County Rotary Clubs Annual Demolition Derby at the Washington
County Fairground arena. Starts at 5:30pm.
American Classic Festival and Car Show in Navasota! A free
event for the family with a classic car show at 10am, kids
activities, performances, The movie Grease will be shown at
the Millers Theater at 12, Live music from Suede from 2-6pm. The
Navasota Fire Dept will be selling hot dogs and burgers to
raise funds for the station and the Diamonettes will be
selling beverages and coke floats
Carlo Night - The St. Mark's Medical Center Foundation is
now accepting items, gift baskets, gift certificates, trips,
etc. for the live and silent auctions for the upcoming 9th
Annual Monte Carlo Night at the KC Hall in La Grange. For more
information call Donna at 979-966-3485.
Hills Volunteer Fire Department's Fall Fundraiser in
Hempstead. BBQ Cook-off, Live Music, Vendor Booths, Kids
Activities & More! For more info go to www.rollinghillsvfd.com
Annual St. Stanislaus Homecoming and Bazaar. Booths,
games, rides, auctions, live music, bbq dinner and more!
Located at 1511 Hwy 90 South in Anderson. www.saintstans.org
City of Brenham and Brenham High School Softball program
invite you to participate in the "Junior Gloves"
program. Learn Basic fundamentals for girls kindergarten
through 8th grade. Oct 12-Nov 2nd, Sundays only from 2-4pm
and a Blanket is a local nonprofit organization founded by
two girls Harper & Maggie. Their goal is promote literacy
and well being across the Brazos Valley to in need children.
Books and a Blanket will be having a Book Drive- October 18
from 7am-2pm in collaboration with the Household Hazardous
Waste & Computer Collection Event at the University
Services Complex. Please bring New or Used Books along with
any monetary donations to the collection event. Log onto
or twinoakslandfill.com for more info.
Senior Activity Center is having a drive thru dinner,
Friday, November 14 at 4-6PM. Menu
will be Pork Loin, Sweet Potato, Cornbread Dressing,
Green Beans, Hot Roll & Cookie. Catered by
Schovajsa's. Tickets can be purchase at the
(KC Hall), the senior resale shop, Forever Young, a
member or board member for $9.00. All proceeds will
benefit the senior lunch programs.
Festival of Lights - From 4:00 - 9:00 pm you can enjoy the
annual celebration taking place at Hempstead Gazebo Park. Join
them for entertainment, vendors, parade and even a visit from
Santa, himself! They will also have a home and business
decorating contest with great prizes up for grabs!
Happenings Around the Brazos Valley
with Levy Restaurants - This is an exciting time to be a
part of the Aggie Football and Kyle Field experience! Show
your Aggie Pride and make money for your non-profit
organization! If you are a non-profit organization with 12 or
more volunteers you can earn extra money. Call Debbie at
979-458-4000 to learn more about this fundraising opportunity!
on the basic understanding of the Czech language will be
offered at the
Heritage & Cultural
. Classes will include the alphabet and conversational Czech,
enjoy children’s literature, and examine the Czech song
lyrics prevalent to our area. All classes are geared to those
taking classes for the first time so anyone can join! Classes
will be held every second Sunday of the month from 1:00 –
4:00 pm. Fee is $10 per person and includes handouts. For more
information call 979-968-9399 or email them at email@example.com.
(Christ Over Our Life) - Christ to the Nations Church is
offering COOL Recovery Program meetings for alcohol and
substance abuse. The meetings are held Tuesday nights at 7:00
pm at Christ to the Nations Church, 1407 Main in Brenham.
BLUE ANIMAL RESCUE SEEKING NEW VOLUNTEERS!
THERE ARE SEVERAL DIFFERENT AREAS THEY NEED HELP WITH, FOSTER
HOMES, ANIMAL CARE, EDUCATION & OUTREACH, MARKETING,
DONATIONS & MORE. FOR MORE INFO GO TO www.t-bar.org
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
County Shooting Club Membership Drive! Purchase
a 1 yr family membership for only $50! Funds
will be used to pay for repairs needed to open the clubs
shooting range! You
will receive Washington County Shooting Club Membership Cards
with range rules and instructions. Send
your checks and any extra donations you might want to give to: Washington
County Shooting Club P.O.
Box 333 Brenham, Texas 77834-0333. For info email Finney
a 2014 Fundraising Calendar! When you purchase a calendar
you get an entry into the 2014 weekly and monthly prize
drawings. 64 chances to win in 2014 and even if you win your
name goes back in for the rest of the year, so you could win
multiple times! The Second Monday of every month they will
draw for the weekly $50.00 Visa Gift Cards and monthly grand
cost $20.00. Proceeds to benefit the
. You can
purchase calendars at Parts and More,1407 Day Street or call
out with CASA! If you’re looking for a new way to make
changes, resolve to help others in need. Consider becoming a
CASA volunteer and make a difference in a child’s life and
your own! More than 24,000 children in the
foster care system need caring adults to look out for them.
They need a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate®)
volunteer to help get through the foster care system as
quickly as possible, and into loving homes where all their
needs are met and their dreams can flourish. Training begins
in February. Every child in foster care needs someone to help
them through this difficult time.
CASA for Kids of South Central Texas is a nonprofit that
advocates for abused and neglected children in
, Waller, and
. For more information visit www.wespeak4kids.org facebook.com/casaforkids
or contact CASA by phone at 979-277-0088.
Motorcyclists Association in Brenham - CMA is an
international, interdenominational, evangelistic motorcycle
ministry whose vision is "changing the world, one heart
at a time". This worldwide ministry is dedicated to
reaching people for Christ in the highways and byways through
the avenue of motorcycling. A new chapter is forming in the
area and they are looking for members! If you are interested
in joining this organization, contact Dane Houston at
979-451-3022, Art Senteno at 979-224-8848, Bob Pudwill at
832-341-2388 or Jon Alaniz at 979-575-3879. This is open to
both riders and non-riders, so call them today!
County Fair Vendors Needed - Vendors to serve the main
entree in the German Czech Mart for the Fayette County Fair
are needed! For more information call Rose Urbanovsky at
Exercise Program - 2:00 - 3:30 every Monday and Wednesday
through August 27 at Scott & White Wellness Center!
Texercise is a statewide fitness program to educate and
involve Texans and their families in physical activities and
proper nutrition. For more information, or to register,
contact Scott & White Wellness Center at 979-830-5017.
Young Senior Center Resale Shop - Help out by
donating to this great cause! The shop accepts linens, clothing, household
decor, furniture and more. All donations can be dropped off at
Alamo. If you have items to be picked up, call the shop at
836-1430. All proceeds from the
resale shop help provide lunches for homebound senior
Washington County. For more information, call the
Senior Center at 836-6552.