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: College Station Medical Center, Executive Board Room, 4B-101 board room. Summer social potluck to kick off the new garden club year and announce upcoming activities. Bring a dish to share and talk gardening with fellow gardeners. Details/questions: 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:


Meeting of the Bryan/College Station Rose Society, noon. IHOP on Texas 6, Bryan. Discussion will focus on controlling pests on roses. 979-778-4252 for details. Public is invited.


“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


A&M Garden Club is accepting registrations through Sept. 1 for a wreath making workshop “Making Your Entrance Grand.” This botanical arts workshop will be Oct. 5 from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at the Benz School of Floral Design in the Texas A&M Horticulture Building. It will be followed by an optional lunch and a guided tour of the Leach Garden on A&M Campus. There is a fee to attend the workshop and optional lunch, and advanced registration for both is required. For more information, visit

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