PSA- Bull Bash in Beeville                                             end Feb 1st

There is a Bull Bash in Beeville February 1st  at BeeCountyExpoCenter.  Doors open at 6 pm, Bull riding starts at 7:30.  $10 adults, $5 for kids 12 and under.  Proceeds donated to Bee County Junior Livestock Association Scholarship Fund.  Pre-sale tickets available at Pantry stores in Beeville.

 

 PSA- Calallen Casino Night                                end Feb 1st

The calallen education foundation cordially invites you to attend the 3rd annual Casino Night Fundraiser. Enjoy a  silent auction, games, dinner, drinks and fun! Saturday February 1st from 6-11pmat the Corpus ChristiGreyhound Racetrack. Tickets can be purchased at the Calallen ISD Central Office 4205 Wildcat Drive. For more information call 242-5600

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American Legion Launching PTSD Campaign

Did you know that the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) estimates that upwards of 20 percent of veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are confronting post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? To help assist veterans and their families, The American Legion is launching a national awareness campaign to shine a spotlight on this issue. For more information visit  www.legion.org

Parks and Rec Summer Swim Season

Nothing says summer better than swimming in a pool to cool off and hang-out with friends and family! The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation invites everyone to dive in during its Summer Swim Season, May 23–August 9, 2015. General Swim is offered for all ages and skill levels. For more information, call the pool of your choice or 361-826-PLAY(7529). 

Head Start 2015

Nueces County Community Action Agency Birth to Five Head Start is currently accepting applications. The program is federally funded and serves Expectant Women and children that are 6 weeks through 5 years old. We care for the entire wellbeing of the child and the family by providing disability, education, nutrition, health, mental health and social services. There are no fees for any of our services. We are recruiting for classes beginning in August 2015.

Call 880-4141 ext for eligibility information applications are accepted at 4760 Old Brownsville Rd.

Botanical Gardens "True Koi Ponds"

Learn how to create the perfect Koi pond in your landscape at the ‘True Koi Ponds’ seminar with Aquaria Services’ Denise Housler, 10 a.m. to noon, June 13, at the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, 8545 S. Staples St.Included in general admission.  Members free!  Information, 361.852.2100.

Botanical Gardens "Texas Superstars"

Aransas/San Patricio Extension Agent Ginger Smith shares “Texas Superstars” plant selections-- picked for heat tolerance, disease resistance and landscape durability throughout the state--byTexas AgriLife Extension’s state horticulture program. The seminar is10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 6, at the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, 8545 S. Staples St., and includes color handouts.  Included in general admission.  Members free!  Information, 361.852.2100.

CC Parks and Rec High School Baseball League

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department will be offering its Summer 2015 High School Baseball League. This is a team concept league with the limit of 18 players per team. Boys (18 & Under Varsity Division) and (16 & Under JV/Freshmen Mix Division) are eligible to participate. The season will run from June 8 through the week of July 13, 2015. For more information visit www.ccparkandrec.com

'Splash Weekend' to celebrate Memorial Day and kick-off the summer! facebook.com/corpuschristiaquatics or visit www.ccparkandrec.com

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department invites everyone to kick-off their summer with its Splash Memorial Weekend! Saturday May 23rd-Monday May 25th. So grab your swimsuit and your sunscreen for some fun! For assistance or to request a reasonable accomodation, please call at least 48 hours in advance. For more information call 826-PLAY(7529). Follow Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Aquatics  on facebook at www.facebook.com/corpuschristiaquatics or visit www.ccparkandrec.com

Judgement House

Judgement House which provides an incredible oppurtunity to catch people's attention and bring about the reality that we all face one day, death.  Judegement house is seven scene interactive walk through drama presentation that lets the visitor experience first hand the question of what happens when we die. With each room, a unique yet tragic story will unfold. Shows run from October 12th through November 2nd. The experience takes apporximately one hour, and groups of 15-20 enter every 10 minutes. Reservations are not required but are recommendedm, and entry is free. For more information visit annaville.com, call (361) 241-9557, or email drama@annaville.com

College Savings

529 college savings plans are offered by states to provide easy and affordable ways to save for college. Saving is advance is a key part of preparing for higher education and avoiding high tudent loan debt. In addition, national studies show that students with savings are much more likely to attend and graduate from college students with no savings. For more information on how you can start saving visit collegesavings.org

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