May 23: Attend a flood control community meeting
The Harris County Flood Control District hosts a community engagement meeting to go over drainage improvement plans in Stone Gate and related communities and ask questions to district officials. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Cypress Fairbanks ISD Exhibit Center, 11206 Telge Road, Cypress. 713-684-4000. www.hcfcd.org
May 26: Stop by the Boardwalk for a boat show
The Boardwalk at Towne Lake hosts a boat show featuring live music, family activities and a variety of boats on display from Bass Pro Shops. Noon-3 p.m. Free. Boardwalk at Towne Lake, 9945 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. 281-256-2772. www.boardwalktl.com
May 27: Take note of closures on Memorial Day
Local government offices, post offices, courts and Cy-Fair ISD will be closed on Memorial Day, as well as some banks. Find holiday events, weekend lane closures and additional Memorial Day content at communityimpact.com.
May 30: Celebrate the end of the CFISD school year
Students enrolled in CFISD schools have their last day of classes for the 2018-19 school year. May 31 remains as an inclement weather day to make up time if weather causes schools to close before the end of the year. 281-897-4000. www.cfisd.net
May 31: Catch a show from a Russian choir
An ongoing concert series hosted by St. Mary’s Episcopal Church features ChoRuss, a Russian choir group performing acapella spiritual music from the 19th and 20th centuries. 7-9 p.m. Free. St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 15415 N. Eldridge Parkway, Cypress. 281-370-8000. www.stmaryscypress.org
June 1: Check out the annual Deaf Con Houston
Organizers describe the free community event as Comic Con for individuals who are deaf or use American Sign Language. The annual event includes cosplayers, panels, games, crafts and performances by deaf individuals. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Free. Lone Star College-CyFair, 9191 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. www.facebook.com/deafconhouston
June 1-2: Stop by a chili cookoff
The 48th annual Houston Pod Chili Cookoff is sanctioned by Chili Appreciation Society International. The two-day event includes entertainment and food, and proceeds go toward the Special Olympics of Texas and Camp Hope. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free ($4 parking). Traders Village, 7979 N. Eldridge Parkway, Houston. 713-562-2798. www.tradersvillage.com
June 4: Learn about a new educational center coming soon to Cy-Fair
Acton Academy Cy-Fair hosts an informational session about the new learning academy for children ages 5-11 opening this fall. 7-8 p.m. Free. Jersey Village Civic Center, 13627 Lakeview Drive, Jersey Village. 713-882-7699. www.facebook.com/actoncyfair
June 7: Golf to support library projects in Ethiopia
A golf tournament hosted by nonprofit Acts of Wisdom raises money for charitable endeavors in Ethiopia, including the construction of two libraries. Ticket includes green fees, practice balls, a gift bag, drink tickets and lunch buffet. 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $120. Longwood Golf Club, 13300 Longwood Trace Drive, Cypress. 281-858-7667. www.actsofwisdom.com
June 8: Catch a free movie at Clark Henry Park
The city of Jersey Village screens “Ralph Breaks the Internet.” Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and flashlights. Popcorn is available. 8:30 p.m. Free. Clark Henry Park, Equador St., Jersey Village. 713-466-2189. www.jerseyvillage.info
June 12: Help the Dream Center recover from a fire
Money raised from the first annual Heat Stroke Open helps the East Texas Dream Center of Conroe recover from a fire that took place in 2018. 7 a.m. (registration). $550 (team of four). Blackhorse Ranch Golf Club, 12205 Fry Road, Cypress. 832-253-0157. www.easttexasdreamcenter.org
June 15: Join new DIY studio for grand opening
The owners of AR Workshop host a grand opening celebration that is open to the public. The open house event features tours of the studio, giveaways and mini-DIY activities while supplies last. 5-8 p.m. Free. AR Workshop, 16718 House and Hahl Road, Cypress. 832-327-9554. www.arworkshop.com/cypress
June 15: Scout Flag Day
Copperhead District scouts inform the community about the history of Flag Day and demonstrate the proper disposal of flags with a retirement ceremony. Veterans and law enforcement are honored. 6-8 p.m. Free. Langham Creek ACE Hardware, 18020 FM 529, Cypress. 832-545-6101
June 15: Take dad to a Father’s Day car show
The annual car show and concert at Traders Village features awards determined by public spectators, including best paint, best motor, best wheels and best interior. Guests can also browse vendor booths. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (admission), $4 (parking), $15 (car registration). Traders Village, 7979 N. Eldridge Parkway, Houston. 281-890-5500. www.tradersvillage.com
June 17: Attend a Jersey Village City Council meeting
The council gathers for its monthly meeting, which could include an update on potential tenants coming to the 43-acre, mixed-use Village Center under development south of Hwy. 290. 7 p.m. Free. Jersey Village City Hall, 16327 Lakeview Drive, Jersey Village. 713-466-2100. www.jerseyvillage.info
June 21-23: Attend the annual Houston Fiber Fest
Classes cover relevant concepts including knitting, crocheting, needle felting and other crafting techniques. Vendors offer fiber arts materials such as yarn. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (Sun.). Free (admission). Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. www.houstonfiberfest.com
June 29-30: Cy-Fair Kids & Family Expo
The event features more than 100 vendors, giveaways, games, food trucks and entertainment. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sat.), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Sun.). Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress. 281-656-8371. www.cyfairkidsexpo.com
See a play at a local theater
10760 Grant Road, Houston
Dates: May 24, 25, 31, June 1, 7, 8 (7:30 p.m.); May 26, June 2, 9 (3 p.m.)
Cost: $17 (students), $22 (seniors and veterans), $25 (adult)
6814 Gant Road, Houston
“A Catered Affair”
Dates: June 7, 8, 14, 15 (8 p.m.); June 9 (3 p.m.)
Cost: $18 (students, seniors and veterans), $21 (adults)
Cy-Fair ISD graduations
All graduation ceremonies for CFISD high schools take place at the Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress.
Jersey Village High School, 7 p.m.
Langham Creek High School, 4 p.m.
Cy-Fair High School, 8 p.m.
Cypress Creek High School, 8 a.m.
Cypress Falls High School, noon
Cypress Lakes High School, 4 p.m.
Cypress Ranch High School, 8 p.m.
Cypress Ridge High School, 8 a.m.
Cypress Springs High School, noon
Cypress Woods High School, 4 p.m.