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Mayor’s Annual Back2School Fest – Registration required

By | 2017-07-20T20:27:43+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Community, Education, Residential|

Mayor's 7th Annual Back 2 School Fest Location: George R. Brown Convention Center 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010 Serving 25,000 pre-registered children from Houston area school districts Free: • Backpacks • School Supplies • Immunizations • Vision Screenings • Dental Screenings • Other Free Services Due to limited supplies, this event is [...]

Free Back-to-School Vaccinations

By | 2017-07-18T20:31:11+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Community, Residential|

Children’s Museum of Houston offers free immunizations Every Thursday Free Family Night in August 2017 Limit first 150 children each offered day Administered by Texas Children’s Mobile Clinic Program WHAT: Children, 6 weeks to 18 years of age, who need immunizations will have the opportunity to receive free vaccinations at the Children’s Museum of Houston [...]

Children’s Museum August Happenings

By | 2017-07-18T20:19:38+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Community, Education, Residential|

Children’s Museum of Houston expands beyond the limits of your imagination during Sci-Fi Summer Don’t miss an action-packed live production every day! Open seven days a week, NOW to Labor Day HOUSTON (July 14, 2017) – The Children’s Museum of Houston’s “Sci-Fi Summer” will take you to infinity and beyond! From NOW through Labor Day [...]

HPD’s new volunteer program called “Communicators on Patrol”

By | 2017-07-12T20:13:37+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

In an effort to enhance language access between officers and community members, the Houston Police Department is in the process of developing a new volunteer program called “Communicators on Patrol”. Community members would serve as volunteer translators and assist patrol officers responding to various calls for service. Communicators would need to be fluent in one [...]

Upcoming PIP Meetings for July and August

By | 2017-07-11T12:22:29+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Public Safety|

Mark your calendars! All are invited. The Northwest Division Commander will be here to answer your crime questions and provide an update on issues in the Northwest HPD area! The meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 18, 2017at 7:00pm. The location is the Faith Center Church sanctuary located at 8009 Long Point Rd (just [...]

My Spring Branch: Dr. Betsy Coe, Houston Montessori Center

By | 2017-07-05T07:58:51+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Community, Education, My Spring Branch|

Dr. Betsy Coe is the executive director of the Houston Montessori Center, and the secondary principal at the School of the Woods. How long have you been working at the Houston Montessori Center? The Center is 43 years old. I’ve been there since the early ’80s, first as an instructor and then as the executive [...]

What’s Next for METRO …. It’s Up to You!

By | 2017-06-22T07:53:09+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Community, Residential|

METRO is embarking upon the development of a new regional transit plan – METRONext – and they need you to be a part of it! Their transit system must help people get to where they need to go today, as well as in the future. They welcome your ideas on how to better serve the [...]