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The WCIA Board meets the 3rd Monday of every month (except November and December) with an open homeowner forum the first 15 minutes of the meeting. Anyone interested in receiving Board meeting notifications can sign up at www.westlakecia.org on the website. Our next Board meeting will be held on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 5:00 PM at the offices of Crest Management located at 17171 Park Row, Suite 310, Houston, Texas 77084.
Happy Holidays To Our Volunteers
The Holiday season is a busy one and often we do not take the time to acknowledge those who have done so very much to help our community. Our many anonymous volunteers who work diligently behind the scenes, are the true backbone of our neighborhoods. Whether getting signatures on a petition about a critical issue, assisting a neighbor who is in need by mowing a lawn, consistently reporting suspicious or criminal activity, keeping a stray dog, taking it to the vet for a microchip check and patiently caring for the animal until the owner or a new home is found, providing leadership for our children, placing storm sewer stickers to discourage dumping or any of a myriad number of challenges you have accepted, we have lots of volunteers who give of themselves to better their community without special recognition. Together we have accepted many challenges and made a difference in our neighborhood. You have each touched my heart. Thank you for your quiet, gentle service to our community. Annette Baldwin
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Happy Holidays! December 2012
The annual Holiday/Christmas decorating contest in Westlake Forest and Westlake will be held again this year. Many of our residents enjoy decorating their homes and yards for the holiday season. We encourage each of you to participate. Start decorating now as the judging will be held on Saturday, December 8th. Have your lights on by 6:30 PM. Each subdivision will receive first, second and third place prizes. First place is a $100 gift certificate, second place is a $75 gift certificate and third place is a $50 gift certificate. The only stipulation is that you must be in good standing with the Association (i.e., current on assessments and no deed restriction violations or at the attorney for same).
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Annual Dues Are Payable By January 31, 2013
The Board is proud to have been able to keep the maintenance fees the same again this year! The fees are due on January 1st and late after January 31st. We encourage each of our homeowners to pay promptly as the cost to the homeowner for collection begins mounting February 1st. If you would like to establish a monthly payment plan for your 2013 dues or if you have not yet received your billing statement, contact Dianne Broyles, Account Representative at Crest Management, at 281-945-4619 or via email at Dianne@crest-management.com Please note that your account number has changed this year, so if you use an on-line bill payment system, you will need to contact them with the new information. In addition, the Association has changed banks, which now offer more credit card options and a FREE e-check to make your payment as well! We appreciate everyone’s prompt payment of their maintenance fees to keep the Association operating to maintain the community!
It’s Tree Planting Season
December and January are ideal times in Houston to plant trees and shrubs. The cool weather combined with the rain offer trees and shrubs the opportunity to establish themselves. In addition, the soft winter sunshine and warm days nurture the plants. If you are thinking of adding to your landscaping, this is an ideal time to do it. Whether you select a 5-gallon plant or large trees planted by a tree planting service, your plants and trees will have the highest hope of survival this summer if planted now. Be sure to select trees and shrubs, which are recommended for the Gulf Coast summers. Native plants are always best and use the least amount of water.
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Reporting Nuisances and Health Hazards to Harris County
If your neighbor has garbage, junk, trash, construction materials, mattresses, box springs, couches, chairs or any other type of junk that attracts vermin, you can directly report this to the Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services online. You can also report dead birds and other types of problems as well. Here is the website for online reporting: www.hcphes.org/templates/onlineservices.htm, telephone calls might be necessary if you do not receive a reply as to the status of the investigation. Keep a copy of your on-line form in case that is the case. The telephone number is: 713-439-6000.
Report a Crime On-Line
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has joined many other large agencies nation wide in establishing an on-line report for citizens who have experienced petty crime. This is for crimes that do not require a deputy to respond. Included would be anything that is stolen from your yard or garage (if the door is open), vandalism, etc. If you think it is minor and you think that law enforcement can’t possibly begin to make headway towards an arrest, then this is the place for you. Below is the link. Check out the website for other interesting programs as well. www.hcso.hctx.net/LeadinHtml_TxHarrisCountySo/start-report.html
Reporting Crimes And Ongoing Activity
Some of our residents are confused about whom to call for various types of crimes and suspicious ongoing activity. We have a contract with the Sheriff’s Department, which includes a deputy in a marked vehicle in our subdivisions 40 hours per week. However, if you do not call the Sheriff’s Office when a crime occurs or when you see suspicious activity, the deputies have no way of knowing that a crime
has occurred or that suspicious activity is happening in an ongoing fashion. We recently received a call from a homeowner who cited numerous crimes that had occurred over the past 8 months in her area of the subdivision. The Sheriff’s Office had records of only a few of the crimes that she cited during that period. This means that the other crimes were not reported. We encourage you to contact the Sheriff’s Office for any type of crime… whether it is serious in nature such as a burglary of a home or motor vehicle or suspicious activity that is occurring at the moment. To report crimes, call the following numbers: Emergency: 911 • Non-Emergency: 713-221-6000 3 WAYS TO REPORT A TIP: CALL Crime Stoppers Houston Call 713-222-TIPS (8477) We do not ask for your name, Callers are given a code number Information is forwarded to law enforcement After arrest, cash rewards are paid
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Whether you dial 9-1-1 or 713-221-6000, your call will be answered by a civilian who has been trained to take the call, ask relevant questions and enter the information into the computer system for dispatch to a deputy or the fire department. Response time for serious incidents is of crucial concern to all of us. Therefore, when you call for emergency or non-emergency service, ask the call taker what time they are showing. While this may seem odd at first glance, it actually gives the Sheriff’s Office the opportunity to track response time and any glitches that might appear in the system. Remember that call takers are not sworn peace officers and are not allowed to interpret your call or Texas law. They are required to enter the call into the system so that a deputy can be dispatched. It is up to the deputy to decide how to handle the call. Calls are given a priority: priority 1 is life threatening (someone breaking into your home while you are there), priority 2 needs attention as soon as possible (suspicious person), priority 3 is a report of a crime or criminal mischief that has already occurred or an ongoing situation which doesn’t require immediate or near-immediate response (stolen bicycle). Get the time from the call taker. If you have a problem when calling the Sheriff’s Office or if a call taker is rude or unprofessional, please call Annette Baldwin at 281-578-9118 with the date and time of the call so that follow up can be done with the appropriate supervisors.
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Traveling During The Holiday Break?
If you plan to be away from home for more than one night during the Holiday break, please call the Clay Road substation at 281-463-2648 and ask for a vacation watch form to be emailed or faxed to you. The contract deputy, district patrol and our unmarked deputy units will check your home for any signs of criminal activity. In addition, the patrols will pass by your home more frequently during your absence, proactively providing higher visibility. It takes only a few minutes to complete a vacation watch form. Make sure you have made arrangements for newspaper pick up and mail pick up while you are away.
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Take Precautions Against Crime during Holidays
The holidays are busy times and our minds are preoccupied with shopping, baking, planning parties, church activities and so much more. The holidays are also lucrative times for criminals. Here are some tips for our residents: • Never leave packages or attractive items in a vehicle. Lock these in the trunk. Many car burglaries are occurring at various malls and shopping areas on the west and northwest side of Houston. • Try to shop with at least one other person. Stay together and be aware of your surroundings while in parking lots and in stores. • Watch your credit card and your driver’s license. When you pay for your purchases, you will often be asked for your driver’s license with your credit card; you will always have to present identification (usually a driver’s license) when you write a check. Yes, the lines are long and you want to hurry through your transaction, but don’t be tempted to engage in conversation or watch anything or anyone but the clerk processing your transaction. Both of these items should be within your sight at all times. Before you sign a credit card receipt, ask for your credit card and driver’s license. The holidays are great times for identity thieves and those who would steal your credit cards. Be very aware of what is happening when you pay for your purchase. Put everything away before leaving the purchase counter. • Never leave your purse in a locked or unlocked vehicle. Never set your purse down while shopping. Never put your purse in a shopping cart. Always have your purse in your hand or over your shoulder. To avoid purse snatching, cross the purse so that the strap is over one shoulder and the bag is hanging on the opposite side of your body. Men should carry wallets, check books and credit cards in the front pockets of their pants or in a shirt or interior suit pocket. • When going to your car with your purchases, check the lot for suspicious people. Carefully check around and glance under your vehicle. If a closed van is parked next to the driver’s door, slide in through the passenger side. Check the back seat and back floor before getting into your vehicle. If you are loading small children, lock your purse in the trunk with your packages (keep the keys in your hand or pocket). After the children are secured, take another look around for suspicious activity before you open the trunk to get your purse. When you get into your vehicle, immediately lock the doors,
start the engine and drive away. If you feel insecure going into the parking lot, ask for a security guard to accompany you. • When returning home, immediately pull into your garage. If this is not an option, park the car in the driveway and immediately unload all contents and lock the car. Stay alert during this process. • Do not put attractive packages next to windows that offer an easy view from the street. • When leaving your home for the evening, leave some lights and a radio or television turned on. Leave one outside light on. When you return home, check the sides of your house and the area across the street and adjacent to your home from your vehicle before parking. If you are a woman alone, get your house key ready before you exit your car. Lock your car as you are leaving it and immediately go to your door, unlock it, go inside and relock the door. • All homes should be equipped with long dead bolt key locks. Windows should be locked when you are not at home or are not awake. • If you are leaving for the holidays, ask a friend or neighbor to pick up the newspapers and your mail each day or file a stop delivery for these. Complete a vacation watch form at the Franz Road Store Front, which is located just west of Fry on Franz Road. By taking a few precautions, you will insure a safe and happy holiday for you and your family.
Parking Laws Still Enforced during Holidays
Often we have guests during the holidays. Please advise them that the parking laws are enforced in both Westlake and Westlake Forest. Tell them to park with the traffic and not to block fire hydrants or neighbors’ driveways. Fire engines and ambulances must have clear access to each street in both neighborhoods at all times.
New Year Celebrations Can Bring Danger
The New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day celebrations can often be fraught with dangers to both people and property. If you plan to use fireworks, please do so in such a way that the debris does not find its way onto your neighbor’s roof or their yard or driveway. Exercise
extreme caution so that you do not inadvertently set a neighbor’s home on fire. After you have finished with your fireworks display, clean up the mess so that it is not left as an eyesore for the neighbors to clean. Please confine fireworks to reasonable hours. Fireworks after 1 AM are annoying to most of your neighbors. If you have children, please closely supervise them. Each year at New Year’s and in July we read of children maimed or killed by fireworks. If you must use fireworks, exercise sober care and watch your children carefully. If you drink, don’t drive. The Sheriff’s Department and DPS will be conducting stepped up programs to lower or eliminate the incidents involving drunk drivers.
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• If a long flowering period is desired, pansies should be placed in their permanent beds not later than this month. Fertilize monthly with manure, super-phosphate or a liquid high-phosphate product. Keep flowers picked for more bloom. • Take tulips out of cold storage and plant late this month. • Fertilize established trees, spring-blooming shrubs, spurias and sweet peas (after they are a foot tall) with a fertilizer such as 13-1313; Louisiana iris with cotton seed meal and manure. • Azaleas and camellias may be moved now. Keep moist to lesson cold weather damage. May acidify again. • Last month to plant early blossoming spring bulbs, speciosum and other varieties of lilies. Mulch. • Water plants well before a freeze; dry roots are easily damaged. • Don’t forget to provide food and fresh water for birds. More birds die from lack of water than lack of food.
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The garbage pickup sticker you receive each quarter shows you have paid your invoice and are a valid customer. It contains your address and the expiration date. The sticker is designed to be placed on a garbage can. These stickers occasionally won’t stick even to a garbage can; use a heavy duty tape when this occurs. Remove your cans from the street as soon as possible. Do not place these stickers on your mailbox. They may well be stolen. Do not leave your garbage cans out for a period of time. The stickers might be stolen and the garbage cans could be stolen. A word to the wise should be sufficient.
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LOCAL TEACHERS ATTEND TSCA CONVENTION
San Antonio was the site of the recent Texas Speech Communication Association convention (TSCA) which was attended by a group of six current and retired speech teachers and debate coaches from Katy. In addition to numerous interesting, useful and thought provoking sessions on all aspects of teaching speech and debate, several awards were given. Notably among the awards was Secondary Speech Educator of the Year, which was presented to Gay Hollis, James Taylor High School debate coach. She has had a very successful coaching career at Taylor and other schools and is a teacher looked up to by students and colleagues alike. Other teachers attending were the speech and debate coaches from Mayde Creek High School, Greg McGee; from Morton Ranch High School, Carrie Sanguinetti and from Seven Lakes High School, Charli Lennon.
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Rounding out the group were retired Katy teachers Norma Coston and Bo Williamson who currently own Custom Awards & Engraving in Katy. Although retired from teaching and coaching, the two remain active in their professional association and Custom Awards & Engraving donates the award plaques each year for the various categories of Educator of the Year. Both Bo and Norma are Life Members of the association and while Coston has been a member for 32 years, Williamson boasts a 48-year membership. Another winner from our area was George Tennison, speech teacher and debate coach from Olle Middle School in the Alief School District. He was honored as TSCA’s Middle School Speech Educator of the Year. Next year’s convention will be held in Corpus Christi and all speech and debate teachers are encouraged to attend and learn from the sessions provided as well as ideas of colleagues’ they meet. It’s a “once a year” opportunity to experience a “teaching growth spurt” over a short period of time.
CELEBRATION OF LIVESTOCK SHOW & RODEO’S 70TH ANNIVERSARY BRINGS COUNTRY ACT TO BENEFIT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Following the FFA motto “…Living to serve,” in 1943, L.D. Robinson, former Katy High School agriculture teacher, initiated the Katy ISD FFA Livestock Show & Rodeo to serve and better prepare Katy ISD students. To celebrate the legacy of Robinson and the anniversary of the FFA Livestock Show & Rodeo, the Casey Donahew Band will perform a concert on February 9, 2013 at 7 PM at the Leonard E. Merrell Center. All proceeds from the concert will benefit the L.D. Robinson Scholarship Fund. The L.D. Robinson Scholarship Fund was established in 1970 to honor Robinson. Multiple four-year scholarships are awarded in the amount of $500 per semester to graduating seniors in the Katy ISD FFA and Agriculture Science program who meet the requirements of the scholarship. To date, the scholarship fund has awarded almost 90 recipients.
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“We are so excited to feature the Casey Donahew Band to celebrate 70 years of grand achievements within the Katy ISD FFA Livestock Show & Rodeo,” says Diana Elder, daughter of L.D. Robinson and co-advisor/director of the L.D. Robinson Scholarship Fund. “In the spirit of my father, we would like to continue to give back to the community by increasing scholarship funds for students through this benefit concert.”
For more information about the concert, contact Ben Rolens, general manager of facilities at the Leonard E. Merrell Center, at 281-3962562. Go to www.merrellcenter.org to get your tickets online.
KATY ISD FOOD FOR FAMILIES CAMPAIGN 2012
To Our Partners and Friends, Katy ISD Partners in Education invites you to join in holiday support for Katy ISD students and their families. The Process is Simple… Campus principals identify students in need. We collect donations and purchase a $50 grocery card for each family. Cards are delivered to campuses prior to winter break with a message of support from their Katy ISD community. And Proven… Food for Families is a 12-year program supported annually by our community. Last year, we raised over $15,000 from hundreds of donors supporting Katy ISD students and their families.
Getting Your Donation to Us, Please make checks payable to Katy ISD Food for Families. Mail or deliver to Katy ISD Partners in Education, 6301 South Stadium Lane, Room 1460, Katy, TX, 77494 Donations of $50 gift cards are welcome. Each card must be from a business offering a variety of family food choices. Restaurant gift cards will not be accepted, nor do we accept food items.
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MAYDE CREEK HIGH MCHS LAUNCHES THEATRICAL SEASON WITH 3 PLAYS AT ONCE
Just weeks into the school year, Mayde Creek High School Theatre Company was already well into simultaneous rehearsals for the first three plays of the 2012 - 2013 theatrical season, dubbed The Season Behind the Curtain. The season opened October 18th with Noises Off by Brian Frayn. Deemed “the funniest farce ever written” by The New York Times, Noises Off offers a backstage look at a company of British actors during the rehearsal and subsequent tour of a ridiculous and illfated farce called Nothing On. Each of the three acts of Noises Off contains a performance of the first act of Nothing On, where the characters forget lines, miss cues and fuss with bothersome props, which include several plates of sardines. Directed by theatre teacher Tammy Reed, Noises Off featured an impressive two-story, studentbuilt set designed to rotate 360 degrees twice during the show. The following weekend, MCHS Theatre Company presented a familyfriendly double feature: Final Dress Rehearsal by Jack Frakes and Cinderella by Sally Netzel. The first one-act play follows the antics of an amateur theatre’s final dress rehearsal of Cinderella. Desperately trying to pull the show together, comedy ensues. The second one-act play tells a more traditional although equally hilarious version of the classic children’s story Cinderella and features some of the ugliest step sisters you ever saw. “It’s been challenging rehearsing three plays all at once,” said student director Adrianna Adams. “But it’s great to have everyone in the department busy learning.”
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Celebrates our 11th season of UPWARD Basketball and Cheerleading Registration has begun and ends December 8, 2012. Evaluations are December 1, 2012 from 2 PM to 6 PM and December 8, 2012 from 9 AM to 12 noon. Practices begin January 2, 2013 with the first game on January 19, 2013. Last game will be March 9, 2013 and Awards Night is March 10, 2012. Costs are Basketball $75 and Cheerleading $80. For more information, visit bearcreekumc.org or call Larry Tyree at 281-463-2330 ext.119 or larryt@bearcreekumc. org (email).
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The Seven Lakes High School PTSA presents the Spartan Showcase of Holiday Homes! Tour a variety of stately homes beautifully decorated for the holidays on Thursday, November 29th and Friday, November 30th, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. You can tickets at Cobblestone Cottage, 23701 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy, TX 281-693-4085 and Seven Lakes High School, 9251 S. Fry Road. visit the SLHS PTA Website - www.sevenlakesptsa.com or call 281-237-2800. For more information or questions, contact Michelle Hebert at michelle@ entouch.net; Cynthia Rodriquez at email@example.com or Ashley Vann at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Be inspired for your holiday decorating by attending the annual Taylor High School Holiday Home Tour. Tour dates are November 29th from 5 pm til 9 pm and November 30th from 10 am til 2 pm and again, from 5 pm til 9 pm. This year the tour will feature five lovely area homes and will also include a market place with 16 vendors for you to browse and shop! Tickets will be available for purchase at Taylor High School, as well as Katy Flower Market, 20829 Kingsland Blvd. Suite B and at Hauerland’s, 1648 Mason Rd. Tickets will also be available at the individual tour homes. The cost is $10 and all proceeds benefit Project Graduation 2013.
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Christmas Events THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER! Presented by: LIVING WORD CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Theatre Arts Ministry Saturday, December 1st at 7 pm Sunday, December 2nd at 10:45 am There is no admission charge. 16607 Clay Rd., Houston, TX 77084 281-500-8913 • www.lwnaz.org
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Living Word Lutheran Church would like to invite the community to join them on Christmas Eve to celebrate the birth of Christ. A Christmas Eve Contemporary Worship service featuring the praise band will be held at 2 pm. At 4 pm, children ages 2 years through 3rd grade (and their parents) are invited to an interactive Celebration for Children. A Festival Candlelight Worship service featuring traditional music, the choir, bell choir and a brass ensemble will be held at 7 and 10 pm. Prelude music will begin 30 minutes before the start of the Candlelight Worship service. Living Word Lutheran Church is located at 3700 S. Mason Rd. in Katy. For more information, visit www.livingwordkaty.org or call 281-392-2300.
St Peter’s UMC - Christmas is Coming! What is Christmas without Handel’s Messiah?
To many people, Christmas is just not Christmas without singing or hearing Handel’s Messiah. The Chancel Choir of St Peter’s United Methodist Church will present our annual ‘Messiah Sing-along’ with full orchestra in the Sanctuary on Sunday, December 9th, at 7:00 pm. The church is located at 20775 Kingsland Blvd. We invite everyone in the community to join us, either as a singer or a listener. Scores will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis; however, given the limitations of available scores, you are encouraged to bring your own music. We hope this will be a Christmas gift to our community that we can continue giving for years to come. Please mark your calendar. If you have any questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or contact Rae Ann Beck at 281-492-8031, ext. 329.
Katy Christian Women’s Connection Christmas Luncheon
Mark your calendars, our next luncheon will be Thursday, December 13, 2012 , 11:00 am-1 pm. The Club at Falcon Point , 24503 Falcon Point Dr, Katy, TX 77494 - $16 inclusive per person . Our Speaker and musical guest will be music teacher and concert pianist , Sherry Woodruff . She will be delighting us with her Christmas Program Mark your calendars… You don’t want to miss it!! Please bring a Christmas ornament (under $5) and be a part of a festive ornament exchange! For reservations call 281-2328338 or email KatyCWC@gmail.com by 5 pm, Monday, September 17th. Husbands are invited and are welcome to attend! Please go to www.facebook.com/KatyCWC to visit our Facebook page.
The EmPowerment Center is sponsoring our Annual “Just for Kids” Toy Drive, thru December 14, 2012. Then join us for a Ho! Ho! Ho! Toy giveaway weekend beginning Saturday, December 15th at 10 am, Santa & Friends host “Snacks & Toys” and Sunday, December 16th at 9 am, it’s Santa & Friends host a Holiday Production and Toys, both days on the campus of The EmPowerment Center, 20910 Park Row Blvd, Katy, Texas 77449. Everyone is welcome. For additional information, visit us online at www.beempowered.com or call our office at 281-578-3535 to support or receive.
First Christian Church of Katy 6th Annual “Living Nativity”
Join First Christian Church of Katy for the 6th Annual “Living Nativity” on Saturday, December 15, 2012 from 6:30-8:00 PM. There will be 3 live representations of the Nativity scene lasting approximately 30 minutes each. Refreshments will also be provided in the fellowship hall throughout the evening. First Christian Church is located at 22101 Morton Ranch Road, Katy, Texas 77449. For more details, call the church office at 281-492-2693 or visit our website: www. fcckaty.com
New Creation Lutheran Church Christmas Eve Candlelight Service is scheduled!
New Creation Lutheran Church will hold a worship service with music and carols for those who may be travelling over the holidays. If you would like to share some special time with your family before you get on the road or are busy on Christmas Eve, please join us at 4 pm Sunday, December 23rd for a candlelight service at the Irene Stern Community Center in Fulshear. Traditional holiday treats will follow. Come out and meet your neighbors. Pastor Dale: 832-492-5136.
Bear Creek Baptist Christmas Eve services
We will be holding three Christmas Eve services: 3 pm, 5 pm and 7 pm on December 24, 2012. Please come and join us at one of these times. Bear Creek Baptist Church is located at 5901 N. Fry Road near West Little York. For more information, call 281-859-9900.
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To help raise funds for a local charitable organization, join Frostyfest on Sat., Dec. 1st. Come and shop at our wonderful Craft Fair filled with booths with beautiful handmade items from local crafters. Bake sale, silent auctions all day and food court. Located at 1530 Norwalk Drive, Katy (South of I-10 off of Highland Knolls between Fry Road and Westgreen Blvd.). Wonderful Christmas shopping!!!
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The Pregnancy Help Center of West Houston (PHC) is excited to announce the First Annual Gingerbread Jog event to be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012. This 5 K fun run and family 1 Mile walk/ run will begin and end at the Villagio Town Center in Katy (22756 Westheimer Parkway) with a start of 8 AM. All profits from this fundraiser will benefit the PHC operations. REGISTER TODAY at thedriven.net
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Keep Kids Connected, a local non-profit organization that gives Netbook computers to kids with cancer or other serious illnesses, collects and recycles aluminum beverage cans the second Saturday of each month at the Tradition Bank, Pin Oak branch from 9 am-12 pm. Please stop by each month to donate your cans. The proceeds from the recycling are used to purchase computers. visit www. keepkidsconnected.org for more information on the organization.
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Please join us for a prayer coffee and fellowship from 10 AM to 11:30 AM on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at our new location: The Life Center at The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch Church , 22765 Westheimer Pkwy. , Katy, Texas 77450 (Westheimer Pkwy. @ Peek Rd.) Bring a friend and don’t forget to bring your Bible. (plan to arrive 30-minutes before the prayer coffee begins for breakfast and fellowship - the prayer coffee will begin promptly at 10 am! In the same area of the church is Kosmos™, a not-for-profit coffee shop that donates all the profits to humanitarian organizations both locally and globally.) For more information about our prayer connections, directions or to RSVP, please call 281-232-8338. Find us online at www.KatyCWC. org or follow us on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/KatyCWC
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Aglow International is a global, trans-denominational Christian organization. More than 200,000 Aglow members meet together each month through local fellowships. The local Katy Lighthouse is a safe haven for those seeking salvation, healing, deliverance and restoration. A place where God’s love abounds; a place where lives are refreshed and transformed by His love, as we grow closer to Jesus and serve one another. 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. Meeting: December 11, 2012 Speaker: Joan Murray Time: 9:30 AM - Arrive/Visit 10:00 AM - Meeting begins Place: 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.) Contact: www.katyaglow.com for guest speaker and group information - www.aglow.org for information about Aglow International
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The Katy Christian Women’s Connection (KCWC) hosted a prayer coffee on October 11th at their new Prayer Coffee location, The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch Church in Katy. The ladies enjoyed the fellowship, sharing and prayers of the women in attendance. Jennifer Phillips Lawrence shared her testimony of how the Lord has work through her life, with abundant blessings for her family, it was very inspiring and she touched everyone’s hearts. This group meets monthly for prayer coffees, a few times a year for luncheons and also offers Bible studies. Go to their website at www.KatyCWC.org for more information.
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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 email@example.com . 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: 281-759-1010. 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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com. 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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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12-year-old sweet, affectionate, people friendly, male cat needs good loving home. He is a Tabby, large Maine Coon mix. Call Mary for any questions or pictures. 832-758-8436.
Cavalier King Charles Adorable Puppies for sale. Please call Karen at 281-743-3500.
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. 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 www.frioman.com for more information.
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