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DECORATING SERVICES

FLOORING

Bay Area Kitchens • 281-338-2737 • bayareakitchens.com Murals by Kathy • 281-844-2510 • muralsbykathy.com The Finishing Touch Studio • 713-775-3681 • thefinishingtouchstudio.com

DE Flooring • 281-338-1245 • de-flooring.com Flooring Source • 281-992-7373 • myflooringsource.net Imagine That Design • 281-332-0078 • imaginethatdesign.net L & L Concrete Contractors • 281-777-4807 • llconcretecontractors.com My Flooring America • 281-338-1345 • myflooringamericawebster.com

BACKYARD Bradley Custom Pools & Spas • 832-896-3096 • bradleycustompools.com Preferred Pools of Houston • 281-334-1150 • preferredpoolsofhouston.com Precious Baby Protectors • 281-438-4670 • preciousbabyprotectors.com Rainey Pool Company • 281-338-1555 • raineypools.com Texas Outdoor Impressions • 832-533-8277 • texasoutdoorimpressions.com

LANDSCAPING Lynn’s Landscaping • 281-332-4651 • lynnslandscaping.com McKinney Landscape and Design • 281-485-9700 • mckinneylandscape.com Noe Hernandez Landscaping • 832-385-8226 Pro Design Landscape • 281-461-9324

CLEANING SERVICES A & A Cleaning • 281-489-8614 • aacleaningservices.com Clean by Design • 832-453-0204 Clean Freak Home Cleaning • 281-990-2479 • cleanfreakservice.com Frida’s Housecleaning • 281-650-1854 Ildiko’s Housekeeping • 832-474-8912

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HOME SERVICES AND REMODELING A1 Southern Construction • 281-301-1473 • A1southernonstruction.com Add A Cam • 281-648-1920 • addacam.com Braun’s Roofing • 832-597-5653 • braunsroofing.com Buccaneer Construction • 281-291-7087 Gaynor Cabinets • 281-488-4580 Maverick Remodeling • 281-326-8800 • maverickremodeling.org

PLUMBING Affordable Quality Plumbing • 281- 482-1900 • affordablequalityplumbing.com Alliance Plumbing • 281-968-4579 • allianceplumbingservices.com Gulf States Plumbing • 713-943-1035 • gulfstatesplumbing.com Knight’s Plumbing • 281- 333-0733 • knightsplumbing.com Pro-Tech Plumbing • 281-692-1567

A/C AND HEATING SERVICES Aircon • 281-488-4357 • airconhouston.com AirFlow Air Conditioning and Heating • 281-993-5000 • airfloac.com Daryl’s Ac and Heating • 713-581-8488 • darylsacheating.com Dr. Cool and Professor Heat • 281- 338-8751 • drcool.com Master Air • 281-485-3231 • masterair.com

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Acrofit acrofitgymnastics.com, 281-535-2244

Kennedy Dance Theatre kennedydance.com, 281-480-8441

Preschool Learning Academy 281-333-3292

AcroSports acrosports.com, 281-332-4496

Kid City kidcitydaycare.com League City 281-337-6500, Friendswood 832-569-4675

Primrose Schools Pearland 713-436-4120, W Pearland 713-436-0404 Pearland pkwy 281-997-8855, primroseschools.com

Kiddie Academy kiddieacademy.com/leaguecity, 281-538-5437

Royal Academy of Fine Arts

Kids Back Porch Productions Kidsbackporchproductions.org, 281-412-5350

Sam Houston Equestrian Center learnhorse.com, 713-433-7669

Amy Blakes Academy of Dance amyblakedance.com, 281-482-0600

Kids Planet Eco Healthy Daycare kidsplanetdaycare.com, 281-334-6442

School Of Rock schoolofrock.com, 281-21U-Rock

Bay Area Learning Center bayarealearningcenter.com, 281-218-7650

Kids R Kids League City Southshore 281-535-8555, Bay Area 281-332-6611 Centerpointe 281-338-1177 kidsrkidsleaguecity.com

Soccer Tots soccertotshouston.com, 713-429-5312

Adventure Boot Camp for Kids gettobootcamp.com, 713-515-5081 Al Garza’s Premier Martial Arts algarza.com League City - 281-332-5425 Dickinson - 832-285-5177

Bay Area Racquet Club bayarearacquetclub.com, 281-488-7026 Bay Area Theatre & Voice Academy batava.org, 281-554-5240 Bell’s Little Angels bellslittleangels.net, 281-480-KIDS (5437) Bright Years Child Learning Center bright-years-daycare.com, 281-554-8900 Chara Christian Dance Academy chardance.com, 832-569-4065 Childrens Lighthouse Learning Center of Mag Creek childrenslighthouse-magcreek.com, 281-557-7700 Christ Can Classical Academy christcanclassical.com, 832-291-4099 Clear Lake Recreation Center clcca.org, 281-488-0360 Dance Expressions danceexpressions.net, 281-996-6000 Dance Productions danceproductions.biz, 281-412-3848 Elite Dance elitedancing.com, 281-554-5200 Gimmie A Break gimmieabreak.com, 281-554-5000 Hardball Baseball Academy hardballacademy.com, 281-227-3225 i Kids ikidsinc.com, 713-665-5200 IQ Languages iqlanguages.com, 832-922-9820 JDF Elite Dance Academy jdfelitedanceacademy.com, 281-996-0766 Jump N Jungle & Jungle Kids Academy jumpnjungle.com, 281-557-0700 Kemah Maze kemahmaze.com, 281-528-6293

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Kids R Kids Pearland County Rd 90 krk13pearland.com, 713-433-5437 Shadow Creek Ranch krkshadowcreekranch.com, 713-436-3688, Pearland Pkwy kidsrkidspearland.com, 281-412-4777 Kids R Kids Webster KRKSpaceCenter.com, 281-557-0062 Kids U kidsu.uhcl.edu, 281-283-3530 Kidz World Academy kidzworldacademy.tv, Clear Lake-281-280-8282 Houston- 713-363-2570

rafadance.com, 281-480-1466

South Shore Montessori southshoremontessori.com, 281-334-7345 Space Center Houston spacecenter.org/daycamps, 281-283-4755 Space City Futbol Club Spacecityfc.org, 281-724-9915 St Thomas Apostle Episcopal Church stesnb.org, 281-333-1340 Summer’s Swim Academy summers-swim.com, 281-332-7946 Texas A & M Sea Camp tamug.edu/seacamp, 409-740-4525 Texas Football University txfootballu.com, 281-724-1971

Kumon kumon.com, 713-834-5982

The Galloway School thegallowayschool.org, 281-338-9510

Lighthouse Learning Academy

The Little Gym thelittlegym.com Friendswood 281-482-4242 , Pearland 713-340-0042

lighthouselearningacademy.com, 281-535-5353 Lobo Gymnastics lobogymnastics.com, 281-480-5626 Lutheran South lutheransouth.org, 281-464-8299

The Purple Box Theatre thepurpleboxtheatre.com, 818-642-4665 The Reading Lab thereadinglab.net, 281-480-READ(7323)

Mad Science madscience.org/houston, 713-663-7623

The Sugar & Spice Ranch Camp texashorsecamps.com, 830-460-8487

Main Event Entertainment maineventusa.net, 281-332-4500

Third Coast Cross Fit thirdcoastcrossfit.com, 281-954-1814

Ms. Janet’s Children of the Future, INC. msjanets.com, League City- 281-538-5310 Hughes Rd.- 281-484-2376, Scarsdale, 281-464-2366 On Stage Kids onstagekids.com, 713-298-8708 Paint This Pour That paintthispourthat.com, 832-864-2856 Pearland Music Studio pearlandmusicstudios.com, 281-412-9333 Pop Star Performers popstarperformers.com, 832-693-5040 Premier Dance Academy premierdanceacademy.net, 281-488-1151

Transforme / Fit Camp for Kids bodybyfrancesbootcamp.com, 281-642-4501 University Baptist Church ubc.org, 281-488-8517 Upstage Arts upstagearts.com, 832-797-4209 Victory Camp victorycamp.com, 281-388-2267 West Bay Common School oneroomschoolhouse.org, 281-554-2994 YMCA ymcahouston.org EA Smith Family- 281-486-9622 Perry Family- 281-338-9622

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The Fun-Time Calendar

March 2013

Parents: Some programs require tickets and/or reservations, always contact event locations to confirm times and requirements. Parents: Some programs require tickets and/or reservations, always contact event locations to confirm times and requirements. Mar 1 - 31 • Chicken Yard Tour for Kids & Families • See chickens, goats, ducks, geese, bantams, turkeys, guinea fowl and Lenny, the Donkey. Tours are from 9am - 1pm, and 2 6pm every day. RESERVATION ONLY. Email info@mychickendiaries.com or call Chickadoo Suz at 281-756-0616 x4 to schedule a tour. • 3+ yrs • $15/ participant • My Chicken Diaries • mychickendiaries.com Mar 1 - 17 • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo • Visit website for full concert line-up and schedule. • Reliant Park • rodeohouston.com • 832-667-1000 Mar 1 - 10 • Plaza Suite • Showtimes: Fri & Sat 8pm and Sun 2:30pm • $14/adults, $12/students & seniors • Clear Creek Community Theatre • clearcreekcountrytheatre.org • 281-335-5228 Mar 1 - 10 • Man la La Mancha • Showtimes: Tues-Thurs 7:30pm, Fri 8pm, Sat 2pm & 8pm and Sun 2pm & 7:30pm. • Hobby Center • tuts.com • 713-558-8887

Mar 1, 15 & 29 • Mommy & Me Outdoor Experience • 9:30am • Class for toddler and parent activities based on a monthly theme. Reserve a place to stroll or walk as guides lead hikes in various parts of the Nature Center, make a craft and play a game. Reservation only. One adult and one child is $8. Call 281-474-2551x10 to reserve your place. • Armand Bayou Nature Center • abnc.org Mar 1 • Parents’ Survival Night • 6:30pm • Open to both members and non-members. Register online or call. $25/members, $30/non-members • The Little Gym of Friendswood • tlgfriendswoodtx.com • 281-482-4242 Mar 2 - 10 • Oliver! • Showtimes Sat 2pm & 7:30pm and Sun 2pm • $10 • Royal Academy of Fine Arts • rafadance.com • 281-480-1466 Mar 2 - 3 • Blast from the Past • Vintage car show, Elvis costume contest & golden oldies all weekend long. • Kemah Boardwalk • kemahboardwalk.com • 281-334-9880

Mar 2 • Girl Scout Day • New scout registration, activities & information. Mar 1 - 8 • Seuss-ical Celebration Plus discounts for scouts in uniform. • • Children’s Museum of Houston • Kemah Boardwalk • kemahboardwalk.com cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138 • 281-334-9880 Mar 1, 8, 15 & 22 • Youth Mar 2 • Free Hands-On Workshop Program • 4:30pm • 11-18 yrs • • 9:00am • Build a Race Car! • 5-12 Free • Friendswood Public Library • yrs • Free • At your local Home Depot friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 • homedepot.com

Mar 2 • Bay Area Mothers of Multiples (BAMOM) Buy & Sell • 9:00am • Kids’ clothes, shoes, toys, and more for sale including strollers, car seats, cribs, etc. Our 1/2 Price Sale on selected items from 12:00 - 2:00 pm. We will also have our Bake Sale. • Free • Leavesley Hangar • houstontwins.com • 832-330-7365

with this all-star faculty! • 4 to Adult • $65 • Kennedy Dance Theatre • spacecitytapfest.com • 281-480-8441 Mar 4, 18 & 25 • Open Play • 11:15am • Experience our gym environment with no obligation, as well as a chance for our current students to practice skills learned in class and to have an unstructured playtime in the gym. $6/ enrolled students, $10/not Mar 2 • Free Crafts enrolled kids • AcroSports for Kids-Birthday Party • acrosports.com • Clown • 11:00am281-332-4496 3:00pm • Celebrate Dr. Mar 4 & 18 • Baby Seuss’s birthday-or any special occasion-with this SpaceCityParent.com Bounce • 10:30am • Songs and rhymes for cute and colorful clown! • babies. • 0-18 months Free • Lakeshore Learning • Free • Pearland Branch • lakeshorelearning.com • Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-461-6263 281-652-1677 Mar 2 • Happy Birthday, Dr. Mar 4 & 18 • Movie Monday Seuss! Event • 11:00am-3:00pm • • 4:30pm • Drop into the Teen Zone Free crafts, games and story readings for a great movie and snacks. • Teens Free • Freeman Branch Library • every hour! • Lakeshore Learning • • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 lakeshorelearning.com • 281-461-6263 Mar 4 • Preschoolers At PlayMar 2 • Teen Tech Week: Light Science for Little Explorers-Math Painting • 3:00pm • Using LED lights Counts • 10:15am • A drop-in we will make “light paintings”. Learn how program. Try out basic math skills. • to use a digital camera to capture your 3-5 yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library • own “light painting”. • Free • Helen leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • Mar 5 • First Free Tuesday to 281-554-1111 the Houston Zoo • Free admission to our guests on the first Tuesday of Mar 3 • Houston’s Space City Tap every month from 2 p.m. until closing. Fest Workshop • 12:30pm-6:30pm • • Houston Zoo • houstonzoo.org • Learn the latest tap moves and techniques 713-533-6500

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Mar 9 • Free Crafts for Kids-Look What’s Blooming! Photo Collage • 11:00am-3:00pm • Free • Lakeshore Learning • lakeshorelearning.com • 281-461-6263

Mar 5 • Read Across America • 7:00pm • A family event to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday! • All Ages • Free • Pearland Branch Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677

Mar 8 • Clear Lake Symphony Concert • Winners-Youth Concerto Competition BrahmsTragic Overture • Gateway Community Church • clearlakesymphony.org

Mar 6 • The Galloway School Open House • 9:00am • Come check out all the fun things that we have to offer for the kids. • The Galloway School • thegallowayschool.org • 281-338-9510

Mar 8 • Game Days • 2:00pm • Drop in to Mar 9 • Shamrock Bingo • 11:00am • Family play video games and board games with your friends in the theater. • K-5th Grades • Free • Helen Hall Fun Bingo • All Ages • Free • Pearland Branch Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 9 - Oct 26 • Music Nite on the Strand Mar 11 - 16 • Health & Wellness Week • 6:00pm-9:00pm • Enjoy live music entertainment 2013 • Bring the whole family to this annual event which is scheduled on the second and fourth Saturdays that features organ dissections, hands-on activities and of the month. Visitors are encouraged to bring their special. • The Health Museum • thehealthmuseum.org own seating. • Saengerfest Park, 2302 Strand. • • 713-521-1515 galveston.com • 409-621-2253 Mar 11 - 15 • Spring Break CAMPS • Mar 9 - 17 • Spring Break Celebration Combine physical activity, gymnastics and games with • Live entertainment & fun for everyone all week long. • Kemah Boardwalk • kemahboardwalk.com arts, crafts and special events. Reservations required, call for more info. • 3-12 years old • $30 per day • 281-334-9880 • The Little Gym of Friendswood • tlgfriendswoodtx.com Mar 9 - 17 • Bank of America Destination • 281-482-4242 Celebration • Children’s Museum of Houston • Mar 11 • Preschoolers At Play-Build It • cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138 Mar 9 & 23 • Family Story Time • 10:45am 10:15am • Build with Lego, Krinkles and more. • 3-5 • All Ages • Free • Friendswood Public Library • yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135

Mar 6 • Mommy Mingle • 10:00am • Children’s Museum of Houston • cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138 Mar 6 • Rodeo Craft • 6:00pm • Come make a rodeo themed craft. • Kinder-5th Grade • Free • Pearland Branch Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 Mar 7 • ImaginOcean • 10:00am & 12:00pm • A one-of-a-kind live black-light puppet show. • The Grand 1894 Opera House • thegrand.com • 800-821-1894 Mar 7 • Crazy Thursdays-Build It with Legos • 4:30pm • Show off your Lego building skills. Lego materials are supplied by the library. • 4th-5th Grades • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 8 & 22 • Mothers of Preschoolers Meeting • 10:00am-12:00pm • You are invited to join us as we learn how to be bold, loving and sensible mothers. This active group of moms gets together for meeting, play dates, coffee nights, ladies nights out, and book club. • Gateway Community Church-Life Center • gateway-community.org/mops • 402-321-1762

Mar 9 • Flight of the Butterflies 3D Opens at Mar 11 • Marsha’s Petting Zoo • 2:30pm • the MG 3D Theater • Moody Gardens Galveston See and pet a llama, goat, bunnies, piglets, ducks, • moodygardens.com • 800-582-4673 chicks, deer, and a mini-donkey! • All Ages • Free Mar 9 • San Jacinto Texas Independence • Freeman Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 5K Fun Run and 1K Kid’s Run • 7:30am • Mar 11 • Get Crafty: Make a Meme • Course runs inside the San Jacinto Battleground State 2:30pm • Teens • Free • Freeman Branch Library Historic Site. Enjoy a great post-race party. • San • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Mar 8 & 22 • Parent’s Night Out • 6:30pm Jacinto Monument • sanjacinto-museum.org • Price includes: Jump time, pizza, drinks, fun activities & childcare! Fee: $20 for first child/$18 Mar 9 • Lowes Build and Grow- Monster Mar 11 • St. Patrick’s Day Craft • 4:30pm per sibling • JumpNJungle Webster • jumpnjungle.com Jam featuring Monster Mutt • 10:00am • At • 5-12 yrs • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 your local Lowes Store • buildandgrow.com • 281-557-0700

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The Fun-Time Calendar Mar 12 • Johnette Downing! • 10:30am • New Orleans singer, musician, and children’s book author, will have the audience up and dancing at our story time. • All Ages • Free • Evelyn Meador Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142

Mar 14 • Second Chance Pets • 2:30pm • Volunteers will visit with some of the dogs they are preparing for adoptions. Children will have an opportunity to learn about pet adoption and meet some of the dogs. • All Ages • Free • Freeman Mar 12 • Teen Cuisine: Edible Books • Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 2:30pm • Create your own edible book out of Mar 14 • Crazy Thursdays-St. Patrick’s supplied materials. • Free • Freeman Branch Library Day Party • 4:30pm • Be sure to wear green! • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 • 4th-5th Grades • Free • Helen Hall Library • Mar 12 • Johnette Downing! • 10:30am • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 New Orleans singer, musician, and children’s book Mar 15 • Sidewalk Chalk Fun • 2:30pm author, will have the audience up and dancing at our story time. • All Ages • Free • Clear Lake • We’ll have fun rain or shine with using colorful chalk. • All Ages • Free • Freeman Branch Library Recreation Center • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Mar 13 • Clifford the Big Red Dog Visits Freeman Library • 2:30pm • Clifford will be Mar 15 • Girls Only Slumber Party • 8:00pm wandering around to take pictures with children who • Dinner included, bring your own sleeping bag and are waiting to get a balloon animal or have their a drink and snack to share! • 11-18 yrs • Free • face painted. • All Ages • Free • Freeman Branch Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Mar 13 • Monthly Movie • 4:30pm • A G Mar 16 • Free Crafts for Kids-Fluttering or PG rated film. Snacks provided. • Free • Evelyn Butterflies • 11:00am-3:00pm • Free • Lakeshore Meador Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142 Learning • lakeshorelearning.com • 281-461-6263 Mar 13 • Special Program: Storyteller Tracey Mar 16 • Parent’s Night Out • 6:00pm • Wheat • 6:30pm • All Ages • Free • Freeman Enjoy great fun, pizza, and a movie at a price just Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 right for parents. Pre-registration: $20/first child; $15/ Mar 14 • 4th Annual Shaving Cream Pi(e) siblings; Drop-ins welcome: $25/first child; $20/siblings. Fight • 1:59pm • Children’s Museum of Houston • AcroSports • acrosports.com • 281-332-4496 • cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138 Mar 17 • Paint This Give Back Fundraiser Mar 14 • Spring Break Family Movie • • 1:00pm-4:00pm • Fundraiser for PrinsaBella Mia 2:00pm • Call for title. • All Ages • Free • Pearland Foundation an organization devoted to children with Brain Injury. • Paint This Pour That, 2500 Marina Branch Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 Bay Dr., League City • prinsabellamia.org Mar 14 • Game On! • 2:30pm • Video games, card games, board games, and more! • Mar 17 • Spring Festival and Easter Egg Teens • Free • Freeman Branch Library • hcpl.net Hunt • 4:00pm • Christ’s Church of the Assemblies • 281-488-1906 of God • myccag.com • 281-488-1775

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Mar 18 • Preschoolers at Play-Fit ‘n’ Fun • 10:15am • Lots of movement and a little dance. • 3-5 yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 19 - 31 • Jersey Boys-National Tour • Hobby Center • houston.broadway.com Mar 20 • Spirit Night Chick-fil-A for PrinsaBella Mia Foundation • 5:00pm-8:00pm • Turn in your receipt and a portion of the proceeds goes to this foundation devoted to children with brain injury. • Chick-fil-A League City Town Square • cfarestaurant.com/leaguecitytownecenter • 281-337-1898 Mar 21 - 27 • POP! Bash • Children’s Museum of Houston • cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138 Mar 21 • Crazy Thursdays-Discovery Zone Science-Pokémon Science • 4:30pm • DNA-Learn about the Pokémon Deoxys and the DNA that Deoxys is modeled after. • 4th-5th Grades • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 22 - Apr 7 • 9 to 5 The Musical • Pearland Theater • pearlandtheatreguild.com Mar 22 - 24 • West Side Story • Showtimes Fri & Sat 8pm and Sun 7:30pm • Houston Symphony • houstonsymphony.org • 713-224-7575 Mar 22 - 23 • Spring Shopping Market • Fri, Mar 22, will host the “Evening at the Oasis”, ticketed preview party from 6:00 - 9:00pm where guests will enjoy music, drinks, and hors d’oeuvres by the pool as well as preview Market shopping. Sat, Mar 23, will host the Spring Market free admission shopping extravaganza from 9am-4pm in the San Luis Hotel Ballroom. • San Luis Hotel and Resort on Galveston Island • jlgalveston.org

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The Fun-Time Calendar Mar 22 • Baby Play Time • 10:00am • Drop by and enjoy unstructured free play time with the library’s special toys and books. • 0-18 months • Free • Freeman Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906

Mar 23 • Ross Elementary Spring Madness Carnival • 10:00am-2:00pm • Featured is a rock climbing wall, bounce houses, games & prizes, craft vendors, food and more! Open to the public. For more information, contact: rossptamembership@yahoo.com. Mar 22 • Easter Bunny! • 10:30am • The No Entry Fee...just pay as you play, $1 per ticket! • Easter Bunny will entertain us for about 5 minutes James H. Ross Elementary School • rosspta.txpta.org then will post for pictures with each child. Bring your • 281-284-4500 cameras! • All Ages • Free • Friendswood Public Mar 23 • Seabrook Easter Egg Hunt • Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 10:00am • Egg Hunt, moon walk, children’s activities, Mar 23 - 24 • Great Outdoors Event plus hot dogs and refreshments. • Meador Park • • Visit with local home and garden vendors & ci.seabrook.tx.us enjoy some tropical tunes. • Kemah Boardwalk • Mar 23 • Free Crafts for Kids-Spring is in kemahboardwalk.com • 281-334-9880 the Air! Door Hanger • 11:00am-3:00pm • Mar 23 • Community Wide Garage Sale • Bring the great outdoors in-with a springtime nest 8:00am • Clear Lake City Community Association • that’s full of life! • Free • Lakeshore Learning • clcca.org • 281-488-0360 lakeshorelearning.com • 281-461-6263 Mar 23 • Spring Festival • 9:00am • Children’s Mar 23 • 18th Annual Clear Lake Crawfish Spring Fling complete with Easter Bunny and Easter Festival & Gumbo Cook-Off • 11:00am-8:00pm • egg hunt, moonwalk, face painting, petting zoo, hot Features crawfish, a gumbo cook-off, live entertainment, dog lunch and loads of fun! Children 18mos-12 yrs eating contests, beer and wine, arts and crafts, silent need a ticket to receive lunch and participate in auction, games for the kids and much more! • events. We will also have a crawfish boil, flea market, Clear Lake Park-Landolt Pavilion • clearlakearea.com and craft fair going on. • $8-$10 • Gilruth Center • 281-488-7676 on Space Center Blvd • starport.jsc.nasa.gov/events Mar 23 • Peeps Diorama Contest • 3:00pm • 281-483-9168 • Compete with other teens to see who can make Mar 23 • Easter for Kids and Egg Hunt • the best diorama depicting their favorite book using 10:00am-12:00pm • Prizes, crafts, food, games, and marshmallow Peeps. We will provide Peeps and a a Bible story! The Egg Hunt will include wonderful variety of other materials to build your diorama. • gift certificates and prizes from local businesses. Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • Registration is limited. Register online. • 3-10 yrs 281-554-1111 • Lord of Life Lutheran Church Friendswood • Mar 23 • Owl Prowl Night Hike • 6:00pm lordoflifefriendswood.com • 281-482-0481 • A beautiful walk through the woods as we look Mar 23 • Preschool Springtacular • 10:00am- for owls and listen to the sounds of the night. Don’t 12:00pm • Families of preschoolers are invited forget your walking shoes/boots and flashlight! Ages for games, food and fun activities for everyone! • 6-adult. Advance reservations required. • Armand University Baptist Church • ubc.org Bayou Nature Center • abnc.org • 281-474-2551

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Mar 24 • The Color Run Houston 5K • 9:00am • This event is a one of a kind experience that is less about speed and more about enjoying a color crazy day with your friends and family. • Downtown Houston • thecolorrun.com Mar 24 • Easter Egg Hunt • 12:00pm • Please bring your own baskets! • 0-6th Grade • Free • First Baptist Friendswood • fbcfonthe.net • 281-482-7573 Mar 24 • League City Egg Hunt • 1:00pm • Come out for some spring fun! • 0-12 yrs. • Free • Chester L. Davis Sportsplex • leaguecity.com Mar 24 • Easter in Lake Nassau Park Event • 2:00pm • Lake Nassau Park • nassaubay.com Mar 24 • Easter Eggstravaganza • 4:15pm • League City United Methodist Church • lcumc.org • 281-332-1557 Mar 25 • Preschoolers at Play-Art on a Cart • 10:15am • Celebrate Easter by making your own Easter basket. • 3-5 yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 25 • Easter Craft • 4:30pm • 5-12 yrs • Free • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 Mar 25 • Bedtime Stories • 6:00pm • Wear your pajamas for bedtime stories. • All Ages • Free • Pearland Branch Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 Mar 27 • Monthly Craft • 4:30pm • Join us as we get crafty! All supplies provided. • Free • Evelyn Meador Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142 Mar 28 - Apr 3 • 6th Annual NanoDays Bash • Children’s Museum of Houston • cmhouston.org • 713-522-1138

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The Fun-Time Calendar Mar 28 • Teens Travel Around the World • 4:00pm • Teens will travel to Argentina through biographies of explorers, make a soccer craft, and try some Argentinian treats. • 7-12th Grades • Free • Dickinson Public Library • dickinsonpubliclibrary.org • 281-534-3812 Mar 28 • Crazy Thursdays-Webkinz Club • 4:30pm • Bring your favorite Webkinz or stuffed animal! • 4th-5th Grades • Free • Helen Hall Library • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mar 28 • Game On! • 4:30pm • Video games, card games, board games, and more! • Teens • Free • Freeman Branch Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906

Mar 30 • Easter Eggstravaganza • 10:00am- MONDAY 12:00pm • Following egg hunt there will be activities for all in the parking lot. • Clear Lake United Methodist Preschool Story Time • 10:00am • 3-6 yrs • Free • Dickinson Public Library • dickinsonpubliclibrary.org Church • clearlakemethodist.org • 281-534-3812 Mar 30 • Free Crafts for Kids-Cute as a Bug! Basket • 11:00am-3:00pm • Children will Rattle and Rhyme • 10:10am • Age: 0-18 months • Free • Friendswood Public Library • love putting special treats in a sweet little basket friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 that’s cute as can be! • Free • Lakeshore Learning • lakeshorelearning.com • 281-461-6263 Toddler Time • 11:15am • 18-36 month olds. Free required tickets passed out 30 minutes prior • Mar 30 • Easter Eggstravaganza • 2:00pm Free • Freeman Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 • Bayshore Baptist Church • bayshorebc.org • 281-471-0332 TUESDAY

Mar 29 - 31 • Easter Weekend • Decorate Mar 30 • Disney in Concert • 7:30pm • Easter egg cookies, pictures with the Easter Bunny & Jones Hall • houstonsymphony.org • 713-224-7575 our Bunny Hop egg hunt (kids 8 & under). • Kemah Boardwalk • kemahboardwalk.com • 281-334-9880 Mar 31 • Easter SONrise Service • 7:30am • Non-denominational sunrise service. • Kemah Mar 30 • 6th Annual Community-Wide Easter Boardwalk • kemahboardwalk.com • 281-334-9880 Fest • 9:30am • Bring the family to the NEW League City church located at the corner of Hwy 96 and Louisiana Mar 31 • Easter in the Gardens • 1:00pmStreet. Registration for free armbands (for entrance to 3:00pm • Egg Hunt...games for prizes, fun and games) begins at 9:30am. An enormous 12,000 egg excitement outdoors and more! • 12 yrs & under • hunt begins promptly at 10:00am, with petting zoo, Free • Moody Gardens Galveston • moodygardens.com • 800-582-4673 face painting, Easter story time, crafts, sno-cones, and inflatable fun continuing until noon. The event is FREE and open to the entire community! • The Watershed Church • thewatershedchurch.com • 281-938-1440 Mar 30 • Easter Egg-stravaganza • 10:00am • Traditional Easter Egg Hunt plus a fun story station activity that tells the Easter Story. Bring your Easter basket and join us for an egg-hunt, crafts, and other fun activities. • Friendswood United Methodist Church • friendswoodumc.com • 281-482-7535

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March 2013

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Ongoing

Open Play • 10am-2pm • Every Tuesday thru Friday Jump N Jungle is the place to take the kids. Don’t forget socks, you have to wear them to play • JumpNJungle Webster • jumpnjungle.com • 281-557-0700

Toddlin’ Time • 10:00am • A story time/song time that is Christ centered for children. Guests and members are always welcome. • 0-PreK • Free • Gloria Dei Lutheran Church • gdlc.org • 281-333-4535 Toddler Time • 10:10am • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 Toddler Story Time tickets will be passed story time. • 0-2 yrs • leaguecitylibrary.org

• 10:15am 11:00am • Free out 15 minutes before each • Free • Helen Hall Library • 281-554-1111

Toddler Story Time • 10:30am • 18-36 months. • Pearland Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 Preschool Story Time • 10:30am •3-6 yrs• Evelyn Meador Library • 2400 North Meyer Road • Seabrook • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142 Toddler Time • 10:15 & 11:15am • 18-36 month olds. Free required tickets passed out 30 minutes prior • Free • Freeman Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Preschool Story Time • 10:45am • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135

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Preschool Story Time • 1:30pm • Free • 3-5 Book Babies • 10:15am & 11:15am • 0-18 yrs. Free required tickets passed out 30 minutes prior months Free required tickets passed out 15 minutes prior • Freeman Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 • Freeman Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Bereavement Support Groups-Dickinson Group Preschool Story Time • 10:15am & 11:00am • • 4:00pm • Open to anyone in the community Free tickets will be passed out 15 minutes before each who has had a death. Free, but as space is limited, story time. • 3-5 yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library • advance registration is required. For more information, leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 please call Rebecca Deaton at 800-545-8738. • First Babies Time • 10:15am • Evelyn Meador Library • 2400 North Meyer Road • Seabrook • hcpl.net United Methodist Church • 281-474-9142 EV “Magic the Gathering” Club • 4:00pm • Open to all fans of the Magic the Gathering Card Preschool Story Time • 10:45am •3-6 yrs • game! • Teens • Free • Evelyn Meador Branch Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 Library • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142 Family Night • 5:30pm • Chick-fil-A League City Toddler Time• 11:00am • Evelyn Meador Library Town Square • cfarestaurant.com/leaguecitytownecenter • 2400 North Meyer Road • Seabrook • hcpl.net • 281-474-9142 • 281-337-1898 Story Time • 11:00am • age 2 and up • Barnes Bereavement Support Groups-Clear Lake Group & Noble Baybrook • bn.com • 281-554-8224 • 6:00pm • Open to anyone in the community who has had a death. Free, but as space is limited, Preschool Story Time • 1:30pm • 3-5 yrs. advance registration is required. For more information, Free required tickets passed out 30 minutes prior • please call Rebecca Deaton at 800-545-8738. • Freeman Library • hcpl.net • 281-488-1906 Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 18220 Upper Bay Rd THURSDAY Pajama Story Time • 6:30pm • Wear your Preschool Story Time • 10:30am • Pearland “jammies!” • 3-6 yrs • Free • Helen Hall Library Library • bcls.lib.tx.us • 281-652-1677 • leaguecitylibrary.org • 281-554-1111 Mommy & Me Yoga • 10:45am-12:00pm • Yoga for Mom, “yoga” for baby (movement, tummy WEDNESDAY time, basic massage, play, etc.) and bonding between Preschool Story Time • 10:00am • 3-6 yrs • Free the two. No experience is necessary. $45 for 4 • Dickinson Public Library • dickinsonpubliclibrary.org weeks, 1 class per week. • Sundance Yoga Studio • 281-534-3812 Friendswood • sundanceyoga.com • 281-482-9642

March 2013

kids. Don’t forget socks, you have to wear them to play • JumpNJungle Webster • jumpnjungle.com • 281-557-0700 Free Family Nights at The Children’s Museum • 5-8pm • cmhouston.org

FRIDAY

Toddler Time • 10:10am • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 Preschool Story Time • 10:45am • Friendswood Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135

SATURDAY

Breakfast on the Bayou • 8:00am • Ages 5-adults, children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the boat launch in Bay Area Park • Tickets start at $20, RSVP required • Armand Bayou Nature Center, Bay Area Blvd., Clear Lake City • abnc.org • 281-474-2551 Saturday Children’s Story Time • 11:00am • Barnes and Nobles - Pasadena • bn.com • 281-999-8011 Story Time • 11:00am • Barnes & Noble Baybrook • bn.com • 281-554-8224 Train Rides • 11:00am- 2:00pm • Ride the train and take a tour of the museum and learn all about the trains that used to carry everyone from the mainland to the island and back. • Galveston Railroad Museum • galvestonrrmuseum.com • 409-765-5700

Sunset Cruise on the Bayou • Depart from the boat launch in Bay Area Park. Maximum 12 people. RSVP • 5-adults, children must be accompanied by an Toddler Time • 10:10am • 0-3 yrs• Friendswood Family Night • 5:00pm- 8:00pm • Every Thursday adult. Reservations required • Armand Bayou Nature Public Library • friendswood.lib.tx.us • 281-482-7135 evening Jump N Jungle is the place to take the Center • abnc.org • 281-474-2551 Log on toinformation www.spacecityparent.com to of submit your event or the clubevent. information. Print Deadline 10th of month prior. Submit your club/event to us by the 10th the month before Email calendar@katyparent.com or fax to 281-480-3677.

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