Events

Jul
7
Tue
Boys & Girls Club Summer Day Camp Program – June 8th – August 7th
Jul 7 @ 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

CAMP CREATE – July 6th – 10th
Jul 7 @ 8:45 am – 12:30 pm

Summer camp exploring music, dance & drama.

Ages: K-8th grade
Price $25

Lufkin First United Methodist Church
805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin

For more information contact
Dr. Earnest Boamah 936-639-3141

 

Deeper Life Regional Convention: Come Up Higher! – July 5th – 8th
Jul 7 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

SPIRITUAL BOOT CAMP:
In depth Bible Study & preaching,
fervent prayer, International praise & worship.

Free to attend and registration not required.
Sun. ………… July 5th……….. 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Mon.-Wed. ..July 6th-8th, .. 9:00am – 9:00pm
Free lunch & refreshments Mon.- Wed.

Plano Centre
2000 E. Spring Creek Pkwy,
Plano, TX. 75074

For more information
www.DeeperLifeDallas.org

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 7 @ 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

TANABATA “STAR” FESTIVAL
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Tuesday July 7th Only!

As legend is told in the Japanese culture,
Vega and Altair are separated by the Milky Way.
They are allowed to meet only once a year
on the 7th day of the 7th month.
This reunion marks the celebration of
the Tanabata (meaning the evening of the 7th).

Don’t miss traditional Japanese dances, movies and story telling.

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

Timber Tots – July 6th – 10th
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Children gather at the museum each morning
for forestry and nature related activities.

Ages: 4-Kindergarten

Texas Forestry Museum
1905 Atkinson. Lufkin

For prices and more information
Kaitlin Wieseman 936-632-9535
email: kwieseman@treestexas.com
or visit: www.treetexas.com

YALALAG: A MOUNTAIN VILLAGE IN MEXICO – May 23rd – Nov. 6th
Jul 7 @ 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 7 @ 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

 

KIDS BOWL FREE SUMMER EVENT at LUFKIN LANES – All Summer Long!!
Jul 7 @ 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

 

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – July 7th – 10th
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Apostolic Lighthouse Pentecostal Church
1801 Durst St., Nacogdoches

A  meal will be served at the beginning.
VBS includes action songs, puppets, games,
crafts, and of course Scripture teachings and lessons.

It’s gonna be a blast!

www.alofnac.org

Jul
8
Wed
Boys & Girls Club Summer Day Camp Program – June 8th – August 7th
Jul 8 @ 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 8 @ 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

Deeper Life Regional Convention: Come Up Higher! – July 5th – 8th
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

SPIRITUAL BOOT CAMP:
In depth Bible Study & preaching,
fervent prayer, International praise & worship.

Free to attend and registration not required.
Sun. ………… July 5th……….. 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Mon.-Wed. ..July 6th-8th, .. 9:00am – 9:00pm
Free lunch & refreshments Mon.- Wed.

Plano Centre
2000 E. Spring Creek Pkwy,
Plano, TX. 75074

For more information
www.DeeperLifeDallas.org

Group Swim Lessons – May – August
Jul 8 @ 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 8 @ 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 8 @ 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 8 @ 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

The Most Excellent Way -Denman Avenue
Jul 8 @ 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

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – July 7th – 10th
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Apostolic Lighthouse Pentecostal Church
1801 Durst St., Nacogdoches

A  meal will be served at the beginning.
VBS includes action songs, puppets, games,
crafts, and of course Scripture teachings and lessons.

It’s gonna be a blast!

www.alofnac.org

Jul
9
Thu
SWIM – PUBLIC SWIM – Year Round
Jul 9 @ 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 9 @ 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

 

CAMP CREATE – July 6th – 10th
Jul 9 @ 8:45 am – 12:30 pm

Summer camp exploring music, dance & drama.

Ages: K-8th grade
Price $25

Lufkin First United Methodist Church
805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin

For more information contact
Dr. Earnest Boamah 936-639-3141

 

DOG DAYS OF SUMMER
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Thursday July 9th & Saturday July 11th

Come raise the woof  with
Houston World Series of Dog Shows
musical demos, Frisbee catching and more!

Get a sneak peek during
Free Family Night Thursday, July 9
and on Saturday, July 11.

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

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 9 @ 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

Timber Tots – July 6th – 10th
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Children gather at the museum each morning
for forestry and nature related activities.

Ages: 4-Kindergarten

Texas Forestry Museum
1905 Atkinson. Lufkin

For prices and more information
Kaitlin Wieseman 936-632-9535
email: kwieseman@treestexas.com
or visit: www.treetexas.com

YALALAG: A MOUNTAIN VILLAGE IN MEXICO – May 23rd – Nov. 6th
Jul 9 @ 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 9 @ 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

 

Community Education Classes
Jul 9 @ 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

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – July 7th – 10th
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Apostolic Lighthouse Pentecostal Church
1801 Durst St., Nacogdoches

A  meal will be served at the beginning.
VBS includes action songs, puppets, games,
crafts, and of course Scripture teachings and lessons.

It’s gonna be a blast!

www.alofnac.org

The Most Excellent Way-Thursday
Jul 9 @ 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

Jul
10
Fri
SWIM – PUBLIC SWIM – Year Round
Jul 10 @ 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.

 

 

CAMP CREATE – July 6th – 10th
Jul 10 @ 8:45 am – 12:30 pm

Summer camp exploring music, dance & drama.

Ages: K-8th grade
Price $25

Lufkin First United Methodist Church
805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin

For more information contact
Dr. Earnest Boamah 936-639-3141

 

SUMMER of EPIC ADVENTURE: Forces Unite – May 23rd – Sept. 7th
Jul 10 @ 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

Timber Tots – July 6th – 10th
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Children gather at the museum each morning
for forestry and nature related activities.

Ages: 4-Kindergarten

Texas Forestry Museum
1905 Atkinson. Lufkin

For prices and more information
Kaitlin Wieseman 936-632-9535
email: kwieseman@treestexas.com
or visit: www.treetexas.com

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

KIDS BOWL FREE SUMMER EVENT at LUFKIN LANES – All Summer Long!!
Jul 10 @ 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

 

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – July 7th – 10th
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Apostolic Lighthouse Pentecostal Church
1801 Durst St., Nacogdoches

A  meal will be served at the beginning.
VBS includes action songs, puppets, games,
crafts, and of course Scripture teachings and lessons.

It’s gonna be a blast!

www.alofnac.org

Bible Prophecy Revival – July 10-12
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm

Friday & Saturday 7:00pm
Sunday 11:00am

Speaker will be
Frank Holbrath, Evanelist,
pastor of Liberty Hill Baptist Church,
Sn Augustine, TX.

Nursery Available.

Lily Grove Baptist Church
8151 FM 1638, Nacogdoches
Past FM 343 on 1638 or
between FM 343 & FM 698 on FM 1638

For more info, 936-585-2833 or
936-615-3860
www.lillygrovenac.webs.com

 

Friday Night Praise
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm

Friday Night Praise, 7:00 pm
Every Second Friday of the Month

Contemporary Worship Pastor Joel Wier and band,
will lead in an intense worship experience
to glorify the Lord.

It will be a time of rejoicing and thanksgiving,
remembering and testifying,
a time to passionately seek out His face, sing,
shout and pray.

The community is invited to attend.

Harmony Hill Baptist Church
2708 S. Chestnut
Lufkin

Contact Joel at
936.632.1350
for more information.

The Hoppers
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm

Friday July 10th Only!

Great Southern Gospel Music!
Their sincere delivery of the most
powerful message of the gospel through
word and song engages audiences of all ages.

First Baptist Church
350 N. Main, Vidor TX.
Phone 409-769-2418

Doors open at 6pm

You can purchase pre-sale tickets at
bit.ly/TheHoppersVidor

or you can purchase tickets at
FBC Vidor or day of the show.