VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION
All Saints TALC
All Saints Third Age Learning Center will host its annual Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 9, in the parish hall. Festivities will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a Military Color Guard, music by Big Ed and the Happy Band, patriotic music, singing, refreshments and door prizes. All Veterans in attendance will be recognized and will receive a free hot lunch. Other attendees may purchase lunch for $2. Reservations are requested by Nov. 8. A seminar on burial benefits for Veterans will be held 10:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 7 by Tripp Carter of Bradshaw Carter Memorial and Funeral Home. All Saints Catholic Church is located at 215 E. 10th St. Information: 713-248-1277.
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS FESTIVAL
Monte Beach Civic Club
The Montie Beach Civic Club will host the Day of the Dead (“Dia de los Muertos”) in the Heights, from 2-7 p.m. Nov. 10, at Monte Beach Park, 915 Northwood St. Food will be available from several food trucks, and there will be alcohol for sale for those guests over 21. Information for prospective vendors and sponsors is available at www.montiebeach.org/improvement-initiative.
American Legion Post 560
Come and join in the grand opening of the newly remodeled American Legion Post 560, located at 3720 Alba Rd. for The Veterans Day annual chili cookoff, from noon, Saturday, Nov. 10. Information: 713-682-9287, www.txlegion560.org.
VETERANS’ DAY CELEBRATION
Durham Elementary will hold their Veterans’ Day Celebration at 8:45 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in the school cafeteria. There will be 20-25 veterans expected to attend. The students have prepared songs, poems, readings and artwork to honor the veterans. Black Middle School LCDC will post the colors and present drill routine and the Waltrip band will play the National Anthem. Information: 713-613-2527, firstname.lastname@example.org.
OLDIE & GOODIE CLASSIC CAR SHOW
The 9th Annual Oldie & Goodie Classic Car Show, postponed from Sept. 16 due to bad weather, has been rescheduled for Nov. 11, at Adolf Hoepfl Garage, 4610 N. Shepherd Dr. This free event will be from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Music, food and raffle prizes will also add to the fun atmosphere planned for the day. All car enthusiasts are encouraged to register. Early registration is $20 and includes an event T-shirt and a goody bag. Information: 713-695-5071, www.adolfhoepfl.com.
WHITE OAK BAYOU ANNUAL MEETING
Historic Heights Fire Station
The 2018 WOBA annual meeting will be from 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 13, at the Historic Heights Fire Station, 107 W. 12th St. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. with Andrew Groocoak’s presentation titled “A tour along White Oak Bayou within the historical core of Houston.” Pizza and refreshments will be served. The community is welcome. RSVP to: Whiteoakbayouassociation@gmail.com. Information: Tomjgall2@gmail.com.
SANTA’S MAGIC TIMEPIECE
Theatre Suburbia, 4106 Way Out West, presents “Santa’s Magic Timepiece,” a new holiday classic by Ann Richie. Santa is busy getting ready for the big night, but soon realizes he has a problem; too many good boys and girls, and not enough time to make all the stops on his way. The show runs through Dec. 1. Friday and Saturday evening performances are 8:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays (Nov. 11, 18 and 25). Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for students and seniors, and $16 for matinees. Information: 713-682-3525, www.theatresuburbia.org.
2018 WINTER HOLIDAY ART MARKET
Winter Street Studios
Fresh Arts will host their 13th Annual WHAM, Friday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Nov. 18, at Winter Street Studios, 2101 Winter St., bringing together Houston creatives for a weekend art sale. The Ugly Sweater preview party is from 6-10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16. Guests can purchase tickets to access early shopping. WHAM will be free and open to the public Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17 and 18, from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Information: http://bit.ly/WinterHolidayArtMarket.
PINOT & PAWS PAINTING CLASS
El Gato Coffeehouse
Looking for a different way to spend a Friday night? What better way than with cats painting cats. The class will be 6:45 p.m. Nov. 16. During this class you’ll be painting a Purrkey (Turkey Cat) and having fun in the best environment possible. All materials will be supplied and instructions provided. Just bring a bottle of wine. Adult craft passes are $41, student craft passes (5-17 years, must be over 5) are $37. Children 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. El Gato Coffeehouse is located at 508 Pecore. Information: www.elgatocoffeehouse.com, 832-968-3006.
FIND YOUR MATCH TOURNAMENT
Lost Forest Tennis Club
The Lost Forest Tennis Club, 5775 Lost Forest Dr., will hold a doubles round-robin tournament benefiting Animal Justice League, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 17. Divisions will be Mixed Doubles 4.5, Fixed-Partners 3.5 and 4.0 (women’s and men’s). Tickets are $60 Nov. 1-15. Trophies will be awarded, and there will be a catered lunch, silent auction, KEEP collective and more. Information: 832-582-6878.
TEEN AUTHOR VISIT
Heights Neighborhood Library
Heights Neighborhood Library, 1302 Heights Blvd., welcomes New York Times Best-Selling Authors, Brigid Kemmerer, Megan Shepherd and A.G. Howard. Come meet the authors and get your books signed. The event will be from 4-5:30 p.m. Nov. 19. The event is free and open to the community. The library will also be hosting a Holiday Open House featuring various events from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 1. Information: 832-393-1810.
WHITE CHRISTMAS THE MUSICAL
HITS Theatre Presents Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas the Musical,” will be 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 13, 14, and 15; and 2 p.m. Dec. 8, 15, and 16. Tickets are $15 for adults, and $5 for students. The theatre is located at 311 W. 18th St. Information: 713-861-7408.
FARMERS AND ARTISAN MARKET
Eleanora’s Market, 2120 Ella Blvd., will be open from 8 a.m.-noon every Saturday. There will be local growers, makers, designers, artisans and food producers. Information: eleanorasmarket.com.
LEGALLINE: FREE LEGAL ADVICE
Houston Bar Association
The Houston Bar Association offers free legal advice over the phone through LegalLine from 5-9 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of every month. Consejos Legales for Spanish speakers is the first Thursday of every month from 6-8 p.m. Information: 713-759-1133, www.hba.org.