Category archives for: Richmond

Annual Walk with Pride Shoe Program set for August 17

Fort Bend County Department of Social Services will be hosting the Annual “Walk with Pride Shoe Program” August 17. Registration is already underway for eligible school age children living in Fort Bend County who wish to take part in this event. Eligible children will receive a voucher that gives them the opportunity to pick out […]

Learn how to make cut-paper flowers

When decorating with real flowers is not an option, make your own with craft paper or recycled materials commonly found at home! George Memorial Library will present “Cut Flowers: The Art of Paper-Flower Making” on Monday, August 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 1001 Golfview in […]

Fort Bend Archeological Society meeting to hear Jan DeVault

Tuesday, July 15 at 7pm in the assembly hall of the Gus George Law Enforcement Academy, 1521 Eugene Heimann Circle in Richmond. The topic for the evening’s presentation will be: Sex and Skulls: Solving Mysteries at the San Jacinto Battleground.  Jan DeVault says, “The San Jacinto Battleground is beginning to yield its mysteries as modern […]

Learn how to research your family history

Have you ever wondered where your ancestors came from?  Are you curious about their military service or medical history? Begin your family-history research at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Local History and Genealogy Department at George Memorial Library,1001 Golfview in Richmond. Library staff will present two programs in August to help the beginning family-history researcher start […]

Racing to end child abuse with Richmond Tire & Automotive

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Thanks to Firestone and Richmond Tire & Automotive, the Richmond community had a rare treat last week. On Thursday, June 19, over 300 adults and children were able to meet race legend Mario Andretti, take photographs and have him autograph their personal items. Local resident Helena Russell was ecstatic, “I’m his biggest fan and this […]

The Boxing Club Kids of Richmond

The Box Club kids: Front row: Alex, Vincent, Matthew, Jonathan; back row are: Azahel, Tony, Jonathan, David, Coach John Silva, Shania and Coach Juan Silva. Not shown, Assistant Coach Jesse Carrion

In Richmond, The Boxing Club, is not just a place where young boys and girls learn to fight, it is so much more. “The Boxing Club gives the kids a place to go after school, to keep them off the streets. Through our program, the kids learn self-respect, not to give up, to get back […]

Local quartet to perform at George Memorial Library

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Fort Bend County Libraries will feature a performance by “The 2nd Street Brass Quartet” on Sunday, July 27, beginning at 2:00 pm, in the Meeting Room at George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview in Richmond. Enjoy a variety of musical pieces, from classical to swing and blues. The quartet features two trumpets, a French horn, and […]

Library’s family-history classes help researchers

Have you ever wondered where your ancestors came from? Are you curious about their military service or medical history? Begin your family-history research at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Local History and Genealogy Department at George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview in Richmond. Library staff will present two programs in July to help the family-history researcher begin […]

Formal reading of United States Declaration of Independence at Fort Bend Co. Justice Center

To honor America and the freedoms we all enjoy, the Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Attorneys Association (FBCCDAA) will gather on the steps of the Fort Bend County Justice Center at 1422 Eugene Heimann Circle in Richmond, noon, Wednesday, July 3, for a formal reading of the United States Declaration of Independence. The public is […]

E.S.L. Book Club for non-English speakers to be held at library

An E.S.L. (English as a Second Language) Book Club will meet at George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview in Richmond, on Thursday, July 3, beginning at 10:00 am, in the Learning Lab on the first floor of the library. The book to be discussed is The Bookshop, written by Penelope Fitzgerald. This monthly book club is […]

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