The Milam County A & M Club will hold the annual Aggie Muster on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 44 Farms, CR 229, Cameron, TX. Muster will begin at 6:30 with a meal, followed by a focus on Milam County Aggies, past and present. Roll call for the absent will conclude the Muster. The meal, decorations, and auction items will be provided by the Milam County Aggie Mom's Club. All former students, parents of current students, and Class of 2015 newly accepted Aggies are encouraged to attend and participate in one of Texas A & M's most cherished traditions. Tickets are $12.00 and may be purchased from Muster Chairman Bonnie Tumlinson 254- 931-6871, Ideal poultry, Art Free at the Rockdale HS Ag. Bldg., 512-760-0510, Yoe High School Kiosk, or Thorndale High School office.
There will be a pulled pork sandwhich and bake sale fundraiser April 25th in the Rockdale WalMart parking lot. The sale starts at 10AM, with sandwhiches sold at 11AM. Proceeds benefit Christian Motorcycle Association Run for the Son.
Milano Lodge #605 AF&AM invites you to their 15th annual 18-hole Golf Tourney to benefit their college scholarship fund. The tournament will be at Cameron Country Club on April 25th, with tee time at 9AM. USGA rules apply. Entry fee is $40 per person. For info, call 512-455-7915, 512-446-5450, or 512-567-2038
The Barclay Community Center annual fundraiser dinner will be April 26th from 11AM until sold out. Plates of BBQ tri-tips with famous Westphalia noodles will be sold.
There will be a Mother-Son Dace on Monday, April 27th from 6-8PM at Yoe High Cafeteria. Mothers, grandmothers, aunts, or anyone with a special little boy in PreK to 5th grade are invited to create memories with an evening of music, dancing, and refreshments. A photographer will be on hand to capture the event. Pre-sale tickets are $15 per couple. Tickets at the door are $20 per couple.
The Rockdale Chamber along with the Sheriff’s Combined Auto Theft Task Force (SCATTF) will be conducting a VIN etching on April 29th here at the Chamber from 10am - 2-pm. This is a free service for all chamber members and a $5 fee for all non-members which will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House.
The Cameron Yoe FFA Booster Club members are selling tickets for a gun raffle. The drawing will be on April 20, 2015. Winner need not be present. Monies raised will be used for senior scholarships. Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. If you are interested in purchasing tickets, please contact David Kostroun (512)809-8946, Christy Baldwin (254)605-0350, Franci Denio at Denio’s Furniture, or Gary Vrazel at Coufal-Prater. Thanks for your support.
The Hispanic Samaritan Organization is holding its annual Imelda Villalon Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser. They are offering raffle tickets for a Gift Card Bonanza, with prizes up to $300. Tickets are on sale at various area businesses. The drawing will be in May. For info, call 254-627-9032.
On Going Events
Join the Cameron Library for Books to Grow On Story Time, Wednesdays at 10:30AM.
The Cameron Volunteer Fire Department is now accepting applications for membership in the department. No prior fire service qualifications are needed. Applicants must be 18 years of age, no criminal history, have a drivers license, a vehicle to respond with, live within a few miles of Cameron, and most of all be able to repond to fires and attend meetings and drills each Monday. For more info, contact any firefighter or stop by the fire station, or call 697-4702.
The Yoemen Band Booster Club meets every 2nd Monday at the Yoe High Band Hall which is next to the Performing Arts Center (PAC). The public is welcome. Memberships are also available for $10 per person or $20 per family. With a membership you will receive a yard sign to show your support the Yoe Band.
American Legion Riders are looking for Veterans that are motorcycle riders. The chapter will be out of Post 9 in Cameron. For info, call 254-605-0601
Defensive Driving/Ticket Dismissal classes are available the 2nd Saturday of every month in Cameron, Milano or Rockdale. For class dates, Text or call: 254-760-6110, or send an e-mail to: HarrisEdSvc@yahoo.com for more information. Pre-register is required. You can save up to 10% on your vehicle insurance by taking a class! usa
A Farmer's Market will be held on Tuesdays @ the Busy Bea parking lot from 9AM-1PM. Any local growers invited to participate on Tuesdays. Call Becky for info - 446-7774 or 760-0074
1st and 3rd Saturdays senior citizens Milano Playboys free music in Christman between Milano and Caldwell.
Every Thursday and and 3rd saturday, Jimmie Maze and the Milano Playboys perform at Chriesman Community Center, from 7-9PM.
Milano Jamboree will be held the last Saturday of every month at 7PM in the Milano Senior Citizens Center.
Blessings from GOD food Pantry will distribute food to citizens on the first and third tuesday of each month. The first Tuesday, hours are 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and the third Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Enrollment for GED classes is getting underway. Classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8PM. ESL classes will also be held. ESL classes will be Tuesday and Thursday from 4-6PM. Cost of the classes is free. If you would like to enroll or would like more info, contact Karen at 593-3011 or 593-2744.
Adult ESL classes have resumed at Ben Milam Elementary. Classes are taught on Monday and Wednesday evening from 4:30-6:00. Please come to improve your English speaking and writing skills.
Cameron ISD is asking citizens over 65 years old that dont have a Senior Yoeman Club Card and want one, call 697-3512 to make arrangements for taking their picture and obtaining a card. The Senior Yoeman Card will allow you to come to any Cameron ISD sponsored extra-curricular event free of charge. For questions or information, call 697-3512.
Are you 55 years or older & in search of a job in the Cameron area? Put Experience Works to work helping you. We are a National non-profit organization that provides training and job placement services for older workers. We provide paid work experience through collaboration with community service agencies in the your area. Put your experience to work today by calling 1-800-460-8801 ext. 2003 TODAY!
Standards of Care will be at Bea's Kitchen, at 101 East Main Street, at 10:30am on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month for free blood sugar and blood pressure checks.