First Church Heights, 201 E. 9th St., will host Faithbooking which is the process of documenting one’s faith with pictures and journaling, from 7-11 p.m. April 10. Subsequent meetings will be the first Friday of each month. No experience or supplies necessary.
Call 713-410-1508 for information.
Taste of Spring cooking class at St. Mark’s
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 600 Pecore, will have a Taste of Spring cooking class 1-3 p.m. April 11, in the fellowship hall. The class is taught by St. Mark’s member, Cindy Freeman, author of “Colorful Food for the Soul” with sous chef Shea Hill. A light lunch is included. Proceeds benefit human trafficking awareness. Seating is limited.
For information, call 713-861-3104 or visit www.smumc.org.
‘The Gathering Place’ meets at St. Stephen’s
The monthly meeting of “The Gathering Place,” a ministry for persons with Alzheimer’s and other memory loss and their caregivers, will be held from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. April 13, in the fellowship hall. The meetings include lunch. There is no charge to attend. For information about this ministry, call 713-682-5995.
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is located at 2003 W. 43rd St. For information call 713-686-8241 or visit www.stsumc.org.
Greater Mt. Zion celebrates 120 year anniversary
Greater Mt. Zion, 835 W. 23rd St., was founded on April 15, 1895, in the Houston Heights. The original church was a brush arbor until the sanctuary was built. The current sanctuary was built in 1961. The current pastor is Rev. Gaidi K. Burgess.
Heritage Sunday is at 11 a.m. April 12. Morning worship members will dress in outfits depicting the eras from 1895-2015.
The Black And Gold Banquet is 6:30 p.m. April 18, at the Sheraton Brookhollow Hotel, 3000 North Loop W. Fwy. Culmination of 120th Anniversary, Family and Friends Day is April 26. Sunday School is 9:30 a.m., morning wor ship is at 11 a.m. and Culmination is 3:30 p.m.
Call 713-862-3323 or 713-598-4349 for information.
Spring activities at Third Age Learning Center
Third Age Learning Center, located on the campus of All Saints Catholic Church, 215 E. 10th St., is offering a variety of spring activities.
A new gardening class will be offered on Tuesday afternoon, April 14, 21 and 28. The class is being presented by Master Gardener Cecilia Dow. Call 713-248-1277 for time and location.
A spring party will be at 10:30 a.m. April 10, with music by the Strummin’ Saints Ukulele Band. The party includes refreshments, door prizes and a hat contest.
TALC offers a full course hot lunch Monday through Friday at noon for $2. For information or lunch reservations, call 713-248-1277.
Savory Flavors of Spring Branch at St. Jerome
St. Jerome Catholic School, 8825 Kempwood, welcomes the community to the Savory Flavors of Spring Branch, from 5-9 p.m. (tasting until 8 p.m.) April 25, in the church pavilion. Proceeds benefit St. Jerome Catholic School.
Admission includes food and drink tastings from area restaurants and breweries, a Savory Flavors coupon book, family-style entertainment, live and silent auction, and chances to win restaurant gift certificates. Presale tickets may be purchased at www.savoryflavors.org.
Call 713-468-7946 or email email@example.com for information.