Enjoy art, music, see old-fashioned melodrama on stage: 4 things to do in Spring and Klein, Feb. 16-18

Residents can learn about fishing at a Harris County park event on Saturday.

Residents can learn about fishing at a Harris County park event on Saturday.

With temperatures beginning to rise again, springtime activities are starting up in Spring and Klein. This weekend residents can view art at various locations in Old Town Spring or step out of the area to visit a Harris County Precinct 4 park for a day of fishing. Here are a few ideas to get the weekend moving.


Old West Melodrama returns to Old Town Spring, Feb. 16-17
The Old West Melodrama theater company performs "The Insurance Man Cometh" at Puffabelly's Depot Restaurant in Old Town Spring. Attendees are required to purchase a meal. 7 p.m. (dinner). 8 p.m. (show). $14-$19. 100 Main St., Spring. 713-364-9190. www.oldwestmelodrama.com





Enjoy live jazz and Reggae Fest, Feb. 16-17
Marium Echo and The Analog Village perform at Buy the Glass Wine Bar and Lounge on Friday night, and the venue hosts the Reggae Fest and Soca Day Party Saturday.

8-11 p.m. (Fri), 4 p.m.-midnight (Sat.). $15 (Fri.), $25 (Sat.). Buy the Glass Wine Bar and Lounge, 19620 Kuykendahl Road, Ste. 140, Spring. 832-540-6313. www.facebook.com/buytheglasswinebar






WORTH THE TRIP: Go fishing at Jones Park, Feb. 17
Join a staff naturalist and fishing instructor certified by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for an introduction to fishing. The course includes instruction on the different types of tackle, rods and reels. Participants can test their skills fishing in Spring Creek. Participants must provide their own tackle, bait, and sack lunch. Ages 6 and up. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Jesse H. Jones Park, 20634 Kenswick Drive, Humble. 281-446-8588. www.hcp4.net/community/parks/jones





Visit the monthly art walk in Old Town Spring, Feb. 17
Participating galleries and stores in Old Town Spring hold events with artists, wine and food on the third Saturday of each month. 5-9 p.m. Free. Various locations in Old Town Spring. 281-353-9310. www.oldtownspring.com


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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