Learn about College Station’s fascinating history through our  monthly lunch lectures

Learn about College Station’s fascinating history through our monthly lunch lectures

Aggies can always recite a lengthy list of admirable things that make Texas A&M special, but what about the community around campus? For many years, The Historic Preservation Committee has conducted popular monthly luncheons featuring lectures and presentations focused on College Station’s rich history. Continue reading Learn about College Station’s fascinating history through our monthly lunch lectures

After a long pandemic hiatus, College Station’s celebrated Exploring History Luncheons are back

After a long pandemic hiatus, College Station’s celebrated Exploring History Luncheons are back

After being put on hold because of the pandemic, the popular Exploring History Luncheons return this fall starting Wednesday, Sept. 15. The luncheons begin at 11:30 a.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the beautiful Larry J. Ringer Library. Continue reading After a long pandemic hiatus, College Station’s celebrated Exploring History Luncheons are back

Happy 82nd anniversary, College Station!

Happy 82nd anniversary, College Station!

Eight-two years ago today, area residents overwhelmingly voted 271-39 to incorporate College Station as a city. To that point, College Station had been the simple name of a train station mail stop since 1877, a year after a small, rural college opened its doors near the railroad tracks. But the members of the growing community dreamed of more. Happy 82nd anniversary, College Station! Continue reading Happy 82nd anniversary, College Station!