Celebrate Juneteenth with a weeklong schedule of commemorative events in our community

Celebrate Juneteenth with a weeklong schedule of commemorative events in our community

Juneteenth commemorates freedom and is celebrated by bringing families and communities together. It’s a time for reflection, rejoicing, and learning about black history, culture, and achievements. We invite you and your family to celebrate at several free events this month. Continue reading Celebrate Juneteenth with a weeklong schedule of commemorative events in our community

Lifeguard shortage causes temporarily adjusted hours at Cindy Hallaran Pool in early June

Lifeguard shortage causes temporarily adjusted hours at Cindy Hallaran Pool in early June

A lifeguard shortage has led the Parks and Recreation Department to temporarily modify the public swim schedule for Cindy Hallaran Pool, which was scheduled to open on May 31 but will now be closed on weekdays until June 13. From June 4-12, the pool will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from noon-7 p.m. Continue reading Lifeguard shortage causes temporarily adjusted hours at Cindy Hallaran Pool in early June

Celebrate, honor, and learn from local African American writers in June at the Lincoln Rec Center

Celebrate, honor, and learn from local African American writers in June at the Lincoln Rec Center

In June, the Lincoln Recreation Center invites you to meet, greet, and have meaningful conversations with Brazos Valley African American authors. Admission is free, and each publication is available for purchase. We’ll explore and celebrate the compelling variety of Black writers, whose stories span generations with an illuminating array of fascinating experiences – some in our own community. Continue reading Celebrate, honor, and learn from local African American writers in June at the Lincoln Rec Center