MARK YOUR CALENDARS
The Brazos Valley Czech Heritage Society (BVCHS) and the Czech Educational Foundation of Texas (CEFT) are joining together to offer 15 weeks of Czech language classes. 846-2035; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brazos County Senior Citizens Association luncheon, noon. 1402 Bristol St., Bryan. 822-6873.
Bryan Noon Lions Club, Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive. 776-8338.
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. For more information, call squadron commander Col. Don Wheeler at 220-8737.
Bryan Evening Lions Club -- board meeting, 7 p.m. Feed Barn. 822-0270.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Brazos Ladies Golf Association Playday, 8 a.m. Bryan Golf Course. All adult ladies welcome. Dues: $12 per year.
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.
Texas Research Ramblers Genealogical Society, 9:30 a.m. 1651 Rock Prairie Road. Speaker: Gloria Candelaria of Victoria, a specialist in pre-republic history of Texas, will talk about Hispanic surnames.
Bryan Rotary Club, noon to 1 p.m. Briarcrest Country Club.
GARDEN & MARKETS
Independent Growers Market, 7 to 11 a.m. Sons of Hermann Lodge parking lot, 1104 W. William J. Bryan Parkway. Local gardeners sell locally grown fruit and vegetables.
Garden Line, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 823-0129 to 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 Dr., Bryan. email@example.com or 229-5503.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Seniors Golf Tournament, 7:30 a.m. Bryan Golf Course, 206 W. Villa Maria Road in Bryan. $5 entry.
Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon to 1 p.m. A&M Church of Christ -- Alpha Room, 2475 Earl Rudder Frwy. S. Open 12-step meeting for compulsive overeaters, anorexics, bulimics and food addicts. Newcomers welcome. Meeting is in English. www.oa.org.
Adults with ADHD Support Group, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Christ United Methodist Church Annex Building, 4203 Texas 6 South. 690-6816 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
College Station Rotary Club, 6:45 a.m. Hilton Hotel. 846-2111.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) local chapter meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Gattitown, College Station. Dr. Wayne Hayenga, Extension Economist, retired, will discuss "Paperwork to make it easier for loved ones."
Rotary Club of Aggieland, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hilton Hotel. 696-2500.
City of Bryan Toastmasters, noon to 1 p.m. Bryan Public Library, 201 E. 26th St. 209-5600.
Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 937 dinner and meeting, 6 p.m. C&J Bar-B-Que, 1010 South Texas Ave., Bryan. Guests are welcome.
Legislative Wrap-Up and Training, 6 to 8:30 p.m. College Station Conference Center. RSVP by Aug. 24: 255-5955 or 845-4612. The Arc of Texas' Governmental Affairs team will be facilitating a session on: important highlights of the 81st legislative session; what bills did or did not pass; and what individuals and groups can do before next session. email@example.com or 1-800-252-9729.
Brazos Barbershop rehearsal, 7 p.m. First Baptist Church in College Station. 693-0710.
College Station Toastmasters, 7 p.m. Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 Rio Grande Blvd. 832-588-5434 or 979-690-5077.
Men's Chorus, 7 p.m. A&M United Methodist Church in College Station. 693-0710.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Bridges to Hope Class, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 1602 Rock Prairie Road, Suite 130B, The Hope Cancer Center. 693-2900.
Surgical Weight Loss Seminars, 6 p.m. St. Joseph Regional Rehabilitation Center Quilter's Cafe, 1600 Joseph Drive, Bryan. Physicians will help you decide whether gastric-bypass, lap-band surgery or gastric sleeve can help with your obesity-related health problems. 821-7329. Reservation required.
Palmer Drug Abuse Program Brazos Valley, 6 to 7 p.m. First Baptist Church-Bryan, 3100 Cambridge Drive. Ages 13 to 25. 739-4253.
Friends & Family CPR and First Aid for Children, 6 to 9 p.m., St. Joseph Education Annex, 3030 E. 29th St., Suite 100, in Bryan. $30 per person/$40 per couple. 731-1231.
Celebrate Recovery Program, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Central Baptist Church, 1991 FM 158, College Station. www.cbcbryan.org or 776-9977.
College Station Mayor's Council on Physical Fitness weekly fun run/walk, 7:30 p.m. American Pavilion at Veterans Park. Free six-month fitness program. Texas A&M Roadrunner's Club leads weekly two-mile excursions. There is a 1-mile trail and an on/off road track. For runners and walkers of all skill levels. www.cstx.gov/fitness.