Cy-Fair Edition | November 2020


November-December events


VIRTUAL EVENTS INNOVEMBER 07 WALK TO END CANCER People across the U.S. will walk 1.2 miles in their own neighborhoods to demonstrate giving cancer “the boot.” The fundraising event, typically hosted at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, will be online this year. Proceeds provide support for MD Anderson patient programs, research, prevention and education eorts. 9 a.m.-noon. Free (participants encouraged to fundraise on their own). Virtual event. 844-363-2262. 11 TAKE PART IN A TRIBUTE TOVETERANS Harris County Precinct 4 will host a virtual Tribute to Veterans in honor of Veterans Day. Precinct 4 Commissioner Jack Cagle will lead the event, which will feature a presentation of ags from the Atascocita High School Junior Reserve Ocers’ Training Corps. The event also will include special guest speakers and a patriotic concert from the Texas A&M University Singing Cadets. The event will be broadcast online at hcprecinct4. 6-8 p.m. Free. 713-274-4050 14 LEARN ABOUT WOMEN IN ENGINEERING The Houston chapter of the Society of Women Engineers will host a virtual event designed to introduce girls ages 10-14 to dierent sectors of engineering through interactive workshops. Participants will learn about electrical, civil and biomedical engineering. 9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Free. 23 SUPPORT RELAY FOR LIFE CYFAIR’S ONLINE AUCTION A virtual online auction raises funds for the American Cancer Society to assist cancer patients through Dec. 7. Auction items include electronic equipment; jewelry; and tickets to event venues, including local golf courses, the Aerodrome Ice Skating Complex and a private tasting for 20 people at Bernhardt Winery. All-day event. Free (admission).


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NOVEMBER 14 THROUGHDEC. 20 SEE A STAGEWORKS THEATRE HOLIDAY SHOW After having to cut its 2019-20 season short because of the coronavirus, Stageworks Theatre is preparing to host two holiday shows: “Greetings!” from Nov. 20-Dec. 20 and “Twas the Night Before Christmas” from Nov. 14-Dec. 20. The shows are being arranged with safety precautions in mind, including limiting the number of people in the audience and face mask requirements. Times vary. $15-$35. Stageworks Theatre, 10760 Grant Road, Houston. 281-587-6100. DECEMBER 02 CELEBRATE EDUCATORS AT THE SALUTE TO THE STARS GALA Cy-Fair Educational Foundation recognizes and a chance to pet horses. Funds raised will go toward scholarships as well as feeding and caring for horses. 5-8 p.m. $125. 12570 Clay Road, Houston. 713-858-2243. (Courtesy Special CHEERS) Special Children with Horses for Evaluation, Education, Rehabilitation and Socialization will host its Stand By Me Fundraiser featuring live music, food and drink tents, a silent auction

the Cy-Fair ISD Teacher of the Year among other honorees at the annual event, which raises funds for sta development programs and student scholarships. The event includes teacher drawings on display, a guest speaker, dinner, entertainment, a rae and a live auction. 7:30 p.m. Call for prices. Berry Center, 8877 Barker Cypress Road. 281-370-0144. 02 GOLF TO SUPPORT A LOCAL NONPROFIT The annual tournament raises funds for the Kailee Mills Foundation, which hosts events and presentations on seat belt awareness in addition to providing scholarships, nancial assistance and counseling to families aected by seat belt-related crashes. Registration includes breakfast, lunch, a swag bag and one hour of an open bar after the tournament. 8 a.m. (registration), 9:30 a.m. (shotgun start). $150. Blackhorse Golf Club, 12205 Fry Road, Cypress. 512-970-6731. The Katy Prairie Conservancy will host two online events designed to educate viewers on plants which can be foraged in the wild for medicinal or edible purposes. The event is hosted by Dr. John “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen, a forager, author, chemist and botanist. 4-5 p.m. (Nov. 8), noon-1 p.m. (Nov. 18). Free. Online event. 713-523-6135. (Shawn Arrajj/ Community Impact Newspaper)

The event raises funds for student scholarships. (Courtesy Cy-Fair Educational Foundation)

FEATURED EVENT HIT THE GREENS AT THE B.F. ADAMGOLF CLASSIC NOV. 16 After being postponed from its original date in May, the tournament is back on to raise funds for the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation. The tournament includes lunch, dinner, an awards ceremony and a rae. A putting content takes place before the tournament, which is a four-person scramble. 10 a.m. (registration), 11:30 a.m. (shotgun start). Call for prices. Blackhorse Golf Club, 12205 Fry Road, Cypress 281-370-0144.




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