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
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.
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
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
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
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.
10760 Grant Road, Houston
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
6814 Gant Road, Houston
Dec. 14-22 “Disney’s Newsies: The Musical.” 8 p.m. (Fri., Sat.), 3 p.m. (Sun.). $18-$21.
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