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

Keep cool at city pools while reaping the benefits of our summer aqua fitness classes

Keep cool at city pools while reaping the benefits of our summer aqua fitness classes

Are you eager to build your stamina, strength, and flexibility in a cool, relaxing atmosphere? The Parks & Recreation Department offers aqua fitness classes for people ages 15 and up at Cindy Hallaran Pool. Classes begin June 1 and run through Aug. 16, and the sessions move to Adamson Lagoon in mid-August. Continue reading Keep cool at city pools while reaping the benefits of our summer aqua fitness classes

College Station salutes productive  partnerships during Economic Development Week

College Station salutes productive partnerships during Economic Development Week

As part of Economic Development Week, the City of College Station celebrates and recognizes the contributions of professional economic developers in helping build economically vibrant and livable communities. We thank the many organizations that partner with us to bring continued economic prosperity to the Brazos Valley. Continue reading College Station salutes productive partnerships during Economic Development Week

Busy sports event schedule expected to attract about 40,000 visitors to town this summer

Busy sports event schedule expected to attract about 40,000 visitors to town this summer

Summer is our busiest sports tourism season. The Parks and Recreation Department hosts 10 events from May 20-Aug. 28, including state championships in girls fastpitch softball, boys and girls youth soccer, and 7-on-7 football. We expect these events to attract about 40,000 visitors to fill our hotels, restaurants, and stores.
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