Woodcreek October 2021

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WOODCREEK RESERVE

NEWS/INFO

FUN THINGS TO DO

FESTIVALS/CRAFT SHOWS

JUST FOR FUN

HALLOWEEN CRAFTS

FUN (AND YUMMY) TO EAT

HALLOWEEN MEALS

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Questions concerning pool & tennis courts access, grounds

maintenance, pest control spraying, Association dues, ect.,

should be directed to Crest Management.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

Emergencies - Fire/Ambulance 911

City of Katy Police (Non-emergency) 281-391-4848

Fort Bend Co. Sheriff’s Dept. (Non-emergency) 281-341-4665

City of Katy – Fire/Ambulance 281-391-3500

Katy Fire Dept 281-391-3500

Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital 281-644-7000

Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation 713-941-8972

City of Katy 281-391-4800

Reliant Energy 713-207-7777

Street Light Repair 713-207-2222

Texas Pride through city of Katy 713-849-0400

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Billing Dept. UB@cityofkaty.com 281-391-4800

Comcast Cable 713-341-1000

Katy Family YMCA 281-392-5055

To report gas leaks 713-659-3552

SCHOOLS

KISD Administration 281-396-6000

WoodCreek Elementary School 281-234-0100

WoodCreek Junior High 281-234-0800

Katy High School 281-237-6700

LIBRARY

Katy Library 281-391-3509

Cinco Ranch 281-395-1311

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NOTES FROM THE BOARD

Due to a large number of delinquent accounts, any account with a

balance had their access card suspended until all fees are paid. If you

have any questions, please contact Crest Management at 281-945-4631

or 281-945-4673 for assistance.

Please be responsible when using the community facilities (pool, tennis

courts, park, playground, etc.).

THROW AWAY TRASH IN THE RECEPTACLES. Do not leave anything

behind. Remove any trash left behind by others. Let’s keep WoodCreek

beautiful!

TAKE CARE OF COMMUNITY PROPERTY. Make sure you and your guests

are taking care of the community property. Do not put pool furniture in

the water, no animals in the pool area and do not take food/drink into

the water.

REPORT DAMAGE IMMEDIATELY. If you see something that needs to be

fixed, please contact Crest Management.

Community deed restrictions, architectural guidelines, pool access

form and pool rules are available at https://woodcreek-reserve.com/

homeowner-documents/.

Any home improvement or modification (including fencing) must be

submitted to the Architectural Review Committee for approval PRIOR to

any work being done.

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POOL/ GATE ACCESS CARD

Any homeowner needing an access card should contact Sharon

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The pool is open Tuesday-Sunday year around from

10 AM-10 PM, except in freezing weather conditions. The Woodcreek

Reserve pool is unguarded.

BOARD MEETINGS

Should you desire to receive notice of your community Board meetings,

go to www.crest-management.com, click on “communities,” then click on

the link to your community and you may register there.

TRASH & RECYCLING INFORMATION

Trash day, recycling and heavy trash is on Wednesday and you should

place your trash at the curb in the receptacle provided by Republic Waste.

Super Heavy Trash is 1 st Wednesday of the Months - March, June,

September and December. Cut Tree Limbs need to be no more than

3-4” diameter and 4’ length; no more than 50 lbs or 4 cubic yards. You may

place out up to 15 bags of clippings, in clear plastic bags. Please ensure

that your work out an agreement with your lawn crew to remove or place

the lawn bags out of sight until the next trash collection day.

• Set trash within 5 feet from the curb by 7 AM

• Wheel-side of cart should face home and the cart opening toward the

street

• Do not overfill the cart; the lid must be closed

• Minimum distance of 3 feet from any obstacle (car, mailbox, heavy trash,

etc.)

• Heavy Trash: Appliances, hot water heaters, mattresses, heavy or large

volumes of bagged yard waste and other white goods appropriate for

disposal, shall be placed within five feet of the curbside and will be

collected on the same day as your regular trash.

• All branches and tree limbs must be cut to 4 foot lengths and tied in

small bundles that can be lifted and handled by a single person. Bundles

should be no larger than eighteen inches in diameter and weigh no more

than forty pounds.

• Refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers or items that contain CFC’s

(Freon), by law must have the gas removed by a licensed technician and

be red tagged prior to collection.

Reminder that trashcans are to be stored out of public view, except for

on designated trash days. This helps keep the community looking good.

For additional information: www.texaspridedisposal.com/cityofkaty.html

City of Katy Billing Department: UB@cityofkaty.com or 281-391-4800

SCOOP YOUR PET’S POOP

Please remember to be respectful of your neighbors’ yards and the

community grounds. When you take your pet for a walk, come prepared

with a scooper and a recycled grocery bag or anything else. If your pet

poops during your walk, please scoop and trash. It may not be the most

fabulous way to walk your pet, but it does show that you respect your

fellow neighbors’ and our beautiful community.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

We need residents to help and get involved with the new community

newsletter! We welcome your suggestions, recommendations, and

information. Contact Liz Trapolino at 281- 945-4645 or Liz.Trapolino@

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HOME IMPROVEMENT REQUEST’S (HIR’S)

If you are planning to make improvements to your property, such as

build a pool, paint your house or any other exterior modifications, please

submit an HIR (Home Improvement Request) to Crest Management

Company. You may contact Crest Management at 281-579-0761 or

kristie.miller@crest-management.com (email). Send your HIR along with

all the necessary information to Crest Management Company. After your

request is received, you will receive an approval or denial letter. Please do

not begin a project until you have received approval.

STREETLIGHT NOT WORKING?

If you happen to notice streetlights that may not be burning or the pole

is leaning, you can contact CenterPoint Energy directly at their customer

service department at 713-207-2222. The information you will need prior to

contacting them is the actual pole number (a six-digit number that is located

on the pole itself) and the address nearest to that particular pole. You can

also report on the web @ http://cnp.centerpointenergy.com/outage.

TEENAGE JOB SEEKERS

If you are between 12 and 18 and would like to be added to the

teenage job seeker’s list, please fill out the form on our website (www.

krenekprinting.com, click submissions and choose Jobseekers) with

your name, birthdate (mo. & yr.), phone number, year you will graduate

and the name of your newsletter/subdivision. Check the list of jobs you

want on your form. Please make sure your email is correct, we send

emails in the summer to make sure all the info is still good and that you

want to stay on the list. If we do not hear back from you after 3 tries, we

will remove you from the list until we do. Must have parent(s) permission.

DISCLAIMER:

Neither the subdivision, nor Krenek Printing is responsible for those listed

on the Teenage Job Seeker List. Please ask for and check out references

if you do not personally know those listed. This is just a list of teenagers

from the subdivision who wish to find part time jobs. Responsibility for

any work done by these teenagers is between those seeking helpers and

the teens and their parents.

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fun Things to do

AROUND TOWN...

9TH ANNUAL FALL

FESTIVAL & CRAFT SHOW

OCTOBER 2, 2021, 9 AM TILL 3 PM

5373 Franz Road, Katy, Texas 77449

Free Admission!!!! Shopping, Children’s Activities, Petting Zoo

and food! Bring the entire family and friends for a fun filled

day! Vendors contact Mary @ saintpaulschurch@charter.net.

ST. IGNATIUS OF

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FALL FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 2 ND , 12 PM - 7 PM

OCTOBER 3 RD , 12 PM - 6 PM

7810 Cypresswood Dr, Spring, TX 77379

Live Auctions, Silent Auctions, raffle, craft fair, live entertainment, bingo, attic

treasures, food, drinks, games and fun! Questions email festival@silcc.org.

OCT. 2

OCT. 2-3

OCT. 3-31

OCT. 8

PLYMOUTH UNITED CHURCH

PUMPKIN PATCH

OCTOBER 3 RD -31 ST ,

5927 Louetta Rd, Spring • plymouthunited.org

Pumpkins, Pet adoptions, local vendors, garage sales!

KATY WINE FEST

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

The Katy Wine Fest is a must for any wine lover! Highlighting

a wide selection of wines from Texas and beyond, guests will

sample rare finds and unique vintages not found in your local

grocery store. We’re certain you’ll find a few new favorites!

Along with a fantastic selection of wine, the Katy Wine Fest

will feature local restaurants serving delicious light bites. For those more into hops

and barley, craft beer will be available for sampling. Live musical entertainment, a

wine pull, silent auction and Big Board auction featuring fantastic items will round

out the evening. Proceeds of the event will directly benefit the Brookwood Center

for Learning. The Katy Wine Fest is perfect for a special date night or Girls Night

Out. Mark your calendars, grab your tickets and join the Cinco Ranch Rotary for the

Katy Wine Fest! We look forward to seeing you there!

OCT. 8-10

KATY RICE FESTIVAL

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8 TH , 6 PM - 10 PM

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9 TH , 10 AM - 10 PM

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10 TH , 12 PM - 6 PM

Kick the weekend off Friday evening with live music, food

trucks and beer! Bring the family and enjoy a full day of

great craft vendors, live music, food trucks & much more!

There will be fun for the whole family, including a kids/teen zone, craft beer and

expanded food area. Free Shuttle Service to and from the Merrell Center all day!

https://www.katyricefestival.com/

OCT. 9-10

OCT. 9-10

OCT. 9-

NOV. 28

BAYOU CITY ART

FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 9-10, 2021, 10 AM - 6 PM

Located along Allen Parkway

and Sam Houston Park

Tickets: www.artcolonyassociation.org

CHAPPELL HILL

SCARECROW FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 9-10

5070 Main St, Chappell Hill, TX 77426

TEXAS

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WEEKENDS & THANKSGIVING FRIDAY

OCTOBER 9 TH -NOVEMBER 28 TH ,

9 AM - 8 PM

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guests can step through the gates and enter an enchanted

world filled with kings and queens, knights and nobles, fairies

and elves, pirates and peasants and other fanciful delights.

www.texrenfest.com

OCT. 16

PICK-A-DILLY

CRAFT FAIR

St. Peter’s UMC •

20775 Kingsland Blvd, Katy

OCTOBER 16, 2021, 9 AM - 4 PM

St. Peter’s 30 th annual craft fair will be just in time for

Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas! Proceeds from

Pick-a-dilly Craft Fair and Silent Auction will benefit St.

Peter’s United Methodist Church Missions.

OCT. 17

TREAT STREET

OCTOBER 17 TH FROM 5-8 PM

Join Cinco Ranch Church of Christ for our

annual Treat Street on October 17 th from 5-8

PM. This free event is for our families to enjoy a

safe evening where our community gets to wear costumes, get

candy, enjoy a hot dog dinner and play in the bounce houses.

If you would like more information on this event, please visit

www.cincochurch.com/crkids. We can’t wait to see you there!

OKTOBERFEST HOUSTON

OCTOBER 22 ND , 5 PM - 10 PM

OCTOBER 23 RD , 12 PM - 10 PM

Join us for the 9th annual Oktoberfest Houston,

showcasing German and Texas culture in one

fantastic day! First 250 tickets sold are 50% off! The

Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007.

OCT. 22-23

GINGERBREAD VILLAGE

HOLIDAY MARKET

OCT. 23

LADIES AUXILIARY OF

ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON

OCTOBER 23, 2021

It’s Holiday Shopping Time! The Ladies Auxiliary

from St. Elizabeth Ann Seton is holding their annual Gingerbread

Village Holiday Market on October 23, 2021! It is held at 6646

Addicks Satsuma Road, Houston, TX 77086. The event opens at 9

AM and continues until 4 PM. Admission is free! Arts, crafts, unique

products and many, many more items will be featured. Get a head

start on your holiday shopping all in one place! A wonderful lunch

menu will be offered including barbecue pork sandwiches, baked

potatoes, etc. Come join the fun!

OCT. 23-24

AMERICAN LEGION POST 200

16TH ANNUAL ARTS AND

CRAFT SHOW

3RD ANNUAL PUMPKIN

PATCH AT MEMORIAL PARK

OCT. 23

OCTOBER 23, 2021, 11 AM - 6 PM

Join us for our favorite and BEST event of the year!

Beautiful Interactive Pumpkin Patch, Food Trucks +

Vendors from all over Texas, Hay Maze, Wine + Beer

Garden, Morning Race, Yoga on the Green, Tractor Rides, Festival

Games, Costume Contests for Kids, Adults and Dogs! All Ages and

Pets are welcome!

ROCKIN’ THE RANCH

MUSIC FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 1 PM - 10:30 PM

Houston Oaks Ranch, 23303 Hegar Rd, Hockley

RTR 2021 will feature blues, soul, country, classic

rock, food trucks, cold beer and a Whole Lotta’ FUN!

Join us in the hay field!

OCT. 30

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2021 (9AM-4 PM)

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2021 (10 AM-4 PM)

Indoors-Air Conditioned Hall

Sponsored by the American Legion Post 200

330 Legion Road, Wallis, Texas

Hamburgers and chopped BBQ on Bun

Desserts and Drinks

$1 Admission - Hourly Door Prizes

For more information call 281-743-3678

or email jgiese3866@aol.com

OCT. 30

OCT. 30

OCT. 30

NOV. 6

NOV. 8

HOWL-O-WEEN

KATY DOG PARK

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 9 AM - 11 AM

Costume Contest, games, door prizes &

vendors Event entry is a donation of pet food

for our local shelter

EPIPHANY LUTHERAN

BOO BASH

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 3 PM - 5 PM

14423 West Rd, Houston, TX 77041

Drive-thru trunk or treat!

REGINA CAELI

FALL FESTIVAL

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2021,

12-8 PM

8121 Breen Rd, Houston, TX 77040

KATY SIP N STROLL

NOVEMBER 6, 2021, 6 PM - 9 PM

(VIP ENTRANCE 5 PM)

We are celebrating the 22nd edition of Katy’s largest

wine and culinary festival benefiting The Ballard

House!!

ST. CUTHBERT EPISCOPAL

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

NOVEMBER 8, 2021

St. Cuthbert Church is hosting the Fifteenth Annual

International Festival-Virtual Edition beginning

Sunday, November 8 th , at 11:15 AM and continuing

throughout the month of November. The

International Festival honors all of the different countries, heritages and

backgrounds represented in our very unique and diverse congregation.

This year’s Festival will be held on our Facebook page and YouTube

channel and will feature members of St. Cuthbert sharing their countries

and heritages and, of course, food! There are activities for children

available for pickup or download. The recipes from each country will

be added each week. Come experience the international world of St.

Cuthbert and never leave your zip code! www.stcuthbert.org

NOV. 13

WILD WEST BREWFEST

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2021

Here is your opportunity to taste some of the best

liquid around! Featuring multiple stages, several

food trucks and hang out with your friends in our

multiple party zones all while giving back to our

community! Over the past 9 years the WWBF has

given back over $800,000 to charities thanks to you! Limited number of

tickets sold. Expect Over 80 brewers, 600+ styles of beers, multiple food

trucks, bands all day, plenty of shade, free water, multiple activities th

roughout the day! https://www.wildwestbrewfest.com/

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fun crafts to do

for halloween

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1. Start with the right pumpkin.

Choose one that's fresh, with a sturdy stem, no bruises, and a

flat bottom so it won't roll while you carve.

2. Cut from the bottom, not the top. Michael

Natiello, pumpkin carving pro and creative director for The Great

Jack-o'-Lantern Blaze, says cutting your "lid" from the bottom of

the pumpkin helps prevent the sides from caving in later.

3. If you do carve from the top, cut out the lid

on an angle. This way it won't drop inside the pumpkin

when you put it back on top, like it would with a straight upand-down

cut. A boning knife should work well for this.

Hanging Bat Craft

Here’s a simple hanging bat craft for kids using empty toilet paper rolls. These

adorable cardboard tube bats are a great way for kids to help decorate for

fall or Halloween. They also make a great activity to go with the children’s

book, Stellaluna! (Free bat wing template is provided on website www.

buggyandbuddy.com.)

Materials for Bat Craft

Cardboard tube (We used an empty toilet paper roll.)

Tempera paint (black or brown) and paintbrush

Construction paper (black or brown)

Black pipe cleaners

Scissors

Single hole punch (This is my favorite! It can punch through multiple

sheets without making your hand sore!)

Glue

Googly eyes

Marker (We used black and silver Sharpies.)

Bat wing template (optional)

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4. Scoop out all the pulp (and then some). You

can buy a special "claw" for pumpkin gutting, but an ice cream

scoop will do just fine. Thin the inner wall of the "face" area to

1¼-inch thick, so it will be easier to pierce the shell.

5. Sketch out your design on paper first. If you

draw your jack-o'-lantern face to size, Natiello says you can

use it as a pattern: Just tape it to the front of your pumpkin

and use a fork or pencil to poke holes along the lines you want

to carve. (Or save yourself from creative blocks by getting a

pumpkin carving kit, complete with a marker, scraper, cutting

tools, and pre-made patterns.)

6. Hold the pumpkin in your lap. It's easier to create

features when the face is gazing up at you. Natiello suggests

using a serrated kitchen knife or an X-Acto knife for carving,

but to make intricate designs, you could try using a small saw.

Just don't cut on a slant — clean up-and-down slices look best.

7. Start by making simple rough cuts. If you get

the big pieces of pumpkin out of the way first, you can go back

and clean up the edges of your design later.

8. Use your scraps creatively. Make a tongue, pipe,

or hair accessories out of a discarded piece of pumpkin shell,

for example.

9. Keep your pumpkin fresh. Natiello recommends

spreading petroleum jelly on the cut edges to seal in moisture.

If your pumpkin still shrivels a few days later, you can revive it

with a facedown soak in cold water for up to eight hours.

10. Create a chimney. First, leave the lid on for a few

minutes while the candle burns. Then make a small hole where

the lid has blackened. Or, save yourself the stress and go with

battery-operated votives instead.

11. Sprinkle cinnamon inside the lid. That way,

when you light the candle, your jack-o'-lantern will smell like

a pumpkin pie. Yum.

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How to carve a pumpkin

How to Make the Bat Craft

1. Paint your cardboard tube either black or brown (depending on the color

bat you’d like to make). This is our favorite tempera paint to use. I love the

colors and it doesn’t have a strong paint odor like other tempera paints.

2. While the cardboard tube is drying, draw some bat wings onto

construction paper and cut them out. (If you don’t want to draw them

yourself, you can use our bat wing template.)

3. Glue the wings onto the back of the cardboard tube.

4. Cut out some little triangles from your construction paper to make

ears. Glue these onto the bat, along with some googly eyes. Use a marker

to draw a mouth.

5. Punch two holes in the bottom of your cardboard tube. This is where

the legs will go.

6. Cut a black pipe cleaner in half. Twist one end of each pipe cleaner

through each punched hole.

7. To make the feet, snip off the last inch of each leg. Wrap the one-inch

piece of pipe cleaner around the bottom of each leg. Fold the middle part

of the foot to make a hook for hanging.

8. Hang your bat up for fall or Halloween!

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HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS

Walk Safely

. Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks.

. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you

cross.

. Put electronic devices down and keep heads up and walk, don’t run,

across the street.

. Teach children to make eye contact with drivers before crossing in front

of them.

. Always walk on sidewalks or paths. If there are no sidewalks, walk facing

traffic as far to the left as possible. Children should walk on direct routes

with the fewest street crossings.

. Watch for cars that are turning or backing up. Teach children to never

dart out into the street or cross between parked cars.

Trick or Treat with an Adult

. Children under the age of 12 should not be alone at night without adult

supervision. If kids are mature enough to be out without supervision,

they should stick to familiar areas that are well lit and trick-or-treat in

groups.

Keep Costumes Both Creative and Safe

. Decorate costumes and bags with reflective tape or stickers and if

possible, choose light colors.

. Choose face paint and makeup whenever possible instead of masks,

which can obstruct a child’s vision.

. Have kids carry glow sticks or flashlights to help them see and be seen

by drivers.

. When selecting a costume, make sure it is the right size to prevent trips

and falls.

Drive Extra Safely on Halloween

. Slow down and be especially alert in residential neighborhoods.

Children are excited on Halloween and may move in unpredictable ways.

. Take extra time to look for kids at intersections, on medians and on

curbs.

. Enter and exit driveways and alleys slowly and carefully.

. Eliminate any distractions inside your car so you can concentrate on the

road and your surroundings.

. Drive slowly, anticipate heavy pedestrian traffic and turn your headlights

on earlier in the day to spot children from greater distances.

. Popular trick-or-treating hours are 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM so be especially

alert for kids during those hours.

HALLOWEEN UNSCRAMBLE

1. sgoth ____________________________

2. chitw ____________________________

3. ealwneohl ____________________________

4. acdyn ____________________________

5. ignblo ____________________________

6. tuscoem ____________________________

7. otrcboe _____________________________

8. thdneau hsoeu _______________ ________________

9. tbsa _____________________________

10. kpmuipn _____________________________

Answers: 1) Ghost, 2) witch, 3) Halloween, 4) candy, 5) goblin

, 6) costume, 7) October, 8) haunted house, 9) bats, 10) pumpkin.

fun recipes for

for halloween

ghost pizza bagels

INGREDIENTS

8 slices mozzarella

8 mini bagels

1/2 c. marinara

4 black olives

DIRECTIONS

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Cut

mozzarella slices into ghost shapes using

a paring knife. • Spread a thin layer of

marinara over pizza bagel and top with

ghost. • Bake until cheese is melty, 10

minutes. • Meanwhile, cut olives into

little pieces for eyes. Dot the ghosts and

serve.

www.delish.com

spooky grilled cheese

INGREDIENTS

butter

8 slices pumpernickel or dark rye bread

4 slices cheddar cheese

DIRECTIONS

1. Using a Halloween themed cookie

cutter, take four slices of the bread and

cut out the centers.

2. Heat butter in a griddle or skillet over

medium heat.

3. Cook the cut side pieces of bread and

the whole pieces of bread in the saute

pan for 3 minutes. Flip the whole piece

of bread, cover with a slice of cheese and

top with the un-cooked piece of cut-out

bread cooking an additional 3 minutes or

until the cheese is melted.

4. Serve.

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