6th Annual World Yuanji Day.
This Taichi and Chinese traditional dance style combined with Kung-Fu movements helps to enlighten the mind, body and soul, and improve cardiovascular fitness, body balance and more! All ages. Free. 6:30pm-9:30pm. Sugar Land Town Square. 2711 Town Center Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-276-6000 or www.sugarlandtownsquare.com.
Young nature lovers, parents, and scout groups are invited to join this nature discovery outing. Reservations required. Ages 5-15. Free. 10am. Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center. 20634 Kenswick Drive, Humble. 281-446-8588 or www.hcp4.net.
Boni’s And the Oscar Goes To.
Bon’s Dance & Performing Arts Studio presents this riveting performance. All ages. $12 reserved. 6pm. The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands. 281-363-3300 or www.woodlandscenter.org.
East Beach Grand Reopening Celebration.
Each Beach will host special festivities to celebrate its reopening and new pavilion, boardwalk and entertainment stage. All ages. Free. 1pm. East Beach, Galveston. www.galveston.com.
Memorial Day Weekend Celebration.
Celebrate Memorial Day weekend with fireworks, live music, vendor booths, children’s entertainment and more! All ages. Free. 6pm-9pm (fireworks begin at 8:55pm). Waterway Square. 24 Waterway Square Pl., The Woodlands. 281-719-6300 or www.thewoodlandscvb.com.
Lunch With a Legacy.
Aconversation with artist Harvey Johnson (Negro Spiritual: A Triple Middle Passage) and his former teachers, Willie and Ann Moore. All ages. Free. 2pm. The African American Library at the Gregory School. 1300 Victor St., Houston. 832-393-1440 or www.houstonlibrary.org.
Shadow Puppet Show and Craft.
Explore the ancient world of shadow puppetry presented by Puppet Pizzazz. Limit one craft per family. All ages. Free. 1pm. Northwest Branch Library. 11355 Regency Green Dr., Cypress. 281-890-2665 or www.hcpl.net/location/northwest-branch-library.
Fitness in the Plaza.
Start your Friday mornings off with Fitness in the Plaza, featuring Boot Camp with Jon Hood from Rush Fitness followed by Zumba taught by a professional instructor. Adults. Free. Boot Camp 9am-10am, Zumba 10am-11am. Sugar Land Town Square. 2711 Town Center Blvd., Sugar Land. 281-276-6000 or www.sugarlandtownsquare.com.
Yoga at ASTC.
Designed for adults with little or no previous yoga experience, this series of six sessions will introduce basic poses and mindful movements. Adults. $10. 11am-12pm. Asia Society Texas Center. 1370 Southmore Blvd., Houston. 713-496-9901 or http://asiasociety.org/texas/events.
Free Crafts for Kids – Dazzling Memorial Day Centerpiece.
Join Lakeshore Learning every Saturday as it offers free crafts for kids. Themes change weekly. All ages. Free. 11am-3pm. Lakeshore Learning. 2405 Post Oak Blvd., Houston. 713-355-1893 or www.lakeshorelearning.com.
CompuCycle Presents Recycling Saturdays.
Bring your glass, paper, plastic and aluminum to a recycling station at Discovery Green. On the 4th Saturday of each month, CompuCycle will accept old computers and other electronics for recycling. All ages. Free. 10am-2pm. Discovery Green. 1500 McKinney St., Houston. 713-400-7336 or www.discoverygreen.com.
Young Writers Workshop.
Writers in the Schools, HPL Express and Discovery Green team up to offer Houston’s only free and open writing workshop for kids. All ages. Free. 10:30am. HPL Express, Discovery Green. 1500 McKinney St., Houston. 713-400-7336 or www.discoverygreen.com.
Music Nite on the Strand – Journey Agents.
Grab your chairs, blankets and pillows and head to Saengerfest Park in downtown Galveston for a family-friendly live concert under the stars! All ages. Free. 6pm-9pm. Saengerfest Park. 2302 Strand, Galveston. 888-425-4753 or www.galveston.com.
Fun With Science Experiments.
Kids get to work on science experiments! School-age children. Free. 3pm. Central Library. 500 McKinney St., Houston. 832-393-1313 or www.houstonlibrary.org.
Dancin’ in the Street… Motown & More Revue.
Featuring Houston’s most happening entertainers and the Basement Soul Orchestra, Dancin’ in the Street… covers timeless classics of legendary Motown artists and many, many more soul music greats. This is a ticketed event for the covered seating area. All ages. Free. 8:15pm. Miller Outdoor Theatre. 6000 Hermann Park Dr., Houston. 281-373-3386 or http://milleroutdoortheatre.com.