HARVEY RELIEF CONCERT
Support Harvey relief efforts by attending a concert presented by Apollo Chamber Players, Musiqa Houston, and Jazz Forever. All proceeds from this event will go towards the Harvey Relief Funds via Greater Houston Community Foundation and Catholic Charities Houston. The concert will be at 7 p.m. Sept. 8. Matchbox 4 is located at 3400 Main St. Call 713-521-4533 or visit matchouston.org to purchase tickets.
AARP MONTHLY MEETING
AARP Chapter 1265
The monthly meeting will be held at 10 a.m., Sept. 11, in the community room at 1520 Candlelight Ln. The special guest is Marion Schoefield, coordinator for Harris County Health Ombudsman Volunteer Program. The meeting is open to anyone 50 or older, and will be preceded by a meet-and-greet at 9:30 a.m. Georgia Lewis is president. Information: 713-681-1133.
MAKING LIFE GREAT
Belmont Village Hunters Creek
Robert Landau, National Motivational Speaker and Certified Life Coach, will discuss positive strategies for coping with life’s little bumps and how to prepare for new beginnings. The presentation will be from 10-11 a.m. Sept. 9, at Belmont Village Senior Living, 7667 Woodway. Continental breakfast and mimosas will be served. Information: 713-781-1505.
FOURTH ANNUAL SPEAKER SERIES
Houston Assembly of Delphians
Houston area Delphians present the first of four Distinguished Speakers scheduled for the 2017-2018 season. Dr. Abdel Takriti, inaugural Arab-American Educational Chair in Modern Arab History at the University of Houston, will share “The Birth of the Modern Middle East, and the Future of Arab-American Relations.” The event will be 5 p.m. Sept. 23, at the West University Community Center, 6104 Auden St. Information: 713-773-4380.
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
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.