EVENTS To submit an event, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more events, visit Studio of Stars Curtain Call Café presents “Studio of Stars” in The Nathaniel Center through Sept. 30. The program is designed for ages 8-18. For class schedules, descriptions and pricing call 281-348-7800, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit Needlepoint meeting welcomes newcomers On Sept. 12, newcomers are welcome at American Needlepoint Guild, Lake Houston Chapter. Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at 6:45 p.m., at Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. conference room, 1826 Kingwood Drive at Ladbrook. For more information, call 281-359-4341, or visit Montgomery County Employee’s Committee hosts garage sale The Montgomery County Employees’ Committee is hosting a county-wide garage sale Saturday, Sept. 14. Four booth sizes are available, ranging from 10x10 to 20x20. The sale will be held at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call Lera Barker at 936-538-8096. Bayou Bend hosts art festival Bayou Bend will be hosting its first Texas Children’s Art Festival Sunday, Sept. 15, from 1-5 p.m. Free, family-friendly activities will include hands-on art workshops, interactive games and live demonstrations by local artisans. For more information, visit The City of Humble hosts C.E.R.T. training The City of Humble Office of Emergency Management will be hosting C.E.R.T. training beginning Sept. 17 and ending Nov. 5 at the “Phillip Cezeaux Recreation Center”. Classes will be each Tuesday evening from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required due to space. For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens offers gardener classes This fall, Mercer will be holding two classes. Basic Gardening will be from Sept. 17-Dec. 10 for beginner to intermediate level gardeners. Landscape and Garden Plants will be from Sept. 19-Dec. 12, and will focus on plants that can be successfully cultivated and utilized in this climate. Both classes will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 281-443-8731. Auditions for Opera Leggera Opera Leggera will be holding auditions ( singers/dancers/actors) for the upcoming Christmas production “Holiday Enchantment” on Sept. 19 from 7-9 p.m. and Sept. 25 from 6-9 p.m. at the Nathaniel Center. To schedule an audition, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 713-992-1696 for more information. BUSINESS Memorial Hermann North East hospital employees recently collected three pallets of school supplies –approximately 60 boxes–for Humble ISD students in need. Pictured, from left, are Humble ISD Bus Driver Tracey Husset; Memorial Hermann NE employees Rhonda Dishongh, Amanda Gibson, Dorothy Brown, and Dawn Allen, Memorial Herman employee and Humble ISD Board Member Heath Rushing, Memorial Herman NE employees Missy Williams, Karen Ford, Dewayne Lyke, Theresa Stewart, Gina Owne, and Louis Smith, Atascocita High School Student Emily Ford; Memorial Hermann employees Brittany Adam, and Michele Cuellar, Humble ISD Assistant Superintendent Trey Kraemer, Memorial Hermann NE employees Cynthia Junious,Dave Cervantes, Sue Link, and Martha Martinez. Lake Houston Craft & Consumer Expo The Crosby-Huffman Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors for the Lake Houston Craft & Consumer Expo Sept. 28. Registration for non-Chamber members is ongoing. The event will be at Hargrave High School from 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. For more information, visit Keller Williams Realty offers new mobile app Keller Williams Realty is offering the public a brand new app for mobile devices. Once downloaded, “It’s like having your own agent in the palm of your hand.” Users can search nearby homes for sale or rent with one click or can get more detailed. Go to the App Store or Google Play, search for Keller Williams Realty and get started. When prompted for an agent code, use KWEWMKM, courtesy of Realtor Susan Brown. See something? Say something! iWatchHarrisCounty is the HCSO’s free mobile phone app that allows the public to report suspicious persons and/or activity anonymously, anywhere, any time. For more information, visit and Texas A&M auctioning special plate and Texas A&M University are auctioning a special license plate 12THMAN, which the winner will have available for 10 years with first right of renewal. The auction proceeds benefit the Texas General Revenue fund and the university. The bidding amount is currently $35,000. Texas A&M plans a special honors presentation for the winning bidder of the 12THMAN license plate during the Alabama game Sept. 14. KW Medical Center names new CNO Lisa Hoyle was named Chief Nursing Officer of Kingwood Medical Center July 22. Hoyle comes to KMC from North Colorado Medical Center, a Banner Health System facility in Greeley, Colorado where she has served as CNO for the past three years. Hoyle has more than 30 years of health care experience, including 17 years in nursing leadership positions. Hoyle will oversee all nursing care provided at the facility and affiliated sites. Hoyle earned a bachelor of science in nursing and master of science in nursing from SUNY College of Nursing in Syracuse and a doctor of nursing practice from Rush University in Chicago. LSC-Kingwood offers employment services Lone Star College-Kingwood’s Career Services department provides free resources to students and the business community. There is no cost to post jobs or receive resources. Career Services, located in the Student-Conference Center room 205, is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information on Career Services, submit open positions, or apply for jobs, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call 281-312-1435. Memorial Hermann to offer free prostate screenings Men in the Lake Houston area are encouraged to focus on their overall health and well-being by participating in Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital’s first-ever Men’s Health “Tune-up” Sept. 28 at the Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center located at West Lake Houston Parkway at Beltway 8, directly in front of Summer Creek High School. The event includes: free prostate screenings, blood pressure, other screenings and medical officials to discuss men’s health issues. Engelage announces for Pct. 4 JP Lena Engelage, Kingwood resident and wife of Humble ISD Board of Trustees President Brent Engelage, recently announced she will run in the Republican primary for Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4, Position 2. Engelage said she received a law degree from Texas Tech and has experience as a criminal defense attorney and a special agent with the FBI. “As a lifelong conservative, I plan to uphold traditional values. Using my unique perspectives and experiences, I will strive to improve communication and cooperation among the courts, law enforcement agencies, the community, and the schools, in order to ensure we are efficiently and effectively using taxpayer dollars to guide our children and the entire Pct. 4 community towards a positive and successful future,” she said. For more information, visit

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