Posts Tagged ‘Spring-Klein’

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Spring-Klein Chamber of Commerce: Spring-Klein Business Expo

July 15, 2011

The Spring-Klein Chamber of Commerce (SKCC) invites the community to attend the “Spring-Klein Business Expo,” on Thursday, July 21.  Nearly 100
area exhibitors from various industries will be there for business owners and the public to learn more about products and services of all kinds.

The schedule of mini-workshop topics for the day’s event includes Social Media Tools to Drive Clients to Your Business by Siva Yenneti of IT Vibes, Weight Loss through Ideal Protein by Dr. My Lin Nguyen of Zen Salon and Laser Spa, Hurricane Preparedness by Cypress Creek EMS, and Business
Recycling Practices
by I Am Green Recycling.

A 32″ Samsung flat screen television, donated by Walmart, at FM 2920 and Kuykendahl, will be awarded as a door prize during the event.

Admission to the event is free to the public.  The Expo takes place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Champion Life Centre, located at 3031 FM 2920 in Spring.

All businesses, non-profits and organizations in the Harris County area are invited to participate as vendors and attendees.  To donate a silent auction item or learn more about becoming a vendor, please contact Siboney Trevino-Toth at siboney_trevinototh@us.aflac.comor 713-206-7958.

The Business Expo vendor registration deadline is Friday, July 15, 2011.   For your convenience, the online link for easy registration and payment or you can submit it manually at our office at 20920 Kuykendahl #E (within the Texas Home Group Bldg.) using the downloadable registration form links below.

Business Expo Information Sheet

Business Expo Registration Form

Silent Auction Item Form – Donations Still Being Accepted

If you aren’t a vendor this year, mark your calendar to visit the Expo on July 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm. Admission is free to the public.  Read below to see the latest on the event.  You don’t want to miss this!

About ExploreSpring.com

Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. There you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community resource for Spring & Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, calendar & events, free press releases, free classified ads, free garage sale ads, monthly photo contests, affordable advertising and more. ExploreSpring.com provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at http://www.explorespring.com.

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Member Questions and Comments – Relocation Advice Needed.

September 23, 2010

my husband and i will be relocating soon…he will be working in houston, but are looking at houses in your area…would love any other info about your community. looks lovely. we do not have children.

carla

About ExploreSpring.com

Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. There you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community resource for Spring & Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, calendar & events, free press releases, free classified ads, free garage sale ads, monthly photo contests, affordable advertising and more. ExploreSpring.com provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at http://www.explorespring.com.

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News Briefs July 5, 2010

July 6, 2010
 Dear ExploreSpring Member,

Hope you had a Happy and Safe 4th of July!!!!  
Congratulations Jennifer, you your Winning Daddy and Me Photo!  

Daddy and Me

Daddy and me!

  • Post your FREE Garage sale, pet, jobs, and general classified ads

    Looking for something to do this weekend, check out Spring’s Calendar of Events. ExploreSpring has been busy updating back to school events on our community calendar. 

    We want your news, are you having a special event or have a special announcement, log in to your ExploreSpring.com Control Panel and post your news or Email us via our online form at http://www.explorespring.com/pages/SubmitNews.  

    Thank you for being a ExploreSpring Community member. 

    Editor 

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    2009 BFF Winning Photo: ME AND MY HUBBY! HE IS MY VERY BEST FRIEND
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    NEWS HIGHLIGHTS 
    MEMORIAL HERMANN THE WOODLANDS SEEKING VOLUNTEER DRIVERS

    Are you looking for a way to give back to the community? The Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital Auxiliary has new openings for adult volunteer drivers of two new 6-person visitor transport carts that will conveniently start to pick up visitors in the campus’ parking lots and bring them to a hospital entrance.

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    Appeals Court Upholds Jessica’s Law Statute.
    AUSTIN – The Third Texas Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a Belton Little League coach who was sentenced to life in prison under the Texas version of Jessica’s Law.
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    Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program Hosts a Red Hat Society “Do Dah Day”

    Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program and Fun4Seniors present a Red Hat Society “Do Dah Day” Wednesday, July 21 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Parkway. The afternoon event, especially for Red Hat Society members, features unique and alluring entertainment presented by The Rhythm of Magic.

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    Spring-Klein Chamber Celebrates Annual Christmas in July Gala with Special Guest Congressman Ted Poe 

    SKCC returns to Augusta Pines Banquet Hall for their third annual summer Christmas tradition in Spring, Texas

    The Spring-Klein Chamber of Commerce (SKCC) announced today that their annual Christmas in July Gala will be celebrated on Friday, July 31, 2010 at 6:30 p.m at the Augusta Pines Savannahs, 18 Augusta Pines in Spring, Texas. Congressman Ted Poe will speak at the event as the Chamber’s special guest for the evening. “We are so appreciative of the continued support that we have received from our representatives and the community,” said Toni Richard, president and co-founder of the SKCC. “The Christmas in July Gala is becoming somewhat of a tradition hear in Spring and to enjoy it again at Augusta Pines where it first began really brings it full circle.”

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    Join Us in the 1ST Annual Best of Spring-Klein Survey!

    Vote for BestBreakfast
    Nominate Best Nail Salon

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    Everything Spring, Volume II, Issue IV, April 3, 2010

    April 4, 2010
    ExploreSpring.com Newsletter
    http://www.explorespring.com April, 2010

    Everything Spring Newsletter, April 2010 by ExploreSpring.com

     
    Putting Everything Spring at Your Fingertips!
     Dear ExploreSpring Member,

    Happy Easter!!!! 

    We would like to welcome our featured business Ascent Home Loans, Inc. to the ExploreSpring.com Family.

    Congratulations to Brittny for her winning photo of “Christmas morning with Daxx”! 

    ExploreSpring is also working to give back to our community by sponsoring an Annual Monopoly Tournament. The 1st Annual Spring-Klein Monopoly Tournament is scheduled for July 24, 2010 and will benefit the Texas Stallions Track Club. I encourage each of you to participate an look for instructions on how your charitable organization could be next year’s benefactor!

    And as always, you receive FREE Garage sale, pet, jobs, and general classified ads.

    Looking for something to do this weekend, check out Spring’s Calendar of Events. ExploreSpring has been busy updating back to school events on our community calendar.

    We want your news, are you having a special event or have a special announcement, log in to your ExploreSpring.com Control Panel and post your news or Email us via our online form at http://www.explorespring.com/pages/SubmitNews

    Thank you for being a ExploreSpring Community member.

    Editor

    Enter our Cute Kid Photo Contest for a chance to win a $10 gift card and ExploreSpring.com T-Shirt featuring your adorable child(ren)! 

     

     
     
    NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
    Westfield Cadet Accepted at West Point
    HOUSTON –Cadet Lt. Col. Christmas Linzy, a senior at Westfield High School , has received an appointment to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and will be getting a full-ride scholarship for the next five years. Linzy is scheduled to begin her appointment this summer at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point Preparatory School where candidates are prepared for admission to the military academy through focused academic, military and physical instruction.
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    “Healthier U” Offers Three Days of Events for Students, Community Members
    Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Annual Wellness Expo & Job Fair is April 7-9Lace up your sneakers and stretch out your legs for an event that’s sure to get your heart pumping! Healthier U, Lone Star College-Montgomery’s annual communitywide wellness expo and job fair, is set to take place April 7-9.
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    Commissioner Jerry Eversole B. F. Clark Community Building Volunteers
    Spring, TX. The community is invited to join Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole and the Senior Adult Program staff to the first ever Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at B. F. Clark Community Building. This special affair honors and recognizes the volunteers who generously share their time and talent to help provide classes and activities that have brought the center to life.[center]Friday, April 16 at Noon[/center]
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    Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program Prepares for The 74th Arabia Shrine Circus
    Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program presents tickets and transportation to the 74th Arabia Shrine Circus Saturday, April 24. Individuals 50 years and better may reserve up to four tickets, which were purchased through raffle ticket sales and donations to Precinct 4’s nonprofit organization Fun4Seniors.
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    SKCC LUNCHEON AGENDA

    April 6, 2010

    11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

    Spring Creek BBQ

    6068 FM 2920 

    11:30 – Meet and Greet

    12:00 – SKCC Update, Committee Announcements, New Members

    12:10 – Steve Black with Brian Tracy International -How to Have Your Best Year Ever

    12:45 – Door Prizes – Adjournment

    $20 – Member

    $25 – Non-members

     RSVP at www.springkleinchamber.org

     

    Volume II, Issue IV, April 3, 2010
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    » Spring-Klein Chamber of Commerce Breakfast

     

     

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    » Second Saturday Settlers: Primitive Weapons

     

     

     
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    Spring Texas News Highlights 1/22/10

    January 23, 2010
    Spring ISD Receives $50,000 Energy Savings Rebate

    HOUSTON – The Spring ISD Board of Trustees accepted a rebate check worth $50,484.65 from CenterPoint Energy during the January board meeting. The rebate resulted from the district’s participation in the SCORE (Schools Conserving Resources)/City Smart Program.

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    “Willy Wonka” Debuts in New Spring High Theater Jan. 28-30

    Spring, TX. The Lion Players Theatre Company of Spring High School will present Roald Dahl’s “Willy Wonka” at 7 p.m. Jan. 28, 29 and 30. The family-oriented musical will be the debut performance in the school’s newly renovated theater, which was completely gutted during the summer of 2009 and reconstructed into a state-of-the-art performance space.

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    Klein High UIL Teams Win UIL A.

    Klein, TX. On January 16, the Klein High School UIL mathematics, number sense, calculator, computer science, science, current events, and social studies teams participated in UIL A competition hosted by Willis High School. Other schools participating were from the Klein, Conroe, Magnolia, Willis, and Bryan independent school districts. Klein High was awarded the top honors of the meet.

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    KISD to Offer H1N1 Vaccination Clinics

    Spring, tx. Klein ISD in partnership with Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services (HCPHES) will operate free H1N1 vaccination clinics for Klein students, staff, family members and the community at Krimmel Intermediate and Wunderlich Intermediate on Saturday, January 30, from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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    KISD Students Selected for All-State Honors

    Spring, TX. Membership in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All-State groups is one of the highest honors a student in Texas public schools can achieve. For this school year, 23 Klein ISD students have been selected to perform in one of these groups at the annual TMEA convention to be held in San Antonio February 10-13. Over 45,000 students participated in the elimination process with fewer than 2000 students selected for an all-state group.

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    Nominate Your Favorites in the Best of Spring-Klein Awards – Best Breakfast

    Spring, Texas. ExploreSpring.com is dedicated to Putting Everything Spring at Your Fingertips! In an effort to meet that objective, ExploreSpring.com wants to know where to find the best breakfast in the Spring-Klein area. We just finished nominatations in our Happy Hour Awards and commence voting tomorrow, we are now accepting nominations for the Best Breakfast Restaurant.

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    Harris County Toll Road Authority’s Veteran Discount Tolling Program

    Houston, TX. Effective December 18, 2009, Harris County Toll Road Authority will offer a discounted toll program to Disabled Veterans and Purple Heart recipients, as well as recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor.

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    Register Now for Texas Stallions Track Club 2010 Season

    Get ready for the 2010 Summer Track and Field Season with Spring/Klein’s Texas Stallions

    Spring, TX, December 17, 2009. – The track season is near, and the Texas Stallions Track Club is now taking early registrations for the 2010 season. We are excited about the new season. Registration is $130 and includes uniform, insurance, and Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and USA Track & Field (USATF) membership, medal for every runner, event selection, coed teams, positive coaching and more. Register by January 31, 2010 and save $10. For more information or to sign up, call 832.415.0568 or visit texasstallions.org to register online.

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    Meet the Tigers at the 2nd Annual

    Spring, Texas. Klein Collins Cross Country/Track Booster Club’s 2nd Annual “Junior Tiger Fun Run,” a one-mile fun run for youth in 1st – 6th grade, will be Saturday, January 30, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. The run will begin near the Klein Collins Track and follow around the KCHS campus.

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    Nominate Your Favorites in the Best of Spring-Klein Awards – Best Breakfast

    January 17, 2010

    Spring, Texas. ExploreSpring.com is dedicated to Putting Everything Spring at Your Fingertips! In an effort to meet that objective, ExploreSpring.com wants to know where to find the best breakfast in the Spring-Klein area. We just finished nominatations in our Happy Hour Awards and commence voting tomorrow, we are now accepting nominations for the Best Breakfast Restaurant.

    So visit Best of Spring-Klein tomorrow to vote for your favorite Happy Hour Spot, and to nominate your favorite Breakfast RestaurantVoting and nominations begin on Monday and End on Friday.  Try and get at least 3 separate nominations to enhance your chances of being included in the Top 10.

    Then by 8am Monday morning, you will be able to vote for your favorites if they made the top 10 list. You may vote only once in each category (we can tell if you try to stuff the ballot box) until Midnight, Friday. Let’s keep it fair: No voting for a place because you think the shop owner is hot or because your parents own the place. I’ll tally the votes and announce the winners the following Monday. Each week we will open up nominations for a new category and continue the process until the end of 2010. All winners will be features on the Best of Spring-Klein web site, have a logo to embed on their site recognizing them for their accomplishment and be included in the Best of 2010 magazine to be released at the beginning of 2011. More information will be release on it next month.

    About ExploreSpring.com

    Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. There you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community resource for Spring & Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, calendar & events, free press releases, free classified ads, free garage sale ads, monthly photo contests, affordable advertising and more. ExploreSpring.com provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at http://www.explorespring.com.

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    Nominate Your Favorites in the Best of Spring-Klein Contest – Best Happy Hour

    January 7, 2010

    Spring, Texas. ExploreSpring.com is dedicated to Putting Everything Spring at Your Fingertips! In an effort to meet that objective, ExploreSpring.com wants to know what bar or nightclub offers the best Happy Hour in the Spring-Klein area. Over the next 52 week’s we will take nominations each week and then vote on the Top 10 the following week to find the Best of Spring-Klein as determined by the ExploreSpring.com readers.

    To kick off the Best of Spring-Klein we decided to find out where you go to relax after work. Do you have a favorite local spot that offers a great happy hour? If so, Nominate them right here, by the 8 am on Friday, Jan. 15 and be sure tell us why you like them.  Try and get at least 3 separate nominations to enhance your chances of being included in the Top 10.

    Then by 8am Monday morning, you will be able to vote for your favorites if they made the top 10 list. You may vote only once in each category (we can tell if you try to stuff the ballot box) until Midnight, Friday Jan 22. Let’s keep it fair: No voting for a place because you think the shop owner is hot or because your parents own the place. I’ll tally the votes and announce the winners on Jan 25. Each week we will open up nominations for a new category and continue the process until the end of 2010. All winners will be features on the Best of Spring-Klein web site, have a logo to embed on their site recognizing them for their accomplishment and be included in the Best of 2010 magazine to be released at the beginning of 2011. More information will be release on it next month.

    About ExploreSpring.com

    Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. There you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community resource for Spring & Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, calendar & events, free press releases, free classified ads, free garage sale ads, monthly photo contests, affordable advertising and more. ExploreSpring.com provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at http://www.explorespring.com.