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Brownwood Bulletin

Friday

Woofstock, a street dance on Anderson Street between Main and Center in downtown Brownwood to benefit the Corinne T. Smith Animal Center, will be from 6 p.m. to midnight. Music will be by The Remedy. Admission is $15 or two for $25, free admission for kids under 8. Local vendors and food trucks will be present. Events include a costume contest from the '60s, '70s or '80s. All proceeds go to the animal center. 

Brown County Republican Women’s Club will hold their August meeting at 11:30 a.m. at the Brownwood Country Club. Aaron Reitz, Texas’s Deputy Attorney General for Legal Strategy under AG Ken Paxton, will be guest speaker. Reitz will speak about voter integrity and the border crisis. You do not have to be a member to attend.  Cost of the luncheon is $15 per person to be paid at the door.

Please RSVP if you will be attending by Wednesday, August 11th to Cheryl Jones:  Cell – 325-642-9465 ~ Email – cajones814@hotmail.com

New Hope Clubhouse in Brownwood is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our doors are open to any adult whose life has been interrupted by mental illness. Come visit us at 2911 Avenue E (Brownwood Community Church) and look for our sign. Call 325-998-8725 or visit our website  www.centraltxclubhouse.com  for more information.

The Brown County Republican Women’s Club’s monthly meeting will be at 11:30 a.m. at the Brownwood Country Club.

The Lost and Found Group of Narcotics Anonymous of Brownwood meets at 7 p.m. on Fridays at 700 Main Street.

Grand Starz Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Fridays. Sponsored by Brown County Toys for Kids and Rustic Moon Lodge.

The Good Samaritan clothing room and food pantry are open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 305 Clark Street.

Brownwood Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 8 to 9 p.m. daily at 700 E. Baker Street. Call (325) 646-5842 for information.

The Browntowner Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 a.m., noon, and at 6:30 p.m. at 502 W. Austin Avenue. For information, call (325) 646-4144.

New Way Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. daily at 602 W. Commerce Street.

AARP Foundation Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) provides paid training for employment to individuals aged 55 and older. We pay you to learn new or enhance existing skills in order to obtain a job. Contact information for interested individuals:  vkenney@aarp.org  (210) 223-8900 or  jarriaga837@aarpfdnscsep.org  (325) 271-8970

Saturday

Second Saturday Singing. 6:30 to 8:00 pm.  Acapella welcome.  Instruments welcome. Tapes, CDs, groups or individuals welcome. Gospel, country, blue grass are ALL WELCOME. An informal time to relax and sing praises and hymns. NorthRidge Baptist Church building.  4875 Hwy 183 N. Early, Texas. 

Everyone is welcome at the First United Methodist Church of Early for a time of silent prayer from 5-6 p.m, followed by the word and music from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

The City of Early Beautification Commission will be hosting a one day recycling event every second Saturday of the month. Recycle bins will be set up from 8 a.m. to noon at Early City Hall. The public is encouraged to bring newspapers/ magazines, plastic containers (number No. 1 only, mostly water bottles), white office paper- shredded or not, and aluminum cans. Recyclable items will not be accepted after noon.

Visit or volunteer at the Brownwood Area Community Garden from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. any second or fourth Saturday. The garden is at 1514 Dublin Street, inside the Brownwood Housing Authority Park Homes, and behind the CTO building. For more information, call (325) 641-9029.

The Brownwood Amateur Radio Club holds radio exams at 10 a.m. on the second Saturday of each month at the Early Community Center on 419 Garmon Drive. For more information, call Allen Griffith at (325) 9986535 or visit www.k5bwd.org for information about club events.

Buster’s Concho, Colorado and Brazos Valley Railroad, the 7 1/2-inch gauge ridable mini-train at the Martin and Frances Lehnis Train Museum, will be hauling passengers from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Passengers will be charged admission to get into the museum and there is an additional $2 charge for a ticket to ride the 7 1/2-inch gauge.

The Browntowner Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 a.m., noon, and at 6:30 p.m. at 502 W. Austin Avenue. For information, call (325) 646-4144.

Most Excellent Way meetings are held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturdays at 1001 Belle Plain. Anyone bound by addiction of any kind is eligible for free help.