Notable lineup of local experts explore our area’s history in popular monthly lunch lectures

Notable lineup of local experts explore our area’s history in popular monthly lunch lectures

Much of Brazos County’s colorful past is preserved in fascinating documents, maps, and photos, but nothing matches history as told by those who lived it or historians who studied it. The city’s Exploring History Luncheons begin at 11:30 a.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the beautiful Larry J. Ringer Library. The lectures are recorded and broadcast on Suddenlink Channel 19 and archived on the city’s YouTube page. Continue reading Notable lineup of local experts explore our area’s history in popular monthly lunch lectures

The new year offers a superb lineup of fresh and appealing parks programs and sports leagues

The new year offers a superb lineup of fresh and appealing parks programs and sports leagues

The upcoming new year offers a superb lineup of fresh and engaging programs and events for all ages and abilities. Registration is already underway, and we have no residency requirements. Here’s a look at the Parks and Recreation lineup through April 30. Continue reading The new year offers a superb lineup of fresh and appealing parks programs and sports leagues

Video: Festive Christmas in the Park events attracted thousands for a weekend to remember

Video: Festive Christmas in the Park events attracted thousands for a weekend to remember

As many as 15,000 people enjoyed the bright lights and holiday spirit-filled festivities of Christmas in the Park event weekend on Friday and Saturday night at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park. The free event featured live music and performances, old-fashioned hayrides, a snow slide and snow pit, cookies, and hot chocolate. And, of course, photos with Santa and his reindeer. Continue reading Video: Festive Christmas in the Park events attracted thousands for a weekend to remember

Video: Cheletia Johnson discusses the Lincoln Recreation Center’s senior holiday event schedule

Video: Cheletia Johnson discusses the Lincoln Recreation Center’s senior holiday event schedule

In this episode of “Stuff You Don’t Usually See,” Lincoln Recreation Center Supervisor Cheletia Johnson and Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell discuss the Lincoln Recreation Center’s upcoming holiday events for adults 55 years and older. Continue reading Video: Cheletia Johnson discusses the Lincoln Recreation Center’s senior holiday event schedule