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  Star People - Social/Events Section

Impact A Hero
holds kick-off party
Impact A Hero Kickoff Party was held recently for the Impact A Hero Weekend to be held June 4 through June 6.

Jack and Billie Wendt were
presented the 2011 Heritage Award
Three years ago the Fort Bend County Historical Commission created an annual award called "the Fort Bend County Heritage Award"...

A Light of Hope for the children event slated
Child Advocates of Fort Bend will kick off child abuse awareness activities with its annual Light of Hope Candle Lighting event to bring awareness to the hundreds of Fort Bend children ...

Celebration kick-off party to be
held for residents in Meadows Place
Behr Process Corporation, an experienced and trusted provider of paint and coatings, has been selected as the official paint standard for City of Meadows Place...

Various egg hunts planned for
Sugar Land’s EGGstravaganza
Sugar Land’s youngest residents, their families and friends are all invited to meet the Easter bunny and enjoy an afternoon of egg hunts...

Nancy Olson keynote speaker at
7th Annual Banquet & Silent Auction
Nancy Olson is the guest speaker for Second Mile Mission Center’s 7th annual fundraising banquet to be held on Friday, April 1 at Safari Texas Ranch in Richmond.

Purchase your ticket now for
Child Advocates Magic Carpet Raffle
One in 200 are the odds of winning if you purchase a $100 ticket in the Child Advocates of Fort Bend Magic Carpet Raffle.

Sugar Land plans dance for senior citizens
A free dance for senior citizens will be held April 15, from 1-4 p.m., at the Sugar Land Community Center, 226 Matlage Way.

Stompin’ Irish Dance team to hold auditions on
April 2 for its Riverdance inspired dance troupe
A new dance team is making its home in Sugar Land Texas. Stompin’ Irish Dance team is holding auditions April 2 for its Riverdance inspired dance troupe.

Colorful sighting up in the sky
Residents enjoyed kite flying and sighting of different shapes and colors of kites at the Sugar Land Cultural Kite Festival held at Sugar Land Memorial Park last Saturday, March 12.

Rosenberg-Richmond Helping
Hands gala was well attended
The Hearts and Hands Gala benefiting Rosenberg-Richmond Helping Hands was held the evening of Saturday, March 5, at the Safari Texas Ballroom.

18th Annual Don’t Mess With
Texas Trash Off set for April
Imagine… a beautiful morning in Sugar Land, you are outdoors enjoying it, and making a difference in your community!

Art from the Heart art sale set for
March 26 at Sugar Land Town Square
Sartaria Middle School Art Department has raised over $10,000 in the past 8 years with the sale of art and functional folk art.

Empty Bowls 2011 benefiting
East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry
East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry, Inc. will be hosting the 2nd Annual Empty Bowls Benefit Dinner on Sunday, April 3, from 6-8 p.m. at Sugar Land Baptist Church (formerly Williams Trace Baptist Church).

Fort Bend County Women’s Center
invites you to “Boogie” on March 26
Fort Bend County Women’s Center’s 20th annual fundraiser is less than two weeks away!

Fourth Annual Mardi Gras Party
held at Legacy Ford
On March 8, Fat Tuesday, The Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance and Legacy Ford of Rosenberg hosted their Fourth Annual Mardi Gras Party at the Legacy Ford Dealership.

Hop into fun at Missouri City’s
annual “Bunny” event April 16
Families looking for a fun way to spend a Spring day can challenge their abilities at kicking a soccer ball, jumping rope and collecting eggs at Missouri City’s 23rd annual Bunny Hop...

2011 Schlumberger Education
Expedition planned for March 26
On Saturday, March 26, the Fort Bend Education Foundation will host its 8th annual bike ride, The Schlumberger Education Expedition.

The Darling Dash Fundraiser a rousing success
Friends of thew As One Foundation gather at the starting line of Darling Dash to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of Stephen Austin High graduate, Devaughn Darling - identical twin of Devard Darling.

We're having fun now!
Dulles Elementary School teacher Kim Dagnolo and Steve Fredericks are among the rodeo fans from this area checking out the variety of features at this year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

Yee-Haw! Rodeo fans from
Fort Bend are all smiles
Fort Bend area residents have been enjoying the 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo currently underway and running through the end of next week.

Sugar Land Firefighters Celebrate Win!
The 24th Annual Spaghetti Cook-Off awarded the Spaghetti Sauce championship to The Fire Department of Sugar Land.

Brazos Bend State Park to hold spring break/marsh madness event
Only a short drive, Brazos Bend State Park seems like a far away land. Early spring is a time of transition and one of the best times to visit the park.

Classic Chili Challenge 2011
to be held on March 24
Classic Chevrolet Sugar Land is sponsoring its first Chili Cookoff to Benefit the Sugar Land Police Officer’s Association.

Free children’s festival on Saturday,
March 26 hosted by Fort Bend Museum
Celebrate the arrival of spring at the Fort Bend Museum’s annual Children’s Day festival! The FREE family event will take place on Saturday, March 26 from noon until 5 p.m.

First United Methodist Church presents
in concert the Lone Star Bluegrass Band
The Friends of the Arts Committee, First United Methodist Church, Missouri City welcomes back by popular demand the Lone Star Bluegrass Band.

Meet the author Shubhra Ramineni
and receive her free cookbook
Cookbook author Shubhra Ramineni was recently awarded the 2010 Gourmand World Cookbook Award for “Best Indian Cuisine Book” in the U.S.

Moms In Touch invites women to prayer group
If one of your New Year’s resolutions is “pray more” … then you’ll want to learn more about Moms In Touch International, a worldwide Christian organization committed to covering every school in prayer.

“Network Nites” fuses with “Expo Lite”
By popular demand, The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce will showcase local small businesses right alongside of the signature “Network Nites” on Tuesday, March 29, from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm.

Sugar Land Garden Club
Arbor Day ceremony held
Sugar Land Garden Club Arbor Day ceremony recently held In recognition of National Arbor Day last week members of the Sugar Land Garden Club...

Time to wear green on the greens at
QV Country Club – St. Patricks Day tourney
Quail Valley Exchange Club is raffling off a new 2011 golf cart as part of their upcoming 31st Annual St. Patricks Day Tournament on Friday...


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