November 25, 2022

Examiner Area Events Calendar


Editor’s note: To have calendar events posted on the Reviewer Calendar, email Editor Roy Kent at [email protected]

Memorial Village Farmer’s Market: The Memorial Villages Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Congregational Church-Houston, 10840 Beinhorn Road, in the Village of Hunter Creek. For more information, visit www.mvfarmersmarket.org.

Digital exhibition: Hooks-Epstein Galleries will present its summer exhibition featuring digital photography and digital paintings by Catherine Asher Morgan. “Nuptial Musings” will open with an “Open House” on Saturday, July 9 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 2631 Colquitt in Houston. You can visit the gallery online at www.hooksepsteingalleries.com.

Social Ice Cream: Central Market will host an Ice Cream Social from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, showcasing the unique flavors of Central Market’s small-batch ice cream and savory treats. There will be a vendor demo station throughout the store. Central Market will be offering 25% off all ice cream and novelties and 20% off all cones and toppings from July 6 through July 12. The Ice Cream Party will be held at Central Market-Houston, 3815 Westheimer Road. For more information, visit www.centralmarket.com.

Art beyond sight: Art Beyond Sight is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9 at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts in the Audrey Jones Beck Building, 5601 Main St. This gallery program is intended for visitors who are blind or visually impaired. Trained educators use verbal descriptions and hands-on materials to engage participants in the Museum’s collections and exhibits. Admission is free, but seating is limited, so be sure to register in advance. Contact [email protected] for reservations and more information.

Search for sellers: Vendors are wanted for the 18th Annual Wallis Legion Craft Show on Saturday, July 9 and Sunday, July 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion Hall Post 200, 330 Legion Road in Wallis. over 35 vendors offering a wide variety of handicrafts and preserves. The Legion will sell burgers and barbecue sandwiches for lunch each day and the Ladies Auxiliary will hold a bake sale. Admission is $1 for hourly door prices. For information on booth spaces, call Joyce at 281 743 3678 or email [email protected]

July 10

July 14 in Rienzi: Celebrate Liberty, Equality, Fraternity in Rienzi! The MFAH House Museum of European Decorative Arts celebrates July 14 with a family day starting at 1 p.m. on Sunday July 10, before the July 14 holiday in France. All ages are welcome. Enjoy art-making activities, discover the new Chenet (chenet) from the Rienzi collection, listen to popular French music, explore porcelain and French-inspired objects and furniture on a French-language tour of the house, and Moreover. Rienzi, 1406 Kirby Drive.

Jewish ceremonial art: Tradition and Innovation: A Journey Through Jewish Ceremonial Art will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 10 at the Caroline Wiess Law Building, 1001 Bissonnet St. The exhibition Beauty and Ritual: Judaica from the Jewish Museum, New York marks the first d a partnership between the MFAH and the Jewish Museum of New York. This lecture explores how artists and Jewish communities around the world have creatively adapted traditional forms of Judaica, incorporating a rich array of styles, materials and techniques.

11 July

Bellaire City Council: The Bellaire City Council normally meets at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month at City Hall, 7008 S. Rice Ave. Agendas can be viewed at www.bellairetx.gov.

West U City Council: West University Place City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, unless otherwise specified, in the City Building at 3800 St. Joseph Blvd. University. Agendas are posted on www.westutx.gov prior to meetings.

July 12

Presentation of the virtual gallery: Virtual Gallery Talk|New Acquisition at Rienzi will be presented at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12. This Worcester porcelain cup depicts Mirza Abu’l Hassan Khan (1776—1845), the Persian ambassador sent to the English court in 1809. A figure of much fascination while in England he made the object of prints and poetry and has even been depicted on porcelain objects. Learn more about Cabinet Cup and Stand, recently acquired by Rienzi, in this virtual conversation with Assistant Curator Misty Flores. Free through Zoom. To register, go to https://tinyurl.com/mrxu263n.

July 14th

Hedwig Village Council: The Hedwig Village Town Council meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at 955 Piney Point Road, unless otherwise noted. Agendas are posted on www.thecityofhedwigvillage.com.

July 15th

Central Market Cooking School: Looking for a way to elevate your child’s table manners? Central Market Cooking School hosts Manners Matter with Sarah Aynesworth for children ages 7-12. Aynesworth, an etiquette teacher, will give children social and culinary skills and help them understand the importance of consideration and respect. Each child learns to introduce themselves; make conversation; set the table; use appropriate utensils; and eat right as they are served a three-course meal (courtesy of the Central Market instructors). The Houston event will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, July 15 at Central Market Houston, 3815 Westheimer Rd., Houston, 77027. Registration is required at https://tinyurl.com/2p8avmza.

July 16

Memorial Village Farmer’s Market: The Memorial Villages Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Congregational Church-Houston, 10840 Beinhorn Road, in the Village of Hunter Creek. For more information, visit www.mvfarmersmarket.org.

July 18

Wellness walks: Wellness Walks with Urban Paths is scheduled for noon Monday, July 18 at Levy Park at 3801 Eastside St. in Houston. Walks are scheduled on the first and third Monday of each month. Intended for all bodies, abilities, ages and fitness levels, these wellness walks focus on community and connection while offering participants a chance to decompress, regain mental clarity and make new friends. friends. For more information, visit www.levyparkhouston.org.

Bellaire City Council: The Bellaire City Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month at City Hall, 7008 S. Rice Ave. Agendas can be viewed at www.bellairetx.gov.

July 19

Spring Branch ISD administrators: The Spring Branch ISD Board of Directors is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at the Wayne Schaper Sr. Leadership Center at 955 Campbell Road in Houston. For more information, visit www.springbranchisd.com.

Bunker Hill Tip: Bunker Hill Village Town Council holds regular meetings on the third Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Agendas are posted on https://bunkerhilltx.gov 72 hours prior to meetings.

Hilshire Village Council: Hilshire Village Town Council meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6.30pm at Town Hall, 8301 Westview. Agendas are posted at www.hilshirevillagetexas.com.

July 23

Memorial Village Farmer’s Market: The Memorial Villages Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Congregational Church-Houston, 10840 Beinhorn Road, in the Village of Hunter Creek. For more information, visit www.mvfarmersmarket.org.

July 25

Piney Point Tip: The Town Council for the Village of Piney Point meets the fourth Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall at 7676 Woodway. Notices for all city meetings are on www.cityofpineypoint.com, at City Hall and on the notice board outside Memorial Drive Elementary School, 11202 Smithdale.

West U City Council: West University Place City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, unless otherwise noted, in the City Building at 3800 St. Joseph Blvd. University. Agendas are posted on www.westutx.gov prior to meetings.

July 31

Green jobs: “Green jobs” are all over the internet. What is the true intent of the term? Clearly, installing solar panels is a green job, but are green jobs limited to renewable energy jobs? Join Steve Stelzer, Program Director of the Green Building Resource Center of Houston, for a multifaceted presentation on the topic of green jobs. Stelzer’s talk will explain the various green and less green interpretations that exist in the labor market. And, it will offer suggestions for “greening up” conventional work. Interactive discussion time with the speaker will be scheduled. Register for the event on Sunday, July 31 at 6 p.m. www.eventbrite.com at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/green-jobs-tickets-357966967837. Contact Lisa Brenskelle at [email protected] with any questions.

August 11

ISD Board of Houston: The Houston ISD Board of Education is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. Thursday, August 11. For more information, visit www.houstonisd.org.

August 16

First day of school: The first day of school in the Spring Branch Independent School District is scheduled for Tuesday, August 16. For more information, visit www.springbranchisd.com.

August 22

First day of school: The first day of school in the Houston Independent School District is scheduled for Monday, August 22. For more information, visit www.houstonisd.org.

August 23

Spring Branch ISD administrators: The Spring Branch ISD Board of Directors is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 23 at the Spring Branch Education Center at 9016 Westview Drive in Houston. For more information, visit www.springbranchisd.com.

October 28-29

Texas Coastal Prairie Conference: Preserving Lands and Legacies: The Texas Coastal Prairie Initiative, made up of 25 conservation organizations, will bring together landowners and conservation partners to discuss preserving the great outdoors in Texas. The conference will include a full day of workshops and presentations from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, October 28 at the University of Houston-Clear Lake, followed by field trips to remaining and restored grasslands as well as ranches and the farms from 8 am-4 pm Saturday October 29th. The conference is held at the University of Houston-Clear Lake Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, TX 77058. The cost is $85 or $45 for students. For more information and to register, go to www.prairiepartner.org/conference.