Rice Cemetery will be hosting the 43rd annual meeting Saturday, October 20th, at TX36 to CR241 in Cameron. Bring a covered dish meal to share as well as lawn chairs to sit on. If you have any questions, call, 254-697-5269 or 254-697-1095.
The Texas Czech Heritage & Cultural Center is proud to present The Legacy of the Vrazels’ Polka Band at the Muzky, Muziky, the finale to the Heritage Fest & Muzky on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The performance will begin at 7PM in the Sanford Schmid Amphitheater followed by a huge fireworks show to close the festival. This award-winning band was established in 1953! Learn more by visiting our website, on the Events page!
Bobby Flores and the Yellow ROse Band returns to the Cameron VFW Saturday. This traditional country and western swing concert will have a start time of 8:30PM at the Cameron VFW. Flores is a 3-time Grammy Award winner. Tickets are $15 BYOB. Beer, food, and set up`s are available. For reservations call 254-295-6222.
Roxli Doss, 10 year old grand daughter of James & Denice Doss and daughter of Scott and Gena Doss, was recently diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. This benefit is to help her family with catastrophic medical expenses. The benefit will be from 11AM until 6PM on Sunday, October 28th at the Rockdale KC Hall. BBQ plates of brisket, sausage, and fixin's will be sold starting at 11AM. There will also be a rolling silent auction, a live auction, washer tourney, jewelry go-fish, and live music from the Community in Concert Band. If you would like to donate auction items, call 512-429-1443 or 512-446-2111. If you would like to donate food, call 512-760-5590. You can also make monetary donations to Roxli Doss account at Citizens National Bank. To be an event volunteer, call 512-760-0239 or 512-760-6217.
Holy Ground Baptist Church in Cameron will be having their 15th Church and Pastoral Anniversary for Pastor Basilio and Lisa Montez, Sunday, October 23rd, at Holy Ground Baptist Church, starting at 3PM. Guest speaker is Mike Zapata. Fellowship and dinner will follow in the church annex.
There will be a turkey and dressing dinner Sunday, October 28th, at the Sts. Cyril & Methodius Parish Hall in Granger. Serving starts at 11AM with takeout available. This event is a meal only, with bingo to start at 2PM. The meal is $10 for adults and $5 for kids. This event is sponsored by the KJZT St. Helen's Society #18. Musical entertainment by Ronnie Steffek and his accordion from 11AM-12:30PM.
The Cameron Chamber of Commerce will host a Trunk or Treat in the Downtown Square in Cameron on October 31st from 6-7PM. Members may decorate their vehicles trunk or tailgate, load it up with candy to hand out to the children. The chamber asks that you have a sign for your business or organization and have name tags for the individuals handing out candy. All candy must be wrapped and sealed. There will be a Best Decorated Trunk and Best Costume Contest that evening in the square. Categories for Best Costume are: Children 0-3, 4-6, 7-10, and 12 & up; Best Group Costumes 3 or more, and Best Trunk will be awarded a plaque. Members, who would like to participate contact the Chamber of Commerce to sign up at 254-697-4979.
There will be a Christmas Cottage and Craft Fair Friday, November 2nd, from 9AM-1PM at Bea's Kitchen, brought to you by the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension. Lunch items are available to purchase at this one-stop holiday shopping experience. The Christmas cottage provides you an opportunity to shop for holiday gifts, decorations, or to get new ideas. Admission is free. Door prizes from 12-1PM. If you would like to be a vendor call the Milam County Extension Office.
There will be a Workforce Readiness Conference on November 2nd from 7:30-11:30AM at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor. Registration and breakfast begins at 7AM. Mark your calendar to join business, education, and community leaders to work toward bridging the gap between education and workforce.
The Texas A&M agrilife Extension Offices of Milam County present the Christmas Cottage and Craft Fair, Friday, November 2nd, from 9AM-1PM at Bea's Kitchen in Cameron. This is an opportunity to shop for holiday gifts and decorations. Doors open at 9AM and lunch will be available at 11AM, with door prizes given away from 12-1PM. Vendors are needed so if you are a crafter looking for a a place to show your talents call 697-7045. Booth space is limited.
GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays is a helpful, encouraging seminar for people facing the holidays after a loved one’s death. The seminar will be November 3rd from 10AM-12:30PM at Meadowbrook Baptist Church in Rockdale. The cost is $5. Child care is not available. The seminar features video interviews, practical suggestions, and reassurance. Those who attend will receive a Survival Guide filled with practical tips, encouraging words, journaling ideas, and exercises for daily help through the holiday season. For more information call Lisa Todd at 512-567-1956.
Milano Alumni/Exes Association is sponsoring a Beef Stew Supper from 5-8PM November 9th in the Milano Elementary cafeteria. Beef Stew, Corn Bread, Tea/Coffee and Dessert will be $4 for ages 3 to 11 and $7 for ages 12 and up. All proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to help fund scholarships for graduating Milano High School Seniors Class of 2019. For more information call: (512) 429-0335.
The City of Rosebud will be having a free trash dump sponsored by the City of Rosebud Saturday, November 3rd, from 9AM-noon at the City Dump Site, located on CR351. Trash, batteries, appliances, and brush will be accepted. Items not accepted include chemicals, hazardous waste, tires, and roofing materials. For questions call 254-583-7926.
The American Legion Edwin Hardy Post 9 annual Veterans Day breakfast will be 6-10AM Sunday, November 11th at the Legion Hut at Ledbetter Park. Plates are $8 for adults and $4 for over 5. Kids under 5 will eat free. Get tickets at CamTex Hardware, Main Printing, or at the door. The Ladies Auxiliary will also host a raffle.
On Going Events
Rosebud Senior Center is open from 9AM to Noon, Monday-Friday. We have games (Bingo, Dominoes, Cards, etc.) each day. Box meals are served with a one-day notice. If you live in town and need transportation, please call us and we'll send someone to pick you up and return you to your home. Please call 254-583-4745 for more information.
Camp Gladiator training with Rachel Kirk goes on every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at the Cameron Courthouse starting at 5AM. For more information Call 254-482-0385.
The Milam Regional Farmers Market will be held the 2nd and 4th Saturdays in March through November from 9am to 1pm at The Yards of Cameron. There will be fresh produce, meat, eggs, bread and other baked goodies along with artisans, mushroom logs, crafts, woodworking and much more. Falls County Recycling will also be available to take recycled goods. For more information contact 254-697-4970.
Karaoke will be held Friday at the Cameron VFW Post 2010. The Canteen will also be open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 645PM until .... Dart tourneys will be held every Wednesday and Friday. Alsdo accepting donations for the Scholarship Fund.
Fridays and Saturdays 7AM-Noon, there will be a Farmers Market at 2103 N. Travis in Cameron
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 6PM in 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. Upcoming meetings are Oct 10th, Nov 7th, Dec 12th, Jan 9th, Feb 13th, Mar 6th, Apr 10th, and May 8th.
Monthly Meetings of San Andres Masonic Lodge #170 AF&AM in Cameron, located at 106 West 6th Street, will meet the 2nd Thursday of each month. A meal is at 6:30PM, with the meeting to follow.
Defensive Driving/Ticket Dismissal classes are available the 2nd Saturday of every month in Milano from 8:30AM-3PM. For class dates, Text or call: 254-760-6110, or send an e-mail to: HarrisEdSvc@yahoo.com for more informatio. Pre-register is required. You can save up to 10% on your vehicle insurance by taking a class!
Every Thursday 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.
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.
Crafting Galore will meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, from 12:30-4PM roughly at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center located at 111 N Travis in Cameron. This is a community group for all Handcrafters. If you're working on a project, competed 1 and want to share it, or just looking for ideas or instruction, this is the group for you. Use the side door and bring a small snack to share. Coffee and tea are available.