District H News
8th Annual Sabor del Northside Festival
Join this free public festival that brings together residents, businesses, schools, and community organizations of Houston’s Northside neighborhood in celebration of its vibrant culture.
When:  Saturday, 4/27/19, 11 am - 4 pm
Where: Castillo Park, 1145 Quitman.
2nd Ward: Día De Los Niños 2019
Stop by Eastwood Park on Friday to enjoy music, games, food, fun, and prizes in celebration of children and literacy. For more info call 713-926-9491 or send an email here.
When: Friday, 4/26/18, 3-7 pm
Where: Eastwood Park, 5020 Harrisburg 
Independence Heights: Health Fair & Family Fun Day
Bring the family this Saturday to Booker T. Washington High School, where you can get free health screenings, food from Houston Food Bank, visit the Houston Public Library's mobile unit, and more.
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, 10 am - 2 pm
Where: BTWHS, 4204 Yale St.
Maker to Inventor Spring Showcase
Join TXRX Labs for a showcase of high school students semester projects completed using CAD, 3D printing, laser cutting, wood working, jewelry and ceramics. RSVP for this free event here.
When: Friday, 4/26/19, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Where: TXRX Labs, 205 Roberts St.
Denver Harbor: Free Family Event
Join Neighbors in Action at this Saturday's carnival and garage sale. Enjoy games, a bouncy house, delicious food, and a raffle. Funds from purchased meals will go towards the building of a new community center.
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, 11 am - 6 pm
Where: 7900 Flaxman St.
Celebrate National Poetry Month at Carnegie Library
Enjoy delicious food, read and share a poem, and enjoy the power of poetry from different countries by attending Houston Public Library's event this Saturday. Free and open to everyone. More details here.
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, Noon
Where: Carnegie Library, 1050 Quitman
Promoting Environmental Awareness in the 2nd Ward
This weekend check out the BioArt Bayou-torium, a free, bilingual science lab and art studio created by artist Henry Sanchez on the banks of Buffalo Bayou. Also, don't miss the free pontoon boat tours that introduce and educate visitors about the complex ecosystem, stories and history of Buffalo Bayou.  More info here .
Where: Across from Tony Marron Park, 901 N. York St.
When: April 27-28, 10 am -5 pm
Marshall Community Clean Up Day
Roll up your sleeves, bring your garden tools, and volunteer with Marshall Middle School's PEACE program (funded by Council Member Karla Cisneros). Garden tools needed include: shovels, rakes, clippers, gloves, and more.
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, 9 am - 1 pm
Where: Marshall Middle School, 1115 Noble St.
Houston Maritime Museum: Free Admission 4/27
In honor of Earth Day, visit the Houston Maritime Museum's Family Day Wonders of Water exhibit this Saturday to meet with local organizations, learn hands-on ways to enjoy and preserve water, and create fun crafts!
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, 1 -4 pm
Where: Houston Maritime Museum, 2311 Canal St.
Free Evening of Art and Fun
Don't miss this one-night event! Buffalo Bayou Partnership's iconic concrete silos in the East End will become an outdoor canvas for larger-than-life projections of the 25 posters featured in  New Monuments for New Cities More info here .
When: Saturday, 4/27/19, 8-10 pm
Where: 801 N. Nagle St.
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!