VFW TO HOST 9/11 OBSERVANCE

The Heart of Texas VFW Post & Auxiliary will again host a 9/11 Observance and First Responder Breakfast at the VFW Post at 2300 Stephen F. Austin on Wednesday, Sept. 11. The breakfast is from 6 to 8 a.m. with the 9/11 observance at 7 a.m.

 

BEREAVED PARENTS GROUP MEETS SEPT. 17

The Bereaved Parents Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the Adams Street Community Center, 511 E Adams St. in Brownwood. This month we are Excited to have Kathy Crowder speak to the group. We urge everyone to come receiving a blessing from Kathy. These meetings are open to all family members who are affected by the death of a loved one. For further information contact La Freda Kilburn at (325) 998-1567.

 

CENTER FOR LIFE RESOURCES 5K RUN SEPT. 28

The Center for Life Resources 2019 Relay 5th Annual 5K race will be Saturday, Sept. 28 at Riverside Park in Brownwood. The entry fee is $30 for ages 13 and over, and $15 for 12 and under. The fee includes admission to the race, race timing chips and a T-shirt. Entries must be received by Sept. 13 to receive a T-shirt. Runners and walkers of all fitness levels are welcome. Sign up at www.runsignup.com or come by the center at 408 Mulberry in Brownwood to register and pay in person.

 

CASA 101 INFORMATION SESSION OCT. 1

The CASA 101 information session will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 901 Avenue B (Community Connections of Central Texas building, corner of Austin Avenue and Avenue B). This information session is a place to learn more and ask questions about CASA in the Heart of Texas, get more detail about what a Court Appointed Special Advocate does, eligibility requirements, traits needed, training provided, time commitments, and application and screening process. We'll also address other ways to help if one is not able to be an advocate at this time. Please come…and bring a friend. Let us know you’re coming if possible by calling office at 325-643-2557 or emailing Joanne@casahot.org. See www.casabrownwood.org for additional information or to complete an application.

 

HEART OF TEXAS JAYCEES UNDER THE STARS OCT. 12

The Heart of Texas Jaycees will hold its Under the Stars event at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 at The Hideout. For tickets, contact Barbie Chapman at The Hideout of Charity Adams at community@txjc.org.

 

CENTRAL TEXAS CATTLEWOMEN MEET OCT. 12

Calling all ladies of Brown, Eastland, Callahan, and Comanche counties! Please join us for our first official meeting of the 2019-2020 year. Central Texas CattleWomen is a chapter of the Texas CattleWomen in which we promote beef and the beef industry. Members are not required to own cattle, simply having a passion for the beef industry is all you need. Our next meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 at the Central Texas Farm Credit building in Early.

 

BRMC SEEKS VOLUNTEERS

Do you seek opportunities to help others? Do you have a loving and giving heart? If so, you are needed! Brownwood Regional Medical Center Volunteers are looking for both men and women to assist patients and families in seven different areas of the hospital. You would then be trained in any area you choose. If you are interest in becoming a Volunteer, please call Andrea Lee, 325-649-3392.