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January Community Events

boots, buckles and Books kick off dance

Saturday, January 13th | 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Montgomery County Fairgrounds

Join the Houston Metro Go Texan Committee and Conroe/Willis/The Woodlands Subcommittee for an evening of dinner and dancing, plus an exciting auction to support scholarships for students. Tickets start at $35 eventbrite.com

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

January 19th - February 11th | Times vary
Stage Works Theatre

Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced, wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score by William Finn, this bee is one unforgettable experience. stageworkshouston.org

Houston Children’s Charity 21st Annual Gala

Saturday, January 20th | 6:30 p.m.
The Post Oak

Houston Children’s Charity’s 21st Annual Gala will be the inaugural event at billionaire Tilman J. Fertitta’s premier luxury hotel, The Post Oak. All proceeds from the gala, including a 30-minute live auction, will go towards Houston Children’s Charity’s various programs focused on improving the quality of life for Houston’s underprivileged, abused and disabled children who might otherwise be left behind. houstonchildrenscharity.org

Classic movie circle

Monday, January 22nd | 1:30 p.m.
South Regional Library

Join the South Regional Library and South Montgomery County Friends of the Library for an oldie but goodie on the big screen! They will be showing Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner. countylibrary.org

ballroom dancing for beginners

Mondays: January 22nd - February 26th | 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Rob Fleming Park Recreation Center

Participants are introduced to widely used dances in both smooth and Latin styles, such as the Foxtrot, Waltz and Cha-cha. The class will also teach leading and following. Partners are encouraged, but not required. For ages 16 years old and older. Fee: $50 Resident, $60 Non-Resident. thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov

Catch me if you can

January 25th - 27th | Times vary
College Park High School

Based on the hit film and the incredible true story, Catch Me If You Can is the high-flying musical comedy about chasing your dreams and not getting caught. Nominated for four Tony awards, including Best Musical, this delightfully entertaining show was created by a Tony Award-winning ‘dream team,’ with a book by Terrence McNally (The Full Monty, Ragtime) and a swinging score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray). twcptheatre.com

Roadmap to Radiance Open House

Thursday, January 25th | 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Radiance Advanced Skin and Body Care

Please join us for our biggest event of the year! Designed just for you, our exclusive consultation and treatment plan will help you meet your aesthetic goals. We will work closely with you to discover your aesthetic interests based on your unique needs, and offer result-oriented solutions. RSVP 281-367-4700 and enjoy Demos, Discountsand Door Prizes! Bring a friend new to Radiance for your chance to win a Free CoolSculpting Treatment! woodlandsradiancespa.com

conroe lake conroe Chairman’s Awards Gala 2018

Saturday, January 27th | 6:00 p.m.
La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa

Batter up for a baseball-themed awards gala honoring the 2017 Chairman of the Board Matt Davis. The event is black tie optional with baseball theme attire. There will be a prize for the best dressed. Awards for Small and Large Business of the Year, Diplomat of the Year, Most Valuable Person and Chairman’s Horizon Award as well as the Chamber’s Wall of Honor will be awarded. Individual tickets $100, Table of 10 $800 conroe.chambermaster.com

susan g. komen Race for the Cure Houston

Saturday, January 27th | 8:00 a.m.
Downtown Houston

Komen Houston will unite thousands of supporters, advocates and breast cancer survivors in Downtown Houston to run, walk and be “More Than Pink” at the 27th annual Susan G. Komen Houston Race for the Cure®. Susan G. Komen Houston is raising necessary funds to reach its bold goal to reduce the current number of breast cancer deaths by 50 percent in the U.S. by 2026. Registration $40 komen-houston.org

School of Rock: The Musical

January 30th - February 4th | Times vary
The Hobby Center

Based on the hit film, School of Rock is a hilarious musical that follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. The high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. houston.broadway.com

Where We've Been

An Afternoon into the water

Friday, December 8th

Attendees gathered at THe Woodlands Waterway Marriott for the 13th Annual Signatures Author Series to meet author Paula Hawkins hosted by John Cooper School. Hawkins is author of Girl on a Train and her new work which was given out, Into the Water.
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Putting their best woof forward

Saturday, December 2nd

Mercedes-Benz of The Woodlands invited the community's furriest friends out for a picture with santa. Pets enjoyed a nice christmas treat and a portrait with jolly St. Nick!
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The Most wonderful time of the year

Friday, December 1st

Vander Dys Jewelers opened their doors to the community to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Guests enjoyed a special jewelry showing and appetizers with special meetings from exclusive jewelry designers.
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Going Old School

Tuesday, November 19th

Holiday shoppers packed The Woodlands Waterway Marriott for the 2017 Junior League of The Woodlands Holiday Market - Just an Old Fashioned Christmas. The Market featured over 100 unique merchants specializing in holiday items, home accessories, clothing, gourmet foods, jewelry and much more. Proceeds from the event support the impactful programs of Junior League of The Woodlands.
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Holly Jolly Holidays

Tuesday, November 8th

The 2017 Wells Fargo Preview Party brought more than 4,000 of Houston’s biggest holiday shoppers for an exclusive preview of the 37th annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market, themed Rockin’ and Shoppin’. Guests enjoyed cocktails, buffet stations and music by David Caceres Band all while getting a first look and opportunity to shop some of the most anticipated items at this year’s Market.
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Joined for Hope

Tuesday, November 7th

The community reveal of the Cassidy Joined for Hope Foundation brought together neighbors and friends at Mercedes-Benz of The Woodlands. The foundation aims to bring suicide awareness and prevention to the community.
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Puttin' on a Show

Monday, October 30th

Community members came together to support Montgomery County Crimestoppers at their annual golf tournament, Puttin’ an End to Crime. The event raised funds for programs including Campus Crime Stoppers, Anumal Cruelty, Cold Cases, Blue Warrants and other Sponsored Programs throughout the area.
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fighting for hope

Saturday, October 14th

Nine years ago Missy and Wayne Herndon met with friends and their community at a night under the stars to share their belief in HOPE. This year, 878 people gathered once again to support their mission of HOPE, and to save Will Herndon. As he grows, so does the support of this urgent mission to save him and all children affected by juvenile Batten Disease. Together, at the 9th Annual HOPE Under the Stars, the community raised $622,943!
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hidden gems

Thursday, October 12th

Vander Dys Fine Jewelers celebrated their Grand Opening with a bang at their new showroom at 24 Waterway, upstairs from Hubbel & Hudson and Glade Gallery. The evening featured sparkling jewels, private collections, and exclusive designer pieces. A portion of proceeds from the evening went to benefit Helping Hands for Harvey, a local relief fund for victims of Hurricane Harvey.
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Connections that count

Thursday, October 12th

Business leaders from throughout the community came together for an evening of networking hosted by COSTCO The Woodlands and emceed by Monette Smith. Speakers included Jim ‘Mattress Mac’ McIngvale, who spoke on the importance of relationships in business. Guests enjoyed light bites and drinks provided by COSTCO.
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