WEEKLY ROUNDUP: 6 things to know this week in Tomball and Magnolia, Sept. 4-9

The annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival features nature walks, talks by experts, tips to attract hummingbirds, games and activities.

The annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival features nature walks, talks by experts, tips to attract hummingbirds, games and activities.

Events taking place in Tomball and Magnolia this week include Raising Cane's grand opening, a 5K race, car show and more.


Tuesday, Sept. 4
Attend Tomball City Council
Tomball City Council meets at 6 p.m. for a regular meeting. Council members are expected to adopt the city's budget for fiscal year 2018-19. View the meeting agenda here. 401 Market St., Tomball. www.tomballtx.gov





Tuesday, Sept. 4
Celebrate Raising Cane's grand opening
Raising Cane's opens its Magnolia location on Tuesday at 6730 FM 1488, Magnolia. View more grand opening details here: www.facebook.com/events/1859236220824856






Saturday, Sept. 8
Learn about hummingbirds
The annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival features nature walks, talks by experts, tips to attract hummingbirds, games and activities. Free.
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Kleb Woods Nature Center, 20303 Draper Road, Tomball.
281-357-5324.
www.pct3.com





Saturday, Sept. 8
Take part in a 5K
Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation Center hosts its first “Run Wild, Run Free” 5K with face painting, a bounce house, raffle prizes and a chance to meet animals. 7 a.m. (check-in). $25 (child), $35 (age 13 and older), $125 (team). Burroughs Park, 9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball. 713-468-8972. www.twrcwildlifecenter.org





Saturday, Sept. 8-Sunday, Sept. 9
Apply to work at the Texas Renaissance Festival
The two-day job fair is held at the Texas Renaissance Festival grounds in Todd Mission. Vendors will be interviewing for hundreds of positions, including food and merchandise sales, food preparation, games and rides. Accepted applicants must work nine consecutive weekends, dress in costume and learn the King's English. The festival requires more than 4,000 positions for its festival season. The festival runs Sept. 29-Nov. 25. 9 a.m.-early afternoon (Sat.-Sun.). 21778 FM 1774, Todd Mission. www.texrenfest.com/job-faire 






Sunday, Sept. 9
Attend an exotic car show
The Houston Exotic Auto Festival displays cars from automakers around the world as well as exotic cars and automotive vendors. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
$28 (admission and parking). Haras Hacienda, 26427 Peden Road, Magnolia.
www.houstonexoticautofestival.com


By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball/Magnolia & Conroe/Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball/Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.