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Brazos County Master Gardeners will host their 2011 Fall Gardening Seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 27 at the Brazos Center The program will include presentations on heirloom bulbs; tips for your vegetable garden; and the significance/properties of soil. Registration by Aug. 23 is preferred. Cost is $50, which includes a buffet lunch. For more information, visit www.brazosmg.com or call 823-0129.

Tuesday

CLASSES

Beginning and Intermediate Computer Class, 9 and 10:45 a.m. Southwood Community Center. Four-week course designed for senior adults. $45. parksweb.cstx.gov or 764-6371.

ChildrenNiños Bilingual Education -- Learn Spanish for Children, 8 a.m. to noon or 1 to 5 p.m. 2911 Texas Ave., Suite 203, College Station. For children up to 3 years old. $100 weekly. Register: info@childreninos.org or 229-5625. www.childreninos.org.

ChildrenNiños Bilingual Education -- Learn Spanish/English/French, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 2911 Texas Ave., Suite 203, College Station. $5 per hour for family groups and $15 per hour for individual family. Register: info@childreninos.org or 229-5625. www.childreninos.org.

CLUBS

Bryan Noon Lions Club, 11:30 a.m. The Best Western Atrea, 1920 Austin's Colony Parkway, Bryan. 731-5300.

Brazos County Senior Citizens Association members potluck luncheon, noon. 1402 Bristol St., Bryan. 822-6873.

College Station Kiwanis Club, noon, Hilton Hotel. 846-2778.

Civil Air Patrol, George H.W. Bush Composite Squadron, 6:30 p.m. (cadets) and 7 p.m. (senior members). Coulter Field in Bryan. The local squadron of the Air Force's civilian auxiliary is open to anyone interested in learning more about the CAP's role in cadet programs, aerospace education, emergency operations and homeland security. 229-3660.

Bryan Evening Lions Club, 7 p.m. Feed Barn, Fountain Street.

Brazos Valley Stitchers, 7 to 9 p.m. Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1200 Foxfire Drive in College Station. 2012 program planning meeting. Guests are welcome. 703-6011.

EVENTS

Christian Women's Connection Luncheon, 11:45 a.m. Pebble Creek Country Club. Program: We've Got Rhythm with Sherry Woodruff, music teacher and concert pianist. Woodruff will speak of the "Melody of Life" with all the highs and lows. Also features Mark Taylor and The Theatre Company. $16. R.S.V.P.: bcs-cwc@suddenlink.net or 690-3836.

Primetime After 5 -- High Note Fashions for Fall, 6:15 to 8 p.m. College Station Conference Center. Program: Sherry Woodruff, music teacher and concert pianist from Richmond will sing and speak. Morgan Fitzgerald's will dazzle you with the latest fashion trends. $10. R.S.V.P.: bcstexasafter5@hotmail.com or 219-1879.

Gardening 101 Seminar Series, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. College Station library. Program: Fall Vegetable Gardening with Joe Masabni, vegetable specialist. Learn how to use Earthkind methods to grow fresh vegetables. $10 per person. Pre-register: www.brazosmg.com or 823-0129.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Brazos Ladies Golf Association Playday, 8 a.m. Bryan Golf Course. All adult ladies welcome. Dues: $12 per year.

Intro to Chemotherapy Class, 8:30 a.m. St. Joseph Cancer Center. Free class designed for new chemotherapy patients, family members, caregivers or patients who have already begun treatment and have questions and concerns about symptom management. Pre-registration required: 774-0808.

Three-session Comprehensive Diabetes Program, 9 a.m. to noon. St. Joseph Education Annex, 3030 E. 29th St., Bryan. Designed for people with pre-diabetes or Type 2 diabetes. Topics include meal planning, exercise, medications, complications, self-care management and blood-glucose monitoring. $50 for the three-session course includes a blood glucometer and a one-month membership to the wellness gym. 731-1231.

Sit and Fit Chair Exercise Class, noon to 12:45 p.m. Southwood Community Center, 1520 Rock Prairie Road, College Station. mrodgers@cstx.gov or 764-6371.

Line Dancing, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Southwood Community Center. mrodgers@cstx.gov or 764-6371.

SSGALS, 5:30 p.m. Hospice Brazos Valley Sterling House, 105 N. Sterling St. Surviving Singles Giving and Living Support -- informal social activity for active widows. Free. Dutch treat dinner at local restaurant. 821-2266.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 5:45 to 7 p.m. St. Joseph Education Annex, 3030 E. 29th St., Suite 100, in Bryan. 846-0617.

Pre-natal class, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 1651 Rock Prairie Road. Topic: Pain Management for Labor and Delivery. 693-2762.

Alzheimer's Support Group, 6:30 p.m. Watercrest at Bryan. www.watercrestbryan.com or 703-7088.

MADD Support Group, 6:30 p.m. MADD, 307 S. Main Street No. 111, Bryan. For victims and survivors of DWI crashes and those interested. 823-7008.

National Alliance on Mental Illness BV Family and Consumer support groups, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 3141 Briarcrest Drive, Suite 513, Bryan. Open to anyone with a mental illness and their family members. Free. 777-9455.

Wednesday

CLASSES

ChildrenNiños Bilingual Education -- Learn Spanish for Children, 8 a.m. to noon or 1 to 5 p.m. 2911 Texas Ave., Suite 203, College Station. For children up to 3 years old. $100 weekly. Register: info@childreninos.org or 229-5625. www.childreninos.org.

ChildrenNiños Bilingual Education -- Learn Spanish/English/French, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 2911 Texas Ave., Suite 203, College Station. $5 per hour for family groups and $15 per hour for individual family. Register: info@childreninos.org or 229-5625. www.childreninos.org.

CLUBS

Bryan Rotary Club, noon to 1 p.m., Briarcrest Country Club.

EVENTS

Genealogy computer User Group, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Southwood Community Center. Learn how to use online programs to research and record your genealogy. mrodgers@cstx.gov or 764-6371.

Amigos del Valle de Brazos 4th Gathering, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Santa Teresa Guadalupe Hall, 1212 Lucky St., Bryan. Advocates for seniors ages 62 and over (no children). Information on how to talk to your doctor, power of attorney, wills and documentation of your paperwork will be provided. 775-0014.

Last day to register for the first annual Hog Splash Mudd Volleyball Tournament, 9 a.m., behind Slovacek Sausage in Snook. Food, fun, beer. Team entry levels start at $350. www.hospicebrazosvalley.org or info@hogsplash.org or 821-2266.

GARDEN & MARKETS

Independent Growers Market, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sons of Hermann Lodge parking lot, 1104 W. William J. Bryan Parkway. Garden-direct fruit and vegetables.

Garden Line, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 823-0129 and have your gardening questions answered by a Brazos County Master Gardener.

Brazos Valley Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m. Village Foods parking lot, 1760 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan. hpw@tconline.net or 229-5503.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Seniors Golf Tournament, 7:30 a.m. Bryan Golf Course, 206 W. Villa Maria Road in Bryan. $5 entry.

Pre-service for New Workers, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Barbara Bush Parent Center. State Bill 558, safety, health, supervision, guidance, self-esteem, stages of development, communicable diseases, appropriate activities and prevention of child abuse and neglect. Free for CNBE members or $25 for non-members. www.childreninos.org or 229-5625.

Play Baby Play support group, 4:30 p.m. Hospice Brazos Valley Sterling House, 105 N. Sterling St., Bryan. Open to any community member -- especially parents whose child has been diagnosed with a disability or terminal disease (Trisomy 18, Trisomy 13, cerebral palsy and cancer, for example). Designed to help parents understand how to process their grief in a safe and positive environment. 821-2266.

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