Free Events Thursday
Glass Blowing Houston: Make your own Pumpkin
September 14, 2014 – October 26, 2014 (Every Sunday) from 12:00-4:00 pm
Three Dimensional Visions
17442 FM 2920 Rd, Tomball, TX 77377
Every Sunday from September 14th to October 26th we will be teaching how to make glass pumpkins (<3-4 inches in diameter). Each person gets to choose their colors, apply the color and help blow the piece. It takes about 30-45 minutes per person and your pumpkin is available for pick up starting the next business day. There is limited space so everyone must make a reservation, cost is $29 per pumpkin. You can select the time and date on our Calendar and pay for your ticket. There is one ticket per time slot so spots are limited, sign up early. If you don’t want to make your own Pumpkin you can come select one from our Pumpkin Patch. Visit our Calendar to find out the dates and times for the Pumpkin Patch events!
Price: FREE!!! Pre-made Pumpkin prices start at $25.
Farmers Market at MainStreet
August 24, 2014 (Recurring monthly on the 4th Sunday) from 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
18750 Interstate 45, Spring, TX 77373
The Market runs every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the Month •The Market features local, organic, and sustainable produce, honey, oils, and dairy •Grant Wilson, Owner of Gramen Dairy Farms, will be offering a free seminar of the benefits of raw milk, in the Conference Center at 11:00am •All MainStreet America members will receive a 10% discount on all purchases •Don’t forget to bring your coolers and reusable bags •Free parking and public restrooms available •Market will run rain or shine
Price: $15 (Check their website for more details at http://www.mainstreetamerica.com/)
Fall Festival & Market
September 26, 2014 – September 27, 2014 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9701 Almeda Genoa Rd., Pasadena, TX 77075
Fall Festival & Market (Sponsored by CT Church, 9701 Almeda Genoa Rd., Houston, TX 77075) Friday & Saturday, September 26th & 27th (Friday 12pm-8pm, Saturday 9am-3pm) Outdoor Kid Zone with inflatables & fun games for the kids Food booths Live entertainment Silent auction Shopping booths Lil Tikes Parade.
September 26, 2014 – December 24, 2014 (Recurring daily)
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM; Sunday, 12:00 – 5:00 PM
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
This fall, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft presents “CraftTexas 2014,” the eighth in a series of biennial juried exhibitions showcasing the best in Texas-made contemporary craft. Featuring 49 works by 44 Texas artists, the exhibition includes everything from sculpture, jewelry, textiles, installations, and furniture to concepts that include vernacular architecture, formal elements of design, and man’s relationship to nature. The “CraftTexas” series, which is hugely popular with visitors, provides artists the unique opportunity to have their work seen by three established jurors and included in an exhibition that seeks to broaden the understanding of contemporary craft. The show features exceptional work in clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood and mixed media.
A.I. Lack Series Guest Recital
September 28, 2014 at 2:30pm
Dudley Recital Hall
University of Houston 120 Fine Arts Building, Houston, TX 77004
Gayle Martin, piano Works by Schumann/Liszt, Shatin, Prokofiev, Schubert.
AURA Contemporary Ensemble
September 29, 2014 at 7:30pm
Moores Opera House
120 School of Music, Houston, TX 77004
Rob Smith, director Michelle Perrin Blair, assistant director Dan Gelok, alto saxophone Michael Horvit, composer Phillip Elder, composer Synthesis: Works by Elder, Horvit, Joyce, Lash.