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"Kyle Tough" author visit: Barbara Donalson Althaus

Nov 3, 2012 3:30 - 5 PM

Larry J. Ringer Library, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy. S., College Station, TX 77845
Meet Barbara Donalson Althaus, author of "Kyle Tough: The Saga of Texas A&M's Rise to Power in Athletics & Agriculture, 1902-1956". Barbara Donalson Althaus is a local author, member of Brazos Writers, and a historian.

"Kyle Tough" tells the story of Edwin Jackson Kyle (the namesake of Kyle Field), athletics 1896-1956, agriculture and agriculture education, education, diplomacy and WWII leading to USAID, the Corps of Cadets standards, and the inspiration of Edwin Kyle's personal trials and how he overcame them.

See the author's website at www.kyletough.com. There will be a book signing at the end of the program. Readers may bring their own copies or may purchase books from the author at the event.

Kendra, (979) 764-3416, kperkins@bryantx.gov


American Heart Association's Heart Walk

Nov 3, 2012 Reigstration - 8 AM, Walk - 9 AM

Parking Lot 50 near Bonfire Memorial on campus
The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization working to prevent, treat and defeat heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. These diseases, the Nation's No.1 and No.3 killers, claim more than 865,000 American lives a year. Thanks to all our walkers, donors and volunteers who have accepted the challenge to help fight heart disease and stroke. We cannot achieve our mission without each one of you!

Brittany Cervantes
956-498-6029
brittany.cervantes@heart.org



Brazos Valley Bazaar

Nov 3, 2012 9 AM - 6 PM

VFW Post 4692
Gifts, Baby Items, Children's Photographers, Health, Wellness, Jewelry, Baked Goods. Gently used items will also be on sale at great prices! Crafts

Amber Collier
9796350825



H-E-B North Bryan 1 year annivesary celebration!

Nov 3, 2012 12 - 4 PM

H-E-B in North Bryan @ HWY 21 & Texas
Come celebrate our 1 year anniversary of our new store being open! Free food, drinks, giveaways, games for kids, a DJ, and other activities.

Jada Pulliam 979-778-1077
jadapulliam@gmail.com



StageCenter presents "Play On!"

Nov 1, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 2, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 3, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 4, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 15, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 16, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 17, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

Nov 18, 2012 Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 2:30 PM

StageCenter Theatre, 26th & Bryan Ave, Downtown Bryan, TX
A hilarious play about a community theatre troupe attempting to put on the work of a local playwright who continues to change the script right up to opening night!

Andrea Robison, 979-845-4831, board@stagecenter.net


run for the house 5k run/2k run

Nov 3, 2012 8:30 AM

pavillion@bluebell park@olsen field
run benefiting habitat for humanity b/cs

jesse meyers first christian church 979-823-5451 firstchrisianbcs@gmail.com


Brown Bag Lunch, Presentation and Art Discussion

Oct 18, 2012 - Dec 20, 2012 12 - 1 PM

Forsyth Galleries, 2nd Floor of the MSC on Texas A&M Campus
Different Presentation each month. Bring your lunch and enjoy talking about ART!

Trudy Six, 979-845-9251


4th Annual "Run for the House", Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk, benefiting Habitat for Humanity B/CS

Nov 3, 2012 Onsite registration starts at 7:00 a.m. Run begins at 8:30 a.m.

Pavilion at the new Blue Bell Park at Olsen Field.
First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Bryan/College Station is hosting their annual “Run for the House”, Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk, Benefiting Habitat for Humanity Bryan/College Station. Join us for a fun-filled morning on November 3, 2012 in the Pavilion at the new Blue Bell Park at Olsen Field on the Texas A&M University Campus. Onsite registration begins at 7:00 am. Race begins at 8:30 am. To learn more, contact Jesse Myers, First Christian Church at 979-823-5451 or www.firstchristianbcs.org.

Jesse Myers, Paster. 979-823-5451


“Run for the House” Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk Benefiting Habitat for Humanity B/CS

Nov 3, 2012 Registration begins at 7 am, Race starts at 8:30!

Blue Bell Park @ Olsen Field, TAMU Campus
A recreational 5K run/2K walk beginning in A&M's new baseball stadium! All proceeds go towards the mission of your local Habitat for Humanity chapter to reduce poverty housing and help build the community here in Bryan/College Station!

Jesse Myers 979-823-5451


2012 Photo Contest Exhibit

Oct 15, 2012 - Dec 14, 2012 Museum hours: Tues. - Sat. 9:00am to 4:30pm; Sunday noon to 4:30pm; closed Mondays

Sam Houston Memorial Museum
Exhibit displaying all photos entered in the 2012 Museum sponsored photo contest.

Megan Buro, Marketing Coordinator
936-294-3839



"Drac's Back"

Oct 26, 2012 - Nov 4, 2012 Oct 26, 27, Nov 2, 3 (all 7:30 pm); Oct 28 & Nov 4 (both 2:00 pm)

J. Philip Gibbs, Jr., Centre for the Performing Arts (Old Town Theatre), 1023 12th St., Huntsville, Texas
Mistaken identities, slapstick humor, bloody good puns and more crazy characters than a Looney Tune cartoon all come together to create this hilarious new vampire play. Great family Halloween fun!

Huntsville Community Theatre
(936) 291-7933
www.HuntsvilleCommunityTheatre.org



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)
(979) 589-2096/maxinerooney@agristar.net

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:
www.hospicebrazosvalley.org

(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 / bfaycock@verizon.net or Helen Cluck (979)693-2241/ helenrcluck@me.com.

Hospice Auxiliary thanks you for your continued support.

Respectfully submitted by Felicita Longnecker
(979)690-0553 /(979)218-0203

Maxine Rooney (979)589-2096 / HBV Office (979)821-2266