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.
FAMILY FUN DAY/CRAWFISH FESTIVAL
Oak Forest Homeowners Association
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. Buy tickets online at www.myoakforest.org/events/2017-crawfish-fest.
Enjoy some wine and dinner at 6:30 p.m. April 26, at Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella Blvd. The wine featured will be Retour Oregon Pinot Noir, by trailblazer vintner Lindsay Woodward. A five course dinner by Chef Mark Schmidt, will include three vintages of Retour. The cost is $145+ per person. Call or email to reserve a spot. Information: rainbow-lodge.com, 713-861-8666.
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 email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. 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.
AARP MONTHLY MEETING
AARP Chapter 1265
The monthly meeting will be held at 10 a.m., May 1, in the community room at 1520 Candlelight Ln. The Sunshine Band will perform. The meeting is open to anyone 50 or older, and will be preceded by a meet-and-greet at 9:30 a.m. There will be no meetings for June through August. The next meeting will be Sept. 11. Information: 713-681-1133.
OFHA TOUR DE OAK FOREST
Oak Forest Homeowners Association
The bike ride will be May 6, from 9:30 a.m. until the last rider crosses the finish line. The ride will begin and end at the Oak Forest Chill, 3542 Oak Forest Dr. There will be food trucks, beer and sodas. The event is sponsored by Memorial Hermann Greater Heights. For registration, shirts and waivers, visit www.myoakforest.org/events/2017-bike-event/
WORKOUT FOR A CAUSE
Bayou City Crossfit
Get a great CrossFit-style workout for a great cause, geared for all fitness levels. The workouts are one-hour sessions, for ages 18+, at 9 and 10 a.m. May 13. A $20 suggested donation is requested and can be made online or at the door. The proceeds benefit the Playground for All Abilities. Bayou City Crossfit is located at 3622 Golf Dr. Information: houstonparksboard.org/projects.
JAY KARAHAN TO SPEAK
Heritage Republican Women
Judge Jay Karahan, Harris County Criminal Court at Law No. 8, will be the guest speaker for May. He will discuss the criminal justice system and the many upcoming changes following the legislative session. The meeting will be held at Candlelight Church of Christ, 4215 Watonga, at 7 p.m. May 4. Light refreshments will be served. Men are also welcome to attend. Information: 713-688-3256, 713-682-0496.
Reagan High School class of 1957
The John H. Reagan Class of 1957 will have their 60th reunion May 6-7, at the Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel, 3000 N. Loop W. Fwy. If you have not received an information packet, please contact Kay Potter Cella at email@example.com or 281-658-5111.