High school musicals, community theater and a big band: Things to do this weekend in Spring and Klein, Feb. 2-4

Cypress Creek FACE presents the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra on Feb. 3.

Cypress Creek FACE presents the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra on Feb. 3.

Several Klein ISD high schools are finishing up their spring musical productions this weekend, Spring ISD presents a Renaissance-themed dinner with music and registration is open for a community track club. Here is a list of some of the family-friendly activities happening this weekend in Spring and Klein.


'Little Shop of Horrors' performance, Feb. 1-3
Klein Collins High School presents the musical "Little Shop of Horrors" for its final weekend performance.
3-7 p.m. (Thu.-Sat.), 2 p.m. (Sat.). $12. Klein Collins High School, 20811 Ella Blvd., Spring. www.kleincollinsdrama.org





See 'Annie' at Klein Cain High School, Feb. 1-3
Klein ISD's newest high school presents "Annie" in its final weekend. 3-7 p.m. (Feb. 1-3). $12. Klein Cain High School, 10201 Spring Cypress Road, Houston. www.kleincaintheatre.net





Final performance of 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' at Klein Forest High School, Feb. 2
Klein Forest High School holds its final spring performance of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame."
3-7 p.m. (Fri.). $15. Klein Forest High School, 11400 Misty Valley Drive, Houston. www.kleinforestdrama.org





Klein Oak High School presents 'Big Fish' musical, Feb. 2-3
Klein Oak High School students present the musical "Big Fish" in its final weekend.
5-7 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.). $12. Klein Oak High School, 22603 Northcrest Drive, Spring. www.kotheatre.org





Westfield High School holds Renaissance Dinner, Feb. 2-3

The Westfield High School Mustang Madrigal Minstrels debut the Boar’s Head Feast Renaissance Dinner, featuring history, language, culture and music of the medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods.


The dinner and performance feature the newly formed Mustang Madrigal Minstrels, costumed in 14th- and 15th-century attire. The event includes a five-course meal, a theatrical farce with a Valentine’s Day theme and a concert.


7 p.m. $30 (reservations required). Westfield High School, 16713 Ella Blvd., Houston. 281-891-7227. www.springisd.org







Stageworks Theatre presents 'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,' Feb. 2-4
Stageworks Theatre presents a performance of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” 7:30 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.).$19-$31. 10760 Grant Road, Houston. 281-587-6100. www.stageworkshouston.org





Playhouse 1960 holds 'The Dixie Swim Club' performance, Feb. 2-4
Playhouse 1960 hosts a performance of “The Dixie Swim Club” this weekend. 8 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.).$15-$18. 6814 Gant Road, Houston. 281-587-8234. www.playhouse1960.com





Registration and orientation breakfast set for Northwest Flyers Track Club, Feb. 3
The Northwest Flyers Youth Track Club celebrates its 31st anniversary season with its annual free registration and orientation breakfast for all boys and girls  interested in joining for the 2018 track season.

The event is an opportunity for youth athletes to register for the 2018 spring/summer track season and to meet the Northwest Flyers coaches, staff, and other new and returning athletes. The event is highlighted by a special presentation from a member of the USA Track & Field Olympic organization. All athletes and parents who wish to join the Northwest Flyers must attend the orientation.

The Northwest Flyers Track Club is for children ages 6-18. It is affiliated with USATF, which provides a full program of sanctioned track events such as sprints, hurdles, middle distance, distance and relays. It provides sanctioned field events such as long jump, triple jump, high jump, pole vault, shot put, discus and javelin.

For additional information on the Northwest Flyers Track Club, visit the team website. 8:30 a.m. Free. Cypress Creek Christian Community Center, 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring. 832-725-4754. www.northwestflyers.org





Project WILD workshop focuses on wildlife and ecosystem education, Feb. 3
Project WILD is a six-hour training workshop for educators held by Texas Parks & Wildlife. Activities are adaptable for all grade levels, integrated with core subject curricula, with credit available for teachers. Anyone who works with children, including teachers, home-schoolers, informal educators and scout leaders is welcome. Lunch is not included. An optional $5 supply fee will be collected at the door to cover snacks and workshop supplies.  Scholarships are available. Please email Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve staff at [email protected] if you are interested in a scholarship. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $35 (pre-registration). CHI-St. Luke's Hospital-The Vintage, 20171 Chasewood Park Drive, Houston. 713-274-4299. www.tpwd.texas.gov/calendar/education/project-wild-workshop-33





Cypress Creek FACE presents Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Feb. 3
Cypress Creek Foundation for the Arts and Cultural Enrichment is holding events at alternate locations this year because its performance space on Cypresswood Drive was damaged by flooding. This performance features the famous big-band dance band, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra. 8 p.m. $35-$65. Cypress Ridge High School, 7900 N. Eldridge Parkway, Houston. 281-440-4850. www.cypresscreekface.org





Watch the Super Bowl with local sports fans, Feb. 4
Many restaurants and bars in Spring and Klein will tune in to watch Super Bowl LII at 5:30 p.m. Here are a few local establishments planning to watch the game.


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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