South Brazos County Farmers Market, noon to 6 p.m. Parking lot of Scott & White Hospital, 700 Scott & White Blvd., Texas 6, College Station. Locally grown seasonal produce, honey, eggs, fresh ground whole corn meal and grits, pickles, grass-fed beef and pork and more. Details: 281-684-1372.

Meeting of the A&M Garden Club, 9:30 a.m. New Location: Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 Rio Grande Blvd., College Station. Mike Vidrine, master gardener, will talk on vegetable gardening. An educational minute on a horticulture topic and one on the benefits of being a garden club member will also be presented during the meeting. Guests welcome.


Brazos Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon. Downtown Bryan at Main and 21st streets. Enjoy Texas products grown and made by Texans, plants; organic meats and free-range eggs; baked goods; local honey, homemade jams, jellies and canned veggies; seasonal vegetables, crafts and more. Details:

A&M Garden Club celebrates Texas Arbor Day, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Richard Carter Park information center. Members are planting a Possumhaw tree and a Texas Persimmon tree in memory of Viola de la Garza and Carole Hopp, A&M Garden Club members who died this year. Their families, friends and the public is invited.


Brazos County Master Gardeners: Get Growing Series — “Gardening with Herbs for Flavor and Fragrance,” 6 p.m. Lick Creek Nature Center, 13600 Rock Prairie Road, College Station. This session opens the door to growing, savoring and appreciating many different herbs that can be grown anywhere. This free event is open to the public.


“Garden Success” radio show with Skip Richter, county extension agent — horticulture, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, noon to 1 p.m. Listen to Richter’s advice on gardening in the Brazos Valley on KAMU-FM 90.9. Call in garden questions at 979-845-5689 or email

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