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UNTIL AUG. 19

art exhibition. Posters, paintings, fabric art and sculptures spanning over 40 years are presented in Works from the UHCL Collection. 9am-6pm Monday-Thursday, 9am-12pm Friday. University of Houston-Clear Lake, Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd. Free. Info: www.uhcl.edu/art-gallery.

AUG. 8th

food ride. Volunteers from St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church and Galveston Food Bank are distributing fresh groceries and toiletries to needy residents in the Nassau Bay, Webster and Pasadena areas. 8-9:30am 18300 Upper Bay Rd. Free. Info: Mike Stone, rector@sttaec.org.

herbs 101 Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Harris County Master Gardeners and Houston Community College experts discuss the fundamentals of herb gardening during a Green Thumb Lecture Series presentation. 10-11:30 a.m. online. Free, registration required. Info: www.hccs.edu/community-learning-workshops.

AUG. 8-11

game design. Tweens and teens develop a simple video game using the Unity platform and the C# computer programming language during a 4-day camp. 2-4 p.m. Evelyn Meador Branch Library, 2400 N. Meyer Ave., Seabrook. Free, registration required. Info: www.hcpl.net/events/64982.

AUG. 9

CNC alignment. At the Jocelyn H. Lee Innovation Lab, instructors introduce manufacturers to the Harris County Public Library’s milling equipment. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an accompanying adult. 18:15-19:15 Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane. Free, registration required. Info: www.hcpl.net/events/64577.

AUG. 11

seniors meeting. The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library TGIF program is taking a field trip to meet Joy the Comfort Dog at the August AARP Webster Area Chapter 199 meeting. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Bay Area Community Center, 5002 E. NASA Parkway. Free. Information: www.hcpl.net/events/65386.

AARP meeting. Joy the Comfort Dog checks in with members of the AARP Webster Area Chapter 199 during the group’s August meeting. Lunch is then scheduled at the Iguanas Ranas Cantina. 10 a.m. Bay Area Community Center, 5002 E NASA Parkway. Annual subscription is $8. Information: Lynne Justis, 832-212-5417 or aarphapter199@yahoo.com.

worship group. NASA Aglow Lighthouse welcomes author and evangelist Jeanette Simpson-Brown. 10 a.m. Praise Chapel, 18516 Texas 3. Free. Info: Lorene Kelling, nasaaglow74@gmail.com.

Cricut Alignment. Crafters learn the basics of creating with a Cricut Maker at the Jocelyn H. Lee Innovation Lab. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult supervisor. 10:30-11:30 Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane. Free, registration required. Information: www.hcpl.net/events/64578.

youth book club. Readers review LGBTQ+ titles during the monthly Read OUT! discussion group. 2-3 p.m. Evelyn Meador Branch Library, 2400 N. Meyer Ave. Free, registration preferred. Info: www.hcpl.net/events/62105.

AUG. fifteen

Open Garden Day. Visitors meet Harris County master gardeners and discover a variety of plant exhibits—vegetables, roses, tropicals, and more. 8:30am-11:00am Genoa Friendship Gardens, 1210 Genoa Red Bluff Road. Free. Info: https://bit.ly/3KLlJpC.

book club. The Freeman Page Turners discuss Colson Whitehead’s crime novel Harlem Shuffle. Copies of the book are available at the information desk. 12:00-1:00 p.m. Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane. Free. Info: www.hcpl.net/events/64625.

AUG. 16

Freeman Needlecrafters. Crafters make progress on knitting, crochet, and embroidery projects. 10-12 a.m. Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane. Free. Information: www.hcpl.net/events/52873.

herbs 101 Harris County Master Gardeners reveal how, when, where and why herbs are grown in the Houston area during a Green Thumb talk presented by the Harris County Public Library. 11-12 a.m. On-line. Free. Info: www.facebook.com/harriscountypl/events.

AUG. 18

CNC alignment. Instructors introduce Harris County Public Library milling equipment at the Jocelyn H. Lee Innovation Lab. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult legal guardian. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane. Free, registration required. Info: www.hcpl.net/events/65242.

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