BRAZOS VALLEY LATEST NEWS

January 28, 2014

“Monitor & Virginia: Ironclads at War” Exhibit

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History will host the upcoming exhibition: “Monitor & Virginia: Ironclads at War,” on display from January 30-May 3
January 22, 2014

Book Signing Party for New Cookbook by Veritas’ Chef Tai

Sarory Books recently announced the publication of The Veritas Cookbook: Cooking with Chef Tai. There will be a launch party and book-signing event February 6 from 6pm to 8pm at Veritas Wine Bar and Bistro in College Station. A limited number of VIP and general admission tickets are available for the event.
January 21, 2014

Free Turkish Language Classes

For anyone interested in learning Turkish, an orientation for the upcoming spring Turkish language courses will be held in the Memorial Student Center at Texas A&M University from 5:30pm to 6:40pm, Thursday, January 23.
January 21, 2014

Wednesday: Lick Creek Park Preservation Meeting

Do you love Lick Creek Park? Find out the City of College Station’s plans and vision for this hidden jewel in the Brazos Valley. The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History will host this free program in partnership with the Friends of Lick Creek Park on Wednesday, January 22 at 7pm.  
January 21, 2014

The Ten Tenors on Broadway Come to the Brazos Valley

Internationally acclaimed singing sensation, The Ten Tenors will perform their hugely anticipated, brand new show – “The Ten Tenors on Broadway” on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 28 & 29 in Rudder Auditorium at Texas A&M University.
January 21, 2014

Serendipitous Serenades

The next live performance of the Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra’s 32nd season will be Sunday, January 26 in Rudder Theatre.
January 21, 2014

Sassy Shoes Show-Off Selfless Side

Bright red, studded pumps with more sparkle than Dorothy’s slippers; strappy black stilettos; elaborately embroidered cowboy boots; lacey yellow sling-backs with a summery flair- Every kind of shoe imaginable could be seen at the Fifth Annual Sassy Shoe Social as ladies lined up to strut their stuff on the runway for a charitable cause.

January 21, 2014

White House Lecture Series: Debt Crisis Discussion

Alan K. Simpson, former U.S. senator from Wyoming, and Erskine B. Bowles, White House chief of staff under President Bill Clinton, will address the nation’s debt crisis at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University on January 29.
January 17, 2014

Young Ladies: Seminar for Success

The Young Ladies Success Seminar, a seminar designed to expose middle and high school-age girls to collegiate and career opportunities, will be held at Blinn College at the Bryan Campus Student Center on February 1.
January 14, 2014

Blinn Helped Single Mom Discover the Path to Higher Education

Angela Allison of College Station hopes to inspire others after defying the odds
January 9, 2014

First Lady Barbara Bush to Lead Reading Program

First Lady Barbara Bush will read excerpts from a book and answer students' questions at the Reading Discovery Distance Learning Program and Videoconference, January 14 from 10-11:15am, at the George Bush Presidential Library Center at Texas A&M University.
January 7, 2014

Robert Gates to Speak at Texas A&M

Robert M. Gates, former United States Secretary of Defense and former president of Texas A&M University, will speak at Texas A&M on January 21, drawing on his new book, “DUTY: Memoirs of a Secretary at War.”
January 7, 2014

Citizens University Now Accepting Applications

Applications are now being accepted to the Citizens University, Police Academy and Fire Academy. All programs are offered through the City of College Station.
January 7, 2014

“We’ll Be Right Back:” A Tribute to Ben Downs

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History will present “We’ll be Right Back:  a Tribute to Ben Downs” at the Miramont Country Club on Thursday, January 9, 2014. 
January 5, 2014

Ross King – Music From and For the Soul

Local Christian musician Ross King showcases years of hard work and God-given talents in the release of his newest album, ‘This Hope Will Guide Me’. King shares his inspiration for the new album.  “I think that the journey of grief and understanding of my father’s death in light of my beliefs inspired this album,” says King. “I feel like this journey was necessary for the grief process, and I wrote songs about it.”