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KATY AREA PLAYGROUP
A Katy area playgroup for stay at home moms and their infant-preschool aged children in the Williamsburg area meets every Monday at different locations. If you interested in participating or finding out more about the playgroup, please contact the playgroup coordinator, Laura Bannerman, at email@example.com. Please share this information with neighbors and friends!
GARDEN TIPS FOR JUNE
Lawns • Apply iron sulfate or chelete to St. Augustine grass lawns. • Mow St. Augustine to a 2-inch height now to protect roots from the sun. Never cut off more than a third of the leaf. • Continue treatment of lawns for chinch bug. As the temperature hits 80 degrees, chinch bugs begin to reproduce in the hottest and driest part of the lawn, usually next to cement. Use diazinon or dursban granules. Flowers • Overwatered hibiscus, purslane and bougainvillea won’t bloom. • Keep flowers pinched off of coleus and caladiums to encourage more of the beautiful foliage. • Plants to set: Acalpha, Ageratum, Alternathera, Aspidistra, Artemisia, Balsam, Begonia,
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Listed below is the printing schedule for our newsletter. All information, including classified ads, are due by the 25th of the month. If you wish to run a classified ad, you may do so by submitting it to classified@krenekprinting. com or mailing it to Krenek Printing, 7102 Glen Chase Ct., Houston, TX 77095. The cost to run an ad is 25¢ per word. A phone number counts as one word. If you wish for the classified to run in both Hwy. 6 & Katy Newsletters, the price doubles. The classified ads are open to anyone, business owners, residents and nonresidents. The ads go into all of the Katy newsletters with a total circulation of around 43,000 homes. Editor’s Note: Business ads are separate from classified ads. For business ads, please contact Krenek Printing, 281-463-8649, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or check out our website: krenekprinting.com for prices, etc.
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WEST I-10 FIRE DEPARTMENT
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 www.westI-10fd.org (our website).
FATHER’S DAY JUNE 16TH
The third Sunday in June is Dad’s time in the sun. And contrary to what some cynics contend, this holiday was not the invention of a greeting card company commercial greeting cards as we know them didn’t even exist when Sonora Smart Dodd thought up Father’s Day in 1909. Father’s Day was the brainchild of Sonora Smart Dodd, whose mother had died giving birth to her. At a time when many widowed men sent their offspring to live with relatives, Sonora’s father reared her and her five siblings alone on a farm in eastern Washington. In 1909, grown and married, Sonora was in church listening to a Mother’s Day sermon when the thought struck her that fathers deserved credit too, especially hers. Through her efforts, Spokane, Washington held the first Father’s Day observance the following year. By 1924, the custom had spread through the country and Calvin Coolidge made the first presidential proclamation in support of Father’s Day. Nearly 60 years later, President Richard Nixon made it permanent in 1972, when he requested that Congress pass a joint resolution making the third Sunday in June a National Day of Observance in honor of fathers everywhere.
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A man’s decision to become a dad has life-altering costs and benefits. On the cost side, the choice to raise a family often means scaling back many of the activities and interests that defined his life previously, in favor of spending time with the next generation. It also means giving up the freedom to be spontaneous whenever the mood strikes. We can conceptualize just how big these life changes are all we want, but there’s a reason why men make these sacrifices to don the title of “dad.” The primal desire to continue the family line is certainly one reason. More importantly though, dads have the urge to bestow the lessons they’ve learned through time on their children early. They want their children to exceed them, to be even more successful than they were. Landscaping Services The notion that a man enjoys mastering his domain by slaving away in the hot sun to cut grass, trim hedges and plant becomes less true as guys get older. However, frugal dads who never like to ask for help may not be too keen on admitting they’d rather have someone else step in. Give your dad the gift of a prepaid landscaping service and it will save his ego as well as his back. Sports Tickets It sounds sappy, but often-great experiences and the memories they create are the only gifts that matter. A pair of tickets for you and your dad to go to a game and support his favorite team is a gift that will wow him and give him something to look forward to once Father’s Day is over. Meat Most men associate the chance to dine on high-quality meat as a luxury only provided by restaurants. There are some excellent mail-order meat establishments
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just how shoddy his faithful standby is and show him it’s time to retire it. A set of golf clubs If your father considers a round of golf as the closest thing he’s found to heaven on earth, then enhancing his equipment to improve his game is an obvious Father’s Day gift idea. Wow him with a new set of irons and he’ll think of you every time he hits a great shot. Fishing gear The traditionalist in your dad may lead him to believe that fishing is only about a rod, a reel and some line. Once he opens a new rod and reel or even the more reasonably compact fishing rod tote, you’re likely to see his vision of this age-old pastime expand to include his new toys. Alcohol Sometimes nothing can take the edge off of a day of stress and work like a nice stiff drink. Buy your dad topshelf booze like a bottle of Johnny Walker Blue Label or more affordable Bombay Sapphire and you’ll give him a gift he can enjoy and appreciate with you on Father’s Day.
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Grilling tools The grill, like a man’s office, is a personal sanctuary where mastery means everything. Your dad may not realize just how many useful tools exist now to help make the grilling experience that much better, so providing him with a great set will both educate and impress him. www.askmen.com
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Use your fingerprints and paint to make a useful keepsake gift for Dad. This simple but adorable cup says it all! What you’ll need: • White coffee mug • Enamel paints: black, red, blue or pink • Thin pointed paintbrush How to make it: • Be sure that coffee mug is clean and dry. • Use child’s thumb and red enamel paint to add the “daddy” figure on the cup. You can make the figure larger if it looks too small. • Use blue paint (or pink for a girl) and pointing finger to add the child on the cup. • Use a thin paintbrush to draw on legs and arms, connect arms between characters so that they are holding hands. • Use thin paintbrush to add hair. • Use thin paintbrush to write “Daddy” above the characters and “& me” below the characters. • Bake mug in the oven as directed on the back of the enamel paint bottle. You can also air dry, however air drying requires many days as opposed to a few hours in a low temp oven. Tips: • Acrylic paints will wash off this mug. However, if the mug will be used for decorative purposes only, you may use acrylic paints and coat with acrylic sealer. Wipe clean with a damp cloth when needed. • Check your local dollar store for inexpensive mugs. • Personalize this mug even more by writing your dad’s first name on the other side.
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CENTERPOINT ENERGY ISSUES IMPORTANT SAFETY REMINDERS ABOUT IMPERSONATORS
CenterPoint Energy would like to remind the public about some important safety tips to avoid becoming the victim of an impersonator. The company is not experiencing anything unusual as far as reports of people impersonating our employees; however, from time to time people do impersonate utility company employees or law enforcement personnel in order to gain access to someone’s home. Below are some important safety reminders: • All CenterPoint Energy employees and contractors wear uniforms and carry identification badges. If the badges are not visible, they will show them upon request. • If a customer doubts whether or not someone is a CenterPoint Energy employee, they should ask to see their identification badge or call the company’s call center at 713-207-2222 or 713-659-2111 to verify that CenterPoint Energy has an employee in the area.
and out of the facility in an open-house format until the final group is allowed in at 2 PM. If Saturdays don’t work for you, check out their weekday open house at 3 PM. After the tour, guests are welcome to stay for a free tasting. June 3rd - 9th - Houston Wine and Food Week. This event includes dozens of events with more than 500 wines, 50 restaurants, culinary personalities from around the globe, demonstrations, tastings, cooking competitions, craft beers, gourmet food purveyors, cookbook author events, live music, live and silent auctions and experiences ranging from casual to fine wine-and-dine meals. Various venues. www.wineandfoodweek.com June 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th - Summerfest, Westside Event Center, 2150 Countryplace Parkway. Enjoy a new live band every Friday night in May and June. A playground and splash pad are nearby for children. www.pearlandparks.com June 14th, 21st and 28th - Fireworks Friday, begins at 9:30 PM, Kemah Boardwalk. www.kemahboardwalk.com
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June 19th - Juneteenth Summer Celebration, George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas. This annual event celebrates African-American culture with business development seminars, entertainment, shopping, concerts and parties. www.texasblackexpo.com/events/summer-celebration.html
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Every Saturday in June - Saint Arnold Brewing Company Tours, Downtown, 11 AM - 2 PM. Come visit Texas’ oldest craft brewery in their new location. The doors open at 11 AM and groups will rotate in
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June 22nd - Pride Houston Festival and Parade, 1 - 7 PM, on Westheimer Road between Dunlavy and Crocker. The festival is packed with a variety of exhibitors, artists, music and performances focusing on the local LGBT community. A parade through the heart of Montrose starts at 8:15 PM.
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If you are between 12 and 18 and would like to be added to the teenage job seeker’s list, please completely fill out the form in the newsletter with your name, age, birthdate (mon. & yr.), phone number (one only), year you will graduate (or grade presently in) and the name of your subdivision. Check the list of jobs you want on your form. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or mail to Krenek Printing, 7102 Glen Chase Ct., Houston, TX 77095. Must have parent(s) permission.
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ELEVENTH ANNUAL KATY ISD JUNIOR HIGH SUMMER BAND CAMP
The eleventh annual summer band camp, offered to next year’s 7th, 8th and 9th grade KISD band students, will be held at Seven Lakes High School from July 15th to July 19th. The camp will include daily section rehearsals, full band rehearsals and fun music based electives. Lunch is also part of the camp. The cost of the camp is $100 and will include a t-shirt if postmarked by June 7th. Late registration is an additional $25 if postmarked after June 7th. The camp concludes with the Grand Finale Concert on Friday morning at 9 AM. After the concert, those students wishing to extend the fun a little longer can join in the group’s optional trip to Splashtown Water Park in Spring, Texas for an additional $35 (park admission, meal,
bus transportation and drinks are included in price) for a total camp cost of $135 ($160 after June 7th). The KISD JH Summer Band Camp has been a huge success each year and we anticipate a large enrollment this year. Plan to register early in order to secure a spot. Camp participants will audition for summer band camp placement the first day of camp, beginning promptly at 8 AM. Students should prepare major scales and chromatic scales specific to the student’s instrument, as well as a band camp audition etude. Students will be ability grouped with the number of bands being determined by total enrollment for the camp. Registration Form, Audition materials and Medical Form and Permission to Travel are to be downloaded by campers from the Katy ISD Fine Arts Webpage www.katyisd. org/finearts - An email confirmation is sent out upon receipt of registration and follow up reminders from the camp coordinator will be sent before the camp begins, so make sure your email address is clearly printed on the registration form. The camp provides an economical and convenient alternative to those who may not have had a chance to attend another band camp over the summer due to scheduling and/or costs. Participants will receive top quality instruction on their instruments from our own great KISD and Houston area Band Directors. Join us for the eleventh annual Katy ISD Junior High Summer Band Camp and keep your playing skills sharp for next year! Camp brochures with the Registration Form were distributed to KISD band student by their schools’ directors, but they can also be downloaded from the Katy ISD Fine Arts webpage above. We ask campers to get their registrations in early to guarantee participation. Registrations should NOT be mailed after Friday, July 5th without first contacting firstname.lastname@example.org directly.
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Each year the four year olds through the eighth grade students at Texas Christian School become published authors! Students collaborated to write and illustrate their very own hardbound books. The students of Texas Christian School are celebrating the publication of their books in a big way. While writing their books, the students learned that hard work really does pays off and that writing is a lot of work. Students went through the entire process from first rough draft, many revisions and finally the publication process where they now own their very own book as the author. Texas Christian’s writing program is designed to motivate students to learn through publishing by enabling students to write, illustrate and publish fullcolor, hardbound books that they will enjoy for years. Texas Christian School is extremely proud of their student’s hard work and they look forward to many more books from their young authors.
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WEST HOUSTON GIRLS SOFTBALL ASSOCIATION REGISTRATION
West Houston Girls Softball Association invites you to come join the fun! Registration is now OPEN for our Fall 2013 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): www.eteamz.com/whgsa. If you have questions, please feel free to email Kim Jowers at email@example.com
MEN’S OUTWARD BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Come join men 19 years and over in a Men’s Outward Basketball League at Bear Creek Baptist Church. Bear Creek is located at Fry Rd. and West Little York. Practices on Tuesdays or Thursdays. Games will be played on Tuesdays or Thursday and Saturdays. The league ends with a tournament on August 10th. Cost only $25. Evaluations will be May 28th and 30th between 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Practice begin the July 9th and 11th. The games begin July 16th and 18th. For more information call 281-859-9900 and ask for Scott Denton or email or email Scott.firstname.lastname@example.org, you can register on line at Bearcreekchurch.tv/sports and click on register for Outward Basketball.
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Registration is open for fall Flag Football, Basketball, Soccer and T-Ball/Baseball 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. For more information, please visit www. i9sports.com or call 281-398-PLAY (7529).
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Covenant Preparatory Christian Academy is a developing NAUMS (National Association of University-Model Schools) school with a classical focus located in Katy, Texas.
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KATY REBELS ARE TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS AT SPRING MADNESS TOURNEY IN THE WOODLANDS, TX
The 9th/10th Grade Katy Rebels - D’Addieco team continued their impressive start to the season with another 1st place finish in the March 30th Houston Premier Spring Madness tournament in The Woodlands, TX. After a shaky first half in the first game, the Rebels mounted a 14 point comeback in the second half and held on to win by 3 points. They won the championship against the host team by an impressive 22 points while battling foul trouble and physical play. Again, hustle and intensity, along with some clutch free throws, late game execution and a solid zone defense proved to be the difference. The team has demonstrated the ability to win gritty, close games, which should serve them well later in the season. Congratulations to Allison, LaShanda, Kim, Sydney, Natalia, Kayla, Anna, Delaney, Myangiel and Emily on another excellent tournament!
KATY YOUTH FOOTBALL 2013 FALL REGISTRATION
Katy Youth Football is proud to announce 2013 Fall Registration: www.katyyouthfootball.com FOOTBALL: Regular registration thru June 30th, cost $175. Late registration will close on July 28th, cost $200. First game day will be September 7th.
The Canes Summer Soccer Camp Series is comprised of two camps: Skills & Drills Camp and Fundamental Skills Camp. Camps are led by some of Texas finest coaching professionals. Our professional Staff has extensive camp experience, hold Youth and National Coaching Licenses with many having coached in the South Texas ODP and possess a Professional playing background. Camp options for players of all levels and genders! Our camps are uniquely designed so that every level of player has an opportunity to advance their knowledge and develop their skills in the proper environment. Questions? Email email@example.com or call 281-8566279 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-818-0181. Register online at www.albionhurricanes.org June 3rd - 6th: U14-U18 Tryouts July 22nd - July 26th: Reading FC Camp/Start of Regional and National League Team Training July 29th: Start of Central and West Team Training CAMP & EVENT DATES June 17-21, 2013:AHFC Canes Skills & Drills Soccer Camp (10-16) - Katy Park June 17-21, 2013: AHFC Canes Fundamental Camp (5-9) - Katy Park July 15-19, 2013: AHFC Canes Skills & Drills Soccer Camp (10-16) - Katy Park July 15-19, 2013: AHFC Canes Fundamental Camp (5-9) - Katy Park July 15-19, 2013: AHFC Duchesne Skills & Drills Soccer Camp (1016) July 15-19, 2013: AHFC Duchesne Fundamental Camp (5-9)
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Katy YMCA Summer Program Registration is NOW in progress. Limited space available. Plan ahead so your child doesn’t miss out on Summer FUN! Contact the Y for details at 281-392-5055 or check out our website: ymcahouston.org/katy SWIM LESSONS: The Y has been teaching swim lessons for over 100 years! All ages and ability levels welcome. Morning, evening, group and private sessions available. Summer sessions are filling quickly. SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS: Basketball, Melvin Adams Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Football, Pickleball, Volleyball and Club Volleyball camps are offered for ages 6-14. Offered 9 AM-11 AM various weeks throughout the summer. SUMMER SPECIALTY CAMPS: Choose from Theatre Arts, Tae Kwon Do, Cheerleading, Dance, Photography, Hip Hop/Jazz and Jump Rope! Come have a blast at these camps that run for 2 hours a week. Limited Space. SUMMER YOUTH & TEEN DAY CAMPS: Held at YMCA’s Camp Cinco (200 wooded acres behind Creech Elementary off of Fry Rd), kids will enjoy an old-fashioned camp experience while coming home at the end of each day. Camps offered for ages 6-15. Drop off as early as 7 AM and pick up as late as 6:30 PM. Scholarships available. Limited Space.
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Houston Family Arts Center (HFAC) announces their 2013 Summer Performing Arts Camps. This summer, the HFAC’s Actors Academy is offering 25 different 1 and 3-week performing arts camps for grades 1-12. HFAC camps run June 10 through August 24, 2013 and feature acting, singing and dance instruction, as well as performance opportunities in musicals, dramas and comedies especially designed for kids and teens.
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The HFAC Actors Academy 3-week Musical Theatre Performance Camps for grades 1-6 and 4-8 are Honk, Jr, The Hobbit, Pinocchio and Once on this Island, Jr. HFAC is offering eleven 1-week camps for grades 1-6 that include “Clowning Around,” “Acting Up Improv,” “Imagination Theatre,” “Disney Magic,” “Lights of Broadway,” “American Idol Boot Camp,” “Triple Threat,” “Fractured Fairy Tales,” “Dancing through the Decades,” “Melodrama Madness” and “Glee.” HFAC has numerous performance opportunities for teens in grades 7-12. The teen 3-week performance camps are Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew and Once on this Island. The 1-week camps for teens are “Stage Combat,” “Acting for Stage and Film,” “Dialects,” “Triple Threat Boot Camp” and “Shakespeare Intensive.” A new addition to the HFAC summer program for teens is the audition show Steel Magnolias. This show rehearses Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings beginning July 16th. Performances for Steel Magnolias will be the last week of Aug. Dance classes will also be offered this summer. There will be eight ballet 1, ballet 2, pointe, jazz 2 and tap 2 classes taught Tuesday evenings, June 11th-Aug 6th. The HFAC Royal Academy of Dance program is offering an Alice in Wonderland Ballet Camp that meets Monday and Wednesday evenings, July 22nd-August 24th. New this summer is a 2-week lighting and sound engineering camp for teens who want to learn how to provide technical support for musicals, comedies and dramas. The HFAC Summer 2013 line-up offers maximum scheduling flexibility at rates that are lower than anywhere in Houston. The average performing arts camp in Houston costs in excess of $11 per hour. HFAC camp tuition ranges from $5.23-$5.57 per hour before discounts. The 3-week camps are $575 or $5.23/hr and the 1-week camps are $195 or $5.57 per hour. HFAC offers multiple camp discounts and before-and-after care for working parents. Every 3-week performance camp culminates in 4 performances. Each parent will receive 2 free tickets to a performance of their choice. Additional tickets can be purchased at $10 per person for shows featuring grades 1-6 performers. Prices for the teen performances are either $12 or $15 depending on the venue. All 3-week camps include two complimentary tickets to the show, a camp t-shirt, costumes and other needed materials. Each one-week camp has a performance showcase for family and friends on the final day of camp. Parents receive two free tickets and additional tickets are only $5. For more information, please call the HFAC Actors Academy at 281-685-2623.
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What do we do? During our day camps, we work with farm animals including horses, goats, cows, pigs, rabbits, and chickens. We also will be riding horses. There will be arts and crafts, movies, snacks and lots of fun! What do I wear? Everyone must wear long pants, tucked in shirts, closed toes shoes w/heels. What do I need to bring? A lunch & drink. At Halter Inc. we take care of the fun! Summer Camps 2013 June 17th - 21st June 24th - 28th July 8th - 12th July 22nd - 26th Hours: 9 AM - 4 PM Cost: $200 for the week $50 deposit holds your place. Must be paid in full by May 15, 2012. Camp must have 5 children signed up to make. Halter Inc. 17410 Clay Road, Houston, TX 77084 (Between Barker Cypress and Highway 6) p: 281-861-9138 c: 281-508-6501 email@example.com - www.halterinc.org
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TOOLS 4 TEENS SUMMER CAMP
Designed to empower, educate and encourage boys and girls, 1318 yrs of age, regarding key issues teens face today. This camp features riveting guest speakers teaching on the importance of making positive choices. Small group discussions as well as a fine art component compliment this unique camp. Included in the camp experience each teen receives a personalized copy of the Tools 4 Teens book as well as other special keepsakes. Date & Time: June 24th-28th, 1:00-3:00 PM Location: The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch Church, Community Room, 22765 Westheimer Pkwy, Katy Cost: $250 Visit www.tools4lifebooks.org to view complete list of included items or call 713-291-5525 for more information.
COVENANT LUTHERAN CHURCH LUTHERHILL DAY CAMP
July 8th-12th, 8:30 AM-3:30 PM Kids K-5, cost is $55 first child and $30 addl. children High energy camp run by trained counselors from Lutherhill in La Grange, TX. Sign up and pay online at www.covenantlutheran. org and click the What’s Happening Page. Call 281-578-8799 for questions. Covenant Lutheran Church is located at 3785 Barker Cypress Road, Houston, TX 77084.
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FUNFEST AT THE FELLOWSHIP July 28th - August 1st from 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM This evening event will be a “Rockin’ the Boat” on our journey of life. Join us for games, crafts, songs, Bible study and lots of fun! $5 supply fee per child. Register online at our church website: thefellowship.org
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Located at the corner of Westheimer Parkway and Peek Road, The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch offers a variety of summer activities for elementary aged children. ALL programs listed are for children who have completed kindergarten through the completed fifth grade. LUNCH BUNCH Tuesdays (June 14th, 21st, 28th, July 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th) from Noon - 2:00 PM Bring a sack lunch and join us for fun and fellowship at the church. Free event. Register online at our church website: thefellowship.org SUMMER DAYS WITH PIZZAZZ Monthly Field Trip (June 7th, July 10th and August 21st) from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Join us for fun, educational day trips to local and Houston area attractions. Activities this year include SeaWolf Park in Galveston, San Jacinto Monument/Battleship Texas and Splashway Water Park. Van transportation is provided for trips. Children are able to sign up for all activities or for only the ones which fit the family schedule. $25. Per field trip. Registration is available online at our website: thefellowship. org - Choose the Community section/Children’s ministry - events.
Aglow International is a global, trans-denominational Christian organization. More than 200,000 Aglow members meet together each month through local fellowships. At the monthly gatherings, there is time to meet and visit with friends, enjoy corporate worship and prayer and hear from a guest speaker. Many of the ladies share lunch afterwards. You are most cordially invited to attend the Katy Aglow group. You will be glad you did! For more information about Aglow and the monthly meetings go to: www.katyaglow.com MEETING DATE: June 25, 2013 TIME: Refreshments - 9:30 AM; Meeting 10:00 AM SPEAKER/EVENT: Judi Malone will be the Guest Speaker LOCATION: Fellowship Hall at Church on the Rock. 433 S. Barker Cypress, Houston, TX 77094. Dir: 1-10 Exit Barker Cypress Rd., go south 3 blocks to corner of Barker Cypress @ Kingsland Blvd. Follow signs to Main Entrance; inside Main double doors, go down the left hallway to room past the kitchen. Everyone Welcome!
Vacation Bible Schools EPIPHANY LUTHERAN CHURCH & SCHOOL VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Registration is now underway for our Annual Vacation Bible School at Epiphany Lutheran Church & School for all children ages 3 years through entering 5th grade. Join us the week of June 10th - 14th
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from 9 AM - 12:30 PM for KINGDOM ROCK VBS. This year, we will transform the church into a Royal Kingdom as we celebrate Standing Strong for God. Each day the campers will play games, learn music, create delicious snacks, go on Bible adventures and more. Tired of those VBS paper plate arts/crafts projects - so are we! That’s why we have replaced them with our Imagination Station! Each day your child will experience a different make and take science project that will WOW their friends and family while reinforcing our Bible lesson. Our campers will also be part of a special mission project to send Bibles to children in India. On the last day of camp, parents and friends are invited to our Fanfare Finale filled with music, video clips and lots of pictures recapping our week of camp! Register on line at www.elcsh.org or www.epiphanylutheranschool.org today! VBS is available for all children ages 3 years (must be potty trained) through entering 5th grade. Registration is $20 and includes a camp t-shirt and special gifts. Music CD’s are also available for an additional $8. You can register and pay on-line or stop by our Church office for a registration form. We will accept registrations throughout the week of VBS - however, we cannot guarantee t-shirts and gifts for anyone registering after May 17th so register today! If you cannot afford camp, scholarships are available. All 3 year olds must be potty trained. For more information, contact Beth Hixon, Director of Children’s Ministry at 713-896-1773 or by email at email@example.com
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Get ready to gear up for a fantastic summertime adventure! July 22-26, 2013, Christ Church PCA will hold its annual Vacation Bible School daily from 8:30 AM until 12:00 PM. Upward Bound is an exciting, fun-filled VBS program that will take “Backpackers” on the ultimate VBS expedition. There will be Bible stories, scripture memory, songs, skits, crafts, games and snacks. The week will close with a Summit Celebration on Friday, July 26th at 6:30 PM with a pizza dinner afterwards. Enrollment is for children who will be five years old by September 1, 2013 through those entering the sixth grade in the fall of 2013. The cost is $10 per child or $35 per family (4 or more children in the same family). Ready to hit the trail? For more information or to register your child, please visit www.cckpca.org/vbs or call 281-392-0002.
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LIVING WORD LUTHERAN CHURCH BRINGING THE STORY OF PALESTINE TO THE WORLD
Bright Stars of Bethlehem was born out of the dream and vision of Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb. In 1995, Rev. Raheb began an outreach ministry in Bethlehem, Palestine from the congregation he serves, Christmas Lutheran Church. As this ministry grew, it attracted the attention of several supporters in the United States. In 2003, Bright Stars of Bethlehem was incorporated “to support the health, education, cultural and spiritual development of the people of the Middle East in order to promote peace and harmony in the region.” Today, Bright Stars of Bethlehem has an ever-increasing network of supporters in the U.S., which impacts the lives of over 60,000 men, women and children in Palestine. Born and raised in Bethlehem, Palestine, Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb serves as the President of Bright Stars of Bethlehem. In February of 2012, he was awarded the prestigious German Media Prize award and is an internationally-acclaimed author and speaker. Rev. Raheb has been featured on many major international media outlets and networks including CNN, ABC, BBC, ARD, ZDF, DW, BR, Premiere, Raiuno, Stern, The Economist and Newsweek. He was a key subject of an April 2012 CBS News “60 Minutes” segment on Palestinian Christians. Described as “the most widely published Palestinian theologian,” Rev. Raheb has authored more than 16 books. He is skilled in more than seven languages and participates in theological dialogue, peace building and dream making throughout the world. Living Word Lutheran Church is pleased to host Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb as a guest speaker during their worship services on Sunday, June 2nd at 8, 9:30 and 11 AM. The Katy community is cordially invited to join us at this unique event. Living Word is located at 3700 S. Mason Road, Katy 77450.
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Is your kid in kindergarten and you still have baby clothes hidden away? New Creation Lutheran Church of Fulshear needs donations of baby clothes and socks up to age 2 years. The clothes will be used to fill Baby Care Kits that are sent to medical clinics in areas of the world suffering from natural disasters, poverty and war. Items needed include ‘gently used’ baby shirts, onsies, pajamas, outfits and socks. Also needed are receiving blankets and cotton flannel sheets that will be cut into cloth diapers. Donations may be dropped off at the Irene Stern Community Center located at 6920 Katy–Fulshear Rd, 77441 in Fulshear on Sunday mornings or during the week from 8:30 AM to 1 PM. Questions? Call Marlene Oldham 281-646-0748.
One A-Chord is an interdenominational men and women’s singing group with a music ministry to the elderly in Katy and West Houston. We enjoy entertaining with a combination of music including Sacred (Gospel/Spirituals/Traditional) and Secular - with this year’s Choral medley “Made in the USA” which gives tribute to music that was created, performed, enjoyed and fostered by Americans. It includes Dixieland Jazz, Rock ‘n’ Roll, Country Western and Broadway (with our special emphasis on ‘Sound of Music”) and Patriotic music. All proudly “Made in the USA!!” Our group welcomes singers, dancers, instrumentalists and “Ham’s” and creates an hour of musical entertainment for the audience. (We love audience participation!)
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CINCO RANCH NEIGHBORHOOD BIBLE STUDY
Do you have a desire to learn God’s Word and develop meaningful friendships in the process? The women in the Cinco Ranch Neighborhood Bible Study are from various churches and denominations and from neighborhoods other than Cinco Ranch. We meet on Tuesday mornings, 9:15-11:15 AM, from September to May in a home in Greenway Village. Newcomers are always welcome! For more information, call Berta Trulock, 281-395-6461 or Trudy Krejci, 281-579-8613. Childcare not provided.
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Trinity Baptist Church Senior Adults get together on Monday afternoons from 1:00-5:00 PM for a time of fellowship, prayer and games... Come join the fun! Trinity Baptist Church is located at 10000 Spring Green Blvd. (corner of Spring Green and Fry). For more information, visit www.trinitykaty.org or call the church office at 281-579-6724.
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KINGSLAND BAPTIST CHURCH WEEKLY EVENTS FOR ADULT 55+
Game Day - Meet with us every Wednesday in the Crawford Fellowship Hall from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM as we fellowship around the table playing Chicken Foot, Scrabble, Cards, etc. Senior Aerobics offered at Kingsland Baptist Church Please join our Adult 55+ exercise class at 11:00 - 11:45 AM each Thursday morning in the gym at Kingsland Baptist Church. Peggy Skaggs is our trained and certified instructor and the class is open to all levels. For more information, contact Mike Kelley at 281-492-0785. Kingsland Baptist Church is located at 20555 Kingsland Blvd. We are located across from Taylor High School Tennis Courts. For more information, you can visit us online at www.kingsland.org or call the church office at 281-492-0785.
Epiphany conducts their bingo games every Friday night except holidays. THERE IS NO SMOKING ALLOWED DURING ALL BINGO GAMES. They have security, lighted parking, big screen color monitor, computerized bingo equipment, snack bar and large cash prizes. Profits benefit charitable outreach programs. Epiphany Catholic Church, Church Community Center, 1530 Norwalk Dr. (between Fry and Mason Roads, south of I-10 behind Nottingham Subdivision) off Highland Knolls. Early bird games begin at 7:30 PM and regular games at 8:00 PM. For more info, call the bingo hall number at 281-578-3905.
ST. BARTHOLOMEW THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH BINGO
At St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church in downtown Katy, “BINGO” is being played in our Parish Hall every Friday evening except Holidays. Doors open at 7:00 PM, games start at 7:15 PM with four Early Bird games. Regular games start at 7:30 PM. All profits will benefit community outreach and Religious Education programs. The Church is located in downtown Katy at 5356 Eleventh St. You can get
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ST. PETER’S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ANNOUNCES NEW SENIOR PASTOR
St. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Katy is pleased to announce that Dr. Pat Sparks has been named our new senior pastor. Dr. Sparks is currently serving as Southwest District Superintendent in the Texas Annual Conference. He will begin transitioning into his new duties April 14 and will be at St. Peter’s full time by mid-May. “I am very excited to be part of such a wonderful church,” Dr. Sparks said. “God is doing great things through St. Peter’s and it will be a blessing to join them in the work of connecting the world with God’s love.”
1815 Westgreen Blvd., Katy, TX 77450, 281-492-8592 LIBRARY HOURS - Mon. 1 PM - 9 PM, Tues. 10 AM - 9 PM, Wed. 10 AM - 6 PM, Thurs. 10 AM - 6 PM, Fri. 1 PM - 6 PM, Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM, Sun. closed. To register online for any of the programs at the library’s website (www.hcpl.net), click on “Events Calendar” and select “Maud Marks.” Participants may also register by calling or by visiting the library. ADULTS • BOOK DISCUSSION CLUBS - The Library hosts book clubs that meet monthly. The Evening Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month at 7 PM. The Afternoon Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month at 1 PM. • JUST DESSERTS MYSTERY BOOK CLUB – Meetings held the third Wednesday of the month at 2 PM. You are encouraged to
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bring your favorite dessert to eat while we discuss whether our villains get their just desserts. • CHILDREN’S SUMMER READING PROGRAM - Have a Book… Will Travel! The 2013 Summer Reading Club is for both readers and listeners and will run from Monday, June 3rd through Saturday, August 10th. All programs are free, however, seating is extremely limited. The shows for June are as follows: Monday, June 10th at 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Marsha’s Petting Zoo Monday, June 17th at 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM: Dinosaur Rock Monday, June 24th at 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM: Magician Oscar Munoz • TEEN SUMMER READING PROGRAM BEGINS! - Have a Book… Will Travel! The teen summer reading program is designed for teens ages 12 and up and will run from Monday, June 3rd through Saturday, August 10th. All programs are free. Thursday, June 13th at 3 PM: Make your own jewelry. Make pieces of jewelry by repurposing everyday items. Thursday, June 20th at 3 PM: Zombie makeup practice. Learn the basics of costume makeup to prepare for next week’s zombie prom. Thursday, June 27th at 3 PM: Zombie Prom. Get all dressed up and party like only the undead can! • ADULT SUMMER READING PROGRAM BEGINS! - Have a Book… Will Travel! All adults ages 18 and up are invited to participate in the Harris County Public Library summer reading program. This summer, read five books by August 10th and get entered into a drawing at your local Harris County Library for a variety of prizes. At the Maud Marks Library, read books in various genres and get entered in drawings for various gift baskets. Read books in 5 different genres and get entered into the drawing for our grand prize of various gift certificates and a Kindle. Come in and see what we have for you! Also, join us for our family summer reading programs. See below for our many adult only programs. All programs are free and everyone is welcome although the adult only computer classes do require registration! • FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL - Bring the whole family out to our family film festival this summer. Every Friday at 1:15 PM we will be showing a different mystery film complete with popcorn. We will start off with a movie series about a tech genius in a metal suit determined to avenge the world. Then on June 28th, best friends Mike and Sulley learn the power of laughter. Talk to a librarian to get a complete schedule. • FEELIN’ CRAFTY? - The library is pleased to announce a new program series starting this month. On the second Wednesday of every month we will be hosting a fun adult craft time. This month, June 12th at 2 PM we will be learning the best methods for decorating cakes. Come by and learn to make flowers and other gorgeous decorations. Best part is after you’ve made your cake, you can eat it too! • ALOHA SUMMER - Still looking for that perfect last minute trip this summer? How about a trip to the gorgeous islands of Hawaii? On Tuesday, June 25th at 7 PM, Ms. Dora Morton will be here to share the unique Pacific Islands with you. Discover Hawaiian Island Volcanoes National Park, the vibrant shores of Waikiki Beach, the dramatic cliffs of the Napali Coast on Kauai and more! • FREE INTERNET CLASSES - The library provides free one day only classes in Internet Basics each month. You can learn how to navigate your way around the World Wide Web and use successful search techniques. You must know how to use a mouse and a keyboard. This month’s class will be on June 18th at 2 PM. • MICROSOFT EXCEL CLASS - Are you interested in getting more out of your Microsoft Excel program? On Tuesday, June 11th at 7:00-8:30 PM, the library will be hosting a basic class on Microsoft Excel. Can’t make it then? Don’t worry, the class will repeat on Wednesday, June 26th at 2:00-3:30 PM. Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required. Seating is extremely limited for these classes. Registration begins June 1st. • SUMMER E-READING - How are you going to enjoy reading your books this summer? Visit the library on Saturday, June 8th at 1 PM to learn all about the HCPL e-book collection. If you don’t have a device yet, you can try out ours before you buy.
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• USED BOOK SALE - The Friends of the Maud Marks Library will hold their book sale on Saturday, June 22nd at 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. There is a large selection of hardback fiction and nonfiction, as well as children’s books and paperbacks. No items are over $1. Also, join us on Friday, June 21st from 4:30 to 6:00 PM for our MemberOnly book sale preview. Not a member yet? No problem, just ask a librarian how you can join today! CHILDREN • STORYTIME - Storytime for preschool-aged children is held each Wednesday at 11:15 AM. Stories, fingerplays and songs are featured. This is ideal for children ages 3 to 5, but all children and their caregivers are welcome. • PAT-A-CAKE CLUB INFANT STORYTIME - This program will meet each Thursday morning at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM. This is an interactive program for children, ages 0 to 18 months and their caregivers. Each session will last about 20 minutes, featuring nursery rhymes, songs and finger plays. • TOTALLY TODDLER STORYTIME - Toddlers, ages 18 to 36 months, are invited to participate in our Totally Toddler Storytime, which will be held on Tuesdays, at 10:15 AM and 11:15 AM and Wednesdays, at 10:15 AM. Tickets are required for Toddler Storytime. Tickets are given to the first 30 toddlers the day of the event.
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16719 Clay Road, Houston, TX 77084, 281-550-0885 Our hours are: Monday - 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Tuesday/Thursday - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Wednesday -10:00 AM - 8:00 PM, Friday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Saturday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Adults • THE BEAR CREEK BOOK CLUB - First Wednesday, 7:00 PM. Join the Bear Creek Book Club to discuss Loving Frank by Nancy Horan. • NEW VOLUNTEER ORIENTATIONS - Monday, June 3rd, 6:30 PM. Interested in volunteering at the library? We have periodic orientation sessions to introduce you to our library and what kinds of work you could do. Applications are available at the Information Desks (must be signed by guardian if volunteer is under 18). Volunteers under the age of 12 must volunteer with a parent or guardian. • THE FRIENDS OF THE BEAR CREEK LIBRARY – Wednesday, June 12th, 6:30 PM. Planning Meeting: The Friends of the Library, a non-profit organization that raises funds for library programs and materials, is actively seeking new members. Did you enjoy a program at the library? If you did, thank the Friends. Better yet, join the Friends. Come to the meeting and see what it is all about! • THE BEAR CREEK MYSTERY BOOK CLUB - Thursday, June 20th, 11:00 AM. The Library is hosting a mystery book club! All sleuths and amateur Sherlocks heed this call! Come to this lively group and share your passion for mysteries! Weekly Programs • SATURDAY @ THE MOVIES – Saturday, June 1st, 15th, 22nd and 29th at 2:00 PM. Enjoy an action packed film with big sound and big screen; a deal that can’t be beat!! Check with the library staff regarding title and ratings information. • CRAFT & GO - Every Saturday at 3:30 PM. Want to make a fun craft? Every Saturday we will have a different craft kit available for pick up at the Customer Service Desk! Quantities are limited. First come, first served. • BEAR CREEK KNITTING CLUB - Every Thursday, 4:00 PM. The Bear Creek Knitters Club is a place to share ideas, to learn new knitting techniques or to teach someone else a new knitting skill. Don’t miss out on the weekly fun!! Make sure to bring your needles and yarn. All ages welcome!
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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital has volunteer opportunities available. Whether you are interested in working in the nursery, at our reception desk, in our gift shop or even transporting patients, we have a place for you. For more information, please contact Brenda Kepner, Manager of Volunteer Services at 281-644-7581.
HOUSTON AREA PROJECT LINUS
Houston Area Project Linus, a nonprofit organization that provides new, handmade blankets for children who are seriously ill or traumatized, can use the following items you might be discarding: • Fabri-cotton, cotton blends, flannel and fleece • Yarn • Crochet thread • Narrow ribbon If you have any of these items to donate or for information about Project Linus, please call Karen Hagin, Cinco Ranch resident and Project Linus blanketeer 281-693-7150 or Sally Burns, Houston Area Project Linus Coordinator 281-492-2679. More information about Project Linus can be found at www.projectlinus.org.
TEXAS WILDLIFE REHABILITATION COALITION, INC VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES FOR WILDLIFE ADVOCATES
Enjoy a rewarding volunteer experience with wildlife. Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation Coalition, Inc. is a non-profit organization, which serves as an emergency care and rehabilitation facility for orphaned, ill, and injured native Texas wildlife. Volunteers are welcome in the areas of assisting in the daily functions of the center, assisting with public education programs, and wildlife rehabilitation. Located at 10801 Hammerly, Suite 200, the facility is open seven days a week to help wildlife in need. TWRC has a mentor program in place to assist volunteers with “hands on” training for those interested in becoming permitted rehabilitators. We invite you to join our organization in saving Texas wildlife – one animal at a time. Call the center at 713-468-8972 x158 for
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CROSSROADS mentors are regular people, just like you, who prevent or reduce youth involvement with the juvenile justice system by fostering positive mentoring relationships. The goal is crime prevention! Our mentors must be 21 years of age and volunteer a minimum of 1 hour a week. There are many sites, areas and available times of the week for mentors to meet with their assigned child. We desperately need loving and caring mentors for boys and girls that do not have anyone visiting them! Please consider devoting just one hour a week to the future of a needy child, many times you are their only visitors. Contact Jan Sadler Gibbs at jan.gibbs@hcjpd. hctx.net or 713-295-2779.
PREGNANCY HELP CENTER SEEKS NEW VOLUNTEERS
Invest your time by volunteering with Pregnancy Help Center of West Houston educating and supporting men and women in making healthy choices for life in sexual integrity, unplanned pregnancy and postabortion loss. Volunteer opportunities include mentoring, facilitating small groups, administrative assistance, medical services, donation room and development. Discover your calling! For information inquire through the web site email@example.com or call 281-578-0078, Volunteer Services Coordinator. The Pregnancy Help Center of West Houston is a non-profit faith based organization.
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Fond Memories and Treasured Traditions Start Here…Enrich lives through your generous gift of service as a Sunrise Volunteer. Please call Ozzie Ausborn, Activity and Volunteer Coordinator, for opportunities and details, at 281-240-0500 or email cinco-ranch. firstname.lastname@example.org. Sunrise Assisted Living of Cinco Ranch is located at 21939 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy, Texas 77450. We have partnered with Disney and the Helping Hands Network, please inquire to learn how you could qualify for tickets to Disney! For more information, visit our website at www.sunriseseniorliving.com.
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Do you enjoy spending time with seniors? Autumn Grove Cottage is an assisted living facility for individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia related illnesses. We are interested in volunteers socializing with our Residents. We are a small cottage, close to your neighborhood, with just 16 Residents. If you would like to volunteer in a cozy, homelike atmosphere then call the Volunteer Coordinator at 281-3986845 or visit our website www.autumngrovecottage.com. Come be a part of our philosophy - “To honor our Residents and those who love and care for them.” Volunteers will need to complete a volunteer application and attend a brief training session.
Meet with other local people who will gather and discuss/plan community service projects and try to figure out the best way to make a difference in our community. All volunteers welcome. Contact: Linda Wilson at 281-222-1771 or visit http://volunteerism.meetup. com/230.
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Do you have the time and desire to volunteer to help a great cause? We are always in need of volunteers to help throughout the year. This is a great way for school age kids to get in community service hours. Do you have gently used children’s clothing, shoes and jackets? At Houston Children’s Charity we are setting up the “HCC Closet.” All of the items donated will be given to children – not sold at a retail store. Please contact our office at 713-524-2878 or visit our website www.houstonchildrenscharity.org for more information on our organization.
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The only time our clients say they feel free is when they’re riding a horse in a brisk walk around the arena or driving a carriage through the wooded pastures or feel the nudge of a horse’s muzzle at their shoulder saying, “I’m glad to see you, my friend.” Nothing else can compare with therapy on horseback. Equine-assisted activities improve physical balance and coordination, mental acuity, emotional stability and social interactions. At SIRE, we see miracles on horseback happen every day. The work of our dedicated volunteers helps guarantee that children and adults with disabilities in the Greater Houston Area will have the programs they need to live longer, healthier, more productive lives. In addition to their weekly work in the arena, many of our volunteers donate their time and talents at fund-raising events such as our annual Ride-A-Thon and the yearly Trailblazers Luncheon. Volunteers are on hand during the NARHA on-site certification and annual SIRE Show-Off and volunteers are vital to our Clients’ successes at the Top Hands Horse Show, during the Houston Rodeo and competition at the regional and state Special Olympics. Therapeutic horseback riding creates a bond of success between the rider and their horse. Volunteers are their own personal cheering section and the instructor is their mentor and coach. Clients become more empowered and better equipped to fully live their lives, each day. To volunteer, please call one of our arenas and ask to speak with a volunteer coordinator. SIRESpring, call 281-353-6160. SIREHockley, call 281-356-7588. SIRE Fort Bend at Sienna Stables, call 281-431-1741.
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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 email@example.com. Housekeepers needed. Great hours for mom’s with school age children. 281-861-0394. 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 281401-9828 or send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Now Hiring! Do you love children? Small private preschool is now accepting applications. Must be dependable and energetic. Will train. Must have copy of High School Diploma or GED and copy of Social Security Card. Apply in person to 16618 Clay Road, Suite 400. 281-656-2273. 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. Position available for an experienced hair stylist with a great attitude and good clientele. Benefits available. Call Images Hair Studio at 281-256-2286.
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 email@example.com.
Vacation home for rent in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath, beach, pool, tennis, golf, Mayan ruins. For more info Google VRBO 136406 or call, 281-463-4717. 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.
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