July 8, 29 and Aug. 8
Attend a local school board meeting, workshop
The Klein ISD board of trustees has a meeting July 8 at 6 p.m. and a workshop July 29 at 6 p.m. Central Office Board Room, 7200 Spring Cypress Road, Klein. 832-249-4000. www.kleinisd.net.
The Spring ISD board of trustees has a work session Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. Gordon M. Anderson Leadership Center, 16717 Ella Blvd., Houston. 281-891-6000. www.springisd.org.
The Cy-Fair ISD board of trustees has a work session Aug. 8 at 6 p.m. CFISD Instructional Support Center Board Room, 10300 Jones Road, Houston. 281-897-4000. www.cfisd.net
Go paddling at Lake Marshall
Attendees can join Harris County Precinct 4’s Trails As Parks staff for boats and bobbers in an evening of canoeing and fishing on Lake Marshall. Canoes, paddles, fishing poles, bait and life jackets are provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 4-8 p.m. Free. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve, 20215 Chasewood Park Drive, Houston. 713-755-6444. www.hcp4.net
July 19 and August 5
Watch a movie
Harris County Precinct 4 hosts an outdoor screening of “Frozen” at Collins Park on July 19, while “Lilo & Stitch” will be screened at Pundt Park on Aug. 5. 7 p.m. Free. Collins Park, 6727 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. Pundt Park, 4129 Spring Creek Drive, Spring. 713-755-6444. www.hcp4.net
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing by stargazing, attending a space-themed silent disco July 20 or visiting a planetarium. Times vary. Free. CityPlace Springwoods Village, 1250 Lake Plaza Drive, Spring. 713-840-2700. www.springwoodsvillage.com/LunarStaycation
Attend a parenting, young adults conference
Parents Helping Parents is a one-day conference for parents, young adults and high school juniors and seniors geared to better equip both parents and students for life and academic success. Sessions include “Am I Ready for Adulthood,” “Emotional Wellness and Mental Health,” “Career and Technical Education” and “Money Management for Students.” The conference includes lunch, door prizes and Upward scholarships. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Fallbrook Church, 12512 Walters Road, Houston. 281-444-2733. www.fallbrookchurch.org
Swim at Texas Fest
Attendees can spend the day enjoying live music on the wave pool concert stage at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor SplashTown. 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. $34.99-$49.99. 21300 I-45 N., Spring. 281-355-3300. www.sixflags.com
Attend Old West Melodrama
Old West Melodrama performs a family-friendly melodrama entitled “Nickers in a Twist” on Friday and Saturday evenings Aug. 2-17. Dinner and a pre-show begin at 7 p.m. and children younger than age 5 receive free admission. 8 p.m. $13-$19. Puffabelly’s Depot Restaurant, 100 Main St., Spring. 713-364-9190. www.oldwestmelodrama.com
Shop at a bridal exhibit in Old Town Spring
The first annual White Party in Old Town Spring features a series of events including a cookoff, a bride-to-be trunk show, live entertainment, shopping, contests and giveaways. The party is followed by an after-party hosted by Prohibition Texas and Black House Cigars. Noon-8 p.m. Price TBA. Hochzeit Hall, 427 Gentry St., Spring. 832-992-3896. www.bridesofthewoodlands.com
Play golf for a cause
A golf tournament benefits Be An Angel, a nonprofit that supports families with ill or impaired children. The two-day tournament includes raffles, gift cards, special guest appearances, prizes and dinner both nights. The tournament is held at Raveneaux Country Club on Aug. 9 and at Bentwater Golf Club on Aug. 10. 1-9 p.m. $300. Raveneaux Country Club, 9415 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 281-219-3313. www.beanangel.org
6814 Gant Road, Houston
July 19-Aug. 4
“Be More Chill.” 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21.
10760 Grant Road, Houston
July 19-Aug. 11
“Mamma Mia!” 7:30 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $17-$28.
Barbara Bush Branch Library
6817 Cypresswood Drive, Spring
9 Opera To Go, 3 p.m.
11 NASA at My Library, 3 p.m.
16 Star Wars Party, 3 p.m.