Selected Community Events
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 (email@example.com).
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
CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK
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 cstx.gov/christmas or call 979.764.3486.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
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 cstx.gov/lincolncenter or call 979.764.3779.
JINGLE BELL FUN RUN
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 rectrac.cstx.gov 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 cstx.gov/christmas or contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 979.764.3486.
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
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 cstx.gov/seniors or call 979.764.6371.
AGE OF ELEGANCE BANQUET
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 cstx.gov/seniors or call 979.764.3779
EXPLORING HISTORY LUNCHEON
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 Children@AldersgateCS.com or 979.696.1376
Eagle's Nest Praise & Worship Ministries Prayer Line
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
BRAZOS COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE
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!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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.
Calvert Trojans Super Reunion (1970 - 2009)
Sep 21, 2012 - Sep 23, 2012 N/A
$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
14TH ANNUAL WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
Jul 28, 2012 9 AM - 12:30 PM
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH-CS
"Women, Standing in the Gap through Prayer"
SPEAKERS: PASTOR MARY MITCHELL, KIMBERLY BENTLEY, VICKI THOMPSON, PASTOR ANGELA ABNEY
DOOR PRIZES LITE LUNCH $10 DONATION
SESSION FOR YOUTH, AGE 10-16 (FREE) PLEASE BRING 3-CANNED GOODS TO BE DONATED TO BV FOOD BANK
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
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
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
LOTS OF FUN
LIVING WORD WORSHIP CENTER 979-775-7722 OR
Prophecy Seminar Presents: Prophecy's Puzzle Revealed!
Feb 4, 2011 7:00 p.m.
New Life Adventist Church
705 W. 17th Street
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