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.
DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES
Houston Assembly of Delphians
Houston Assembly of Delphians’ Distinguished Speaker Series features noted Houston historian and preservationist Betty Trapp Chapman at 5 p.m. March 25, at the West University Community Center, 6104 Auden St. Information: 832-632-2143.
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. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $16 for adults, and $13 for students and seniors. 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.
DOG HOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA
Bayou City Event Center
The 2017 Houston Association of Realtors TRLP class presents the Dog House Extravaganza. View custom-made dog houses provided by local Houston donors and judged by celebrity judges. Enjoy complimentary hours d’oeuvres and a silent auction. The event will be from 6-9 p.m. March 30, at the Bayou City Event Center, 9401 Knight Rd. 77045. Visit the website to purchase tickets. Information: www.dhe2017.com.
SPJST Lodge 88
The SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., will host the Jeff Woosley and The Dancehall Kings, Country Western music, from 8 p.m.-11:30 p.m. March 31. The cost is $15 per person. 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.
AARP MONTHLY MEETING
AARP Chapter 1265
The monthly meeting will be held at 10 a.m., April 3, in the community room at 1520 Candlelight Ln. The meeting is open to anyone 50 or older, and will be preceded by a meet-and-greet at 9:30 a.m. Information: 713-681-1133.
DAY OF SERENITY
The Forum at Memorial Woods
Live well, stress less! The Forum at Memorial Woods, 777 N. Post Oak Rd., will hold a Day of Serenity, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 6. There will be a hot tea bar upon arrival. Guest speakers featured are Robert Landau, who will discuss how to manage stress; and Simone Oliver, who will lead a meditation. A spa cuisine healthy lunch will be served. RSVP to 713-956-0870 or email ecollins @5ssl.com.
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.
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.
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.
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 gala will be held at the Hilton Americas – Houston, 1600 Lamar St. For sponsorship and ticket information, call 713-242-4450 or email email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-658-5111.