To-do list: Events and things to do in Spring, Klein Dec. 10-Jan. 13

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of December and January


Dec. 10

See Klein ISD board of trustees members sworn in


Newly elected Klein ISD board of trustees officials are sworn in at the regularly scheduled board meeting in December. Julie Benes defeated incumbent Steve Szymczak for Position 4 in the Nov. 6 election, and Chris Todd won Position 3. Ronnie Anderson ran unopposed for
Position 5 and retained his seat. 7 p.m. Free. Klein ISD board room, 7200 Spring Cypress Road, Spring. 832-249-4000. www.kleinisd.net







Dec. 12

Enhance professional skills at chamber seminar


LiftFund Houston’s Young Professionals Network and the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce present the fourth in a series of seminars. Participants learn about government markets, marketing strategies and loan applications. 3-5 p.m. $15. Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce, 3920 FM 1960, Ste. 120, Houston.
281-440-4160. www.bit.ly/GovtWork







Dec. 17, 18

Attend a performance by Spring ISD students


Spring ISD performing and visual arts students showcase their talents to the public in this event. On the first night, theater and choir students will perform. The second night includes performances by the band and dance students. 6-9 p.m. Free. Spring Baptist Church, 1027 Spring Cypress Road, Spring. 281-891-6126. www.springisd.org







Dec. 19

Take the kids to a lakeside library for story, craft


Participants can join a staff naturalist for a nature-themed activity at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve at the facility’s outdoor classroom near Marshall Lake. 9:30 a.m.-noon. Free. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve, 20215 Chasewood Park Drive, Houston. 713-274-4299. www.hcp4.net/kmp







Dec. 31

Rock and roll at concert inspired by the 1950s


Cypress Creek Foundation for the Arts and Community Enrichment presents “One Night in Memphis,” a concert that takes the audience back to when Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash gathered for a session in Memphis. 8 p.m. $45-$75. Cypress Ridge High School, 7900 N. Eldridge Parkway, Houston. 281-440-4850. www.cypresscreekface.org








Jan. 19

Sample wine to benefit Harvey-damaged church


Attendees taste six wines with food samples. Proceeds benefit St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church. Attendees should register by Jan. 6. 6:30 p.m. $50.
St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church, 7810 Cypresswood Drive, Spring.
832-373-7617. www.silcc.org







Live theater

Stageworks Theatre
10760 Grant Road, Houston
281-587-6100
www.stageworkshouston.org


Dec. 14-16 “A Christmas Carol.” 7:30 p.m. (Fri., Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $17-$32. Performances at Lone Star College-CyFair, 9191 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress


Playhouse 1960
6814 Gant Road, Houston
281-587-8243
www.ph1960.com


Dec. 14-22 “Disney’s Newsies: The Musical.” 8 p.m. (Fri., Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21.







Holiday events

December
12-16
Champion Forest Baptist Church holds its Christmas Spectacular show. 7 p.m. (Wed.-Sun.), 3 p.m. (Sat.-Sun.). $6-$15. Champion Forest Baptist Church, 15555 Stuebner Airline Road, Houston. 844-885-1995. www.championforest.org


15 Texas Master Chorale presents a Christmas concert. 7:30 p.m. Prices vary. John Wesley UMC, 5830 Bermuda Dunes Drive, Houston. 281-440-4850. www.texasmasterchorale.org




By Eva Vigh
Eva Vigh joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2018 as a reporter for Spring and Klein. Prior to this position, she covered upstream oil and gas news for a drilling contractors' association.