Events

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New Waverly School Supply Collection Drive

The Teen Advisory Board of the New Waverly Public Library is hosting a Back to School Supply Drive until August 16, 2019. This collection drive is being held in conjunction with the 7th Annual Back to School Event that’s being held at the library on August 17th. Donations can be dropped off at the Library.…read more »

HISD New Student Registration Information

The Huntsville ISD welcomes New Student Registration on a daily basis. All new students must complete a paper enrollment packet and submit it with all required documentation; the packets are available online at the districts website. Also, the district will host a centralized new student registration event at Huntsville High School in the Library/Media Center…read more »

Luau Celebration in August

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center invites you to its “Luau Celebration” from 5-7pm on Saturday, August 3rd. This Hawaiian-themed party will feature games, crafts, prizes, treats & tropical drinks. Admission is free. The Wynne Home is located on 11th Street at Avenue “O”. For more information call (936) 291-5424.read more »

14th Annual School Supply Giveaway August 3

The 14th Annual “Community Praise Ministry School Supply Giveaway” is set for 10am-12 noon on Saturday, August 3rd at Huntsville High School on FM 2821. Parents of school-aged children can pick up all their students’ school supplies for the upcoming school year. Transportation & registration information will also be available. You’ll also be able to meet…read more »

Diva Night coming at end of August

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce invites all area women to their 10th annual Diva Night being presented by Wiesner of Huntsville. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! This year’s theme is “Rita’s and Senorita’s” with this annual event being held on Thursday, August 29th in the NEW LSC Ballroom on the SHSU campus. The evening…read more »

Willis ISD Student Registration

New Student Registration for students new to Willis ISD is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (7/23-7/25) of this week as well as Monday through Friday (7/29-8/2) of next week. Please visit the campus your child is zoned for any time during regular school hours to register. Specific information regarding registering your student in Willis ISD is…read more »

Back to School Carnival & Backpack Giveaway

On Sunday, August 11th from 12:30-2:30pm, Riverside Baptist Church will be having a Back to School Carnival and backpack giveaway. Students must pre-register in order to receive a backpack filled with school supplies. Register online at rbctx.org and click on the Back to School tab. Online registration will be open from July 29th-Aug 5th. You…read more »

BTS Flick and Float slated for August 16th

On Friday, August 16th, The City of Huntsville-Recreation Services will be hosting a Back To School Flick & Float! The movie for the evening will be Hotel Transylvania – Summer Vacation. Bring your floats and camping chairs out to the Huntsville Aquatic Center, and enjoy a back to school dive-in movie!! Admission into the pool…read more »

7th Annual BTS event in New Waverly

Coming up on Saturday, August 17th the Invest in the Youth Organization will be hosting the 7th Annual Back to School Event that will be held at the New Waverly Public Library from 4-7pm. This event will provide kids with some fun before returning back to school. There will be a Slime Making Station, Sack…read more »

Riverside Baptist Church Fundraiser

Riverside Baptist Church Women on Mission are holding a live auction and BBQ plate fundraiser to raise money for their Back to School Carnival and backpack giveaway. This fundraising activity will be on Sunday, July 28th at the church from 12-2pm. BBQ plate tickets are currently being pre-sold for $10. The Back to School Carnival…read more »

150th Anniversary Celebration at St. Joseph’s

St. Joseph’s in New Waverly is celebrating their 150th anniversary on Sunday, September 1st at the church with a day full of activities. Events for the day will start with a Bazaar! There will also be a live auction at 1pm – as well as a silent auction and games and a raffle; some of…read more »

Sittercise starting July 25th

Get fit while you sit with Sittercise! It’s an exercise program offered on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Huntsville Public Library in conjunction with Huntsville Memorial Hospital. The next program will be starting on Thursday, July 25th. Sittercise is designed to help those who are aging and/or dealing with…read more »

Story Time at Huntsville Public Library

Story Time is a fun early literacy program for kids 5 and under at the Huntsville Public Library. Join them for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts three times a week in the Staggs Community Room. The early literacy practices featured each week help build the foundation for a lifelong love of reading and learning.…read more »

Back-To-School Bash

The Sam Houston Statue along with the City of Huntsville and the Sam Houston Statue Visitors center will be hosting a Back-To-School Bash on Wednesday, August 7th, 9am-11:30am at the Walker County Storm Shelter. There will be games, bounce houses, popcorn, sno-cones, school supplies, free eye exams for the kids and more. Children must be…read more »

Annual clothing event from Church of Christ

The Huntsville Church of Christ is gearing up for their Annual event where the community can come get free clothing and a free meal. If you’d like to donate clothing, they’ll be accepting donations starting July 24th and will continue through 12 p.m. on August 2nd. Drop donations off at the Huntsville Church of Christ…read more »

Business After Hours July 25th

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will present their monthly “Business After Hours” celebration on Thursday, July 25th. This month’s great networking opportunity is being hosted by and taking place at Tune-up The Manly Salon located at 3011 SH 30 W, Suite 200B. For more information give us a call on the Team Dodge K-SAM listener line…read more »

SAAFEHouse fundraiser coming up

The 2nd Annual BBQ Brown Bag Lunch benefiting SAAFEHouse is coming up on Friday, July 26th, from 11am-1pm. All lunches come with a hearty shredded brisket sandwich with homemade sauce, chips, cookie and a drink, and they’re only $7. For orders of 5 or more, they’ll deliver within the Huntsville City limits, and there is…read more »

2nd SHSU Greek Life Bearkat Bolt 5K coming in October

Sam Houston State University students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to participate in the 2nd SHSU Greek Life Bearkat Bolt 5K on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Sponsored by the SHSU Greek Life Office, the run/walk will take place on the SHSU campus starting in the Bowers Football Stadium parking lot and finishes…read more »

Walker County Farmers Market

The Walker County Farmers Market, sponsored by the Walker County Agri-life Extension office, is proud to bring you locally grown produce and food products from Walker and surrounding counties every Wednesday and Saturday from 8am-12 noon – they’re set up in the North parking lot at West Hill Mall in Huntsville. Their vendors pride themselves…read more »

Grand Canyon Photographs

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum and the LEAP Center at SHSU are hosting the “Grand Canyon Photographs” exhibit by Mark Burns. The exhibit opens Tuesday, June 11 and it will be up through September 6, and there is going to be an opening reception on Thursday, June 13 from 5:30-7:00pm. The Museum will also have…read more »

Vendor registration for 45th FOTS

Vender registration for the 45th annual “Fair on the Square” from the Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce starts on July 1st. If you’re interested in being a vendor, or for more information, contact the chamber offices at (936) 285-8113.read more »

Christmas in July for CASA

Mark your calendars now for the Christmas in July BINGO Fundraiser benefitting CASA of Walker, San Jacinto & Trinity Counties. This fundraising event is presented by Wiesner of Huntsville, and it’s being held on Friday, July 19th at Magnolia Lake – doors will open at 6pm with the first game starting at 7pm. Limited tables…read more »

Huntsville Downtown Farmers Market

It’s that time once again for you to head to the Huntsville Downtown Farmers Market for fresh produce and artisan goods.  Happening every Saturday now through July from 8 a.m to Noon, on University Avenue between 11th and 12th Street.  Many downtown shops and eateries are also open during this time. Spend your summer Saturday…read more »

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Delbert McClinton at Dosey Doe

Delbert says “I saw a chart once in the book Folk Songs of North America— a map of the US with musical influences in color showing where they migrated. More colors came through Texas than anywhere.” He’s written hits for Tanya Tucker and Emmylou Harris and is in the Texas Heritage Songwriter’s Hall of Fame.…read more »

SHSU- Celebrating Champions

Save the date for the Bearkat Athletics “Celebrating Champions” event presented by Mickey Tiner ’69 / Texas Barge and Boat, Inc. The celebration is set for August 10 in the Lowman Student Center, Orange Ballroom on the university campus.  Tickets & sponsorship packages are now available. Individual tickets are priced at $200.  Sponsorship packages begin at $1,500. The…read more »