Cameron Chamber of Commerce is accepting entrants for the 2014 house decorating contest. Deadline to enter is Friday. to enter call 697-4979 or leave a message on the Chamber of Commerce facebook page. No cost to enter.
First Christian Church will host a special Christmas Eve Advent Service at 11 A.M on December 24. The event will include communion and music. This service is ecspecially available for those who cannot attend evening services. Everyone is invited, so plan to attend at 411 W Main across the street from Fisrt Baptist Church.
The 17th Annual Chamber Christmas Basketball Classic will be held Dec. 29th & 30th at the Cameron ISD gyms. Area schools will be participating in this 2-day basketball tournament which will see 12 boys and 12 girls teams from the Central Texas area. If you enjoy good high school basketball, be sure to come and enjoy. Two day tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for students; One day tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students.
Senior Celebration 2015 will be hosting the Senior Serve dinner on January 10th at VFW Post 2010. Limited seating is now available to the public for this fun filled event. Join the class of 2015 seniors as they serve up a Steak dinner and entertainment crafted by their own talents. For tickets contact Nancy Tucker by Friday January 19th at 254-627-1846. Tickets are $25.
The Milam County Junior Livestock Association will have a gun raffle on Saturday, January 17th. Tickets are $20 and 5 guns will be given away for every 300 tickets sold. The raffle will be at Simon George Hall in Cameron. Doors open at 6PM with the raffle at 7PM. Included in the ticket price is a chili dinner and refreshments. There will also be mini raffles throughout the night. Need not be present to win. For info, call 254-721-4322 or 254-627-9062.
On Going Events
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 254-275-9954, or send an e-mail to: HarrisEdSvc@yahoo.com for more information. Pre-register is required. You can save up to 10% on your vehicle insurance by taking a class! usa
A Farmer's Market will be held on Tuesdays @ the Busy Bea parking lot from 9AM-1PM. Any local growers invited to participate on Tuesdays. Call Becky for info - 446-7774 or 760-0074
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.
Cameron ISD is asking citizens over 65 years old that dont have a Senior Yoeman Club Card and want one, call 697-3512 to make arrangements for taking their picture and obtaining a card. The Senior Yoeman Card will allow you to come to any Cameron ISD sponsored extra-curricular event free of charge. For questions or information, call 697-3512.
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.