Selected Community Events
LJRL Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Oct 1, 2012 - Oct 25, 2012 Monday and Wednesday 9 AM - 9 PM, Tuesday and Thursday 9 AM - 7 PM, Friday and Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
All ages; decorate a real or artificial pumpkin that will fit on a 9" deep shelf; pumpkin can not be cut or carved; before decorating real pumpkins, clean with a mild bleach/water solution and let dry (to help retard mold growth); individuals, families, teams, and classes may enter; register your pumpkin at the children's desk; pick up pumpkins and awards October 26 - November 2
Peggy, (979) 764-3416
Breast Cancer Awareness month at Curves in Bryan, Texas
Oct 1, 2012 - Oct 31, 2012 N/A
4001E. 29th St.# 111, Bryan Texas 77802
This month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month at Curves in Bryan, Texas. You can become a member this month for $0 sign up fee or a donation to the American Cancer Society. You can also just stop by and make a donation.
God's Little Creatures Rescue & Genghi's Grill
Oct 4, 2012 5 - 9 PM
700 University Dr E
College Station, TX
Genghi's Grill will donate 15% of the evenings proceeds to God's Little Creatures Rescue, a non-profit, no-kill canine rescue located in Bryan, Texas.
For God's Little Creatures to receive its percentage, please tell the cashier that you want your payment to be donated.
Thank you, and God bless you for your compassion and generosity for our homeless dogs!
Spirit Night for College Station Middle School
Oct 4, 2012 5 - 8 PM
McDonald's, 4440 Hwy 6 South at Tower Point
20% of all sales between 5pm to 8pm on October 4 will go to College Station Middle School and 100% of tips.
Nora Rabe, Local Store Marketing Coordinator for McDonald's, 979-255-3391 or Tower Point McDonald's 979-690-2193.
Self Defense Firearms Training
Oct 1, 2012 - Oct 31, 2012 8:30 AM - 4 PM
Private Range in Chappell Hill, Texas
FAST offers Basic & Advanced Instruction for Pistols, Revolvers, Rifles, Shotguns & Precision Rifles. We use a 400 yard Private Range with a variety of Paper & Steel Targets and conduct Day & Night Training. We offer Self Defense and Tactical Training for Armed Citizens, Police and Military, and specialize in Private Classes for Families & Friends
Chappell Hill, Texas
Storytime – Baby/Toddler and Ready-to-Read
Oct 4, 2012 Baby/Toddler Storytime 10:15 AM, Ready-to-Read Storytime 10:45 AM
Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Baby/Toddler storytime is for children 1 month to 2 years old and their caregivers. Ready-to-read storytime is for children ages 3 and up (preschool and elementary school). Storytime is held in the upstairs meeting room. See our website at www.bcslibrary.org
Bobbee, (979) 209-5600
Xtra Program Registration
Sep 12, 2012 - Oct 7, 2012 8 AM - 5 PM
Stephen C. Beachy Central Park
The City of College Station Parks & Recreation Department offers Xtra, a leisure-learning program that offers exciting classes to participants of all ages on dance, business, arts and crafts, music & voice, language, self-improvement, fitness, computers, special interest, sports, life enhancement and more.
There are two ways to register! You can go online at rectrac.cstx.gov or visit the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park Office, Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. No residency restrictions. To view complete program details, visit cstx.gov/xtraed. For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 979.764.3486.
Stephen C. Beachy Central Park
1000 Krenek Tap Rd.
College Station, TX 77840