Arts & Entertainment

KCM Hosts Super Bowl LIV Watch Party

Watch Party held in conjunction with Souper Bowl of Caring 2020 Food Drive. [Katy, TX, January 16, 2020] The big screens, comfortable seating, a giant inflatable obstacle course, a family friendly setting, good food, and a great cause, all add up to a great game on February 2nd! Katy Christian Ministries (KCM), is set to host their first Super Bowl Faith & Family Watch Party on February 2nd, 2020, at the Waters Church, 2710 N […]

Houston Grand Opera’s 2020–21 Season Features Incredible Lineup of Seven Productions, Including Opera Favorites and Company Premieres

The company presents the world premiere, The Snowy Day; two HGO premieres, Breaking the Waves and The Sound of Music; Werther, for the first time in over 40 years; the return of Parsifal; and two opera favorites, Carmen and Cinderella HOUSTON—January 16, 2020—Houston Grand Opera (HGO) is proud to announce its 2020–21 season, featuring a repertoire of beloved classics, company premieres, and a much-anticipated world premiere. The 66th season opens with audience favorite Carmen. American mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard makes her HGO and role debut as Carmen in the revival of Rob Ashford’s […]

Great Investments To Buy If You Spend A Lot Of Time On A Golf Course

If you’re an avid golfer, then you will completely understand not just the art and physics involved in golf. You can also tell exactly just how elated you can be each time a well-struck shot occurs. In fact, you don’t need to be part of Augusta National to be able to relate to the thrill and excitement that comes with playing golf. If you’re among the golf enthusiasts then you know that buying some golfers’ […]

More Than 5,200 Visitors Roared Into 2020 With a First Day Hike at a Texas State Park

AUSTIN— Visitors from every corner of the state headed to a Texas State Park on Jan. 1 to help usher in the new decade with a First Day Hike in a big way. The roaring 20’s were welcomed by 5,242 people who hiked, biked and rode a total of 9,564 miles statewide. This year, a record number of Texans visited 76 parks and participated in one of the 126 events held New Year’s Day. “So many families […]

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan highlights work of office to Crosby Area Retired Teachers Association

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan met with the Crosby Area Retired Teachers’ Association at the Riley Chambers Community Center on Jan. 8. County Attorney Ryan visited the group of retired teachers to discuss the work of the County Attorney’s Office.  He discussed the role and responsibilities of the office. The Harris County Attorney’s Office is the largest County Attorney’s Office in Texas employing 115 attorneys and about the same number of support personnel. Ryan said […]

Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Spring Returns

WHAT:                Following 2019’s successful debut, Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market SPRING returns for its second appearance April 17-19 at NRG Center. The three-day event will welcome more than 160 merchants from across the country – bringing with them a full assortment of unique seasonal items, apparel, accessories, gourmet food and home décor to welcome the warmer weather and celebrate the spring and summer holidays. Website: http://www.nutcrackermarket.com WHEN:                 April 17-19, 2020 Friday, April 17 – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. […]

Top Reasons to Visit Los Angeles

Many people dream about visiting California with its luxury lifestyle, endless sunshine, and an abundance of things to keep you occupied – it has so much to offer its visitors. One of the most popular cities in California is Los Angeles, thanks to its array of attractions and stunning beaches, and as such it is definitely not to be missed. If you’re traveling down the West Coast and are wanting to explore somewhere different, then […]

Tony®, Grammy® And Emmy® Award Winner Audra Mcdonald Will Headline The Theatre Under The Stars Gala In March!

HOUSTON — Emmy, Grammy, and six-time-Tony-Award-winning Broadway star, Audra McDonald, will headline the Theatre Under The Stars Gala 2020 at The Omni Houston Hotel on Saturday, March 28 at 6:30pm. “Audra has won the most Tonys of any performer in the History of Broadway. I was thrilled to be able to work with Audra on Broadway and I’m thrilled to bring her back with Houston’s own and TUTS Humphreys School of Musical Theatre alum, Andy Einhorn, on the keys,” said TUTS Artistic […]

Learn Job-Search Survival Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning on Monday, February 10, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The series will continue on Tuesday, February 11, at the same place and time. […]

Word Art, Money-Management, & More For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries offers programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In February, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. YA Program: How Money Works– Saturday, February 8, 10:30 am-12:00 noon, Multi-purpose Room. […]