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The latest news from the Kingwood Connection.

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May Community Center will accept school supply donations for area school children now through Wednesday, August 19. “Operation Backpack” is the perfect opportunity for community members to help Huffman ISD students achieve success by providing them with necessary school supplies.

Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole is pleased to announce the completion of the second trailhead in the Spring Creek Greenway project. The new “Judy Overby Bell Trail” is approximately 1.1 miles long and is made of reclaimed asphalt from Precinct 4 road projects placed over a over a stabilized base.The trail goes northwest from Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center located at 20634 Kenswick Drive in Humble.

Immunization requirements for students in Texas public and private schools have been revised and become effective Saturday, August 1, 2009. Immunovax will administer the new required school immunizations at May Community Center Thursdays, June 4 or July 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

To register, please call (281) 324-3373 or stop by the Center. Vaccinations will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Newborns to 18 years of age can receive one vaccination for $14, two for $20, and three or more immunizations for $25. Payment by cash only is required at the time immunizations are administered; checks and insurance are not accepted.

Philippe and Mieke Cras are known in Kingwood for their community involvement and dedication to Kingwood’s businesses and area non-profits. They have been successful in creating an exceptional hotel through their hard work, talents and community relationships.

Teaching children the tools to craft their own story not only allows them to become masters of their stories but also leads to children who communicate better.    

Discovery College will offer three different creative writing camps for the summer.  "I'm really excited about our writing classes.  Kids love to tell stories and writing can be an adventure," says Mark Osborne, program director for Discovery College.   "When you think about it, all the things that kids love start with a story - video games, cartoons, comic strips - so all kids can relate."

Sustainable Energy and Green Building Consumer Event
Saturday, April 18 - Sunday, April 19, 2009
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Reliant Park, Hall B

The City of Houston and Gulf Coast Green present the second Houston Green Expo: Sustainable Energy and Green Building Consumer Event exclusively featuring certified green products and building materials, renewable energy, energy efficiency tips, and green vehicles.

FREE ADMISSION. • Houston Green Expo Flyer (.pdf)

Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital will join America’s favorite walk, the March of Dimes March for Babies!

Funds raised during the walk will support crucial research and care for babies born premature or with birth defects, educate women about healthy pregnancy, provide comfort and information to families with a newborn in intensive care, and advocate for newborn screening and health insurance for all pregnant women and children. Since 1970, the walk has raised $1.8 billion to benefit babies.

Earlier this year, President Obama signed The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, with the intent of jumpstarting the economy by committing billions of dollars to a variety of initiatives.

The Economic Stimulus Package is full of opportunities for those business owners that are ready, willing, and able to go to work. It is our goal to ensure that you have access to the wide variety of contracting opportunity information available as a result of this initiative.