American Legion Post 560
Come by the American Legion Post 560, 3720 Alba Rd., for a delicious steak dinner and live entertainment, March 17 (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.
The Book Scene
Meet local author Rosalie King, who will read and sign copies of her new book, Deadly Transformation, mystery/suspense, at The Book Scene, 1820 W. 43rd St., from 1-3 p.m. March 18. There will be fun, food and freebies. Information: 713-869-6117, www.thebookscene.xyz/events.
SPJST Lodge 88
The SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., will host the Moonglow Orchestra, Big Band music, from 8 p.m.-11:30 p.m. March 18. The cost is $15 per person. There is an evening attire dress code. Reservations are suggested, but not required. Enjoy complimentary dance instruction before all Saturday night 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.
SPRING SALES EVENT
Just Between Friends
Find all you need for your growing family at Just Between Friends Spring 2017 Sales Event. Items for sale include: Children/teen/maternity clothing, shoes, accessories, cribs, changing tables, swings, Port-a-cribs, strollers, toys, bassinets, high chairs, movies, exersaucers/walkers, books, maternity/nursing items, crib/twin bedding, games, and office/household furniture. The sale will be March 23-25, and is located at 5280 W. 34th St. Information: centralhouston.jbfsale.com.
TOWN HALL TALKS
Belmont Village Hunters Creek
Belmont Village Hunters Creek, 7667 Woodway Dr., will feature guest speaker Jeff Friedman, CEO of Distinctive Life, from 10-11 a.m. March 25. Friedman will discuss making plans for end-of-life care and funeral planning. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served. Call 713-781-1505 to make a reservation.
NEW SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY
“Sherlock Holmes: John Watson’s Body,” will be showing through March 25, at Theatre Suburbia, 4106 Way Out West Dr. The performances will be at 8:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 3 p.m. March 12 and 19. Tickets are $16 for adults, $13 students and seniors, and $13 for Sunday matinees. Reservations are encouraged. Call or visit website for tickets and reservations. Information: 713-682-3525, www.theatresuburbia.org.
CIGNA SUNDAY STREETS
Garden Oaks/Oak Forest
Come celebrate the first Cigna Sunday Streets of the year and walk, run, bike or play in the streets with your neighbors at 43rd Street between Rosslyn Road and Ella Boulevard. The event will be from noon-4 p.m. March 26. Information: facebook.com/events/1343373959065425/, gohealthyhouston.org.
COMMUNITY YARD SALE
Katherine Smith Elementary School
Katherine Smith Elementary School, 4802 Chrystell Ln., will hold a community yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 8. Information: myoakforest.org.
TOUR THE ART COMPOUND
Heights Garden Club
Come view the property of prominent artist Dixie Friend Gay, owner of the garden, house and art studios located on an acre of land off a tributary of White Oak Bayou in the Clark Pines neighborhood. The garden is a collection of native and tropical plants intermixed with beautifully placed art and found objects. Features of the garden include a beautiful mixed-media gate by the artist, artfully designed meandering plant beds and a goldfish pond. The event will be at 10 a.m. April 8, at 1901 W. 14th St. Information: www.heightsgardenclub.com.
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.
CIRCLE OF LIFE GALA
Memorial Hermann Foundation
Memorial Hermann Foundation will host the annual Circle of Life Gala, “Celebration,” from 7-9:30 p.m. April 29. The event will honor Memorial Hermann partner, H-E-B, and celebrate the 30th anniversary of Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital. Proceeds will benefit the hospital’s specialty programs and services. The gala will be held at the Hilton Americas – Houston, 1600 Lamar St. For sponsorship and ticket information, call 713-242-4450 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Information: www.circleoflifegala.org.
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.
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.