Aaron's Gun Shop Hi-Cap Adventures presents the 2nd annual Law Enforcement Benefit Shoot-Off at 7PM on Friday, March 24. Teams of 5 shooters can compete against other teams to win prizes for the law enforcement department of their choice. The competition is open to all -- no law enforcement position required. Team entry fee is $100 and the deadline to sign-up is March 20.
The annual station review and fundraiser for Bartlett Volunteer Fire Department will be 10AM-2PM Saturday, March 25th at Station #2 in Davilla. There will be sausage wraps, chips, and drinks for sale. In addition, there will be a bounce house and cotton candy for the kids. Everyone is invited. For info, call 254-627-0058.
Salem Lutheran Church and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans combine their resources to host a BBQ fundraiser and silent auction from 11AM-2PM Sunday, March 26th at Seaton Star Hall. Plates off BBQ beef, sausage, beans, potato salad, slaw, dessert, and tea are just $10. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life.
The 9th annual Cameron Car Club Classic Car Show will be 9AM-2PM Saturday, April 1st on the Milam County Courthouse square in Cameron. There will be food vendors, door prizes, drawings, a silent auction, goody bags, and trophies. For info, call 254-627-9060.
Rummage Sale at the Cameron VFW Post 2010 on April 1t from 8am to 12pm. Donations are accepted. Items can be dropped off at the Cameron VFW Post Tuesdays through Saturdays from 5pm to 8pm. All proceeds will benefit the Auxiliary to VFW Post 2010, and all donated items remaining after the sale will be donated to local thrift stores.
First United Methodist Church in Bartlett is holding a Garage Sale on Saturday, April 1st, from 8AM-2PM. They will also be selling Sausage Wraps, Baked Goods, and cold bottles of water. Come check all the unique, fun items and kids things available.
Beautiful Chaos: Knowing Autism, an event to raise autism awareness and undestanding, will be April 1st frmo 3-7PM at the Davilla Community Center. Get 15 tickets for $5. Acitivities include face painting, color run, cupcake decorating, and cake walk. Food such as sausage wraps, hot dogs, nachos, and mac & cheese will be available. Proceeds benefit Autism Speaks.
There will be a co-ed slow-pitch softball tournament April 1st and 2nd at the Cameron Fiesta Grounds. The entry fee is $100 per team. Prizes will be awarded. Three girls must be on the field at all times. For more info, call 512-569-0047.
Cameron ISD is hosting a Community-wide Cook-out from 5:30-7PM April 3rd behind the Sonic and next to Little River Healthcare. There will be free food and drinks. Everyone is invited.
The Milano Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will hold its Spring Garage Sale April 6th and 7th from 8AM-5PM and April 8th from 8AM-2PM at the Milano Fire Station at 305 E. Ave C. The building will be open weekdays beginning Thursday, March 30th to take donations. For more information please call (512) 446-5110 or (512) 455-36335.
Relay for Life Milam County is asking the local county government, businesses, and schools as well as individuals to wear purple for the cure on April 7th. Relay for Life Milam County is taking pre-sale t-shirt orders through March 2nd. Shirts are $15 for youth and adult, and $17 for extended sizes. To order or for more info, call 254-931-3374 or 512-760-7194.
Cameron Volunteer Fire Department will host their annual Easter Chicken Sale from 11AM-1PM Easter Sunday at the fire department. Tickets are $10 and are pre-sale only. All plates include half chicken, sauce, beans, potato salad, bread, and pickles. To get tickets, call 697-1491, 697-4702, or contact any Cameron firefighter.
There will be a benefit for Angela Gail Danek at 11AM Sunday, April 30th, at Moravian Hall in Georgetown. BBQ plates will be available from 11AM-1:30PM for $10 per plate. To-go and dine-in will be available. Desserts are $1 extra. A silent auction and live auction will also be held. T-shirts will be sold. The benefit is also accepting auction items and baked goods. To donate, call 254-760-4546, 512-863-5117, or 512-863-0090. Angela was diagnosed with breast cancer and proceeds will go toward her fight against cancer.
The 2017 Cameron Fun Fest and Cameron Police Department BBQ Shootout will be held May 5th and 6th at Ledbetter Park. BBQ cook off contestants have a chance to win over $5000 in cash and prizes. Other events scheduled include a concert, 5K run, carnival, arts & crafts, car show, kid fish, and horseshoe & washer tourneys. Plus Saturday night is a Party in the Park!
Relay For Life Milam County Hunting for a Cure will be November 4th from 3-10PM at Thorndale City Park and Pavilion. For info, call 800-227-2345 or go online to relayforlife.org/milamcotx
On Going Events
Karaoke will be held the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Friday every month at the Cameron VFW Post 2010. The Canteen will also be open to the public Tuesday through Friday from 5PM to Midnight and Saturdays from 10:30AM to 1AM. Dart tourneys will be held every Wednesday and Domino and Pool tourneys will be on Saturdays.
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.
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
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 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
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.