Milano country jamboree ahead Saturday at 7 p.m.
MILANO—The monthly Milano Junction Country & Gospel Jamboree will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 in the Milano Civic Center, sponsored by the Milano Senior Citizens.
Tena Galbreath, publicist, said all musicians are invited to participate and listeners are welcome. Admission is free and refreshments will be available. Full Story
Garden clubs set plant sale at Tejas Festival
Linwood Acres Garden Club will hold its annual plant exchange during the Tejas Festival on Saturday, March 3. “It’s a great time to start transplanting, start seedlings and start thinking about what you can dig up for the plant exchange,” said Janice King, publicist. Full Story
Milam RTA to meet at RJH on March 7
Milam County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 7 at the Rockdale Jr. High School. Members and guests will be treated to lunch at 11:30 a.m. and entertainment by school band members.
President Jamie Larson encourages all members to attend this important planning meeting. Full Story
MCRTA can help May college grads
If you are a graduate of a Milam County high school and will graduate from college in May with a degree in education, the Milam County Retired Teachers Association can help you.
Future teachers must take exit exams in their fields at a cost of $125 per subject. Add to that the cost to get the results and graduation becomes even more expensive. Full Story
Genealogy society to meet here Tuesday
Milam County Genealogical Society will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at CNBRockdale. Visitors are welcome. Refreshments will be provided by members whose surnames begin with P through Z. Paper goods, ice and drinks will be provided.— Linda Whorton, publicity Full Story
Kitchen herbs topic for Crown Garden Club
Members of the Crown Garden Club and two guests met at the home of Peggy Cooke for a February salad luncheon with Jean Haupt co-host. During the meal, members discussed herbs and spices used in the dishes in keeping with the theme of the meeting, “Kitchen Herbs.” Full Story
‘Best Little Quilt Show in Texas’ Feb. 24-25
LaGRANGE—The Colorado Valley Quilt Guild will hold their 12th annual “Best Little Quilt Show in Texas” on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Fayette County Fairgrounds in LaGrange.
Admission is $5 with children 12 and under free. Events will include a judged quilt exhibit, games, vendors and a quilt drawing. Full Story
Bailey Building music revue postponed
MIL AN O — Friends of the Bai - ley Bank Building in Milano have announced the postponment of an evening of “Memories,” a musical revue of old time favorites starring local talent.
The event was to be held March 3, but will be scheduled for a new date later in the year.
For more information, contact Martha Newman, 455-2401. Full Story
Salty Cemetery Association
The Salty Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 5 in the Salty Church. Full Story
Sunshine ‘n Shadows Quilt Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 23 at Meadowbrook Baptist Church fellowship hall, according to Eddie Davidson, publicist. “Visitors are welcome,” she said. For more information call 446- 6316. Full Story
Thursday Reading Club
Thursday Reading Club’s nex t meeting will be March 8 at the home of Carole Simank. Charlotte Rogers will present the program.— Geri Burnett, reporter Full Story
Town & Country Club
Thorndale Town & County Club’s next meeting will be at the home of Betty Atkins in the Pleasant Retreat community at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23.—Darleen Tucker, secretary Full Story
Grief support meetings
CAMERON—Standards Hospice is holding Grief Support Group meetings at 6 p.m. the second and fourth Thursdays, according to Greg Nichols, chaplain. Location is 115 N. Central in Cameron. Full Story