Arts & Entertainment

Nottingham Country Garden Club

On Thursday, February 1, 2018 Nottingham Country Garden Club (NCGC) will feature Dinah Weems. Dinah will be speaking on the topic Bayou Bend / Miss Ima Hogg – Great Texan Collector.  This presentation will provide a history of Miss Hogg, Bayou Bend, and some highlights in the collection. Meet and greet time begins at 9:30 and the program will start at 10:00 am, followed by the NCGC meeting.  Please join us at the Municipal Utility […]

Theatre Under The Stars’ 50th Anniversary Season Celebrates Houston’s Love Of Musical Theatre And Its Leading Musical Theatre Organization  

HOUSTON – Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) has spent the past 50 years serving the Houston community from our first performance at Miller Outdoor Theatre to the more than 300 productions TUTS has staged at Miller, The Music Hall, and now at the Hobby Center. With our 50th Season, we will build upon the legacy, of our founder, Frank M. Young, and confidently step forward into the next 50 years! “Our 50th Anniversary Season is not […]

Teens Explore Doodles, Dangles, & Tangles At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fulshear-area teens can take a break from studying and express their creativity with a special program for Young Adults, “YA: Drawing with Doodles, Dangles, & Tangles,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Monday, February 5, beginning at 5:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this Young Adult program, teens in grades 9 through 12 will exercise their imaginations by creating masterpieces of […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce February Reading Selections  

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. New members are always welcome. The Literary Lunch League Book Club will meet on Wednesday, February 7, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is News of the World, written by Paulette Jiles. This book club meets on the […]

Levy Park Conservancy presents Beauty and the Beast for Movie Night Jan. 26, sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital

WHAT:                 Come on out for some post-holiday fun to see the family-friendly 2017 movie Beauty and the Beast, sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital in conjunction with the Levy Park Conservancy, on Jan. 26. Beauty and the Beast is an adaptation of the classic fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love, starring Emma Watson of Harry Potter movie fame. The Texas Children’s Hospital-sponsored Movie Night is on the last Friday of each month. WHERE:               Levy […]

Direct Energy Presents Casey James in Concert at Levy Park on Feb. 10  

Blues music rules the day, while Chef Tim Love will also host food pop ups  HOUSTON, January 17, 2018 – Direct Energy is the presenting sponsor for a free concert at Levy Park on Saturday, Feb. 10, featuring Texas country and blues musician and former American Idol finalist Casey James from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. performing on the Pavilion Stage. Two other concerts earlier in the day will precede the headliner. James played local venues […]

Fundraising event to inspire, create awareness for multiple sclerosis on February 27 

National MS Society Hosts Houston On the Move Luncheon Fundraising event to inspire, create awareness for multiple sclerosis on February 27  HOUSTON, TX – The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is hosting the 13th Annual On the Move Luncheon on Tuesday, February 27 at River Oaks Country Club, with the goal of raising more than $200,000. The luncheon is under the leadership of event chair Shawntell McWilliams and honorary chairmen Stuart Burbach, Don McCormack and Franelle Rogers. The event will feature […]

12th Annual Spring Katy Home And Garden Show Features New Hgtv Stars

Renovate or Rebuild…Discover the latest home design trends Katy, Texas (December 12, 2017) … Ready to turn over a new leaf in 2018?   In January, the 12th Annual Spring Katy Home & Garden Show will be welcoming HGTV’s newest celebrities starring on the hit series “Flip or Flip Fort Worth.”  The largest home show in West Houston, scheduled January 27-28, 2018 at the Merrell Center in Katy, will showcase the latest in renovation, home design, […]

John Mangum Named Executive Director & Ceo Of The Houston Symphony

HOUSTON (Jan. 12, 2018) –Houston Symphony Board President Janet F. Clark, on behalf of the Board of Trustees and Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada, announced today the appointment of 19-year veteran arts administrator John Mangum to the position of Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Houston Symphony. Mangum will hold the Margaret Alkek Williams Executive Director/CEO Chair and will begin his new post April 16, 2018. Mangum succeeds Mark C. Hanson, who stepped down from this role in July 2017 to lead the San […]

Southeast Texas Girl Scout Council invites all girls to camp like a Girl Scout

Registration for summer overnight and day camp is now open SOUTHEAST, TEXAS (Jan. 11, 2018) – This summer send her somewhere safe, enriching and filled to the brim with opportunities – give her the chance to attend Girl Scout camp. According to a study by the Girl Scout Research Institute, More Than S’mores, girls who regularly spend time outdoors more readily seek challenges and are better problem solvers than their peers – qualities that will help […]