May
9
12:00 pm12:00

Celebrating World Fair Trade Day


In the light of World Fair Trade Day, we are partnering up with Ten Village Villages as they host an in-store event on May 9th, 2015. We will be displaying an array of our hand-made products. We are so delighted to participate in this event.

See you there!

May
16
May 17

Asia Society AsiaFest 2015

  • Asia Society Texas Center

We are setting up booth at AsiaFest 2015 May 16th and May 17th! Come visit and empower our women artisans through your purchases at this two-day celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. It is a family-friendly cultural event that will engage the Houston community and all its neighbors. The festival includes a great line up of food vendors, demonstrations, performances, visual art displays, local craft vendors, and creative activities for all ages. 

Mark your calendars for this free cultural event! Click here for more information. We can't wait to see you there.

May
19
May 20

The Houston Club Cocktail Happy Hour

  • One Shell Plaza

On May 19th, 2015, The Community Cloth will be raising awareness and funds to change the lives of our local women artisans. Join us at The Houston Club One Shell Plaza; we would love to have your company!

Complimentary appetizer and cash bar available. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Community Cloth.

Call 713-225-3257 to RSVP today.


Mar
14
1:30 pm13:30

thread, this wordweaver must!

  • Neighborhood Centers - Baker Ripley

Join us at the reading and book signing of our dear friend and poet, Ayokunle Falomo. We will be celebrating the six month anniversary of his collection's publication. $1 will be donated to The Community Cloth per book purchase. Click here for info and to RSVP. See you there!

Green Valentine Market Event
Feb
14
10:00 am10:00

Green Valentine Market Event

  • Onion Creek

We are joining Green Valentine this year for their festival of events at the Houston Heights. There will be activities and events for all ages. We will be showcasing our hand-made products. Come out and support compassionate consumerism this Valentine's Day season. See you there!

Reinbeer Games Event
Dec
13
12:00 pm12:00

Reinbeer Games Event

  • Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company

Join us for Reinbeer Games, and we promise not to laugh and call you names -- we'll be shouting out with glee!

We want to celebrate the holidays with you, our friends (and as many of your other friends that you want to bring)! And since you know us well, you know this won't be just any boring party. We're tying the things we love up in one big, glittery package - The Community Cloth, local beer and tons of holiday cheer! 

A $15 donation will support The Community Cloth AND get you a commemorative Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company mason jar mug and two tokens for the Buff Brews of your choice. 

You can get your entry ticket via Eventbrite (link below) or check in at our table on Saturday! 

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/reinbeer-games-for-the-community-cloth-tickets-14817047187

Gastropunk food truck will be there, so you don't have to drink on an empty stomach, and you can shop for holiday gifts at The Community Cloth's market table, too.

Living Gift Market
Nov
23
11:00 am11:00

Living Gift Market

  • St. Johns Presbyterian Church

The Market transports shoppers around the world by featuring international gifts, food and entertainment. The Market is unique because it offers affordable, socially responsible and handcrafted gifts for the entire family — just in time for the holiday season. Delicious homemade soup will be served.

The Community Cloth will have a table setup for shopping! 

Winter Holiday Arts Market
Nov
21
Nov 23

Winter Holiday Arts Market

  • Winter Street Studios

Every year, Fresh Arts hosts the Winter Holiday Art Market – one part curated festival, one part holiday party, and all kinds of fun. Houston artists come together at this alternative winter wonderland of paintings, jewelry, clothing and more. Shoppers enjoy art, food, entertainment, and Houston artists tap into the holiday revenue stream. WHAM has become not just a market, but a celebration! 

Come check out The Community Cloth booth and take care of all of your holiday shopping needs! 

Sip and Shop at Te House of Tea
Sep
27
12:00 pm12:00

Sip and Shop at Te House of Tea

  • Sip and Shop at Te House of Tea

We can not think of a better way to spend your Saturday. Join us for a lovely afternoon of sipping tea and enjoying tasty treats while shopping The Community Cloth's latest Fall product handmade in Houston.

Join us at Te House of Tea - 1927 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77019 from 12PM - 4PM.

 

Sales Training Event
Sep
6
11:30 am11:30

Sales Training Event

  • Day Art Shop at Baker Ripley Neighborhood Center

Our program could not exist without an amazing roster of volunteers who help with a wide range of services for the program and artisans. We need help with product development, staffing sales events, administrative tasks, and other behind-the-scenes fun. We will be hosting a Sales Training Event Sat 9/6 11:30am-1:30pm for current and new volunteers to help everyone understand how to make an event a success. We will include our artisans in the training, and host a mock event where we set up product with test customers! The event will be at our studio: 


Day Art Shop at Baker Ripley Neighborhood Center
6500 Rookin St.
Houston, TX 77074
RSVP: 
thecommunitycloth@gmail.com

Cuchara and The Cloth
Jul
1
5:00 pm17:00

Cuchara and The Cloth

  • Cuchara Restaurant

Tacos and Empowering Women?? We think this is a great combo! Join us at Cuchara for First Tuesday Taco Night and a shopping event for the Community Cloth! The bar area at Cuchara will be reserved just for us and we will have lots of products for you to browse. Bring your friends and find out more ways you can get involved with The Cloth and enjoy some of the tastiest tacos in Houston. 

Every first Tuesday of the month, Cuchara serves 20 tacos and 4 oz. pours of beers and micheladas for $2 each.

World Refugee Day Houston
Jun
21
Jun 22

World Refugee Day Houston

  • Raindrop Turkish House

Houston is Home to 70,000 refugees from 78 different countries! Houston’s diversity, booming economy, and culture are in part a result of refugees who have brought new flavors and zest from their home countries.

We will celebrate refugees’ unrelenting perseverance and positivity on World Refugee Day, Saturday June 21, 2014 at the Raindrop Foundation Turkish House from 3:00-7:00pm. The day will be filled with cultural entertainmentchildren’s activities, and educational exhibits.  Bring the whole family to this free, fun, and educational event!