Houston Events

From the City of Houston: SAVE THE DATE – Register Now! City of Houston Department of Planning and Development hosts Community U: Lessons in Neighborhood Organizing Saturday, October 15, 2011 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. United Way of Greater Houston 50 Waugh Drive Houston, TX 77007 Cost: $5/person (Free parking)

  Remember that there are several events plans to remember the 10th anniversary of September 11th tomorrow. From the City of Houston: Houstonians are encouraged to carry on the legacy of those affected by participating in a weekend of events and community service projects as well as random acts of

  You still have time to check out the LULAC Super Garage Sale.   We went early this morning and picked up a box of Legos for $2.50 and a snow cone. It was fun to search through the treasure. It was all in the shade and there is a

  The Fall session of the fire safety class at the Houston Fire Museum is going on now. It is $5 per class (and $2 per additional child). Classes are held on September 6, 13 , 20, 27 and Oct. 4, 11, 9:00 to 10:00 am.   My kids really

From the City of Houston: A weekend of activities and volunteer opportunities will commemorate the 10th anniversary of September 11th in the City of Houston.   Houstonians are encouraged to carry on the legacy of those affected by participating in a weekend of events and community service projects as well as

September is Grandparents Month at the Houston Fire Museum. Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Seniors 65 and older get FREE admission to the Houston Fire Museum in September! Take our self-guided tour and learn the story of firefighting in Houston, visit the firefighter’s dorm room, locker room,

It is now time to enroll your kids in the after school classes at McCheek’s Academy on Wednesdays (ages 3-5s with parents) and Thursdays (ages 6-11s). There are also some Saturday classes for both age groups in October. Check the WEBSITE for details. By the end of the class the

This weekend is tax free weekend in Texas.   I personally prefer to shop online and find bargains without the crowd.   That said, I do enjoy the sport and people watching of black Friday so it might be fun to venture out this weekend. Are you shopping this weekend?

Houston school starts August 22 and kids need to be up to date with their immunizations. The Houston Fire Department (HFD) and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Care Van program will be hosting a Back-To-School Immunization Extravaganza for children ages 4 – 18. Thursday, August 18, 2011 4 p.m. –