Events

Jul
27
Mon
Word of Faith Youth Missions 2015 – July 25th – August 1st
Jul 27 all-day

Nickels For Nicaragua
Word of Faith Church
Youth Missions
Joaquin, TX.

We are praying for supporting
sponsors in funding and prayer.

If you would like more information
please visit our website or contact us.

www.razoo.com/story/Nickels-For-Nicaragua

Melissa Carroll 936-269-9128

Jul
28
Tue
Word of Faith Youth Missions 2015 – July 25th – August 1st
Jul 28 all-day

Nickels For Nicaragua
Word of Faith Church
Youth Missions
Joaquin, TX.

We are praying for supporting
sponsors in funding and prayer.

If you would like more information
please visit our website or contact us.

www.razoo.com/story/Nickels-For-Nicaragua

Melissa Carroll 936-269-9128

Boys & Girls Club Summer Day Camp Program – June 8th – August 7th
Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB
909 South Angelina, Lufkin

Swimming, sports, field trips,
educational activities, etc.,
breakfast and lunch provided.

Ages: 1st grade and up.

For price or more information
Tracy 936-632-3301 or
visit www.bgcdet.org

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Gear up, train up and put your powers to the test!

Superheroes will rise!
Dr. Boredom has stolen all superheroes and villains’ powers.
It’s up to you to help forces unite, beat
Boredom and all that stands against summer fun!

Don’t miss action-packed activities,
epic showdown performances,
character appearance and extraordinary events.

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon.-Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

YALALAG: A MOUNTAIN VILLAGE IN MEXICO – May 23rd – Nov. 6th
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

This exhibit explores the customs,
daily life ad heritage of modern day people
who live in Villa Hidalgo Yalalag
– A Zapotec village located in the
Sierra Juarez Mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico.

You’re invited to an exotic trip south of the border
to learn about the cultural attributes
that give the people of Yalalag a unique take on life!

So pack your bags and go on a journey “south of the border.”

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon. – Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

“Catch a Dragon by the Tale” Summer Reading Program – June 2 – August 7
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am

Registration begins May 18th

Kurth Memorial Library
706 S. Raguet, Lufkin

We will focus on the Orient and having
a Kubuki workshop, a Lion Dancing Exhibition,
Dragon Boat Races, Light Festivals,
Creepy Critters, Gems Rock and much more.

See www.kurthmemoriallibrary.com
for dates & times for programs.

Ages: Everyone
Price: Free
Lorraine Simoneau 936-630-0557

 

H.E.A.R.T Camp for Teenagers – July 28th – 30th
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Navigating the waters of teendom is tough!
The Family Crisis Center of East Texas
is holding the third annual  H.E.A.R.T.
(Healthy Equitable Acceptable Relationships of Teens) Camp.

The camp will teach teens the tools to lead
a life of healthy relationships with their peers,
teachers, and family, and teaches respectful attitudes
and beliefs toward individuals even when angered
by someone’s actions of words.

Camp will be held at the
Stephen F. Austin Campus Recreation
Center Meeting Room in Nacogdoches

Open to male and female teenagers ages 12-18.

Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Registration and admission is  required
for participation and can be found online at
www.fccet.com

For more camp information contat
Quinn Runnels at 936-639-1681
email: qrunnelswset@suddnelinkmail.com

KIDS BOWL FREE SUMMER EVENT at LUFKIN LANES – All Summer Long!!
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Lufkin Lanes
909 S. Chestnut Dr., Lufkin

Ages: 15 & under
There is a charge for shoe rental.

Registered children can bowl 2 games
a day for free. Check website for times.

Must register online  at
www.kidsbowlfree.com

For more information call
Kory at 936-632-5656

 

To The Edge – VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Encounter the God of the Universe

Snack Supper, Bible Stories, Games, Crafts & More!

Bring a Friend for Some FREE FUN!!
No Preregistration Required.

Perritte Memorial United Methodist Church
1025 Durst St., Nacogdoches, TX. 75964
936-564-8427
www.perritteumc.org

Camp Kilimanjaro – VBS July 26th – 31st
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm

First Baptist Church
Garrison, TX.

Ages: PreK – 6th Grade.

You can register online at
www.fbcgarrison.com
or call 936-347-2316 to preregister.

Christian Men’s Center / Christian Men’s Job Corp
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm

CMC/CMJC is a ministry that changes the lives
of men spiritually, emotionally, physically,
economically, and socially.
In other words it ministers to the whole person.

Please come out and hear more about this developing ministry!
Looking for Volunteers, Mentors, and Community Leaders!!

Please invite everyone you know who
has a heart for ministry to attend.

Community Meeting held at Lufkin Middle School

For more information contact John Fulbright, III
email: johnfulbright3@yahoo.com

 

Faith, Family and Fostering
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Azleway’s Children’s Services is actively seeking
families for children who are awaiting homes.
With offices in Tyler, Houston, the
Dallas/Forth Worth Metroplex, Nacogdoches,
and Corsicana, Azleway is committed to meeting
the foster care needs of children who have been
removed from their home due to abuse and neglect.

With that in mind our desire is to partner with you,
our local community members to support
these children in crisis.

We offer a wide variety of opportunities such as fostering,
respite care, fostering to adopt and matched adoptions.

Free to attend.
Azleway Children’s Services
Nacogdoches, TX.

For more information
Magen Anderson
903-707-0090
www.azleway.org

VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

VBS: Camp Kilimanjaro

Ozias Missionary Baptist Church
257 Ozias Rd., Huntington, TX. 75949

Registration is 26th at 5:30pm

For more information
Lena at 936-435-4246

Homecoming and Revival – July 26th – 31st
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm

Sunday July 26th 11am
Monday 27th – Friday 31st. 7pm

Piney Creek Baptist Church
Kennard, TX.

We will have different speakers
each night of the revival.
Friday night will be Youth centered
with refreshments to follow.

For more information
Paul Gillham 936-546-1116

Jul
29
Wed
Word of Faith Youth Missions 2015 – July 25th – August 1st
Jul 29 all-day

Nickels For Nicaragua
Word of Faith Church
Youth Missions
Joaquin, TX.

We are praying for supporting
sponsors in funding and prayer.

If you would like more information
please visit our website or contact us.

www.razoo.com/story/Nickels-For-Nicaragua

Melissa Carroll 936-269-9128

Boys & Girls Club Summer Day Camp Program – June 8th – August 7th
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB
909 South Angelina, Lufkin

Swimming, sports, field trips,
educational activities, etc.,
breakfast and lunch provided.

Ages: 1st grade and up.

For price or more information
Tracy 936-632-3301 or
visit www.bgcdet.org

ART CAMP – June 1 – August 7
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Museum Of East Texas
503 N. 2nd St., Lufkin

Ages: 4-14
Times: 9am-12noon or 1pm-4pm

Students register on a weekly basis,
choosing either a morning session
or an afternoon session.

Information about class offerings and
times of instruction are available at
www.metlufkin.org

Curator of Education, 936-639-4434

Group Swim Lessons – May – August
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am

Boys and Girls Club
Swim Center
909 S. Angelina Ave., Lufkin

Season: May-August
Morning & Afternoon
Ages: 5-16

For more information contact
Erik Cozadd at 936-560-6844

www.bgcdet.org

Zoo Safari 2015 – June 8th – August 14th
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ellen Trout Zoo
Lufkin, TX.

Zoo Safari is a fun, exciting summer camp
program presented by Ellen Trout Zoo.

Ages: Grades 1st-6th
Call for price and other information
936-630-0574

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Gear up, train up and put your powers to the test!

Superheroes will rise!
Dr. Boredom has stolen all superheroes and villains’ powers.
It’s up to you to help forces unite, beat
Boredom and all that stands against summer fun!

Don’t miss action-packed activities,
epic showdown performances,
character appearance and extraordinary events.

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon.-Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

YALALAG: A MOUNTAIN VILLAGE IN MEXICO – May 23rd – Nov. 6th
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

This exhibit explores the customs,
daily life ad heritage of modern day people
who live in Villa Hidalgo Yalalag
– A Zapotec village located in the
Sierra Juarez Mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico.

You’re invited to an exotic trip south of the border
to learn about the cultural attributes
that give the people of Yalalag a unique take on life!

So pack your bags and go on a journey “south of the border.”

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon. – Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

H.E.A.R.T Camp for Teenagers – July 28th – 30th
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Navigating the waters of teendom is tough!
The Family Crisis Center of East Texas
is holding the third annual  H.E.A.R.T.
(Healthy Equitable Acceptable Relationships of Teens) Camp.

The camp will teach teens the tools to lead
a life of healthy relationships with their peers,
teachers, and family, and teaches respectful attitudes
and beliefs toward individuals even when angered
by someone’s actions of words.

Camp will be held at the
Stephen F. Austin Campus Recreation
Center Meeting Room in Nacogdoches

Open to male and female teenagers ages 12-18.

Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Registration and admission is  required
for participation and can be found online at
www.fccet.com

For more camp information contat
Quinn Runnels at 936-639-1681
email: qrunnelswset@suddnelinkmail.com

The Most Excellent Way -Denman Avenue
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Every Wednesday NOON-1 p.m.

Christian support group for those in addiction and those who love them. Free meal served.

Denman Avenue Baptist Church, Lufkin.
Contact Todd Alston at 936.414.5388 for more information

To The Edge – VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Encounter the God of the Universe

Snack Supper, Bible Stories, Games, Crafts & More!

Bring a Friend for Some FREE FUN!!
No Preregistration Required.

Perritte Memorial United Methodist Church
1025 Durst St., Nacogdoches, TX. 75964
936-564-8427
www.perritteumc.org

Camp Kilimanjaro – VBS July 26th – 31st
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm

First Baptist Church
Garrison, TX.

Ages: PreK – 6th Grade.

You can register online at
www.fbcgarrison.com
or call 936-347-2316 to preregister.

VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

VBS: Camp Kilimanjaro

Ozias Missionary Baptist Church
257 Ozias Rd., Huntington, TX. 75949

Registration is 26th at 5:30pm

For more information
Lena at 936-435-4246

Homecoming and Revival – July 26th – 31st
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm

Sunday July 26th 11am
Monday 27th – Friday 31st. 7pm

Piney Creek Baptist Church
Kennard, TX.

We will have different speakers
each night of the revival.
Friday night will be Youth centered
with refreshments to follow.

For more information
Paul Gillham 936-546-1116

Jul
30
Thu
Word of Faith Youth Missions 2015 – July 25th – August 1st
Jul 30 all-day

Nickels For Nicaragua
Word of Faith Church
Youth Missions
Joaquin, TX.

We are praying for supporting
sponsors in funding and prayer.

If you would like more information
please visit our website or contact us.

www.razoo.com/story/Nickels-For-Nicaragua

Melissa Carroll 936-269-9128

SWIM – PUBLIC SWIM – Year Round
Jul 30 @ 5:30 am

Time: Morning, afternoon or evening
To check swim schedules call
Lufkin 936-632-3301
Nacogdoches 936-560-2344
or visit www.bgcdet.org
Ages: 3- adult
Price: $3.

Boys and Girls Club Lufkin
Swim Center at
909 S. Angelina Ave., Lufkin

Nacogdoches
2712 Park St, Nacogdoches

Recreational and lap swimming.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 

JUNIOR RANGER CAMP – June 1st – August 21st
Jul 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Naranjo Museum

A fun and exciting summer program
for kids who want to learn more about
dinosaurs and natural history.

Junior Rangers will take part in crafts,
games, and other activities that are all
geared toward learning about early Earth.

Time: 8am – 5pm
Grades: 1s -3d & 4th-7thWeekly classes/Rates.

Veronica 936-639-3466
www.naranjomuseum.org

 

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Gear up, train up and put your powers to the test!

Superheroes will rise!
Dr. Boredom has stolen all superheroes and villains’ powers.
It’s up to you to help forces unite, beat
Boredom and all that stands against summer fun!

Don’t miss action-packed activities,
epic showdown performances,
character appearance and extraordinary events.

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon.-Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

YALALAG: A MOUNTAIN VILLAGE IN MEXICO – May 23rd – Nov. 6th
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

This exhibit explores the customs,
daily life ad heritage of modern day people
who live in Villa Hidalgo Yalalag
– A Zapotec village located in the
Sierra Juarez Mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico.

You’re invited to an exotic trip south of the border
to learn about the cultural attributes
that give the people of Yalalag a unique take on life!

So pack your bags and go on a journey “south of the border.”

Children’s Museum of Houston
1500 Binz, Houston, TX. 77004
713-522-1138

Mon. – Sat. 10am – 6pm
Thursdays 10am – 8pm
Sundays 10am – 8pm
For more information
www.cmhouston.org

Homeruns for Hope
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A Project benefiting the children of the dump. Chinendega, Nicaragua. Any baseball/softball donations will be accepted! Bats, gloves, helmets, cleats, balls, pants, belts, socks, hats, etc. Drop your items in the collection boxes located at Lufkin Parks and Recreation office downtown, Morris Frank Park youth baseball field-concession stand, or Dermatology of East Texas-107 Christie. Any questions please call 414.2410 or 414.8040. We will pick up your donations.

Community Education Classes
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Classes beginning March 28, 2013–ongoing– 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Pregnancy Help Center of Lufkin is hosting pregnancy and parenting education classes.
Classes are open for anyone who desires to give their child the best start.

For information or to register, contact the Center at 936.632.9292

H.E.A.R.T Camp for Teenagers – July 28th – 30th
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Navigating the waters of teendom is tough!
The Family Crisis Center of East Texas
is holding the third annual  H.E.A.R.T.
(Healthy Equitable Acceptable Relationships of Teens) Camp.

The camp will teach teens the tools to lead
a life of healthy relationships with their peers,
teachers, and family, and teaches respectful attitudes
and beliefs toward individuals even when angered
by someone’s actions of words.

Camp will be held at the
Stephen F. Austin Campus Recreation
Center Meeting Room in Nacogdoches

Open to male and female teenagers ages 12-18.

Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Registration and admission is  required
for participation and can be found online at
www.fccet.com

For more camp information contat
Quinn Runnels at 936-639-1681
email: qrunnelswset@suddnelinkmail.com

To The Edge – VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Encounter the God of the Universe

Snack Supper, Bible Stories, Games, Crafts & More!

Bring a Friend for Some FREE FUN!!
No Preregistration Required.

Perritte Memorial United Methodist Church
1025 Durst St., Nacogdoches, TX. 75964
936-564-8427
www.perritteumc.org

Camp Kilimanjaro – VBS July 26th – 31st
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm

First Baptist Church
Garrison, TX.

Ages: PreK – 6th Grade.

You can register online at
www.fbcgarrison.com
or call 936-347-2316 to preregister.

VBS – July 26th – 30th
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

VBS: Camp Kilimanjaro

Ozias Missionary Baptist Church
257 Ozias Rd., Huntington, TX. 75949

Registration is 26th at 5:30pm

For more information
Lena at 936-435-4246

Homecoming and Revival – July 26th – 31st
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm

Sunday July 26th 11am
Monday 27th – Friday 31st. 7pm

Piney Creek Baptist Church
Kennard, TX.

We will have different speakers
each night of the revival.
Friday night will be Youth centered
with refreshments to follow.

For more information
Paul Gillham 936-546-1116

The Most Excellent Way-Thursday
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Every Thursday 7:00 p.m.

Christian alternative to chemical dependency.

Trinity Baptist Church 2909 E. Lufkin Ave(across from LHS) contact Billy Wingwood at 936.208.2429 for more information or visit bgwj76@yahoo.com