1 EVENT TO MARK ON YOUR CALENDAR
The BCS Classic — Family Fitness Faith Festival is Saturday at the Thomas G. Hildebrand Equine Complex at Texas A&M University from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. There will be activities for all ages, speakers including Rich Froning, a kids’ zone with an obstacle course and more. Tickets are $25. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/bcs-classic-family-fitness-faith-festival-tickets-66070772459.
Harvest Maroon Festival, 6 p.m. Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater. Featuring the Randy Rogers Band, Chris Colston and Flatland Cavalry. Tickets in advance are $22.50. For more information, visit www.harvestmaroonfest.com/.
Downtown Bryan First Friday, 5 to 10 p.m. Featuring live music, art, information booths, food trucks, a car seat giveaway, belly dancing, a magic show and shopping. The free, family-friendly event will also have performances by the Bryan High School Marching Band, Zack Walther Band at the Grand Stafford Theater, Brian Turner Band at the Astin Mansion Event Center and more. www.downtownbryan.com/event/september-2019-first-friday/.
Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church stained glass tours, 6 to 7 p.m. 217 W. 26th St., Bryan. Also, at 7 p.m., listen to Alan Strong play musical selections on the 45-rank organ. Strong is retiring as Saint Andrew’s director of music after 27 years on staff.
Fiestas Patrias Mexicanas Cultural Day, 6 to 9 p.m. The Palace Theater, 105 Main St., Bryan. The event will have live music with the Mariachi Origen y Tradicion and the Compania Folklorica Mexico Lindo band. The 2019 Court Candidates will be presented. The event is in preparation for the annual Festival & Parade happening Sept. 15 in Downtown Bryan. www.fiestaspatrias.org/events.html.
Brazos Bluebonnet Quilt Show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Brazos Center. More than 120 quilts will be displayed. The show includes vendor booths, raffle baskets, gift boutique and scissor sharpening. $10. Children 12 and younger enter for free. www.bbqg.org/bbqgquiltshow.html.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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. 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.). email@example.com or 220-7002.