4 things to do in The Woodlands this weekend, Nov. 11-13

The Woodlands is busy with activities to partake in this weekend, Nov. 11-13. Here are just a few to consider adding to your weekend plans.

Nov. 11-13
‘The Boy Friend’

This family-friendly musical, presented by The John Cooper School’s performing arts department, takes place in the French Riviera during the 1920s. The musical was written originally by Sandy Wilson in the early 1950s and had a brief stint as the third-longest running musical in Broadway history. 7 p.m. (Nov. 11-12), 2 p.m. (Nov. 12-13). $10 (students and seniors), $20 (adults). Glenn Performing Arts, The John Cooper School, 1 John Cooper Drive, The Woodlands. 281-367-0900. www.coopertickets.org

Nov. 11
The Woodlands Township Veterans Day tribute

This Veterans Day event includes musical performances, keynote speaker Brigadier General Brevet Constance C. McNabb and a care package drop-off center. Recommended care package products include items, such as K-Cups, beef jerky, protein bars, toiletry items and iTunes gift cards. A comprehensive list of recommended care package items can be found online. 4:30 p.m. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.woodlandstownship-tx.gov

Children's Festival The 21st annual Children's Festival will take place at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Nov. 12-13.[/caption]

Nov. 12-13
Children’s Festival

This 21st annual event takes place at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, offering entertainment for all ages. Featured entertainers this year include Imagination Movers and Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live. Other activities include performers on multiple stages and character meet and greets. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Nov. 12), noon-5 p.m. (Nov. 13). $8 (advance), $10 (at the door). The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. 281-364-3010. www.woodlandscenter.org

Nov. 12
3R Bazaar

This free annual event celebrates America Recycles Day by offering a variety of eco-friendly activities. The bazaar allow residents to recycle items, such as alkaline batteries, used dental products, eyeglasses and clothing, for repurposing. The Woodlands Grassroots Environmental Education Network will also sell rain barrels as well as other unique items from their Buy Recycled Boutique. On-site paper shredding services and compost classes will also be offered. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Parks, Recreation and Environmental Services Department, 8203 Millennium Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3800. www.woodlandstownship-tx.gov
By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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