District H News
Council Member Cisneros Presents A District H Resource Fair
Join Council Member Cisneros for another District H Resource Fair she's hosting at  St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church Saturday, August 25th from 10 am to 1 pm . Click here for the bilingual flyer . In addition to educational presentations, there will be attorneys, consulates, health care resources, education and child-care resources, banking services, housing & repair services, non-profits, and more present to share info with the community.
Back to School Reminders, Fairs, & Giveaways
It's that time again! You can prepare your family for the start of school by attending these back to school fairs and giveaways which feature backpacks, school supplies, health resources, screenings, and more!
  • HISD Back to School Extravaganza
  • When: 8/17, 9 am - 2pm
  • Where: 2020 Mangum Road
  • Click here for more info
  • Northline Area: Back to School Fair
  • When: 8/18 from 10 am to 1 pm
  • Where: Loving Word Fellowship, 170 Rittenhouse
  • 2nd Ward: AAMA Back to School Fair
  • When: 8/21, 8 am to 12 pm
  • Where: 204 Clifton
Near Northside:
Picnic Under The Stars Aug 10th
You and your family can kick-off the weekend and celebrate International Picnic Day by attending a Picnic Under The Stars event this evening. Fresh fruit will be provided; bring a picnic blanket, food, and enjoy the sunset!
When: 8/10, 6-8 pm
Where: 2101 South St.
Independence Heights:
Whole Foods 365 Sneak Peak
Join Council Member Cisneros and the community in a sneak peak tour of the new Whole Foods 365 in Independence Heights. Learn more & RSVP here for your tour.

When: 8/18, 12 pm to 3 pm
Where: 101 N. Loop W.
Leonel Castillo Community Center Music Play-Space Aug 11th
Come learn and play with musical instruments of all shapes and sizes. Falon Land Studio and Open Architecture Houston are welcoming children to help design a new musical play-space for Leonel Castillo. Parents are welcome and snacks are provided.
When: 8/11, 10-11 am | Where: 2101 South St.
Denver Harbor: Farmer's Market
Visit the Get Moving Houston Farmer's Markets before the end of the 2018 season. The markets offer access to affordable fruits and vegetables. Lone Star Cards (SNAP) & Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) vouchers are accepted. Click here for more info.

When: 8/21, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Where: 6402 Market Street
2nd Ward: Free Salsa Lessons
Free salsa dance lessons in one-hour sessions will be held this month at Talento Bilingue de Houston (TBH). Beginners welcome, no partner required. Dress casual and wear comfortable shoes with smooth bottom surface. For more info, send an email here or call 281-413-4115
When: 8/15, & 8/22 at 6:30 pm
Where: TBH, 333 S. Jensen Drive
Need Free Legal Help After Harvey?
Houston Bar Association and Houston Volunteer Lawyers have partnered with the city and the county to bring those dealing with legal issues, including those caused by the impact of Hurricane Harvey, free legal assistance. Click here for more information.
When: August 18th, 9 am -1 pm | Where: Northeast Multi-Service Ctr. & Magnolia Multi-Service Ctr.
Download the 311 app to your Android or iPhone . When you see an issue in your neighborhood,  use the app to report it . You can even include photos! If you prefer to talk directly to a representative about your issue, or want to request information about City resources, birth certificates, elections, and more, call 713-837-0311. Remember: Always call 911 in the case of an emergency!