Cleaner & Greener Huntsville.

The City of Huntsville’s Solid Waste Division will host another quarterly Cleaner & Greener FREE community-wide cleanup December 9th through 14th. The city will provide 4 large roll-off dumpsters in each ward. This community-wide event will allow residents to easily access these larger trash containers at no cost. Dumpster locations are the jury overflow parking…read more »


Photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus

The Crabbs Prairie Ladies Auxiliary of the Crabbs Prairie VFD is hosting a Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus event on Tuesday, December 10th from 6-8pm at the Fire Department located at 28 FM 1696 West. Photos will be $10 and additional photos will be $3, and there will also be hot chocolate and cookies.…read more »

Small Business Breakfast

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will host their monthly “Small Business Breakfast” celebration on Thursday, December 12th at 7:30am. As always, the breakfast is being held at the Farmhouse Cafe in Midway Plaza on University Avenue. Cost is $8 for chamber members – $10 for potential members. For more information contact the chamber at (936) more »

Paint an Ornament at The Wynne Home

You’re invited to take part in a holiday season activity being offered at no cost by the Wynne Home Arts & Visitors Center. Go and paint an ornament to place on your Christmas tree, and this event is taking place daily, December 10th through December 13th from 4-5:30pm. There will be 12 ornaments to choose…read more »

Christmas Open House in New Waverly

The New Waverly Public Library invites you to their Christmas Open House on Thursday, December 12th from 5-7pm. By the Book Quartet will be providing musical entertainment and Hot Cocoa, Coffee, Wassail and cookies will be served, and Santa will be making an appearance as well, and everyone is welcome to attend. For more information contact…read more »

Adopt A Family through SAAFE House

You can help families in need this holiday season by Adopting a Family  through SAAFE House’s annual holiday program. Items being sought include new clothing, household items, educational items, new toys and more. All you need to do to take part is contact SAAFE House and sign-up to sponsor a family; you’ll be given a…read more »

See Santa at Big Sam!

Santa Claus is coming to see Big Sam and he’s bringing his workshop with him! Be sure to stop by on December 14th from 11am-4pm and have some fun in Santa’s Workshop making arts and crafts and making s’mores in the park with Huntsville Fire Department, and enjoy some hot cocoa and a Christmas cookie…read more »

Give the Gift of Life

You have an opportunity to give the gift of life as the Huntsville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary – along with area churches – will be hosting a blood drive on Saturday, December 14th from 8am-2:30pm. More than 1,000 units of blood are needed daily in our region, so donating is important. This collection event will be…read more »

Parade of Playhouses

CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, and Trinity Counties is a proud host of Parade of Playhouses, presenting imaginative children’s playhouses to benefit abused and neglected children. Generous architects, builders, organizations, corporations and individuals have made the Parade of Playhouses possible again this year.  There is a change to this years program – instead of putting…read more »

Cocoa with CASA

You’re invited to the annual Cocoa with CASA event! Come and celebrate another great year at CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties. This great event will be on Tuesday, December 17th, starting at 5pm as CASA wraps up their yearly Parade of Playhouses fundraiser with a raffle drawing; they’ll also have hot cocoa…read more »