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

Your informative guide to our 20 captivating, diverse – and loads of fun! – summer youth camps

Your informative guide to our 20 captivating, diverse – and loads of fun! – summer youth camps

The Parks and Recreation Department offers 20 captivating and diverse summer camps for kids ages 3-15. Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure, interactive science, or active play, we have it all. New this year is an adaptive camp with activities adapted for each person. Our goal is to create exciting experiences through supervised, structured recreation in a safe and welcoming environment. Continue reading Your informative guide to our 20 captivating, diverse – and loads of fun! – summer youth camps

Popular Starlight Music Series enters its third decade with 5 dazzling shows at Wolf Pen Creek

Popular Starlight Music Series enters its third decade with 5 dazzling shows at Wolf Pen Creek

For two decades, the Starlight Music Series has attracted music lovers for free, family-friendly entertainment under the stars at the beautiful Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater. Starting April 23, the tradition continues with five Saturday concerts featuring classic rock, country, Tejano, and zydeco artists.
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Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend

Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend

The best way to explore the outdoors is with your best friend. But when your best friend is furry and has four legs, you need to find dog-friendly places. We have 54 parks with 1,791 beautiful acres to experience. That means you can explore a new park every week for an entire year! Continue reading Your handy guide to enjoying College Station’s dog-friendly parks with your furry best friend