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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Local July Meetings

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

  • 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.