Stagecoach Days at the Fanthorp Inn in Anderson are Saturday, July 13, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take a trip back to 1850 as you explore what life was like traveling on the Texas frontier. Don’t miss this great opportunity to ride our mule-drawn stagecoach. Also enjoy a tour of Henry Fanthorp’s beautifully preserved inn or sit on the front porch and enjoy the sweet sound of dulcimer music. Texas Parks and Wildlife presents Fanthorp Inn to you without admission fees but with a suggested donation of $4 ($10 with coach ride) for adults and $2 ($5 with coach ride) for children. For more information contact Jordan Anderson, 936-878-2214 x 224 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Anderson Knights of Columbus will be holding their annual bazaar including a barbecue dinner, auction and raffle as well as fun for the children too. The event takes place Sunday, July 14, and will begin 11 a.m. at the KC Hall in Anderson. Come out and support these Knights as proceeds from the bazaar will benefit charities and the needy.
The Grimes County Mobile Food Bank will be held Thursday, July 11, from 10 a.m. until noon at the Grimes County Expo Center. All Grimes County residents are eligible to participate. Proof of residency is required.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension will host a one-day Grimes County Leadership Camp Thursday, July 25, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Extension Office, 203 Veterans Memorial Dr., Navasota. This camp is free to all children in the community from 8 to 18 years old and includes outdoor and indoor activities, water games, craft activities and more. Lunch will be provided. For more information contact the Grimes County Extension office, 936-873-3907. Please go online or at the extension office and fill out the participant form to register by July 19. If you have problems getting registered in time, just call Stacey Male at the office.
Summer is flying by as it usually does and before long students, parents, teachers and administration will return to their normal school day routine. Mark your calendars now for Meet the Teacher night Aug. 12. The Elementary meet and greet will be from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. and the Jr./Sr. High will do the same from 5:30 p.m. till 7 p.m.
Happy birthday this week to July 11- Haley Bennett, Anthony Sicinski, Geneva Sicinski and Pearl Steinkuehler; July 12- Rickie Lemons, Dianne Blair, Debbie Lero and Eva Ghazi; July 13- Susan Wisnoski and Kyleigh Backhus; July 14- Joey Schulze, Cynthia Todd, Laveta Malek and Pam Evans; July 15- Maren Darst; July 16- Darrell Dietrich, Dianne Kolbasinski, John Branch and Ivey Perry; July 17- Marla Gurka, Johnny LeFlore, Weston Allen, Erin Kimich and Matthew Flournoy.
Happy Anniversary this week to: July 11- Carl and Tina Schroeder, 32 years; July 12- Jerry and Hope Moriarty, 22 years; July 12- Jeff and Natalie Nobles, 16 years; July 12- Matt and Kirby Borski, 10 years; July 12- Gary and Bonnie Klodzinski, 39 years; July 14- Tommy and Barbara Szymczak, 46 years; July 14- Dennis and Pam Johnson, 29 years; July 15- Travis and Tammi Hughey, two years; July 16- Steven and LaShonda Keen, 14 years; July 16- Zach and Monica Hurst, eight years; and July 16- Doug and Kodi Burdette, eight years.
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