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Holy Cross Free Camel Photo Op

Kool Smiles Parking Lot ,3111 Texas Avenue in Bryan TX
Holy Cross Free Camel Photo Op!

Holy Cross Lutheran Church is hosting a free photo op with live camels from our living nativity entered in the Bryan/College Station Christmas Parade.

Free photos will be taken in the Kool Smiles parking lot at 3111 Texas Avenue, Bryan (near HEB)
after the parade until dusk. Bring your children out for a special opportunity this Christmas season!

Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1200 Foxfire Drive
College Station, TX 77845

Please come out for the Parade and join us at Kool Smiles!

Grace Bible Church Celebrates It's 50th Year Anniversary

Reed Arena, TAMU Campus
Grace Bible Church, which has 4 campuses in College Station, including a Mandarin Campus, will celebrate it's 50th year Anniversary on Sunday, December 13, 2015. Join us for a special Evening Worship Service on Sunday night, December 13, 6pm at Reed Arena, TAMU campus. The Sunday night service at Reed Arena will be in lieu of our regular morning services.

For more information, contact Janine Ford (

Thanksgiving Day covered dish meal at 12 noon

Chriesman Community Center, Chriesman. Texas
Everyone is invited to bring their favorite dish of dishes to share in the community meal at noon. If you would like, bring your favorite game to play after lunch.

L. Krueger 979-567-9187


Park at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park 1000 Krenek Tap Rd. College Station, TX 77845
By popular demand the City of College Station is saying goodbye to Christmas at the Creek and bringing back Christmas in the Park at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park. This fun-filled, family event will be Dec. 4 from 6-10 p.m., Dec. 5 from 12-9 p.m. and Dec. 6 from 6-10 p.m.

Daily activities will include a tour of the park on an old-fashioned hayride, free cookies and hot cocoa, and photos with Santa. On Saturday, Dec. 5 visitors can enjoy dance performances, inflatables, a petting zoo, real snow slide and a Holiday Vendor Village with a variety of arts, crafts, jewelry, candles and more. Guests may bring their own refreshments, but coolers must be 48 quarts or smaller. Alcohol, glass containers and pets are not allowed. Food vendors will be available.

Interested in becoming in a Holiday vendor? Register before Nov. 30. Space is limited. For more details, visit or call 979.764.3486.



Lincoln Recreation Center 1000 Eleanor Street College Station, TX 77840
The Lincoln Recreation Center will host its Annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday. Enjoy a free hot breakfast, hosted in collaboration with Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Activities will include: face painting, arts/crafts, coloring activities, entertainment and more. All participants ages 15 and under will receive a gift from Santa.

For more information, visit or call 979.764.3779.



Corner of University Drive and South College Avenue and ends at the corner of Texas Avenue and Villa Maria.
The College Station Parks & Recreation Department’s 26th Annual Jingle Bell Fun Run is set for Sunday, Dec. 6 at 1:15 p.m. and will be followed by the B/CS Christmas Parade. This two-mile run starts at the corner of University Drive and South College Avenue and ends at the corner of Texas Avenue and Villa Maria.

Register today! Entry fee is $15 before Nov. 15 and $20 between Nov. 16 and 29. Race shirts are guaranteed to participants who register by Nov. 15. Dogs are welcome. The run will not be timed and a shuttle will be available to pick up participants at the end of the route to transport back to the start line.

Participants can register at or in-person at the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park, located at 1000 Krenek Tap Road. Packet pick-up will be Dec. 3-4 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, visit or contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 979.764.3486.



Southwood Community Center 1520 Rock Prairie Rd. College Station, TX 77845
Older adults (55+) are invited to an open house at Southwood Community Center. Seniors can enjoy sweet treats and entertainment as they explore the center’s activities and programs for older adults. Santa will also be available for photos.

For more information, visit or call 979.764.6371.



Lincoln Recreation Center 1000 Eleanor Street College Station, TX 77840
All seniors (ages 55+) are invited to the Lincoln Recreation Center's Senior Pageant to enjoy free food, entertainment & door prizes! The pageant will honor the Age of Elegance, a showcase of the latest fashion.

For more information, visit or call 979.764.3779



Aldersgate United Methodist Church, located at 2201 Earl Rudder Freeway SouthCollege Station, TX 77845
These monthly luncheons feature Brazos Valley history and are held at 11:30 a.m. in Aldersgate United Methodist Church. The program is made possible through the City of College Station's Historic Preservation Committee and Parks and Recreation Department.

Dec. 16 - Battle of the Bulge Anniversary by Council member Steve Aldrich

Cost is $5 per person. Please RSVP the Monday before the luncheon.


DC4K - Divorce Care 4 Kids

Children's Worship Center Aldersgate UMC, College Station TX
Are your children hurt and confused about your separation or divorce? A Divorce Care for Kids (DC4K) group is a safe, fun place where your children can learn skills that will help them heal.

DC4K, a hands-on, kid-friendly, non-denominational, student support system for any children (ages 5–12) in the community who have experienced family divorce or separation. Limited seating of 12 students per season.

Fall season: 9/16/15 thru 12/16/15 from 6:30PM-8:30PM

Pre-registration is required. Contact Jan Maddocks at or 979.696.1376

Eagle's Nest Praise & Worship Ministries Prayer Line

(979) 775-1513

Eagle's Nest Prayer Line will be opened every Tuesday, 6:30-7:30PM.

The prayer line number is 979-775-1513

Wisdom, Power, Control

Apr 6, 2013 - May 18, 2013 10 AM - 12 PM

First United Methodist Church-CS, 1125 Wellborn Rd
Do you want to be healthy with diabetes?
7-week diabetes education classes taught by medical professional

ENROLL NOW: 979-823-0129

Women Striving for Excellence in Christ: Woman's Conference 2012

Nov 17, 2012 Registration: 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM; Conference begins at 3:30 PM

Pastor Joe Walker and the members of King's Gate Community cordially invite you to join us in celebrating our first annual women's conference entitled: "Women Striving for Excellence in Christ" on Saturday, November 17, 2012. The conference will be held at: Quality Inn & Suites; located at 1027 N. Earl Ruddey Fwy., in Bryan, (on the feeder road where the old DPS office was located). There will be four (4) dynamic speakers empowered and waiting to share a word from God that will Refresh, Renew, and Revise those thirsty souls. The guest speaker will be: Dr. Freema Ervin from Houston, Texas. Registration: will be from 9:30 - 10:15am in the Hotel lobby and is $20/person, which includes two (2) meals and conference material. Conference begins at 11 AM and will last until 3:30 PM. if questions, please contact coordinators: Assistant Pastor/Minister Lillie Johnson at 979-779-5552 or 979-739-2318; or Minister Lula Jenkins at 1-580-309-3809. So come on and bring some friends. Ladies this is one that you don't want to miss! See you there!


Oct 31, 2012 6 - 8 PM

First Baptist Church Bryan
A family fun alternative to trick-or-treating. Join us for FREE games, candy and a Hot Dog Dinner!

Debbie Prince

the plight before christmas

Oct 27, 2012 - Oct 28, 2012 10/27 12 - 6 PM, 10/28 12 - 2 PM

first christian church 900 s. ennis bryan tx
dinner and play on sat. play on sunday

vickie green 979-823-5451

Kolache and Christmas Bread Baking Class

Oct 27, 2012 9 AM - 2 PM

Saint Joseph Catholic Church Parish Activity Center, 600 East 26th Street, Bryan, Texas
The Brazos Valley Czech Heritage Society is offering a baking class where you can learn how to make the traditional braided Chrismas bread, as well as genuine Czech kolache with home-made cheese, poppy seed and fruit filling.
Cost: $20 per person

Stanislav Vitha

Blessing of the Animals & St. Francis Festival

Oct 6, 2012 10 AM - 2 PM

St. Francis Episcopal Church, 1101 Rock Prairie Road, College Station 77845
Blessing of Animals; Children's Entertainment including: face painting, obstacle course, animals to pet; Pets for Adoption; Exotic & Native reptile Display; Low cost vaccinations; County tags & Microchipping; Free hot dogs & beverages

Fr. John Williams, Rector 979-696-1491
Beverley Rose, Marketing Coordinator, 979-574-3656

National Night Out

Oct 2, 2012 6-8 PM

Saint Michael's Episcopal School Gym Parking Lot, 107 Williamson Dr. Bryan
Come help us Celebrate
National Night Out
October 2, 2012
Saint Michael's Episcopal School
Gym Parking Lot,
107 Williamson Dr
6 to 8 p.m.
Visits from the Bryan Fire Dept & Bryan Police Dept.

Mary Brown

Calvert Trojans Super Reunion (1970 - 2009)

Sep 21, 2012 - Sep 23, 2012 N/A

Calvert, Texas
$50 (single); $75 (couple)
09/21 - Parade, tailgating, game, after game social
09/22 - Family Social (1-4pm) @ Kemp-Payne Park
09/22 - Purple & White Ball (8pm) @ Spigner
09/23 - Sunday Worship (11:15am) @ Independent Baptist Church

Dawn Jefferson
(979) 777-9286


Jul 28, 2012 9 AM - 12:30 PM

"Women, Standing in the Gap through Prayer"


REV. DR. JACQUI T. KING, (979) 690-8415
MARTHA WATSON (979)693-6140
CHARLIE M. JONES (979)693-5426

Summer Sunday Nights

Jul 8, 2012 6pm

Jul 15, 2012 6pm

Jul 22, 2012 6pm

Jul 29, 2012 6pm

First Baptist Bryan
July 29th
Aggie Night with Former Coach Mark Johnson and the Texas A&M Singing Cadets

Michal (979) 776-1400 ext. 100

St. Luke's UMC VBS

Jul 23, 2012 - Jul 26, 2012 6:00p.m.

St. Luke's UMC
Dare to go Deep with God at Vacation Bible School at St. Luke's UMC!

Courtney Minor 979-822-9000

Kid's Crusade

Jul 2, 2012 - Jul 7, 2012 6-8pm

Living Word Worship Center 3205 Lakeview, Bryan, TX
Featuring Inka The Clown and Friends
Puppets, storytelling, fun, games, prizes

Saturday: Train rides, Bounce-a-Lot, Food & Drinks, Face Painting


Prophecy Seminar Presents: Prophecy's Puzzle Revealed!

Feb 4, 2011 7:00 p.m.

New Life Adventist Church 705 W. 17th Street Bryan, TX
Discover real truth! Discover real fellowship! Discover family happiness! Discover HOPE! You won't want to miss a single night!

You will be positively amazed at how much you can learn from the Bible in a few short nights!

Topics Include: New World Order; On the Eve of Armageddon; A Relic in the Book of Revelation; The Prophetic Beasts of Daniel 7; Buried Alive; Revelation's Keys to Death; Revelations's 1000 Years of Peace; The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse; The Final Church of the Apocalypse; Revelation's Heavenly City

Free Admission & Free Study Guides

For additional locations: 1-800-783-3031