Give Your Heart to the Arts as a Pavilion Partner Volunteer

PartnersThe Pavilion Partners, the official volunteer organization of The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, is looking for volunteers with a passion for the arts. On March 1, Partners is having an Orientation and Training at The Pavilion. The event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. If you are interested in being qualified to volunteer at all events including rock, country and symphony events you need attend this meeting.

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THE WOODLANDS DEVELOPMENT COMPANY GARNERS URBAN LAND INSTITUTE’S VISION AWARD FOR EXEMPLARY LEADERSHIP

TWDC ULI AwardThe Woodlands Development Company (TWDC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) has garnered the inaugural Vision Award for Exemplary Leadership for The Woodlands Master Plan, presented by The Houston District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) at its 2014 Development of Distinction Awards on Monday, February 3 at the Rice Crystal Ballroom in Houston. This marks the first time ULI Houston has honored an outstanding project and its leadership with this award.

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The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals to Put on Annual CrawPHish Festival March 29

The Chamber 12.9.13 - CrawPHish & Raising CanesThe Woodlands CrawPHish Festival is slated for Saturday, March 29, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., at Town Green Park.  Be sure to attend this popular event and enjoy crawfish, Raising Cane’s, BBQ, kids’ activities provided by The Woodlands Young Learners Academy  and Painting with a Twist, live bands, and plenty of family fun and entertainment.
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The Pulmonary Hypertension Association and The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals (YPN) produce this community event to increase awareness and raise funds for Pulmonary Hypertension (PH).  PH is high blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs that can lead to heart failure.  Although it mainly affects women in their 20’s and 30’s, children and men are not exempt.  Learn more at www.phassociation.org.

Lone Star College System tops list of “Largest Colleges and Universities”

HBJLSCSlargestHigherEducationLone Star College System was again ranked as Number 1 in the list of Largest Houston-Area Colleges and Universities published annually by the Houston Business Journal.

LSCS had 77,877 students representing nearly 25 percent of the total number of students attending classes in the Houston area, according to the list. The Houston Business Journal list does not include students who attended LSCS for non-credit or continuing education courses – for a total enrollment at LSCS of 90,000 students.

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HYATT MARKET STREET’S “TUNES ON THE TERRACE” MUSIC SERIES CONTINUES IN FEBRUARY

Jimmy Hunter-3Hyatt Market Street’s popular “Tunes on the Terrace” live music series continues in February with local musicians performing in the intimacy of the hotel’s second-floor terrace overlooking the shopping and entertainment destination.
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“Tunes on the Terrace” at Hyatt Market Street, 9595 Six Pines Drive, presents local music acts on Wednesday, Friday andSaturday evenings from 6 – 10 p.m.

THE WOODLANDS WATERWAY ARTS FESTIVAL RANKED #1 IN TEXAS, #3 IN U.S. BY ART FAIR SOURCEBOOK

Waterway Arts Festival Rankings GroupGreg Lawler’s Art Fair SourceBook (AFSB)TM, has ranked The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival #1 in Texas and #3 in the nation for fine art sales among more than 600 art fairs in the U.S. for 2012. For fine craft sales, The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival ranked #6. Art Fair SourceBook is regarded as “the definitive guide to the best juried art and craft fairs in the U.S.”

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