School dedication and a new restaurant: 5 things to know in Spring and Klein this week, Oct. 16-20

The dedication of Klein Cain High School will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 18.

The dedication of Klein Cain High School will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 18.

An open house and dedication for Klein Cain High School is set for Wednesday, and several community meetings are scheduled this week in Spring and Klein.


1. Spring ISD holds its regular meeting Tuesday night
The SISD board of trustees holds its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at 16717 Ella Blvd., Houston. Among the items on the agenda are the adoption of the 2017 tax rate and a public hearing for the targeted elements for Dekaney High School and Clark Intermediate School improvement plans. Copies of the agenda can be found at www.springisd.org.





2. Klein ISD dedicates a new high school building Wednesday
The dedication of the new Klein Cain High School  begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday and includes an open house. The school is located at 10201 Spring Cypress Road, Spring. www.kleinisd.net





3. Tarka Indian Kitchen plans Wednesday opening in Springwoods Village
Tarka Indian Kitchen will open Oct. 18 at 2168 Spring Stuebner Road, Ste. 290, Spring. This will be the eatery’s second Houston area location, and it will serve traditional Indian dishes such as Tikka Masala, samosas, curries and kabobs. www.tarkaindiankitchen.com





4. Community meeting will address nuisance buildings
Representatives from local law enforcement and government meet with the community to discuss nuisance properties at Cypress Creek Christian Church, 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 832-443-5955.





5. Documentary film screening planned Thursday
Plymouth United Church and Moms Demand Action host a screening of the award-winning documentary "Newtown," which focuses on the Sandy Hook school shooting that took place Dec. 14, 2012. Attendees can share questions with the producer and director, Kim Snyder, who will be in attendance. 6:30 p.m. Free. 5927 Louetta Road, Spring, 281-251-8147. www.plymouthunited.org


By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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