Here are a few events happening in the Spring and Klein area throughout June and July.
June 11-July 11
Potter’s Wheel Gift Gallery’s Camp Clay teaches children how to create their own pottery. Week-long camps run throughout the summer, and each camp has a different theme, ranging from llamas and unicorns to “I love Texas.” Times vary. $225 (per week). Potter’s Wheel, 106 Vintage Park Blvd., Houston. 281-537-8447. www.giftedpotter.com
June 11, 18, 24 and July 1
Get fit for free
Adults ages 16 and older can participate in a free fitness class held every Tuesday during the summer. The class consists of barre, high-intensity interval training and body weight training. Each class is a little different. 7:30 p.m. Free. The Moriah Davis School of the Arts, 100 Cypresswood Drive, Ste. 1440, Spring. 832-447-9532.
Learn from women business leaders
Women on a Mission to Earn Commission-Spring hosts an educational coffee talk featuring Carolyn Gray, a personal development strategist with Zircon Consulting, who shares information on practicing proper business etiquette. 9 a.m. Free (admission), $15 (for breakfast option). Augusta Pines Golf Club, 18 Augusta Pines Drive, Spring. 281-290-1900. www.woamtec.com
Shop, wine and dine at local festival
Shoppers can enjoy discounts and samples of food and drink at Old Town Spring’s Food and Drink Fest. Participating shops include The Teacher Creature Store, Fun Gifts and Treasures, Ellen’s Cafe, Susy’s Stuff and Trilogy Brew.
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Old Town Spring, 315 Gentry St., Ste. A1, Spring. 282-353-9310. www.oldtownspring.com
Support anti-human trafficking efforts
Attend a benefit concert to help fight human trafficking. The Christian concert, performed by Without Shelter, is for all ages and includes worship, hip-hop and rock music. Proceeds benefit Hands of Justice, a Christian-based anti-trafficking group. 4-8 p.m. $15. St. Timothy’s Anglican Church, 6819 Louetta Road, Spring. 281-255-4111. www.sttimothysanglican.org
Get a health screening
Life Line Screening offers a five-test package to check the risk of stroke, cardiovascular disease and other chronic conditions. Preregistration is required. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Screening packages start at $149; single tests start at $70. Hochziet Hall, 427 Gentry St., Spring. 844-591-7170. www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle
File for November elections
June 20 is the deadline to post notice of candidate filing for November elections. Spring, Klein and Cy-Fair ISDs will hold elections in early November for various board of trustees positions.
Bring children to Old Town Spring
Old Town Spring hosts Kidsfest, a family-friendly event that includes train rides, face painting and other activities. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Old Town Spring, 315 Gentry St., Ste. A1, Spring. 282-353-9310. www.oldtownspring.com
Crack a cold one and watch bowhunting
Support Backcountry Hunters & Anglers by enjoying an archery shoot and watching bowhunting films on the big screen. Guests may bring their own beer. 4-9:30 p.m. $8-$50. The Bow Zone/Texas Archery, 5833 Treaschwig Road, Spring. 281-443-0066. www.thebowzone.com
Attend safety event
Klein Volunteer Fire Department hosts a community safety day featuring a dunk tank, spray prop, face painting, truck displays and an inflatable house. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Klein High School, 16715 Stuebner Airline Road, Spring. 281-607-4660. www.kleinfire.org
Raise money for Houston Fire Department
Support Houston Fire Department personnel who were laid off after the implementation of Proposition B by attending a layoff relief benefit, which includes an auction, food and raffles. Should layoffs not occur, the event will proceed as planned, and donations will be given to a reputable charity. 1 p.m. Free. Big Texas Spring, 19959 Holzwarth Road, Spring. 281-353-8898. www.bigtexassaloon.com
North American Diving Dogs hosts its Splash Paws Independence Day Splash, a four-day dock diving trail with 14 total distance splashes and four air retrieval splashes. Dogs must have a total of three jumps to qualify for the finals. Rosettes are awarded for the finals as well as new titles. 9 a.m. $20-$25. Animal Crackers Boarding and Grooming, 6741 Klein Cemetery Road, Spring. 281-379-3647. www.animalcrackersbg.com
6814 Gant Road, Houston
“A Catered Affair.” 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21.