Upcoming Events

(Note: Regular meetings are held bi-monthly on the second Tuesday of the month.)

Friday, November 7th , 7:30pm- Wine Club Meeting – Australian Wines

Tuesday, December 2nd, 7pm – Holiday Party and 2015 Officer Elections –  Patrenella’s Italian Restaurant (Go to the front restaurant entrance on Jackson Hill, NOT the Bar and Grill.)



Past Events

2014 Events

January 14, 2014 – Regular Meeting – at Patrenella’s Italian Restaurant.  (Go to the front restaurant entrance on Jackson Hill, NOT the Bar and Grill.)

Police officers from the Heights Storefront came and discussed crime statistics specific to our neighborhood.  A summary of the Cleveland Park survey was given.  Information about the wine club was presented.

January 30th, 2014 – Wine Club Meeting

February 20th, 2014 5:30-8pm – Neighborhood Happy Hour at TQLA

March 7th, 2014, 7:30pm – Wine Club Meeting

March 11, 2014 – Regular Meeting – at Patrenella’s Corleone Bar & Grill

Officer Leija with HPD’s Heights Storefront will be back

Alyce Coffey with Houston’s Solid Waste Department will come speak about recycling! (and can help with other trash questions too!)

April 1st, 7pm – Book Club – at The Federal Grill – A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

May 1st, 5:30pm – Neighborhood Happy Hour – Porch Swing Pub

May 6th, 7pm – Magnolia Grove Book Club Meeting – at Chatter’s – Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell

May 13, 2014 – Regular Meeting – at Patrenella’s Corleone Bar & Grill

Trudi Smith with the Buffalo Bayou Partnership will come speak about their work on Buffalo Bayou Park.

May 16th, 2014 – Wine Club – Pino Noir and Pino Grigio

June 19th, 2014, 6pm – Happy Hour – Katch 22

June 24, 2014, 7pm – Book Club – at Chatter’s – The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt’s Darkest Journey by Candice Millard

June 27th, 2014, 7:30pm – Wine Club – Italian Wines

CANCELLED: July 8, 2014, 7PM – Regular Meeting

July 8, 2014, 7pm – Board Meeting

Tuesday, August 5th, 7pm – Book Club – The Great Santini by Pat Conroy – at Chatter’s

Friday, August 8, 2014 – Wine Club – Rose and Summer Wines

September 9, 2014 – Regular Civic Club Meeting – at Patrenella’s (in the main restaurant at the back)

State Representative Sarah Davis will speak about the transportation funding amendment on the November ballot.

Tuesday, September 16th, – Book Club Meeting – The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary by Simon Winchester – at Chatter’s

Friday, September 19th – Wine Club Meeting

Wednesday, September 24th, 6:30-8:30 – Neighborhood Happy Hour – Buffalo Wild Wings

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 6-8pm – National Night Out – Neighborhood Potluck Dinner at Cleveland Park Tennis Courts

Tuesday, October 28th – Book Club Meeting – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows – Coco’s Crepes (5555 Washington).

Other Activities

The two most popular clubs at Magnolia Grove Civic Association are the Wine Club and the Book Club.  There is also a newly formed neighborhood parents group.

You do not have to be a member of the Magnolia Grove Civic Association to join these clubs but we would like it if you did. Your membership dues helps us create additional clubs and build a better community.

Also if you live in the neighborhood and would like to start a new club please let us know at