Klein ISD seat belt check, H-E-B opening and other things to know this week in Spring and Klein, April 16-20

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A new H-E-B location will open this week on FM 2920, and a nonprofit will join with Klein ISD police officers to perform seat belt checks at two KISD high schools this week in Spring and Klein.

Seat belt checks, April 16-17

Klein ISD police officers and members of The Kailee Mills Foundation will conduct courtesy seat belt checks as students leave Klein Collins High School on Monday and Klein Oak High School on Tuesday. The Kailee Mills Foundation seeks to educate people on the importance of safe driving and seat belt use. The nonprofit was formed in 2017 after the death of Klein Collins High School student Kailee Mills in a car accident. She was not wearing a seat belt when she was ejected from the car. www.kaileemillsfoundation.org

Learn coping tips as a caregiver, April 17-May 22

The education series “Feeling Stretched as a Caregiver?” provides caregivers with information on stress reduction, improving self-confidence and communication. The series takes place over six Tuesdays. A fee covers the cost of the materials. Preregistration is required for this class. 9:30-11 a.m. $30. Northwoods Presbyterian Church, 3320 FM 1960 W., Houston. 281-444-8861. www.northwoods.org

New H-E-B opening at Gosling Road and FM 2920, April 18

A new H-E-B grocery store located at 5251 FM 2920, Spring, will open on April 18. The 105,000-square-foot store will offer grocery items, organic products and curbside pickup. The grocery store’s fuel station is already open for business. 800-432-3113. www.heb.com

County attorney attends government affairs meeting, April 18

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan is the guest speaker at the monthly meeting hosted by the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 3920 FM 1960 W., Houston. 281-440-4160. www.houstonnwchamber.org

LSC-University Park offers adjunct career fair, April 19

The event will provide future employees a chance to learn more about LSC-University Park. University Park offers a variety of academic transfer degrees and workforce and career training programs. Employment opportunities are for the following disciplines: science, criminal justice, speech, government, drama, Spanish and math. Positions include face-to-face, online and hybrid class-types. 4-7 p.m. Free. LSC-University Park, Energy & Manufacturing Institute, 20515 Hwy. 249, Houston. www.lonestar.edu/universitypark

Public safety forum planned, April 19

Law enforcement officials discuss issues facing Harris County at this monthly meeting hosted by the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Free. Champions Emergency Services District, 127380 Champion Forest Drive, Houston. 281-580-2510. www.houstonnwchamber.org

Golf for Hope event benefits center, April 20

The first golf tournament to benefit 1960 Hope Center includes a silent auction, raffle and lunch. The 1960 Hope Center opened in 2016 to offer services to homeless individuals, such as shelter, restrooms, showers and laundry. 12:30 p.m. $125 (individual player), $500 (foursome). Gleannloch Pines Golf Club, 19393 Champion Forest Drive, Spring. 832-965-5511. www.1960hopecenter.com

Northwest Assistance Ministries CEO retires

Northwest Assistance Ministries held its volunteer appreciation luncheon on April 12, where it also recognized former CEO Carole Little who recently retired after 17 years with the nonprofit. www.namonline.org

Editor’s note: The time of the government affairs forum on April 18 was updated to 11:30 a.m-1 p.m.

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Zac Ezzone
Zac Ezzone began his career as a journalist in northeast Ohio, where he freelanced for a statewide magazine and local newspaper. In April 2017, he moved from Ohio to Texas to join Community Impact Newspaper. He works as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition where he covers issues within local school districts and Harris County.
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