JANUARY 16: 30th Annual Sadie Gwin Blackburn Environmental Seminar
Environmental speaker Mac Stone’s conservation photography demonstrates the connection between humans, animals and our natural resources. The seminar is presented by the River Oaks Garden Club.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet, 713-523-2483, www.riveroaksgc.org
JANUARY 25: Harris County Master Gardener Association (HCMGA) West Side Fruit Tree Sale
More than 1400 samples of Master Gardener selected trees are available for our Houston gardens, including citrus, apples, peaches, pears, plums, avocados, berries and figs.
Richard and Meg Weekley Park, 19110 Longenbaugh, Cypress, www.hcmga.tamu.edu/plant-sales
FEBRUARY 22: HCMGA Fruit Tree and Tomato Sale
Choose from more than 700 varieties of select fruit trees and nearly 40 types of tomatoes. The Master Gardener shop will be on site with gardening supplies, and compost and rain barrels will be available.
Campbell Hall Pasadena Fairgrounds, 7601 Red Bluff, Pasadena, www.hcmga.tamu.edu/plant-sales
OUT OF TOWN
JANUARY 11-12: The Greatest Love of All: A Tribute to Whitney Houston starring Belinda Davids
The Grand 1894 Opera House, 800-821-1894, Galveston, www.thegrand.com
JANUARY 18: Uptown Wine Swirl
Downtown Brenham, www.downtownbrenham.com/169/Uptown-Swirl-in-Downtown-Brenham
FEBRUARY 14-25: 109th Celebration of Mardi Gras!
FEBRUARY 15: 5th Annual Courir de Mardi Gras de L'anse
Mermentau Cove, Louisiana, www.cadientoujours.org