5 things

1 Find out what the buzz is about. The musical ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ will finish its run this weekend at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. The show will be at 8 p.m. tonight and Saturday with a 2:30 p.m. matinee Sunday. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at www.lee.edu/pac or by calling 281-425-6255.

2 Getting ready to go back to school? The Rotary Club of Baytown and Harris Health System will host Shots for Tots from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Sterling High School. The Law Offices of Luis Ruiz will host its 5th Annual Back to School Drive starting at 10 a.m. Saturday. A total of 400 backpacks stuffed with school supplies will be given away at 600 Ward Road. The Baytown Professional Firefighters Association Back to School drive will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Kroger Marketplace at 6315 Garth Road. 

The City of Baytown will host a back-to-school fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Baytown Community Center located at 2407 Market Street. For more information, visit https://www.baytown.org/city-hall/departments/planning-development/community-development/in-the-now/back-2-school-fair.

3 Feel like getting close to nature? Take part in the final Nurture Nature Series event of the summer. The center will present a “Guided Hike” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Participants will learn about the area’s transition to a nature center. The Nurture Admission is $4 for children 13 and older and adults; $1 for children 5-12 and for seniors (65+). For more, contact at Christina.Butcher@baytown.org or 281-420-7130.

4 It is the final weekend for the Mont Belvieu Summer Jams in the Park series. The Band in Black will take the stage at 7 p.m. to entertain fans in City Park. The band is out of Austin and fuses boot-stompin countrified original music with just a touch of Southern style. The park is located at 10900 Eagle Drive in Mont Belvieu. 

5 Visit lovely downtown La Porte Saturday at the Main Street Trade Days. The event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It features antiques, collectibles, re-purposed furniture and artisan vendors. The event is located at 208 W. Main St. in La Porte. 


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