Events

Apr
20
Thu
2017
Angelina County Fair – April 18th – 22nd
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am
Presented by Brookshire Brothers
We pride ourselves on supporting the youth of Angelina County through supporting their projects. Students of the county raise, build or bake projects to showcase at the Fair in hopes of winning that prized position in the Auction on Saturday. We invite the community to come out to watch the students as they exhibit their projects for the judge. We encourage families to come out and enjoy the sites of the Fair. Not only will you see all the animals, ag mechanics and arts & crafts projects but you can take a tour through our barns learning about the everyday need of agriculture. This is a week at the Expo you don’t want to miss!!
George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin
For more info and fair schedule visit
www.angelinaexpocenter.com/p/acfhomepage
Veterans Stand Down
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am

The DETCOG Regional Housing Authority HUD-VASH event aims to provide Veterans with the housing and wraparound services they need to successfully exit homelessness.

The free Stand Down event will have government agencies, faith-based organizations, housing providers, nonprofit agencies, and local businesses that can connect homeless Veterans with permanent supportive housing.

Other services available will follow intensive case management; benefits eligibility screening, employment, legal assistance, and mental health services.

There will also be speakers informing on legislative changes, an attorney to address veteran benefits and discharge, a speaker addressing protecting one’s assets, free health checkups, vendors, and giveaways.

This event is open to all Veterans, family and friends.

Veterans are encouraged to bring their identification.
Pitser Garrison Convention Center in Lufkin

For more info contact
Veronica Thomas
1-800-256-6848.

Technology Class: Ancestry Library Edition
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ancestry Library Edition is open for ages 18 and up. Class size is limited. Please contact library Reference Desk or phone 936-630-0566 for more information or availability.

Kurth Memorial Library
706 S. Raguet St., Lufkin
www.cityoflufkin.com/library/

Pajama Story Time
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us as the wonderful volunteers from Junior Forum  entertain children and their families with stories, crafts and games!

Wear your favorite pajamas and bring your teddy bear!

All ages, no registration required.

Judy B. McDonald Public Library
1112 North St., Nacogdoches, TX
936-559-2970

The Pines Presents: Gary Morris
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm

Morris’ voice is the only instrument needed to move your heart and soul, and his vocal mastery can hold audiences mesmerized in total silence. Morris has recorded twelve albums producing sixteen Top 10 and five #1 hit singles, including Why Lady Why, The Love She Found in Me, Baby Bye Bye, 100% Chance of Rain, Leave Me Lonely, and Wind Beneath My Wings. In 1984, his original rendition of Wind Beneath My Wings won both the Country Music Association (CMA) and the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Song of the Year Award. In 1982, he was also named Billboard’s “Male Artist of the Year.”

The Pines Theater
113 S. 1st St., Lufkin
936-633-0359
www.thepines.visitlufkin.com/event.php?id=742

Apr
21
Fri
2017
Angelina County Fair – April 18th – 22nd
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am
Presented by Brookshire Brothers
We pride ourselves on supporting the youth of Angelina County through supporting their projects. Students of the county raise, build or bake projects to showcase at the Fair in hopes of winning that prized position in the Auction on Saturday. We invite the community to come out to watch the students as they exhibit their projects for the judge. We encourage families to come out and enjoy the sites of the Fair. Not only will you see all the animals, ag mechanics and arts & crafts projects but you can take a tour through our barns learning about the everyday need of agriculture. This is a week at the Expo you don’t want to miss!!
George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin
For more info and fair schedule visit
www.angelinaexpocenter.com/p/acfhomepage
Earth Day – Fun Friday at the Texas Forestry Museum
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Kids and their families are invited to
the Texas Forestry Museum to celebrate
Earth Day through fun crafts and activities.

FREE Admission!

The Texas Forestry Museum
1905 Atkinson Dr., Lufkin
936-632-9535

Swingin’ Axes & Aces Concert
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

These jazz bands will present a diverse program when they perform.

A highlight of the evening will be an appearance by New York recording artist and composer Jose Davilla, who will perform jazz trombone, euphonium and sousaphone with the Swingin’ Axes.

Concert will be held in the
Cole Concert Hall in the Wright Building at SFA.
2210 Alumni Dr, Nacogdoches, TX 75965

For tickets or more information
contact SFA Fine Arts Box Office
at 936-468-6407 or visit
www.finearts.sfasu.edu

Apr
22
Sat
2017
Angelina County Fair – April 18th – 22nd
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am
Presented by Brookshire Brothers
We pride ourselves on supporting the youth of Angelina County through supporting their projects. Students of the county raise, build or bake projects to showcase at the Fair in hopes of winning that prized position in the Auction on Saturday. We invite the community to come out to watch the students as they exhibit their projects for the judge. We encourage families to come out and enjoy the sites of the Fair. Not only will you see all the animals, ag mechanics and arts & crafts projects but you can take a tour through our barns learning about the everyday need of agriculture. This is a week at the Expo you don’t want to miss!!
George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin
For more info and fair schedule visit
www.angelinaexpocenter.com/p/acfhomepage
Heritage Festival
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am

Historic Art Displays
Cultural Food Vendors & Demos
Pinto Bean Cooking Contest
Classic Car Show
Live Musical Entertainment
Storytelling & Reenactments
and so much more!

Located in Historic
Downtown San Augustine

Puppy Adoption Event
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Salvation Animal Rescue, Pet Sense,
and others will be joining together to
help rescue dogs find their forever home!

Come and meet your new best friend.
We will have free balloons, dog treats, and more.

Nacogdoches Self Storage
2903 South St., Nacogdoches

Saturday Bilingual
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Earth Day Mascot craft open for all ages.

Kurth Memorial Library
706 S. Raguet St. Lufkin
936-630-0560
www.cityoflufkin.com/library/

 

Heritage Southern Gospel Band
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm

Spreading the Gospel one song at a time.

Love Offering Benefit at
Macedonia Baptist Church
283 Albritton Ln., Lufkin

Apr
24
Mon
2017
20th Annual Neches River Rendezvous- Lufkin – June 3rd
Apr 24 @ 5:00 am

Neches River
Starts at 7:30am

Registration is now open!!
Register by May 5th for early registration pricing.
Reserve your spot today by visiting
www.lufkintexas.org/whatwedo/neches-river-rendezvous/

Griefshare – Tuesday Afternoons
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Griefshare is a 13 week seminar, on Tuesdays
Feb. 7th – May 2nd,  1:00pm -3:00pm,
that helps people who have lost a loved one to death.

Biblical and practical, participants may join
at any point during the 13 weeks.

Cost is $20 which pays for
the participant workbook.

Timber Creek Church
back parking lot annex
2021 S. John Redditt Dr., Lufkin
936-632-5841
www.griefshare.org

 

Orchestra of the Pines Concert
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

performing
Bartok and Berlioz

A performance of Hungarian composer Bela Bartok’s Viola Concerto.

Cole Concert Hall in the
Wright Music Building on the SFA campus.
2210 Alumni Dr., Nacogdoches, TX.

Apr
25
Tue
2017
Griefshare – Tuesday Afternoons
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Griefshare is a 13 week seminar, on Tuesdays
Feb. 7th – May 2nd,  1:00pm -3:00pm,
that helps people who have lost a loved one to death.

Biblical and practical, participants may join
at any point during the 13 weeks.

Cost is $20 which pays for
the participant workbook.

Timber Creek Church
back parking lot annex
2021 S. John Redditt Dr., Lufkin
936-632-5841
www.griefshare.org

 

Adult Programming: E-mail for Beginners
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

E-mail for Beginners class is open for those 18 years and up.

Please register at library Reference Desk or at 936-630-0566.

This Free Class is limited.

Kurth Memorial Library
706 S. Raguet St., Lufkin
www/cityoflufkin.com/library/

 

Apr
26
Wed
2017
20th Annual Neches River Rendezvous- Lufkin – June 3rd
Apr 26 @ 5:00 am

Neches River
Starts at 7:30am

Registration is now open!!
Register by May 5th for early registration pricing.
Reserve your spot today by visiting
www.lufkintexas.org/whatwedo/neches-river-rendezvous/

Angelina Benefit Rodeo – April 26th – 29th
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm

Dust off your boots and get ready for the Angelina Benefit Rodeo!

George H. Henderson Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin

For more information
www.angelinabenefitrodeo.com

Apr
27
Thu
2017
STEAM 4 Kids: Garbage Art
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Celebrate Earth Day by re-purposing garbage and giving it new life. We will provide the (clean) garbage. Make something beautiful, or make a toy to entertain yourself. You are limited only by your imagination. Ages 7-11 years. Please register by April 26th.

Judy B. McDonald Public Library
1112 North St., Nacogdoches
936-559-2970

Angelina Benefit Rodeo – April 26th – 29th
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm

Dust off your boots and get ready for the Angelina Benefit Rodeo!

George H. Henderson Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin

For more information
www.angelinabenefitrodeo.com

Apr
28
Fri
2017
20th Annual Neches River Rendezvous- Lufkin – June 3rd
Apr 28 @ 5:00 am

Neches River
Starts at 7:30am

Registration is now open!!
Register by May 5th for early registration pricing.
Reserve your spot today by visiting
www.lufkintexas.org/whatwedo/neches-river-rendezvous/

OTT Motorcycle Rally
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am

Come see this year’s Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally.

Located at the
Nacogdoches County Expo and Civic Center
on April 28-29.

Don’t miss out on the exciting events like the OTT BBQ Cook Off, Thunder in the Pines Concert, Globe of Death Stunt Show, Burnout Contest, Custom Bike Show, and more! The historic downtown parade kicks off at 11 a.m. Saturday morning.

Check the website for a complete schedule
and to purchase tickets. www.ottrally.com/

 

 

Crimson Christian Academy Annual Spring Golf Tournament
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm

Registration is at 12 Noon!

DEADLINE: mail forms by April 19th or
email them and pay the entry fees the day of the event.

All proceeds go to operating costs of
Crimson Christian Academy,
the only K-12 Christian School in the area.
Biblical-based, Christian worldview.

Neches Pine Golf Course
700 Lumberjack Dr., Diboll, TX

For entry forms or to sponsor the event
www.crimsonchristian.com

Angelina Benefit Rodeo – April 26th – 29th
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm

Dust off your boots and get ready for the Angelina Benefit Rodeo!

George H. Henderson Expo Center
1200 Ellen Trout Dr., Lufkin

For more information
www.angelinabenefitrodeo.com