Posted on Feb 24, 2012 | Tagged in: events , education , Cy-Fair College
Lone Star College at Cy-Fair presents its Learning, Inspiration, Fellowship, and Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) program for the month of March with offerings through each Wednesday from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. These are free classes at the campus library in room 131.
Throughout March you will have the opportunity to become a back yard gardener, discover your family’s forgotten history, and navigate through the newest tablet computers.
Posted on Feb 16, 2012 | Tagged in: green , family , events , environment , education
One of the Houston area’s largest home and garden shows is coming just in time to get your house ready for the spring!
The Fifth Annual Cy-Fair Home and Garden Show will be held the weekend of February 25 and 26, at the Berry Center.
Posted on Feb 09, 2012 | Tagged in: news , Houston , education
As 2012 unfolds there will be an increased political awareness among Cypress area residents while we draw closer to the November election. This year we will be voting for president, a new U.S. Senator to replace the retiring Kay Baily Hutchison, congressional representatives, Texas state senators and representatives, along with numerous county, city, school board, and other local officials. That’s right, it’s a big one.
Where should you turn to if you wish to become politically involved, volunteer for a campaign, or simply learn more about the candidates? Whether you vote straight-ticket Democrat, are a dyed-in-the-wool Republican, or an Independent “swing” voter, there are numerous political organizations around Cypress you can turn to for information and events.
Posted on Feb 02, 2012 | Tagged in: Houston , family , events , awards
The Cy-Fair Educational Foundation presents A Salute to Our Heroes, a gala honoring the men and women of America’s Armed Forces, Saturday, February 11, at the Omni Hotel Westside Houston beginning at 6:30 pm.
The evening’s highlighted speaker is Keni Thomas, a Bronze Star for Valor recipient, and former Army Ranger featured in the famed “Black Hawk Down” mission.
Posted on Jan 26, 2012 | Tagged in: Houston , family , events , education , Cy-Fair ISD
The 18th Annual Cy-Fair Independent School District Livestock Show and Sale will take place February 2 through 4 at the Cy-Fair ISD Exhibit Center.
More than 800 Future Farmers of America students from the ten Cy-Fair high schools will bring their livestock projects to the show for judging and sale to the community and animal buyers.
Posted on Jan 19, 2012 | Tagged in: Houston , family , events
Join the Texas Repertory Theatre as they present “Shadowlands”, a stage performance opening Thursday, January 26, and running through February 18.
Shadowlands is William Nicholson’s play that tells the story of the life of one of the 20th Century’s greatest writers and scholars, C.S. Lewis, the renowned author of The Chronicles of Narnia, The Screwtape Letters, Mere Christianity, and The Great Divorce.
Posted on Jan 12, 2012 | Tagged in: sports , Houston , family , Cy-Fair College
Houston area cyclists are currently preparing for one of the first area rides of 2012.
The 10th Annual FrostBike 50 takes place Sunday, January 22, beginning at Lone Star College-Cy Fair at 8:00 AM.
Posted on Jan 10, 2012 | Tagged in: Houston , events , Cy-Fair College
Lone Star College-CyFair’s Center for the Arts has released its Spring 2012 schedule of events. These events will showcase talented students and local artists, actors, singers, and musicians.
Among the highlights of the Spring semester include:
Posted on Dec 30, 2011 | Tagged in: people , news , Houston , gadgets , family
Millions of people opened their gifts this holiday season to find a new tablet computer or e-reader. But do you actually know how to use it? Or if you know the basics, would you like to learn how to get the most out of all of its features?
The Northwest Branch Library is hosting a ‘Get to Know Your Digital Device’ series throughout the month of January on Saturdays at 3:00 pm.
Posted on Dec 22, 2011 | Tagged in: sports , education , Cy-Fair ISD
CyFair Independent School District hosts its 10th annual wrestling tournament at the Berry Center on January 6 and 7.
This is the largest wrestling tournament in Texas, with between 50 to 60 boys teams and 20 to 30 girls teams from across Texas and Louisiana expected to participate.