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Cypress South March 2018


CYPRESS SYMPHONIC BAND Cypress Symphonic Band will hold their spring concert at 7 PM on March 24, 2018 at Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 18081-C West Road, Houston, TX 77095-5585. ‘Monsters, Myths, Legends, Heroes:’ a concert featuring music from popular films like “Robin Hood” (Michael Kamen), “Edward Scissorhands” and “Beetlejuice” (Danny Elfman); dramatic marches like “March to the Scaffold” (Hector Berlioz); some opera music with an “Excerpt from ‘Prelude to Parsifal’” (Richard Wagner): our 2017-2018 ‘Calls for Scores’ winners Christopher Lowry and Arthur J Michaels and many others. Tickets are $8 on the door; $6 advance purchase (children under 12 free) and can be purchased from our website https://cypresssymphonicband. org/tickets. We will feature Cy Hope - Devine Virtuosos: programs/devine-virtuosos-cy-hope-music-initiative as our local charity spotlight. STAGEWORKS THEATRE 10760 Grant Road, Houston, TX 77070 Website: MILDRED’S UMBRELLA THEATER CO. MAINSTAGE SEASON All Shows at Studio 101, 1824 Spring Street #101, Houston TX 77007 LEADING MEDICINE STARTS WITH HOUSTON METHODIST PRIMARY CARE At Houston Methodist Primary Care Group, your family is at the center of all we do. From simple checkups to more complex concerns, our board-certified physicians provide the compassionate care you need as well as access to our leading network of world-class specialists. Schedule online today, visit or call 713.394.6638. DARK MATTER By: Don Nigro March 29 th -31 st , April 5 th -7 th and April 12 th -14 th at 8 PM Special matinee: April 8 th at 3 PM Pay-What-You-Can night: April 9 th at 8 PM After this production, Mildred’s Umbrella Theater Company (MU) will be saying goodbye to their longtime home in Spring Street Studios and moving to Montrose, where The Classical Theatre Company has generously provided the company a new home in their Chelsea Market performance space. In addition to the move, MU will be producing a shorter season of two mainstage plays plus the annual Museum of Dysfunction short play festival in order to accommodate a greater focus on developing programs that engage the community in different ways. MORE INFO/RESERVATIONS:, info@ or 832-463-0409. CYPRESS CREEK FACE Box Office: 281-440-4850 Please call for the location for these concerts: THE 2017-18 STAR-LIT! SERIES - 8 PM Saturday, March 10, 2018: The Celtic Tenors Saturday, April 14, 2018: The 5 Browns Saturday, May 19, 2018: The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass THE CHAPARRAL MANAGEMENT FAMILY SERIES - 3 PM Saturday, April 21, 2018: Cirque-tacular THE 2017-2018 PROMENADE SERIES Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 3 PM: Dons & Divas: Dido and Aeneas Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 3 PM: ROCO: “Magical Inspirations” featuring Scott St. John, violin Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 3 PM: Javier Chaparro and Triple Take THE FREE CHILDREN’S SERIES - 10 AM Saturday, May 12, 2018: Lucas Miller, the Singing Zoologist! 22 March 2018 | Cypress Community Newsletter

Misc. Events SPRING BRANCH AFRICAN VIOLET CLUB 39 TH ANNUAL SPRING SHOW AND SALE Judson Robinson Jr. Community Center 2020 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77004 Saturday, March 3, 2018: Show 1-5 PM, Sale 9 AM-5 PM Sunday, March 4, 2018: Show & Sale, 10 AM-3 PM Free Admission Violets of all types such as standards, miniatures, semi-miniatures and trailers will be available. Other Gesneriads such as Episcias and Streps and supplies such as potting soil, pots and fertilizers will also be featured. Club members will be available to answer general questions on growing African Violets. Free parking available at Judson Robinson Jr. Community Center. For further information, contact Karla Ross, 281-748-8417, CAF HOUSTON WING’S WARBIRD WEEKEND AND OPEN HOUSE On Saturday and Sunday, April 14 th & 15 th from10 AM until 5 PM, those big, old airplanes with the mighty round engines will be flying again as the Commemorative Air Force’s Houston Wing presents its 2018 Warbird Weekend and Open House at Hangar B-5, West Houston Airport. Get up close and feel the prop wash and hear the noise as radial engines power these historic WWII aircraft. See some of the old planes your father, grandfather or grandmother learned to fly for World War II. Admission is $15 per CAR at the gate or $10 per car if ticket is purchased in advance online (check our website or facebook page for details) and earns you a day of aircraft and military vehicle displays, museum exhibits and fun. Warbird rides will also be available for purchase. A.G. Painting & Remodeling 832-715-0999 • Painting (Interior & Exterior) • Bath Remodel • Kitchen Remodel • Granite Countertops • Tile Work • Concrete Work • Brick Repairs • Wood Fences • Plumbing • HardiPlank Installation • Power Washing * INSURED * References Available Come Experience the Transforming Power and the Accepting Love of Jesus Christ Food, drinks, gifts and souvenirs will be available. Come on out and honor America. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit national patriotic organization whose membership includes people from all backgrounds sharing an interest in aviation and history. www. The West Houston Airport is located at 18000 Groschke Rd., 2 miles north of I-10 and between Hwy. 6 and Barker Cypress, will be the place to visit on Saturday and Sunday, April 14 th & 15 th from 10 AM until 5 PM. NATURE PROGRAMS FOR PRESCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN SATURDAYS IN NATURE This program is held on the fourth Saturday of each month at the Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary, held between 1 and 4 PM. A guided nature walk will begin at 2 PM. No reservations required. Donations are encouraged. This is a “whole family” program; parents or other adult guardians should participate with their children. Park in the Memorial Drive United Methodist Church parking lot at 12955 Memorial Drive, enter the nature sanctuary through the marked gate and proceed on the path to the log cabin. Upcoming programs include March: Wildflowers - Craft: Seed Starters. April: Bird Watching - Craft: TP Binoculars. Building the Kingdom of God - Together! Join Us for Holy Week and Easter Maundy Thursday: 7:00 pm Good Friday: Stations of the Cross at Goforth Park 9:30 am Liturgy 7:00 pm Easter Sunday: 8:00am and 10:30am Egg hunts after each service 17020 West Rd. @ Queenston Houston, TX 77095 • 281.463.7330 Cypress Community Newsletter | March 2018 23