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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

DATE EVENT LOCATION
April 26 Spring Dance Southwood Community Center
April 28 Parks Summer Open House Lincoln Recreation Center
May 5 Cinco De Mayo Celebration Lincoln Recreation Center
May 5 Starlight Music Series Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater
May 9 Seniors Expo Brazos County Expo Center
May 11 Mother's Day Hat Tea & Mini Fashion Show Lincoln Recreation Center
May 19 Starlight Music Series Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater
June 2 Starlight Music Series Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater
June 9 Starlight Music Series Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater
June 14 Juneteenth Freedom Walk              Lincoln Recreation Center
June 15 Father's Day Fish Fry Lincoln Recreation Center
June 15 Summer Dance Southwood Community Center
June 28 Summer Dance Southwood Community Center
June 19 Praises at the Pavilion Lincoln Recreation Center
July 5 Ice Cream Social with CS Fire Department  Southwood Community Center
July 19 Summer Dance Lincoln Recreation Center
Aug. 9 Watermelon Social with CS Police Department Southwood Community Center
Aug. 21 Senior Citizen Day Lincoln Recreation Center
Aug. 29 Casino Day The Brazos Center
Aug. 30 Summer Dance Southwood Community Center


EVENT DETAILS

SPRING DANCES • APRIL 26
Enjoy an evening of dancing with a live DJ, door prizes and light refreshments.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu. • 7-9 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

PARKS SUMMER OPEN HOUSE  APRIL 28
You're invited to learn about the College Station Parks and Recreation Department's youth summer camps, senior programs, special events, employment opportunities, aquatic programs, athletic leagues, library activities and more! Light refreshments will be served. On-site registration, including for youth camps and swim lessons, will also be available.

All Ages • Free • Sat. • April 28 • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

CINCO DE MAYO CELEBRATION  MAY 5
Join us as we commemorate Mexican culture! There will be food trucks, live entertainment, and prizes! Interested in becoming a vendor? Click here.

All Ages • Free • Sat. • May 5 • 12-2 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

STARLIGHT MUSIC SERIES
Get ready to load up your coolers, blankets and lawn chairs for free entertainment during the City of College Station's Starlight Music Series at Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater.

May 5: Bri Bagwell, with guest Reagan Quinn
May 19: Infinite Journey, with guest Cherry Bomb
June 2: Hotel California
June 9: Cupid & the Dance Party Express, with guest Mi'chel Rose & Zydeco Players

Admission is free! Gates open at 6 p.m. and the concerts begin at 7. Guests may bring their own refreshments. Coolers must be 48 quarts or smaller. Glass containers, kegs, and pets are not allowed. Concessions will be available for purchase. Free parking is available at Post Oak Mall, and handicap parking will be located off of Colgate Drive. For more information, visit cstx.gov/starlight or call 979.764.3486.

SENIORS EXPO • MAY 9

This free event showcases senior-friendly businesses, organizations and activities in the Brazos Valley. For more details, call 979.764.6351 or email kpeterson@cstx.gov.

All Ages • Free • Wed.  • 9 a.m.-2 p.m. • Brazos County Expo Center • 5827 Leonard Rd. in Bryan

MOTHER’S DAY HAT TEA & MINI FASHION SHOW  REGISTER BY MAY 5
You’re invited to join us for a special celebration to honor mothers. Come dressed in your favorite hat to enjoy tea, light refreshments, mini fashion show and door prizes. Register by calling 979.764.3779.

Ages 50+ • Free • Fri. • May 11 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

SUMMER DANCES  MAY 24, JUNE 28, JULY 19 & AUG. 30 
Enjoy an evening of dancing with a live DJ, door prizes and light refreshments.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu. • 7-9 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

FATHER’S DAY FISH FRY  REGISTER BY JUNE 7
We will honor our fathers with a fish fry! Register by calling 979.764.3779.

Ages 50+ • Free • Fri. • June 15 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

JUNETEENTH FREEDOM WALK  JUNE 14
Celebrate Juneteenth, 2.2 mile legacy walk to George Bush Library and Museum, observing the uniquely Texas Holiday, which commemorates an official jubilee and ending of slavery in Texas, June 19, 1865. Storytelling will immediately following the walk.

All Ages • Free • Thu. • 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  • Lincoln Recreation Center

PRAISES AT THE PAVILION  JUNE 19
Join us at the Lincoln Recreation Center's W.A. Tarrow Pavilion for an evening of celebration through songs and dance.  Area spiritual groups, churches, soloists and praise teams will give musical interpretations signifying Juneteenth, a day of Jubilee and freedom.

All Ages • Free • Tue. • 6:30-8:30 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center 

ICE CREAM SOCIAL WITH CS FIRE DEPARTMENT  JULY 5
Cool off with a free ice cream sundae and learn important safety tips from the College Station Fire Department.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu.  • 2-3 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

WATERMELON SOCIAL WITH CS POLICE DEPARTMENT  AUG. 9
The College Station Police Department’s Community Enhancement Unit will share safety tips and awareness of the latest scams targeting the senior adult population.

Ages 55+ • Free • Thu. • 2-3 p.m. • Southwood Community Center

SENIOR CITIZENS DAY  AUG. 21
National Senior Citizens Day recognizes contributions senior citizens make in communities. Join us as we celebrate our local citizens’ contributions while enjoying light refreshments.

Ages 50+ • Free • Tue. • 10 a.m.-1 p.m. • Lincoln Recreation Center

CASINO DAY  AUG. 29
You are invited to enjoy games and lunch with friends. Registration required, call 979.575.2264 or email outreach696@comfortkeepers.com. Free admission!

Ages 55+ • Free • Wed. • Aug. 29 • 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Brazos Center • 3232 Briarcrest Dr. in Bryan


MORE INFORMATION: 979.764.3486 
For more information, call 979.764.3486, email parks@cstx.gov or visit the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park Office, located at 1000 Krenek Tap Road in College Station.

Last updated: 4/25/2018 2:26:09 PM