It is Labor Day weekend and this means that it may be your last chance to enjoy your community pools here in Katy. Most community pools close after the Labor Day weekend while a few remain open through the month of September, so be sure to check out your homeowners association website for details before you head out. Splash pads across the area remain open.
If you want to take some of the "labor" out of Labor Day, consider visiting one of these Katy area restaurants this weekend. Maybe like many others you have a party of barbeque planned, if so consider some of these Labor Day grilling tips.
All across Katy this month you can find fun and educational things to do like:
Sept. 2 at the Cinco Ranch Library 7:00pm Attend the "Cat in the Hat" story time with your child. This story time uses the popular "Cat in the Hat" theme to encourage innovation, creativity and science.
Beginning Sept. 7, Maude Marks Library on Westgreen Road is offering a Basic Computer Series each Tuesday, but seating is limited so be sure to contact them. Classes are at 7p.m.
Sept. 7 and 9th starting at 5 pm Chick Fil A will be hosting celebrate Grandparents Day at Family Night. Many Katy area schools are also encouraging Grandparents Day visits for lunch so be sure to check your school calendar.
Sept. 10 One of Katy's newest salons is hosting a Pampered Parents Day. Pigtails and Crewcuts is offering many back to school specials and even a little something for parents. The children can be in the playroom while you get your hair cut this time!
The Katy Area VFW 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony is scheduled for 7:00 pm and celebrates the first responders to this tragic event. Visit LaCenterra.com for more information.
Sept. 10-11 Book signings at Katy Budget Books includes "Firelight" on Sept. 10 from 6-8pm and "Infinite Monster" on Sept. 11. "Infinite Monster" is about the effects of Hurricane Ike on Galveston.
Sept. 11 La Centerra hosts a "Walk to End Alzheimer's." Registration starts at 7 am and the walk starts at 8am.
Sept. 12 - Grandparents Day
In Houston you could head out to the: Labor Day Weekend at the Boardwalk Sept. 3-6; Houston Texans Kickoff (also at the Kemah Boardwalk) on Sept. 5th and Target's Free First Sundays where everyone gets in free to the Houston Museum of Fine Arts on Sept. 5th.
Be sure to visit again, to find out what events and activities you can find in the Katy area for the remainder of September!