9 events to do in Tomball, Magnolia in April

The Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation hosts its 15th annual golf tournament, a memorial scholarship fund supporting Magnolia ISD seniors on April 16. (Courtesy Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation)
The Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation hosts its 15th annual golf tournament, a memorial scholarship fund supporting Magnolia ISD seniors on April 16. (Courtesy Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation)

The Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation hosts its 15th annual golf tournament, a memorial scholarship fund supporting Magnolia ISD seniors on April 16. (Courtesy Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation)

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On April 2, the Wilderness Campground & Community will host a fish fry event in which attendees can purchase fish fry baskets. (Courtesy Wilderness Campground & Community)
Here are a few events to mark on the calendar this month.

April 2: Eat fried fish

The Wilderness Campground hosts a Good Friday Fish Fry, where attendees can purchase $10 fish baskets or preorder online for $5. The event features a jungle gym, tetherball and other activities for children. 5-7:30 p.m. 14320 FM 1488, Magnolia. 832-725-4098. www.battlecryministries.org

April 3: Attend an Easter egg hunt

Redeemer Church will host a grand opening event to celebrate the November opening of a new building located on Baker Drive in Tomball. The celebration will feature tours of the new facility as well as food, bounce houses and an Easter egg hunt. Bruce Hillegeist, Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce president, will conduct the opening ceremony ribbon-cutting event. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Redeemer Church, 730 Baker Drive, Tomball. 281-374-1700. www.makingmuchofjesus.org


April 9: Have a movie night under the stars

Precinct 4 residents can enjoy an outdoor showing of “Enchanted” at Burroughs Park. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs and snacks. The outdoor movie night will have designated seating areas and pathways to maintain social distancing; face coverings are recommended. 7-10 p.m. Free. Burroughs Park, 9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball. 281-353-8100. www.hcp4.net/parks/burroughs

April 9-11, 16-18: Catch a performance

National Youth Theater will present performances of “Annie” and “Newsies, The Musical.” The cast of “Annie” will consist of children ages 8-19, and the performance takes place April 9-11. “Newsies, The Musical’’ will be performed by ages 13-19 on April 16-18. 2 p.m., 6 p.m. (April 10-11, April 17-18); 7 p.m. (April 9, 16). $15 (online), $18 (at door). Concordia Lutheran High School, 700 E. Main St., Tomball. 832-510-7794. https://nationalyouththeater.org

April 14: Donate blood

The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Alliance hosts a mobile blood drive in April. Interested participants can register online to schedule an appointment. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce, 29201 Quinn Road, Tomball. 281-351-7222. www.tomballchamber.org

April 16: Golf for a cause

The Jeffery Ingram Memorial Foundation hosts its 15th annual golf tournament, a memorial scholarship fund supporting Magnolia ISD seniors. 1-6 p.m. $125 per entry. High Meadow Ranch Golf Club, 37300 Golf Club Trail, Magnolia. https://thejeffingram.com/events.asp

April 17: Support a barbecue fundraiser

The Episcopal Church of The Good Shepherd will host a “Meat & Eat” fundraiser event in which attendees can purchase barbecue meals. Preorders for single meals starting at $10 to large family meals up to $60 can be purchased online through April 13. Meals purchased at the event will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Noon-3 p.m. Free to attend. The Episcopal Church of The Good Shepherd, 801 E. Main St., Tomball. 281-351-1609. www.goodshepherdtomball.org/bbq

April 17: Enjoy crawfish in Magnolia

St. Matthias The Apostle Catholic Church hosts a crawfish and shrimp boil to help raise funds to build a new church. Hot dogs will be available as well. Preorders and payment must be submitted by April 9 and can be done during the Friday evening fish fry or online. 1-5 p.m. (or until sold out). Cost varies. 302 FM 1774, Magnolia. 713-818-7524. www.st-matthias.net

April 24: Buy a fish basket

The Tomball Rotary Club will host its 52nd annual fish fry event in which the proceeds will benefit a number of local organizations such as Families Feeding Families, the Tomball Veterans of Foreign Wars and Main Street Crossing. Fish fry baskets can be purchased for $15 each. 4-8 p.m. Free to attend. Juergen’s Park, 1331 Ulrich Road, Tomball. 281-755-9978. www.facebook.com/rotarytomball
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