CISD, MISD consider property reappraisals after Harvey, documentary screening: 4 things to know in Conroe and Montgomery this week, Oct. 16-20

This week Conroe ISD and Montgomery ISD boardmembers meet for their regularly scheduled meetings. Here is what is happening this week, Sept. 25-29:


1. Conroe ISD Board of Trustees meet Oct. 17
CISD Board of Trustees gather on Tuesday evening to consider numerous agenda items, including a resolution property reappraisals for properties damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Tuesday’s meeting is the second time the agenda item has been on the district’s agenda, but it was thrown out during the Sept. 20 meeting after some discussion from board members. Click here to view the full agenda. 6 p.m. Deane L. Sadler Administration Building, 3205 W. Davis St., Conroe. 936-709-7752. www.conroeisd.net





2. Montgomery ISD Board of Trustees meet Oct. 17
MISD Board of Trustees gather on Tuesday evening to consider various agenda items, including a resolution approving reappraisals for properties damaged by Harvey. Attendees are also invited to address the board during the consent agenda. Click here to view the full agenda. 7 p.m. MISD District Office Building, 13159 Walden Road, Montgomery. 936-276-2000. www.misd.org





3. Screening of Sandy Hook Elementary School documentary on Oct. 19
Plymouth United Church of Christ and Mom's Demand Action host a free screening of the documentary “Newtown,” on Thursday evening in Spring. The Sundance Film Festival award-winning documentary chronicles the aftermath of the Dec. 4, 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. The public can attend a reception prior to the screening, where producer and director Kim Snyder will also attend. A Q&A with Snyder will commence following the movie. 6:30 p.m. (reception); 7:30 p.m. (screening). Plymouth UCC, 5927 Louetta, Spring.





4. Celebrate 50 years with Bridgewood Farms on Oct. 20
Bridgewood Farms, a nonprofit organization serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, celebrates its 50th anniversary in Montgomery County at a luncheon on Friday morning. The organization offers programs for individuals with special needs, such as social and recreational activities, adult continuing education and pre-vocational training. The 50th anniversary luncheon features a live auction and guest speakers. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $50 (individual tickets); $250-$5,000 (sponsorships). Lakeside Room in April Sound Country Club, 1000 April Sound Blvd., Montgomery. www.bridgewoodfarms.org


By Kelly Schafler

Managing editor, South Houston

Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.