HIKE AND BIKE TRAIL CLEANUP
Students from Hogg and Hamilton Middle schools are raising funds to go to camp this summer and will be giving back to the community by participating in cleaning up debris along the Heights Hike and Bike Trail near Juiceland at 3206 White Oak, from 8 a.m.-noon. There will be a station available to receive donations. The community is encouraged to pitch in with the clean up. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
CINCO DE MAYO/CHILDREN’S DAY
Casa Ramirez Folk Art Gallery
Casa Ramirez Folk Art Gallery, 241 W. 19th St., will celebrate through May 6, with special events designed to recognize Children’s Day and Cinco de Mayo, with a focus on A Celebration of Culture through Children’s Literature. Call or visit Facebook page for specific activities and times. Information: 713-880-2420, email@example.com.
SPJST Lodge 88
The SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., will host Third Coast Swing, Big Band music, from 8 p.m.-11:30 p.m. May 6. The cost is $15 per person. Dress code is evening attire. Reservations are suggested, but not required. Reservations held only 30 minutes past start of dance. Information: 713-869-5767, lodge88.org.
OFHA TOUR DE OAK FOREST
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. For registration, shirts and waivers, visit www.myoakforest.org/events/2017-bike-event/
60TH CLASS REUNION
Reagan High School
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.
SIP AND STROLL WINE TASTING
The featured wine for this month is Pinot Envy. The wine tasting will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 10, at Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella Blvd. Monthly wine tastings are held the second Wednesday of each month. The cost is $35 per person. Casual attire. There is seating inside and outside. Information: rainbow-lodge.com, 713-861-8666.
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.
Girl Scout Troop 21
The 4th annual Girl Scout Troop 21 bake sale will be from noon-2 p.m. May 21, at 859 Azalea. Baked goodies can be dropped off May 20 and placed in the cooler on the porch. Bark Bites will also be selling dog goodies. Troop 122017 Brownies of Garden Oaks Montessori and St. Rose of Lima will also be providing goodies and have a lemonade stand.
OFHA MOVIES IN THE PARK
Celebrate the beginning of summer. Food trucks arrive at 6:30 p.m., “Bubble Party” at 8 p.m. followed at 8:30 p.m. by the movie “Trolls.” The free event will be held May 27, at Candlelight Park. Information: myoakforest.org/events,
50TH CLASS REUNION
Waltrip High School
The Waltrip High School class of 1967 will hold their 50th class reunion June 3, at the Crown Plaza – Brookhollow Hotel, 12801 Northwest Frwy. The theme is “50 Shades of Red and Gray.” All former Waltrip classmates are welcome to attend. Ticket prices are $45 per person but will increase to $60 on May 16. Please RSVP to Libbey Hilliard at 512-415-5241 or email@example.com.
40TH CLASS REUNION
Scarborough High School
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.