Get in the game! The Winter Games of Texas arrive in Pearland from Jan. 12 to Jan.14 2018. Sanctioned by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF), the Winter Games of Texas is patterned after the Olympic Games with athletes earning medals for competitive sports. Debuting in Pearland after a 12-year run in Frisco, Texas, the sports festival created for Texas amateur athletes of all ages and skill levels, will feature 15 sporting events held in venues across the City of Pearland.
Sporting events consisting of both team and individual athletes in youth and adult categories include:
To learn more about the TAAF Winter Games of Texas including registration, volunteer opportunities and sponsorship levels, go to TAAF.com.
Keep Pearland Beautiful will be hosting its 24th Annual Tour de Lites Family Bicycle Ride on Saturday, December 9. The one and a half hour evening recreational ride begins at 7 p.m. at Shadycrest Elementary and goes through the Green Tee Subdivision to view the Christmas lights. Registration and check in for the ride ends at 6:30 p.m. Funds raised through this event will support hike and bike trails.
Saturday, November 11 at the Pearland Recreation Center at 4141 Bailey Road
Check-in from 7:15 – 8:15 AM
Opening ceremony to honor veterans at 8:30 AM
Walk begins at 8:45 AM and finishes around 10 AM
Only 2 weeks until our fourth annual Pearland Veterans Day Walk!
If you have already registered, thank you – we look forward to seeing you again.
If you still need to sign up or want for info, registration and details are at:
Join us for a fun family walk to honor Texas veterans!
You can participate by driving through one of the listed drop-off sites where law enforcement will take your medications for proper off-site disposal. All unused or expired prescription or over-the-counter medications are accepted. NO SHARPS!
Hope Lutheran Church – 1804 S. Friendswood Drive, Friendswood (Friendswood Police Department)
Bay Area Annex – 16602 Diana Lane, Houston (Harris County Constable Precinct 8)
Kemah Police Department – 1401 TX-146, Kemah (Kemah Police Department)
League City Police Department – 555 W. Walker, League City (League City Police Department)
Taylor Lake Village City Hall – 500 Kirby Blvd, Taylor Lake Village (Lakeview Police Department)
Webster Fire Station – 18300 Hwy 3, Webster (Webster Police Department)
For more information, please call the participating police department near you or you may call the Bay Area Alliance for Youth & Families at 281-284-0370 or visit:www.ccisd.net/alliance.
FEMA and Small Business Administration Town Hall Meeting Monday, Sept. 18, 6 to 9 p.m.Friendswood Junior High School 1000 Manison Parkway, Friendswood
Lone Star Legal Aid / Houston Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers will be offering free legal assistance Tuesday, September 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mary Queen Catholic Church, 606 Cedarwood Drive, Friendswood
The quickest way to apply for federal assistance? Online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by phone at 800-621-3362 (voice, 711 or VRS) or 800-462-7585 (TTY). Due to high demand, lines may be busy. Please be patient, and try calling in the morning or evening when call volume may be lower.
FEMA Disaster Relief Center locator http://asd.fema.gov/inter/locator/home.htm
Monday, Sept. 11 & Tuesday, Sept. 12 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 2337 Galveston Ave., Pearland Texas, 77581 FEMA representatives will be available to answer questions about the FEMA assistance process, look up individual cases, and register impacted residents. FEMA advance … More…
The City’s storm debris removal contractor will begin work tomorrow, Sept. 6 in the most heavily impacted areas in the City. Residents will have until Thursday, Oct. 5 to put out storm debris for collection. Please see the City’s website … More…
The Fall 2017 edition of Pearland in Motion is now available! Residents can stay up-to-date on the latest programs, services, recreational activities, community events and City news. Copies are available at the following locations and other select locations throughout the … More…
Chick-fil-A is hosting a breakfast giveaway between August 31 and September 30. In order to snag your free breakfast you need to download or update the Chick-fil-A app, and then place an order via the app during normal restaurant breakfast hours. Customers … More…
After disasters like the community has suffered, door-to-door salespeople flock to some neighborhoods offering clean up and repair services. While many of these people are honest and reputable, some are not. Protect yourself and your wallet from unscrupulous operators. If … More…