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Mamie George Library hosts free summer movie series

Fort Bend County Libraries will feature a free Summer Movie Series at the Mamie George Branch Library, 320 Dulles Avenue in Stafford, in July. A variety of animated family films will be shown. The movie on Wednesday, July 9, is an animated feature film about a video-game villain named Ralph, who longs to be known […]

Fort Bend Symphony’s season closer set for May 18

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Popular music by American composers George Gershwin and Aaron Copland awaits concertgoers as the Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra presents American Showcase II on Sunday, May 18 at 2 p.m. at the Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Road, Stafford. FBSO’s season closer features Gershwin’s beloved An American in Paris, which captures the sounds and atmosphere experienced by […]

The Grainger Foundation supports The Arc of Fort Bend County

Pictured left to right: Mike Garcia, Special Olympics athlete; James Patterson, County Commissioner; Laura LaVigne, Executive Director, The Arc of Fort Bend County; Scott Maddox, Market Manager, Grainger; Margo Pasko, Director of Transition Programs, The Arc of Fort Bend County; Chad Tansey, Government Account Manager, Grainger; Stewart Jacobson, Chairman of The Arc of Fort Bend County Board; and Stevie Myer, Special Olympics athlete.

The Grainger Foundation has donated $5,000  to The Arc of Fort Bend County in support of their Special Olympics Delegation. “This grant will be used to help fund the expenses of our Special Olympics Delegation in 2014”, said Laura LaVigne, Executive Director.  We are very grateful to The Grainger Foundation for its generosity.” The donation […]

Big turnout for the 34th Annual Crawfish Festival and Fish Fry

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Shown (l-r) Stafford Mayor Leonard Scarcella, long time Rotarian Ted Reese, and District 27 State Representative Ron Reynolds are contributors to the success of this year’s Oyster Creek Rotary Club’s 34th Annual Crawfish Festival and Catfish Fry.  Held this past Saturday, May 3, at the Stafford Centre, the pièce de résistance at the event was the mud […]

Pippi Longstocking is coming to Fort Bend Theatre

Beloved and adventurous red-headed pig-tailed girl and Pippi Longstocking.

The beloved and adventurous red-headed pig-tailed girl, Pippi Longstocking, is coming to Fort Bend Theatre from May 3–18, on Saturdays at 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. & Sundays at 3:00 p.m. at 2815 N. Main, Stafford. Join Pippi as she moves into her father’s cottage, Villa Villekulla, and has adventures with her next-door neighbors Tommy and […]

Oyster Creek Rotary Club’s Annual Crawfish Festival set for Saturday, May 3

With the mudbugs being scooped up and boiled for the juicy goodness, the Oyster Creek Rotary Club invites the area community to join together over a plate of crawfish, potatoes, and corn at their 34th annual Crawfish Festival!  The crawfish is only part of the fun as there will be a children’s play area, a […]

Practice tests provide help with classes and jobs

Fort Bend County Libraries’ LearningExpress Library is an online resource that provides interactive practice exams for a variety of studies, from elementary grades to college, as well as tutorials that help adults improve computer skills, create job-search materials, or prepare for career exams. Library staff at the Mamie George Branch Library, 320 Dulles Ave, Stafford, […]

Pippi Longstocking is coming to town!

The beloved and adventurous red-headed pig-tailed girl, Pippi Longstocking, is coming to Fort Bend Theatre from April 26 – May 18, on Saturdays at 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. & Sundays at 3:00 p.m. at 2815 N. Main, Stafford. Join Pippi as she moves into her father’s cottage, Villa Villekulla, and has adventures with her next-door […]

Fort Bend Theatre to hold auditions for Jane Eyre

Join Fort Bend Theatre’s professionally trained A.R.T. players (Action Reaction Troupe) by auditioning for Jane Eyre. Auditions are open to students ages 8 – 18. Please bring your headshot or recent photo to the cold reading. Auditions will be held at 2815 N. Main, Stafford. Upon being cast, there will be a fee of $200 […]

“Family Movie Day” at Mamie George Branch Library May 10

The Mamie George Branch Library’s “Family Movie Day @ the Library” will take place on Saturday, May 10, beginning at 10:30 am, in the library located at 320 Dulles Avenue in Stafford. Edward Asner is the voice of Carl Fredrickson, an aging widower who recalls a promise he made to the girl he fell in […]

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