Selected Community Events
Free Class - Resume Writing
Oct 9, 2012 2 - 5 PM
Clara B. Mounce Public Library, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Learn how to write and update your resume in this free computer class offered courtesy of Technology For All, part of the Texas Connects Coalition, through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) grant. Class size limited. This class is held in the upstairs computer lab. No reservations necessary.
Reference Desk, (979) 209-5600
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.
Monthly Autism Support Group Meeting
Oct 9, 2012 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Brazos Valley Rehabilitation Center
Families of Autistic Children Engaged Together for Suppport (FACETS) will host their monthly meeting. We will be discussing the benefits of animal therapy and hippotherapy (horse therapy.) We'll have several therapy animal visiting with the children while the adults listen to speakers representing Aggieland Pets With a Purpose and the Gallop Foundation. Childcare is available if you RSVP by Oct. 5th.
Aimee Day 979-229-1154
Cassatt String Quartet
Oct 9, 2012 8 - 10 PM
Rudder Theatre Complex on the Texas A&M Main Campus
Internationally acclaimed music ensemble performs classics and premieres a commissioned triple quartet featuring TAMU student musicians. Tickets available online through MSC Box Office (http://boxoffice.tamu.edu/events.html) and at the door the day of show.
Jessica Knott, 979.847.2787
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
HOSPICE AUXILIARY of BRAZOS VALLEY (FUNDRAISER )" 22nd Annual Holiday Wreath & Door Charm Sale" (October 1 - Nov. 5, 2012)
Oct 1, 2012 - Nov 5, 2012 N/A
Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV) 502 W. 26th Street, Bryan, TX
HOSPICE AUXILIARY of BRAZOS VALLEY (FUNDRAISER) "22nd ANNUAL HOLIDAY WREATH SALE" OCTOBER 1 – NOV. 5, 2012
WHO: Hospice Auxiliary of Brazos Valley - a non-profit organization benefiting Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV)
WHAT: FUNDRAISER "22nd ANNUAL HOLIDAY WREATH & DOOR CHARM SALE"
The 22 inch beautiful wreaths and 30 inch door charms are handcrafted from fresh, fragrant evergreen in Oregon. Wreaths and door charms are decorated with a red velvet bow and pine cones. A perfect gift for your family, friends and clients!!
COST: Wreaths-$30 / Door Charms-$25
ALL PROCEEDS benefit Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV)
WHEN: Sale begins OCTOBER 1 through NOV. 5, 2012
For details, please contact:
Maxine Rooney (Wreath Chairman)
ALL PROCEEDS benefit Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV) (Non-Profit Organization)
FREE DELIVERY within city limits. Those living outside city limits may pick up their orders at:
Hospice Brazos Valley, 502 W. 26th Street, Bryan, TX and/or designated site (TBA)
(Volunteers will deliver wreaths and/or door charms during the week after Thanksgiving.
SHIPPED FROM OREGON: For Extra $15 you may have wreaths/door charms shipped to friends or family.
Mail your order forms and checks to:
Hospice Auxiliary, P.O. Box 9756 , College Station, TX. 77842
Order forms can also be found at the Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV) website:
(NOTE: The Farm Patch, Mark Scarmardo will be the source for quality wreaths and charms.)
Hospice Auxiliary of Brazos Valley is a non-profit organization benefiting Hospice Brazos Valley (HBV). Its primary mission is to provide financial support, promote community awareness of the Hospice mission and provide fellowship and educational programs for our members. Coomunity and new members are always welcome to attend meetings and events.
Hospice Auxiliary annual membership dues are:
Active Members ($25) and Friends ($35).
For more information, please contact Betty Aycock (979) 776-2392 / email@example.com or Helen Cluck (979)693-2241/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospice Auxiliary thanks you for your continued support.
Respectfully submitted by Felicita Longnecker
Maxine Rooney (979)589-2096 / HBV Office (979)821-2266
Learn to Speak Czech! Czech Language Class.
Sep 10, 2012 - Dec 17, 2012 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Saint Joseph Catholic Church Parish Activity Center, 700 East 26th Street, Bryan, Texas
The classes accommodate both beginners and more advanced speakers of Czech and are open to anyone who is interested. Instructional materials will be provided and are covered as part of the nominal $35.00 tuition fee.
The course is taught by an instructor from the Czech Republic, the current holder of the CEFT William J. Hlavinka Czech Fellowship at Texas A&M University. Sponsored by the Brazos Valley Chapter of Czech Heritage Society and Czech Educational Foundation of Texas.
Every Monday 6:30PM-8:30PM, beginning Monday September 10th 2012, and ending Monday, December 17th, 2012