Fishing, climbing and painting: 5 things to do in the Spring and Klein area this weekend, Aug. 23-25

InSPIRE Rock Indoor Climbing will celebrate Global Climbing Day Aug. 24.

InSPIRE Rock Indoor Climbing will celebrate Global Climbing Day Aug. 24.

Whether you want to paint an art car, go fishing or practice yoga for free, here are a few things to do in Spring and Klein this weekend, Aug. 23-25.


1. Create a custom doormat
Aug. 23
The Sweetporium and Irish Accents will host a do-it-yourself doormat painting workshop. The event is BYOB, and participants age 15-17 must be accompanied by an adult. Supplies are provided in the event fee, and reservations can be made in advance. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $21. The Sweetporium, 3930 Louetta Road, Ste. C, Spring. 832-764-0396. www.thesweetporium.com





2. Go fishing
Aug. 24
Harris County Precinct 4 will host a Family Fish Camp, during which experts will share information on fishing knots; rules and regulations; fish identification; angler ethics; and water and boat safety. During the first half of the day, participants will rotate through various stations, and following lunch, families will get to try out their new fishing skills. Equipment and bait will be provided, and reservations are required. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve, 20215 Chasewood Park Drive, Houston. 713-274-4299. www.hcp4.net





3. Paint an art car
Aug. 24
Thistle Draftshop and Saint Arnold Brewing Company will host a do-it-yourself art car-painting night during which participants can help paint an art car while enjoying Saint Arnold’s Art Car IPA and Root Beer. 5-8 p.m. Free. Thistle Draftshop, 5210 FM 2920, Ste. 100, Spring. 832-823-0194. www.thistledraftshop.com





4. Celebrate Global Climbing Day
Aug. 24
InSPIRE Rock Indoor Climbing & Team Building Center will celebrate Global Climbing Day by offering free top rope belay classes and harness rentals Aug. 24. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Free. InSPIRE Rock Indoor Climbing & Team Building Center, 403 E. Louetta Road, Spring. 281-288-7625. www.inspirerock.com





5. Practice yoga for free
Aug. 25
Topgolf and Spring Yoga will host a free, indoor yoga session for yogis of all levels. The event is open for attendees at least 18 years of age and older, and attendees will need to bring a yoga mat. All participants will receive a $10 Topgolf coupon, and will have the chance to win door prizes. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Topgolf, 560 Spring Park Center Blvd., Spring. 832-200-0106. www.topgolf.com/us/houston-north


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By Hannah Zedaker

Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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