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Gymnastics Summer Camp – Ongoing Camps All Summer

Through Friday, August 14, 2015 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Katy Kips Gymnastics Club
923 S. Mason Rd.
Katy Kips will host weekly summer camps with tumbling, gymnastics, fitness, and lots of fun activities. Full-day camps are $175 per week. Visit katykips.com.

Summer Workshop

Through August 17, 2015 
Katy Scholars 
22756 Westheimer Pkwy.
Katy Scholars will hold four hour SAT and ACT summer classes, with five sessions held from Monday through Friday and a sixth session before the test. In addition, students receive 10 hours of one-on-one instruction to address their most pressing needs. Get your student ready for the upcoming school year with tutoring and workshops. SAT courses will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and ACT courses from 1 – 5 p.m. Call 281-693-4350 for details or sign up at www.katyscholars.com.

 

Middle Grade Book Club

Every Thursday through August, 13, 2015 10:00  – 11:00 am
Katy Budget Books  2450 Fry Rd.
Children ages 8 through 12 who love to read can explore the world of literature at Katy Budget Books every Thursday through August 13th. Join them to discuss the named book of the week, enjoy a snack, and do a fun activity. For more information visit www.katybooks.com.

Young Adult Book Club

Every Thursday through August, 13, 2015 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Katy Budget Books  2450 Fry Rd.
Ages 13 and up who love to read can explore the world of literature at Katy Budget Books every Thursday through August 13th. Join them to discuss the named book of the week, enjoy a snack and do a fun activity. For more information visit www.katybooks.com.

Athletic Performance Workshop

Friday, July 31 ,2015 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Athletic Performance Lab
481 Katy Fort Bend Rd.
Campers ages 5 and up will find a variety of sports program modules that use innovative training methods to help campers achieve their highest level of performance. Modules include linear speed, lateral speed, strength, and self-defense. A celebration will be held when camps are completed. Call 281-394-9494 before May 31 and receive 20% off your summer sports camp pre-registration.

Havana Nights

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 7:00 pm
Planet Ballroom Katy

1315 Grand Pkwy.
Join Planet Ballroom Katy for an evening of dance
, adventure, food and much more. RSVP to Jose.Melendez@planetballroom.com.

Summer Women’s Event

Thursday, July 30, 2015 7:00 pm
Kingsland Baptist Church 
20555 Kingsland Blvd.
Ladies, celebrate friendship with Kingsland Baptist Church at this FREE awesome summer event. Bring your friends and listen to Melanie Shankle speak on the value of friendship and her book ‘Nobody’s Cuter Than You’. Worship doors open at 6:30pm with dessert to follow the event. For more information visit www.kingsland.org.

Open Gym & Pizza Night

Friday, July 31, 2015 7:30 – 11:00 pm
Katy Kips Gymnastics
923 S. Mason Rd.
Drop the kids off for a fun night of fun and food while parents enjoy a night out . Early payment is $15 per child or $20 per child at the door.

The Katy Texans Community Fundraiser

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
20120 Franz Rd.
Come join the Katy Texans for a fun filled night of games, food, and friends!  There will be prizes, auctions, and a rummage sale.  Everyone is invited.  Meet the coaches, staff, guests, and sponsors.  The garage sale will begin at 7:00 am .  For more information, visit katytexans.com.

Open House

Saturday, August 1, 2015 11:00 am – 5:00 pm 
Safari Kids Learning Center  
24936 Katy Ranch Rd.
Help welcome Safari Kids Learning Center into the Katy community! They will be hosting an open house with lots of fun activities for the kids. There mechanical animal rides, ceramic painting, food and more! Enjoy your refreshments and a tour around the 17,000 square ft. safari-themed daycare and entertainment center.

Havana Nights

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 7:00 pm
Planet Ballroom Katy

1315 Grand Pkwy.
Join Planet Ballroom Katy for an evening of dance & adventure. RSVP to Jose.Melendez@planetballroom.com.

Violin Master Class with Maestro Eddy Marcano

August 3 through August 21, 2015
The Conservatory of Music at Cinco Ranch
23922 Cinco Village Center Blvd. #220
This Summer Violin Master Class with Maestro Eddy Marcano is devoted to the improvement of both technique and performing abilities of violinists of all ages. The Conservatory of Music at Cinco Ranch welcomes violin students 8 years old and up who provide their instrument. No playing experience is needed to participate. For more information and registration visit http://bit.ly/1I13l8N.

Chick-fil-A Family Night: Friends Forever

Monday, August 3 at Chick-fil-A Katy Green 5:30-7:30 pm
Tuesday, August 4 at Chick-fil-A Cinco Ranch
Wednesday, August 5 at Chick-fil-A Mason Road
FREE! Bring a friend to family night and celebrate friendship by making bracelets together! Complimentary balloon animals and face painting by Sweet Honey the Clown. Visit chick-fil-a.com.

Family Night – Dinner & Art

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Chick-fil-A Katy Mills
25601 Nelson Way
Join Chick-fil-A Katy Mills for a fun-filled night enjoying a relaxing dinner, while your kiddos work on a cute art project that they will be able to take home to rave reviews! Visit cfarestaurant.com/katymills.

Football 101 Clinic for Women

Friday, August 7, 2015 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Katy High School
6331 Highway Blvd.
The Katy Bengal Brigade and Cheerleaders invites ladies of all ages to come dressed in their “game day gear” for a lesson on the basics of football, a tailgate party, a silent auction, and Q & A with Coach Joseph and the Katy Tigers football coaching staff. Cost is $35 per person up to 200 campers. Call 281-237-1849 for more info.

Unplugged Adventure: Summer Snakes

Friday, August 7, 2015 6:30 – 7:45 pm
Katy Prairie Conservancy Offices
3015 Richmond Ave., Houston
Animal lovers of all ages are invited to the air-conditioned comfort of the KPC offices for a lively presentation about our slithery reptilian friends. Learn about 2900 species of snakes and what makes them so fascinating. Admission is $5 and includes a light snack. Pre-register here.

Texas Tech Send-Off Party

Saturday, August 8, 2015 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Rudy’s Country Store and Barbecue
21799 Katy Fwy.
The Greater West Houston chapter for Texas Tech Parents Association will welcome parents and students and share information about Texas Tech University and the association itself.  There will be a guest speaker, games and prize drawings for TTU Students and their parents. Meet them on the back porch and wear your Red Raider gear for a fun time. For more information visit www.texastechparents.org/group/GWH.

Concert by Maestro Eddy Marcano

Saturday, August 8, 2015 7:00 pm
The Conservatory of Music at Cinco Ranch
23922 Cinco Village Center Blvd. #220
The Conservatory of Music at Cinco Ranch is honored to host this exciting event. Maestro Eddy Marcano, a Venezuelan violinist and conductor, is recognized as one of the leading champions of the instrument throughout the continent. For more information visit http://bit.ly/1I13l8N.

Parents’ Survival Night

Saturday, August 8, 2015 7:15 – 11:15 pm
The Little Gym of Katy
23010 Highland Knolls Blvd.
Parents call it a break from the kids. Kids call it a break from their parents. Kids ages 3 to 8 years get some quality “kid time” in a safe, fun, familiar place with trained instructors who lead them through music, games, and fun! Visit tlgkatytx.com.

Family Night – Indoor Campout

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Chick-fil-A Katy Mills
25601 Nelson Way
No bug spray required as friends from Merry Makers treat guests to campfire stories, face painting, and balloon art, all entered around this fun theme. Visit cfarestaurant.com.

E-Reader Question-and-Answer Session

Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Conference Room
2620 Commercial Center Blvd.
Do you have a new Kindle or Nook™, but you’re not sure how to use it? Are you shopping for a mobile reading device, and would like more information on the different options? Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have an E-Reader Question-and-Answer session. Library staff will be available at this come-and-go session to answer questions about different types of e-readers, using the library’s online digital library, streaming movies and music, and downloading e-books. The session is free and open to the public. Reservations are not required. For more information, call the Cinco Ranch Branch Library at 281-395-1311 or the library system’s Public Information Office at 281-633-4734.

 

Back to School Bash

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 6 – 8 pm
Connolly Dance Arts & Villagio Town Center
22760 Westheimer Pkwy.
Connolly Dance Arts is hosting a back to school bash! There will be open classes for preschool, ballet, jazz, & hip hop. Enjoy line dancing, contests, food, jump house, prizes and games. This is a free event located at the Villagio Town Center & Connolly Dance Arts. Visit www.connollydancearts.com or call 281-693-1232 for more information.

Chick-fil-A Family Night: “Cow Tale”

Monday, August 10 at Chick-fil-A Katy Green 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Tuesday, August 11 at Chick-fil-A Cinco Ranch
Wednesday, August 12 at Chick-fil-A Mason Road
FREE! Spend the evening celebrating National Book Lover’s Day by creating your very own Chick-fil-A “Cow Tale” starring Mr. Cow!
Complimentary balloon animals and face painting by Sweet Honey the Clown. Visit chick-fil-a.com.

Autism Rescue Angels Dinner & Silent Auction

Thursday, August 13, 2015 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Cinco Ranch Golf Club
23030 Cinco Ranch Blvd.
Community members that have a heart for those with autism and their families can gather for a lovely dinner to meet the Autism Rescue Angels board members and find out more about how they can assist families dealing with a difficult diagnosis. Visit autismrescueangels.org.

Katy Tailgate

Friday, August 14, 2015 6:00 – 10:00 pm
1st St., Historic Katy
All Katy residents are invited for an end of summer bash with an old school pep rally flair. There will be live music, food, and refreshments provided by local businesses, a hot wing cook-off contest, vendor booths, a kids’ fun zone, and more. The entry fee is school supplies or a backpack to benefit Operation Backpack with the YMCA. Visit cityofkaty.com.

Author Signing: Carol Adams – Images of America: Katy

Saturday, August, 15, 2015 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Katy Budget Books
2450 Fry Rd.

Join Katy Budget Books as local historian Carol Adams signs and discusses the creation of her hit book Images of America: Katy. For more information call 281-578-7770 or visit www.katybooks.com.

Chick-fil-A Family Night: Lemonade Night

Monday, August 17 at Chick-fil-A Katy Green 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Tuesday, August 18 at Chick-fil-A Cinco Ranch
Wednesday, August 19 at Chick-fil-A Mason Road
FREE! Spend a refreshing family night having fun with games and crafts to celebrate National Lemonade Day! Complimentary balloon animals and face painting by Sweet Honey the Clown. Visit chick-fil-a.com.

Author Signing: Sandra Brown – Friction

Wednesday, August, 19, 2015 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Katy Budget Books
2450 Fry Rd.
Join Katy Budget Books over lunch as Sandra Brown, the author of more than sixty New York Times bestsellers, discusses and signs her newest thriller, Friction, a gripping story of family ties and forbidden attraction. In order to get books signed, you must purchase Friction from Katy Budget Books.For more information call 281-578-7770 or visit www.katybooks.com.

Open House

Monday, August 20, 2015 9:30 am – 12: 00 pm
Gymboree Play & Music
1520 S. Mason Rd.
Celebrate Gymboree’s first anniversary with parachute time, bubble games, music, snacks, and tons more. This event is open to the public. Visit gymboreeclasses.com.

Cinco Ranch Night Readers Discuss, The Poe Shadow

Thursday, August 20, 2015 7:00 pm
Cinco Ranch Branch Library
Conference Classroom

2620 Commercial Center Blvd.
Fort Bend County Libraries invites booklovers to attend the next meeting of the Cinco Ranch Night Readers book club. The book to be discussed is The Poe Shadow, a novel written by Matthew Pearl. The Cinco Ranch Night Readers meet on the third Thursday of every month. Copies of the book are available at the checkout desk. Anyone interested in joining this literary-review club is invited to attend.  For more information, call the Cinco Ranch Branch Library at 281-395-1311 or the library system’s Public Information Office at 281-633-4734.

 

Type 1 Diabetes Seminar

Saturday, August 22, 2015 9:00 am – 12 pm
Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus
18200 Katy Fwy.
Families who have been touched by the effects of Type 1 diabetes can attend an informational seminar with helpful tips and advice from experts on how to treat, manage, and live with the disease. The event is free to the public and is appropriate for all ages. Visit westcampus.texaschildrens.org.

Chick-fil-A Family Night: Back to School Celebration

Monday, August 24 at Chick-fil-A Katy Green 5:30-7:30 pm
Tuesday, August 25 at Chick-fil-A Cinco Ranch
Wednesday, August 26 at Chick-fil-A Mason Road
FREE! Chick-fil-A sponsors the Katy ISD Core Essential character values program that teaches kids how to treat others right, make smart decisions & maximize your potential. Come and wind down after a day back at school as we learn how to be Wise like a Crow. Visit chick-fil-a.com.

 

Saturday Night Service

Starting September 12, 2015 5:00 – 7:30 pm
Kingsland Baptist Church
20555 Kingsland Blvd.
Join Kingsland Baptist Church for their new Saturday night services. During the worship hour they will provide Bible study for children ages birth to 4 years old. Kindergarten and up will attend worship with their families. Bible fellowship for all ages will begin after the worship service and conclude at 7:30 pm. For more information visit www.kingsland.org.

 

Just Run for a Just Cause

Saturday, September 19, 2015 7:45 am
Kingsland Baptist Church
20555 Kingsland Blvd.
Join Kingsland Baptist and take a stand against human trafficking when you participate in a one-mile walk, 5K, or 10K run. For more information visit www.kingsland.org/justrun.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s 5K

Saturday, September 19, 2015, 7:30 am
LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch
23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd.
Join the Walk to End Alzheimer’s! All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. For more information, email walk@alztex.org

Current Christian Church’s 8th Annual Car Show

Saturday, September 19, 2015, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Current Christian Church
26600 Westheimer Pkwy.
Join Current Christian Church for their 8th Annual Car Show.  Bring any car that you want to show off!  All makes and models welcome.  Trophies will be awarded. Enjoy food, drinks, door prizes, and music.  Public admission is free.  If you would like to register your car to be a part of the show, the fee is $20 for pre-registration and $25 at the show.  Register your vehicle online at currentchristian.org/carshow.  For more information, call 281-395-4722 or email carshow@currentchristian.org.

Sporting Clays Tournament

Saturday, October 2, 2015 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
American Shooting Centers
16500 Westheimer Pkwy., Houston
Support wounded and disabled veterans of the Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait, and Vietnam wars through participation in a sporting clays tournament, dinner, silent and live auctions, awards ceremony, live music, and more. Register at estore.oathinc.org.

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