Attend the Fall Texas Wine and Art Festival and 12 other things to do in Spring, Klein throughout September, October

Harris County Precinct 4 hosts its annual Civic Adventure Day on Sept. 28.

Harris County Precinct 4 hosts its annual Civic Adventure Day on Sept. 28.

Between registering to vote and attending the Fall Texas Wine and Art Festival, here are a few things to do in Spring and Klein throughout September and October.

Sept. 12

Attend NAM’s annual Jeans & Jewels Luncheon

Northwest Assistance Ministries hosts its annual Jeans & Jewels Luncheon honoring Donna Asbill. The event will include lunch, shopping, cocktails, local vendors and raffles while benefiting NAM’s Meals on Wheels Program, which serves 24 ZIP codes. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $65.  Shirley Acres, 2017 Woerner Road, Spring. 281-885-4555.

Sept. 14

Learn about job opportunities

The Spring-Klein Chamber of Commerce hosts its ninth annual Community Expo & Job Fair featuring more than 100 exhibitors. In addition to a job fair, the event will include taekwondo and cheer demonstrations, raffle items, first responder vehicle tours, a car show and food trucks. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Klein Multipurpose Center, 7500 FM 2920, Spring.  281-257-9559.

Sept. 18

Learn about METRONext   

The North Houston Association hosts a breakfast featuring Tom Lambert, the CEO of the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, who will give a presentation on the METRONext plan. 7:30-9 a.m. $65. Sheraton North Houston George Bush Intercontinental, 15700 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Houston. 281-875-0660.

Sept. 19

Attend a prayer breakfast

Local churches and WINGS Ministries host “A Hope and a Future” Greater Houston Breakfast & Fundraiser featuring keynote speaker State Rep. James White, R-Hillister. 7-10 a.m. $50. Champion Forest Baptist Church, 15555 Stuebner Airline Road, Houston. 281-440-3800.

Sept. 20-21

Go shopping at a market

The Spring Klein Funky Junque Market hosts this indoor and outdoor fall shopping market featuring handmade jewelry; women’s and children’s clothing; home, holiday and garden decor; gourmet food items; and food and fashion trucks. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5. Klein Multipurpose Center, 7500 FM 2920, Spring. 281-610-8577.

Sept. 28

Meet civic heroes

Harris County Precinct 4 hosts its annual Civic Adventure Day, during which participants can meet local civic leaders and enjoy archery, canoeing, crafts, fishing, food trucks and geocaching. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Collins Park, 6727 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 713-274-4050.

Sept. 30

Learn about colleges

Spring ISD hosts a College Night for community members to learn more about higher education opportunities featuring representatives from colleges, universities and military branches. 6-8 p.m. Free. Westfield High School, 16713 Ella Blvd., Houston. 281-891-7150.

Oct. 5-6

Sip wine, view art outdoors

Old Town Spring hosts the Fall Texas Wine and Art Festival, during which attendees can taste wines from around the state, view art by Texas artists and shop at more than 150 stores. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sat.), 11 a.m.-5 p.m. (Sun.). $25-$35. Old Town Spring, 403 Main St., Spring. 281-682-1403.

Oct. 6

Learn about special needs

The Butler House hosts the fourth annual Special Needs Outdoor Movie Night & Resource Fair, during which attendees can watch a family-friendly movie and enjoy popcorn, face painting and balloon art. 6-9 p.m. Free. The Butler House, 23931 Gosling Road, Spring. 281-651-2185.

Oct. 7

Register to vote

Residents planning to vote in the Nov. 6 election must be registered to vote at least 30 days before the election date. A completed and signed application is required to register to vote. To obtain an application, residents can visit any government office, or download one online. 713-274-8683.

Precinct 4 Events

Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
20215 Chasewood Drive, Houston

13 Geocaching, 4 p.m.
14 Reptiles Encountered, 9 a.m.
19 Camping 101, 10 a.m.
24 Fishing for Fun, 8 a.m.

4 Family Game Night, 5 p.m.
5 Flower Education, 9 a.m.
8 Birding 101, 9 a.m.

Live theater

Playhouse 1960
6814 Gant Road, Houston

Sept. 14-15, 21-22
“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jr.” 3 p.m. $10-$12.

Sept. 13-14, 20-21, 27-29
“Proof.” 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21.

By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.