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HOUSTON – Healthcare practitioners and students are invited to join the Lone Star College-Kingwood Respiratory Care Department for a one-day continuing education seminar on campus, Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 7:30 a.m. to – 4 p.m. in the Student and Fine Arts Center, room 125. Topics of discussion include: Mechanical Ventilation for the Morbidly Obese, Congenital Cardiac Anomalies and Ventilation, Isoflurane with Status Asthmatics, Swine Flu, Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP), and Pulmonary Hypertension.

HOUSTON  –An exhibit of sculptural works by Kathy Kelley will be showcased at Lone Star College-Kingwood on Oct. 15 through Nov. 13 in the Student and Fine Arts Building Art Gallery.

On October 8th from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Humble Civic Center, ladies from all over will descend on Humble for a "hot" night out on the town.  The Humble Area Chamber is hosting their much anticipated “Ladies Night Out” event with the theme this year being the “Derby Divas.”

Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program (SAP) is hosting an Afternoon Dessert Theatre featuring Radio Music Theatre Tuesday, September 22 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. and the performance begins at 2:30 p.m.

Radio Music Theatre’s show mixes short sketches, funny music, improvisation, and bogus commercials in a non-stop comedy revue. Coffee, tea, punch, and assorted desserts will be served. Alcohol is not permitted at county-sponsored functions.

Join Mayor and Mrs. White Saturday, September 12, 2009

Mayor Bill and Andrea White invite you to participate in the 6th annual "Reach Out to Dropouts" walk. The event is part of the citywide initiative "Expectation Graduation," a collaborative effort founded by Houston Independent School District, Houston A+ Challenge, and the City of Houston.

The walk has brought thousands of students back to class to continue their educations and now is being replicated in districts and cities across Texas.

KINGWOOD - On Monday, State Representative Joe Crabb, after 18 years of distinguished service, announced his plans not to seek reelection to the Texas House of Representatives.  Upon learning of the news, Dan Huberty - Humble ISD's Board President, announced he would seek the position being vacated by Rep. Crabb.  Huberty, a lifelong Republican, will be a candidate in the March 2010 Republican Primary.

May Community Center is hosting a brunch Thursday, September 10 at 10 a.m. in honor of grandparents who generously share insight, wisdom, and love with their grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Senior Pastor Rodney Bryant of Calvary Christian Fellowship in Kingwood shares the joys he has found as a new grandfather.

Following the catered brunch, enjoy a special PowerPoint presentation starring grandchildren! To include photos in the presentation, please send the pictures and a $5 prepaid reservation fee to the Center by Thursday, September 3.

Commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a fiesta at May Community Center Friday, September 4 at 11 a.m. This designated month provides an opportunity to acknowledge and express appreciation to Latinos for their contributions to this country, and to pay tribute for their role in America’s diversity. National Hispanic Heritage Month begins September 15 each year and covers a wide number of independence celebrations for Latin American countries, including Fiestas Patrias (Chile).

Advance registration for the catered Mexican luncheon is required by Monday, August 31 since space is limited to the first 150 people to sign up. A $7 suggested donation, payable in advance, helps defray the cost of the entertainment and food.

Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole is pleased to announce the completion of a “play garden” at May Park, 2100 Wolf Rd., Huffman 77336. Residents are invited to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony   Wednesday, August 19 at 9:30 a.m. to celebrate the new play features of this amenity.

In 2008, a walking trail, an additional rest room facility, and a water spray feature were installed at May Park as part of a two-phase improvement project. The second phase of the improvement project is now complete and features a unique, futuristic play area surrounded by six pod-style stations that integrate standard and transitional playground elements including climbing rocks and statuesque animals.