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More Halloween Fun this Weekend!

Halloween fun in The Woodlands Township continues this weekend with the annual Trick or Treat Trail and The Haunted Trail at Bear Branch Park. Get your costumes ready for some SPOOKtacular family-fun!  Continue reading “More Halloween Fun this Weekend!”

Pedestrian and Bicycle Draft Master Plan

The Woodlands Township Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan is the first of its kind for The Woodlands, and will assist the Township with planning for and prioritizing walking and biking projects over time. Community input is essential to the plan and residents are encouraged to attend the public hearing next week to share their feedback with the Township Board of Directors and staff.  Continue reading “Pedestrian and Bicycle Draft Master Plan”

Congrats Costume Winners!

Congratulations to the 2016 The Wicked Wonderland Family Carnival Costume Contest winners – Cragger from Chima LEGO and Banana! Thank you for sharing your SPOOKTACULAR costumes with The Woodlands Township! Continue reading “Congrats Costume Winners!”

Fall 2016 Youth Tennis Tournament Series

Want to start playing tournaments but don’t know where to start? Have you played some matches but still want more experience before you hit the big leagues? Do you want to stay close to home without having to wait around for your next match? Try out the Fall Tournament series! Location: Bear Branch Park Continue reading “Fall 2016 Youth Tennis Tournament Series”

Last Chance: Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

Join The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department at Riva Row Boat House this Saturday (October 15, 2016) for the last stand up paddle board yoga class of 2016!   Continue reading “Last Chance: Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga”

Haunted Happenings This Weekend!

Join The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department this weekend for a full line-up of SPOOKtacular events and programs to get you in the Halloween spirit! Continue reading “Haunted Happenings This Weekend!”

Ped/Bike Plan: Public Hearing

The Woodlands Township invites community members to attend a public hearing to share their comments regarding the current draft of the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan. The public hearing will be held during the Township Board of Directors regular meeting on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at 6 p.m.
Continue reading “Ped/Bike Plan: Public Hearing”

Volunteer at a SPOOKtacular Township Event

Get involved in the community and make new friends by volunteering at one of the Township’s SPOOKtacular Halloween events – The Wicked Wonderland Family Carnival, The Haunted Trail and Trick or Treat Trail. Show your Halloween spirit by registering to volunteer today!  Continue reading “Volunteer at a SPOOKtacular Township Event”

Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas this Weekend!

Registration is still open for this year’s Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race on Saturday, October 8, 2016. The USA Track & Field (USATF) sanctioned event features a certified 10-mile course, One 4 Texas Kids’ Fun Run, a Texas-sized Post-Race Party with live music by The Sweet Leaf Junction Band and fun for the whole family!  Continue reading “Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas this Weekend!”

Gorilla Hole- This Friday!

As one of the first programs at The Woodlands Township Recreation Center, The Gorilla Hole has been a fun Friday night tradition since 1993. Fifth and sixth graders are invited to let loose, monkey around and make new friends at the Gorilla Hole!
Continue reading “Gorilla Hole- This Friday!”

Preschool Drawing Classes by Young Rembrandts!

The Young Rembrandts’ method focuses on teaching children to draw, using demonstration and a structured step-by-step process. Through the process of weekly instruction students are exposed to a wide variety of subject matter, artistic concepts, art history and mastery of their materials. Continue reading “Preschool Drawing Classes by Young Rembrandts!”

After School Science Programs for Kids

There is tons of fun to be had with Discovery Kid’s after-school science programs. Children will certainly enjoy different science experiments and different themes each month! Continue reading “After School Science Programs for Kids”

The Woodlands Township’s Haunted Trail and Family Carnival Coming Soon!

The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department will once again host two wickedly fun Halloween events that have become favorites in the community! Continue reading “The Woodlands Township’s Haunted Trail and Family Carnival Coming Soon!”

10 For Texas: Register & Plan Travel

Registration is still available for the annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race, set for October 8, 2016, at Market Street!   To ensure runner and spectator safety during the certified 10-mile road race, some lanes along the race course will be closed to automobile traffic on race day. Community members are encouraged to avoid delays and use alternate routes around the race.  Continue reading “10 For Texas: Register & Plan Travel”

Reminder: Your feedback is needed for The Woodlands Township’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan! Community members are encouraged to take an online survey to share their thoughts about the proposed plan and project recommendations. The online survey ends this Friday – September 23, 2016.

Calling All Volunteers this Fall Season

The Woodlands Township relies on volunteers to assist with programs and events. There are plenty of opportunities this fall for community members to get involved!   Continue reading “Calling All Volunteers this Fall Season”

Fall Programs for Adults

In addition to the many youth programs offered this fall, The Woodlands Township Recreation Center has plenty to offer for adults as well, including water aerobics, beginner running courses, dance instruction, tennis drills, paddle boarding, adult sports leagues, fitness instruction and more. Continue reading “Fall Programs for Adults”

Arts in the Park Returns this Weekend

Bring the whole family out for an evening of live entertainment, delicious cuisine, arts and crafts, a Kids’ Zone and so much more at Arts in the Park this Saturday! Continue reading “Arts in the Park Returns this Weekend”

Head Outdoors with the Family at Creekside Campout

Remember when life was simple? Real fun meant catching fireflies with friends and camping out in the yard…

Relive that fun with your kids and grandkids at the Tenth Annual Creekside Campout! Enjoy the simple life with a family-friendly campout at Rob Fleming Park.

Continue reading “Head Outdoors with the Family at Creekside Campout”

Ped & Bike Plan: Share Your Feedback

Community members are encouraged to provide additional input regarding the Township’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan! The plan proposes improvements to off-road and on-road facilities such as pathways, trails, bike lanes, shared lanes, multi-use pathways and other facilities to safely connect neighborhoods and destinations and encourage walking and bicycle travel. Continue reading “Ped & Bike Plan: Share Your Feedback”

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