Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2013
Thinking about getting a pet? Millions of companion animals in shelters across America are just waiting for a special home like yours. Navigating the adoption process isn't as hard as you think. We can help you find the perfect pet and discover how amazing adopting a pet can be. When you're looking to add a pet to your life, consider adopting one of our homeless animals.
Whether you want a puppy or a more mature dog, a purebred or a one-of-a-kind mixed breed, even a rabbit or hamster, your shelter has the best selection of animals anywhere—all screened for good health and behavior.
Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2013
The city of Pearland invites you to come out and relax to the tunes of a live band every Friday night during the months of May and June at Southdown Park from 7-9 p.m. Food vendors will be on hand selling a delicious variety of foods while the Splash Pad and playground will be available for the kids. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets then sit back and enjoy an evening of fun and family entertainment.
For more information and band schedule, call 281.412.8900.
This week's concert: Friday, June 14:
Dahebegebees - Rock and R&B
Southdown Park 2150 Country Place Blvd.
Pearland, TX 77584
Posted on Tue, 4 Jun 2013
The countdown begins now for the first Pearland International Festival, spotlighting Germany and its rich heritage. A country known for its vast array of beers, sausages and Oktoberfest, Germany is also famous for its wealth of fine art and culture. This festival will have a slice of everything German, including a beer garden.
Posted on Wed, 29 May 2013
Registration for Pearland Park’s Summer programs is here! This summer will be loaded with camps, concerts, pools, parties and our annual celebration of National Park and Recreation Month in July.
You can register at the Recreation Center & Natatorium or the Westside Event Center. While you're there, pick up a copy of our Leisure Guide. We hope to see you at one of our many programs!
Posted on Mon, 20 May 2013
A Pearland Girl Scout troop will be holding a Bronze Award Project benefiting Pearland Animal Control & Adoption Center at PetCo on Broadway St. on Saturday May 25, from noon- 4 p.m.
The girls will be accepting the following shelter donations: Cat Food (Iams, Purina one) canned kitten food and Cat litter Dog Food (Pedigree, Iams, Purina one canned puppy food). Supplies: Dawn dish soap, towels, washcloths, small blankets, bleach, hydro peroxide, rubbing alcohol. Cash donations accepted.
Posted on Wed, 8 May 2013
The City of Pearland and Brazoria County have partnered to open a new Westside Library. The grand opening for the new 6,000 sq. feet facility is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15 at 10 a.m. at the library located at 2803 Business Center Drive, Suite 101 in Pearland. The grand opening ceremony will include brief remarks from local officials, a ribbon-cutting ceremony and will culminate with self-guided tours of the facility.
Posted on Wed, 1 May 2013
The Alvin Community College Drama Department will have auditions for its two Summer Children’s Theatre productions on May 9 and 10 at the ACC Theatre.
The Festival this year will include The Adventures of Peter Cottontail and Pinocchio. The auditions are open to the community and all types of roles are available. Callbacks will be on May 13 at 6:30 p.m.
The Adventures of Peter Cottontail is the of the famous rabbit who tries to find a better name while avoiding the traps of a fox. The second play of the summer, Pinocchio, is the iconic Italian tale of a wooden puppet who is brought to life.
To try out for the plays, actors should prepare a one-minute monologue that best showcases their ability.
Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2013
Have you ever been to Houston’s Discovery Green? Well, it’s turning five this year, so come out, celebrate this landmark’s birthday, and help raise $50,000 that will go toward the over 400 free programs that the park puts on every year!
Your donation of $50 to $500 gets you free tickets to Exxopolis, an exhibit that will be put on by Architects of Air, an amazing company that creates temporary color-filled structures. Each donation level gives you more tickets and better perks. Whether or not you donate, you can join in the fun of Exxopolis when it is open to the public. The dates and times are listed at http://www.discoverygreen.com/architects-of-air.
Posted on Wed, 17 Apr 2013
Sedona Lakes residents - time to let your kids shine! E.C. Mason’s Got Talent is coming up on Thursday May 23.
There are 2 different competitions, one for K-2nd graders and a second for kids grades 3 - 5. Their talent show is at 1:30 p.m. on May 23, and routines are limited to one minute and thirty seconds.
Both of the final shows are limited to an hour, and only the best who auditioned will perform. Come on out and see the most talented students at E.C. Mason Elementary.
Posted on Tue, 9 Apr 2013
It's time for the Alvin Manvel Area Annual Golf Tournament sponsored by the Alvin-Manvel Chamber of Commerce! The tournament is being held at Golfcrest Country Club which is located at 2509 Country Club Dr. in Pearland on May 20, 2013.
There are two ways you can participate; you can choose to sponsor the tournament or you can play in it. They offer sponsorships between $2,500 to $5,000 which both include teams in the tournament, name and logo recognition, and VIP reserved tables during the awards ceremony. Prices for teams of four range from $550-$800 or $125 for individual players. Each tier up gives you more prominence at the event and access to the hospitality tent.