Updated 7:35 am CST, Thursday, January 17, 2019 The 2019 edition of Houston Auto Show opens on Wednesday at the NRG Center. The 2019 edition of Houston Auto Show opens on Wednesday at the NRG Center. Photo: Courtesy Photo Photo: Courtesy Photo Image 1 of / 7 Caption Close Image 1 of 7 The 2019 edition of Houston Auto Show opens on Wednesday at the NRG Center. The 2019 edition of Houston Auto Show opens on Wednesday at the NRG Center. Photo: Courtesy Photo Family Fun: MLK Day celebrations, Houston Auto Show 1 / 7 Back to Gallery Bilingual exhibit is designed to introduce biology-based science to the public and inspire future scientists and science-lab leaders in the medical field. … [Read more...] about Family Fun: MLK Day celebrations, Houston Auto Show
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Compiled by Jim Kiest Updated 6:55 pm CDT, Thursday, September 20, 2018 Symphony season opener The San Antonio Symphony, which launched its new season with a series of community concerts, kicks off its classics series with a program featuring noted pianist Andre Watts (pictured). Watts will perform Grieg’s Concerto in A minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 16. The program also holds Anna Clyne’s “Masquerade” and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony Nov. 5 in E minor, Op. 64. Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing conducts. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. H-E-B Performance Hall, Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle. $5 to $96 at the box office, by calling 210-223-8624 or online at tobi.tobincenter.org. — Deborah Martin less Symphony season opener The San Antonio Symphony, which launched its new season with a series of community concerts, kicks off its classics series with a program featuring noted pianist Andre Watts (pictured). ... more … [Read more...] about River City Rockfest tops a jam-packed music weekend.
THURSDAYA tour of a private Western treasure awaits at Maguireville near Monument. The Historic Preservation Alliance of Colorado Springs is hosting this visit to Jim and Donna Maguire’s collection of antiques and vintage items, two barns made into special theme rooms and an outdoor area with a gold-mine shaft, log schoolhouse and teepee. Hear the area history from guide Jim Maguire at 18110 Knollwood Blvd., Monument. $10 cash or check paid at registration, free for members, 6 p.m., hpasprings.org.THURSDAYDance your way through your lunch break at Lunch Beat: GOCA Downtown,121 S. Tejon St. The rule is dance, dance, dance. No work talk. Water provided as well as a healthy lunch to take. Tickets: uccspresents.org.THURSDAY-SUNDAYIt’s final exam time for the Fine Arts Center’s Youth Rep Ensemble. And the final-grade production: ”The Pajama Game.” This completes the 19th season of the five-week conservatory training program for performers, designers and … [Read more...] about 13 things to do this weekend: parkour, taekwondo, dragon boats and more
VFF President extends sympathy over Laos’ dam collapse The collapse of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam caused flash flooding in 10 villages in lower areas and completely isolated Sanamxay district. (Source: Attapeu Today) Tran Thanh Man, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee, on July 25 sent a message of sympathy to President of the Lao Front for National Construction Central Committee Xaysomphone Phomvihane over the collapse of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam in the Lao province of Attapeu on July 23. The Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam burst at 20:00 on July 23, releasing 5 billion cu.m of water which caused flash flooding in 10 villages in lower areas and completely isolated Sanamxay district. Five out of Sanamxay district’s villages, namely May, Hinlath, NhaytheSanong Tay, Thasengchan and Thahin, were entirely submerged. The disaster has left at least 18 dead and about 200 people missing, and made over 1,300 families with 6,600 … [Read more...] about Social News 26/7
More than 60 young overseas Vietnamese are taking part in the annual Summer Camp that opened Monday in HCM City. — VNA/VNS PhotoViet Nam News HCM CITY — More than 60 young overseas Vietnamese from 10 countries and territories are taking part in the annual Summer Camp that opened Monday in HCM City. The camp, with the theme “Proud of homeland sea and islands” this year, is organised by the HCM City Committee for Overseas Vietnamese and the Hồ Chí Minh Communist Youth Union. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Phùng Công Dũng, chairman of the committee, said the camp offered a great chance for the young attendees to share their feelings and connect with other Vietnamese from all over the world. Participants will visit popular tourist destinations in the city and the central province of Khánh Hòa during the four-day camp. They will take part in a wide range of activities, visiting the Gò Vấp District Orphanage and … [Read more...] about Overseas Vietnamese youths come for annual summer camp