The Hispanic Samaritan Organization is holding its annual Imelda Villalon Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser. They are offering raffle tickets for a Gift Card Bonanza, with prizes up to $300. Tickets are on sale at various area businesses. The drawing will be in May. For info, call 254-627-9032.
FAMILY MATTERS PRESENTS Donít Wait to Prepare Your Future Education! Get important help from former RHS counselor Kathie Bowermon. She will answer questions about the decisions you face: entrance exams, registration, visits, scholarships, and more. The seminar is May 5th at St. John's Methodist Church in Rockdale. There will be a snack supper at 6PM and the program beginst at 6:30PM. For info, call 512-446-7064 or 512-446-5853
Pre-K and Kindergarten roundup will be May 7th from 1-6PM at Ben Milam Elementary Cafeteria. Pre-K kids must be 4 on or before September 1st to qualify. To see if your child qualifies, bring your last 4 current paycheck stubs or your food stamps number. If your child qualifies, parents must provide their child's birth certificate, shot record, social security car, proof of residence, and parent ID. Kindergarten kids must be 5 on or before September 1st. Parents will need to bring their child's birth certificate, shot record, social security car, proof of residence, and parent ID.
The Lunch Bunch will meet on Thursday, May 7th at noon at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center for their last meeting before the summer break. The program will be a surprise. The public is invited to attend. Bring a food dish to share for the lunch at noon.
The Morgan's Point Resort Lake Jamboree BBQ Cook-off will be May 8th and 9th at Ansay Park, 152 Lake Forest Drive, located at the corner of S. Winecup and Lake Forest Drive in Morganís Point Resort. Proceeds from the event benefit Morgan's Point Resort Police and Fire Department First Responders and Emergency Services. Admission is free. Lake Jamboree is a family friendly music festival, providing activities for all age groups. There will be Vendors, Concessions, Exhibits, Demonstrations, Games, Supervised Children's Area and Live Music Entertainment. Texas BBQ Cook Teams will be competing for trophies and prizes in the Central Texas Barbecue Association Sanctioned Cook-off. Friday Night Band: Live Auction and Last Call Band. Saturday Band: Silent Auction and BRANDED HEART
There will be a Mother's Day BBQ chicken dinner on Sunday, May 10th from 11AM until at the SPJST Lodge 24 Hall in Cyclone. Plates are $9 and are available dine in or to go. There will also be a quilt raffle.
Cameron VFW Post 2010 presents The Debonaires -- Doors open at 8 pm band starts at 9. Kids under 12 Free. $10 at door until 10.
Cameron VFW Post 2010 presents Kenny Harrell -- Doors open at 8 pm band starts at 9. Kids under 12 Free. $10 at door until 10
On Going Events
Karaoke 1st and 3rd Friday every month at the Cameron VFW Post 2010
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 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.