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October 2016

Have a Safe & Happy Halloween!

The only spooky thing about trick-or-treating should be the fun; but there are a few things to keep in  mind when it comes to staying safe… Continue reading “Have a Safe & Happy Halloween!”

Last Weekend for Halloween Fun!

Friday and Saturday night are your last chances to check out the Trail of Treachery: The Cursed Wood. This super spooky event has only two days left before it closes for the season! Continue reading “Last Weekend for Halloween Fun!”

Reminder: Community members are invited to attend a public hearing TONIGHT to share their thoughts regarding The Woodlands Township’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan. The public hearing will be held during the Township Board of Directors meeting this evening (Wednesday, October 26, 2016) at 6 p.m.

Ped/Bike Plan Revised for Community Members

The Woodlands Township Board of Directors recently made the decision to remove all recommendations that would have utilized drainage easements, utility corridors and greenbelts from the draft Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan. Continue reading “Ped/Bike Plan Revised for Community Members”

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!”

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