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Editor’s note: Starrings are for non-profit events. Deadline is 5 p.m. every Friday. Please keep wording to a minimum. Answer the "5 W’s": Who, What, When, Where, and Why. Fax us: 281-690-4250; e-mail: starnews@fortbendstar.com or mail to: Fort Bend Star, 4655 Techniplex Dr. Suite 300, Stafford, TX 77477.

April 1

Bring your family & friends to Sugar Land Town Square to enjoy country now and then, Friday, April 1, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.. These country hits will please country fans of all ages.

This annual event will be held April 1 - April 3, Quantum Lakes, Cleveland Texas. Father/child group $450 or $225 per person. Includes meals, lodging, boat & tournament entry fee. 20 spots available. Pay only www.ghcof.org. For more info call 281-788-8435.

Volunteers are needed to greet guests at the American Society of Interior Designers Show Home, April 1-17, Sienna Plantation. Home openTues.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Available shifts are 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., & 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., daily except Sundays. To volunteer aleshamcrae@msn.com or thurstos@hotmail.com or 281-302-6366.

April 2

The district level of the high school One Act Play competition is Saturday, April 2, 4 p.m. Four schools performing are Travis HS, Dulles HS, Hightower HS, and Clements HS. Tickets $3 for students & $5 for adults. No one admitted after once a play has begun. Call 281-634-1000 for more info.

Visit Demonstration Gardens & talk to volunteers who design & maintain them of Saturday, April 2, 9-11 a.m., 1402 Band Road, Rosenberg, take sidewalk to back. For more info visit www.fbmg.org or call 281-341-7068.

The event "Cowboys in the Caribbean", the Richmond Rotary's 12th annual Fish Fry will be held Saturday, April 2, 6-9:30 p.m., George Ranch Historical Park. Entertainment, kids activities, live auctions, door prizes, raffle. Family fun! Tickets now on sale, adults $15, child plate $10 (12 and under). For more info visit www.RotaryRichmond.org.

Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity to host this event Sugar Land Town Square, Saturday, April 2, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Youth teams will use Legos to create realistic houses while raising awareness & funds for FBHFH. There will be music in the Plaza with DJ spinning from 6 to 9 p.m. To register information www.fortbendhabitat.org.

Friends of the Art committee, First United Methodist Church, 3900 Lexington Blvd., Missouri CIty, will present The Chapel Singers Saturday, April 2, 4 p.m. Concert is free to the public, Love donations accepted. email FriendsoftheArts@comcast.net or 281-499-3502 for more information.

Texas AgriLife Extension Service will present this clinic Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., John White's Place, 34527 Fulshear Farms Rd., Fulshear. $10 per person. Call Kim to register at 281-633-7029.

Lakeview Elementary PTA will host this spring fling Carnival Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Festivities will include games, food, vendors, silent auction & more! Lakeview Elementary is located at 314 Lakeview Drive, Sugar Land.

This 10th annual rain or shine features over 100 vendors. Local restaurants will be on-site for breakfast or lunch, Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission free & strollers welcome. Portion of proceeds benefits LEAF. Call 281-937-0296 or giftsgaloregreatwood@yahoo.com for more information.

April 3

Imperial Performing Arts presents The Imperial Concert Series "Trios - Music for your Soul", Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, to be performed by members of the Houston Symphony, Sunday, April 3, 2 p.m., and Monday, April 4, 7:30 p.m., The Imperial Theatre, Sugar Land Town Square, 2210 Lone Star Drive. Tickets $20 adults, $10 students, faculty, seniors (55+), and military, call 281-277-7444 or the www.imperial.org.

April 4

The American Red Cross will hold the volunteer meeting Monday, April 4, 6:30 p.m., 2610 BF Terry Blvd., Rosenberg. For interested individuals or groups who want to get involved in disaster services. For more info cegan@ghac.org or call Caroline at 281-342-9480.

April 5

George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview, Richmond will present 2 programs to help the beginner. Tuesday, April 5, 10 a.m. and Tuesday, April12, 10 a.m. Both held in the computer lab. For more info call 281-341-2608.

Learn American Red Cross Community first aid with CPR adult, child & infant Tuesday, April 5, & Thursday, April 7, 6-10:30 p.m. Pre-registration required at www.houstonredcross.org or call Shia at 281-342-9480.

April 6

Coastal Prairie Quilt Guild will meet Wednesday, April 6, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church of Missouri City, 3900 Lexington. Marcie Kaylakie will present "Texas Quilts and Quilters". Anyone is invited to attend.

Fort Bend Lawyers CARE will hold this workshop Wednesday, April 6, 6:30-8 p.m., Child Advocates of Fort Bend office, 5403 Avenue N, Rosenberg. Bring court orders with you if you have any. The workshop is for advice & counsel only. For more info 281-239-0015.

Texas AgriLife Ext. Service to hold this course Wed., April 6, & Thursday, April 7, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Course fee $115. Deadline to register March 29, Call 281-342-3034 for more info.

Sienna Branch Library, 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd., Missouri City, will hold this series beginning Wed., April 6, 6 p.m. The series will help students learn how to identify internet resources, access journal articles and more. For more info call 281-238-2900 or visit library.

April 7

Sugar Creek Country Club Women's Assoc. will host this fashion accessories show by Charming Charlie and luncheon Thursday, April 7, 11 a.m., 420 Sugar Creek Blvd., Sugar Land. Reservations necessary for members & guests at 281-494-5065. Bring non-perishable for food pantry.

Fort Bend Lawyers CARE will hold its free legal line Thursday, April 7, 2-5 p.m. Legal Line is available to low income Ft. Bend residents. Legal Line is for advice & counsel only. Call 281-239-0015 for more info.

Quail Valley Quails to host style show Thursday, April 7, 10 a.m., Quail Valley Grill. Social hours first followed by style show. For luncheon reservations call Terry Colley at 281-438-6234 or tcolley@sbcglobal.net.

A free presentation titled "Nature and Needs of a GT Student and How Parents Can Work With Them" will be held Thursday, April 7, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., social & overview of PACE with light snacks 6-7 p.m., presentation 8 p.m., FBISD Administrative Annex- Main Auditorium, 3119 Sweetwater Blvd., Sugar Land. For info call 281-565-3124 or GT Dept. at 281-634-1121.


Friends of Missouri City Library meet the 4th Tuesday, 7 p.m., each month. There is an ongoing book sale in the lobby. Books & magazines are accepted daily. Contributions are tax deductible.

The Vineyard Church, 5015 Grove West Blvd., Stafford, will hold these classes Monday & Wednesday evenings, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information call Literacy Council of Fort Bend at 281-240-8181 or 281-240-8463 or email esl@slvineyard.org.

The IBM Investment Club meets the first Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m., in Sugar Land. Come join us for a lively investment discussion and some refreshments. RSVP at 281-615-5946 or email leemdcam@aol.com.

Sugar Land/1st Colony Al Anon meets every Monday, 12 noon, Christ United Methodist Church, "Progress Not Perfection AFG", Family Life Center, Room 305. For more information call Renee at 281-414-5074.

Come & enjoy this barbershop harmony in a small group informal setting on Tuesday evenings, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., The Oasis, 11919 West Airport, Meadows Place. Call Stan Boyer at 713-530-2427 for information.


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