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Apr
22
Sun
Flyin’ Hawaiian 5K/10K @ Lot 50 on TAMU Campus (near Emerging Technologies [ETB] building)
Apr 22 @ 8:30 am

Texas Runners Against Cancer (TRAC) is an organization at Texas A&M University that was founded in 2011 to create a student running community and to raise money for the American Cancer Society. The Flyin’ Hawaiian 5K / 10K is our biggest fundraiser of the year. We’d love to have you come out and help us achieve our goal of saving lives, celebrating lives, and leading the fight for a world without cancer. If you’d like to know information about TRAC, please visit our website: tamutrac.weebly.com

 

Race Website and Registration Link: fh5k.weebly.com

 

Race Day Information:

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Location: Lot 50 on TAMU Campus (near Emerging Technologies [ETB] building)

Registration includes race and silent auction entry, t-shirt, bib, lei, food, and fun!

 

Early registration- now through April 8th

5K: $15

10K: $20

 

Late registration- April 9th through April 21st

5K: $20

10K: $25

 

We also have a t-shirt only option ($10) if you can’t make it to the race but still want to support our causes! This option is also found on the registration website. A silent auction featuring items generously donated by local businesses will be held at the race and prizes will be awarded to the top-finishers, so come prepared to take home some great swag!

 

Registration will be $25 (5K) and $30 (10K) in person the day of the event.

 

Want to register as a group? Email us at flyinhawaiian5k@gmail.com to ask about our group rates!

 

We appreciate your support of the Flyin’ Hawaiian 5K/10K!

Layne’s Challenge 2018
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am

College Station’s very own ultimate college triathlon is back again this year – and this time with a years worth of FREE Layne’s up for grabs! On April 22nd at 10:00am, you could be running 3 miles and biking 4 miles around Aggieland, stopping to eat at multiple Layne’s along the way! The cost of running is $20 for individual half box and full box participants, or $35-70 for a team. As a non-profit organization, Layne’s Challenge donates all race proceeds directly to the Brazos Valley Food Bank. Register or get more information at LaynesChallenge.com.

Apr
23
Mon
CFBV Tribute Luncheon @ College Station Hilton and Conference Center
Apr 23 @ 11:30 am

2018 TRIBUTE LUNCHEON HONORS COMMUNITY PHILANTHROPISTS

 

DATE:       Monday, April 23, 2018 — 11:30 a.m.

PLACE:    College Station Hilton and Conference Center

COST:       Individual luncheon reservations – $60.00  

Join the Community Foundation as it celebrates its 15th Anniversary and salutes Ron Schmidt, Judy and Larry Holt, and Brigadier General Joe E. Ramirez Jr. on Monday, April 23, at 11:30 a.m. at the Hilton College Station.  Presented by ‘Legacy’ sponsor, Mission Ranch – A Caldwell Community, this annual celebration of philanthropy honors the ongoing good works of civic leaders and volunteers for sharing their time, talents and financial resources in support of a better community.    Luncheon proceeds benefit the Foundation’s operations, thus enabling it to help individuals, families, nonprofits and others establish permanent charitable legacies to support important quality of life needs within the community.  Luncheon reservations are $60 per person, and table sponsorships are available starting at $1,400.  For reservations call 979.589.4305 or visit http://cfbv.org/events/tributeluncheon.    Deadline for reservations is Thursday, April 12.

Symposium on Opioid Addiction @ Rudder Hall, 601
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm
Apr
24
Tue
The Alamo Roadshow @ George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm

The Alamo’s Statewide Roadshow Coming to College Station

Join the Alamo at locations across the state to discuss the future of the Shrine of Texas Liberty

Attendees will also be invited to bring historic artifacts and family treasures to discuss with historians and curatorial staff

SAN ANTONIO – The Alamo is on the road for a statewide tour across Texas, stopping in College Station on Tuesday, April 24. The Alamo Roadshow is stopping in ten cities, inviting Texans to learn about ongoing preservation work happening at the state’s most well-known historic site and include opportunities to share their own family stories, documents, and artifacts related to the Texas Revolution. Roadshow organizers will be gathering feedback from attendees on their thoughts and suggestions for the future of the Alamo.

“The Alamo Roadshow is an opportunity for history enthusiasts to learn about the plan to preserve the Alamo and to build the state’s largest Texas Revolution museum, as well as to share their own artifacts and historic family treasures,” said Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush. “I invite all Texans to join us for an evening of discussion of preservation and Texas history.”

The roadshow kicked off April 9 in West Texas, making stops in El Paso, Midland, Lubbock, and Abilene, before continuing to other areas of the state throughout the month. Historians and curatorial staff from the Alamo and the General Land Office (GLO) will be on hand to help attendees evaluate and document stories and artifacts. Roadshow presenters will also bring several artifacts from the Alamo and GLO Archives that will someday appear in exhibits in the forthcoming Alamo Museum and Visitor’s Center.

 

WHO: Alamo and Texas General Land Office team members
WHAT: Alamo Roadshow
WHEN: Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 6 p.m.
WHERE: George Bush Presidential Library and Museum Orientation Theater

1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, TX 77845)

WHY: Tour to update Texans on ongoing preservation work at the Alamo and inviting them to share their own family stories, documents, and artifacts related to Texas history and the Texas Revolution.

 

Additional details can be found at www.TheAlamo.org.

“As we begin to make plans for future exhibits and programming, and a museum to house the Alamo’s collection, we want to invite all Texans to share their unique stories and connections to the Alamo and Texas history,” said Alamo CEO Doug McDonald. “Whether it’s a direct descendant of the Old Three Hundred, an artifact of the Texas Revolution, or a family heirloom related to Texas history, our goal is to send our curatorial professionals throughout Texas to help document and share those stories with everyone who loves Texas history. These stories are part of the Alamo’s story, and could help shape the way we think about historical interpretation at the Alamo in the future.”

The Alamo will be sharing updates from the road all month long. Follow along with the Alamo Treasures Tour on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @OfficialAlamo, #AlamoRoadshow.

Apr
26
Thu
Amigos of the Brazos Valley @ St. Anthony's Parrish Hall
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Grimes County Hunting Heritage Banquet @ Whitehall Community Center
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm

The National Wild Turkey Federation is hosting the inaugural Grimes County Hunting Heritage Banquet at Whitehall Community Center on Thursday 26th, 2018. This fundraiser for “Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt.” will include live and silent auctions, raffle prizes and a delicious meal of local barbecue. Doors open at 6:00pm on April 26th and tickets should be purchased in advance at www.nwtf.org/events. Ticket prices include the cost of your meal for the evening and an annual membership in the National Wild Turkey Federation! For more information, email jharris@nwtf.net.

Apr
27
Fri
BioBlitz @ Lick Creek Park
Apr 27 – Apr 28 all-day
10th Annual Atticus Finch Day @ Brazos County Administration Building - Atrium
Apr 27 @ 11:30 am
Bryan High School Shy-Anne Spring Show @ Rudder High School Auditorium
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm

The “Glitter, Gold & 50 Years of Dancing Magic” 2018 Bryan High School Shy-Anne Spring Show will be held on April 27 & 28 at 7:00 pm at Rudder High School auditorium.

Tickets will go on sale April 16th and will be $10.00.  Can get tickets from any Bryan High Shy-Anne or by emailing shyannebooster@gmail.com

Tickets sold at the door the nights of the show will be $15.00

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