Updated June 5: The post has been updated from its print version to reflect a change in date for the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce’s State of the State luncheon.
Learn about animals in space
Children up to 12 years old can attend the “Animals in Space!” event at the R.B. Tullis Branch Library. Presented by the Crocodile Encounter, the show teaches attendees facts about reptiles who have been to space. 2-3 p.m., 3-4 p.m. Free. R. B. Tullis Library-Montgomery County Memorial Library System, 21569 Hwy. 59, New Caney. 281-577-8968. www.countylibrary.org/tullis.htm
Visit a farmers market
The Groves community hosts the bimonthly farmers market, featuring more than 30 local vendors selling organic produce, locally sourced cuisine, handcrafted items, and craft beer and wine. The event takes place every second Sunday of the month. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free (entry). The Grover Lifestyle Center, 17317 Cathedral Pines Drive, Humble. 832-777-0400. www.lifeatthegroves.com
Get active at roller derby
Roller derby comes to the New Caney area with a two-day skating event hosted by Steel Wheels Club and Coast Skate Club. The first day features a roller disco night, while the second day includes open-skate times and junior roller games for ages 6 to 17 years old. A coed roller derby game between derby teams the Loggers and the Renegades concludes the event. 9 a.m. Bull Sallas Park, 21679 McCleskey Road, New Caney. www.rollerderbyinternational.org
See a live blues Performance
Louisiana blues musician Kenny Neal performs at the Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in Humble. Neal has won two Blues Music Awards, and his 2016 album “Bloodline” was nominated for a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album. 7 p.m. $15. Charles Bender Performing Arts Center, 611 Higgins St., Humble. 281-446-4140. www.humblepac.com
Listen to live music on Main Street
Music on Main, a monthly music event that kicked off in March and runs through December, features performances by local bands. 7-9 p.m. Free. Uptown Park, 308 Main St., Humble. 281-446-2128. www.facebook.com/livemusiconmain
Get dirty at a mud run
The Mud Dawg-NCC Mud Run features a 5K, 3K or 1K obstacle course mud race benefiting the ministry of New Covenant Church. The 1K is for children 12 and younger. 8 a.m. (competitive 5K), 9 a.m. (open 5K), 10:30 a.m. (3K), 11:30 a.m. (kids 1K). $25-$50. New Covenant Church, 901 Wilson Road, Humble. 281-312-0139. www.muddawg.org
Shop handcrafted items at Town Center Park
Texas Trade Days hosts a monthly event where attendees can shop from a selection of local vendors selling handcrafted items. 2-6 p.m. Free. 8 N. Main St., Kingwood. 936-463-8049. www.texastradedays.com
Get updates on statewide legislation
The Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the State of the State luncheon where Rep. Dan Huberty, R-Houston, will discuss legislative updates. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $30 (members), $40 (nonmembers). Walden Country Club, 181010 Walden Forest Drive, Humble. 281-446-2128. www.lakehouston.org
Learn how to start a community garden
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service invites the adult gardening community to learn about the benefits of building a community garden. The event is part of Texas A&M’s Better Living for Texans program. 10:30 a.m. Free. R.B. Tullis Library-Montgomery County Memorial Library System, 21569 Hwy. 59, New Caney. 281-577-8968. www.countylibrary.org/tullis.htm
Back Pew Brewing
26452 Sorters McClellan Road, Porter
8 Porter House Blues Band, 2 p.m.
15 Black Cat Ridge, 2 p.m.
22 The Crashers, 2 p.m.
Green Oaks Tavern
211 E. Main St., Humble
5 Paul Ramirez, 7 p.m.
7 Evelyn Rubio Band, 9 p.m.
8 Keeshea Pratt, 9 p.m.
12 Guy Schwartz & The New Jack Hippies, 7 p.m.
14 Eric Demmer Band, 8 p.m.
15 Sparky Parker Band, 9 p.m.
21 John Clifton Band, 9 p.m.
22 Paul Ramirez Band, 9 p.m.
23 Rich DelGrosso and Grant Dermody, 6 p.m.
28 Big Al & the Heavyweights, 9 p.m.
29 Mark May Band, 9 p.m.
30 Rae Gordon with Barry Seelen and James Wilhite, 6 p.m.
Zachary’s Cajun Cafe
716 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood
7 Andy Rodriquez, 7 p.m.
8 Wildwood Flour, 7 p.m.
14 Big Blue Thumb, 7 p.m.
15 Cordy Ramer, 7 p.m.
21 Foster and Dan, 7 p.m.
22 Susanne Estaville, 7 p.m.
28 Side By Side, 7 p.m.
29 Mark Hollister, 7 p.m.
Correction: The phone number for the Kenny Neal performance was incorrect.