A few listings of activities worth the drive into Houston, from the Houston Chronicle:
After Hours Network — Meeting. 6-8 p.m., Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel, 5353 Westheimer. Speaker: Moritza Day. Topic: Top job-hunting secrets. Cost: $10. Information: Jon King, 713-981-9595 or www.afterhoursnetwork.com.
Houston Area Apple Users Group — Meeting. 7-9 p.m., Montgomery College, 3200 College Park Drive, Conroe. Topic: The Woodlands-area Mac SIG. Cost: Free. Information: www.haaug.org or 713-559-6912.
Greater Houston Partnership — Luncheon. Noon-1:30 p.m., Hilton Americas-Houston, 1600 Lamar. Speaker: Harris County Judge Robert Eckels. Topic: State of the county. Cost: $50-$100. Information: Jill Reese, 713-844-3682 or www.houston.org.
Houston Downtown Alliance — Luncheon. 11:30 a.m., Houston Club, 811 Rusk St. Speaker: Kinky Friedman. Topic: 2006 Emerging Leaders Vision luncheon. Cost: $35-$45. Information: 713-658-8938 or www.downtownhouston.org. Lucrezi, 713-973-9936.
American Association of University Women — Conference. 8 a.m.-3:15 p.m., The Rice School, La Escuela Rice, 7550 Seuss Drive. Speaker: Beverly Begay, Harris County medical examiner’s office. Topic: Expanding your horizons in science and mathematics. Cost: $6. Information: www.aauw-whc.org.