Grimes County Health Resource Center Food Drive: Helping restock the center’s emergency food pantry from August 5th to August 30th. You can drop off non-perishable items at their office inside the CHI St. Joseph Grimes Hospital. For more information, call 936-870-4575.
Red Cross Blood Drive: Happening at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Navasota on Tuesday, August 20th from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm. To schedule your appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org.
City of Navasota Talent Show: Happening at Brosig Auditorium on Saturday, August 24th at 6 pm. Admission will be $2 and all proceeds raised will be donated to the Parks and Recreation Department. For more information, email email@example.com or call 936-825-6475.
Flag Football Registration: Underway for the Anderson-Shiro league for grades pre-K through 12th grade. Games will be on Saturday’s in Anderson. Registration fee is $35 for the first child, and $30 for each additional child. Registration ends on August 23rd. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spaghetti Lunch & Ice Cream Social: Happening at the Iola Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, August 31st beginning at 11 am. This fundraising event is donation only! For more information, call 979-218-7416, 512-539-6792 or visit the Iola VFD Cookoff Fundraiser Facebook page.
125th Labor Day Weekend Homecoming & Bazaar: Hosted by St. Mary’s Catholic church in Plantersville on Sunday, September 1st. It will feature a BBQ meal at 11 am in an air condition tent, plus crafts, kid’s activities, auctions and tours of the 1917 German painted church. For more information,. call 936-894-2223 or go to smsj.org.
Navasota City Pool: Opened for the summer on June 5th. Pool hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 3 pm to 8 pm and on Sundays from 2 pm to 6 pm. The cost is $3 per person and they will even have cabanas for rent during business hours! For more information, visit navasotatx.gov or call 936-825-6475.
Free G.E.D. Classes: Offered by Blinn College every Monday and Wednesday at the Navasota Center from 6pm to 9 pm. For more information, call 979-209-7567.
Sunday mornings: Join pastor Chad McMillan for the Great Awakenings Radio Broadcast at 8:30 am every Sunday morning right here on Willy 1550 and 98.7 FM.
Grimes County’s Veteran Services Officer has new hours: You can now meet with Jay Lafferty from 8 am to 1 pm, Mondays through Thursdays, and will be open through lunch, at his office in the Courthouse Annex at 114 Buffington Ave. in Anderson. For more, call 836-873-4490, or email email@example.com.
Veterans: If you still want to be of Service, the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol needs specialists in I.T., Telecommunications, Mission Support, Management and Program and Sector Enforcement. For details, call Grimes County Veterans Services Officer Jay Lafferty at 936-873-4490.