To-Do list: Events and things to do in the Lake Houston area in July



July 21
Learn about monarch butterflies
A local butterfly and native plant expert discusses the migration of monarch butterflies. 10 a.m.-noon. $35-$45. Mercer Botanic Gardens, 22306 Aldine Westfield Road, Humble. 713-271-4166. www.themercersociety.org





July 5-26
Browse a farmers market
The Kingwood Farmers Market features vendors carrying fruits, vegetables, jams, honey and meats. Markets are held Thursdays. 2-6 p.m. Free. Kingwood Town Center Park, 8 N. Main St., Kingwood. 281-446-2128.
www.facebook.com/kingwood
farmersmarket





July 7
Learn how to fish
A staff member at Lake Houston Wilderness Park teaches visitors how to fish. Visitors can use park equipment if they do not have their own. Reservations are required. 9-11 a.m. Free. Lake Houston Wilderness Park, 25840 FM 1485, New Caney. 281-354-0173.
www.houstontx.gov/parks





July 10
Provide input at a bond election meeting
Harris County officials hold a public meeting at the Kingwood Park High School where residents can provide input on which projects should be included in the upcoming bond election. 6-8 p.m. 4015 Woodland Hills Drive, Kingwood. 713-684-4107. www.hcfcd.org





July 13
Watch a movie under the moon at Kings Harbor
Residents can watch the movie “Moana” on a 32-foot wide screen at Kings Harbor. This is the second movie in a three-part summer series hosted by Kings Harbor. 8:30 p.m. Free. Kings Harbor, 1660 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Kingwood.
713-629-5200. www.kings-harbor.com





July 14-15
Attend a gun show


Premier Gun Shows hosts this event, which consists of 250 tables with guns, ammo, knives and other supplies. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sat.), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Sun.). $7-$12. Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble.
281-446-4140.
www.premiergunshows.com





July 21
Listen to Elvis Presley tribute artist


Vince King performs a selection of songs from each decade of Elvis Presley’s career. 7 p.m. $30-$35. Charles Bender Performing Arts Center, 611 Higgins St., Humble. 281-446-4140.
www.humblepac.com





July 27
Attend an annual concert

Residents can listen to live music at Harris County Precinct 4’s 17th annual Opry. Transportation is provided for residents age 50 years and older. 7-10 p.m. $10-$15. Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble.
713-755-6444. www.hcp4.net





Local July Meetings

  • July 10 Humble ISD board of trustees meets at 7 p.m. at 20200 Eastway Village Drive, Humble. www.humbleisd.net

  • July 12, 26 Humble City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. at 114 W. Higgins St., Humble

  • July 16 New Caney ISD board of trustees meets at 6:30 p.m. at 21580 Loop 494, New Caney. www.newcaneyisd.org