Brunch and Bubbly, Fort Bend County Fair: Things to do in September, October



SEPTEMBER








07: Run for a good cause


The Togetherness Trot, Kaylee Strong 5K Walk & Run aims to bring awareness to ovarian cancer, especially in young girls. 7:45 a.m.-noon. $35. Brazos River Park, 18427 Hwy. 59, Sugar Land.www.runsignup.com/race/tx/sugarland/kayleestrong5k








07: Do brunch and bubbly


Sugar Land Town Square


Enjoy restaurant samples and entertainment as part of the Art of Wining and Dining: Brunch & Bubbly event. 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. $10-$25 (Brunch & Bubbly tickets), free (children under age 12). Sugar Land Town Square, 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land. 281-242-2000. www.sugarlandtownsquare.com







09: Golf for students


The Fort Bend Education Foundation hosts its annual Back to School Scramble presented by Schlumberger. The foundation provides grants for innovative classroom projects and to help new teachers set up their classrooms. The entry fee includes breakfast, golf and cart, beverages, a lunch reception and a special gift. 7 a.m.-4 p.m. $275-$1,500. Sweetwater Country Club, 4400 Palm Royale Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-634-1111. www.fortbendisd.com/foundation







09: Learn job search tips


Experienced business coaches share resources for successfully searching for a new job and techniques for interviews. Topics include resumes, networking and employer research. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Missouri City Branch Library, 1530 Texas Parkway, Missouri City. 281-238-2100. www.fortbend.lib.tx.us








21: Make flowery food


Sugar Land branch library


Professional food carver Sucharee Yossunthorn discusses Thai fruit carving and demonstrates how to use a knife to turn fruits and vegetables into flowers and garnishes. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Sugar Land Branch Library, 550 Eldridge Road, Sugar Land. 281-238-2140. www.fortbend.lib.tx.us








21: Search for fossils


Houston Museum of Science


Attendees to the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land can help find fossils in 1,000 pounds of red Permian dirt from the museum’s dig site. 9 a.m.-noon. $9-$12. Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land, 13016 University Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-313-2277. www.hmns.org/hmns-at-sugar-land







24: Join a book talk


Fort Bend County librarian Elizabeth Bullard from the Sienna Branch Library leads a book talk in Missouri City on the last Tuesday of each month. Reserve a spot and receive the list of books for upcoming meetings. 10-11 a.m. Free. Recreation and Tennis Center, 2701 Cypress Point Drive, Missouri City. 281-403-8637. www.missouricitytx.gov







26: Have a game night


Children in fourth through eighth grade can show off their skills at classic board games and video games. Snacks and drinks are provided. 5:30-6:40 p.m. Free. Sienna Branch Library, 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd., Missouri City.
281-238-2900. www.fortbend.lib.tx.us








Fort Bend County Fair, 4310 Hwy. 36 S., Rosenberg


281-342-6171


www.fortbendcountyfair.com


10 a.m.-midnight


$15 for adults


$5 for children ages 6-11


free for children under age 5


September


27 Hayden Baker


Wade Bowen


28 Southern County Line


Tribute to George  Strait & Alan Jackson


29 Beatriz Gonzalez


Mariachi Autlan


Lucky Joe


Las Fenix


Michael Salgado


October


02 Bag of Donuts


04 Robert Ray


Neal McCoy


05 David Lewis


Jody Booth


06 Jake Hooker




By Christine Hall
Christine Hall joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2018, and covers Missouri City and Fort Bend ISD. She previously reported on health care innovation for the Texas Medical Center, was a freelancer, and held various news roles at the Houston Business Journal.


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