The Book Scene
Women’s fiction author Anita Davis will read and sign her book, “When It Happens To You!” Drop in for fun, food and prizes from 1-3 p.m. June 17. The Book Scene is located at 1820 W. 43rd St. Information: 713-869-6117.
American Legion Post 560
Come by the American Legion Post 560, 3720 Alba Rd., for a delicious steak dinner and entertainment, June 16 (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.
SPJST Lodge 88
The SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., will host the Garry Dossett Orchestra, Big Band music, from 8 p.m.-11:30 p.m. June 17. The cost is $15 per person and there is a dress code. Reservations are suggested, but not required. Enjoy complimentary dance instruction before all Saturday Big Band dances, starting at 7:30 p.m. and during intermission. Reservations held only 30 minutes past start of dance. Information: 713-869-5767, lodge88.org.
DELPHIAN SPEAKER SERIES
Houston Assembly of Delphian Chapters
Kelley Bentley, Board Certified Elder Law Attorney will discuss how to avoid family squabbles when selecting an Executor/Agent. The event will take place at the West University Community Center, at 5 p.m. June 17, and is open to the community. Information: 713-773-4380.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
A TexanPlus Champion can be a neighbor, friend, doctor, or even yourself. They represent how one person can make a difference in the lives of older adults. Nominations are due June 19. The contest is open to the general public. Competition official rules and submission information are available at www.TexanPlusChampions.com.
BIKE TO END ALZHEIMER’S
Belmont Village Hunters Creek
Join us in our Bike to End Alzheimer’s benefiting the Walk to End Alzheimer’s from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 21. Participants will ride recumbent bikes for a continuous 8 hours on the longest day of the year to symbolize the challenging journey faced every day. Ride or root from afar by sponsoring a team. Donate a minimum of $10 to bike for 15 minutes (cash or check payable to the Alzheimer’s Association) or visit www.belmontvillage.com/donateALZ to make a sponsorship donation. Belmont Village Hunters Creek is located at 7667 Woodway Dr. Information: 713-781-1505.
American Legion Post 560
The Ladies Auxiliary Unit 560, 3720 Alba Road, will host their monthly Fish Fry and live entertainment Friday, June 23 (fourth Friday of each month) from 6 p.m. until sold out. Information: 713-682-9287, facebook.com/AmLegionPost560/, txlegion560.org, www.txlegion560.org.
THREE DAYS OF RAIN
Theatre Suburbia, 4106 Way Out West Dr., presents Richard Greenberg’s moving play of family, secrets and division. Set in a run down New York loft, this play brings together a surviving son and daughter and their best friend to determine what was in the father’s will. Three Days of Rain runs through July 1. Shows are at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 18 and 25. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Information: 713-682-3525, www.theatresuburbia.org.
ACADEMY FOR LIFELONG LEARNING OPEN HOUSE
Lone Star College North Harris
The Academy for Lifelong Learning Open House will be from 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at 2700 W.W. Thorne Dr. in the Community Education Building. Come meet the instructors and speakers, visit with fellow members, get catalogs and parking permits, and register for membership and classes.
The Academy for Lifelong Learning provides free classes and social opportunities for senior adults (50+). Membership is just $20/year for the campuses at North Harris and Victory Center. Global membership is $55/year. Information: http://lonestar.edu, pamela.J.Gardner@Lonestar.edu, 281-765-7947.
40TH CLASS REUNION
Scarborough High School class of 1977
The G. C. Scarborough class of 1977 will have their 40th reunion at 7 p.m. Oct. 7, at The Spot Club located at 1732 W. 18th St. Please join the facebook page G C Scarborough High school class of 1977 or email Roger Souders at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FARMERS AND ARTISAN MARKET
Eleanora’s Market, 2120 Ella Blvd., will be open from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday starting June 3. There will be local growers, makers, designers, artisans and food producers. Information: eleanorasmarket.com.
Adult coloring is held every Thursday from 1-2:30 p.m., in the meeting room at Fairbanks Library, 7122 Gessner Rd. There are new coloring books and pages to pick through and colored pencils or bring your own. No need to register, just show up. Information: 713-466-4438.
THURSDAY NIGHT BINGO
SPJST Lodge 88
Bingo at SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., is held every Thursday night (unless otherwise noted, or announced). Bingo pads are $5 each. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. Early bird special starts at 7 p.m. with regular bingo games beginning at 7:30 p.m. Information: 713-869-5767, lodge88.org.
LEGALLINE: FREE LEGAL ADVICE
Houston Bar Association
The Houston Bar Association offers free legal advice over the phone through LegalLine from 5-9 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of every month. Consejos Legales for Spanish speakers is the first Thursday of every month from 6-8 p.m. Information: 713-759-1133, www.hba.org.