HELP AFTER HARVEY
Belmont Village Hunters Creek
Belmont Village Hunters Creek, 7667 Woodway Dr., if offering discounted Harvey rates for 30-day+ respite apartments. Meals, assistance, activities are included. Assisted Living is $180/day for studios, $220 day for one-bedrooms, $250 for couples. Memory Care is $220/day, $175/semi-private apartment. Belmont Village Hunters Creek is fully operational and staffed and have not experienced any flooding or power loss. Information: 844-706-2273, 713-781-1505.
Humble Civic Center
The 70th Annual Greater Houston Stamp Show will be held Sept. 15-17, at the Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway (77338). The show will be from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. The event features free admission and parking, 30+ dealers, 1,200+ pages of exhibits, beginner’s booth, door prizes, and meetings/presentations/U.S. Post Office sales. Information: www.houstonstampclub.org/HoustonStampShow.html.
MELANOMA WALK/FUN RUN
MD Anderson Cancer Center
The 10th Annual AIM for the Cure Melanoma Walk and Fun Run 5K will be held at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Mays Clinic – 1180 Pressler St., Sept. 23. Registration/sign-in is 6 p.m., The Check Points perform at 6:30 p.m., followed by the opening ceremony, and 8 p.m. is the walk/run. There will be education and awareness information, sunscreen application demonstrations, massages, food vendors and children’s activities. Register online at: www:AIMatMelanoma.org by Sept. 1 to receive a free t-shirt. Wear anything that glows since this is an evening event. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org, 713-745-1804.
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
Memorial Hermann Greater Heights
When you lose someone you love, you are left to pick up the pieces and try your best to go on. Having a strong support system can help you on your grief journey and be an important part of building a strong support system. Classes will be held Tuesdays from 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. through Sept. 26. The group meets in the South Tower Classrooms at Memorial Hermann Greater Heights, located at 1635 North Loop West. Information: 713-222-2273 (CARE).
Houston Happy Hikers
Come out and participate in this non-competitive, non-timed walk through Buffalo Bayou Park. Families are encouraged to participate. Everyone participating must register and carry a Start Card and turn it in at the finish. Event will be held regardless of weather conditions. The walk will begin at Fonde Recreation Center, 110 Sabine St. The walk will be from 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 30. The fee is $3. There is no pre-registration. Information: 979-478-6203, houstonhappyhikers.com.
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
Odd Fellows Lodge #225
The Houston Heights Odd Fellows Lodge #225 is hosting its second National Night Out celebration, from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 3. Neighbors are invited to come to the lodge, located at 115 E. 14th St. Bring the kids to this family event. There will be hotdogs and refreshments, free fingerprinting and child ID kits, HFD staff and firetruck, art cars, moonwalk and horseshoes for adults. Information: email@example.com, facebook.com/OddFellowsLodge225.
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.
DENIM AND DIAMONDS FUNDRAISER
Dust off your boots, and ride on over to MANNA’s 4th Annual BBQ and auction. The event will be from 6-10 p.m. Oct. 14, at the Anheuser Busch Brewery, located at 775 Gellhorn 77029. Gatlin’s BBQ will be serving up their award winning barbeque again this year for one fun-filled evening of dinner, dancing, and a silent auction. Information: https://manna-4th-annual-bbq.eventbrite.com.