1 EVENT TO MARK ON YOUR CALENDAR

The Brazos Heritage Society is hosting Old Fashioned Fourth of July in the Park from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Heritage Park, 600 S. Hutchins St., Bryan. The free community event features a flag raising ceremony, a children’s parade, refreshments, exhibitor booths and music. For more information, visit www.brazosheritage.org/4th-of-july-in-heritage-park-2019.


FRIDAY

EVENTS

Free Film Friday, 1:30 p.m. The Queen. The movie screening will be Home — a 2015 animated film. For more information, visit www.queenbryantx.com.

Downtown Bryan Summer Sunset Series features Texas 105 Band, 8 p.m. Palace Theater. The free concert is presented by KBTX. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. www.downtownbryan.com/event/2019-summer-sunset-series/.

Hudson Creek Alzheimer’s Special Care Center presents an Antique Father’s Day Car, 10 a.m. 3850 Coppercrest Drive. The cars are provided by the Bluebonnet Streetrodders.

CLUBS

Brazos County Senior Citizens Association: Dominoes,9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; quilting/crafting, 9:30 a.m.; potluck luncheon, noon; progressive bridge, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. 1402 Bristol St., Bryan. Visitors welcome. 822-6873.

Star Duplicate Bridge Club, 9:15 a.m. Pebble Creek Country Club. For partnerships, call ahead 703-1769.

Friday Bridge, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Southwood Community Center, 1520 Rock Prairie Road. Join other seniors. No partners needed. kpeterson@cstx.gov or 764-6371.

Hot lunch for seniors, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Lincoln Recreation Center. 764-3779.

Friday Night Jam Session, 6 to 10 p.m. VFW Post 4006. Everyone is welcome. Admission is free.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Line dancing, 10:30 a.m., Southwood Community Center. Join other adults 55 and older as they line dance to the hottest tunes for a low-impact aerobic workout. Call 764-6351, email kpeterson@cstx.gov or visit cstx.gov/seniors.

Sit & Fit, noon. Southwood Community Center. A gentle exercise that features fat-burning aerobics and weight lifting using a chair for support. For ages 55 and older with a membership. cstx.gov/seniors.

Forevercise, 1:30 to 3 p.m., Southwood Community Center. An exercise class for adults 55 and older. Class offers individuals healthy lifestyle practices and exercise. Call 764-6351, email kpeterson@cstx.gov.

Mixed Martial Arts & Self Defense for Seniors, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Southwood Community Center. This beginner’s class focuses on Taekwondo and Jujitsu principles. Wear loose clothing, tennis shoes or water shoes. cstx.gov/seniors.

Chair Yoga for Seniors, noon. Peaceful Winds Yoga. $10. www.peacefulwinds.com.

Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon. Lincoln Recreation Center. For ages 16 and up. $10 per season or $3 per day. Registration required. Runs through May 18. 764-3779.

Celebrate Recovery, 7 to 9 p.m., Crosspoint Church, 606 E. Evans St., Hearne. A faith-based recovery program for all of life’s hurts, habits and hang-ups (alcohol, drugs, codependency, food addictions, etc.). crosspointcr@gmail.com or 220-7002.


SATURDAY

EVENTS

New York Times bestselling science fiction author Martha Wells book signing, 2 p.m. Clara B. Mounce Public Library. Wells will talk about her books, including The Murderbot Diaries. www.bcslibrary.org/events/.

The Grimes County Courthouse 125th birthday party, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Downtown Anderson. Featuring a pancake breakfast, an antique car exhibit, guided tours of the courthouse, a history display inside the courtroom, a kids’ corner, hot dogs, and an ice cream social courtesy of Blue Bell Creameries. www.facebook.com/events/1379307695556711.

Dixie Chicken 45th birthday celebration, noon to 9 p.m. The party will have live music from Holly Beth, Sarah Green, The Gingos & Geoff Spahr, Roger Creager, William Beckman, Josh Grider and Drew Kennedy, Dalton Domino and Dub Miller. www.facebook.com/events/321252988769203.

Juneteenth Parade, 10 a.m. Kemp Elementary School, proceed along Martin Luther King Jr. Street and end at Sadie Thomas Park. The Celebration in the Park event will start at noon and end at 3 p.m. There will be free face painting, train rides, bounce houses and more for kids. The annual dance contest will start at 12:30 p.m. Local vendors will be on site.

Blues Fest, 6-10 p.m. Palace Theater in Downtown Bryan. Featuring a number of musical acts and performances.

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