The University of Houston-Clear Lake will have its All Majors Career Fair from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday in Atrium I, Atrium II and Garden Room of the Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd.

The fair is open to the public. Temporary permits can be purchased at the visitor lot.

For information, call 281-283-2590.

The Texas City Independent School District’s board of trustees will have a special called meeting at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the board room of the Simpson Education Support Center, 1700 Ninth Ave. N., in Texas City. Visit www.tcisd.org.


The Friendswood High School Wranglerette’s will have its annual pregame dinner Friday in the school’s cafeteria at 702 Greenbriar.

Tickets for the Chik-Fil-A dinner can be purchased in advance for $8 from any Wranglerette or drill trainer. Tickets will be $10 at the door.

For information, visit http://fhswranglerettes.teamr.com.


The University of Houston-Clear Lake will feature the movie “Beatriz at Dinner” at 7 p.m. Friday in the Student Services and Classroom building lecture hall, 2700 Bay Area Blvd.

Admission is free with a student ID and $4 for all others.

For information, call 281-283-2560.


Kiddie Academy of Clear Lake will present a live story time event with Curious George from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at 11534 Space Center Blvd.

The free event is open to the public. Light refreshments and educational activities for children and families will be provided.

To RSVP, visit www.kastorytime.com.


The Friendswood High School Mighty Mustang Band will host its annual marching band competition Saturday at Henry Winston Stadium, 702 Greenbriar Ave.

Gates will open at 10:30 a.m. for the preliminary performance; and the preliminary awards will be presented at 3:45 p.m.

Tickets for the whole day are $15 per person; half-day passes are $10; and ages 5 and younger will be admitted for free.

For information, visit http://smalltownbigsound.org.

Galveston College’s Second Start Classes begin Monday. Registration for the term is ongoing from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. The term ends Dec. 14. For information, call 409-944-1220.


The Clear Creek Education Foundation will have its fourth annual Dine Out to Donate event Monday at 58 participating local restaurants.

Participating restaurants will donate a portion of its Monday revenue to the foundation to benefit the students and teachers of the Clear Creek Independent School District.

The foundation also will have its Ride to Give event, in partnership with the Kemah Boardwalk, Oct. 6 through Oct. 8.

For information and what restaurants are participating, call Kelsey Richardson, 281-284-0174.


Galveston College will begin its Coastal Culinary Speakers Series at 7 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Wing on its campus, 4015 Ave. Q.

Robb Walsh will present “Boudin Kolaches: The Creolzation of Our Local Culture.”

For information, call Joe Huff, 409-944-1302.


The University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Friday Morning Continuing Education series will be at 9 a.m. Oct. 6 in the Patio Café in the Bayou Building on campus, 2700 Bay Area Blvd.

Professor of Literature, Samuel Gladden, will present the second part of “Femme Fatales.” And then at 11 a.m., Maria Curtis will present facts about the often-misunderstood religion of Islam and about the 1.6 billion Muslims who practice it. Curtis will answer questions, and questions that are emailed to her before time to paul@uhcl.edu.

The cost includes a one-time membership fee of $26 and $18 for each class.

For information, call 281-283-3033.

Send school briefs information to angela.wilson@galvnews.com.

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