Branch Library, Mission Bend Branch Library, Missouri City Branch Library, Sienna Branch Library, Sugar Land Branch Library, University Branch Library, System-Wide
Description:
All Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed June 20 for the observation of Juneteenth. ...