until November 26
Creek VFD Fundraiser. Purchase a 12-14lb fried turkey
for $40. Order by calling 979-272-8533. or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pick up on 11/26 from noon-6pm at the Fire Station.
Annual Taste of The Brazos Valley Ag Breakfast hosted by the
B/CS Chamber of Commerce. It will be from 7-8:30am at the
Brazos County Expo Center. Admission is $15.
Thanksgiving Dinner at the First Presbyterian Church in
Giddings. It will be from 11-1pm and everyone is
welcome! Please call 979-542-9020 to rsvp. Donations are
not necessary, but will benefit Lee County Relay for life.
Annual Turkey and Blessings Dinner from 12-3pm at the
Somerville Senior Center off HWY 36. Donations
appreciated. Call Richard at 979-595-6272.
Champion Women's Ministry presents- "Best Ugly Christmas
Tree Ever", a women's evening of praise, laughter,
and desert. At 6:30 at Champion Worship Center in Brenham,
tickets are $10 an are on sale now!
5 & 6th
Stroll And Lighted Parade "Unwrap the Magic Of
Christmas". Downtown Brenham. Parade fri at
6pm, dealine to enter is 11/19. There will be ice skating,
live entertainment, shopping, Gingerbread Home Tour &
Annual Toy Run in Bryan/College Station.
Registration starts at 8am at Independence Harley
Davidson. Go to www.ihdtoyrun.org
for all the details.
Czech Heritage & Cultural Center 2014 Gala Honoring
Texas Czech Bands of the past. 6pm, at the Pavilion
Hall, West Fairgrounds Road in LaGrange. Meal, auction,
and music! Advance tickets are $75 per person. email
Country Homes Tour in Burton from 1-5pm $10 per person and
Christmas at the Depot in Burton from 11-1pm for $8 per
person. Help support the Lake Loons Annual Toy Run by bringing
an unwrapped children's gift to drop off at the depot. For
more info go to burtonheritagesociety.org
until Dec 8
again for the Fortnightly Christmas Home Decorating Contest
in Brenham! 6 categories: Best overall, Christmas
Elegance, Religious, Best Door, Sports, and Inflatable's.
Deadline to enter is Dec 8, Call Renee Mueller at 979-836-6618
or email email@example.com.
Judging will be Dec 9-11.
Annual Food for Families Food Drive. Donations can be made
from 6am-7pm at Mid South Synergy in Navasota, and at KBTX in
Bryan. All donations will be donated to the Brazos
Valley Food Bank. Non perishable items are needed, but
Monetary donations are most valuable.
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
decorating contest with great prizes up for grabs!
Annual Cowboy Christmas Ball, starting at 5pm at The Burleson
County Cowboy Church in Caldwell. 6pm is the steak and chicken
dinner, and from 7-11 music from the Dennis Ivey Band.
United Methodist Church's Live Nativity
14th at 6:00pm at A&M UMC Parking Lot.
All ages and families are invited to experience the Christmas
Story told by our youth group with music and live animals.
Join them afterwards for hot chocolate and cookies. This event
is free for the community. A&M United Methodist Church,
417 University Drive, College Station (on Northgate); www.am-umc.org
Happenings Around the Brazos Valley
(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
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!
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.