The Brazos Valley Chapter of Czech Heritage Society of Texas will host the Summer State Meeting and Genealogy Conference on July 30th at St. Joseph Parish Activity Center in Bryan. Registration starts at 8:30AM, with speakers to begin at 9:30AM. A meal will be served at Noon, with a business meet to follow. There will also be vendor booths, displays, a silent auction, and genealogy library. The event is free and open to the public. The meal is $12.
There will be a Fried Chicken Dinner and Battle Dance on Sunday, July 31st at SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church Parish Hall in Granger. Plates of fried chicken and all the trimmings will be served at 11AM. Adults are $9 and kids are $5. Take out will be available. Sandwiches, chilidogs, and nachos will be available from 2-8PM. A Battle Dance kicks off at 3PM and runs until 9PM, with Fritz Hodde and the Ennis Czech Boys. The Dance is $10 per person.
The Milam County Museum at 112 W. 1st in Cameron will host the program Discovering Your DNA and Family History at 6PM August 2nd. Guest speaker is Deena Darst Coutant, Yoe class of 1995, a professional genealogist and national speaker. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. For info, call 697-8963.
The Annual Homecoming Picnic at SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Marak will be Sunday, September 11th. Mass is at 10:15AM, with dinner at 11AM. Plates of home fried chicken and sausage with all the trimmings will be $10 each. Drive through and to-go will be available. Games kick off at Noon. The Praha Brothers will play from 12:30-3:30PM and a live auction will follow.
Grace Church at 808 W 16th Street in Cameron will host a Family Fun Festival Saturday, October 1st, from 9AM-5PM with Live music, BBQ plates, Craft and Vendor Booths, & Carnival Games for the kids! Make plans to bring your family and friends and enjoy the day! If you're interested in renting a 15X15 space (rental fee is only $25) for your crafts, food or specialty item, Please contact Lonnie Yates at 254-482-0855 or visit our website at www.gracechurchcameron.org
On Going Events
Karaoke 1st and 3rd Friday every month at the Cameron VFW Post 2010
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 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 or $20 per family. With a membership you will receive a yard sign to show your support the Yoe Band.
American Legion Riders are looking for Veterans that are motorcycle riders. The chapter will be out of Post 9 in Cameron. For info, call 254-605-0601
Defensive Driving/Ticket Dismissal classes are available the 2nd Saturday of every month in Cameron, Milano or Rockdale. 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! usa
1st and 3rd Saturdays senior citizens Milano Playboys free music in Christman between Milano and Caldwell.
Every Thursday and 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.
Adult ESL classes have resumed at Ben Milam Elementary. Classes are taught on Monday and Wednesday evening from 4:30-6:00. Please come to improve your English speaking and writing skills.
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.