Old West Melodrama returns to Old Town Spring, Feb. 23-24
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
Nature educator workshops at Big Stone Lodge, Feb. 24
The Arbor Day Foundation, Dimensions Educational Research Foundation and Mercer Botanic Gardens present two Nature Explore workshops designed to help children reconnect with nature. Advance registration is required. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $40. Big Stone Lodge, 709 Riley Fuzzel Road, Spring. 713-274-4160. www.natureexplore.org/workshops/educator-workshops
Learn winter woods orienteering, Feb. 24
Worth the trip: Enjoy the winter forest in a Harris County Precinct 4 park and learn to follow an off-trail course using a compass. Participants must provide their own compass. The program is for ages 8 and up. Reservations are required.
10 a.m.-noon. Free. Jesse H. Jones Park, 20634 Kenswick Drive, Humble. 281-446-8588. www.hcp4.net/community/parks/jones
Senior living facility hosts open house, Feb. 24
Avanti Senior Living of Augusta Pines hosts an open house with tours available for visitors to learn more about the senior living community. Prizes and children's activities are available at the event. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. 24520 Community Center Drive, Spring. 281-205-2600. www.avanti-si.com
See 'Madagascar' musical for kids, Feb. 24-25
Playhouse 1960 presents "Madagascar, a Musical Aventure" on its youth stage. 3 p.m. $8-$10. Playhouse 1960, 6814 Gant Road, Houston. www.playhouse1960.com
Mattress fundraiser benefits booster club, Feb. 25
The second annual Klein Collins High School Band Booster Mattress Fundraiser provides an opportunity for attendees to purchase a mattress with a discount of $50 off any set over $299. Proceeds benefit the booster club program.
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Klein Collins High School, 20811 Ella Blvd., Spring. http://bit.ly/Beds4Klein2