1 EVENT TO MARK ON YOUR CALENDAR
The Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra presents Holiday Pops Concert on Saturday at 5 p.m. inside the Christ United Methodist Church, 4201 Texas 6 South in College Station. The performance includes holiday favorites with guest artists, including The Sanctuary Choir and Canticle, James Faith on the organ, Ringer of CUMC and the CSHS Varsity Women’s Choir. Tickets are $10 for children, $25 for adults. For more information, visit bvso.org.
Nutcracker Storytime Ballet, 5 p.m. Larry J. Ringer Library. Dancers from Ballet Brazos will interpret the traditional Christmas story of The Nutcracker. There will be two performances (one at 5:30 and one at 6:15). Free tickets will be handed out starting at 5 p.m. Admission is free. All ages are welcome. www.BalletBrazos.org.
Midtown Men perform “Holiday Hits,” 7:30 p.m. Rudder Auditorium. Stars from the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys perform favorite seasonal songs. Prices range from $24 to $55. For tickets, visit boxoffice.tamu.edu.
Bridge, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meyer Senior & Community Center. Beginners and experienced players are invited. No partner needed. For ages 55+.
Brazos County Senior Citizens Association: Bible study, 9:15 to 10 a.m. (alternating Wednesdays); bingo, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; dominoes, noon to 3:30 p.m. (call for info), 1402 Bristol St., Bryan. Visitors welcome. 822-6873.
BVAL Wednesday Painters, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hobby Lobby classroom. Organized by the Brazos Valley Art League. Anyone is invited to join us to do any artistic craft you choose. Stay for 30 minutes, an hour, or longer. Our members’ activities include painting, creating needle felt art, and drawings. Please join us.
Computer Club for Seniors, 9:30 a.m. Meyer Senior Community Center. Registration is not required. cstx.gov/seniors.
Hot lunch for seniors, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Lincoln Recreation Center. 764-3779.
Bryan Rotary Club, noon. Phillips Event Center. bryan-rotary.org.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Eat Well, MatureWell: Healthy Cooking, 9 a.m. MatureWell Lifestyle Center, 3989 N. Shore Drive, Bryan. Take your culinary skills to the next level as you learn to cook heart-healthy meals. 731-6126.
Making Moves with Diabetes, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Brazos County Health District. The focus is on diabetes as a disease, blood glucose monitoring and carbohydrate counting in daily meals, how to read and understand food labels, meal preparation, different types of oral and insulin diabetes medication, exercise habits to help prevent diabetes complications. Register at 731-1231.
Free Laughter Yoga Session, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Wellness Auditorium at the Med, 1602 Rock Prairie Road, Suite 4100, College Station. Come join the fun. No mats required, perfect for Seniors. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bryan Municipal Ladies Golf Association, 8:30 a.m., City Course at Phillips Event Center, Bryan. Lacreesha DeFoor, 704-1200.
Forevercise, 6 to 7 p.m. Brazos County Senior Citizens Association, 1402 Bristol St., Bryan. Class includes stretching, cardio, balance and strength building while listening to great music.
Pickleball, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Lincoln Recreation Center.
The Dance Experience, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Lincoln Recreation Center. For ages 17 and up. $5 per class.
The Noon Gratitude Al-Anon group, noon, A&M Church of Christ, 2475 Earl Rudder Freeway, College Station. The meeting is open to anyone affected by another’s use of alcohol. Call 589-2314 for more information.