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Memorial Parkway Community Association 21600 Cimarron Parkway - Katy, TX 77450 • 281-492-2949 Fax: 281-492-7130 •



IMPORTANT DATES IN SEPTEMBER Sept. 3rd Labor Day Sept. 4th Board Meeting, 7 pM Sept. 18th Committee Meetings, 7 pM

OFFICE HOURS FOR SEPTEMBER Monday through Friday 9 AM-5 pM (Unless otherwise posted on the office door.) Sept. 3rd Office Closed Sept. 4th 7-8 pM

BOARD OF DIRECTORS Mike Brahm, president Charles Herring, Vice President George Bridges, Treasurer Doug White, Secretary Barbara Burleson, Director


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The dumpster at the rear of our parking lot on Cimarron parkway is not for use by residents who want to get rid of their garbage or debris. This dumpster is for Association use only. We have a security camera on the premises, so if you’re guilty of throwing your trash in our dumpster, we probably have you on video tape.


Yes, it’s time to start planning for our annual Fall event. It will depend on how many volunteers sign up to help before we can decide what we’re going to do. The haunted house takes several days to set up and at least a dozen people to act as the monsters, ghosts, etc. on the night of the event. For the past several

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years, we wouldn’t have been able to have a Fall event if it weren’t for the Board and committee members, their families and the office staff doing all of the work. If you want us to continue to hold a Fall event, please call the office and volunteer to help out.


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All sidewalks within Common Areas shall be maintained by the Association. All other sidewalks shall be maintained by the Owner of the Lot on which the sidewalk is situated. If any section of your sidewalk is uneven, which may cause someone to trip and hurt themselves, you are responsible for repairing or replacing that section of the sidewalk and liable for any injuries incurred. In some cases, a sunken section of a sidewalk may be caused by a water or sewer line leak. If you’re in doubt, you can call Precinct 3 at 281-4636300 and request that someone come to your home and check it out.

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September 1st through September 3rd September 1st 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM September 2nd 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM September 3rd (Labor Day)

September 4th through September 23rd Mondays through Fridays Closed Saturdays 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Sundays 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM CLOSED FOR THE SEASON September 24th


This November, we will be having an election to fill 2 seats on the Board of Directors. The three-year term of Charles Herring and Barbara Burleson will end on December 31st. Both Charles and Barbara are running again to retain their seats on the Board. BARBARA BURLESON I am seeking election for another term on the Board of Directors. I have been employed with a construction company as Executive Vice President and Treasurer for a total of 27 years. Also I have served on the National Board of National Association of Women in Construction.


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I am currently on the MPCA Board and have been involved for several years, having served as Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. I have lived in the Katy area for 33 years and Memorial Parkway for 12 years. My goals have not changed, which is to keep our neighborhood safe for our families, and our homes well kept. This is and will continue to be, important to me personally. It is a great feeling to know that we can live in a nice, well-kept neighborhood even though our homes are 30 to 40 years old. And we all can work toward that goal and be proud of Memorial Parkway. I ask you to vote in our election and vote for me. Thanks. CHARLES HERRING I have lived in Memorial Parkway for 25 years and have been involved with the homeowners association for 9 years while serving on the Board for the past 6 years. Prior to this, I served with my wife, Susan, on the Security Committee for many years. Keeping property values high and our neighborhood safe are my foremost priority. As an auditor for 32 years, I understand the value of money and the proper/ethical use of it. I enjoy visiting with my neighbors at the Board and committee meetings, listening to their concerns while helping them find an equable solution. My children grew up in this neighborhood and I will strive to do my best to keep it a good and safe neighborhood. Your vote would be appreciated.

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Please complete the proxy ballot and return it to the office no later than November 5, 2012 or you may vote in person at the Annual Board meeting on November 6, 2012. It is important that each household cast their vote, as we need no less than 10% of our homeowners in order to have a valid election.


I, the undersigned, a member of the Memorial Parkway Community Association, do hereby appoint *______________________________ ___my true and lawful attorney-in-fact and proxy, to vote in my place and stead on my behalf, as though I myself were present, with power of substitution, at the Annual Meeting of the above named Association on November 6, 2012, at 7:00 PM or any rescheduled meeting thereof. (* There must be an individual’s name designated to cast your vote. This person may be a specifically named Director/Officer or any person whom you know will be attending the meeting.) If Option 2 below is checked, then my agent and proxy may vote for the director candidates, and on any other matters, as he or she deems worthy and such vote shall be my vote. If Option 3 below is checked, then my agent and proxy is hereby instructed to vote as checked below, and on any other matter as he or she deems worthy and such vote shall be my vote. Further, if Option 3 below is checked but if less than 2 director candidates are checked or if any director candidate checked below withdraws as a candidate, then my agent and proxy may vote such “open” candidate(s) position as he or she deems worthy and such vote shall be my vote. Member’s Signature


Member’s Name (Please Print) ____________________________Date: _________, 2012 Property Address (Please Print) ______________________________________________ [ ] Option #1: Quorum Only Purposes - Check this box to limit the use of this form for quorum only; or [ ] Option #2: Open Proxy - Check this box to allow your agent and proxy to vote for such director candidates, and on such matters as he or she deems worthy; or [ ] Option #3: Directed Ballot - Check this box to direct your agent and proxy to vote as set forth below, and on such other matters as he or she deems worthy. In order for your Proxy/Directed Ballot to be valid, THE ABOVE PORTION MUST BE COMPLETED IN ITS ENTIRETY.


POSITION: Candidate/Director ONLY ONE VOTE PER HOUSEHOLD FOR EACH PROPERTY YOU OWN IN MEMORIAL PARKWAY SUBDIVISION. NOMINEES: [ ] Barbara Burleson [ ] Charles Herring NOTE: Write-in candidates are not allowed and will invalidate this Proxy/Directed Ballot. However, additional candidates may be nominated from the floor at the Annual Meeting.

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Every resident must have a MPCA I.D. CARD to use the pools, clubhouse and tennis courts. Complete the I.D. Registration form in this newsletter and return it to the office at least 3 days before coming in to the office for pictures taken. If you are renting your home, please provide us evidence that you live in the subdivision, i.e. a water bill with your name on it, etc. ID’s are for residents only. Homeowners who do not live in Memorial Parkway are not eligible for a MPCA I.D. CARD. Once you have the card, turn it in to the office the following year for validation.


Anyone violating the following rules is subject to losing privileges with the Memorial Parkway Community Association. 1. Memorial Parkway Community Association swimming pools and pavilion are restricted for the use of residents and their guests. 2. Resident must present their valid MPCA ID card before admittance to pool area. 3. Guests must be accompanied by a resident and must sign in. Five guests are allowed per family at one time. Guest may not be a Memorial Parkway resident. 4. Lifeguards have the responsibility for maintaining discipline and enforcing rules in the pool area. a. Lifeguard shall call infraction of rules to the attention of the offending individual (s). b. Lifeguards have the authority to deny the use of pool facility to residents and guests up to three (3) days as a disciplinary measure. 5. Swimming is allowed only when lifeguards are on duty in the stands. SWIM AT YOUR OWN RISK. 6. Swimmers must wear property swimsuits. 7. Children not toilet trained must wear protective rubber pants or equivalent, under their swimsuits. 8. Children under twelve (12) years of age are not allowed in pool unless accompanied by an adult at least 18 years of age or older. EXCEPTION: Notarized parental permission is submitted to lifeguard allowing designated 16 years old-18 years old to accompany and child under age 12. Form is available from lifeguard. 9. Baby pool is reserved for children five (5) years and younger and supervised by responsible parent/adult. 10. No running or shoving allowed in the pool area or on diving board. 11. No pets are allowed in pool area. 12. Anyone with open sores or wounds is prohibited from using the pool. 13. Floating devices may be allowed at the discretion of the lifeguard. No floating devices allowed in diving area. No large floating devices (example: rafts, boats, etc.). 14. Throwing toys, Frisbees, small hard balls, tennis balls, water guns, etc. are strictly prohibited. 15. No standing or sitting on safety ropes. 16. All children under eighteen (18) including infants, must vacate pools the last fifteen (15) minutes of every other hour for adult swim. Children must be a least four feet from pool during adult swim. 17. Glass containers are not allowed in pool area. 18. Drinking, smoking and eating are not allowed within four feet of pool. 19. Smoking or drinking of alcoholic beverages is strictly prohibited except by persons of legal age. Proof of age may be required. Drunkenness and obscene language will not be tolerated. 20. Two (2) long blasts of lifeguard whistle requires everyone to immediately vacate pool. 21. MPCA and pool contractor are not responsible for lost or stolen items. 22. No bicycles, skates, skateboards or tricycles are allowed in the pool area. Bicycles must be parked in bicycle rack. 23. Guard phone is for business use only. No personal phone use by guards/gatekeepers while on duty. Phone in box is for emergency use only.

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DIVING POOL RULES 1. The diving pool area is to be used for diving only. No swimmers allowed unless authorized by lifeguards. 2. No more than one person is allowed on the diving board at one time. 3. Only two bounces on board are allowed before diving. 4. All diving shall be from the end of the diving board and straight forward, never off the side. The water in front of the board must be clear of swimmers before entering the pool. Swim directly to the ladder after diving. 5. Anyone using the diving pool must be able to swim across the pool twice to the satisfaction of the guard. It is not a violation of our deed restrictions to park a vehicle on the street as long as it is not being stored, is fully operational and has current tags.

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24. MPCA or the pool contractor may enforce other rules deemed necessary for the safety of the residents/guests. 25. NO PARTIES DURING POOL HOURS. POOL CAN BE RENTED THROUGH THE OFFICE. 26. One guard must be on deep end stand when diving area is open. Otherwise this area is closed. 27. No loitering. 28. Only lifeguards/gatekeepers allowed at the check-in table.

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However, the Transportation Code of Texas, Title 6, Chapter 545, Section 302, states that .a vehicle cannot park closer than 15 feet to a fire hydrant. .a vehicle cannot park closer than 20 feet to an intersection. .a vehicle cannot park closer than 30 feet to a stop sign. The Board has asked our Constables to take the appropriate action whenever there is a violation of the Transportation Code. The parking of vehicles on the street has become a big problem in our neighborhood. School buses can’t pull close to the curb to pick up and let off students. In some cases, emergency vehicles may not be able to reach their destination if traffic flow is inhibited, especially when two cars are parked directly across from each other. Plus, vehicles parked on the street are those that are vandalized the most. Some of the worst areas are the cul-de-sacs where it’s hard enough to back out of a driveway or navigate the circle even when there aren’t any vehicles parked on the street. Be considerate of your neighbors and don’t park your vehicle in front of their house or block their mailbox. Also, think of the neighbor across the street and park so that you’re not making it difficult for them to back out of their own driveway. All of our homes have at least a two or three-car garage and room for several cars in the driveway. We respectfully request that you refrain from parking on the street.


If you are having any problems with getting trash picked up or want to register a complaint, please call WCA at 281-368-8397 if you are a customer of Memorial MUD. If you are a customer of MUD 81, you may call Royale Disposal and Recycle at 713-526-1536.


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Statements for the 2013 maintenance fees will be mailed to all homeowners during the first week of October. If you haven’t received your statement by the end of October, please notify the office of a good mailing address as you are responsible for paying the fees by January 1, 2013. When you receive your statement in October, you may start paying ahead immediately. If you cannot pay the fee in full by January 1, 2013, you may get on a payment plan, at no charge, making a down payment and $50 monthly payments. If you don’t sign up for the plan by January 14th, you can still get on a payment plan, but will be charged a fee of $25. More information will be in the October issue.


MPCA would like to suggest that garage sales be conducted the first Friday and Saturday of each month. This will eliminate the many signs that are out each week and also makes for a stronger turn out. Most area communities only allow sales twice a year. Memorial Parkway could be known for its “Once a Month” garage sales. Do not attach your garage sale signs to the STOP signs, as it is against the law and the County can issue citations for this. If a sign is on a public right of way, like the esplanades), they may be subject to fines of $500-$1000 per occurrence per day. We also ask that you do not post your signs on the property of another resident. When your sale is over, please go back and pick up all of your signs.

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All exterior changes to your property must be submitted to our committee for approval before you start any work. This includes, but is not limited to, painting, re-roofing, sheds, patio covers, fences, etc. All requests must be on our request form that can be found in this newsletter, online at our website or at the office. Please give as much detail as possible, so there is no delay in getting your request reviewed. Except for painting and re-roofing, it would be best to include a plat of your property that shows property lines and easements in relation to the location of your project. Approvals through July 31, 2012 New Roof Siding Exterior Paint Fencing

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Memorial Parkway Community Association has inspectors that drive through the neighborhood checking for violations of our deed restrictions. They are not permitted to get out of their cars and/or trespass on your property. They only take pictures of violations that can be seen from the street. If you see one of our inspectors stopped in front of your home, please do not approach their vehicle to confront them. Their vehicles are indentified with a MPCA sign on the car door that says deed restriction inspector. If you still have questions, call the office. If you get a notice of violation and you feel it was sent to you in error, please call the office. Our staff will look at the picture taken of the violation and confirm whether the address is correct or not. Our inspectors make every effort to make sure they’ve got the right violation logged to the right address with the right picture to go along with it. But with 2,219 homes to inspect and over 25 miles of streets, they sometimes get it wrong. If that’s the case, we apologize for the mistake and will remove the violation from your record.

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Storing trash receptacles and recycle bins in view can easily remedied by just moving them to another location that can’t be seen from the street - no cost involved. Correcting these two violations alone would greatly improve the appearance of your property. Also remember to move the cans from curbside the same day that the trash is picked up and store them where they can’t be seen from the street. The next big item is lawn maintenance. Many of our residents mow every two weeks, but at certain times of the year, yards may have to be done every week to maintain a neat appearance. We understand that it takes time and money to resolve some of the other violations such as rotten wood, fences falling down, repainting the exterior of your home, etc. We will work with you and allow ample time to take care of the violation, but you must contact us when you receive the first letter and no later than when you get a second one. The third notice means that a $50 fine has already been added to your account.


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Be a responsible / considerate pet owner by picking up your dog’s waste from your neighbor’s yard when you’re out for a walk. There’s nothing more frustrating than stepping in fecal matter in your own yard when you don’t even have a pet.

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Animals that are not properly restrained pose a threat to all our residents. While you may know your pet is friendly, an animal running at someone who is walking by is very scary for that person. Many children are afraid of animals and become frightened, which could result in the child getting hurt trying to avoid the animal. Harris County Animal Control advises, “All dogs and cats must be kept under restraint while in the unincorporated areas of Harris County, Texas. The custodian of a dog or cat is not authorized to have, harbor or keep any unlicensed dog or cat nor to allow any dog or cat to become a stray.” Restraint is defined as “the control of a dog or cat under the following circumstances: 1. When it is controlled by a line or leash not more than six (6) feet in length, if the line or leash is held by a human being who is capable of controlling or governing the dog or cat in question. 2. When it is within a fully enclosed vehicle. 3. When it is on the premise of the custodian and the animal does not have access to sidewalk or street. While it may be nice to have your animal out in the yard while you work or play, it is against the law, unless the animal is properly restrained. Let’s all help keep our community a safe and comfortable place for all our residents by being responsible pet owners. This will not only protect anyone who may be walking or bicycling in the area, but also the pet owner who could be held legally responsible or possibly sued for failing to properly restrain their pet. Please remember that cats fall under the same laws as dogs and must be licensed and kept restrained when not on the premises of the owner. We’ve been told that spreading moth balls in flower beds might keep cats away.


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PROCEDURE FOR REPORTING BARKING DOGS: 1. Contact your neighbor and work it out as good neighbors should. 2. In the event that #1 is not possible, contact the Constables at 281463-6666. It is our understanding that the Constables will investigate the barking dogs. In order to file a formal complaint you must be willing to give the officer your name, address and phone number for their records. PROCEDURE FOR REPORTING LOOSE DOGS, DOG BITES & LOST PETS: 1. Contact Harris County Animal Control at 281-999-3191 or 281999-3194. A recorded message will guide you through the system. When reporting a loose animal you will be asked to give your name and address, a description of the animal and the address of the animal’s owner (if known).


The ACC is receiving record numbers of requests to make improvements or changes to the exterior of homes. We thank you for your cooperation in filling out the forms before starting any work. If you are planning to do any repairs, re-roofing, re-painting, additions, pools, storage sheds, fencing or patio covers please turn in a request

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form for approval. Forms can be found in the newsletter or online at our website WWW.MPHOA.ORG. You may also pick up a form from the office during office hours.


If you have noticed a problem in the subdivision you think needs taking care of, please complete the resident comment form and turn it in to the office. The subdivision gets a drive through inspection twice a month. Some problems may not be noticed at that time. It is helpful if residents can inform the office in writing of such problems. Having complaints in writing is helpful, if the association has to take legal steps in enforcing deed restriction violations. Our subdivision was formed 35 years ago and we need to take steps to keep it looking nice so the value of homes will continue to increase.

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1. Must be resident of Memorial Parkway. 2. Valid MPCA I.D. card. 3. Reservations must be made at least 2 weeks in advance of use with money down and forms completed. 4. $275 damage deposit. 5. Available for use from 8:00 AM to 1:00 AM. 6. Pool and clubhouse cannot be rented at the same time. 7. Clubhouse holds maximum of 50 individuals, per fire code. 8. If alcohol is being served, a security guard may be required to be present. 9. The resident renting the facility will be held responsible for any damage to the facility caused as a result of user neglect or alcohol use. Additional charges over and above the deposit may be assessed to cover damages. The Memorial Parkway Clubhouse located at 21600 Cimarron is available to non-profit adult and youth groups for meetings. The meeting times and days for adult and youth groups are from:


Have you always wanted to have a large party but didn’t have enough room in your home???? Rent the newly remodeled clubhouse with full kitchen. Guidelines for renting the clubhouse are as follows:


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Did you know that the West I-10 Fire Department is a department you can join? Members come from all walks of life and work together to serve their community. The West I-10 Fire Department is also committed to community involvement and as such would like all our citizens to know the best way to contact us. If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1, but if you have a question about the Department or would like to inquire about a public relations event, please dial 281-675-3639 or visit our website at


We encourage new musicians to join us at our local jam sessions of old time folk, bluegrass, country and Cajun music and for those who play guitar, dobro, mandolin and bass fiddle. We meet at a local Katy location (no smoking or drinking), every Friday (except first Friday of month) from 6:30 to 9:30 PM. No charge and non-profit. We play on acoustic stringed instruments only for mutual enjoyment (although the Public is allowed to visit and listen to the music). For more information, please call 281-693-0391.

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Katy Independent School District announced its policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children eligible under the federal income guidelines for the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program. Go to to view a copy of the policy. Children living in households whose income are at or below the federally approved levels, based on household size, may be eligible for free or reduced price meals. Transfer students approved for the program from another school district may either complete a Katy ISD application or provide documentation of their eligibility status. Foster children who are the legal responsibility of a welfare agency or court may also be eligible for benefits regardless of the income of the household with whom they reside. The Nutrition and Food Service Department encourages parents in all eligible households to complete an online application prior to the start of school. Visit the district website ( for the online application. A Free and Reduced meal application form and an information letter will also be distributed in the student’s first day packet. A paper application will not need to be completed if you submitted the 2012 2013 application online. If your child was on the program at the end of the previous school year, they are eligible for the same benefit for the first 30 operating days of the new school year or until a new application is processed. A new application is required each school year. The Nutrition and Food Service Department is located at 5364 Franz Rd, Katy, TX 77493. Staff is available Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 2:30 PM to assist parents in completing the application. Bring the names of all members of the households and their Gross Monthly Income. For any questions, call the Katy ISD Nutrition Department office at 281-396-6240. Applications are available online, at any district school and at the food service office. Applications may be submitted any time during the school year, which started on August 15, 2012. The information households provide on the application will be used for the purpose of determining meal eligibility. Application information may be verified by school officials at any time during the school year.

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Taylor High School’s Zachary Burch has been accepted to the prestigious Houston Grand Opera’s High School Voice Studio for 2012 - 2013. Each year the High School Voice Studio selects 8 seniors from the greater Houston area to participate in the program, which includes weekly voice lessons, masterclasses, vocal coaching from Houston Grand Opera staff and performance opportunities. Zachary is a member of the Taylor High School Chorale and Expressions group under the direction of Mr. Kevin Riehle. Zachary was also selected for the 2012 Texas All -State Mixed Choir.

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West Houston Girls Softball Association invites you to come join the fun! Registration is now OPEN for our Fall 2012 season. Make some new friends and enjoy the outdoors in a fun and exciting way. No experience necessary! Girls, ages 5-17, are eligible to play! Every girl makes a team and every girl plays. Registration can be completed online, in-person or by mail (visit our website for forms and dates): If you have questions, please feel free to email Monica Canady at


Fun, Fair, Positive Soccer Fall Registration Now Open Registration for Fun, Fair, Positive Soccer (FFPS) is open for boys and girls ages 4 to 18 for the fall season. Games start on October 6, 2012. FFPS is a non-profit youth soccer program dedicated to providing a positive youth sports experience for all children. Founded in 1986 in Katy, Texas, FFPS has grown to 22 leagues and 16,000 players throughout the Greater Houston area. FFPS offers children a fun and fair experience, including one practice per week, a full uniform and trophy for every player, equal playing time, opportunities to play every position, co-ed/balanced teams, positive coaching and more. No tryouts are required.

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Coaches will call players to schedule practice by October 3rd. Practice times and location will be determined by the coach and team. The fall schedule includes eight games, with all games played locally on Saturdays from October 6th - December 1st (skip Thanksgiving week). For the Katy league, all games are played at George Bush Park - FFPS Soccer Complex, located on Westheimer Parkway off Fry Road. For more information, maps of locations or to sign up, visit or call 1-800-828-PLAY (7529).


Katy YMCA Fall Program Registration is still in progress. Limited spaces available. Contact the Y for details at 281-392-5055 or check out our website: • YMCA Child Care 2012-2013 Registration Now Open: Child Care provided at most Katy ISD elementary schools until 6:30 PM. Some schools offer both before and after school care. • Fall YMCA Youth Sports Leagues: Youth NFL Flag Football, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball or Cheerleading. Teen Volleyball and Basketball also offered. • Swim Lessons: 6 months thru adult. Group and private lessons available year round. • YMCA Martial Arts: Karate Do (Shotokan Style) and Tae Kwon Do offered. • Active Older Adults Open House: Wednesday, September 12th, 10 AM - 1 PM at the Katy YMCA. Active Older Adults are invited to the Katy Y to see what is offered in the area of fitness and social activities. Join us for fitness class demos, blood pressure checks, giveaways and snacks. • Y Guides and Princesses Open House: Saturday, September 22nd, 10 AM - noon at the Katy YMCA. Y Guides, formerly Adventure

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Guides, is designed to foster companionship and understanding between father and child, in a wholesome atmosphere that emphasizes fun and adventure. Activities emphasize family values and respect for the environment. One feature of our program that differentiates us from others is the involvement of all Dads in activities, not just one or two group leaders. Stop by the Y and bring the kids too! • YMCA ZumbaFest: Friday, September 28th, 6 PM - 8 PM at the Katy YMCA. Free and open to the community! Dance to the beat of rhythmic Zumba music! Team taught by several instructors. This workout will energize and invigorate you. Come and go or stay for the whole workout! • YMCA Turkey Dash Early Bird Registration: Join us for the 2012 Thanksgiving Day Turkey Dash presented by Reliant. November 22, 2012 will mark the 10th anniversary of the Turkey Dash, Katy’s largest fun run. Taking place on Thanksgiving Day, the event features a competitive 10K and 5K as well as a Kids 1 Mile Race and a 1 Mile Walk. An estimated 5,000 people will participate. In addition to racing fun, participants and families can enjoy a post race area that features a kid’s fun zone, live band, games and food. Visit www. for more information. Early Bird registration ends October 31, 2012. Registration is open for fall Flag Football, Basketball and Soccer leagues in Katy! i9 Sports is the #1 provider of youth sports leagues, camps and instructional clinics in the country for kids ages 3-14. We focus on fun, skills and sportsmanship with a commitment to safety. Summer camp registration is going on now and fall leagues start September 22nd. For more information, please visit www.i9sports. com or call 281-398-PLAY (7529).


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Come join men 18 yrs. and older for our men’s Outward Flag Football league coming this fall at Bear Creek Baptist Church. Bear Creek is located on Fry Rd and west Little York. Practice/Games will be on Saturday afternoons around 2:00 PM. The league will have a tournament at the conclusion of the season. Evaluations for all players will be September 11th and 13th from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM and the 15th from 10 AM - 12 PM. These will take place on the fields behind the church. Cost for the league will be $35 per player covering cost of officials and jersey. First practice/games will be October 13th and season concludes on November 10th with a tournament. For more information call 281-859-9900 and ask for Linda Newhouse or Scott Denton or email us at or Scott.denton@ You can register online at and look in middle of page for registrations in red for Outward Flag Football.


Bear Creek Baptist Church is offering Upward Soccer, Flag Football and Cheerleading this Fall. Our address is 5901 N. Fry Rd. in Katy, Texas 77449. We will be having Upward Soccer for children 4 yrs. by Sept. 1, 2012 through 6th Grade. Our Flag Football and Cheerleading will be for children in K this year through 6th Grade. Register began in July. Our evaluations start before the start of school. You can register on line at - click on Upward and register or register in the Main Office, Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM5:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Each child needs to attend an evaluation, not for the whole two hours but for about 20 minutes. Evaluations will be Tuesday and Thursday, September 4th and 6th from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM in the back behind our parking lot.

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On Saturday, September 8th between the hours of 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. Cost is $75. We will be holding a clinic for the league on Saturday, September 22nd from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in our backfields. Our practices will begin the week of September 12th. Our first games will be October 13th and go through November 17th. For more information, contact Linda Newhouse or Scott Denton at 281-859-9900.


The 8th Grade Katy Rebels-D’Addieco Team took 1st place in the June 30-July 1, 2012 Primetime tournament in Humble, TX. The team went 4-0 to win the tournament in convincing fashion. The zone defense continued to frustrate opponents and the extra effort to complete every hustle play led to opportunities that made the difference in the games. Their continued commitment to defense allowed them to control the pace of the games and deflate opponents early, resulting in large margins of victory against quality teams. Congratulations to Allison, LaShanda, Kim, Sydney, Natalia, Alyssa, Emily, Delaney, Tianna and Anna on another successful tournament!

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Katy, Texas has a new 3-Time World Champion, Mikayla Francisco, age 8. This past June 2012 at the American Taekwondo Association’s World Championships, held in Little Rock, Arkansas, Mikayla took home 3 Gold World Champion Titles in Traditional Form, Sparring and Creative Form. She competed in a total of 7 Top Ten divisions, placing in each event with 3 Silver medals in Traditional Weapon, Extreme Form, Extreme weapon and a Bronze medal in Creative Weapon. At age 6, Mikayla earned her first Texas State Champion Title in Creative Form in 2010 (Division-Girls 8y/o and under). At age 7, Mikayla eventually earned 5 Texas State Champion Titles in Traditional Form, Traditional Weapon, Sparring, Creative Form and Creative Weapon in 2011 (Division-Girls 8y/o and under). Mikayla was promoted to the rank of 1st Degree Black Belt in June 2011 at age 7. Added to her 2012 World Championship achievements, Mikayla also earned 7 Texas State Champion Titles in Traditional Form, Traditional Weapon, Sparring, Creative Form, Creative Weapon, Extreme Form and Extreme Weapon 2012 - this being her 3rd consecutive year as a Texas State Champion in TaeKwonDo. We are so very proud of Mikayla and thank family and friends for all the support along her Road to World Champion.

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The garage sale will be on October 6, 2012 from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM - each sale will be conducted on the individual homeowner’s property. Grayson Lakes is located off of Katy Flewellen Road and Katy Gaston Road. Watch for the signs!

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“Crafts with a Mission” Craft show, September 15, 2012, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Westside Church of the Nazarene, 3434 N. Fry Road. Outdoor vendor spots are still available. Email Annetta at for more information and the forms.


Morton Ranch FFA Craft Show Get a jump on Holiday shopping, Homecoming Mums and more! September 22, 2012 at 21000 Franz Road (Morton Ranch High School) from 9 AM to 4 PM. FREE admission! Contact for vendor information.


On September 28th and 29th, from 9 AM to 3 PM, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is hosting its annual Fall Gift Market. This is the ideal event to kick off your holiday shopping and decorating! The convenient location at the corner of Louetta Road and N. Eldridge Parkway makes it easy to shop the selection of unique jewelry, home decor, flower arrangements, handcrafted gifts, collectibles, pottery, candles and trendy clothing for ladies and children. The Fall Gift Market also features The Tea Room offering the famous taco soup, sandwiches, desserts and homemade baked goods, plus the Silent Auction/ Raffle benefiting church-affiliated projects and outreach. For more information, please visit or call Jennifer (281-6558774) or Terri (713-301-8791). St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 15415 N. Eldridge Parkway, Cypress, Texas 77429-2005, 281-370-8000.


The craft show, located at 19202 Groschke Road, Houston, TX 77084 will be on September 29th from 9 AM - 4 PM and will feature unique and wonderful gifts. There will also be face painting and a bounce house for the kids. Admission is FREE! For vendor information, please contact Diana Scudder at or 832449-3068.

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The Star of Destiny Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, will have a garage sale fundraiser on Saturday, November 3, 2012. The sale will be held from 7:30 AM until 11:00 AM at Estates of Chesterfield Swim and Tennis Club, 1707 Briarchester, Katy, Texas 77450. There will be household items, furniture, toys, clothing, books and much more! The items are reasonably priced and this sale is our main source of funds for our patriotic activities with our troops, schools, libraries and military families. Please join us and check out all the treasures!

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Are you looking for unique gifts, shopping for home decor, scrumptious desserts, a boutique and delicious homemade chicken soup? Then come prepared to shop and eat at The Annual St. Bartholomew Happy Hearts Bazaar, 5356 Eleventh Street, Katy TX 77493 on Saturday, October 6th, from 4 PM to 7 PM and Sunday, October 7th, from 8 AM to 4 PM. High quality handmade gifts, items to decorate your home, a boutique with purses, jewelry, etc., delicious homemade desserts - cookies, cakes, pies, kolaches, pigs in the blanket, candies and mouth-watering, yummy chicken soup for a quick meal and available to take home. Breakfast pastries will be available Sunday morning. We are a friendly group and are looking forward to meeting and serving you!

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Saturday, October 20, 2012 St. Peter’s United Methodist Church 20775 Kingsland Blvd., Katy (across from Taylor High School) 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Sponsored by St. Peter’s United Methodist Women (UMW proceeds benefit missions) Indoor & Outdoor Crafts Booths, Silent Auction, Pumpkin Patch, Bake Sale, Great Food, Free Admission Contact: Melissa Phone: 281-492-8031 x377 email:

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KATY CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S CONNECTION - FALL FESTIVAL AND AUCTION LUNCHEON Mark your calendars, our next luncheon will be Thursday, September 20, 2012 10 AM-1 PM The Club at Falcon Point 24503 Falcon Point Dr, Katy, TX 77494 $16 inclusive per person Shop and have lunch in one location! It’s our annual Fundraiser! Bid to win one of the many exciting gifts at our Auction, shop from our vendors, enjoy homemade goods at our bake sale, plus hear an inspirational speaker and have lunch with friends! Our Speaker will be Sally Rowe, a native of West Virginia. She is a former bank officer and active volunteer. Sally will tell us how to de-clutter your closet and your life with her talk: “How the state of her closet reflects her life!” Reservations: call 281-232-8338 or email by 5 PM, Monday, September 17th. Husbands are invited and are welcome to attend!


Please join the St. Edith Stein Catholic community for our Founders’ Day Festival on Saturday, October 6th from 11 AM to 10 PM. There will be fun for the whole family with food, games, BINGO, live music, a beer garden and raffles for amazing prizes! Plus, a country store selling handmade goodies! St. Edith Stein Catholic Church 3311 N. Fry Rd., Katy, TX 77449

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Omega Pro II Racquetball Racket with zip case, never used, $35; 8” animal gold trim/porcelain (some) plates, $15 - $20 each; Emmot Kelly clown, numbered/framed lithographs, $75 - $100 each. Cheryl 281-543-2409.


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Must Go, reduced price: Solid oak dining table, 2 leaves, 6 chairs, $300; dark rattan sectional sofa and barrel back chair, $400; kitchen table, 4 coaster chairs (needs repair), any offer. Call 281-856-0765. Yamaha beginner trombone, $250. 281-463-7811. New ATV tires, only 4, Mud Light ITP, 27X10.00-12 and 27X12.00-12, value $550, will sell for $300 for all 4. Call to see 713-492-8248. Custom white, faux wood blinds for sale. 3 - 40” W x 70” H, 1 sink window 34” W x 40” H. $40 each or best offer. Call 281-463-1175. Marcy Home Gym complete with self spotting bench, curling bar, latpull pully system & over 200 lbs. of weights. Also a chest-explosion machine & accessories for the pully system. Excellent condition. $325 or $350 delivered assembled. 281-881-6405. Sliding mirror doors (one pair) for a wardrobe or closet, each door is 39 “W x 79”H, together the doors will be good for a 78”W X 79”H wardrobe or closet, comes with upper and bottom alum guide rails, the doors are similar to IKEA PAX MALM ward robe article # 900745-72, picture available, asking $205. Contact

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1994 Mercedes SL320 convertible with hard top. Excellent condition, beautiful! 82K original miles, $11,000. 713-724-1062. 2010 Ford F150 XLT with Extended Cab, 4.6L V8. Exterior color, silver with tan cloth interior. Upgraded chrome wheels, 6 foot long bed with liner, power windows, doors, tinted windows, Sirius XM capable. Less than 20k miles on it. For pictures and inquiries, email anwilbanks99@ Rare 1967 Pontiac Firebird convertible, re-built, under warranty, 400 Pontiac motor-not matching no., less than 400 miles, totally restored, yellow with black interior, new paint, new disk brakes, new suspension, new interior & new black top with cover, new custom sound system, $24,000. Firm. 281-455-5543. 1998 Suzuki 1500 Intruder motorcycle, eggshell on white in color, black leather saddle bags, $3,000. 281-726-4305 Pat.


Nonprofit Youth organization, Teens Exercising Extraordinary Success (T.E.E.S.) is seeking the donation of a small building with office & meeting space to operate its Teen Talk Program which is volunteer run. T.E.E.S. is an IRS recognized 501(c)(3) organization and currently hosts

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Golf Hole Monitor for Par 3 Contests. Enjoy golf and the outdoors? Hole In One Challenge, a national par 3 company and affiliate of The First Tee and The World Golf Foundation, is seeking sales representatives to promote a par 3 contests on local golf courses. A portion of all sales will help support programs offered to young people through The First Tee. Work a 6 hour shift - approximately 8 AM to 2 PM usually weekends only. This is a commission only position with daily pay. Positions are available immediately. Must be able to pass drug test. Please contact Larry Wilkerson at 281-345-1517.

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YMCA Before/After School Counselors - Responsible adults needed to supervise children in local Katy ISD elementary child care sites either before school, after school or both. High School Diploma or GED required. Part Time. Shifts available: Monday - Friday 6:30 - 8:30 AM and/or 2:30-6:30 PM. Submit applications to Sherry Hubbard, or call 281-392-5055 ext. 235. YMCA Lifeguards and Swim Instructors - Must be at least 16 years of age. LIfeguards must be certified and have a love of children. Part time. Submit applications to Candi Revere at candic@ymcahouston. org or Manny Vila at or call 281-3925055 ext. 217. YMCA Child Watch Attendants - The Katy Y is seeking responsible individuals to supervise children in our Child Watch Department while their parents are working out at the Y. Must be at least 16 years old. Part-time. Day, evening and weekend shifts available. Submit applications to Pam Filip at or call 281-3925055 ext. 208. Manta Ray Enterprises, Inc. (MRE, Inc.) is always in search of highly motivated Real Estate Agents who’s core values that are aligned with that of the Broker’s. You are not expected to have the exact know-how when you start. But open minded and willing to learn from a TREC-MCE Instructor with over 28 years experience on leasing and working with property management with single family homes & condos. MRE, Inc. will guide you on the proper forms to use. Broker will provide a oneon-one support to any Real Estate Agent willing and wanting to learn more. MRE, Inc. will assist you to better serve your clients/customers/ investors with sales, leases and property management. MRE, Inc. has been recognized and involved with Katy ISD, Community Education for more than 23 years at Taylor High School in Katy. MRE, Inc. offers incentive packages along with additional Real Estate knowledge. For more information and to get started on your new career today; please contact the Broker, “Tisha” Matticks, at .

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Wanted: Game tickets or memorabilia for Astros, Rockets, Texans, College teams, etc for St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School Auction and Gala. Game tickets would need to be for after October 20, 2012. Thank you for these or any other donations! Please call Lorie at 713443-9319 or email


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weekly Table Talk sessions for middle and high school students. Our mission is to empower youth to become self sufficient shareholders in the economic and social fabric of their communities. T.E.E.S. is volunteer run and receives zero government funding. If you are interested in donating a space to us, please contact Alison or Nikki at 281-347-1926.

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Now hiring security officers, part time/full time. No experience necessary. Retirees welcome. All shifts available. Accepting applications Monday - Thursday, 8 AM - 11 AM. Located at 1035 Dairy Ashford, Suite 225, Houston, Texas 77079. Phone: 281-759-1035. Driver needed, $10 an hour, prefer someone who lives in Sunset Meadows subdivision, good for retiree or college student, 713-6884700.

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Trucks, Vans, SUVs and commercial vehicles by estimate. Body work, rust repair & stripping of old paint extra. Not valid with any other offer. Maaco Collision Repair & Auto Painting centers are independent franchises of MAACO Franchising, Inc. Prices, hours & services may vary. ©2012 MAACO Franchising, Inc.

Position available for an experienced sales/appointment setter for a local security company. Offering salary plus commission, work from home or office. Apply at 1035 Dairy Ashford, Suite 225, Houston, TX, 77079, Monday through Thursday, 8 AM to 11 AM. Martial Arts USA is hiring qualified Tae Kwon Do Black Belts with WTF certification, over 18 years of age, background checks and interviews will be conducted. Contact Master Shin or Master An at 281-463-9333 or email YoungAn@cyfairtkd. com.Location, 17121 West Rd. Suite 200 Houston TX 77095. Wanted - Hairstylists. Looking for a fun and relaxing place to work, one that appreciates you? Look no further! Sheri Marie’s Salon & Co. is hiring great hairstylists. Visit or call 281463-7375. Looking for a highly motivated and outgoing person to be the front desk for a new dental office in Katy area. Candidate should be knowledgeable about dental insurance and have great communication skills. It is a paperless office so computer skills is a must. Experience is necessary, minimum 2 years. Need to know how to schedule, run daily/monthly/yearly reports, submit insurance claims electronically and manually, work on accounts receivable, manage patient charts, discuss and present treatment plans, verify insurance, pretreatment estimates and so on, handle patient upsets, deal with software support, etc. Please forward resume to Discovery Schoolhouse now hiring teachers and support staff. Must have experience working in a licensed child care facility, be flexible and dependable and have a passion for early childhood education. Call 281-401-9828 or send resume to Now Hiring! Do you love children? Small private preschool is now accepting applications. Must be dependable and energetic. Will train.

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Must have copy of High School Diploma or GED and copy of Social Security Card. Apply in person to 16618 Clay Road, Suite 400. 281656-2273. Michelle’s Salon is looking for good experience hairstylist, massage therapist, nail tech and esthetician, lease or commission. 832-878-1052. The Pediatric Dentist of Katy is looking for a highly motivated Registered Dental Assistant. Our Pediatric Dental practice is located at 24022 Cinco Village Center Blvd., Suite 210 in Katy. Our office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8 AM to 5 PM, with lunch from 12-1 PM. On Fridays we are open from 7:30 AM to 3 PM. Please bring by your resume in person. Housekeepers needed. Great hours for mom’s with school age children. 281-861-0394. Position available for an experienced hair stylist with a great attitude and good clientele. Benefits available. Call Images Hair Studio at 281256-2286. Dental Assistant needed, at least 2 years of experience, must be state licensed. 281-550-0900. Residential Electrician(s): Journeyman or helper/apprentice. Have experience, references & contact info. ready, beginners last employment info. Send resume to


Found: tan and white Collie/Australian Ridgeback mix. Found around Hopper Middle School area in February. Approximately 1 - 3 years old. No chip is implanted. Please provide proof of ownership. I can be reached at 832-330-6459, ask for Azzie.

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Room for rent in family home, Katy-Fry Road at Morton, all bills paid, non smoker, $375. Call 713-822-8615 - individual.


Timeshare: rent a lovely condo for a full week in Hawaii. Sleeps 4, fully stocked kitchen. What else needs to be said... It’s Hawaii! $795. For information contact Cheryl at 281-855-7427.

Due to the amount of space involved and the response of those wishing to publish a Novena to St. Jude, a Novena to St. Jude will be published along with a list of initials of those wishing to publish one. We are sorry, but we cannot make exceptions. $5 Charge for each Novena per area. Please specify which area you would your Novena to appear in. - Krenek Printing.

Playa del Carmen private condo, 2 bed / 2 bath. 1600 square feet, beautifully furnished. 2 blocks from beach, 3 blocks from famous Fifth Avenue. Photos, rates, guest reviews at: Call Jeff, 713-856-7774. Las Vegas Timeshare - On the Strip near the airport, sleeps 4, full kitchen, dining & living; jacuzzi in room, 2 TV’s/2 Phones, 2 pools outside building, fitness room, washer/dryer/safe in room, 4 days $355 - 7 days $500. No added fees. Cheryl 281-543-2409. Vacation home for rent: Hill country vacation home, Cedar Creek Cabin, new 2/2 with loft, fully furnished, huge front porch, satellite TV, beautiful views, abundant wildlife, Frio River at Concan near Garner State Park, sleeps 8. Call 866-7CON-CAN or go to for more information.


May the Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, glorified, loved and preserved throughout the world, now and forever. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on us. St. Jude, worker of miracles, pray for us. St. Jude help of the hopeless, pray for us. Say Novena 9 times a day for 9 days. It has never been known to fail. Publication must be promised. Thank you St. Jude – PB MVT DAR MD LA CS SS IK LG


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