Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of November and December
Attend township event to honor military veterans
The event features a presentation of colors, musical performances, a care package dropoff booth and a keynote speaker. 4:30 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800.
22nd Annual Children’s Festival to feature Jack Hanna
This 22nd annual event features the theme “Let’s Get Wild” and includes Jack Hanna and The Berenstain Bears. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Nov. 11), noon-5 p.m. (Nov. 12). $8-$10. The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-364-3010.
Go to a police workshop on vehicle security
The Shenandoah Police Department sponsors a resident workshop on avoiding break-ins and theft. 7-9 p.m. Free. Shenandoah Municipal Complex, 29955 I-45 N., Shenandoah. 281-298-5522. www.shenandoahtx.us
Township holds special meeting to canvass election results
The Woodlands Township hosts a special board of directors meeting to canvass election results. Noon. The Woodlands Township, 2801 Technology Forest Blvd., The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Nov. 17, Dec. 1, Dec. 8
Classics Movie Series to present 1980s-’90s films
Bring chairs and blankets to screenings of “Back to the Future” on Nov. 17, “Hook” on Dec. 1 and “The Santa Clause” on Dec. 8. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3950. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Wilderness Survival class teaches outdoor skills
Participants in this class learn survival skills, such as water collection, snare construction and how to build a fire.
1-5 p.m. $55-$65. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3950. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Township to host dropoff Thanksgiving camp
Children can enjoy games, snacks and movies during Thanksgiving break.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. (Nov. 20-21), 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (Nov. 22). $50 per day. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park, 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov
Fundraiser at Dosey Doe features karaoke, cocktails
Proceeds from this second annual event benefits Texas Children’s Hospital of The Woodlands Oncology Department. 7 p.m. $80. Dosey Doe Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands. 281-367-3774.
Senior residents enjoy Dance Club event
Seniors enjoy dancing to live music at this monthly event presented by Interfaith of The Woodlands. 6-9 p.m. Free. South County Community Center, 2235 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-367-1230. www.woodlandsinterfaith.org
Town Green Park hosts walk for human rights
Participants walk to support human rights at this seventh annual event, featuring food, music, educational speakers and entertainment. 10:30 a.m. (Dec. 9), 1 p.m. (Dec. 10). Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. www.humanrightswalk.org
Run Thru The Woods on Thanksgiving morning
This 28th annual Thanksgiving morning tradition features 1-mile, 3-mile and 5-mile run options for participants of all ages. Hosted by the YMCA of Greater Houston, top finishers receive cash and awards, and everyone who crosses the finish line receives a medal. 7:45 a.m. $25-$55. Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands.