URBAN BALLET CONCERT
Houston City Dance
Houston City Dance, 1307 Clay St., will present their Urban Ballet Concert at 8 p.m. April 13 and 14, and 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. April 15. The cost is $25 for adults and $20 for students. Information: houstoncitydance.com, 713-529-6100.
Theatre Suburbia, 4106 Way Out West Dr., presents “Dead Giveaway,” a dark comedy murder mystery by local playwright Pat Cook. The show runs April 14 through May 13, at 8:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. April 30 and May 7. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Tickets are $16 for adults, $13 for students and seniors, and $13 Sunday matinees. Information: 713-682-3525, theatresuburbia.org.
CALL FOR DONATIONS
Houston Crush Baseball/Houston Eagles Independent
Houston Crushers and Heights Eagles Independent are coordinating a Goodwill clothing drive to benefit the Independence Heights Redevelopment District, HCB and HEI on Saturday, April 15 from 8 a.m.-11 a.m. at Independence Heights Park, 501 E. 35th St. Bring unwanted clothing and household items and donate to a good cause. Acceptable items are clothing, shoes, cookware, household decor, books, computers and printers, small appliances, sporting goods etc. Please see the Houston Crush Facebook page for a complete list.
EASTER EGG HUNT
50/50 Acorn Golf
Bunny on the Green Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 50/50 Acorn Golf April 15. Proceeds will benefit OFHA. Call 832-831-5327 to register.
American Legion Post 560
Come by the American Legion Post 560, 3720 Alba Rd., for a delicious steak dinner and entertainment, April 21 (third Friday of each month). Steaks will be served from 6 p.m. until sold out. The cost is $15 per plate. Information: 713-682-9287, facebook.com/AmLegionPost560/, www.txlegion560.org.
OFHA FAMILY FUN DAY/CRAWFISH FESTIVAL
The OFHA Family Fun Day/Annual Crawfish Festival will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. April 22, at Fifty Fifty Acorn Golf and is sponsored by Pinch Restaurant. Also available will be hot dogs, sliders, pizza, beer, lemonade and sodas. Activities include games, rugby clinic, music, bounce house, golf ball launcher, prizes, and silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Neighborhood Patrol Program. Buy tickets online at www.myoakforest.org/events/2017-crawfish-fest.
SPRING FLING 2017
K-9 Angels Rescue
K-9 Angels Rescue is excited to host the 2017 Spring Fling event at Cottonwood, 3422 N. Shepherd Dr., from 6-9 p.m. April 26. The proceeds will benefit the K-9 Angels Rescue. A portion of all food and drink sales from the night will be donated to K-9 Angels. There will also be a band, a silent auction and some exciting raffle prizes. To donate or for information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-294-6398.
YARD SALE/DOCUMENT SHREDDING
Sinclair Elementary PTO
The Sinclair Elementary PTO will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m.-noon, April 29. Vendor tables are open to the public and can be purchased for $30 before April 21. After April 21, vendor tables are $35. Thanks to the Timbergrove Manor Civic Association who is offering document shredding for the community five complimentary file box sizes. Each additional box is $5. No more than seven boxes. Service is provided by ShredTex. Sinclair Elementary is located at 6410 Grovewood. Information: email@example.com.
SPJST Lodge 88
On tour from the Czech Republic, Stribrnanka will perform April 29, at the SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., dinner will be served at 5 p.m., followed by the 7 p.m. performance and dance. Dinner menu includes pork schnitzel, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, and iced tea. Advance tickets for the dinner and dance are $20, dance only $12. Tickets at the door for the dance only is $15. Call 713-869-5767 for reservations and more information.
DARE TO DREAM, DARE TO DANCE
Studio Nia Moves
Studio NiaMoves is celebrating 10 years at 508 Pecore St. in the Heights. Come by April 29, from 7-10:30 p.m. for Dare to Dream, Dare to Dance – a celebration and gala benefiting The Center For Success and Independence. TCSI offers adolescent trauma therapy and treatment for teen substance abuse and co-occurring mental health issues. Proceeds bring healing dance and movement to teens served by TCSI. Gala features local belly dance stars, Bollywood dance, show-stopping hoopers, silent auction, food, DJ and dancing. Tickets may be purchased at www.niamoves.com/d2d2.html.
K-9 FUN RUN AND WALK
Houston Humane Society
Register as an individual or start a team, and raise funds for Houston Humane Society’s life saving programs. Come for the race, stay for the party in the park. The walk will be held at Lynn Eusan Park, at the University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun Rd., from 8 a.m.-noon, April 29. To register, visit HoustonHumane.org or call 713-433-6421.