Bulletin Board

December 10
There will be a Retirement Reception for County Judge David Barkemeyer December 10th, at the Milam County Courthouse Immediately after Commissioner's Court at 11AM.

December 13
The next scheduled meeting of the Rockdale ALCOA Retirees will be their annual Christmas meeting on Thursday, December 13th at the Thorndale VFW. Doors open at 5PM. Retirees are reminded to bring canned goods to be donated to area food banks. All retirees are encouraged to bring their favorite desserts for this meeting.

December 15
The Milano Christmas parade will be held December 15th at 10:30AM.

December 15
Everyone is invited to the Cowboy Christmas Ball at Cameron VFW on December 15th from 8PM-Midnight. Jody Nix and the Texas Cowboys will perform. Doors open at 6PM. Tickets are $15 each. For reservations or info, call 254-295-6222

December 16
There will be a washer tournament benefitting the American Cancer Society on December 16th at Apache Pass in Rockdale. Tossing starts at 5:15PM with registration at 4:30PM. Cost is $20 per team, double elimination. This will be the only tourney in December because of the holidays. For info, call 512-760-7194.

December 17
The Milam Appraisal District will be closed on Monday, December 17th, for staff training. The office will re-open at 9AM December 18th.

December 21
EBCO General Contractor will be supporting the Scott & White Blood Center by hosting a blood drive December 21, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. 2 p.m. at our main office at 804 East 1st Street. If you would like to donate please email ebcogcblooddrive@gmail.com to schedule a donation time. Donors will get a free long-sleeved T-shirt and a chance to win a $50 gift card.

December 23
All the churches of Buckholts will be together at the Buckholts Community center starting at 6PM. Everyone is invited

December 31
Cameron VFW presents Billy Mata and the Texas Tradition for a New Years Eve Dance from 8:30PM-12:30AM on Monday, December 1st. Tickets are $25 per person. The event is BYOB and the kitchen will be available. There will be champagne and party favors. For infor or reservations, call 254-295-6222.


On Going Events

Rosebud Senior Center is open from 9AM to Noon, Monday-Friday. We have games (Bingo, Dominoes, Cards, etc.) each day. Box meals are served with a one-day notice. If you live in town and need transportation, please call us and we'll send someone to pick you up and return you to your home. Please call 254-583-4745 for more information.

Camp Gladiator training with Rachel Kirk goes on every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at the Cameron Courthouse starting at 5AM. For more information Call 254-482-0385.

The Milam Regional Farmers Market will be held the 2nd and 4th Saturdays in March through November from 9am to 1pm at The Yards of Cameron. There will be fresh produce, meat, eggs, bread and other baked goodies along with artisans, mushroom logs, crafts, woodworking and much more. Falls County Recycling will also be available to take recycled goods. For more information contact 254-697-4970.

Karaoke will be held Friday at the Cameron VFW Post 2010. The Canteen will also be open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 645PM until .... Dart tourneys will be held every Wednesday and Friday. Alsdo accepting donations for the Scholarship Fund.

There will be washer tournaments benefitting the American Cancer Society on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at Apache Pass in Rockdale. Tossing starts at 5:15PM with registration at 4:30PM. Cost is $20 per team, double elimination. For info, call 512-760-7194.

Fridays and Saturdays 7AM-Noon, there will be a Farmers Market at 2103 N. Travis in Cameron

Join the Cameron Library for Books to Grow On Story Time, Wednesdays at 10:30AM.

The Cameron Volunteer Fire Department is now accepting applications for membership in the department. No prior fire service qualifications are needed. Applicants must be 18 years of age, no criminal history, have a drivers license, a vehicle to respond with, live within a few miles of Cameron, and most of all be able to repond to fires and attend meetings and drills each Monday. For more info, contact any firefighter or stop by the fire station, or call 697-4702.

The Yoemen Band Booster Club meets every 2nd Monday at 6PM in the Yoe High Band Hall which is next to the Performing Arts Center (PAC). The public is welcome. Memberships are also available for $10 per person. Upcoming meetings are Oct 10th, Nov 7th, Dec 12th, Jan 9th, Feb 13th, Mar 6th, Apr 10th, and May 8th.

Monthly Meetings of San Andres Masonic Lodge #170 AF&AM in Cameron, located at 106 West 6th Street, will meet the 2nd Thursday of each month. A meal is at 6:30PM, with the meeting to follow.

Defensive Driving/Ticket Dismissal classes are available the 2nd Saturday of every month in Milano from 8:30AM-3PM. For class dates, Text or call: 254-760-6110, or send an e-mail to: HarrisEdSvc@yahoo.com for more informatio. Pre-register is required. You can save up to 10% on your vehicle insurance by taking a class!

Every Thursday and 3rd saturday, Jimmie Maze and the Milano Playboys perform at Chriesman Community Center, from 7-9PM.

Milano Jamboree will be held the last Saturday of every month at 7PM in the Milano Senior Citizens Center.

Blessings from GOD food Pantry will distribute food to citizens on the first and third tuesday of each month. The first Tuesday, hours are 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and the third Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Enrollment for GED classes is getting underway. Classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8PM. ESL classes will also be held. ESL classes will be Tuesday and Thursday from 4-6PM. Cost of the classes is free. If you would like to enroll or would like more info, contact Karen at 593-3011 or 593-2744.

Are you 55 years or older & in search of a job in the Cameron area? Put Experience Works to work helping you. We are a National non-profit organization that provides training and job placement services for older workers. We provide paid work experience through collaboration with community service agencies in the your area. Put your experience to work today by calling 1-800-460-8801 ext. 2003 TODAY!

Standards of Care will be at Bea's Kitchen, at 101 East Main Street, at 10:30am on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month for free blood sugar and blood pressure checks.

Crafting Galore will meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, from 12:30-4PM roughly at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center located at 111 N Travis in Cameron. This is a community group for all Handcrafters. If you're working on a project, competed 1 and want to share it, or just looking for ideas or instruction, this is the group for you. Use the side door and bring a small snack to share. Coffee and tea are available.

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